The Tuesday Times, 2.23.21

It's the end of Trimester 2! Here's what you need to know for this week and next:

Important Dates:

  • Tuesday, February 23 at 5:00pm: Deadline to complete In-Person Learning Survey
  • Thursday and Friday, February 25 & 26: Interim Assessments #2
  • Friday, February 26: MTV MS Culture Day (100% Virtual) and End of Trimester #2
  • Monday and Tuesday, March 1 & 2: No School for Students, Professional Development Days
  • Wednesday, March 3: Start of Trimester #3 and Community Connection Lunches
    • Our Student Leadership Team will be hosting special Breakout Rooms during Advisory lunch on March 3 at 11:30am! This will be a fun opportunity for students to connect with other students throughout our school community.  Student Leaders are looking forward to starting off the first day of the trimester with fun connection lunches.

Interim Assessments (IA2) 

  • Science, Social Studies: Thursday, February 25th
  • Math 1H: Friday, February 26th
  • School day starts at 8:15am
  • School day ends at 12:00pm
  • All students will take exams 100% Virtually from home
  • Some students will attend In-Person to complete their exams to support specific accommodations

School Culture 


Dean Morning Message Video: Preparing for IAs

Please take a few minutes to watch our Dean Morning Message video that provides steps students can take in order to prepare for our upcoming interim assessments (IAs).  


Dress Code:

Students who are attending In-Person should be in Dress Code: MTV MS Dress Code


If your child does not have logo gear a this time, they may wear: 

  • Black, red, or gray shirt or sweatshirt
  • NO BLUE JEANS or PANTS with rips 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the dress code policy please reach out to your student’s dean:

Health & Safety Update:

COVID Community Testing:

  • If your child attends In-Person Learning, we encourage you to sign-up for On-Site Community Testing
  • Enroll Today
    • The required ID# for DSST students is their 6-Digit School/Lunch ID#.
  • Contact if you have any questions or concerns.
  • Testing started on Monday, February 22nd.

Free Student COVID Testing 

Clubs & Activities

You can visit our website for more updates: MTV MS Clubs & Activities. As a parent/guardian, we encourage you to join the clubs! We’d love to have your involvement. 


School Fees

You can pay your school fees online by clicking HERE.