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Interested in Joining a Club

Club Announcement:

Anyone interested in joining the East Street Pirate Skateboard Club needs to come see Mr. Shaw in room A-63 on the 8th grade hall for a permission form.

This club is open to anyone that skateboards or wants to learn how to skateboard. There will be a short meeting on Friday at 3:00 in Mr. Shaw's Room for anyone interested in joining.

All forms must be signed in order to skate at our own private indoor skate park on Baldwin Avenue.
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Car-Riders Information

All students MUST be picked up in the car-riders line. You can access the car riders line via Baldwin Avenue. If you have specific questions or concerns, please contact Jennifer Croymans, Principal. 828-652-7711.
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Important News! Bus Routes/Information

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What to do if you have questions?
Contact East McDowell Middle School

Who do I contact?
Rodney Wheeler

We will have a table set up in the cafeteria to help answer all bus route questions. We look forward to seeing everyone on Aug. 24th from 2:30pm-6:30pm.
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Interesting in Playing Football, Boy's Soccer, or Volleyball?

Football Practice-Aug. 21st-after school. Contact Coach Carson Gowan for additional information
Boys and Girls Soccer-Aug. 28th-31st from 3:30-5:30. Contact Mr. Seth Hunt for additional information.
Volleyball Tryouts-Aug. 28th-after school. Contact Coach Shawna Lytle for additional information

All sports physicals must be completed and turned in by Aug. 21st. No student will be allowed to practice or play a sport without a sports physical on file.
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6th Grade Beginners Band Camp

6th Grade Beginning Band Camp will be held Friday, August 18th at the West Mcdowell Middle School band room from 9:45 am to 1:00 pm. This is an optional clinic for all rising 6th-grade band students where they will learn the basics of their instrument. Students may bring their lunch, or bring $5.00 for pizza. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity!

Any questions can be directed to Chris Wilson via email at chris.wilson@mcdowell.k12.nc.us
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The East McDowell Middle School staff is excited to partner with our students and parents this upcoming school year. We're looking forward to meeting with you and discussing the exciting experiences we have planned for you and your child. At Open House/Meet the Teacher, we will provide your child with their individual schedule, guided tours, school forms, and most importantly excitement.

Date: Thursday, Aug. 24th
Time: 2:30pm-6:30pm

6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Supply List-COMING SOON

Parents of incoming 7th graders, please make sure your child is up- to- date on immunizations for 2017/2018 school year. Required Immunizations include: Tdap & Meningococcal vaccines are due with the first 30 days of school.
Contact Nurse Ellis with any questions or concerns regarding immunizations.
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Volleyball Open Gym

Volleyball open gym will start Monday, Aug. 7 from 5- 6:30. It is free and no physical is required. We will have try-out Aug.28 the 1st day of school.

Volleyball open gym dates:
Monday, Aug 7, 5-6:30
Tuesday, Aug 8, 5-6:30
Monday, Aug 14, 5-6:30
Tuesday, Aug 15, 5-6:30
Monday, Aug 21, 5-6:30
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Eclipse, Monday August 21st 1:30 - 3:30

East school received a donation of 325 pairs of eclipse viewing glasses, so we are currently preparing to host a viewing event on our school lawn Monday, August 21 from 1:30-3:30 pm to allow our students and their families to view the eclipse safely. We will see 98% of the eclipse at 2:38 pm
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