Order forms were sent out today for our picture day. Picture day is Monday, September 29th. Please fill out the forms and send your student with the slips and payment method for your child’s pictures. All students will have their pictures taken, even if they do not order pictures.
Code of Conducts regarding Dearborn Public School’s policy on weapons and Concussion Forms were sent home today. It is expected that all students and parents discuss the content of the Code of Conduct together and both sign the forms. Parents should also sign the Concussion Information form. Both forms should be returned to school, filled out, as soon as possible.
Thank you in advance for your help in getting 100% of the forms back!
School starts an hour later tomorrow, Wednesday, September 10th. Unis will begin at 9:00 and McCollough’s day starts at 9:05.
Please view our late start page for future dates.
This year’s open house will be held from 4:30 until 6:00 on Wednesday, September 10th.
Open House will start with a meeting with McCollough-Unis Principal, Mrs. Alcodray. She will explain our School Improvement Plan, Title One, PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Supports) and the Anti-Bullying Initiative.
Parents will be dismissed at 4:45 to meet teachers and visit classrooms. This time is to get to know the teachers and curriculum. We will be holding Parent-Teacher conferences for Unis October 27th and 28th. Conferences for McCollough will be on November 13th, 19th, and 20th. This will be the time for parents to meet and discuss individual students.
Please read the following letter that describes Dearborn Public School’s policy on weapons within our schools. The policy outlines what is considered a weapon and the consequences for weapon possession on school property, on school buses, or on the way to or from school.
The big day is upon us! School resumes tomorrow, Tuesday, September 2nd. We are looking forward to saying hello and welcome to all of our new and returning students.
Staff will be greeting students at school doors. Doors will be open to the school at 7:50. Just a reminder our half day schedule is as follows:
Unis Middle School: 8:00-11:05
McCollough Elementary School: 8:05-11:10
See you bright and early, ready to get the 2014-2015 school year off to a great start!
7th and 8th Grade
7th and 8th grade students need to report on Monday, August 25th at the following times to pick up schedules.
7th Grade – 10:30 AM
8th Grade – 11:30 AM
6th grade orientation will be held on Thursday, August 21st from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Students must attend orientation to receive their schedules.
All students must bring the following to be eligible to receive their schedules:
- physical forms (6th grade only)
- completed emergency card
- signed concussion form
- free and reduced lunch form if needed
- book fines from previous school year if needed
Have you been remembering to complete your Summer Learn Course? Do you need a little extra help? Keep reading for some extra information!
McU Summer Learn course continues throughout the summer. All incoming 6th, 7th, and 8th graders should be working on this course over the summer. The completed course will be their first grades of the 2014-2015 school year. Students who are assigned to and complete the following summer school programs are excused from completing this course: Blended Learning and ESL.
We are excited to see students who have visited the media center to work on the program. Just a reminder, the media center is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays from 11-2. Ms. Abadeh is available each day to provide support to students. The flyer below provides more information and directions for logging in to iLearn.
McCollough-Unis students received information today about our new summer learning course through Dearborn Schools’ online learning classroom called iLearn.
All incoming 6th, 7th, and 8th graders will complete this course over the summer and the completed course will be their first grades of the 2014-2015 school year.
Students who are assigned to and complete the following summer school programs are excused from completing this course: Blended Learning and ESL.
Check out the flyer for more information and directions on how to log in.