MMS Daily Bulletin 5/10

DATES TO REMEMBER

3/14

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

Thursday 6/6

8th Grade Promotion Ceremony: Thursday, June 6th 7:00PM in the Tallman Gym. Please see the website for more information: https://mms.middletownusd.org/students/8th-grade-promotion

Saturday 5/18

Dine and Donate @ St. Helena Brewery 11am-9pm to support our MMS Athletics: Call ahead is appreciated, 987-2106. 15% of all sales will go toward our athletic program!

Wednesday 5/22

Community Service forms for 8th grader students are due to Sam in the office by Wednesday, May 22nd! Please get them in!

MUSD policy does not allow any medication to given at school, including "over the counter" medication, without having a Physician's permission note on file.Parents should prepare for the "occasional headache, etc." by having their Student's Physician fax a note to the school if they would like the school to be able to administer medication. Notes are good for one school year.Student's are NOT allowed to carry any medication at school without permission from the School Nurse.

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: Joseph Cortez!

Employee of the Month: Elma Patterson!

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

ATTENTION PARENTS: As the school year comes to a close, all fees and dues need to be cleared up before the end of the school year otherwise yearbooks and report cards will be withheld and not sent up to the high school and in return, schedules will not be created for the high school. Any questions or concerns, pleases contact the Middle School Office.

If you are on the Non Privilege List during the month of April (8 or more Pride Page Marks) or lose your agenda, you will not be eligible for MMS Fun Day on the last day of school, which is a required school day.

WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK

Intramurals:

Congratulations 2nd Period! Next, 1st Period v. 3rd Period on Monday @ 12:10 sharp!

Caught You Being Good

Who earned tickets to Six Flags for May 24, 2019


Quote of the Week

“Experience is what you get when you didn’t get what you wanted. And experience is often the most valuable thing you have to offer.” Randy Pausch

This week

Any 8th grader interested in showing an animal at the fair with FFA needs to see Mrs. Pachie in the High School Ag Department as soon as possible! Thank you!

This week

Teacher Appreciation Week: Teachers play a critical role in educating and shaping our children: the future leaders of our country. They are kind, patient, hard-working, dedicated and understanding professionals that mold our children’s lives in a positive direction. We entrust our children with the teachers, and they affect their lives on a daily basis. Let’s give a HUGE SHOUT OUT to our MMS Teachers!

ATHLETICS

Thursday 5/9

Track Meet @ Mtn. Vista - What a great season, Broncos, you’ve represented our school so well this year! Ms. Cia and Ms. August love you!

Friday 5/10 - Saturday 5/11

LCJHAL Softball Tourney @ HOME this weekend! Lady Broncos will play Lucerne @ 4:00 tonight! Come out to support our Softball Team!

Admission:

Friday: $3 for Adults and $1 for kids

Saturday: $5 for Adults and $2 for kids

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 5/9- Saturday 5/11

The MHS Thespians present: "Circus Olympus" by Lindsay Price, May 9, 10 and 11 in the Multi-use room at 7pm. Thursday night is a "preview" night and admission is $5.00 for everyone.Admission on Friday and Saturday will be, $8.00 for adults, $5.00 for students and Seniors. If you love Greek Mythology, you will love "Circus Olympus"

Summer

Volleyball Camp: *Session 1 Camp will be for 2nd-5th Grades 9-11 am June 10th-13th

*Session 2 Camp will be for 6th-9th Grades 12pm- 2pm June 10th-13th. $65 per Athlete. Checks made out to Middletown High School: Attention Volleyball.For more information, please see the fliers on the MMS website.

Spring

Middletown High School Mountain Bike Team is looking for both girls and boys to join the team, no prior experience is needed. The 7th graders moving up to 8th grade can train with the high school team for the year prior to high school. We are looking for 8th graders moving up to high school to join the team! If interested please sign up in the school office, or email samiamwood@gmail.com, or direct message through the Middletown High School Mountain Bike Team Facebook page @MHS95461.

8th GRADE INFO

Monday 5/6

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.

Wednesday 5/8

There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday, May 8th @ 2:30PM in HS Room 5 (Cookie Window) for 8th Grade Girls interested in playing soccer next year in high school.

Tuesday, 5/14

Incoming 9th Grade Orientation: Wednesday, May 15th 6:30pm @ the Tallman Gym

Please make plans to attend the 9th Grade Orientation for your 8th Grade student. This will be an opportunity to receive information for you and your student on what to expect from Middletown High School.

Also Save the Date:Tuesday, August 6th for Welcome Back Day for your 9th Grader! 8am - 3pm

Thursday 5/16

8th grade girls with any interest in playing high school basketball next school year, please attend a mandatory meeting during lunch in Ms. August’s room (Room 2) at 12:15 on Thursday, May 16th.

Wednesday 5/22

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. Community Service forms are DUE to Sam by Wednesday, May 22nd!