Safe and Civil School
Safe and Civil is a program which is used in many schools to promote respect, responsiblity and civility. A major focus of this program will be to reduce incidences of bullying. Look for more to come as our team begins to implement this new program at Tincher.
Six eighth grade students received $12,000 in educational grants in June. Through Tincher's 9 year partnership with the California GEAR-Up Program, the K-8 School GEAR-Up team (composed of ...more
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Supporting Students Under a New System
A number of efforts are under way to support students under a new and improved accountability system for schools. Learn more in this newsletter for parents:
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Boys Soccer tryouts 2/2 - 2/4 3:30 to 4:30
Girls Soccer Tryouts 3/4 & 3/5 3:30 - 4:30
The Long Beach Unified School District is conducting a survey of all parents regarding the culture and climate of local schools.
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Get your pictures in the yearbook! The Yearbook Staff invites students and parents to submit photos for the yearbook. If you've got great photos of school events or you and your friends just having fun at school, we'd like to see them. Our... Continue
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Safe and Civil
There are several new and exciting changes happening at Tincher. We were invited to participate in the district’s Safe And Civil School program. This 3-year program focuses on developing policies and procedures to ensure a safe and orderly campus. As part of the changes we are implementing, the new Tincher Token program is being rolled out. The new tokens feature our Guidelines For Success.
The Guidelines For Success (shown right) are included as part of our daily announcements following the Pledge of Allegiance. These guidelines are an important part of the school culture.
The improvements also include the “Start on Time” program for Middle School which was introduced last week. Start on Time is designed to increase instructional time and minimize interruptions. A ‘sweep’ team will issue late slips to MS students who are not in class by the end of the 4-minute passing period. Automatic phone calls will be made for each period they are tardy. On-line attendance is being piloted by Tincher for Middle School, so please assist us by sending notes for any absence. Be sure to include student’s name, the date and reason for the absence.
In addition to revising the school-wide referral program, we have introduced ‘blue slips’ for elementary students. Blue slips will be issued for playground issues/concerns. Thank you for your support.
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JiJi Math at Home
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Watch D.O.G.S for Dads
Tincher dads, if you are interested in volunteering as a Watch DOG Dad please contact Mrs. Sissons at (562) 493-2636. Interested dads would need to apply as a VIPS and are asked to commit to at least an hour a week. The power of positive male role models on campus benefits all students.
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