Week of February 24, 2020

We hope all of you were able to enjoy some time with your children over mid-winter break! Please take the time to review school expectations with your child before returning on Monday. The expectations can be found below.

School-wide Expectations

Staff Corner

Although I do not have pictures at this time, we are pleased to announce that we are adding two counselors to the Adams Staff!  Eileen Horgan comes to us from Franklin, and Stacy Brooks joins us from Redford Union.

The hiring of these two ladies at this time in the year is to provide scheduling support as we gear up to transition to a Middle School. In addition, they will begin building relationships with our students, and work in a capacity as we see fit to best suit the needs of our students preparing them for the transition to Middle School.

We are excited to have them as part of our team!

District Calendar Change

We want to announce a change to our calendar. There will be NO SCHOOL for K-6 grade students on Tuesday, March 10, 2020

This is due to the 2020 Presidential Primary Election. Because many of our schools serve as polling locations, having school in session on an election day can be disruptive to the school environment and inhibits our normal safety protocols. 

Recent legislative changes provide public school districts the option to use such days for professional development. 

Our middle and high schools will be in session and have a full day of instruction on March 10. 

Thank you for understanding!

Do You Shop at Kroger?

Please help Adams earn cash through Kroger’s Community Rewards Program. The money Kroger kicks back to the school will directly benefit classrooms and students! Follow the link below, search Adams Upper Elementary, and you will be able to enroll.  Please share this with family and friends that shop at Kroger.

Kroger Rewards


Norwayne Boxing Youth Development Program

The Norwayne Boxing Gym is pleased to announce a youth development program that focuses on the four corners of achievement – athletics, academics, community and leadership at no cost for your 8-18 year old. To register, please call the director Jan. Her contact information is in the attachment below. If transportation is needed, those arrangements can be made with her.

Youth Development Information

Winter Connections Newsletter

Please follow the link below to access the Winter 2020 district newsletter.

Newsletter

Parent Survey

In an effort to help us continually improve our efforts, please take a few minutes to complete the survey below. We appreciate your time and input.

Survey Link

6th Grade Relationship Skills Tips

Read below to learn how to foster social skills and relationship skills with your 6th grader.

6th Grade Relationship Skills

Fundraiser – Pick-up on Friday

Fundraiser orders will be ready for pick-up on 2/28/20. Thank you for your support.

Next Early Release Day – March 3

March 3rd will be an Early Release Day. Students will be released from school at 1:50 pm. Please make necessary arrangements for your child. Our transportation department will follow their normal routes, beginning at 1:50 pm. If you pick your child up from school, please be mindful of our early release time if you need to make adjustments to your schedule. Bright Futures will begin at 1:50 pm.

Adams Gear Online Store

We are pleased to announce that we have an online store open for Adams gear. If you are interested, please follow the link below. We have a few shirts on site that can be purchased for $10.00 (cash only).  Drop by the office to check them out!

Adams Online Store

MIDDLE SCHOOL TRANSITION

Transition Timeline – Click Here

Upcoming Events

  • 3/3 – Early Release Day, Dismissal @ 1:50 pm
  • 3/10 – No School for students
  • 3/12 – Half Day
  • 4/6 – 4/13 – Spring Break
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