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september 2013

PawPrints Your source for Moundridge Middle School news and information

From the desk of the assistant principal

Welcome to the first issue of ‘Paw Prints’ I wanted to take this opportunity to invite you to read “Paw Prints,” a monthly newsletter designed to highlight student achievement and inform you about the upcoming happenings at Moundridge Middle School. As a former Language Arts teacher, I believe communication is an extremely important aspect in education. It’s often one

that we don’t do very well.

know their new teachers and their new environment for At the request of our MMS the first time at MMS. Site Council “Paw Prints” is an additional way for us to reach As we move through the out and share the unique things school year, please let us know that students and teachers are what would be helpful and/ doing throughout the year. or exciting to read about in this newsletter. Meanwhile, We’re diving head first into we’ll do our best to keep you the 2013-2014 school year, informed on our end. and students are getting reaquanited with their -Eric Clark/Assistant Principal teachers, and in the case of our Moundridge Middle/High School sixth graders, they’re getting to

Picture Day Sept. 19

Sept. 5 Volleyball @ Bennington 4:30 pm football @ Bennington 6 pm Sept. 7 MS Volleyball “B” Team @ Reno Valley 9 am Sept. 12 Volleyball With Hutch Trinity 4:30 pm football With Hutch Trinity 6 pm

Fall picture day is Thursday, Sept. 19. The picture form, given to your student on Monday, Sept. 9, is due on the day pictures are taken. When pictures arrive, students who did not order them will receive a proof copy, so they will have the opportunity to order prints. Orders after this date will be processed on-line and will incur an additional charge. Retake opportunities will take place on Monday, Oct. 28.


Sept. 19 Fall Portraits Volleyball @ Sedgwick 4:30 pm football @ Sedgwick 6 pm Sept. 26 Volleyball @ remington 4:30 pm Seventh graders Macy Craig (LEFT) and Tamara Hinman (RIGHT) work feverishly on their Social Studies assignment Friday afternoon in Mr. Scheef ’s classroom.

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football @ Remington 6 pm

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