Spirit Days Are Coming to SMS!

5/23/2024 7:55 pm

For Grades 2 - 5: Spirit Day is at the Big School on Friday, May 31. 

For Grades K - 1: Spirit Day is at the Annex on Wednesday, June 5.

 

Mr. K and Mr. Tait are planning an EPIC event!

 

 

 

 

Volunteers

Volunteer sign-ups for the Big School (Grades 2-5) are now open and can be found at Big School Spirit Day Volunteer Sign-Up or in My Account. Annex families, please stay tuned. Sign-ups for grades K - 1 Spirit Day (6/5) will be available next week. Spots are limited, so grab yours now! Only parents who have signed up to volunteer at the event may attend; no unplanned parent spectators will be allowed.

 

Spirit Wear & Gear

 

School Store at the Big School: Wednesday, May 29

The Student Council will be holding a school store on May 29 so that you can stock up on gear for the event!  Students will be able to shop during their assigned recess times. Cash only. Available items and prices are as follows: 

 

PE Seidon Shirt $20

Medusomething Shirt $20

SMS Water Bottles $5

Blue Crazy Hair $4

Blue Under Eye Stickers & School Spirit Tattoo $1

Blue Hair Extension $2

Blue Headband $3

Yellow Hair Extension $2

Yellow Headband $3

Yellow Under Eye Stickers & School Spirit Tattoo $1

Beaded Bracelet $1

Fidget Spinners $3

SMS Pencils 2 for $1

Erasers 2 for $1

Stress ball $1

 

School Store at the Annex: Thursday, May 30

The Student Council will be holding a school store on May 30 so that you can stock up on gear for the event!  Students will be able to "shop" during their assigned recess times. In order to avoid any confusion for our littles, your K/1st grade teacher will be sending home this pre-order form for you to fill out. Simply return that form with your child and send in cash in a sealed envelope. 

 

Online School Store

Additional gear can be purchased via the online school store. Online orders will be delivered to the students at school prior to Spirit Day and come home in their backpacks.  The online school store will close on May 24 to ensure delivery of merchandise for Spirit Day! 

Note that there are limited quantities available, so some Spirit Day items may sell out.

 

As always, if you are in need financial assistance, please contact Principal Kevin Mason (kmason@somsd.k12.nj.us) or our Social Worker, Ms. Shazaan Napoleon (snapoleo@somsd.k12.nj.us). Please also always feel free to reach out to ptasouthmountain@gmail.com with any questions.

 

Mixers This Week--Get Your Tickets Today!

2/10/2024 3:36 pm

 

 

Spring fundraising season is in full swing! Tickets are selling out quickly, so grab your tickets today!

Purchase tickets HERE.  

 Thanks to our generous hosts, we have a wide variety of events for SMS kids, grown-ups and families. Take a look at our offerings below and come mix with us! 

 

Tickets for these awesome events are available now: 

 

Picnic and Playdate with Team MW, May 23

Patio Oyster Shuck (Adults only), May 31

4th Grade Skate Night, June 12

 

  

As with all our SMS events, the most important part is enjoying them together! If you would like to attend any of these events and need financial assistance to do so, please contact Principal Kevin Mason (kmason@somsd.k12.nj.us) or our Social Worker, Ms. Shazaan Napoleon (snapoleo@somsd.k12.nj.us

Share Your Ideas with the PTA!

2/4/2024 2:36 pm

The PTA strives to represent and engage our entire school community.  Have an idea that might help us do so?  Let us know!  Among other things, we'd love to hear if:

 

  • there is something that you'd like to see us offer that we're not offering now
  • you have a suggestion for a cultural arts initiative that we might help facilitate
  • you want to share your ideas via service on a PTA committee or otherwise getting involved

 

Please reach out to PTA presidents Erica and Meisha (ptasouthmountain@gmail.com) anytime!  

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