Information for Incoming Sixth Graders

Making a Smooth Transition   
A key indicator of a successful middle school experience is a positive transition from elementary school. 

Tools to make the Transition Easier

We interviewed our current sixth-grade students and they provided us with a list of items they were concerned with when they made the transition from elementary to middle school.  Click on the link below to find a Google Slide presentation of: 

The Frequently Asked Questions by Students Transitioning to Jr. High School


Topics covered include: 

  • STEAM Academy

  • Required Classes and Electives

  • Clubs

  • Chromebooks and Their Usage

  • Supplies

  • Fees

  • Lunch and the Lunch Room (yes, you can find and sit with your friends!)

  • Transportation, Busing, Drop-Off Zones

  • Dress Code

  • Transition Periods for Class and Class Length

  • Deans and Counselors

  • Backpacks and Lockers

  • Cell Phone Usage

  • Safekey


Sixth Graders Choose Your Electives for the
2018-19 School Year

View this slide presentation that contains images taken from various elective classrooms showing students in action.  Then complete the two forms below.


Did You Miss Preview Night?

View the Welcome Video by Mrs. Sillitoe.

View the Google Slideshow of snapshots from each of the elective rooms that were on the STEAM tour.

Silvestri Jr. High School 

1055 Silverado Ranch Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89183

(702) 799-2240 Phone

(702) 799-2247 Fax


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