• Click here for BMS Foundation information. 
    Click here for BMS PTA information.
    Click here for the Red/Blue day calendar.
    Click here for High School Information for Current (2017-2018) 8th Graders.
    (8th Grade Students and Parents/Guardians of 8th Graders should check this information and their high school website frequently.)
    8th Grade Dance
    May 21st
    Lighthouse Knoxville (6800 Baum Drive)
    Click here for the link to the Lighthouse.
    Tickets sold May 15-17, $15.00 cash only, 8:00-8:25am, outside the student office.
    A permission slip and invitation have been sent home with students.
    A permission form must be turned prior to purchasing ticket.
    Last Day of School!
    Thursday, May 24th
    (1/2 day) Dismissal 12:00 noon
    No breakfast or lunch served.
    Click here for Knox County Schools calendar.
    Click here for Knox County Schools start and dismiss times.
    6th and 7th graders interested in summer basketball camp should pick up forms during homeroom or after school:
    Boys should go to Coach Zorio's classroom.
    Girls should see Coach Bowling in the gym.
    IB MYP Podcasts! 
    Please click here or visit our website under the "IB MYP" section to hear our new podcast episodes about IB programming in Knox County. This is a great way to learn more about the Middle Years Programme at Bearden Middle and West High as well as the Diploma and Career-Related Programmes at West.  Please email Shannon Siebe @ shannon.siebe@knoxschools.org for more information or to make a request for an upcoming episode topic.
    Click here for school tour information.
    Click here to pay your student fees.
    Looking for additional information about what is happening at BMS?
    Follow BMS on Twitter - Bearden Bruins @BeardenMiddle
    Follow BMS PTA on Facebook Bearden Middle News & Info
    7th Grade Immunization Information
    2018-2019 School Year....Save the Dates!
    PTA Meetings
    Meeting #1, Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 8:30 AM

    Meeting #2, Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 8:30 AM

    Meeting #3, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 8:30 AM

    Meeting #4 Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 8:30 AM
    Friday, September 28, 2018 at 3:30 PM 
    Lip Sync
    Friday, March 1, 2019 at 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM
    Parking at BMS
    It is never okay to block handicap access even if school is not in session or it doesn’t look like a lot of people are in the building.  BMS will have to tow any vehicle that blocks handicap access.
    Community Activities Available for BMS Students!
    (The following activities are community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    Esther S., 2012 Bearden Middle graduate, Solo Art Show!
    (This art show is not a school sponsored event.)
    Click here for informational flyer.
    Bearden Middle Girls' Soccer Tryouts
    (This activity is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    • Monday, April 30th and Wednesday, May 2
    • For all girls rising 6th grade through rising 8th grade who are interested in playing soccer.
    • Tryouts will be at Victor Ashe Park.
    • Registration begins at 5:30pm and actual tryouts will begin at 6:00pm.
    • Please bring a size 5 balland a lot of water.
    • A parent will need to be present to sign paperwork.
    • Please contact Kari Gray at keribgray@gmail.com with questions.


    Bearden Club Football
    (This activitiy is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    March 20th
    BHS Football Fieldhouse
    Official Feeder Club for Bearden High School
    Bearden Boys Soccer
    (This activitiy is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    The first day of soccer tryouts will be Thursday, February 1st right after school. Report to the track/baseball area ready to run!
    Robert Schoenfeld manages the boys soccer program at Bearden Middle. We are starting our Practices / Tryouts on Thursday, February 1st from 4:00 until 5:30. We will have practice and or games every Monday and Thursday until the end of season tournament which is the weekend of May 5th and 6th. We will be practicing at Bearden Middle in the area between the baseball fields. Please call the voicemail for all updates and or weather related cancellations. The voicemail number is 865-332-4333. I will have paperwork for the boys at the practices.
    Bearden Middle Varsity Baseball Tryouts
    (This activitiy is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    Tryouts will be held on Sunday October 1st at West High School baseball stadium from 4:00-6:00.  Please wear baseball attire and bring glove and bat.  If you have any questions please call Jason Shymlock at 865-719-4513. 
    BMS Golf Team Interest Meeting
    (This activitiy is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    BMS Golf team Interest Meeting will be held Wednesday, September 27 at 5:30 pm in the commons area outside the gym at BMS. We will have a brief meeting to explain the format of the golf teams and sign up for tryouts. This is for both the Boys' and Girls' BMS golf teams. Please feel free to email me if you have and questions at kkammann20@hotmail.com.
    Young Entrepreneurs Academy
    (This activitiy is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    YEA! applications close on September 15th.
    Bearden Middle Club Swim Team
    (This activitiy is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    Sign up today for the 2017-2018 BMS Club Swim Team! Practices will be held at UT's Student Aquatic Center (SAC). The team will practice on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 pm beginning Monday, October 2nd. If you are interested in participating or have questions, please email Clayton Bollig at claytonbollig@gmail.com.
    Meet Schedule:
    October 29 at Allan Jones 5-9 pm BMS vs. Farragut
    November 19 at SAC 5-9 pm BMS and West High vs. Berean Christian Schools
    January 7 at SAC 5-9 pm BMS and West High vs. CAK
    January 21 at Allan Jones City Championship
    Congratulations to these young men for making the Bearden Middle 6th Grade Baseball Team!
    (This activity is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    1. Christian R
    2. Shepard S
    3. Konnor G
    4. Joseph M
    5. Connor C
    6. Emerson H
    7. Andrew L
    8. Aydin B
    9. Jackson K
    10. Fletcher M
    I also want to thank all the other fine young men who came out to the tryout Saturday. Good luck to you all, keep working hard and we hope to see you again at next year's tryouts!
    Irving Rosa
    Head Coach
    Bearden Middle 6th Grade Baseball
    Community activity available for BMS students!
    (This activity is community sponsored, not school sponsored.)
    The deadline to register is August 15th.
    Email Minette Townsend at boandminette@icloud.com or 865-963-8572 with questions.