Manitou Springs Middle School

February 12th

Dear Manitou Springs Middle School Families,

I hope you and your family are doing well and staying healthy. The middle school staff looks forward to parent teacher conferences to discuss your student’s progress. Links to sign up are below as well as on the middle school website.

Upcoming Schedule

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Parent/Teacher Conferences

Conferences will be held on February 18th (1:30 - 7:00 PM) and February 19th (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM). Parents and guardians can schedule a virtual conference using the links below.

Grade Level Conference Links (team conference with core teachers):

6th grade team -

7th grade team -

8th grade team -

Exploratory Teacher Conference Links (individual conference with exploratory teacher):

Mountaineering & GT (Mrs. Gordon)

Computer Science (Mrs. Mattison):

Reading Intervention (Mrs. Knapp)

Math Intervention (Ms. Cowart)

World Language (Mrs. Huntington)

Spanish (Ms. Stuart)

P.E. (Mr. Lutz)

P.E. (Mrs. Allen)

Choir (Ms. Steen)

Art (Ms. Fodrie)

Careers in Construction (Mr. Johnson)

Band & Orchestra (Mr. Weimer)


Our 8th graders will take the spring PSAT on Wednesday, March 3rd. They will be the only students on campus that day. More information about PSAT 8 will be communicated soon. Students will be dismissed at 12:20. Students with accommodations will be dismissed at 12:55.

Girls basketball starting

Girls basketball is starting up on Monday, February 22nd after school. Please call the front office at (719) 685-2127 for any questions or interest


Haven't bought this year's yearbook yet? No problem! To guarantee a yearbook for this year, go to MySchoolBucks to purchase a yearbook by February 26th! If you have any pictures of COVID-safe activities with students or at home learning, please email them to Ms. Fodrie ( for consideration.

8th grade families: It's that time of year again! Email Ms. Fodrie ( your baby picture with the student's name listed by Friday, February 26th to make sure it's included.