Dear Students,

SC READY and SC PASS tests will take place at Sandhills Middle School from May 1st through May 9th. Details are listed below.

All Chromebooks and chargers are due at school for software updates and to check their condition on Monday, April 17th. The Chromebooks will remain at school throughout testing, which will end on May 9th. An informational packet regarding testing will be sent out soon.  Please let me know if you have any questions. 

Sincerely,

Mrs. Connelly

SC READY Brochure

SC PASS Brochure

Parent Letter

 

                                                    Testing Dates:

Date

Test

Grade Levels

Monday, May 1

ELA day 1 (Writing)

7th grade only

Tuesday, May 2

ELA day 1 (Writing)

8th grade only

Wednesday, May 3

ELA day 2  (Reading)

7th & 8th grade

Thursday, May 4

Math

Calculator session followed by no calculator session

7th & 8th grade

Friday, May 5

Science

7th & 8th grade

Monday, May 8

Social Studies

7th & 8th grade

Tuesday, May 9

Field Testing - Writing (Text Dependent Analysis)

7th & 8th grade

May 10-12

Make-ups

7th & 8th grade

 

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Our Vision


We want to be a student-centered, inquiry-based school 

where students use their 21st Century skills 

to master rigorous content across all disciplines.


Palmetto Silver Award

2010 - 2015

Palmetto Silver Closing the Gap Award, 2014


National BETA School of Distinction

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Congratulations to Tionah Sprinkle and Ms. Lux!

Greater Cayce-West Columbia Chamber of Commerce
 Student of the Month and Teacher of the Month

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Look at our garden grow!

Special Ed has received a $4,187 grant from Palmetto Pride/Litter Trashes Everyone to enhance and increase the size of the garden that students started last year. This grant includes: additional planter boxes, additional seating, garden arbors, supplies to increase the length of the pathway, lighting, and a variety of plants.

            

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Congratulations to Mr. Chris Register!


South Carolina Autism Society Teacher of the Year


He will be receiving this award at the annual conference on November 4, 2016.


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Congratulations to Mrs. Wendy Lux!


2016-17 SMS Teacher of the Year


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SMS Hours of Operation

                           7:30 a.m.   SMS Office Opens
                                                 Student drop-off begins.  
                                                 Universal breakfast begins in cafeteria.
                           7:40 a.m.   Car riders eating breakfast must arrive in cafeteria.
                           7:50 a.m.   Tardy Bell - Learning begins!

                                     PARENT MUST SIGN-IN STUDENTS ARRIVING AFTER 7:50 A.M.

                              2:20 p.m.    Cut-off for early student dismissal
                              2:50 p.m.    Dismissal / Car rider line begins
                              3:20 p.m.    Students must be picked up
                              4:00 p.m.    SMS Office Closes

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