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:
SPRING BREAK: April 21-25
Homework Club: every Tuesday in Ms. Rumbaugh's room #609 from 2:15pm - 3:30pm. It is open to all students - come whenever you need help with assignments. We also offer study hall every morning in the library at 7:15am & during lunch on Tuesdays & Thursdays.
AR store is open Wednesday and Friday before school 7:10 – 7:25am . Advisory classes will visit the store according to a set schedule. Please check out the case in the hallway in front of boys and girls club! It has all the merchandise that you can purchase with AR points and/or silver tickets. Take a look and see what you can start working toward. Also, suggestions for prizes can be submitted to Ms. Summers or Ms. Bradley. Sooooo... keep reading and taking those AR tests for points!!!! _____________________________________________________
8th Grade Students & Parents: we will be selling class of 2018 T-shirts. The back of the shirt will have 2018 on it with each student’s name. T-Shirts will go on sale at the end of March for $10.00. The next fundraiser is a raffle for 10 themed gift baskets; Spa Day, Car Wash, Game Night, Beach Fun, Movie Night, Gardening, Coffee, Ice Cream Sundae, BBQ & UNR/RENO ACES fan pack. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. The last day to purchase a ticket is May 6th.
Yearbooks: are on Sale for $30 and they are going fast…..so if you want a memory of your 7th or 8th grade year come to the office and purchase one!
AYSO Registration @ FIS: April 16th from 6pm to 8pm, May 1st 6pm to 9pm, May 10th from 10am to 2pm and May 21st from 6pm to 8pm. More information is available in the office.
The Library: is open all week during lunch for study hall & make-up work.
Chess Club: every Tuesday after school. Join us in the library after school until 3pm on Tuesdays, whether you are a beginner or expert.
FHS Cheer: Pick up an information packet in the office.
Listen up, 7th and 8th graders! The end of the year is fast approaching, when we will have to say farewell and good luck to all of our 8th graders. Don’t say it! Give a Shout Out! Purchase a “Shout Out” for your 8th grade friends for only $5. You don’t have to purchase one alone if you and a buddy go in on it! The “Shout Outs” will be going up in the hallway by the gym right up to promotion so that all the people coming can read them! So don’t just say farewell, give a “Shout Out”!
Attention 8th graders interested in participating in Upward Bound: The applications are due on April 30th. Please make sure that your name is at the top of all of the pages and that you have given the letters of recommendation to your teachers. You need to make sure to turn in your portions to Mrs. Adamson on or before the April 30th deadline.
2014 Honor Society Induction May 7, 2014
Spring Band Concert May 13 at 6:30 pm
Drama Club Show, May 15 at 6:30 pm
Spring Choir Concert, May 20th at 6:30 pm
4.0 Dinner, May 19th TBD
Memorial Day, No School May 26, 2014
8th Grade Promotion Ceremony May 29, 2014 Orange team (Munier, Rumbaugh, Baumann, Fulton) at 9am Black team (Cecconi, Gale, Adamson, Chapin) at 11 am
8th Grade Promotion Dance Thursday, May 29th from 7pm to 10:00pm
Last Day of School for 7th Grade, May 30, 2014
SMS Strives to be a Bully Free Zone! Get NDE Bully-Prevention tips at http://bullyfreezone.nv.gov/.
SMS Anonymous Text Line: 775-400-0910 Report bullying or other dangerous situations.