Schofield Middle School Home Page
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Upcoming Events
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2016-2017 School Year Registration





Schofield Middle 2016-2017 Registration
 6th grade only-Registration/Orientation 

 August 4, 2016  
11:30am-6pm
7th-8th grade-Registration
August 9, 2016
11:
30am-6pm
Proof of Residency Requirements

Parents of returning students will not need to provide a proof of residency.

Parents of new students must provide the following proofs of residency:
            • Two proofs of residency in the custodial parent’s name will be required.

◦ A current rental agreement, mortgage contract or statement, or property tax receipt (listing the custodial parent's name on the property)

◦ and a current water or power bill with the service address listed. (cable and internet bills are not acceptable)

•A copy of the student’s official state-issued birth certificate

•A copy of the student’s SC Immunization Record

SCHOOL REGISTRATION FEES:

Regular Lunch Fees
$45 Registration fee
$15 Band (add-on fee)
$15 Strings (add-on fee)
$35 Band Instrument Rental (add-on fee)

Reduced Lunch Fees
$7.35 Registration fee
$15 Band (add-on fee)
$15 Strings (add-on fee)
$35 Band Instrument Rental (add-on fee)

Free Lunch Fees
$0 Registration fee
$15 Band (add-on fee)
$15 Strings (add-on fee)
$35 Band Instrument Rental (add-on fee)

Note: All Band and Strings students pay full price for Band and Strings whether they are full pay, reduces pay, or free.


 

Summer Information
Summer Reading GT Science 8th Grade

Summer Reading GT Science 7th Grade

Use this summer to get ahead!! Students may take Keyboarding and/or Computer Applications during the summer for high school credit! See the flyer for further information or contact the main office. **UPDATE** The $100 fee has been waived for these courses. You do not have to wait until the summer school registration opens to register for these classes. Create an account through VirtualSC to get started. See this tutorial for how to create your student account and also how to select courses.

 
Run United
Schofield Middle supporting the community! 
Check out the video to see us in the Run United Commercial


 
Family Math and Science Night


 


 

Junior Model United Nations Competition
Schofield Middle students participated in the Junior Model United Nations Competition

Joye in Aiken Performing Arts Festival

Schofield Middle School students find ‘Joye’ in musical expression

Faculty/Staff Recognition
Congratulations to our 2016 Teacher of the Year 

Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Monica Mance
7th Grade Social Studies Teacher


Congratulations to our 2016 First Year Teacher of the Year 


Ms. Miller
Guidance Counselor

Congratulations to our GEM (Giving Even More) Staff Member of 2016


 Mrs. Angela Mitchum



 
NSBE
Schofield students participating in the NSBE Conference at Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School.  Our students won the science competition.

 


Joint Science and Technology Institute
The Joint Science and Technology Institute (JSTI) is an all-expense paid residential STEM program that offers participants the opportunity to participate in research projects mentored by Department of Defense research scientists.  The program offers exposure to scientific research through hands-on projects, enabling attendees to work with real-world scientists, and increase participants’ awareness of career opportunities in related fields.

For current high school students, JSTI offers a two-week, all expenses paid, residential program; for middle school students (JSTI-MS) a one-week all expenses paid residential program; and for teachers, current high school STEM teachers, the JSTI is a two-week, all expenses paid residential program.

JSTI will provide teachers with world–class laboratory research experiences with research scientists. Teachers will learn to integrate research experiences into their classroom, experience the interdisciplinary nature of research, and increase their awareness of career opportunities in related fields.

To learn more about this program, go to http://www.orau.org/center-for-science-education/events/jsti/default.html

If you have any questions please see Denise Baken's contact information below. 
 
DENISE N. BAKEN, Ph.D
President
Shield Analysis Technology, LLC
571-428-2137 (o)
703-474-6320 (c )


New Technician Class Amateur Radio Operators
Schofield Middle School, Aiken, SC radio club N4SMS welcomes new Technician Class Amateur Radio Operators to the hobby.

At a recent ceremony the newest persons who earned their Technician Class FCC license were recognized for their achievement. Then new Hams are members of the Schofield Middle School Radio Club and the Mother of one of the new licensees.

From left to right in the above photo are KM4QJL-Sonya Adams, her son KM4QJK-Christian Adams, KK4FCI-Richard Nelson Faculty Advisor, KQ4KK-Kent Hufford-K4NAB Member and Club Elmer and KM4QJM-Ella Dietzel.


The new HAMs were also given a new radio and instructions on how to use and a list of local repeaters and net times where they were encouraged to get on the air. Their success was preceded by intensive preparation for taking the test during club meetings and other sessions outside of club meetings. Congratulations Sonya, Christian and Ella. (Photo and story by NC8N-Mike Newland) 


Cookies and Character Social
"Celebrating Good Character"
November & December Honorees
 


SMS Visit Residents at the Croft House
7th & 8th grade Chorus students sang Christmas Carols, visited with
the seniors and donated socks

 

SMS Ham Radio Club is featured on the International pod cast Ham Nation.

Amateur Radio Newsline headlines for Ham Nation. December 9, 2015.
watch video segment 0:00 - 0:45
Mr. Poppy from SREL visited the 6th grade science classes.  
http://srel.uga.edu/​


Group 1 Spelling Bee  
   

Congratulations Jaelyn Richardson, 2nd Place Winner!
Congratulations to Jaelyn for placing 2nd place in the Group 1 Spelling Bee.  
We would also like to thank Mason Collins and De'Shaun Potts for their participation and support.