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2020 8th Grade Promotion Activities & Information

2020 8th GRADE PROMOTION ACTIVITIES & INFORMATION

IMPORTANT EVENTS & DATES TO MAKE NOTE OF:
  • 8th GRADE PARENT NIGHT @ BECKMAN HIGH SCHOOL: TUESDAY, MARCH 24, 2020 from 6:00-8:30pm at Beckman High School. Parents ONLY.
  • 8th GRADE EXIT INTERVEIW: FRIDAY, MAY 15, 2020 in the OH GYM. Students ONLY.
  • 8th GRADE AWARDS ASSEMBLY: THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2020 from 10:00-11:30am in the OH QUAD
  • 8th GRADE PROMOTION: THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2020 from 3:00-4:30pm in the OH QUAD
QUESTIONS ABOUT ANY OF THE 8TH GRADE ACTIVITES?

2019-2020 Yearbooks

2019-2020 Orchard Hills Middle School (Grades 6-8)Yearbooks

  • Yearbooks are available for purchase ONLINE ONLY from August 2019 to April 2020.
  • There will be NO OH Middle School (Grades 6-8) Yearbooks sold by cash or check at the end of the year.
  • ORDER HERE:  http://orchardhillsyearbooks.com/

Interested in being a part of the 2020-2021 Orchard Hills Middle School Yearbook Staff?

Please check back in February 2020 for information and applications.

Questions? See Mrs. Carlos in the Drama room or email at mcarlos@tustin.k12.ca.us


2019-2020 Orchard Hills Elementary School (Grades K-5) Yearbooks

  • Yearbooks are available for purchase ONLINE ONLY from August 2019 to April 2020.
  • There will be NO OH Elementary School (Grades K-5) Yearbooks sold by cash or check at the end of the year.
  • ORDER HERE: http://orchardhillsyearbooks.com/

2020 8th Grade Exit Interview

How to shine in the 8th Grade Exit Interview

Orchard Hills School - Preparation for May 2019

DOWNLOAD a printable version of the
8th Grade Promotion Information & Exit Interview "How-To" Guide HERE

PURPOSE
  • Showcase a collection of our students best work and accomplishments
  • Students describe progress made toward the ESLRS
  • Give community leaders the chance to observe the accomplishments of our future leaders
PART 1 - The Notebook
The format is up to the student… (Binder, iPad, Haiku, Flash-drive)
Set up the following sections:
  • English/Language Arts
  • Reading
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • Science
  • Electives
  • PE
  • ESLRS
  • My Element

(You are encouraged to include photos of your completed work and accomplishments)

PART 2 - The Interview (One-on-One)
Each Student will respond to the following 7 questions:
  1. Please show me (and describe) a work sample you are most proud of.
  2. Please describe for me how you have become an effective communicator at Orchard Hills.
  3. Please describe how you have been challenged at OH to think critically and independently.
  4. Please describe for me what it means to be a productive and responsible citizen.
  5. Describe how you have worked towards the attainment of your Element.
  6. Is there anything else you would like to share with me?
  7. Do you have any questions for me? OR Interviewer may choose to share about his/her own career.
The Interview - Tips
  • Share your personal story
  • Highlight ESLRS
  • Discuss goals - long & short term
  • Think outside the box
  • Make good eye contact
  • Use respectful language (Sir and Ma'am)
  • Proper handshake
  • Dress for Success - Business or Business Casual
  • Be Yourself
  • Have FUN!
ESLRS - Download HERE
  • Effective Communicator
  • Creative and Independent Thinker
  • Productive & Responsible Citizen
  • Soar to great heights - review this
ELEMENT
  • You will be asked about this : )
3 Types of People
  • Procrastinator - "I'll do it later"
  • Lazy Daisy - "It's just not that important"
  • Action Heroes - "Those who get things done!"
IF YOU NEED HELP
  • Mrs. Huynh
  • Mrs. Montes
  • Mrs. Agopian
  • Any of your Teachers
  • Your Parents
  • We are ALL here to help if you need us!
"What you get by achieving your goals is not as important
as what you become by achieving your goals."
- Zig Ziglar