Erath Middle School Newsletter

September 2022

EMS Faculty and Staff

The faculty and staff at EMS welcome all students back to school.

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Upcoming Events - September 2022

September 1 - Football @ Belle Place (NISH stadium)

September 2 - Snack Cart

September 2 - Jr. Beta New Member Packets due

September 2 - 4-H Membership Form Due

September 3 - Cross Country

September 5 - NO SCHOOL - Labor Day

September 6 - 4-H Officer Application Due

September 8 - Bobcat Buck Dress Down (students who pay 10 Bobcat Bucks can dress out of

uniform - must follow out of uniform guidelines)

September 8 - - Football vs. Anderson Middle (Home)

September 9 - Grading Period Ends for Progress Reports

September 10 - Cross Country Sargent Memorial

September 12 - 4-H Meeting (during school)

September 14 - Football @ Jeanerette

- Progress Reports Go Home

September 15 - Sweatshirt Orders Due

September 16 - Brochure Fundraiser Ends

September 17 - Cross Country LCA Invitational

September 20 - School Pictures

September 20 - Athletic Fundraiser Begins

September 22 - Bobcat Buck Dress Down for 10 Bobcat Bucks

September 22 - Football @ Rene Rost Middle (KHS stadium)

September 27-28 - Leadership Conference for all Club officers

September 28 - Cross Country Rebel MS Challenge #2

September 29 - Football vs. Iberia Middle (Home)

September 30 - Athletic Fundraiser Ends

October Look Fors:

National Principal's Month!!!!!

October 1st Jr Beta Make a Difference Day/School Clean-Up Day/Blood Drive

October 7th is EHS Homecoming!

October 14th is end of 1st 9 weeks

Out of Uniform Dress Guidelines

On Friday's for $2, students may dress out of uniform. Also, for our Bobcat Buck Dress Dress Down days, students pay 10 Bobcat Bucks and are allowed to dress out of uniform. Below are the guidelines that MUST be followed on these days. If a student does not follow any of these guidelines, a parent will be called to bring uniform clothes.

Dress Guidelines are as follows:

-Clothing must be appropriate for school (no clothing that portrays alcohol, tobacco, gangs, violence, guns/weapons, drug use, or contains anything offensive). Spaghetti straps, netting, mesh, or any type of see through material is not allowed.

-Shirts must have sleeves and be long enough to cover waist area. Shirts do not have to be tucked in. Belts are optional; no short shirts.

-Shorts must follow school uniform policy for length. The length must not exceed 6 inches above the floor when in a kneeling position, nor two inches below the top of the knee in a standing position. NO BLUE JEAN SHORTS ALLOWED!!!!

-Jeans, capris, and sweats are allowed, but must not have holes or defraying. No pajama pants allowed.

-Slabbing is not allowed.

-No tights, leggings, jeggings, spandex pants or excessively tight clothing are allowed.

-PE uniform is not allowed.

-Shoes must have backs. No slippers, flip flops or sliders.

School Wide Brochure Fundraiser

Monday, August 29 through Friday, September 16

EMS will begin our School Wide Fundraiser on August 29, 2022. Students will go home with a Ziploc with information on selling various items in this year's catalog. All money and orders are due back at school by September 16.

Erath Middle School Jr. Beta Club

NEW Member Packets are due by Friday, September 2!

(More invites will be sent home after the 1st 9 weeks.)


October 1st - Make a Difference Day

Service Projects/School Clean Up Day/Blood Drive

EMS 4-H Club

4-H Membership Form due September 2, 2022

4-H Officer Application due September 6, 2022

4-H Meeting September 12, 2022 during school hours

Cross Country News

Congratulations to the EMS Cross Country Team!!!

Monday, August 19th, Erath Middle School went against 7 schools participating in a meet. Erath girls finished 1st and were represented by Cheyenne Earnest, Abigail Theall, Annabelle McDonald, Gretchen Theriot, Elise Mencacci, Heather Hardin, Grace Theriot, Braelyn Nelson, Zayli Vincent, Rilyn Perro, and Kelsie Simmons.

The boys also finished 1st and were represented by Mason Soirez, Aiden Greig, Caul LeBlanc, Connor Lange, Zaylen Vincent, Kiyzer Purtle, Brandt Bird, Cooper Greig, Jayden Trahan, Noah LeBlanc, Thomas Villien, Andrew Barras, and Benjamin Lopez.

Awesome job by all of these young athletes. Also, thanks to manager Ali Trahan!

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PBIS Back to School Popsicles

Students were welcomed back to school with popsicles for recess on Friday, August 12, 2022.

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1st Day at Erath Middle School