5th & 6th Grades: 5:00-6:00 pm
7th & 8th Grades: 6:00-7:00 pm
Our first day of school is August 24, 2015!
Supply List for 2015-2016
2”-3” binder (good idea to buy a replacement one, too)
subject dividers for 3-ring binder (at least 8)
notebook filler paper (replenish as needed)
2 one-subject composition notebooks (not spiral)
pencil pouch that clips in the binder
pencils (replenish as needed)
blue or black ink pen
Expo markers and dry-erase cleaning spray
multi-surface cleaning wipes
In addition to the basic supplies of several packs of loose-leaf notebook paper, pens (black or blue ink only), pencils, pencil pouch/holder, student planner, appropriate clothes and shoes for PE/Gym class, and a 3 inch binder with dividers, students will need the following items throughout their eighth grade school year:
NO spiral notebooks
- Book cover
- 3 inch Binder
- 4 composition books
- Graph paper
- Two packs of dividers
- Items to be placed inside pencil pouch:
- Mechanical pencils with extra lead
- Correction tape (NO White-Out)
- Personal hand-held pencil sharpeners (enclosed)
- 2-3 boxes of Kleenex
- 2-3 bottles of hand sanitizer
- Notebook paper
- Liquid glue or glue sticks
- Headphones/Ear buds
- Colored pencils
- Index cards
- 1 box of Clorox wipes
- 1 box sandwich or quart size zip top bags
- Basic calculator (Has sign and button) – Home Use
*** Graphing calculators will come in handy as the year progresses. TI-73, TI-83, and TI-84 calculators can be used and follow your child throughout high school.
June 25th - store PM slot
July 2nd - Admin slot and store AM & PM
July 9th - Admin slot and store AM & PM
July 16th - Admin slot and store PM
July 23rd - Admin slot and store AM & PM
July 30th - Admin slot and store PM
August 6th - Admin slot and store PM
August 13th - Admin slot and store PM
August 20th - Admin slot and store PM
August 27th - Admin slot and store PM
Horton Work Groups are:
As we bring the school year to a close, it is a good time to reflect on the student and staff accomplishments for the 2014-2015 school year and BRAG al little!
Battle of the Book team-2nd place in the county
Mrs. Miller-WRAL Teacher of the Week
Stock Market-1st place out of 200 teams at regionals for Middle School Level
Elementary Level of Stock Market placed 2nd out of 30 teams at regionals
Science Olympiad-15 medals at regionals
Science Olympiad-3 state entries
Chatham STEM camps for HMS girls
Students and staff donated $1000 to Cancer research
6 students selected for NCDPI Leadership Camp
6th grade Quiz Bowl advanced to state level
8th grade Quiz Bowl-7th overall at Regionals
7th grade Quiz Bowl ranked 5th among regional teams
Four of our Horton students were chosen for the "Laying of the Wreath" on Wednesday: Emily Taylor, Abby Johnson, Alana Davis and Andrew Norman
We also announce that Mr. Casey Spillman has been selected as the Horton Middle School Teacher of the Year. This recognition comes from his peers and also well-deserved.
Congratulations to you both......
Please click here to take the Horton Middle School Parent/Family Involvement Survey.
Horton Bullying Reporting Form
A reporting system for Horton Middle School has been created to appropriately identify, report, investigate, and respond to situations of bullying and harassment.
There are several methods for reporting suspected bullying incidents:
> You can contact Horton Middle School by phone and report it to school personnel
> You can make a report in person
> You can complete the online Horton Bullying Form
This form can be completed HERE, and can also be found under the "For Families" and " For Student" menus located on the left hand side of the Horton website.
Secretary - Julia Terrell
Treasurer - Liz Jones
Please offer your assistance to them through out the year!