James Curran Middle School
Home of the Crusaders
Jason P. Brannen, Principal
Our Curran Crusader motto for the year is- It’s a Magical Year!
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 during our Wednesday, Bank Day Schedule
Nov. 11th- Veteran’s Day Parade/No School Today
Nov. 12th- Young People’s Concert (6th Graders Only)
Week of Nov. 16th- 7th and 8th Graders History Benchmarks this week
Week of Nov. 23rd- Thanksgiving Recess- No School This Week
Dec. 12th- NOR Christmas Parade
Week of Dec. 14th- All students English/Reading and Math Benchmarks this week
Dec. 21st- Jan. 3rd- Winter Break
Perfect Attendance for November and December will be a Family Movie Night! All students that have perfect attendance, including no tardies to class, will receive an invitation to our Holiday Family Movie Night in December during the week of December 14th- right before we go home for the Winter Break.
The week before Thanksgiving Recess all 7th and 8th grade students will be taking a History Social Science Benchmark- please make sure that your students are here to school each and every day that week!
The week before Winter Break all students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade students will be taking their English/Reading and Math Benchmarks- please make sure that your children are here to school each and every day that week.
Work Hard= Play Hard…we will have several fun events during the months of November and December so that our students and Staff are having fun while focusing on learning!
November Fun- Student of the Month Luncheon, & Veteran’s Day Parade
December Fun- Student of the Month Luncheon, Advisory Class Holiday Door Decorating, Class Parties, Advisory Christmas Cards, Winter Concert and Christmas Parade