BMS Calendar

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Order Your Yearbook Now

The ordering window for the Inaugural Beverly Middle School Yearbook is underway!

No extra yearbooks will be available at the end of the year - You must secure your order now!

All yearbook orders (online and paper) are DUE FRIDAY MARCH 29, 2019. 

There are 2 ways to place your yearbook order.

Online Ordering from Jostens
Please visit our ordering website to place your order online:
http://jostensyearbooks.com/?REF=A03409530
When placing your order, please make sure you are entering your student’s name, grade and team name accurately.

- OR - 
Please print out and complete this order form (or pick one up at the BMS office) and return it to the main office with cash or a check stapled to the form or labeled in an envelope with your student’s name. Please make checks payable to Beverly Middle School.

Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to handing out the first ever BMS Yearbook!

Mrs. Kristina Vanderslice, Advisor and the Yearbook Staff

Science Fair - Register by Friday for Raffle!

Beverly Middle School's Science Fair is coming on Tuesday, February 26!

Registration is open now. Click here to fill out the registration form so you can tell us about your wonderful self and what you're thinking about for a project (or if you don't know what you want to do yet)! Register by Friday 1/18 for a chance to win a $10 iTunes card.

Registered participants can pick up their science fair notebooks from Mrs. Hopkins in room 131A or Mrs. Fish in room 339A.

Trifold boards will be given out on January 23rd at 3:05 pm from the1st floor 1st Neighborhood Makerspace room.

There will be two more after-school mentoring sessions before the Science Fair. Both are from 3:05-3:40 in the first floor first neighborhood Makerspace room.
  • Wednesday, January 23: “What are the next steps in my project and how am I doing so far?” 
  • Monday, February 4: “How do I organize my results and lay out my board?” 
The sessions are open to all students to help you choose a topic and get started. Have fun exploring!!

If you have any questions contact Mrs. Hopkins in room 131A (dhopkins@beverlyschools.org),
Mrs. Fish in room 339A (bfish@beverlyshcools.org) or Ms. Al-Khalili at reyaal67@gmail.com.

MCAS Schedule

The MCAS testing schedule for April and May is now available. The calendar here is color-coded to easily see which grades have tests on which days. You may want to make a note of these dates.

PTO Meeting Next Thursday

The PTO's next meeting is Thursday, January 24 at 6:30 in the BMS Library. There are NO membership dues. Mr. Poska relies on PTO funding for various events and the PTO relies on parents.

The PTO website has TONS of information on how to deal with Fortnite addiction, new City Marijuana regulations, who to contact to support the PTO, and the PTO's FINAL fundraiser for the year (hint: it involves a calendar)!! Parents can always check out the PTO's website at https://sites.google.com/view/beverly-middle-school-pto/home 

Parents can contribute Box Tops to further support our school's PTO. The Box Top container is located in the main office! 

We cannot wait to see you at our next meeting! The website is at https://sites.google.com/view/beverly-middle-school-pto/home

Centerville Blood Drive 1/31

Centerville Elementary School hosts its 2nd Annual Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, January 31 from 2-7pm.

Sign up now for a time slot by going to the American Red Cross Blood Services website and then search by zip code (01915) and date (January 31).

See this flyer for more details.

Girls Who Code @ BPL

Registration is now open for grades 6-12 for Girls Who Code Club at the Beverly Public Library!

It will meet on Mondays from 3:30-5pm at the public library from February 4 through May 20.

Click here to see the flyer or go to beverlypubliclibrary.org/teens/

Polar Plunge on Superbowl Sunday

North Shore Community Development Inc., Lifebridge North Shore and River House are asking you to bring together friends and family to support the mission to end homelessness.

By joining the fundraiser for the 2019 Polar Plunge, you will help combat homelessness and will be giving the opportunity for groups and individuals to make some great changes in their community and beyond! The 2019 Beverly Polar Plunge will be held at Lynch Park on Super Bowl Sunday, February 3, 2019!

Click here to see the flyer for more information or download a sponsor sheet.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Patriots Spirit Day

Patriots Spirit Day is this Friday!!! Wear your New England gear (no hats in school) to get ready to cheer on the Pats for the big game against the Chiefs this Sunday.

BMS Musical Auditions Tomorrow

Auditions for the BMS Spring Musical, Into the Woods Jr., are being held in the auditorium this week on Tuesday 1/15 and Thursday 1/17:
  • Tuesday, January 15 @ 3:15 - 5:00
  • Thursday, January 17 @ 3:15 - 5:00
Those who wish to audition should prepare a song and/or a monologue.

Click here to sign up to audition to be on stage for the production of Into The Woods Jr.

Click here to be a crew member for our production
Rehearsals will be Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 3:15 - 4:45 in the BMS Auditorium. (Not every actor will need to attend every single rehearsal, depending on what is being rehearsed that day - a specific schedule to follow once parts have been assigned)

For details see this flyer and/or contact Mr. Mark Hecox by email at mhecox@beverlyschools.org.

Girls Who Code at BPL

Registration is now open for grades 6-12 for Girls Who Code Club at the Beverly Public Library!

It will meet on Mondays from 3:30-5pm at the public library from February 4 through May 20.

Click here to see the flyer or go to beverlypubliclibrary.org/teens/

Science Fair - Register by Friday for Chance at iTunes Card!

Beverly Middle School's Science Fair is coming on Tuesday, February 26!

Registration is open now. Click here to fill out the registration form so you can tell us about your wonderful self and what you're thinking about for a project (or if you don't know what you want to do yet)! Register by Friday 1/18 for a chance to win a $10 iTunes card.

Registered participants can pick up their science fair note books from Mrs. Hopkins in room 131A or Mrs. Fish in room 339A.

Trifold boards will be given out on January 23rd at 3:05 pm from the1st floor 1st Neighborhood Makerspace room.

There will be two more after-school mentoring sessions before the Science Fair. Both are from 3:05-3:40 in the first floor first neighborhood Makerspace room.

  • Wednesday, January 23: “What are the next steps in my project and how am I doing so far?” 
  • Monday, February 4: “How do I organize my results and lay out my board?” 

The sessions are open to all students to help you choose a topic and get started. Have fun exploring!!

If you have any questions contact Mrs. Hopkins in room 131A (dhopkins@beverlyschools.org),
Mrs. Fish in room 339A (bfish@beverlyshcools.org) or Ms. Al-Khalili at reyaal67@gmail.com.

Nature's Classroom Fundraiser 1/26

Join the fun at Inner Cycle (Beverly) on Saturday, January 26, 2019. Get inspired and energized while supporting our grade 6th grade trip to Nature’s Classroom!

Sign up online at https://goo.gl/iEHgpg to secure your spot. Space is limited, so book your class now!  There are two classes available, 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM.

A $25 donation will be collected at the door. All proceeds benefit the Nature’s Classroom Scholarship Fund. Checks can be made out to Beverly Middle School.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

MLK Jr. Day Breakfast at BMS

Join us for a celebration of the life and work of Dr. King and the power of personal connection with a special community breakfast. Special guests include speaker Beverly resident and peacebuilder Sarah Rial and representatives of the departments and groups who keep our community strong.

This event is FREE and open to the public. All ages.

Sponsored by Beverly’s Human Rights Committee and the Multifaith Coalition and co-hosted by Beverly youth.

Doors Open at 8:15 am
Breakfast begins at 8:30am
Program concludes at 10:00 am
Beverly Middle School Cafeteria
502 Cabot St., Beverly, MA 01915

Click here to sign up or for more information.

BMS Musical Auditions Today and Thursday

Auditions for the BMS Spring Musical will be held this week!
  • Tuesday, January 15 @ 3:15 - 5:00
  • Thursday, January 17 @ 3:15 - 5:00
Those who wish to audition should prepare a song and/or a monologue.

Rehearsals will be Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 3:15 - 4:45 in the BMS Auditorium. (Not every actor will need to attend every single rehearsal, depending on what is being rehearsed that day - a specific schedule to follow once parts have been assigned)

For details see this flyer and/or contact Mr. Mark Hecox by email at mhecox@beverlyschools.org.

Polar Plunge coming Feb. 3

North Shore Community Development Inc., Lifebridge North Shore and River House are asking you to bring together friends and family to support the mission to end homelessness.

By joining the fundraiser for the 2019 Polar Plunge, you will help combat homelessness and will be giving the opportunity for groups and individuals to make some great changes in their community and beyond! The 2019 Beverly Polar Plunge will be held at Lynch Park on Super Bowl Sunday, February 3, 2019!

Click here to see the flyer for more information or download a sponsor sheet.