*Welcome to 6th grade, you are in for a fairy tale of a year!!

We need paper towels! Please help!!!

I am super excited for the amazing journey we will have throughout the 2016-17 school year! 6th grade is always an awesome experience at T.M.S., and we have a beautiful new building to learn in!


The TMS PTA is now taking nominations for all Executive Board positions (President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, Recording Secretary. Corresponding Secretary, and Treasurer) for the 2017-18 school year.  If you're interested in being a future leader of the PTA, please contact Jennifer Whatley, Nominating Committee Chair by email at or see the TMS website for more information. 



 TMS Calendar Dates


March – May, 2017


March 15-        Career Day

                        Placement Forms Due

                        6th Grade Gator Recess @ 2:30

March 16-        Gator Gathering 1:30

March 17-        Professional Development/Record Keeping Day (no students)

March 21-        6th Grade Visit MJH

March 23-        AR Rewards @ 12:30 – 3:00

March 24-        Substitute Appreciation Day

                        Report Cards go Home

March 28-        Spring Pictures

March 30-        Fire Drill @ 10 AM

April 3-            LEAP 2025 Testing Begins (5th and 6th Grade testing each day until April 28)

April 5-            Custodian and Cafeteria Staff Appreciation Day

April 6-            PTA Meeting @ 6:30

April 7-            District Wide Fund Raiser

                        5th Grade TGIF

April 12-          Food Drive

April 14-          Begin Spring Break

April 24-          Return from Spring Break

                        Variety Show Permission Slips go home

April 27-          Paraprofessional Appreciation Day


April 28-          Variety Show Permission Slips Due


May 1-             4th Grade LEAP 2015 Test (Ends May 5)

May 3-             Variety Show Auditions

May 4-             TMS New Parent Orientation @ 6:30

May 5-             LEAP Science Testing (All Grades)

May 8-             Morning Monthly Meeting

                        TMS Chorus Concerts @ 2 PM and 6:30 PM

May 9-             Variety Show Dress Rehearsal @ 1:45

May 10-           Food Drive

May 11-           Variety Show @ 9:30 and 1:15

May 12-           Passage Day

                        Band Practice in Cafeteria @ 2 PM

May 15-           Band and Strings Concerts @ 2 PM and 6:30 PM

                        AR Reward (Lunches)

May 16-           4th Grade Picnic

                        5th and 6th Grade Field Day


May 17-           4th Grade Field Day

                        5th Grade Picnic

May 18-           4th Grade Awards @ 10 AM

                        5th Grade Awards @ 1:15 PM

                        6th Grade Picnic

May 19-           6th Grade Awards @ 10 AM

                        End of the Year Parties @ 1:30 (formerly known as Spring Parties)

May 22-           AR Celebration @ 12:30 – 3:00

May 23-           Last Student Day (1/2 Day)

                        Gator Gathering @ 9:15

May 24-           Last Teacher Day

May 25-           Enjoy your Summer




* 2016-2017 yearbook prices increased to $33 from now until Jan. 13th! Order yours at


Overviews will be posted by 10 am every Monday! Print and show Mrs. Hewson by Wednesday for a Gator Gold. Have a parent initial the printed copy for an extra Gator Gold!