Memphis City Schools

Important Upcoming Bobcat Dates:



Bellevue Middle School Summer Volleyball Camp

When: June 6th-10th 2016 5:30pm- 8:30pm Friday’s end time will vary

Where: Bellevue Middle 575 S. Bellevue

Price: $20 includes t-shirt

Contact:  Coach Dease



*Note: You may pay your money at Bellevue Middle School or register on the 6th from 5 to 5:30.  By Monday June 6th you must have physical turned in to participate.  Each day please bring needed medication (inhaler, allergy etc.) water and healthy snacks for hydration.


Student name: ________________________________

Grade: _________

Parent’s name: ______________________________________________

Parent’s phone number:___________________________________

Parent’s email____________________________________





Bellevue Middle School

 “Moving to Middle School”

July 11th through July 13th

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.


It’s all so new……

The transition from elementary to middle school can be an overwhelming, yet exciting, event for students and parents.  Bellevue wants to support you and your student with this new transition. The “Moving to Middle School” program is designed to ensure a positive transition experience by providing strategies for student success in middle school.


“Moving to Middle School”



Students will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about middle school culture and expectations
  • Meet many BMS staff members
  • Make new friends and form bonds
  • Learn organizational tips and how to use a daily agenda book
  • Learn the layout of the building and how to get around
  • Find out about athletics, activities, and clubs at BMS
  • Practice using combination lockers
  • Learn how to make appropriate decisions in your academic and personal life
  • Learn test-taking tips
  • Ask questions about things they want to know about middle school




Incoming 6th and 7th grade students as well as all new students to BMS.


Monday, July 11th through Wednesday, July 13th

9am – 1pm


Bellevue Middle School

575 S. Bellevue Blvd

Memphis, TN 38104

(901) 416-4488 office

(901) 416-4490 fax

Contact Person:

Bonnie Killebrew, “Moving to Middle School” Coordinator

(901) 416-1461



“Moving to Middle School”

Summer Transition Program

Bellevue Middle School


The Middle School Bridge program will provide students and parents the opportunity to become familiar with expectations, routines, curricula, classmates, and buildings before the new school year begins.

Program Dates:

 July 11th  –  July 13th


Program Time: 

9 a.m. -  1 p.m.

Student Name:


Current School:

Student’s Address:


Student’s Zip Code

Parent/Guardian Name:


Home Phone:

Email address:


Cell Phone:

Student Signature:


Parent Signature:

Please return this form to Bellevue Middle or fax it to 416-4490. We look forward to seeing you this summer!!!!!








Wed, May 6th-Sun, May 10th         School Field Trip to Chicago

Tuesday, May 12th                          8th Graders enrolled in Russian & Spanish take APPL exams

Tuesday, May 12th                          Wells Fargo Bank, “Teaching Kids to  Save” Presentations

Wed, May 13th                                7th Grade Field Trip to Memphis Zoo

Wed, May 13th                                 8th Grade Picnic

Thursday, May 14th                         May Day

Friday, May 15th                              Honors Award Program, 9 a.m.

Friday, May 15th                              8th Grade Prom

Monday, May 18th                           8th Grade Promotional

Tuesday, May 19th                          Honor Society Induction

Tuesday, May 19th                          Coronation

Wed, May 20th                                 Spring Athletic Banquet, 9:00 a.m.

Wed, May 20th                                 Students vs. Staff Basketball Game, 2:00 p.m.                       

Thursday, May 22st                          LAST FULL DAY OF SCHOOL!


All-School Field Trip: May 6-10

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Wednesday, May 6th - Sunday, May 10th
5 Days & 4 Nights
Total Cost: $375
Cost includes:
Hotel lodging
Security guard (for Bellevue Middle)
Breakfast and Dinner
Round trip bus transportation
Two –T-shirts for Day 2 and Day 3
Admission Tickets:
Willis Tower, DuSable Museum, Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum, Museum of Science and industry, Millennium Park, Navy Pier, and Six Flags
There are only 46 seats for this trip. Seats are held only after a student has paid-in-full and has completed all necessary paper work.
*No refunds will be issued within 30 days of the trip.
Payment Schedule:
1. Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - $125.00 (includes non-refundable $25)
2. Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - $125.00
3. Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - $125.00 (Must have a zero balance after this date!)

Photo of The Willis Tower in Chicago, Illinois



Thanks to the more than 250 runners, volunteers and participants that made the 6th Annual Margie Dowell 5K Race for Unity in Our Community an Overwhelming Success!  What a GREAT DAY!

Date/Time: 4/11/2015 9:00 AM
Type: Running/Walking
City: Memphis, TN
Director: Angela Patterson
Phone: 901.416.4488
Distance: 5K
Details: Margie Dowell 5K The 6th annual 5K Walk/Run funds a scholarship which honors a student who demonstrates outstanding leadership and community involvement through participation in nonprofit organizations.

The Margie Dowell Service and Leadership Award was created in honor of Mrs. Margie Dowell, a former Bellevue teacher, who passed away December 23, 2007. Mrs. Dowell was the essence of a community service activist because of her unmatched generosity and never-ending compassion. She was Bellevue’s school trip coordinator, Kids Kan organizer, coronation coordinator, Student Council sponsor, after-school enrichment tutor, community service leader, and the list goes on.

Proceeds will provide college scholarships for students who demonstrate outstanding leadership and community involvement through participation in nonprofit organizations within the community. All current or former Bellevue students can qualify for this college scholarship award.

Race Day Registration 7:45am
Race Time 9:00am
Race starts and ends at Bellevue Middle School (575 S. Bellevue Blvd)

Registration Fees:
$20/$15 for Current Bellevue Students
There will be no refunds.
4/6/2013 2013 Results
3/31/2012 March 2012 Results
4/2/2011 April 2011 Results


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BMS Homecoming Week

January 12th-16th

Monday- Ball is Life Day (basketball jerseys, caps, with jeans) NO JEGGINGS/LEGGINGS, OR TIGHT/REVEALING




Wednesday- Generation Day- 8th grade: Seniors/Elderly; 7th grade- Young Adults/Professional Careers (NO JEANS); 6th grade: Toddlers/Children


Thursday- Cartoon/Super Hero Day: wear your favorite cartoon/super hero character’s shirt with uniform bottom. (NO JEGGINGS/LEGGINGS, OR TIGHT/REVEALING)


Friday- Spirit Day: orange/blue shirt with jeans. NO JEGGINGS/LEGGINGS, OR TIGHT/REVEALING; Homecoming game vs Ida B. Wells at 1pm  $5 Game Ticket



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December 2nd

Bellevue Students to the Civil Rights Museum Event

December 2nd

BMS Majorettes & Drum-line @ West Memphis Christmas Parade

December 3rd

BMS vs. Lester Middle School @ BMS, 5:00 p.m.

December 4th

Christmas pictures for students

December 5th

BMS Orchestra performs for St. Jude & Memphis Cultural Program, 10:00  a.m. (here at Da Vue)

December 5th

SCS Debate Tournament at Bellevue Middle School, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

December 5th

BMS Majorettes & Drum-line @ Collierville Christmas Parade

December 6th

BMS Majorettes & Drum-line @ Bartlett Christmas Parade

December 6th

BMS JV Boys Basketball vs. J.P. Freeman @ Cordova Middle School.

December 8th

For All BMS Parents:  Dinner with Data (5:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.)

December 9th

BMS Orchestra Ensemble & Choir performs at Tennessee Principal’s Association at the Peabody

December 11th

BMS Annual Christmas Program, 9:00 a.m.

December 11th

BMS Majorettes & Drum-line at Downtown Elementary Recruitment Fair

December 11th

BMS Fall Athletic Banquet, 5:30 p.m.

December 13th

BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT:  BMS Girls and Boys vs. Mumford @ Colonial

December 13th

BMS Majorettes & Drum-line @ Whitehaven Christmas Parade

December 13th

BMS JV Boys Basketball vs. Snowden @ Colonial, 3:00 p.m.

December 18th

BMS Basketball @ Mumford, 3:00 p.m.

December 18th

SCIAA Athletic Banquet

December 19th

School Play – BMS Drama Department Presents:  The Gift; written by Ms. Nona Allen

December 19th

Last day prior to the break – half day for students – full day for staff

December 22nd-January 2

Winter Break – No School


The BMS Drama Program Presents:


                    “The Gift” Written by Nona N. Allen

 Friday, December 19

9:00 AM

Bellevue Middle School Auditorium

Cost: $3.00


Bellevue Middle Red Ribbon Week 2014

Sponsored by Student Council and Beta Club







Oct. 23rd Thursday- Chain Link contest and Door decorating contest begin

Oct. 24th Friday- Chain Link contest and Door decorating contest

Oct. 27th Monday- Drug Free Pledge, Chain Link Contest

Oct. 28th Tuesday- EXPLORE TEST Signing Banner in the cafeteria

Oct. 30th Thursday- Classroom Counseling Activity on Bullying 8:30 a.m.-9:20 a.m.

Oct. 30th Thursday- Honoring Academic (FIRST QUARTER HONOR PROGRAM)

Oct. 31st Friday- BULLY RALLY 1:15pm- 2:00 pm Front Entrance of School

Oct. 31st Friday- Halloween School Dance; 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.




Homecoming Week 2014 - Go Bobcats!!!! - Beat BTW!


September 29, 2014             Monday-Nerd Day

September 30, 2014            Tuesday–Orange & Blue Spirit Day (BMS Tees/Jerseys/Orange or Blue shirts w/ jeans)

October 1, 2014                  Wednesday-Pink Out for Breast Cancer (Pep Rally) - Big Homecoming Game - 5:30 p.m.

October 2, 2014                  Thursday-Twin Day (Movie Day)

October 3, 2014                  Friday-All Black Affair 5:30pm-8:30pm Dress to IMPRESS


Packages $30.00 Include 2 t-shirts, Game, Dance, and Movie Ticket   $25.00 for Football, Majorettes, and Drumline


All items will be sold separately





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Bellevue Middle School PTSA Meeting & BMS Chick-Fil-a Spirit Night will be Thursday, October 14th @ 7:30 p.m.

Parents & students are encouraged to attend our brief PTSA meeting.  The emphasis will be on PTSA Membership and we will leave in plenty of time to make it to Chick-Fil-a on Union Avenue.  20% of all proceeds will go to our school!








Red Ribbon Week

October 22-26









Go to Ms. Rezos' webpage






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