Archive for ◊ January, 2018 ◊

• Friday, January 05th, 2018

Getting ready for a new adventure like middle school is exciting and a little scary! Attending these informational and fun programs at Quioccasin Middle School will help answer you and your child’s questions and smooth the transition!  I’m always here and happy to help in any way!  Contact me at

Mrs. Reece/School Counselor

To be rescheduled:  Quioccasin Middle School counselor’s at CTES to talk with the students about courses and electives.

Thursday, January 18, 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.:  Planning guide presentation (PARENTS ONLY – choose ONE time) in the library

Tuesday, January 23, 6:00-7:30 p.m.: Curriculum Fair (parents AND students)

Tuesday, January 30-Friday, February 9:  Parents create online account in PowerSchool to review and accept teachers’ course recommendations and select student electives.

Thursday, March 15:  Rising 6th graders are invited to visit Quioccasin Middle School – more details to follow.

August (date TBD – letter will be mailed home): Fee Day and “Q” Camp for students and parents

• Tuesday, January 02nd, 2018

Getting ready for middle school is exciting!  And a little scary.  But the more information you have the smoother the transition will be!  Here are some important dates to put on your calendar.  I’m available any time to help you and your child get ready for this next great adventure!  Mrs. Reece, Counselor

Short Pump Middle School

Tuesday, January 2:  Mrs. Sharpe, School Counseling Director, and Mr. McAuley, Principal provided a presentation to all rising 6 graders as well as a question and answer period

Thursday, January 11, 6:30 – 8:00pm:  SPMS Planning Guide/transition presentation (PARENTS ONLY), auditorium

Friday, January 12, 8:30 – 10:00am:  SPMS Planning Guide/transition/presentation (PARENTS ONLY), auditorium

Tuesday, January 16, 6:30-8:30pm:   SPMS Elective Open House (parents AND students), auditorium

Tuesday, January 30 – Friday, February 9:  Parents go onto PowerSchool to accept teachers’ course recommendations and select student electives

Thursday, August 23, 8am – 1pm:  SPMS rising 6th grade transition program