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.
Attention all students: Please be aware that 2 tardies in one week equals a day of lunch detention.
ATTENTION 8th Grade Parents & Students: REQUIREMENTS FOR PROMOTION ACTIVITIES · Pass all classes and have credits to promote to 9th grade · No major discipline infractions (alternative placements) · Satisfactory citizenship (No U’s or N’s) · All library books turned in and no fines pending
Times for 8th Grade promotion ceremonies on May 25th:
9am for students in Ms. Chapin's ELA classes
11am for students in Mrs. Alexander's ELA classes
Last Day of School: May 25th for 8th grade. The last day for 7th grade students is May 26th at 11am - buses will run at that time.
8th Grade Panoramic pictures are here. Please pick them up at lunchtime. We have a few extra if you would like to buy one for $20.00
FHS Vaqueros Basketball Camp: For all students enrolled in 3rd through 7th grades from June 6th - 8th at SMS. The cost is $50 - register by May 27th. Forms are available in the office.
*** 8th Grade Runners There will be a high school cross country meeting Wednesday, May 18 at 6:30pm in the Career Center at Fernley High School. Anyone planning on or thinking about coming out for high school cross country in the fall must be at this meeting.
Attention 7th Graders: will be participating in a fun filled field day on the last day of school. Make sure that you do not receive detention for behavior, APEP or have a U in citizenship. Also, make sure all library and text books are returned.
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