Summer Office Hours:  Monday-Thursday  8:00-11:30am

The school will be closed June 22-26th


 Our School's Mission Statement:

“Ooltewah Middle School provides an environment that cultivates a caring community of proactive citizens, productive life-long learners, and individuals who are challenged to grow in the pursuit of knowledge.”


Congratulations to our new Flag Crew for the 2015-2016 school year- Michael Bonnema and Justin Dawes

Pay OMS School and Activity Fees Online:

Congratulations to Ms. Amato for winning Educator of the Week from News Channel 9 and Mr. Mahoney for winning the Golden Apple Award for News Channel 12! 

Attention 8th Graders:

Participation in the end of year field trip, the eighth grade dance and recognition ceremony will be contingent upon the following behavior and academic guidelines from March 16th – May 18th:


Behavior Requirements:

Ø  No more than two placements in our in-school suspension (partial or full day)

Ø  No more than two Saturday School assignments

Ø  No more than one Extended Day school assignment

Ø  No Out-of-School Suspensions

Ø  No Evening School Placements

Ø  No remandments to alternative school or expulsions


Academic Requirements:

Ø  The student must pass math with a yearly average of 70% or higher.

Ø  The student must pass language arts with a yearly average of 70% or higher. (If students are on a five-man team, the reading grade and language arts grade are averaged.)

Ø  The student must pass either science or social studies with a yearly average of 70% or higher.


The final day to check out library books is May 4th for 8th grade and May 6th for the lower grades. 

All books must be turned in before the end of the school year! 





May 15th- Math and Related Arts A/B

May 18th-Social Studies and Science

May 19th- English/Language Arts

May 22nd- Make Up Exams 


Introducing Ooltewah Middle School’s Follett Shelf, an ebook collection from the OMS library. Ebooks can be checked out and read from any internet connected computer or tablet, at home or at school. The web address for accessing Follett Shelf is Please see Mrs. Wooden in the library to get your username and password.


Congratulations to the following Cracker Jacks students who participated in a math competition on saturday. Anna Olson, Brandi Baxa, Luna Omeragic, Mattie Purcell, and Lei Hanna placed 3rd in the team competition. Lei Hanna placed 3rd in the individual test and Mattie Purcell placed 1st for 6th grade.


CONGRATULATIONS to the eleven OMS 7th graders who earned STATE RECOGNITION on the ACT exam through the Duke Tips Program this year.

Those students are:

Kennie Almonor

Nia Brown

Austin Cramer

Sam Greer

Alex Huff

Alyssa Prather

Katie Steger

Phoebe Steger

Timothy Turner

Daniel Verstrat 

Alaina Washington

Sign Up for the BiLo Education Rewards Program and help suppport Ooltewah:

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    A Message from the OMS Library: 

Who?      Ooltewah Middle School Students 

What?      Collect Box Tops for Education and Labels for Education to earn dress down passes (1 pass for each 25 box tops/labels) 

Where?    Turn in to Mrs. Wooden in the library 

When?      All school year, August through May 

Why?       All proceeds benefit OMS

Attendance Committee Report:

Congratulations to the Following Homerooms who have earned SNACK PASSES for the Highest Attendance so far this quarter: 






Students, please continue to be present and on time. 

Homerooms with the highest attendance at the end of the quarter will earn a doughnut party! 






 The Principal's Book Club is proud to announce their new book selection-

Rising 6th Graders and New Students: 

2015 Registration Packets available under the "forms" tab



Students in Computer Technology at OMS are going above and beyond an Hour of Code! We are proud to present to you their games and art 100% student created! Keep checking back as more will be posted soon.

Click the blue hyper link below to open student creations.

Students in Computer Technology at OMS are going above and beyond an Hour of Code! We are proud to present to you their games and art 100% student created! Keep checking back as more will be posted soon.

Click the blue hyper link below to open student creations.

Eli Yuca:

Colin Lee:

Daniel Anderson:

T.J. Taylor:

Kailon Braden:

Jacob Araque:

               Awesome! Game

Michael Bonnema:

               Cool. Click to shoot fireballs.

Samantha Gray:

               Santa flappy bird, hard.

Justin Howard:

               Weird Witch story.

Monteo McConnell:

               Splashy fish. Fun.

Reed Weller:

                                             Bat flappy doesn’t die/end, but resets points if you hit the wall

Trey Johnson:

                              Art one.

Austin Kaska:

                              Art one.

Jimmy Lara:

                              Art one.

Montavious Ware:

               Good flappy

Samuel Wilhoit:

                              Art one.

Chandler Dempsey:

               Funny dragon one

Aidan McLandsborough:

               Funny wizard game.

Kassidy Potter:

               Santa flappy

Yahir Villasenor:

               Cool art.

Kierstin Wade:

               Cool art.

Jazmine Abrego:

               Flappy changes, but doesn’t die unless hitting ground.

Zach Brackett:

                              Crazy flappy horse

Tommya Reed:

               Cool art

Eli Yuca

               Cool flappy


Ooltewah Middle School staff and students would like to thank the Ooltewah-Collegedale Lions Club for their donation of $500.00. The money donated will be used to buy books for our English/language arts classroom libraries.

The support afforded by this organization will help ensure a greater variety of books for students to choose from and allow teachers to establish book clubs.

Again, we appreciate the support of the Lions Club. Their service to our school and community is making an impact.



Nominate your favorite teacher for the Golden Apple Award!  



 School Breakfast/Lunch Menus:

Congratulations to our 2014 Holly Ball Court:

Alyssa White, Keirsten wade, Riley Owen, Gracee Williams, Mattie Purcell, Maliyah Davis, Abby Mahoney, Alexis Kidd, Rachel Schreur, Perla Martinez, Will Richard, Andrew Smith, Kamrin Givens, Tarel McClurkin, Wesley Bradford, Nick Buchelli, Noah Hurling, Larry Sandoval


McKinsey Eaves, Alaina Washington, Daeja Knox, Chloe Verstrat, Sasha Strader, Elizabeth Isaac, Katie Wilson, Kate Bach< Cahlib Edwards, Addarius Lloyd


Colby Taylor, Kody Dockery, Cameron Montgomery, Drew Carson, Elijah Isaac, Colin Lee, Kaley Higginbotham, alyssa Lunsford, Riley Rodgers, Sara O'Shea, Daeja Beckom, Lynnly Mize, Anna Marie Cochran


A big thank you to Commissioner Chester Bankston for providing new bleachers for our OMS Softball field.  Mr. Bankston has shown a continual investment in the betterment of our local schools.

 OMS Renaissance:

 Red Level students will be able to dress down Mon-Thurs, Silver Level students can dress down every Wednesday, and White Level students will have 4 designated dress down days.

Rewards may change based on student conduct and behavior and privileges can be taken away by Administration and/or program coordinator.

Student levels will be posted in cafeteria and given to home room teachers. 6th grade students will become eligible in January based on Semester 1 grades.

Thank you to Karen Glenn, Gwen Gregory and the STARS program for the donation of the beautiful customized lanyards. We appreciate all of the support that the Students Taking a Right Stand program continues to provide OMS!