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May Newsletter

posted May 25, 2016, 12:01 PM by Shelli Beeler

Our final newsletter is complete!  We hope you have enjoyed reading about the happenings at our school this year.  Come back for more next year!

Here's the link:

SOL Schedule

posted May 9, 2016, 9:02 AM by Shelli Beeler

Listed below are the SOLs each grade level will be taking and when they will be taken. 

  • 8th grade
    • Thursday, 5/12--Science and Earth Science
    • Monday, 5/16--Reading
    • Thursday, 5/19--Math, Algebra, and Geometry
    • Tuesday, 5/24--Civics
  • 7th grade
    • Tuesday, 5/17--Reading
    • Friday, 5/20--Math
  • 6th grade
    • Friday, 5/13--Reading
    • Wednesday, 5/18--Math
**Expedited retakes will be given on the following dates:
  • Wednesday, 5/18--Science 8 and Earth Science
  • Monday, 5/23--Reading
  • Wednesday, 5/25--Math
  • Thursday, 5/26--Civics 
In the event a student misses an SOL test, as much as possible the test will be made up on the day of their return.

Happening this week:

posted Apr 25, 2016, 5:18 AM by Shelli Beeler

Monday--NMS Soccer at Home vs. Amherst Middle     4:30
Tuesday--NMS Soccer at Appomattox     5:00
Wednesday--NMS Track vs. Appomattox and CVCS    4:30; 
                     Administrative Professional's Day
Thursday--NMS Track vs. Linkhorne and Rustburg @ Linkhorne     5:00;
                 Spring Band Concert @ 7pm

8th Grade Writing SOL This Week

posted Mar 14, 2016, 7:24 AM by Shelli Beeler

The two-part 8th grade Writing SOL will be held Tuesday, March 15th, and Thursday, March 17th. 

Don't forget to get a good night's rest the night before the test, and make sure you eat a healthy, protein-rich breakfast the morning of the test!

March Newsletter now available!

posted Mar 10, 2016, 6:42 AM by Shelli Beeler

Please take a moment to look at our March newsletter  by clicking here.  If you'd like a paper copy of the newsletter, please see Mrs. Beeler in the NMS Library.


Important Upcoming Dates

posted Feb 24, 2016, 12:00 PM by Shelli Beeler   [ updated Feb 24, 2016, 12:01 PM ]

**On March 1, Talent Show tryouts will be held.  Students will need to report to the cafeteria at the end of the school day.  The Talent Show will be held on Thursday, March 24th at 7pm in the auditorium.  Come see what a talented bunch of students we have here at NMS!

**NMS Soccer Team tryouts will be held March 7th-9th after school.  All participants must have a VHSL physical on file with the school nurse before trying out.

**Students interested in trying out for Outdoor Track should plan to stay after school beginning March 8th.


**March 11th, previously an early dismissal day, is now a regular school day.  The end of the 3rd Nine Weeks has been changed to March 18th.

**Spring Break is March 28-April 1.


February Newsletter now available

posted Feb 12, 2016, 12:56 PM by Shelli Beeler

Please take a moment to see what's happening at Nelson Middle School!  You can access the newsletter at https://www.smore.com/etvuy.

December Newsletter available!

posted Dec 3, 2015, 12:01 PM by Shelli Beeler   [ updated Dec 3, 2015, 12:04 PM ]

Please enjoy our December newsletter at: https://www.smore.com/022z3!

November Newsletter is available!

posted Nov 13, 2015, 7:08 AM by Shelli Beeler

Click here to access the newsletter.  If you'd like a paper copy of the November 2015 newsletter, please see Mrs. Beeler in the NMS Library.

October 2015 Newsletter is available!

posted Oct 5, 2015, 12:46 PM by Shelli Beeler

Click here to see it!  Paper copies are available...just ask in the NMS Library.

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