2018 MPMS SOFTBALL TRYOUT INFO
AUGUST 17: 5:15-7:00PM
AUGUST 20: 6:00-8:00PM
AUGUST 21: 6:00-8:00PM
**Players have to attend all 3 tryout days to be considered in making the team
- WE WILL START PROMPTLY AT THE SCHEDULED TIMES. Players should have cleats on and be ready to go at the start time, so please arrive a few minutes early. Parents please be on time to pick up your player at the end of each day. We will not go over the scheduled times.
- Players should bring all equipment with them each day of tryouts to be prepared for offense and defense work. MPMS does not provide it for them. This includes cleats, glove, bat, and helmet. Catchers will need to bring catching equipment (if you have it).
- Players will need to wear softball pants all 3 days (we WILL be sliding) and bring their own water.
The team will be announced at the MPMS Open House on August 22nd (no practice that day). Those who make the team will start practicing on August 23rd. Practice times will be adjusted when school starts on the 27th.
MPMS Summer Reading Programs
Rising 6th grade students are being asked to fully participate in the Cabarrus County Public Library’s summer reading program. Students at the elementary and middle schools have received information within the past few weeks.
Click here to get all the information about the 6th grade summer reading program.7th Grade:What should I bring back to school in August?Click here to get all the information about the 7th grade reading program.8th Grade:
MPMS PTSO FUNDRAISERStudents brought home on Tuesday, September 4, five School Zone Fundraiser packs. The School Zone Pack is a program that will save everyone money! Each School Zone Pack contains both a Discount Card and a Coupon Sheet that is a collection of the most popular merchants in our local area.The customer receives two items when they purchase the package from the student. The first item is the COUPON SHEET; the second item is the DISCOUNT CARD. The person then may use the Discount Card over and over again, and then use the coupons to save even more money. Each student is responsible for returning the items not sold. Cost of School Zone package is $20.00. Students collect cash/check at time order is placed. Checks should be made out to Mt. Pleasant PTO. Turn in dates are September 14, September 21, September 28 and October 5. Click here to see a list of prizes that students can win!
9th Grade High School Choice Program
Download the flyer explaining all the high school choice programs:
For more information visit our Program Choice Website www.cabarrus.k12.nc.us/programchoice
School Choice Applications open October 9th and close on December 18th at 12:00 Noon.
Join us for our Program Choice Fair
Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 5:30 PM -7:30 PM
Jay M Robinson High School
300 Pitts School Road SW, Concord, NC 28027
Congratulations to Mrs. Allison Cottingham, ECAT Chair for being selected as our Staff Member of the Month for September!
September PLC of the Month
Our EC Department was selected as our PLC of the month for September. Seated: Dr. Sylvia Barbee-Walker, Mrs. Lori Kijowski, Mrs. Sarah Blackwell. Standing: Ms. Lisa Sipes, Mrs. Stephanie Blackburn, Mrs. Elizabeth Canup, Ms. Jessica Ducos, Mrs. Allison Cottingham.
Marksman Team Tryouts
If you are interested in the Mount Pleasant Middle School Marksman Team, please come to an interest meeting this Thursday at 6:00 in the cafeteria. You must have a parent with you to sign all papers. Mr. Keith Helms will be discussing tryouts and expectations of the team and making sure hunter safety license are up to date.
This Friday, October 26
This is a costume dance, so wear your best costume for a chance to win a prize! All gold and blue level students are welcome to attend. Tickets will be on sale during lunches on Friday.
8th Grade Basketball Cheer Tryouts
10/29, 10/30, and 11/1
Must have current physical.
New athletes; please go to the Athletic page on our website to complete the information needed.
See Coach Helmintoller in the front office for questions.
This Thursday, November 1
During Health & PE Classes
MPHS Academy of Energy and Sustainability Open House
Mount Pleasant's Academy of Energy and Sustainability is hosting an Open House for current 8th graders this Thursday night from 6:00-7:00 at MPHS. Come and learn about our academy offerings and opportunities so you can apply before time runs out!
7th Grade Fundraiser
The 7th Grade is currently participating in the Yankee Candle Fundraiser in an effort to help students pay for their Charleston trips. Even if you do not have a 7th grader at MPMS, you can still help earn money to create scholarships for students who are going through a financial hardship. Quick facts about the fundraiser:
- The fundraiser is completely online and has 500+ items (more than just candles)
- Everything you order gets shipped directly to the you
- 40% of the proceeds will go to the students
- They’ve given us a bonus! We will receive 50% of the proceeds for the items purchased this weekend (October 19-21)
- The sale runs until November 2 – perfect for holiday gifts
- Questions? Contact Ms. Sirse or Mrs. Sleight-Price
The Powder Puff game will be played Nov. 7th at 6:00 pm here on the MPMS football field. Admission to the game is $5.00 and concessions will be sold.
Congratulations to the 8th Grade Basketball Cheerleaders for 2018-2019Alexis BarbeeOlivia BentonCamdyn BickerstaffAbby ByrdMegan CondieKirsten FergusonAngel FisherKylie FurrSamantha HelmsGeraldine LiraBrylee LoveMaddie RogersAddison SepesiRiley TurnerReagan Waggoner
First Nine Weeks Honor Roll Luncheon
Congratulations to the students who made the A/AB Honor Roll for the first nine weeks. To celebrate this honor we would like to invite parents to have lunch with their child Friday, November 9th, during their lunch time. You can bring lunch such as fast food, food from a restaurant, pack your lunch or just enjoy the time sitting with your child and their friends in the atrium or the outside area.Please sign in when you arrive and meet your child outside the cafeteria. Please remember that food brought in from outside may not be taken into the cafeteria.
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.