May 2011: Middle School Notes
It’s hard to believe that this is our final E-Newsletter! We hope that parents and students had a fulfilling school year so far, and are looking forward to the busy and exhilarating pace of May and June. We would also like to thank you all for all of your help with the various events throughout the year. Thank you for making our job easy!
Middle School Events in May/June 2011
Coming up in May:
Tuesday, May 3 - Round the World “RTW” Culminating Event for Class VI! The day begins with a surprise lunch for all middle schoolers and ends with an evening presentation for Class VI families and friends at 6 p.m., in Morrison Forum and all Middle School Classrooms.
Friday, May 6 – dawg-a-pella 2011! Join Nobles resident a cappella groups, the Nobleonians and the Greensleeves, for a fun evening of song, featuring The Northern Lights (Newton North), Forte (Newton), The Roxbury Latin Latonics, St. Marks Cat's Meow, St. Marks Octet, and special guests, The 508's! Performances start at 7:30 p.m. in Lawrence Auditorium.
Friday, May 6 - Middle School Multi-School Dance, Richardson Gym 7-9:30 p.m.
Friday May 6 - We hope all Class V parents can join us (while your children are at the dance) at the Class V Parent Social in the Castle from 7-10 p.m.
Friday, May 13 - Saturday, May 14 - Nobles Graduate/Reunion Weekend
Tuesday, May 17-Saturday, May 21 - Spring Musical, Urinetown
Wednesday, May 18 - The extremely popular Class V Solar Car Races & All-School BBQ on the tennis courts! Come and watch the various creations of the Fifthies as students race them across the tennis courts! Races begin after 10:30 a.m. (Rain dates: May 19 and 20)
Wednesday, May 25 - Come cheer on the Middle School teams as they finish their Spring season competing against Milton. Please refer to the athletic website, www.nobles.edu/athletics, for times and locations.
Thursday, May 26 - Middle School Day of Service! This is an important “command performance” for all Middle School students. No classes or Afternoon Program. Details to follow.
Monday, May 30 - No School - Memorial Day
Coming up in June:
Friday, June 3 - Nobles Graduation Day! Graduation is a required event for all students. All students should arrive at school by 8:15 a.m. All-School Assembly in Lawrence Auditorium will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. Graduation ceremonies will begin at 10:00 a.m., and pick-up will be at the Middle School at noon. No lunch will be served. Graduation Dress Code: Girls - dress, skirt or dress pants. Boys - jacket and tie. No sneakers for any student.
Monday, June 6 - Thursday, June 9 - Final Exams!
Monday, June 6: English/EVL in the morning; Classics in the afternoon
Tuesday, June 7: Science in the morning
Wednesday, June 8: Modern Language in the morning; Geography/Civics in the afternoon
Thursday, June 9: Math in the morning
Thursday, June 9 - Class V Step Up Ceremony in Morrison Forum starting at 11:15 a.m. Class V parents, please come and share the experience as your Fifthie make the transition to the Upper School. BBQ to follow on the “The Beach.”
Friday, June 10 - No School - Comment Writing Day.
Monday, June 13 - Final Day of School! All-School Asembly, mini classes, individual advisor meetings. Students are dismissed after their advisor meeting.
Class V Reps
Anu Gulati (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Heather Zink (email@example.com)
Class VI Reps
Carol Taiclet (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Heather Woodworth (email@example.com)