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Tutor training @ JT Moore library
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Tutoring happens at the beginning of our school day, from 8:55 – 9:55. Volunteers commit to one morning each week: Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. The tutor and student select a book from our collection to read together and students keep writing journal. Kickoff training for new tutors will occur on Thursday, Sept. 3.

Let Tutoring Coordinator, Valerie Moth, know you’re planning to attend the training session, or if you have questions.

Hillsboro cluster PAC meeting @ Waverly-Belmont elementary
Sep 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The upcoming Hillsboro Cluster Parents Advisory Council meeting is set for September 3rd at Waverly-Belmont Elementary, 5:30 to 7:00pm.  All parents and/or interested persons are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The Agenda (available HERE) includes overview and objectives of the Parents Advisory Council for this year, marketing the Hillsboro cluster, update on elementary school to middle school to high school pathways discussion, and the HHS-Build it Now update: Design charette sessions coming to the middle schools.

Academic Support meeting @ JT Moore Middle School library
Sep 4 @ 7:45 am – 8:45 am
Academic Support meeting @ JT Moore Middle School library | Nashville | Tennessee | United States

We will use this time to brainstorm ways that this committee can support IB this school year.  Kids can go to study hall at this time if they are registered.

Summary of the July 30 meeting:

– The goal of this collaborative committee of parents, teachers and administrators is to support academic rigor for all students.  

-We heard from Seth Swihart, new assistant Principal at JTM, about supporting the IB planning process this year and he gave us an update on Grading for Learning.  

-David Myers, teacher of Integrated Math I shared MNPS plan for the Integrated Math sequence that will be implemented across MNPS schools. 

-Thanks for great questions from everyone.

-On Sept 4:  We will work as a team to identify areas where we can support IB this school year.

8th Grade Band Night at Hillsboro @ Hillsboro High School
Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
8th Grade Band Night at Hillsboro @ Hillsboro High School | Nashville | Tennessee | United States

Friday, September 4 is CLUSTER NIGHT at Hillsboro High School, and the Hillsboro Marching Band invites J.T. Moore 8th grade band students to enjoy a pizza dinner, learn about the Marching Band and play in the stands during the football game! Eighth graders should join the fun at 5:00 pm in the Hillsboro band room, behind the school by the tennis courts off Richard Jones Road. Invitations have been sent home with all 8th grade band students. Parents are invited to come hear the band and cheer on the Burros; kickoff is at 7:00! Every J.T. Moore student will be admitted free to the game with student ID or school spirit t-shirt. Go Burros!

J.T. Moore Volleyball @ JT Moore
Sep 9 @ 4:45 pm – 6:45 pm
J.T. Moore girls soccer game @ Green Hills Park
Sep 10 @ 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm
$45,345 raised so far...

JT MOORE In the Community

Matador students deliver t-shirts to the cluster

Reaching out to our incoming 4th graders is key for the continued success at J.T. Moore. Wewant to make sure ALL students know they are welcome at J.T. Moore and we look forward to having them as future Matadors! We are your neighborhood school!

J.T. Moore students delivered hundreds of free J.T. Moore t-shirts to the 4th grade classes at our 5 cluster elementary schools – Glendale, Percy Priest, Carter-Lawrence, Julia Green and, our newest addition, Waverly-Belmont. These students get in free to the J.T. Moore fall Carnival on September 19th (1-4pm) if they wear their shirt. There may be more upcoming benefits too… Be seen wearing your Matador shirt and you never know what may happen!

from Waverly-Belmont’s facebook page:


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