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Empowering Dreams for the Future
Principal: Dr. Jeanne Walker
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Tapp Middle School Summer Office Hours
8:30am to 4:00pm
Closed for lunch 12:30pm-1:30pm
Tapp's Office will be closed on Thursday, July 10th
Under Construction
Tapp's front office area will be under construction this summer. The entrance to Tapp has been moved, please follow the signs to the side entrance.

New Student Registration
Thursday, July 17

Tapp Orientation
6th grade orientation, Thursday July 31, 9:00-12:00pm
7th and 8th grade Meet & Greet, Thursday, July 31 4:00-6-00pm
Creative Innovators will be selling new uniform shirts for a great price on July 31 from 8am-12:30pm and 4pm-6pm. Polos are available in white, black, navy, tan and orange.

Back2School Bash
Saturday, August 2nd, 10am-1pm
Ron Anderson Recreation Center
There will be resources, information and school supplies
Also Tapp Gently Used Uniform sales (limited quanities)
Tops are $1.00, bottoms are $2.00

Tapp Scores Higher Than 2013 State Averages For College and Career Readiness (CCRPI)
A letter from Dr. Walker

Tapp Middle School is home to
District 9 Educator of the Year:
Tammy Johnson
Georgia DOE Parent Leadership Award Winner:
Laura Shyman
CCSD Volunteer of the Year:
Mr. Ellis, Sr., New Friendship Missonary Baptist Church

Tapp Middle School
has been declared a 2013-2014 No Place For Hate School by the Anti-Defamation League. Tapp counselors, Ms. Pratt and
Ms. Horace, as well as Tapp students, are to be commended for completing the necessary requirements to achieve this designation.

Summer Reading
Summer Reading is an important way for students to maintain what they have learned. It is important for our students to continue to increase their reading levels even when they are away from school. Studies have shown that reading several books over the summer break can help students retain what they have learned. For this summer, students at Tapp should read at least three books over the summer. Cobb County School District has again teamed up with the Cobb County Public Library to encourage. With each book read, a book review form should filled out and returned to the media center the first week of school. The instructions, the forms and suggested books are attached
Instruction Sheet 2014
Instruction Sheet Spanish
Book Review Form
Suggested Summer Reading List

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The Media Center will be open this summer on the following dates: June 3, June 25 and July 16 from 2pm to 4 pm.

Updated 2014-2015 Dress Code
Uniformed Dress Code 2014-2015

2014-2015 Supply Lists

6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade

New Immunization Requirements for 2014-2015 The Georgia Department of Public Health has released new immunization requirements for Georgia students.  In addition to the immunizations currently required, all students born on or after January 1, 2002 who are entering 7th grade, and new entrants to Georgia schools in grades 8-12 will be required to have the Tdap (Tetnus, Diptheria and Pertussis) and meningococcal conjugate vaccines before entering school for the 2014-2015 school year. 
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For more information, call Cobb & Douglass Public Health at 770-514-2349 or visit www.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.org

Support our School Donate to the Tapp Foundation!
Thank you to parents, students, staff and community supporters! We have raised over $4000 to date.
 For more information and to donate click here.

Tapp adds student behavior incentive for Spring semester.
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Tapp Students Meet with Martin Luther King Family Members
On Monday, January 13, forty Tapp students participated in a tour of the MLK birth place and center. They also participated in a discussion on managing conflicts in their daily lives based on Dr. King's philosophy of nonviolence with members of the King family including daughter Dr. Bernice King and niece, Angela Farris Watkins. Tapp students were commended by the King family for their insightful questions and scholarly behavior.

Tapp Parent receives DOE Recognition!
Congralulations to Tapp Parent and PTSA Co-President, Laura Shyman, for being selected as a winner of the 2014 Georgia Parent Leadership Award. See attached press release from the DOE. Press release with photography

ParentVue Information
To obtain your ParentVue access key, please print out both documents. Complete the Acceptable Use Policy and return it to Tapp. Retain the Guide for reference .
Acceptable Use Policy
Guide for Parents
ParentVue Email Notifications are now available
Click here for instructions

Updated 2014-2015 Dress Code
Uniformed Dress Code 2014-2015

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Start your children's middle school years off right! Updated immunization certificates should be given to your elementary school as soon as possible. Immunizations should include 2 doses of Measles and Mumps vaccine, 1 dose of Rubella vaccine, and 2 doses of Varicella vaccine.

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