8th grade year end activities

May 3rd, 2017

Dear 8th Grade Parents:

Promotion information is visible here: http://www.mlkmiddleschool.org/8th-grade-promotion-information/

Here is an overview of your student’s schedule for the last weeks of school.

Friday, June 2nd

8th GRADE DANCE –  7 – 10 p.m.

Signed permission slip and $10 ticket are required to attend this event.  Tickets will be on sale at 8th grade lunch from 5/24 to 6/1.

Friday, June 9th

YEARBOOKS DISTRIBUTED in 6th period.  To purchase a yearbook, go to www.jostens.com.  They will also be on sale at lunch on Wednesdays and after school on Tuesday and Thursdays by the big tree.

Monday, June 12th

SIX FLAGS TRIP for 8th graders only (9 a.m. – around 6 p.m.)

Permission slips will be sent home soon.  The cost is $42.  For students with own a season pass, the cost is $10.

Regular classes for 8th graders not going to Six Flags

Tuesday, June 13th

PROMOTION PRACTICE – 1st  and 2nd period

Wednesday, June 14th

PROMOTION PRACTICE – 2nd and 3rd period

Admission tickets (5 per student) for the promotion ceremony will be distributed at the Wednesday Promotion Practice.  If a family needs more than 5 tickets, parents are welcome to go to the King front office to request up to 4 more tickets the morning of June 15th from 8am to noon.

Thursday, June 15th


PROMOTION CEREMONY – 4:00 P.M. at the Berkeley Community Theatre at BHS.  Graduates are to be in the Little Theatre by 3:30 p.m.

The doors to the Community Theatre will not open until approximately twenty minutes before the ceremony begins.  Absolutely no balloons, balloon bouquets, or air horns allowed in the theatre.