6th Grade Boys Intramurals will begin Tuesday, Sept. 5 and we start with Football! We will have intramurals every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the entire year starting at 3:05 and going until 4:00. As activities change please read announcements to see what is next. Thank you and see Mr. Moeller if you have any questions.
Start TERM 1 2017 ART CLUB meets every FRIDAY from 3-4:00 in Mr. Lennon's room (C16). Sign in with code "upnjqrt" to ART CLUB on Google Classroom. Feel free to bring a friend and a snack! Remember, when your after-school activity or sport season is finished you are welcome to return to ART CLUB any time!
Student Volunteers are needed for the Paul Norton Elementary School Norton Night! The event will be held on October 21 from 4 - 7 and student volunteers are needed for hour and a half or three hour shifts to help run games. Interested in volunteering? Sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c044ba5a72aa2f49-norton Or email email@example.com
Reminder to all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students! Chess Club is being held every Wednesday morning at 7:15 in the Counseling Office. See Mrs. Bruty for more information!
Attention all students! Drama club will meet Tuesday in Ms. Blaum's room from 3-4 pm. See you there! (Please keep this announcement through October 24)
Students- you need to serve your detentions within 3 days of receiving them. If you have to be pulled to serve a detention and still don't show up, you will get extra time added. Thanks!
Board and Card Game Club is held every Monday from 3-3:45 in Mr. Fry’s room (B11). Bring one of your favorite games or play one from our board game library. This week's featured game is Betrayal at House on the Hill - 6 people will enter a haunted mansion, but will any of them leave?
10/2/17-11/1/17 Any students interested in joining the 2017-2018 Yearbook Club should sign up using the Google Form linked on the library Symbaloo. Club members are responsible for all aspects of creating the yearbook, including photo editing, page and text design, selecting themes, and even taking pictures. Yearbook Club will meet each Monday, beginning 2nd quarter. If you have any questions, email or see Mrs. Temperly in the library.
Science Bowl will be meeting on Monday's for the next 3 weeks to practice and form a team. All are welcome, if you cannot make it stop by and let Mr. Van or Mrs. Allen know so we know who is interested. Meet in room C15 Monday after school.
Board and Card Game Club is held every Monday from 3-3:45 in Mr. Fry’s room (B11). Bring one of your favorite games or play one from our board game library.
8TH GRADE BOYS: There will be a Baseball meeting on October 19 from 6:30-8 and will be held in the High School cafeteria.
We are going to plan on meeting Thursday November 2nd for the first meeting for Science Olympiad. We will go over details and choose events to focus on. Feel free to bring a friend to join an event with. Most events allow for at least 2 people. Science Olympiad - Thursday November 2nd in Mr. Van's room C15 See you then!
10/15/17 - 11/6/17 If you missed the BMS National History Day Kick-off meeting and still want to join, copy-paste this URL to get on the mailing contact list: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd85t92mTmgR0WAwZc5hT2wBCdZdaPwJw9nynhIZG3bsRmYtw/viewform?usp=sf_link
Calling all MATHLETES!! That is, any 6th, 7th, 8th grade student who likes to be challenged and learn math! The MATHCOUNTS program is for you!! We will have our first meeting/practice on October 23rd in room E4 (Miss Border's room). We will start right after school and do MATH until 4:30. If you cannot make this practice but are intersted in the program, please email Mrs. Beck at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you on Monday, the 23rd!!
10/16/17 - 10/16/17 National History Day Club will meet both Tuesday (October 17) and Thursday (October 19) this week. Come with some project ideas to discuss for this year's theme: Conflict and Compromise.
Video game club will meet this Tuesday, October 17 from 3-3:45pm in the computer lab.
Board and Card Game Club is held every Monday from 3-3:45 in Mr. Fry’s room (B11). This week's featured game is Mysterium. Can you solve a murder where mysterious pieces of art are the only clues?
The BMS Gay-Straight Alliance will meet this Thursday, October 19 from 3:00-3:45 in Mr. Fry’s room (B11). All 7th and 8th grade students are welcome to attend.
Cross Country (Please announce once and remove from the list) Congratulations to the 7th grade girls cross country team with their 2nd place finish at the state-wide meet in Ankeny. The runners were Klara Skogman, Hattie Aanestad, Ava Utsinger, Audrey Scarlett, and Jayln Thorsen.
10/23/17 to 6/1/17 The BMS library is now selling snacks. We have bottled water and various cracker items--2 for $1. All profits will benefit this year's National History Day program. Students can purchase and eat snacks during study hall and after school, unless trash and crumbs become an issue.