Minds in the Middle

Monday, November 11th will be our annual Veterans Day Celebration.  All veterans and their families should make plans to attend.  It is a very special day at RCMS.

Yearbooks are available for purchase.  Forms were sent home with students earlier in the year. The price if purchased before Christmas break is $30.  Recognition ads can also be purchased for 8th graders before November 25th.

The PTSA fundraiser will end on Friday, November 8th.  Contact Mrs. Miller if you have any questions about the fundraiser.

Congratulations to the Academic Team for their performance at the Paul Lawrence Dunbar Bulldog Invitational Tournament held in Lexington this Saturday. The Varsity team finished second in their pool with a record of 4 wins and 1 loss. Top scorers included Mahala King, Katie Vance, Clare Beichler and Charles Clark.

7th graders who have qualified for the Duke Talent Identification Program must apply by November 15th.

We now have the Box Top Champions for the first Box Top Collection period.  In 4th place, we had the Comets with 679 Box Tops collected.  In 3rd place, we had the Shooting Stars with 723 Box Tops collected.  In 2nd place, we had the Adventurers with 1,431 box tops collected.  And finally, in 1st place, we had 2,400 box tops collected by the Enterprisers.  Congratulations to the Enterprisers and thanks to everyone who brought in so many box tops to help out our school.