Eagles' Notes

Madras Announcements: March 15 , 2015

Make sure to check the Madras Upcoming Events and Calendar links regularly for additions, updates, and changes.

Reports go home Tuesday, March 24th

Report cards will be issued to students Tuesday, March 24 and should be signed and returned to your child's homeroom teacher. If you have questions regarding your child's progress, you can email or call the team or teacher, or you can call 770-254-2744 to schedule a conference. Email contact information can be found on our Madras web site at: http://www.cowetaschools.org.

6th and 7th Grade Dance

The last dance of the year for sixth and seventh grade students is Friday, March 20th from 3:30-5:30 in the Madras cafeteria. Cost of admission is $5.00 and concessions will be sold. Parents should pick up students on the right side of the school in the bus loading zone no later than 5:30.

The eighth grade dance is a semi-formal held on May 9th. Letters are going home Monday.

Sixth Grade Orientation is Monday, March 23rd at 7 p.m. in the Madras Gym.

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Sixth Grade Eagle Pride Recipients (3rd 9 weeks)

Seventh Grade Eagle Pride Recipients (3rd 9 weeks)

Eighth Grade Eagle Pride Recipients (3rd 9 weeks)

Fine Arts Eagle Pride Recipients (3rd 9 weeks)

Black History Month Program


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A Letter from Madras PTSO

Dear Madras Parents,

Thanks to the dedication and support of our parents, teachers, staff and students, Madras Middle School has been very successful in every area. Our teachers have compiled a “wish list.” This list includes digital balances for the Science Department, approximately 10 Memeo Boards and repairs to our Madras sign at the front entrance. MMS PTSO will offer two ways you can help contribute to the purchase of these needed items.

In the past, parents have expressed an interest in making a simple donation in lieu of a fundraiser (in which only a percentage of profits go to the school). To accommodate this request, the MMS PTSO would like to offer the opportunity for families to make a simple monetary donation. We hope you will consider donating a minimum of $10.00 per student. This would take us to our $10,000.00 goal, enabling us to purchase several educational resources. Any amount you choose to donate would be greatly appreciated. The priority of the PTSO is to fund the basic academic needs of MMS that are not covered by the state/local budget.

For our parents who would like to order magazines, we are still promoting the yearly magazine sales online. The name of the company is Great American Fundraising. The link to promote is www.gaschoolstore.com. Our school code is 2521599. This fundraising is all year long and you can order any time. The site has more than magazines and Madras will receive 40% profit from anything ordered.

Please take time to seriously consider making a difference at MMS. With your support, the PTSO will be able to provide the students with the tools they need in order to be successful in the world today. We hope this simple form of fundraising will help each of you. We greatly appreciate your support as we strive to help Madras achieve these goals.

We would like to have this fundraiser completed as soon as possible. We are hoping to have our goals met at this point. Remember we are doing this so other major forms of fundraising will not be necessary throughout the school year.

Please go online for magazine sales and/or return the form (download this form at the link below) to Madras PTSO with your donation to our school. Please feel free to share with anyone who would like to contribute to our success at Madras Middle School. Madras PTSO appreciates your support!

Any questions/concerns, please contact a MMS Board Member.