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Madeira Middle School News

TED Talks Middle School Style TED Talks video

Madeira Middle School (MMS) seventh graders recently produced their own TED Talks.

News From the Principal's Desk

January 7, 2019 

Thoughts for the Week

If we take control of our stories, they won’t control us.  People who excel at dialogue are able to influence their emotions during crucial conversations.  They recognize that while it’s true that at first we are in control of the stories we tell - after all, we do make them up of our own accord - once they’re told, the stories control us.”

                                                                                                                                                                  - Crucial Conversations (p. 111)


Do you make “new year’s resolutions?”  Are you someone who begins a year with good intentions and then, without consistent effort you see the resolution fall by the wayside?  Over the course of my life, I have tried to make fewer resolutions because it is the new year, but continue to work on weeding out my bad habits and replacing them with good ones because it helps me be the “best version of myself” day in and day out. 

One of the books I read last fall was titled Crucial Conversations and part of that book focused on the stories we tell ourselves in the middle of a

2018-2019 MMS Yearbook Yearbook Clipart

Attention Students and Parents Yearbooks FOR SALE: http://bit.ly/MMSyearbook2019

We are coming up on the YEARBOOK DEADLINE for this year--don't miss out on your chance to document your child's middle school years! Please consider ordering a 2018-2019 Madeira Middle School yearbook for $16. Place an order by using this link and choosing the first option ("Yearbook"). Orders are due in February 8.  Any questions email Lindsey Isaacs at lisaacs@madeiracityschools.org.

Spelling Bee 2018 SPELLING BEE



The winner of the 2018 MMS Spelling Bee was 6th grader, Morgan Starr.  The second place winner was 8th grader, Charlie Manning.  The third place winner was 5th grader, Shane Spencer.

Congratulations to all contestants who competed in the bee!

Geography Bee Geography Bee

Twenty contestants competed in the Geography Bee on Friday, December 7th. 

The winner of the Geography Bee was 8th grader, Murray Katkin.

There was a tie for 2nd place between eighth graders

Graham Sorg and Luca Salerno.

Congratulations to all contestants!

Upcoming Events Upcoming Events

December 10 - 18 ~ Jingle Gram Sale  

December 14 ~ Spelling Bee - 9:30 am - Media Center

December 19 ~ Matthew 25 Ministries - Grade 7 

December 20 ~ MMS Variety Show - 8:30 am

December 20 ~ End of Quarter 2

December 21 - January 2 ~ No School - Winter Break

Our Strategic Plan MES kids

Our blueprint for the future in four key goal areas

After School Activities

Robotics  - starts on September 19th 

     ~ meets on Tuesdays or Wednesdays in Mr. Hertenstein's room 205

     ~ meets from 3 pm to 4:15 pm 

Math Counts - starts on October 4th

     ~ meets on Thursdays in Mrs. Flick's room 220

     ~ meets from 3 pm to 4:15 pm

CCHMC partners with Madeira Schools CCHMCPartnership

We are pleased to announce the continuation of our partnership with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

Our New Quality Profile qp kids

We're proud to share our most recent accomplishments!



Please call 513-924-3777 (option #2) to report your child's absence. This number is accessible 24/7. Please leave the following information:

1) Child's Name

2) Grade Level

3) Reason for Absence

4) Person Making the Call

*If you are reporting an absence weekdays after 8 am please call the MMS Main Office at 513-561-5555. 



Madeira Receives Auditor's Award Treasurer's department

Madeira City School’s excellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award.

Weather Alert Information weather alert

All the information you need to know in case of inclement weather.