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Brian Sherman, Interim Principal
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Schalmnot Middle School studentLife at SMS

The halls and classrooms of Schalmont Middle School are a happening place.

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Scott Ziomek named MS Principal

Schalmont Board of Education named Scott Ziomek as the new Middle School Principal at it's March 13 meeting. read the letter from the superintendent about the appointment.

Makerspace date change

The Maker Monday workshop for Monday, Feb 13 has been switched to Tuesday, Feb 14 after school in the Middle School Library.

Camp Invention returning to JES this summer

 Camp Invention for students in grades K-6 is returning to Jefferson Elementary Aug. 7-11. New and exciting modules will have students fully engaged with STEM learning. Price for the camp is $225. If you register before March 20, use the promo code Discover25 to save $25. Registering two or more siblings? Enter promotion code SIBLING to receive $25 off per child. (Promotion offers cannot be combined). Register at campinvention.org or by calling (800) 968-4332. Email our Camp Director, Mrs. Melchior at jmelchior@schalmont.net if you have any questions.

Engineer Club heads to Future City competition

Schalmont Middle School’s Engineering Club has developed a plan for Sabre City and is preparing to debut their idea at the Future City Competition at Proctors. learn more about their city

Abatiello wins spelling bee

Participants went through 17 rounds before a winner was declared. Michael Abatiello (grade 8) came in first place with Max Schaefer (grade 8) as the 1st Runner-up and Luke Toma (grade 8) as the 2nd Runner-up.  read more about the spelling bee

Students create edible cells

Mrs. Bryson's and Mrs. Duxbury's seventh-grade life science students recently had the opportunity to create a 3-D model of an animal or plant cell using food. learn more about the project

Things get hairy at SMS

As part of "Save it or Shave it," a few good sports agreed to grow a beard throughout the month of November and then let students vote on the style of facial hair they would sport in return for a donation to the Weekend Backpack Program. view gallery

When the weather outside is frightful...

When winter weather arrives, the Schalmont Central School District has established criteria for deciding whether to close school for the day, cancel afternoon and evening activities, or dismiss students earlier than normal. Learn more about the process

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

 Schalmont's Board of Education adopts 2017-18 budget proposal

 District budget vote and board election is May 16, 2017

• Free, reduced meal applications available

District procedures for school closings and delays

Parents: access your student's academic information online

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