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    Join BMS PTA
    WELCOME to the 2022 - 2023 school year at Bearden Middle School! The Bearden Middle PTA has MANY opportunities FOR you TO get involved during your child's middle school years.
     

     
    Please contact our President, KATHRYN VINSON with questions, thoughts, suggestions about helping to make our PTA more supportive of our school, students, and staff.
     

    Are you getting or would like to receive PTA emails? Send a request to beardenmiddleschoolpta@gmail.com and be sure to check your spam folder and add us to your contacts! 

     
    PTA MEETING DATES (8:30 am - Tentatively, in room 110)
    • Tuesday, September 6
    • Tuesday, November 2
    • Tuesday, January 10, 2023
    • Tuesday, March 7 (Annual Meeting)
    • Tuesday, May 2

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Newsworthy News!


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    BMS: Week of 11/14-18/22
     
    Good Afternoon Bruins,

    Thank you to everyone who brought in cans and gave a donation to our Thanksgiving baskets!!  By your generosity, we will be able to provide Thanksgiving dinner for 25 BMS families!!
     
    We are still in need of a few items:
    Instant Mashed Potatoes
    Cake/ dessert mixes
    Canned pumpkin
    Cranberry Sauce
     
    We are extending the drive through Tuesday!  The top donating homeroom will receive a pass to a home basketball game with free popcorn!  The winning homeroom per grade level will receive donuts!! 

    Basketball this week:
    Monday 11/14/22 - Home vs Farragut - Theme (Wear Neon Colors)
    Thursday 11/17/22 - at West Valley
    Early Release Day Wednesday: 11/16/22
    Nov. 16th School Dismisses at 1:30.

    After-School Tutoring Schedule: Tutoring schedule revisions for the next 2 weeks: Due to the early release Wednesday this week, tutoring will be held Monday (11/14) and Tuesday (11/15) - instead of our usual Monday and Wednesday.  There will be no tutoring the following week of Thanksgiving.  We will resume our normal tutoring schedule (Mondays and Wednesdays after school) after Thanksgiving week.

    This is a great opportunity for students to receive extra support in Math, Science, ELA, and Social Studies. If you have any questions, please contact joe.morelock@knoxschools.org


    Thanksgiving Holidays!

    November 23-25 (Wednesday-Friday)

    Michael Toth, Principal
    Bearden Middle School

GIVING

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    Why Become a Member of PTA? $6 of your $10 membership helps fund items the school's budget doesn't cover. Joining the PTA does not obligate you to volunteer or attend meetings, although we hope you will join us as your schedule allows! Simply include your membership dues of $10 with the PTA Membership form (download below, or get a copy in the Main Office). $6 of that stays here at BMS to help support our many activities and initiatives; the remaining $4 goes to local, state, and national dues to support child-advocacy initiatives. 

    Why suppport the Enrichment Fund? Any additional funds over $10 go to our Enrichment Fund, which supports funding gaps for technology, devices, books, programs, etc. Please consider an enrichment member...when you do, 100% of your gift stays at BMS! To give, please contact Tracey Linardo today.

    Membership levels are as follows: 

    • FRIEND ENRICHMENT LEVEL $1-$99
    • RED ENRICHMENT LEVEL $100-$179
    • WHITE ENRICHMENT LEVEL $180-$364
    • BLUE ENRICHMENT LEVEL $365-$499
    • BRUIN ENRICHMENT LEVEL $500-$999
    • CORPORATE ENRICHMENT LEVEL $1000+

     

    Thank you for supporting the BMS PTA and our Enrichment Fund!


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