ELMS 2015  
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What's Happening at East?

  • Give Us An "A" Program

    Give Us an A Rewards Drawing  

    The next drawing will be on February 6, 2015. To enter for a chance to win a $25 Visa Card, students must submit a copy of their latest report card with at least one grade of an "A", or a comparable mark, parent’s names and contact information. To enter for a chance to win a $50.00 Visa Card, students must submit a copy of their LATEST report card with straight As. Also acceptable is a screenshot of the parent portal that has the quarter grade.
     
    Click on the links below for full contest information.

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  • Solve-A-Thon Success

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    After School Tutoring

    Does your child need extra help in school?

    Starting the first week in February, East Lee Middle School will be offering several opportunities for students to receive additional academic support.

    Project P.A.S.S -- Preparing All Students for Success

    • Project P.A.S.S will be an after school study time for students. Ms. Slease will work with students on staying focused and completing assignments as needed to be successful. Project P.A.S.S will require a P.A.S.S form from the teacher to administration. The admin team will then assign Project P.A.S.S time for at least one of the two weekly sessions. Sessions will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays until 4:00.

    Rocket Learning After School

    • Rocket Learning After School Math and Reading Tutoring will once again be on Tuesdays and Thursdays this year. Reading and Math teachers have already nominated students to participate and Rocket Learning is slated to begin in February. Rocket Learning will run weekly from 3:00-4:00 with snacks and transportation provided. Students will complete work in the Ready EOG books for Reading or Math. 

    Supreme Science

    • This year we are offering an after school opportunity to our 8th Graders for Science. About 30 Students will have the opportunity to participate in a distance learning science class with hands-on, interactive science activities. Ms. Groh and Mrs. Groves will facilitate on Tuesdays with the distance learning teacher from Discovery Center and on Thursdays provide a follow-up to the activity and work on preparing the students for the Science EOG. Click here for more information about Discovery Center.

    Ace it! Math in School Tutoring

    • In school tutoring is taking place on Tuesdays and Thursdays this year. Math teachers have are currently working with 6th-8th grade students. This program runs twice a week during electives. Students are working hard in Ready EOG books for Math. Call Ms. Brewer for more information at 919-776-8441 or email at mbrewer.elms@lee.k12.nc.us

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  • East Lee proudly presents......a sneak-peek of your 2014-2015 yearbook cover!

     YearBook Sneak Look

    Order your yearbook today for just $32.10. This price is good through February 9th. After the 9th, the price will go up. You may purchase your yearbook online at www.jostens.com or through Mrs. Harris in room 600B. Checks should be made payable to East Lee Middle School. If paying with cash, please have exact change.

    Attention 8th grade parents: If you wish to purchase a recognition ad for your 8th Grader, don't forget that the deadline to submit ad materials to Mrs. Harris is Friday, February 6th. Pictures and text can be delivered to Mrs. Harris at school or can be emailed to Mrs. Harris at rharris.elms@lee.k12.nc.us. Space is limited, so don't wait until the last minute!

    Ad Details:
    1/8 page (1 picture) - $25
    1/4 page (1-2 pictures) - $50
    1/2 page (1-6 pictures) - $75
    Full page (up to 15 pictures) - $120

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  • The Rockets welcome...Wayne Bruton!

     Mr. Wayne Bruton- Student Teacher

    Wayne Bruton is originally from southern California and moved to North Carolina with my family when I was in the fifth grade. 

    This spring he will be completing his 2nd semester internship at East Lee Middle School with Mr. Toth as part of my graduation requirements for East Carolina University and North Carolina licensure requirements. He will graduate from ECU on May 8th of this year with a degree in Special Education and will continue with his coursework through the end of June for his reading add-on.

    During the past three years he has been working as a teacher’s assistant while completing practicum assignments and as an Intern at Greenwood Elementary School in the special education department. He has enjoyed his experiences in working with students in the K-5 environment and am now looking forward to the Middle School experience.


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  • Band Auditions 2015  
    Students from East, West, and San Lee auditioned for the NC Southeastern District Band on Saturday, January 24th. No Lee County students were accepted, but they all worked very hard to prepare scales and solos for the auditions.

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  • 2015 Washington, D.C. Trip

    Washington DC  

     There will be a parent meeting to discuss the Washington, D.C. Trip trip on January 29, 2015 at 5:00 PM in Mr. Scobbie's room. If you have any questions, you can contact Mr. Scobbie at 919-776-8441 ext. 1352.


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  • PAV Curriculum Night

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  • Career Day 2015  
    The school counselors are hosting Career Day as an opportunity to expose East Lee students to an array of career paths and opportunities.
     
    Career Day is being held Friday, March 6th at East Lee. If you are interested in presenting your career to our students, please complete click here-- be sure to submit! Following completion of the Google Doc, you will be contacted by Mrs. Harris or Mrs. Brown so that we may share additional Career Day details with you. Please know that completing the Google Doc does not automatically commit you to participating in Career Day, but simply allows us an opportunity to contact you if you are interested.
     
    We look forward to the possibility of having you join us for Career Day 2015!

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  • In Person With...Hayley Redding, ELMS 


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  •  Digital Literacy Certification

    IC3- Digital Literacy Certification

    In today's high-tech world, digital literacy is a requirement. The best way to stand out in the crowd is to have the Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC³) credential on your resume.

    Every job and career, every field of study, and even our social and personal lives are increasingly impacted by technology. The Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC³®) certification helps teachers prepare students to enter the next phase of life, whether it is in the workforce or in high-education.

    Currently, East Lee Middle School has 40 students taking IC³ for the 2014-2015 school year.

    For both the student and the job-seeker IC³ provides the foundation of knowledge needed for success, and it is a well-respected and internationally-recognized credential that reflects the most relevant skills needed in today's academic and business environments.

    Regardless of your career or education goals, computers and technology will most likely play and important role. To make sure you are prepared for success, get the most up-to-date and globally recognized digital literacy certification available, IC³.

    Benefits of IC³ Certification

    • Validate the digital literacy skills required in today’s academic and work environments
    • Recognized globally as the standard for digital literacy
    • Establishes a strong foundation for additional certification

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Daily Announcements

  •  T-Shirt Pre Order Form 2015
    Click here to pre-order your 2015 East Lee t-shirts.

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  • Yearbook-2014-2015  
    Order your yearbook today for just $32.10. This price is good through February 9th. The price will go up after February 9th. You may order your yearbook online at www.jostens.com or through Mrs. Harris in room 600B. Checks should be made out to East Lee Middle School. If paying with cash, please bring the exact change.

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  • Anti Bullying Assembly
    Anti Bullying Assembly 2015  

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  • Kickball
    Mr. Baer's Strive group held a fundraiser on January 13th to raise funds for this community service project. Students raised over $150.00. There money will be used for the renovations to the soccer and football fields at East Lee. During the event, students participated in two games during the PAV Curriculum Night. The first game was a 6th grade vs. 6th grade game. They were only 4 points away in score. The second game was 7th grade vs. 8th Grade. Again this game was only a few points away from each other. Everyone had a great time!

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  • Matt Martin 2015  
    Congratulations to Mr. Matt Martin for being named our Teacher of the Month.

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  •  Carla Bailey 2015
    Congrats to Mrs. Carla Bailey for being selected as our Staff Member of the Month!

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