Cox's 6th grade Corner

Meet the Teacher: Hello everyone! I pray even with restrictions you had a great summer break. I am Kay Newsome Cox; and have been in education 30 plus years. I am honored to say that this is my 6th year at DACS, which is an awesome school. I have been afforded the opportunity to graduate from East Carolina University and North Carolina Wesleyan College. I am grateful and super excited to start another adventurous school term with such intelligent young students. Oh, the Places You'll Go! Our goals are for everyone to excel and be at the top of the class. Alright let's get our year started right to Achieve, Believe and Succeed!!!!!!!!


2022-2023

Our theme this year is "The Dillard Academy Charter School Road to Distinction is Under Construction."



We're studying 4 countries for this school year, one for each nine weeks.


1st nine weeks - United States

2nd nine weeks - Jamaica

3rd nine weeks - Philippines

4th nine weeks - Australia


Mission Statement: To positively provide a safe and quality education with high expectations so that we can excel and grow.

August Tiger Pride Character Words of the Month

SAFETY and POSITIVITY- Core Values

ROAR: RESPECT OTHERS/ OWN YOUR ACTIONS/ ACT SAFELY/ RISE TO THE CHALLENGE




ELA Lessons

First Nine weeks=


Lesson 1: RI 6.2 Determining Central Idea and Details

Lesson 2: RI 6.2 Summarizing Informational Texts

Lesson 3: RI 6.7 Citing Evidence to Make Inferences


























Please contact me at 919 581- 0128 or email at kcox@dillardacademy.org

Contact hours:PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES

All parent conferences will be held during my planning period or after school on Monday and Wednesday.

All parent conferences will be

virtual.

Safety measures for covid19:


  • Wash your hands and in-between fingers for 20 seconds

  • Sanitize or use alcohol of 60% or 70%

  • Wear face masks or face shield

  • Cover coughs and sneezes with tissues or your elbow and then wash hands.

  • Avoid touching your mouth, nose or eyes with unwashed hands.

  • Disinfect commonly touched surfaces with household disinfectant, following label instructions.

School calendar 2022-2023

parent teacher conferences

Please call the school contact number or send me an email to schedule conferences or to voice any concerns.