I would like to take this opportunity to say I hope all of you had a safe path through the trials and tribulations of Hurricane Irma. This was a very trying time for both parents and students. Please keep in mind that your children could be very traumatized by this event. Continue reading “Mr. John’s High Performers”
I want to take this opportunity to welcome parents and students to the 2017-18 school year. I look forward to meeting each of you during the school session. My goals for the upcoming school year remain the same and that is to give each of your children the best learning environment that I can create. We as a team, and I emphasize the team, can and will make this a very successful year.
During the first nine weeks I will be testing each of my students to determine the starting point for each subject. This will be completed by eliminating the stress factor of success. They will be successful. Many of you will see information come home that will seem very repetitive and you would be correct. I find that many of our students lose their academic structure and meaning of subject matter. I will reintroduce these starting points especially in math and science. Continue reading “Mr. John’s New Sept 2017”
As the school year ends I would like to take this opportunity to reflect upon the school’s activities. As a first-time teacher in a private school system it is impossible for me to not make comparisons. During this school year, I have had the opportunity to work closely with many new colleagues and the hard-working attitudes and personalities have been both helpful and rewarding. Continue reading “Mr. John’s Classroom News May 2017”
As the third grading period ends, I want to take this opportunity to express my thanks to the many parents that continue to make this a successful academic year. I could not do it without your help and support
During the week before spring break we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day. We had my annual green feats on their last day before break. Green eggs, milk and pancakes were the main menu items. It was amazing to see the student’s faces when they first see the green eggs. Continue reading “Mr. John’s Classroom News April 2017”