Our goal is to support FBMS as an active and collaborative organization. We appreciate your ideas and involvement. Please contact any board member or committee member listed for further information on how to get plugged in and volunteer. FBMS PTO needs your help to complete our myriad of initiatives in support of the school.
All the social and instabuys items from the Anchors Up for FBMS Auction must be purchased by this Friday! This is the last week to buy. There is SOMETHING for EVERYONE - ladies socials, pool parties for the kids, free dress passes, exercise classes and even opportunities to donate directly to the purchase of items that will be used in the classroom, on the field and in pursuit of the arts!!!
Click on the following link to make your purchases now!
THANK YOU PANTHER NATION!!!!
The 8th grade service field trip is still in need of 3 more volunteers to chaperone on Friday, Feb. 22. Please consider signing up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B094BA5A8238-chaperones.
The permission slips for the trip are due Tuesday, February 19th.
Additionally if students wish to purchase a pizza lunch for the trip, they should bring in their money by Tuesday as well. $ 5 = 1 slice of pizza, chips, drink
If students are not purchasing pizza, they should either bring their own lunch or request a school packed lunch during homeroom this week.
Girls and boys soccer tryouts take place this week for all 7th and 8th graders.
The girls will tryout on Tuesday, February 19th from 4-5:30pm at the track. There will be a paperwork check and a 1 mile run. The girls will have a soccer scrimmage and skills assessment on Wednesday, February 20th from 4-5:30 pm at the soccer field.
On Thursday, February 21st, the boys soccer tryouts will take place at the soccer field from 4-5:30pm. They will assess skills and have a scrimmage that day as well.
Good luck to all who are trying out!
The FBMS Band is hosting the FBMS Talent Show on Friday, February 22nd. We would really appreciate the donation of snacks and pizza money, as well as adult and kid volunteers to make this event run smoothly. Please sign up!!
Thank you so much for your generosity and go Panthers! Sign up below: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e084faba92ba5ff2-fbms3
Parents, please know that your children will be receiving their report cards this Friday, February 22nd. Let’s stay on top of those grades!
Mark your calendars! The next PTO general meeting will be Thursday, February 28, at 6pm in the auditorium. The meeting will be followed by a viewing of the documentary Screenagers at 6:30pm. You are welcome to bring your student with you to view the film. Community members are welcome too. For more information about Screenagers, check out the official trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJPdQaOQZho.
Parents, there will be an 8th grade parent meeting on Tuesday, March 5th from 6pm – 7:30pm in the Community Center (Representatives from Heights, Scarborough, and Waltrip will be present).
Discuss Pathways distinctive to each school
Provide tid-bits for parents and students to make the transition smoother for high school
See you there!
Parents, please remember that students will be dismissed early this Friday, February 15th at 12:30 noon. Students will have regularly scheduled classes on Monday as it is not a school holiday.
We want to send a huge thank you to everyone who supported the FBMS PTO Spring Auction! The big event was Friday and we loved seeing everyone come together to lift up Panther Nation! We are still selling items and receiving corporate match donations, so we will let everyone know the funds that were raised as soon as we can! An even bigger thanks to the folks who made it happen - committee chairs Jenn Brown and Melissa Santiago, and committee members Lisa Buss, Kat Creech, Alice David, Jill Davis, Mandie Eichenlaub, Joey Hunter, Holly Inderrieden, Tracy Lisewsky, Kelly Matula, Ruth Mendez, Emily Moore, Robert Paniagua, and Zarina Shah. If you see these people, give them a big thanks! And remember to thank and visit all our sponsors as well!
The actual event may be in the past, but we are still Auction-ing!! There are silent auction items available for purchase online at https://qtego.net/qlink/fbmspto/items . There truly is SOMETHING for EVERYONE - socials for adults, socials for kids, free dress passes, and opportunities to donate directly to the purchase of items that will be used in the classroom, on the field and in pursuit of the arts!!!
THANK YOU PANTHER NATION!!!!
Join your FBMS friends and come skate to support our school! Spirit night will take place this Friday, February 15th from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Dairy Ashford Roller Rink, 1820 S. Dairy Ashford, Houston, Texas 77077. See you there!
8th Grade Panther parents we are in need of 15 volunteers to chaperone our 8th Grade Service Field Trip on Friday, Feb. 22. Students will serve in a variety of capacities in local elementary schools & nursing homes.
After completing their service initiatives, students will enjoy a pizza lunch at TC Jester Park. Chaperones will be needed on hand to assist in lunch distribution and in monitoring the students in the park. Pizza lunches will be presold ahead of the trip for $5 for 1 slice of pizza, chips, and a drink.
Please consider signing up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B094BA5A8238-chaperones
It’s the 33rd annual Career and Education Day! On Saturday, February 16, 2019, students will have the chance to talk to career experts of your choice. George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
This FREE event gives you the opportunity to meet with career professionals and learn about the steps they took to succeed. Talk to career profressionals from any of the five endorsement paths:
Arts and Humanities
Learn about college admission, financial aid, scholarships, and talk to college and university representatives onsite!