Team Athena

Ken Abrams
Ann Battey
Diane Gray
Rebecca Limoges
Nicole Mancini

Classroom Behavior Expectations

Our behavioral expectations for students include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Be kind and respectful.
  2. Be to class on time. Tardiness will result in penalties per Middle School Policy.
  3. Come to class prepared. --with a covered text, notebook, pen, pencil, homework, agenda, reading book, calculator, and any other assigned materials. Students missing materials will be marked unprepared, in accordance with Middle School Policy.
  4. Complete all assignments on time. See Athena Team Make-Up Policy.
  5. Cheating --If a student is caught cheating, both the student copying as well as the student supplying the work with receive zeros. If a student is caught cheating, they will be referred to the office.
  6. Do not take or destroy things that do not belong to you. Ask teachers and classmates before “borrowing” their belongings. If you don’t, this is considered stealing.
  7. Take care of things like finding a writing utensil, sharpening pencils, getting paper, retrieving folders, using the restroom, etc. BEFORE class begins.
  8. Follow directions the first time they are given.
  9. Students are permitted to eat a small snack during scheduled “snack” time. Bottled water is the only permitted beverage per school policy.
  10. Remain seated until dismissed by teacher-- this includes waiting to dispose of articles into the wastebasket until class is finished.
  11. Behave in appropriate manner. If a student’s conduct is inappropriate during class, they may receive a disciplinary referral depending on the severity of the incident.

Descipline Procedure

Failure to follow these rules will result in the following consequences:

1st offense: verbal warning

2nd offense: disciplinary referral

Severe Clause: Arguing, fighting, swearing, bullying, harassment, or otherwise interfering in the learning of others or creating a threat to another individual will result in immediate dismissal to the assistant principal’s office.

Eighth Grade Materials List



Specifically needed for healthy class:

Not required, but recommended

Team Athena Make-Up Work Guidelines

(Guidelines apply only to core curriculum classes- English, Math, Science, Social Studies)

For a short-term absence, students are strongly encouraged to ask a classmate, contact the middle school office, or use the Remind app to contact teachers (during school hours when we have access to that information)

Team Athena Department Nights

Monday: Math- Ms. Mancini- 401

Tuesday: Social Studies- Mr. Abrams- 402

Wednesday: English- Mrs. Limoges- 405

Thursday: Science- Mrs. Battey- 410

NOTE: The Department Night schedule is subject to change due to scheduled faculty and department meetings. In this case, the team will make every effort to re-schedule Department Nights. As a result, there may be more than one department night scheduled for a particular day. Students will be permitted to split time between two Department Nights

Letters, Rubrics, Course Descriptions

Homework Rubric

Team Athena Summer Letter

Team Athena English Class

Team Athena Math Class

Team Athena Science Class

Team Athena Social Studies Class