Stanley Middle School
Week of October 9
Conference Day - October 13
School will dismiss at 1:00 on Thursday. All car riders need to be picked up at 1:15 so conferences can begin at 1:30.
BIG WEEK AT SMS
Our softball team played in the county championship.
Our golf and football teams ended their regular seasons.
We had 4 8th grade students place in the NC Honor Chorus.
We had 13 students participate in NC Sings! at Duke University.
We had a portion of our 6th grade students participate in a huge learning experience in Math and ELA. The remaining students will participate in this over the next 2 weeks.
October 11 - 8th Grade Chorus and EG Chorus Concert
Doors open at 6:45
Concert Begins at 7:00
Free Admission - but donations to support choral arts department are accepted
2nd Nine Weeks FAST PASS
Sign up using the link above to win one of 15 fast passes from PTO for the second nine weeks.
Drawing will be held on October 14.
Boys Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Wrestling TRYOUTS
Boys Soccer - October 10-11 3:30-5:00
Wrestling - October 10-12 6:00-8:00
Students must have athletic physical and all documentation uploaded into DragonFlyMax.com prior to tryouts. Students must all meet attendance and academic eligibility requirements.
HELP US REWARD STUDENTS AND STAFF
Thank you to all who have contributed so far. We are working to send thank you notes to all who provided a first and last name on the gift!
We will continue to update the list quarterly as we see what become the hot items. This week, students and staff loved mystery grab bags which contained several prizes.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
October 4- Golf Championship; Softball Playoffs at Chavis; Honors Chorus auditions at LRU
October 5 - Football@ BCMS
October 6 - Softball Championship
October 13 - Early Dismissal 1:00\ Parent Conferences 1:30-7:00
October 14 - Optional Teacher Workday
October 17 - Make Up Picture Day
October 20 - Report Cards distributed
October 21 - Nine Weeks PBIS Award
October 22- Mt Holly Lantern Parade
October 24 - Soccer/Volleyball@Grier
October 26 - Honor Roll Celebration
October 27 - Soccer/Volleyball@SMS
October 28 - Wrestling @Grier
October 31 - Soccer/VB@BCMS
Student Quarterly Awards
Also, each nine weeks, all students who receive no ISS or OSS, no BUS suspensions, or no more than one rebound (removed from class for disruptive behavior) will be invited to a quarterly reward celebration. All students eligibility to attend begins on the first day of the nine weeks.
The first reward date is set for October 21.
Cell Phone Policy Reminder
Therefore, the expectation is that if parents allow students to bring phones to school that they remain in their bookbag, OFF and AWAY, from the time they arrive at school until they leave at the end of the day.
See Rule 18 in the GCS Code of Conduct for full policy.