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Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week Oct. 23-31st

What is Red Ribbon Week?

Red Ribbon Week is the largest drug prevention campaign in the nation. Red Ribbon Week was instituted in 1988 with President and Mrs. Reagan serving as honorary chairpersons for Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week is traditionally celebrated during the last two weeks of October with October 23rd-31st being the official Red Ribbon Week.

Why Celebrate Red Ribbon Week?

It is an ideal way for people & communities to unite and take a visible stand against drugs. Show your personal commitment to a drug free lifestyle by participating in a Red Ribbon Week Celebration in your community.

Help Us Battle Bullying on October 25th

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PTO Meeting

Join us for our next PTO meeting at 6:00 PM on Monday, October 23rd. The PTO does so many great things for Trexler Middle School and they are always looking for a helping hand. Some of those great things are:


  • Sponsor After School Dances
  • Falcon Finale
  • Concessions at Athletic Events
  • Volunteer at Trexler

Benchmark Testing

We start our first round of benchmark testing on Monday, October 23rd with Math. The ELA benchmark will be on Wednesday, October 25th and 8th grade Science will be on Thursday, October 26th. These benchmarks are very important because they provide a ton of really useful data to the teachers so that they can plan great lessons. Please make sure that your child arrives on time with a charged computer as all the benchmarks will be on the computer.

Upcoming Events

October 31st- End of the First 9 Week

November 2nd- PTO Sponsored Dance

November 7th- Report cards go home

November 9th- Early Release Professional Development Day