For the Week of December 6, 2021
Safe, Honest, Achieving, Respectful, Perservering
AMS Hall of Fame
NSCAS Scores Now Available in ParentVue
As you know, last year was unique. The Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) still administered the state tests in the spring. The student reports can now be shared.
Your child's report (ELA and mathematics scores) can be found in our Synergy apps called ParentVUE and StudentVUE. Look in the Documents tab in the ParentVUE / StudentVUE apps on your mobile device. If you are not using these mobile apps you can find the Synergy link on the Millard Public Schools homepage. If you need assistance logging into ParentVUE or Synergy, please call our PAL (Parent Assistance Line) at 402-715-8000.
New state tests are also being piloted this year by the NDE. A letter from NDE sharing more about state testing and the student reports can be found here.
Note: Last year the state was developing the science test (5th & 8th), thus no scores were reported.
Please reach out if you have any questions about these assessments or your child’s score.
Donuts with Dads Kick-Off Event
Andersen Middle School has started our chapter of ALL PRO DAD!
Join us in the Andersen Library on December 16th from 7:00-7:45 a.m. for our Donuts with Dads kick-off event! Please R.S.V.P. for the event by filling out our Google form https://forms.gle/EUk8ePDsaJpBb7in6
All Pro Dad is on a mission to help you love and lead your family well: "We are a group of people passionately committed to bringing intentional focus to fathers around the world...We are consistently here for you to provide guidance and practical tips in raising your kids in a life giving way." To learn more about ALL PRO DAD, visit their website at https://www.allprodad.com/ .
AMS Yearbooks Pre-Order
Pre-order your Andersen Middle School Yearbook in the office! This is the least expensive time of the year to pre-order.
August to December 31---$30
After January 7, Yearbooks will be sold for $35.00.
We accept cash, check, credit cards or you can pay through ParentVue
School Pick Up Reminder
1) Call the Main Office in advance: (402) 715-8440 **if the line is busy, please leave a voicemail
2) Bring your photo ID to the door. Ring the bell, and then state your full name and the reason for your visit.
3) Once you are allowed entry, go to the Main Office to show your photo ID and sign your student out.
From the AMS Kitchen
Reminders from the Office
Water Bottles: Water fountains continue to be partially open and every day students need to bring a water bottle to school. Thank you for your help in reminding your student to bring a water bottle each day. We also have quite a few water bottles in our lost and found, located in the library. If your student has misplaced their water bottle, please have them check the lost and found.
Covid information regarding Andersen and Millard
Please remember, if someone in your household or your child is sick and has been tested for COVID, please do not send your child to school until the results are back. Thank you for helping keep our students and staff as safe as possible!
Diversity Network will meet Monday, Dec. 6th from 7:50-8:20 in room 701.
AMS Boys Basketball
Varsity Game vs. Westside Middle (Away) @ Westside Middle School
Monday, Dec. 6th, 3:45pm
8601 Arbor Street
JV Game vs Westside Middle School (away) @ Westside Middle School
Monday, Dec. 6th, 4:45pm
8601 Arbor Street
Eric Grandgenett, Principal
Heather Spessard-Schroer, Assistant Principal
Jared Draeger, Assistant Principal
Andersen Middle School, a SHARP family of Wolverines, guarantees each student will demonstrate academic growth by challenging and inspiring all students and staff in engaging and innovative learning environments. Wolverine Nation believes in collaborative relationships and cultivates positive character traits necessary for personal excellence.
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 7 A.M. - 4 P.M.