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February 19, 2023

No School- Monday 2/20


Congratulations to Luke Huber for coming in 2nd place in the Northeast Ohio Math Competition. He will now be going to the state competition in March! Congratulations, Luke!

Also, SMS will be hosting a GCCTM (Math Tournament) on March 4th at Strongsville Middle School, we are looking forward to supporting our Mathmagicians and their talent!

Tech with Seniors

Mr. Lipowski and the Captain Team (6) created a community service project for their 6th grade students. Students are selected to attend this event by earning good grades and demonstrating positive behavior.

The team was featured in Channel 5 news this week HERE.

Take a look at this great event and opportunity for our students and community! Great job, Captains!



If you are interested in ordering your son/daughter a SMS YEARBOOK please click on the link below.

You have the option to order the yearbook on line! It is simple and easy to do. Don't miss out on all the memories from the 2022-2023 school year!


HERE is link

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SMS Raises $7000 For LLS!

SMS was proud to support Leukemia and Lymphoma Society as well as SHS student, Cal Klinzing. Cal has been chosen as the Strongsville H.S. Student Visionaries of the Year Candidate for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s annual campaign. His campaign runs until March 18, 2023.

Cal is a Strongsville junior and a varsity basketball player who has until March 18 to raise $75,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Student Visionary of the Year Program. All (100%) of the money raised goes directly to the LLS in support of its longstanding mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myeloma and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

Cal has a passion to help and is looking for some assistance from friends, family and the community at large. Any donation will help. Please consider making a difference now.

Thank you so much toa ll of our students and families for supporting this effort. We are grateful for you and your help. Below is a link to Cal’s fundraising page.


Congratulations Team of the Month: Media Center/Makerspace

Our Media Center works to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all, supports classroom learning, innovative projects and a safe place to disconnect, read and create. Not to mention provides support to students and staff with curricular projects and technical support!
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Model Mustang Staff of the Month

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9th Grade Scheduling Information

9th Grade Scheduling Information

The scheduling window for 8th graders to choose their courses for 9th grade begins on February 13th and ends February 22nd. 9th Grade class registration can be done on your own at any time when the portal is open, but all students will have the opportunity to complete their registration at school on Thursday, February 16th in their social studies class. Please be sure to talk with your child prior to that day about their courses for next year. To assist in choosing classes, please reference the following resources:


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Don’t miss the return of the Harlem Wizards to Strongsville on Tuesday, March 7 at 6:30pm. Watch the Wizards compete in a fun-filled basketball game against a team of SCS All-Stars (Teachers & Staff) in the SHS Main Gymnasium. Proceeds from this night will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Purchase tickets online HERE.


SMS Rocks Mardi Gras - Fri. Feb 24th 7-9:30 pm

This Feb 24th, SMS Rocks celebrates all things good with a Mardi Gras Masquerade Color Party!

6th = Wear Purple
7th = Wear Gold/Yellow
8th = Wear Green


  • $12 Online (until Noon on 2/24)
  • $12 @ SMS Lunch Sales (1/31, 2/1, 2/15, 2/16, 2/21)
  • $13 @ Door on Event Night

Tickets: https://tinyurl.com/SMSrocksMardiGras2023
Volunteers: https://tinyurl.com/MardiGrasVolunteersROCK


SMS Athletics Newsletter

HERE is the updated SMS Athletics Newsletter. Congrats to our teams this week and a successful winter sports season!

SHS Cheer Tryouts

SHS Cheer Tryouts for the 23-24 season will be March 27-March 31st. If you are interested in trying out please scan the QR code to register for tryouts. There will be a mandatory parent/cheerleader meeting on March 6th at 6pm in the auditorium.

SMS Track and Field

2023 7th & 8th Grade

Strongsville Middle School

HERE is the link to get you started into Final Forms which is the system we use to fill out forms, physicals, emergency info, etc. HERE is a link to the OHSAA physical form.

HERE is a quick checklist for more communication!

Strongsville Youth Lacrosse

Strongsville Youth Lacrosse - Registration for Spring Season NOW OPEN!
Come be a part of America’s fastest growing sport. Strongsville Youth Lacrosse has been growing since 2008 and registration for the 2023 spring season is now open for boys and girls in 2nd-8th grades! Indoor practices begin mid-February and the outdoor season runs from late March through May. All experience levels welcome. Specific registration information can be found at https://www.strongsvillelacrosse.com/.

Girls Youth Strongsville Golf Camp

Join Strongsville High School Golf Team coaches and varsity golf players at the Girls Youth Strongsville Golf Camp! The camp is open to girls in 4th - 8th grades and focuses on developing the proper techniques in the golf swing, as well as improving skills for the short game and putting. The camp fee is $100 and will be held once a week in April and May from 6pm - 7pm at Valleaire Golf Club (6969 Boston Rd. / Hinckley). The Girls Youth Strongsville Golf Camp is open to golfers at any skill level. Click HERE for additional information and click HERE to register.
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SCS Anonymous Reporting System

Parents/students have access to our anonymous reporting system. CLICK HERE to access. The more information shared when reporting, the better chance we have to investigate and support.

Follow SMS on Instagram @ STRONGSVILLEMIDDLESCHOOL or @TheSMSMustangs on Twitter!

Strongsville Middle School


Mrs. Boytim: jboytim@scsmustangs.org

Mrs. Peters/Mr. Howell: jpeters@scsmustangs.org, chowell@scsmustangs.org

Mr. Szczepanski: bszczepanski@scsmustangs.org


Mrs. Pietrocini (6): spietrocini@scsmustangs.org

Mrs. Marozsan (Staats) (7): astaats@scsmustangs.org

Mrs. Gerber (8): kgerber@scsmustangs.org