Communication & Media Arts High School
January 7, 2021 - January 18, 2021
January Parent Meeting
January 21, 2021 at 5:30 p.m.
January Expect Respect Trait Citizenship . We are asking student to submit a video on there ideal of good citizenship.
Progress Report & Reports Cards
Q2 Progress Reports Will be Mailed to student's home today. The progress reports reflect student’s academic progress as of January 5, 2021 . These graders are not Semester grades. Semester 1 report will be mailed February 9, 2021
Performance Matters testing will begin Thursday January 7, 2021. All 11th graders will take one Science assessment and two Social Studies assessment.
Academic Approaches Assessments.Grades 9-11 will take Winter Academic approaches test the week of January 19, 2021 thru January 22, 2021
Students please ask your parent to complete the Family survey, your opinion matters Parent Survey Link :
Generic link – Parents will also be able to access the survey by going to the link surveys.panoramaed.com/detroit. A parent using the generic link will be prompted to enter their student’s ID number preceded by a lowercase “f.” For example, a student ID number of 12345 would be entered as f12345. There should not be any dashes or spaces in the number entered. Last Day to take survey is January 15, 2021
Extended Day school and Afterschool tutorial begins Monday January 11, 2021 . All students grades 9-12 will be permitted to take two core subject classes in extended day school. ELA, Math, Science and Social Studies. Extended Day school is a self-paced class. Teacher will be available for support. Student will need to check in with their teachers during 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. . Teachers will be available the full hour on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
After School Tutorial
All students that are current earning a D or F in core classes will be recommended for after school tutorial. The dates January 11, 2021 Thru June 5, 2021 . Time 3:15-4:15 . Teachers will be available the full hour on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Senior Parent Connections Link : https://detroitk12.sharepoint.com/sites/OfficeofSchools/SitePages/Senior-Connections--Engaging-the-Class-of-2021.aspx
Seniors your Cap and gown pictures are in you may pick them up from the main office between hours 9-3:30 .
Seniors should submitted their college acceptance letters to Mrs. Hudson-Johnson Senior Meeting Tuesday January 12, 2021 at 9:00
Academic Intervention Programs
Tier One support for all students – End of the day one on ne teacher support during teacher office hours
Tier 2 and 3 Support
11th graders are enrolled in test prep courses for Math and or ELA it was based on their scores on Academic Approaches and PSAT scores
10th graders that currently have a D or F in ELA will receive reading support once a week during their ELA class
9th graders that score in a particular score range on their 8th grade I-ready is enrolled in a reading intervention through their Orton Gilliam course .
Final Exams for Semester 1
Begin the week ok January 29, 2021 thru February 2, 2021
No School Dates
MLK Day January 18, 2021
Winter Break February 15 through February 19
Twice a week students and staff engage in a wellness meeting check
This gives student a opportunity to share there feelings and concerns about their school experiences and how they are handling stress and limited personal concerns. Students and staff share there feelings via Padlet amously and on Teams