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  • Costa Rica Service Learning Trip

    Costa Rica Explorations
    Parents! Do you want to give your child the adventure of a lifetime?! Please join us on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 at 6:30pm in the School Media Center to hear about a service learning trip to Costa Rica in the spring. Learn about how your child will explore Costa Rican culture and experience the country and it’s people in a unique and genuine way. This meeting will discuss fundraising opportunities, timeline, itineraries, dates, costs, and scholarships. This trip is only open to responsible and mature 8th graders. If you have any questions before the meeting, please contact Señora McDuffie at


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  • Celebrating Hispanic Heritage at RMS

    hispanic heritage night

    October 29, 2019 6:00pm to 7:30pm

     ♦ One Act Plays ♦ RMS Band ♦ Fashion Shows ♦ Poetry Readings ♦ Food ♦ 

    If you would like to help make this celebration a success, please contact Ms. Smith at

    ♦ Donate a Dish or Dessert representing your country.

    ♦ DJ or Music Mixer willing to donate their time.

    ♦ Dance group(s) wanting to donate their time and talent.

    ♦ Mariachi or Latin Band wanting to donate their time and talent.



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  • Discovery Cluster Canned Food Drive

    RMS Canned Food Drive

    September 23-26

    The homeroom in each grade level with the most donations will win a donut celebration! The last day to donate is 9/26/19!

    All donations go to Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministries.

    We are accepting food items (canned tuna or chicken, canned fruits, canned vegetables, rice, boxed macaroni and cheese, peanut butter, canned soups, jelly) and personal care items (toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, deodorant, soap, toilet paper, laundry detergent pods).


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  • Second Annual Title I Meeting

    In case you missed it!

    Just in case you missed our first Annual Title I Meeting, we'll be presenting the same information at a second meeting.

    September 26th 2019
    10:00 am
    Richards Middle School
    3555 Sugarloaf Pkwy
    Lawrenceville 30044

    Free book bags and school supplies!

    Contact Liz Martinez for more info: 770.338.4815

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  • GCPS Parent Advisory Committee

    You are cordially invited to attend

    Gwinnett County Public Schools

    Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting

    When: Thursday, October 3, 2019 / 5:30 – 7:30 PM

    Where: Rhodes Jordan Park Community Room 100 East Crogan Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30046

    Who: ALL Families and Community Members*

    *Childcare will be provided, courtesy of Gwinnett Public Library

    Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, and Chinese Interpreters available

    Why: To learn about the Federal Programs that are offered in your child’s school and give your input for the 2019-2020 school year

    Federal Programs:

    Title I, Part A – Academic Achievement; Title II – Effective Instruction; Title III – English Learners; Title IV – 21st Century Learning; Title I, Part C – Migrant Education; Title IX, Part A – Programs for Homeless Youth and Foster Children; Equitable Services for Private School Children

    Division of School Improvement & Operations, Office of Federal Programs


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  • PBIS September Walk and Talk
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  • Free Tutoring

    RMS Morning Tutoring, every wednesday morning at 8:15 AM
    Come join your teachers at 8:15 every Wednesday morning for tutoring!
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  • Kids For Christ

    Kids for Christ

    Kids For Christ meets on Tuesday Mornings at 8:00 AM in Mr. Reaves classroom on the corner of C and E halls.   All students are welcome!  Free breakfast, fellowship and fun!  

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  • Thank you, Jr. Beta Club!

    student assisting parents at Tech Night
    RMS Jr. Beta Club volunteered to support last night's Technology Night. Students assisted parents and family members who attended the event by helping them locate the rooms in which the activities were located, helped set up a compluter lab for parents to create accounts to access the Parent Portal, distributed materials, and several used their Spanish-language skills to help interpret information for families who participated.  


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  • thank you

    A big 'thank you' is in order for Sunrise Baptist Church, El Ceibeño Restaurant, La Cazuela Restaurant, and Perimeter Roofing. 

    These organizations and businesses donated paper, pencils, markers, crayons, book bags, and many more items for our students.

    La Cazuela donated gift certificates for our staff and community members.

    Nothing but the Truth has a weekend food ministry that is a great help at RMS!

    We are proud to be a part of such a great community!

    sunrise baptist church perimeter roofing la cazuela

    El Ceibeno      nothing but the truth

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  • RMS Soccer Programs

    soccer ball with goal in the background


    'I Just Play' Soccer Development Camp - Camp is in full swing with 15 players working on their soccer skills.  It's not too late to join!  Coach Spivey offers a six 90 minute training session that help players develop their skills. All players welcome include beginning, intermediate and advanced. The cost for the six sessions is $60 - cash, check or card. For more information, please email Coach Spivey at

    All Star final tryout for RMS 2019-2020 school soccer teams will be on Friday, 9/27 from 4:30-6:15pm.  Invited 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls and boys will be playing their best to shine and be selected to join this years team.  

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  • RMS Parent Center

    parent resource center

    Visit us to find academic material for:


    Contact our Parent Outreach Liaison, Liz Martinez

    770-338-4815 or

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