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Evans Middle Weekly Newsletter, Nov 4-8

Evans Middle School

Vera Perry-Harris, Principal

Jessica Slaton, Assistant Principal

Gamal Kemp, Assistant Principal

Notes from the Principal:

As the second nine weeks gets into full swing, we want to take a minute to review some concerns.

Safety Reminders:
  • Students who are driven to school cannot exit their vehicle before 7:30am.
  • All car riders must be dropped in the car rider line by the cafeteria
  • Students may NOT be dropped off on Evans Drive (front of school), front or back of gym, nor in the Bus Loading Zone.

Cafeteria Charges:

  • If your student pays for lunch, please be sure to send money for your student's account. Reminders are sent home each week for students with charges.

Lost and Found:

  • Please mark your student's belongings. We are overflowing with lost jackets and other items in the Lost and Found
  • If your student has lost an article of clothing, have them come check the lost and found by Mrs. Slaton's Office.
  • Any articles of clothing not picked up before Christmas Break will be donated to Goodwill.

Weekly Happenings:

Monday, 11/4:
  • Michaelangelo's Art Club, 3:45-4:45
  • Academic Bowl Practice until 5:00
  • Girls Soccer at East Coweta (Away), 4:30
  • Boys Soccer vs. East Coweta (Home), 4:30
  • Can-A-Thon

Tuesday, 11/5:

  • Charity Kickball Game, 4:00-5:30
  • Girls and Boys Soccer Practice until 5:15
  • Can-A-Thon

Wednesday, 11/6:

  • FCA in the Gym at 8:00am
  • Severe Weather Preparedness Drill
  • Girls Soccer at Arnall (Away), 4:30
  • Boys Soccer vs. Arnall (Home), 4:30
  • Evans Elite until 5:50
  • Can-A-Thon

Thursday, 11/7:

  • Girls and Boys Soccer Practice until 5:15
  • Can-A-Thon

Friday, 11/8:

  • Can-A-Thon

Can-A-Thon Starts on November 1!

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The annual Can-A-Thon starts on November 1 and goes through Thanksgiving Break! Students may start bringing in cans and boxes, but please NO plastic packaged items.

Monetary donations are also accepted, and students can earn PBIS points for donations as well!

Let's start getting in those cans!

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Charity Kickball Game Benefiting Coweta Meals on Wheels

We are proud to say that over 50 students have signed up to play in our charitable kickball game on Tuesday, November 5th! This will be a fun event, and the profits will be donated to Coweta Meals on Wheels (
  • Students who have registered should check school email for rules, team assignments, and other details.
  • Students who wish to be spectators at the event will pay $3 at the gate. No permission form is required.
  • Families may also attend for a $3 fee per individual.
  • Concessions will be sold at the event: $1 for snacks and drinks, and $2 for pizza (while supplies last).
  • Students may not have a school or bus behavior referral between the dates of 10/18 and 11/5 to attend or to participate.
  • Students may not have cafeteria charges to attend or to participate.
  • Students staying for the game will remain in their classes until last-bus dismissal. They will report to the football field when announced.
  • Students should have a ride on campus no later than 5:25 for departure.
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Veterans Day Program

Evans Middle School will host our Veterans Day Program on Thursday, November 7th at 9:00am in the Gymnasium to honor those who have served in our Armed Forces.

Please join us as the Evans Middle School Chorus and Band, along with the Newnan High School Air Force J-ROTC, help us honor our men and women who have served our country.

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On Wednesday, November 6th, the National Weather Service along with state and local emergency preparedness partners (GEMA), will recognize Georgia’s Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Day. Many of you already know, Georgia (and the Southeast region) sees a secondary peak of severe weather typically in late October through November.

In support of this day, many schools and businesses will be conducting their own Severe weather exercise/tornado drill.

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BTG Glow Run

The school with the highest participation wins a $500 Amazon Gift Card!
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Click Here to Sign Up for the Glow Run!

The school with the most participants wins a $500 Amazon Gift Card!

Save the Date!

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Mark your calendars for December 20th for the 2nd Annual Evans Middle Jingle Bell Run! More details coming soon!

Student and Staff Spotlight--Halloween Fun!

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Flex Day in 6th Grade Math!

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September Students and Athletes of the Month

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