We need all parents to send in to their student’s homeroom teacher a self-addressed/stamped business sized envelope for end of year mailing. This envelope needs to have your mailing address written neatly on the envelope and a regular stamp attached ready to mail.
If you have more than one student, please send in a separate envelope for each student.
Awtrey Middle School’s 21st Annual Cultural Extravaganza
Date: March 5, 2016
Come join all the fun and excitement! Students will have booths set up representing many of the world’s countries. Besides colorful displays and artifacts from these countries native foods will also be available to try!
The fun starts at 10:00 am and last until 2:00 pm! Live entertainment will also take place during the event!
Students who attend Awtrey may pick up a sheet in the cafeteria lobby and visit three displays and have a chance at winning a cash prize!
See you there!
Parents, Awtrey students will be receiving their Progress Reports on Friday, February 26.
Don’t forget to sign up and support the Awtrey Middle School Foundation and the Kennesaw / Big Shanty Foundation with our annual Spring Into Education 5K Race. The race will be held on Saturday, March 12, at Awtrey Middle School and North Cobb High School. ONLINE REGISTRATION!
8am Kids Obstacle Run (8 and Under)
8:30am 5k Awtrey Middle School
9:00am Luau Themed After Party
- Race shirts
- Fast and well-marked course with hills and trail running
- Finish on the NCHS Football Field
- Race day Parking: North Cobb High School.
- Food, refreshments after the race
- Online registration ends 3/9/2016
- Pint Sized Run for kids 5 to 8 with a Kids Corral on the Football Field for kids to play while their family runs the 5k!
NEW THIS YEAR:
- Spaghetti Supper and Silent Auction at NorthStar Church
- Friday, March 11, from 5PM to 8PM
- Spaghetti dinner costs $5 per person MAX $20 per family
AWARDS: Awards for first largest class participation, Best Adult Male and Female Luau Costume, Best Male and Female Student Luau Costume, Best Teacher Luau Costume. Post-race awards ceremony with food and drinks for race participants.
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration: $20 – includes a super-soft unisex t-shirt and goody bag. In-store registration at Big Peach Running Company (Kennesaw) or on Active.com. Or download the application and send it to school with the registration payment. School Foundation Race app 2016
- Mailed-in registrations must be postmarked by 3/5/2016
- Make Checks Payable to: Awtrey Middle School Foundation
- Mail to: Awtrey Middle School Foundation 3601 Nowlin Rd Kennesaw, GA 30144 or
- Drop off at KES, BSIS or Awtrey Front Desk.
- NO STROLLERS OR PETS
PACKET PICK UP / TSHIRT PICK UP
Spaghetti Supper and Silent Auction
Friday March 11th 5pm to 8pm (NorthStar Church)
RACE DAY REGISTRATION
Awtrey Middle School: $30 and no guarantee of a t-shirt.
7am – 8am
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF OUR THREE SCHOOL FOUNDATIONS?
The foundations were established to enhance educational opportunities that otherwise may not be part of the schools’ program. Each school foundation funds specific school priorities. The foundations work congruently with the administration and PTSA to make our children’s schools absolutely the best they can be. The Foundation works congruently with the Administration and PTA to make our children’s schools absolutely the best they can be.
Purpose of this special race for our community: Funds raised from the Spring into Education race will be reinvested back into each of the three schools to support local school priorities.
Awtrey Night at KSU
Men’s basketball game
KSU vs North Florida Ospreys
When: Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7PM
Where: Kennesaw State University
590 Cobb Avenue, Kennesaw, GA 30144
All Grades welcome! Parents & students Tickets ONLINE $5.00
Purchase tickets ONLINE on KSU’s website to get our discount
Special discount code: YMA16
$10 General admission at door
2016-17 School Choice
The Cobb County School District is again offering School Choice (HB 251
and SB10) transfers for the 2016-2017 school year. Individual school
capacity information and applications will be available beginning
February 1, 2016 on the District website. For more information, please
see our 2016-17 School Choice webpage.
The web address for the link is: http://www.cobbk12.org/generalinfo/transfers/schoolchoice.aspx
Please use the link below to provide feedback to help us get even better! We welcome parents and guardians to complete the entire form or complete relevant sections. Thank you for reflecting about ways to celebrate our strengths and address any needed weaknesses. We appreciate our partnership with our families!
The WINTER BALL for our 7th and 8th grade students is Friday, February 5, from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Thank you to our Student Council for sponsoring this special event. Signed permission forms must be returned with payments to purchase tickets. Please return the Winter Ball Permission Slip 2016 when you purchase your ticket.
Have you ordered your yearbook yet? Yearbook prices increase February 1. Order now to get the lowest price. Print the order form to pay with cash/check or order online with a credit card at www.vikings.picaboo.com 2016 Yearbook order form.
You can submit photos for the yearbook by going to www.vikings.picaboo.com, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the “Share Here” link.