Stanley Middle School

Week of March 7

HELP NEEDED FROM PARENTS

Parents please make sure your students are not bringing spray bottles, water guns or any spraying device to school. These items will be taken it found and if in use will be at minimum considered a disruption of school. Students are allowed to continue and bring water bottles.


Also please talk to you students about make sure that they are not destructive in the restroom. This includes throwing around toilet paper, pouring food in the sink and toilet, and making a mess in general. This is unacceptable behavior for our students.

MAKERSPACE NEEDS


Donations needed for the MakerSpace: This will go towards school-wide STEAM activities.

- Marbles

- Shoeboxes

- Toilet paper rolls/Paper Towel rolls

- Tape

- Legos

- Empty, 2-liter bottles (cleaned out and label off)


You can send this with your student at anytime or bring them with you on conference night.

PTO NEWS

Quick reminder: Please send items for the Spring Supply Drive on Monday, March 7. We will collect the items in the car line during morning drop-off that day.


Thanks for helping us stock our classrooms!

https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/70a0e4aacaf22a2f49-supply


4th Quarter Fast Pass Raffle Tickets are on sale!

Buy your raffle ticket ASAP to win a chance to save yourself time in the afternoon pickup line. The raffle will be Monday, March 14th and new passes will be ready to use starting Thursday, March 17th through the end of the year.

Good luck!

https://4th-quarter-sms-fast-pass-raffle-ticket.cheddarup.com

SMS Varsity Chorus to Sing National Anthem

The SMS Varsity 8th grade chorus will be singing the National Anthem before the Charlotte Checkers Game on Saturday, March 12.


Use this LINK to order tickets at a discounted price.

High School Choice Applications Due March 18


GCS SCHOOL CHOICE INFORMATION LINK

TRI-M Induction Ceremony

Follow this LINK to view the Tri-M induction Ceremony last week. We are thankful for the leadership of Mr. Myin and Mrs. Milne in getting this music honor society established.

High School Promotional Information

Please see the videos below of all high school choice programs. 8th grade students will be viewing these over the next few week, but we want you to have access to view them as well.

Spring Sports TryOut Information

Baseball and Girls Soccer -

March 7-9


Track and Field

Short Distance - March 14 and 16

Long Distance and Field Events - March 15 and 17

On the Calendar

March

7 - PTO Collection Drive

7-9 Girls Soccer and Baseball Tryouts - Must have all info on DragonFlyMax.com

10 - Parent Conferences / Early Dismissal 1:00

11 - Workday

14&16 - Short Distance Track Tryouts

15&17 - Long Distance and Field Track Tryouts

15 - Talent Show Auditions Afterschool

16 - MathElite Competition

16 - Nine Weeks Ends

18 - Choice Fair Applications Due

21 - ELA CheckIn

22- Envirothon Competition

22- Talent Show

24- Report Cards distributed

24- Baseball/Soccer@Cramerton

28- Math Checkin

29 -8th grade science Check iN

YEARBOOKS ARE ON SALE NOW!!

Click the button above for all the details.

North Carolina STEM SCHOOL DESIGNATION

We are in the midst of a multi-year process of applying for and earning recognition as a North Carolina STEM School of Distinction. One part of that is to connect with various businesses men and women who are in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) field.


Additionally, we would like to make connections with parents who represent many careers. We are asking that our parents please complete the Google Form to help us build our Stanley STEM Network.


Thank you to those who have already completed the form. If you use STEM skills in anyway in your profession, we need you in one of many ways!