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There will be an incoming 9th grade parent orientation program at South High on Monday, February 26th at 7:00 PM. Click HERE for info.



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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): Author Stacey Lee visit, 2/13 & 2/14; 8th grade trip to see Hamilton, 4/18; Dancing Classroom culminating event, 4/23...

*Click HERE for the 2nd Quarter PTA Newsletter.

*Middleview​, the South Middle School newspaper, is challenging the students of South Middle to participate in the New York Times' upcoming editorial writing contest.  An editorial is a newspaper article that gives an opinion on a current news topic.  How do you feel about today's politics? Technology? Fashion? Middleview​ is urging students to write about a topic that interests them.  Finished articles can be given to Mrs. Dervin in room 610 or Mrs. Klein in room 623; these two teachers will help students submit the assignment to the New York Times.  All entered essays will also be featured in our school's Middleview paper.  The New York Times contest ends on April 5, so students are encouraged to get writing!  Please see Mrs. Dervin or Mrs. Klein for additional information.​  Students can also check out all New York Times 2017-18 writing contests at the following Student Contest 

*On Wednesday, April 18, the entire eighth grade class will be going to NYC to see the Broadway smash Hamilton. Click HERE for more info and HERE for the permission slip.


*Click HERE for all 2018-19 Registration Info.

*Click HERE for the Dancing Classroom parent letter. 

*There will be a meeting for the parents of incoming 6th Graders on Monday, 3/19.  Click HERE for all of the info.

*The 2017-2018 Genesis Yearbook is now on sale.  The cost is $50+tax.  In addition, you can place an ad to celebrate your child and his/her accomplishments.  Click on the following links to get you to the correct ordering page.  If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Gerber at:



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*The Community Action Committee reminds you to bring in Box Tops for Education. Please bring in any box tops dated 3/1/18 or later to Ms. Bazzani and Mrs. Klein in room 623 by February 15. Box Tops profits are used for community donations such as  our school-wide support of and participation in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life event, and contributions to Autism Speaks and Donors Choose.   To find out more about the Box Tops for Education program, please visit: https://www.boxtops4education.com/​ .  Please bring in your Box Tops today!

*Mindfulness is a state of active, open attention on the present. When you're mindful, you observe your thoughts and feelings from a distance, without judging them good or bad. Instead of letting your life pass you by, mindfulness means living in the moment and awakening to experience.

  • Click HERE for an acrostic on Mindfulness.  
  • Click HERE for Mindfulness Tools.  


Resource Centers
Homework Center  Room 622/624
Math Center Room 803
Foreign Language Center Room 404
Test Days (Primary/Secondary)(2017-18)
English  Friday/Tuesday
Mathematics Thursday/Monday
Science Wednesday/Friday
Social Studies Tuesday/Thursday
World Languages Monday/Wednesday



Extra Help Schedule (2017-18)
English Thursday
Mathematics Wednesday
Science Tuesday
Social Studies Monday
World Languages Thursday
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