June 15, 2019
Hello Warrior Families:
This Friday we held our annual 8th Grade Celebration. It was wonderful seeing so many of our 8th Grade Warriors celebrate their final year of middle school together at the masquerade-themed evening event. Students enjoyed the light dinner and dessert, masquerade mask-making table, photo booth, and DJ-run dancing. Many thanks to Ms. Porter, Mrs. Angerman, and our ASB students for organizing the event, and our many staff supporters who helped plan and prepare the event and were on hand to help celebrate 8th graders. We are excited to continue our end-of-year celebrations and activities next week with Field Day, Awards Assemblies, and our student/staff volleyball game on the last day. Let’s make it a great end of our year, Warriors!
Returning to SMS?
If you do not plan to return to Spanaway Middle School, please contact our registrar, Ms. Nichole Grace, at 253 - 683 - 5484, or you can email her at email@example.com.
Fines and Fees
As we prepare to close out the 2018 - 2019 School Year, please make sure that you are taking care of any fines or fees associated with your student’s account. Any outstanding fines and fees will impact your student’s ability to participate in end-of-year activities and will roll over into next year.
Yearbooks Now Available
The yearbook is currently on sale through June 20 at both the ASB Office and online at our website here for $25 each. Yearbooks have been released and can now be picked up in the ASB Office once purchased.
End-of-Year Events and Activities
We have a wide variety of events and activities and coming up as we prepare to finish the 2018 - 2019 School Year:
- PrideWear Turn-In for 8th Grade ONLY: Monday, June 17
- Field Day: Monday, June 17
- Locker Clean-Out: Tuesday, June 18 during Advisory
- SMS Awards Assemblies: Wednesday, June 19
- 6th Grade Awards: 7:45 - 8:30 a.m.
- 7th Grade Awards: 8:40 - 9:30 a.m.
- 8th Grade Awards: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
- Last Day of School: Thursday, June 20 (Early Release at 9:55 a.m.)
Skills USA Club Fundraiser
The Skills USA Club is hosting a Back to School Pack Sale fundraiser from May 28, 2019 - June 15, 2019, and again from August 5, 2019 - August 30, 2019. For $25, you receive the following supplies: #2 Pencils, Erasers, Spiral Notebooks, Pencil Pouch, Pens, Highlighters, Binder Dividers, 3-Ring Binder, College Ruled Paper, and a Ruler. Order online here, and email Ms. Noble at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Stay updated throughout the summer on our school website here, and on our Facebook page here. You can also find information to prepare for the 2019 - 2020 School Year here, as well.
8th Grade ONLY: Athletics at SLHS
For 8th graders transferring to Spanaway Lake High School next year and interested in playing fall sports, online paperwork is available after August 1. You must have a current physical on file with the high school. Tryout dates are as follows:
- August 21: Football
- August 26: Volleyball, boys tennis, boys and girls cross-country, boys and girls golf, and girls swim team
Have a great final week of school, Warriors!
Mrs. Shannon Leatherwood,
Spanaway Middle School