Announcements

SC Parent Leader Partners Program

Attention: Parents! You are invited to join the SC Parent Leader Partners Program
Tanglewood, in partnership with the Carolina Family Engagement Center at
the University of South Carolina is offering training for parent, foster parents, 
guardians, and kinship caregivers to strengthen their leadership and parenting
skills and to build relationships with other parents and community members.

Meetings will be on Tuesdays from 4:30-6pm
Benefits of the program include: learning to advocate for your children and 
navigate public education, networking and setting your child up for ongoing success in school. 

This program is free for Tanglewood parents, and includes all materials, snacks and a 
completion certificate.

Link to Google Meets Meeting

Call Mrs. Tanya Robers at 864-355-8857 or email trroberts@greenville.k12.sc.us or
Mrs. Tomasa Quiles at 864-355-4605 or email tquiles@greenville.k12.sc.us

Sign up here!

Attention: TMS and Rising 6th Grade Parents  You are invited to join the  SC Parent Leader Partners Program Tanglewood Middle School in partnership with the Carolina Family Engagement Center at the University of South Carolina in offering training for parents (including fosters parents, guardians, and kinship caregivers) to strengthen their leadership and parenting skills and to build relationships with other parents and community member.  *Sessions will be held at TMS and online. https://meet.google.com/hxh-myhc-ubw  Benefits of the Parent Leadership Program include: • Learn to advocate for your children and navigate public education. • Network and make connections with other parents and community leaders. • Set your child up for ongoing success in school.  Meetings will be on Tuesday @4:30-6:00 pm  Orientation Feb. 27, 2024  Module 1 March 5, 2024 Parents as Leaders  Module 2 March 12, 2024 Developing Your Leadership Skills  Module 3 March 26, 2024 Education in the state of SC  Module 4 April 9, 2024 Culminating Parent Leadership  Project  Module 5 April 16, 2024 Parent Investment  Module 6 April 30, 2024 Navigation the Public Education  System  Module 7 May 7, 2024 The Achievement Gap and Vulnerable Student Population This program is free for any Tanglewood and our feeder school parents, and it includes all materials, snacks, and a  completion certificate.  Call Mrs. Tanya Roberts @ 864-355-8857 or email trroberts@greenville.k12.sc.us or Mrs. Tomasa Quiles @ 864-355-4506 or tquiles@greenville.k12.sc.us  The Carolina Family Engagement Center is a Project of the University of South Carolina’s College of Education. CFEC is housed in the SC School Improvement Council and is funded through grant U310A180058 from the U.S.  Department of Education under ESSA.  Atención: TMS y Padres Futuros de 6o Grado  Están invitados a unirse al  Programa de Liderazgo Paternal de Carolina del Sur La Escuela Secundaria de Tanglewood en colaboración con el Centro de Participación Familiar de Carolina en la Universidad de Carolina del Sur está ofreciendo entrenamiento a los padres (incluidos padres de crianza, tutores y cuidadores familiares) para fortalecer sus habilidades de liderazgo y crianza y construir relaciones con otros padres y miembros de la comunidad.  *La sesiones se llevaran a cabo en TMS. https://meet.google.com/hxh-myhc-ubw  Los Beneficios del Programa de Liderazgo de Padres  incluyen:  • Aprenda a defender a sus hijos/as y navegar por la educación pública. • Conéctese y establezca conexiones con otros padres y lideres comunitarios. • Prepare a sus hijo/a para un éxito continuo en la escuela.  Los reuniones serán los martes @4:30-6:00 pm Orientación 27 de feb. de 2024  Módulo 1 5 de marzo de 2024 Los Padres como Lideres  Módulo 2 12 de marzo de 2024 Desarrollar sus Habilidades de  Liderazgo  Módulo 3 26 de marzo de 2024 Educación en el estado de Carolina del Sur  Módulo 4 9 de abril de 2024 Proyecto Culminante de Liderazgo de Padres  Módulo 5 16 de abril de 2024 Inversión de Padres  Módulo 6 30 de abril de 2024 Navegación por el Sistema de Educación Pública  Módulo 7 7 de mayo de 2024 La Brecha en Rendimiento y la Población Estudiantil Vulnerable  Este programa es gratuito para todos los padres de Tanglewood y padres de la escuelas primarias e incluye todos los materiales,  aperitivos y un certificado de finalización. Llame a la Sra. Tanya Roberts al 864-355-8857  o envié un correo electrónico a trroberts@greenville.k12.sc.us o a la Sra. Quiles al 864-355-4506 o tquiles@greenville.k12.sc.us  El Centro de Participación Familiar de Carolina (CFEC) es un proyecto de la Facultad de Educación de la Universidad de Carolina del Sur. CFEC está ubicado en el Consejo de Mejoramiento Escolar de Carolina del Sur y esta financiado a través de la subvención U310A180058 del Departamento de Educación de los Estados


Spring Carnival

Pi Day Tanglewood Middle Spring Carnival, March 14, 2024. Popcorn, cotton candy, nachos, prizes, games. libe music. Students must be passing all classes to attend


Black History Month

TMS CELEBRATES Weekly Historical Focus  Feb. 1- 9 Celebration of African American Art, Literature, Music & Dance  Feb. 12-16 Celebration of African  American Inventors & Inventions  Feb. 19-23 Celebration of African American  Humanitarians & Trail Blazers  Feb. 26-29 Celebration of African  Americans in Sports  Focus Fridays in February  Feb. 2 Greek Apparel Feb. 9 Rep Your HBCU/ or Favorite College Colors  Feb. 16 Rep Your Historical Figure/ Dress-up Day  Feb. 22 Greek Apparel/Black history program  Schoolwide Contest  Door Decor Contest / Winners announced Feb. 29th  Writing Contest/ Winners announced Feb. 21st Art Contest/ Winners announced Feb. 23rd  Surprise Prizes will be announced along with  the winners from each contest. So, join in to  WIN
TMS Black  History Writing CONTEST Students entering are asked to write either a POEM or a HISTORICAL REFLECTION Criteria: -Must be an original piece of student work -Final piece must be typed/font 12/ TNR/Space 1.5 -Title theme for poem is “I Am the Future and I’m Going Places” include your name/grade/teacher at the bottom of your piece -Historical reflection must focus on an African American figure who has accomplished something great in their lifetime and thus left an impact in the world -In your writing focus on their accomplishment and its impact in history/explain why what they accomplished is important and how it changed lives around them -All Entries Must Be emailed by February 16th to Mr. Mims or Ms. Lewis -Winners Announced on February 21st -There will be winners from each category chosen
TMS Artistic Expressions Black History Contest Create an encouraging yet “ORIGINIAL” picture that helps relay the focus of our school’s black history theme. Pictures may be drawn or painted, but the image must be clear. You are welcome to use art paper, poster board, or canvas.  Theme: I Am the Future & I’m Going Places....  All entries need to be submitted by Feb. 21st to Ms. L. Lewis in room #803 on the 8th grade hall and Winners will be announced on Feb. 23rd, prizes for various styles of art will be awarded as well as 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place drawings.


Title I Parent Survey

If you did not get a chance to complete the Title I Parent Survey before Winter Break, it's reopened. Click on the link below to complete. Your voice matters at our school.

Si no tuvo la oportunidad de completar la Encuesta para Padres de Titulo I antes de las vacaciones de invierno, se vuelve a abrir. Haga clic en el enlace a continuación para completar. Tu voz es importante en nuestra escuela. 

Title I Parent Survey 23/24 


Read like an All Star!

The Greenville Drive's Reading All Stars Program has begun!


Highlights:

- Read 500 pages over a 5 week time period
- Program dates: January 22- February 23
- Students receive a voucher for a free ticket for meeting the reading goal
- There are two game dates to choose from - Tues. April 23 and Weds. April 24
-At the game student get to meet players, receive a baseball hat and walk
the warning track before the game. 
- Contact the library for more information. 


WIDA Testing Dates

ACCESS Testing dates:

1/22-Listening 
1/23-Reading
1/29-Writing
1/24-3/1 Speaking 


Title I Planning Meeting

Tanglewood Middle School Title I Planning Meeting Dates  Title I Purpose The purpose of Title I is to ensure that all children have a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach, at a minimum, proficiency on challenging State academic achievement standards and state academic assessments. Title I Planning Committee The Title I Planning Committee has major input on the allocations of Title I funds used to ensure all students increase their academic achievement. The group meets several times throughout the school year. *All Tanglewood Middle School parents and community members are invited to attend the meetings. Goals include: • Ensure school focuses on the success of our students • Analyze and evaluate school programs, staff and parent surveys, and students’ testing data • Increase family involvement. Please contact Mrs. Tanya Roberts, Title I Facilitator (864-355-8857) or Mrs. Tomasa Quiles (864-355-4506) if you need additional information about the meetings. *Refreshments will be served.. Meeting #1 Jan. 19, 2024 9:00 am Meeting #2 Feb. 1, 2024 9:00 am Meeting #3 Feb. 29, 2024 9:00 am

Escuela Secundaria Tanglewood Planificación de Título I Fechas de las Reuniones  Propósito de Título I El propósito de Título I es asegurar que todos los niños/as tengan una oportunidad justa, equitativa y significativa de obtener una educación de alta calidad y alcanzar como mínimo, el desempeño y los retos académicos estatales logrando los promedios y las evaluaciones académicas estatales. Comité de Planificación del Título I El Comité de Planificación del Título I tiene una participación importante en las asignaciones de fondos del Título I que se utilizan para asegurar que todos los estudiantes aumenten su rendimiento académico. El grupo se reúne varias veces durante el año escolar. *Todos los padres y miembros de la comunidad de la escuela secundaria de Tanglewood están invitados a asistir a las reuniones. Los objetivos incluyen: • Asegurar que la escuela se centre en el éxito de nuestros estudiantes • Analizar y evaluar los programas escolares, las encuestas para el personal y los padres, y los datos de pruebas de los estudiantes. • Aumentar la participación familiar Por favor comuníquese con la Sra. Tanya Roberts, Facilitadora de Título I (864-355-8857) o la Sra. Tomasa Quiles (864-355-4506) si necesita información adicional sobre las reuniones.  * Se ofrecerá algo de beber/comer. Reunión #1 19 de enero del 2024 9:00 am Reunión #2 1o de febrero del 2024 9:00 am Reunión #3 29 de febrero del 2024 9:00 am

 


Chromebook Authentication Directions

In case of eLearning, your student may have to authenticate 
their Chromebook. Click the button for authentication directions. 

En caso de eLearning, es posible que tu estudiante tenga que autenticar su Chromebook.
Haz clic en el botón para obtener las instrucciones de autenticación.

Authentication Directions

Authentication Directions SPANISH

 


Tanglewood 2024-2025 Teacher of the Year

Tanglewood family, please join us in congratulating our Tanglewood 2024-2025 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Jacqueline Martin! Mrs. Martin is so deserving of this award, and we are thankful for all of her many contributions to Tanglewood and her consistent hard work and dedication! Please be sure to congratulate her when you see her. 

Tanglewood family, please join us in congratulating our Tanglewood 2024-2025 Teacher of the Year,Mrs. Jacqueline Martin!


Erin's Law Parent Letter

Erin's Law Parent Letter English

Erin's Law Parent Letter Spanish


Join School Improvement Council/Title 1!

Join us for a chance to stay involved and help make important decisions about our school.
Link to Google Meets Meeting

February 22nd @ 5:00pm
Meet and connect with other parents
Get your questions answered
Discuss important information
For more Information 864-355-4500 trroberts@greenville.sc.us

Únase a nosotros para tener la oportunidad de seguir involucrado y ayudar a tomar decisiones importantes sobre nuestra escuela.
22 de febrero @ 5:00pm
Conocer y conectar con otros padres
Obtenga respuestas a sus preguntas
Hablar de información importante
Para mas información 864-355-4500 trroberts@greenville.sc.us

Tanglewood Middle School School Improvement Council (SIC)/Title I  Join us for a chance to stay involved and help make important decisions about our school.  Meetings @ 5:00pm on the following dates: Oct. 26, 2023 Nov. 16, 2023 Jan. 25, 2024 Feb. 22, 2024 March 28, 2024 April 25, 2024 May 16, 2024  Meet and connect with other parents  Get your questions answered  Discuss important information  For more Information 864-355-4500 trroberts@greenville.sc.us  Tanglewood Middle School Consejo de Mejoramiento Escolar (SIC)/Título I  Únase a nosotros para tener la oportunidad de seguir involucrado y ayudar a tomar decisiones importantes sobre nuestra escuela.  Reuniones a las 5:00pm en las siguientes fechas: 26 de oct de 2023 16 de nov de 2023 25 de enero de 2024 22 de feb de 2024 28 de mar de 2024 25 de abr de 2024 16 de mayo de, 2024  Conocer y conectar con otros padres  Obtenga respuestas a sus preguntas  Hablar de información importante Para mas información 864-355-4506 tquiles@greenville.sc.us

 


Pre-Order Your Yearbook Now

Jostens Yearbook Link

YEAR  BOOK  until february 9th  TANGLEWOOD, $25 Order, Price will increase to $35  after 02/09/24 , or Pay at the Front Office

Yearbook Specials
2021-2022 Yearbook Now Only $10.00
2022-2023 Yearbook Now Only $15.00
Buy a 3 Year Bundle (2021-2022, 2022-2023, & 2023-2024) for only $45.00
*Go to the front office to pay for yearbook specials.


MIDDLE SCHOOL ATHLETIC EVENTS

For all Greenville County Schools middle school athletic events (except football – see high school requirements for 7-8th grade D-team football), the following requirements are in place to ensure the safety of all attendees: Middle school students and older must have a school-issued ID to enter a middle school athletic event alone; otherwise, they must be accompanied by an adult 19 years old or older.

MIDDLE SCHOOL ATHLETIC EVENTS HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC EVENTS For all Greenville County Schools middle school athletic events (except football – see high school requirements for 7-8th grade D-team football), the following requirements are in place to ensure the safety of all attendees: Middle school students and older must have a school-issued ID to enter a middle school athletic event alone; otherwise, they must be accompanied by an adult 19 years old or older. Please note that students who are not picked up immediately following the conclusion of an athletic event may not be able to attend future athletic events. Elementary students and younger must be accompanied by an adult 19 years old or older to every athletic event. No loitering in any area; all fans need to sit in the home or visitor stands during the event. Not following any of the rules outlined above will result in removal from the event without a refund.


Introducing WICOR Wednesdays

FOR TANGLEWOOD STUDENTS ONLY: 

Students click the link on our website, and fill out the form if you saw your teacher
using a WICOR Strategy on a Wednesday! 


WICOR stands for Writing, Inquiry, Communication, Organization, or Reading. 

If you are in a class and you see a teacher incorporating one of these things in your class, 
fill out this form.  


Because you are filling out this form, your name will be entered into a 
drawing for prizes!  The more forms you fill out for different teachers, 
the more chances you have to win!

WICOR Wednesday Form

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