Volunteers are needed to assist in the MS Scholastic Book Fair.
Please call the library at 355-6255, ext. 2074 if you can volunteer
anytime between 7:45 a.m. and 2 p.m., Dec. 9-13. Additionally, it's not too late
for students to join the Lunch Bunch Book Group! This group meets from
12:15-12:45 p.m. every Wednesday until Nov. 20.
The middle school's December newsletter features library and PTO news as well as information about holiday happenings. Download the newsletter [PDF]
Counseling services continue to be available on an ongoing basis for students during this time of crisis. There are also a number of community resources available to offer assistance to those in need. Middle School Letter [PDF] | High School Letter [PDF] | Community Resources
Read a letter from Schalmont Middle School Principal Matthew Morgan regarding orientation and student schedules. Letter [PDF]
The New York State Education Department released results of the grades 3-8 exams that students took last spring—completely revamped math and English Language Arts (ELA) tests that reflect the new, more difficult Common Core Learning Standards. Learn more
Want to avoid some of the time and inconvenience of back-to-school shopping while supporting your PTO? With School Tool Box, parents have the convenience of shopping online for "boxes" of school supplies based on school-provided, teacher-approved lists for grades 6-8 or for individual items for any grade. The Schalmont Middle School PTO will receive 10 percent of the proceeds for all orders placed before the start of the 2013-14 school year. Learn more
New York State, through its engageny.org website, offers The Toolkit for Parents and Families, a collection of materials and resources that help parents help their children with the changes associated with Common Core State Standards. Learn more
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.
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!