Science: Ms. Wetzel*General Information 2018-2019

(please note: this is a single comprehensive supply list for all middle school subjects)


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Aquinas News/Aquinas Science News/
Dates to Remember:

IOWA Make-up Testing Week

Week of March 18-March 22, 2019

March 18-Trimester 2 Ends
March 22-March Birthday Celebrations

Upcoming Reminders:

March 25-N.U.T. (Prepaid); Book Fair
March 26-Book Fair
March 28-Lenten Confessions Aquinas School
March 29-30-Model U.N.
March 30-Catholic Challenge @ the Archdiocese
April 4-5-Spring Musical
April 5-First Friday Liturgy; 12:15 pm Dismissal;
No Aftercare; 
Fun Food Friday; HAP Parent Meeting
10:15 am-12:00 pm
April 12-April Birthday Celebrations;
Stations of the Cross 
@ 1:30 pm


Student Homework Pages are located on the menu on the left!
Grades 6, 7, 8 & Religion (Seton House Members)
Grading Policies are listed below!

March Birthday Celebration-March 22

Grade 8
March 04-Marie
March 19-Jacqueline
March 28-Chris
Grade 7

March 10-Blake
March 27-Mia
Grade 6
March 19-Veronica
March 30-Luca


Click HERE for the lab report rubric.
Click HERE for information on lab report format guidelines.

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**Ms. Wetzel's Science Corner**
**Please Note: Homework/Lab/Testing Schedule may change due to  Classroom Interruptions/Special Events/Assemblies/Needed Reinforcement of Concepts**Student Assignment Pads are Utilized Daily!
**In School E-mail address:

Ms. D. Wetzel: Grade 8 Advisor/Seton House Moderator-Homeroom/Science Aquinas School 6-8

**All students that need to make up assignments and exams missed due to illness and/or extra vacation time MUST make arrangements to complete assignments prior to the closing of the trimester.**

Science Grading System
Assessments (Tests/Quizzes) 45%
Trimester Exams (two test grades)
Lab/Lab Reports/Projects 25%
Class Participation/Effort 15%
Homework 15%
STREAM Fair (Aquinas Middle School) Calculated in Second or Third Trimester
Religion (Seton House) Grading System
Assessment (Tests/Quizzes) 45%
Homework 15%
Projects 20%
Class Participation/Effort 10%
Religion-Music Class 10%

Homework Policy
  • Parents/guardians will receive a deficiency notice after three homework assignments are not completed.
  • Late Lab Reports will receive an immediate ten point reduction.
  • For the end of the trimester effort grade, late homework assignments will be 
    averaged into the final grade with a five point reduction for every late assignment
  • Assignments will NOT be accepted after it is a full week late.

**Aquinas School**

Reminder: Please adhere to the morning student drop-off and dismissal procedures and make certain that students adhere to the proper dress code and uniform.

Students must be prepared for classes, especially required school supplies.

**A note is required if a student is to be released to another person at dismissal 

Students are not permitted to walk over to the shopping complex across the street**Please review parent/student handbook**

Please click on tabs below to view pictures from important events, class trips, and competitions!
High School Application Information
Please click on tab below for information regarding the high school application process! It will be updated regularly!
I will send home a packet shortly will all information that will assist you in the process.