Category Archive: General News

YEARBOOK – Final Deadline January 18th!

2019 Eighth Grade Memory Ads Celebrate your graduating 8th graders last year at Baines with a Personal Ad featured in the 2019 yearbook.  The ads will be compiled and created 100% online through   All ads will be one size at 1/8 page.  Parents will go through the FREE online Balfour Ad Builder Program to choose a layout, upload photos, write …

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Career Day UPDATE!

Baines Middle School 8th Grade Career Day is Friday, January 25th; it is a special day for our 8th graders. Please consider giving a few hours of your time to help make Baines Middle School Career Day a huge success. Our committee has been working hard for months to prepare for this event.  We invite all parents to help make this a successful Career …

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James Reese Career and Technical Center

Course selection is coming soon!  The new, state-of-the-art James Reese Career and Technical Center has so many exciting program opportunities for students to pursue, giving them a competitive advantage in preparing for college, immediate entry into the workforce, or a combination of both. Fort Bend ISD’s CTE Department is hosting a Reese Center Interest Night …

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Course Selection

  Hello Longhorn Families! Course selection time for our current 6th and 7th graders is right around the corner! We will  have a course selection night on Tuesday, January 15th at Baines. We will share information about elective options and the course selection process. The schedule is: 7th grade parents          6:30 …

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Beauty and the Beast Tickets

Don’t miss out on Baines performance of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr. performances Friday, February 1st and Saturday, February 2nd in the Baines Cafetorium. Tickets are on sale through revtrack/theatre tab for reserved seats at $15 and general admission for $7. Students will be able to purchase tickets during lunch the week prior to the performance …

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BMS Career Day Sign Up

Career Day is coming up on January 25th. We need volunteers to help with setup on Thursday, January 24th, as well as volunteers for the day of the event. Career day is for 8th graders but your child does not need to be in 8th grade to sign up to help. Here’s the link to the …

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Texas Alliance for Minorities in Engineering

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math? TAME clubs provide a supportive but challenging place to build math, science and problem-solving skills and connect to a network of peers, mentors, and future employers. For more information about future meeting dates, check the TAME website or contact Qiana Taylor at 940-597-8044 or Ed Metoyer at 713-907-2817.

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Early Starter scholarship College tuition nest egg for middle school students in Texas.  $1000 to be placed in escrow until students reach college. Deadline is January 31. Apply here REQUIREMENTS Applicants must: Be resident in Texas; Attend Middle School full time within the Texas education system; Come from a low income household; Maintain an average …

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Ties for Career Day

We will be accepting gently used ties to be worn by our 8th graders for Career Day on Friday, January 25, 2019!! Donations will be accepted in the attendance office from now until January 18, 2019.

School Store Special Hours

The Baines School Store will be open during all lunch periods on the following days: October 10th November 7th December 12th January 16th February 13th March 26th April 17th May 8th Come and get your Baines spirit wear or any school supplies (binders, pencils, led, tape, etc.)  that you might need. Parents are also welcome to …

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Box Tops

Did you know that for every box top collected, Baines earns 10 cents? If each student submitted 4 Box Tops a month during the school year, our school would earn over $4500. Keep collecting ALL YEAR LONG and send them to school with your child.  There is a Box Tops mailbox at the entrance to …

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Longhorn Loot Campaign

LET’S FILL THE BOOT!  We are at nearly 70% of our goal of $25,000 and any amount is appreciated! Your donation helps the PTO support staff appreciation, author visits, grade level socials and career day…and so much more! There is still time to make your donation! Click HERE to make your contribution!  Thank you so much for supporting …

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2018/2019 VIPS Volunteer Interest Sign-up

Interested in volunteering? Sign up for our mailing list!  By filling out this form, you will be sent sign-up opportunities for volunteering at Baines.   This way, you can stay informed and choose the volunteer opportunities that work for you.  

BMS Background Checks

Baines Volunteers – save time and the hassle now before the busy rush of back to school starts. ALL Volunteers need to go online: Complete an online Criminal History background check 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 …

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