Important Dates to Mark on Your Calendar - From the Counseling Office:
For 5th Grade Moving To The Sixth Grade:
On Wednesday, February 18th, fifth grade students will be visiting Cedar Valley Middle School to view the elective show. This show will introduce the 5th graders to their elective choices for 6th grade.
On Monday, February 23rd, Ms. Ball, who will be the 2014-2015 6th grade counselor, will visit with the 5th grade students at Great Oaks Elementary and Elsa England Elementary Schools to help them register for 6th grade.
On Tuesday, February 24th, Ms. Ball, who will be the 2014-2015 6th grade counselor, will visit with the 5th grade students at Brushy Creek Elementary and Patsy Sommer Elementary School to help them register for 6th grade.
On Monday, March 2nd, there will be a parent information meeting for parents of 5th grade students. The meeting will be held in the Cedar Valley Cafeteria from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
On Friday, March 6th, your child’s registration paperwork is due back to their 5th grade teacher. (If you are planning on moving to a different school, Cedar Valley would still like your child to turn in the paperwork just in case plans change.)
On Wednesday, May 13th, there will be a 5th grade parent breakfast in the Cedar Valley cafeteria at 8:30am. This will be an opportunity for parents to ask questions of administrators and counselors.
For 6th, and 7th Graders:
On March 3rd there will be two separate parent meetings in the Cedar Valley Cafeteria:
6:00pm - 7:00pm - A meeting for parents of current 6th graders. Counselors will review the elective options for 7th grade for the 2015-2016 school year.
7:15pm - 8:15pm - A meeting for parents of current 7th graders. Counselors will review the elective options for 8th grade for the 2015-2016 school year.
On March 6th - Student choice sheets are due to the counseling offices.
For Current 8th Graders:
On Tuesday January 27, 2015 at 6:00pm in the McNeil HS Cafeteria: McNeil High School will host Academy Night for parents of current 8th graders who will be attending MHS. It will also be an opportunity to visit with clubs and organizations as well as meet counselors, academy teachers and gather other high school information.
On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. in the Round Rock High School Cafeteria (1100 Building): Round Rock High School will host Academy Night and Elective Fair for future Dragons and their parents. Incoming ninth grade students won’t want to miss this showcase of all of the exciting opportunities available. This evening event will allow students to gather information, explore the academy programs of study, meet teachers and sponsors of clubs and organizations, and ask questions.
On February 3rd at 6:30pm in the Cedar Valley Cafeteria, Stephanie Childress from WWHS HS will be giving a presentation on the IB academy. Any parent is welcome to attend, but the presentation will be mainly for parents of current 8th graders wishing to apply for the IB Programme.
On February 17th McNeil and Round Rock High School counselors will be visiting Cedar Valley to speak to 8th graders and hand out choice sheets for 9th grade.
On March 3rd McNeil HS will hold a Pre AP Informational Night from 6:00pm-7:00 pm in the MHS Lecture Hall.
On March 6th MHS and RRHS counselors will be at Cedar Valley to meet with 8th grade students individually and finalize registration for high school.
Please note that all students must first register with their designated high school determined by their home address. If you are applying for a transfer, the student information will be sent from their home high school to the new high school after the transfer is approved.