Crusader Week at a Glance for November 17, 2014

James Curran Middle School

Home of the Crusaders

Jason P. Brannen, Principal

Our Curran Crusaders participated in the annual Veterans Day Parade in downtown Bakersfield, on November 11, 2014.

Our James Curran Crusader Marching Band, Flag and Cheerleaders in the Veterans Day Parade

Our James Curran Crusader Marching Band, Flag and Cheerleaders in the Veterans Day Parade

James Curran Crusader Marching Band

 

JCMS 702 Battalion Third Brigade California Cadet Corps

JCMS 702 Battalion Third Brigade California Cadet Corps

JCMS Music Director, Mr. Robert Morales

JCMS Music Director, Mr. Robert Morales

 Our Curran Crusader motto for the year is TEAM AWESOME! 

We may not be perfect, but we are always be awesome!

T=Together

E Everyone

A=Achieves

M=More

Our Crusader Goals for this year: 

1.  80% correct on each assessment this year

2.  4 to 1 Positive Interaction Ratio

3.  96% Attendance Rate (no more than 7 absences for the year)

4. Professional Learning Communities collaborating with weekly TEAM meetings

  Upcoming events for the 2014- 2015 School Year:

  • Attendance Incentive- ASB Student Dances, “The Annual Crusader Turkey Trot” for all those students who have received at least 96% attendance rate for the month of November.  6th at 1:00 pm on 11/24 and 7th/8th at 1:00 pm on 11/25
  • Nov. 27- 28  Thanksgiving Vacation- No School
  • Dec. 4- Late Start Collaboration Day Today- School begins 2 hrs. later today
  • Dec. 19- End of the 2nd Grading Quarter- Report Cards will be mailed home
  • Dec. 22- Jan. 2- Winter Break
  • Jan. 5- School Starts for 2015
  • Jan. 8- Late Start Collaboration Day Today- School begins 2 hrs. later today

 

 

 

 

CURRAN CRUSADERS ARE TEAM AWESOME!

 

  

    

 

 

Curran Middle School
1116 Lymric Way
Bakersfield, CA 93309
661-631-5240

Jason P. Brannen
Principal

brannenja@bcsd.com

Pattie Minor
Curriculum Director
minorp@bcsd.com

Sara Williams
Dean of Students
williamss@bcsd.com

Ed Tameny
Campus Supervisor
tamenye@bcsd.com

Maria Villarreal-Alvarez
Academic Coach
villarrealma@bcsd.com

Leah Giannini
Teacher Intervention Specialist, Tier 2 Academic
gianninil@bcsd.com

Amy Hampton
Teacher Intervention Specialist, Tier 3 Behavior
hamptona@bcsd.com