MYP Coordinator’s Corner September 18, 2020
What a different start to the school year! I hope my message finds you and your students well this first week of virtual learning! This part of the listserv will keep you informed regarding our Middle Years Programme and highlight learning experiences taking place at East Hills. My Name is Julia Beattie, I am the MYP coordinator and IB Teacher Leader. I am excited to begin another year here at East Hills. What a remarkable community of students, teachers and families!
IB Teacher Leader
East Hills Middle School Community works together to foster caring partnerships that promote self-esteem and value the dignity and diversity of each individual. Through inquiry, creative expression, and critical thinking we nurture the joy and desire for lifelong learning and responsible citizenship for each learner of our school community.
Suggested Materials Lists 2020-2021 School Year
We are still working to determine how we will best structure ourselves for next school year, but we wanted to send our suggested materials lists now to help you prepare as we think about the upcoming year. Please find the suggested materials lists by grade level below.
BHS Continuous Learning Plan 2.0 - April 13 - Moving Forward!
Our Continuous Learning Plan began Monday, April 13, 2020. Please use an internet-enabled device to navigate to sapporoestate.com/learn. This page serves as the hub for all teaching and learning online for all grade levels for the remainder of this school year.
正规体育投注As you will see, the page is grouped by grade level in order to provide quick and easy navigation to all teaching and learning content. We have also provided some health and emotional wellness resources, video content, and other information that we hope you will find useful as we progress along in this new environment.
Teachers may continue to use the tools used previously to supplement the website. These tools may include Google Classroom, class pages or websites, standard email, notification systems, and Google Meet. Students will receive instructions and information from teachers regarding how to access these tools prior to needing them, especially if they are new tools to the classroom.
At-Home Learning Experiences for East Hills 3/30/2020-4/3/2020
At-Home Learning Experiences for East Hills 3/23/2020-3/27/2020
At-Home Learning Experiences for East Hills 3/19/2020-3/20/2020
Incoming 9th Grade Scheduling Update
Due to the cancellation of school, BHHS Counselors were unable to meet with you to assist and collect your student’s course selection sheets. We have some changes we would like to communicate with you regarding the scheduling process for your eighth grader for next year’s high school courses.
Please take action as soon as is reasonable on the following steps. Our plan is to have your student’s schedule requests collected within the next two weeks. If you are unable to, we understand and will try to reach out to you to see how we can help. Learn more
6th/7th/8th Grade Level Assignment Calendar
The links below provide middle school grade level and team specific course assignment information.
East Hills Service as Action Form
Through Service as Action experiences in the classroom, throughout the school, and within the community, East Hills students will enhance their skills of collaboration, perseverance, initiative, understanding and engagement. Students should complete a Service as Action form to reflect on each Service as Action experience in which they participate.
East Hills is a Nut-Restricted School
Please remember that nuts of all kinds are restricted at East Hills because of students with severe and life-threatening allergies. The restriction is in effect in the entire building and at all times, including the school day, after school, evenings and weekends.
East Hills Middle School became a nut-restricted school in January of 2013. As a result, please carefully read and review all food packaging prior to sending food items to school. For further information on food allergies, consult . We appreciate in advance your full cooperation.
Jason Rubel, Principal
Angela Konzen, Associate Principal
Leah Closson, Principal's Secretary
Kristin Bridges, Attendance/Records Secretary
Julia Beattie, IB Teacher Leader/MYP Coordinator
Tom Kalanquin, Counselor
(4th, 5th & 6th grades for 2020-2021 school year)
TaMarcus Southward, Counselor
(7th & 8th grades for 2020-2021 school year)
East Hills Middle School
2800 Kensington Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
|Class||8:15 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.|
|Half Days||11:35 a.m. Dismissal|
7:00 a.m. - 8:10 a.m.
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|Office||7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|