Cross Country Wins
The boys and girls cross country teams got off to a strong start at the Big Valley Invitational. Chad Muckey (10th), Jaylee Cook (9th), and Manna Potter (14th, not pictured), all won medals.
benches
Mr. Wood’s Manufacturing-Engineering students built outdoor benches for the P-O Middle School.
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Congratulations, Reading Rhinos!!
The POMS Reading Rhinos took 2nd place in the 2021 Reading Competition.
mathcounts
POMS students participated in the MathCounts Competition Series on February 6th. Congratulations to Ella Wallace who qualified for the Chapter Invitational.
smoke out
Great American Smoke Out Poster Contest Winners
6th grade students, Mason Marlow (1st place), Hayden Irwin (2nd), and Logan Snedden (3rd) received Amazon gift cards as awards for their Graet American Smoke Out poster designs. The Great American Smoke Out poster contest is sponsored by the Clearfield-Jefferson Drug and Alcohol Commission.
kindness Lights
Light the World with Kindness!
The Autistic Support class at POMS started a kindness campaign throughout the school called Light the World with Kindness. Students and staff members completed light bulbs that described various acts of kindness.
club day
POMS Club Day!!
bloom ball
8th grade students in Mrs. Matson's and Mrs. Bush's classes completed Bloom Ball projects during the COVID-19 extended school closure.
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POMS Mini-THON
POMS students raised $3,938.60 for pediatric cancer during their annual Mini-THON.
math counts
The POMS Math Counts team took 3rd place in the Centre Region on Saturday, February 1st.
Front Row from left: Mikaiya Dymeck, Ben Coudriet, Caitlyn Irwin, Ella Wallace, Brynna Parish, LuAnn Dong Back Row from left: Maddie Cartwright, Colton Moore, Kate Meyers, Emmy Reams
dogs
5th grade students enjoyed their day reading with Max and Finnegan. POMS participates in a Therapy Dog Program to promote reading!
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Mighty Mountie Mentors
The Mighty Mountie mentors at POMS presented an anti-bullying program, Empowering the Bystander, to 5th grade students.
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Congratulations!
5th grader Nora Burns won the poster contest sponsored by Centre County Recycling and Weis Markets. Nora and POMS received Weis gift cards, and all POMS students received a calendar featuring Nora's work.
STEM grant
FirstEnergy Foundation Grant
Congratulations to Mrs. Miller on receiving a STEM grant to support the 6th grade coding program at POMS!
VFW
Happy Veteran's Day!
POMS student, Paul Dobo, won the VFW's Patriot's Pen essay contest for Grades 6-8, and POHS student, Paige Rishel, won the VFW's Voice of Democracy audio essay contest for Grades 9-12. Both students wrote and spoke about the topic of "What Makes America Great." They also presented their essays in front of veterans and their families during the VFW's Veteran's Day ceremony.
101 Dalmatians
101 Dalmatians
Teachers and staff at the PO Middle School celebrated Halloween by dressing up as the 101 Dalmatians.
GFF
The Great First Friday!
Students at POMS celebrated the Great First Friday after a successful first week of school.
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Middle School News and Updates

 

Middle School Fall Play Sign Up


POMS Fall 2021 Newsletter


 

Parent Drop Off and Pick Up Information


7th Grade Course Descriptions

8th Grade Course Descriptions


6th Grade Orientation PowerPoint

 


 

POMS 8th Grade Walk! Good Luck at the High School!

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2021 PSSA and Keystone Information

 

 

 


 

 

Announcements

Picture Day Schedule

Senior Casual and Formal, Monday, September 13

High School, Tuesday, September 14

Middle School, Wednesday, September 15

Philipsburg Elementary, Thursday, September 16

Osceola Mills Elementary, Friday, September 17


Missing Anything?

Check out the Lost & Found in the POMS cafeteria!

Lost & Found

Lost & Found

 

Spring Pictures

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

8 A.M. - 10 A.M.

Click the link for details!

https://strawbridge.fotomerchanthv.com/clients/philipsburg-osceola-middle-school/spring-pictures-3-23-2021-40/access

 

POMS Student Computer and POMS Items Drop Off

Monday, July 27th

9-11 A.M.

Middle School Cafeteria

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Attention 2019-20 8th grade students!

On Thursday, 6/25, from 4:30-6:30 P.M., you may pick up your 8th grade t-shirt! Come to the cafeteria entrance, and we will deliver to you. The T-shirt is a gift from your teachers. We all wish you the best next year!

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Students may pick up their yearbooks at the middle school this Thursday from 4:30-6:30 P.M.

Please use the lane in front of the school, and we will deliver to your car. There are a limited number of extra yearbooks that can be purchased for $30 each. Cash or checks will be accepted.

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POMS LAST PACKET DELIVERY and PICK UP

Tuesday, June 2nd

Busses will leave the school at 2:35 P.M. and follow their normal route from the school.

Pick up of packets is in front of the school from 4-5 P.M.

Completed packets and school items may be turned in on the bus route and at school.

 

In addition, Grade 6-8 student computers may be dropped off at the middle school cafeteria on Tuesday, June 2nd from 4-6 P.M.

Another drop off will be scheduled later in the summer for those wishing to continue with Odysseyware and Get More Math.

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POMS Summer School

Classes for credit recovery will begin on Monday, May 18th

and end on Friday, June 5th.

Online classes were set up by the teacher of the class failed and are in the online program Odysseyware.

Be sure to choose the class that is May 18th to June 5th.

The student user name is your 6 digit id (leave off the zero)

and your password is mounties1

There is a link on our webpage under the students’ tab.

Questions may be directed to Mr. Willis or the subject area teacher.

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POMS PACKET DELIVERY and PICK UP

Tuesday, May 19th

All 18 busses will leave the school at 2:35 P.M. and follow their normal route from the school.

Pick up of packets is in front of the school from 4-5 P.M.

Completed packets may be turned in on the bus route and at school.

Our last packet date is June 2nd.

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Homeschool Spirit Week
     Covid-19 Style!


Mini-THON Competition

POMS students have raised $296 for pediatric cancer through their advisory snowball competition!!

snow ball


ROSEN LightSail

As part of our commitment to providing high quality literacy education, your child now has a school subscription to this engaging online reading resource called Rosen-LightSail. Rosen-LightSail can be accessed using any internet connected device (computer, ipad, tablet, mobile/ cell phone) through Chrome browser (for iPads and iPhones, you would use Safari) using this web address: reader.lightsailed.com

 

ROSEN LightSail Parent Letter


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2019-2020 Student Handbook Cover Winner

Yearbook Cover Winner - Lauren Williams

Congratulations to Lauren Williams, whose artwork was chosen to be the cover of the 2019-2020 POMS Student Handbook.


 

POMS LAST PACKET DELIVERY and PICK UP

 

Tuesday, June 2nd

Busses will leave the school at 2:35 P.M. and follow their normal route from the school.

Pick up of packets is in front of the school from 4-5 P.M.

Completed packets and school items may be turned in on the bus route and at school.

 

In addition, Grade 6-8 student computers may be dropped off at the middle school cafeteria on Tuesday, June 2nd from 4-6 P.M.

Another drop off will be scheduled later in the summer for those wishing to continue with Odysseyware and Get More Math.

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