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All FMS newsletters will be available online only via the Backpack Mail web page. In addition, other building-wide notifications will also be posted to this page when appropriate. Please click here to jump to the "additional information" section of Backpack Mail.

Principal's Newsletters (2017-18)
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Additional Information

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Important Locker Information

Attention 6th Graders
All 6th grade students in Hiawatha, Mohawk, and Tawasentha will be provided one, free-hanging, combination lock in Homeroom at the start of the year (lockers in Seneca have a built-in combination lock). Hiawatha, Mohawk, and Tawasentha students are responsible for their provided lock for their entire career at Farnsworth Middle School. At the end of the school year, students will take their assigned lock home for the summer and bring it back for the next school year.

Attention 7th Graders
All returning 7th students in Hiawatha, Mohawk, and Tawasentha are expected to bring back the lock they were assigned the previous year and brought home over the summer. New 7th grade students will be provided one, free-hanging, combination lock in Homeroom at the start of the year. 7th grade students are responsible for their provided lock for their entire career at Farnsworth Middle School. At the end of the school year, students will take their assigned lock home for the summer and bring it back for the next school year.

Attention 8th Graders
All returning 8th students in Hiawatha, Mohawk, and Tawasentha are expected to bring back the lock they were assigned the previous year and brought home over the summer. New 8th grade students will be provided one, free-hanging, combination lock in Homeroom at the start of the year. 8th grade students are responsible for their provided lock for their final year at Farnsworth Middle School. At the end of the school year, students will be required to turn in their assigned lock to their homeroom teacher.

All students who misplace or lose this lock will need to purchase a replacement. We encourage them to purchase a school-issued lock at a cost of $5 at their house office.

Students must purchase their own lock for the locker they will use in the Physical Education locker room.