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Ingleside Middle School 
iBlast #27
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES:
W  All Wednesdays going forward -- no Extended Learning Time in afternoon
Th 2/25  Virtual NJHS Induction Ceremony 
W  3/3    Coffee with the Principal
M-F  3/8-12  Spring Break
I N G L E S I D E   S T R O N G
ATTENTION 8TH GRADE PARENTS:

We are hoping to be able to plan a great year end party for the 8th grade graduating class. 

If you would like to be on the planning committee, please reach out to Dana Fuller at danafuller99@gmail.com.

 
Dear Ingleside Families,

It is hard to believe, but we are preparing to wrap up the 3rd quarter of the 20-21 school year in two weeks! Thanks for continuing to support our efforts each and every day!

I am excited to announce that Mr. Eric Dimmery was selected as Ingleside’s Charros Teacher of the Year! He was nominated by his colleagues and selected by a school level committee. He will be honored at a virtual banquet in April! Congrats, Mr. Dimmery!

Wow…we have been very spoiled recently! Our amazing Ambassadors decorated every teacher’s door with lots of love and sunshine for Valentine’s Day. When teachers arrived at school on Friday, February 12 they were blessed with beautiful decorations on their classroom doors or outside wall areas. On Wednesday, February 17, the entire staff was treated to Zoyo by our amazing PTO. We appreciate the kind gestures and love that were shown to us by both of these outstanding groups!

It is very worrisome to us when we are not able to reach a parent or emergency contact when we have a medical or academic concern. If you have not double checked your contact information in Synergy recently, please do this as soon as possible. It is imperative that we have current contact information so that we can reach you in case of an emergency.  ( HERE.  Click on My Account, and update phone numbers). 

We still have several students that are not sticking to their selected learning model and are bouncing back and forth between inperson learning and EDL. The expectation is that students attend in their selected learning model unless there is COVID related or other illness. Your help with supporting your child’s attendance in their selected learning model is appreciated!

We are in the planning stages to determine Ingleside’s testing schedule for the AzSCI and AzM2 state testing in late March and April. As soon as our schedule is determined, we will share it and post it on the Ingleside website. In the meantime, I would like for our EDL (and SOL) families to know that we are expected to test all students on campus with a school proctor.

 
In partnership,
Erin Kadera, Proud Interim Ingleside Principal
IT'S TIME TO THINK ABOUT TAXES...AND TAX CREDITS!

One way you can always support your students and schools is through a tax credit contribution.
  • Arizona law allows taxpayers to receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit of up to $200 for individual filers and up to $400 for married filers.
  • Contributions made through April 15, 2021 can still be claimed on your 2020 state tax return or roll over to 2021.
  • Schools depend on tax credit contributions to fund programs and activities that the state and District cannot, such as:
    • the arts
    • athletics
    • field trips
    • tutoring
    • enrichment
    • college and career testing.
  • We encourage you to find out more about this win-win-win - for you, your students and their schools - on our website at https://www.susd.org/Support.
2020/2021 YEARBOOKS ARE NOW FOR SALE!

  • Yearbooks are now on sale.
  • $40 until final deadline of March 12
  • Get your order in today -- please do not plan on purchasing one once the order comes in (books will only be for those who prepaid).
  • Click here to order online through the Touchbase system.
    • Log in (either as your student or with your ParentVue credentials)
    • Click "Items at Student's School"
    • Click "Fees & Club Activities"
    • Click "Student Fees"
    • Click BUY "Yearbook Order 2020-2021"
    • Checkout & email yourself a receipt
  • OR print the attached form, and send in cash or check with your student.
COVID-19 UPDATES:

Read more about SUSD's Covid-19 response, building specific metrics, and more HERE.

An updated list of testing options:
Oak Learning Campus, Embry Women's Health.

City of Phoenix Mobile Testing

CVS Pharmacy Retail Testing Sites

Walgreens Pharmacy Drive-thru Sites

 
C O M M U N I T Y   N E W S
CLICK HERE to visit the Community News section of our website!
IMS PTO thanks our generous sponsors!
THANKS for being ALL IN!!
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Our Business Sponsors are so important to our continued mission of supporting our teachers and students!
Reach out to Bri Crowder, VP of Fundraising, for more details!
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