Monday, August 12

Upcoming Events

Calendar:

Monday, August 12

  • 6th Grade Open House | 4:00PM-7:30PM
  • Cross Country Practice @ Sycamore Park | 3:00PM-4:15PM
  • Football Practice | 3:15PM-5:30PM

​​​​​​​Tuesday, August 13

  • Cross Country Practice @ Sycamore Park | 3:00PM-4:15PM
  • Volleyball Practice | 3:15PM-5:15PM
  • Football Practice | 3:15PM-5:30PM

Wednesday, August 14

  • First Day of School!
  • Cross Country Practice @ SMS | 3:00-4:15PM
  • Volleyball Practice | 3:15PM-5:15PM
  • Football Practice | 3:15PM-5:30PM

Thursday, August 15

  • Cross Country Practice @ SMS | 3:00-4:15PM
  • Volleyball Practice | 3:15PM-5:15PM
  • Setter Practice | 5:15PM-5:30PM
  • Football Practice | 3:15PM-5:30PM
  • Football Parent Meeting | 6:00PM-6:45PM

Friday, August 16

  • Cross Country Practice @ SMS | 3:00-4:15PM
  • Volleyball Practice | 3:15PM-5:00PM
  • Football Practice | 3:15PM-5:30PM

Announcements

6TH GRADE OPEN HOUSE – TONIGHT!

6th grade open house is tonight, Monday, August 12 beginning with a self-guided tour from 4:00 to 6:00PM (staff will not be available at this time). At 6:00, students and their parents can head to the Commons to meet the teachers, staff, and administration. The evening will conclude with an open house from 6:30 – 7:30PM. During this time, school supplies can be organized, students can practice their locker combinations, and a scavenger hunt will guide students on a tour of the building! More information can be found on the Sycamore Middle School website.

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

The first day of school is Wednesday, August 14. The front doors of the Middle School open at 7:30. While waiting to be dismissed to classrooms at 8:00AM, students may sit in the Commons to talk with friends, purchase breakfast, or load money on their lunch account. Class begins at 8:20AM.

After students are dismissed:

  • 6th Grade Students – report to first hour class, further directions will be given
  • 7th Grade Students – report to first hour class
  • 8th Grade Students – report to 8th Grade Extended Learning Area, then to first hour class

**Students will get lockers and combinations after arriving to first hour.**

PICTURE DAY

SMS picture day is Monday, August 19. Students will take these photos during their scheduled P.E. hour. To purchase picture packages online, please use order code 40081MA at inter-state.com/order.

7TH & 8TH GRADE OPEN HOUSE

On Tuesday, August 20 our seventh and eighth grade parents are invited to Open House. Please bring a copy of your child’s schedule, as you will be following it throughout the evening.

  • Eighth Grade will start at 6:00PM.
  • Seventh Grade will start at 7:30PM.

Parents of both grade levels are invited to meet our PE and Allied Arts teachers from 7:05-7:30 that evening.

For a detailed schedule for the evening, please visit the SMS website.

Health Information

6th grade students and new, out-of-state students to Sycamore Middle School are required to have a physical on file with the school nurse no later than 8:15AM on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. If records have not been received by this date, students will not be allowed to remain in school until these records have been returned to the school nurse. For additional information, please visit our Health Requirements, Physical Exams, and Immunizations webpage.