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Principal's Corner:
  from Antionette Hamilton   

Dear Patriot Families,

There is new, updated Bond information.  For our district wide Bond timeline, click here: http://www.uticak12.org/2018bond/updates

For our junior high Bond update information, click here:  Print Version of Junior High Timeline


MSTEP TESTING:
Seventh graders will be tested in English language arts and mathematics using a computer. They will be assigned specific dates and times to take the M-STEP during the April 29 – May 24, 2019 online testing window. M-STEP will provide an accurate view of your child’s achievement levels and learning needs to help us identify areas where we can improve instruction and teaching.

As parents/guardians, you play an important role in your child’s academic success.

• Encourage your child to approach the M-STEP with a positive attitude.
• Ensure your child gets plenty of rest the night before, has a good breakfast, and comes to school on time each day.


**Check out our upcoming events below! 


Sincerely

Mrs. Antionette Hamilton,, Principal



Dates to Remember

April 29-May 24     MSTEP testing for 7th & 8th  grade 

May 27 No School, Memorial Day, school resumes May 28

May 29 Honors Award Ceremony:
                        7th & 8th   @ 9:20am
                         9th             @ 1:10pm

May 30 Spring Band & Choir Concert @ 7pm in Gym

May 31 Freshman Formal 6-9pm

June 1         Saturday, SOS 5K Run/Walk @ Dodge Park

June 6        Parent Sounding Board meeting @ 6:30  in MC

June 12,13,14     Final Exams, half day of school,
dismissal 11:12am
                        


Our Mission

The Jeannette Junior High Community will provide all students with a positive learning environment in which they can become respectful, responsible, and productive citizens.
Events and Announcements

Students must have their ID card on them at all times during the school day.   All students will receive an ID at the beginning of each school year. 

 Please check the Principal's Corner for upcoming events and announcements for Jeannette Junior High School.
About UCS

Utica Community Schools is Michigan's second largest school district.  

Student achievement in the district outpace all county, state and national averages. The district's graduation rate is 12 points higher than the state average and students are staff are regularly honored for excellence.

For more information on Utica Community Schools, please visit this link .