Tuesday Memo & Calendar
SUMMER IS COMING!!!!!
It may seem impossible but summer will be here before we know it. If you would like to know about summer programs available specifically for middle school students please check out the FRYSC webpage through MMS home page for links to camps or contact Mrs. Blackman at the FRYSC (859)381-3539, firstname.lastname@example.org Many camps offer scholarships but early registration is required!
Congratulations again to Theodore Ehrenborg and Kyrsten Myrup for advancing to State Finals in Academic Team. We wish you the best of luck! I know you both will do well.
MMS LOST AND FOUND
Our custodial staff have placed lost and found items by the front office. Please stop by and claim what might belong to your family. All lost and found items that remain unclaimed are donated to the Lexington Women’s Clothing Center to be redistributed to students in need.
8th Grade Language students: The STAMP test is being offered to possibly earn one high school elective credit for World Language. Click here for more information about registration and cost.
Henry Clay High School: March 15 & 22, 8 am and 10:30 am each day
Lafayette High School: April 24, 4:30 pm
Order your yearbook soon. You may use this order form and turn it in to Mrs. Knight. Yearbooks can also be ordered online at www.jostensyearbooks.com.
ReplayIt and Time Capsule
Jostens ReplayIt and Time Capsule are our yearbook’s digital companions. ReplayIt.com is the school’s home for the photos of the year. The entire school community can upload and view photos on the site, creating a fun and interactive experience. Read more about how to participate.
Morton Apparel Available
You can order a big variety of personalized Morton apparel from MyLocker. Check out the great variety of clothing and hats that are available!!
MORTON MIDDLE SCHOOL’S NO IDLING CAMPAIGN!
We are asking that parents and guardians picking up their students after school to turn off your cars.
Dress Code 2013-14
Dress for Success exemplifies our dress code policy. Please keep the guidelines in mind when you are shopping for your school clothes.
Be sure to call the attendance office @ 381-3535 every day if your child is absent. Also please send a note within 3 days of their return to school.
Notice About Your Change In Address
Please contact Ms. Hufnagel or call her at 859-381-3540 if you have changed your address or phone number. If you have a change of address you must bring in a new proof of residence.
Morton Bell Schedule
The bell schedule for Morton varies by grade level. Click here to view the bell schedule.
NEW!! Grade Reporting Periods Update
When does each grading period end? When will report cards be sent home? See the Grade Reporting Periods calendar.
AR Quiz Information:
Use this link to search the company’s database for available quizzes. If they have a quiz for the title in which you’re interested, then you’ll have access to that quiz at school. This is the link for AR's databases. Double check author and title to make sure you have an exact match.
AR quizzes may only be taken at school.
Students interested in trying out for the Morton girls and boys track team needs to turn in a current KHSAA sports physical to Coach Gill or Coach Melloan by Thursday, March 13. Sports physicals are good for one year. Students also must have a 2.5 GPA for the 3rd nine weeks in order to be eligible for the team. Tryouts will begin on Monday, March 17. The informational meeting previously scheduled for March 3 will now be held on Monday, March 10 after school until 5:30. Attendance is very important for all students that are interested in trying out.
Morton Boys Basketball 2014
Congratulations to the 2014 Boys Basketball Team!! Come and watch the Lady Mustangs play. 2014 Boys Basketball Game Schedule (revised)
MMS at Crawford: Feb. 24, 5:30, at Crawford
Student Clubs and Activities
Students are encouraged to become involved in Morton's extra-curricular activities. (Click on link to see listing.) Contact the sponsor of each activity by clicking on the Staff link at the top of Morton's homepage to get the teacher's email address or by calling the sponsor.
All students wishing to try out for a sport, cheerleading or dance team must have a completed sports physical physician form on file before they will be allowed to try out.
Sports Physical Physician Form