Welcome to the Belmont Ridge Middle School PTO!
Our mission is to provide support and service to the administration, educators, students and families of Belmont Ridge. We strive to promote a spirit of caring, good citizenship and respect for others within the school. We believe that a comfortable rapport between parents and teachers is in the best interest of our students and we endeavor to encourage that relationship!
General questions? Email us at email@example.com!
News and Events
Join us for a Pumpkin Decorating Contest! All Belmont Ridge Students are welcome to decorate a pumpkin and enter the contest.
All who enter a pumpkin will receive a gift! 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes will be awarded for each grade level, and one 1st prize winner for teacher submissions. All prizes will be announced and given out at Family Night on October 14th.
Submission drop-off: Tuesday, October 11th or Wednesday, October 12th, 9:00am – 3:00pm or Wednesday, October 12th 4:00 – 5:30pm.
Submission and registration deadline: (both online picture submissions and drop off) by Wednesday, October 12th, at 6:00pm.
All pumpkins and costumes must be tasteful and not offensive, please.
Submissions will be returned to you after the contest. If you need assistance with purchasing a pumpkin, please contact our Parent Liaison, Susan Ferguson, at Susan.Ferguson@lcps.org.
Voting will begin on October 13th at 9:00am and end on October 14th at 12:00pm. Cast your vote online at bemspto.org by 12:00pm on October 14, 2022, then come see the decorated pumpkins in-person at Family Night! Don't forget to wear your COSTUME and grab a pic at our photo booth!
Save the Date for River Hawk Family Night
On Friday, October 14, 5:30–8:30pm join the BEMS PTO for a free bonfire and outdoor movie!
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and enjoy a bonfire and a movie under the stars. Pizza is available to pre-order or you can purchase food from one of our on-site vendors. This event is free to attend and is sponsored by the BEMS PTO. Complimentary popcorn will be provided!
This is not a drop-off event. An adult must be present with students throughout the evening.
The PTO is seeking parent volunteers to help make this a fun night for all. Sign up below to volunteer at the event
Fall Mini Photo Shoot!
When: Sunday, October 2 and Saturday, October 22 (rain date of Saturday, November 12)
Where: The Lakes at Red Rocks in Leesburg
Registration Open: Wednesday, Sept 14 at 8 PM EST
Registration Closing: Tuesday, Sept 27, 11 PM EST
Meet the PTO
Your Belmont Ridge PTO has been hard at work creating new opportunities and projects to serve our teachers, staff, and students! Learn about how we support our BEMS community and who we are.
Support While You Shop
Going Shopping? Linking your Amazon Smile and Harris Teeter VIC card accounts is an easy way to support the BEMS PTO.
Harris Teeter’s Together In Education program gives schools a chance to earn funds when you link your VIC card and shop Harris Teeter brands. Harris Teeter has donated over $30 million to Together In Education schools since 1998!