Eighth Grade Promotion Activities

EAMS Eighth Grade Promotion Letter to Families

  • January 23, 2024

     Dear Parents/Guardians:

     Eighth grade year-end activities are just around the corner.  We are looking forward to the celebration of three years of hard work on the part of your students. We hope the following will provide you with helpful information relative to dates and requirements for the promotion ceremony, the eighth grade promotion dance party, and the eighth grade trip to Discovery Kingdom.

     Please pay particular attention to the eligibility and payment guidelines.  We are hopeful that all of our students will participate in the planned events.

     For your reference, we have included the following:

    •  Timeline of eighth grade activities and eligibility guidelines Click here.
    • Promotion activities order form click here. You may purchase online at Purchase 8th Grade Activities  Please turn in to the office with web store receipt or payment attached.
    • Permission slip for the Discovery Kingdom trip click herePlease turn in to the office.

    If you have any questions concerning the attached information, please call the school office at (925) 606-4711.  We urge you to pay particular attention to grades and information posted by our teachers on Schoology.   


    Kristina Mrzywka
    Vice Principal
    East Avenue Middle School

  • Class of 2028

Promotion Dance

  • Date: Friday, May 31 from 7:00pm -9:30pm

    Eligibility: Students must receive a grade of a “D” or better on their third trimester report card in all classes, have no more than 3 tardies per week, on average, for the 3rd trimester, AND not currently be on suspension. Students must have all materials returned.

    Tickets: Purchase your DANCE ticket HERE.

Promotion Ceremony

  • Date: Thursday, June 6th at 6:00pm in the Quad. More information to come.

    Dress Code:
    Robes must be worn during the ceremony. Robes will be provided and should be returned at the end of the ceremony.  Families should hold flowers and/or leis until after the ceremony. Please no hats, sunglasses or other headgear. Please no horns.

    Reserve Your Promotion Robe HERE.
    Complete the order form and turn it in to the office.

    Information coming soon.

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

  • Date: June 3, 2024
    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

    Ticket Information: $85 per student
    Discovery Kingdom Ticket: $35
    Bus (No Refunds) - $50

    Purchase your ticket HERE by April 17, 2024!
    Submit your Permission Slip and Order Form with your web store receipt or payment to the office no later than April 17, 2024

    -- Students who earn an F on the second trimester report card are not eligible to attend. 
    --  Students who have an F grade in any class during the final week of May are not eligible to attend.
    --  No suspensions during the third trimester.
    --  No more than 3 tardies per week, on average, for the 3rd trimester. 
    --  All school materials must be returned.