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2015-16 Supply List and Summer Reading/Math Packets

Posted June 10th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

Supply List
2015-16 Supply List

Summer Reading Packets
7th FINAL SUMMER READING PROJECT 2015-2016
8th FINAL SUMMER READING PROJECT 2015-2016

Summer Math 710, 810, 715, 930 Packets
Please read this letter first 710,810,715,930 Math Packet Cover Letter

Incoming 710 Summer Review
Incoming 715 Summer Review
Incoming 810 Summer Review
Incoming 930 Students – Algebra Summer Review – Part 1 (15-16)
Incoming 930 Students – Algebra Summer Review – Part 2 (15-16)

Summer Math Algebra 940 Packet
Please read this letter first 940 Summer Algebra Review Cover Letter

Incoming 940 Summer Algebra Review

8th Grade Graduation Ceremony Tonight

Posted June 9th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

8th Grade Graduation will take place at Conant High School at 6pm.

  • Graduates are to be in the Conant High School cafeteria at 5:30 PM.  To access the cafeteria, please enter Conant High School through door #1.  At the conclusion of the ceremony, please meet your graduate outside the cafeteria doors.  Please note that parents and family will not be allowed in the cafeteria after graduation.
  • Please take pictures before coming in to the graduation ceremony because the graduation gowns will be returned immediately after the ceremony.
  • Please note that designated seating is available on the gym floor for guests with special needs.  Graduates with last names A-L will be seated on the east side of the gym, while M-Z will be on the west side
  • A professional photographer from Lifetouch will be taking photographs of every graduate while receiving their diploma.  If you are interested in purchasing a picture, then go to www.lifetouchevents.com after June 12th to look up Frost Junior High School.

School on Tuesday

Posted June 8th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

8th graders, remember that Tuesday is a school day and unless your parents called and you are attending summer school, you need to be in school or you won’t be able to attend the graduation ceremony. Please call us at the main office if you have any questions!

8th Grade Dance Tonight!

Posted June 5th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

8th grade celebration/dance is tonight, from 6:30-9:00 PM.  The theme will be “Masquerade”. In order to participate in the event, students must be in good academic and behavior standing, must always follow the Spartan Standards and must have all assignments turned in.  Students will not be allowed to leave the dance early and must be picked up by an adult at the conclusion of the dance unless other arrangements are made in advance through our front office.  Dress for the dance is parent discretion.  Please try to follow our dress code regulations to ensure that all clothing is appropriate. We will see you tonight!

A Message from the Principal

Posted June 1st, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

Greetings Robert Frost Community,

Please read below for information about our goals to raise student achievement and create a positive culture at Frost.

High Achievement

Graduation: Reminder that the 2015 Frost 8th grade graduation ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, June 9th starting at 6:00 PM at Conant High School.  Please see below for important graduation reminders.  If you have any other questions, please see the attached letter and/or contact the Frost front office.

  • Practice for the graduation ceremony will be during the school day on Monday, June 8th. On this day, students will receive their yearbooks, graduation medals, and graduation gowns to bring home.  In addition, 8th grade students will be treated to a special congratulations lunch provided in part by our PTA.

 

  • Graduates are to be in the Conant High School cafeteria at 5:30 PM.  To access the cafeteria, please enter Conant High School through door #1.  At the conclusion of the ceremony, please meet your graduate outside the cafeteria doors.  Please note that parents and family will not be allowed in the cafeteria after graduation.
  • Please take pictures before coming in to the graduation ceremony because the graduation gowns will be returned immediately after the ceremony.
  • Please note that designated seating is available on the gym floor for guests with special needs.  Graduates with last names A-L will be seated on the east side of the gym, while M-Z will be on the west side
  • A professional photographer from Lifetouch will be taking photographs of every graduate while receiving their diploma.  If you are interested in purchasing a picture, then go to www.lifetouchevents.com after June 12th to look up Frost Junior High School.
  • As a reminder, if a conflict applies to your child’s school attendance on June 8th and/or 9th, please call me at your earliest convenience.  We are aware of potential conflicts for students due to the fact that some activities and summer school programs in District 211 begin June 8th and June 9th, respectively.  At no point, will your child be penalized for their enrollment in a District 211 program.

This past Tuesday, May 26th, our 8th grade students attended a High School Transition Assembly at Frost co-hosted with District 211.  Representatives from Conant High School, Schaumburg High School, and Hoffman Estates High School talked with our 8th grade students about their upcoming transition to high school.  In addition, six seniors from Schaumburg High School answered questions and offered advice to prepare our 8th grade students for this important time of their life.

 

 

Positive Culture

 

  • Frost PTA:  Congratulations to the 2015-16 officers: Jeff Mytych—President, Bridget Minogue—1st  Vice President, Amy Shannon—2nd Vice President, Angela Mytych—Treasurer, Stephanie Nallen—Recording Secretary, and Anna Ganas–Corresponding Secretary.
  • 8th grade celebration/dance is Friday, June 5th, from 6:30-9:00 PM.  The theme will be “Masquerade”. In order to participate in the event, students must be in good academic and behavior standing, must always follow the Spartan Standards, must have all assignments turned in, and per School District 54 Parent-Student Handbook, must be at school by 10:45 am on the day of the dance in order to be allowed to participate in the event.  Students will not be allowed to leave the dance early and must be picked up by an adult at the conclusion of the dance unless other arrangements are made in advance through our front office.  Dress for the dance is parent discretion.  Please try to follow our dress code regulations to ensure that all clothing is appropriate.
  • Congratulations to our 8th grade Spanish Dual Language students who graduated from this prestigious District 54 program on Thursday, May 28th.  A representative from the Spanish Embassy as well as members of the District 54 Language and Culture department presented our Dual Language Spartans with their certificates of achievement.  They should be proud of their accomplishment having completed the 9-year program.

 

 

  • End-of-the-year special eventsThere are several special events coming up for our students as we wrap up a great school year.  Please note that on these days, bell schedules will be altered and lunches will be at an alternate time.  Please call the office in advance to check your child’s lunch time if you plan on dropping off your child’s lunch on the following days:
  • On Friday, June 5th, all students will be viewing “Frost’s Got Talent” in the afternoon.
  • On Tuesday, June 9th, we will be hosting our end-of-the-year Pep Rally starting at 1:30 pm.  This year’s 8th grade Spartan Pep Band will be performing for the last time.  In addition, several sports and clubs will be recognized.  For our entertainment, the teachers will be hosting another “lip synch battle”!  Please feel free to join us in the gym for this fun event.
  • On Wednesday, June 10th, 7th grade students will be participating in “Field Day.”  As a special treat, lunch will be provided for the students.
  • On Thursday, June 11th, 7th grade students will be participating in “Career Day” when members of our Frost community will be talking with our 7th grade students about potential careers.
  • On Friday, June 12th, 7th grade students will be participating in “Meet Your Teacher” day when our 8th grade teachers visit their 7th grade classes to talk with the students about expectations for next school year.

 

 

  • Yearbooks will be distributed during homeroom/1st period on Monday, June 8th, for those who ordered one.  If students did not order a yearbook and would still like to purchase one, then there will be a limited supply of extra yearbooks available for purchase the morning of June 9th.

 

 

  • Important End of the Year Dates:
      • June 1st—No school
      • June 2nd—Final day for homework assignments to be turned in
      • June 4th—“Energy Summit”
      • June 5th—“Frost’s Got Talent”
      • June 5th—8th grade celebration/dance
      • June 8th—8th grade graduation practice
      • June 9th—End of the year pep rally in the gymnasium
      • June 9th8th grade graduation ceremony at Conant HS & last day of attendance for 8th grade students
      • June 10th—7th grade field day
      • June 11th—“Career Day”

  • June 12th—“Meet Your Teacher”; last day of attendance for 7th grade students

 

Please visit our Frost JHS website for the building calendar http://frost.sd54.org/events/ .  Finally, don’t forget to “Like” us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/frostspartans and follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/frostspartans to stay updated with the latest news and information about the great things happening at Frost.  As always, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.  Thank you for your continued support and commitment to ensuring your child’s educational success.

 

Have a great,

 

Scott

Frost Art

Posted May 26th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

Check out a small sample of the picture wood transfers students have done in art! Oh, and the students took these photos!

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Corriveau-Mart Open For Business!

Posted May 22nd, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

The geometry classes are working on their marketing skills! They are designing different ideas for packaging as well as calculating production costs and profit margins to make the most money at Corriveau-Mart!

Alternative Energy Projects

Posted May 21st, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

8th grade students began their final project in science this week on alternative energy. Students are researching how our local area can adopt clean energy practices and lower our carbon footprint. Groups will then be invited to participate in our 3rd Annual Energy Summit. The event takes place during the day, and gives students the opportunity to discuss their ideas with local leaders and politicians including our District 54 Board, cabinet members, the Schaumburg Village Board, and local and state representatives.

Encore Nights Continue Tonight!

Posted May 20th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

Frost Encore Nights start again tonight at 6pm! We are showcasing Art, General Music, and Spanish classes. At 7pm, the Frost Chorus and 8th Grade Band will be performing!

Art students can take home projects and you can see all the different things students are doing in their elective classes! Click on the link for more information!

Encore Nights Parent Letter

Encore Nights Start Tonight!

Posted May 19th, 2015 by Mr. Behrouzi

Frost Encore Nights start tonight at 6pm! We are showcasing Art, Media, and STEM classes. At 7pm, the Frost Orchestra and 7th Grade Band will be performing!

Art students can take home projects and you can see all the different things students are doing in their elective classes! Click on the link for more information!

Encore Nights Parent Letter