Hammer Montessori Back to-School Night - 2012

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Presentation from the Sept. 2012 Back-to-School Night. For more information on Hammer Montessori Magnet Elementary School - the only public Montessori school in Santa Clara County, please visit www.hammermontessori.com.



2. AGENDA6:15pm Welcome / Introductions Staff PTA HMF6:30pm School Initiatives6:45pm Classroom Visit 17:20pm Classroom Visit 2 3. Hammer CST Data Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Language Arts13% Growth75% of students are proficient or advanced Math7% Growth75% of students are proficient or advanced 4. R. O. S. E.RespectOthersSelfEnvironment 5. Thinking Maps 6. Lexia and DreamBox Web Based Reading and Math Programs Individualized Both can be used at home Please ask your childs teacher forinformation to begin the programs at home. 7. 21st Century Skills The 5 Cs Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills Collaboration Skills Creative Thinking Skills Communication Skills Global Citizenship 8. College Going Community College Day Friday, September 28, 2012 Students may wear shirts each Friday thatrepresents a college Teachers will share their educational journey Please share your journey with your student. Let your teacher know if you have items toshare 9. Upcoming Events Safe Walk to School Friday, October 128:00am Parent Education Night A Normalized Child in the 21st Century Tuesday, October 166:15pm Project Cornerstone Parent Class First meeting is October 258:30pm 10. Upcoming Events Principals Coffee Friday, October 19 9:15am Multicultural Fair Wednesday, October 31 (Parent Support Requested) Parent / Teacher Conferences October 29 through November 9 The week of November 5 through 9 will be 120 minute minimum days. 11. School Committees School Site Council (SSC) Meets once a month (minimum of 6) School English Learner AdvisoryCommittee (SELAC) 6 meetings per year School Advisory Committee (SAC)For more information see Lynn Belmonte