Kuna Middle School

Weekly News - August 26, 2022

A Letter from Admin

Thank you to all the parents, volunteers, staff, and students for helping to make the first two days so successful! It was a great start to the new year and it wouldn't have been possible without the hard work and cooperation of everyone!


Thank you,


KMS Admin

Reminders

  • Please review the Middle School Student Handbook for updated policies regarding dress code, cell phones/ear buds, tardies, and more.
  • If you have questions, we can be reached at (208) 922-1002.
  • Please make sure your child brings their fully charged chromebook to school every day. We do not have extras and there are no desktops available.

Upcoming Events & Information

  • Wednesday, Aug. 31st - Early Release @ 12:25

Sports Schedule

Monday, Aug. 29th - Volleyball vs Emmett (4:00pm)

  • 7th - home
  • 8th - @ Emmett

Wednesday, Aug. 31st - Volleyball vs Summitvue (4:00pm)

  • 7th - @ Summitvue
  • 8th - home

Wednesday, Aug. 31st - Football vs West (4:00pm) home

Thursday, Sept. 1st -

  • Volleyball pictures (3:30pm)
  • Cross Country Meet @ Nampa West (4:00pm)

KSD Capital Planning

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Capital Planning Survey

The KSD Capital Planning Task Force has been hard at work. Please follow the link and take the quick survey to provide input as the district plans for growth in the coming years.

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Back to School!

In Mrs. Toth’s 7th grade math classes, students worked on a collaborative activity called 100 Numbers. The goal was to find the numbers from 1 to 100 in order. The task sounds easy enough, but students have to take turns circling the numbers in order. Over the course of a few rounds students learn to work as a team, and to look for patterns to find their numbers. It was awesome to see how excited the students were, and how well they worked together. It was a great start to the new year!


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Project Folders

Extended Resource students working on decorating their project folder for art class.
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Teacher Spotlight - Mr. Branstetter

KMS is thrilled to welcome Mr. Branstetter to the team! Mr. Branstetter joined the PE/Fitness department and also is the head football coach for KMS. He grew up in Boise playing all sports and went on to play college football. Mr. Branstetter earned his Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and has a passion for movement and helping others achieve their fitness goals. In his spare time, Mr. Branstetter can be found eating a Crumbl cookie, soaking up some sun, or watching an unforgettable movie!


Mr. Branstetter's Favorites:

Snack: Cookies

Color: Autumn Bush Orange

Hobby: Avid Chess Player

Fast Food: Los Betos

Store: Amazon

Drink: Coconut Pineapple

Book: The Open by Andre Agassi

Candy: Swedish Fish

Band: Spice Girls

Sport: Volleyball and Football

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