West McDowell Junior High Home Page
WMMS Announcements

 Our Vision: STEPS

Student Centered

Teacher Guided

Explored Learning   
Parent Partnership

Successful Transition

 

Mission Statement:  The mission of West McDowell Middle School is to offer relevant learning experiences that include communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity which are student centered, developing the whole child through teacher guidance, parent partnership, and global exploration.

 

Our Beliefs:

West McDowell Middle School embraces the following as its core values and beliefs.  Through all school operations and activities, WMMS will ...

 

… stress the importance of students learning, growing, and developing into knowledgeable, reflective, caring, ethical, and contributing citizens.

 

... use research-based programs based on the North Carolina Standard Course of Study (NCSCOS).

 

… engage in student centered learning that is relevant, integrative,  challenging, and exploratory through the use of data and differentiated instruction based on individual learning needs .

 

...encourage students to thrive academically, socially, and emotionally in a collaborative learning environment where trust and respect are paramount and where family and community are actively involved.

 

...prepare students to face significant life choices and provide support in making wise and healthy decisions.


... ensure our educators are lifelong learners, committed to ongoing professional growth, and passionate about engaging the minds of our early adolescents.




SPORTS CAMPS

SOCCER BOYS AND GIRLS CAMP
7-14-14 TO 7-17-14 9:00-12:00
WEST SOCCER FIELD


FOOTBALL SKILLS CAMP
7-14-14 TO 7-18-14 6:00-8:00 PM
BACK OF GYM




Open House August 21st: 

3:00pm- 4:00pm   6th grade 
4:00pm- 5:00pm   7th grade 
5:00pm- 6:00pm  8th grade 

Since this is a transition year, we decided to stagger the grade levels to allow optimal time. These are recommended times. If you cannot attend during your scheduled time, all teachers will be here until 6:00pm. Faculty and staff will be available Friday morning for those who are unable to attend Thursday evening.  The times for Friday morning will be 8:30-10:30.




We would like to welcome our new 6th, 7th, and returning 8th graders to West McDowell Middle School along with:
~Kim Morris
~Leigh Neal
~Emily Elkins
~Jeanna Gowan
who will be joining our WMMS Staff! 


6th GRADE SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

     COLORED PENCILS         CRAYONS               EXPO MARKERS       GLUE STICKS
     LOOSE LEAF PAPER        HIGHLIGHTER       SCISSORS      HANDHELD SCOTCH TAPE
     PENCILS                BALLPOINT PENS-1 COLOR OF RED,BLUE,BLACK & GREEN
 
 3 HOLE SPIRALBOUND NOTEBOOK- HUNT         

 MARBLE COMPOSITION NOTEBOOK- KAYLOR, GOUGE, ANDERSON, NEAL & LEDBETTER
 3 POCKET FOLDERS WITH BRADS- RUPPE
 4-BLACK & WHITE MARBLE COMPOSITION BOOKS- MORRIS
 1 INCH BINDER- ELKINS
 1 INCH BINDER & SPIRAL NOTEBOOK-CLARK
             
WISH LIST: KLEENEX, CLOROX WIPES, HAND SANITIZER, COPY PAPER, 
                                   GALLON ZIPLOCK BAGS & BAND AIDS


 
7TH GRADE SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

     LOOSE LEAF PAPER                     PENCILS                COLORED PENCILS/MARKERS
      PENCIL SHARPENER                     HIGHLIGHTERS     POST IT NOTES
      PACKAGE TIP ERASERS               RULER                   SINGLE HOLE PUNCHER
      PERMANENT MARKER                  GLUE STICKS       DIVIDERS WITH TABS  
      MECHANICAL PENCILS                 SCISSORS

COMPOSITION BOOK-GARDNER    
2 IN BINDER- VETTER
1 IN BINDER, 2 MARBLE COMPOSITION BOOKS, 1 RED,YELLOW & BLUE TWO POCKET             FOLDERS- GOWAN
1 BINDER AND 2 COMPOSITION BOOKS- CAPPS & PETTEPHER
STURDY 3 RING BINDER OR PORTFOLIO- KUCHAR
1 1/2 OR 2 IN BINDER, 5 POCKET FOLDERS & COMPOSITION BOOK- HIGDON
              WISH LIST: KLEENEX, COPY PAPER & HAND SANITIZER

8TH GRADE SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST
COMING SOON



















School Bus Stop Law  
Please check out the infographic above if you have any questions.

  
             
  




       



Site Map | Privacy Policy | View "printer-friendly" page | Login   In Japanese  In Korean  En français  Auf Deutsch  In italiano   No português  En español  In Russian  
Site powered by SchoolFusion.com © 2014 - Educational website content management