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Bi-monthly memo - Lots of info here!
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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Moorefield Middle School November Memo

 

MMS Traffic Pattern

Please be advised that the speed limit on school property is 15 MPH. This speed limit will be enforced. Law enforcement officers will begin issuing traffic citations to individuals who do not abide by the 15 MPH speed limit. We have many students who walk between the two schools. We also have students who walk to and from Caledonia Heights and Yellow Bud. Following the 15 MPH speed limit is for everyone’s safety. Parents and other visitors at MMS: Please pay close attention to the signs posted regarding the traffic pattern.

 

We are Not Rude, We are Just Safe!

Car riders are to be picked up on the car rider side. (Rt. 55 side) For the safety of the students, car riders must be picked up in the MMS checkered drop off and pick up lane. Parents are NOT to wait in the MIS lane to pick up students. Please park in inside lane, all the way to the end of the sidewalk and keep pulling forward.

 

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES

Parent Teacher conferences are scheduled for Thursday, November 2nd from 3:30 – 6:30 PM.

 

BANK AT SCHOOL

Pendleton Community Bank is partnering with MMS to bring “Bank at School” to your child. Participation forms were sent home and the program is optional. This program is to help build basic financial management skills and encourage students to save by opening a savings account. A representative from PCB will visit MMS every fourth Thursday during lunch.

 

Nurse’s Corner

Reminder to parents Ms. Wright, RN, School Nurse is still missing required 7th grade documentation of the most recent physical forms/well checks and dental exams.  If you need a form, please check in the office.

 

TWO HOUR DELAY SCHEDULE

November 29th will be a 2-hour delay for students. Staff will report on their normal schedule.

Accelerated Reader Deadlines

2nd grading period: Monday, December 18th, 2017

                                                                                    FCCLA News                                                                                                    Students interested in joining FCCLA, yearly dues are $20. Please see Ms. Bremer for a parent information letter and an application. FCCLA members will be attending the Fall Leadership Conference in Ripley, WV on November 14-15. There will be a meeting Tuesday October 31 during 8th period.

SOCIAL STUDIES FAIR

The Social Studies fair will be held at MMS on Thursday November 30.

BAND NEWS

There will be a band concert on Sunday, December 3rd at 2:00 p.m. at the MHS Auditorium.

FFA News

FFA dues are $14.  Pay Mr. Harper or bring into Mrs. Sites, the school secretary.

The FFA will be having their Adopt-A-Highway Project one day after school sometime in the next month.  See Mr. Harper if you are interested in helping.

MMS Website

The website for Moorefield Middle School is www.moorefieldmiddle.com

Title I

Title I provide financial assistance to LEAs (Local educational Agencies) and schools with high percentages of low income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards. Moorefield Middle School is a School wide Title I School. 350 schools in West Virginia have Schools wide Title I programs. The Moorefield Middle School Strategic Plan is available for review in the office.            

Parent Resource Center

Parents/Guardians: MMS has a Parent Resource Center. Resources include information on: homework help, NCLB guidelines, and keeping your child drug-free. We offer these resources in Spanish as well. This Parent Resource Center is located in the MMS library and is always available.

 

Public Review of Federal Programs

Hardy County Schools as available for public review Title I, Title II, Title III and Special Education plans for the 2017-18 school year. If you wish to review these plans, please come into the Hardy County Board of Education Office between 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. Please contact Shawn Cullers to obtain copies or review of these plans. If you should have questions, please contact Sheena VanMeter, Interim Superintendent, Hardy County Schools, at 304-530-2348, ext. 9237.

 

Strategic Plan

The school Strategic Plan is available for review and comment. You may request the Strategic Plan in the MMS office.

ATTENTION PARENTS

Local school systems are required to notify parents that they have the right to request and receive information on the professional qualifications of their children’s classroom teachers and paraprofessionals. If you desire this information, please make a written request to the Principal in your child’s school.

 

 

 

 

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