Parent Resources

Click here for Middle School Supply Lists for the 2021-22 school year.

BRMS School Supply List by Grade

5th Grade:

  • Pencils
  • Three (3) 1-subject notebook

Other materials may be requested by individual teachers and will be communicated prior to start of school year via Google Classroom.

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.
  • One(1) 1-subject notebook

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 for Science (NOT a spiral notebook)
  • 1 spiral notebooks (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

Please click here to view the Big Rapids Middle School Code of Conduct.

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.