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  Dr. Tammara M. Hanna, Principal
Amy L. Ivory, Assistant Principal
501 Cambridge Street
Fredericksburg, VA  22405
(540) 371-1415
(540) 371-1447 (Front Office Fax) (540) 371-5728 (Counseling/Guidance Fax)


 
 

Welcome to Drew!

Edward E. Drew Middle School staff promotes academic growth and achievement for a diverse population by providing positive, engaging learning opportunities in a safe, welcoming environment.

 
 
                           
 
     
 
 
Click below to read the                                                    Online Attendance Reporting
morning annoucements for the day...
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Ram Happenings....

 
 

Save the date - Back to School Night
Thursday, September 25th, 7 p.m.


7th Grade Parents ONLY, please click the link below for more information and to RSVP online for Back to School Night

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aafad28a1fb6-parents/
 

Focus Art Student/Parent Meeting

Sept. 29, 2014    3 - 4 p.m. in the Art room
How to put together a portfolio for Focus Art
Q & A about Focus Art services in the middle schools


 Focus Art Open Houses for ALL Middle School Parents  -parents can attend any one for more information
 
Sept. 23 AGWMS  6 - 6:30 Library
Sept. 25 Drew MS  6:00 - 6:30 Library (1/2 hr. before Open House)
Sept. 30 Stafford MS  6:00 - 6:30  Art rm. II
 
 
                                  

   TI Technology Rewards Program



Click on the picture above to find out how YOU can help Drew earn COOL FREE STUFF for our students to use with the TI calculators in our math classes!!!


 
District Announcements
Stafford School Board Urges Governor, General Assembly to Protect K-12 Funding

At their meeting on Tuesday evening, the Stafford County School Board passed a resolution urging Governor McAuliffe and the General Assembly to protect K-12 education funding. The resolution adopted by the Stafford County School Board urges the Governor and the General Assembly to reconsider further cuts to education that would directly affect our students and community, and to protect education as an investment critical to the Governor's goals of economic growth and job protection within the Commonwealth.  Read More.....
Textbook Adoption Committees for 2014-2015
Textbook Adoption Committees
Textbook committees will be formed in the following subject areas for the 2014-15 school year: ESL (9-12), World Languages (9-12), Business (9-12), Health (K-12), and selected IB courses.

If you are the parent of a current SCPS student and are interested in serving on an adoption committee, please contact Karen Duffy, Supervisor of Libraries and Elective Programs, (duffyka@staffordschools.net) by September 16.

Please submit your name, contact information (address and phone number), school(s) and grade(s) of your child(ren), and any particular skills, knowledge, or experience you can bring to one of these committees.
Apply for Free & Reduced Meal Benefits

Stafford County Public Schools is pleased to announce the availability of applying for Free and Reduced Price Meals online!  The process is SAFE, SECURE, PRIVATE, and AVAILABLE anytime, anywhere!  Click here to apply.  For more information on our school lunch program, please click here.
Stafford Schools Install New Main Entrance Security System at School Division Buildings

In an effort to increase the security of its schools and facilities, Stafford County Public Schools is installing a video intercom entry system at each of its 30 schools and 4 operating sites.

 The system, called AIPHONE, will be installed at the main school entrance and allow the main entrance doors to be locked during the school day and still permit visitors to enter (all exterior school doors are locked during the school day).  Visitors will push a button on an intercom located on the wall by the main front door of the school.  A security camera at the door will allow a school staff member to view the visitor on a screen inside the building.  The visitor will be asked for identification and the reason of the visit.   More...News Release 14-09
 
Service Academy Day

Representative Rob Wittman invites high school and middle school students, their parents, and guidance counselors to Service Academy Day 2014. Attendees will be provided a comprehensive overview of the United States service academies and their admission process. In addition, students will be able to meet with officials from the service academies.  The event is on Saturday Sept. 20, 2014 at 9 a.m. at The University of Mary Washington, Stafford Campus, University Hall, 125 University Boulevard 
Fredericksburg, Virginia 22406.

R.S.V.P. by email to, Stafford.Office2@mail.house.gov or call 540-659-2734.
 
Student Accommodation Report 2014 - 2015

The Student Accommodation Report (SAR) provides an annual comprehensive look at the school facility use to include review of building capacity, student membership, and attendance boundaries. Click here to view the report.
STAFFORD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS SCHOOL BOARD ADVISORY COMMITTEES


The School Board and staff of Stafford County Public Schools extend our gratitude to the many community members who served on our advisory committees during the 2013-2014 school year. The dedication and commitment of these citizens help ensure Stafford County children receive a quality education. The advisory committees compile data, analyze problems, summarize findings and develop recommendations for the Stafford County School Board.

The School Board appointed advisory committees for this year were:  Capital Improvements Planning, Career and Technical Education, Finance and Budget, Fine and Performing Arts, Gifted, School Health, Special Education and Technology.

Are you interested in becoming an advisory committee member for 2014-2015?  Any Stafford County citizen who wishes to serve on any School Board advisory committee for the 2014-2015 school year should submit an application by Monday, August 11, 2014, to Office of Public Information, SCPS, 31 Stafford Avenue, Stafford, VA 22554. The application form is available at the Alvin York Bandy Administrative Complex or access the link on our website below.



 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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Mr. Edward E. Drew, Jr.

 
 
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Did you know……

Drew Middle School's first year of operation was in 1975. Prior to the school being a middle school, it was the original Stafford High School. Drew was named after Mr. Edward E. Drew, Jr. – have you ever wanted to know more about him?

CLICK HERE to read a biography that was written by Ms. Anzivino’s Core 3 X Day students. We would like to extend a special thanks to Ms. Anzivino, her students and Mr. Drew’s sister, Dottie Truslow, for their assistance in putting together this biography.

 

 

 
 
     
 
 
 
 

Shoparoo - $$

 
 


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Help earn $$ for Drew! Download the Shoparoo App on your Smartphone to get started – it’s SUPER EASY to help!! CLICK HERE for more information!

 

 
 
     
 
 
 

Earn $$$ for Drew!

 
 
 
 
                               

  CLICK HERE to donate some           CLICK HERE to register      CLICK HERE to register
  of your Coke Rewards Points!!         your Giant Bonus Card!        your Target RED Card!

                                                         Giant ID# 02325                      Target ID# 104747
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Helpful Information

 
 
 
 
                                    
                         
 Notice: E-mail communications are not guaranteed to be immediate. If you have a message that requires immediate attention, please contact our office at (540) 371-1415.                                                                                         
           
 
WARNING! Some Stafford County Public Schools web pages may contain hyperlinks to one or more external websites. SCPS does not control the accuracy and/or quality of information obtained from any external source.

Hours of Operation
 
School Hours: 8:20am-2:50pm
Main Office Hours: 7:30am-4:00pm
  Counseling Office Hours: 7:45am-3:45pm
Main Office Phone Number: 540-371-1415
Main Office Fax Number: 540-371-1447
Counseling Fax Number: 540-371-5728

                                                               

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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