Saturday, August 1, 2015
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News and Notes

Eighth Grade Dance Photos are Here!
Check out this link to some great photos of the Eighth Grade Dance!

Photo Set 2

Volleyball Tryouts
Volleyball tryouts are Monday, August 3 through Thursday, August 6 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. You must have a current physical and be a rising 7th or 8th grader to tryout. You will need to attend all days. Please contact Coach Heather Perry at with any questions.

Upcoming Orientations for All Grades

Orientations for the 2015-2016 school year have been scheduled. Please take note of the date and make plans to attend!

Sixth Grade Orientation – Thursday, August 13 -- 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

8:00 a.m.: Schedule and agenda pickup, Meet and Greet time, light breakfast

8:30 a.m.: Program begins with Principal's Welcome followed by Parent and Student Presentations and Classroom Visits

Seventh and Eighth Grade Orientation – Thursday, August 13 -- 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.:  Schedule and agenda pickup, Meet and Greet time

6:30 p.m.:  Program Begins with Principal's Welcome followed by Parent and Student Presentations and Classroom Visits

Summer Hours
Summer office hours are Monday -Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

New Student Registration
Need to register a student?  Please make sure you bring any necessary paperwork when you come.  One more registration will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on August 3.

Fall Baseball Meeting
If you are interested in participating in the fall baseball program, plan to attend an informational meeting at the MMS Baseball Field on August 27 at 6:00 p.m.  Players should attend this meeting with at least one parent/guardian.  Click HERE to download the forms you should bring to the meeting.

Annual Report to the Community
Click HERE for the Annual Report to the Community.

Where in the World Do You Read?!
Where in the world do you read?  Take a picture of yourself reading this summer -- at the pool, on the beach, in your backyard.  Wherever you go, snap a pic and send it to Mrs. Shaw at  She'll put it on the website slideshow.  Let's see how many different places we can read in the world!

Take the Summer Reading Challenge!
It's time to take the MMS Summer Reading Challenge!  Between now and August 21, read at least 500 pages and turn in this READING LOG by August 25.  You'll be invited to the Summer Reading Luau in the media center on August 28th.  Click HERE for a Suggested Summer Reading List.

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