Cooper News Nov. 17th

Upcoming Events
  • Fall Play Nov. 17-20
  • Vision/Hearing Screening for 7th grade Nov. 18 and 19
  • Picture Retakes Nov. 18
  • Thanksgiving Break Nov. 24-26

The Alibis

Fall Play: The Alibis 

Nov. 17th-20th

Come see the fall play

Tickets can be pre-purchased as well as sold at the door.

Nov. 17th 2:30

Nov. 18th 2:30

Nov. 19 7:00

Nov. 20 7:00

Volunteers Needed

The hearing and vision test is given to all 7th graders at Cooper M.S. We are in need of volunteers to assist with administering the screenings through our PE classes on Thursday, Nov. 18, and Friday, Nov. 19.

Picture Retakes 

November 18th during lunch.

This photo day is for students who were absent, new to the school, or who were not happy with their original package (students are required to return their original package to the photographer).

TJHSST Application Process

Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST)  Application Process for Eligible 8th Grade Students - The application is open and will close on Friday, November 19 at 4:00 PM. Detailed information is posted on the TJ Admissions Office website. Please contact the TJ Admissions Office by email with any questions.

Toy and Coat Drive

Volunteer Opportunity - Book Fair

Cooper’s book fair is Dec 1-3 and Dec 6-10.

This year’s fair is both in-school and online.

We need your help for setup, daily book sales, and takedown. Signup Genius for available volunteer slots can be found HERE. Please email Leslie Psaltis with any questions.

book fair

Private School Application Requests 

If your student is applying to a private school for the 2022-23 school year, please follow the steps listed HERE.  All forms and requests should be emailed to your student’s counselor at least 2 weeks prior to the school’s application deadline. 

MAA AMC 8 Test

Cooper MS will again host the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) AMC 8 test.  The AMC 8 is a 25-question, 40 minute, multiple choice exam in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development of problem-solving skills.  Additional information can be found on the MAA website.

This year the test will be administered online, and students will take the assessment on Tuesday, January 18th during block 4.  If your child is interested in taking the AMC 8, please complete this Google Form by Wednesday, December 1st; late registrations will not be accepted.

Covid Screening Testing

Due to the shortened school week and potential for staffing limitations, COVID testing for students on November 23 will be cancelled.