Please click the link for Cohen’s October-November 2019 Newsletter. Please call the school office at 941-6230 with any questions.
School picture retakes are scheduled for Friday, November 8th.
Students that had a picture taken on September 23rd and would like a retake should bring their picture packet with them on November 8th. We anticipate that picture packets will be back at the end of October.
Please call the school office at 941-6230 with any questions.
The Cohen October Activities Calendar is attached below.
The William S. Cohen School and James F. Doughty School will host laptop take home meetings for parents on the following dates:
Tuesday, September 10th at William S. Cohen – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 12 at James F. Doughty – 6:00 p.m.
The meeting is a requirement as part of the laptop take home process. Parents must also sign the laptop take home guidelines which will be provided at the meetings.
*Middle school parents may attended either meeting.
* Parents that have attended a previous laptop meeting for a child in their family do not need to attend again. However, the guidelines form must be signed and returned to school. A packet of information will come home with students the week of September 9th.
September Activities Calendar for William S. Cohen School.
A late bus is available to all students beginning Monday, September 9th.
The late buses arrive at 4:00 p.m.
We hope all Cohen families are enjoying the summer! The August 2019 newsletter is attached below. Information about our Grade 6 Orientation, Open House, and student activities is presented in the newsletter. Please visit the Cohen website to subscribe to our newsletter. We look forward to greeting students and parents at our opening activities.
Football season is almost here! Here is the information for seventh & eighth grade students interested in playing football for the Bangor Middle School team. There are a few unique aspects of the program that you should be aware of. All practices are held at the James F. Doughty School and home games are played at Cameron Stadium. Equipment day will be on Thursday, August 15th. From 9 to 10AM, all eighth grade players will turn in paperwork, meet with the coaches, and receive equipment. From 10 to 11AM, seventh grade players will do the same. Regular practices will begin on Monday, August 19th, from 3:30-5:30PM.
Once school opens on September 3rd, WSCS students will be bussed to and from WSCS. Practices will be held from 3-5 p.m., with students arriving back at Cohen around 5:15.
We are extremely excited about our 2019 team and the progress we have made in putting together an outstanding coaching staff. Our new Head Coach is Mr. Troy Varney, who has had a long career in Bangor area athletics.
Please remember that students must have a physical on file in the office prior to the beginning of tryouts in order to participate. One physical covers students for all three years of middle school. Additionally, all students must have an annual Parent Consent Form on file prior to the start of tryouts. All forms are available at the school office as well as online at bangorschools.net.
Completed paperwork may be completed and dropped off at JFDS. The JFDS summer hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
William S. Cohen School will host its annual Open House on Wednesday, August 28th from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Students and parents will have the opportunity to meet teachers and learn more about the 2019-2020 academic program.
Please note that 6th grade classroom teachers will meet grade 6 students and parents during the 6th Grade Orientation on Tuesday, August 27th from 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
William S. Cohen School will host its annual Grade 6 Orientation on Tuesday, August 27th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. We look forward to meeting with Grade 6 students and parents at the orientation. Students and parents will have the opportunity to meet their child’s homeroom teacher and learn more about the 2019-2020 academic school year.