Hi all! With the change in seasons comes changes in our children’s day to day health! PLEASE, if your child has asthma or severe allergies, we need explicit written consent to treat them, and we need an inhaler or Epipen in our office. If you have any doubt […]


Dear Parents, Now that we are getting into the “swing” of a new school season, the PTA thought is would recap for you a summary of the Fundraising Efforts that will be forthcoming from the SMS PTA and the Kaufman Music Center. PTA Separate from Kaufman Music Center, the PTA […]

PTA Dues! PTA Dues!

  Where: SMS High School Cafeteria Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm Cost: $10 Adults / $5 Kids We will have food, raffles, face painting, a DJ, games & a very scary Haunted House!!!   For more information and volunteering opportunities please email    

SMS Halloween Party October 30th

Face The Music
  America’s only teen ensemble dedicated to music by living composers announces more than 20 performances at venues throughout NYC and beyond. Kaufman Music Center’s Face the Music kicks off the new season on Oct 18 at a 6-hour SONiC Festival marathon at Merkin Concert Hall with JACK Quartet, So Percussion, Derek […]

Face The Music announces 2015-16 Concerts Season!

Announcing a new After-School STEM program for 3-5th graders! We want to encourage scientific thinking, mathematical confidence, computer savvy, and above all, curiosity! Emphasis will be on exploration, asking questions, and having fun.  Classes will be on Friday afternoons on the 6th floor. We will take kids up from their […]

NEW After-School Program for 3 to 5!

New York Will Trim Common Core Exams After Many Students Skipped Them By ELIZABETH A. HARRIS    September 16, 2015  New York Times New York State’s standardized tests for third through eighth graders will be shortened this year, the education commissioner said on Wednesday, the latest retooling of a group of […]

An Update to the “Common Core”

Last year, our BoxTops 4 Education campaign raised over $500 for SMS.  That is $500 of free money for the school.  Now, what can be easier, or sweeter, than that.  All you have to do is shop, clip the box top coupon, send it in to the school and the […]

BoxTops 4 Education: Free Money For SMS!