• Kudos:

    Apex Friendship MS hosted the District 8 Board Advisory Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 18. A big THANK YOU to AFMS PTSA and parents: Melissa Romans, Whitney Ludlow, Christine Rooney, Melissa Timm, Amy Carter, Valerie Headlee, and Michele Vondauber for organizing, setting-up, and serving the dinner meal, as well as volunteering their time for this event.  We greatly appreciate it.

    To the group of parents who attended the Coffee and Conversations event with the AFMS Admin Team.  As always, we appreciate your feedback and insight on the things that are going well and areas where we can make improvements. We really appreciate your time.

     

    Upcoming Events/Announcements:

    Attention 8th Grade Parents: -As a reminder, the first deposit of $15, a signed permission form, and a signed behavior contract are due this Tuesday, November 26th.   You can pay online for convenience, but cash and checks made payable to Apex Friendship Middle School are also welcome.   If you need a new copy of the permission form or behavior contract, all field trip documents can be found under the 8th Grade Tab of our school website.  The Online Payment System is also accessible through the same website.  

    We do not want our students to miss out on this wonderful education experience.   If you have any questions, please contact the 8th Grade AP - Mr. David Turley or the 8th Grade Team Lead, Mrs. Lindsey Evans. We look forward to a wonderful trip with our Chargers!

    Save the date- The Book Fair is Coming!!!

    Book Fair dates: December 2nd-6th

    Shopping hours: 7:45-3:15

    Special activities: The Book Fair will also be open during Winter-Palooza on Saturday, December 7th from 9:00-3:00!

    Introducing Book Fair eWallet!  Let your child shop the Fair cash-free with our NEW digital payment option.  Learn more on our Book Fair homepage and get started creating an account:

    http://www.scholastic.com/bf/apexfriendshipmiddleschool

    If you are unable to attend the Fair in person, you can shop online.  Our Online Fair is available from November 21st to December 4th.

    We need volunteers!  Please sign up to help at:

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F48ABAD2AA64-afms1

    We look forward to seeing you and your family at our Book Fair!  Happy reading!

    Reminders: Please take a moment over the next several days to look at your child's agenda.  The 2nd quarter behavior card is stapled in the agenda and students should have their homework assignments written down as well.  You can also see where your child spends his/her time during Smartblock based on the stamps.

    Upcoming Events:

    • Thanksgiving Break: November 27th-29th
    • Band Concert – December 4th
    • December 2nd - December 6th:  Book Fair

     

    AFMS PTSA News

    Spirit Week at Five Below in Apex – now thru Saturday!!

    Bring your flyer and shop any day this week!

    Need to download the flyer? Here’s the link: https://tinyurl.com/u3cjon7

    Volunteer Opportunities

    Winter-Palooza help - https://tinyurl.com/ubj4y3z

    Book Fair help - https://tinyurl.com/v2f9swy

     

    Alice in Wonderland Jr

    Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming performances of Alice in Wonderland Jr! Show dates and times are 12/12 7:00pm, 12/13 7:00pm, 12/14 2:00pm, 12/14 7:00pm. Purchase your reserved seating tickets for $5 each at: https://tinyurl.com/u2plzac

    AIW

    AFMS PTSA Winter-Palooza, Saturday 12/7 9am-3pm

    Check out the event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/713903359082703/

    Our vendor list, food trucks, & sponsors have been announced. RSVP to the event to get all the up to date information.

    You can still reserve poinsettias & wreaths to pick up at the event here: https://tinyurl.com/y2zucs74

    Become a member:  https://tinyurl.com/y6ykngap       

    Smart Start Fundraiser: Currently at $9495. Goal is $15,000. https://tinyurl.com/y3enz7gk 

     Website: http://www.afmsptsa.org     

    Sign up for our monthly newsletter: https://www.afmsptsa.org/newsletter.html#/  

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AFMSChargersPTSA/

    Twitter: @AFMSPTSA

    Email: afmsptsa@gmail.com

     

    Upcoming Meetings

    Board Meeting (all welcome): Monday, December 9th @ 6pm    

    General Meeting: Monday, January 13th @ 6pm

    Topics: Winter Events Review, What’s coming in the Spring, Nomination Committee 

     

    In Sports News:

     

    Girls Basketball

    Congratulations to the boys who made the 2019-20 boys basketball team! We wish these student athletes and Coach Rice a successful season.

     

    Basketball Games-Monday, Nov. 25, 2019-AFMS Girls and Boys basketball game against Reedy Creek MS @Reedy Creek MS.

     

    Go Chargers!