- What is the homework policy in 5th grade?
The handbook states that students may receive an average of 40-60 minutes of homework per night plus an additional 20 minutes of reading. Please see the Weston Intermediate School Community Handbook for more information.
- How are 5th grade students assessed on the Progress Reports?
Reading, Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies are assessed with letter and effort grades. Additionally, students are assessed on Citizenship and Work Habits.
- How is the transition to the Middle School handled?
Parent meetings and student visits occur in the spring.
- What field trips do fifth graders go on?
Students go on two major field trips: Sturbridge Village and The Bronx Zoo