Western Middle School Parent Information

Dear Parents/Guardians, 

I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. It is hard to believe we have finished a month into 2021. February will go fast and spring will be here before we know it.  I want to remind you, again, of some of the updates and expectations. 

Please take a few moments to read through these announcements.

 Candy Gram Fundraiser-

The Academic Teams and the Environmental Club are selling Candy Grams for a fundraiser. For just $2.00, you can send a treat with a sweet saying.  This will be delivered before Valentine’s Day on Feb. 12.  If you would like to send one to your child please fill out the form indicating what treat you would like and then send the form in with the money to Mrs. Metcalf room 126 or Ms. Stewart room 134 in the HIGH SCHOOl by February 9.

 If you have any questions you can contact us at

 Kendra Metcalf- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Emberli Stewart- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 7th Grade Initiative - FREE Memberships to Local YMCA

7th graders enrolled in the 7GI program will have an opportunity to be active by swimming, playing basketball, using select equipment, and participating in select classes at the Y. They will also have a chance to engage twice a week for much-needed connections and may also bring their whole family in to participate in activities at the Y during Sunday night Family Prime Time.

How to Sign Up

Pre-registration is open through January 31, 2021. You can pre-register in person or call the membership desk to see how you can register ONLINE. To get your key tag(s), you will need to bring with you a school ID or report card to verify you are a 7th grader. Also, a parent or guardian must be present to register. The registration Deadline is January 31, 2021.

NOTE: 7th Graders who signed up in 2020 will still be eligible this year to enjoy the Y as a 7GI participant.

Contact: Mark Sutton, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 E-learning Day Feb 3rd-

    A reminder that February 3rd is a scheduled E-learning day. Students will need to log into the Google form for attendance that day, sent out by Mr. Horrell that morning. Lessons and videos will be pushed out through Google Classroom.

  If you have any questions, please reach out the teachers by email, if you are in need of tech support please contact email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with details of the issue.   Tech will respond between the hours of 7:30 am - 5 pm.  

 Midterm Grades - 

    Midterm grades will be posted on February 9th, 2021. Check Skyward for these grades.

 Fees for 2nd semester

    Please take a look at your student school fees in Skyward.  If a change in program, ie in-person, virtual, or Edmentum occurred fees will also change.  Fees have been adjusted to reflect schedule changes for the second semester. 

 As always, should you have any questions or concerns or simply need to discuss something, please do not hesitate to reach out to me.  I can be reached at 765-883-5566 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  All voicemails are sent directly to my email and I will return the call or respond to this email to contact me directly. 

Tracy Horrell – MS principal

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