Weekly Update

November 16, 2015

Mark Your Calendars

This Week...

Monday, November 16

  • BOE Meeting @ Ackerson, 6:00 pm

Tuesday, November 17

  • CBD Modeling Workshop, Day 2
  • Eligibility Due

Thursday, November 19

  • Faculty / Staff Meeting, 7:00 am (RtI process / Collaborative Culture)
  • Builder's Club Induction Ceremony @ MHS, 7:00 pm

Friday, November 20

  • MS SE Team Meeting, 10:15 am
  • PTSA Spirit Wear Orders Due

Tuesday, November 24

  • Student Council Student Challenge -- Assembly Schedule
  • Eligibility Due

Wednesday - Friday, November 25-27


And the Week After...

Tuesday, December 1

  • Health Heroes Flu Clinic
  • Eligibility Due

Wednesday - Friday, December 2-4

  • Jennifer @ State Conference, Brett Filling In

Thursday, December 3

  • Grade Level Meeting, 7:00 am

Friday, December 4

  • PTSA Fun Night, 5 pm (5/6) and 7 pm (7/8)
  • SPIRIT DAY - Dutch Day
  • MS SE Team Meeting, 10:15 am



  • CBD Modeling Workshop schedule for Tuesday.
  • I hope that everyone had productive conferences and an excellent 3 day weekend. You so deserved it.
  • I will be at the state principals' conference from December 2-4 in Kalamazoo. Brett will be filling in during my absences.
  • Looking for significant contribution hours? The next Fun Night will be on December 4. I am unable to attend, but I'm confident that whoever steps up will do a fine job of supervising. =)
  • Here's a short read on 15 Characteristics of a 21st Century Educator. Looks like I have my own work to do to get up to speed...


  • Dream more, learn more, become more!
  • Critical information - phone extensions, schedules, timelines, emergency drills, etc.
  • Text alerts through Remind - text @mms5678 to the number 81010.

Manchester Middle School

District Vision:

Educational Excellence in a Caring Community

District Purpose:

Manchester students are provided the stepping stones for success.

School Mission:

To provide a secure, challenging learning environment which will empower all students to achieve their greatest potential. The MMS team joins the parents and community to assist students in developing skills necessary to become successful, responsible, contributing citizens.