News at TMS

pumpkin winners
Congratulations to Mrs. McIver's homeroom!
They won the school-wide pumpkin decorating contest!


2014-2015   Red Ribbon Week

October 20 – October 24

MONDAY: Born to be Drug Free

Students show their school support against drugs – wear school colors of black and gold

TUESDAY: Sock it to Drugs

Wear your most colorful, crazy, & outrageous socks


 “Don’t sweat it” wear your sweats to show being drug free is cool. (no pajamas)

THURSDAY: Put a Cap on Drugs

Wear your favorite or craziest hat

FRIDAY: Team up against Drugs

Wear your favorite college or professional Sports Team

Congratulations to the National Junior Honor Society inductees for 2014-2015!

Didn't catch everything in the Sunday evening phone call from Mr. Madden? Click on "Weekly Announcements" under the "Parents" tab to see what you missed.

The 7th grade teaching team of Mrs. Diggs, Mrs. Day, Ms. Nicholson, and Mr. Wieland are participating in Socktober.  This charity collects a number of items to help those in need.  Please have your student contact these teachers to see how you can help.

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Mrs. King's art students have started work on murals to brighten our hallways! 

Million Page Challenge
Students and staff are working together to read 1,000,000+ pages this school year! 
Remind your student to record his/her pages read and drop it off in the media center.
In September we read over 109,000 pages!

Dr. Cobb spoke with our PTO about the school bond on Tuesday night.

Tuesday 9/30 7th Grade Curriculum Night 6-7

PTO Meeting 9/30 7:00 in the media center

8th grade band and chorus performed at the Spot Festival. We have some great talent at TMS!



ice cream party

Students who earned 105 or more points in the Summer Reading Challenge enjoyed an ice cream party in the library Friday at the end of the day. Great job everyone!

Missed Curriculum Night?

See presentation attachments:

8th Grade Curriculum Night 2014.ppt
TMS 8th Grade Parent night (2).ppt
TMS 6th Grade Parent night.ppt
TMS 7th Grade Parent night.ppt


Intramural Champs


 Mr. Christopher P. Madden 

Assistant Principals
Mr. Bryan Abernethy
Dr. Leslie Newman

School of Distinction with High Growth

Upcoming Events
   Oct 24 2014 at 03:35 PM
   8th Grade Band Night at THS football game
   Oct 24 2014 at 06:00 PM
   Soccer Try-outs
   Oct 27 2014 at 03:45 PM
   End of First Grading Period
   Oct 28 2014
   Chess Club
   Oct 28 2014 at 03:40 PM
   Soccer Try-outs
   Oct 28 2014 at 03:45 PM
   Football at Cape Fear
   Oct 28 2014 at 04:00 PM
   Early Release
   Oct 29 2014
   All County Band Auditions
   Oct 29 2014
   Battle of the Books practice
   Oct 30 2014 at 07:45 AM

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