HERE COMES THE BUS MOBILE APP IS HERE
SEND YOUR CHILD TO THE BUS STOP AT THE RIGHT TIME, EVERY TIME.
The UCPS Transportation Department is launching Here Comes the Bus, a mobile app to help parent’s track their child’s bus.
The app is free and can be accessed through the Here Comes the Bus website or through the App Store or Google Play.
Click below for instructions for flyer information:
Creating a Here Comes the Bus Account:
Creating a Here Comes the Bus Mobile Account:
COMING SOON! NAVIANCE
Coming Soon!! Thanks to Naviance, a college and career readiness software available at no cost to UCPS families, students as young as 11 years old will soon be able to get a head start on planning for their future. Through Naviance, students identify their strengths, explore career interests and create education plans for high school and beyond. Read more: http://tinyurl.com/ycrssn36
UCPS SNAPSHOTSWelcome to UCPS Snapshots, the Union County Public Schools newsletter!Each month, we'll send you news about what's going on in our school district -- including everything from school board meetings to exciting news about our students and ways you can get involved with your community's schools.We depend greatly on the support of our local communities and businesses, and look forward to sharing news about our award-winning school district with you.Click below to access
MONROE MIDDLE SCHOOL COMMUNITY ELIGIBILITY PROGRAM
We are pleased to inform you that the Monroe Middle School will be implementing the Community Eligibility Program for the 2017-2018 school year, a new option available to schools participating in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs for the 2017-2018.
What does this mean for you and your children attending Monroe Middle School? All students enrolled in this particular school are eligible to receive a healthy breakfast and and lunch at school at no charge to your household each day of the 2017-2018 school year.
No further action is required of you. Your children will be able to participate in these meal programs without having to pay a fee or submit a meal application.
However, if your student transfers out of this school into a non-CEP school, you must complete an application on order for your children to be considered for free or reduced meals at his/her new school. Siblings who are not enrolled in this school must have an application completed for them in order to be considered for free or reduced meals at their age.
If you need further assistance please contact child nutrition at 704-296-3000.
MMS OPEN HOUSE 2017
Join us at open house of August 24th anytime between 4 PM and 6 PM.
Families will receive their scholar's schedule at this event and can enjoy walking your schedule and meeting your teachers. For your convenience you will also be able to purchase spirit wear or school uniform shirts. A parent support hub will be available for questions about schedules, the Health Science Academy, transportation, school nurse, records, and general questions. Finally, all students at Monroe Middle will receive free breakfast and lunch this school year. Students attending Monroe Middle do not need to complete lunch forms. We look forward to seeing you at Open House on August 24 between 4 and 6 PM. #TeamRedhawks #Allin
TEACHER WORKDAYS AND FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
August 16th through August 19th: Optional Teacher Workdays
August 21st through August 25th: Required Teacher Workdays
AUGUST 28TH: FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
SCHOOL TOOLS DRIVE
Please donate to our #9SchoolTools drive and help UCPS students have everything they need for a successful first day of school! Thank you for your support!!
School and community drop off locations are listed below:
Forest Hills High
Marvin Ridge Middle
Indian Trail Elementary
UCPS Transportation Department
Old Post Office
Huntington Learning Center (Weddington)
(Indian Trail, Monroe & Waxhaw branches)
Please remember that attendance is directly related to student achievement. We need every student at school each day in an effort to help students reach their full potential.
CHROMEBOOK REMINDERS FOR STUDENTS
It is important that all students bring their Chromebooks to school charged every school day
REMINDER PHOTO VIDEO RELEASE FORMS
All students are reminded to turn in the video/photo release forms that you should have already received. These forms must be signed in order for the school to be able to publish photos of you on the web site or facebook page. If you do not have a form see Mrs. Bost in the media center.