Transition to Grade 6

2018-19 GYSA at Wilder Middle School: Please see information on the HCPS website to learn about the new Gifted Young Scholars Academy.

Important Dates for Middle School Transition 2017-2018

Moody IB applications may be checked out from Mrs. Shaia September 20, 2017. Students or parents may sign these out. 

IB Timeline: 2017-201B FINAL IB Public Time Line MS


January 3, 2018                                  *8:00 (set up) 8:30 (students only)—9:30 a.m.—Kaechele

January 9, 2018                                 6:30—8:30 p.m.—Elective Open House—SPMS Auditorium (for parents and students)—Rising 6th

January 11, 2018                               6:30—8 p.m.—Elementary Planning Guide Parent (no students) Program—SPMS Auditorium—Q and A

January 12, 2018                               8:30—10:30 a.m.—Elementary Planning Guide Parent (no students—repeat of the January 11th evening) Program—SPMS Auditorium—Q & A


Here are resources needed to assist scheduling  your 5th grader for SPMS. Please do not hesitate to call me if you have questions  Remember students need to select 3 electives in order of preference. 1 choice 2nd choice and alternate.  (View the Planning Guide)

Parent-Portal-creation 2016 (PowerPoint Presentation)

Parent Portal Instruction (Written directions)

Adding a Student to a Parent Portal Account

Course Request Selection (PowerPoint Presentation)

Course Request Selection through Parent Portal (Written directions)