Daily Archives: February 5, 2020

February 5 Announcements

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  

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

Book Olympiad will meet on Thursday.

Art Club is cancelled for this week.

6th and 7th graders that are interested in trying out for dance need to return their paperwork by next Friday, February 14th.

If any 8th graders would like a Broadcast Application for OMHS, please stop by Ms. Salmon’s room (D4). Also if you have already picked one up, please return it to Ms. Salmon as soon as possible.

Cheer tryout packets and payments are due February 28, 2020.

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.

Gala pick up instructions are attached.  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.


Tennis practice is cancelled today.

Golf practice is cancelled today.

Track tryouts are cancelled today and tomorrow.

OMHS boys freshman and JV soccer are cancelled.

The Oak Mountain Athletic Boosters invites all parents to an Athletic Preview evening. This will be the parents chance to meet all the coaches at the middle school and discuss things such as tryout information, expectations from coaches, the season and gain overall information about any athletic event your child might be interested in.  The event will be February 10th in the cafeteria from 6-7pm.  Please plan on attending. 

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Give your Valentine the perfect gift from BSN. Use code VDAY20 to save 20% off orders of $50 or more.  This promotion is valid for 48 hours only. This will start on 2/5 at 12:00 A.M. EST and it will expire on 2/6 at 11:59 P.M. EST.  http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school

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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

Gala Pick Up Instructions (1).pdf774 KB   View Download

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

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Teen Feb 2020 OMMS.docx13 KB   View Download

Thrive Together Flyer.PDF980 KB   View Download