Attention 8th Grade Parents

New date for Freshmen Welcome!!!

Freshmen Welcome moved to Monday, May 9

Our "SMHS Freshmen Welcome", originally scheduled for May 4, will be moved to Monday, May 9.

-- New date: May 9, 2016.

-- Same time: 6:30-7:30 pm.

-- Same place: SMHS Gymnasium.

We have realized that some of the 8th grade classes are gone this week with school activities. We also realize that May 9 is a track meet for several 8th graders. However, we hope you can stop by our Freshmen Welcome next Monday, May 9.


1. Introduction of SMHS Administrators.

2. Coaches will sign up students for all sports.

3. Cake :)

Summer dress code will be emailed next week to those students who are enrolled in one or more Summer Session classes.

Regular dress code will be sent to you at the end of June after it is approved.

Mark your calendars:

-- Aug 6 -- 8:00-10:00 am; Sports Physicals offered at SMHS.

-- Aug 15 - Fall sports can begin. Many coaches will hold tryouts on the first few days of this week.

-- Aug 15 -- 2:00-6:00 pm; Freshmen Orientation/Link Crew Day. Freshmen will receive their schedules as well as their Edline account information.

-- Aug 15 - 5:00-6:00 pm; New Parent Orientation. Parents will receive their Edline account information.

-- Aug 15 - 6:00 pm; Welcome Back Picnic. All new and returning families are welcome.

-- Aug 17 - 7:40 am - 3:05 pm; First Day of School. All School Mass at 8:00 am in the SMHS gym. "Mass dress" for students is not required that day. Parents and families are welcome.

-- Aug 23 - 6:00-8:00 pm; Back to School Night. Parents meet the teachers by following their student's schedule for 10 minute classes.

If you have any questions, please call us at (719) 635-7540 ext. 16.


Robyn Cross, Jeanne Cichon, Jane Cummings

SMHS Admissions & Student Life Team