The Nest

Trexler Middle School - Promoting Excellence

BETA Club

This weekend our Junior BETA Club participated in the NC BETA convention in Greensboro in several different categories. We have a lot to be proud of as they conducted themselves in a very professional manner and represented Trexler with class. Below are some of the awards and accomplishments that our students brought home.


2nd Place Woodworking - Noah Gurganus

4th Place Speech - Livvie Bailey

Top 10 Visual Design

4th Place - Spotlight Your Club

4th Place - Group Talent

3rd Place - Songfest

1st Place - Campaign Skit

Volleyball, Baseball and Boys Soccer News

There will be a mandatory concussion/MRSA meeting for parents of any students trying out for volleyball, boys soccer, or baseball. If you, the parent, have completed the concussion and MRSA contract for a previous sport this school year, you do not need to attend again. The meeting will held immediately following school on Thursday, Feb. 11 in Mrs. Grunden's classroom.

Falcon Sports

Next week out Falcons basketball teams have two games. Both games start at 4:00. They are:

2/9/16 at Dixon Middle

2/11/16 against New Bridge Middle at home.

Candy Grams

Candy Grams go on sale Monday 8th through 11th for $1.00 during Homeroom. They will be delivered during the last class on Friday 12th.

Below is a video that will help students prepare for the 6th grade Math EOG

Gridded Response Video #2

Technology Tip of the Week

In today’s world children are surrounded by digital media on a daily basis. Digital media could consist of (but not limited to) sending a text message, watching Netflix, or uploading a picture to Instagram or Snapchat. Common Sense Media in partnership with other organizations completed a national survey focusing on tween and teen media usage. The infographic below illustrates some of the key findings from this survey. To access the full report go to:


https://www.commonsensemedia.org/research/the-common-sense-census-media-use-by-tweens-and-teens