The PAW Print

Week of November 19, 2018


This Week at MBMS

November 11: Veterans' Day (Thank you to all who have or continue to serve this great country.)

November 13: 7th Grade Spirit Night at Pizza Hotline 2-10PM

November 14: Report Cards are available on HAC

November 15: PTSA Meeting 3:00 in the media center

November 16: PTSA Dance 3-5PM

Looking Ahead

November 21-23: Schools and Offices are closed

SMCPS 2018-2019 School Calendar

Press for the monthly calendar of important SMCPS dates.

Congratulations to our Cross Country Team

A shout out to our girls' team who finished 2nd place overall and the boys' team who placed 3rd overall in the middle school cross country meet.

PTSA Events and News


SCRIP Gift Card order forms will go home this week with students. Order forms and payment are due by December 3rd. Gift cards will be distributed before winter break. Think ahead to any gifts you may be giving and consider ordering through MBMS. The school earns money based on sales and you get exactly what you pay for! What a great are able to order from hundreds of varieties of gift cards all in one place! I have attached an order form to this email.

Friday, November 16th, 2018; 2:45-5:00; Pizza, Drinks, and Snacks will be sold at the dance.

Permission slips will be sent home early next week and the cost is $5.00. This dance will be held in the CAFETERIA. At the end of the school day on Friday, November 16th, students will proceed when dismissed to the gym to turn in their permissions slips and money. After having their hand stamped they will enter the cafeteria for the dance.

PICK UP GUIDELINES -- Parents may enter through the main doors of the school and proceed to the cafeteria to find your student. Parents MUST come inside for pick up. Students are not permitted to leave the cafeteria without a parent/guardian.

We need volunteers! Volunteers to work concessions and volunteers to just be at the dance! Please email if you are interested. We can not continue to have functions at the school without the help of our volunteers -- so thank you!


Our next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 15th at 3pm in the Media Center. We hope to see you there!


The annual Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 10am-2pm. There is a $2 entrance fee - 13 and under are free. If you are interested in reserving a vendor table please contact Jaclyn Chapman at The Bazaar will benefit the MBMS Music Department and Relay For Life.


Tuesday, November 14th - Report Card Distribution

November 21-23rd - School is Closed for Thanksgiving Break

Friday, December 3rd - SCRIP Orders Due

Yearbook Information

Purchase your yearbook for $35. Use link below to order yours today!

  • Retake picture day is November 9th. Pictures and proofs were sent home October 22nd from the previous picture day.
  • Yearbook is having a sales competition. The grade level with the highest sales will receive their yearbook a day early and will enjoy a Yearbook Release Party.
  • Buying a yearbook, enters your child for a chance to win 1 of 5 cool prizes.

Order yearbooks on-line for added convenience.

T-Shirt Drive is Back by Popular Demand

The T-Shirt Fundraiser is back by popular demand! It will run until November 16th. The fundraiser is open to all students, not just 6th graders.

The link is below.

Student Handbook and Student Code of Conduct

Please take a few minutes to review the SMCPS Student Handbook and Student Code of Conduct presentation. This presentation will also be shared with students.