MMS Restoring Safe Schools Plan

Hello Mitchell Middle School families – below is our school’s plan for a safe return to school this year.  Parents and Guardians, please review this document to familiarize yourself and your student(s) with the procedures and safety expectations that will be in place to start the school year, in compliance with current public health orders. Questions about the plan can be directed to Mr. A.J. Neufeld (Interim Principal – aneufeld@hsd.ca ) and/or Mrs. Susanne Kwiatkowski ( skwiatkoski@hsd.ca ). A reminder that our Meet… Read More

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21/22 Homeroom Assignments

Hello MMS family!  We hope you have had a wonderful summer and are looking forward to the start of school on Sept 8!  Your child’s homeroom assignment for the 2021-2022 school year at MMS will be available on the Parent Portal today (Wednesday, August 25), after 4:00 pm. If you do not yet have access to the Parent Portal, click HERE to get started. Our teachers, counselors, and administrators invest many hours to thoughtfully place each student in a class that… Read More

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Info about the Learning Forward Numeracy Assessment

Dear Mitchell Middle School Family, As you are aware, Hanover School Division has scheduled Learning Forward Days on June 4 and 7.  Three purposes have been identified by HSD for these days:   To assess your child’s current reading level To administer a short social-emotional survey to help the school better understand your child’s current feelings about school and their experience at school To identify the Math concepts learned by your child and also to identify Math skills that were… Read More

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Reminder – School Pictures are Happening May 13

Just a reminder to all families that MMS has been able to reschedule the school pictures that are normally taken in the fall.  Pictures will be taken on Thursday May 13.  Due to current health restrictions, no class photos will be taken this year however. After Picture Day, order pictures on  mylifetouch.ca using your Portrait ID and Access Code which will be found on your Picture Day order form, once the proofs arrive. As well, Grade 8 Farewell portraits will be… Read More

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Information about Grade 7 and Grade 8 full time return to MMS

We are so excited to inform you that Mitchell Middle will be able to welcome our Grade 7 and Grade 8 students back to school full time in April!  We have been working hard to ensure our scheduling and organizational structures will be able to meet all of the current public health orders under the Restricted Level (Orange), most notably that all of our students will be able to achieve the 2 meters of physical distancing in their classrooms to… Read More

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Parent Teacher Interviews on February 18

With the beginning of February upon us, we begin to think about Parent Teacher Interviews and Term 2 Report Cards.  It is important to us that we have conversations about your child’s achievement in the middle of the term in order to celebrate where your child is experiencing success and also identify those areas that need improvement early enough that your child will be able to see the evidence of those improvements on their Term 2 Report Card.   Given the… Read More

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Level Orange January 18- March 26, 2021 Plans

INTRODUCTION: MOVING TO THE RESTRICTED LEVEL (ORANGE) The purpose of this document is to communicate an overview on Mitchell Middle School plans  as we move to the Restricted Level (Orange) in Manitoba’s Pandemic Response System. Our first and foremost priority continues to be the safety and well-being of our students and staff This document may evolve as we receive further guidance and directions from Public Health and Manitoba Education. Details for the Pandemic Response System Levels for K–12 Schools from… Read More

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Planning for January 18

  Our Grade 5 and 6 students have had a successful return to learning at school, and it has been awesome to have them back in the school building!  Grade 5/6 families, please note that as students return to in school learning, some classes may be required to move from their current homeroom to different learning spaces in order to ensure we can provide 2 meters of physical distancing in the classroom to the greatest extent possible.  If the location… Read More

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Refining Our Procedures

Dear MMS family – we hope your child has a positive return to learning, whether that is at school or remotely.  It is awesome to see our Gr 5/6 students back in the school building again! As our Grade 5/6 students return to school after the Christmas Break and an extended period of remote learning, we all need to refamiliarize ourselves with some of the procedures that MMS has put into place in order to ensure a safe and healthy… Read More

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