Mrs. Cathey
    Room 46


    Please visit this page regularly to check homework assignments and to see what we are doing.


    Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! I am excited to start a new year and meet my new students! Here is some important information. 

    Supplies for reading and language arts:
    • 5- subject spiral
    • loose leaf paper in a binder with dividers for each class
    • plenty of pencils and erasers
    • plenty of blue, black, and red pens 
    • pencil pouch to hold all of your writing materials
    • glue sticks, highlighters, pencil sharpener, index cards, and scissors

    Supplies for math:

    • 2 spirals
    • plenty of pencils and erasers
    • plenty of blue, black, and red pens
    • glue or glue sticks
    • highlighters
    • dry erase mrker
    • colored pencils
    • pencil sharpener
    Donations:  Classroom donations are appreciated at any time during the school year and in great need at the beginning of the school year. Supplies that are needed include: paper towels, Clorox-style cleaning wipes, tissues, computer paper, extra school supplies for students missing items (most frequently pencils, red pens, dry erase markers)
    Scholastic: Scholastic books may be ordered on-line at: www.scholastic.com/bookclubs with class activation code:  H32CV
    Recommended Math websites:
    www.khanacademy.org  Includes 1,000s of math topics--great for when your student is absent or needs to review math concepts.
    www.freerice.com Great website for practicing math facts!
    www.mathmagician.com at Oswego School District's home page.  Can choose addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. 
    www.mangahigh.com  Enjoyable math games for students. I will assign your student a password.
    www.sumdog.com  Similar to mangahigh listed above.
    www.quizlet.com  Flash cards and quizzes available to help study for tests and quizzes.
    www.algebra.com  Has pre-algebra assistance from tutors.

    Important Dates:


    SBAC testing begins April 30th

    May 28, Memorial Day (no school)

    June 14, Last day of school, minimum day


    Please visit the online gradebook to access your student's grades

    AR Book Find

    Find out what level and how many points your book is worth here

    AR Home Connect
    Here you may logon and view the AR tests you have taken.  Use the same username and password you use at school to logon to the site.
    Contact Me
    Here are the best ways and times to contact me:
    Email is the best way to contact me!
    Before school or during 1st period

    Phone: (714)816-3320 ext. 77246 
    Email: jcathey@losal.org


    Period 1 - Reading
    Period 2 - Language Arts
    Period 3 - math
    Period 4 - Academic Lab
    Period 5 - Conference
    Period 6 - math
    Period 7 - 8th math (room 7)