Featured Stories

  • Meet Our School Counselors

    Thank you to our School Counselors Mrs. Conway, Mrs. Lefko and Mrs. Manwell for supporting our students. They do an amazing job focusing on our students needs. Conway has been a school counselor fMrs. or 14 years. She has been at PRMS for 10 of those years! She lives here in the community with her husband and two children who attend Poplin. She loves reading, exercising, and spending time outside. She loves being a counselor because it gives her an opportunity every day to make a difference and she loves helping children. Mrs. Lefko has been a counselor for 5 years, with 4 of those here at PRMS. She lives in Matthews with her husband and two dogs and has two adult daughters that live in Charlotte. She loves to travel, discover new places and making crafts. Mrs. Lefko loves being a counselor, with all its daily challenges, and working with students to be happy and successful. Mrs. Manwell has been a counselor for 8 years, with 3 of those being at Porter Ridge. Before that, she was a teacher. She lives in Waxhaw with her husband, three sons, and her labrador. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling to new places, reading books, and all things Disney. She loves her students at Porter Ridge and enjoys watching them discover and pursue their passions and dreams.

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  • Chairs For Charity-Cancelled for this School Year

    Join us for the 11th annual PRMS Chairs for Charity event presented by the Visual Arts Dept. Mrs. Durbin and Mr. Kendrick's 8th grade art students hand paint beautiful chairs up for grabs in a silent auction benefiting 2 charities; American Cancer Society's Relay for Life of Union County and Cindy's Hope Chest of Indian Trail.

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  • Computer Science Education Week

    Porter Ridge MS participated Education Week Dec. 9th-13th. CSEW is an annual program that inspires students in K-12 to explore their interest in computer science. Students were given the opportunity to participate in several different computer education classes. Below is a highlight of activities that introduced students to computer science.

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  • Congratulations to Corrine Hart!

    Corrine Hart was selected as the Porter Ridge MS 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year!

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  • Peachjar Digital Flyers
    We have launched a new electronic flyer communication tool called Peachjar. To view school-approved digital flyers, simply click the Peachjar button on our website.

    peachjar button

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  • School Hours
    School hours are 8:45-3:45.  
    The earliest drop off is 8:00 and all students must be picked up by 4:00 unless participating in an approved afterschool activity.

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    Extra! Extra! Read All About It!
    Welcome to the new school year! Please sign up for our monthly e-newsletter  "The Pirate Periodical" so that you are able to stay up-to-date with the latest Pirate News!
    If you registered last year please re-register again this year.

    The Pirate Periodical

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  • PRMS Needs You!
    Please complete the UCPS Volunteer application in the link below and thank you for your support!
    Current volunteers: If you have volunteered with UCPS during the previous school year and wish to remain a volunteer, please sign into your account, make any edits if needed, and then click the submit tab at the bottom of the page.  This will renew your volunteer status. 

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  • PowerSchool Parent Portal
    The Parent Portal is now available! If you used the Parent Portal last year, then the log in will be the same. If you are new to Parent Portal, please stop by the front office with a photo id to obtain access information. Parent Portal allows parents to view student grades, teacher contact information and attendance records. 

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  • "Here Comes the Bus" App
    The “Here Comes the Bus” app allows real time location of a child’s bus, and can be downloaded on smartphones, tablets or computers. Parents must sign into the 'Here Comes the Bus' App or go to www.herecomesthebus.com to find your child's bus number, stop, and time.
    District/School Code: 74436

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  • 2019-2020 Dress Code
    Parents may reference the Porter Ridge Middle School dress code HERE. If you have any questions, please call the school at 704-225-7555.

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