Welcome to Southern Middle School
Art Teacher Mr. Keaton and Film Club students are hard at work this summer... Looking forward to new films!
SMS welcomes Principal Coffey and Associate Principal McCoy!
Incoming 6th Graders Plan to Come to CAMP STORM!
Tuesday August 5th, Arrive between 8:30 and 9 for check in
Learn how 6th grade works! Leave at 10:30 AM
Football Tryouts will be held from 6 to 8 PM at Southern Middle’s football field from Wednesday July 23rd through Friday July 25th. Students must have a current sports physical to participate. Please see the Football page for more information.
July 28th: CLINIC for 6th, 7th, & 8th graders from 4:00 - 6:00
July 29th - July 30th: Tryouts. Please see the Volleyball page for more information! July 31st: Practice begins
SMS Boys’ Basketball: Open Gym Saturday August 2nd 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. for any incoming 6th, 7th, or 8th grader.
Please send in Box Tops for Education!
* 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.
Kroger Cards: Send $5.00 (cash or check) with the completed request form (below) in an envelope labeled “SMS PTSA Kroger Card” to the school. The PTSA will forward to you (via your student) a Kroger gift card loaded with your $5.00. Please be sure to include the student’s name and team name on the request form. You may also mail your request to the SMS PTSA post office box (P.O. Box 24497, Lexington, KY 40524-4497).
Homework Hotline: 381-3599
Wednesday July 23rd through Friday July 25th: Football Tryouts will be held from 6 to 8 PM at Southern Middle’s football field.
July 28th: Girls Volleyball CLINIC for 6th, 7th, & 8th graders from 4:00 - 6:00
July 29th - July 30th: Volleyball Tryouts.
July 31st: Practice begins
Boys Basketball: Saturday August 2nd 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Open Gym for any incoming 6th, 7th, or 8th grader
July 28th to August 7th: Teachers will be coming by to say hello to SMS students!
August 5th - Tuesday - CAMP STORM for incoming 6th Graders
Check in 8:30 to 9 AM, Learn about 6th grade! Leave at 10:30 AM
August 13th: First Day of School!
August 22nd: No school for students - Teacher work day
September 1st: Labor Day
School Supply lists will be posted soon.
Football players please check the athletics webpage for information.