Stayton Middle School Bulletin
JANUARY 8, 2020
SIS/SMS MISSION STATEMENT
We empower, nurture, and inspire ALL students through relationships that create confident successful learners for an ever changing society.
SIS/SMS VISION STATEMENT
Culture. Relationships. Future Ready
HAPPY NEW YEAR DANCE THIS FRIDAY - SEE POLICY BELOW
Please see the dance policy below to make sure your child is permitted to attend the dance. Students are being notified today if they are on the No Dance List. Those who are ineligible due to grades have until Friday to bring up their grades.
Dance eligibility is based on attendance and behavior from “dance to dance”. Administrators may modify the minimum dance requirements on a case-by-case basis when appropriate.
• Have no major referrals
• Must be in school for the entire day on the day of the dance
• Maintain a good academic standing with no more than one F on the day of the dance
If you have any questions, please call the SMS office at 503-769-2198.
Jan. 8 - 4:00 pm, Girls Basketball vs Cascade - 8th grade games flipped times for this game only
Jan. 9 - 3:00 pm, Yearbook Club
Jan. 9 - 4:00 pm, Girls Basketball vs Yamhill Carlton
Jan. 9 - 4:00 pm, Wrestling at Nestucca High School
Jan. 10 - 6:00 to 8:00 pm, PTC Happy New Year Dance
Jan. 13 - 4:00 pm, Girls Basketball at Newport
Jan. 14 - 4:00 pm, Wrestling at Lebanon
Jan. 14 - 7:00 pm, 7/8 Choir Concert in SMS cafeteria
Jan. 15 - 4:00 pm, Girls Basketball vs Neil Armstrong
Jan. 16 - 3:30 pm, First dance team practice
Jan. 20 - NO SCHOOL - MLK JR. DAY
Jan. 21 - 3:15 pm, First day of Boys Basketball practice
Jan. 22 - 5:00 pm, Boys Basketball parent meeting in SMS gym
Jan. 23 - 2:15 pm, SMS Student of the Quarter Assembly
Jan. 24 - NO SCHOOL - GRADING DAY
CONNOR SMITH SELECTED TO ALL STATE BAND
7/8 BOYS BASKETBALL BEGINS JANUARY 21
Practice for 7/8 boys basketball begins on Tuesday, January 21 right after school and will end at 5:00 pm. Athletes must be cleared to participate in practice, which means they must have a participation form and current sports physical turned in to the office by Thursday, January 16. There will be a PARENT MEETING on Wed., Jan. 22 at 5:00 pm in the SMS gym.
IMMUNIZATION EXCLUSION DAY - FEB. 19
EXAM SCORES AND SLEEP
Surprise! Exam scores benefit from months of regular sleep and night-to-night consistency is at least as important as how long you snooze. Getting enough good quality sleep every night — week in and week out — is key to optimizing exam grades, a new study finds.
See link below to article.