Friday, August 30, 2013

8th Grade Curriculum Night

The 8th grade team would like to welcome our students, parents and guardians to curriculum night, Wednesday, September 4, 2013! The night will begin at 6:30 PM in the auditorium. The curriculum night will allow parents and guardians to hear about the important events and activities the students will be involved in this school year.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

8th grade homework calendar

The 8th grade team uses a Google calendar to keep students and parents informed on due assignments! The Google calendar can be viewed on our webpage page at the following address:

Since our calendar information is available to the public, you may add the calendar directly to your mobile device, tablet, or computer. If you are using Google calendars, all you must do is click on the + Google Calendar icon at the bottom of the calendar. This will allow you to add our information to your calendar!

Don't have a Google account? You can just view the calendar on our website!

Want a Google account? Click here to get started.Create an account and sign-in. Then, come back to our calendar and click the + Google Calendar icon.

You can get the calendar on iPhone, iPod, and Android devices. The easiest way to do this is to sync your Google account with the settings in your phone. When you load your calendar information from Google, the added 8th grade calendar information will be added too!

Eighth Grade Team Expectations

Welcome to the eighth grade class of 2018!

You can read about the 8th grade team's expectations on our Edline webpage. Get the document by clicking here:

Monday, August 26, 2013

Stay Connected. blog and weekly email

Stay Connected. is a communication tool used by the 8th grade team to send parents, students, and interested community members information about our classes. The posts are updated and submitted every Thursday. If you subscribe by email, you will receive the newsletter posts via email!

In our posts we describe important projects that students are completing as well as snapshots of the finished projects. We post information on field trips, tests, assignments, guest speakers, and many other important events at Avonworth Middle School. Stay Connected. can be accessed through Edline at the following address:

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Remind 101: 8th grade text messages for parents and students!

During the 2013-2014 school year, the 8th grade team will be using the free message system called Remind 101. To sign-up for our text alerts, follow these simple directions:

On your phone send the text message, @amsgrade8,  to (412) 203-8844! Follow the directions when prompted!

On Edline: