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Welcome to Orchard Mesa Middle School: Home of the Knights!

Mission Statement: At Orchard Mesa Middle School we are striving to foster a cooperative effort between school, parents and community, empowering our students to be lifelong learners that achieve, accept challenges, learn to persevere and discover their passions.

Vision Statement: Equipping Students for Life

It is our goal to provide every student with the necessary tools to become successful members of not only our school community but the greater community that surrounds them.

We encourage all parents to become active in their student’s learning and school activities. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your ideas, questions or concerns.

Cheri Vana (Principal)


A volunteer to assist in the library between the hours of 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM

This volunteer position is needed Monday through Friday, however any help would be greatly appreciated.  Please contact Mrs. Vana (254-6333) if you are interestedand would like to know more.


OMMS Fundraisers:

Yankee Candle Sales
Begins: Friday, October 5th

Ends: Wednesday, October 17th

Online Sales End: January, 10th 2019
Organized by PTO.

Our School receives 40% of all sales!  
Chocolate Bar Sales

Begins: Wednesday, October 10th

Ends: Thursday, November 8th 

Our school receives 50% of the profit!

Students must have a signed permission slip to participate.

Conference Information:

Dates: Monday and Tuesday, October 22nd and 23rd

Times: Monday, October 22nd: 11:00 AM-7:00 PM

Tuesday, October 23rd: 7:00 AM-3:00 PM


Monday: Teachers will not be available from 3:30-5:00 due to a scheduled dinner break from 3:30 to 4:00 and prearranged conferences from 4:00-5:00.

Tuesday:​ Teachers will not be available from 9:00-10:00 due to prearranged conferences and again from 11:00-11:30 for a scheduled lunch break.

(All other times are open for parents to visit with teachers)


Schoology Training for Parents:

Struggling with Schoology? How do I access my student’s grades? How do I communicate with the teachers? We can help! Come to the library at the following times to learn about Schoology.

Monday, October 22nd 5:30-7:00
Tuesday, October 23rd 7:30-9:00

Scholastic Book Fair in the Library!

We look forward to seeing you at Conferences!

yankee candle


Aerial Views of the New OMMS!

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Upcoming Events

September Knight of Excellence:
Student of the Month Award

Sept KOE

Back Row: Rylee Rose, Hunter Miller, Jennifer Lopez, Makali Espinoza, Zuma Michel-Fuller, Cash Walker, Snowy Fisk, Olivia Thurston, Brandon Brake, Esmeralda Baca

Front Row: Aubrey Narramore, Tayen Little, Danielle Tautuaa

Not Pictured: Amallya Otero

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