Dates to Remember
March 23-24 Art & Band testing
March 23-27 Scholastic Book Fair
March 25 Learning Strategies testing
March 26-27 Chorus & Drama testing
March 30-31 Health testing 
April 2 Spring Fling Dance  2-4pm

April 3 Student/Teacher Holiday

April 13-May 8 Language Arts & Math (6th-8th) State Exams
Science (8th) State Exam

If you are available to volunteer on April 30th from 8am-11:00am, please contact Marge Connolly at 547-7880 or marjorie.connolly@stjohns.k12.fl.us .
We need volunteers to proctor the 8th grade Science State Exam. We truly appreciate your support!!!

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Rising 6th Grade News & Events


Important Future Dates
May 11-May 15 Algebra & Geometry State Exams
May 15-May 22 Civics (7th) State Exam
May 21 Rising 6th Grade Dance (Current 5th graders) 5:30 – 7pm
May 22 8th Grade Fun Day
May 25 Memorial Day – NO SCHOOL 
May 26-29 PE Semester exams
May 26-June 2 Semester District Exams
June 4 Students’ Last Day

District Information
Alert Now – What is Alert Now?
SJCSD Media Releases
SJCSD ESE Department

  • The Gifted Parent Advisory Council will meet Thursday, March 26th in the Multi-Purpose Room at Landrum Middle School.
  • There will be a PAC Parent Advisory Meeting at GRMS from 6-7 pm on April 2nd.

Family Training Workshops 2015 Flyer

450 Year Fashion Show

ESE Parent Survey

The Florida Department of Education is working with school districts to gather information on how well parents think their child’s school is partnering with parents of students with disabilities, and would like to include your input. Your responses will help guide efforts to improve services and results for children and families. All parents of children with disabilities and a current IEP (PK to 12th grade) are invited to participate in this survey. The survey is opened from February 1, 2015 to May 31, 2015. Please visit http://www.esesurvey.com/Login.php to complete the survey.

Exceptional Student Education
Parent Advisory Committee Meeting

The ESE Parent Advisory Council meets to inform the school district about ways in which we can improve our efforts in serving students with disabilities. All parents are invited to participate. For more information contact the ESE office at 904-547-7712.

FSA Parent Letter  NEW

eBOOKS4Scholastic Book Fair Dates:
Monday 3/23 - 10:00 – 2:00
Tuesday 3/24 - 7:50 -2:00
Wednesday 3/25 - 7:30 – 1:00
Thursday 3/26 – 7:30 – 2:00
Friday 3/27 – 7:30 – noon

 Parents are welcome to come in anytime as well to shop with or without their child. We will not be open any evenings.

 Questions or want to volunteer?:
Robin Zuckerman robinmzuckerman@gmail.com &
Allison Jacobs at allisonjacobs3@comcast.net

2015-2016 Elective Information


Dear FCMS Parents,
Our 2014-2015 School Advisory Council (SAC) Needs Assessment Parent Survey is now available! Your feedback is valuable to us as we look at ways to improve the educational services we provide at Fruit Cove Middle School. Please use the link provided below to access the Parent Survey online:


The survey will close on March 31, 2015. All responses are anonymous.
Thank you very much for you participation!

FCMS SAC chairs Julie Hirsch & Amanda Gaus

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FCMS Yearbook Information

Yearbooks are still on sale! $45
Online pre-order sales end March 31.
8th grade Baby Pictures are due March 12.
More information

 School Board Updates (Bev Slough)
Beverly Slough, District 1 representative to the St. Johns County School Board, writes periodic updates for parents and others concerning school district matters. If you would like to receive the updates, please email her at Beverly.Slough@stjohns.k12.fl.us so that she can add you to the distribution.




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Learn about St. Johns County School District’s new instructional evaluation system that will advance student growth and academic achievement.

If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance, please contact Jeanette Murphy, 547-7880