There will be NO checkouts after 3:30 p.m. Also, there will be NO phone messages given to students.
New to the Nest
6th Grade/New Student Orientation
Orientation for incoming 6th grade students as well as new students to Ernest Ward will be held on Thursday, August 13 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
ATTENTION: INCOMING 7TH GRADERS
All incoming 7th grade students are required to have their Tdap vaccination prior to school starting. If your student has not been vaccinated he/she will NOT be able to attend school.
Dates to Remember:
Middle School Supply List
School Supply List
Arrival/Drop Off Time
The earliest Student Drop off time is 8:45 a.m. for students who eat breakfast in the cafeteria. All other Students drop off time is 8:55 a.m.
Stop the dreaded summer reading / writing slide.
In lieu of a mandated summer reading list, Mrs. Perry suggests these free apps for you to enjoy during summer vacation.
Professor Garfield Forms of Media: FREE
English Idioms Illustrated: FREE
Best Books for Tweens: FREE
Lists and reviews suitable books for students in this age group to read
CURRENT NEWS AND INFORMATION
Yearbook Pricing Tier
Order your yearbook early and save. On-line @ http://yearbookavenue.jostens.com or with cash on campus from Ms. Butler.
8/29 - 10/31 ==== $38.00
11/01 - 1/31 ==== $43.00
2/01 - 4/30 ==== $48.00
5/01 - 6/30 ==== $53.00
Ernest Ward Check Policy
THIS DOES NOT PERTAIN TO SCHOOL LUNCHES. The cafeteria is separate from the school. You may send your check made out to EWMS cafeteria for lunches.We have a "No Personal Checks" policy at Ernest Ward Middle School. We do not accept checks for any reason. If you need to make a payment of any kind to the school you MUST have CASH, money order or a certified check from your banking institution. This includes book fines, fundraising items, uniforms, tickets for school sponsored events including ball games, dances, etc...If you have reservations about sending cash you may send the money in a sealed envelope with your child's name printed on the front, and instruct him/her to turn it in to the bookkeeper as soon as he/she arrives at school in the morning or give it to his/her homeroom teacher upon entering homeroom class. We regret this policy became necessary and are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you. THIS DOES NOT PERTAIN TO SCHOOL LUNCHES. The cafeteria is separate from the school. You may still send your check made out to EWMS cafeteria for lunches. If you have any questions you many contact the school's bookkeeper's office at 327-47283 x234.