OUR MISSION

Riverton Middle School’s mission is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe supportive environment for all students to meet the challenges of a global society.

We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make the site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community.

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Today's (8/29/14) Jr High Softball game at Illini Central has been cancelled due to inclement weather.  It will not be made up! The softball game scheduled for Saturday, August 30th has been cancelled!   A make-up date has not been determined yet!  There will not be practice.  The bus for Monday’s game leaves at 3:00.  

8th GRADE FUNDRAISER
Our 8th grade class is once again working with Great American Opportunities.  Students are asked to sell magazines and photo memory books to help raise money for 8th grade promotion and the Six Flags reward trip.  
Magazine info 2014.docx     
MAGAZINE PARENT LETTER FALL 14.doc

NEW SCHOOL HOURS FOR 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR!
Due to the reinstituting of media classes at our elementry school, it is necessary to adjust the school day for the 2014-2015 school year.  All buildings are affected, so please review the table below for middle school times.

 
RMS Times
AM students allowed in building 7:30 a.m.
AM classes start 7:55 a.m.
PM student dismissal 2:35 p.m.
After school activity buses 3:25 p.m.
1/2 day dismissal 11:15 a.m.
SIP dismissal 1:30 p.m.
 
2014-2015 School Supply List

School Supplies.doc


Order your PE uniform online at www.harpoletees.com


ANNOUNCEMENTS

 8/29/14

 

THERE IS NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY.

  

Today’s lunch:  Grilled Cheese with Tomato Soup or Pepperoni Pizza

Tomorrow’s lunch:

 

A flute was left on Ms. Campbell’s bus yesterday, please stop by the office to claim.

 

A key was found on bus 9, please stop by the office to identify.

 

It is not too early to order your 2014-15 yearbook.  Early Bird Special is $20 if ordered by Nov. 21st.  Order forms may be picked up in the office or from Mrs. Mileham.  Orders can also be placed online at www.jostensyearbooks.com or by phone at 1-866-282-1516.

 

The Jr High Softball game at Illini Central has been cancelled due to inclement weather.  It will not be made up! The softball game scheduled for Saturday, August 30th has been cancelled!   A make-up date has not been determined yet!  There will not be practice.  The bus for Monday’s game leaves at 3:00.  Please pick up your softball bags from the locker room before leaving today.

 

Good luck to our Cross Country team, they have their first meet tomorrow at Williamsville, bus leaves at 7:50.

 

Next week’s PTO meeting has been moved to Wednesday, September 3rd at 6:00

 

Congratulations to the riverton hawks 5th grade football team on their win of 12-6 over the Rochester rockets last night at the field of dreams, and good luck to all jfl teams this Saturday as we face Williamsville at Williamsville

 

Attention students:  Please turn all lunch money in to the office or your homeroom teacher.  The cafeteria will not be accepting money anymore.

 

Attention cheerleaders:  Practice begins Thursday, September 4th from 2:45-5:00 on the stage.  A MANDATORY parent meeting will follow at 5:00.

 

Literary scripts are available today. The next meeting is scheduled for next Thursday after school. Practice times will be set at that time, and students needing to finalize scripts and groupings may do so then as well.

 

Riverton Middle School Dance Team Tryouts

Open to all 6th, 7th & 8th graders

August 29th      5:00-5:30 (parent dancer meeting)

September 12    5:00-7:00 (tryout clinic)

September 13    10:00-12:00 (tryout clinic)

September 14   10:00-? (tryouts)

 

Students will begin dressing for PE starting September 2nd, please make sure to have your uniform ordered.

 

Riverton Fine Arts Boosters

Check us out!

Tuesday, September 2nd at 6:00pm

Riverton High School Choir Room (located in the auditorium wing)

We are a parent-run group committed in supporting our Fine Arts students

and faculty.  Join us as we start planning for another successful school year!

Everyone is invited!!  

For more info, please contact Jan Pinney at rivertonfineartsboosters@gmail.com.

 

There is information in the office about the Teddy Bear Christian Child Development Center’s 5K Run/1 Mile Walk.  Stop by the office for a flier if you’re interested.

 

Start saving those Box Tops!!!  RMS will be having another giveaway (prize will be revealed at a later date).  For every 20 you collect, your name will be entered in the drawing.  Please make sure to put your 20 Box Tops in an envelope with your name and homeroom teacher clearly printed on it.  All money earned from Box Tops during the first quarter will go directly back to the grade level that turned them in. The Box Tops money will help support supplies and field trips.  The collection container is in the office.  Good Luck!!

 

 

 

"Be Responsible, Be Respectful, Be Safe"

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

25

SB HOME

 

BB HOME

 

XC practice begins

26

Picture Day

 

Literary Meeting

27

SB @ Athens

 

BB @ Athens

 

 

28

BB HOME

 

SB HOME

29

SB @ Mason City

 

Dance meeting, 5:00 in band room

30

SB HOME

 

XC @ Williamsville

SEPTEMBER

1

NO SCHOOL

 

SB @ Auburn

2

BB HOME

 

1st Magazine Turn in Day, 4 orders for a money bear

 

 

3

SB HOME

 

No 3:25 activity bus

 

PTO Meeting, 6:00 library

4

SB HOME

 

BB HOME

 

Literary practice

 

Mandatory cheerleading parent meeting, 5:00

5

SB HOME

 

BB HOME

6

XC @ Rochester

8

BB @ New Berlin

9

BB (B team only) @ Farmingdale

10

11

BB @ Warrensburg

12

BB @ North Mac

 

11:15 dismissal

 

Dance tryout clinic 5-7

 

Making Dreams Come True Festival

13

BB (B only) Home

 

XC @ PORTA

 

Dance tryout clinic 10-12

 

Making Dreams Come True Festival

15

BB HOME

16

17

1:30 Dismissal

18

XC @ Lincoln Park

19

20

XC @ Athens

22

23

XC @ Lincoln Park

24

25

26

Homecoming Game

 

Progress Reports sent home

27

29

30

OCTOBER

1

No  3:25 activity buses

2

3

4

 

 

Did you know Riverton Middle School collects the following:
box tops         coke rewards   labels for eduducation

Collection containers are in the office.

 

Asbestos Management Plan
Posted on 07/20/2011
All schools in the State of Illinois, both public and private, are required to be inspected for asbestos-containing materials and must have a written plan with a timetable to address any hazards which may exist  READ MORE...
RMS Collecting Box Tops
Dear Parents/Guardians, Riverton Middle School is now collecting Box Tops!! We all shop for groceries, sometimes two or three times a week –- or more. Now turn  READ MORE...
My Coke Rewards Program
Don't forget that RMS is participating in My Coke Rewards. Check out mycokerewards.com/schools for more information and start turning My Coke Rewards points into rewards for our school.  READ MORE...
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   RMS Dance Clinic
   Sep 12 2014 at 05:00 PM