Welcome / General Information

Our Mission
SMS strives to provide a safe and positive learning environment designed to meet the diverse needs of our student body. We are Sardis Middle School, expecting excellence from day one.


Chromebook Pickup for Virtual SMS Students

Virtual students who need devices may stop by the office August 12th-14th, 9 AM-2 PM, to pick up a Chromebook.


New Staggered Start for Traditional Students

Our system will begin the school year with a staggered start for our traditional students. This will allow everyone time to fine-tune various routines as well as make any necessary adjustments.

The schedule is as follows:

Monday, Aug. 17 - Students with a last name beginning A-M 
Tuesday, Aug. 18 - Students with a last name beginning N-Z 
Wednesday, Aug. 19 -  Students with a last name beginning A-M  
Thursday, Aug. 20 -  Students with a last name beginning N-Z
Friday, Aug. 21 - All traditional students will report to campus


SMS New Student/Parent Orientation Meeting

If you missed the meeting on August 3rd, please see the video and document below.

Meeting Notes


Reopening Information

Click the links below for more information!

PowerPoint Slides Information (Also In Above Video)

Supply List 
The supply list is also available outside of the school. Copies will be in a plastic box.

Click the links below for more information!

Etowah County Schools: Instructional Options 2020-2021 (Traditional vs. Virtual)

ECBOE Quicksheet Reopening Guide

Parent Guide for Reopening Etowah County Schools

Etowah County Schools 2020-2021 Reopening Plan FAQ

Guia para padres sobre reapertura de escuelas

Plan de reapertura de escuelas del condado de Etowah 2020-2021

Statewide School Technology Survey

SchoolsPLP Overview Videos


Daily Announcements   

  • Students return on August 17th.
  • Spring 2020 coke sales will be delivered the week of August 24th. This is a tentative date.
  • All incoming 6th graders are required to have updated immunization records.
  • If you are in need of food or other essential resources please call 211 to obtain contact information for local organizations that may be able to help.
  • Band Camp: August 10th-14th, 4 PM-7 PM.
  • SMS ATHLETES: Please use these forms to complete the sign-up process for Dragonfly. This will be the new way we complete forms for student-athletes. If you have any questions, please contact your coach or call the school. Our school code is AJE8WH. (Dragonfly Info Sheet One / Dragonfly Info Sheet Two)
  • Junior High Football: To stay updated, sign up for Remind by texting @smsfb2020 to 81010. Practice will start Monday, August 10th, 3:15 PM-5 PM. Kids may be dropped off at the field house by the game field. Equipment will be passed out during the beginning of the first three practices. Bring your own water to practice and stay hydrated throughout the day. 
  • Junior High Softball: To stay updated, sign up for Remind by texting @smssb20 to 81010.


In Other News...


Summer Fun with Alabama Public Television! Click the picture above for more information. 


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