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Special SBDM Meeting

There will be a Special SBDM Council meeting on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.

Back To School Information

Renaissance Yard Sale - Saturday, August 1, 2015 beginning at 8:00 a.m.  Gently used dress code clothing will be available for purchase.  Proceeds go to our Renaissance program.

Back to School Picnics - Join us for a picnic at 6:00 p.m. for back to school information.  Schedules will be available for pick up.  Student fees ($8.00) may be paid at the picnics.

  • 6th Grade - August 3rd
  • 7th & 8th Grades - August 6th

School Supplies Lists:

6th Grade Survivor Camp - August 3, 2015 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  It is not too late to register!

Back to School information

The countdown until school starts is on and soon we will welcome students to another fabulous year of learning and growing! In preparation for that day, you will find Back to School Night information, enrollment information, and school supply lists by clicking HERE.

Special SBDM Meeting

There will be a special SBDM Council meeting on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 4:15 p.m.

PTO Meeting

There will be a PTO meeting on Monday, July 13, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in the Library Media Center.  All parents and teachers are welcome to attend.

Girls Basketball Team Tryouts

Any girl interested in trying out for girls basketball at Foley, tryouts will be:

  • For incoming 6th and 7th graders- Wednesday July 8th 9-10:30am AND Thursday July 9th 1-2pm. 
  • For incoming 8th graders- Wednesday July 8th 10:30-12 AND Thursday July 9th 2-3pm. 

Girls that are trying out must have a current sports physical!!!!

6th Grade Survivor Camp

Foley Middle School will be providing a great opportunity for your student to become acquainted and comfortable with entering middle school.  We will be hosting our 12th annual 6th Grade Survivor Camp for all incoming 6th graders to Foley Middle School. The Survivor Camp will be held on Monday August 3 at Foley Middle School from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Click here for Parent Letter about Survivor Camp.

Click here for Survivor Camp registration.

Volunteer Training Schedule available

Parents are encouraged to serve in the schools as volunteers. Volunteering includes anything from helping in the front office, to helping with a school event, to supervising on a field trip. If you are a parent who anticipates volunteering at some point in the school year, you will need to complete Volunteer Confidentiality Training. You can find the schedule for trainings HERE. Or you may visit the "Parents" link on the left of the homepage.

Dress Code Clothes Donations

We are now accepting gently used dress code donations in the office at Foley Middle School. 

Principal selections made for Caudill and Madison middle schools

Madison County Schools is pleased to announce the hiring of principals for B. Michael Caudill Middle School and Madison Middle Schools. Che Haselwood will be principal at BMCMS and Amie Gallion will be principal at MMS.

District has 14 schools eligible for CEP

Beginning on the first day of school, Madison County Schools will have 14 schools eligible for the Community Eligibility Program. ALL students at the CEP eligible schools will receive a healthy breakfast and lunch at school at no charge each day of the 2015-2016 school year. Children will be able to participate in these meal programs without having to pay a fee or submit a meal application.

MCS among 44 districts approved for non-traditional instructional days

In the upcoming school year when bad weather hits Kentucky, students in 44 school districts will continue learning even if they aren’t at school. Madison County Schools is among them.

July SBDM Meeting

The SBDM Council will meet on July 7, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Foley Middle School.

Warriors Football

Football for any incoming 5th - 8th grade students now through June 26th -  Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday  6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

If you have any questions, you may contact Coach Williams at Williams.martyd@gmail.com

June SBDM Meeting

The regularly scheduled SBDM meeting for June 9, 2015 will meet at 10:00 a.m. in the Library Media Center.

FREE Summer Lunch

Madison County Public Library is offering FREE LUNCH for children ages 18 - under.  This will be available June 1st - August 11th... closed July 4th.  Visit the Madison County Public Library website for more information.

Youth Football Camp

For information about Youth Football Camp, please click here!

Three district positions filled

Madison County Schools is pleased to announce the names of individuals selected to fill three vacant district positions. Congratulations to Mark Woods, Director of Financial Services; Scott Anderson, Director of Food Services; and Steve Evans, District Assessment Coordinator.

 

 

Girls Soccer Summer Information
Summer Opportunities for Students

Are you interested in summer activities for your child(ren) this summer? For a listing of local learning opportunities and activities for children throughout the summer, click HERE!

Technology Open House and Band Spring Concert

We would like to invite you to attend a technology open house at Foley Middle School on Thursday, May 7, 2015.  Come out from 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. and enjoy a snack.  From 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., you may walk around the school and view art work, photography, and other projects that students have created using technology.  Foley was the 2015 Madison County Technology School of the Year.  Come out and see our students'  projects!

At 7:00 p.m., the band will host the Spring Concert in the auditorium at Madison Southern High School.  Our award winning band is amazing...come out and be treated to an awesome concert!

Apply Now for Red Foley Scholarship

We are now taking applications for the Red Foley academic scholarship award worth $500. That means if you win, we will write you a check for $500 when you enroll in college or a vocational school.   Applications are available in the library or you can see Mrs. Hardy (formerly Ms. Smith).  Applications are due back no later than May 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm. 

Click here for

Scholarship Application

KPREP Testing

KPREP Testing will be May 11th - May 15th.  Please try to be in attendance at school every day.  Eat a good breakfast every morning!  For parents that might be interested,  click the link below for information about Testing Care Packages that are available for purchase for your child.

Testing Care Packages

Good luck Warriors!

PTO Meeting

There will be a PTO meeting on Monday, May 11, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.   All parents are invited to attend!

Tutoring Opportunity

Not happy with your student’s progress report?  Take advantage of our Saturday morning tutoring opportunity.  Tomorrow there will be 2 certified teachers available from 9-12 in the FMS library to assist your student in “catching up” on their work.  It is the student’s responsibility to bring their missing assignments with them.  Students will not stay the entire time.  When they finish their work, they will call you for pick up.  Students do NOT have to be in dress code and can come in or leave at any time.  This is a free service for the students of Foley where we challenge everyone to pursue success.

Award Program Dates

All Awards Programs will be held in Madison Southern High School Auditorium.  

6th Grade Awards     May 28th     9:00 a.m.

7th Grade Awards     May 28th     1:00 p.m.

8th Grade Awards     May 29th     9:00 a.m.

8th Grade Recognition Ceremony     May 29th     1:00 p.m. (Madison Southern Gym)

2015 Madison County Technology School of the Year

Congratulations Warriors!  We are so proud of students and teachers!

Foley Middle School is the 2015 Madison County Technology School of the Year!  Foley was well represented at the Annual Madison County Technology Extravaganza.  This event showcases products created by students in Madison County.   Students from FoleyMiddle submitted projects such as, Music Videos, Documentary Film Videos, Powerpoints, Facebook projects, Photography, 3D Art, Typing Art, Commercials, etc.  The travelling Madison County Technology School of the Year tropy will be on display at school.

Parent SBDM Election

The Parent Election for Foley Middle School 2015-2016 Site Based Decision Making Council (SBDM) will be on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 8:00 am-4:00 pm in the office! Nominees include:
Michelle Thompson
Elizabeth Rowland
Wendy Hechemy
Ginnifer Watts

Cheerleading Tryouts

Cheerleading tryouts will be May 18th, May 20th, May 21st, and May 22th from 3:30 to 5:00 pm at Shannon Johnson Elementary School gym with Ms. Moberly.  Judging will occur throughout the week of tryouts.

Spring Pictures

Spring Pictures will be taken on Friday, April 24, 2015.  Please do not wear green.

Parent SBDM Elections for 2015 - 2016

It is time for Foley Middle School’s SBDM parent elections.  Any parent, stepparent, or legal guardian of a student who will be enrolled in Foley Middle School during the 2015-2016 school year is eligible to run for this office.

 

If you want to run for the Council, contact the school office at 625-6140. You may nominate yourself or another parent, if you have that parent’s consent.  Nominations will be accepted through Friday, April 24th at 12:00 pm.

 

This year's election will be held on Tuesday April 28th, during the school day.  Voting will be open until 3:00 that afternoon.

 

Saturday Morning Tutoring Available

FMS will NOT be offering summer school this year, but we are offering Saturday morning tutoring sessions.  Saturday from 9-12 there will be 2 tutors available to help your student “catch up” on any missing assignments.  It is the student’s responsibility to bring work with them on that day.  Any student who shows up without the assignments in hand will be sent back home.  As the student finishes the work, he will be able to call his parents to come pick him up. 

Students do not have to be in dress code and do not have to stay the entire time.  We encourage you to take advantage of this unique opportunity available for student success.  Call the school for more information.

Board approves 2015-2016 school year calendar

The Madison County Board of Education approved the district's 2015-2016 school year calendar at its regular meeting April 16. The calendar can be viewed or printed by clicking HERE.

5th and 6th Grade Dance

The 5th and 6th Grade Dance will be on Friday, April 17, 2015 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  Admission cost will be $5.00, and concessions will be available for purchase.  This dance is an opportunity for upcoming Warriors to meet some of our current 6th graders.  Come on out and get your groove on!

PTO Meeting

Please come join us at the April PTO meeting on April 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.  Everyone is welcome!

Spring Break

Enjoy your Spring Break Warriors!  School will resume on April 6, 2015.

8th Grade Baby Pictures for Yearbook

It’s that time again… If you are interested in putting your 8th Grader’s baby picture in the Yearbook, please choose one picture as well as a short note (if you would like)!  The cost is $20, and the deadline is March 27th.  Please turn your pictures/notes into Ms. Fergie!

Click here for the Baby Pictures Order Form!

 

**If you have not ordered your Yearbook yet, you can do so online at:  http://jostensyearbooks.com**

Congratulations to Our Distinguished Band!

Congratulations to the 7th and 8th grade band on receiving straight distinguished ratings at District Concert Band Festival today.  Distinguished is the highest rating possible that the students can receive!  This is the highest rating Foley Middle School Band has ever gotten in school history!  Great Job!!

Congratulations to the 6th grade band students for receiving straight distinguished ratings at the district concert band festival today! Receiving the highest rating possible, these 6th graders also made school history by being the first 6th grade band at Foley middle school to ever receive such high honors. Great job!
 

4-H Babysitter Afterschool Workshop

There will be a two day 4-H Babysitter Workshop at Foley Middle School on Monday, April 13 and Tuesday, April 14, 2015.   The workshop will be held from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. each day.  Please see Mr. Wray to register by Wednesday, April 8, 2015.

Pi Day Activities at Foley!

Check out some Pi Day activities at Foley in our Warriors Photo Gallery!

Students celebrated Pi Day by writing Pi-ku poetry, reading books on the history and uses of pi, investigating the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter, and visiting the National Institute of Standards and Technology on a virtual field trip. Celebrations continued as students ate pie!

For 8th Grade Washington, D.C. Trip

The last meeting for this year's Washington D.C. trip will be on March 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.  Any adult going needs to bring a copy of your background check and documentation of confidentiality training.  If you can not attend this meeting, please call (859) 625-6140.  All students going on the trip need to attend this meeting.

Kindergarten Registration Information

Kindergarten registration is beginning in Madison County Schools! For the latest on enrolling your child in kindergarten for the 2015-2016 school year, please click HERE.

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Berea, KY 40403
Phone: 859-625-6140
Fax: 859-986-3362