Manitou Springs Middle School

Week of Feburary 3rd

What's happening this week:

Monday, February 3rd: B day, Girls Basketball A/B teams playing at home @4:00pm & 5:00pm, Wrestling begins- wrestling practice will will be at the High School Wrestling Gym @5:30-7:00pm a parent meeting will follow after practice.

Tuesday, February 4th: A day

Wednesday, February 5th: B day

Thursday, February 6th: A day

Friday, February 7th: B day, Girls Basketball A/B teams playing at Colorado Springs School @4:00 & 5:00pm, School Dance from 6:00-8:00pm

Saturday, February 8th: Forensics at Monument

What's happening next week:

Monday, February 10th: A day, Girls Basketball A/B/C teams playing at home @4:00, 5:00, & 6:00pm

Tuesday, February 11th: B day, Rising Freshman night at the MSHS Media Center from 5:30-7:00pm

Wednesday, February 12th: A day, 8th grade high school registration during advisory period with the high school counselors

Thursday, February 13th: B day, Builders Club Senior Citizen valentines luncheon 11:30-1:00, SAC Meeting at the MSMS Media Center from 5:00-6:00

Friday, February 14th: A day

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We have a new class! Learn more about Success Skills:

Success Skills is a class where your child has the opportunity to make up any missing work. With your encouragement at home, your son/daughter should enjoy many rewarding experiences from this class. Since lifelong success depends in part on learning to make responsible choices, I have developed a set of expectations which guides every student to make good decisions regarding his or her schoolwork. Your child deserves the most positive educational climate possible for his or her growth, and I know that together we will make a difference in this process. The plan below outlines my expectations for the class.

Success Skills Expectations:

  • Follow the directions of the instructor
  • Be in your seat ready to complete work when class begins
  • You MUST bring ALL required materials to class to complete missing assignments
  • The work atmosphere will be quiet with little to no interruptions

I look forward to working with your students, Ms. Knapp

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World Language and Culture Night!

World Language and Culture Night is Wednesday, March 18, at MSHS!

Join us for a night of performance, learning, and fun! Permission slips and information will be sent out the week of February 10. MSMS Spanish and French students will participate in the performance. The event is free and open to the public! Please contact Ms. Stuart or Ms. Huntington for more information.

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Important information and upcoming dates:

Students are not permitted in the building until 7:30 each morning. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the front office.

-Ms. Fodrie needs baby pictures of 8th graders for the yearbook by Friday, February 7th

-Senior Citizen Builders Club luncheon lunch on Thursday, February 13th

-8th grade High School registration during advisory on Wednesday, February 12th

-Girls Basketball playoffs on Wednesday, February 12th

-Girls Basketball championship on Friday, February 14th

-No School Monday, February 17th