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Trexler Middle School - Promoting Excellence

Upcoming Lockdown Drill

Attention: In order to ensure that our campus is as safe as possible and that our students and staff are ready to react in an event of an emergency we will be conducting a Lock Down Drill with law enforcement on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 21st. If you arrive on campus during the drill you will not be allowed into the building until the drill is over. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.

TMS Spelling Bee

On Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 7 students competed in the annual Trexler Middle School Spelling Bee. 6th graders Christopher Swinson, Taylor Jarman, Katelyn Morrison and 8th graders Noah Pjanic, Lorelei Roberts, and Makenna Padgett competed in several very intense spelling rounds. Noah Pjanic took first place while Makenna Padgett captured second place! Congratulations to all our brilliant spellers! Noah and Makenna will go on to battle it out at the Onslow County Middle School Spelling Bee which will be held on March 23, 2017 at Northwoods Park Middle School at 6:00 p.m.

Regional Science Fair Winner

Carrington Sydes, one of our 6th graders, placed 1st in the junior technology division in the regional science fair held at UNCW on February 11th. He is moving on to the state science fair in Raleigh.

All County Musicians

We are proud of all of our musicians here at Trexler. We would like to give a shout out to our students who were selected and participated in All County Concerts for band, orchestra, and chorus.

All County Band: Callie Carpenter, Bailey Brown, Arianna Hirst, Makayla Selby, Veronica Wright, Hollon Gower, Israel Rodriguez-Soto, Bryce Tobin, and Tyler Johnson. They all represented Trexler well, and we are proud of them. The guest conductor of this years band declared "This group is one of the best groups of students I have worked with. Their guest conductor has worked with honor bands across the United States. Be certain to congratulate these students if you see them.

All County Orchestra: Cierra Houtz and Azel Solomon

All County Chorus: Shaysa Williams, McKena Johnson, Johathan Knapp, Talia Northern, Thomas Pierce, Marquise Pollock, Hailey Brett, Lily Meracle, Landon Perry, Breanna Benavidez, Anthony Lowe, JD Sanchez, Kameron Griffin, Luke Isabelle, Noah Pjanic, Ebinee Allaire, Hannah Jackson, Bethany Harris, Livvie Bailey, Chlo'E Rosa, and Aaliyah Cowan.

Upcoming Events


24 – PBIS Stamp Redemption Day
24 – 7th Grade AVID trip to University of Mount Olive
24 – 8th Grade “Class of 2021 Moving Forward” Project
27 – Battle of the Books at SWHS


2 – Home Soccer at RHS stadium/Home Volleyball at TMS gym
4 – Odyssey of the Mind Competition at JCMS/NHS
6 – PTO Meeting, 6 PM
7 - Home Soccer at RHS stadium/Home Volleyball at TMS gym

9 - PTO Sponsored Dance, 2:30-4:30

We Are Trexler

Mission: Promoting Excellence

Vision: Trexler Middle promoting integrity, academic excellence, and productive citizenship.

Purpose: Inspiration through Education