Middle SchoolHome of the Trojans!
2:00 PM - 3:20 PM 8th Grade Awards Ceremony (Parents sent invitations)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8th Grade Recognition at Streamwood High School
ALL library books are due MAY 15th. Check your library account and get everything turned in to avoid lost book fees.
Please see out parent information page to find out about upcoming events and resources at Tefft.
May PTT Meeting
The PTT is already planning for next year! This is your opportunity to get involved and assist with planning for the 2019-2020 school year. What events would you like to see at Tefft? Do you have any fundraising ideas? What can we improve on?
The next PTT meeting is Saturday, May 18th at 9:30 AM at Tefft, join us! We are hoping for two volunteers for each PTT Board Position, we would love to have a bilingual PTT Board!
If you know of any incoming 7th grade parents, please forward this email on to them, we would like to meet them a the PTT meeting! Childcare will be available.
END OF THE YEAR INFORMATION
Mark your calendars!
8th grade recognition: May 28 at 7:00 pm at Streamwood High School
8th grade award ceremony: Tuesday, May 28 at 2:00 pm (invitations will be sent to parents of students receiving awards)
The School Store will open next Friday, May 17th during lunch periods. On the morning of Thursday, May 16th points will be posted in the cafeteria for student review.
SCHOOL RULE REMINDER
Phones, Earbuds, Bags- Your phone should be in your locker after the 9:00 bell, not in your pocket. You are especially not to be on your phone during the school day. Using your cell phone in class is grounds for a referral and the confiscation of your cell phone by administration until a parent comes to school to pick it up.
Headphones are also to be put away and not hanging around your neck. It is not an option to wear them during the school day.
Backpacks, totebags, or fanny packs of any type are also not to be worn during the school day as well. These are to stay in your locker until after 8th period.
STUDENTS of the MONTH
The students chosen for students of the month stood apart from the crowd, showed enthusiasm and determination to achieve, and/or contributed positively to the classroom. Students were nominated by Elective and Rotation teachers and have been recognized by Dr. De Leon with a certificate. The students are as follows:
Maalik Manney, Simrah Qadri, Brian Larson, Esther Naluyinda, John Montesinos,
William Blough, Aranza Martinez, Alexa Cruz, Aditi Patel, Tyrone Dungey, Arianna Arroyo, Maria Cedeno, Kathryn Guinto, Edward Pedroza
Students, if you are assigned to homework club you should report to the library after school and sign in. If you are a walk-in, meaning you are choosing to participate, (APPLAUSE!), also meet in the library right after school.
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING CLUBStrength & Conditioning Club begins Monday Oct. 1 at 7:45 am. It will Run 3 days a week - Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from 7:45am to 8:45am and is open to all Tefft students.Students, wait by the doors and Mr. Lee will let you into the locker rooms to change into your PE Suit. All students must wear their PE suits.A signed permission slip must be signed and returned to Mr. Lee before a student can participate in the strength and conditioning program.A Permission slip is available from Mr. Lee in the boy's physical education office.Please visit our WEIGHT ROOM page for more information about the fitness center!
The Tefft Warriors is a Bully Prevention Club at Tefft. Our mission is to educate students on the impact of bullying and to support students who are feeling bullied.
Join the Tefft Warriors and help prevent bullying. Warriors will be meeting every Tuesday, after school in room 211.
See Mrs. Ritter with any questions.
Students, IDs need to be worn around your neck with a purple lanyard all day. They should be visible and not tucked in. Temporary IDs should be worn on the front of your shirt below your shoulder. If you need a temporary ID, get one from the window table before school. A charge of $1 will be added for each temporary ID you receive. Temporary IDs are good for one day. You may not re-use them. If you have lost your ID, let a teacher know so a new one can be made for you.
Attendance & Vacations- 630-213-5535 ext 5540
Parents, please call for all student absences by 10 am on the date of the absence. If you need to pick up your child for early release, please call the main office so an early release pass can be sent to your student. Please allow at least 20 minutes for an early release. Vacations during school attendance days are not recommended, but if necessary, please fill out a vacation request form in the main office. Vacations are unexcused if the vacation days or any unexcused absences exceed nine days throughout the year. A referral to truancy will be made in this case.