8th Graders and their families are invited to the North Andover High School on Wednesday, March 2 at 6:30PM for 8th Grade Transition Night. The focus will be on the schedule, classes and audience concerns. The night will conclude at approximately 8:00PM.
Scholastic Book Fair
The ScholasticBook Fair will be available for student purchases through Tuesday, February 23, 2016.
Human Growth and Development Night for 5th Grade Parents
5th Grade Parents are invited to the NAMS auditorium on Tuesday, February 23 at 6:30pm for the Human Growth and Development Night.
Tuesday, Feb 9 2:30-4:00 ALL CAST Vocals FREAK FLAG
Wednesday, Feb 10 2:30-4:00 ALL CAST Freak Flag choreography/blocking
Thursday, Feb 11 2:30-4:00 ALL CAST Freak Flag choreography/blocking
We will be holding a PARENT MEETING on WEDNESDAY evening at 7 PM (location at NAMS TBD) as NAMS family night is winding down. Please make every effort to attend as we will be going over important information from our cstume designer and our directors. Your children are welcome to attend with you.
North Andover Music Association is helping NAMS purchase a brand new baby grand piano! Raffle tickets are $10 each. Grand prize is $500, 1st prize is $250, 2nd prize is $100 and there are three $50 prizes. Drawing will be held at Family Night on Wed. February 10th. Winner need not be present to win. Buy tickets using the link above.
Locks are available for purchase during the school year at a price of $5.50 each.
Bollinger is no longer printing brochures for distribution. Please click on the link above if you are interested in a printable flyer. If you wish to have a copy and don't have the ability to print, please contact the NAMS Main Office. Any completed applications should be sent directly to Bollinger. Student Accident Insurance is voluntary.
A new issue of Creative Clicks, the NAMS Literary Magazine has been published! In this issue you'll find poems, stories and artwork created by NAMS students. Check out the latest issue by clicking the link above or the NAMS Literary Magazine link on the left. Enjoy!
Check out this new page in the Library Media Center's Parent/Guardian Corner to find out more about borrowing eBooks from the NAMS Library. Want to know more about the services that are provided by the NAMS Library Media Center to support student learning? Check out the additional pages included in the Parent/Guardian Corner section of the library's website.
Please click the above link to download resources designed to help parents with talking to your child about internet safety and appropriate online behavior. Included in these resources are helpful tips from OnGuardOnline.gov, the federal government's website to help you be safe, secure and responsible online.
A map detailing the morning drop-off and afternoon pick-up procedure at NAMS can be downloaded using the above link. Please note that students will be crossing traffic in the Drop-off / Pick-up zones and that you should proceed with caution through these areas.
The CAM Kids Club is an afterschool workshop that trains grade 6 - 8 students in television production. Registration information is available in the Virtual Backpack.
Stop&Shop A+ Rewards Program
A+ Bonus Points Program
NEW for this year - You can earn points for your school! When you shop October 5, 2012 through March 28, 2013 you will earn one point for each dollar spent at our local Stop & Shop on Rt. 114 . These points become $$ for our school.PLUS purchase any Healthy Idea® Labeled item and earn TRIPLE points AND look for the Doubling Points tag for other participating products. The new tiered Bonus Program will allow you to earn more points with each shopping trip.
Parents can go on line to Stop & Shop.com A+ School Rewards and register your Rewards card to have our school start receiving these rewards. You must re-register your card each school year.
A presentation that will provide you with lots of helpful, important information about North Andover Middle School is now available on the "News from Guidance" webpage. Please click the link above or select that page in the Guidance section listed on the left.
Did you know that the NAMS PTAC is a 501(c)(3) Not for Profit Charity? That means your direct donation to the NAMS PTAC is tax deductible and we can accept Matching Donations from your employer. Matching donations means twice the benefit for our children! Please consider a direct donation to NAMS PTAC to support our school. Thank you!
The Middle Years: Working together for school success is a monthly newsletter designed to "provide busy parents with practical ideas that promote school success, parent involvement, and more effective parenting." Issues of this newsletter can be accessed through the Guidance section of the NAMS website.
Recycling old shoes.... All that back to school shopping leave you with unwanted sneakers, shoes, sandals, cleats and boots at home???
There is a permanent recycling bin in the Symmes Lobby. Instead of throwing old footwear in the trash, think about recycling them. We are recycling the shoes through TerraCycle.
Please remember that the NAMS driveway is a "No Idling" zone. If you are not in traffic and are stopped for more than 10 seconds, please turn off your engine. A copy of the district's Policy Regarding Motor Vehicle Idling can be downloaded using the link above.
The mission of North Andover Public Schools is to cultivate a respectful community of engaged learners,
insightful thinkers, and effective communicators.
It is the policy of North Andover Public Schools not to discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national origin, color, homelessness, sexual orientation, age or disability in its education programs, services, activities or employment practices.
North Andover Middle School is located at:
495 Main Street | North Andover, MA 01845 | Phone: 978-794-1870 | Fax: 978 794 3619