Tuesday, December 6, 2016
1190 Holland Road • Simpsonville , SC 29681 • (864) 355-6770 • FAX: (864) 355-6988
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News and Notes

Attractions Guides Now Available!

Our Be a Fan Club is offering the Attactions® Dining and Value Guide to our supporters for the holidays! The main goal of this sale is to raise funds for MMS Special Olympics and Activities. Attractions is a money-saving book with great deals on just about everything, including restaurants, entertainment, and local and national retailers. Attractions also has a mobile app so you can find merchants near you! All discounts are valid now and last until the end of 2017.

If you are looking for a way to support our school, please order your books for $20 from a Be a Fan Club member by Friday, December 9. Contact Heather Perry with questions or for additional information.

Click here for the full list of participants.

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Basketball iconImpact is hosting a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Friday, December 9 from 3:30 - 7:00 PM in the Mauldin Middle School gymnasium. Teams of three will be competing for a chance to win championship medals and passes to Gravitopia! Entry fee: Registration materials and entry fee ($15 per team) are due to Mr. Finlay by Tuesday, December 6.

Click here to download the Registration Packet and Rules/Regulations.

Rosetta Stone

There is a new program available to parents who would like to learn English and become more involved in their child’s academic achievement. The program is free to parents and is on a first come first serve basis. Rosetta Stone® Community Solution for K-12 is a program available to the parents of our English Language Learners. This program will provide parents with an opportunity to learn and develop their English Language skills. It will also enable parents to increase their engagement in their child’s school and contribute to improving their child’s educational achievement. The online lessons from Rosetta Stone® Community Solution for K-12 allow parents to use this program at home, work, on their phone, or anywhere they have access to the internet.

If you would like to have access to this program, please contact your child’s ESOL teacher, Jamie Gougarty. She will be able to provide you with a code to access the program and share general log-in instructions. For more information please visit https://www.greenville.k12.sc.us/Parents/page.asp?titleid=rosetta.

Nominations for ACE Awards

ACE AwardsAnnual ACE Awards (Advocates for Character and Education) will take place in May 2017. At this time, one male and one female student who are considered true "unsung heroes" in their school will be honored. This award was created to recognize students who often go unnoticed for one reason or another but have accomplished great things in their community or school, or have overcome great adversities in their lives. These students will be recognized at the ACE Awards Banquet for outstanding character and academic effort.

Nominations from students, faculty, staff, parents and other community members are encouraged. If you would like to nominate a Mauldin Middle 8th grade student who is truly an "unsung hero," please complete a nomination form and return it to Mrs. Sponaugle in Guidance by Friday, January 31. Nomination forms are available in Guidance and online at http://coaches4character.com/ace-awards.html.

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Attention Parent Visitors & Volunteers

The Greenville County School District has updated their School Visitor & Volunteer Guidelines. If you are planning to visit the school beyond the front office, or volunteer at the school/chaperone a field trip, please be sure to read the updated guidelines. Parents and visitors need to have their I.D. scanned every time they wish to enter the building beyond the office.

Stay Connected

This school year, stay connected with us! Take a look at our new school logo on Facebook @mauldinmiddleschool and like us today! You can also follow us on Twitter @Mauldin_Middle and on Instagram @mauldinmiddleschool.

Want to keep up with MMS sports? They now have their very own Twitter account: @mauldinmustangs. Follow us here for scores, game schedules, and player highlights.