Welcome to Southern Middle School
*God's Pantry Food Drive - We only have one more week left! Please bring in canned food items and drop them in your team's barrel. (No glass please.)
*T-Shirt Day! Tuesday Oct 28th. Pay $1.00 and get a wristband from a PTSA volunteer to wear a T shirt of your choice to school. (School Appropriate)
*Band Info: All fundraiser orders and money is due by Tues. Oct. 28th. Our first concert is Nov 6th. Students will stay after school, have pizza then ride the bus to Norsworthy Auditorium. Parents can meet students there in time for the 6:30 concert. All students need a ride home by 7 PM.
*Yearbooks! Pre-order your 2015 SMS yearbook for $30. Students are in the front hall before school taking orders.
*Parents: We are still accepting applications for our open position on our SBDM Council. For more information and to get a nomination form please request one from firstname.lastname@example.org
*SMS Blood Drive: Join us on Nov 3rd at SMS from 12 to 6 PM, Click here to register online. You will be prompted to enter the SMS code 034-A71. Photo ID needed at check in. Please contact Angela Stark at 381-3582 for questions.
*Parents: FRYSC Parent 411 Program 3 is Nov 13th - Topic: Addressing Anxiety in Teenagers, Geoff Wilson, MSW, LCSW, CADC at Henry Clay HS Auditorium at 6:30, Free dinner at 6 PM
* Spirit Days: Whenever there is a HOME athletic event, we have a Spirit Day at school. Students may wear SMS-issued T-shirts, sweatshirts, or hoodies. The athletes playing in the HOME game that night are allowed to wear their team’s jersey (if sleeveless, a t-shirt must be worn underneath). All other dress code rules apply.
* Scratch Programming club for students meets in the computer lab on Thurdays before school. See Mrs. L'Esperance for a morning pass. email@example.com.
*Southern Films - Commercials: Southern Films can make commercials! If you own a local business and would like a television commercial produced for it, consider hiring Southern Films. For more information contact Mr. Keaton at firstname.lastname@example.org
*Intramurals began September 8th, Mondays 7:40 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. basketball, Wednesdays 7:40 – 8:30 soccer See Mr. King for information. Intramural Permission Slip
*YMCA Black Achievers: Any student 7th grade through 12th invited. Contact Roxanne Brown 859-367-7377 or email@example.com for more info.
* Free online Homework Help is offered by the Lexington Public Library for most subject areas. All you need is a Library card and your pin number to connect with a professional tutor.
* Dress code information for Fall 2014. The dress code has not changed from the 2013 -2014 school year.
Homework Hotline: 381-3599
Oct. 28th: Tuesday PTSA
T Shirt Day: Pay $1.00 to wear a T Shirt of your choice. ( Must be school appropriate)
Oct. 29th: Girls Basketball at BSMS 5.15. PM
Oct. 30th: Football at Morton Middle 5:30 PM
Nov. 2nd: Election Day, No school for students
Nov. 3rd: Blood Drive at SMS 12 - 6 PM Click here to register. Sponsor code is 034-A71 Photo ID required.
Nov. 6th: Band Concert at Norsworthy Auditorium 6:30 PM
Nov. 20th: Comedy Mania with John Calipari and others, Benefit Event at Rupp Arena
Nov. 13th: FRYSC Parent 411 Program: Addressing Anxiety in Teenagers, Henry Clay High School Auditorium 6:30 PM (Free Dinner starts at 6 PM)
Dec. 12: Career Fair
Intramurals Meet Mondays and Wednesdays before school. Students need to have a signed permission slip.
Environmental Club meets after school on Mondays in Mrs. Cook's room til 5 PM.