**UPDATE: MAY 4, 2020**

Dear Students and Parent/Guardians,

Parkside Middle School will begin a transition to  Canvas, a student learning management  system, beginning on Monday, May 4th.  Canvas will allow students to access each of their unique set of classes and find their course content in one location. Canvas Student Apps can be downloaded by clicking the following links: download for Apple, download for AndroidParent and student resources, as well as direct links to the Canvas webpage, can be found on the PWCS Instructional Technology page by clicking hereWhile we at Parkside are excited about using Canvas, we understand that it will be a learning process for teachers, students, and families.  We are here to help and excited to learn and grow together!



Parkside Middle School Staff 

Estimados estudiantes y padres / tutores,

La Escuela Parkside Middle comenzará una transición a Canvas, un sistema de gestión de aprendizaje estudiantil, a partir del lunes 4 de mayo. Canvas permitirá a los estudiantes acceder a cada una de sus clases  y encontrar el contenido de su curso en una ubicación. Las aplicaciones para estudiantes de Canvas se pueden descargar haciendo clic en los siguientes enlaces: descargar para Apple, descargar para Android. Los recursos para padres y estudiantes, así como los enlaces directos a la página web de Canvas, se pueden encontrar en la página de Tecnología Educativa de PWCS haciendo clic aquí. Si bien en Parkside estamos entusiasmados con el uso de Canvas, entendemos que será un proceso de aprendizaje para maestros, estudiantes y familias. ¡Estamos aquí para ayudar y emocionados de aprender y crecer juntos!


Personal de Parkside Middle School

HELLO Students and Parents!! This is Ms. Howerton. I am one of the 8th grade Special Education Teachers at PKMS.  This year, I co-teach with Ms. Powell and Ms. Bryant as well as teach two Tutorial (Resource) classes. For information about previous assignments and current activities, please check their webpages.   

I am here to be a resource to all students and families. Parents or students, please feel free to contact me at howertkn@pwcs.edu. 

My instructional times will be Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:30 am - 10:15 am weekly.
My office hours will be Thursdays from 1 pm - 2:45 pm weekly.

As you all know, our 2019-2020 school year has come to a close due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic. Therefore, I will not get to see you all before the end of the school year and you go off to high school. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns. Also know that I MISS YOU ALL!! Be careful and stay safe. 

8 Math Units:

Unit 1: Real Number System (SOL 8.1, 8.2, 8.3a)
Unit 2: Consumer Math (SOL 8.4)
Unit 3: Algebraic Applications (SOL 8.9, 8.14)
Unit 4: Geometry (SOL 8.5,8.7,8.8)
Unit 5: Measurements (SOL 8.6a, 8.6b, 8.10)
Unit 6: Equations and Inequalities (SOL 8.17, 8.18)
Unit 7: Functions (SOL 8.15,8.16)
Unit 8: Probability and Statistics (SOL 8.11,8.12,8.13)