In an effort to keep our students healthy and our school free from germs, we are in need of hand sanitizer, disinfectant spray, disinfectant wipes, as well as, facial tissues. These items may be dropped off at the front office. We appreciate your help and all of the supplies that have been received.
Girl Talk will meet today until 4:30 pm.
Water bottles should be kept in lockers and not taken in the hallways to classrooms.
Academic Partners would like to invite you to their next meeting on Monday, Mar 16 at 8:15 a.m. at OMMS. Please come join us as we begin planning for the registration prepackaged school supply sale. We will be electing officers for the next school year at our April meeting – we have several open officer positions and would love your involvement. If you are interested in being more involved and in possibly taking on a leadership role, please come see what we are about and learn about the opportunities that are available.
Spring pictures will be taken during PE classes on Wednesday, March 18th.
Science Club will meet on Tuesday, March 17th from 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm.
Book Olympiad book jacket designs are due at practice today.
8th Graders, if you would like to order a copy of the class panoramic picture that was taken this week you must mail in your order envelope by this Saturday. Don’t miss out. This will be your only chance to order. Be sure to give your order envelope to your parents. Extra order envelopes are available in the main office.
Phase 1 will meet on Monday 3/16. Please bring in the full size hygiene items for Vineyard Family Services. Any questions, please read the email sent last week. Pick up time is 4:15.
8th Grade Parents; the 8th grade class panoramic picture was taken yesterday. To order go to: www.panophotoinc.com by this Saturday, March 14th.
Our Spring Book Fair is here! If you would like to set up an ewallet for your students to purchase from, please visit our book fair website at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/oakmountainmiddleschool1 and scroll down to the ewallet section.
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!
How to Earn! Box Tops Makes It Easy. No more clipping. No more sending Box Tops to school. All you need is your phone. Download the All-New Box Tops app, shop as you normally would, then simply scan your store receipts to find participating products. The app will automatically credit your school’s Box Tops earnings online. Twice a year, your school will receive a check and can use that cash to buy whatever it needs!
EAGLES SPORTS NEWS
Tennis players need to check in for Advisory and then report to the gym to change for their match at Homewood.
6th and 7th grade girls interested in trying out for the OMMS volleyball teams for 2020 should sign up with Coach Gunnels (A-21) or Coach Brown (C-10). Tryouts are April 6-9. All requirements must be met on DragonFly and all paperwork turned in by Friday, April 3 – ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS. All information is on the volleyball blog.
Students interested in signing up for football should go to the OMMS Football website, https://podcasts.shelbyed.k12.al.us/omms-football/ to sign-up and register by March 18, 2020. Parent meeting will be Thursday, March 19th at 6pm in the cafeteria.
8th grade girls – OMHS volleyball tryouts for Freshman, JV, and Varsity teams are April 21-24 from 3:30-5:30 in the OMHS main gym. You will need to be dropped off and picked up from OMHS. Please fill out the Google Form on the OMMS Volleyball blog indicating your intent to try out. You must also have an updated physical uploaded to OMHS DragonFly. The code to join OMHS DragonFly is TGTNMC.
Important announcement from Coach Blight, OMHS Girls Soccer coach: Eagle nation, today the Girls soccer teams will host Vestavia with JV at 5pm and the Varsity girls at 7pm. Our #2 ranked varsity girls are not just looking to beat the number one team in Alabama, but also the national champions who are undefeated the past 2 years. Students get in for free. Please come out and fill the fence and give us a huge home field advantage.
BSN 15% off orders of $85 or more, valid 3/1/20 12:00 A.M. EST to 3/31/20 11:59 P.M. EST http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/alabama/birmingham/oak-mountain-middle-school