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.
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.
OMMS Media Center March Madness brackets and voting are due today at 3pm! Make sure to turn in bracket in assignment on Google Classroom to be entered into the competition!
Free Winter guard clinic for anyone who wants to try out for middle school or high school guard tomorrow at OMHS from 9:30am-12:00 pm.
Girl Talk will meet on Thursday, March 12th until 4:30 pm.
Our Spring Book Fair is on its way. 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!
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!
PowerUP: It’s a Mother-Daughter Thing is next Tuesday, March 10th! This event invites 6th-12th grade girls and their parent or guardian to learn about careers in construction. If you haven’t signed up already, now is your chance! This year will be the 5th anniversary of the event and we have 30 vendors and higher education/training providers signed up to exhibit! We also have some very special guests lined up to speak on the panel. The event will take place at the Alabama Workforce Training Center (3500 6th Ave. S. Birmingham, AL 35222) from 5:30-8:30pm next Tuesday, March 10th. Dinner and refreshments will be provided! Interested in attending this event? Please register at: https://www.poweruploud.org/motherdaughterthing Need more information? Check out the flyer attached or visit: www.wepoweruploud.org/motherdaughterthing
Kelly Services job fair information on attached flyer.
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!
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.
EAGLES SPORTS NEWS
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 20-24 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.
Good luck to our baseball team today at Hueytown and tomorrow vs. Briarwood @ OMHS.
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