8TH GRADE CONTINUATION REQUIREMENTS CONTRACT/REQUISITOS PARA EL ACUERDO DE CONTINUACIÓN DEL 8º GRADO
On Friday, December 21st DCIS at Montbello will be hosting a Middle School ‘Snow Ball’ Dance in the Main Gym at 1:40pm. The dance will end at 3:15 PM to ensure that we do not disrupt the pick-up schedule.
The week leading up to Snow Ball, students are also invited to participate in Winter Spirit Week . Please see below for the schedule -
Community Letter 6/8/18
ALL 8th grade students must meet the following requirements in order to walk at Continuation and receive their Continuation certificate at the end of the 2018-2019 school year:
Students must have Ds or higher in all classes.
Students must have at least 90% attendance.
Students may not have any suspensions.
Students must meet these requirements 3 of the 4 grading periods. They will automatically lose the Continuation experience if they do not meet the requirements for the 4th and final grading period. Restitution opportunities will be provided once during each grading period. All final decisions are left to the discretion of Principal Contreras.
Dear DCISM Families,
It is with a heavy heart we share with you that former DCISM student, Otis Mills, passed last night.
Each of us will react to this loss of life in our own way, and we need to be respectful of each other. Feeling sad is a normal response to any loss. We know that many of you, or your student/s, may have previous experiences which may have healed to varying degrees. This may open or deepen those wounds for you or your student/s. We have counselors available to help our school community deal with this sad loss today, Friday, June 8th, from 12:00 to 2:00pm.
During these times of grief, it is important we become even more aware of the actions of ourselves and others. It is important that, as we grieve together, we are aware of signs of stress and emotional difficulty that can look like: