Today for lunch we are serving beef stroganoff, green beans and rolls. On the menu for tomorrow is pizza and salad bar.
Attention 6/7/8 grade students: The deadline for the Italian Sodas will be this Friday so we can buy supplies. You can choose between peach or strawberry. Turn in your tokens into your Language Arts teacher.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, we would like to host a "Get Your Pink On" day district wide. The date is this FRIDAY! Please wear pink in support of this day. THINK PINK!
Volleyball and Football have away games vs. Heppner at Heppner Junior/Senior High School.The bus will leave at 1:15 and games start at 4:00 pm. Football and volleyball players will have sport pictures on Tuesday, October 23rd at 3:30 pm. Picture money can be given directly to the photographer.
The School Store for 6/7/8 is coming! It will be in the modular on the playground.
6th graders will have an opportunity to visit the School Store on Tuesdays during your lunch recess, beginning Tuesday, October 23rd.
7th and 8th graders will have an opportunity to visit the School Store on Thursdays during your lunch recess beginning Thursday, October 25th.
To start with the 6/7/8 School Store will have items like pens pencils, earbuds and snacks.
The school store for our 4th and 5th graders will be moved to the modular as well. Our 4th graders' School Store day will be on Tuesdays during their morning recess, and our 5th graders' day to visit the school store will be on Thursdays during their morning recess. A big thank you to Mrs. Harris for volunteering to run our store each week!! If you see her, be sure to thank her.
Middle school boys' basketball will start on Monday, October 29th at 3:30 pm. You can sign up for the team in PE with Mr. Funderburk.
Registration for the Athena-Weston Youth Boys Basketball Program is now available. The program will kick off with skills assessment nights on Wednesday, October 24th and Thursday, November 1st at the Weston Middle School from 6 to 8 p.m. Practices will begin on or after November 1st. The program is open to all boy grades 3rd -6th and costs $35 per athlete to participate. Registration forms are available at the office and are due, along with the registration fee, by November 1st. The registration forms and fees can be turned into your child’s office at any time between now and November 1st. Forms can also be turned in at one of the skills assessment nights, but are required prior to any student participating in the program. Additionally, the Boys Basketball Directors will host open gyms for all boys Grades K-6th on October 8th and October 15th at the Weston Middle School. For Grades K-2nd grade, the open gyms will be at 6 p.m. For Grades 3rd – 6th the open gyms will be at 7 p.m. See you there!
We will be having our pep assembly today during 9th period. You will go to your 9th period class for attendance and then your teacher will walk you down to the gym. There is no cost to get in for the first pep assembly.
Phones may not be out during school hours. Phone need to be turned off and put away upon entry into the building at 7:45 am until you are dismissed from class at the end of the day.
Students, you may NOT have open liquids of any kind in your locker. Only closed containers may be kept in your locker for your lunch.
Conference Schedule: Conferences are October 26th from 8:00-11:45, October 30th from 4:00-8:00 and November 1st from 4:00-8:00. Please call the school if you would like to schedule a conference for your student. The book fair will be running from October 26th through November 1st in the library.
Potato Show tickets were distributed to the 4th & 5th grades students. Ticket packets are available in the office for any 6/7/8 graders who would like to sell. As a student incentive to sell, every $10 worth of tickets sold will earn a student a $1 credit towards raffle tickets that they can put in to win something themselves. So they can either enter a ticket towards the $1 raffle items or save them up and enter into the $5 raffles. (Pssst..on the $5 raffle table there is a hover board and Seahawk tickets.) Also, the highest ticket seller in each grade will win Fortnite credits or movie tickets! If parents or students have any questions they can message the Weston Middle School Parent Group on Facebook or call/text Alecia Angell at 541-922-8450.
The Annual Helix Halloween Dance for out 6/7/8 grade students is coming up on Friday, October 26th from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The cost to get in is $1.00 IF you are wearing a costume, or $2.00 without a costume. There will be a costume contest with the following categories:
If your parent would like to chaperone, please have them call the office at 541-566-3848 to sign up and get a background form to fill out. We will need 4 chaperones. Everyone has to ride the bus to the dance and return back on the bus. The bus schedule is as follows: Depart time from Weston will be 6:30 pm and depart time from Athena will be 6:45 pm. We will be arriving back to Athena at 10:20 pm and back to Weston at 10:35 pm. Students who would like to attend MUST have their permission slip turned into the office by the end of the day on Tuesday, October 23rd. If you are failing any classes, you will not be able to attend the dance. Grades and a behavior report will be pulled at 3:30 on Tuesday, October 23rd. Students may not have any major referrals between October 11th and the Halloween Dance and no more than 2 minor referrals. You are representing our school so it is important that we know you can be safe, respectful and responsible. It is a privilege to be invited and therefore we are requiring grade and behavior eligibility. Please stop by the office if you need a permission slip.