Getting Ready for 2019-2020 

For information from the school’s website, please visit:


  • March 1 through July 17thOrder School Supplies (, enter HBMS001)
  • Order PE Uniforms
    • Dance uniforms will be purchased in class during the first weeks of school
    • PE uniforms must be pre-ordered and will be handed out the first week of school. All incoming 6th graders who are taking PE next year will need to order PE Uniforms at More information can be found at Please note the deadline to order is June 21st.
    • All 7th & 8th grade Athletics students will need to order Athletics uniforms. More information can be found at Please note the deadline to order is June 21st.

Ordering Physical Education Uniforms:


Important Events & Dates:

  • August 5 – Buc Games – 6th Grade Orientation – 8:30 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. (times may vary)
    • Parents are invited to stay for the first hour for a parent orientation.
    • Students will play games to get to know the school, eat pizza, and have fun!
  • August 9 – Buc Bash – 6th, 7th & 8th grade Round-Up – Time slots will be assigned to each grade level. More information this summer.
    • Get your class list, buy a yearbook, sign up for select student groups.
    • Pick up pre-ordered school supplies.
    • Make your one-time-only donation to your HBMS PTO to help fund fun activities and classroom supplies and get your Buck$-4-Bucs Card.
    • Buy a school shirt from various student groups.
    • See your friends and DECORATE YOUR LOCKER.
  • August 14 – First Day of School
  • TBD (typically late August or early September) – Curriculum Night, 6:30 (time is tentative). Parents get to know the teachers, classes, and school.
  • September 5 – First PTO Meeting (date tentative) 

Get Involved:

Required Summer Reading: (View at:

  • ALL Rising 6th & 7th graders have required summer reading.
  • PreAP students may have additional reading assignments, too.

Mom to Mom:
One of the biggest sources of anxiety the first week of school for a new sixth grader is not being able to open the locker! Taking time this summer to learn how to unlock a combination lock can go a long way in easing that back-to-school stressor.

Go HBMS Buccaneers!!

Rising 6th Graders Spanish