Knightly News 01/31/2020 Edition

This week we welcomed Don Newman and his animal program back to Smith.

A 10 foot boa, a chinchilla, a peacock, an alligator and many more animals were shared with students in our 6th grade science classes.

Congratulation to Eric Wong, our school-wide spelling bee champion.

Our last few students in the championships

New Improvements to Smith Middle School

We have many people to thank for our newest updates to our school. Thank you to Dr. Machesky, Mr. West, Mr. Carson, Ms. Weaver, our electricians and our computer techs for their work in making these improvements happen.

Our New Circulation Desk in our Media Center

Our new stage curtain!!!

Intramural Wrestling

Intramural wrestling will begin on Wednesday, February 19th. This activity is open to all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. Each student MUST have a physical on file, in order to participate. Please have a physical with you the first day of practice, if you have not already participated in a fall or winter sport. A P2P form and one-time $50 club/intramural fee will also need to be paid, if you have not already participated in other activities. Stay tuned for more information!

Intramural Volleyball

Attention all 6th grade girls interested in joining intramural volleyball! IM volleyball will begin on Tuesday, February 11th. The first day will be an informational meeting in Mr. Losey's room (room 6) until 4:15 p.m. Then, you are welcome to stay and support the 7th grade volleyball team! Students do not need to have a physical for this activity, but will need to fill out a P2P form and pay the one-time $50 club/intramural fee, if one has not been paid already.

Troy High Vs. Athens Game

Attention all Middle School students! Troy v Athens High School girls basketball is scheduled for Thursday, February 6th at Athens High School. In addition to being one of the biggest rivalry games of the year, it is also “Middle School Night” and “Coaches vs Cancer." All Troy Middle School students get in free with your student ID. Girls Middle School basketball players will have a reserved section behind the players bench. Special activities are also planned during halftime of the Varsity game for all Middle School students. Girls JVB begins at 4 pm, followed by JVA at 5:30 pm and Varsity at 7 pm. Mark your calendars for an exciting and fun-filled evening!

Smith Middle School Homework Help

Smith’s Homework Help and Mentoring program will run every Tuesday and Wednesday morning from 7:40-8:10 in room 3. This is a drop-in program for students to get some extra help with their classes. There will be a teacher present, as well as student mentors who can assist students with difficult concepts, questions about homework, and organization. If you have any questions, please contract Mr. Pyke (bpyke@troy.k12.mi.us) or Mr. Mele (rmele@troy.k12.mi.us).

Parking Lot Reminders!

Smith Twitter - Follow us!!!

Feel free to follow the great things happening at Smith Middle School on twitter - @smithknights

Shared by a Smith Parent. An opportunity to support the Otto Family.

Click the link below to see how you can support the Otto family with a meal over the next several weeks.

Weekly Notes 2/3-2/7