Megan Rose

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Pershing PINK OUT Oct. 23

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Pershing will participate in a school-wide PINK OUT.  Students are encouraged to wear pink shirts on Wednesday, October 23.  Students will still need to follow the dress code for pants/skirts/shorts.

Science Fair

Mark your calendar parents and students! On January 14th, Pershing Middle School will host it’s Science Fair in the Library from 1:30p.m.-4:00p.m. This past Tuesday, October 15th, Science teachers sent home Science Fair Letters to inform all students of the opportunity to participate in the upcoming Science Fair at Pershing Middle School. This is a …

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PSAT Testing for 8th Grade Oct. 30

Pershing’s 8th graders are taking the PSAT Wednesday, October 30,2019. The PSAT 8/9 is the first in the College Board’s “SAT Suite of Assessments” and is offered to eighth and ninth graders. The purpose of the PSAT 8/9 is to establish a starting point in terms of college and career readiness as students transition to high school. It’s a way for students to practice …

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Behavior Rewards All E’s on your report card! No more than 2 tardies per cycle! Cycle 1 is kicking off with Lunch on Courtyard and Popsicles! Report Card Date: October 11th RESCHEDULED Celebration Date: October 25th Future rewards include Takis, Hot Cocoa Bar, Swag Bags and Kona Ice!

Free Dress Day for all PAID PTO members Oct. 25

Free Dress Day for all PAID PTO members this Friday, October 25th Passes for PTO members will be handed out Wednesday and Thursday in 7th period if you paid for membership by Friday, October 18th Dress code for Free Dress day: – Shirts, dresses, tops must have sleeves. – Shirts do not have to be grade level …

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We welcome you to tour the campus to find out why Pershing could be the perfect fit for your 5th grader.  We have multiple opportunities to tour the campus: *Every Thursday until December 5th (excluding Thanksgiving) at 1 PM *Every Thursday from November 7th – December 5th (excluding Thanksgiving) at 9 AM *First Look – …

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Buy Your Yearbook Before Oct. 25!

Order a 2019-20 yearbook for only $35 by THIS FRIDAY, October 25. Call 877-767-5217 or go online or see Mrs. Bennett in room 232.

Fades for Grades

Parents/Guardian, If you have a male student that was all A’s and B’s for the first grading cycle, your child has the opportunity to receive a free haircut on October 28, 2019. There are still 14 spots available! Forms can be scanned and emailed to Tyvarion C. Malone Assistant Principal, Pershing Middle School

Make-up Picture Day Nov. 4

Current scheduled make up date for Picture Day is November 4th. Visit the Texas Photography website to order online using school code 1920-0348. Uniform should be worn for picture day.

Astros in the World Series

The Astros have made it to the World Series again and HISD is encouraging all students and staff to wear Houston Astros gear or colors for every game day during the World Series.  The games are listed below! *Game 1: Tuesday, October 22 *Game 2: Wednesday, October 23 *Game 3: Friday, October 25 *Game 6 (if needed): Tuesday, October 29 …

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SAVE THE DATE! Spaghetti Supper, Nov. 14th!

Pershing Middle School  Spaghetti Supper & Fine Arts Showcase Thursday, November 14, 2019  6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Please save the date and join us for the Pershing Middle School Spaghetti Supper and Fine Arts Showcase on Thursday, November 14th. Dinner will be provided by Gugliani’s and will be $10 for dinner and a drink.  Bundtlets and Bundtinis from Nothing Bundt …

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Garden Club Raffle

TWO WINNERS! “PARENT/CHILD” GUIDED FISHING TRIP for Four Value:$1200 Speckled Trout, Redfish, Flounder Donated by: Capt. Charles Coursey Where: Southwest Louisiana – Sabine Lake/Ship Channel Area When: Fall/Winter- you will contact Mr. Coursey to set up date. All proceeds will go towards rebuilding the Pershing Garden. Buy your tickets here!

Birthday Marquee

PANDA BIRTHDAY WISHES ON THE MARQUEE! YOUR STUDENT’S NAME IN LIGHTS! Have your child’s name in lights on the Pershing Marquee located on Stella Link.  Birthday wishes will be posted the day before, day of and day after for all to celebrate. $25 per Birthday Wish Book your Birthday Wish today! Form must be received one week in …

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Musical Theatre Donations

Been meaning to clean out that closet? The Theater department is seeking donations of gently used tap shoes for our Musical Theater students. Please bring them to the school for Mrs. Ragland’s class. Have questions? Please email

PTO Calendar

There are so many good things going on at school!  Here is the current PTO calendar.  Some upcoming dates in particular that you should save the date for: FREE Dress! OCT 25th for PTO Members Donors Pershing First Look: Tuesday, OCT 29, 6-8 PM Fine Arts Showcase & Spaghetti Supper: Thursday, NOV 14  6 – 8 PM

Swim Team

Join the Pershing Swim Team! Who:       7th Grade Boys and Girls 8th Grade Boys and Girls When:      Oct 28th, 29th, and 30th                   6:30 AM – 7:45 AM or 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM ***ALL PAPERWORK IS DUE TO COACH RAY NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 21st at 4:00 PM***

Gardening Club

Come join the Pershing Garden Club. Volunteers meet on Tuesday/Thursday morning from 7:30-8:15am. No gardening experience needed! Contact Virginia Camerlo if you have any questions at

Cross Country

Congratulations to our Panda Cross Country Teams! 8th Grade Boys are DISTRICT CHAMPS!!! 7th Grade Girls and Boys earned 2nd place!!! 8th Grade girls fought hard and placed 3rd! Awesome job on a great season. Individual results can be found here!

8th Grade Football

Come cheer on our Pandas ! Day/Date Home Visitor Location Times Tues. 10/15 Pin Oak Pershing Butler Sr. 7:00 10/22-10/23 Pershing Sugargrove Pershing 6:00 Wed. 10/30 Pershing Lanier Butler Sr. 5:00

Panda Volleyball

Cheer on our Panda Volleyball Teams!  Day/Date Opponent Location Times Thurs 10/17 Pin Oak Pershing 5:00 Wed 10/30 Garden Oaks Pershing 5:00 Thurs 11/7 Welch Pershing 5:00