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5th Grade Student Transition to Felix Festa Middle School

“Be Your Best Self”  

Important Dates for Families of Current CCSD Grade 5 Students

February 14th-18th: Course Selection- 5th grade students will watch a course selection video detailing the two decisions they must make for next year: Music and World Language.

February 15th: 5th Grade Parent Orientation Video- A virtual 5th Grade Parent Orientation presentation will be emailed to all 5th grade parents.

March 1st: 5th Grade Parent Q & A- The Festa administration team and support staff will hold a Zoom Q & A from 7:00-8:00 pm for parents who may have follow up questions based on the orientation video. 

March 1st- 3rd: 5th Grade Visits to Festa- 5th grade students will visit Felix Festa and get to meet the admin team, support staff, Student Ambassadors, tour the building, and get the chance to ask questions about coming to the middle school. 

March 4th: Deadline for Submitting the Selection Sheet form for World Language and Music-   Any student who does not submit a form will be automatically enrolled in General Music and Spanish. 

Week of August 22: 6th Grade Orientation- The specific date, time, and in-person versus remote will be determined at a later date.

Questions? Contact FFMS Principals Dr. St. John ( or Dr. Mitchell ( for assistance