Welcome to Eastern Middle School
Ralph Mayo, Principal
Joanna Savino and Jim Shukie, Assistant Principals
GHS Course Selection Guide
Directions for 8th Grade Students and Parents
Washington DC Trip Medical Forms Due
ALL 8th GRADE PARENTS:
Read Mrs. Lucas's letter about medication requirements and download the forms you need for BOTH prescription and over the counter medications! All forms and medications must be reviewed by Mrs. Lucas in the nurse's office on or before April 22nd. Please make every effort to get this done before April break!
Caught in the Act!
Congratulations to our basketball teams - student and faculty - for an exciting game with a nailbiter of an ending! The P.E. department raised $1880 for the American Heart Association with the game and the 3 On 3 Tournament. Click on the picture to go to the Caught in the Act page, where you can see the 3 on 3 tournament, the student-faculty basketball game, Kindness Counts, 8th grade first aid practicals, and much more!
Spring Tryouts Begin March 31st
(Boys' Baseball, Girls' Softball & Co-ed Track & Field)
All students who wish to tryout for a Spring sport, must have a valid physical exam form on file (13 months from the date of the exam) and must complete the Parent permission form by March 17th.
Please go to the Athletic forms to download required forms. For further information regarding Spring tryouts, go to the Tryouts, Teams & Schedules page.
EMS Intramurals Schedule
Feb. 24th - April 11th
(subject to change)
*New* GPS Aspen Family Portal
Look for a letter coming home and an email from Mrs. Jan Gunnip
Link to the New Aspen Family Portal How to create an account
Aspen Family Portal Introduction
Aspen Mobile: For Students & Families
If you are having trouble creating your account, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fairfield County Math Champions!
On Saturday February 8th, approximately 180 middle school Mathletes from all over Fairfield County competed at the Southwest MathCounts Competition. The event was held at Fairfield University and involved three intense rounds of mathematical problem solving. Through their outstanding performance Eastern’s Math Team came in first place, earning them a spot to compete at the State level competition in March at the University of Hartford! Congratulations to our Mathletes!!
Order Your EMS 2013-14 Yearbook Today!
Non-personalized yearbooks ($25) can be ordered until 5/31.
(Click on the Jostens Image (above) to order online.)
Attention: EMS Student Writers!
Submit your Original Writing to Fingerprints
Now there is an easy way to submit your writing to Fingerprints, EMS's literary magazine! When you have written something that you are proud of, just click on the Fingerprints link and follow the directions. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Reich in room 120.
Wordmasters 2013-14 Information
Please go to the Wordmaster Schedule page for more information.
The schedule has changed slightly and the procedures have also changed from previous years. Please read carefully and watch the Morning Announcements to learn about upcoming Wordmasters activities.
EMS Logins Cheat Sheet
Are you confused on how to access your student portal, your school email,
library catalog, or online encyclopedias? Please refer to the EMS Logins Sheet.
If you are still unsure or need help, please see Mrs. Ball or Mrs. Vigliano in the Media Center.
EMS 2013-14 Club & Activities Booklet
A copy of the EMS 2013-14 Club & Activities Booklet will be included with each student's progress report
(distributed on Friday). You may also download a copy of the booklet here.
(There are no late buses on Wednesdays)
Student Email Account Information and Directions
New Online Science Textbooks
Parent Portal Information
GPS Notification Protocol
For School Closings, Delays, Early Release