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Mr. Esslinger's Message, April 26, 2024

Mr. Esslinger’s Message,                                                                    4/26/24

Hello Iroquois Middle School Families. Please see below with some news and information.


News Worth Sharing:


-Congratulations goes out to the 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Orchestra students on an amazing concert on Thursday, 4/25/24.  Great job everyone.


-State Assessments:  The last of the state assessments will be Science (grade 5 and grade 8 only) on April 29-30th.   For more information click on the link: State Assessment Letter to Parents


-The Middle School club Teens in Action is starting a recycling program with “Gotsneakers”, a Sneaker Recycling Organization. Their mission is to recycle and reuse previously loved sneakers. We’ll keep sneakers out of landfills as well as have our sneakers shared with people who may need them. The recycling program will start on April 15. Donations can be made in the boxes in the foyer and other drop off locations in the building.


Upcoming Events:

April 29-30:           NYS Science Assessment, Grades 5 and 8 only

May 9:                    Grades 5-8 Band Concert, 7:00 PM. MS Aud

May 14:                  MSA Meeting, 6:00 PM, MS Cafe

May 14:                  BOE Meeting and Budget Hearing, 6:30 PM

May 14:                  Grades 5-8 Chorus Concert, 7:00 PM, MS Aud

May 21:                  Budget Vote, II Gym, 7:30 AM – 9:00 PM


- June 2024 end of school year dates: Please mark your calendars for the end of the school year events and dates:

June 13:           Full Day of school grades 5-8

June 14:           Full Day of school grades 5-8

June 17:           Full Day of school grades 5-8

June 18:           Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m. grades 5-8

                        8th Grade MOD Rehearsal, Student Activities

June 19:           Juneteenth Holiday – no school for students

June 20:           Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m. grades 5-8

June 21:           8th Grade MOD ceremony 9:00 a.m.

                        Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m. grades 5-8

                        Last day for students