There will be several upcoming orientation events at Maple Grove Middle School, located at 7000 Hemlock Lane.
MGMS is having an orientation for the incoming sixth grade students and their parents/guardians. Students with the last name beginning with A-K will attend Monday, Aug. 19, from 9 a.m. to noon with a parent information session from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Students with the last name beginning with L-Z will attend Tuesday, Aug. 20, from 9 a.m. to noon with a parent information session from 10:30 a.m. to noon. If anyone is unable to attend on assigned day, contact the school at 763-315-7600.
Orientation for seventh or eighth grade student that have never attended Maple Grove Middle School will be Wednesday, Aug. 22 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. This orientation is for both parents/guardians and their student.
People may park at either end of the building and if needed, overflow parking is available at Cedar Island Elementary. Please do not park in the fire department lot. MGMS asks that parents do not bring other children as space will be limited.
MGMS is also having “Orientation Conferences” for all students and their parents/guardians Tuesday, Aug. 27, from 4 to 7 p.m. There will be a combination of a drop-in, open house style, meet-and-greet time as well as designated team presentations. This new schedule will accommodate parents with students in different grade levels. During the meet-and-greet, people will experience the student’s middle school classrooms, meet teachers, and understand course content and expectations. The team presentations will take place in the student’s advisory classroom. The format will be as follows:
• Sixth Grade: Meet & Greet from 4 to 6 p.m., Presentation in Advisory from 6 to 6:20 p.m., and
6:20-7:00 – Meet & Greet from 6:20 to 7 p.m.
• Seventh Grade: Meet & Greet from 4 to 5:30 p.m., Presentation in Advisory from 5:30 to 5:50 p.m., and Meet & Greet from 5:50 to 7 p.m.
• Eighth Grade: Meet & Greet from 4 to 5 p.m., Presentation in Advisory from 5 to 5:20 p.m, and Meet & Greet from 5:20 to 7 p.m.
Please bring student’s schedule with. Parents will receive an email when schedules are posted to ParentVue. Incoming sixth grade students and seventh and eighth grade students that have never attended Maple Grove Middle School will receive their schedule at orientation.