Parent Resources

Click here for Middle School Supply Lists for the 2022-23 school year.

BRMS School Supply List by Grade

5th Grade:

  • Pencils
  • Three (3) 1-subject notebook
  • Headphones

Other materials may be requested by individual teachers .

6th Grade:

  • Calculator  (math series recommends a TI-30, but any calculator will do)
  • A 3-ring notebook (2 inches thick) or Trapper Keeper
  • Headphones/earbuds (please have them personally labeled)
  • Composition notebook (not a spiral notebook)
  • Ticonderoga Pencils & Erasers
  • Pens and Highlighters for correcting/editing work.

7th Grade:

  • Calculator  (math series recommends a TI-30, but any calculator will do)
  • Pencils & Erasers
  • Pens (black and/or blue)
  • Highlighters (at least three colors) for correcting/editing work.
  • Notebook paper (for homework)

In addition to the basic supplies, we also expect students to have the following supplies for each Core subject class:

Science - Mrs. Morrissey

One 1 ½ or 2 inch, 3-ring binder with pockets (NO trapper keeper type binders!)

Colored pencils

Manual pencil sharpener for colored pencils

Ruler (metric/English markings)

Language Arts - Mrs. Fountain

One composition or spiral notebook book

One 1-inch, 3-ring binder (share w/ math)

Colored pencils or crayons

Social Studies - Mr. Armand

One pocketed folder


Math - Mrs. Pippin

One 1-inch, 3-ring binder (share w/ LA)

8th Grade:

  • Calculator for Math (math series recommends a TI-30, but any calculator will do)
  • Pencils & Cap Erasers
  • Pens (black and/or blue) & Highlighters
  • One 3-ring binder/notebook
  • Four 2-pocket folders
  • Composition book (NOT a spiral notebook) and Ruler (metric/English) for Science.
  • 1 spiral notebook (Language Arts)
  • Colored pencils (Social Studies)

Anyone needing enrollment information is invited to call the Superintendent's office at (231) 796-2627.  

For further information regarding enrollment or to download our online application please click here.


BRPS Parents and Students have the ability to view grades, attendance information, class schedules, and much more through Skyward Family Access.  

If you have not applied for Skyward Family Access, please click here to submit your application to our Technology Department.

If you would like to access your account, please click here to login to Skyward.  


All volunteers must have a criminal background check done before volunteering in our buildings.  

For more information about volunteering at BRMS, please download our Volunteer Form here. 

The Mission of Big Rapids Middle School is to ensure a safe, caring environment that prepares all students to:

  • Achieve academic excellence

  • Nurture positive attitudes

  • Exhibit responsible behavior

Please click here to view the Big Rapids Middle School Handbook.  


Being active is a great way to exercise our bodies and our minds. 

Big Rapids Public Schools encourages our youth to maintain an active and healthy lifestyle!  

For more information about athletics and activities in our community for our youth, please click here.

CLICK HERE to sign up for virtual Parent Teacher Conferences.

Wednesday, October 27th 4-7pm