BMS Daily Announcements

March 4, 2020


1. Safety Town counselor applications will open up on Monday, March 2 and remain open until April 9. You will be able to apply online only starting March 2. Safety Town will run three sessions. Please apply for as many sessions as you are available. Information is available in the office on where to sign up

2. Rachel's Angels is asking you to celebrate this week by relaxing and enjoying a good book. We're also asking you to donate one of your own books to children who will never have a book of their own without you. Bring your book, or  as many as you want, tomorrow and any day this week.  There will be a box waiting for you in the cafeteria and in the office. We will do the rest.

3. Attention all current 8th graders interested in playing volleyball next year at the High School!  There will be a mandatory meeting on Monday, March 9th during lunch in the conference room in the main office with Coach McCarthy.  You will receive information regarding summer workouts and tryouts.  Please plan to attend!  

4. Attention all Bay Middle School students and staff.  The two final designs for the 2020 Bike To School Challenge t-shirt are hanging on the windows of the main office.  Please place a tally mark on the design you'd like to see on this year's t-shirt.  It's important that you only vote once so the data is accurate.  Again, all students and staff are encouraged to vote for your favorite Bike To School Challenge t-shirt design hanging on the windows of the main office.  Voting will take place this week only.  Thank you!

5. Attention Mrs. Fortunato's 5th & 6th grade first semester students: Your clay projects have been fired and are ready to pick up from the art room.  You may stop by any day this week after school. Please do not come down during classes, wait until after 2:55.

6. March Madness has arrived at the Bay middle school library for a Battle of the Books Contest!  We need your vote! Each week we will send out an email with a link to vote. Next week will be our first voting round on the books.  Winners will be drawn randomly each week from those who submit a vote.  You may win a prize!  Continue to check the display case in the library to see which books are winning in their bracket.  May the best book win!  Voting starts Monday!! 

March 5, 2020  

1. Safety Town counselor applications will open up on Monday, March 2 and remain open until April 9. You will be able to apply online only starting March 2. Safety Town will run three sessions. Please apply for as many sessions as you are available. Information is available in the office on where to sign up

2.  Rachel's Angels is asking you to celebrate this week by relaxing and enjoying a good book. We're also asking you to donate one of your own books to children who will never have a book of their own without you. Bring your book, or  as many as you want, tomorrow and any day this week.  There will be a box waiting for you in the cafeteria and in the office. We will do the rest.

3. Attention all current 8th graders interested in playing volleyball next year at the High School!  There will be a mandatory meeting on Monday, March 9th during lunch in the conference room in the main office with Coach McCarthy.  You will receive information regarding summer workouts and tryouts.  Please plan to attend!  

4. Attention all Bay Middle School students and staff.  The two final designs for the 2020 Bike To School Challenge t-shirt are hanging on the windows of the main office.  Please place a tally mark on the design you'd like to see on this year's t-shirt.  It's important that you only vote once so the data is accurate.  Again, all students and staff are encouraged to vote for your favorite Bike To School Challenge t-shirt design hanging on the windows of the main office.  Voting will take place this week only.  Thank you!

5. Attention Mrs. Fortunato's 5th & 6th grade first semester students: Your clay projects have been fired and are ready to pick up from the art room.  You may stop by any day this week after school. Please do not come down during classes, wait until after 2:55.

6. March Madness has arrived at the Bay middle school library for a Battle of the Books Contest!  We need your vote! Each week we will send out an email with a link to vote. Next week will be our first voting round on the books.  Winners will be drawn randomly each week from those who submit a vote.  You may win a prize!  Continue to check the display case in the library to see which books are winning in their bracket.  May the best book win!  Voting starts Monday!!   


March 6, 2020

1. Safety Town counselor applications will open up on Monday, March 2 and remain open until April 9. You will be able to apply online only starting March 2. Safety Town will run three sessions. Please apply for as many sessions as you are available. Information is available in the office on where to sign up

2. Rachel's Angels is asking you to celebrate this week by relaxing and enjoying a good book. We're also asking you to donate one of your own books to children who will never have a book of their own without you. Bring your book, or  as many as you want, tomorrow and any day this week.  There will be a box waiting for you in the cafeteria and in the office. We will do the rest.

3. Attention all current 8th graders interested in playing volleyball next year at the High School!  There will be a mandatory meeting on Monday, March 9th during lunch in the conference room in the main office with Coach McCarthy.  You will receive information regarding summer workouts and tryouts.  Please plan to attend!  

4. Attention all Bay Middle School students and staff.  The two final designs for the 2020 Bike To School Challenge t-shirt are hanging on the windows of the main office.  Please place a tally mark on the design you'd like to see on this year's t-shirt.  It's important that you only vote once so the data is accurate.  Again, all students and staff are encouraged to vote for your favorite Bike To School Challenge t-shirt design hanging on the windows of the main office.  Voting will take place this week only.  Thank you!

5. Attention Mrs. Fortunato's 5th & 6th grade first semester students: Your clay projects have been fired and are ready to pick up from the art room.  You may stop by any day this week after school. Please do not come down during classes, wait until after 2:55.

6. March Madness has arrived at the Bay middle school library for a Battle of the Books Contest!  We need your vote! Each week we will send out an email with a link to vote. Next week will be our first voting round on the books.  Winners will be drawn randomly each week from those who submit a vote.  You may win a prize!  Continue to check the display case in the library to see which books are winning in their bracket.  May the best book win!  Voting starts Monday!!   

7. Today is NO DEVICE FRIDAY. Please put your phones away and visit with your friends

March 9, 2020

1. Safety Town counselor applications will open up on Monday, March 2 and remain open until April 9. You will be able to apply online only starting March 2. Safety Town will run three sessions. Please apply for as many sessions as you are available. Information is available in the office on where to sign up

2. Attention all current 8th graders interested in playing volleyball next year at the High School!  There will be a mandatory meeting TODAY March 9th during lunch in the conference room in the main office with Coach McCarthy.  You will receive information regarding summer workouts and tryouts.  Please plan to attend!  

3. Vote this week as we begin The Sweet 16 round in our very own Battle of the Books!  Look in your email for the link and vote on your favorite books in each bracket.  Remember, those that submit a vote will be entered in a random drawing to win a prize! Winners for Round 1 will be announced Monday!  So look at your email and Vote for your favorite book series today! 

4. Don't forget to purchase your yearbook. Final tallies are due by the end of the month. If you have questions, please see Mrs Lapolla in the library.

5. ATTENTION ALL POWER OF THE PEN MEMBERS: There is a mandatory competition meeting this Thursday from 3-3:30 in Mrs. Goldberg’s classroom for Regional competition writers and runners only. Remember Regional competition writers and runners that all permission slips for competition are due by this Wednesday. We will resume with our regular meetings next Friday. And best of luck to all of our Regional writers at competition this Saturday! Please see Mrs. Goldberg with any questions. 

6. “Congratulations to the following teams who competed in the Destination Imagination Tournament on Saturday: Donut Dogs, Creative Wonders, Insert Photo Here, Rambunctions Hyenas, Glorious Goose Gang, The Slotheletes, Disco Zoo, What Just Happened?, and Plastic Goose Bushes. Your hard hard work this season made Bay proud!”

March 10, 2020

1. Safety Town counselor applications will open up on Monday, March 2 and remain open until April 9. You will be able to apply online only starting March 2. Safety Town will run three sessions. Please apply for as many sessions as you are available. Information is available in the office on where to sign up

2. Vote this week as we begin The Sweet 16 round in our very own Battle of the Books!  Look in your email for the link and vote on your favorite books in each bracket.  Remember, those that submit a vote will be entered in a random drawing to win a prize! Winners for Round 1 will be announced Monday!  So look at your email and Vote for your favorite book series today! 

3. ATTENTION ALL POWER OF THE PEN MEMBERS: There is a mandatory competition meeting this Thursday from 3-3:30 in Mrs. Goldberg’s classroom for Regional competition writers and runners only. Remember Regional competition writers and runners that all permission slips for competition are due by this Wednesday. We will resume with our regular meetings next Friday. And best of luck to all of our Regional writers at competition this Saturday! Please see Mrs. Goldberg with any questions.

March 11, 2020

1. Safety Town counselor applications will open up on Monday, March 2 and remain open until April 9. You will be able to apply online only starting March 2. Safety Town will run three sessions. Please apply for as many sessions as you are available. Information is available in the office on where to sign up

2. Vote this week as we begin The Sweet 16 round in our very own Battle of the Books!  Look in your email for the link and vote on your favorite books in each bracket.  Remember, those that submit a vote will be entered in a random drawing to win a prize! Winners for Round 1 will be announced Monday!  So look at your email and Vote for your favorite book series today! 

3. ATTENTION ALL POWER OF THE PEN MEMBERS: There is a mandatory competition meeting this Thursday from 3-3:30 in Mrs. Goldberg’s classroom for Regional competition writers and runners only. Please come check in with Mrs. Goldberg today (Wednesday) if possible.