Common Questions - Parents
Middle School Transition Guide
The start of middle school can be an anxious time for students and their parents. There is
excitement at a new beginning, the chance to meet new friends, have more class options and become more independent right alongside the stress of the unknown and the often negative reputation of “middle school.” To help transtition your student please take a look at our guide that was made by parents for parents.
Click here: http://www.adams12.org/middle_school
How do I drop off and/or pick up my student from school?
How else can I get involved?
Come out for a School Improvement Team meeting! Also check out our Volunteer section!
The SIT committee is a communication format for parents and community members.
Dates for the 2019-20120 school year are as follows:
9/25 at 2:30
12/4 at 2:30
1/29 at 2:30
4/22 at 2:30
How do I access my student's grades?
Please check Infinite Campus often and discuss your student's grades with them frequently. (LINK AT BOTTOM OF EVERY PAGE!)
Trend Grades will be posted and updated frequently.
How do I understand my student's grades?
We have seen some changes to our grading system over the past few school years. Please dedicate some time to discuss the grading system with your student. They should be able to explain what their grade on an assessment is, what it means, and how to improve the grade. For a very detailed explanation, please visit the IB MYP Grading Information Page.
Here are some helpful videos about IB Grading: