Kids on Snapchat?

There is a new feature in the popular app Snapchat. The feature gives away the users location. This is not ideal, not safe and concerning. This article will help parents help their kids to turn off this feature. A good quote from the article is: ‘Parents of teens know scaremongering doesn’t usually work, but honest and ongoing communication about how to use media responsibly can go a long way. We can talk about the riskiest elements of apps — location tracking/sharing, anonymity, chatting with strangers, etc. — and why they can lead to… Read More

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Thank you and 2017-18 at a Glance

Thank you to the MMS Staff for a great 2016-17 School Year Thank you Thank you to the students and staff of Mitchell Middle School, parents and guardians, the community of Mitchell and the Hanover School Division for a great year! I hope you have a safe and happy summer!! Get outside as much as you can. Read as much as you can and laugh as much as you can. I enjoyed my first year at Mitchell Middle School and… Read More

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Parent Advisory Council Request – We Need Help!

Dear MMS Parents, The MMS Parent Advisory Council is excited to announce that thanks to all the fundraising efforts of Mitchell parents and students over the last few years, over 40 trees have been planted on the school grounds. We know that as they grow they will be much appreciated by all the students of Mitchell Middle School. We hope to plant more trees in the coming years, but this is such a great start! In order to make sure… Read More

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Year End Awards Ceremony (June 27 @ 9:30 AM) and Activities on June 27 and 28

YEAR END AWARDS CEREMONY – JUNE 27 AT 9:30 AM After feedback from a number of parents we have decided to move our Year End Awards Ceremony to Tuesday, June 27 at 9:30 AM. This is an hour earlier than previously scheduled. One of the reasons is the SRSS has their graduation ceremonies that day and we have a number of families involved in that as well. The earlier start time for our awards ceremony allows for more time to… Read More

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MMS Orientation for Families New to MMS

Today, we welcome our new Warriors to MMS! Grade 4 students from MES spent the afternoon meeting their new teachers, seeing their new homerooms, getting to know different classmates and exploring MMS. After school, families were invited to learn more about MMS. We were happy so many families were able to make it out! During this meeting, parents got the chance to: can see their child’s new homeroom tour of the school learn about MMS priorities and school goals learn about… Read More

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Year End Music Concert

Congratulations to all of our students who performed in our year end Music Concerts on June 5. It is clear all of our musicians showed much growth since the start of the year. Thank you to all the parents who came to listen to the dress rehearsal in the afternoon or the evening performance. A special thank you to all the students who came for the evening performance. Much thanks to Mrs. Sawatzky for putting in all the time and… Read More

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Year End Music Concert

Our year end Band Concert is on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 7:00 PM. Our dress rehearsal takes places on Monday June 5 at 1:00 PM. Parents ARE welcome to come at 1:00 to watch this performance as well. Students are encouraged to wear school clothing (navy) or anything blue. For the evening concert, students should be in their homerooms by 6:45pm All students will make their way into the gym just before 7:00 pm. We are looking forward to seeing and hearing what has… Read More

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MMS Track and Field Meet – Now THURSDAY June 1, 2017

Our school based track and field meet is now on THURSDAY, June 1, 2017 due to forecasted rain on Friday. All parents are invited to watch and cheer on all of our kids at our Track and Field Meet at Mitchell Middle School. Mitchell Middle School Track & Field Meet Schedule of Events Track Events:  9:10  60m girls  9:50  60m boys 10:30 100m girls 11:10 100m boys 11:50 400m girls 12:25 400m boys  1:00 200m girls  1:35 200m boys  2:10 800m girls… Read More

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MMS App for Android and iOS

For easy access to contact info, all of our social media feeds and news add the MMS Mobile App to your device. Follow these instructions to get set up. 1. For Installing your Android App from Browser Please follow these steps to install your app on your Android Device. To start with, please ensure that the “ Unknown sources ” box is checked (in the browser) to allow installation of non-Market applications. 1) Simply Open the below URL on your Android Phone Browser… Read More

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