2016-2017 Statewide Assessment Calendar
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Our Purpose Statement
At Ferry Pass Middle School we believe that all students can learn and be successful. Our purpose is to create an environment which will enable each student to understand that learning is a life long process. One of our goals is to provide rigorous academic courses to challenge students in order to prepare them so that they may excel in high school, college, and the workforce. Our second goal is to build relationships with students and their families.
Ferry Pass Middle School believes that we have the responsibility to our students to accept them as individuals, to assess their needs and interests, and to provide a varied well-organized curriculum which will promote positive academic, social , physical, and emotional growth. We strive to create a safe middle school environment with meaningful educational opportunities that motivate students at all levels to achieve at their highest potential. However, we recognize that middle school adolescents are experiencing a transition marked by rapid changes in physical growth, relationships with peers and adults, perception of themselves, and formation of values. In conjunction with the family and community, the ultimate goal of Ferry Pass Middle School is to assist in the development of self confident, self-disciplined learners who can be productive citizens in a global community.
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Student Orientation Information
7th Grade Shot Requirement7th Grade Students that have not received the TDAP Immunization: Before your student can start the 7th grade they are required to have a TDAP booster. You may call the Escambia County Health Dept. at 850.595.6554 If you call at 7:30 a.m., you can sometimes get a same day appointment. If you are using a personal physician, please make sure the shot is recorded on the Blue 680 form. Bring the form to school as soon as possible. The school is open this summer Monday - Thursday 8:00 - 4:00.
School Supply List 2016-2017
Blue or Black ink pens
Wide Ruled Notebook Paper
Pack of multi-colored highlighters
Zippered Binder or 2 inch, 3 ring notebook and set of 10 dividers
Algebra only - Texas Instruments TI30X solar powered calculator
SYNC Summer reading/listening ProgramThe free SYNC summer reading/listening program for teens starts next week - May 5th. Each week for 15 weeks, two audio books will be available free for download. That’s 30 books! These books are FREE for students to download. They don’t even have to listen to them right away or in order. Once they download the books, they are on their device until students are ready to listen.
In order to get the books, students will need to download the free OverDrive app. (You, too!) It would be best for students to download the app before May 5th! It’s available in the Apple and Google stores.
For more information and to get a complete list of the books that will be available, go to www.AudioBookSYNC.com
To Be Promoted to High School
PLEASE READ: The Escambia County School Board instituted a major change in the 2014-2015 Student Progression Plan at their regular meeting October 21st, 2014. Students must now have a 2.0 Grade ...more
Is Your Student Ready for 7th Grade ???Before your student can start the 7th grade they are required to have a TDAP booster. It is not too early to take care of this requirement. Your student may receive the immunization at the Escambia County Health Department (Fairfield Dr 595-6554 N Palafox 484-5755). Appointments are required, but the shots are FREE. The immunizations MUST be on a Florida Immunization Record Form (DH680 form). Bring in your immunization forms to the school as soon as possible. NO SHOTS means NO SCHOOL.
PTSAPlease join PTSA! Envelopes are available in the front office. PTSA membership is $5.00 - Thank you for supporting our PTSA!
How to request a parent conference:
Ways to request a conference:
1. Visit www.ferrypassmiddle.org, click on the Guidance tab, and complete the form at the bottom of the page.
2. Email email@example.com
3. Call (850) 494-5650 ext.226
Weekly Callout 1-22-17
January 22, 2017 Call Out
Parents if you are not already checking your student’s progress on the FOCUS portal please begin to do so. This is an excellent way to keep up with how you student is doing in his or her classes. For directions on how to access the FOCUS portal go to our school website at ferrypassmiddle.org and scroll down and you will see a link to FOCUS on the left and directions for the username and password.
I would also encourage parents and students to use the teacher websites to see what classwork and homework is assigned each day. These websites can be accessed from our school website by clicking on the blue tab at the top, Faculty and Staff, scroll to the teacher’s name on the list and click on it.
Transportation Phone Number: (850) 469-5591
Transportation Accommodation Form:
The Escambia County School ...more
No Checkouts after 3:15 p.m.
Back to School Info
Focus Portal Free & Reduced Meal Application Health Inspection Health Permit The Flu: A Guide for Parents Flu Vaccine
Athletic and Club Forms
School Financial Report Ferry Pass Middle School Title I Parental Involvement Plan Summary District Title I Parental Involvement Plan 16-17 Parental Involvement Plan 16-17
School Improvement Plan
Title I Parent Night - Spencer Bibbs Center Jan.19th 5:30-7:30pm