On March 10, OMS administration joined representatives from Pardee Hospital, Buncombe County Schools, Buncombe County Commissioners, and other surrounding county commissioners to celebrate Athletic Trainer Appreciation Day. The Owen District Athletic Trainers, Shanda Bradley and Crystal Shirk, provide incredible treatment for our student athletes and we couldn’t be more proud to have them as part of our community! Thank you Shanda and Crystal and ALL Athletic Trainers!
9 days ago, Owen Middle School
The theme for National School Social Work Week 2023 is “We Rise.” School Social Workers rise up - supporting their students, families, and school communities. School Social Workers rise to share hope. They rise to listen and understand. They rise to challenge inequities. They rise to support all students. Happy School Social Work Week!!! Thank you Ms. Phillips for all the work you do with our students and community! We appreciate you!"
14 days ago, Owen Middle School
Buncombe County Schools is hosting an Educator Career Fair on Saturday, March 4, 2023, from 9 am - 12 pm. Location: 175 Bingham Road - Asheville, NC - Use entrance B. We are hiring Elementary, Intermediate, Middle, and High School Teachers for the 2023-24 school year and we want to meet you! Register at https://bit.ly/BCScareers. We look forward to seeing you soon!
29 days ago, BCS Communications
Spring Sports begin MONDAY! All students who plan on trying out must have a current physical and be registered in FamilyID before 3:00pm on Monday. Visit the school website for links to registration.
about 1 month ago, Owen Middle School
From the Counseling Office- Important Information regarding high school registration!!! Ms. Weathington will be working with the 8th graders over the course of the next 2+ months to prepare them to register for their high school classes. Here’s an overview of what we will be doing. Save the Dates!
about 2 months ago, Owen Middle School
Rising Freshmen Info
All Buncombe County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay for students tomorrow, January 13.
about 2 months ago, Buncombe County Schools
​Congratulations to OMS' Teacher of the Year: Mr. Chad Noteboom! Mr. Noteboom strives every day to make his 6th grade Science lessons engaging for all his students. He greets everyone with a smile and makes each and every student feel welcome. OMS is lucky to have him in our building and as part of our team!
2 months ago, Alicia Rogers
Mr. Noteboom in the hallway
Bounty & Soul Kids now provides family and caregiver workshop opportunities on various topics throughout the year! Topics such as: Fun with Food and Picky Eaters, Food to Eat When You’re Not Feeling Well, Movement and Brain Breaks, Routines for Healthful Sleep, and All Things Toilet Training. These discussions offer practical information and tools for you to support your child’s health and development. We’re excited to offer this new initiative to parents and caregivers in the community in support of children’s health and well-being. These classes are open to the public, with registration, and are FREE of charge! Classes are held on the last Friday of every month from 10 am to 11:00 am at the Black Mountain Library
2 months ago, Owen Middle School
Bounty & Soul
Spring Sports REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Baseball--Softball--Golf--Track & Field--Girls Soccer All current athletes and students who wish to participate in OMS Athletics must sign up BEFORE attending the first tryout day. Go to the schools website and check under the Athletics tab. 6th Graders may register as Manager as well. Coaches reserve the choice to have managers for their team and how many.
3 months ago, Owen Middle School
First Basketball Games of 2023~! Tickets can be purchased on the GoFan site or there are tickets available for purchase at the door.
3 months ago, Owen Middle School
UPDATED EVENT CHANGE: Our Community Night will NOT be this Thursday. We will resume this wonderful opportunity next Thursday (1/12). Mark your calendars!
3 months ago, Owen Middle School
Community Night
CTE students in Ms. Smiths' classes enjoyed learning how to make Gingerbread Houses and icing from scratch!
3 months ago, Owen Middle School
Our OMS Choral concert was awesome to experience! We are so proud of the students who performed with the high school Thursday evening. The wonderful candlelight performance was directed by choral directors, Dr. Janna Brendell and Ms. Katie Stevens. We look forward to hearing them perform again very soon!
3 months ago, Owen Middle School
Christmas Chorus Concert
We're thankful for our students, teachers, families, and staff who make our schools shine every day! May you have a safe and restful Thanksgiving holiday. 🦃🍊🍁🍂❤️
4 months ago, Buncombe County Schools
Happy Thanksgiving with wood and leaves in the background.
Madalynne Phillips and six other BCS students participated in the 35th annual North Carolina Middle School Honors Chorus event on November 5-6, 2022. Over 450 singers auditioned for 135 seats in this prestigious choir. The group worked with director/composer Ryan Main and performed a concert in the Stevens Center as part of the 2022 NC Music Educators Conference.
4 months ago, Owen Middle School
We are so proud of our Volleyball team! They will face the Cane Creek Hurricanes on Friday @ Cane Creek. Time: 4:30. Tickets are $6.00 and can only be purchased via GoFan prior to game or at the door with your credit/debit card. No cash purchase available. The link to Cane Creek's GoFan page is: https://gofan.co/app/school/NC82855
5 months ago, Owen Middle School
Today's Volleyball 2nd Round Tournament play will be at Enka Middle. Time: 4:30 Tickets: https://gofan.co/app/events/766677?schoolId=NC82856 or they will also be accepting cash at the door.
5 months ago, Owen Middle School
Community Nights featuring Homework Diners! They will be happening every Thursday evening from 5:30-7:00 in the cafeteria. These events are open to any family in the Owen District and completely free. We'll have a fully catered meal served to the families and teacher support for students working on assignments. These nights are a really great way to connect with families and neighbors and have a relaxed, fun meal.
5 months ago, Owen Middle School
Community Nights 1
Community Nights 2
Its that time! Attention 8th grade:
5 months ago, Owen Middle School
DC Trip
CHEER ANNOUNCEMENT! Cheerleading Tryouts have been POSTPONED until November 14th. Tryouts will be Monday---Thursday 11/14 THROUGH 11/17. Times are 3:30--6:00pm. If you want to tryout, please have a current physical on file with the Athletic Department.
5 months ago, Owen Middle School