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  • Poquoson Middle School serves a total population of almost 500 students in grades 6, 7, and 8. Our high expectations are carried out throughout the building within our staff and students. Poquoson Middle School promotes a climate conducive to success based on safety, accountability, and a close partnership with parents and the community. A typical day at Poquoson Middle School consists of seven periods. In addition to Math, English, Science, Social Studies, and Health and Physical Education, students may be exposed to reading and math support, foreign language (French and Spanish), Technology Education, Band, Chorus, Drama, and Art.

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  • Weekly Announcements for September 18 - 22, 2017

    Monday, September 18

    Hispanic Heritage Month - ¡Buenos dias estudiantes!  In the United States, September 15 through October 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month.  It is a time to remember the culture and contributions of Hispanic Americans whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America.  Did you know that there are about 54,000,000 Hispanics and Latinos in the United States?  That is a lot of people to celebrate.  The idea to do so begins as a week long observance in 1968 under President Lyndon B. Johnson and was extended to a full month tweenty years later in 1988.  September 15, 16 and 18 mark the independence of many Latin American countries, including Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico and Chile.  Do you know who the USA president was in 1988?  ¡Feliz Mez de la Hispanidad!  ¡Hasta mañana!

    Yearbook - Yearbook staff meets this Thursday until 3:30 in room 115.  Anyone interested in the production of the yearbook is welcome to join.

    LEGO Builders - Reminder that the LEGO Builders will have their first informational meeting Wednesday, September 20, after school in room 222.

    NJHS - The first mandatory meeting of the NJHS will be held on Wednesday, September 20 from 2:35 - 3:30 in room 100.  Please bring a parent note for any absence.  This meeting is for current NJHS members.

    Battle of the Books - Battle of the Books will meet on Wednesday after school in the library.  If you like to reaad and participate in competitions, come join us this Wednesday, September 20.

    Builders Club - Builders Club will meet after school in the library today.  We are building leaders in the community and around the world.  If you enjoy helping others, come join us at Builders Club.

    Hurricane Relief - Thank you to everyone who contributed to the Hurricane Relief jar at the dance last Friday.  Poquoson Middle School raised $210.73 to donate to the Red Cross to help hurricane victims.

    Tuesday, September 19

    Hispanic Heritage Month - ¡Buenos dias estudiantes! What connects 21 countries, 500 million people and the swecond most spoken language in the world?  Answer: Español!  Spanish is one of the fastest growing languages today.  The combines GDP of all Spanish speaking countries is the third highest in the world!  Spanish is also the most studied language in the USA or los Estados Unidos.  Do you know the names of those 21 different countries?  Can you mention at least five countries to your teachers?  ¡Feliz Mez de la Hispanidad!  ¡Hasta mañana!

    Yearbook Yearbook staff meets this Thursday until 3:30 in room 115.  Anyone interested in the production of the yearbook is welcome to join.

    LEGO BuildersReminder that the LEGO Builders will have their first informational meeting Wednesday, September 20, after school in room 222.

    NJHS - The first mandatory meeting of the NJHS will be held on Wednesday, September 20 from 2:35 - 3:30 in room 100.  Please bring a parent note for any absence.  This meeting is for current NJHS members.

    Battle of the BooksBattle of the Books will meet on Wednesday after school in the library.  If you like to reaad and participate in competitions, come join us this Wednesday, September 20.

    Field Hockey - COngratulations to the JV and Varsity Field Hockey teams on their win last night against New Kent.  JV score was 5-0 and Varsity was 6-0.  Keep up the good work!

    Wednesday, September 20

    Hispanic Heritage Month - ¡Buenos dias estudiantes! Iguazu Falls consists of 1.67 miles of falls, including one part known as "La Garganta del Diablo" (The Devil's Throat).  Do you know wwhheerre the Iguazu Falls are?  The caol of this country is Buenires.  ¡Feliz Mez de la Hispanidad!  ¡Hasta mañana!

    Yearbook - Yearbook staff meets this Thursday until 3:30 in room 115.  Anyone interested in the production of the yearbook is welcome to join.

    LEGO Builders Reminder that the LEGO Builders will have their first informational meeting Wednesday, September 20, after school in room 222.

    NJHS - The first mandatory meeting of the NJHS will be held on Wednesday, September 20 from 2:35 - 3:30 in room 100.  Please bring a parent note for any absence.  This meeting is for current NJHS members.

    Battle of the Books Battle of the Books will meet on Wednesday after school in the library.  If you like to reaad and participate in competitions, come join us this Wednesday, September 20.

    SCA - Reminder:  The SCA Executive Board meeting has been rescheduled for next Wednesday, September 27th.

    SCARE - SCARE Club will have its first meeting, today, September 20 in Lab 109.  Come help us with our school recycling program.  Bus transportation is available at 3:35.

    Thursday, September 21 - Back to School Night 6:00 - 7:30

    Yearbook - Yearbook staff meets this Thursday until 3:30 in room 115.  Anyone interested in the production of the yearbook is welcome to join.

    Mentors & New Students - Attention Mentors and New Students to Poquoson Middle School:  You are invited to our Back to School Lunch Jam to celebrate the start of the school year, and to reunite with peers from the August Student Orientation!  Each of you will receive an invitation on the day of your event from your 1st period teacher.  Please grab your lunch from the cafeteria and report to room 107.  Dates are as follows: Today, Thursday, September 21st and Friday, September 22nd.  You will receive your pass on the day you are invited.  See Mrs. Goyne or Mrs. Tuttle with any questions.

    Hispanic Heritage Month - ¡Buenos dias estudiantes!  Ecuador, whose capital is Quito, is named after the Spanish word for equator because the equator pases through Ecuador.  Do you know the name of an island in Ecuador, where you will find big turtles?  ¡Feliz Mez de la Hispanidad!  ¡Hasta mañana!

    Friday, September 22

    Mentors & New Students - Attention Mentors and New Students to Poquoson Middle School:  You are invited to our Back to School Lunch Jam to celebrate the start of the school year, and to reunite with peers from the August Student Orientation!  Each of you will receive an invitation on the day of your event from your 1st period teacher.  Please grab your lunch from the cafeteria and report to room 107.  Dates are as follows: Today, Friday, September 22nd.  You will receive your pass on the day you are invited.  See Mrs. Goyne or Mrs. Tuttle with any questions.

    After-School Music Ensemble - The cast list for the After-School Music Ensemble has been posted.  Congratulations to those who will be participating!  Rehearsal start this coming Monday.

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  • School Consolidation- Looking for more information on discussions about the school consolidation process?  Click here.

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  • Welcome Back!  We have updated our Open House schedule – please view it here.  Hope to see you there!

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  • Attention Drivers!  Our school busses will be out on the road soon!  Make sure you know the law and Stop on Red!  

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