Peterstown Middle
School Employees
of the Month
Peterstown Middle School faculty
and staff would like to welcome and
recognize Ashley Williams as our new
7th grade science teacher as well as our
professional employee of the month.
She has made a wonderful addition
to our 7th grade team and everyone is
so happy to have her back home. She
has provided many hands on activities
for our students and has shown a true
passion for teaching. We appreciate all
that she does.

2018 County Young Writers Winners

Grades 1-2:

1st Place: “The Princess and Her Bunny” by Olivia Lankford (2nd grade PES)

2nd Place: “Elizabeth and Lilly” by Sophie Ripley (2nd grade MVS)

3rd Place: “The Little Cookie” by Peighton Griffith (2nd grade MVS)

Honorable Mention: “My Name is Raymond” by Tripp McMillion (2nd grade PES)

Grades 3-4:

1st Place: “The Wild Stallion” by Katelin Fullen (4th grade MVS)

2nd Place: “Disney” by Aliyah Clarkson (4th grade MVS)

3rd Place: “The Wizard and the Knight and the Boy” by Zeb Hixon (3rd grade PES)

Honorable Mention: “Haunted Dream” by Sadie Mann (4th grade PES)

Grades 5-6:

1st Place: “The Best Week of My Life” by Michael Fraley (6th grade MVS)

2nd Place: “Johnny Bullseye” by Elizabeth Adkins (6th grade PMS)

3rd Place: “The Reality of Life” by Matthew Counts (6th grade PMS)

Grades 7-8:

1st Place: “The Last Chance” by Lauren Ballard (8th grade MVS)

2nd Place: “Devil on My Shoulder” by Emily Reed (7th grade PMS)

3rd Place: “The Monsters Under My Bed” by Katelyn Merson (8th grade MVS)

Grades 9-10:

1st Place: “Continuous” by Keiran McClaugherty (9th grade JMHS)


The Monroe County Spelling Bee was held on January 19, 2017.  Peterstown Middle students are to be congratulated on their outstanding performance. County Winners: 1st: Brycen Whitt (PMS) 2nd Keiran McClaugherty (PMS) Alternate: Haleah Burnside (PMS) 8th Grade 1st:Emma Boggs (MVS) 2nd: Keiran McClaugherty (PMS) 3rd: Sara Ferguson (MVS) 7th Grade 1st: Karalynn Engelhart (MVS) 2nd: Dylan Brim (MVS) 3rd: Isabelle Mann (PMS) 6th Grade 1st: Brian Anderson (PMS) 2nd: Haleah Burnside (PMS) 3rd: Dylan McDade (MVS) 5th Grade 1st:Jaycee Adkins (PMS) 2nd: Brycen Whitt (PMS) 3rd: Luke Hunter (MVS) 4th Grade 1st: Gavin French (PES) 2nd: Alex Craig (PES) 3rd: Shailyn Wickline (MVS) Battle of the Books 2017 Wolves of the Beyond - Lone Wolf, Lasky Everything on a Waffle, Horvath City of Ember, DuPrau A Tangle of Knots, Graff Flora & Ulysses: the Illuminated Adventures, DiCamillo