Haughton Middle School
395 S. Elm
Haughton, LA 71037
Waylon Bates, Principal
Richard Warren, Assistant Principal
Wendy Lee, Assistant Principal
Justin James, Instructional Coach
Coming Fall 2016
CHANGE OF ADDRESS
Parents, if you have moved and/or changed your mailing address this school year, please send a copy of a utility bill to the office for proof of residence so we may update your child’s records.
Nine Lady Bucs Selected for All District Softball Honors
Nine Lady Bucs Softball players have been selected to the Bossier Parish Middle Schools All District Softball Team. This year marks the inaugural selection of an All District Softball Team in Bossier Parish. The players were chosen based on a vote by the head coaches of all 6 Bossier Middle School softball teams. Six Lady Bucs were named to the First Team All District Softball Team and three were named to the Second Team.
First Team All District
Catcher- Reagan Jorstad
First Base- McKayla Burkart
Second Base- Alayiah Mingo
Shortstop- Mia McWilliams
Third Base- Madison Trujillo
Outfield- Siera Lingo
Second Team All District
Pitcher- Holly Tony
Outfield- Adrienne Vickers
Utility Player- Alyssa Phillips
Jonathan Warner, 8th grade student
Destination Imagination is sponsoring a double restaurant fundraiser for Haughton Middle School Thursday night at Baskin Robins AND Dickey’s BBQ. Stop in between 4:30 and 9:00 and tell them you are from Haughton Middle!
The End of the Year PBIS trips have been scheduled! Permission slips have been distributed to students. Money and permission slips will be collected by the PE department through Friday, April 15, 2016. All money and slips must be turned in by this date. Students who are not Behaving Bucs may not attend the trip. Please refer to the handbook (Behaving Bucs and School Sponsored Events) for criteria to attend. All grades voted to go the the Main Event in Frisco, Texas. We are providing the optional Six Flags trip for 8th graders only (space is limited to 80 students for this trip). If your child loses his or her permission slip, the permission slip and official insurance coverage form (STUDENTS MUST TURN IN BOTH PAGES) can be found on the bottom left side of the homepage (homepage locker) for additional copies .
Softball District Champs
The Lady Bucs softball team wrapped up the 2016 Bossier Parish Middle School District Softball season with 2 victories to improve to a perfect 10-0. The Lady Bucs defeated the Lady Cougars of Cope 15-0 and the Lady Eagles of Elm Grove 20-0 to clinch their 6th straight district championship and their third undefeated district season in the last six years.
April Teacher of the Month
Destination Imagination Takes Home 1st Place
Ms. Willhite's Destination Imagination team won 1st place at the Louisiana State DI Competition in the scientific category. The team won the prestigious Da Vinci Award. The team will be moving on to the global competition in Knoxville, Tennessee.
2015-2016 DI TEAM
YACA WINS AT STATE
Congratulations to our YACA delegates who attended the state convention last week in Alexandria, Louisiana. HMS walked away with several wins in the following categories:
2nd place - 2D Sculpture
1st place - 2D Sculpture
Honorable Mention - Mixed Media Art
3rd Place - Mixed Media Art
2nd Place - Colored Drawing
1st Place - Colored Drawing
Honorable Mention - Black & White Drawing
Honorable Mention - Black & White Drawing
1st Place - Black & White Drawing
As a group, our YACA chapter won the following awards for their banner:
2nd Place - Most Humorous Banner
2nd Place - Best Craftsmanship
2nd Place - Most Original & Creative Banner
1st Place - Best Banner Interpretation of Convention Theme
Congratulations to our incredibly talented BUCS. We are very proud of all of you!
Gunner Hunsucker has qualified to compete in the state level competition of the National Geographic Bee!
Buccaneer Bounty Online Newspaper
Please visit the student run online newspaper at http://hmsbuccaneer-press.org/ or click on Buccaneer Bounty on the right side of the homepage.
Bossier Parish School Board regular education buses are only authorized to pick up and deliver students to a residence on record, no daycares, babysitters, or businesses.
Notes from School Principals are only good for one day. Each day a student goes to another residence the parent must send a note to the School Principal. The School Principal must sign the note and hand the note to the bus driver.
Students must have the same afternoon stop as their morning stop. (Don’t pick up in front of students house in the morning then drop him off at the corner in the afternoon)
Regular Ed students may only ride the assigned bus that services their home address unless otherwise approved through the School Principal.
STUDENT INSURANCE INFORMATION
You can find out more information about the Voluntary Participation Student Accident Insurance Plans offered through Bossier Parish using this link http://www.BollingerSchools.com.
Campbell's Labels For Education
Coach Morris is now collecting Campbell's Labels for Education to raise money for the athletic department. Bring your labels to Coach Morris and help support our Bucs and Lady Bucs!
Payment Solutions Parent Registration
The new cafeteria management system is online. Please check the school locker for the Payment Solutions Parent Registration letter to get started.
The mission of Haughton Middle School is to improve student success, character, and academics by providing a rigorous education.
TEACHER OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to sixth grade teacher, Cheryl Willhite, for representing HMS as the 2015-2016 Teacher of the Year. Ms. Willhite has been teaching mathematics for over 30 years.
Please remember to sign up for our school's Remind app. Text @haughtonms to 81010 to begin receiving school text messages. This is a great way to get connected with school wide announcements.
6th/7th grade social studies online textbook
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