Thank you to Ms. Morey and Ms. Guinn for planning a career truck fair for our 6th graders. We had 12 trucks that participated in the event.
Spirit week was a lot of fun this week, thank you to all the students and staff who participated!
Thank you to our wonderful PTSA who organized a catered lunch for our staff on Thursday. Lunch was provided by Wolgin Real Estate Group, and it was delish!
Quarter 2 Grading Plan Update:
Students scoring below a 70% on any major assessment will have the opportunity to complete the PLT selected grade recovery plan. Students who are retaking the assessment can earn a maximum score of 70% after completing the assessment can earn a maximum score of 70% after completing the grade recovery option. PLTs will determine the timeline for grade recovery completion.
This plan will be put in place for Quarter 2. You can view the full Grading Policy here.
If you have any questions, please reach out to your grade level administrator.
Picture Make-Up/Retake Day:
Veterans Day Celebration:
Our second annual Veterans Day Celebration is just around the corner.
Parents, siblings, and/or grandparents of our students that are Veterans or currently serve in the military are invited to the attend the event scheduled for Friday, November 8th, at 8:10 AM in the gymnasium.
Please RSVP to the event at tinyurl.com/AFMSvetsRSVP by November 4, 2019.
All families that RSVP will receive follow-up information from Mrs. Evans (email@example.com) on November 5th.
Report Cards go home Friday November 8th
No School November 11th – Veterans Day
8th Grade Parents: There will be an optional informational interest meeting for our 8th Grade Field Trip to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, November 12 at 6:00pm in the auditorium.
AFMS PTSA NEWS:
Yumraiser at Panera in Holly Springs on Thursday, 11/7 4-8pm
Coming later this month…
Spirit Week at Five Below in Apex – Dates TBD
Lew Wilson Art
Lew Wilson created a beautiful rendering of our school that you can purchase as a print or an ornament (can also be personalized). And from 11/4-11/8 Lew Wilson Art will donate 50% of all sales back to AFMS PTSA. ALL website purchases, not just the school prints and ornaments. After 11/8 the AFMS PTSA will get 20% of our School Print and Ornament Sales. Use Code: AFMS at checkout www.lewwilsonart.com
AFMS PTSA Winter-Palooza, Saturday 12/7 9am-3pm
Local Vendors, Student Performances, Food Trucks. Poinsettia and Wreath Sales and many other activities! Free Swag bags to the first 100 attendees and Hourly Door Prizes!!
Become a member: https://tinyurl.com/y6ykngap
Smart Start Fundraiser: Currently at $8683. Goal is $15,000. https://tinyurl.com/y3enz7gk
Sign up for our monthly newsletter: https://www.afmsptsa.org/newsletter.html#/
Board Meeting (all welcome): Monday, November 4th @ 6pm
General Meeting: Monday, January 13th @ 6pm
November 14 (BOTH 7th & 8th Grade) *1st Cut will be at the end of practice*
November 19 (Both Grades) *Last Cut will be at the end of practice on the 19th*
11/4: Girls soccer and volleyball home against Holly Ridge