MMS Daily Bulletin 2/1
DATES TO REMEMBER
Mrs. Slaight is accepting sports donations for girls and boys basketball. Thank you!
Our next Parent/Teacher/Student Organization (PTSO) meeting will be on February 4th, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Middle School Library. All welcome!
For ATTENDANCE, please call Teri at (707) 987-1441. Please add this number into your phone!
Attendance cannot be changed after 48 hours. Parents must provide the note, the reason, and the excuse within 48 hours of the absence and we cannot go back in after that to change a student's attendance. The state has tightened everything up and we need to make sure our data is consistent. Parent Knowledge is no longer accepted as an excused absence by the State.
STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Reese Caldwell!
Employee of the Month: Michelle MacIntyre!
Ms. August will begin after school tutorial on Monday and Wednesdays after school starting Monday the 28th!
Parents/Guardians: The California School Parent Survey is available for you to complete. This survey is voluntary, anonymous, and confidential. Please go to surveys.wested.org to access survey completion information. If you have already set up a password, please use it. If not, click on the forgot my password link to set a password. Once the password is set, you can check the numbers anytime you like from surveys.wested.org.
Middletown Middle School’s Link: https://surveys.wested.org/csps/FR763ZX
Here is the link and login information for parents to review the Lake County Family Resource curriculum:
Leadership is selling sweats! $25.00 for sparkle writing / $20.00 for white writing. Cia has youth large and extra large for kids to look at and try on in the library.Orders will be due on the 15th of February.
WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK
Congratulations to 1st Period! Next, 4th Period versus 1st Period!
Caught You Being Good
Who earned tickets to Six Flags for May 24, 2019?
Quote of the Week
“If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down, but the staying down.” Mary Pickford
This Week for AR!
After the first week of the reading challenge, the team standings are:
1st Hufflepuff- 256.1 points (Woot! Woot! Let's keep it up!)
2nd Ravenclaw- 234.7 points (Mr. Dean is carrying that team with over 120 points)
3rd Slytherin- 223.5 points (moving up this week!)
4th Gryffindor 213.2 points (Oh no! Get going!)
Boys Basketball Practice: 7th Grade @ 2:45-4:15PM / 8th Grade @ 4:00-5:30PM
Mr. Coit will only host After School Tutorial on Friday, February 1st of this week.
Girls Basketball Tourney @ Terrace -
7th Grade (#3 Seed) v. Lucerne on Thursday @ 5:15PM
8th Grade (#3 Seed) v. Terrace on Friday @ 6:30PM
Monday 2/4 - Friday 2/8
Sign-ups for Wrestling: For both 7th and 8th grade boys and girls will be from Monday, February 4th - Friday February 8th. You MUST have an athletic packet on file AND sign up in the MMS Office to be eligible.
BBB game versus Terrace @ HOME: 7th Grade @ 4:00PM / 8th Grade @ 5:15PM
Saturday 2/9 - Sunday 2/10
Middletown Cobb Little League try-outs have been postponed to next weekend, February 9-10 due to the weather expected this weekend. For more information, please visit the Little League website: http://www.middletowncobblittleleague.com/
Middletown FFA will be holding a Donkey Basketball game on Thursday February 14 @ 7PM. We are putting together a student team to challenge a community team. We would like to invite you to be a participating. We would like to invite you to be a participating member. We ask riders to arrive at 6PM. If you’d like to participate or find out more information, please see your school’s office.
MMS Winter Formal! 7-9PM in the MMS Gym. Dancing With the Stars!
If you’d like to donate the small water bottles for the dance, you can drop them off at the MMS Office. Thank you! Any questions or concerns, please contact Cia.
8th GRADE INFO
Community Service forms are available for students to pick up in the MMS office. Community Service is not required, however, we do recognize students who have served 10 or more hours at our 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony at the end of the school year. If you have questions or concerns, please email Sam Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org. All MMS students are encouraged to do Community Service.
8th grade students who would like their baby picture in the yearbook, please submit them to the office no later than March 1st. Please put your names on the back of the pictures and we will return them to you. They can be emailed as well to email@example.com