• 8th to 9th Grade Transition

    8th Grade students will soon begin the Conestoga Course Selection process for 9th grade. There are several activities planned for students and parents to introduce and explain the course selection process. Listed below are dates and activities.


    • Wednesday, January 18- The TEMS music department will take our 8th grade musicians to the high school for a “Meet & Greet” and introduction to Conestoga’s various musical opportunities.


    • Tuesday, January 24- Proposed date for distribution of Conestoga’s Program of Studies booklets during Homeroom.


    • Thursday, January 26- Virtual Course Selection Night for 8th grade parents from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. A follow up email, closer to the event, will include a link for your participation. Parents are encouraged to review the CHS Program of Studies booklet and discuss course selection with students in advance of the evening program.


    • Monday, January 30- Mrs. Marano will meet with 8th grade students in the Auditorium during their Advisory period to discuss the upcoming Conestoga Course Selection Process. **Students should bring their Program of Studies booklets.


    • Monday, February 6- CHS teachers visit TEMS and make presentations to our students regarding course offerings, credit requirements, and other curricular information.

              Special Areas:  8:37 am- 9:22 am (1st period)

              Core:                12:46-2:20 pm (6th and 7th period)

           **Students should have their Program of Studies booklet with them.


    • Thursday, February 9- 8th Grade Parent-CHS Counselor Meeting: CHS counselors visit TEMS and meet with 8th grade parents for an informal presentation and Q&A session about the transition to CHS and all related events and deadlines. TEMS LGR @ 8:00 am.


    • Thursday, February 9- CHS counselors visit TEMS 8th grade students. CHS counselors will go over, in detail, the Conestoga course selection process. **Students should have their Program of Studies booklet with them.


    • Monday, February 6 through Friday, February 10- 8th grade teacher course recommendations will be entered into Power School. Students/guardians will make their selections in Power School as well.


    • Friday, February 17- Course Selection window closes.

Last Modified on January 10, 2023