Middlesboro students continue the next phase of their academic journey at an exceptional school that fosters a positive and enriching learning environment. MMS offers a challenging academic curriculum enriched with fine arts, technology and athletics, to ensure that students are well rounded and prepared for the future. Mr. Bill Jones, the faculty and staff at Middlesboro Middle School work hard to encourage, help and challenge diverse and dynamic middle school students on their road to success.
MMS is proud to be a LEAD school that teaches students how to be well-rounded leaders in their school and community. Students practice the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens both in and outside of the classroom. To learn more about the LEAD program, please visit www.theleaderinme.org.
- Habit 1 - Be Proactive
- Habit 2 - Begin with the End in Mind
- Habit 3 - Put First Things First
- Habit 4 - Think Win-Win
- Habit 5 - Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood
- Habit 6 - Synergize
- Habit 7 - Sharpen the Saw
MMS students have the opportunity to participate in Project Lead the Way, a program that helps students develop the skills needed to succeed in a global community. PTLW is the nation’s leading provider in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) programs. For more information about Project Lead the Way (PLTW), go to their website, www.pltw.org or click on the links below:
PLTW Fact Sheet
PLTW Program Descriptions
Middlesboro Middle School is also a GEAR UP Kentucky school. GEAR UP Kentucky is a six year grant program funded by the federal government. It provides services to students such as academic advising, life skills training, summer enrichment programs, career exploration, college tours, and help understanding the process of applying for college and financial aid.
Students will have an opportunity to receive tutoring services at MMS. In the coming weeks, tutoring will be available twice during the mornings and after school on Tuesdays through Thursdays. Keep checking this page for the exact start date of our Tutoring Services.