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SCHOOL CALENDAR:
2013 - 2014




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2013 - 2014 Bell Schedule

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Okeeheelee Community Middle School
2200 Pinehurst Drive West Palm Beach, FL 33413
Phone: (561) 434-3200


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Registration for the
2014 - 2015 School Year


Summer Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
(Closed for Lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm)


New Student Orientation: August 14 at 6:30pm


School Starts: August 18, 2014


Registration packets can be picked up beginning July 14, 9:00am-3:00pm, Monday through Thursday. COMPLETED registration packets can be returned beginning August 4, 2014.

Registration times are 9:00am-3:00pm, Monday - Thursday.

REGISTRATION IN COUNTY

REGISTRATION OUT OF COUNTY

Vaccines (Immunizations) for 7th Graders
NO SHOTS – NO SCHOOL – NO KIDDING!!!!!!
Click here for instructions for vaccines


All incoming 7th Graders must have a physical that was completed on August 19, 2013 or later!

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Shirts & Backpacks


Thursday August 14 (5:00pm - 8:00pm)


Please make all checks payable to:
Okeeheelee Middle School

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Generic Supply List

Needed for the first day of school, August 18

Clear OR Mesh Back Pack, Standard white notebook paper,
#2 Pencils, Blue/Black pens, Folders

INDIVIDUAL SUBJECT AREA TEACHERS WILL DISTRIBUTE INDIVIDUAL SUPPLY LISTS.

Click here for a copy of the School Dress Code

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Summer Reading Project (2014)

SUMMER READING PROJECTS are DUE September 5, 2014 to your Language Arts teacher.

Here are a few tips to help you get started:

1. First, download a copy of the Summer Reading List for the grade you are GOING INTO.

2. Next, select ONE title from the appropriate list to read.

3. You may borrow the books from the Palm Beach County Library System, or purchase on your own. Our local Barnes and Noble in Wellington also has our Summer Reading Lists.

4. The Summer Reading List is a suggested list only. You may choose any book that is on your reading level.

5. Finally, complete the Summer Reading PROJECT.

The PROJECT and READING COUNTS QUIZ on your selected title will be your first grade in your Fall Language Arts class. All SUMMER READING PROJECTS are DUE September 5, 2014 to your Language Arts teacher.

Incoming Grade 6 Student Guidelines

1. Select a book from the Grade 6 Summer Reading List that you would like to read. Lexiles, genres, and synopses have been provided to help guide your decision.

2. For your summer reading project, you must complete a Tri-fold BROCHURE to advertise the book that you read.

3. Be sure you have all of the requirements for the front, interior, and back of the brochure.

4. Be prepared to take your first Reading Counts Quiz on your selected title during the first two weeks of school.

5. All work is due September 5, 2014 to your Language Arts teacher.


Summer Reading Project 6th Grade (2014-15)

Summer Reading List 6-8th Grade (2014-15)


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Incoming Grade 7 & 8 Student Guidelines

1. Select a book from the Grade 7 Summer Reading List that you would like to read. Lexiles, genres, and synopses have been provided to help guide your decision.

2. Titles with an asterisk [*] are for struggling readers ONLY! If you will be in a Regular or Advanced Language Arts class in the fall, these summer reading titles will be UNACCEPTABLE.

3. Titles with a carrot [^] are above lexile for the grade level, but can be chosen by any student.

4. For your summer reading project, you must complete the NOVEL PROJECT.

5. You need 30 combined points to receive full credit for your novel project. You may earn the 30 points by completing any combination of mini project assignments.

6. Be sure to complete all of the requirements for full credit on each part of your project.

7. Be prepared to take your first Reading Counts Quiz on your selected title during the first two weeks of school.

8. All work is due September 5, 2014 to your Language Arts teacher.


Summer Reading Project 7th Grade (2014-15)

Summer Reading Project 8th Grade (2014-15)

Summer Reading List 6-8th Grade (2014-15)

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HS Requirements (for 8th Grade)

It is never too early to start planning for your future
High School success begins in Middle School!


High School Requirements

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Dr. Samore

Okeeheelee Community Middle School is known as “The School with the Four A’s: Academics, Arts, Athletics, and Activities. All are important in the development of a healthy and worthy human being.
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