Good evening Arundel Middle School parents. This is Zachary Jones with news for the week from Ms. Clark and the wildcat family. I hope everyone has had a relaxing three day weekend.
First, we would like to thank all the parents that attended the talk-a-latte on Saturday and the parents that helped to chaperone the Valentine’s Day Dance on Friday. Your dedication to the school is much appreciated.
Any student that is interested in joining the National Junior Honor Society may pick up an application from me in room 102. Students must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA and show outstanding characteristics in leadership, scholarship, service and citizenship.
Course Selection sheets for the 2013-14 school year went home last week for our 6th and 7th grade students. They are due back to school by Wednesday.
Wednesday, we will we will have a celebration in the Gym for all of our students that earned Honor Roll and Principal’s Honor Roll at 9:30. All parents are welcome to attend.
Thursday, the PE department will host the Hoops for Heart basketball game afterschool for those students that participated in the fundraiser.
March 1st is the LAST day to purchase yearbooks for this school year. Go online now to purchase them at Jostens.com.
Have you thought about what your kids will do this summer? Well, The Center for Applied Technology North is offering a summer career camp open to all middle school students. Students will have the opportunity to take classes in computer networking, cosmetology, printing, motorcycle technology, and health careers just to name a few.
The 2013 CAT-North Summer Camp runs from June 24 to June 27, 2013. To sign up, get an application from the School Counseling Office or fill out the attached application and mail it to CAT-North with the required application fee. Please do not turn in applications to Arundel Middle School, they must be sent directly to CAT-North and postmarked no later than May 17, 2013.
Next Monday and Tuesday February 25th and 26th are AMS Spirit Days at the Waugh Chapel Chik Fil A from 6am – 10pm. Please make sure that you mention Arundel Middle School when you are ordering. 20% of Sales will go to the AMS PTA.
Also, coming up on next Friday, March 1st is the Arundel Middle School Skate Night at Wheels Skating Center in Odenton. The cost is $5 per person, plus skate rental fees.
Finally, Saturday come out to the Board of Education to cheer on our Spelling Bee champion Katelyn Shibilski as she participates in the County Spelling Bee at 10:00.
Have a great week! Remember together we can achieve everything!