MMS Daily Bulletin 2/11

DATES TO REMEMBER

1/7

Mrs. Slaight is accepting sports donations for girls and boys basketball. Thank you!

2/8

7th and 8th grade girls basketball players who do not turn their uniforms into Mrs. Slaight by end of the day on Friday will have an invitation to join her at lunch for lunch until your uniform has been returned to her. If you are planning on going out for wrestling you may not begin practice on Monday if you have not turned in your uniform. Thank you!

2/11

See Candy orders will be available for pick up TODAY after school in Room 1.

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!

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:

https://www.etr.org/facilitator-curriculum-preview/a419ca-16-mpc-school/?display=login&returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Eetr%2Eorg%2Ffacilitator-curriculum-preview%2Fa419ca-16-mpc-school%2F

ID: Lakempc

Password: Review123

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.

Lunch Application: Is available now. It’s an online Free and Reduced application for Middletown USD. LunchApplication.com For more information, please see the attached letter or visit our website for more information under the Food Service Department.

Attention Parents/Guardians: In the event of unfavorable weather, please make sure your contact information is up-to-date in Infinite Campus! The auto-dialer uses the numbers listed in our system to get the information out ASAP. Thank you!

WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK

Intramurals:


Caught You Being Good

Who earned tickets to Six Flags for May 24, 2019?

Quote of the Week

“Dance is the hidden language of the soul.” - Martha Graham

This Week for AR!

After the first week of the reading challenge, the team standings are:


Monday 2/11

7th and 8th grade boys basketball players need to submit a grade check to Mrs. Slaight by the end of school on Tuesday. If she does not see your completed grade check (all 6 classes) you will not be able to participate in the game on Wednesday. Any questions please see Mrs. Slaight. Thank you!

Monday 2/11

BBB Game @ Lucerne: 7th Grade @ 4:00PM / 8th Grade @ 5:15PM

Wednesday 2/13

BBB Game v. Upper Lake @ HOME: 7th Grade @ 4:00PM / 8th Grade @ 5:15PM

Thursday 2/14

BBB Game @ Mtn. Vista: 7th Grade @ 4:00PM / 8th Grade @ 5:15PM

Thursday 2/14

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.

Friday 2/15

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.

ATHLETICS

Monday 2/11

Attention Wrestlers: Practice will begin today from 2:45-4:00. Please dress out in your P.E. clothes and report to Mr. Coit's room #9 at 2:45. You may NOT leave campus for any reason. Cell phones are not allowed in the locker rooms after school for any reason. If you need to use the phone you need to step outside the locker room. Thank you.

Monday 2/11

Softball sign-ups will begin today Monday February 11th and continue until Friday February 15th. Please make sure to sign up in the MMS office and have an athletic packet on file. Tryouts will begin Tuesday February 26th- Thursday February 28th from 2:45-4:15. If you have softball pants and cleats that is preferred, but P.E. clothes and shoes will be accepted for tryouts. Any questions see Mrs. Slaight.

UPCOMING EVENTS


8th GRADE INFO

Friday 8/24

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 sam.dean@middletownusd.org. All MMS students are encouraged to do Community Service.

Friday 3/1

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 cia.dedmon@middletownusd.org