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8th Grade Field Trip-Monday , June 10, 2019

Dear 8th-grade Parents/Guardians,

As our 8th-graders’ experience at MMS comes to a close,  we celebrate their time in middle school with a celebratory field trip.  On June 10, 2019, our 8th-graders will have the opportunity to visit Fountain Spring Lake Country Club for a day of fun, excitement and an opportunity to bond with classmates prior to going to high school.

Destination of Trip: 8th Grade Trip to Fountain Spring Lake, Ringwood, NJ

Supervision: 8th Grade Teachers, Support Staff; School Nurse; Principal

Departure Time: 8:15am Approximate Return Time: 3:30pm

Transportation: School Bus


Other Information: RAIN OR SHINE! Morning snack and lunch will be provided (see attached menu).

Bring: swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, and sports equipment (at your own risk).


Activities included at Fountain Spring Lake, Ringwood, NJ:

  • Zip-line over lake
  • Aerial Tree Course
  • Water-slides
  • Swimming
  • Paddle Boards
  • Boating
  • Sports: Basketball, Soccer, Tennis, softball/baseball fields (students need to bring equipment)


Dietary Consideration:  Please alert us if your child has food allergies or specific dietary needs. We will communicate with the facility regarding student needs and they will accommodate those requirements.  We have attached the menu for your convenience. The Fountain Spring Lake Country Club is a “Nut-Free/Tree-Nut-Free” facility. If you have specific concerns about any of the menu items, please have your child speak with our School Nurse, Mrs. Marybeth Clark, before eating - Mrs. Clark will be onsite for the 8th Grade Field Trip and will have access to student medical information and Allergy Treatment Plans.  If you prefer, send your child with his/her own snack and lunch.


*In the event that your child is not attending the 8th Grade Field Trip and will not be attending school on Monday, June 10, 2019, you must alert the attendance office using the email address.