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WELCOME TO SCHOFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL!
     
Dr. Lloydette Young-Principal
Ms. Pamalia Schofield-Assistant Principal

Mr. Daniel Bartley-Assistant Principal
Ms. Katrina Brooks-Guidance Counselor
Ms. Carrie Myers-School Secretary
Ms. Angela Sherwood-School Bookkeeper
Mr. Steve Smith-Media Specialist
Mr. E. Rashad Roland-Attendance Aide/Parenting Coordinator
Ms. Latrece Quattlebaum-Instructional Coach 
Ms. Wendy Bailey-Career Specialist        
Ms. Leslie Bruno-School Nurse
Mr. R J Tray Nelson, III- Tech/Web/Newsletter

 

                                            SCHOFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL
                                             224 Kershaw Street, N.E.
                                             Aiken, SC 29801
                                             Tel:  (Main Office)- 803-641-2770
                                             Fax: (Main Office)- 803-641-2529
                                             Office Hours:  07:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

                   School Mascot: Fighting Rams      School Colors: Blue & Silver   
                          Character Creed: "I know what is right and I will do it!"                                                                    
                                                                                                                    
 
 
 
 
SMS STUDENT WINS ARES GO-KIT CONTEST!
A big congratulations to our very own SMS Ham Radio Club member Darby W. for earning 2nd place in the 2nd Annual Aiken County SC ARES GO-KIT Exhibition and Contest held at the Aiken Regional Medical Center (ARMC), SC.
 
SMS HAM RADIO CLUB SCHOOL CLUB ROUND UP RESULTS!
Congratulations to our very own Schofield Ham Radio student members with the results of the School Club round Up as of Thursday, October 23rd for our SMS Ham Radio Club are as follows: Total Contacts made by student club members are- 449 (39 Schools, 4 clubs, & 54 States, Provinces, or DX Contacts).  Our club is well on our way to double last year's competition totals which put us at 5th place in the Middle School Club category.
SCHOFIELD CANNED FOOD DRIVE STARTS!
The Schofield canned food drive begins today October 20th through November 7th! Help your community by giving a non-perishable canned food or item & turn in to your 1st Period classroom.
Top homeroom in each grade level will receive an ice cream and cupcake treat for collecting the most items!
BOB RICHARDS CONTEST INFORMATION
BOB RICHARDS AUTOMOTIVE’S 60 DAY $10K Giveaway benefiting ACPS! *TWO WAYS TO PARTICIPATE!  1.   Between Oct 1st & Nov. 30th “LIKE” Bob Richards’ FACEBOOK PAGE & Bob Richards will donate $1 to the ACSD, up to $5,000!  2.  Earn points for your favorite  Middle School (SMS)! Middle School with the most points gets $1,500!  You can earn up to 3 points for your school:   (A). Write your school’s name & tell why it’s the best. (B). Tell us you favorite teacher’s name. (C). Tell us you favorite Toyota or Nissan Model!
 
 
ORDER YOUR SCHOFILED T SHIRT!
 

It’s not too late!  You can still order a new Schofield Rams T-shirt.  Send your order form and payment to the office so you can be ready for all the athletic events and Spirit days!  School T-shirts are worn on many occasions throughout the year.  Be a part of the Schofield School Spirit.  Go RAMS!
Student’s name_____________________________________________________________
Grade Level_______________________________________________________________
T-shirt size:
Youth large___              Adult Medium___                       Adult X-Large__
Adult small___               Adult Large___                          Adult XX-Large__
All T-shirts are $12(XXXL add $2)    Cash or checks payable to the Schofield PTO.   THANK YOU!
 
SMS BI-LO POINT PROGRAM INFORMATION
SCHOFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL BI-LO POINTS PROGRAM!
Help Our School Earn Free Equipment and You Could Win Free Groceries and an iPod Nano!

 
The more you shop at BI-LO, the more chances you have to win Free Groceries and an iPod Nano.
Log on to http://www.bi-lo.com for our school.

Our school code is 5 4 2 2 3
This will automatically earn credit for our school, and earns you an additional entry each time you shop using your BI-LO BONUSCARD you can sign up for one at any BI-LO LOCATION.
Spring Into learning Contest!
First Prize           $500 BI-LO Gift Card Plus an iPod Nano.
Second Prize      $250 BI-LO Gift Card Plus an iPod Nano.

Back to School Contest!
First Prize         $500 BI-LO Gift Card Plus an iPod Nano.
Second Prize    $250 BI-LO Gift Card Plus an iPod Nano.
*See official rules at http://www.hometowneducationalrewards.com/rules
Help our school earn credit for free educational equipment by shopping at BI-LO and linking your BI-LO BONUSCARD to our SMS school Code- 54223 at http://www.bi-lo.com!
Scan your  linked BI-LO BONUSCARD when shopping and your could win free groceries and an iPod Nano.
IPod Nano, BI-LO, & BI-LO BONUS CARD are registered trade marks!

 


 
TEAM AWESOME MEMBERS ANNOUNCED!
Congratulations to the following students who were picked for the Schofield Academic Team- "TEAM AWESOME" for 2014-2015 as follows: Mariah H., Holly R., Dobby W., Gilric S., Susan L., Isiah H., Maddie H., Cole DeWitt., Mason C., Brianna W., Lia H., John L., Thomas M., Freddie J., Haydon L., Falon M., and Jeremiah S. Stay tuned for future time/date/ & place of future competitions! See Mr. Knowles in Room #509 for further information.
 
DR. YOUNG TAKES ICE CHALLENGE!
See Dr. Young at Schofield's PEP RALLY take the ICE CHALLENGE for ALS RESEARCH!
Go To:

https://www.youtube.com/embed/WQP7r6a7z8k?autoplay=1

A donation will be made to MDA.org


 
BETA CLUB TO COLLECT TABS FOR RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE!
The Beta Club will be collecting aluminum can tabs for the Ronald McDonald House in Augusta. Please start saving your tabs from soda, soup and vegetable cans. You can turn in your tabs to your 1st. period teacher or to Mrs. Paradise in room 505.
SMS RECEIVES PALMETTO SILVER AWARD!
On Tuesday, September 09, 2014, Schofield Middle School was recognized at the Aiken County School Board Meeting with the 2014-2015- Palmetto Silver Award for "Closing the Achievement Gap"! Congratulations to the Schofield faculty, students, and parents for their hard work in receiving this award!

Lloydette Young
Principal
Schofield Middle School
Aiken County Public Schools


 
PARENTS PLEASE USE "REMIND"!
Dr. Young created SMS Parents and Community Members on REMIND!
Remind is a simple way for you to stay informed and up-to-date with what's happening in your class. By joining your teacher's class on Remind, you're choosing to receive class messages via push notifications, SMS, or email. Don't worry,your p[hone number will not be shared with the teacher or anyone else in the class.


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BUY YOUR SMS YEARBOOK BY SEPT 21ST & SAVE!
YEAR BOOKS ARE ON SALE NOW ORDER YOURS BY SEPTEMBER 21ST TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF SPECIAL PRICES!

YEARBOOK $30.00 *(Includes Yearbook Only).
PERSONALIZE IT PACKAGE $36.50 * (Includes Yearbook & One Line of Personalization)>
SIGNATURE PACKAGE $45.00 *(Includes Yearbook & One Line of Personalization, Color
Autograph Section, & (8)- Eight Multicolor Signing Markers)!

*See Ms. Wren in Room # 415 for information or your order application now!

 
GERMAN CLUB INFORMATION
Any student interested in joining the SMS German Club please see Mr. Lader 7th Grade- Room #205 for more information!
NEW IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS
The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control recently added an additional Tdap requirement for the 7th grade for students attending school beginning in the 2014-2015 school year.All students entering seventh grade must receive or have already received a dose of Tdap vaccine on or after the 7th birthday.  Your child’s school will need a South Carolina Certificate of Immunization showing that he or she has received this newly required Tdap vaccine.

Please don’t wait—avoid the rush by making an appointment with your child’s healthcare provider today to get the required Tdap vaccine and other vaccines recommended for your child’s protection.

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modules/groups/homepagefiles/cms/2413607/File/Parent Letter for OTC Medication.pdf
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SMS ATHLETIC SCHEDULE 2014 2015
2014-2015 SCHOFIELD STUDENT SUPPLY LIST
 Please use this link for the Schofield Middle School Supply list for 2014-2015!

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ACORNS- Area Churches Organized to Reaching out and Nurturing Students

ACORN MENTOR PROGRAM-Kick off Week! 

We are excited that South Aiken Presbyterian and Friendship Baptist Church are collaborating with Schofield Middle again this year to provide mentors for our students.  

At Schofield Middle, we believe students need positive affirmation, encouragement, and assistance in setting goals.  Our mentors will serve as positive role models and commit to 30 minutes weekly to listen, encourage, tutor, finish projects and classwork, and assist in the development of goals.  

The commitment for volunteers who participate is one day per week during the child’s lunch period (about 30 minutes) throughout the school year, and the volunteer can pick the day he/she is available.  If we can start identifying volunteers from any congregation or community members who are interested in serving, they can start the screening and training process very quickly.  

Please contact Katrina Brooks or Wendy Bailey at 641-2770 or e-mail katrinab@acpsd.net