AFMS Staff and Students-we are super proud to be one of 119 top-performing schools in NC in 2018-19 and 1 of 16 schools in WCPSS. A big SHOUT OUT to our students for their hard work and the teachers who helped them learn and grow.
To our very own 8th grade ELA teacher, Ms. Rebecca Rosales, for being the prize winner of the Gold Star Teacher of the Month from 947QDR and Crossroads Ford Cary. For more information about the event, please see our Twitter Page.
AFMS Student Council 2019-20 Information - Monday, September 9th, is the last day Student Council is accepting applications. Applications can be completed electronically at https://bit.ly/2L7UMQb. Students chosen as representatives will be notified Tuesday morning in homeroom. Student Council's first meeting will be Thursday, September 12th from 3 to 5pm.
Communication-Thank you to the parents who attended our parent focus group in August. Communication was discussed and we are making efforts to ensure parents are well informed:
-Please make sure you have PowerSchool account to view your child’s grades
-Please visit our school’s website often to access information pertaining to school events and deadlines
-Please read your child’s weekly team and grade level newsletters
-Please visit teacher websites for specific information around core and elective classes
-Please follow us on twitter to see posts about the many “cool” things happening in our school.
Need to Contact Your Child’s Teacher? -Go to our school website.
-click on your child’s grade level
-click your child’s team (6th and 7th grade) and 8th grade as a team
What will you find? (a) team or grade level newsletters (b) Individual teacher names, emails, and websites. https://www.wcpss.net/apexfriendshipms
Need Math Help or Information? Go to our school website.
-find the parent tab at the top of the page
-click math K-12
-click on middle or high school levels
-click middle school math
-find your child’s math course
What will you find there?
Unit overviews and summaries, unit overview videos, unit vocabulary, unit extra practice, homework resources for families along with lessons, standards, learning targets, and additional resources. https://www.wcpss.net/apexfriendshipms
Yearbook Information- Order your AFMS Yearbook at the LOWEST PRICE of the school year today! The cost is $35 and can be purchased online at www.jostensyearbook.com. "
We Need YOU-Dear Parents, our Career Development Coordinator, Ms. Guinn, who we share with the High School next door, is planning career activities for the school year. We would love for you to volunteer as a Guest Speaker for our Career Fairs, for Career Cafe or in our classrooms about your career. We are also growing our Business Alliance that we share with the High School as well and seeking Parents to join us, who own or represent a business, no matter how small or large. The details are in this Survey...please take a minute to fill this out: (also found on our school's website under "Our School")
IN PTSA NEWS:
The PTSA needs YOU (yes, you)! If you haven’t already, please become a member for the 2019-20 school year. Also consider sponsoring a teacher’s membership. You can do it all right online @ buff.ly/2KOggmf
In Sports News: Go Chargers!
Please come out and support our student athletes:
Sept. 18-Volley and Soccer against Reedy Creek @AFMS.
Sept. 19- Football-AFMS Charger against Reedy Creek Middle @ AFMS