Middle School Blog

Murphy Week of 09/17/18

All Students: I just want to let you know that it has been a joy to teach your children! Also, I will have grades updated sometime this week. I try to keep turnaround time at a two week minimum. Below is a link to an article about the outdoor lab at St. Bartholomew in...

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MS Lang. Arts, week of 9/17 – 9/21…

Hello Parents! Reminders: Vocab homework due Tuesday this week, reading log due on Friday, 9/21. Vocab quiz on Friday, 9/21. Mass this week is on WEDNESDAY! Former IU and former NBA player, Todd Jadlow will be speaking to the school on Thursday at 8:00 A.M. about good...

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Religion Class Update

Last week 6th and 7th grade took a quiz. Know this; if the grade your student received is not acceptable to the student, it is not acceptable to me! I'll always give them the opportunity to retest, but at a price! On this exam, I told those who do, I need a strong...

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MS Lang. Arts, week of 9/10 – 9/14…

Hello Parents! Reminders: Vocab homework due Tuesday this week, reading log due on Friday, 9/14. Vocab quiz on Friday, 9/14. Regular mass this week on Thursday   6th Grade: Rdg: Continue the 6 Traits of Writing (Traits #5 & #6 – Sent. Fluency and Conventions) LA: 6...

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Religion Class Update

Last week we started our review of Chapter 3 for 6th and 7th grade quizzes. We will be taking those in the early part of the week. 8th grade started the history of Monasticism, which started in 251AD. The 4 week class participation grade came out this week! I have...

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MS Lang. Arts, week of 9/4-9/7…

Hello Parents! Reminders: Due to a short week, there are no vocab lists or vocab homework this week. There IS a reading log due on Friday, 9/7. It is already posted in Google Classroom. Student Council officer speeches are this Friday at 1:45, right before spirit day....

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MS Lang. Arts, week of 8/27 – 8/31…

Hello Parents! Reminders: Vocab homework (due Tues.), reading log (due Fri.), and vocab quiz (on Fri.). Last week, I emailed out a copy of the 1st quarter reading log in case kids need it at home, but they can access a copy each week from the Google Classroom...

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Religion Class for This Week

Review of Chapter 2 will begin on Monday. Quiz over Chapter 2 in the workbooks is happening on Tuesday. Wednesday I will be out and Mrs. O'Brien will be subbing, and looking forward to seeing those smiling faces she misses! We'll pick up in the workbooks where we left...

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Feast of St. Rose of Lima Mass

Today the 8th grade lead our school Mass! They did a great job! I was more nervous than they were putting together my 1st Mass, with A LOT of help from MANY! Thank you to ALL who helped and kudos of pride to my 8th graders! Lets keep it going! God bless and love!...

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First Full Week of Religion Class!

6th,7th,and 8th all took their first participation quiz this past Thursday! It was over chapter 1 of their workbooks. In 6th grade we spent a little time in Psalms on Friday! 7th and 8th payed a visit to the sacristy to meditate ,and to help us prepare for our...

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MS Lang. Arts, week of 8/20 – 8/24…

Hello Parents! Reminders: First week for vocab homework (due Tues.), reading log (due Fri.), and vocab quiz (on Fri.). I will email out a copy of the 1st quarter reading log in case kids need it at home, but they can access a copy each week from the Google Classroom...

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