AMS VISION STATEMENT
Our Aiken Middle School family believes that building trusting relationships will inspire academic excellence and foster life-long learning.
SCIENCE CONTENT NIGHT:
Parents, Guardians, Friends, and Community Members: Everyone is invited to attend AMS Science Content Night!! February 7th, 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Faculty, Family, Friends, Food and Fun!!
Opportunity for Parents of Rising 7th and 8th graders:
Schofield Middle PTO would like for Aiken Middle's PTO officers/members with rising 7th or 8th graders to attend the April 2nd meeting at Schofield. They want to meet you and encourage parents coming to Schofield to become active in PTO. Schofield's PTO election will be held on May 7th. They want to make sure that our parents have the opportunity to become officers if you so desire. The meeting time is 5:30 in the media center.
**This is a GREAT way to become involved in your child's new school next year**
IMPORTANT DATES IN JANUARY-
IGP 8TH GRADE APPOINTMENTS: January 14 – 17
It's time to make plans for your student's 9th grade year! Face-to-Face Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) student/parent/guidance appointments are required of all 8th grade students.
During the IGP you will meet with a counselor to discuss your student’s course requests & how they tie into their long term goals.
Before/after school appointments are also available upon request.
For more information go to the school website www.acpsd.net/AMS
and see the “School Counseling” page (under the “Academics” tab)
Call Mrs. Amy Smith at 803-641-2570 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
GATOR YEARBOOK INFORMATION:
Yearbook Sales $35 until Feb.1 Pay online or in the front office any day before 2:00
8th gr. Baby Ads. Do it yourself on Jostens.com or let the yearbook staff design.
Parents, did you attend AMS as a student and your child is here now? Please submit a picture of the two of you to the yearbook staff to be on a Special Alumni page by Jan. 11. Send picture or email to email@example.com Questions 641-2570 Mrs. Davis, Yearbook Advisor
PREPARE FOR FAMILY EMERGENCIES WITH SMART911 - We are fortunate in Aiken County to have access to a free service called SMART911. The service allows families to register their homes and occupants for the purpose of providing law enforcement and first responders with immediate access to life-saving information in the event of a call for help to 911. During an actual emergency, first responders will have this vital information relayed to them before they arrive. Signing up is fast, easy, and free! Click HERE to view the SMART911 flyer for some great safety tips for students, or visit online at www.smart911.com for more information.
The award-winning Aiken County Adult Education Center is accepting new students Monday through Thursday of each week.
State Department of Education Releases First State Report Cards Utilizing More Stringent Federal Academic Performance Criteria
Seventeen Aiken County public schools earn Excellent or Good ratings.