Cougar Catch 2/22

Jake Jorgenson, Principal at Millburn Middle School

Backpack Items:

click here to go to Virtual Backpack

MMS Dance Team Flyer and Activity Sign Up Slip (Tryouts 2/26 and 2/27)

WHS Summer School Spanish for Spanish II Honors

PTO Bookfair Digital Payment Option, FAQ's on eWallet

PTO Kids Resale – Pricing guidelines, Registration form

PTO Crafting Day Out 4/6

Echo Day Camp

Red Apple Preschool Letter and Registration

Lacrosse - Warren Youth - Registration ends March 3rd!!!

Warren Township Cheer and Poms

Gurnee PD Camps, Soccer, Spring Break, Swim Lessons

WTGS Softball

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National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)

A faculty council of five members has been selected and will evaluate the candidate forms. All students will be notified of the faculty council's decision by mail by March 10th.

The NJHS Induction Ceremony will be held at MMS in the West Gym on March 21st, at 6pm.

Important Dates:

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2/23 Best of Luck to our Choir and Band Solo and Ensemble at NIMCON

2/23 Wrestling Regional Tournament - Good Luck Wrestlers!!!

2/26 Dance Team Tryouts

2/26 Volleyball Conference Tournament Begins

2/26 Student Council to Victory Lakes

2/27 Dance Team Tryouts

2/28 8th Grade to "Little Mermaid" at Lakes H.S.

3/1 Graduation Pictures

3/1 Data Share Assembly

3/1 6th Grade Girls Basketball Tournament

3/2 Wrestling Sectional Tournament

3/4 School is In Session

3/6 Early Dismissal

3/7 Jazz Ensemble Dinner Event

3/8-9 Choir Organization Contest

3/8-9 Wresting State

PTO News:

o Book Fair - Elementary

o Spirit Wear

o Fun Run

o Scrapping Day

o Kids Resale

o Dinner Night Out

o District Talent Show

Spirit Wear

Want to swap out Spirit Wear your children may have outgrown for something new (to them)? Drop off a Spirit Wear Item and get a ticket for a different item at the Swap Shop. Don’t have any to swap? Join us at the Swap Shop – all items $5.00!

2 Spirit Wear Events:


Spirit wear will be dropped off at the below listed school activities. In addition, you can drop off items at MES or MMS in the front office or email to coordinate a pickup (before April 5). For every item donated to the recycle drive, your will receive a ticket for our “Swap Shop” for the exclusive shopping time.


-PTO meeting (March 12 at 7pm at MES)

-Family Fun Night (March 15 from 6:30-8pm at MES)


Swap Shop

Saturday, April 6 at MMSin conjunction with the Millburn Family Fun Run. Exclusive shopping time from 8-9am for those who donated and received a ticket. Remaining items go on sale from 9:30-11am for $5 per item.


Kids Resale

Resale Donation Drive was a huge success last weekend! Thank you all for your support! If you find that you still have items you wish to donate, please contact us via email at or through Facebook as soon as possible.

Now Seeking: Additional sellers for our upcoming MILLBURN KIDS RESALE! Feel like earning some extra money? Start collecting the clothes and toys your kids have outgrown - then turn your collections into cash by selling them at the Millburn Kids Resale! It's a great way for you - and your kids - to clean out the closet, garage, basement, and attic! All early registrations received are automatically entered into a drawing to win 75% of your proceeds instead of the standard 50%. Registration forms can be found on the PTO website ( and in the virtual backpack. Registration forms are in the virtual backpack too.

Would you like to come early and shop the Millburn Kids Resale BEFORE the doors open to the public? Make your selection from great name brand items at fantastic prices from 3:15pm to 4pm on Opening Day of the sale! The PRESALEis an invite only event for volunteers that help out either before, during or after the sale. We are very flexible with the hours and opportunities to volunteer. If there isn’t a time or date that works for your schedule, please contact us to make arrangements.

Please follow this link to view opportunities

If your availability is different than the suggested times, please let us know. We are happy to help! Questions contact us at

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PTO Dinner or Lunch Out

Thank you to everyone who came out to MOD pizza on Monday!

District Talent Show

What a night of Talent! Thank you to all our very talented students and their family and friends that came to see them preform.