Walker School


Contact us

  7260 North Avenue, Frankfort, IL, 60423
 Phone (815) 469-4330

  Principal

Principal: Dr. Daniel C. Pierson
Assistant Principal: Mrs. Jennifer Winefka
Assistant Principal: Mr. Joseph Palicki

  School Hours

Office Hours: 7:25am - 3:55pm
School Hours: 7:50am - 2:20pm

Welcome! I would like to welcome you and your child to Summit Hill Junior High School, My name is Tina Yiakos and I will be your child's Communication teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. The following information is a guide to my class goals, objectives, and expectations. In my philosophy of teaching, I want to first create an environment that is safe and secure so the students are able to trust and work towards their full potential. I also want to motivate and challenge my students by creating a stimulating environment for them. Students will be able to: 1. Follow and apply the writing process to write effectively in various forms and types of writing. 2. Develop and apply effective skills for speaking for a variety of audiences and purposes. 3.Communicate effectively in a public setting. 4 Engage in differentiated activities designed to strengthen presentation skills. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at 815 469-4330 Ext.5122.You may also email me at tyiakos@summithill.org. I look forward to having a successful and exciting school year.




Assignments

IN ORDER FOR YOUR CHILD TO PROGRESS WEEKLY AND BECOME A CONFIDENT SPEAKER, PLEASE MAKE SURE TO PRACTICE THEIR SPEECHES WITH THEM AND GIVE THEM CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM.

Posted : 2019-02-01 | Due on : 2019-12-31

MID DAY SUPPORT AT A GLANCE

1549042732AtAGlanceForParents2MSH.docx


Posted : 2019-02-01 | Due on : 2019-12-31

STEPS FOR MID DAY SUPPORT

1549042820StepsForMiddaySupport(1).docx


Posted : 2019-02-01 | Due on : 2019-12-31

MID DAY STUDENT SUPPORT POWER POINT

1549042875MiddayStudentSupport.pptx




This week in class


MON

WELCOME BACK SPARTANS!! Just a reminder that all my lesson plans are aligned with the new COMMON CORE STANDARDS. Please note that the information in the downloads list is a tentative schedule; therefore, assignments can be rescheduled. 

* STUDENTS ARE ALLOWED TO REDO A SPEECH IF THEY RECEIVE A D OR F. THEY MUST SEE ME IMMEDIATELY AFTER CLASS TO RESCHEDULE AND FROM THERE THEY WILL HAVE 2 DAYS TO PRESENT.  IF THEY FAIL TO COMMUNICATE WITH ME, THE ORIGINAL GRADE WILL REMAIN THE SAME.

Please check Power School on a regular basis. Look at symbols for "missing" or "late" assignments. Please note that re-assessments are taking place this year. It is mandatory that students who receive D's or F's on assessments re-do them. Students who receive A's, B's or C's may request to re-do assessments, but only receive one "re-do" per quarter. In either case, the appropriate paperwork and assignments must be completed and turned in. The most recent grade, for better or for worse, will be taken.
 


TUES


WEDS


THURS


FRI


Newsletter

No content provided




Important Dates

  • August 21, 2019 : FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
  • September 3, 2019 : 7TH GRADE CURRICULUM NIGHT 6:30 PM
  • September 5, 2019 : 8TH GRADE CURRICULUM NIGHT 6:30
  • January 8, 2020 : FITNESS CLUB 2020
    FITNESS CLUB BEGINS RIGHT AFTER OUR HOLIDAY BREAK. PLEASE CONSIDER HAVING YOUR CHILD JOIN. IT IS A GREAT WAY TO GET SOME EXERCISE AND LEARN WAYS TO STAY HEALTHY!


Video List

No Links Provided



Cool Links



Downloads List


Mrs.Tina Yiakos

Mrs. Tina Yiakos
Communications Teacher / Fitness Club Sponsor(YEAR B)