Welcome to our Wildcat Den!
Noteable Days at a glance:
Tuesday, Nov. 11: Veterans Day. No classes.
Thursday, Nov. 27: Thanksgiving Day. No classes.
Friday, Nov. 28: Governtment of Guam Holiday via Governor's Executive Order. No classes.
Wednesday, Dec. 3: Half Day Professional Development Day. Classes begin at 11:30am. Gates open 10:30am.
Monday, Dec. 8: Our Lady of Camarin Holiday. No classes.
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Premium Art Photo will be at school from Oct. 21 to Oct. 24 to take school portraits. Students will take their portraits during their Language Arts class. Click here for the photo packet prices. 8th graders are scheduled for Tuesday or Wednesday while 6th and 7th graders are scheduled for Thursday or Friday. Students can also take group pictures with their friends during lunchtime. See complete schedule here.
Below is the schedule for the 1/2-Day Professional Development Day on Oct. 29 & Dec. 3:
|7:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.||Professional Development Session|
|10:30 a.m. - 11:25 a.m.||Students enter school gates / Breakfast|
|11:30 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.||Homebase|
|11:40 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.||EXCEL|
|12:25 p.m. - 1:05 p.m.||5th period|
|1:05 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.||LUNCH|
|2:05 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.||6th period|
|2:50 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.||7th period|
Red Ribbon Week
Congratulations to Kaiyalani Lasiste for winning 1st place in the Middle School Division Red Ribbon Essay Contest! Thank you to Mr. Gogo and his 6A students for entering!
Untalan Middle School's wildcat artists also created two entries for the Red Ribbon Wall Decorating Contest.The 7C/6C Combo team, Mrs. R. Duenas' students (below left), and Mr. Castro's art classes (below right) unveiled their designs on Oct. 10. "They are WONDERFUL!" said Mrs. Dhyana Edwards, counselor and organizer for Red Ribbon Week. "Thank you so much to Mrs. Huff, Mrs. R. Duenas and their teams for their hard work representing ZERO tolerance for illegal drugs at our school!"
Read Principal Jim Reyes' letter to parents about student safety on campus. The letter was distributed on Aug. 22, 2014. Please Click Here.
The Ribbon Has Been Cut
RIBBON-CUTTING: The renovated Barrigada campus is now open for operations. Governor Eddie Calvo (center), Superintendent of GDOE Jon Fernandez, Speaker of the Legislature Judith Won Pat, Principal Jim Reyes, other dignitaries and UMS Student Body Association members cut the ceremonial ribbon on Aug. 13. The campus was closed on January 2012 for health and safety violations. From then until July 2014, the school temporarily inhabited the campus in Tiyan.
Above: Governor Calvo commends students for their patience throughout the renovations. Members of the Student Body Association and SBA advisor Ms. Rozalyn Pama pose in front of the new front facade.
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School Waves Goodbye to
School Year & Tiyan
WAVE: Untalan Middle School employees and students continued their annual tradition of waving goodbye to students on the last day of classes—this time it will be the last time at the Tiyan campus. The school will spend the summer moving all operations back to the renovated Barrigada campus.
CEREMONY: Eighth grade teachers and administrators congratulated the 8th Grade Class of 2014 by holding an awards ceremony on May 28 at the Amphitheater. Students were recognized for being in the A Honor Roll, B Honor Roll, and Top SAT-10 Scores.