Jer Dunalp Visits Marvin Ridge Middle
Parents please join us on October 23rd at 6:30 in the main gym to listen to our guest speaker, Jer Dunlap, as he speaks about Parenting the Snapchat Generation. He will spend the day with us speaking to our students and has saved the evening to speak with you.
He will be addressing topics such as:
Plus much, much more!
Don't forget to RSVP at the google form below!https://goo.gl/forms/7MUWrUxHmqLI255p2
Union County Public Schools is pleased to introduce Read with U, our new community-based reading initiative that pairs elementary students with community members like you.
Sign up to be a reading buddy this school year and spend 30 minutes per week reading with a first-grade student. If your business or organization would like to help students with reading, stay tuned for information about TutorMate, which will be introduced this fall at Title I elementary schools.
Read with U is easy as 1-2-3
Ready to sign up to be a reading buddy? Click here to start your volunteer application.
For more information, visit our website or contact your school’s volunteer coordinator.
According to Carolina School Hub, Marvin Ridge Middle School is ranked #5 out of 133 middle schools in the Charlotte metro region and #11 out of 700 middle schools in the state. There are just two traditional/non-charter/non-magnet schools in the Charlotte metro area which rank above us, and only three traditional/non-charter/non-magnet schools in the state which rank above us. WOW! Everyone on this team is to be commended for that stellar news. Here’s a link with the full rankings:http://www.carolinaschoolhub.com/best-middle-schools-charlotte-nc.cfm.
The Duke TIP Program is currently open to interested families for the following programs:
In order for students to qualify he/she must have either a 95% or above on the EOG's OR a 125 or above on the Inview/IQ test. These scores cannot be more than 2 years old. Please see the link provided for additional information. For more information on qualifying criteria and the enrollment process please visit this link www.tip.duke.edu
Any additional questions can be answered by calling their information line at 919-668-9100.
Parent feedback has shown the desire of some parents to have a list of the textbooks which are used to supplement instruction at MRMS. Attached you will find such a link. Please contact your child’s teacher(s) with any questions. As always, thank you for your support of your child and Marvin Ridge Middle School.
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Jer Dunlap Parent Speaker
12:45 PM Early Release Day
10:15 AM - 11:40 AM 8th Chorus Performance PIT
12:40 PM - 2:05 PM 7th Chorus Performance PIT
7:15 PM - 8:15 PM Halloween Band Concert - Cafeteria
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6th Grade Harvest Social - Gym
8:40 AM - 3:40 PM 6th Grade Field Trip - Camp Thunderbird
The 6th grade students at MRMS can count on many fun activities throughout the school year to help enhance and solidify the concepts they have learned. FACEing Math, Marcy Cook Tiles, VersaTiles, IXL, and Math 24 are a few of the activities they’re most familiar with, but one of their favorite activities is embarking on a Scavenger Hunt!