personal and team achievements encourages a positive self esteem and enhances a
student’s physical and academic well-being.
Team sports such as football, basketball, and baseball, as well as
cheerleading, band, show choir, and art classes provide a diverse array of
activities for students to participate.
Clubs and organizations in clued: Beta Club, Student Council, Yearbook
Staff, Math counts, and Science Olympiad.
Middle school students can be seen practicing for a school wide talent show
or leisurely reading a book in the outside classroom. Off campus lunches in addition to special
rewards are given to students reaching their reading goals. Positive recognition is made each nine weeks
for “Doing the Right Thing” which is the motto of the administration, teachers,
and students. One day out of the school year seventh graders can be seen in
local businesses participating in “Career Day’ sponsored by their ICT class.
All of these programs empower students to
explore and expand their talents and interests.
Because of these endeavors, Petal Middle School students develop
valuable collaborative skills, foster friendships, and prepare for their future.