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Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Christy Logan
Grades 9-12
251-461-2140
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Allie Fuquay
Grades 6-8
251-461-2142
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Marian Boteler
Grades PreK-5
251-461-2165
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Counseling Helpline
(251) 333-8756
Students or parents can call or text any time to report any acts of bullying and/or harmful behavior.

Resources 9-12

Recommended Reading

Please note that a book has not been published that perfectly addresses each situation one encounters when raising or working with adolescents. We believe you will find relevant sections in each of the below recommendations. You are the best judge as to what information applies to you.

  • Girl Wars (12 Strategies That Will End Female Bullying) (Cheryl Dellasega, PhD, Charisse Nixon, PhD
  • The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander (Barbara Coloroso)
  • Reviving Ophelia and Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls (Mary Pipher, PhD)
  • Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls (Rachel Simmons)
  • The Primal Teen: What the New Discoveries About the Teenage Brain Tell Us About our Kids (Barbara Strauch)
  • A Tribe Apart: A Journey Into the Heart of American Adolescence (Patricia Hersch)
  • BUZZED: The Straight Facts About the Most Used and Abused Drugs From Alcohol to Ecstasy (Cynthia Kuhn, PhD., Scott Swartz Welder, PhD., Wilkie Wilson, PhD.)
  • Pumped: Straight Facts for Athletes About Drugs, Supplements, and Training (Cynthia Kuhn, PhD., Scott Swartzwelder, PhD., and Wilkie Wilson, PhD.)
  • Just Say Know: Talking with Kids About Drugs and Alcohol (Cynthia Kuhn, PhD., Scott Swartzwelder, PhD., and Wilkie Wilson, PhD.)

Standardized Testing

St. Paul's ACT Prep Class

The ACT Prep class will be offered leading up to the February 9, 2019 and April 13, 2019 ACT test dates. More detailed information on these classes will be posted in December.

Standardized Test Information

Please see the Standardized Testing Guidelines regarding when to begin taking the ACT, SAT, and SAT Subject tests.

  • PSAT

Student Opportunities

  • Red Shoe KREWE Application

Resources 5-8

Recommended Reading

Please note that a book has not yet been published that perfectly addresses each situation one encounters when teaching or rearing adolescents. We believe you will find relevant sections in each of these recommendations. However, you are the best judge as to what information is useful for your family.

Non-Fiction

  • Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy by Emily Bazelton
  • American Girls: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers by Nancy Jo Sales
  • The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist’s Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults by Frances E. Jensen, MD with Amy Ellis Nutt
  • Queen Bees and Wannabees by Rosalind Wiseman
  • Queen Bee Moms & Kingpin Dads by Rosalind Wiseman
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens by Sean Covey
  • UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me-World by Michele Borba, Ed.D.

Fiction

            Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Articles

Juul Fact Sheet

Standardized Testing

Students should arrive at school promptly in order to begin testing. The best preparation is to have a good night’s sleep and a healthy breakfast. If your child is sick, please call the Middle School office (461-2170) and let us know.

  • CTP5 - October 24-26, 2018
CTP5 Parent Score Report Guide

Academic Planning Calendar

Semester 1

  • Quarter 1 - August 9-October 12
  • Quarter 2 - October 16-December 14
  • Semester exams (7th/8th) - December 12-14

Semester 2

  • Quarter 3 - January 3-March 1
  • Quarter 4 - March 11-May 24
  • Semester exams (7th/8th) - May 22-24

 

 

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