Red Team Weekly Update

Week of 9/30-10/4

Breaking News

  • After School Activities are cancelled next week due to conferences.
  • Our annual SLU Pig Heart dissection information was passed out last week.The trip is $15 and there are two forms the students need to bring back. Permission forms and money are due by Oct. 31st.
  • Please click here to learn more about our Book Fair that started this week!
  • Click here to purchase your Junior Statesmen gear! Deadline to purchase is October 9th!
  • Every year the PTO organizes an evening meal for the faculty and staff during parent-teacher conferences. This year we will be providing a catered dinner, beverages, snacks and desserts for a quick meal on Monday, October 7, 2019. We need your help to make this all possible. Please click the link below to sign up or donate money. Thank you for your support! https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/508054eada623a0fb6-hixson6
  • Red Ribbon Week:

    Monday 10/28– Ink out drugs Day! – wear a tattoo! Step Team will be selling tattoos at lunch for 50 cents each.

    Tuesday 10/29 – Blow Out Drugs Day! – Purchase a blow pop for 25 cents from a Step Team Member.

    Wednesday 10/30 – Don’t sleep on drugs, be aware! - Wear your favorite PJ bottoms to school for 50 cents!

    Thursday 10/31 Keep drugs out of your face! -Two student’s per lunch shift will be drawn to throw a pie in a staff member’s face!

    We will also have a Halloween Contest with gift cards for the winners!

    All proceeds from the sale of tattoos, blow pops, etc will be used to fund performance uniforms for the step team. Thanks for your support!

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Upcoming Due Dates

The Book Fair started this week and runs through next week. Check out the online shopping and the digital payment option for students to get books they love and are interested in reading. Use this Book Fair link to see details.

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Parent/Teacher conferences will be held next week on October 7th, 8th, and 10th. Please visit the link below to schedule conferences with your child's teachers. It will be helpful to have your child's schedule available when visiting the site so that you are able to schedule conferences with all of your child's teachers.


https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Hixson_Middle_School_1


For a video tutorial on how to use the conference scheduling site, please visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n85H2veT8ZM


If you have any questions, please email your child's teachers or call the main office at 963-6450.

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Mark Your Calendars

Monday, October 7th: Parent/Teacher Conferences 4-8pm

Tuesday, October 8th: Early Dismissal 12pm & Parent/Teacher Conferences 1-3:30pm

Thursday, October 10th: Parent/Teacher Conferences 4-8pm

Friday, October 11th: No School

Classroom Happenings

After School Help

Our team offers after school help sessions on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 3:30-4:15.