Oliver Wendell Holmes Middle School

Hispanic Heritage Month 2018

Garden Club

Holmes Club Fair

Dodger Day and College Awareness

Sugar Skulls Lunchtime Activity

Walk to School Day 2018

El Dia de Los Muertos 2018

SHE DELIVERS!

Mr. Park's students win 2nd Place in the 2017-2018 Stock Market Game Awards

Dodger Day 2018

Happy Howdie Halloween (Holmes Staff)

News & Announcements

LA Unified Online Meal Application

Our goal is 100% application submission for every student. Even if you do not qualify or not interested in applying, please submit the application and click the box indicating you are not interested.

Picture ID on Registration Day (Order online or print the order form)

Save time and order your Lifetouch Portraits online! Order before Picture Day on mylifetouch.com using your Picture Day ID: DC019570Y0 No need to return the form for online orders.

You may print out the order form and bring it with you on your scheduled picture day. If you chose not to order online, please fill this form out completely, enclose EXACT payment, and bring it with you to school on Picture Day. To pay by cash or check, please fill out the entire form. Enclose cash, money order or check payable to Lifetouch. The photographer won't make change.

Remember, you do not have wear your school uniform on orientation picture day.

Enroll in Holmes Middle School for 2019-2020!!! CLICK HERE!!!!

Apply to Holmes' School for Advanced Studies online through LAUSD Unified Enrollment or the Parent Portal ... spaces are limited.

Applications can be submitted online at https://apply.lausd.net

IMPORTANT DATES
Math Placement Exam: If you your incoming 6th grader earned 4's in math and Met/Exceeded Standards on Smarter Balanced Assessment, he/she may qualify to enroll in the Highly Accelerated Common Core Math 6/7 course. Exams will be administered the first week of school for those who missed the two exam dates given in May. To submit interest in POSSIBLE future exam dates, please go to https://www.holmesms.org/; we will contact you through email IF we have any additional dates.

New Student Orientation:
May 18th (M – Z; parents of students taking math placement exam) 9:00 – 12:00 p.m.
June 8th (A – L) 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. (OR any families who have not attended)

Pre-Registration: Disbursement of books, lockers, student ID, etc. Completed forms will be required in order to receive the above items. Forms will be available online to print in August.
Last names M - Z @ 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
A - L @ 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
• 8th Grade August 12, 2019
• 7th Grade August 13, 2019
• 6th Grade August 14, 2019

Important Upcoming Dates

Math Parent Information Night:        
May 15, 2019 @ 6:00 p.m. in the Library (Information on Middle School Math Pathways)

Math Placement Exam:                   
If you your incoming 6th grader earned 4's in math and Met/Exceeded Standards on Smarter Balanced Assessment, he/she may qualify to enroll in the Highly Accelerated Common Core Math 6/7 course. Exams will be administered the first week of school for those who missed the two exam dates given in May. To submit interest in POSSIBLE future exam dates, please go to https://www.holmesms.org/; we will contact you through email IF we have any additional dates.

New Student Orientation:                 
May 18th (M – Z; parents of students taking math placement exam) 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. June 8th (A – L, or all other families who have not attended) 9:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Pre-Registration:                                 
Disbursement of books, lockers, student ID, etc. Completed forms will be required in order to receive the above items. Forms will be available online to print in August.
Last names   M - Z @ 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.                                                                                    A - L @ 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.                                                                                          8th Grade August 12, 2019                                                                                        7th Grade August 13, 2019                                                                                        6th Grade August 14, 2019

Highly Accelerated Math Placement Exam Information

If you your incoming 6th grader earned 4's in math and Met/Exceeded Standards on Smarter Balanced Assessment, he/she may qualify to enroll in the Highly Accelerated Common Core Math 6/7 course. Exams will be administered the first week of school for those who missed the two exam dates given in May.

To submit interest in POSSIBLE future exam dates, please click on the title to access interest form. We will contact you through email IF we have any additional dates.

School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

School Accountability Report Card (SARC)
The School Accountability Report Card (SARC) is available for parents to review. The SARC is mandated by the state and includes information from the prior school year on school performance, teacher misassignments, sufficiency of textbooks, condition of school facilities, and fiscal and expenditure data, as well as student performance. Click on the link to access the full report. http://search.lausd.net/cgi-bin/fccgi.exe?w3exec=sarc20172018&which=8182

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Calendar of Events

P.E. Classes in MacKenzie Hall)
Date: 8/21/2019
Location: MacKenzie Hall (PE Classes)
P.E. Classes in MacKenzie Hall)
Date: 8/22/2019
Location: MacKenzie Hall (PE Classes)
Dean's Safety Talk Assemblies-Pers. 1-6
Date: 8/22/2019, 8:30 AM 2:58 PM
Location: MacKenzie Hall/P.E. Classes/Varela
P.E. Classes in MacKenzie Hall)
Date: 8/23/2019
Location: MacKenzie Hall (PE Classes)
Coffee with the Principal
Date: 8/23/2019, 8:30 AM 9:30 AM
Location: Parent Center/D' Aloisio