Principal's Weekly Message

Posted by Lynne Dodd on 2/14/2021

Good Afternoon EM3 Families, 


Happy Valentine’s day to everyone in our EM3 community. We are looking forward to this three day school week ahead and want to ensure that everyone is aware of what to expect this week as they navigate virtual, remote, and in person instruction. 


Monday 2/15 - Track Out Day - No School


Tuesday 2/16 - Teacher Workday - No School


Important: Complete a Meal Benefits Application by Feb. 26, 2021 -

Meals will still be free for all students through June 2021 but we still need you to complete a meal benefits application to be eligible for this extra funding next year. 

Complete an application online at Paper applications can be requested by calling 919-588-3535. 

Plan B Transition Families - Students assigned to Track 2/B are scheduled to return on February 17th, 18th and 19th for in person instruction. and will then engage in remote learning until their next track in period.


Track 3/B will return February 22nd, 23rd, 25th, and 26th, and then engage in remote instruction until their next track in period.


Track 4/C will return to campus for in person instruction the week of March 1st.


**Returning Rotations - please remember that carpool runs from 7:00 AM until 7:25 AM. Daily Instruction will begin at 7:30 AM each morning for our in person learners. 


Our face to face instruction will end at 2:15 PM each day. Carpool will begin at 2:15 PM and run until 2:35 PM. 


Virtual Academy Families - Will remain Virtual for the rest of the school year.


Transportation Update:  If you have not done so already, please complete the following two steps to ensure that your student(s) are assigned bus transportation in time for their return to school:

Click here to complete the Bus Attestation Form. You'll need to complete one for each child. The transportation department will not assign your child(ren) to a bus without this step being completed.

Attention 8th Grade Families:  It's that time!  We are going to be preparing your 8th grade student for their transition to high school over the next few months.  


Please view the rising 9th grade high school registration website for important information including upcoming dates, high school information sessions hosted by your student's assigned high school, high school 9th grade course offering sheets, and more.  


MIDDLE SCHOOL SPORTS UPDATE:  The Boys and Girls Basketball season has been moved to May.  Any student who is interested in participating in afterschool Football, girls soccer, volleyball, or cheerleading at East Millbrook please click on the link below and fill out the google form.  This is open to all grade levels (6th, 7th, 8th), Plan B and Virtual Academy students.  


You must be logged into your Wake ID in order to complete the form. All students must have an up to date physical and have their parent/guardian register them online in order to participate.  An interest form for additional sports will be sent at a later date.


Interest Form:


Online Registration (Completed by Parent/Guardian) Welcome | East Millbrook Middle School 2020-2021 Athletic Registration | Wake County


Dreambox/Lexia Winners - Click Here

All our Best,

  1. Aaron Marcin

Lead Learner/Principal

East Millbrook Magnet Middle

The Academy of Visual and Performing Arts