• Blue Devil News - December 7, 2018

    Posted by Melina Barbuto on 12/7/2018 5:00:00 PM

     MMS Metabolism Internship Field Trip

    Some students from team 6-4 and 6-6 visited Marietta High School last week
    to participare in a Metabolism Internship. Here we see them showing off
    their culinary skills!

     

    COBB CHRISTMAS REGISTRATION

     

     Cobb Christmas Registration Program on Monday, December 10 from 1-4pm    Registracion de Navidad Cobb el lunes 10 de diciembre 2018 de 1-4pm

    WINTER PEP RALLY/MONTHLY CELEBRATION

    Our winter pep rally to celebrate our skilled Winter Sports teams will be Thursday, December 20th during 6th period. This will also count as our monthly behavour celebration. Students with any referrals (major or minor) will not be allowed to participate in the event. 

     

    WINTER BREAK

    Winter Break will start Friday, December 21st. Students will return to school January 3rd.

     

    TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL

     Toastmasters International

      

    TOYS FOR TOTS

    The Builders Club has launched its first annual Marine Toys for Tots campaign. Faculty, staff, parents, and students can donate a new toy at one of our toy drop locations either in the Main Office or the Guidance office. The last day to drop off a toy donation will be Thursday, December 13th. Please see Mr. Rembert or Dr. Gaines for additional information.

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    REFUEL

    refuel_logo

    Refuel is a Bible Study/Discipleship Group for 7th and 8th grade girls led by former MHS Graduate and current KSU Student, Grace Weiner and parent liaison, Elizabeth Weigle. We meet on selected dates @6:40am for a time of worship, study, and prayer together! Come join us!

    Where? - Parent drop off at the MMS Main Auditorium Entrance *Meet in the MMS Media Center

    When? - 6:40 am

    • December 17
    • January 7, 22
    • February 4, 25
    • March 12, 25
    • April 15, 29
    • May 13

     

    YEARBOOK

    TODAY'S THE LAST DAY! Offer for a $30 yearbook ends today, December 7th.

    Follow this link to buy. 

     

     

    ARTS

    ORCHESTRA

    Join us in congratulating our 9 students who made it into District 12 Honor Orchestra! The following students passed their audition this past Saturday and will go on to play with a district wide orchestra in March:

    • Nora Hart, 7th violin
    • Summit Troutman, 8th violin
    • Ethan Cook, 8th viola
    • Amy Lunar, 7th viola
    • Bryce Wells, 8th viola
    • Ryan Dater, 7th cello
    • Grady Jenkins, 7th cello
    • Cruz Maldonado, 7th cello
    • Maddie Bower, 8th bass

    Way to go students!

     

    CHORUS

    The winter chorus concert will be December 11th at 6pm at the Marietta Performing Arts Center. Hope to see you guys there enjoying our student's performance!

     

    WINTER INSTRUMENTAL CONCERT

    The winter instrumetal concert will be December 13th at 6:30pm at the Marietta Performing Arts Center. Come and enjoy the music played by our talented musicians!

    SPORTS

    LACROSSE

    Attention boys 8th graders

    Any boys interested in coming out for boys JV lacrosse, please come out for winter conditioning.  It doesn’t matter what skill level you are with your lacrosse skills.  We will teach. 

    We are currently having the following:

    Mondays and Wednesdays – Weight lifting at MHS from 3:30-4:15

    Tuesdays and Thursdays – Winter Conditioning at the practice field from 6-7:30.  Please bring cleats and gym shoes.  Dress accordingly. 

     

    BASKETBALL

    Basketball season is in full-blast! To see the full schedule, please check here and please consider joining us in cheering on our team.

     

    WRESTLING 

    DATE

    LOCATION

    TIME

    12/11/18

    @PACE

    4:00pm

    01/16/18

    HOME (v. Mt. Pisgah & Sutton)

    4:30pm

    01/26/18

    A & B Tournament @Lovett

     

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  • Blue Devil News - November 30, 2018

    Posted by Melina Barbuto on 11/30/2018 5:00:00 PM

     

    Final chance to see Hairspray Jr. Today at 7pm or Saturday at 2pm!
    Hope to see you there!

     

    COBB CHRISTMAS REGISTRATION

     Cobb Christmas Registration Program on Monday, December 10 from 1-4pm    Registracion de Navidad Cobb el lunes 10 de diciembre 2018 de 1-4pm

     

    FINANCIAL WELLNESS SEMINAR

     Financial Wellness Seminar on December 4, 2018, 6-7pm

     

    TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL

     Toastmasters International

     

    8TH GRADE IB INFORMATIONAL MEETING

    It was great seeing all the people that joined us for the IB Informational meeting.

    If you missed the IB informational meeting this past week, or maybe need your memory refreshed, there's no need to worry! We have the notes right here!

     

    TOYS FOR TOTS

    The Builders Club has launched its first annual Marine Toys for Tots campaign. Faculty, staff, parents, and students can donate a new toy at one of our toy drop locations either in the Main Office or the Guidance office. The last day to drop off a toy donation will be Thursday, December 13th. Please see Mr. Rembert or Dr. Gaines for additional information.

     builders_club_logo                                                                                 toys_for_tots_logo

                               

    SPARKLES SPIRIT NIGHT

    Sparkles Spirit Night for Teams 7-4 and 7-6 on Dec. 2nd. Mention MMS when paying.

     

    REFUEL

    refuel_logo

    Refuel is a Bible Study/Discipleship Group for 7th and 8th grade girls led by former MHS Graduate and current KSU Student, Grace Weiner and parent liaison, Elizabeth Weigle. We meet on selected dates @6:40am for a time of worship, study, and prayer together! Come join us!

    Where? - Parent drop off at the MMS Main Auditorium Entrance *Meet in the MMS Media Center

    When? - 6:40 am

    • November 26
    • December 3, 17
    • January 7, 22
    • February 4, 25
    • March 12, 25
    • April 15, 29
    • May 13

     

    YEARBOOK

    Don’t forget to buy your yearbook! Get them while they’re still at $30 each. Offer ends December 7th.

    Follow this link to buy. 

     

     

    SPORTS

    LACROSSE

    Attention boys 8th graders

    Any boys interested in coming out for boys JV lacrosse, please come out for winter conditioning.  It doesn’t matter what skill level you are with your lacrosse skills.  We will teach. 

    We are currently having the following:

    Mondays and Wednesdays – Weight lifting at MHS from 3:30-4:15

    Tuesdays and Thursdays – Winter Conditioning at the practice field from 6-7:30.  Please bring cleats and gym shoes.  Dress accordingly. 

     

    SWIM

    Swim team photo Congratulations to the MMS Swim Team, whose “Shock the Nation” Season of Excellence continues with the boys’ and girls’ teams earning 3rd place for combined team score at the highly competitive Kennesaw Middle School Invitational on November 17th. Many swimmers swam their best times ever! The following swimmers earned were in the top 3 in their events:

     

    • Jack Vega – 50 Freestyle, 200 Freestyle
    • Jessica Harper – 100 Freestyle, 200 Freestyle
    • Sofia Etheredge – 100 Breaststroke, 100 Individual Medley
    • Beauman Ivester - 50 Butterfly

     

    BASKETBALL

    Basketball season is a-go! To see the full schedule, please check here.

     

    WRESTLING 

    DATE

    LOCATION

    TIME

    12/4/18

    @Landmark

    4:00pm

    12/5/18

    @Mt. Vernon

    4:30pm

    12/11/18

    @PACE

    4:00pm

    01/16/18

    HOME (v. Mt. Pisgah & Sutton)

    4:30pm

    01/26/18

    A & B Tournament @Lovett

     

     

    LOOKING AHEAD

    • Marietta Middle School's Hairspray Jr. - Thursday, November 29th - Saturday, December 1st, Marietta Middle School Auditorium
    • Sparkles Spirit Night - Sunday, December 2nd, 6-9pm

     

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  • Blue Devil News - November 16, 2018

    Posted by Melina Barbuto on 11/16/2018 2:30:00 PM

    Career Day 2018 photo collage

    Students enrolled in Career Discovery & Career Management exploratory courses at Marietta Middle School spent 3 Full Days in a Career Day Program. Professionals from all around the Atlanta area came to share valuable information on the importance of being
    Career and College Ready.


    THANKSGIVING BREAK

    Reminder that Thanksgiving Break is from November 19th – November 23rd. The students will return on November 26th.

     

    WRITING ASSESSMENT

    Your child will take a writing assessment on Tuesday, November 27, 2018.  This assessment gives students the opportunity to read passages and respond to multiple-choice questions, constructed responses, and an extended response similar to those on the new Georgia Milestones Assessment. The responses and essays are then hand-scored by professional evaluators. For full information, please see the attached letter.

     

    TOYS FOR TOTS

    The Builders Club has launched its first annual Marine Toys for Tots campaign. Faculty, staff, parents, and students can donate a new toy at one of our toy drop locations either in the Main Office or the Guidance office. The last day to drop off a toy donation will be Thursday, December 13th. Please see Mr. Rembert or Dr. Gaines for additional information.

     builders_club_logo                                                                                 toys_for_tots_logo

                               

    SPARKLES SPIRIT NIGHT

    Sparkles Spirit Night for Teams 7-4 and 7-6 on Dec. 2nd. Mention MMS when paying.

     

    REFUEL

    refuel_logo

    Refuel is a Bible Study/Discipleship Group for 7th and 8th grade girls led by former MHS Graduate and current KSU Student, Grace Weiner and parent liaison, Elizabeth Weigle. We meet on selected dates @6:40am for a time of worship, study, and prayer together! Come join us!

    Where? - Parent drop off at the MMS Main Auditorium Entrance *Meet in the MMS Media Center

    When? - 6:40 am

    • November 26
    • December 3, 17
    • January 7, 22
    • February 4, 25
    • March 12, 25
    • April 15, 29
    • May 13

     

    THANKS FOR GIVING AND PTSA REFLECTIONS

    thanks_for_giving_collected over 1500 items. Team 7-2 won the pizza party!        PTA reflection winners

     

    MARIETTA PAL ACTIVITIES

     PAL_program_boxing_class_registration       PAL_dance_class_registrations

     

    IB PARENT MEETING

    There will be an IB Parent Information Meeting for Interested 8th Grade Parents at Marietta High School on Tuesday, November 27th @6:30pm in the MHS Media Center.

    #IBelong

     

    YEARBOOK

    Don’t forget to buy your yearbook! Get them while they’re still at $30 each. Offer ends December 7th.

    Follow this link to buy. 

    Also! If you're interested in getting your student an ad to honor them, follow this link for more information and purchase one. Offer ends November 19th.

     

    NATIONAL RED RIBBON PHOTO CONTEST

    Please click on this link http://wshe.es/O6GpXOEM to vote for Marietta Middle School 2018 Red Ribbon Contest Home Decoration Entry. This is our chance to win $1000 to support student activities here at MMS.

    We can win with your VOTE.

    Today is the last day to vote. Thank you in advance for your support. 

     

    SLEIGHBELLS ON THE SQUARE

     Sleighbells on the Square         Sleighbells on the Square

    MUST MINISTIRIES TOY SHOPS

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    ARTS

    ART SHOW

    MHS_art_show

     

    meet_the_cast_of_hairspray_poster       presentando las estrellas de hairspray

     

    SPORTS

     

     BASKETBALL

    Basketball season is a-go! To see the full schedule, please check here.

     

    WRESTLING 

    DATE

    LOCATION

    TIME

    11/27/18

    @Lovett

    4:30pm

    11/29/18

    @Woodward Academy

    4:30pm

    12/4/18

    @Landmark

    4:00pm

    12/5/18

    @Mt. Vernon

    4:30pm

    12/11/18

    @PACE

    4:00pm

    01/16/18

    HOME (v. Mt. Pisgah & Sutton)

    4:30pm

    01/26/18

    A & B Tournament @Lovett

     

     

    LOOKING AHEAD

    • Thanksgiving Break – Monday, November 19th – Friday, November 23rd, 2018
    • MHS Art Show – Tuesday, November 27th, 4:30-5:30
    • IB Parent Meeting for 8th grade - Tuesday, November 27th @6:30pm, MHS Media Center.
    • Marietta Middle School's Hairspray Jr. - Thursday, November 29th - Saturday, December 1st, Marietta Middle School Auditorium
    • Sparkles Spirit Night - Sunday, December 2nd, 6-9pm

     

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  • Blue Devil News - November 9, 2018

    Posted by Melina Barbuto on 11/9/2018 5:00:00 PM

      Water Tower Challenge water towers

    Some of the fantastic water towers created by some
    of our fantastic students.

     

    VETERAN’S DAY PARADE

     Veterans Day Parade 11/10/18

     

     

    FIELD TRIP/DUES PAYMENTS

    To facilitate all of the field trip payments as well as any class dues, we want to share with you the link to make those payments.

     

    MARIETTA PAL ACTIVITIES

    Register for boxing classes on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays with the Marietta PAL program  Register for Dance Classes Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesday

     

    YEARBOOK

    Don’t forget to buy your yearbook! Get them while they’re still at $30 each. Offer ends December 7th.

    Follow this link to buy. 

    Also! If you're interested in getting your student an ad to honor them, follow this link for more information and purchase one. Offer ends November 19th.

     

    PTSA IMPORTANT DATES

    PTSA Meeting for Marietta Middle Grades at MSGA on 11/13 starting at 6pm.

    thanks_for_giving  

    SLEIGHBELLS ON THE SQUARE

     Sleighbells on the Square Sleighbells on the Square registration at active.com

    MUST MINISTIRIES TOY SHOPS

     Toy Shops at MUST Ministries Must Ministries on Oct. 15 - Nov. 16

     

     

    MINDSETS CORNER 

    This year Marietta Middle School will be decorating our Christmas tree displayed on the Marietta Square to reflect The 7 Mindsets. Our November 12th Launch activity will be focused on student ornament creation.  Each team has been assigned a Mindset to focus on. 

    7-1/8-1: Everything is Possible
    7-2/8-2: Passion First
    7-3/8-3: We Are Connected
    7-4/8-4: 100% Accountable
    7-5/8-5: Attitude of Gratitude
    7-6/8-6: Live To Give
    Music/Connections/ESOL: The Time is Now

     

    ARTS

    DESSERT THEATRE

    Musical Theatre Dessert Cabaret on November 15th at 7pm. $5 cost. Hairspray Jr. Nov. 29th to Dec 1st.

    SPORTS

     

    SWIM

    MMS Swim Team with their first trophy!

    Congratulations to the MMS Swim Team, whose “Shock the Nation” Season of Excellence kicked off with the boys’ and girls’ teams earning 1st place for combined team score at the Central Lion First Chance Invitational. The following swimmers won their events:

    • Jack Vega – 50 Freestyle
    • Jessica Harper – 100 Freestyle
    • Sofia Etheredge – 100 Breaststroke
    • Lindsay Lavelanet, Ella Chevalier, Mikayla Moore, Kindle Martin – 200 Freestyle Relay

     

    BASKETBALL

    Basketball season is a-go! To see the full schedule, please check here.

     

    WRESTLING 

    DATE

    LOCATION

    TIME

    11/13/18

    HOME (v. N. Cobb & Sutton)

    4:30pm

    11/15/18

    @GAC

    4:00pm

    11/27/18

    @Lovett

    4:30pm

    11/29/18

    @Woodward Academy

    4:30pm

    12/4/18

    @Landmark

    4:00pm

    12/5/18

    @Mt. Vernon

    4:30pm

    12/11/18

    @PACE

    4:00pm

    01/16/18

    HOME (v. Mt. Pisgah & Sutton)

    4:30pm

    01/26/18

    A & B Tournament @Lovett

     

     

    LOOKING AHEAD

    • Latino Youth Leadership Conference - Saturday, Saturday, November 10th, Kennesaw State University
    • Thanksgiving Break – Monday, November 19th – Friday, November 23rd, 2018
    • Marietta Middle School's Hairspray Jr. - Thursday, November 29th - Saturday, December 1st, Marietta Middle School Auditorium
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