JOIN THE AWARD-WINNING SMS PTA FOR 2018-2019!
Support the SMS students and teachers by showing that you value your child’s education by joining the PTA. Your membership helps pay for student programs, parent education programs, teacher resources, student socials, and so much more! While we encourage you to be involved however your time and talents allow, joining PTA does not obligate you to volunteer. It’s simply the easiest and most affordable way to be involved in your child’s education. Memberships start at less than $12 and students are only $5 with a parent membership! As a benefit to members only, you will have access to an online directory as well as PTA member discounts. Student members receive special discounts during our spring and fall socials and have the opportunity to be involved in leadership opportunities.
This year we are striving to have one member of the PTA for every student of the school. By joining, you are helping us give every child a voice on issues directly affecting their school experience. Please help us reach our goal.
Click here to see all of our PTA awards!
It's Red Ribbon Week 10/22-26! Commit to be DRUG FREE by wearing RED on Friday, October 19th to kick-off our great week. There'll be lots of fun activities and daily dress-up themes during the week thanks to Ms. Zaman, Ms. Sanford, and STUCO. Click on title for more info.
Monday: PJs and slippers Thursday: as twins with a friend
Tuesday: crazy hair / hat day Friday: crazy socks
Wednesday: 6th: 60's; 7th: 70's; 8th: 80's
Parade: Wednesday, November 7th
Participation form due Friday, November 2nd. Click HERE for more details.
Parents/guardians will need to go to the TEA Texas Assessment Data Portal http://texasassessment.com to access the TELPAS Report Card which is the official score report provided by the state. Click on title for viewing instructions.
The following documents provide information to parents about how Plano ISD will aid students who have learning difficulties or who need special education or Section 504 services. Please take a moment to review the parent letter below:
Incoming ninth graders considering one of the Academy Programs of Plano as an academic option for next school year, and who live within the Plano ISD boundaries, are invited to explore the programs via informational meetings starting November 5th and to complete an application online from November 16 through December 14, 2018. Click HERE for more details.
Counselors are excited about visiting Schimelpfenig on Oct. 17 at 9 am to present to 8th graders. Watch videos for the Health Sciences Academy, IB World School, and the Academy High School
Schimelpfenig Student Council invites you to Family Movie Night
When: Friday, October 19th 6 pm - 9:30 pm
Where: Schimelpfenig Gym
- Bring your gently used plastic bags for recycling
- Costume Competition at 6:30 (win sweet rewards!)
- Snacks, drinks, and candy available for purchase
- RSVP HERE (fixed!)
Calling all artists! Are you looking for something to showcase your talent?
The 2018-19 PTA Reflections theme is: Heroes Around Me
There are six categories to choose from: Visual Art, Photography, Film, Literature, Music Composition, and Dance Choreography!
Start now! Be creative and have fun! Click HERE
for more information.
Girls Basketball Try-Outs are happening October 29th - November 2nd
7th grade from 6:30 am - 8:00 am
8th grade from 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm
On October 31st, SMS is hosting its second annual PINK OUT day for the students and staff in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. This is special to us here at SMS, as we have had staff who have fought breast cancer. Please wear as much or as little pink as you'd like and get creative with it! Our gracious principal, Dr. Perry, has decided this calls for a CONTEST!! The "Most Creative" PINK attire in each grade level will earn you a spot to be Principal for the DAY!
Mark your calendars for Wednesday, November 7th for the Annual Plano Senior High School Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally beginning at 6:00 pm! Then on Friday, November 9th, come support the Wildcats at the Homecoming Game against Prosper HS at Clark Stadium at 7:00 pm.
Tickets for the SMS Theatre Department’s Fall Production, Shrek the Musical Jr. (11/8-11/11), are now on sale at http://tinyurl.com/schimtickets. Reserved tickets are $15 and quantities are limited. This guarantees a seat on the front row, allows early access for ticket holders, and you will select your seats on a first come, first served basis. Adult tickets are $10 and Student tickets are $5, general admission. Online ticket holders will be allowed in early, after reserved seat ticket holders, but before those who are purchasing tickets at the door. Children under 5 do not require a ticket. Please contact email@example.com with any questions about ticketing and we look forward to seeing you at the show!
Learn more about Social Emotional Learning in Plano ISD and obtain strategies that parents can implement at home to support the SEL competencies and skills.
The Fall Social will be on Friday, December 7th. More details to come!