Author Archives: Debra E. Shapiro

About Debra E. Shapiro

I am a Technology Education teacher with 27 years experience. I currently teach in a middle school modular setting with 12 computer stations. My modules are from Paxton/Patterson. They include; CAD Computer Graphics and Animation, Digital Music, Energy and Power, Environment and Ecology, Flight, Forensic Science, Health and Fitness, Lasers, Pneumatics, Research and Development, Robotics, Structural Engineering, and Virtual Architecture.

FGMS 7th & 8th Grade Orientation

FGMS 7th & 8th Grade Orientation will be held on Thursday, August 31 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Students may pick up their schedules at this time. Gym uniforms, agendas, and locks will be available for purchase.  Also any 6th grade student that has completed their … Continue reading

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6th Grade Transition Program and Picnic

Come Join Us!!!!! Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Place: Forest Glen Middle School Time: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.   Click for 6th grade transition program letter (2017-2018)

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New School Supply List Are Out

School Supply List 2017-2018

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Schedule for Half Days – June 14 – 16

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 and Friday, June 16, 2017 Bell Schedule (EVEN Day) Early Dismissal 11:25 a.m. All students should be in their homeroom by 7:20 a.m. for the announcements. 6th Grade 1st Block 7:25 – 8:25 2nd Block 8:30 … Continue reading

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Yearbook Distribution

Yearbook distribution will take place after SOL Testing has been completed. Target date/time is Wednesday, June 14 during PE and Exploratory

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SOL Testing Schedule

SOL Testing Dates Tuesday, May 16 – 8th Grade English SOL Wednesday, May 17 – 6th Grade English SOL Thursday, May 18 – 7th Grade English SOL Friday, May 19 – 8th Grade Science SOL Tuesday, May 23 – 6th … Continue reading

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Seventh & Eighth Grade Football Schedule – Revised 3/27/17

March 30 (Thurs) changed from 3/29th Forest Glen at John F. Kennedy (LHS) April 5 (Wed) King’s Fork at Forest Glen (LHS) April 20 (Thurs.) changed from 4/19th John Yeates at Forest Glen (LHS) April 26 (Wed) John F. Kennedy … Continue reading

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PTA Meeting Date Changed

The PTA Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 21, 2017 has been changed to Tuesday, February 28, 2017

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Revised Odd / Even Schedule for Feb. 13 – 20

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Exam Schedule

Semester One Exam Schedule (2016-2017) Forest Glen Middle School (Updated 1/17/17) EXAM SCHEDULE – 8th GRADE Wednesday, January 25          Regular Even Day Classes (English Writing Exam) Thursday, January 26              Regular … Continue reading

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FGMS Volleyball

8th Grade Boys’ and Girls’ Volleyball January 23 Forest Glen at King’s Fork January 25 Forest Glen at John Yeates February 6 Forest Glen at John F. Kennedy February 8 King’s Fork at Forest Glen February 15 John Yeates at … Continue reading

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United States Naval Academy Summer STEM Programs

The United States Naval Academy is currently accepting applications for 3 Summer STEM Programs- held June 2017. Programs are for rising 9th, 10th, and 11th graders. I would like to encourage PLTW 9th and 10th graders to apply (you are all … Continue reading

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Reflections Winners

Council Level Dance 1st place Joe Copeland   Literature 1st Place Kayla Feliciano Photography 1st place Makayla Wiedenhoeft   Visual Arts 1st Place Makayla Wiedenhoeft           FGMS 2016-2017 Dance 1ist place Joe Copeland III Literature 1st … Continue reading

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F.G.M.S. Paint Event Afternoon

WHO:  The first 100 students/staff/family to buy tickets WHAT: Paint event WHERE: Forest Glen Middle School Cafeteria WHEN: Monday, January 23rd                2 – 4 pm                $20 per person WHY:  Fundraiser to attend Junior Beta State Competition ? ?Please … Continue reading

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8th Graders – Applications Now Being Accepted

Applications are due in early January.  International Baccalaureate  Click here for a full BROCHURE on the IB program. Click here for APPLICATION for the IB program. – Due Friday, January 6, 2017 Engineering – Project Lead the Way Click here for a … Continue reading

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Volleyball Tryout Information

7th and 8th grade volleyball will be starting in January.  Physicals must be turned into Mr. Stephenson by December 20th.  Tryouts will be Wednesday, January 4th for all girls and Thursday, January 5th for all boys. Sign up outside of … Continue reading

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Applications Now Being Accepted 8th-Graders Interested in Project Lead the Way

  APPLICATION for Project Lead the Way – Engineering BROCHURE on the Engineering Program. APPLICATION for Project Lead the Way – Biomedical Sciences BROCHURE on the Biomedical Sciences Program.

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Soccer Schedule

Rides must be at Forest Glen by 3:30 for tryouts and practice.   11/1 – Girls – Tryouts 11/2 – Boys – Tryouts 11/3 – Girls – Practice 11/4 – Boys – Practice 11/7 – GAME….FG vs. JFK @ NRHS … Continue reading

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Disability Awareness Month Poster Contest

  October is disability awareness month. Students let’s celebrate our unique differences!  Join in on the Forest Glen disability awareness month poster and/or essay contest.  Create a poster and/ or write an essay centered on the topic:  The Ability Within … Continue reading

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College & Career Readiness Fair – Nov. 19

WHAT:        College & Career Readiness Fair WHO:          Students in Grades 7-12, and Parents WHEN:        Saturday, November 19 WHERE:      King’s Fork Middle School Link here to REGISTER NOW. 8 … Continue reading

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