EPIC Summer Camp 2015
Berea Middle School will being sponsoring EPIC Summer Camp, for rising 7th and 8th Graders, Monday, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 2015. Camp will run from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The cost for this camp is free. Lunch, snacks, and transportation will be provided. Enrollment for camp is limited and students will be placed in order of registration. To register, parents may visit www.epicsummercamp.com, enter camp code 102 and complete the online line form. A registration packet is also available at school. In addition, parents may click here for link to an English registration packet. For a Spanish version of the registration packet click here.
District Title I Planning Meetings
The Greenville County School District will be sponsoring two Title I Planning Meetings to discuss the Title I focus for the 2015 - 2016 school year. By Federal Law, all parents must be informed and invited to public Title I planning meetings. There are two meetings offered to accommodate parent’s schedules. The dates, times, and locations of the meetings are listed below.
First Meeting Date: Monday, April 27, 2015 @ 9:00 a.m. at the MT Anderson Support Center, 100 Blassingame Road Greenville, SC
Second Meeting Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m. at Berea High School, 201 Burdine Drive Greenville, SC 29617
Anyone interested in attending one of these meetings is asked to Please RSVP to Kathy McDaniel, Title I Facilitator @ 355-1792 by April 22 for the first meeting, or by April 29 for the second meeting, so there will be enough refreshments and handouts for everyone. We hope that our BMS parents will attend one of these this District Title I events.
All students in grades 4 - 8 will be taking the SC PASS for science and social studies. This is a change in testing for this year as this is the first time all students in grades 6 and 8 will take the science and social studies test. Also, these tests will not be timed.
SCPASS Testing-Grades 4-8:
May 11-15: Make-up testing
New ACT Aspire Testing
For the current school year, the state of South Carolina will be giving a new test in Grades 3 - 8 for Writing, Reading, and Mathematics. These three tests will be given at the end of April and will be timed. Please see the schedule below for the ACT Aspire Testing dates and amount of time alloted for each test.
ACT Aspire Testing-Grades 3-8: Timed Test
Tuesday, April 28
- Writing: 30 Minutes which includes a writing prompt
- English: 35 Minutes which includes 45 multiple choice items
- Reading: 60 minutes and will have 31 test items
- Grades 6 and 7 will have 60 minutes and includes 41 test items
- Grade 8 will have 65 minutes and will include 45 test items
Make-up Testing: May 1-May 13
Miss Berea Middle
Pictured below are the recent winners for the Miss Berea Middle Pageant. Pictured left to right are Abigail Williams, Miss Sixth Grade; Hannah Collins, Miss Seventh Grade; Elaisha Mayes, Miss Eighth Grade; and MacKenzie Peace, Miss Berea Middle. Congratulations, young ladies.