September 19 Announcements

Letters of interests regarding being an NJHS officer are due to Mrs. Gingras tomorrow Friday, September 20th.  The verification portion of the Parent Letter and dues are due to Mrs. Colley by Wednesday, September 25th.
7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google Form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the Interest Meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/  There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.

Debate team tryouts will be today.  Students should report to B-14 immediately after school. Parents should pick up at 4:00PM at door 3. 

Congratulations to the new members of the OMMS Scholars Bowl Teams! 

6th grade team:  Sheridan A, Greyson B, Daniel C, Brandon C, William H, Elizabeth H, Mya W, Rob W

7th grade team:  Rachel C, Katie C, Isaac F, EunSong L, Taylor M, Megan P, Abby S, Rachel W

8th grade team: Eliza B, Bradley E, Micah M, Gray H, John L, Jennifer L, Morgan S, Evan P, Abby M 

OMMS PTO is looking for businesses to sponsor our school!  For $250, your company logo will be featured on the OMMS Life Facebook page (which has over 900 followers!) all year long and your company information will be distributed in a school-wide list serve email.  Our partnership allows for extremely targeted advertising to almost 1,100 students and their families!  Please turn in the attached form and your donation to the front office to show your support of OMMS students and teachers!

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

Good luck to our football teams as they play Simmons tonight at home! 

Come and support the 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams at their last home game of the season on Monday, September 23rd against Berry! Make a poster for the game and/or dress in school spirit (face paint, red/white/blue clothes) and you will get free admission to the games! 7th grade plays at 5p.m. and 8th grade plays at 6p.m. See you there! 

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Oak Mountain Girls Basketball League is now Open.  Registration for girls in the 2nd-6th grades is now open through our web site www.omgb.org or by paper copy.  Please email Coach Noel if you need a form or have any questions at jnoel@shelbyed.org  Early registration coast:  $100; after October 30th cost is $125.  Evaluation/Placement Date: October 30, 2019 at OMMS 7:00-8:00pm 2nd-4th graders; 8:00-9:00pm 5th-6th graders.   Practices will begin November 5th, mainly held on Tuesdays.  Our first game will be Saturday, December 7th.   77th  

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September 18 Announcements

Academic Partners invites you to their next meeting Thursday, Sept 19 at 8:15 am at OMMS.  Academic Partners is the division of the PTO that supports academic and classroom activities.


7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google Form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the Interest Meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/  There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.


Debate team tryouts will be held tomorrow, September 19th.  Students should report to B-14 immediately after school.  Parents should pick up at 4:00pm at door #3.


Students interested in trying out for the robotics team must sign up by today.  The sign up form is located on Mrs. Whitehead’s blog.  Students must be signed in under their Google login in order to access the form.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Whitehead at swhitehead@shelbyed.org


OMMS PTO is looking for businesses to sponsor our school!  For $250, your company logo will be featured on the OMMS Life Facebook page (which has over 900 followers!) all year long and your company information will be distributed in a school-wide list serve email.  Our partnership allows for extremely targeted advertising to almost 1,100 students and their families!  Please turn in the attached form and your donation to the front office to show your support of OMMS students and teachers!

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

TOMORROW is ” Black out the Bucs.” Wear all black!  And…Silence Simmons! You’re favorite cheerleader/dance team member will not be able to talk at all on Thursday.  The first teacher to catch them or trick them into talking will be putting whip cream in their faces at the pep rally tomorrow!

Come and support the 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams at their last home game of the season on Monday, September 23rd against Berry! Make a poster for the game and/or dress in school spirit (face paint, red/white/blue clothes) and you will get free admission to the games! 7th grade plays at 5p.m. and 8th grade plays at 6p.m. See you there! 

Any 6th grade girl that is interested in trying out for volleyball next year, please see Coach Gunnels in A-21 by today. 

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade male or female student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.  Deadline to sign up is today!

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September 17 Announcements

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the interest meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/  There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.


Scholars bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th and 8th will be today at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up students outside the B-West doors at 3:45.


Students interested in trying out for the robotics team must sign up by Wednesday, September 18th.  The sign up form is located on Mrs. Whitehead’s blog.  Students must be signed in under their google login in order to access the form.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Whitehead at swhitehead@shelbyed.org


EAGLE SPORTS NEWS
Thursday is “Black out the Bucs”.  Wear all black!!  And…..Silence Simmons!  Your favorite cheerleader/dance team member will not be able to talk at all on Thursday.  The first teacher to catch them or trick them into talking will be putting whip crem in their faces at the pep rally on Thursday!


Come and support the 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams at their last home game of the season on Monday, September 23rd against Berry!  Make a poster for the game and/or dress in school spirit (face paint, red/white/blue clothes) and you will get free admission to the games!  7th grade plays at 5pm and 8th grade plays at 6pm.  See you there!


Any 6th grade girl that is interested in trying out for volleyball next year, please see Coach Gunnels in A-21 by Wednesday.


Girls who want to tryout for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Tryouts will be October 7th-10th.  7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th grade from 5-7pm.

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade male or female student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.  Deadline to sign up is tomorrow!

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September 16 Announcements

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google Form.                        https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the Interest Meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at                 the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/ There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.

The signup sheet for Debate Team tryouts is now posted outside Mrs. Taylor’s door, B-14. The last day to sign up is September 13th, and tryouts will be held on September 19th.

Scholars Bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th, and 8th will be tomorrow at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up students outside the B-West doors at 3:45.   

JUNA will meet today after school today until 4:30pm.

All SGA members will meet tomorrow morning at 7:20am in room A-17.  (Students will receive hall passes during tomorrow’s meeting.)

Students interested in trying out for the robotics team must sign up by Wednesday, September 18th.  The sign up form is located on Mrs. Whitehead’s blog.  Students must be signed in under their google login in order to access the form.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Whitehead at swhitehead@shelbyed.org

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

Congratulations to the cross country teams! The boys finished 2nd and the girls 3rd at Saturday’s Spain Park Invitational. Individual recognition goes to Lauren C, Alex T, Whitt K, Bennett P and Nate T for finishing in the top 15 of their divisions. Go Eagles!

Come and support the 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams at their last home game of the season on Monday, September 23rd against Berry! Make a poster for the game and/or dress in school spirit (face paint, red/white/blue clothes) and you will get free admission to the games! 8th grade plays at 5p.m. and 7th grade plays at 6p.m. See you there! 

Any 6th grade girl that is interested in trying out for volleyball next year, please see Coach Gunnels in A-21 by Wednesday. 

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.

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September 13 Announcements

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13-Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the google form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the interest meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/ There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.


The signup sheet for Debate Team tryouts is now posted outside Mrs. Taylor’s door, B-14.  The last day to sign up is September 13th, and tryouts will be held on September 19th.


Scholars Bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th and 8th will be Tuesday, September 17th at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up their child outside the B-West doors at 3:45.


Academic Partners invites you to their next meeting Thursday, Sept 19 at 8:15 am at OMMS.  Academic Partners is the division of the PTO that supports academic and classroom activities.

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

Good luck to our volleyball teams in their tournament at Simmons this weekend.

Good luck to our XC teams as they compete at the Spain Park Invitational at Veteran’s Park tomorrow.

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.

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September 12 Announcements

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google Form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the                           Interest meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/ There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.

The signup sheet for Debate Team tryouts is now posted outside Mrs. Taylor’s door, B-14. The last day to sign up is September 13th, and tryouts will be held on September 19th.

Scholars Bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th, and 8th will be Tuesday, September 17th at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up their child outside the B-West doors at 3:45.   

Eagle Ambassadors should plan to meet tomorrow morning 9/13 in D-5 at 7:20 am.

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

Congratulations to our 8th grade volleyball team in their win over Simmons!

Good luck to our football team as they play today at Berry!

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.

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September 11 Announcements

All SGA election posters should be removed from hallways by 3 pm today.

If you paid for an SGA class t-shirt and have not yet received it, please go to A-17 during advisory today.

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google Form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA     If you missed the Interest Meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.   https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms- dctrip/  There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.

SGA Officers and Peer Mediators attending tomorrow’s leadership conference are reminded to meet outside Mrs. Acton’s door at 8 am tomorrow and should be “dressed for success.”

Fall pictures are today during PE classes in the gym!

The signup sheet for Debate Team tryouts is now posted outside Mrs. Taylor’s door, B-14. The last day to sign up is September 13th, and tryouts will be held on September 19th.

Scholars Bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th, and 8th will be Tuesday, September 17th at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up their child outside the B-West doors at 3:45.   

Need a red pen?  Lost your yellow highlighter?  Can’t find your pencil sharpener?  The PTO will be hosting a WHAT DO YOU NEED WEDNESDAY supply sale during lunch today.  The  plan is to host these sales once a month to give you a chance to purchase any supplies that you need.  Items range from $1 to $3 so remember to bring your cash with you to lunch   today.

Eagle Ambassadors should plan to meet Friday morning 9/13 in D-5 at 7:20 am.

SGA officers are requested to go to Mrs. Higginbotham’s room during advisory today.  They should show their pass to their advisory teacher before going to A-17.

Please remember absent excuses, including doctor notes and parent notes, must be received within three (3) days of the student’s return to school to be considered excused.  Any note   received after three (3) days is considered unexcused.  Also, this year Shelby County Board of Education lowered the number of non-doctor documented and court document absences   to ten (10) per school year.  This number includes all parent note sick, parent note unexcused, and principal permission days. Any days above the 10 not documented by a doctor or a   court   will be coded as unexcused.

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

Volleyball girls need to report to Coach Gunnels’ room after the bell today. 

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 4:00-6:00 pm, 8th: 6:00-8:00 pm, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.

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September 10 Announcements

Please remember absent excuses, including doctor notes and parent notes, must be received within three (3) days of the student’s return to school to be considered excused.  Any note received after three (3) days is considered unexcused.


Also, this year Shelby County Board of Education lowered the number of non-doctor documented and court document absences to ten (10) per school year.  This number includes all parent note sick, parent note unexcused, and principal permission days. Any days above the 10 not documented by a doctor or a court will be coded as unexcused.
Today is the last day to vote for SGA Representatives.  If you can’t vote during a class, please try to use your advisory time to do so.  Go to the OMMS SGA blog to vote for your grade level.  Election results will be posted on the SGA blog by 5pm today.

All SGA election posters should be removed from hallways by 3pm tomorrow.

If you paid for an SGA class t-shirt and have not yet received it, please go to A-17 during advisory today or tomorrow.

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google Form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the Interest Meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/ There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.

For any student interested in being on the robotics team, there will be an informational meeting tonight at 5:30 pm in the cafeteria.  Both parents and students should attend this meeting.  We will discuss new changes to the robotics program at this meeting.  This program is open to all middle school students.  Please enter through the gym door entrance. 

Fall pictures are tomorrow! 

The signup sheet for Debate Team tryouts is now posted outside Mrs. Taylor’s door, B-14. The last day to sign up is September 13th, and tryouts will be held on September 19th.

Scholars Bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th, and 8th will be Tuesday, September 17th at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up their child outside the B-West doors at 3:45.   

Academic Partners and the PTO are excited to announce the first WHAT DO YOU NEED WEDNESDAY sale during lunch on Wednesday, Sept 11.   We will be hosting these sales the second Wed of each month to allow students to purchase any school supplies they might have used up or misplaced.  The items being offered are listed on the attached flyer.  Proceeds will go to fund projects of the PTO.  Based on how the sales go in the fall, additional sale dates may be added after the holidays.

First Priority meets tomorrow morning at 7:20 am in the choir room.

Eagle Ambassadors should plan to meet Friday morning 9/13 in D-5 at 7:20 am.

EAGLE SPORTS NEWS

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm; 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 7:00-9:00 am, 8th: 9:00-11:00 am, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.

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Taste of Shelby County 2019 Poster snip.JPG56 KB   ViewDownload

Teen Happenings Sept 19 OMMS.docx13 KB   ViewDownload

whatdoyouneedwed.docx44 KB   ViewDownload

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September 9 Announcements

Due to some technical difficulties today, not all students were able to vote in the SGA Representative Election.  We will allow those students a chance to vote tomorrow. The results of the election will be posted on the SGA blog after school on Tuesday.
Current SGA officers will meet tomorrow morning at 7:20am in A-17.

7th graders interested in going on the Washington DC trip (Thursday, February 13 – Monday, February 17, 2020) need to complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/j5BiuBSdgC1g8QsXA  If you missed the Interest Meeting on August 27th, visit the OMMS DC blog for Guidelines and Tentative Itinerary that we reviewed at the meeting.  https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/ There are a limited number of spots available and priority is given to the order when we receive the initial deposit.

For any student interested in being on the robotics team, there will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 10th at 5:30 in the cafeteria.  Both parents and students should attend this meeting.  We will discuss new changes to the robotics program at this meeting.  This program is open to all middle school students.  Please enter through the gym door entrance. 

Art Club begins today and Wednesday September 11th.  Students enrolled will dismiss to the art room on their designated day (Monday or Wednesday) from advisory and art class will begin at 3:15.  Parents/guardians should be ready for students to dismiss at 4:30 and should wait outside of door #2 by the bus line.  Only students registered with Community Education will be allowed to attend class.  Email Mr. Cecil with any questions: acecil@shelbyed.org

Fall pictures are this week!  Wednesday, September 11th!

The signup sheet for Debate Team tryouts is now posted outside Mrs. Taylor’s door, B-14. The last day to sign up is September 13th, and tryouts will be held on September 19th.

Scholars Bowl tryouts for all grades, 6th, 7th, and 8th will be Tuesday, September 17th at 3:00 pm in the media center.  Parents should pick up their child outside the B-West doors at 3:45.   Academic Partners and the PTO are excited to announce the first WHAT DO YOU NEED WEDNESDAY sale during lunch on Wednesday, Sept 11.   We will be hosting these sales the second Wed of each month to allow students to purchase any school supplies they might have used up or misplaced.  The items being offered are listed on the attached flyer.  Proceeds will go to fund projects of the PTO.  Based on how the sales go in the fall, additional sale dates may be added after the holidays.

Good luck to our volleyball team today at Irondale.

Girls who want to try-out for basketball need to see Coach Noel & Coach Dillard in the gym.  Try-outs will be October 7-10th. 7th grade from 3-5pm, 8th 5-7th.  

Oak Mountain Middle School boys basketball tryouts for the 2019-2020 season will be held October 4-6 at OMMS. If interested, students MUST sign up with Coach Binkley during P.E. In order for students to be able to participate in tryouts, they MUST have an updated physical and all information on Dragonfly updated. If you have any questions please contact Coach Binkley via email @ rbinkley@shelbyed.org. Tryout times are listed below. Please note that students must be at all three tryouts unless otherwise approved by the coaching staff.  Tryouts dates are: Friday: October 4th, 2019 7th:  5:15- 7:15 am, 8th: 3:15-5:30 pm, Saturday: October 5th, 2019 7th: 7:00-9:00 am, 8th: 9:00-11:00 am, Sunday: October 6th, 2019 7th: 2:00-4:00 pm, 8th: 4:00-6:00 pm.

Any 7th or 8th grade student interested in being on the 2020 golf team should sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/U6FrCoq33YoFmQQc8. Students must complete all AHSAA eligibility via DragonFly Max (instructions for DragonFly Max can be found on the OMMS listsrv and in the daily announcements on the OMMS website). Students should be able to score at least a 59 or below on 9 holes to qualify for the golf team.

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