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August 2016 Newsletter

August 1, 2016


Welcome students, parents, and guardians to the 2016-2017 school year.  The staff of Miller Junior High waits to greet each and every one of you. 


The first day of school will be here before we know it.  The Miller Junior High Calendar is available on our website to reference.  However, some pertinent dates to note include:

August 14   Sports Physicals at AHS (Aberdeen High School)
August 23   Miller Office reopens
August 24   Fall Sports Parent/Guardian Meeting in Miller Student Center at 6 PM
August 25   Boys/Girls Football begins at 3 PM
August 29   Back to School Days Noon to 6:30 PM
August 29   Girls Soccer and Boys/Girls Cross Country begins
August 30   Back to School Days Noon to 6:30
August 31   Back to School Days 7:30 AM to Noon
September 7   First Day of School (7th Graders 7:50 AM to 2:30 PM AND 8th Graders 10:50 AM to 2:30 PM)
September 14   School Picture Day
September 22   Miller Open House 6 PM to 8 PM
September 28   District Collaboration Day Early Dismissal at Miller at 12:30 PM

We suggest taking a look at the full school year calendar for dates impacting your family’s schedule like holidays, breaks, early releases, and Student Led Conferences. 


We welcome some new staff to Miller this year.   Alexandra Amarok (Choir), Heidi Armenta (7th grade Social Studies), Nick Barene (Band), Ashley Emmett (General Electives and Journalism/Yearbook), and April Meissner (8th Grade Social Studies).  Nicole Jelovich is joining us as a new school secretary.   Some staff have changed teaching assignments.  Barb Good is now teaching 8th Grade Science.  Heather Colwell is now teaching 7th Grade English/Language Arts.


Keep watching our website for more information as it comes available.  See all of you soon.  Remember, school starts at 7:50 AM and ends at 2:30 PM daily. 


Lisa Griebel                                                                          Arnie Lewis

Principal                                                                                Assistant Principal