Sherman Middle School

January 24 - January 26

BEARCAT Happenings!

Sat., Jan. 22nd: Girl's & Boy's 7th & 8th grade B Team Basketball Tournaments

Mon., Jan. 24th: 6:30 p.m. SISD School Board Meeting - SISD Board Agenda

Thurs., Jan. 27th: BASKETBALL Games: 5:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Girl's Basketball vs. Denison Middle School - HOME - 5:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Boy's Basketball vs. Sanger Middle School - AWAY @ Sanger

Become a SMS Bearcat Builder!

SMS Bearcat Builders is an initiative to encourage parents, relatives, guardians, community members and other positive role models to become more active in our students’ education. The presence and involvement of parents/guardians and community partners protect children from many vulnerabilities. Engaged families and community members, whether living in or outside of home, help foster a child’s overall health and socio-emotional well-being. Statistics reveal when parents or positive role models are engaged in their student’s education they are more likely to:

• Learn more

• Perform better in school

• Exhibit healthier behavior

• Have fewer discipline problems

• Participate in extracurricular activities

• Enjoy school more

Sherman Middle School encourages parent and community involvement by:

1. Providing an opportunity for parents and community volunteers to get engaged.

2. Providing a structured environment for parents and community volunteers/student to have positive interactions.

3. Engaging parents/guardians in their children’s education.

4. Building stronger bonds between families, community members and our children.

Here are some ways you can be a part of what SMS is doing to become a "Bearcat Builder":

- Greeting at the door during arrival (High-fives & good mornings)

- Mentors

- Hallway greeters

- Lunch

- Building Projects

- Attend events

- Classroom connections: share careers, talents, etc..

- Supplies & material prep

- Chaperones

- Donations & Support

and much more! Become a SMS HERO! Become a Bearcat Builder!

CLICK HERE to get started!

SMS Character Awards!

We had students nominated by staff for the BIG 3 Award - students that exemplify the Big 3- respect-responsible-safe! Staff also nominated students for the Kindness Award! We chose students that stand out showing kindness to others! We are proud of all of our award recipients! We celebrated with fun and games!
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SMS Spelling Bee!

Congratulations to all the students who participated! We are proud of you!

1st Place - Rosanna Kim!

1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners received Chick-Fil-a gift cards and Rosanna Kim will move on to represent SMS @ Grayson county Spelling Bee! The Grayson County Spelling Bee will be held on Tuesday, February 8th at 2:00 p.m. at Grayson College - South Campus in Van Alstyne, TX !

Congratulations! We are BEARCATS!

A Honor Roll Celebration!

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SMS Basketball - Go Bearcats!

A/B Honor Roll Celebrations!

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CHOIR - Solo & Ensemble!

Choir students from Sherman Middle School participated in the Solo & Ensemble contest on January 22nd at Sherman Middle School. Students prepared solos and small ensembles that were part of the UIL Solo & Ensemble repertoire list. Students sang for judges who are all local music educators and voice teachers. Over 20 of Sherman Middle School’s choir students received the top score of a 1 on their solos and ensembles. Congratulations to all of Sherman Middle School’s choir students who participated in Solo & Ensemble!
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Suicide Prevention Awareness


Sherman ISD requires background checks for volunteers and other purposes. If you plan to volunteer or have been instructed to submit a background check, please review the following:

  • Completion of this form is required once each year.
  • Background checks are cleared at the end of the school year by the last week of June.
  • New background checks can be submitted for a new school year starting in July.
  • Use your legal name as it appears on your driver's license or other official ID.
  • This form requires either a Social Security Number or Visa Number in order to complete the application.
  • Background results may take 3-5 business days to complete.

To volunteer, you must fill out an application every year. Please click here to fill out an application.

We look forward to meeting you!

Who Are We? Bearcats!

Sherman Middle School serves 6th, 7th & 8th grade students with a wide variety of activities and opportunities where they can explore their full potential as young Bearcats both on campus and in the community. The campus provides a supportive school atmosphere that focuses on the development of well-rounded students by meeting the social and emotional needs of all students. All students are encouraged to be involved in both academics and extra-curricular activities and the campus encourages parents to become active educational partners to ensure success for all students.

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Sherman Middle School

Opening doors in the present, empowering students to confidently step into their future.

Amy Porter, Principal

2021-2022- Academic Calendar

SMS Administrative Team