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    Monday 10/16: Wear orange to support anti-bullying  a

    Tuesday 10/17: Be a hero against violence- Wear superhero gear/shirt   a

    Wednesday 10/18: Being a friend is “no sweat”- Wear sweats   a

    Thursday 10/19: “Causing others pain is insane”- Wear silly or mismatched socks   a

    Friday 10/20: Wear maroon or "Midland gear" to show our school is united against violence    a

     

    Stop by the "Communication Station"!

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    Ms. Nam will be available outside during recess for students who need help expressing thoughts/feelings, wish to clear up misunderstandings with a friend, or need advice with a problem.
     
     
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    PARENTS OF 8TH GRADERS:
    Hackensack High School has moved their Open House date due to a scheduling conflict. Below is a flyer regarding the event, now scheduled for TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7 at 7pm.  If you have any questions please contact Principal Jim Montesano at jimmontesano@hackensackschools.org.
     
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    REMINDER FOR STUDENTS WISHING TO TAKE THE COOP EXAM FOR ENTRANCE TO CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOLS:
    If your child needs extended testing time on the COOP exam as granted through a 504 or IEP, the extended time request form is due by October 13.
    Link to the form HERE
    Please note, the form should be mailed to the Archdiocese of Newark (address at top of form).  They are requesting that forms be RECEIVED by October 13.  Please email me if you have any questions: lnam@rochellepark.org
     
     
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    Attention Parents of Eighth Graders:
    Hackensack High School will be holding an Open House on November 1 at 6:45pm
    Topics to be covered include academics, student activities, support resources and the athletic program.
    Any new information will be put in the "OPEN HOUSE DATES" section on the left-hand side under "Class of 2018 Information"
     
     
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    Midland School will be celebrating the Week of Respect through "Mission:Kindness" where we attempt to complete one kind action every day.
     
    Monday 10/2: Hold the door open for someone else
    Tuesday 10/3: Pick up a piece of litter and throw it out to show we care about a clean school
    Wednesday 10/4: Pay someone a compliment
    Thursday 10/5: Walk quietly through the halls to let other students concentrate
    Friday 10/6: Give a smile to each person you see!
     
    I will be going into the classrooms in the following weeks to give presentations on topics such as Frienships, Put-ups, Diversity, and Personal Differences.
     
     
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     **CORRECTION: BELOW IS THE UPDATED CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL EXPO INFO FOR THIS YEAR**
     
    For 8th grade students/parents wishing to gain information on several different catholic schools in one event:
    (Paramus location date: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 @ Visitation Academy)
     
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    Bergen County Technical Schools: Teterboro, Applied Tech, & Paramus Open House Registration is NOW ACTIVE

    Register HERE

    Please register as soon as possible as spaces may fill up.

    Registration for Bergen County Academies will open on OCTOBER 11, 2017

     
     
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    For 8th grade students/parents wishing to gain information on several different catholic schools in one event:
    (Paramus location date: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 @ Visitation Academy)
     
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    ATTENTION PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF 8TH GRADE STUDENTS

    I have distributed packets of information regarding options for high schools and an overview of the application processes/open house dates in the eighth grade homerooms.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me (email is the preferred option at lnam@rochellepark.org).  In addition, I will be at Back to School Night on Thursday, September 28 from 6-8pm if you would like to meet with me then (the Guidance office is located in Mr. Cannici's old office).

     
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    Welcome back to another school year!
     
    My name is Liz Nam and I am the new school counselor at Midland.  I was here previously at the end of the 2015-2016 school year and feel very lucky to be back working in this great community.  If you have any questions or concerns about your child's academic or behavioral progress please do not hesitate to reach out to me either via email (lnam@rochellepark.org) or phone (201) 843-3120 ext. 124.  Also, please note that the guidance office is now located next to the old main office.
     
    I wish you and your students a wonderful school year!
     
     

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