This Week at SMS – October 7

This Week at SMS – October 7

Archive, Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS Families! I hope you are enjoying your long weekend. Everyone seems to have settled into their fall schedules and is hard at work. I want to send thanks to our guidance counselor, Patricia Skelly, for bringing a Juilliard rep in to speak with our high school students. This was just one of many college representatives that will come to speak with our students and answer questions about their school as well as their admissions/auditions process. I also want to send thanks to our PTA for underwriting a fun and valuable team building middle school trip to High Exposure. I have included a few pictures below.   8TH GRADE FAMILIES:  MySchools to Support Students through High School Admissions: The DOE’s new student enrollment system, called MySchools, is now available to families.…
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This Week at SMS – Sept 30

This Week at SMS – Sept 30

Archive, Lisa's Weekly Notes
Hello SMS Families! I hope everyone has been out enjoying this lovely weather as we move into autumn. I have attached October Calendars to this email for your monthly planning. Please note, there are separate calendars for the K-8 and the HS. As always, feel free to reach out to me with any questions, concerns, or things you would like to share with the larger SMS community.    3rd-8th grade Families: NYS TEST SCORES RELEASED State tests scores from the 2017-18 school year have been released.Click HERE to log in to your New York City Schools Account to see your student's scores. If you do not have an NYC Schools Account, please let me know, and I can assist you.   AT SMS: K-8 Families: KMC is closed on October 1 & 2 in observance of Shemini Atzeret and Simchas Torah, but school is…
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Top 2018 Test Scores in NYC!

Top 2018 Test Scores in NYC!

SMS In The News
We did it again! Dear all, I’m delighted to write you today to share some wonderful news about Special Music School. The New York City Department of Education recently announced its highest performing schools during the 2017-18 school year. We are delighted to report that once again, Special Music School was ranked as the #1 elementary school in New York State, based on state test results. The School was ranked as the #2 middle school. More details about the rankings are here. Our students’ exceptional performance is a testament to the outstanding education they are receiving at Special Music School. This speaks to the remarkable role that music education plays in enabling academic achievement. The success of our students would not be possible without the partnership of everyone in this community,…
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5 Easy ways to support SMS!

5 Easy ways to support SMS!

Message from PTA
  Collect Box Tops Shop at Amazon.com via SMS PTA Website Shop Boon Supply https://www.boonsupply.com/collections/all?fundraiser=87377 Get gifts for family, friends or yourself and household items at Boon Supply and SMS earns 50% of ALL SALES! Shop Mabel’s Labels for all your labeling needs while supporting SMS. https://mabelslabels.com/c/?funId=7345&cur_website=us_website  Get your Fairway Community partner card at the PTA Meetings or from Lisa Stump (or Laura or Ann) 3% of every purchase goes directly to SMS  
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