Middle School News

Daily Schedule for 5th and 6th Grades

Daily Schedule for 7th and 8th Grades

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2018-2019 School Calendar

This Week is Homecoming/125th Celebration Week:

Tuesday marks the actual date of the opening day of UMS 125 years ago! 

At 6:00 P.M. Tuesday night, the Alumni of the Year Ceremony, honoring Robert Hope and Molly Nordmann, will be held in Wilson Gym.  At 6:30 P.M., there will be a 125th Celebration for ages 21 and up in Wilson Gym (dressy casual)—please RSVP to wmorrissette@ums-wright.org.


Thursday, October 4—Homecoming Celebrations begin.  5:00-6:30 P.M. will be the 5th and 6th grade Sock Hop in PAC Gym.  7:00 P.M. will be the Pep Rally/Presentation of the Homecoming Court, Homecoming Queen and Mr. Hero will be announced at Cooper Stadium.  7:30-9:30 P.M. will be the 7th and 8th grade dance in PAC Gym.


Friday, October 5—Middle School students will be out of uniform; students may wear pants or shorts and a UMS-Wright t-shirt.  At 2:00 P.M., there will be a Homecoming Parade for the entire school.  At 5:30 P.M., we will have our Gym Foyer Dedication honoring Sandys Stimpson.  At 7:00 P.M., the Varsity Bulldogs play against Hillcrest/Evergreen in Cooper Stadium, and the Homecoming Court, Homecoming Queen, and Mr. Hero will be presented at halftime.


Attention 8th grade parents:  If you were unable to attend the meeting last week regarding the 8th grade trip to Camp Grace, all of the information can be found here.  The Travel Info/Health Form, Student Contract, and Camp Grace Release forms (pages 3-6) should all be completed and returned to Mrs. Stewart by October 12 along with the cost of the trip ($125).  Please make checks payable to UMS-Wright.  Sorry, but we cannot charge your school account.  Dates of the trip are October 29th through November 2nd.


Fine Arts Performances for End of the Quarter: 

Drama5th grade show, "The Fastest Thimble in the West," will be Tuesday, October 9th at 1:00 in Drama Lab.

6th grade (M/T) class "Jack and the Sillies" will be Tuesday, October 9th at 12:15 in Drama Lab.

6th grade (W/F) class "Jack and the Sillies" will be Friday, October 12th at 7:45 in Drama Lab.


Art—5th graders, your exhibits can be viewed in the Moorer Gallery on Thursday, October 11th at 12:00.


Band—5th grade will perform on Wednesday, October 10th at 7:45 in the Band Room.


Chorus—5th grade will peform on Thursday, October 11th at 12:00 in the Chorus Room and 6th grade will perform on Thursday, October 11th at 9:50 in the Chorus Room.


Attention 7th and 8th Grade Boys Soccer Players: There will be an important informational meeting with new head boys soccer coach, Ruben Risco, on Monday, October 8 from 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. in the Upper School Library.  At this meeting, you will get more information about Coach Risco, the program outlook, tryouts, the 2019 season, and the parent support group. Please RSVP using this link: 2018/2019 Boys Soccer Parent RSVP. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Coach Risco at rrisco@ums-wright.org.  


Attention 5th and 6th grade parents:  If your child is interested in participating in the BAA (Bulldog Athletic Association) Basketball program, more information may be found by clicking Boys or Girls


Attention 5th and 6th grade parents:  It’s time to register for 2nd quarter intramurals—softball and soccer.  If your child is interested, please register by Wednesday, October 10.  More information can be found here.


Attention 5th and 6th grade girls:  GEMS will have a meeting on Wednesday, October 10 during lunch in Coach Reaves’ room, room 207 upstairs in the 5th and 6th grade building.  Please bring a lunch if possible.  Looking forward to seeing all girls who are interested in GEMS.


If your child is interested in auditioning for the next Middle School performance, James and the Giant Peach, click here for auditoning dates and more information.


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