Panther Parent Newsletter

October 2018

EYMS Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide a nurturing educational environment where students develop academic, physical, social, and emotional skills necessary for a lifetime of learning.

Principal's Message

We hope your child is settling in to the 2018-2019 school year! Since our school has made great strides in transitioning to having students and teachers use 21st century technology devices and apps, I thought I would lead by example by making my newsletter digital. I have conquered the challenge of learning all 113 names of our new 6th grade students and am enjoying getting to know each of them in the process. All the students have been very helpful and patient with me as I have worked on this! Please know that your feedback is important to us at EYMS and we welcome your calls and input! Together we will make this school year full of learning and growing! Be sure to scroll through this newsletter and share with other family members and friends of EYMS! We are happy you are connected to our school and appreciate your support as we work to help all students succeed!

~ Ms. Presnell

School Calendar-Important Reminders

Monday 10/8/18~Volleyball vs Cane River, 5:00

Tuesday 10/9/18~Football EYMS @ Cane River, 5:30

Tuesday 10/9/18~Soccer EYMS @ W. McDowell, 5:00

Tuesday 10/9/18~Sixth Grade Band/Chorus Performance During Arts Class

Wednesday 10/10/18~Volleyball Tournament 1st Round

Saturday 10/13/18~Volleyball Semi/Championship @ Bowman, 10:00

Monday 10/15/18~Boys Basketball Tryouts 3:30

Monday 10/15/18~Girls Basketball Tryouts 6:00

Monday 10/15/18~Cheerleading Open Gym

Tuesday 10/16/18~End of First Nine Weeks

Tuesday 10/16/18~Cheerleading Open Gym 4:00-5:30

Wednesday 10/17/18~Cheerleading Tryouts 4:00-5:30

Friday 10/19/18~Thermo Fischer Science Day

Friday 10/19/18~8th Grade Band Night @ MHHS

Tuesday 10/23/18~Half Day for Students~Parent Day 1-6

Friday10/26/18~7th Grade Play 8:50

Friday 10/26/1/~Halloween Dance 6pm-9pm $5.00

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Panther Points To Ponder: What is WIN Time??

Thank you to our videographers: Abi Fox, Connor Weatherman, Demetrius Theodorides, Dylan Smith, Emma Wiseman, Gabe Briggs, Jesse Ciaffone, Markus Wyatt, Xoie Silvers

Caught in the Middle

Middle school is tough! I am a middle child and I think this is part of the reason I love middle school so much. If you notice your student is not talking to you about their day or anything for that matter, try asking them about their day in a way that does not allow for a one word answer.
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Parent Guides for English Language Arts

Parent Guides for Math