Murphy Middle School Clubs and Organizations

MMS offers a variety of clubs and organizations for our students. Here is a list of the clubs and the meeting dates. Be sure to look for posters in the hallway with more information. Other clubs may be added during the year.

 

For updates or to add a club or organization to this list, have the advisor send an email to admin@mmspta.org.

 

Club

Days

Time

Location

Book Club

Fridays after school

3:30-4:15

Library

Chess Club

Tuesdays after school

3:30-4:15

B110

FCA

  • October 3rd & 17th
  • November 7th & 28th
  • December 7th & 19th

7:50-8:20

Flagpole

Gaming Club

Mondays after school

3:30-4:15

B111

J.O.Y. Club

Mondays before school

7:50-8:20

 

Math Counts Club

Tuesdays after school

3:30-4:30

 

Organization Corner

 Thursdays before school 7:50-8:20 J102

Pokemon Club

Wednesdays after school

3:30-4:15

B120

Star Wars Club

Mondays after school

3:30-4:15

B129

Volunteer Club**

2nd Thursday of the month

3:30-4:30

B120

 

**1 hour credit for all NJHS and NEHS students that attend.

Writing Club

Mondays after school

3:30-4:30

H101

Student Council

Student Council meets every Wednesday morning in E105. The sponsor is Ms. McAnderson. For info about the group events join the Remind group by texting @murphstuco to the number 81010

Math Counts Club

MATHCOUNTS Club will begin testing for the Preston Trail competition!

A series of three-40 minute timed tests will be administered in room J105 as follows:

  • Tuesday, October 17 – no calculator
  • Tuesday, October 24 – no calculator
  • Tuesday, November 7 – calculator (I will provide TI-84 school calculators. Students may bring their own MATHCOUNTS approved calculators.)
  • Tuesday, November 14 – make ups (This is for any student that was not able to sit for previous tests. Students will not sit for any one test twice.)

Testers will accumulate points based on the number of correct answers from the three tests. The top four students will represent the Murphy Middle School Team. The next six students will be able to compete as an individual. Winners of the Preston Trail competition will go on to the MATHCOUNTS State Competition in February.

MMS Environmental Club

The MMS Environmental Club will meet this Friday, Oct. 6th from 3:30-4:30 in Mrs. Pilgrim’s room E113. Make sure you have transportation home at 4:30.

 

Congratulations to the Murphy Middle School Environment Club for winning Plano's 
2017 Environmental Community Award. For details, visit our Recognition page.

 

 

 

Organization Corner

Organization Corner is a place for students to get help with organizing and repairing their binder. It takes place in J102 at 7:50-8:20 every Thursday. Snacks will be provided

Volunteer Club

Each month different volunteer projects done at the school.

For Upcoming Volunteer club meeting on Oct 12th : Please donate for Charity boxes for boys and girls ages 2-12---big item like backpack/doll /truck, activity items/coloring books, small toys and books, and toiletries like toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, mirror, nail clippers, combs, brushes, and school supplies.

Sponsors

Why support MMS PTA?
Our goal is to work with parents and the community to enrich students educational experience, to enhance the overall well being of our students a work diligently to improve our school.
What does the PTA do with the money?
Helps pay for:
• Three socials every year
• Guest speakers
• Teacher breakfasts
• Teacher appreciation gifts
Your restaurant will have exposure on:
• MMS Facebook
• MMS PTA Facebook
• MMS eNews
• Marque flash
Questions? Call Michele Kester at 214-662-7247.