A message from Coach Lawhorn: MS (7&8th grade) volleyball tryouts will be held Aug 1 from 4-6pm in the High School Gym! Go Burg 🏐💜💛🏐💜💛🏐
Club soccer reminder: there is Open Field today, Sunday, July 8, for any incoming 6th, 7th or 8th grade girls interested in playing fall soccer! Conditioning this week is Monday - Friday from 8am - 10am. Contact Coach Josh Moore at 937-561-2191 if questions. Thank you!
Happy summer Birthdays to Katy Barry and Lori Lee!! If you see them, give them a great big HUG!!
Excited for the 8th grade b’fast celebration tomorrow! Students will arrive normal time to eat and ceremony will start around 7:40, 7:45.
Volleyball, XC, and club soccer sign-ups for 18.19 in MS office! Reminder: must have a physical to participate in school sponsored sports.
6th grade parents: the students will return from Kirkmont around 4:45-5:00pm!!
PayForIt transitioned to PaySchools Central on 5/1. Find more information at the following link. https://mailchi.mp/0f2229e63676/payforit-to-payschools-central-transition-april-206899?e=27a2bfe6da
8th grade parents - Finished dinner and back on road. ETA is 11pm!!! See you soon!
Reminder to 6th parents: Kirkmont meeting tonight @ 6pm in Mr. Kaffenbarger’s room.
There is NO Kirkmont meeting tonight. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 @ 6:00pm in Mr. Kaffenbarger’s room. You may submit $70 payment at this time as well. Thank you!
From Mrs. Lee and Mrs. Jones: Congratulations to The Class Winners of Week 3!! Dylan Kiskis with 406 questions, Alissa Eagan 240 questions and Shelby Ritchie with 82 questions. Overall, all 3 classes increased their participation to where they answered 2,840 questions combined! Great job to all the Great Math Challenge participants! The national average for questions answered was only 408 so our kids just blew other schools away with independent practice! #KnowOurWhy
Congratulations to week 1's winners @ The Great Math Challenge. Kailee Roberts, Brayden Stover & Sarah Beattie. Combined they answered 682 questions, spent 1,683 minutes, & passed 23 levels. Fantastic Work for these three! Now who will put in the work to win week #2? #KnowOurWhy
Just a reminder to all of the kids in the Jones/Lee Math classes.... The Great Math Challenge is back on! Week one ends tonight at midnight! Can anyone in the 7th grade catch Brayden Stover’s 400+ minutes this week??? Week 2 starts Monday with a focus on Number Sense for 7th grade and Geometry for 8th grade!!! and Week 2 begins tonight at midnight! Get those minutes in and improve your math skills at the same time!!! Good luck! #KnowOurWhy
Regarding the Jones/Lee Math Challenge - Congrats to all students, the classes moved a combined 85 levels on Front Row and Alex Judson topped all winners moving himself 31 levels by answering 760 questions and spending 876 minutes on improving his math skills! Job well done Alex and all!!
Info from Mrs. Jones and Mrs. Lee: Students in Mrs. Jones and Mrs. Lee's math classes are encouraged to participate in the Great Front Row Challenge (February 15-March 2)! Students practice in three areas and those that move up the most levels will be rewarded with homework passes for Friday Reviews and possibly dropping their lowest score on a Review Quiz. Information is available on your student's Google Classroom. Is your child taking advantage of this awesome opportunity to be a more successful math student? :)
Little Caesers pizza kits are ready for pickup now! Pickup entrance is at MS doors.
Congratulations to the following winners of the American History essay contest sponsored by the DAR! 6th grade: 1st-Hannah Dingledine, 2nd-Addie DeLong 7th grade: 1st-Alana Kramer, 2nd-Cameron McDonald 8th grade: 1st-Payton Murphy, 2nd-Emry Acton #KnowOurWhy
How will you kick off your GKC week? A kind note? A word of encouragement? Donate time? Show your support with Crazy Hair day today! #greatkindnesschallenge #itdoesaheartgood #pediatriccancerdollardrive #KnowOurWhy
The Great Kindness Challenge is being celebrated next week! The daily themes are attached and we hope many kids will participate. In conjunction with this, MMS Student Council is conducting a DOLLAR DRIVE for Pediatric Cancer. All money collected will go to Running4Life, a local organization who supports our young warriors fighting this beast. Kids are encouraged to send in dollar bills to their first period teacher all next week. Thank you for your support!
Closed today, Friday, January 12. Be safe!
Good morning Mechanicsburg, we will be operating on a 2 hour delay this morning, Wednesday, January 10. See you soon and safe travels!
Posted by Urbana University - Congrats Day! Singing our National Anthem at homecoming this Saturday, October 28, is 14 year old Daytayviah Rodgers, daughter of 1997 Urbana University Alum, Shannon Rodgers. Daytayviah is known by her friends at Mechanicsburg Middle School as “Day”, which is where she attends the 8th grade. Day is actively involved in her school, participating in volleyball, softball, basketball, and pitches for the Heart of Ohio Shockers Softball Travel Team. She has been singing at her church the past 12 years. Day, and her mother Shannon, reside in Cable, Ohio. #UUHomecoming2017
Best of luck this morning to our 7th grade volleyball girls who take on Fairbanks in the OHC finals!!
Good luck to our 7th grade volleyball as they take on West Jeff on Thursday, 5pm, in the semifinals for OHC!
Congratulations to our MS football team!! Back to back undefeated seasons and OHC Champions!!
Here are the following times for Pick up of the Pink Shirts: Thursday Oct 12 and 19 at the Cafeteria from 5-6:30 During Team Meal Friday October 13th from 3-4:00 after school in the cafeteria Friday the 20th from 6-6:45 p.m. at the football game. Thanks so much!
Yankee Candle Fundraiser orders are due October 16th. Make checks payable to Mechanicsburg Schools. Delivery Date: TBA
Tomorrow is a scheduled 2 hour late start for the district. Middle School students should report at 9:15 a.m.
Mark your calendars, the Middle school volleyball team will be hosting a Volley for the Cure game on Monday, October 2 @ 5pm. Wear your pink and come cheer on the girls as they take on West Liberty! 🏐💓🏐💓🏐
MMS parents of 6th and 8th graders: students will be asked to participate in an anonymous Attitudes & Behaviors survey next week that focuses on the strengths and supports that youth have in their lives. The data collected will help our school and the Champaign County Drug Free Coalition offer resources to help students be successful. Please see letter for more info. #KnowOurWhy
See the linked press release for McBURG's report cards. Proud of the growth of our district! http://5il.co/1wul #KnowOurWhy
7th grade - need to bring in proof of TDaP and Meningococcal shot or other waiver documentation by Sept. 15. Students who fail to provide will not be permitted to attend school or any school related function (including athletic events).