Basketball: At the time of printing the bulletin, these were the game times and dates for the week (these may change, please check the website or athletics Facebook page:
• Tuesday, Dec 1: HS GIRLS JV/V vs. Caldwell (HERE) @ 4:00
• Tuesday, Dec 1: HS BOYS JV/V vs. Riesel (HERE) @ 6:30
• Thursday, Dec 3: JH GIRLS B/A/ BOYS B/A vs. Iola (away) @ 4:30
• Friday, Dec 4: HS GIRLS Varsity vs. Calvert (away) @ 5:00
• Friday, Dec 4: HS BOYS JV/V vs. Holland (away) @ 5:00
• Saturday, Dec 5: HS BOYS: JV/V vs. Rockdale (away) @ 11:00
• Tuesday, Dec 8: HS GIRLS JV/V vs. Chilton (away) @ 5:00
• Tuesday, Dec 8: HS BOYS JV/V vs. Troy (HERE) @ 5:00
Gym Rules for Basketball Games: We encourage our fans to attend Mumford Basketball games but please keep in mind the gym guidelines for COVID 19: all those entering will be screened prior to admittance, masks are required NOT just to enter, but while you are INSIDE the gym, and there is limited seating, first 200 spectators will be admitted. If you do not follow these guidelines, you will be asked to leave the gym.
Six Week Grades: Three weeks progress reports will be going home with students on Wednesday, December 2. The 1st semester is almost over so if you need to pull up your grades, NOW is the time! Just 3 more weeks left in the semester.
Mumford Student Council Food Drive: The Mumford Student Council is busy collecting food and other nonperishable items for the Brazos Valley Food for Family Food Drive. These items will be collected until Tuesday, Dec. 1. There are only a few days left to bring in your items to give to others in the Brazos Valley. Students will be taking these into the KBTX Food Drive on Wednesday, Dec. 2. There will be a challenge to see which homeroom will bring in the most items. We appreciate all those that give to others in the community!
Toy Drive: Thursday, December 3, will be the last day to bring in gently used toys to the National Honor Society members for the less fortunate children in the Brazos Valley. This is a great opportunity to think of others who may be less fortunate in our area, especially during the holidays. The toys that are gathered will be taken to the area MASH Toy Drive at the Post Oak Mall on Friday, December 4. The class that brings in the most toys will be given a popcorn party!
KBTX Classroom Champion: Be sure to check out KBTX’s Classroom Champion segment this Thursday, December 3. Mumford Senior, Amanda Scamardo is scheduled to be highlighted during the 6:00 PM news. Congratulations Amanda, job well done!
Mumford Virtual Band Concert: We hope to be able to provide a virtual Band Concert this holiday season. Due to COVID-19 restrictions we will be making changes to how the program will be viewed, stay tuned for more information!
Early Out: On Wednesday, December 9, we will have an EARLY OUT! School will be dismissed at 12:15 to allow teachers additional work and prep time. High school students (grades 8 through 12) will be provided a grab and go lunch from the cafeteria. All other classes will have their normally scheduled breakfast and lunch.
EOC Re-Test: Students who did not pass their English II EOC exams in prior attempts will have the chance to retake exams this next week on Thursday, Dec. 10. If you need to take one of these exams please be sure you get plenty of rest the night before and a good breakfast!
Christmas Program: The Mumford Annual Christmas Program has been cancelled for this school year due to restrictions on COVID 19. Dr. Reese made this announcement in a letter dated September 22. This letter can be found on our Mumford website or at this link: https://bit.ly/3fQsSam . It was a difficult decision to make but one that was thought to be the best for the health and safety of our students, staff and community. We look forward to next year and being able to continue this great tradition to be shared and enjoyed by the students and the community.
Candy Grams: Our Junior class will be selling candy grams for the Christmas Holidays. Orders will be taken over the next several weeks. This is a sweet way to tell someone “Happy Holidays”, candy grams will be delivered on Friday, December 18. They are 50 cents each.
Homecoming Court: Congratulations to all those elected to the 2020-21 Homecoming Court. They include: Freshman Duchess: Karlee West, Sophomore Duchess: Bryce Zeig, Junior: Maria Flores, and Senior Duchesses: Paige Brown, and Amanda Castilleja. The Homecoming Queen crowned on Friday November 20th was Madison Flores, Congratulations!