January 23 Announcements

Deadline for yearbook payments has been extended and will be accepted through this Friday, January 24th.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

The next Academics First Tutoring will be on Monday, February 3rd.

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students have only this week to turn in The Hunger Games. Go to their blogs for required information. 

Cheer Tryout Info Meeting – This will take place on Monday, February 3 at 5:30 in the cafeteria.  Packets are available for pick up from Ms. Salmon/Ms. Toretta’s room (D4/B21)

Dance tryout packets are now available from Mrs. Bishop in room C-9.

Phase 1 will meet Monday, Jan. 27th. Pick up is at 4:15.

Science club will be Tuesday, January 28th from 3:15 until 4:30.

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the OMMS FCCLA cook-off yesterday.  There were so many delicious entries and judging was a challenge!  Our winners for each category were:  Dairy Dessert – Sissy B with “Classic Creamy Cheesecake”; Poultry – Sophia M with “Panko Pesto Crusted Chicken”; Beef – Alyssa L with “Nuevo Chipotle Beef in Butternut Squash Boats”.  Winners will advance to compete at the county level at the University of Montevallo on February 21.

Debate team will practice today in Mrs. Bolt’s room until 4:00.

There will be a meeting on Thursday, Feb 20th at 6pm for those interested in trying out for cheerleading at OMHS.  At least one parent must attend the meeting.  Please contact Bridgit Watkins (bwatkins@shelbyed.org) with any questions prior to the meeting.

After reviewing the sales from the past few weeks, Academic Partners announces the FINAL What Do You Need Wednesday Sale will be Wednesday, January 29.  Thank you to all the volunteers who have helped with the sales. Make sure your students stock up on any items they might need the rest of the year at next week’s FINAL sale.

Please go to the link at Balfour.com to purchase OMMS yearbook ads https://www.balfour.com/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school Link will be open until Friday, Feb. 21st.

Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

Upcoming 9th graders Parent Meeting/Course selection  Friday, January 24 at 8am in the PAC at OMHS and Monday, January 27 at 6pm in the PAC at OMHS.If you have any questions, please call OMHS at (205) 682-5200 

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Baseball and softball practices are cancelled for today.

Student-athletes who attended physical day will receive their physical back on Friday in PE. Parents should upload to DragonFly Max. For those who do not have a DragonFly Max account, instructions for creating an account are attached. 

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school 


Attachments (8)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

DragonFly MAX (2).pdf206 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 22 Announcements

Deadline for yearbook payments has been extended and will be accepted through this Friday, January 24th.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

The next Academics First Tutoring will be on Monday, February 3rd.

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students have only this week to turn in The Hunger Games. Go to their blogs for required information. 

Cheer Tryout Info Meeting – This will take place on Monday, February 3 at 5:30 in the cafeteria.  Packets are available for pick up from Ms. Salmon/Ms. Toretta’s room (D4/B21)

Dance tryout packets are now available from Mrs. Bishop in room C-9.

JUNA will meet after school today until 4:00 for those that can attend.  Best of luck to our members of the JUNA team at your conference Thursday and Friday.  

Phase 1 will meet Monday, Jan. 27th. Pick up is at 4:15.

Congrats to the following students who auditioned and were selected for Shelby County Honor Band:  Rachel C, Kinsley C, Leena D, Gianna D, Matthew D, Bradley E, Aldyn F, Sarah F, Andrew F, Hannah Grace G, Anna H, Alana J, Lynley J, Ethan J, Will J, Allen K, Sophia K, Jennifer L, Micah Mc, Zach M, Abby M, Kayla O, Kara O, Evan P, Trishona S, Katie S, Leah V, Harrison W, Rachel W.

Exciting news from the OMMS Art Department… Raegan W’s art has taken second place in the 7-8 division of the 2019/2020 Shelby County Superintendent’s Visual Arts Show. Her work will go on to represent Shelby County Schools in Montgomery for the Alabama State Superintendent’s Visual Arts Show. Way to go Raegan and best of luck in the upcoming show!

Science club will be Tuesday, January 28th from 3:15 until 4:30.

Please go to the link at Balfour.com to purchase OMMS yearbook ads https://www.balfour.com/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school Link will be open until Friday, Feb. 21st.

Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

Upcoming 9th graders Parent Meeting/Course selection  Friday, January 24 at 8am in the PAC at OMHS and Monday, January 27 at 6pm in the PAC at OMHS.If you have any questions, please call OMHS at (205) 682-5200 

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Good luck to our wrestling teams tonight in their last home meet beginning at 4:30 pm against Mountain Brook.

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school 

Attachments (6)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 21 Announcements

Deadline for yearbook payments has been extended and will be accepted through this Friday, January 24th.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

The next Academics First Tutoring will be on Monday, February 3rd.

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students have only this week to turn in The Hunger Games. Go to their blogs for required information. 

Cheer Tryout Info Meeting – This will take place on Monday, February 3 at 5:30 in the cafeteria.  Packets will be distributed starting tomorrow; you may pick one up from Ms. Salmon/Ms. Toretta’s room (D4/B21)

8th grade scholars bowl is cancelled today.

Dance tryout packets are now available from Mrs. Bishop in room C-9.

Please go to the link at Balfour.com to purchase OMMS yearbook ads https://www.balfour.com/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school

Link will be open until Friday, Feb. 21st.

Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

Upcoming 9th graders Parent Meeting/Course selection  Friday, January 24 at 8am in the PAC at OMHS and Monday, January 27 at 6pm in the PAC at OMHS.If you have any questions, please call OMHS at (205) 682-5200 

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Good luck to our basketball teams today as they play Bumpus.  Girls are at Bumpus, boys are at home.

Good luck to our wrestling teams at Hewitt.

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school


Attachments (7)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 17 Announcements

A list of students who have purchased a yearbook is posted in the cafeteria.  Please check the list.  If you would like a yearbook and do not see your name on the list, bring cash or check payable to OMMS to Mrs. Thomas (C-5) or Mrs. Foreman (B-2) by today. They are $40 each.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Mondays until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

Any 7th or 8th-grade student who has had Mrs. Bishop’s class and is interested in participating in the OMMS cook-off, please see Mrs. Bishop for more information.

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students must obtain The Hunger Games before Jan. 27. Turn it in to them. See their blogs for required cover and cost.

Sports physical day will be Wednesday, January 22nd at OMHS.  If you are interested in attending, pick up a physical form from Coach Tatum in PE.  The front page of the form should be filled out and signed by a parent.  Completed and signed forms and a $20 check made payable to OMMS should be turned in no later than today to Coach Tatum only.  Your form and check will be your pass to board the bus.  Any athlete currently playing a winter sport, who will be playing a spring sport, or who has intentions to tryout for cheer or dance, or who will participate in spring football, cross country, volleyball, or basketball evaluations should attend physical day.

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  5th/final payment due today. DC Meeting:  Tuesday, February 4th at 6:00pm in the OMMS Cafeteria. Student and at least one parent are required to attend.  Email Mrs. Kennedy (jkennedy@shelbyed.org) a copy of insurance card (front and back) that covers student.  Visit the OMMS DC Blog for updates and information.   https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/

SGA will meet Tuesday morning at 7:20am in A17.  The SGA photo will be rescheduled.
JUNA will meet next Wednesday until 4:00pm for those that can attend.

Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS  

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020. 

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school

Attachments (7)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 16 Announcements

A list of students who have purchased a yearbook is posted in the cafeteria.  Please check the list.  If you would like a yearbook and do not see your name on the list, bring cash or check payable to OMMS to Mrs. Thomas (C-5) or Mrs. Foreman (B-2) by Friday January 17th. They are $40 each.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Mondays until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7 

Any 7th or 8th-grade student who has had Mrs. Bishop’s class and is interested in participating in the OMMS cook-off, please see Mrs. Bishop for more information.

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students must obtain The Hunger Games before Jan. 27. Turn it in to them. See their blogs for required cover and cost.

Sports physical day will be Wednesday, January 22nd at OMHS.  If you are interested in attending, pick up a physical form from Coach Tatum in PE.  The front page of the form should be filled out and signed by a parent.  

Completed and signed forms and a $20 check made payable to OMMS should be turned in no later than Friday, January 17th to Coach Tatum only.  Your form and check will be your pass to board the bus.  Any athlete currently playing a winter sport, who will be playing a spring sport, or who has intentions to tryout for cheer or dance, or who will participate in spring football, cross country, volleyball, or basketball evaluations should attend physical day.

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  5th/final payment due today. DC Meeting:  Tuesday, February 4th at 6:00pm in the OMMS Cafeteria. Student and at least one parent are required to attend.  Email Mrs. Kennedy (jkennedy@shelbyed.org) a copy of insurance card (front and back) that covers student.  Visit the OMMS DC Blog for updates and information.   https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/

SOAR Girls Club meets in Mrs. Watson’s room B1 at 3:05 today. Parents will pick up at the front of the school at 4:30 p.m.

Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS  

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020. 

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school

Attachments (7)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 15 Announcements

A list of students who have purchased a yearbook is posted in the cafeteria.  Please check the list.  If you would like a yearbook and do not see your name on the list, bring cash or check payable to OMMS to Mrs. Thomas (C-5) or Mrs. Foreman (B-2) by Friday January 17th. They are $40 each.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

Any 7th or 8th-grade student who has had Mrs. Bishop’s class and is interested in participating in the OMMS cook-off, please see Mrs. Bishop for more information.

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students must obtain The Hunger Games before Jan. 27. Turn it in to them. See their blogs for required cover and cost.

Sports physical day will be Wednesday, January 22nd at OMHS.  If you are interested in attending, pick up a physical form from Coach Tatum in PE.  The front page of the form should be filled out and signed by a parent.  Completed and signed forms and a $20 check made payable to OMMS should be turned in no later than Friday, January 17th to Coach Tatum only.  Your form and check will be your pass to board the bus.

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  5th/final payment due today. DC Meeting:  Tuesday, February 4th at 6:00pm in the OMMS Cafeteria. Student and at least one parent are required to attend.  Email Mrs. Kennedy (jkennedy@shelbyed.org) a copy of insurance card (front and back) that covers student.  Visit the OMMS DC Blog for updates and information.   https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/

JUNA will meet after school today until 4:00pm for those that can attend.  

Pep rally, tomorrow, will recognize our winter sports, basketball teams, wrestling, and winter guard.  Make plans to wear red, white and blue to support our Eagles!Upcoming 9th graders Parent Meeting/Course selection  Friday, January 24 at 8am in the PAC at OMHS and Monday, January 27 at 6pm in the PAC at OMHS.If you have any questions, please call OMHS at (205) 682-5200

Academic Partners will meet this Thursday, January 16 at 8:15 am.  Please come join us as we finalize our plans for the upcoming Mardi Gras Gala.

Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Good luck to our wrestling teams at their home meet tonight against Bumpus and Thompson beginning at 5:30.  All students are invited and will receive free admission if you make a sign to cheer on the wrestling team or an individual wrestler.

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

Congratulations to our 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams in their wins over Thompson. 7th grade 25-23, 8th grade 32-20. Also to our 8th grade boys basketball team on their 35-33 win at Thompson.  Cameron C. had 9 points. Jackson B. and Camden S. each added 6. 

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school

Attachments (7)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download


January 14 Announcements

A list of students who have purchased a yearbook is posted in the cafeteria.  Please check the list.  If you would like a yearbook and do not see your name on the list, bring cash or check payable to OMMS to Mrs. Thomas (C-5) or Mrs. Foreman (B-2) by Friday January 17th. They are $40 each.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

Any 7th or 8th-grade student who has had Mrs. Bishop’s class and is interested in participating in the OMMS cook-off, please see Mrs. Bishop for more information.

The next Book Olympiad practice is January 28. There is no practice this week or for the next two weeks. Read!

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students must obtain The Hunger Games before Jan. 27. Turn it in to them. See their blogs for required cover and cost.

Sports physical day will be Wednesday, January 22nd at OMHS.  If you are interested in attending, pick up a physical form from Coach Tatum in PE.  The front page of the form should be filled out and signed by a parent.  Completed and signed forms and a $20 check made payable to OMMS should be turned in no later than Friday, January 17th to Coach Tatum only.  Your form and check will be your pass to board the bus.

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  5th/final payment due Wednesday, January 15th.  DC Meeting:  Tuesday, February 4th at 6:00pm in the OMMS Cafeteria. Student and at least one parent are required to attend.  Email Mrs. Kennedy (jkennedy@shelbyed.org) a copy of insurance card (front and back) that covers student.  Visit the OMMS DC Blog for updates and information.   https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/

JUNA will meet after school on Wednesday until 4:00pm for those that can attend.  

Tomorrow is Hobo Day for 6th grade.  Students should dress to DEPRESS.  

Pep rally on Thursday will recognize our winter sports, basketball teams, wrestling, and winter guard.  Make plans to wear red, white and blue to support our Eagles!

Art Club will not meet this week.

Are you out of pens, pencils, or paper?  Need more tape or glue sticks for the second half of the year?  Need a new composition book or highlighter? Academic Partners will begin hosting the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sales” tomorrow during lunch – so bring in your money and restock up on any items you need.

Academic Partners will meet this Thursday, January 16 at 8:15 am.  Please come join us as we finalize our plans for the upcoming Mardi Gras Gala.


Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

Parents, when submitting in a doctor note from Urgent Care for Children on Cahaba Park Circle, please make sure that you include your students last name. The doctor’s note does not put them on there.  To insure that it is properly recorded to your child’s record, please write it on the excuse.

As we enter the 2nd semester and the flu season, please be aware that Shelby County Board of Education only allows 10 parent notes per school year.  This includes parent excused sick notes, parent unexcused notes, and principal permission days.  These are days not documented and covered by a doctor’s excuse. Any absence above 10 days not covered by a doctor’s excuse will be considered unexcused.  You can view the number of parent notes you have used in INow.  The complete policy can be found in the Shelby County Board of Education Code of Conduct.

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Baseball practice is cancelled today.

Good luck to our basketball teams tonight as they play Thompson tonight.  Girls will play at home and boys will play at Thompson.

Due to a schedule change, our wrestling teams will have a home meet tomorrow night against Bumpus and Thompson beginning at 5:30.  All students are invited and will receive free admission if you make a sign to cheer on the wrestling team or an individual wrestler.

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) 

http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school


 
Attachments (7)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 13 Announcements

There is a list of students who have purchased a yearbook in the cafeteria.  Please check the list.  If you would like a yearbook and do not see your name on the list, bring cash or check payable to OMMS to Mrs. Thomas (C-5) or Mrs. Foreman (B-2) by Friday January 17th. They are $40 each.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

Due to 8th grade report card conferences tomorrow, we will be on a Wednesday rotation for classes.  3,6,1,4,5,2,7

Any 7th or 8th-grade student who has had Mrs. Bishop’s class and is interested in participating in the OMMS cook-off, please see Mrs. Bishop for more information.

The next Book Olympiad practice is January 28. There is no practice this week or for the next two weeks. Read!

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students must obtain The Hunger Games before Jan. 27. Turn it in to them. See their blogs for required cover and cost.

Sports physical day will be Wednesday, January 22nd at OMHS.  If you are interested in attending, pick up a physical form from Coach Tatum in PE.  The front page of the form should be filled out and signed by a parent.  Completed and signed forms and a $20 check made payable to OMMS should be turned in no later than Friday, January 17th to Coach Tatum only.  Your form and check will be your pass to board the bus.

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  5th/final payment is due Wednesday, January 15th, Email Mrs. Kennedy (jkennedy@shelbyed.org) a copy of insurance card (front and back) that covers student.  Visit the OMMS DC Blog for updates and information. https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/

SGA will meet tomorrow morning in Mrs. Acton’s room (C20).  Please wear your SGA tshirt and arrive on time as we will be taking the picture for the yearbook.  If you have not received your SGA tshirt, you should stop by Mrs. Higginbotham’s room TODAY!

JUNA will meet today until 4:30pm in A17.  JUNA will also meet after school on Wednesday until 4:00pm for those that can attend.  

Wednesday is Hobo Day for 6th grade.  Students should dress to DEPRESS.  

Academic Partners will meet this Thursday, January 16 at 8:15 am.  Please come join us as we finalize our plans for the upcoming Mardi Gras Gala.


Mardi Gras Gala – Academic Partners is excited to host the Mardi Gras Gala on Friday, 2/7 from 7-10 pm.  Admission tickets and fun tickets will be for sale at school on 2/5, 2/6, and 2/7 during lunch as well as at the event.  Admission tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door.  Fun Tickets (these will be used for all activities and food) are $1 each.  FOOD and ACTIVITIES:  Chick-Fil-A nuggets 3 tickets, Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza 2 tickets, Crazy Bread 3 tickets, Krispy Kreme donuts 2 tickets, Cake Walk 1 ticket, Selfie Station 1 ticket, and the concession stand will be open with 1-3 tickets for various beverages and candy.  Dressy attire, no jeans or shorts.We are in need of volunteers to make the event a success!   If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Junkin at ommsacademicpartners@gmail.com.  Please signup and help us make this event a success. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-mardi

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

Parents, when submitting in a doctor note from Urgent Care for Children on Cahaba Park Circle, please make sure that you include your students last name. The doctor’s note does not put them on there.  To insure that it is properly recorded to your child’s record, please write it on the excuse.

As we enter the 2nd semester and the flu season, please be aware that Shelby County Board of Education only allows 10 parent notes per school year.  This includes parent excused sick notes, parent unexcused notes, and principal permission days.  These are days not documented and covered by a doctor’s excuse. Any absence above 10 days not covered by a doctor’s excuse will be considered unexcused.  You can view the number of parent notes you have used in INow.  The complete policy can be found in the Shelby County Board of Education Code of Conduct.

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!

Registration for the Oak Mountain High School Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!

EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Baseball practice for today is cancelled.

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) 

http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school


Attachments (7)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Mardi Gras Gala (2).pdf260 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

January 10 Announcements

There is a list of students who have purchased a yearbook in the cafeteria.  Please check the list.  If you would like a yearbook and do not see your name on the list, bring cash or check payable to OMMS to Mrs. Thomas (C-5) or Mrs. Foreman (B-2) by Friday January 17th. They are $40 each.

If you are interested in joining the Robotics Club that will meet after school on Monday’s until 4:00, please complete the Google form.  https://forms.gle/yZ2iYsKWJz5p4chK7  

Report cards will be given out today in Advisory for students to take home.

Any 7th or 8th-grade student who has had Mrs. Bishop’s class and is interested in participating in the OMMS cook-off, please see Mrs. Bishop for more information.

The next Book Olympiad practice is January 28. There is no practice this week or for the next two weeks. Read!

Mrs. Acton and Mrs. Hutchings’ students need to get The Hungers Games BEFORE January 27. See their blogs for the required book cover and order options. 

Sports physical day will be Wednesday, January 22nd at OMHS.  If you are interested in attending, pick up a physical form from Coach Tatum in PE.  The front page of the form should be filled out and signed by a parent.  Completed and signed forms and a $20 check made payable to OMMS should be turned in no later than Friday, January 17th to Coach Tatum only.  Your form and check will be your pass to board the bus.

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  5th/final payment is due Wednesday, January 15th.  Visit the OMMS DC Blog for updates and information. https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-dctrip/

Due to the response to our monthly school supply sales and requests from students to have it more frequently, Academic Partners is proud to announce that we are planning to host the “What Do You Need Wednesday Sale” weekly starting today through Spring Break.     Remind your kids to bring their money and avoid that trip to Walmart while supporting our school.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED  In order to host the sales weekly, we need some volunteers each week to come and help with the sales.  Please look at your calendar and consider signing up to help.  Please note that we can only have the sales each week if we are able to get some volunteers – so check your schedule and see if there might be at least one shift that you could come out and help.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C49AFAC2BA0FD0-what

Parents, when submitting in a doctor note from Urgent Care for Children on Cahaba Park Circle, please make sure that you include your students last name. The doctor’s note does not put them on there.  To insure that it is properly recorded to your child’s record, please write it on the excuse.

As we enter the 2nd semester and the flu season, please be aware that Shelby County Board of Education only allows 10 parent notes per school year.  This includes parent excused sick notes, parent unexcused notes, and principal permission days.  These are days not documented and covered by a doctor’s excuse. Any absence above 10 days not covered by a doctor’s excuse will be considered unexcused.  You can view the number of parent notes you have used in INow.  The complete policy can be found in the Shelby County Board of Education Code of Conduct.

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!Registration for the Oak Mountain Color Run is now open at www.oakmountaincolorrun.com. The date is March 7 at Oak Mountain State Park. All proceeds will benefit the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Help us pass the $100,000 mark raised by supporting and signing up this year!


Oak Mountain High School’s Fine Arts Department proudly presents Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” this weekend in the OMHS Performing Arts Center!  We hope you’ll join us for this classic tale at one of our four performances:

Friday, January 10 @ 7:00 pm

Due to the possibility of severe weather, Saturday performances of Beauty and the Beast are rescheduled for Sunday.
Character Brunch will be Sunday at 12:00 pm
Saturday matinee will be Sunday at 2:00 pmSaturday understudy performance will be Sunday at 7:00 pm

Tickets can be purchased for $10 online here: https://gofan.co/app/school/AL1761

At the door, tickets are $15 each.  Thanks for your support!With regard to this weekend’s weather forecast and its impact on school activities on the school campus, please be advised that all school sponsored activities should be completed and the school campus cleared out no later than 11 a.m. on Saturday.EAGLES SPORTS NEWS

Congratulations to our 7th grade girls basketball team in their exciting 23-15 win over Berry last night.  Ella V led in scoring with 8pts, Ava T. 5 Alaliyah T. 4, Kathleen S. 3, Cami W. 2, Maggie N. 2.  Maggie N. came off the bench to score two free throws that sealed the deal for OMMS.  We went on a 8-0 run the 4th quarter.

Anyone who wants to try out for the OMMS Track and Field team needs to see Coach Dillard in the gym to sign up. Try-outs are February 5th-6th, 2020.

BSN Sideline Sports link for January!  Enjoy 15% off any order of $80 or more.  Deal ends 1/31 11:59 pm est. (flyer attached) 

http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school

Attachments (6)

2019-2020 PTO Flyer-Business.pdf70 KB   View Download

2020 OMHS Color Run Poster.pdf966 KB   View Download

Publix Partners School Email Template – Desktop Version.pdf1 MB   View Download

Teen Jan 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download

Sideline Store January 2020.png242 KB   View Download