Middle School Blog

MS Lang. Arts, week of 10/22 – 10/26…

Hello Parents! Reminders: Vocab. homework due Tuesday this week, reading log due on Friday, 10/26. Vocab. quiz on Friday, 10/26. The 3 required AR books to be read for this quarter are Non-fiction books. They have until the end of the quarter and can test on more than...

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Religion Class Flash

Getting comfortable with this blog thing! Thought I'd come up with a new name! It's a gas, gas, gas! Our first quarter went swimmingly! Lots of student improvement in all classes! Progress not perfection! I love these young women and men! Working on maturity without...

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Mrs. Murphy Math and Science Blog Week of 10/07/18

All Parents: I want to apologize for not posting a blog the past two weeks. Also, all 7th and 8th grade students took a STAR Math test last week. I compared the scores from the beginning of the year, and I was thrilled with the results - as I'm sure you will be too....

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Religion Class Update

October is the month of the Blessed Mary! We will be doing the living Rosary in the next couple of weeks! It will be a learning process for me, but with the help of the students, it will be a wonderful experience for all! 6th grade is taking a detour in our usual work...

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MS Lang. Arts, week of 9/24 – 9/28…

Hello Parents! Reminders: Vocab. homework due Tuesday this week, reading log due on Friday, 9/28. Vocab. quiz on Friday, 9/28. Parent/Teacher Conference sheets went home today. Please see sheet for your assigned date and time.  Next week is the last week of grades for...

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Religion Class Update

Hello! Hope everyone had a blessed weekend! 6th grade did a fantastic job on their first Mass this past week! We will be starting on chapter 4 this week. 7th grade will be doing their first Mass on Thursday! They all participated in writing at least two prayers for...

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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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