MMS Daily Bulletin 3/28

DATES TO REMEMBER

3/14

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

3/28

Softball: The Fort Bragg softball tournament has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 27th.

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 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

“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” -Winston Churchill

This Week

Please remember to be respectful in the cafeteria and around campus or you will be performing campus beautification (picking up trash during lunch and/or brunch) for an entire week.


Students, the garbage in the gym is getting out of control. Mr. Foltmer will be cracking down on food being brought in before school and at lunch. No Food or Drink allowed in the gym.

Monday 3/25 - Friday 4/5

Leadership is hosting Penny Wars for the next two weeks and it’s Star Wars themed!

Wed. 3/27- Thurs. 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.

Thursday 3/28

Wrestling Meet @ Lakeport - 4:00PM

Friday 3/29

Pizza and ice cream party for Ravenclaw will be on Friday at lunch!

ATHLETICS

Sports Photos

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

Softball Pictures: Softball pics have been rescheduled for Thursday April 4th @ 2:45.

Wednesday 3/27

Thursday 3/28

Attention Track, Softball, and Wrestlers:

On Wednesday March 27th Track and Wrestlers will have practice from 12:30-2:00. Please make arrangements accordingly. Softball players will need to report to Mrs. Slaight's room at 12:30 and will stay with her until pictures at 2:00 and then our game at 4:00.

On Thursday March 28th Track and Softball practice will be from 12:30-2:00 and wrestlers will will need to report to Mr. Coit's room at 12:30 and will stay with him until we depart for the meet at 3:00. Any questions please see Mrs. Slaight. Thank you. Attention wrestlers- The meet the is scheduled for Thursday March 28th at Konocti (Lower Lake) has been relocated to Lakeport instead.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday 3/30

Middletown Sports Boosters invites you to Bingo Night on Saturday, March 30 @ 6:00PM! It’ll be held at the Lions Club in Middletown. $30.00 per person: no host bar, snacks, raffle, dessert auction! Contact Julie at 350-4096 for more information or questions.

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!

Friday 4/12

MMS Spring Dance!

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.

Tuesday 3/26

The 8th GRADE DANCE will be on May 31 from 7 - 9 PM.

We need parent help with food and decorations, along with chaperones to make this event happen.

Chaperones must be cleared as volunteers with MUSD, but that's not the only way to help. Please indicate how you can help below.

We also want to put together a nostalgic photo slideshow including photos from prior school years (6th grade science camp, group photos from Elementary years,...) Please send fun group photos to cypress.dl@gmail.com.

The next meeting date for the dance is April 29th at 5:30 pm in the MMS/MHS cafeteria.

Thanks for helping to support this event!

Friday 3/29

Monday 4/1

Tuesday 4/2

8th Grade Cheer Tryouts @ MHS: Please meet Coach Danita on the blacktop outside the MHS gym. Make sure to bring a copy of your report card and water!

Tuesday 4/2

8th Grade Name Verification Forms will be sent out to students: Please review the form and return to Sam in the Office no later than Friday, April 26. Otherwise, we will use the name listed in Infinite Campus. Any questions or concerns, please email Sam at sam.dean@middletownusd.org.