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Linda Taylor, Principal
Scott Ziomek, Assistant Principal

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Middle School News

grade 8 danceSMS grade 8 dance and awards ceremony

The Schalmont Middle School eighth grade held its graduation awards ceremony and dance in June. The class was the first fifth grade class to walk the halls at the middle school for the four years, and it will be the first in the high school to have the Chromebooks. Photo gallery

Schalmont  MSstudents participate in Honors Choir Concert

Congratulations to the Schalmont Middle Shool and Jefferson Elementary students who recently participated in the Honor Choir concert held in Albany at the Hilton Hotel as part of the NYSSMA Conference and American Choral Directors Association (ACDA).  learn more

School's almost in session

The start of school is just around the corner! Tuesday, Sept. 8 is a Staff Development Day. Wednesday, Sept. 9 is the first day of school for students. Read the welcome back letter to parents and staff from the principal.

5th grade orientation is Thursday!

Reminder: The 5th grade orientation will be held Thursday, Aug. 27 at 10 a.m. in the Middle School cafeteria. Join us to meet the building principals and to get to know your child's new school. We are looking forward to seeing you.

MS PTO offers prepackaged school supplies

Starting today, Schalmont Middle School parents can order prepackaged school supplies for the upcoming school year from School Tool Box. All orders over $25 ship for free within 10 days. With each box sold, School Tool Box will provide a meal to a hungry child through Feed My Starving Children. For more information, view the flyer or visit www.schooltoolbox.com.

There is still time to join the Summer Reading Program

Schalmont Middle School librarian Linda Fasano wants students to read so much this summer that she's willing to serve as their lunch lady for a day next school year if they meet her challenge. learn more

Regional summer school registration to be held June 29

Summer school registration for Schalmont students entering grades 7-12 will be held on Monday, June 29, 8-11 a.m. in the Schalmont High School library. Registration for Distance Learning Regents Review will be held on the same date/time. Students wishing to ONLY retake the Regents must also register at this time. learn more

2015-16 Middle School supply lists

Now posted are the Schalmont Middle School supply lists for the 2015-16 school year by grade level and special area. view lists

Schalmont Sabres' Summer Boys and Girls' Basketball Camp

Due to numerous requests, the Schalmont Sabres' Summer Basketball Camp is now open to both boys and girls entering third through eighth grade next school year. The camp will be held July 13-17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Schalmont. The registration deadline is July 1. brochure [pdf]

Fall sport clearance dates

The Schalmont fall sports clearance dates are August 10-14, 9-11:30 a.m., in the Middle School Health Office.

Grade 8 dance and graduation awards ceremony

The Schalmont Middle School eighth grade held its graduation awards ceremony and dance in June. photo gallery

Important notice regarding student drop-off and pick-up

Please remember that only school buses are allowed in the middle/high school traffic circle between the hours of 7-8 a.m. and 2-3 p.m. Passenger vehicles are not permitted to enter the area during that time, as well as any other time the red light may be flashing. To drop-off or pick-up students, please proceed to the middle school parking lot for fifth- through eighth-graders and the high school new gym (located at the rear of the building) for ninth- through twelfth-graders. Thank you for your cooperation. 

Help the middle school earn free equipment

Please be sure to register your Price Chopper AdvantEdge card with Schalmont Middle School's code—16010. By doing so, you will automatically earn credit for our school every time your AdvantEdge Card is used. Visit the Price Chopper website to sign-up or re-enroll today!

DISTRICT HEADLINES

• Bus route postcards being mailed this week

SED assessment results show an increased proficiency for SCSD

New immunization requirements in effect September 1

Don't forget to sign up for Race Back to School!

 • School board adopts new technology/bring your own devices policy

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