OUR MISSION: TO MAKE EVERY STUDENT'S POTENTIAL A REALITY BY ENGAGING AND EMPOWERING OUR FAMILIES, EDUCATORS AND COMMUNITY TO ADVOCATE FOR ALL STUDENTS.
Staff Appreciation Donations
We are looking for people to donate $10 gift cards OR cash to buy gift cards for our teachers! Please send them to the front office with "staff appreciation" written on it. We will end our collection on Wednesday, May 29th.
Powderpuff Charity Football Game
Student Council is sponsoring a Charity Powderpuff football game on June 4th, 4:30-5:30pm. Students should see their homebase teacher to purchase a game ticket ($1) or a Powderpuff t-shirt ($10). T-shirt and game tickets are cash only. T-shirt orders are due May 23rd to Mrs. Tiddy. Parents are welcome to attend the game. All proceeds will benefit Special Olympics. Access the t-shirt order form here.
Female Athletes who wish to play flag football or Male Athletes who wish to cheer for the game should see Mrs. Tiddy for a permission form. Carmel athletes with health paperwork on file with Mr. Poore are eligible to participate. A Powderpuff t-shirt must be purchased in order to participate. T-shirt orders are due to Mrs. Tiddy by May 23rd. Practice will be held June 3rd, 4:30-5:30pm. See Mrs. Tiddy will questions.
Seventh Grade to Kate's Skates!
Seventh grade students will have an opportunity to have their end of the year celebration on June 4th. Students will be transported to Kate’s Skate in Indian Trail at 10:30am to enjoy a day of lunch and skating. We will be back to the school around 4:00pm. The price is $25 (charter buses are expensive!) You can pay by cash or you can pay online at http://bit.ly/7thGradeTripToKate. Payment is due by Friday, May 24th. The price includes transportation, skating, all-you-can-eat pizza or hotdogs and a drink. If your child does not want these things, please have them bring a bagged lunch or extra money to purchase from the concession stand. In-line skates can be rented for an additional $3 at the rink. See the attached permission form sent home with students on Thursday, May 16th.
Zoo Field Trip Information
Students who are attending the zoo field trip should be at school on June 5th at 7:00am. We will be back at school in time for students to go home via their usual method. Students may bring snacks to enjoy on the bus and should bring money for lunch at the zoo. Students who do not attend will be given an alternate assignment to complete.
Proctor to Show You Care
We are currently looking for any volunteers to help proctor exams on these dates and times: 8:30am - 2pm on May 23rd, 24th, 28th, 29th, and June 3rd. New comers welcome and we will provide all the information you need! Please consider signing up to be a proctor if you are able to help our teachers and students. Please be aware that due to regulations regarding the test you will not be able to be in the room with your student. Please signup using the link below:
Final PTSA General Membership
Please join us for the final PTSA General Membership Meeting of the 2019-2020 school year on Thursday, May 23rd at 7pm in the Gymnasium just before the Orchestra Concert.
Membership will vote on the proposed slate for the 2019-2020 PTSA Board of Directors.
Jennifer Melkonian - President
Brandi Bartee - VP
Becca Klamfoth - Secretary
Paula Buhrer - Treasurer
Allison Porter - Past President
Amy Leggat - VP of Communications
Shayle McIntosh - VP of Community
Lindy Gignac - VP of Den
Joanne McCranie - VP of Events
Pamela Jenikins - VP of Finance
Amy Millikan - VP of Fundraising
2019-2020 Required Summer Reading List
Honors and Standard will choose one to read and complete a plot diagram.
7th grade Honors will choose one category and read both books to compare and contrast. Standard will choose one from any of the categories.
Honors will read both to compare and contrast thematically. Standard students will choose one to read:
Warriors Don't Cry, by Melba Pattillo Beals
The Hate You Give, Angie Thomas
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Box Tops = CASH for our School!
Help our school earn cash this school year! Please collect your Box Tops in zip lock bags and place the bags in the collection box at the Welcome desk.
eat out for our school
Come out and join us at The Rusty Onion in Carmel Commons shopping center any day, any time and support this local business! You must write Carmel Middle School on your receipt and The Rusty Onion will donate a portion of your purchase to our school! Don't forget to visit The Rusty Onion all summer long to continue to help your school!!!