Mooresville Middle School

Community Newsletter

A message from Ms. Robinson...

October 29, 2021

Together we make a family!

Greetings Red Imp families, this is Ayana Robinson, your middle school principal.


Please review this week's newsletter for more information about:

  • 7th grade girls basketbal
  • Athletic final forms
  • E-Hall Pass
  • PTSO
  • PTSO Fundraiser
  • Powder Puff Game
  • Virtual MMS
  • Student surveys
  • MMS spirit day @ Culver's
  • MAWI Lessons


If you have any questions feel free to email me at: arobinson@mgsd.k12.nc.us.

It’s ALWAYS a great day to be a Red Imp!


Sincerely,

Ayana Robinson

Proud MMS Principal


Ms. Robinson (Principal): arobinson@mgsd.k12.nc.us

Ms. Graham (7th Grade Assistant Principal): sgraham@mgsd.k12.nc.us

Mr. Kosal (8th Grade Assistant Principal): pkosal@mgsd.k12.nc.us

Mr. Akelman (Assistant Principal of Instruction): dakelman@mgsd.k12.nc.us

Mr. Bustle (MMS Principal Intern): brentbustle@mgsd.k12.nc.us

Ms. Ann Clark (Athletic Director) annclark@mgsd.k12.nc.us

MMS Athletics- 7th Grade Girls Basketball

7th grade Girls Basketball Tryouts will be held on Tuesday, November 16th and Friday, November 19th from 2:30 - 4:30. If a 3rd day is necessary it will be on Monday, November 22nd after the home wrestling match from 5:45 - 7:45pm.

MMS Athletics- Final Forms

Parents of any athlete or prospective athletes please read the information linked below and enroll your student in FinalForms please.

Link

E-Hall Pass

As we transition into the new quarter we are also using a new platform to sign in and out for the hallway. Here is a video of what E-HallPass looks like and how to create a pass online.


How do I create a pass?

Minutes from PTSO Meeting

Here are the minutes from our October PTSO meeting.

Our next PTSO meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 10 at 8am. We will send out the virtual link to the meeting the night before. We hope to see you at the meeting!

PTSO FUNDRAISER

Help us raise money for MMS PTSO. Every purchase sends 40% to our cause, so be sure to share it with everyone you can.


SHOP THIS CAUSE CLICK HERE

MMS Powder Puff Game- Rescheduled to Nov 5

The MMS Fall Festival/Powder Football game is scheduled for Friday, November 5th. The event will start at 3:00 and end at 5:00. Along with the powderpuff game, there will be a DJ, food and snacks, and games for all to enjoy. The cost to attend is $3.00. Students are permitted to stay afterschool on Friday if they are planning to attend the event. Families are also welcome to join the fun. On Friday, November 5th students in 8th grade are encouraged to wear black, and 7th grade students are encouraged to wear red.

Virtual MMS

The VMMS teachers want to send a huge thank you to the parents and students that came this week for testing. We enjoyed getting to meet the students in person. The students worked very hard to show what they have been learning in class. We appreciate the patience that was given as we navigated the new experiences that were involved in testing this week.


Our VMMS students have been working very hard as we have started the 2nd Quarter. The VMMS teachers would like to recognize two students who have gone above and beyond and showed what it means to have the Heart of a Red Imp for October 25-29.


7th Grade: Madison K.

8th Grade: Mileigh D.

Student Surveys

The upcoming anonymous General School and Teacher Rigor and Relationships survey for grades 3-12 is scheduled to be given at MMS on November 16. If you do not want your child to take part in this survey, please fill out the Opt-Out Form by November 1, 2021. If you have more than one child in the district in grades 3-12, please fill out a new survey for each child you would like to remove from this particular survey list.


We thank you in advance for your support. If you have any questions about the survey administration, please don’t hesitate to contact Ms. Robinson.

November 3- MMS PTSO Culver's Spirit Day

Support our MMS PTSO by attending a spirit day at Culver's on Wednesday, November 3.

On November 3rd MMS will receive a donation of 10% of the sale of anyone who comes in and mentions our school when they order. The donation applies to guests who come in or go through the drive-thru, online orders will not be counted.


Please consider eating breakfast, lunch, or dinner at Culver's on 388 Talbert Rd.

MAWI Lessons

During one class session the week of November 1st, the MMS Math department will facilitate the following MAWI lessons:

7th Grade: MAWI Lesson #6- Stay in the one

8th Grade: MAWI Lesson #6-Identifying Interest


MMS is using the MAWI program to facilitate social and emotional lessons that are designed to help students build life-long coping skills.

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Ordering Fall Pictures

If you have not done so already, please order your child's fall pictures. All ordering is done online. Please visit www.terrypardew.com. Detailed instructions can be found at the link below.


Picture Ordering Instructions

Quarantine Content Support Schedule

Mooresville Middle School has created a Quarantine Content Support Schedule to assist students who have been quarantined for an extended period of time. You can view the schedule here. Our teachers are offering 1-3 sessions of virtual tutoring each week to help your students stay on top of their work. If you have any questions, please feel to reach out to the school or your child’s teachers. Thanks!
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Support MMS by shopping at Publix

That’s right, MMS has partnered with Publix to link accounts so that we get a slice of every grocery item you purchase at Publix. Signing up is easy. All you have to do is link your existing or new account to our school. Here are the directions for doing so!

Youtube Link
Step by Step Directions
Request to meet with a Counselor

If you are a MMS or VMMS student and would like to meet with Ms. Haynesworth or Mr. Robinson, fill out this form and they will contact you.

And remember....

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