SIMS SGA will be selling cookies at recess through the month of December. The cookie bags are $1 each. All proceeds will be used to help send our student leaders to conferences and conventions this spring. Thank you for your continued support of our students!
Starr-Iva Student Government is collecting items for the Richard Campbell Nursing Home during the month of November. Each homeroom is competing to bring in the most. The winning homeroom will get ice cream at lunch. Please help our students support our local veterans with this drive. Items needed are linked here : https://tinyurl.com/yzsef9km
Mrs. Simpson's science class conducted experiments with pumpkins this past week, and it looks like the students approved! :)
This past Thursday was the "We love our farmers” day meal. Choices were: Fried Chicken Bbq Sliders Corn on the cob Over roasted potatoes Banana pudding Applesauce Some of the trays had “golden tickets” on the bottom of them. The yellow ticket winners received chocolate milk donated by our local dairy farm, Milky Way Farm, and the red ticket winners received $10.00 gift cards to Chick-fil-a- donated by Robbie Williams. Thank you, to our Cafeteria Staff, Mrs. Williams and Milky Way Farm for making it such a fun day at SIMS! We all enjoyed the delicious meal as well.
Mrs. Boyce's and Mrs. Simpson's kids are working on a greenhouse project. Students have already planted carrots and tickle me plants. We are very excited about growing our own vegetables. The greenhouse will be a year-round project. Students have already helped put the greenhouse together and have started filling up the shelves with plants. 🌱🪴
Mrs. Simpson’s class worked in small groups to put together Animal Habitat dioramas. Each group presented their dioramas to the class! 🐹🌿
The 2022 Angel Tree Application is currently open online starting today through October 13th. Please go to our district website at www.acsd3.org to complete the application as needed for Christmas 2022. Please understand that this is an application only, and is NOT a guarantee of getting assistance. Eligible families will be contacted for confirmation of assistance after the online application online window has closed.
As the 22-23 athletic season has come upon us, we wanted to share some important reminders and safety information for those middle school students and families who plan to attend any athletic event (Middle School or High School) at CHS or SIMS… - Students should be accompanied and monitored by a parent/guardian or assigned adult at all times. Students roaming around the event unaccompanied is not allowed. - Students must have a ride ready to pick them up at the immediate end of the event. Failure to follow this rule could result in a loss of attending future athletic events. We greatly appreciate your attention to this and your help. Together we can continue to make our athletic events a great place to be! Go Tigers!
We will begin with our iReady Diagnostic testing tomorrow and Thursday. Please make sure your student arrives to school on time with their Chromebook charged and a set of headphones for testing. Let’s make it a great day!
SIMS Yearbooks are on Sale Now! 📖 Visit https://bit.ly/SIMSYB23 to pre-order our 2023 yearbook. Our school order number is 1351.
Friendly Reminder: Instrument rental for band and strings students will take place night tomorrow night (Thurs. Aug. 18th) in the SIMS band room from 6pm to 8pm.
Please see the important reminders pictured for the new 2022-2023 school year at SIMS. We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, August 16th. Go Tigers!
We will host our 7th and 8th Grade Drive-Thru Registration tomorrow (Thurs. August 11th) from 3:00pm to 5:00pm. You may enter through our normal car-rider entrance and a check-in table will guide you where to go next. All fees must be paid in advance or the day of to receive your student's schedule. This event is also open to 6th Graders who did not attend Tiger Camp and still needs to pick up their schedule, if fees are paid. We look forward to seeing many of you tomorrow!
It was great seeing all our incoming 6th graders at Tiger Camp this morning. If you were unable to make it a link to the presentation shared can be accessed by clicking the link below. Also, any student unable to attend this morning can visit our drive-thru registration event on Thurs. August 11th anytime between 3pm and 5pm. To pick up their schedule on this day all fees must be paid in advance or the day of. It was great seeing everyone today! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1RLz9gdh0vYLUEpqQDdvWMsoFApIWkvZMoXGk81ENGiM/edit#slide=id.p
This is a friendly reminder that our 6th Grade Tiger Camp will be tomorrow (Thurs. Aug. 4th) beginning at 9am. The event will be at STARR ELEMENTARY in the gym. All fees must be paid in advance or the day of to receive your student’s schedule. If you paid in advance, please bring a printed copy of the fee payment or have access to it on a personal device. Thank you!
Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, the 6th Grade Tiger Camp originally scheduled for Thursday, August 4th from 9am to 11am at Starr-Iva Middle School has been moved to Starr Elementary in the gym. The date and time has not changed. A robocall with full information about the change in the event was sent out earlier. If you have any questions, please let us know, and we appreciate your understanding. Go Tigers!
Any families of a rising 6th, 7th, or 8th grader in need of technology access for Registration Gateway, the following dates and times are available at the school. Friday, July 29th - 8:30am to 11:00am and 1:00pm to 3:00pm Monday, August 1st - 8:30am to 11:00am and 1:00pm to 3:00pm Wednesday, August 3rd - 8:30am to 11:00am and 1:00pm to 3:00pm We will have devices available to complete Gateway Registration and are happy to help you in any way. Please let us know if you have any questions.
CRESCENT TIGER VOLLEYBALL play is just a little over one month away! Tryout info and schedules for all three volleyball teams are here. GO TIGERS! **Crescent High Volleyball Practice/Tryouts will begin on August 1 from 9- 11 am at Crescent. **Starr-Iva CTeam Volleyball tryouts will be August 8, 9 from 5-7 pm in the Crescent Gym. Students MUST have a completed physical dated after April 1, 2022 and all other paperwork in order to participate. GO TIGER VOLLEYBALL! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1XekT-kqN5Bat9_L3urNSYsYf4iu7siZ9/view?usp=drivesdk
SIMS C-Team Volleyball Tryouts will take place August 8 and 9 from 5-7PM in the Crescent Gym. This is for 7th and 8th graders. 🏐🐯
With CHS’s decision to move their graduation ceremony to Friday, we will move forward with conducting our Awards Day Ceremonies for the 4th Nine Weeks to Thursday (May 26th). If you are unable to celebrate with us in person we will record those ceremonies and post online to view later. Times are as follows… 8:30am - 8th Grade 10:30am - 7th Grade 12:15pm - 6th Grade The eLearning day originally scheduled for Thursday (5/26) has been CANCELED and WILL NOT be observed on Friday (5/27) for the middle school. Both days will be a regular school day. Thanks!