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National Junior Honor Society Induction Ceremony NJHS
Tonight's JH Boys Game Rescheduled JH Game Changed
No School Thursday, February 6 No School February 6
Tonight’s JH Boys Basketball Game Canceled No JH Game
No School Wednesday, January 29 No School January 29
Super Bowl Spirit Week/January 27-31 Spirit Week
No School Friday, January 24 No School January 24
No School Thursday, January 23 No School January 23
School In Session Monday, January 20th School In Session
No School Friday, January 17 No School January 17
Tornado Relief Effort Tornado Relief Effort
Now Hiring! Now Hiring
Snow Make-up Days Make up Days
Strafford Christmas Ornaments For Sale Strafford Christmas Ornaments
No School Tuesday, December 17th No School
MS & HS Band Holiday Concert Canceled Band Concert Canceled
No School Monday, December 16th No School
Visit Santa at Common Grounds On Saturday, December 14 Common Grounds
Holiday Hoedown Dance/December 13th Holiday Hoedown
JH Lady Indians/Tournament Champs JH Basketball Champs
No School November 27th-29th Thanksgiving Break
Snow Make-Up Day/January 17th Make Up Day
No School Tuesday, November 12th No School
JH Girls Basketball Game Cancelled/Rescheduled JH Girls Basketball Cancelled
MS Red Ribbon Week/Spirit Days Red Ribbon Week
District Hat Day for the McBride Family McBride Family Hat Day
"Hoe-Down Showdown" Kiddie Cheer Camp Junior Cheer Camp
MS Homecoming Spirit Week/September 30th-October 4th Homecoming Spirit Week
Project Grad/Quarterback Club "Annual Golf Ball Drop" Golf Ball Drop
Youth Softball Camp/Sept. 9th-11th Youth Softball Camp
Hat Day for the Hudspeth Family Hat Day
No School Friday, Aug. 30th & Monday, Sept. 2nd No School
MS School Picture Order Information Picture Day
Music Boosters Mattress Sale Fundraiser Band Boosters Mattress Sale
Mighty Mites Football Sign-Up/ Aug. 19th-20th Might Mites
Community Pep Rally/Thursday, Aug. 22nd Pep Rally
School Picture Day School Picture Day
MS Football Camp/July 8th-12th Football Camp
First Annual Free Sports Physical Night Sports Physicals
Girls Youth Basketball Camps Girls Basketball Camps
OACAC Back to School Fair/August 6 OACAC Back to School Fair
Boys Youth Basketball Camp/May 15th-17th Boys Basketball Camp
Middle School Cheer Clinic and Tryouts MS Cheer
Today's Athletic Event Changes/Cancelations Game Updates
Today's JH Softball Game Canceled No softball
Today's JH Baseball Game at Hollister Canceled Game Canceled
Today's HS Softball, Freshmen Baseball and JH Baseball Games Canceled Games Canceled
Today's HS Softball and JH Baseball Games Canceled Game Canceled
Lady Indians 4th State Title State Champs
Early Dismissal Today at 2:00pm/State Championship Game at 4:30pm Early Dismissal
Lady Indians State Games/Possible Early Dismissal Friday State Tournament Week
No School Thursday, February 28th No School
Strafford Apparel/Track & Field Fundraiser Track and Field
Early Dismissal Today! Early Dismissal
Please Read: Important Message Early Dismissal Possible
No School Friday, February 15th No School
No School Thursday, February 7th No School
School In Session Friday, February 15th Make Up Day
Wednesday's JH and Freshmen Boys Games Canceled Game Postponed
No School Wednesday, January 30th No School
Saturday's JH & HS Boys Basketball Games Canceled Boys Games Canceled
No School January 18th and January 21st No School
Second Semester Begins January 3rd Classes Resume January 3
Middle School Social MS Social
Christmas Break Christmas Break
"Feeding Strafford" Food & Donation Drive Success!! Food Drive
Early Dismissal Today! Early Dismissal
"Feeding Strafford" Food & Donation Drive Feeding Strafford
Red Ribbon Week Red Ribbon Week
Now Hiring! Now Hiring
Free Flu Vaccine Clinic Flu Shot Clinic
Child Friendly & SAFE Trunk or Treat Trunk or Treat
McMusic Night October 25th McMusic Night
7th Grade Stockton Tournament Champs 7th Grade Champs
Free Clothing Events Free Clothing Events
Coffee with the Community Coffee with the Community
JH Volleyball Awards!
No School October 12th & October 19th No School
Music Booster's Strafford Apparel Order Music Boosters

Due September 26th

Homecoming Spirit Week! Spirit Week

September 17th-21st

Strafford Night at the Springfield Cardinals Game Springfield Cardinals

Sunday, August 19th

Crosslines Mobile Food Pantry in Strafford Crosslines August

Saturday, August 11th

Crosslines Mobile Food Pantry on Campus Crosslines Mobile Food Pantry July 14

Saturday, July 14th

SMS Gifted Students Win Award at NHD Nationals! NHD &th Grade Finalists

Way to Go!!

Last Day of School Last Day of School

May 18th at 11:00 am

FFA Spring Garden Auction Spring Garden Auction

Thursday, May 3rd

Free Clothing Event Free Clothing Event

Tuesday, May 1st

Strafford Youth Apparel Order Youth Apparel Order

Order/Payment Due April 30th

Music Booster's Strafford Apparel Order Music Boosters

Orders Due April 25th

McMusic Night McMusic Night

Thursday, April 26th

Lady Indian Volleyball Camp/Grades K-7 Volleyball Camp

May 1st-3rd

MAP Test Spirit Week Spirit Week

April 9th-13th

Today’s HS Baseball and JH Softball Games Canceled Softball Canceled

Tuesday, April 3rd

Today's HS Softball, HS Baseball and JH Track Canceled No Track Meet

Thursday, March 29th

Today's HS Baseball and JH Track Canceled Cancelations

Monday, March 26th

No School/Spring Break Spring Break

March 12th-16th

Early Dismissal Friday, March 9th Early Dismissal March 9

School Will Dismiss at 12:30 pm

Early Dismissal Today Early Dismissal

Dismissing at 1:30 pm

No School Monday, February 12th No School
Early Dismissal Today Early Dismissal
HS & JH Boys Basketball Games Canceled Game Canceled

HS Moved to Thursday

No School Monday, February 5th No School
Strafford/Fair Grove Rivalry T-Shirt Sales Rivarly Tshirt Order Fomr

Orders & Payment  Due Feb. 6th

"Lights. Camera. Strafford." Courtwarming Spirit Week Spirit Week

January 29-February 2

Free Clothing Event Free Clothing Event

Tuesday, January 30th

No School Thursday, January 18th No School
Early Dismissal Today at 12:15 pm Early Dismissal

Due to Impending Inclement Weather

JH and JV Boys Basketball Games Canceled Game Canceled
Santa's Coming to Common Grounds Common Grounds

Foundation Fundraiser

SMS Glow Dance Glow Dance

Friday, December 1st

SMS Yearbooks on Sale! Middle School Yearbook

$28 until December 20th!

McMusic Night McMusic Night 2017

Thursday, Nov. 2nd

Red Ribbon Week Red Ribbon Week

October 23rd-27th

Free Clothing Event Free Clothing Event

During Parent/Teacher Conferences

No School Friday, October 20th No School
Parent/Teacher Conferences Parent Teacher Conferences

October 17th & 19th

Free Flu Shots for Students K-12th Grade on October 26th Flu Shot Clinic

Registration Deadline Oct. 23rd

School Picture Retake Day September 27th School Piture Retakes

Wednesday, Sept. 27th

Strafford Winter Coat Order Fundraiser Music Booster Order Form

Order until September 29th

Superintendent Search Community Survey Survey

Online Survey

5th Annual "Can the Eagles" Food and Donation Drive Can the Eagles

Now-September 22nd

Thursday's JH Football Game Update JH Football Update

Two Quarters of B Game

No School September 1st & 4th No School September 1st & 4th

Mark Your Calendars!

Strafford Window Decals For Sale Window Decal

$10 Each

School Picture Day is Monday, August 21st School Pciture Day

District Wide

Solar Eclipse Viewing Permission Slip Solar Eclipse Permission Slip

Download Slip Here

New Middle School Entrance for Drop-Off & Pick-Up MS Entrance
Football Kickoff Party and Scrimmage Kickoff Party and Scrimmage

Saturday, August 5th

First Day of School/Thursday, August 10th 1st Day of School

Mark Your Calendar!

7th & 8th Grade Fall Sports Information JH Fall Sports Information

Important Dates & Information

2017-2018 School Supply Lists School Supply Lists
Message from the Guidance Counselor Update

MAP Scores

Strafford Staff Retirees 2017 Retirees
No School Wednesday, February 5th No School February 5th
Middle School ACT UP Students ACT Up 4th Cycle
Volleyball Tournament Awards Volleyball Awards
School Supply Lists School Supply Lists
Last Day of School is May 22nd/Early Dismissal Last Day of School
Teacher Appreciation Week Teacher Appreciation Week
Junior Volleyball Camp April 30th-May 2nd Volleyball Camp Form
No School March 11th-15th/Spring Break Spring Break
Jordan Valley Mobile Dental Clinic On Campus Jordan Valley Dental Clinic
Early Dismissal Today! Early Dismissal
Music Booster's Paddle Party & Chili Cookoff Paddle Party
Congrats to our ACT UP Students! ACT UP Students
Back To School 5K Run/Walk on September 15th CTA 5K

Saturday, September 15th

7th & 8th Grade Open House Open House

Thursday, August 23rd

August 15th/First Day of School Back to School

Mark Your Calendars!

Middle School Gifted Students Headed to Nationals! MS Gifted

Way to go!

Jordan Valley Dental Mobile Unit Dental Mobile Unit

February 19-22

No School January 12th & January 15th No School

Mark Your Calendars!

Jr. High Girls Basketball Game Time Change Game Time Changed

Tonight's Game at 6pm

National History Day Award NHD


School In Session February 14th & 17th/Make-up Days School In Session
Free Clothing Event/February 11th Free Clothing Event
District Hat Day for the Buschert Family Hat Day for Buschert Family
Strafford CTA/"Community Give Back" Tshirt Orders CTA Community Shirt
Orientation, Registration, and Open House Information Open House and Orientations
No Charging Breakfast/Lunch Begins May 13th No Charging Begins May 13
Thank You Voters! Thank You Voters
1st Place at MLC Math Contest Math MLC
Middle School Gifted Robotics Challenge MS Gifted
JH Girls Basketball Wins Greenfield Tournament! Champs
Tonight's JH Girls Basketball Game Canceled JH Girls Game Cancelled
Comprehensive School Improvement Plan Survey
Community Pep Rally!!!!! Community Pep Rally

Thursday, August 23rd

7th & 8th Grade Open House School Events


Parent's Night Out Parent;s Night Out

Friday, June 8th

Lady Indian's Youth Softball Camp Softball Camp

June 4th-6th

No Meal Charging Begins May 9th No Charging May 9th
Lady Indians State Championship T-shirt Orders State Champs Shirts

Deadline is March 23rd

Congratulations to the SMS Scholar Bowl Team! MS Scholar Bowl Team

2nd Place Finish!

No School Wednesday, January 17th No School Wednesday
Christmas Break Christmas Break

December 21st-January 2nd

ACT UP Students ACT UP 6th Cycle


K-6th Grade Junior Cheer Camp/February 11-13 Junior Cheer Camp
2020-2021 District Calendar Approved 2020 2021 School Calendar
"Feeding Strafford" Food & Donation Drive Feeding Strafford
Free Clothing Event/ October 15th and 17th Free Clothing Event
First Day of School/August 15th First Day of School
Summer School June 3rd-27th Summer School
National Junior Honor Society Induction NJHS
Middle School Yearbooks on Sale MS Yearbooks on Sale

4 Free Icons Until October 26th

Strafford Mighty Mites Football Sign-Up/1st-6th Graders Mighty Mites Sign Up

August 20th-21st

SMS Yearbook Orders MS Yearbook

Order Deadline is March 5th

Wednesday’s JH Boys Tournament Games Canceled JH Boys Games Rescheduled

Moved to Sat., Jan. 20th

SMS Christmas Dress Up Days Dress Up Days

Begins December 8th

No School November 22nd-24th Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving Break

First Semester Middle School Honor Rolls MS Honor Rolls
Reminder No School October 18th No School
Fall Sports Practices Fall Sports Practices
High School Cheer Tryouts HS Cheer Tryouts
Strafford Schools Receive 100% APR APR
No School November 21st-23rd No School Thanksgiving Break
School Picture Retakes/September 26th Picture Retakes
Middle School Food Service Prices MS Lunch Breakfast Prices
Cox Care Mobile Sports Physicals Sports Physicals

June 18th-20th

SHS Cheer Tryouts and Clinics Cheer

Begins April 22nd

Strafford Sweatshirts for Sale! Sweatshirt

Just $10!


STEM in Action

Make-up Days Make Up Days
7th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament Champions 7th Grade Champs
2019 APR Information APR Information
McMusic Night/October 24th McMusic Night
Thank You to our Custodial & Maintenance Staff! Custodial and Maintenance Staff

We Appreciate You!

No School Monday, September 3rd No School in Labor Day

Labor Day

Middle School Summer Football Camp Football Team

July 9th-13th

Middle School Gifted Students Win Awards SMS NHD

National History Day

Brett Soden Named 2018-19 Superintendent Brett Soden
Transportation Snow Route Information Snow Routes
Jordan Valley Dental Bus Jordan Valley Dental Bus
Make-up Days Makeup Days
Congratulations Retirees! Retirees
Baby Back Rib Sale/Order Until May 24th MS Gifted Fundraiser

MS Gifted Fundraiser

Board Approved 2018-2019 School Year Calendar School Calendar
Important Reminder /Text Messages From District Important Text Information
2018 Spring Sports Schedule Sports Schedule
Strafford Boys Basketball Camp-1st-8th Grade Boys Basketball Camp

May 22nd-25th

Cross Country Awards XC Hermitage
Indian Walkway Brick Paver Orders Paverr Information
Middle School Gifted NHD Awards MS Gifted NHD
Middle School Orientations, Registrations, and Open House Orientations and Registrations
Springfield Cardinals Game Tickets Fundraiser Springfield Cardinals Tickets

Middle School Gifted

First Semester Honor Rolls 1st Semester Honor Rolls

Way to Go Students!

8th Grade Yearbook Ad Information 8th Grade Yearbook Ad

Final Order Deadline is Jan. 19th

JH Boys and Girls MLC Champs! MLC Track Champs


Student Flu Shot Clinic/November 15th Flu Shots
Middle School Snack Bar Menus Snack Bar menu
Middle School 2nd Semester Honor Rolls Honor Rolls
Transportation Snow Route Information Snow Routes
2018-2019 School Supply Lists School Supplies
2nd Semester Honor Rolls 2nd Semester Honor Rolls


Youth Boys Basketball Camp/1st-6th Grade Boys Basketball Camp

June 25th-27th

Transportation Snow Route Information Strafford School Bus

Attention Bus Parents

ACT UP Students ACT UP 6th Cycle


JH & HS Athletic Schedules Sports Schedules
Lady Indians Break State Record! State Record
Summer School Summer School

May 29th-June 21st

Middle School Lunch information and Snack Bar Menus MS Snack Bar Menu

View them here!

SMS Choir Awards SMS Choir


2019-2020 School District Calendar 2019 2020 Calendar
SMS National Junior Honor Society Officers NJHS Officers
Athletic Passes For Sale Athletic Passes

High School Office

Substitute Teacher Information Substitute Teachers

Applications Being Accepted

Summer School Summer School

Tuesday, May 30th-Thursday, June 22nd

Employment Opportunities Now Hiring
Privit Profile-Online Athletic Forms Collection System/Mobile App Privit Profile
2017-18 School Calendar 2017 2018 School Calendar

Approved Calendar

Indian Walkway Brick Paver Orders Brick Pavers

Accepting Orders Again!

Middle School Entrance Construction Progress Middle School Construction
Grade Watch Online GradeWatch

Website & Information Here

Annual Performance Report Top 2% MSIP
Extra Lunch Options Snack Bar and Pizza Day

Snack/Salad/Potato Bar, Pizza, and Chic-Fil-A

Strafford Middle School PBIS Gold Level Recognition PBIS


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Strafford Middle School 213 W. McCabe
Strafford, MO 65757