AMMS Lion's Roar

"Recognize the Roar"

Monday, November 29, 2021

Mr. Trey Martin, Principal

Ms. Anita Erickson, 8th grade Assistant Principal

Dr. Mimi Gamel, 7th grade Assistant Principal

Ms. Laurie Chans, 6th grade Assistant Principal

Calendar of Events

November 28 - Happy Hanukkah and Happy Holiday

November 30 - 7th Grade Junior Achievement Trip

December 1 - 7th Grade Junior Achievement Trip

December 2 - 7th Grade Junior Achievement Trip

6th and 7th Grade Chorus Concert 6:30 p.m.

December 3 - 7th Grade Junior Achievement Trip

December 4 - Founders Day Parade (Featuring our AMMS Chorus)

December 6 - 8th Grade Chorus Concert at JCHS 6:30 p.m.

December 10 - Deadline for PTA collection of Gift Cards for Teachers and Staff

AMMS PTA Needs Your Help for the Holidays!

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It’s that time of the year when we give special thanks to the important people in our lives. The Teachers and Staff at AMMS do an amazing job! Let’s show our support and thanks for all their hard work!

AMMS PTA will be collecting $10 gift cards from November 15, 2021, thru December 10, 2021.

We would like to give all teachers and staff a thank you of at least two $10 gift cards. A gift card collection box will be placed in the Front Office. Some popular gift cards they have enjoyed in the past include Target, Starbucks, Amazon, Gas cards, Publix/Kroger, Chick Fil A and other restaurants...GET CREATIVE! Please consider donating one or more $10 gift cards to show AMMS Staff how much we appreciate them! For questions, please contact Carol Muro at *Physical gift card preferred over digital. *


Interact Club

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Media Center

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FCS Innovation Academy Accepting Applications

FCS Innovation Academy, a STEM magnet high school, is currently accepting applications for their 9th grade class for the 2022-2023 school year. Current 8th graders who live in North Fulton attendance zones, including AMMS, are eligible to apply. Applications can be found at and both sections of the application will be due by January 15, 2022. There are no academic requirements to be accepted, and a lottery is held in February.

IA offers a rigorous STEM curriculum for students interested in pursuing pathways in Engineering, IT, and healthcare. The best way to learn about the school is to take a tour and attend a parent information session. IA will be hosting them on Thursday 12/2 and 12/9 at 4:45 p.m. at the school.. To find out more about IA and sign up for a tour, please visit our website For more questions, you may also email

IA counselors will be coming to AMMS on Thursday, Dec 2, 2021, to meet with interested students and discuss student life, academic programs, and pathways at IA during homeroom time. Please contact Ms. Santos for more information.


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Everyday checkout procedures

  • Please send a note with your student to the front office the morning of the early check out.
  • Put the time you will check out your student in the note.
  • The note becomes the students PASS to leave class and meet you at the front desk.
  • We do not call into classrooms as not to interrupt instructional time.

If you have question about this please contact Carman Anderson, Jackie Dejo or Patricia Movilla-Leal.


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District policy for visitors:

We have a 3-step process for ALL visitors entering our building who will be here longer than 15 minutes (conferences, meetings, and tours, etc.). This does not apply to parents checking students out.

  • Visitors are required to take the Wellness Check that is posted at the front doors of the school by scanning the QR Code.
  • Go to the temperature check-in desk where you will log your name, date, and temperature.
  • Then enter the front office where you will present your drivers license to be scanned into our badge system (Raptor) and receive a visitor badge.

FCS COVID 19 Reporting Procedures

FCS COVID 19 Reporting

Due to the ever-changing nature of this pandemic, the district will continue to monitor COVID data and recommendations, consult with public health officials, and make additional adjustments as necessary. If your child is sick, please keep them home. Families are still required to report a confirmed positive case of COVID-19, a pending COVID-19 test result (regardless of the reason for testing), and a direct contact with a person who is COVID-19 positive. FCS student/parents must use the Parent Reporting Portal to make the COVID-19 report.

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Yearbook Information

Please click the links for purchasing a yearbook.

Buy a yearbook here!

Buy a commemorative 8th Grade Yearbook Ad here!

We Need Your Photos!

This year, we’re bringing back our popular photo submissions for the yearbook. Our yearbook staff is looking for photos of the following: pets, favorite foods/cooking, travel, and Jr. Gladiator sports.

Please use this link to submit photos: Please include as many names in the submission as you can.

Questions, email our AMMS yearbook advisor, Mrs. Wesker (

Community News

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