Sport Schedule Change--HMS 8th Grade Football--Next week's 8th Grade Football Game at Elma, has been changed to a home game.
Just a reminder that tomorrow (Friday) is a 1:15 early release day for Teacher Professional Development. Also, Monday, October 9 students do not have school as staff will be in a mandatory districtwide training day.
Attention HMS Football families and fans: The 7th and 8th grade football games against Montesano have been moved to the Thursday the 5th. Sorry for the late notification.
HMS Parents and Students: Our October Newsletter is out! Please check it out: https://www.smore.com/nasme-the-cubby-chronicle
Week at a Glance for October (OCTOBER!!) 2-6. Sports, Progress Reports, and an early release Friday. Reminder, there is no school for students Monday October 9, as that is a professional development day for Hoquiam staff.
HMS Band Parents: We are still looking for chaperones for tomorrow's Band practice and performance at the home game for tomorrow. If you are available, even if we can do it in shifts, we need people at Olympic Stadium from 3:15-9:30, or any time between just to help wrangle and supervise students. Please email Mrs. Schmidt at firstname.lastname@example.org
HMS BAND PARENTS & STUDENTS: Reminder tomorrow is the Band Spirit Clinic from 5:30-7:30. On Friday, September 29, the HMS Intermediate and Advanced Band will play alongside the Mighty Band from Grizzly-land. Students taking part need to be at Olympic Stadium at 3:15 pm. Students will go to the grandstand area. Rehearsal will be from 3:30-4:30. At 4:30 students may either go to Washington School for $5 pizza dinner (Checks to: Hoquiam Band/Choir Backers) or they can be picked up from Washington Elementary, but need to be back by 6:00. At 6:00 MS and HS Band Members will line up at Washington Elementary to march to the stadium. During the game MS Band will sit with the HS Band in sections. Half-time will be the performance. MS Band students are expected to stay through the whole game. 9:30 Parents may pick up their students at Washington Elementary. Parent signature is REQUIRED to sign students out of this activity. Dress: Black Pants, tennis shoes, gray pep band T-shirts (supplied). Students may wear long sleeve or sweatshirts UNDER their Pep Band T-shirts.
Cub Band Parents: Reminder the permission slips for tomorrow's Grizzly Band Spirit Clinic are due today!
HMS Band Parents: It's Grizzly Band Spirit Clinic Week! Here is a rundown of the week (students are bringing home a sheet of paper with reminders and a schedule today). Tuesday--final day for registration forms. There are a few of the band members who haven't returned them yet, and they are needed to participate. WEDNESDAY: 5:30 pm-Report to HHS Band/Choir Rooms. HHS Band Leadership will lead students through music rehearsal and chants the students need to know. 6:00 pm-rain or shine, Outside practice with the HHS Marching Band. Dress appropriately. There will be a group game, snack and water provided during this time. 7:20 pm-MS band students return to the Music Building to pack up instruments and check out with Ms. Schmidt. 7:30 pm-Parents may pick up students in the HS Upper Parking Lot at 7:30 p.m. We will be sending a schedule for Friday's Game and performance out Tuesday, but students need to be at Olympic Stadium by 3:15 pm on Friday.
HMS Cross Country Parents: If you are driving to Eatonville to watch your runner, the meet is at Camp Arnold. Address is 33412 Webster Rd. E, Eatonville, Wa.
HMS Football: NOT SO FAST MY FRIENDS....Totally blew the football schedule for next week...should be Tuesday-7th FB (H) Centralia; Wednesday-8th FB (H) Centralia....5:00 p.m. game time for both games. Sorry for the confusion!
HMS Intermediate and Advanced Band Members and Parents: Reminder that next week is the HHS Spirit Band Clinic for 7th and 8th grade band students. The signup forms need to be in by Tuesday at the latest. The clinic is on Wednesday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at HHS. The bands will perform at the Friday football game.
HMS 7th and 8th Grade Parents: Travel Opportunity to Washington DC! Hi Parents! Don’t forget to register for our 2024 trip– the deadline to register is next Friday. You can register with only a $99 deposit. It’s easy to sign up: --Online – at https://account.worldstrides.com/Login Our Trip ID is 206268 --By phone – call the WorldStrides Customer Service Team at 1-800-468-5899 --Be sure to include the Full Refund Program. You’ll want that if you need to cancel for any reason, including a positive covid test. --Fundraising, flexible payment options and financial aid is available. Information can be found HERE --Please visit our trip website that includes itinerary highlights, how to register, and other important information: Hoquiam Middle School 2024 Washington DC Trip It’s a life-changing experience and I want your child to experience it! Let me know if you have any questions. Best wishes, Laurie Gordon
Week at a Glance for Sept. 25-29. Enjoy your weekend!
HMS Parents and Students: Pictures from picture day are already up online for you to view and order. Here is the information: School Pictures are Ready! View and order at https://shop.jostenspix.com/login --HOQUIAM MIDDLE SCHOOL-- --Event Code: FE162123-- --Also Needed: Lunch ID
HMS Students and Parents: Wednesday Sports lineup--7th Grade Football cancelled; 8th Grade (H) Tenino is being played on Wednesday instead of Thursday. Cross Country is @ Aberdeen in Cosi's Makarenko Park be there by 3:30 or parking gets....interesting.
HMS Parents and Students: Picture retake day is October 27. We will give out more information as we get closer to the date.
HMS Parents and Students: Week at a Glance for September 18-22. Soccer and Picture day on Monday, Cross Country and Football on Wednesday. Enjoy the rest of your weekend!
HMS Students and Parents: Reminder that Monday is PICTURE DAY!! We sent home information earlier this week, but am reposting it.
HMS Parents and Students: Congratulations to our Cross Country Team who had a great showing in their first meet at Hoquiam yesterday! On a hot muggy day, Cub runners placed very well in the field of 80 plus runners. 8th Grader Caleb Gudino took first overall, and smashed a course record by 6 seconds! Cross Country is at Aberdeen next Wednesday!