Cobb Middle School Weekly News

December 12 - 16

Share a Cup of Success | The Success Series

Coming Up This Week...

Monday 12/12

  • Orchestra Cluster Concert Rehearsal, 4:00-6:30 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Aim for Success 6th Grade Parent Presentation, 6:00-7:00 p.m., Library


Tuesday 12/13

  • Math/Science Team Meeting, 3:40-4:15 p.m., D104
  • Spelling Bee, 4:00-6:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Orchestra Cluster Concert, 7:00-8:30 p.m., WHS

Wednesday 12/14

  • Writing Club, 7:55-8:15 a.m., D106
  • Student-Led Bible Study, 3:40-4:15 p.m., B121
  • Peter Pan Rehearsal, 3:40-5:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Staff Meeting, 3:50-4:50 p.m., Library (NO AFTERNOON TUTORIALS)
  • Cross Country Meet, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Warren Park


​​Thursday 12/15

  • Aim for Success 6th Grade Student Programs, Library
  • Chili's Spirit Day (Eldorado & Tollway location) Tell them you're from Cobb!
  • Peter Pan Rehearsal, 3:40-5:00 p.m., Cafe/Stage
  • Math & Science Team Meeting, 3:40-4:15 p.m., E114
  • NJHS Holiday Party, 3:45-4:30 p.m., D105
  • Band Fun Trip, 5:00-8:00 p.m., Main Event
  • 7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball vs. Hunt, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Cobb Both Gyms
  • 7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Hunt, 5:30-8:30 p.m., HMS

Friday 12/16

  • Boys Basketball Team Portraits, 8:25-10:00 a.m., Large Gym
  • Tennis Team Portraits, 11:15-12:15, Tennis Courts
  • Girls Basketball Team Portraits, 2:00-3:30 p.m., Large Gym

Save the Dates​​​​

  • 12/17-1/2/17 - Winter Break Reading Challenge (SEE BELOW)
  • 12/19-1/2/17 - WINTER BREAK
  • 12/28-12/29 - Girls Basketball Skills Clinic, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Cobb Gyms (SEE BELOW)
  • 12/28-12/29 - Boys Basketball Skills Clinic, 1:00-4:00 p.m., Cobb Gyms (SEE BELOW)
  • 1/2 - Deadline to order your Best Buddies t-shirt (SEE BELOW)
  • 1/3 - Happy New Year and Welcome Back to School!
  • 1/4 - Winter Break Reading Logs due
  • 1/4 - Science Innovators Night (Competing Projects on display), 5:30-6:30 p.m., Library
  • 1/5 - Academic Pentathlon Interest Meeting, 7:45-8:15 a.m. or 3:40-4:15 p.m., B103
  • 1/5 - Library Club, 7:45-8:15 a.m.
  • 1/5 - Hogwarts Read-a-Thon packets available in the library
  • 1/5 - 7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball vs. Pioneer, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Cobb Both Gyms
  • 1/5 - 7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball vs. Pioneer, 5:30-8:30 p.m., PHMS

Special Messages

Lost and Found - We have a number of items in the Lost and Found that will be donated to charity on Friday, December 16th. Please remind your students to check the Lost and Found in the cafeteria for items that may belong to them.

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Winter Break Basketball Clinic - Cobb basketball players (boys and girls) will have the opportunity to participate in an MGBasketball skills clinic on December 28th and 29th. Register your athlete now!


Best Buddies T-Shirts - If you would like to support our Best Buddies Club by ordering a t-shirt please visit this link: https://cobbmsbestbuddies.itemorder.com/. The online store is open until January 2nd, 2017 @ 11:59 p.m. The t-shirts will be delivered to Cobb the week of January 16th. Thank you for your support!


Winter Break Reading Challenge - The Winter Break 750 Minute Challenge starts Saturday, December 17th and ends Monday night, January 2nd. You may count eBooks and audio books, but you will need to keep track of minutes. Get a parent signature at the bottom of the reading log (also found on the Cobb Library website) and return by Wednesday, January 4th! All who complete the 750 Minute Challenge will be invited to a Cocoa Party in the library with tasty treats, prizes, and more! Happy holidays and enjoy some great reads! -Ms. Meeks


Join the Club - One of the best parts of middle school is getting involved with a group of your peers to do something you enjoy outside the classroom. Cobb has a diverse list of clubs and organizations to fit every student's interests, so encourage your child to check one out when he/she returns to school in January! >>>click here<<<

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