Announcements

Fisher Music Concerts and PTSA Meetings

Come and enjoy the musical talents of our Firebirds in Fisher's Spring Concerts! After a short PTSA meeting, each concert will begin at 6:30 pm in the gym.

Chorus Concert: Monday, May 23
Band Concert: Tuesday, May 24
Orchestra Concert: Thursday, May 26


8th Grade Dance is Out of this World!

Attention 8th Grade Students! Our Out of this World 8th Grade Dance will be on Saturday, May 21 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm here at Fisher. Dress is semiformal, and Greenville County Schools Dress Code must be followed. Tickets will be $20 per student, which includes the dance and a seated dinner. You may purchase tickets online from May 9 - May 20 at this link. We will do ticket sales in person for one day only, Thursday May 19 from 7:30 - 8:30 am. There will be no ticket sales at the door or on the day of the dance.

8th Grade students, do you have a song you'd like to hear at the dance? Be sure and submit your favorites on this form.

Parents, want to help? Sign up to bring supplies, to help with the dance, or to chaperone here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080948adaa2aab9-donations4


Fisher Summer Remediation Program

Fisher Middle is hosting a 4-week Summer Remediation Program. This program is only for current 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Fisher Middle School students who have failed (59% and below) a core course for the entire school year. Please check your Parent Backpack account to check the status of your student's grades. Register your student by May 23 using this form: https://forms.gle/VkjGLQbBADFqZJmz7 Please contact Mr. Kyle Pearson at kdpearson@greenville.k12.sc.us with questions.

The four weeks the Summer Remediation Program is being offered are:
June 20-23
June 27-30
July 11-14
July 18-21
 
Time: 8:30 AM- 12:30 PM
Transportation is provided for students living in the Fisher attendance area. Breakfast and lunch will be available.


End of Year Important Dates

As the year draws to a close, we have lots of events planned to celebrate our students. Below are some important dates for you to know:

Friday, May 27: 8th Grade Chromebook Collection
Tuesday, May 31: 8th Grade Day, 8th Grade Awards, 6th and 7th Grade Chromebook Collection, 8th Grade Clapout (5:30)
Wednesday, June 1: Field and STEAM Day*
Thursday, June 2: 7th Grade Awards (9:00 am) and 6th Grade Awards (10:30 am)
*If Field and STEAM Day is rained out, we will switch it to June 2 and do 6th and 7th Grade Awards on June 1.
Friday, June 3 (1:00 - 3:00 pm) and Monday, June 6 (8:30 - 11:00 am): Virtual Student Chromebook Collection


EDP Wait List

The after school program for the 22-23 school year has currently filled all the available spaces. Please complete the waitlist form and if/when a space becomes available, we will contact you directly. Please email Mrs. Goetz with any questions at ogoetz@greenville.k12.sc.us.


Fisher PTSA Board Nominees for 22-23 School Year

Fisher PTSA Board Nominees for 22 - 23 School Year

The 2022-23 Nominating Committee at Fisher Middle School has been working very hard to secure a strong board for our school PTSA for the upcoming school year. The slate will be posted through May 14 and the election will be conducted online through Memberhub May 15-May 22. The voting link will be sent through Member Hub. 


If you have any questions, please contact Shelley Sems fishermiddleptsasecretary@gmail.com.

 

-President: Kayte Elliott (serving second year of term)

-VP Ways and Means: Lori Matusak (serving second year of term)

-Treasurer: Rikki Wright (serving second year of term)

-Programs: Tish Davis (First term)
Tish Davis relocated to the Greenville area from Southern California six years ago. She has two daughters both of whom will be attending Fisher for the 2022-2023 school year. During her time at Oakview she has been a very active and engaged parent and has also served as a reading tutor. She has served as a room coordinator for the past 5 years and was an active member of the SIC committee. She served as the committee chair for the Jingle Bell Toy drive and the Spirit night Committee which was responsible for setting up our schools Restaurant nights. Prior to Covid, she and her husband served as mentors at Welcome Elementary school. In her spare time, she enjoys running, reading, crafting and event planning. Professionally, she is a certified personal trainer and running coach. 

-Secretary: Shelley Sems (serving second year of term)

-Communications: Angela Halpin (First term)
Angela Halpin is currently the secretary for the School Improvement Council for Fisher Middle School and is also actively involved with PTA at Oakview Elementary, where she has held various positions over the last 7 years. In the 2022-2023 school year, she will have an 8th grader at Fisher and a 5th grader at Oakview. She is also a substitute teacher for Greenville County Schools.  She is passionate about giving each student the best opportunity for success!

-Membership: Colin Blassengale (First term)


Fisher Volunteer CPA Opportunity 

Are you a CPA and part of our Fisher family? The Fisher PTSA is looking for someone who may be willing to volunteer their services to do our annual financial review anytime after July 1st 2022 and before October 1st 2022. Please contact Rikki Wright at fishermiddleptsatreasurer@gmail.com.