Friends of Reed – Humanities Academy

Ms. Szymanski (Math)

7th Grade Math and Algebra. Room# 217

 Email:  skiluna@aol.com

Humanities Laser Tag – August 30th

Posted by on Aug 14, 2018 in 6th GRADE, 7th GRADE, 8th GRADE, E V E N T S, Front Page | 0 comments

Celebrate BACK-to-SCHOOL and Meet New Friends!

A special “FOR-HUMANITIES LASER TAG”

will be Thursday, August 30th  at Ultrazone in Sherman Oaks

6th graders only at 6 pm // 7th and 8th graders at 7 pm.

Look for fliers at Orientation +  in your child’s backpack.

Advanced tickets are $25, tickets will be $30 at the door.

We need parent volunteers to donate water, baked goods, and to work this super fun event!

 

 

HEY….ACADEMIA DE HUMANIDADES SALGAN Y JUEGUEN!

NOCHE DE HUMANIDADES EN LASER TAG

JUEVES 30 DE AGOSTO.

ULTRAZONE // Sherman Oaks, CA

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PRE-VENTADE BOLETOS: $25 //$30 EN LA PUERTA

6:00 6TO.GRADO SOLAMENTE  // 7-9:30 TODOS LOS GRADOS

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JUEVES 30 DE AGOSTO

6th Grade Pali Camp

Posted by on Aug 4, 2018 in 6th GRADE, E V E N T S, Field Trips / Enriched Learning | 0 comments

Humanities Academy offers an overnight field trip at every grade level. For 6th grade, that trip is to Pali Camp, located in the San Bernardino Mountains near Lake Arrowhead. Pali Camp is not only an educational experience, meeting some of our science standards, but it is also a trip where students get a chance to meet the kids in their academy away from school and bond with them on a personal level. Beyond that, it is also a time where they are met with individual challenges, team building, and have an opportunity to overcome and grow alongside their school community. The trip is lead by Ms. Siminski along with the other 6th grade Humanities teachers, and has become a truly wonderful experience for our 6th graders to share.

2018 Pali Camp Details:

Camp Dates: October 24–26

First Deposit:  $50 / due Friday, Aug. 18

Final payment of $300 / due Wed., Aug. 30

Total Cost: $350 (includes 3 day / 2 night trip stay, meals, bus transportation, instruction + camp chaperones) 

Back to School Night

Posted by on Aug 3, 2018 in E V E N T S | 0 comments

Back to School Night is Wednesday, August 29th, 6p-8p. Food sales will begin at 5pm.

Families will have a chance to visit the classrooms according to a bell schedule.

8th Grade Leadership Camp

Posted by on Mar 17, 2018 in 8th GRADE, E V E N T S, Field Trips / Enriched Learning, Front Page | 0 comments

FOR-Humanities is excited to bring a new parent-organized retreat to our 8th Grade Class this year at the WOLF Camp in Malibu over the weekend of May 18-20th. This 3 day / 2 night trip will focus on valuable leadership and team building skills. Through fun and challenging activities, students will celebrate their middle school years and bond with their friends as they get ready to move on to new adventures. The oceanside location at Wolf Camp features private beach access, challenging high and low ropes courses, a 65-foot climbing wall, beautiful tide pools, outdoor amphitheater, Olympic size swimming pool and an archery range. The camp covers over 120 acres with upscale cabins nestled off the Pacific Coast Highway. A detailed itinerary of activities will follow soon. More information about this camp can be found online at http://www.wolfadventures.org/hess-kramer/

2018 8th Grade Camp details:

• WOLF Camp / Hess Kramer located in Malibu, California

• May 18th-20th 2018

• Cost: $400 per student

8th Grade Camp Letter

Carta del Campamento de 8 Grado

Wolf Camp Medical Information Form

Wolf Camp Liability Waiver

WOLF Camp Final Forms

English Non-Sponsored Trip Form

Spanish Non-Sponsored Trip Form

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Incoming 6th Grade Beach Meet Up!!

Posted by on Jul 16, 2016 in 6th GRADE, E V E N T S, Front Page | 0 comments

Incoming 6th Graders
Zuma Beach Meet Up!

Hello 6th Grade!
Please meet some of the Humanities teachers, Mrs Siminski (one of two Language Arts/ Ancient Civilizations), Ms. Holbrook (Math/Science), and Ms. Mansfield (Math/Science) and Parent Representatives from FOHA at Zuma Beach in Malibu on Saturday, July 30th from 10:00am – 2:00pm, for swimming, lunch and socializing with your soon to be classmates/ families from the Humanities Academy. This is a great way to meet other incoming Humanities students/parents. Be sure to pack beach chairs, sunscreen, lunch/snacks, towel, bathing suit, and any toys/games to help entertain the kids.
Look for the Humanities sign at lifeguard station number 3. Beach parking rates are $3 – $10, depending on length of stay. Lastly, please be advised this is not a drop off event; each student must be accompanied by a supervising adult.

We look forward to getting to know you!
-The 6th Grade Humanities Team

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Swing Night!

Posted by on May 29, 2016 in E V E N T S | 0 comments

Saturday June 4th from 6 to 9 in the Rose Gardent.  Hey FOHA Families, don’t forget about Swing Night!  So many of our kids are in the music program, and this is the final music event of the year!  To help out, email Friends of Reed Music.

Next FOHA Meeting- Spring Mixer!

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in 6th GRADE, 7th GRADE, 8th GRADE, E V E N T S, Front Page, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Join us for our final meeting of the school year, the Spring Mixer. Friday May 20th at 7 pm at the home of Erica Fox and John Newby.  Paperless post invite with details to follow.  We hope to see you there!

Next FOHA meeting Thursday April 14th 8 am

Posted by on Mar 21, 2016 in 7th GRADE, 8th GRADE, E V E N T S, Front Page | 0 comments

See you there!  Room 107.

Catalina trip payments due now

Posted by on Feb 16, 2016 in 6th GRADE, E V E N T S, Front Page | 0 comments

The final donation payments for the Catalina (CIMI) trip are due now. The total due is $300 per student, payable to FOHA.  Please give to Ms. Siminski or Ms. Mintz, or place payment in the FOHA mailbox in the main office.  Email Ms. Siminski with any questions at mrssiminski183@gmail.com