Moving Up to Middle School!! (Please be patient & let these pages fully load after you click on them.. thanks!)
MIDDLE SCHOOL PLANNING GUIDES
Parent and Student Resources (Links) - Books - Girl's Life "Ultimate Guide to Surviving Middle School" Scholastic, American Girl "a smart girl's guide to starting middle school"
A Guide to Middle School: "Packin Up"
NEW - Wake Leadership Academy - January 5, 2012 6:30-8:00
Middle School Registration Information
Wake County Public School System Middle School
Middle School : Movin' On Up - PBS Kids Go! - 'It's My Life' Website
Click for Tdap Info and FAQ's -
In accordance with the North Carolina State Law (10A NCAC 41A.0401), all children attending public school who are entering 6th grade on or after August 1, 2008 are required to receive a Tdap booster, if five years or more have passed since the last dose of a tetanus/diphtheria toxoid.
Information can be found at http://www.immunize.nc.gov/
It is important to be familiar with locker locks to help be ready for middle school. Here is a simple guide...
1) Turn Right (Clockwise) 3 times & stop at the first number
2) Turn Left (CounterClockwise) past zero & stop at 2nd number
3) Turn Right (Clockwise) to the 3rd number
4) Pull to open
Open House Information
Parents with a child in 5th grade are invited to the following middle school open houses and information sessions for rising 6th graders:
Reedy Creek Middle School - Tuesday, December 11, 2012 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
RCMS 6th Grade Open House will be held in the auditorium from 5:30-7:00 p.m. There is a planned agenda. There will be a performance by the RCMS 6th grade band. Parents will hear from the Principal and the PTA and have a Q&A session at the end of the tour.
East Cary Middle School - Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
ECMS 6th Grade Information Night will be held in the auditorium at 6:00 p.m. Principal Chisnall, both Assistant Principals, the band director, school counselors, and other staff will discuss ECMS daily schedules, STEM programs & regular electives, track options and year-round schedule, clubs and athletics, PTA, Q&A for parents, and more!
West Cary Middle School - Tuesday, January 8, 2012 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
West Cary's Prospective Student Informational Event will be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. This event will include information about West Cary's educational programs, tours of the campus, and a Q & A session for the parents. WCMS will also schedule a formal Open House in the spring for rising 6th graders and any other prospective students that are assigned to West Cary for the 2013-2014 school year.
Mills Park Middle School - Wednesday, January 16 at 6:30 (Last names A-M) and Thursday, January 17 at 6:30 (Last names N-Z).
Please see this MPMS flyer for more information.
Dillard Drive Middle School Information Session: Tuesday, Feburary 12, 2013. Click here for more information.