Middle School Sample Clauses

Middle School. The teacher’s day shall be six (6) hours and fifty (50) minutes excluding time set aside for duty free lunch. Except on half days, each teacher shall have five (5) assigned periods each school day, and one unassigned period of fifty five (55) minutes duration. Each teacher shall have a Silent Sustained Reading (SSR) period of 18 minutes. It is understood that each teacher shall be in his/her building at least eight (8) minutes prior to the start of his/her assignment and, in order to ensure the proper supervision and safety of students, shall be at his/her place of assignment at least five (5) minutes prior to the start of such assignment. Each teacher shall remain in the building at five (5) minutes after the completion of his/her assignment.
Middle School. Middle school teachers shall have an instructional/supervisory load not to exceed two-hundred seventy (270) minutes per day during the student attendance day with the instructional load not to exceed two-hundred twenty-five (225) minutes per day and five (5) instructional groups. A tenure teacher may volunteer for an instructional load not to exceed two-hundred seventy (270) minutes per day and six (6) instructional groups. The supervisory load shall not exceed forty-five (45) minutes and shall be limited to one assignment of student supervision which shall include, but not be limited to, study hall, library, lunchroom and/or hall supervision. Such supervisory duties shall be assigned each year pursuant to a plan jointly determined by the school/department committee and the building administration.
Middle School. At the request of the Superintendent, a middle school teacher may volunteer on a semester basis to teach all the student contact time and be paid one-sixth (1/6) of his/her salary for the semester. This section shall not be used to circumvent the hiring of additional full-time teachers.
Middle School. 1. The Middle School day shall consist of a six (6) period assignment, one of which shall be a planning period, excluding the lunch period. The normal full week for all Middle School teachers shall not exceed twenty-five (25) teaching or classroom supervision periods.
Middle School. One (1) afternoon and one (1) evening session, for two of the three trimesters.
Middle School a. The basic school day for middle school teachers shall begin at 8:00 a.m. and shall end 10 minutes following the dismissal of students after 2:56 p.m. or its equivalency mutually agreed upon by and between the principal and teacher. On Fridays the basic school day ends following the dismissal of students at 2:56 p.m. The basic school day shall be scheduled so that it results in five (5) assigned periods per day.
Middle School. Recommended reductions in Middle School positions will be made based on a Middle School seniority list which shall list all middle school teachers in order of seniority where evaluations are comparable, first among members on limited contracts and then next among members who are on continuing contract, within each instructional content area. The least senior member within the content area affected by the Reduction in Force shall be the Displaced Member. If the Displaced Member has valid teaching certification in another teaching field and there is a current vacancy in that teaching field for which the Displaced Member is fully qualified, the member will be assigned the vacant position. In the event a middle school teacher who is currently teaching under a grade 4-9 license in a particular subject area is suspended, the teacher may displace the least senior teacher currently assigned to teach that subject in the high school only at the ninth grade level, if the teacher to be displaced has less seniority. Likewise, a middle school teacher who is currently teaching a subject area in which he/she holds a 7-12 certificate may displace the least senior teacher at the high school level who is assigned primarily to teach that same subject matter, if a teacher to be displaced has less seniority. A middle school teacher teaching under a 1-8 or K-8 certificate may displace the least senior teacher at the elementary level if the teacher to be displaced has less seniority than the middle school teacher and comparable or lower evaluation rating. A member who bumps or is assigned into an instructional area for which he/she is certified/licensed, but has not taught in that area of certification/licensure within the last four (4) years or has not taken six (6) quarter hours in related course work in that area of certification within the past four (4) years, must complete six (6) quarter hours of continuing education in related course work or six (6) quarter hours of graduate study in related course work within one (1) year of accepting this new position. Failure to complete the six (6) hours of course work will result in the automatic suspension of the member's teaching contract for the R.I.F. purposes of this article and the member will have no further recall rights under this article. Members needing to take the six (6) quarter hours described in the preceding paragraph shall receive top priority in the issuance of fee scrip according to Section 16.2 of this contract. A ...