IACS ms School News

IACS School News

School updates and notices. Our calendar is another source of useful information. 

MS Aspen Family Portals

Family Portals in Aspen allow parents/guardians to see a student’s schedule, attendance, missing work, and grades as well as progress reports and report cards when they are released. All families have been emailed logins. If you have not received your …

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5th grade Science Field Trip

The 5th grade science students will be attending a science field trip on September 26th (EC Team) and September 27th (CM Team) to the Nashua River in Groton to sample the pond water on shore and to make observations of …

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The Scribbler

The Scribbler is looking for editors and anyone interested in putting together a literary magazine for the year. This is a yearlong commitment, and we are looking for students who are hardworking and dedicated to publish a literary magazine by …

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MS Yearbook

Yearbook is a yearlong commitment for dedicated, hard working students in good academic standing, who can honor the obligation we have to the community to publish a quality yearbook.   The Yearbook Committee will meet on Mondays from 3:00 – 4:00 …

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JBOP

The JBOP (Just a Bunch Of People) club will be here to support people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, etc. If you are a middle school student and you…   Identify as LGBTQ+… Are questioning whether you …

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Dungeons & Dragons

Dungeons & Dragons is starting up again! Do you love role playing? All ability levels are welcome to the D&D Club. We will meet on Thursdays after school, beginning September 26th. We will be in room 207 from 3:00-4:00. If …

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Calling all Singers!

MS Chorus begins on Wednesday, September 11th from 12:25-1:45 in the Middle School Music Room. Open to students in grades 5-8 and meets on Half-Day Wednesdays from 12:25-1: 45 pm. Students must provide their own transportation home at 1:45 pm. …

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Afterschool MS Art Program

10-week Fall Session registration is open! Runs Sept 17th – Nov 21 Offered on Tuesday or Thursday from 3:00 – 4:30, the after school art program allows students access to a wide variety of materials and tools in the art …

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MS Band

Come join the band! If you’ve never played before, beginner band is for you. Choose from flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, baritone horn, or percussion. We meet in 510 on Mon & Thur from 3-4:30. Already played one of those …

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Fall ILP (Individual Learning Plan) Conferences

Advisors are scheduling ILP (Individual Learning Plans) for Wednesday, Sept 18th and Wednesday, Oct. 2. At the conference, Parents/Guardians, student and advisor (along with advice from teachers) discuss and come to consensus on attainable and measurable goals for the student. …

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DESE Family Guide to State Standards

Our state department of education recently published easy-to-read, concise guides (in several languages) for families about what students are learning at each grade level and ways families can support students at particular grade levels. Check it out at: http://www.doe.mass.edu/highstandards/default.html

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Middle School Back to School Night

Mark your calendars for 9/19 6-8 pm.Families will follow their child’s schedule, meet teachers and learn about their grade-level curriculum and expectations.

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Handicap Parking

Handicap Parking

Reminder for parents picking up students: Unless you are eligible, please do not pull into the handicap parking spaces at the circle in front of the school to pickup your child. Thank you.

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Spanish Immersion Trip for Students in Grades 8 & 9

This immersion trip is open to 8th and 9th graders who have been in the Spanish program for at least two years. If you are interested and were not able to go to the meeting, please contact Stel Schmalz:  sschmalz@innovationcharter.org …

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Spanish Immersion Trip for Students in Grades 8 & 9

This immersion trip is open to 8th and 9th graders who have been in the Spanish program for at least two years. If you are interested and were not able to go to the meeting, please contact Stel Schmalz:  sschmalz@innovationcharter.org …

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Middle School Picture Day

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MS Parent Principal Advisory Council Forming

The MS Parent/Principal Advisory Council will meet five Fridays a year from 7:45-8:30 am. This year the council will be meeting on 10/21, 12/2, 2/3 , 3/17, and 5/19. Parents that join the group are asked to commit to the …

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MS Parent Night: Grading System and x2 Aspen Follett 10/12

Recently middle school families received x2 parent and student portal passwords and a written overview of our middle school grading system. Do you have follow-up questions about our middle school grading system? Would you like a tutorial on how to …

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Sargent Center Trip

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