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
2020-21 School Year

Click to complete this Student Elective Choice form first.

Silvestri Jr. High School 

1055 Silverado Ranch Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89183

(702) 799-2240 Phone

(702) 799-2247 Fax


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