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Datos de Sligo Middle School

Sligo Middle School es una escuela ricamente diversa de aproximadamente 700 estudiantes, que representan las culturas de todo el mundo. Más de 40% de nuestros estudiantes son latinos, 25% son blancos, 23% son de africano-americanos. Casi la mitad de la población estudiantil recibe alimentos gratis o reducidos(FARMS), y 13% de la población estudiantil participa en … Continue reading

A Tremendous School Year for Sligo

Hello everyone! Sligo enjoyed a tremendous 2015-16, thanks to the dedicated work of the administration, parents, and the faculty. We wanted to highlight a few successes and look to the school year ahead. The PTSA funded Sligo’s new Shakespeare program, Shakespeare Alive. Student response was overwhelmingly positive across all groups, including ESOL students. The PTSA is … Continue reading

Top Ten Middle School Skills

Mr Dimmick has recommended Top 10 skills middle school students need to thrive, and how parents can help from the Washington Post.

Spanish meeting for Latino families on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 6:30-8:00pm

Mr. Dimmick heard from families their wish to meet and learn about MCPS as well as Sligo. Our guest speaker will be Mr. Tomas Silvani from MCPS Department of Communications. He’ll go over the new MCPS Spanish website and the resources available for families. Parents will have an opportunity to practice how to use the computers and navigate both … Continue reading