Sturgis Charter Public School is dedicated to an "International Baccalaureate (IB) for All" philosophy, preparing high school students for higher education in a supportive learning environment. Sturgis provides each student a rigorous world-class educational program, encouraging academic achievement, intellectual confidence, and personal growth.

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East Campus News

Executive Director's East Newsletter

 

Don't miss out!
Order your 2016 yearbook
Deadline --> FEBRUARY 29!

 

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Charter Bus from Plymouth for the 2016-17 School Year

The Sturgis Parent Association has secured a charter bus for students in the Plymouth area for the 2016-17 school year.

Please be aware that the school is not responsible for providing transportation and that this bus is not in contract with the school, but with the Parent Association.

PLAN DETAILS
We DO have a bus contract for next year with a dedicated bus and driver. The proposal came from First Student in Plymouth. We need 47 students to sign up for a yearly pass to make it happen. The run is as follows

MORNING
6:55am – Plymouth Park & Ride @ Exit 5
7:20am – Sagamore Park & Ride
7:55am – Pope John Paul
8:00am – Sturgis East
8:05am – Sturgis West

AFTERNOON
3:20pm – Sturgis West
3:25pm – Pope John Paul
3:30pm – Sturgis East
4:05pm – Sagamore Park & Ride
4:30pm – Plymouth Park & Ride @ Exit 5

 

Million Page Read Challenge

 

 

Sturgis students, faculty, and administrators are challenged to read 1,000,000 pages during the 2015-16 school year!!

Use this form to report on your reading.

 

 

 

 

StormWatch, the Sturgis East Student Newspaper

Visit, SturgisStormWatch.com to read the latest news.
Click HERE to subscribe to the Sturgis StormWatch!

 

US News and World Report

US News and World Report recently announced the Best High Schools Ranking for 2015. Sturgis received a gold medal and is ranked #1 high school in MA, #6 charter school in US, and #32 high school in US.

The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 21,000 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college.

Congratulations to Sturgis faculty and students for achieving this recognition of excellence!

For more information, see: US News Best High Schools in Massachusetts 2015

 

The Washington Post once again recognizes Sturgis as the #1 school in MA, and also #4 in the Northeast, and # 84 in the U.S.

This marks the 8th straight year that Sturgis has been ranked one of the top schools in the U.S. by the Washington Post. 

 

NEW Executive Director Appointment to Begin July, 2016

Link to Facebook page article
Link to Cape Cod Times article

 

Work Permit

Massachusetts Laws, Instructions and Forms for obtaining a student work permit can be downloaded HERE.

 

The Current

Sturgis is proud to announce the completion of the fall issue of The Current. Student editors have been hard at work compiling student and faculty art, photography, and writing into 32 pages of creativity! Check out our arts magazine in the library or the front office. Buy a copy for just a dollar at lunch in front of the main stairwell. Read all submissions artwork, writing, and photography on our blog: sturgiscurrent.blogspot.com!

 

Travel Opportunities

Sicily, Italy

Sturgis is traveling to Sicily, Italy in April 2016 with Travel for Teens. Explore an ancient Greek theatre overlooking the sea, swim in the sparkling blue Mediterranean and complete a meaningful community service activity. Learn more at: http://www.tftschooltrips.com/scps2016

Tour to England

There will be an EF science and innovation trip to England for April break of 2016.
See link to the tour website: http://www.eftours.com/tour-website/1662633XF

Trip to Ecuador

Sturgis is proud to offer students the adventure of a lifetime with a World Challenge expedition to Ecuador in 2016! We hope to see you tomorrow at our Parents’ Night so you can learn more about this unique student-led expedition.

By managing important aspects of the trip, students gain life skills such as leadership, decision making, and team work – skills which aren’t easily taught in the classroom.

  • DATE: Wednesday, September 16
  • TIME: 7 pm
  • LOCATION: Sturgis West Atriu

Remind.com

New text/email reminder system:
We are piloting a new service, remind.com. This allows us to send text reminders to you about events at Sturgis East. This system will not replace our current method of weekly emails home. It will be used for more specific messages such as "School Photo Day- Thursday, Sept. 25". The system will not show actual phone numbers and can't be used for one-on-one communication. If you would like to receive such texts from the main office, please follow the link below to join:
https://www.remind.com/join/sturgise
You will be asked to select phone (must be cell phone), smartphone app or email address to receive messages on.

 

Student Insurance Available

Register online at www.Student Insurance-kk.com or pick up a registration form at the main office.

 

Support Sturgis by Registering your Stop&Shop Card

Every time you shop, you can be earning money for the school. Click HERE for more information.

 

Public transportation to Sturgis via CCRTA

Click HERE for student pass details.
List of routes is available at http://www.capecodrta.org/