Each nine weeks, Banks School celebrates its outstanding readers with an Accelerated Reader (AR) Celebration. Students who maintain and 85% or better average on all AR tests taken and obtain their point goal (set by their reading teacher) are invited to the celebrations held each nine weeks. Each nine weeks provides a student with a clean slate and ability to achieve their reading goals.
At the middle school, students in grades 4-8 have the ability to compete to attend the annual Montgomery Biscuits Baseball Grand Slam School Days field trip held every April. This year, the game will be on April 13th at Riverwalk Stadium. Students will be able to attend by invitation only. You will see the criteria posted below. Students need to remember working towards this goal starts from the first day of school!