Welcome to SMS!
1100 Jasmine Lane
Fernley, NV, 89408
(775) 575-1575 /FAX (775) 575-1566
Help Line (775) 400-0910 - report anonymously
Office hours are from from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. School hours are 7:25am to 2:15 pm Monday Through Thursday & 7:25am to 1:15pm on Fridays.
Our Purpose: The mission of Silverland Middle School is to foster academic and social success for students while teaching responsibility and respect in a safe learning environment.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS & DATES:
Homework Club: is open to all students, 7th and 8th grade and is offered every Tuesday in Ms. Rumbaugh's room #609 (yellow hall). When you attend homework club, you must stay until 3:30 and there are no buses to take you home. So, you must be picked up at 3:30 or walk home.
Tutoring: every Wednesday from 2:30pm to 3:30pm in Computer Lab 705.
8th Grade Parent Committee: We will be meeting on Tuesday, February 9th at 6:30pm in the main office. We will be discussing plans and forming committees for the 8th grade promotion dance. Please join us, if you are interested in helping out.
No School: Monday, February 15th - President's Day
Be Kind Shirts We have orange "Be Kind" shirts on sale for $8.00. Please get one while they last!
Attention all students: Please be aware that 2 tardies in one week equals a day of lunch detention.
The PE Dept. is selling sweat shirts & sweat pants for $20.00 each. Please see samples see in the office.
National Junior Honor Society: is pre-selling Valentine’s Dance tickets during 7th and 8th grade lunches. The pre-sale price is $4.00. The tickets increase to $5.00 at the door the day of the dance. We look forward to seeing you at the event February 12th from 6-8 pm! NJHS is also selling fresh, long stem carnations of assorted colors for $1.00 per stem. There is a limited supply available so get them soon before they are sold out. The carnations will be delivered during advisory on February 11th. See any NJHS member during lunches for tickets and carnations!
PTA Meeting: on Monday, February 22nd at 6:30pm in the main office.
5K Fun Run:There will be a 5K & 2.5K fun run on Saturday, Feb. 27 at the Fernley High School. This is a fundraiser for the Fernley High School Cross Country team. Get your family and friends and have some fun! Registration forms can be picked up in the office, only $5 for students.
Attention 8th Graders: Bring in your baby pictures to the office for the yearbook. The pictures will be returned in the Spring. Put your first and last name on the back along with your advisory teachers’ name.
Boys & Girls Club would like to remind everyone that they're down the hall in room 508. It's only $20 for the year to join. Please stop by and talk to Miss Kaliegh or Miss Norma Jean for more details.
Box Tops: Please collect and turn in box tops to Mrs. Valentine in the library. Please help the PTA earn new books!
Yearbooks: are now $30. Please pick up a flier in Advisory or there are some in the office.
Please check Lost & Found for your missing items. All unclaimed items will be donated.
Pencils for a Cause: We have pencils for sell in the office for .25 each all proceeds will go to help pay for cancer treatments for a student's mom.
We are proud to announce that SMS has been deemed a "5 Star" school by the Nevada Dept. of Education for the 2014 school year! A 5-Star School is among the highest performing schools in Nevada in student proficiency and/or growth on the State Assesments. For more information click this link: Nevada Performance Framework Report