PTO

  • If you are interested in being on the PTO board next school year, please email bmspto@bufordcityschools.org by December, 30th.
  • PTO will sell spiritwear at the following upcoming events:
     
    • 12/12 Community Holiday Concert at the Arena
    • 12/16 BMS Boys Basketball game vs. Jefferson
    • 1/30 BMS Family Connections Night
This is a great time to purchase gifts for the holidays!
Kristin Rodriguez - President
Rachel Norris - Vice President
Robin Kerr - Treasurer
Theresa Williamson - ​Secretary

2019-2020

  • Spiritwear Sales:
    • Monday, 12/9 - BMS Girls Basketball game vs. Jefferson
    • Thursday 12/12 - Community Holiday Concert at the Arena
    • Monday, 12/16 - BMS Boys Basketball game vs. Jefferson
    • Thursday 1/30 - BMS Family Connections Night
  • Jan 27-31 - BMS Penny Race 
  • Chromebooks and carts
  • Electric staplers for grade workrooms​
  • Game trucks for Field Day
  • Georgia Young Author awards
  • Glue guns for grade workrooms
  • Kona Ice for end-of-testing treat
  • Paper cutters for grade workrooms
  • Pencil sharpeners for grade workrooms
  • Poster maker
  • Super Wolves Straight A’s and Perfect Attendance Awards
  • Survivor CRCT workbooks
  • Spirit Wear donations for underprivileged students
  • STEM Day donations
  • Teacher/Staff Appreciation luncheons (fall and spring)
  • Teacher/Staff gifts for Christmas and birthdays
  • ​Ten folding tables
  • Testing snacks for students and teachers
  • Toner for classroom printers

Enrolling Your Kroger Card (How-To's and FAQ's)

This year, if we enroll just 100 Kroger Plus Cards. Those cards could raise $4000 for our school, just because you purchased groceries at Kroger! We have set a goal enroll 250 Kroger Plus Cards and raise $7500, for BMS. So please, take just a minute to enroll your Kroger Plus Card, and if you haven't already done so, take a couple of minutes and join the program, today!
​Enroll your Kroger Plus Cards in the Kroger Community Rewards program in order to continue allowing Kroger to reward our school! (Directions are based on using a laptop or desktop computer.  Steps may be slightly different if using a mobile device.)
 
Q: How do you assign Buford Middle School to receive benefits?
A: ​ It's as easy as following the steps below:
  1. Go to https://www.kroger.com/account/enrollCommunityRewardsNow
  2. Sign into your account.
  3. Click the Enroll Now button.
  4. Under the Community Rewards section there will be an “Enroll” button.  Click it.
  5. Search our name (Buford Middle School) or our Community Rewards number 17240
  6. Select our school and click Enroll.  You are now contributing to our school by simply shopping for Groceries
Q: What if I’ve never been enrolled in Kroger’s Loyalty Program?
A: If you use your phone number at the register, call 800-576-4377, select option 4 to get your Kroger Plus Card number. If you do not yet have a Kroger Plus Card, they are available at the customer service desk at any Kroger store. 
  1. Go online, to https://www.kroger.com/account/enrollCommunityRewardsNow
  2. Click on Sign In/Register
  3. Click on Sign Up Today in the New Customer? box.
  4. Enter your zip code, click on favorite store, enter your email address and create a password and agree to the terms and conditions.
  5. You will then get a message to check your email inbox.
  6. Go to your email and click on the link within the body of the email.
  7. Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to the next step.
  8. Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number.
  9. Update or confirm your information.
  10. Enter NPO number (17240 for Buford Middle School) or select Name of Organization, select organization from list and click on confirm.
  11. To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see Buford Middle School on the right side of your information page.

Q: Why register you Kroger Plus Card?
​A: To earn additional funding for Buford Middle School.
 
Q: How does it work?
​A: Use your registered Kroger Plus Card or your phone number at checkout like you always do.
 
Q: ​When does it work?
A: Every time you shop, your purchase counts. But, purchases will not count until after you register your card(s).
 
Q: Does this take away from my gas discounts?
A: No. You still earn Fuel Rewards
Families can join the BMS PTO for just $10. Students received a dress down band to use August 16. Parents get voting privileges. Funds go toward supplies for classrooms and teachers
Publix Partners is turning groceries into education.
Over the years, Publix Partners has contributed more than $30 million to over 4,500 schools giving back
to support education. And giving is easy. Simply sign up for a Publix.com account (if you don’t already have one), select our school, then enter your phone number at checkout. Publix will give back to Buford Middle School. 
 
How It Works
  1. Sign up for a Publix.com account.
  2. Log into your account and select our school in your account settings (Please NOTE: Buford Middle School is listed twice. Please make sure you are selecting our school, the first option).
  3. Eligible purchases at Publix will help earn money for our school.
  4. Our school will receive a check. Based on a minimum earning of $250 per quarter, BMS will receive a check as often as four times a year. If we do not earn $250 in a quarter, any funds accrued will be carried over to the next quarter.
  5. BMS chooses how to use the money. Whether we need computers or microscopes, art supplies or sports equipment, Publix Partners can help make that happen.
  6. Track the totals. Take a look at the top Publix Partner earnings for schools in our area.
  7. Get your questions answered. For specific information on Publix Partners, visit their Frequently Asked Questions page.
Spirit Wear will be available for purchase at BMS 101, Open House, Curriculum Night, and online. More information can be found on our Spirit Wear page.
Please use the links below for Spring VIP & Duty Free Lunch.