Heritage Middle School News
May 16, 2016
Important Change for Next Year
In an effort to increase safety for students, beginning next year students may no longer be dropped off in the back of the school. Any student who doesn't ride the bus must be dropped off and picked up in the front of the building. Thank you.
May 16th - Girls Athletic Banquet
May 17th - HMS Band Concert
May 18th - 8th Grade Field Trip
May 19th - 7th Grade Awards 8:10 AM - 9:10 AM
May 19th - 6th Grade Awards 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
May 20th - 8th Grade Awards and Panoramic Picture 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
May 20th - 8th Grade End of the Year Party 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
May 20th - Pep Rally
May 23rd - HMS Choir Concert
May 27th and May 30th - No School
Attention Current 6th Grade Parents
The following immunizations are required by The State of Texas for 7th grade. Updated shot records are being accepted throughout the school year. It is highly recommended that shots are received and the shot record turned in prior to the end of the 6th grade school year. 7th grade schedules will be held and students may not start school without these shots.
1 dose of Tdap
1 dose of Meningococcal
8th Grade Celebration
The 8th Grade End-of-Year Celebration is just around the corner!
Date: Friday, May 20th
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Theme: “The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades”, with everything Hollywood- inspired to celebrate our “Stars’ ” bright futures at CHHS!
Our 8th grade “celebrities” will enter the HMS SAC on a red carpet to enjoy party attractions including an Inflatable Dodgeball Arena, Giant Inflatable Twister, Pinball, Pac-Man, Galaga, Pump It Dance Machine, DJ and music, a Selfie Station and door prizes. They’ll chow down on pizza, snacks, and an all-you-can-eat Candy Buffet. All students who attend will go into the drawings for some fabulous door prizes and receive a special party souvenir. And, as added entertainment, there will also be a special Teacher Lip Sync performance!!!
Your 8th grader won’t want to miss this!
Ticket information: Tickets are $25. Please print off the attached order form, complete it, and drop it off at the front office with your payment of cash or check. Tickets can be purchased all next week or at the door, but make sure to get yours early (please make checks payable to HMS PTA). Also, we will have a sales table set up in the SAC during the 8th grade lunches the week of May 9th - 13th, where your student can turn in their form and payment.
Volunteering/Donations: We also need volunteers!!!!! There are several opportunities to help - anyone who wants to volunteer or donate party items, please use the following SignUp Genius link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0B4EADAD22A64-8thgrade1 .
If you would like to donate door prizes or cash towards the party, please email Stasia Bandy at firstname.lastname@example.org .
If you have any questions, contact:
Deana Bieg - email@example.com ph: 817-992-4546 or
Stasia Bandy - firstname.lastname@example.org ph: 817-909-4173
Soccer - The HMS Soccer travel teams play their last matches Tuesday, May 17th at HMS against Colleyville Middle School. Boys play at 6:15 PM and girls play at 5:00 PM.
- Tuesday, May 17 - Beginner Band Rehearsal at 7:00 AM in HMS Band Room.
- Tuesday, May 17 - HMS Bands Spring Concert 7:30 PM at CHHS Auditorium
- Friday, May 20 - Pep Rally 2:30 PM in HMS Big Gym -- All 6th and 7th graders will perform (optional for 8th graders). Parents are welcome to attend!
- HMS Choir Concert - Monday, May 23rd at White’s Chapel at 7:00 PM.
Final Jr. Thespian Play Performance for the 2015-2016 year!
It's Not You, It's Me by Don Zolidis
A hilarious show all about breaking up...
One night only!
Thursday, May 26th - 7:00pm HMS SAC - Tickets $3.00
Need Some Protection For Your Laptop?
Laptop Sleeves now available - $10
Show your school spirit and keep your laptop cushioned in your backpack. These sleeves are neoprene and have an opening at the top that the Dell 3150 can easily slide into. Please send cash or a check made out to HMS PTA to the front office.
Save the Date - First Ever HMS Fun Run
HMS Spirit Wear Orders
Hello PTA parents! Would you like to get involved at HMS as a volunteer? Please contact Mary Ellen Blackstone at email@example.com. We have many opportunities to get involved as a parent volunteer. Even if you aren't able to commit to a regular volunteer schedule we can still use your help. At HMS there are many different programs and activities that need assistance. Please send Mary Ellen a note and let her know you are interested in being in the volunteer pool. PTA members please report your volunteer hours at this link - or email Mary Ellen.