Congratulations to New Beta Club Officers
Congratulations to Caroline Sobolowski, President; Reid Fisher, Vice-President; London Little, Secretary; Trey Barrett, Treasurer; and Ariana McDaniel, Reporter who were selected as the new officers of the Beta Club for 2014-2015. Fifty new members were inducted in to the Beta Club on Friday, September 26 in a ceremony at 2:30pm in the auditorium. Afterwards, the new members and their guests were invited to a reception in the cafeteria. We are very proud of all of the students who are returning members or new members in the MPMS Beta Club!
Mason Koob Wins National Recognition with Boy Scouts of America
Honor Roll Recognition Program
The date of the program will be February 6, 2015. The time for the child’s encore is 8th Grade - 9:05, 7th grade – 12:00 and 6th grade – 2:00. Parents of Honor Students - Please check in with the front office and come to the auditorium. After the recognition we will have light refreshments for parents to celebrate with their student. The student will then go back to his/her encore class to finish out the period.
Thank you for your support, and enjoy this time with your student. It is an honor to be able to celebrate with MPMS students and the recognition of Work for Success that our PAWS represent.
|Conservation Speech Winners|
|Tyler Pickett,from Ms. Sirse’s ELA class, won first place for the MPMS Cabarrus Soil & Water Conservation District speech competition. Tyler went on to compete at the Annual Public Speaking Contest in Concord on December 9. Out of 5 schools and 621 participants, we are proud to announce Tyler won first place again. Tyler was recognized on Channel 22 News on Monday night, December 15 when he spoke at the Board of Commissioners Meeting. Tyler will also go on to compete at the county-level in March. Wish him luck!||Ms.
Sirse and Mrs. Sleight-Price’s AIG/Scholars ELA courses participated in
the Wetlands are Wonderful Speech Competition. This speech was
sponsored by the Cabarrus Soil & Water Conservation District. Out
of the 48 competing students from MPMS, these six were the top
presenters between both classes. Congratulations to Joshua Shields, Adam
Measimer, Zechariah Sawyer, Billy Merithew, Tyler Pickett, and Morgan
Congratulations to Joey Sisinyak for winning the MPMS Spelling Bee on Thursday, December 11. AJ Vazquez competed in the Cabarrus County District Spelling Bee on January 7, 2015, at 7:00pm at Winkler Middle School.
The top three participants in the Spelling Bee were Madison Harris, 3rd Place; Joey Sisinyak, 1st Place, and AJ Vazquez, 2nd Place.
Shakespeare Recitation Competition
The MPMS Beta Club sponsored the annual Pennies for Patients Service Project for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in February. MPMS raised $2713.92. Way to go Tigers!
The Marksman Team received the 2015 Sgt. Barry Rowell Sportsmanship Award for the District 6 Middle School Tournament. The award states Professional-Fair-Integrity- Dedicated- and Trustworthy. This is the first year that this award has been given to a team in honor of Sgt. Barry Rowell who passed away this year. He was a great man and the NC Wildlife Resources Commission thought it fit that the Mount Pleasant Marksman Team completed with such pride and respect that they were presented with the award.
Congratulations to Nate Nurse, a 6th grader at MPMS, who won 3 gold medals in the state Special Olympics. His gold medals were in aquatics….25 meter freestyle, 15 meter freestyle and the freestyle relay. We are very proud of Nate!
MPMS Summer Reading Programs
After reading three books (a combination of fiction and nonfiction), 7th graders should have completed THREE graphic organizers of their choice. Should you have any questions about this program, feel free to contact the 7th grade English teachers or our Media Specialist.
Thursday, 18th 10:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday, 23rd 12:00pm-2:00pm
Wednesday, 8th 2:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday, 29th 8:00am-10:00am
**additional hours may be offered in August. Please check the school website for information.
Ms. Sirse, 7th ELA email@example.com
Mrs. Price, 7th ELA firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Stephenson, Media Specialist email@example.com