JH Testing Schedule Updates
The junior high school will begin testing on Wednesday June 17, and will test on June 17(math), 18(ELA),19(Science), 22(Social Studies),23(French or Spanish). Only eighth graders taking French or Spanish, or that need to make up an exam will be required to attend on June 23. All testing days will dismiss at 10:45 am. On Wednesday June 17, 2015 the Algebra I Common Core Regents will be given at noon. The Physical Setting/Earth Science Regents will be given on Friday June 19, 2015 beginning at 8:00 am.
Physical Education Curriculum Literacy
Pictured below are students in Michelle Trimboli's and Tom Miller's Physical Education class. They are participating in one of several literacy strategies with their students. This one is called a gallery walk. The District Leader for Literacy across the curriculum is J.W. Leary Junior High School French teacher Catherine Donahue. (first 2 photos)
Also pictured are students in Mrs. Donahue's Class participating in another interactive lieracy strategy entitled 1-3-6. (last picture)
Pictured above is a bulletin board in Catherine Donahue's room describing each of several literacy strategies.
Seacomm Federal Credit Union recently donated $1,500.00 to the J.W. Leary Junior High School WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) Program. This program is a mentoring program that pairs seventh and eighth grade students together, and works to prevent bullying.
Pictured above (l-r) is J.W. Leary Junior High School Principal Burton Peck, WEB Coordinator and Special education teacher Christine Sweet, and SeaComm representatives Elizabeth LeValley, Kayla Pichette, and Nancy Oakes.