Hackettstown Middle School

Home of the Tigers

Title 1 Clubs

S.T.A.R. – Student/Teacher Academic Reinforcement         Ms.Baccaro Grades 5-8

Students will be grouped with a teacher along with other students according to their needs and specific content. The teacher, along with other students, who are knowledgeable in the desired content, will provide extra help to reinforce skills and help complete homework.


SuccessMaker Club    Mrs. Smith & Miss Reed        Grades 5-8

SuccessMaker is an interactive computer-based program that is used in our school to identify students' strengths and weaknesses in their I.L.A. and/or Math classes.  This club provides an opportunity for students to make up a SuccessMaker session, if they miss their S.O.A.R. class for any reason.


Grade Level Language Arts Academic Support

Mr. Whitehead- Grade 5, Mrs. Smith- Grade 6, Ms. Rudd- Grade 7, Ms. Durkin- Grade 8

A teacher from each grade level will stay after school two days per week. During this time students will have an opportunity to work on specific reading and writing skills to improve their performance in the classroom. 

 Ms. Gericke- Grade 5, Mrs. Austin- Grade 6, Mrs. Flynn- Grade 7, Ms. Baccaro- Grade 8
Twice a week students will have the opportunity to get targeted math support. This will give our students a chance to learn the specific building block skills that are necessary for continued math growth. 
Reading Instruction Club   Mrs. Laden   Grades 7-8
This club will focus on helping a small group of students acquire foundational reading skills. More specifically, the club will utilize a variety of instructional strategies to build students’ phonics skills while strengthening their reading comprehension.  

Homework Club   Mrs. Craig/ Mrs. Lees    Grades 5-8

Homework club provides students with an opportunity to receive assistance with various homework assignments.