September 2017

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PTA Falcon Gear Order Forms Due

PTA Falcon Gear Order Forms Due

Students who want to order a Falcon Tee Shirt or Hoodie must turn in their order forms by noon on Friday, September 1st.  Extra forms can be picked up in the office.

EB Stanley Order Form 2017.pdf

Event Date: 
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
09/01/2017 - 12:00pm
 
8th Grade Dance

8th Grade Dance

Eighth grade students will have a dance from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.  Admission to the dance is $2.00.  Concessions will be available for purchase for $1.00 per item.   The dance will be held in the gym.  Students with correct change will be called to the gym first. 

Event Date: 
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
09/01/2017 - 2:00pm
 
 
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Labor Day - School Closed

Labor Day - School Closed

Event Date: 
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 8:00am
09/04/2017 - 8:00am
 
Volleyball vs Virginia Middle - Away

Volleyball vs Virginia Middle - Away

Volleyball team will travel to Virginia Middle School to play at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/05/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Football vs Pulaski - Away Game

Football vs Pulaski - Away Game

Our football team will travel to Pulaski County to play on September 6th.  The game starts at 6:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
09/06/2017 - 6:00pm
 
Fall Pictures

Fall Pictures

All students will have their school pictures made on September 7th.  These are the photos that will be used in the yearbook.  Portraits will be offered as a proof, so please DO NOT SEND MONEY at this time.  Proofs will be available in approximately 2 weeks to view and make package selections.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 8:30am
09/07/2017 - 8:30am
 
Volleyball vs Glade Spring - Away

Volleyball vs Glade Spring - Away

The ;volleyball team will travel to Glade Spring to play. The game will start at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/07/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Band Parent Meeting

Band Parent Meeting

Band parents are invitied to attend a meeting to discuss the purchaes of instruments.  The meeting will be held in the theatre and will start at 7:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
09/07/2017 - 7:00pm
 
Club Sign-Ups

Club Sign-Ups

Club Sign-ups will be on Friday, September 8th.  Eighth graders will sign up first at the end of bus duty.  Seventh graders will sign up after lunch.  Sixth grader will sign up after lunch.  Seventh and sixth graders need to consider a second choice in case their first choice is filled by the time they sign up.

2017-2018 Meeting Dates - Sep 14, Oct 12, Nov 9, Feb 15, Mar 22, Apr 12

EBSMS 2017-18 Clubs.pdf

Event Date: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 8:30am
09/08/2017 - 8:30am
 
7th Grade Dance

7th Grade Dance

Seventh grade students will have a dance from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.  Admission to the dance is $2.00.  Concessions will be available for purchase for $1.00 per item.   The dance will be held in the gym.  Students with correct change will be called to the gym first. 

Event Date: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 2:00pm
09/08/2017 - 2:00pm
 
 
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Mid Term Reports Go Home

Mid Term Reports Go Home

Mid Term Grade Reports from each teacher will be sent home with students. 

Parents are encouraged to sign-up for Parent Portal.  Parents can email Mrs. Gibson requesting access codes for their child - kathyg@wcs.k12.va.us

Event Date: 
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
09/11/2017 - 3:00pm
 
FFA Livestock Judging

FFA Livestock Judging

Members of the FFA - Future Farmers or America Club - will visit the Washington County Fair and participate in Livestock Judging

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
09/12/2017 - 4:30pm
 
Volleyball vs Marion - Away

Volleyball vs Marion - Away

Our Volleyball team will travel to Marion.  Their game will begin at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/12/2017 - 5:00pm
 
TSA Parent Meeting

TSA Parent Meeting

Parents are invited to attend an introductory meeting for the TSA - Technology Student Association.  This will be held in the library.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
09/12/2017 - 6:30pm
 
 
Clubs Meet

Clubs Meet

Classes will operate on the Activity Day schedule.  Clubs will meet at 2:00 until 3:00. 

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
09/14/2017 - 2:00pm
 
Volleyball vs Chilhowie - Away

Volleyball vs Chilhowie - Away

Our volleyball team will travel to Chilhowie.  The game starts at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/14/2017 - 5:00pm
 
School Days at the Fair!

School Days at the Fair!

We will dismiss school 3 hours early on Sept. 15 for the 13th annual School Days at the Fair.  This year, students will visit 20 stations in the main building with community partners providing information.  For example, on Bears Paw Lane, our wildlife experts will be teaching students about various animal tracks.  On Penny Lane, New People's Bank will be sharing information about the importance of saving and will give students their own piggy bank.  Clinton Long will be doing a farrier demonstration on Blacksmith Trail.  Please encourage your students to attend.  Chick-Fil-A will again be our attendance award sponsor.

All Washington County students and employees will be admitted into the Fair for FREE from the hours of 12:00pm and 3:00pm

Event Date: 
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
09/15/2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
 
Three Hour Early Dismissal

Three Hour Early Dismissal

School will dismiss 3 hours early for School Days at the Fair.

Event Date: 
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:15pm
09/15/2017 - 12:15pm
 
 
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Football vs Scott Memorial - Home

Football vs Scott Memorial - Home

Our football team will play Scott Memorial at AHS.  The game will start at 5:30 p.m.

Event Date: 
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:30pm
09/18/2017 - 5:30pm
 
Volleyball vs Damascus - Home

Volleyball vs Damascus - Home

Our volleyball team will play Damascus Middle here at EBSMS.  The game will start at 5:00 p.m. and admission is $4.00. 

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/19/2017 - 5:00pm
 
 
VA Diner Peanut Sales Kick-Off

VA Diner Peanut Sales Kick-Off

Again this year, our PTA will be using Virginia Diner Peanuts as a fundraiser.  Our Kick-Off event will be held during Exploratory classes.  A representative from Virginia Diner Peanuts will meet with students to discuss the fundraiser.  This year we will be selling additional items.  The sales will continue into October and end on October 11th.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 8:15am
09/21/2017 - 8:15am
 
Two Hour Early Dismissal

Two Hour Early Dismissal

School will dismiss two hours early for Parent Conferences.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 1:15pm
09/21/2017 - 1:15pm
 
Parent Conferences

Parent Conferences

School will dismiss two hours early for Parent Conferences. 

Conferences will be held between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. and between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. 

Parents who wish to schedule a conference are asked to contact the Guidance Office at 739-3305.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
09/21/2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
 
Volleyball vs Northwood - Away

Volleyball vs Northwood - Away

Our Volleyball team will travel to Northwood Middle.  Their game will start at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/21/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Football vs Union - Home

Football vs Union - Home

Our football team will play Union at AHS.  Their game will start at 5:30 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:30pm
09/21/2017 - 5:30pm
 
Flu Vaccination Forms Due

Flu Vaccination Forms Due

The Mount Rogers Health District will offer flu vacinnations (shot only - no mist) for our students.  This will be free of charge and will occur in October here at EBSMS.  Parents must complete the Flu Vaccination Form and return those to EBSMS by Friday, September 22nd.  No forms can be accepted after this date. 

Students may bring the form to the office or their classroom teacher.

2017 Flu Vaccination Form.pdf

Event Date: 
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 8:15am
09/22/2017 - 8:15am
 
 
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Dress Up Day - Retro Day (dress from a different decade)

Dress Up Day - Retro Day (dress from a different decade)

It's Spirit Week!  In celebration of AHS Homecoming, we will have a variety of Dress Up Days.  Show your Falcon Spirit and dress up each day.

Monday is Retro Day - dress from a different decade

Tuesday is Twin Day - find a friend and dress alike

Wednesday is Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday is Jersey Day - wear your favorite sports jersey

Friday is Falcon Friday - wear your Falcon gear or navy and white

Please remember to follow dress code when dressing up. 

Also on Friday, we will operate on our Activity Day Schedule.  At 2:00 p.m. we will have a Pep Rally in the gym.

Event Date: 
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 8:15am
09/25/2017 - 8:15am
 
Dress Up Day - Twin Day

Dress Up Day - Twin Day

It's Spirit Week!  In celebration of AHS Homecoming, we will have a variety of Dress Up Days.  Show your Falcon Spirit and dress up each day.

Monday is Retro Day - dress from a different decade

Tuesday is Twin Day - find a friend and dress alike

Wednesday is Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday is Jersey Day - wear your favorite sports jersey

Friday is Falcon Friday - wear your Falcon gear or navy and white

Please remember to follow dress code when dressing up. 

Also on Friday, we will operate on our Activity Day Schedule.  At 2:00 p.m. we will have a Pep Rally in the gym.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 8:15am
09/26/2017 - 8:15am
 
Volleyball vs Wallace - Away

Volleyball vs Wallace - Away

Our Volleyball Team will travel to Wallace Middle School.  Their game will start at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/26/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Dress Up Day - Wacky Tacky Day

Dress Up Day - Wacky Tacky Day

It's Spirit Week!  In celebration of AHS Homecoming, we will have a variety of Dress Up Days.  Show your Falcon Spirit and dress up each day.

Monday is Retro Day - dress from a different decade

Tuesday is Twin Day - find a friend and dress alike

Wednesday is Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday is Jersey Day - wear your favorite sports jersey

Friday is Falcon Friday - wear your Falcon gear or navy and white

Please remember to follow dress code when dressing up. 

Also on Friday, we will operate on our Activity Day Schedule.  At 2:00 p.m. we will have a Pep Rally in the gym.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 8:15am
09/27/2017 - 8:15am
 
Careers Expo for 7th Grade

Careers Expo for 7th Grade

Seventh Grade students will have the opportunity to learn more about various career opportunities at the Careers Expo.  This will be held at the Washington County Fairgrounds. 

Half of the grade will enter the Expo at 8:50 a.m. and the other half at 9:05 a.m.  All students will be back to school in time for lunch. 

Students should dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 8:45am to 10:45am
09/27/2017 - 8:45am to 10:45am
 
Dress Up Day - Jersey Day (wear your favorite sports jersey)

Dress Up Day - Jersey Day (wear your favorite sports jersey)

It's Spirit Week!  In celebration of AHS Homecoming, we will have a variety of Dress Up Days.  Show your Falcon Spirit and dress up each day.

Monday is Retro Day - dress from a different decade

Tuesday is Twin Day - find a friend and dress alike

Wednesday is Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday is Jersey Day - wear your favorite sports jersey

Friday is Falcon Friday - wear your Falcon gear or navy and white

Please remember to follow dress code when dressing up. 

Also on Friday, we will operate on our Activity Day Schedule.  At 2:00 p.m. we will have a Pep Rally in the gym.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 8:15am
09/28/2017 - 8:15am
 
Volleyball vs Virginia Middle - Home

Volleyball vs Virginia Middle - Home

Our volleyball team will play Virginia Middle here at EBSMS.  The game will start at 5:00 p.m. and admission is $4.00. 

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
09/28/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Feed VA Day of Action

Feed VA Day of Action

Feed VA Day of Action, which will take place on Friday, September 29, 2017 is part of First Lady Dorothy McAuliffe’s Virginia Food Access Network and will help to raise awareness of organizations in Virginia working to increase food access in an effort to improve nutrition and end hunger.

The Washington County Child Nutrition Program will offer breakfast at no-cost to all students on the morning of Friday, September 29, 2017 as a part of this state wide initiative. The goal is to provide breakfast to as many students as possible throughout Virginia.

We also want to invite parents, grandparents, teachers, and other community members, to participate in breakfast that morning to help show their support.  (Please note that all adult meals will be at the regular breakfast price - $2.75.)

We are looking forward to a GREAT! Day on Friday September 29th.  We hope that you will come in and have breakfast with us too.

Parents are encouraged to park in the staff parking lot. 

Breakfast Flyer 2017 Middle-High.pdf

Event Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 7:30am to 8:15am
09/29/2017 - 7:30am to 8:15am
 
Dress Up Day - Falcon Friday

Dress Up Day - Falcon Friday

It's Spirit Week!  In celebration of AHS Homecoming, we will have a variety of Dress Up Days.  Show your Falcon Spirit and dress up each day.

Monday is Retro Day - dress from a different decade

Tuesday is Twin Day - find a friend and dress alike

Wednesday is Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday is Jersey Day - wear your favorite sports jersey

Friday is Falcon Friday - wear your Falcon gear or navy and white

Please remember to follow dress code when dressing up. 

Also on Friday, we will operate on our Activity Day Schedule.  At 2:00 p.m. we will have a Pep Rally in the gym.

Event Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 8:15am
09/29/2017 - 8:15am
 
Pep Rally

Pep Rally

It's Spirit Week!  In celebration of AHS Homecoming, we will have a variety of Dress Up Days.  Show your Falcon Spirit and dress up each day.

Monday is Retro Day - dress from a different decade

Tuesday is Twin Day - find a friend and dress alike

Wednesday is Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday is Jersey Day - wear your favorite sports jersey

Friday is Falcon Friday - wear your Falcon gear or navy and white

Please remember to follow dress code when dressing up. 

Also on Friday, we will operate on our Activity Day Schedule.  At 2:00 p.m. we will have a Pep Rally in the gym.

Event Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
09/29/2017 - 2:00pm