SMS Online Auction Items Needed!

SMS Online Auction Items Needed!

Message from PTA
The auction is the PTA’s BIGGEST FUNDRAISER of the year! The money goes to enrichment activities, like field trips and NDI; classroom teacher support, including art and science supplies; technology upgrades; AP and general teacher training; and more. To succeed, WE NEED DONATIONS: AT LEAST ONE PER FAMILY (ONE PER ADVISORY FOR HIGH SCHOOL FAMILIES), but don’t hesitate to donate more! The more donations we receive, the more money we raise. DONATE BY November 11 Two ways to submit your donation: On our BiddingForGood auction homepage Or By downloading the 2018 SMS Auction Donation Form, filling it out, then dropping it in the PTA folder at the Kaufman Music Center front desk or with Lisa Stump at SMSHS.   SMS Online Auction will be live from NOVEMBER 16 to DECEMBER 2 at www.BiddingForGood.com  …
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Reach 100% and Win Prizes!

Reach 100% and Win Prizes!

Message from PTA
Please send your PTA Annual Contributions by 10/31. High School: Any Advisory to reach 100% receive Out Lunch Pass! Middle School: First Advisory to reach 100% gets their choice: elevator privileges OR Cupcake Party OR Pizza Party Lower School: First class to reach 100% receives Cupcake Party! Give Now: https://smsparents.org/giveonline/
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This Week at SMS – October 14

This Week at SMS – October 14

Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS Families! Last week, we had our first week of NDI at the elementary school, PSAT/NMSQT administration for juniors, a great turn out at the PTA meeting, a moving Cover Me (Aretha Franklin) competition at the high school, and an exciting new format for our high school open houses. Thank you to all the faculty, parents, and students that volunteered their time to make these successful events. FROM THE PTA:  We are looking for a parent volunteer to oversee the planning and execution of the Haunted House for the Halloween party on Saturday, October 27. If you are not already familiar with this event, a group of high school students create and man a "haunted house" in a side room off the cafeteria for the Elementary/MS students. If you are…
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This Week at SMS – October 7

This Week at SMS – October 7

Archive, Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS Families! I hope you are enjoying your long weekend. Everyone seems to have settled into their fall schedules and is hard at work. I want to send thanks to our guidance counselor, Patricia Skelly, for bringing a Juilliard rep in to speak with our high school students. This was just one of many college representatives that will come to speak with our students and answer questions about their school as well as their admissions/auditions process. I also want to send thanks to our PTA for underwriting a fun and valuable team building middle school trip to High Exposure. I have included a few pictures below.   8TH GRADE FAMILIES:  MySchools to Support Students through High School Admissions: The DOE’s new student enrollment system, called MySchools, is now available to families.…
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This Week at SMS – Sept 30

This Week at SMS – Sept 30

Archive, Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS Families! I hope everyone has been out enjoying this lovely weather as we move into autumn. I have attached October Calendars to this email for your monthly planning. Please note, there are separate calendars for the K-8 and the HS. As always, feel free to reach out to me with any questions, concerns, or things you would like to share with the larger SMS community.    3rd-8th grade Families: NYS TEST SCORES RELEASED State tests scores from the 2017-18 school year have been released.Click HERE to log in to your New York City Schools Account to see your student's scores. If you do not have an NYC Schools Account, please let me know, and I can assist you.   AT SMS: K-8 Families: KMC is closed on October 1 & 2 in observance of Shemini Atzeret and Simchas Torah, but school is…
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