Hawk Nation Weekly Newsletter

September 13th, 2021

Important Dates:

September 13th

Virtual Open House


September 16th

PTSA Meeting 5:30 pm Virtually


September 18th

Campus Clean Up 8:00 am-10:00 am


September 21st

In-school Football Game against Fletcher

Time: TBA


September 22nd

Virtual Parent Night 6:00 pm

(School Counselors Hosting)


September 23rd

New Teacher Meeting 8:45 am

Virtual Open House September 13th

Due to COVID concerns, our MMS Open House has been moved to September 13th at 6:00 pm virtually. Parents and students please follow the schedule below for the Open House Schedule.
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Hawk Talk Nation

And that's a wrap! Our ADTV Production class was behind the scenes directing, working cameras, teleprompters, boom mics, the Tricaster and in front of the camera to bring home the message to Stop Bullying. This joint DCPS Wellness Wednesday project will air statewide in October. Congratulations to all!

Last Call for Class T-Shirts

Did you miss purchasing a class t-shirt during orientation? Click on the flyer below to purchase a t-shirt. Once the purchasing window closes, the items will be printed and shipped.


Class T-Shirt Online Store

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Campus Cleanup

We would love to have volunteers support our school on September 18th during our campus cleanup. We want to make sure our school shines for our students and visitors throughout the school year. Thank you for supporting Mandarin Middle!
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2022 Scholastics Art & Writing Awards Submission Window is OPEN!

  • The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, started in 1923, is the nation's longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens! Every year DCPS students earn regional and national awards + collect MILLIONS of dollars in college scholarship offers through this program! Students age 13+ in grades 7-12 are encouraged to enter their original visual art and creative writing works for professional adjudication.


  • The submission deadline for the 2022 season is December 6, 2021 for Creative Writing and December 10, 2021 for Visual Art.

MMS Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Ms. Schaeffer! We are so proud that you are going to represent Hawk Nation this year at the district level. Your passion for students and love for Hawk Nation is greatly appreciated.

Counselors' Corner

Virtual Parent Night September 22nd

1st Quarter Parent Night Topic: How to stay FOCUSED on your child's success!
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MMS Athletics

Football and Volleyball Schedule

September 14th (F)

at JWJ


September 21st (F-Home)

vs. Fletcher


September 22nd (V)

vs. Twin Lakes


September 27th (V-Home)

vs. Landon and Dupont


September 28th (F)

vs. Dupont

Parent and Community Support

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