Category Archives: Middle School

Welcome Back to Q3!

Welcome back to Quarter 3!  Students will receive Semester 2 schedules in their first hour (2nd period) classes Tuesday 01/08.

Some upcoming dates:

  • 01/10:  Town Hall meetings for 2nd semester’s  expectations (teacher escort students to cafeteria at appointed times)
  • 01/15:  Report cards go home for Q2
  • 01/21:  Holiday — no school for students/staff
  • 01/31:  Honor Roll for Q2

Join Remind for updates and school information on upcoming dates!

RBSMS Counselor Remind

Red Ribbon Week 2018

Monday 10/22 starts Red Ribbon Week, a nationwide week celebrating healthy, drug- free choices. Each day we dress to support the fun theme and promote a healthy, chemical-free life.


Video: Bethany Hamilton


SUPERHERO TUESDAY    Video: Chelsie Hightower   Pictures:

TWIN/TEAM Wednesday       Video:  P.O.D.          Pictures: 

UNITY Day (Orange)            Video:  Adam Wainwright          

Wear RED, Video: Dartanyon Crockett      ASSEMBLY Pictures:

2018 RBSMS Red Ribbon Week Guest Jeannine Laurence, MADD’s Power of You(th)

Video 1        Video 2     


Erase The Hate Week 2018-19

Erase The Hate Week is our annual event celebrating everyone’s uniqueness and appreciating our differences.  We’re celebrating this year from Friday 9/21 daily through Monday 10/1 with a different theme, video, and activities each day, so join us to help build our best school climate!  Here’s our introductory SchoolMessenger notice and our kickoff video.

  • Friday 9/21 Start With Hello  (Counselors on News, & Video)
  • Monday 9/24 Power of the Bystander — Different is Cool!  Tuesday 9/25 Meanness Visible  Wednesday 9/26 Meanness Overwhelms (flip negatives to positives)  Thursday 9/27 Ask The Question Friday 9/28 Mix It Up At Lunch Monday 10/01 World Blue Shirt Day for Bullying Prevention Counselors on News, Video . 

Spring Break 2018

The Counseling Department wishes all students, staff, and families a fun, healthy, safe, and rejuvenating Spring Break!

The Counseling Department wishes all students, staff, and families a fun healthy, safe, and rejuvenating Spring Break!

When classes resume on March 26th, we begin our important, last quarter of the 2017-2018 school year.

Scholarship -7th gr by 3/21

The Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program is a selective 5-year, precollege scholarship for high-performing seventh-grade students with financial need. It provides comprehensive academic and college advising, financial support for school, Cooke-sponsored summer programming, internships, and other learning enrichment opportunities that may benefit students during their high school years.

Cooke Young Foundation Scholars Program Eligibility

  • Grade level: Currently in seventh grade
  • Grades: Mostly A’s with no C’s in sixth and seventh grade
  • Testing: Official score report from state standardized testing, SAT®score reports (if applicable)
  • Family income: Less than $95,000 annually
  • Location: Reside in the U.S. or a U.S. territory and will attend high school in the U.S.

Tell your students to start their applications now. The application deadline is March 21, 2018.

Video: .




Articulation Overview At-A-Glance