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Conversation with the Principal

April 21, 2017
9:30- 10:45am
Location- SEMS PAC*
*Enter thru Front Check-In, off Elfin Forest/San Elijo Rd, next to our Library. Supervisors will then give you a pass and direct you to our PAC. 
Theme- A Day in the Life of a 6th Grader
6th Grade students will share their struggles with the transition to middle school, and how they overcame those struggle and are now thriving. 
Dr. DeBora will address topics that include:
  • Communication with the school
  • Dates/Timelines of events
  • Grades/Homework
  • Lunches/supplies
  • social media in middle school
  • Resources for parents (regarding both the school and their children) 
1.  How to Raise an Adult- by:  Dr. Julie Lythcott-Haims
2.  From Education Nation and NBC's Parent Toolkit
(Apps spotlighted: kik, YikYak,, Whisper, Best Secret Folder)

What Every Parent Needs to Know About Potentially Dangerous Mobile Apps: via @TODAYshow & the Parent Toolkit

 3.  SEMS Parent Handbook