Student Writer: Halloween!

Hello! It’s Hez again! Today I’m going to be talking about 2020’s Halloween. Halloween is normally celebrated on October 31st. This year is different because of corona-virus and the safety risks. Today, I’m going to be talking about a safe way to trick or treat. One way that came across my head is using a…

Student Writer: Presidential Candidate

Hello! This week’s post will be about the 2020 election. I will be covering one of the candidates. The candidate I am covering is Donald Trump. My source is ballotpedia. Donald Trump is the 45th president of the United States. He assumed office on January 20th of 2017 and filed to run for re-election. He…

Student Writer: Tips On Homework!

Hello! It’s Hez and today, I am going to be giving tips on how to do homework better. My preference might be different than others but it helps me do well in school! Whenever I have a lot of homework, I would do half during the morning and the rest at night. Whenever I don’t…

Student Writer: Back To School

Hello! My name is Hezekyas. Today’s blog post will be on back to school. Virtual classes are not that bad but it could also get annoying especially when all of your teachers post a lot of assignments on one day. It is also very stressful because of all the bad events happening around the world…

UPDATE: For parents and Students

Hello to all of you,This is the newest information that has come out. It completely changes student and teacher schedules over the next two weeks.Please read, teachers have been sent the following updated instructions: ​

The 2nd Semester Cometh!

It’s been a long road for students to get to this point. The second semester tends to be much easier for students. They’ve gotten into their routines, they’re comfortable with their surroundings, and we’re getting to know each other better. I wanted to take a moment to update parents and students on what to expect…

Progress Reports, Club Drive, and More

This week, classes have been moving right along. Progress Reports were handed out and I’ve had a lot of parents emailing to follow up on comments made. I always appreciate the contact and I always remind parents that they can see exactly which assignments are missing by clicking on the letter grade on PowerSchool. If…

Fourth Week – Get Into Reading!

Alright, we’re into our fourth week and students are getting the hang of Summit Learning. In English, we’ve started reading “Holes” and by Friday or over the weekend, students should have read up through chapter 5. They’ll have lots of time in class on Thursday and Friday, so that shouldn’t be a problem for them…

Gmailing it Up!

Hey kids, check to see if your Gmail account has been activated. Once it is, you’ll be able to get notifications from Summit,  WordPress, Twitter, whatever you ‘re signed up to or connected to your school’s Google account. You can even email me questions or just to say what’s up!

Staff Interview Film Project

Number 2 on our list of Film Projects this quarter is the Staff Interview. You can choose anyone that works on the Hercules Middle School campus: teachers, admin, support staff, cafeteria and custodial services, and if we run out then we’ll try to catch a few PTA members. Staff members are not required to do any…