Welcome to Middle School!
Friday, May 24
Who: Incoming 6th graders and their Families
When: Friday, May 24th
Where: Modular Building
This is a great night to get to know the other 6th grade families at McDermott. We will eat, play games and enjoy getting to know each other better.
Vacation Bible School
Sunday-Wednesday, June 2-5
Who: Families with 3-year-olds through 5th graders
When: June 2-5 | 6:30-8:00 p.m.
During Athens VBS, families will learn about the story of the Apostle Paul…straight from Paul himself! Paul will inspire families to share the truth of God’s immeasurable love today. Parents and kids will experience this FAMILY VBS together!
Sunday - Thursday, June 16-20
Who: Students going into 3rd-6th grade
When: Sunday June 16 - Thursday, June 20
Where: Brookhaven Retreat Center, Hawkins, TX
Camp Canaan is a fun-filled week for students to engage with other students from churches in the DFW area and grow in their faith in fun and interactive ways.
Camper Apps due May 15
CrossRoads South Texas Mission
Saturday - Thursday, June 15-20
What: Our high schoolers load up on the vans and caravan down to McAllen, Texas on Saturday, and they will work with local congregations and families until Thursday morning. Our teens put together a VBS program for local children, build a new home, and paint and repair several homes in the area.
Where: We will spend our nights in a facility McDermott Road members visits often throughout the year. During the day we will be all around the McAllen & Pharr areas.
When: June 15th - 20th. We will leave at 8 AM on Saturday the 15th. We will return to cCMR Thursday afternoon/early evening.
How much: $125/student. Includes lodging, food, travel, and fun.
Deadline: June 9th
Deadline: Sunday, June 9th
Middle School Mission Trip
Sunday - Wednesday, June 23-26
Who: 6-8th graders
When: Sunday June 23 - Wednesday June 26
Where: Boles Children’s Home in Quinlan, TX
This is a great opportunity to serve others and be generous with our time and abilities. We will be serving the Boles Childern’s Home by working on projects and spending time with the children there. You can find out more info at www.armsofhope.org.
Please download, fill out and turn in the Waiver. Registration Deadline is Sun. June 9
Sunday - Wednesday, July 7-10
This trip is for the Class of 2019 and the Class of 2020. We will spend time in worship, play, and reflection.
When: July 7-10. We will leave Sunday after Bible class & return in the afternoon on Wednesday.
Where: Austin, TX + Hill Country
How Much: $200/student
Deadline: Sunday, June 30th
Pee Wee Camp
Monday- Wednesday, July 8-10
Who: 3-5 year-olds (who are toilet trained)
When: Monday July 8 - Wednesday, July 10
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Your little ones will love the fun activities and time with friends! Snack provided.
Sunday - Friday, July 14-19
Who: 7-12th grade
When: Sunday July 14 - Friday, July 19
Where: YMCA Collin County Adventure Camp, Anna, TX
Camp Ichthus is a great week for students to engage with other students from churches in the DFW area and grow in their faith in fun and interactive ways.
Deadline: Wednesday, June 12
Mommy and Me
Thursday, July 18
Who: Moms and Infants
When: Thursday, July 18 | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Where: Fellowship Hall
All infants and their moms are invited to a morning of fun and fellowship on July 18. Get to know other moms and enjoy crafts and songs with your baby from 10:30-11:30 am.
Sunday - Thursday, July 21-25
Who: 6-12th grade
When: Sunday July 21 - Thursday, July 25
Where: Oklahoma City, OK
We are partnering with Memorial Road Church of Christ in OKC in serving in the OKC area. This is a great opportunity for students to see what it is like to serve others.
Deadline: Sunday, June 23
Board Game Day
Tuesday, July 23
Who: Kinder-5th grade
When: 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Fellowship Hall
Looking for daytime activities for your children while they’re out of school? If so, Board Game Day is the perfect opportunity for your family! On July 23, from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, McDermott will be hosting a Board Game Day at the building for Kindergartners through 5th Graders. There will be a PIZZA lunch provided. Kids are welcome to bring their favorite board games from home to play with their friends!