MMS Daily Bulletin 3/12


DATES TO REMEMBER

2/14

Mrs. Slaight is accepting sports donations for wrestling, track, and softball!

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: Miles Beatty!

Employee of the Month: Katy August!

Reminder: Snack Window closes at 12:25. No exceptions!

MMS PTSO is fundraising online with Dutch Mill Bulbs. Our fundraiser begins today and will run through April 22nd. This fundraiser will help with rallies, the upcoming 8th grade dance, and the end of the year Fun Day! Please support our students and school by placing your order today https://groups.dutchmillbulbs.com/shop/?affiliates=middletownmiddleschool. All orders will be sent directly to the shipping address you provide. Any questions or concerns, please see the PTSO page on our website: https://mms.middletownusd.org/parents/ptso

WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK

Intramurals:


Caught You Being Good

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


Quote of the Day

“Be someone who makes someone else look forward to tomorrow.” -Unknown

This Week for AR!

This week's team standings are:

Ravenclaw with 844.1 Points

Slytherin with 791 Points

Hufflepuff with 718 Points

Gryffindor 599.1 Points

This Week

Reminder from Mr. Coit: Please stay off the wrestling mats in the gym. Thank you!

Wednesday 3/13

Make-up Mile and Negative PE Points may be made up on Wednesday, March 13th! Meet at the bleachers @ 12:15!

Thursday 3/14

Pride Page Rally during 6th Period!

Friday 3/15

Attention Washington DC tour group members: There will be an important meeting this Friday at lunch in Mrs. Ferguson's room. We will be discussing room arrangements and medical release form requests.

ATHLETICS

Wednesday 3/13

There will be a parent meeting for BOTH softball and track on Wednesday, March 13th @ 4:00 in room #1(Mrs. Slaight’s classroom). The athlete and at least one parent are STRONGLY encouraged to attend. Thank you.

Sports Photos

Wrestling Pictures: Tuesday, March 12 @ 2:45 in the MMS Gym

Softball Pictures: Wednesday, March 27 (Minimum Day) @ 2:00 at the MMS Field

Track Pictures: Tuesday, April 2 @ 2:45 at the Track Field

Softball Parents

The Fort Bragg Softball Tournament is scheduled for Saturday 3/30! More information will be available at the parent meeting.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday 3/22

3rd Quarter Ends! Please make sure all assignments are submitted by Wednesday 3/20!

Wednesday 3/27- Thursday 3/28

MMS Minimum Days! Students are done with classes at 11:45AM, and may be picked up or walk home. Students who are riding the school bus must remain on campus until busses leave at 12:45.

Tuesday 4/9 - Wednesday 4/10

3rd Quarter Awards Ceremony @ 2:00PM

7th Grade - Tuesday, April 9

8th Grade - Wednesday, April 10

Thursday 4/11

Pride Page Rally during 6th Period!

Monday 4/15 - Friday 4/19

MUSD Spring Break: Schools Closed. All schools will resume Monday, April 22nd.

Friday 4/19

Wildflower Brunch Photography Contest: Enter Now! Winners announced April 27 at the Wildflower Brunch. Entrees due by April 19th. Please see the flier for more information or go to www.clearlakestatepark.org.

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.