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Trexler Middle School - Promoting Excellence

Welcome Back!

We hope that everyone enjoyed their Spring Break and had an opportunity to relax a little. Our 3rd 9 weeks grading period ended on Monday April 4th. Report cards will go home on Monday April 11th. Please be on the look out for those.
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The beginning of the 4th 9 weeks always means that EOGs are in our sights. We are working hard to prepare for those tests and you can help out too. Please make sure that your child gets a good night rest every night so they are ready to focus and work hard every day. Make sure they are doing all of their homework. Finally, if you have any questions you can always contact the teachers. Let's finish the year strong!

Early Release Day

We are going to have our last early release day on April 20th. Students will be released at 11:15 on that day.
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On April 7th, the 6th grade AVID elective classes went to Coastal Carolina Community College. This was an incredible experience for Trexler AVID. Students got to tour the campus to see all the different courses they have to offer and saw real classrooms, professors, and college students. CCCC really has many opportunities for students in our area including Cosmetology, Lab techs, EMS, welding, art, mechanics, and engineering are just naming a few.

Congratulations to Kaydin Williams who will represent TMS at the District AVID Night on Monday April 11. The event will be held at NHS and starts at 6:00.

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On Thursday, April 14, there will be a parent meeting to complete the concussion/MRSA contracts for all athletes trying out for track. This meeting will be held in the library at 6:00 pm. If you cannot attend on April 14, a second meeting will be held after school on April 21, immediately after school at 2:25 in Room 809. Students must have these forms completed before the day of tryouts in order to participate. Parents and athletes must attend if they have not already attended a previous meeting.

Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming! Our spring book fair will be held in the media center April 12 – 19 during school hours. However, for early shopping please check out our online fair that opens today. Click on the link below for classroom wish lists, student wish lists, book previews and an opportunity to purchase from an online only list of items not available at our school book fair. All purchases made online will be ship to Trexler after the end of online fair, April 28. Thanks for supporting our classrooms and media center.

HPV Vaccine

The Onslow County Health Department will be at TMS on Thursday, 4/14 from 9:00 - 10:30 to give the third HPV vaccination to students who's parents have completed a consent form.

Guest Speaker

Today, AVID students welcomed guest speaker Dr. Nathan Sprague from Schilsky Chiropractic Center. Dr. Sprague is a collegiate athlete that attended the University of Mary Harden-Baylor before completing his BS in Nutrition and Applied Exercise Physiology at Texas A&M University. He then went on to obtain his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Texas Chiropractic College. The doctor spoke with students about the benefits of chiropractic care. He explained how the central nervous system's controls the human body, and he stressed that it is important to take good care of yourself physically, mentally, and emotionally to prevent health problems. Throughout his talk, Dr. Sprague emphasized that it is important for children to maintain a healthy lifestyle.