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Humza Khan (2014)
Revised KAMSC spring semester and spring exams calendar
Due to the many "snow days" experienced by KAMSC this year, the KAMSC Spring Semester has been extended by three days.  The revised Spring Exam Schedule is as follows:

Elective exams (for Juniors):  W June 4th

Math Exams (for 9th, 10th, and 11th grades):  Th June 5th

Science Exams (for 9th, 10th, and 11th grades):  F June 6th

The Senior (12th grade) exam schedule is not affected by this revision, and remains M May 19th through W May 21st.

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Open Labs will remain as originally scheduled.  The last formal Open Lab will be held the evening of W May 14th from 6:00-7:30 PM.  However, individual teachers will make arrangements with their students for any additional open lab time for the last three weeks of the semester prior to final exams.  Teachers will let their students know if they will be available on any additional Wednesday evenings after May 14th.
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Welcome to KAMSCOnline, the Kalamazoo Area Mathematics & Science Center's online web community. If you have visited before, please login now to access your new capability.

We are proud of our new web presence and have many plans for future development. Please bear with us as we implement our upgrades.

The Kalamazoo Area Mathematics & Science Center is a regional enrichment center serving both public and private school districts in the counties of Kalamazoo, and St. Joseph.
 
Our onsite program serves students residing in the Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency (KRESA) service area. We also provide professional development and outreach programs to fulfill our primary mission of enriching the quality of mathematics and science education for all students in the greater Kalamazoo area and St. Joseph County.

KAMSC is a member of the Michigan Math and Science Centers Network and a founding member of the National Consortium for Specialized Secondary Schools of Mathematics, Science and Technology.

- Director Dr. Michael Tanoff 
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Current 9th - 11th graders, wishing to apply to enter the KAMSC high school pull-out program as 10th - 12th graders for 2014-15:

Registration forms for the KAMSC upper class admissions exam (to be administered Wednesday, April 16th at 2:30 PM) are available through the "admissions" tab at the top of the page, under "applying to kamsc."  Please phone the KAMSC office, 269-337-0004, if additional information is sought at this time. Admission to the 10th 11th, and 12th grades at KAMSC is dependent on available seats. 

All students who reside in, and attend a public, private, parochial, or home school in the KRESA service area, are eligible for admission.

 

The minimum mathematics requirement varies by grade: students must have completed a geometry course before starting the tenth grade; an Algebra II course before starting the eleventh grade; and a pre-calculus course before starting the twelfth grade.

 

PARENT ORGANIZATION:

The next KAMSC Parent Organization meeting is scheduled for WEDNESDAY April 23, 2014, 6:15 - 7:30 PM, in the KAMSC Presentation Center. All KAMSC parents and guardians are encouraged to become active in the KAMSC Parents Organization, a 501(c)3 organization whose purpose is to support the students, activities, and programs at KAMSC.

Note that the April Parent Organization meeting is a departure from the "third Wednesday evening of the month" norm.

The Spring edition of the KAMSC student newspaper, "84 Steps," is now available!

Please click on the "links" button on the left, and then go to the "KAMSC 84 Steps" link, or select the "84 Steps" option from the "KAMSC" pull-down menu at the top of the page.


The Winter 2013-2014 edition of the KAMSC newsletter, "Linkages," is available on-line.

Please click on the "links" button on the left, and then go to the "KAMSC Newsletters" link.

Parents and guardians of KAMSC students are encouraged to monitor student progress through the on-line Parent Internet Viewer (PIV).

Information on using the PIV system is available through the "links" link toward the left side of this page. The "Pinnacle Gradebook" link may be found toward the bottom of the page. All parents and guardians of KAMSC students should have received login information for the PIV system.

INCLEMENT WEATHER

KAMSC follows the Kalamazoo Public Schools schedule for snow days.

If KPS is closed for a snow day, KAMSC is closed.

If KPS is in session during inclement weather, KAMSC is also in session.

Students whose district school is closed for a snow day on a day that KAMSC is open are strongly encouraged to consider safety first when deciding whether or not to attend their KAMSC classes.

If KAMSC weekend activities, including the administration of entrance exams, need to be cancelled due to inclement weather, announcements will be posted on this web site and through radio stations WKZO (590 AM, 96.5 FM), WVFM (106.5 FM), The FAN (1660 AM), The Touch (1560 AM, 95.5 FM), WTVB (1590 AM), and WNWN (98.5 FM).

KAMSC Parent Email List

If you would like to be added to the KAMSC Parent Email List, please have your student update their profile with accurate contact data for you - to include your correct email address. Then please use that address to email your name and student name to admin@kamsc.k12.mi.us

If you would like to be added to the KAMSC Parent Email List, please have your student update their profile with accurate contact data for you - to include your correct email address. Then please use that address to email your name and student namadmin@kamsc.k12.mi.us

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