It is hard to believe that we are already beginning to prepare for the 2017-2018 school year. We are excited for the opportunity to welcome and get to know our incoming 5th grade students. Below is a summary of orientation activities. These events are designed to answer questions, provide information, smooth the transition and get students excited to come to Clay Middle School.
January 11 Parent/Student Orientation 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Parent Information Night Presentation
Parent Information Night Agenda/Informational Brochure
Performing Arts Link
On January 11, parents will meet in the auditorium with administrators and counselors to learn about the 6th grade scheduling process while students meet in the gymnasium to learn more about middle school and our performing arts courses.
January 24, 2017 9:00 a.m. Parent Coffee
Clay Middle School administrators, counselors and student services coordinators will host a coffee at Clay Middle School to answer questions and get to know our new Clay parents.
Parent Coffee Presentation
Clay Middle School FAQ
Online Course Request How-To Document
Week of January 30 Clay counselors visit elementary schools to meet with students in computer labs.
Clay Middle School counselors will visit each elementary school to speak with 5th grade students about selecting courses for 6th grade. We will walk students through the steps of the online scheduling process. Parents should login to the course request system with their child to discuss and review course requests. The system remains open through February 24, 2017.
February 24, 2017 Deadline for online course selections.
After this date, parents may request changes to course selections via email to Erin Naas. Drop/add requests will be accepted through May 19, 2017.
April 19, 2017 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Clay Middle School Open House
Incoming sixth grade students and parents are invited to attend an informal open house at Clay. They will take guided tours, learn about school clubs, and have the opportunity to ask questions about life at Clay.