Daily Archives: February 3, 2020

February 3 Announcements

7th Grade Washington DC Students:  DC Meeting will be 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/

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  

Academics First Tutoring will meet today.

If any 8th graders would like to sign up for Intro to Television Production, please see Ms. Salmon for an application.

Cheer Tryouts – Info meeting tonight at 5:30 in the cafeteria. 

Science club will meet Tuesday, Feb. 4th from 3:15 to 4:30pm.

Students that ride bus 09-35 should check in with their advisory teacher today and then report to the cafeteria.  Please sit at tables 1 and 2.

6th and 7th graders that are interested in trying out for dance needs to return their paperwork by next Friday.

Congratulations to Robotics team A won the Skills Award and Team J won the Design Award in their competition this weekend.

Congrats to the following students who were selected to participate in the University of Montevallo Honor Band – Emma B, Ilysia C, Isaac F, Grant G, Katie H, Braden H, Zao N, Edie P and Azland T.

Book Olympiad meets this week Tuesday & Thursday from 3-4 p.m. Parents pick up at door #4 under bus canopy. 

Art Club is cancelled for this week.

Create and purchase your student’s Yearbook Ad online today at:  https://www.balfour.com/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school   Ads must be submitted no later than Friday February 21st.  E-mail:  v3thomas@shelbyed.org or call Balfour at 1-800-944-5930 with any questions.

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!

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.


Congratulations to the majorettes in their 1st place finish this weekend in middle dance twirl at the Auburn Winterfest competition.

Congratulations to wrestling metro champs:  Aden M, Brock V and De’Shawn M.

Enjoy this February promotion for 20% off orders of $80 or more. This will start on 2/1/2020 and it will be valid until 2/29/20.  http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school
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