Aug 1, 2019

ParentEd.: P.E.P. Talks

ParentEd.: P.E.P. Talks

Steve Kyle, Director of Christian Life, will be hosting multiple sessions of his P.E.P. Talks to help parents navigate the teen years. P.E.P. talks will be mandatory for all parents with students in grades 6 and grade 9 each year. We encourage other parents to attend as well. Lower school P.E.P. Talks are also open to all parents for great insight into the primary years.


HIGH SCHOOL
(only ONE session required for freshman parents, open to all)

September 10: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Artist Reception Room (2nd floor)

September 10: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

September 14: 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

September 23: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Artist Reception Room (2nd floor)

HIGH SCHOOL P.E.P. TALK SIGN-UP


MIDDLE SCHOOL
(only ONE session required for all sixth grade parents, open to all)

September 12: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Artist Reception Room (2nd floor)

September 12: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

September 14: 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

September 21: 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

MIDDLE SCHOOL P.E.P. TALK SIGN-UP


LOWER SCHOOL
(open to all preschool and lower school parents)

September 17: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Artist Reception Room (2nd floor)

September 19: 8:15-9:15 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Artist Reception Room (2nd floor)

September 21: 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

September 23: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
  Murray Arts Center, Choral Rehearsal Room (1st floor)

LOWER SCHOOL P.E.P. TALK SIGN-UP

About ParentEd. and the 2019-2020 Lineup

As part of our school mission to partner with home, MPCS is proud to offer opportunities throughout the year to guide parents through the challenges of raising children. We are pleased to announce the general schedule for this year’s “Ted”-style talks. All MPCS parents, neighbors, and friends in the community are always invited to attend! Save these dates:

How to Overcome the Pressures of the Teenage Years
October 30: 9:00-10:30 a.m., Weber Collaboratory,
Julie Davies, Counselor/Speaker, The Caring Center

Don’t Worry, Here’s What You Need to Know About College Admissions
November 18: 6:30-8:00 p.m., Weber Collaboratory
Rick Clark, Director of Admissions, Georgia Institute of Technology

Speaker on Campus
January: To be announced

Parenting in a Tech World
March: To be announced
Randi Terry, Academic Technology Specialist, and Tina Baker, Lower School Directed Studies and STEAM

 

 

Announcements

FALL BREAK

No School September 30 and October 1

SEPTEMBER 26-27: Parent-Teacher Conferences

No School for Grades PK-8
High School Classes in Session

OCTOBER 3: Parent Learning Walk

8:15 a.m. to see what's happening in lower school classrooms.

OCTOBER 14-18: ERB Testing

Testing for grades 3-8

SEPTEMBER 23-25: Book Fair

Myrick Media Center

OCTOBER 12: Homecoming Dance

Details coming soon

OCTOBER 11: Homecoming

Parade, Eaglefest, MPC Football vs. Whitfield, Blue & Black Bash "Black-out" and Alumni Dinner

OCTOBER 7-11: Spirit Week

Homecoming Spirit Week

SEPTEMBER 20: Middle School Parent Coffee

Parents are invited for coffee and conversation at 8:00 a.m. with Mr. Montaperto in the dining hall to connect and discuss various topics about middle school.

SEPTEMBER 20: Student Forum

Middle school student forum convention where students run for "office" for their class and "lobby" for their candidate.

Weekly Word News