SCMS Hoof Prints

September Edition

Welcome Colt Families!

On behalf of the faculty and staff, I would like to thank you for a great first week with your students and welcome you to the Summer Creek Middle School family! The SCMS staff is looking forward to an outstanding year as we work together in continuing the tradition of success that has set Summer Creek on a path of excellence. We offer many opportunities for our parents and students to get involved and encourage you to partner with us during these middle school years.


From our monthly "Hoof Prints" newsletter to Facebook and/or Skyward Access, you will receive several forms of communicaiton throughout the school year outlining upcoming events, important reminders and updates, as well as opportunities to get involved. Research shows that parental involvement has a direct correlation to the acadmic success of both the student and the school.


Our first Parent Involvement event, "Meet the Teacher/Curriculum Preview" will be held on Monday, September 14th at 6:00 p.m. On this evening, you will have an opportunity to meet the indiviudals in each of our departments and preview what to expect in the classrooms during the upcoming school year.


We look forward to working in partnership with all of our Summer Creek families and hope to meet each of your soon!


Partners in Education.

Pam Berry

Principal

RACHEL'S CHALLENGE is coming to Crowley ISD...

Rachel's Challenge includes a series of student empowering, educator motivating programs and strategies called the Awaken the Learner Five-step School Improvement Process that equips students and adults to create and sustain safe, caring and supportive learning environments essential for academic achievement.


SCMS students will attend the Rachel's Challenge assembly on Tuesday morning, September 15th in the SCMS gymnasium.


Also, spread the word- A Community Kick-Off Event will be held at CHS & NCHS on September 16, 2015 from 6:00-7:00 pm. (recommended audience is 7th grade and up)


For more details regarding Rachel's Challenge CLICK HERE

KINDNESS MATTERS!

The story that changes everything

Laptop Distribution and Insurance

Any student who was unable to retrieve their laptop prior to school starting, will receive theirs during the week of August 31st-September 3rd. Please contact your scholar's math teacher if your child did not receive a laptop,

SCMS Fundraiser: September 10th-28th

Please help your Summer Creek Colt as we raise money for Campus Pride Initiatives and End-of-Year Student Celebrations. There are lots of neat prizes for students that sell!

Information and order forms will be coming home on Thursday, September 10th.

All orders must be turned in no later than Monday, September 28th.

Meet the Teacher / Curriculum Preview

Monday, Sep. 14th, 6-7:30pm

10236 Summer Creek Drive

Crowley, TX

National Million Father March Day

Tuesday, Sep. 15th, 7:30-8am

10236 Summer Creek Drive

Crowley, TX

ALL FATHER'S ARE ENCOURAGED TO BRING THEIR CHILD TO SCHOOL. Once your student is in class, please join us for coffee and donuts in the foyer.

WE ARE SUMMER CREEK!!!

Order your student's "We Are SC" T-shirt in the front office through Friday, September 11th.

"We are SC" T-shirts can be worn any day of the week (without a collar) with any dress code approved bottoms.


8th graders should order "Class of 2020"

7th graders should order "Class of 2021"


T-shirts are $10 each or $12 XXL


Order forms can be picked up and dropped off in the Assistant Principal's Office.

Big image

Upcoming Events

September 3rd Athletic Parent Meeting @6pm (SCMS Gym)

September 7th Student/Staff Holiday

September 10th Fundraising Forms distributed to students

September 11th End of Three Week grading period

September 14th Curriculum Preview / Meet the Teacher @6pm (SCMS Cafeteria)

September 15th Rachel's Challenge Student Assemblies

September 15th National Million Father's March Day

September 16th Rachel's Challenge Community-Wide Event @6pm (NCHS)

September 28th Fundraiser Forms due in the Front Office

Get Instant Text Messages from SCMS

Please stay connected with the campus through Remind text messages by following the steps below. Other Remind members will not be able to see your information.
Big image