Welcome to SMS!
1100 Jasmine Lane
Fernley, NV, 89408
(775) 575-1575 /FAX (775) 575-1566
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: Please join us every Tuesday after school from 2:30pm to 3:30pm in Ms. Rumbaugh's room #609. This is open to all students. Attendance will be taken and turned into the office.
AR Store: stop by and check out the display case by the green hall. AR is now active for all 7th and 8th graders. You can start taking tests at your convenience
VFW Essay Contest: is due to the office by Oct.24th. Please pick up more information in the office.
Attention 8th Graders: It’s your turn to shine….bring in your baby picture for the yearbook! Bring your baby picture to the office with your name and Advisory on the back.
Yearbooks are now on sale! They are $25.00 until January 20th then the price goes up to $30 so buy now and save!
Parent/Teacher Conferences: will be on Oct. 22nd from 12pm to 3pm and from 4pm to 6pm and on Oct. 23rd from 12pm to 3pm. Conferences are on a drop in basis - no appointment is necessary. Students will be released at 11am both days.
Halloween Dance: NJHS is sponsoring a Halloween dance on Friday, Oct. 24th from 5pm to 7pm. Admission is $3.00 and your school ID. Costumes must be school appropriate - no weapons or masks will be allowed.
Intramurals: Basketball playoffs start Wednesday. check the brackets by the office on the way out. Championship games will be Thursday. *Dodgeball will be the intramural sport for the 2nd 1/4. Get your teams of 6 players ready. Signups will start after Halloween.
No School: on October 31st in observance of Nevada Day.
Boys Basketball: Please pick up Evidence of Insurance forms and practice schedules in the office. Try-outs will be on Monday, Oct. 20th and Tues., Oct. 21st. 7th grade will try-out at 6am and 8th grade will try-out at 2:30pm both days.
Fernley Wrestling Club Sign-ups: will take place at the Dan Glass State Farm office (79 7th Street Ste. 1, next to 7-11) on Monday, Oct. 10th & Tuesday, Nov. 18th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. The fee is $145.00 for the first wrestler, $135.00 for each additional wrestler per family. Practices will be at FHS, Mon. - Thurs. from 6pm - 8pm Dec. - March.
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 growthon the State Assesments. For more information click this link: Nevada Performance Framework Report