Rice Middle School Announcements

Friday, May 24th

Medication Pick Up

Attention all students, if you have any medications kept in the nurse's office, please remind your parents to pick them up before the last day of school, May 24th. Unused medication will not be sent home with a student. Medications that have not been picked up by the end of school will be destroyed.

Help the Eco-Club during summer

The Eco-Club would like to thank the Rice community for helping the Eco-Club at Rice.

We would like to request that during the summer, keep the following items and bring them to Mrs. Martinez in Room 817 during the first week of school.

The items are:

-Inkjets, toner cartridges, and handheld electronics.

-Bottle caps

-Plastic bags (clean and dry)(Or take them to a participating store)

-Non-working markers

-Clothes not good for donation (with holes or stains)

Please, encourage your child to join the Eco-Club so we can all work together for the benefit of the environment.

Attention all 6th grade students

If you have your updated shot record with you, please submit it to Nurse Yang now. The updated shot record is required for 7th grade enrollment and due before the last day of school, May 24th. If you are not sure you have met the requirements, you can check with Nurse Yang. Remember, no shot record, no 7th grade schedule pick up

Spring Exam Schedule

You can access the Spring Exam schedule here

Moving or might be moving?

If you know, you will be moving or withdrawing from Rice at the end of school or during the summer, please fill out an “NEXT SCHOOL YEAR NOTIFICATION FORM” as soon as possible. The form is available in the counseling office and front office. Please remember, that if you later decide to stay in the Rice zone you always have a spot!


Summer Debate Camps

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Mean Green Debate Camp

8th Graders attending Jasper next year can take advantage of the discount UTD is offering Jasper students on their summer debate camp, see flyer for more details.

Rice PTA 2019-2020 Board, Chairs, and Coordinators Needed!

Would you like to get more involved in your child's school, get to know other parents and staff, and use your time and talents to enrich our Rice community? Rice PTA is already hard at work to ensure that next year is a great one, and we need YOUR HELP to make it a success! We are looking for parents to serve in the following positions:

  • Treasurer
  • Communications Chair
  • Council Delegate
  • SAGE Chair
  • Legislative Chair
  • Teacher Appreciation Chair
  • Hospitality Chair
  • Reflections Art Contest Coordinator
  • 8th Grade Celebration Chair
  • Copy Chair
  • After-School Programs Coordinator
  • Hardship Chair
  • School Supplies Co-Chair
  • Dads' Club Chair
  • Parent Education Coordinator
  • Health Awareness/Youth Protection Coordinator
  • Multicultural Coordinator
  • Environmental Chair

Go to https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0E4CABAB2AA64-20192020 to view more information about and sign up for available positions. Deadline to sign up is May 1st. Contact volunteers@ricepta.org if you have any questions or if you'd like to sign up for a position. Thank you in advance for your service to the Rice community!

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