MESA Copper Mountain Middle School
Creating a MESA Community • Students are invited to a MESA informational meeting where applications are handed out. • All applicants are invited to a parent/student spaghetti dinner. • MESA Code of Honor….. • Before you sign up for MESA….. Think about this, • MESA means Math, Engineering, Science Achievement and more… • Being committed to MESA means… • I want the vision of being a MESA student. • I belong and want to excel in a field of Math, Engineering or Science • I believe I make a difference in the world. • I treat people with respect and dignity (If you make fun of, tease, laugh at others, do not sign up) • I am willing to meet every other Tuesday after school for MESA. • I am willing to be on committees and participate. • If I represent MESA, I will honor each member of MESA.
Selecting MESA Leadership • Students are asked to self-select the position that they would like be in leadership. Positions available • President • Vice-President • 2 Representatives per grade • 1 Photographer per grade Leadership duties include: 1. Communicate with other MESA members 2. Help facilitate meetings and activities 3. Help plan activities MESA Questions for Leadership positions: ___________________________________________(name) 1. Were you involved in MESA last year? 2. What are your strengths to be a leader? 3. What will you give to MESA through your leadership? 4. What do you want to get out of being in MESA? 5. Why should we choose you for our leadership team?
Parent Outreach • All MESA students and their families are invited to a ‘WELCOME To MESA’ dinner.
MESA Dinner Agenda MESA Parent Night October 23, 2013 Agenda Threet, Ormond, Beus, Schneggenburger WELCOME TO PARENTS AND STUDENTS __________ INTRODUCTIONS OF ADMINISTRATION AND MESA ADVISORS __________ DEFINITION OF MESA – STARTED IN CA __________ CODE OF HONOR __________ THANK YOU PARENTS FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF MESA __________ THANK YOU TO KIM BAKER __________ MESA CALENDAR OF EVENTS PLANNED __________ PARENT VOLUNTEERS – SHEETS AVAILABLE __________ LET’S EAT!!!!!!!! INTRODUCE FORMER STUDENTS OF WHMS MESA __________ MATH SURPRISE __________ SCIENCE SURPRISE __________ CLOSURE __________
Planning for a great MESA year • All months have been themed so there is a continuation with the activities.