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Important Dates

Schedule Pick-up / Picture Day
6th grade - Tuesday August 16th between 8:00am - 3:00pm
7th grade - Wednesday August 17th between 8:00am - 3:00pm
8th grade - Thursday August 18th between 8:00am - 3:00pm
**please come ready to have your school picture taken

We are excited to have you join us for schedule pick-up!
During this time, you will be able to pick up your child's schedule, take school pictures, and practice lockers while exploring the team area.

Open House Dates/During Homebase
6th grade - Tuesday August 30th from 8:10 - 8:38
7th grade - Wednesday August 31st from 8:10 - 8:38
8th grade - Thursday September 1st from 8:10 - 8:38
**please park in the North parking lot

The first 2 days of school will serve as an orientation for all students at HMS to learn school wide expectations, build relationships with teachers and peers, and practice their schedules and lockers. We have moved open house to a back-to-school day after school starts (see dates above) in order to give you a chance to listen to a presentation from your child's team and ask questions. Please contact us if you have any questions 701-323-4550.

Student/Parent Handbook

Student Handbook 2016-2017 (pdf document)
File Size: 1069.61 kb

Teacher Handbook

Teacher Handbook 2015-2016 (doc document)
File Size: 177.5 kb

Dr. Tabetha Rabenberg
Principal Dr. Tabetha Rabenberg

500 Ash Coulee Drive
Bismarck ND 58503
Phone: 701-323-4550
Fax: 701-323-4555
Principal: Dr. Tabetha Rabenberg
Secretary: Mary Felchle


Goal 1: All students will increase their language literacy in the areas of writing and reading.

Goal 2: All students will increase their life skills in the areas of respect and organization.

Mission Statement

In a safe, collaborative environment, we provide educational opportunities that empower all students to reach their fullest potential.

A & B Calendar

A & B Calendar 2016-2017 (pdf document)
File Size: 330.75 kb

Middle School Behavior Expectations and Values

RR Behavior Rubric (pdf document)
File Size: 285.24 kb

Parent Volunteers Always Welcome in the Discovery Den

We are busier than ever this year in the Discovery Den. So, if you are able to spare an hour or two of your time to help us straighten and shelve books, process in new materials, or help out during the Scholastic Book Fair, please contact:

Bismarck Public School District's

GAMC- Staff and Student Responsible Use of Technology (pdf document)
File Size: 254.62 kb

Issued 06/11/2012

Horizon Kids on KFYR AM

Kids Speak program with Phil Parker

Parent Information on Math Facts

Parent Information on Math Facts (pdf document)
File Size: 94.25 kb

Healthy Snacks

District Snack Information

Apple Dash early registration & sponsor opportunities!

8/25/2016 - 9/2/2016

Career/Tech House FOR SALE!

8/25/2016 - 9/16/2016

Early registration for Team Myla/Key Club Run-Walk

8/25/2016 - 9/8/2016

Immunization clinics!

8/29/2016 - 9/27/2016

Horizon Open Houses

8/30/2016 - 9/1/2016

Apple Dash is coming up!

9/3/2016 - 9/11/2016

Labor Day, No School


International Pow Wow

9/8/2016 - 9/11/2016

School Board Meeting


Downtowner's Street Fair

9/16/2016 - 9/17/2016

FREE online payment: meals, fees, etc.

Middle school space will be tight next year

Hundreds of new students enroll again at Bismarck Public Schools!

Daily Announcements

7 ways to calm a child anxious about school

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