Posted: December 14, 2016

As a follow-up reminder to the notice that went home a few weeks back:

The last day at HMS will be Wednesday, December 21st, 2016.  Students will return to Max Aitken in the New Year on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017.  This will give teachers and staff time to prepare and allow for a smooth transition to the new location.  

We thank you for your cooperation and support and we hope you have a very happy holidays, filled with family and friends.


Posted: December 9, 2016

The Grade 8 WEB Leaders have organized a Holiday Spirit Week, December 12th to 16th.  

Homeroom classes will face off for a chance to win the coveted HMS Golden Sneaker Award.  

The challenges are as follows:

Posted: December 8, 2016

We are looking for chaperones for our FINAL dance on Thursday, December 15th from 6-8pm. Please call the school at 627-4088 to let us know! Thanks so much! :)

Posted: November 28, 2016

UPDATE: Gretna Green students in GRADE 6 are also welcome to attend on Thursday night!

Harkins Middle School will host their final dance ever on Thursday, December 15th, 2016 from 6-8pm.  

We are extending an invitation to any current Gretna Greeners in grade 6,7 & 8 to attend.  

So, if you are a GGer in 6-8th grade or an HMSer, you are welcome to come to our final dance on December 15th! 

$5 at the door, DJ, Canteen, All school rules apply. Dress is casual.

See you there! :)

Posted: November 21, 2016

Attention future MAA students:  Order your Max Aitken Academy gear this week!!!  

Also, check out the new logo and mascot...the moose logo is for the toques, the MAA logo is for the hoodies.

Order forms will go home today, but we have attached the forms here as well:

Let's get behind our new school and create some school pride!  Go MAA! Go Moose Go!

Posted: November 16, 2016

There will be Parent and Teacher Meetings in the gym on Thursday from 4:30 - 6:30pm and Friday morning from 9:00 - 11:30am.

Posted: November 13, 2016

There will be a book fair at Harkins during the day on Monday and Tuesday this week.  This will be held in the Library and will run

Monday from 9:30am to 3:30pm;

Tuesday from 8:30am to 3:30pm.

Posted: October 23, 2016

The WEB Leaders have prepared a Halloween Spirit Week dress-code for next week, leading up to October 31st.

Posted: October 20, 2016

On Thursday, October 20th Harkins Middle School participated in #SpiritDay, which is an internation movement to stand up to bullying and show support for LGBTQ youth.  On #SpiritDay thousands of people wear purple to show LGBTQ youth they are not alone.  For more information on Spirit Day, visit

Posted: October 3, 2016

Once again this year, Harkins Middle School waged a very successful Gas Card Fundraiser for our school. We would like to congratulate Cheryl Seeley, Bryce Gullison and Amy Plaxton (our $100 gas card winners) Jimmy Dunn, our second-place winner ($500 in ESSO gas cards), and Rosalie Martin, the winner of our grand prize ($1000 in ESSO gas cards)! Congratulations also to Amelia Kingston, who received a $100 cash prize for selling the winning ticket to Rosalie!

We would also like to congratulate and thank our top sellers for this year:


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