5th Grade Parent Night – Tuesday, Feb. 20th

Baines Middle School, Tuesday, February 20th 2018, 6:00 – 7:00 PM

A-L 6:00 Commons – 6:30 Gym

M-Z 6:00 Gym – 6:30 Commons

Elective information is available in the Gym; Tours will be available leaving from the Gym every 5 minutes. Course Selection Sheets will be sent home after the 5th graders visit Baines Middle School. Program guides with course descriptions are available on the FBISD web site on the Parents tab, by clicking on Course Selection Guides on the left-hand side of the screen.

Course selection sheets are to be returned to your elementary campus by March 7th.

We are pleased to meet the future BMS students and their families! There are many opportunities to be involved during your child’s middle school years. Please visit the PTO and VIPS table while you are here and look for more information at the beginning of the school year.

5th grade student orientation visit and lunch February 23rd, 9:00 – 10:45 BMS Commons


Noche de Padres de Quinto Grado  ¡Por favor, haga planes para asistir!

Cafetería de la Escuela Secundaria Baines, martes, 20 de febrero de 2018   6:00-7:00
A-L 6:00 – En los “Commons” y 6:30- en el Gimnasio
M-Z 6:00- En el Gimnasio y 6:30 en los “Commons”

Habrá recorridos partiendo del Gimnasio cada 5 minutos. Los formularios para selección de cursos serán enviados a casa después de la visita de los estudiantes de 5to grado el 23 de Febrero. Las guías de los programas con las descripciones de los cursos están disponibles en el sitio web del Distrito Escolar Fort Bend en la pestaña de Padres, pulsando Guia De Selección de Cursos en el lado izquierdo de la pantalla.

Los formularios para la selección de cursos deberán regresarse a la escuela antes del 7 de marzo.

¡Nos complace poder conocer a los futuros estudiantes de la Escuela Baines y a sus familias! Hay muchas oportunidades para involucrarse durante los años que su hijo o hija estará en nuestra escuela. Por favor, visite las mesas del PTO (Organización de Padres y Maestros) y la VIPS (Voluntarios en las Escuelas Públicas) mientras esté aquí. Habrá más información para ustedes al principio del año escolar.

Orientación y almuerzo para estudiantes de 5to grado, 9:00 – 10:45 Cafetería de la Escuela Secundaria Baines 23 de febrero


Career Day 2018 Sponsors – Thank you!

Board and Brush Fundraiser Feb. 27th

Hey Baines Parents, It’s Hammer Time!   Tuesday, February 27

Grab your friends and your favorite beverage and join other Baines parents for a night of creative fun at Board and Brush. The PTO will receive a percentage back for every person who registers and attends our first PTO fundraiser at Board and Brush!
Choose your own wood sign from a gallery of 200-plus designs! They will customize the materials for you and take you step by step to create a gorgeous piece for your home or for a gift. Choose from a variety of paint colors and wood stain colors in the workshop.

UPDATED TIMES – Thornton Middle School Parent Meetings

RTMS Parent Meeting Flyer

Course Selection Parent Nights

Incoming 7th and 8th Graders at Baines Middle School

Monday, January 29, 2018, 6:30 – 7:00 p.m. 7th Grade (2018-2019) & 7:15 – 7:45 p.m. 8th Grade (2018-2019)

Baines Middle School Boys Gym 9000 Sienna Ranch Rd. Missouri City, TX 77459


Current 5th Graders at Leonetti and Scanlan Oaks Elementary

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 ~ 6 – 6:45 p.m.

Leonetti Elementary Cafeteria, 1757 Waters Lake Blvd.  Missouri City, TX 77459


Current 5th graders at Heritage Rose Elementary

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Heritage Rose Elementary Cafeteria, 636 Glendale Lakes Dr. Rosharon, TX 77583

Parent Nights / Important Dates!

February 5 – 9, 2018
7th and 8th graders will be in the computer labs to select courses for next year

February 12 – 16, 2018
6th graders will be in the computer labs to select courses for next year.

6th Grade students have different colored forms to help us sort them as it relates to their designated campuses next year.

  • Students may turn in completed and signed course selection forms to the Counseling Office OR their Social Studies Teacher. Forms should either be turned in by 2/12/2018 or in the student’s possession.
  • Students will have time in the Computer Labs to enter their course requests into SKYWARD through their Social Studies class on the following dates and parents are welcome to join us in the data entry process.

Tuesday, 2/13:  Sekula and Khan, Wednesday, 2/14: Doyle and Humphries

February 20, 2018
5th grade parent night, 6:00 – 7:00 PM at Baines Middle School

February 23, 2018
5th grade student orientation visit and lunch

Sienna Crossing’s GATORPALOOZA is coming – Feb. 24th

Sienna Crossing’s GATORPALOOZA is Saturday, February 24th, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Join us for the 20th Annual GATORPALOOZA at Sienna Crossing Elementary! This family-friendly community event will be held on Saturday, February 24th,11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Sienna Crossing Elementary (10011 Steep Bank Trace). Enjoy Carnival Games, Inflatables, Silent Auction, Messy Zone and so much more! Food vendors will be on hand to satisfy your taste buds and keep you hydrated. GATORPALOOZA is Sienna Crossing PTO’s largest fundraiser. Funds from this event help support our staff and students. For more information regarding this family event, please visit www.scepto.org.

Support BMS with Amazon Smile

Use Amazon Smile to support your BMS PTO!

This is one of the easiest ways to raise money for our PTO. When you shop through Amazon Smile, Baines PTO gets a percentage. There’s no check to write and nothing for our students to sell. How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on AmazonSmile? On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select Baines Middle School Parent Teacher Organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.

Thank you!


School Store Volunteers

School Store Volunteers Fall 2017

The PTO operated school store is in need of a volunteer to help with the chairperson every Wednesday morning from 8 am until 9 am.  It is a great way to see the kids first thing in the morning!! Please sign up for 1 time or multiple days – all help is appreciated and no experience is needed!

Link to Sign Up Genius: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f45aba823a64-school5

Remember to have your background check completed. If you haven’t done so then please visit the following link: https://www.fortbendisd.com/Page/830

Please contact Shaundra at shaundrarenee@gmail.com or Ellice at ellicewirthlin@gmail.com with any questions.

2017/2018 Background Checks

checkmarkBaines Volunteers – save time and the hassle now before the busy rush of back to school starts.

ALL Volunteers need to go online:  https://www.fortbendisd.com/Page/830

  1. Complete an online Criminal History background check
  2. Come to the Baines campus and scan your drivers license Monday through Thursday,  7:30-12:00 and 12:45-5:30

All criminal history applications and campus ID scans were inactivated on June 30. If you wish to be involved in FBISD this coming school year, you must  update your online application on or after July 1 and update your ID scan at each specific campus.