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NMS Destination Imagination Team Makes Globals

posted Mar 30, 2015, 6:20 AM by Shelli Beeler

The NMS Destination Imagination Team, "DI Immortales" has qualified to go to the top competition, Globals, in Knoxville, Tenn. May 20-24!

At the State DIVA Tournament at Spotswood High School on Saturday, the team came in second place out of 13 middle school teams in their team challenge, "Feary Tales". 

Then the team scored first out of 13 teams in the Instant Challenge; so their overall score was second out of the 13 teams.  The top two teams in each category qualify to go to Globals.

Be sure to congratulate these students when you see them: Sinead Nardi-White, Chloe Hellerman, Delaney Stone, Anna Dolleris, Jaylen Purvis, Jordan Maynard and former NMS student Katie Coleman.

Congrats to NMS Teams

posted Mar 25, 2015, 6:33 AM by Shelli Beeler

Congratulations to our Destination Imagination (DI) and our FFA teams on exceptional performances in their competitions last week. 
  • The NMS DI team, "The Immortales" took 1st plage at the regional tournament on Saturday, receiving the highest score among 12 middle school teams in the "Feary Tales" challenge.  They will compete this Saturday, March 28, in the State DI Tournament.  The Immortales are: Jaylen Purvis, Sinead Nardi-White, Delaney Stone, Jordan Maynard, Anna Dolleris, Chloe Hellerman, and Katie Coleman.
  • The FFA Meats Judging team composed of Cody Adams, Delia Shepard, Kelsy Fitzgerald, and Elizabeth Sites placed 1st at States, while Victoria Saudners, Danielle Saunders, Stormy Sutherland-Wallace, and Sam Campbell placed 5th.  NMS FFA students also placed 4th in the Stockmans competition.

A HUGE Thank You to our PTO

posted Mar 25, 2015, 6:25 AM by Shelli Beeler

Last week's Harlem Wizards fundraising event was fantastic!  Not only did everyone in attendance enjoy the show, but our fundraising goals were met!  
Thank you to our PTO parents and volunteers for your hard work and dedication!

Come see the Harlem Wizards vs. the Nelson County All-Stars!!

posted Mar 9, 2015, 9:43 AM by Shelli Beeler

Next Tuesday night, March 17th, the #Slamtastic Harlem Wizards will be playing against the Nelson County All-Stars featuring some of our very own Nelson County teachers and staff.  

We invite you to come out for a fun night of "Tricks, hoops, and alley oops"!  Doors open at 6 pm.  Game time is 7 pm. 

Ticket Information:
Advance tickets are $10 for students and $12 for general admission.
Tickets at the door will be $12/student and $15/general admission.
You can also purchase Reserved seats for $20/each OR a Courtside Plus ticket for $30.
Tickets are available at Nelson Middle School or online.

A portion of the proceeds benefit the Nelson Middle School PTO.

 

NMS Talent Show

posted Feb 3, 2015, 7:15 AM by Shelli Beeler

Nelson Middle School will hold its annual talent show on Thursday, February 12th at 6:30 p.m. and Friday, February 13th at 2 p.m. for the student body.  We have some very talented students participating.  We hope you will join us! 


NMS Girls' and Boys' Basketball Travel to LCA

posted Jan 27, 2015, 11:18 AM by Shelli Beeler

Both basketball teams will be playing at LCA this Thursday starting at 4:30.  Come on out and support our Mustangs!

NMS Talent Show Tryouts COMING SOON!

posted Jan 7, 2015, 8:09 AM by Shelli Beeler

Back by popular demand!  The Nelson Middle School Talent Show will be held in February.  Auditions for the show will be on Monday, January 26th.  Permission slips and signup for an audition slot are available in Mrs. Martin's Room 603.

Basketball Tryouts and Schedule

posted Nov 3, 2014, 11:43 AM by Shelli Beeler

Basketball tryouts will begin Tuesday, Nov. 4 and run through Thursday, Nov. 6.  In order to try out, students must have a current VHSL physical on file with the nurse.

To view the NMS Basketball schedule, click the "Sports & Clubs" link on the left-hand sidebar and then select Basketball.  Directions to all away games are linked to the schedule. 

Thank you for supporting our student athletes!

NMS Scholastic Book Fair Coming Next Week

posted Oct 22, 2014, 6:59 AM by Shelli Beeler

We hope you will join us for our Scholastic (or is it Ghoulastic? mwahahah) Book Fair October 24 through November 4.  Come support your school library!  

Or if you can't make it to the school, shop online at http://tinyurl.com/pahe9mp!

NCPS seeks logo and tag line entrants

posted Oct 10, 2014, 9:32 AM by Shelli Beeler

See the information below.

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