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Picture Day

Yuen Lui Studio will photograph Harbor Ridge students during Picture Retake Day on Friday, October 21.

  • Families can order photos here: 2022-23 Harbor Ridge Middle School (photos will be available for online viewing using the student's school ID number one week after the picture day)
  • Print orders will be shipped and distributed to students at the school within three weeks after the picture day
  • Digital orders will be sent via email from imagequix@noreply.com within three weeks after the picture day (use "imagequix@noreply.com" to search your inbox/spam folders)
  • ID cards will be printed onsite and handed to students at the time of their photo
HRMS School Supplies

List of School Supplies

  • 1 - 2 Inch Binder, Durable
  • 2 Composition Notebooks (college ruled)
  • 2 Sets of Tab Dividers (One Set with Pockets)
  • 1 Pocket Folder
  • 1 Package of College Ruled Binder Paper - 100 sheets
  • 1 Ruler – 12"
  • Pencil Pouch
  • Pencils and 2 Pens
  • Eraser
  • Colored Pencils (12 pack)
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Black Fine Tip Sharpie
  • Highlighters - 4 Different Colors
  • Earbuds

We will not be selling school issued PE uniforms but students will be required to bring these items for PE.

  • Black or Gray Shorts
  • Gray or White T Shirt with First Initial and Last Name Written on the Front
  • Gym Shoes
Mark Your Calendar

Important Dates

Wed., Oct. 12 - We Care Day

Thurs., Oct. 20 - Social, 2:45 - 4:30 pm

Fri., Oct. 21 - Picture Retake Day

Mon., Oct. 24-Fri., Oct 28 - Conference Week, Early Release, 11:30 am

Wed., Oct. 26 - Regular Start Time of 8:15 am

Thurs., Nov. 3 - Jazz Band & Choir Concert, 7:00 pm

 

 

Athletics

Season dates are tentative at this time. We will have the dates finalized along with the competition schedule and registration information in the near future.

September 12 - October 21

  • Cross Country (Open to all students grades 6-8)
  • Boys' Soccer (7th & 8th grade boys)

November 1 - December 10

  • Wrestling (Open to all students grades 6-8)

January 9 - February 17

  • Girls' Volleyball (Open to 7th and 8th grade girls)

February 28 - April 7

  • Girls' Soccer (Open to 7th and 8th grade girls)
  • Boys' Basketball (Open to 7th and 8th grade boys)

April 18 - May 25

  • Track and Field (Open to all students grades 6-8)
  • Girls' Basketball (Open to 7th and 8th grade girls)

Fees: $20 ASB Card Purchase Required

Physical: Students participating in a school sport must have a current Sports Physical on file at HRMS. These physicals are good for 2 years.

College and Career Fair poster.

Plan ahead for your student's future, learn about post-graduation opportunities, and get your questions answered at the 2022 College and Career Fair.

  • The first fair event is from 5 - 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, at Gig Harbor High School.
  • The second fair event is from 5 - 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at Peninsula High School.

PSD is hosting the college and career fair twice this fall for all families with 6th through 12th grade students. Over 50 colleges and vendors will be available to offer assistance, information, and answer your questions.

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Upcoming Work May Impact Student Drop-off and Pick-up Starting in September

PSE will be performing a natural gas system improvement project that, once completed, will increase service reliability for customers throughout the greater Gig Harbor area. A postcard will be sent to the community from PSE detailing when construction work is expected along the route, as construction progresses.

Traffic delays from ongoing construction may impact student drop-off and pick-up at Swift Water Elementary and Harbor Ridge Middle School starting in September.

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Brian Wickens stands on the grass in front of HRMS in a suite and tie.

The Peninsula School District is happy to announce a new principal at Harbor Ridge Middle School (HRMS) was chosen to lead the middle school into the 2022-2023 school year and beyond. 

Brian Wickens, who served as the assistant principal at HRMS since 2004, has been chosen to replace principal Mike Benoit. Benoit was announced as the new principal of Peninsula High School on Aug. 3. 

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Come Learn with Us! Register for Fall 2022-2023 today.

As the school year closes, we are already looking forward to welcoming students for the next school year! Peninsula School District will be in-person, full-time with optional mask choice and no required COVID-19 immunizations.

The 2022-2023 school year starts Wednesday, August 31, for students in grades 1-12. Kindergarten students start on Tuesday, September 6.

Families of new and formerly enrolled students are encouraged to learn more and register online for fall today.

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