What’s on at MIMS this week? Through Sept. 18

MIMS Open House – Sept. 15

MIMS (virtual) Open House is scheduled Tuesday, September 15, from 2:30-4:15 pm. Access via these links from admin. There should be two sessions for each link, one at 2:30 and one at 3:15.

MIMS PTO Meeting – Sept. 18

Join the MIMS PTO for a meeting to discuss elections and candidates, fundraising, upcoming dates, and plans for 20-21. September 18, 12 noon. Do you have questions you’d like addressed at the meeting – or questions you’d like the candidates to answer? Submit them by 17 September, 6 pm.

  • Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 872 0683 4489 Passcode: 5524
  • https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87206834489?pwd=MTNEQkJBUldCdlNjWEpWRkVXckRQZz09
  • Agenda

Deadline to submit questions for SDMC – Sept. 18

Parent SDMC rep Wendy Chung is accepting parent questions and comments to be brought to the SDMC through Sept. 18.

Vote for MIMS PTO Board – Sept. 18-21

The nominees for the MIMS PTO board for 20-21 are now available for you to peruse. You’ll also meet (most) of them at the PTO meeting on Sept. 18. Then it’s time to VOTE for your selections. The form will open online on Sept. 18 and be available through noon on Sept. 21.

Next week & Ongoing

Buy a MIMS Yard Sign

Support our students and show your school spirit by purchasing a MIMS Yard Sign! 18″x24″, full color, stake included, only $25. Pre-sale through October 1. Delivery will be October 2, 5-7 pm, at the MIMS parking lot.

Sign up for the MIMS Directory

PTO is building a new directory for MIMS. You must sign up to be in the directory and to receive the directory. Let secretary@mimspto.org know if you have questions.

Pick up: Yearbooks, DVDs, & Signs – Oct. 2

Pre-sold yearbooks, CNY DVDs, and MIMS Yard Signs will be available for pick up  on Oct. 2 from 5-7 pm at the MIMS parking lot. Purchase in advance to use credit card and to ensure you get a sign! Some additional yearbooks and signs may be available that day – cash only.

PowerSchool

HISD Connect (PowerSchool) went live on Monday, 8/31. This is the new tool for attendance and grades. Students have logins and there is a separate log in for parents. Many teachers have already sent an access code for each student from MIMS (or other HISD school they’re in); others will be sent in the coming days. There are additional instructions for access here:  parent portal instruction.PNG

Resources to help you get started this year

Parents and PTO are collecting resources to help you get started this year. Please let secretary@mimspto.org know if you have other questions or other resources to share.