Remote Learning: Sports Equipment and Library Books

To encourage students to continue reading and being active while we are in the Critical (Red) Level and the majority of students are learning from home we want to make sure everyone is aware of two important initiatives. Students and families are able to check out Books from the Library as well as Sports Equipment from the gym. How to do this is shown below. This can also be found on the  Level Red Website . Library Books Students can check out Library… Read More

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MITCHELL MIDDLE SCHOOL: CRITICAL LEVEL (RED) SCHOOL PLAN NOVEMBER 24, 2020

INTRODUCTION: MOVING TO THE CRITICAL LEVEL (RED) The purpose of this document is to communicate an overview on Mitchell Middle School plans  as we move to the CRITICAL 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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HSD Schools Moving to Critical (Red) Level

NOVEMBER 20, 2020 Dear Parents/Guardians, The Chief Provincial Public Health Officer has announced that effective November, 24, 2020, the Hanover School Division will move to the Critical (Red) level of the #MBRestart Pandemic Response System. This action is taken as a preventative safety measure in response to the increased test positivity rate in Steinbach and the RM of Hanover. The decision to move Hanover School Division to the Critical (Red) level is not a reflection of school-based virus transmission. Our… Read More

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Term 1 Parent Teacher Meetings (Virtual)

MMS Virtual Parent Teacher Meetings November 30, 2020 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Our first Parent Teacher Meeting is now set for November 30, 2020 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM for November 30, 2020. All parents are encouraged to schedule a ten minute appointment with their 2020-21 teachers. These meetings will take place in one of two manners: Virtually by appointment only (Zoom or some other agreed upon method) Via a phone call by appointment only (The teacher will… Read More

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Remote Learning – Real Time Virtual Meeting Schedules and Day to Day Support

We hope your child has had a good start to their remote learning experience. All standards for remote learning can be found here . The highlights are below: Students will be required to participate daily in learning and assessment with minimum standards, as follows: Real-time online instruction will be coordinated by the assigned teacher for all students registered in the class. Students must be available for the following real-time learning times (synchronous): Grades 5-8: Seven to eight hours of instruction (synchronous)… Read More

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Recognizing Remembrance Day

On Thursday, November 12 MMS students recognized Remembrance Day with a short service during STEAM Class (Track A students in grade 7 and 8 will do this on Nov 13, 2020). Students were lead through this slideshow and at the end students painted rocks with messages about Remembrance Day or drew poppies on their rock. Students are encouraged to take their rocks home or hide them around the community. You can watch the slideshow here:

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Restricted Level (Orange) Grade Specific Plans and Information

Emails were sent home to all families in four different groups based on grade level and option chosen for school while MMS is placed in the Restricted Level (Orange). Please find the information shared ineach email here: Remote Learners Grade 5 and 6 In School Schedules and Information Grade 7/8 In School Schedules and Information (Track A) Grade 7/8 In School Schedules and Information (Track B)

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Restricted Level School Plan – Begins November 12, 2020

MITCHELL MIDDLE SCHOOL – RESTRICTED LEVEL SCHOOL PLAN – NOVEMBER 2020  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.… Read More

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Postponement of School Based Immunization Clinics

October 23, 2020 Dear Parent/Guardian: Due to the current high volume of COVID-19 cases in Manitoba, your school immunization clinic was postponed. You will receive further communication in the coming weeks about rescheduling the clinic. The School Immunization Program primarily occurs in grade 6 and grade 8 or 9. This will affect your child(ren) in varying degrees depending on their grade. The vaccines given in grade 6 offer protection against three diseases while the vaccine recommended in grade 8 or… Read More

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Thought Exchange – Parent/Guardian Feedback

October 20, 2020 Dear Parents/Guardians, On behalf of our schools, we would like to take this opportunity to check-in via Thought Exchange and ask for your input on how we can best support your child’s learning process in the months ahead. Your thoughts and comments will help us better understand our school communities’ needs during this pandemic and guide our efforts to provide learning support to students and their families. NEW! For this thought exchange, we are using a beta… Read More

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