Needles Middle School

News and Announcements

First Day of School

Needles Middle School students Angelina Pletcher, left, and Teagan Jones head home after their first day of school as sixth graders. Jones said she already likes being a middle schooler despite being nervous at first. Many students made adjustments to their new teachers, new schools and new environments when school started Aug. 16.
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Parent Conferences

Parent Conferences will be held on Wednesday, March 23rd and Thursday, March 24th. Please3 contact the NMS office to make an appointment with your child's teacher(s).
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Seventh Grade Boy's Basketball Goes Undefeated

The Needles Middle School seventh grade boys celebrate their undefeated season. They went 12-0. Pictured front to back, l-r: Dawson Yeager, Cody Scott, Julian Bryan, Tyler Cowden, Jason Scott, Armando Rabanales, Josiah Kidd, Ivan Stone, Jacob Chavez and Andre Smith.

By JENNIFER DENEVAN Needles
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Random Acts of Kindness

Members of the Friends of Rachel Club (FOR Club) visit with staff members of Colorado River Medical Center and give them cookies. The club works to encourage kindness throughout the community through activities such as visiting local businesses and thanking them for their efforts. The club started in November 2014 at Needles Middle School after a Rachel’s Challenge presentation was given. The focus of the presentation was about Rachel Joy Scott, a Columbine shooting victim, who believed in a chain reaction of kindness and promoted kindness. Pictured front to back, l-r: Molly Brown, Savanna Hernandez, Kaiden Oropeza, Brody Hughes, Ruthie Brooks, Cali Zahnter, Lori Oropeza, Jamie Wiesner, Ashleigh Lopez, Steve Lopez - CRMC chief executive officer; Michelle Miller and Joy Papa of CRMC.
JENNIFER DENEVAN/Needles Desert Star |
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NMS Football 2015

NMS football will start Wednesday, August 19th, 2015. Any student planning on playing will need to have a sports physical before August 19th. Parents may pick up a sports packet in the NMS office starting on Monday, August 3rd.
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NMS Registration for 7th Grade, 8th Grade and New Students

7th grade registration will be held at the NMS office on August 12th, 2015, starting at 8:00 AM. Students and parents are encouraged to attend and pick up registration packets and student schedules.

8th grade registration will be held at the NMS office on August 13th, 2015, starting at 8:00 AM. Students and parents are encouraged to attend and pick up registration packets and student schedules.

New student registration will be held at the NMS office on August 14th, 2015, starting at 8:00 AM. Students and parents are encouraged to attend and pick up registration packets and student schedules.
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