The Taylor Road Messenger
Monday, January 30, 2017
Mark Your Calendar!
January 31: Jr. Beta Induction (6:30 PM)
February 1: 8th Grade Field Trip Payment Due
February 3: Spirit Day - Support the Falcons!
February 5: Super Bowl LI
February 8: 9th Grade Honors Language Arts Meeting (5:00 PM)
February 9: Scoliosis Screening (6th and 8th Grade)
February 10: School Governance Council (7:30 AM)
Science Olympiad Invitational Winners!
On Saturday, Jan. 21st TRMS competed in Dodgen's Science Olympiad Invitational. The team placed 1st in five events: Anatomy & Physiology, Crime Busters, Disease Detectives, Optics, and Towers. Please congratulate the team on a job well done!
Anatomy and Physiology - Akshay Patwardhan ; Praneeth Kota
Crime Busters - Vinod RuppaKansi ; Akshay Gupta
Optics - Jushua Lee ; Stuthi Bhat
Towers - Vinod RappaKansi ; Saketh Koona
Disease Detectives - Akshay Patwardhan ; Praneeth Kota
Final 8th Grade Field Trip Payment Due Wednesday
Final payments for the 8th Grade Georgia Studies field trip are due this Wednesday, February 1st. Payments can be made by cash or check payable to Jim Mulvihill Tours. If you have questions, please contact your student's homeroom teacher or Dana Bennett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
6th Grade Chattanooga Field Trip
In connection with the study of Earth Science, 6th grade will take a field trip to the Tennessee Aquarium, Ruby Falls, and Rock City, located in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Students will attend for one day on either May 8 or May 9, based on their chaperone assignment.
The cost of this field trip is $100, which includes transportation, boxed lunch, and all attractions. Permission forms will be sent home on Wednesday, February 1st. Additional information regarding the trip and activities will be sent home as it becomes available. Please complete the permission form and return on February 10, 2017 with the payment of $100. Payment must be made with cash or check made payable to Jim Mulvihill Tours. Visit the TRMS website for more information, or click here.
Reading Bowl Team Places 2nd in County!
The TRMS reading bowl team placed 2nd on Saturday in the county competition and will go on to compete this Saturday the 4th at the regional competition. Congratulations to the following students! Stuthi Bhat, Revin Jun, Aditi Mohan, Shruti Nemala, Prisha Rathore, Ananya Shaekar, Apurva Sharma, Kamilya Tlemcani
Financial Aid Awareness Month
February is Financial Aid Awareness Month. It’s never too early to discuss financial aid with students. Even as young as elementary school, the conversation about financial literacy can occur, even if it’s about saving birthday money for postsecondary expenses. Here is a link to activities that can be done in preparation for college in middle school.
Attention TAG parents for Class of 2021
There will be an Orientation for TAG parents at 6:30 in the Chattahoochee Auditorium prior to the Rising 9th Grade Parent Meeting on Wed Feb 8. It will be repeated on Curriculum Night in the Fall if you are unable to attend.
District V Honor Orchestra Performers
Please join us in congratulating the following TRMS students who were selected to perform with the 2017 District V Honor Orchestra on Saturday, March 18, 2017.
Allegro Orchestra-6th Grade
Morgan Deutscher- Violin
Eisna Dhinoja- Viola
Madison Deutscher- Cello
Akshay Gupta- Cello
Niklas Knudsen- Cello
Genevieve Metayer- Bass
Vivace Orchestra-7th Grade
Erin Suh- Violin
Ansley Lee- Violin
Alison Yau- Viola
Zoe Grunwald- Viola
Raymond Kim- Cello
Vamsi Veerapaneni- Bass
Presto Orchestra-8th Grade
Isaac Chen- Violin
Beeta Enfaradi- Violin
Peter Yi- Viola
Jason Luo- Cello
Estelle La- Cello
Daniela Leonardo- Bass
TRMS Device Behavior Matrix
At the following link, you will find the TRMS Device Behavior Matrix. The behavior matrix explains classroom expectations in reference to the use of students’ new Dell Latitude 3150 laptops. It also lists the consequences for students who do not adhere to these expectations. Please review the document and discuss these expectations with your child. TRMS Device Behavior Matrix
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