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SMS Mission Statement

  • South Middle School Mission Statement
Click HERE for South Middle's new Statement of Academic Integrity.
Click HERE to learn all about the the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA), an important piece of legislation that went into effect on July 1, 2012.

Important News & Upcoming Events (Scroll down for more info): Book Fair, 10/20-10/24; Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser, Sunday, November 2; Greenkill, November 18-21


*Today is the last day of the PTA Book Fair.  Click HERE for the schedule.  Click HERE for information on the Book Fair raffle. 

*Next Friday is Halloween.  Click HERE for costume expectations. 

*Fund raising for Relay for Life has begun.  Click HERE for information on the Flapjack Fundraiser to be held at Applebee's on Sunday, November 2.

*October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. As a result, Student Government is holding its annual Candy Guessing Contest.  A $1 donation allows students two chances to guess the number of lollipops stored in two containers.  Two winners will each receive one of the containers of lollipops as well as a $25 Amazon gift card.  All proceeds will be donated to Gigi's Playhouse

*The sixth grade trip to Greenkill will be from Tuesday, November 18, to Friday, November 21st.  Click HERE to read all about the trip. 

*School Service's Peer Tutoring program pairs high school students with middle school students in need of academic assistance.  Tutoring takes place after school in the SMS library, by appointment only. Please email Mr. Bua if you would like your child to receive weekly assistance.  Include the student's grade and the subject matter(s) they need help in."

*South Middle eighth graders will once again be participating in the Dancing Classroom Program.  Click HERE for the letter home.

  • Chinese version is HERE.
  • Korean version is HERE.
  • Spanish version is HERE.

*Click here to view the Study Skills Tool Kit PowerPoint that was presented at the most recent PTA meeting. 

*Click here to view iPad tips for parents. 

*Click here to view the "ABCs of South Middle School."  This comprehensive look at the transition to middle school is the result of hard work by the Shared Decision Making Committee.


*Click here for information on the Great Neck PAL's Fall registration.

*Click here for information on "Connections: Hispanic-American Art in New York" at the Gold Coast Arts Center. 

*Click here for information on Speisball Basketball registration.  

*Click here for information on the Center for Science Teaching and Learning's Spooky Fest

*Click here to read about Halloween in Great Neck Plaza. 


Late Bus Schedules: 4:00; 4:30; 5:20; 6:30

Resource Centers
Homework Center  Room 622/624
Math Center Room 803
Foreign Language Center Room 404
Test Days (Primary/Secondary)(2014-15)
English  Tuesday/Thursday
Mathematics Monday/Wednesday
Science Friday/Tuesday
Social Studies Thursday/Monday
World Languages Wednesday/Friday
Extra Help Schedule (2014-15)
English Monday
Mathematics Thursday
Science Thursday
Social Studies Wednesday
World Languages Tuesday

2014 - 2015 Day Rotation Calendar

Please note that this calendar may change due to school closings

Click here for the PDF

New York State Middle School Assessments

Dates for 2014-2015





Tuesday, April 14- Thursday, April 16

6,7,& 8



Wednesday, April 22-Friday, April 24

6,7, & 8
Regents Exams
June 17-22



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Page last updated 10/24/14