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Welcome to the Margate City Schools website!
Upcoming Events
District Announcements
High School
PARCC 2016 Results
2016 PARCC Individual Student Reports will be arriving soon.  Parents/guardians will receive their child's math and ELA results in the mail.  A cover letter from Mr. DiNicola will be included to explain the reports, but you may also refer to the two links below for more information:
Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying
Margate City School District, Anti-Bullying Coordinator (ABC)
Dr. Michelle CarneyRay-Yoder
609-822-2080 x300

William H. Ross III Elementary School, Anti-Bullying Specialist (ABS)
Mrs. Christy Stack
609-822-2080 x300

Eugene A. Tighe Middle School, Anti-Bullying Specialist (ABS)
Dr. Jacque Jones
609-822-2353 x100

School Announcements
Back to School Night September 22nd
Please plan to attend our Back to School Night.  The program will begin in the PAC at 6 p.m.  Information will be sent home in the Wednesday folder, including the agenda and your child's schedule.

Here are some additional resources for parents and guardians as your child returns to school:
National PTA and Scholastic Develop Parent Support Resource
Learning Heroes, in conjunction with The National Parent Teacher Association and Scholastic, have released "The Super 5," an interactive checklist designed to help parents foster a deeper understanding of what their child is learning at school and how to best assist them at any grade level. The checklist features nearly 20 links to resources focusing on a wide arrange of communications issues, including the best ways for parents to define what "success" is for their child in the upcoming school year; how to have a highly effective parent-teacher conversation; and, detailed information on the standardized tests in each state. The checklist also features guides for parents to identify if their child is being bullied at school, and to help them better understand the social challenges that their kids face as they grow up in a highly connected and tech-savvy world. 
Positive School Climate Program
Great to see the students back to school!!!
Intergenerational Activity
Some of our eighth grade students interviewed local senior citizens under the guidance of Mrs. Sykes.
7th Grade Medieval Festival
Our students has a fabulous experience at the Medieval Times Tournament!
Volleyball Champions!!
Our Volleyball Team clinched a tie for First Place in our league for the season!  
Congratulations student athletes led by Mrs. Carey and Mrs. Jones.
Fifth Grade Field Trip
Our students had a great time learning about the fine arts at the Philadelphia Art Museum on March 22nd!
Champions again!!
Congratulations to our Think Day team for winning first place in the event again this year!  Under the leadership of Mrs. Styles-Landgraf and Senorita Magel, our team was triumphant!!!
Sixth Grade Science Fair
Mrs. Crompton and the sixth grade 
students presented their Science projects today to judges, then shared them all with parents and 
families during the afternoon.
Dodging Drugs at Tighe School!
On February 25th, the Margate/Longport community came together to share an important message with our students - choose to avoid drugs!
Led by Mrs. Tracy Jones and the Tighe PRIDE Committee, the student "Dodging 
Drugs" dodgeball tournament and team uniform contest event is co-sponsored by the Margate-Longport Municipal Alliance and the Margate Fire Department.  

Individuals that made the event a success include staff from
 Ross and Tighe Schools, the Margate Recreation Dept, the Margate Public Works Dept, the 
Margate Police Dept, and thMargate Fire Department.  We appreciate the support and contributions from so many of our students and their families!
Congratulations Tighe Titans!!
After another successful season, we are pleased to announce that both our boys and girls basketball teams won their league Championships this year!  Great work student athletes, and a special thanks to our coaches - Mr. Miles, Mr. Fader (girls), and Mr. Hiltner (boys).
Acceptable Technology Use for Students

All students attended a presentation of Appropriate Use of Technology on January 22nd. This message is important to support Digital Citizenship and making safe, responsible choices with personal devices and technology.
Tighe School Musical

Don't miss your chance to see
Disney's High School Musical
Jr. performed by our talented
Tighe School students!!  

7th Grade Medieval Festival
Mrs. Styles-Landgraf and all the seventh grade students did a fabulous job today during the Tighe Medieval Festival.  Congratulations to our new Knights of Tighe!!
Tighe School Holiday Talent Showcase
Congratulations to another great show performed by our talented middle school students.  Our holiday themed event, directed by Mrs. Debbie Roland, was a huge success!  Thank you to the individual student performers, as well as the members of our Tighe School band and Singsations choral group for entertaining us this morning.  
Happy Holidays to all!!
Tighe Students Attend Veterans Day Ceremony
Mrs. Jennifer Carey and some 8th grade members of the Student Council attended the American Legion's Veterans Day Ceremony in Longport.  The students delivered thank you notes made by Mrs. Carey's 6th grade students to the many Veterans in attendance.  
NJHS Accepts Its First Members at Tighe!
Twenty-six students were inducted into the Eugene A. Tighe Middle School Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society this fall.  Advisors Mrs. Drexler and Mrs. Styles-Landgraf organized a lovely ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of these young ladies and gentlemen.
Information for Parents and Suicide Prevention Resources
As a parent or family member of a teen, many people struggle with how to talk to their loved ones about suicide and where to go for information if they need help.   This video can be a good starting point if you have questions, and this organization is a great resource if you have concerns.  Click on the picture or use the hyperlink to view the video.​
Of course, the school staff is always available to assist and provide guidance if you believe your child is in trouble.

Middle School Administration
Mrs. Audrey Becker
Principal of Eugene A. Tighe Middle School
Director of Curriculum for Margate City Public Schools
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