Welcome to Table Rock Middle School
Jennifer Hawkins, Principal
Phone: 828-437-5212  Fax: 828-439-5702
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Music Camp at Heritage 

Beginning Monday July 17th and Thursday, July 20th, and each Monday and Thursday thereafter, TRMS will have football workouts for students interested in playing football this fall.  Workouts will be from 8:30 AM until 10:00 AM, each Monday and Thursday.  Students do not have to have a physical to participate. Attendance is not mandatory for any students who wish to tryout for football. Workouts will be held on the soccer practice field, next to the bus lot. Parents, drop off and pick up will be at the bus parking lot. Students who wish to attend should bring cleats and tennis shoes.  Due to this late notice, if you cannot attend on Monday, you can still come Thursday the 20th and each Monday and Thursday, thereafter, attendance for any particular day is not mandatory.

Middle School beginning August 8th through the 10th.  This camp is sponsored by Burke County Public School's GearUp program. If you are interested in attending and need more information, please email Mr. Simpson. (tsimpson@burke.k12.nc.us)

The general school supply list for all students are listed below, but individual teachers may require other materials.  
  1. As many #2 Pencils as you can afford to purchase while on sale.
  2. Hand held Pencil Sharpener
  3. Pens
  4. Highlighters
  5. Lots of Loose Leaf Filler Paper
  6. (1) 4 pack of AAA batteries for calculator use (given in 1st block)
  7. (2)  boxes of Kleenex (given to 1st block teacher)
  8. (4)  glue sticks
  9. (4) 1.5 to 2 inch 3 ring binders (one for each subject)
  10. (1) 3 subject Spiral Notebooks for English / Language Arts 
  11. (1) 3 Ring Binders for Social Studies

The total trip cost will be $500 and spaces are first come, first serve with a limit of 88 seats. If a deposit is not received by Sept. 1st, there will NOT be a space reserved on the trip for your student.  Thank you 7th Grade Teachers.
This week (July 10th-13th), staff will be available at the school for parents of 7th grade students planning to attend the Washington DC field trip this fall, so you can come to the school to make the $100 deposit.  Staff will be available between the hours of 8 AM and 4 PM Monday through Thursday to issue receipts for those payments.


 Report cards will only be released to a parent or guardians, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM


Table Rock Falcon Cheerleaders
Selling discount cards

Please help our cheerleaders by purchasing one or more of these outstanding discount cards.
This card has $5 meals or 10% off total purchases, as well as several free w/ purchase items as well as $7 off oil change.  
$20.00 each
Table Rock Falcon Volleyball
Open Gym Dates
Dates: 6/27,  8/1,  8/8,  8/15
Time: 9 AM-11:00 AM
All rising 6th-9th grades are welcome to come! Attendance is not required, but all girls trying out for the 2017-2018 school year are encouraged to attend at least 2 open gym dates. 
Contact: Mrs. Buchanan-Hbuchanan@burke.k12.nc.us


2017 Jostens Year Books are here!!!
Book purchased will be handed out on May 24th.

8th Grade Career Day Pre-Survey

  • Out-of-District Transfer Request Attention parents, The open enrollment period for student transfer requests ends Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The transfer request fee during open enrollment is $50. After May 31, the processing fee will be $100.  You are required to fill out a student transfer request ONLY if you are requesting enrollment at a school outside of your district.  If you already have an approved transfer to the school your child currently attends, you are not required to complete a new transfer request UNLESS the student is a fifth grader advancing to a middle school or an eighth grader advancing to a high school outside his or her district.    The following schools cannot accept transfers:  Forest Hill Elementary, Mountain Crest Elementary, Rutherford College ...
    Posted Jul 9, 2017, 5:53 PM by Katherine Davis
  • School Photos STRAWBRIDGE SCHOOL PICTURESParents  look for this form to come home April 28th.  All proofs and money will be due May 8th, 2017 to TRMS.  Don't miss out on having a wonderful keepsake of your child's school history to keep. 
    Posted May 22, 2017, 11:17 AM by Katherine Davis
  • Rising 6th Grade Tour On May 3rd we want to welcome all of the rising 6th graders to Table Rock Middle for their school tour! 
    Posted May 22, 2017, 11:16 AM by Katherine Davis
  • Free Physicals Athlete at HeartMust register by May 17 for your free physical on May 20th.TRMS: 10:45 to 12:15Carolinas HealthCare System-Valdese                                                                           Contact Myron Stephens at 828-580-6826                                                                            email: Sports.Medicine@BlueRidgeHealth.org
    Posted May 22, 2017, 11:14 AM by Katherine Davis
  • Gear-Up Summer Camp GEAR UP summer camp applications are now available for current 6th - 8th graders! There will be four overnight camps, two camps at UNCA (one for animal science and one for mechatronics) and two camps on leadership at ASU. There will also be two week long, day camps (one on coding and one on engineering). An informational flyer and form is being given to all 6th-8th graders during homeroom next week. If your student would like to attend one of these camps, please fill out the form and have them return it to the GEAR UP office at school no later than April 26th!!! Spaces are limited!!! More information will be coming soon about other summer opportunities for current freshmen ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2017, 11:15 AM by Katherine Davis
  • Jump Start Jump Start into Middle SchoolTo assist our students in getting ready for that big transition to Middle School, we offer the Jump Start program to our 5th grade students.  The Jump Start program provides you the opportunity to socialize with up-rising 6th graders that will be attending Table Rock Middle in the fall.  Students learn more about the school and are engaged in exercises  to help them smoothly transition into their new environment here at Table Rock Middle.  Come join in the fun starting July 25th-27th from 8:30-11:30.  Forms will be made available at the elementary schools soon.    
    Posted Apr 4, 2017, 5:58 AM by Katherine Davis
  • Fall 2017 ASU Campus Tours Please mark your calendars and school calendars for the following dates:TRMS 8th graders to ASU for campus tours with GEAR UP: 10/3/17 half of 8th10/10/17 other half of 8th
    Posted Mar 31, 2017, 7:37 AM by Katherine Davis
  • Battle of the Books Congratulations to the students of Table Rock Middle School students who participated in the Battle of the Books.Our students came in Second Place, and we are very proud of you!
    Posted Mar 31, 2017, 7:35 AM by Katherine Davis
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We are happy to inform you that Universal Free Breakfast is now available at your child's school.  Universal breakfast is a program that allows every student in the school to eat breakfast for free every single school day! Your child automatically qualifies and can start receiving a free breakfast at school immediately. For a complete breakfast menu, please visit burke.nutrislice.com

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