Upcoming Schedule for Incoming 6th Graders

Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School
School Counseling Department

SCHEDULE FOR INCOMING SIXTH GRADERS
2017-2018



Date
Description
Wednesday, January 18
The orientation program for the fifth grade parents begins in the Auditorium of the Middle School at 7:30 pm.  Parents preview the sixth grade program and meet the administration and counselors.  Program of Studies booklet distributed to parents attending the program.
Wednesday, January 25
Snow date for orientation program (same time and place as above)
  February Mathematics inventory test administered by all fifth grade teacher
        March                             2017-2018 Course recommendation mailed home
 Thursday,
March 31
 Deadline to contact Guidance Office regarding discrepancies in your child's course recommendations
 April Principal and counselors address fifth graders in their classrooms re: middle school, orientation events, and to alleviate anxiety about upcoming change of school
   May     
Each elementary school visits LCJSMS for the Open Doors Program.  This program features a tour and presentations by the principal, counselors and STOKES director.  Current sixth graders participate as well to help answer any questions.   
 September 16-17     STOKES