October 2017

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Volleyball vs Glade Spring - Home

Volleyball vs Glade Spring - Home

Our volleyball team will play Glade Spring Middle School at home.  The game starts at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
10/03/2017 - 5:00pm
 
 
Fall Picture Retakes

Fall Picture Retakes

Students who wish to have their pictures retaken or may have been absent on the first picture day will have their pictures made.
 

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 8:30am
10/05/2017 - 8:30am
 
Volleyball vs Marion - AHS

Volleyball vs Marion - AHS

Our volleyball team will play Marion Middle here at EBSMS.  The game starts at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
10/05/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Football vs Damascus - Home

Football vs Damascus - Home

Our football team will play Damascus Middle at home (AHS) at 5:30 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
10/05/2017 - 5:30pm
 
6th Grade Field Trip to Farm

6th Grade Field Trip to Farm

Our entire sixth grade will travel to the Johnson Dairy Farm in Glade Spring.  The annual farm field trip will introduce students to a variety of conservation efforts.  Students are reminded to wear walking shoes and bring their lunch.

 

2017 Farm Field Trip.pdf

Event Date: 
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 8:30am
10/06/2017 - 8:30am
 
 
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Tape A Teacher

Tape A Teacher

Participate in our fundraiser to Tape A Teacher to the wall.  A $1 donation buys a yard of tape.  The teacher will be duct taped on Friday, October 13th during all three lunch periods.  Donations will be collected during lunch.

Check out Mr. Hilt from last year's fundraiser. 

Mr.HiltTaped.jpg

Event Date: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 8:15am to Friday, October 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
10/09/2017 - 8:15am to 10/13/2017 - 12:30pm
 
 
Volleyball vs Chilhowie - Home

Volleyball vs Chilhowie - Home

Our volleyball team will play Chilhowie here at EBSMS.  The game will start at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
10/09/2017 - 5:00pm
 
Volleyball vs Damascus - Away

Volleyball vs Damascus - Away

Our volleyball team will travel to Damascus Middle.  Their game will begin at 5:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
10/10/2017 - 5:00pm
 
2 Hour Early Dismissal

2 Hour Early Dismissal

Students will dismiss 2 hours early for a teacher workday. 

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 1:15pm
10/11/2017 - 1:15pm
 
End of the First Nine Weeks Grading Period

End of the First Nine Weeks Grading Period

Report cards will be sent home on October 18th. 

Parents may request Parent Portal access by emailing Mrs. Gibson - kathyg@wcs.k12.va.us

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 3:30pm
10/11/2017 - 3:30pm
 
Highlands Honor Choir @ AHS

Highlands Honor Choir @ AHS

Choral students will be participating in the Highlands Honor Choir at Abingdon High School.  This is an all day event.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 8:30am
10/12/2017 - 8:30am
 
Clubs Meet

Clubs Meet

Our October Club meetings will be held on the 12th.  We will operate on the Activity Day Schedule with clubs starting at 2:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
10/12/2017 - 2:00pm
 
Football vs Central - Away

Football vs Central - Away

The football team will travel to Central to play.  Their game will start at 5:30 p.m.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:30pm
10/12/2017 - 5:30pm
 
Student Flu Vaccination

Student Flu Vaccination

Students who returned the necessary paperwork will receive their flu vaccinations at 8:30 a.m.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 8:30am
10/13/2017 - 8:30am
 
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Football vs Richlands - Away

Football vs Richlands - Away

The football team will travel to Richlands to play.  The cheerleaders will also attend.  The game will start at 5:30 p.m.

Event Date: 
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
10/16/2017 - 5:30pm
 
Chorus Rehearsal

Chorus Rehearsal

There is an after school rehearsal for 7th and 8th grade Chorus members on Tuesday, October 17th until 4:15pm

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 3:30pm
10/17/2017 - 3:30pm
 
PTA Meeting - Showcase of Talent

PTA Meeting - Showcase of Talent

Everyone is invited to attend our October PTA meeting.  This month's program will be "Showcase of Talent."  Various clubs will talk about their activities.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
10/17/2017 - 7:00pm
 
VA Diner Peanut Sales End

VA Diner Peanut Sales End

The PTA VA Diner Peanut sales will end on October 18.  Please send all order forms to the main office.  Orders can also be placed online at www.minkco.com.  Click on the Seller’s tab and create an account.  The code for EBSMS is 173994800.  Online has more than the printed order forms.  You can order candles, jewelry, wrapping paper, etc.  

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 3:30pm
10/18/2017 - 3:30pm
 
Report Cards Go Home

Report Cards Go Home

Students will bring home their reports cards.  If you do not receive one, please contact your child's teacher. 

Parents may also request ParentPortal access by emailing Mrs. Gibson at kathyg@wcs.k12.va.us

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 3:45pm
10/18/2017 - 3:45pm
 
Earthquake Drill

Earthquake Drill

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:19 a.m. on October 19* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills!

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:15am
10/19/2017 - 10:15am
 
FFA Quizbowl Practice

FFA Quizbowl Practice

The FFA will be attending the Washington County Federation FFA Quizbowl Contest on November 9, 2017 at Wallace Middle School.  Students must come to at least 2 practices to be prepared for the contest.  Practices will be on October 19, 24, 26 and November 2, 7 after school until 4:30pm.  Alternative times can be arranged for those students that have after school activities.  Students should come to the agriscience room at the dismissal bell at the end of school on November 9.  FFA members will ride over to WMS for the contest which starts at 4:00PM.  Please have your rides pick you up at E.B. Stanley Middle School at 5:30PM.  Students should wear an FFA t-shirt or hoodie as well as other school appropriate clothing.  There is no cost for the contest.  If there are any questions, please email Mrs. Shortt at rshortt@wcs.k12.va.us.  The permission slip is due to Mrs. Shortt by November 2, 2017.

Field trip permission form quizbowl CDE.pdf

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:30pm
10/19/2017 - 3:30pm
 
 
 
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Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week

 

Event Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 8:15am to Friday, October 27, 2017 - 3:45pm
10/23/2017 - 8:15am to 10/27/2017 - 3:45pm
 
 
Dress Up Day - Wear Red

Dress Up Day - Wear Red

Monday wear red clothing to show your support for Red Ribbon Week and your decision to remember “Your Future is the Key, So Stay Drug Free.”

Event Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 8:00am
10/23/2017 - 8:00am
 
Football vs Chilhowie - Home

Football vs Chilhowie - Home

The football team will take on Chilhowie Middle school at home (AHS).  The game will strat at 5:30 p.m.
 

Event Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:30pm
10/23/2017 - 5:30pm
 
Dress Up Day - Wear Slippers

Dress Up Day - Wear Slippers

Tuesday wear slippers to remind us not to slip into bad decisions. Remember you must have athletic shoes for PE and recess.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 8:00am
10/24/2017 - 8:00am
 
FFA Quizbowl Practice

FFA Quizbowl Practice

The FFA will be attending the Washington County Federation FFA Quizbowl Contest on November 9, 2017 at Wallace Middle School.  Students must come to at least 2 practices to be prepared for the contest.  Practices will be on October 19, 24, 26 and November 2, 7 after school until 4:30pm.  Alternative times can be arranged for those students that have after school activities.  Students should come to the agriscience room at the dismissal bell at the end of school on November 9.  FFA members will ride over to WMS for the contest which starts at 4:00PM.  Please have your rides pick you up at E.B. Stanley Middle School at 5:30PM.  Students should wear an FFA t-shirt or hoodie as well as other school appropriate clothing.  There is no cost for the contest.  If there are any questions, please email Mrs. Shortt at rshortt@wcs.k12.va.us.  The permission slip is due to Mrs. Shortt by November 2, 2017.

Field trip permission form quizbowl CDE.pdf

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
10/24/2017 - 3:30pm
 
Fall Chorus Concert

Fall Chorus Concert

Join us for our annual Fall Chorus Concert.  This will be held in the theatre and will begin at 7:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
10/24/2017 - 7:00pm
 
Dress Up Day - Wear Something Positive

Dress Up Day - Wear Something Positive

Wednesday wear a shirt or sweatshirt that represents something positive you can do instead of drugs. 

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 8:00am
10/25/2017 - 8:00am
 
Dress Up Day - Wear Boots

Dress Up Day - Wear Boots

Thursday wear boots to remind you to give drugs and alcohol “the boot!” Remember you must have athletic shoes for PE and recess.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 8:00am
10/26/2017 - 8:00am
 
FFA Quizbowl Contest

FFA Quizbowl Contest

The FFA will be attending the Washington County Federation FFA Quizbowl Contest on November 9, 2017 at Wallace Middle School.  Students must come to at least 2 practices to be prepared for the contest.  Practices will be on October 19, 24, 26 and November 2, 7 after school until 4:30pm.  Alternative times can be arranged for those students that have after school activities.  Students should come to the agriscience room at the dismissal bell at the end of school on November 9.  FFA members will ride over to WMS for the contest which starts at 4:00PM.  Please have your rides pick you up at E.B. Stanley Middle School at 5:30PM.  Students should wear an FFA t-shirt or hoodie as well as other school appropriate clothing.  There is no cost for the contest.  If there are any questions, please email Mrs. Shortt at rshortt@wcs.k12.va.us.  The permission slip is due to Mrs. Shortt by November 2, 2017.

Field trip permission form quizbowl CDE.pdf

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
10/26/2017 - 3:30pm
 
Dress Up Day - Wear Blue and White

Dress Up Day - Wear Blue and White

Friday wear blue and white to show the importance of your education.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 8:00am
10/27/2017 - 8:00am
 
Students vs Faculty Volleyball Matches

Students vs Faculty Volleyball Matches

Students vs Faculty Volleyball

We will have 3 matches to allow all students the opportunity to watch.

8th Grade - 12:00 p.m.

7th Grade - 1:00 p.m.

6th Grade - 2:00 p.m.

The PTA will be selling refreshments in the main hall (in front of the office). All items will be only $1. each.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
10/27/2017 - 12:00pm
 
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