Cobb Middle School Weekly News

February 8 - 12

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Coming Up This Week...

Monday 2/8

  • Counselors meet with 6th graders for 7th grade registration
  • Theater UIL Rehearsal, 3:45-5:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage


Tuesday 2/9

  • Theater UIL Rehearsal, 3:45-5:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Tennis vs. Staley, 4:30 p.m., WHS
  • Rising 6th Grade Parent Meeting (current 5th graders), 6:00-7:00 p.m., Cafe


Wednesday 2/10

  • Student-Led Bible Study, 3:40-4:14 p.m., B123
  • Theater UIL Rehearsal, 3:45-5:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Science Fair "Mock" Night, 6:00-7:30 p.m., D105/Cafe


​​Thursday 2/11

  • NJHS General Meeting, 7:55-8:15 a.m., D111 or 3:40-4:00 p.m., E102
  • Counselors meet with 7th graders for 8th grade registration
  • Theater UIL Rehearsal, 3:45-5:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Choir UIL Rehearsal, 4:30-6:00 p.m., G108
  • Rising 7th/8th Grade Parent Meeting (current 6th/7th graders), 6:00-7:00 p.m., Cafe

Friday 2/12

  • PTA Board Meeting, 10:00-11:30 a.m., Library
  • Hoops for Hope Student vs. Staff Basketball Game has been rescheduled; the new date is May 13, 2016.


Save the Dates​​​​

  • 2/13 - Theater Tech Run-Through, 8:00-10:00 a.m., RHS
  • 2/15 - STAFF DEVELOPMENT - NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
  • 2/15 - Cobb Cheer Banquet, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Cafe
  • 2/16 - Tennis vs. Pearson, 4:30 p.m., RHS
  • 2/16 - Philharmonic Orchestra Pre-UIL Practice, 4:30-5:30 p.m., G108
  • 2/16 - Theater UIL Play, 6:00-7:00 p.m., Cafe
  • 2/17 - Staff Meeting, 3:50-4:50 p.m., Library (NO AFTERNOON TUTORIALS)
  • 2/17 - Boys and Girls (Practice) Quad Track Meet, 4:30-9:30 p.m., WHS
  • 2/17 - Theater UIL Play, 6:00-7:00 p.m., Cafe
  • 2/17 - Band Non-Varsity Pre-UIL, 6:30-9:30 p.m., WHS
  • 2/18 - Cheerleading Tryout Meeting for 2016-2017, 4:00-5:00 p.m., Cafe
  • 2/18 - Choir UIL Rehearsal, 4:30-6:00 p.m., G108
  • 2/18 - Orchestra Pre-UIL, 5:00-8:00 p.m., WHS
  • 2/19 - Choir Pre-UIL Concert, time TBD, LSHS
  • 2/19 - Rising 7th and 8th Grade course cards due
  • 2/19 - Advanced Theater UIL Rehearsal, 9:00-3:00, LHS
  • 2/20-2/21 - Advanced Theater UIL Competition, 7:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m., LHS
  • 2/23 - Art Club, 3:45-4:45 p.m., B120
  • 2/23 - Tennis vs. Stafford, 4:30 p.m., LSHS
  • 2/24 - Spring Picture Day, Cafe
  • 2/24 - Boys and Girls Second Quad Track Meet, 4:30-9:30 p.m., HHS
  • 2/25 - NJHS Induction Ceremony, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Cafe
  • 2/26-2/28 - FCA Weekend of Champions
  • 2/26 - Advanced Theater UIL Rehearsal (if Cobb advances), 9:00-3:00, LHS
  • 2/26 - Read-a-Thon, 4:00-10:00 p.m., Library, Both Gyms and Cafe
  • 2/27 - Regional Science Fair (DRSEF), all day, Fair Park, Dallas
  • 2/27 - Math/Science Team Competition, 7:00-4:00, Grapevine
  • 2/27 - Advanced Theater UIL Competition (if Cobb advances), 7:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m., LHS

Special Messages

MyPaymentsPlus Intel PC Give-Away - MyPaymentsPlus is pleased to announce that they will be giving away an Intel® Classmate PC – Convertible to one lucky family, simply for using MyPaymentsPlus! The giveaway period is already underway and will run through February 14th. MPP will have information available for parents via social media sites (Facebook and Twitter) as well as an email to those who allow MPP marketing emails. As with any giveaway, there is no purchase necessary to be eligible, and they can also send in a post card with what they love about MyPaymentsPlus and can be entered in the drawing. We have included that piece of information on the email as well. Check out this flyer for more information on how to win!


Lost and Found - The Lost and Found is located along the back wall of the cafeteria. All misplaced items of clothing, lunchboxes, pencil bags, etc. should be brought to this location if found. However, lost phones, tablets, jewelry or other valuables should be turned into Mrs. Mecom in the Assistant Principals' office. Unclaimed items in the Lost and Found will be donated at the end of each six-week marking period.