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 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.
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 on sale. Save money and buy now for $25.00. Price goes up to $30 in January. You should get a flier in Advisory or there are some in the office.
VB Open Gym Volleyball open gym will start 11/3-12/17 on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6:30-8:00. Tryouts will be after the break. Thank you, Coach King
No School: November 25th, 26th & 27th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Also, December 21st through January 3rd for Winter Break.
Challenge yourself and join the fun. Go to the site below to practice for the first ever SMS Geography Bee. Seventh and eighth grade students will have preliminary competition on December 14th and/or 15th. Ten top students will compete in the Silverland Geo Bee on January 27th, 2016. You never know, you might be a winner!
* FAMILIES * STUDENTS * COMMUNITY MEMBERS *
We have contracted with MGT of America to design master and strategic plans to improve our district, but we need YOUR input! Please help us to build the most effective plan by completing the online survey and attending a Town Hall Meeting.
The survey link is: http://lcsd.questionpro.com and will only take a few minutes to complete. It will be open until November 6th.
Town Hall Meeting:
Tuesday, November 3: Fernley Elementary @ 6pm
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