MGM 7th Grade House News

November 16, 2018


Welcome to 7th Grade! Please read below for house news, upcoming assessments, and 7th-grade house highlights! These newsletters will be sent out every week on Friday!

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Washington, D.C. Trip

Thank you for turning in permission slips for Washington, D.C. Please note no monies will be collected through MGM. Here is the payment schedule and the links for paying the travel company by mail or online:

The Payment may be made in full all at once or in 4 separate payments. The 4 payments and due dates are:

  1. $90 by November 6th ***This reserves your place on the trip.***

  2. $135 by December 1st

  3. $135 by January 1st

  4. $130 by February 1st

Payment form if paying by mail
Website to pay online - click the payments tab and fill in the information

This is an awesome trip for students that always culminates in our 7th grade veterans project (completed in the spring). Students will be learning more information about this project as the year progresses.

Please contact Amanda Kerbis if you have additional questions.

Make Up Jr. Beta Club Induction Ceremony

If you missed Thursday's Jr. Beta Club Induction Ceremony, the next induction will be held on Thursday, January 10th at 6pm in the MGM Theatre.

If you have questions, please reach out to

Teacher Contact Information

Please contact your child's teacher if you have any questions or concerns.


Dr. Bill Coon -

Dr. Kyle Meetze -

Jamie Powell

Alisa Long-


Davis Myers-

House Leader

Amanda Hammill

Content Area Teachers:


Andrea Roberts-

Melanie Wells-

Joyce Perkins-


Taylor Fralick-

Regan Moore-

Mary Harbaugh-


Bill Rogers-

Rebecca Fischer-

Tammy Hardy-

Social Studies

Amanda Hammill-

Derrick Price-

Amanda Kerbis -

Ben Jackson-

Encore Teachers

Drama - Rachel Cooper -

Orchestra - Jennifer Mann -

Dance - Megan Viazanko-

Dance - Kara Corley -

Band - Melanie Winn-

Art - June Collins -

Art - Beth Maddox -

Chorus - Augie Gil-

STEM - Cliff Roberts -

ICIVICS - Melody Shafer -

Outdoor Ed - Phillip Thomas -

Outdoor Ed - Stephen Harmon -

Outdoor Ed- Abby Chisholm -

PE - Candice Cobb -

PE - Ben Anderson-

Digital Design - Ryan Panter -

Supplemental Math - Ann Bennett -

Academic Seminar LA - Susan Myrick -

Math RTI - Trisha Hamilton -

ELA RTI - Rayna Kleckley -

Academic Seminar LA - Jennifer Williams -

World Language

Latin - Jessica Stolebarger -

French - Dr. Todd Spaulding -

French - Erin Hamner -

French - Cheikh Fall -

Chinese - Na Zhang -

Chinese - Susan Wang -

Chinese-Natalie Lukity -

Spanish - Samantha Simmons -

Spanish - Valentina Salomon

Manuel Vasquez,

Hilda Duarte,

Filder Segura

MGM Counseling Department

Follow the counseling center on Twitter @mgmcounseling for updates from our counselors!


ELA: See Schoology

MATH: If your student is in pre-algebra they have a project due Tuesday November 20th.

SCIENCE: See Schoology.


WORLD LANGUAGES: Click here for a link to all WL updates.

Encore: See Schoology

PTO Updates

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See upcoming PTO dates:

Nov 20- Swamp Fest - Sign up to Volunteer: Swamp Fest Sign Up (Concessions will be available for purchase for $1.00 each - cash only)

Nov 21-23 - Thanksgiving Break - SAVE YOUR BOX TOPS!!!

Nov 26 - Christmas Tree and Wreath pick up - 12pm to 8pm

* Ongoing - keep saving your used ink and toner cartridges

Dec 5 - Collaborative Planning Day - Dismiss at 12:40

Dec 7 - Krispy Kreme car line sale 7am

Dec 7 - PTO Meeting 8am (following car line sale)

Dec 11 - Pelican's Snoballs & Box Tops Collection during lunches

Dec 12 - Pelican's Snoballs & Box Tops Collection during lunches

Dec 13 - Merchandise Sale during lunches

Dec 14- Merchandise sale during lunches

Dec 21- Half Day

Dec 24 - Jan 4 - Winter Break

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Thank you for sharing your children with us each day! We are looking forward to another great year!