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West Middle School Announcements
We encourage all students to eat a nutritious breakfast which will prepare them for their school day.  Research shows that students who eat breakfast score better on standardized tests, improve academic achievement, have fewer health issues, and behave better in class.  A school breakfast can provide peace of mind for parents who are often rushed in the morning trying to send children off to school.  ALL STUDENTS are eligible to participate in the school breakfast program.  If your child walks, takes a bus, or arrives to school by car, they may still have breakfast at school.  If your child receives a free or reduced price lunch, they also receive a free or reduced price breakfast.  There is no extra paperwork required.  Please call your kitchen staff with any questions.  Kitchen phone numbers are located on the back side of each monthly menu.  School breakfasts costs $1.60 and reduced price breakfasts cost 30 cents.  Free breakfasts are, obviously, free!
Are you an engineer?
Do you know someone who is?
The GBWMS Future City team is seeking an engineer to mentor our team. We meet Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 3:15-5:30 from September to late January when we take our completed project to competition. The engineer would be welcome any/all days, but at least once a week for an hour would be most helpful. (We are looking for a few more students also!!)
Please contact Marilyn Sidebotham (room 125) at 591-7567 for more information or to sign up!
Dear Parents and Guardians of West Middle School students:

We are fortunate to have start-up funds to begin a middle school level robotics programs at WMS in the fall.  We hope that this will be an enriching experience in the sciences for some of our students.   We are seeking assistance with two things.  First, if you are a parent/guardian who has an engineering or techinical background and have an interest in providing some mentoring to young students, please send your name to Mr. Mike Munley or Mrs. Jennifer Kent-Bryant so that we might include your expertise as we start the program next fall.  Second, we also must seek sponsorships to build our robot and our program.  If you own or know of a firm that might like to invest in young students and support this venture, we would appreciate sponsorships.  If you are an individual who believes in this venture and wishes to make a donation to the program, we gladly and gratefully welcome your support!
West Midddle School Daily Announcements
VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS:  Tryouts for the seventh and eighth grade volleyball teams will take place on Monday, October 27th, Tuesday, October 28th, and Wednesday, October 29th, from 3:15-5:00 p.m.  You must have a physical dated on or after April 15, 2014 on file in the Main Office in order to try out. 
WRESTLING:  Daily practices will begin on Monday, October 27th, in the cafetorium from 3:15-5:00 p.m.  There will be a parent meeting on Wednesday, October 29th, immediately following practice.  Sixth graders are welcome to join the team but will not be allowed to compete at wrestling meets.  You must have a physical dated on or after April 15, 2014 on file in the Main Office in order to participate.  The coaches are Mr. Gregg Mulholland (room 107) and Mr. Chris Dellorso.
BASKETBALL CLINIC:  Grand Blanc High School is offering a FREE basketball clinic on Wednesday, October 29th, from       6:00-7:30 p.m.  Participants will learn the fundamentals of passing, dribbling, shooting, defense, and teamwork from Grand Blanc coaches and players.  For more information and a registration form, pick up a flyer in the Main Office or contact Mr. Rob McRae at rmcrae4@gmail.com
HOMEWORK HELP HOUR:  Homework Help Hour takes place every Wednesday in the library from 3:10-4:10 p.m.  Homework Help Hour is for those students that would like a quiet place to work and for those that need help with any subject.  Homework Help Hour is not a social hour nor a place to kill time.  You must come with something specific to work on and you must stay the entire hour.
PARKS & REC BASKETBALL:  Any seventh or eighth grade boy interested in playing basketball for Grand Blanc Parks & Recreation should pick up an informational flyer in the Main Office.  The cost is $87 if you register before October 24th and $102 if you register between October 24th and October 31st.  Practices begin the first week of November and games start on November 10th.  For more information and to register, visit www.gbparks.com.
SPANISH LAB:  Mrs. Casper will be offering her help with Spanish every Wednesday morning at 7:30 a.m. in room 113.  You must come with specific questions or materials to work on.
ROBOTICS:  The West Middle School robotics club meets every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15-5:00 p.m. in room 108.  The sponsors are Mrs. Jennifer Kent-Bryant and Mr. Mike Munley.
FUTURE CITY:  Future City meets on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays in room 125 from 3:15-5:30 p.m.  The sponsor is Mrs. Marilyn Sidebotham. 
YEARBOOK CLUB:  The West Middle School Yearbook Club meets in room 108 every Monday from 3:10-4:10 p.m.  The editors are Mr. Mike Munley and Mr. Gregg Mulholland.
EIGHTH GRADE FOOTBALL:  The eighth grade coaches are Mr. Patrick Mullaly and Mr. Phil Parker.  The end-of-season party will take place in the lecture hall from 3:15-5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 27th.
CHEERLEADING:  The cheerleading coaches are Mrs. Kerri Hesse and Ms. Leslie Powell-Stratton.
POM:  The pom coach is Ms. Lauren Burtrum.
3M Cloud Library eBooks

Reading at GBCS goes mobile.

The GBCS Library Program introduces eBooks.  Students can now discover, borrow, and read books from the library on personal devices at home or on the go from nearly anywhere.  Instructions and compatibility information is located on the West MS Library website.

WMS Annual Education Report
Please click HERE to read the Annual Education Report which provides key information on the 2013-14 educational progress of the West Middle School.