8th Grade Visiting Donaldson Career Center, October 24th!
Tanglewood Middle 8th grade students will be visiting Donaldson Center on Friday, October 24th. The students will be able to tour at least 6 programs and see them in action. Some of the programs that they will be able to see are:
Introduction to Teaching
We will leave Tanglewood at 9:00 and arrive back at 11:00. There is no cost for this trip but you will be required to turn in your field trip permission slip to you homeroom teacher by Thursday, October 23rd. If you have any questions, please contact one of the following:
Mrs. Hammond – School Counselor – 355-4504
Mrs. Goolsby – Team A - 355-4539
Mr. Weber – Team B - 355-4544
The PRIDE Jam (no F's dance) is coming soon! Remember the deadline for qualifying first quarter grades is October 22nd. There is still time to bring up your grades and receive an invite!
Canned Food Drive
TMS is sponsoring a canned food drive for Harvest Hope. Please help by donating canned goods during the months of October and November! The homeroom that brings in the most canned goods will receive a party with popcorn and drinks.
Free Energy Efficiency Kits
Don't forget to sign-up for your free Energy Efficiency Kit! Kits include: Compact Florescent Bulbs, Energy-Efficient Showerhead, Energy-Efficient Limelight Style Night light, Kitchen Faucet Aerator with Swivel and Flip Valve, Bathroom Faucet Aerator, Water Flow Meter Bag, Combination Pick of Switch/Outlet Gasket Insulators, Teflon Tape Use for Installing the Showerhead/Faucet Aerator, Hot Water Gauge Card, Duke Energy Labeled DOE Energy Savers Booklet, Duke Energy Supplied Product Information Sheet, and Glow Ring Toy! The kit is worth $200.00 and TMS is entered in a drawing for $10,000!
XMarksTheKit.org or call 1-855-386-9548
Parent Excercise Class
Attention Parents! We will be having a Parent Excercise Class (Zumba...Pilates...) starting soon! Please call Ashley Barnes at the school, 864-355-4500, if you are interested.
Academic Enrichment Program
Students come join us! Monday, October 13th, we will start our after school Academic Enrichment Program. This program will meet three days a week (Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays) from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., and bus transportation is available. If you still haven't registered, registration forms can be found in the front office. Please see Ms. Jones if you have any questions. We hope to see many of you there!
Tanglewood's PBIS Matrix (Plan)
Check out our new matrix for PBIS!
Box Tops for Education and Coke Codes
This year we will be collecting Box Tops for Education and Coke codes for our school. Please join us by saving any Box Tops for Education and Coke codes you have throughout the year. These can be dropped off in the Media Center anytime. This is an easy way for you to help our school succeed and earn extra cash for the things we need. We would greatly appreciate your participation!
2014-2015 Dress Code
Dress Code in English and Spanish
Online Lunch Application
Click here to fill out the online lunch application.
Parents-We Need You!!!!!
You can help make a difference! Any time or input that you have to offer is of value. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Rick Menzer at 355-4516. If you have an extra 30 minutes or even all day we would love to see you!
Capturing Kids Hearts
TMS is a Capturing Kids Hearts (CKH) school. CKH is primarily a process to:
- Build relationships with colleagues, families, and students
- Promote accountability and responsibility for each other and our students
- Help educators and students take responsibility for our own attitudes and behaviors - building self-managing classrooms and work places
- Help motivate educators & students reach high academic, career and professional goals
Capturing Kids’ Hearts promotes relevance, rigor and relationships. By teaching students respect and responsibility the process supports diversity, character education, bully prevention, service-learning and safe school initiatives. The entire process teaches employability skills and promoters career preparation. In the end, Capturing Kids’ Hearts provides educators with the tools to leave a legacy of impacted lives.