Calling all writers – calling all writers: Next year, The Raider Review, Moody’s school newspaper, will be both a journalism class during APL and an after-school club. Are you interested in learning more about print journalism, photography, layout, and publishing? If so, submit an application by clicking the link below. The journalism class is open to both rising 7th and 8th graders. Don’t wait – the application process is only open until Friday, May 24th. If you have any questions or would like more information, please see Mr. Heaton in Room 222.
Summer slide isn’t a piece of playground equipment – it’s the tendency for students to lose some of the progress they’ve made during the academic year. But there are ways to keep your students’ skills sharp and have fun all summer long.
For details, resources and lots more ways to foster reading this summer, go to HCPS’ summer reading page.
|Good Evening Raider Families,
SOL testing continues this week. Remember, our schedule has been altered. Raiders, be sure to get a good night’s sleep and bring your fully charged laptop to school each day. This is your opportunity to show what you know and do your best!
Attention 8th grade parents…your student should have received an invitation this week to the 8th grade dance, which will be held Friday, June 7. Invitations and permission slips were distributed through English classes, and will be available on gomoodypta.com. Students must turn in their permission slip by Friday, May 24th to attend. Also, the PTA really needs your help. Please sign up to volunteer and send in your donations as soon as possible!
Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication from the school clinic. Any medications left at school will be disposed of at the end of the school day, Friday, June 14th. HCPS policy does not allow medications to be sent home with your child.
For your planning purposes: School is closed Monday, May 27th for the Memorial Day holiday. When students return to school Tuesday, May 28th, they will follow a day one schedule.
Save the date for our last PTSA spirit night of the year. Come out to Noodles and Company in Innsbrook on Wednesday, May 29th from 4-8 PM.
The end of the school year is quickly approaching. Please return library books as soon as possible. All library books must be returned by Friday, May 31th.
One week of testing down and one more to go. Let’s keep the positive mindset going. “Never let anyone treat you like regular glue. You are GLITTER glue.”
MMS Track Team,
Please visit our track team website at: https://sites.google.com/view/mms-track-team/general-information for important end-of-season updates and announcements! Here, you will find a practice schedule for the rest of our season, details about our final Quad Meet on Monday, May 20th, and a link to a Sign-Up for our covered dish celebration picnic on Thursday, May 23rd.
Please make arrangements to pick up your child’s medication from the school clinic. Any medications left at school will be disposed at the end of the school day, Friday, June 14. HCPS policy does not allow medications to be sent home with your child.
|Good Evening Raider Families,
Happy Mother’s Day. Thank you for your love, support, guidance, and encouragement. Hope you have had an amazing day.
SOL testing begins Tuesday. Due to testing, our schedule has been altered. Please see the attached schedule. There have been some recent changes, so please take note.
The teachers and students at Moody Middle School continue to support Relay for Life and its mission to find a cure, support patients, and to give hope to all who are affected by cancer. Relay is on June 1st at Pocahontas Middle 4 PM-10 PM. To sign up to join our team, see the link attached.
This is a reminder that the final collection for service hours has been moved back to May 28th due to testing and potential upcoming volunteer opportunities. If you have questions, check with Mrs. Cassada in room 108.
That’s all for now. Let’s make it a great week!
|Good Evening Raider Families,
SOL testing begins Tuesday, May 14th. Due to testing, our schedule has been altered. Please see the attached letter and schedule for the Standards of Learning Tests (SOL) and End of Course SOL Tests (EOC). The schedule is available for download at gomoody.com.
Attention all Moody Christian Club members – We will have Muffins with Moms this Thursday, May 9th. We will start at 7:45am in the Teen Living building.
The teachers and students at Moody Middle School continue to support Relay for Life and its mission to find a cure, support patients, and to give hope to all who are affected by cancer. Relay is on June 1th at Pocahontas Middle 4 PM-10 PM. Participants are not required to attend the entire time, and hours at Relay can count toward this year’s service as action hours. This year’s theme is THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOPE, and we know that magic slippers and wizards aren’t all that are needed in this fight! Together, we’ll be a part of making a difference in this important cause. Thank you for supporting the Moody Marvels! To sign up to join our team, see the link attached. http://main.acsevents.org/goto/TheMoodyMarvels
This is a reminder that the final collection for service hours has been moved back to May 28th due to testing and potential upcoming volunteer opportunities. Families, please continue to check on gomoody.com for updated volunteer requests from our community. Also, any student participating in Relay for Life may use those hours toward this year’s service. Be sure to have Ms. Bradlee or Ms. Byrd sign off on your hours prior to turning them in. Students who are participating in Relay for Life should wait to turn in their service logs until after Relay for Life, however please be sure to get those signed and turned in to your APL teachers no later than the Wednesday following the event. If you have questions or need clarification, check with Mrs. Cassada in room 108 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring pictures need to be paid for or returned to your child’s PE teacher as soon as possible. Pictures came home last week.
“A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.” As we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, let’s be sure to thank a teacher or two for their hard work and dedication.
Do you LOVE ice cream?
More importantly, do you want to have some fun and help a great cause doing it?
Mrs. Day’s Art 7 class is holding a fundraiser called Spring Scoops to help the homeless community of Richmond! All proceeds will go to the non-profit organization, The Daily Planet, to help those in need. This fun-filled event will be held on Friday, May 10th, from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Come to the cafeteria for ice cream and the front lawn for some outdoor games and activities. Mrs. Day’s class has painted and glazed ceramic bowls inspired by the work of Georgia O’Keefe, and you can enjoy your ice cream in one and then take it home for only $10! Ice cream without a ceramic bowl is only $5.
7800 Woodman Road, Henrico, VA 23228
Phone (804) 261-5015 | Fax (804) 261-5024
School Counseling (804) 261-5019
School Hours: 8:35 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Half-day dismissal time: 12:10 p.m.