Resources for Incoming 6th Graders

Resources for Incoming 6th Graders
Welcome, parents!

Parents, please watch this welcome message from our principal, Dr. St. John: welcome video message for parents

Students, here is the video message from Dr. St. John that your 5th grade teacher recently shared with you: welcome video message for students

Students, are you wondering if you'll be able to find your way around Summit next year? Take a look at our school map or watch this video tour of our school (produced in May, 2021)!

Curriculum and Course Scheduling Information

6th Grade Curriculum Guide with Course Descriptions

6th Grade Course Selection Form

Honors Course Criteria and Application

Immunization and Health Information

A letter from our school nurse about immunizations

For health forms regarding medications, health conditions, or immunization exemptions, visit the SMS Health Clinic's page: Health Forms

For questions about health forms or immunizations, contact the Summit Office or email Mrs. McArdle in the office.

Athletics, Extracurricular Clubs, and After-school Activities

Dates and times of athletic events and extracurricular activities are continually updated on the SMS Website calendar: SMS Calendar

SPORTS:
Summit Sixth Graders can participate on four school teams: Cross Country, Wrestling, Swim & Dive, and Track & Field. To find out about these teams, visit the SMS Athletics page

EXTRACURRICULAR CLUBS & GROUPS: At Summit we have a number of clubs and extracurricular groups that meet regularly and that sixth graders can join. The complete list is found on our website under the "Activities" menu: Activities Page on the SMS Website

PERFORMING ARTS: Summit sixth graders can audition to participate in Dance Team, Class Act (show choir), Select Choir, and the school musical. For information about these groups, visit the Activities Page on the SMS Website. 

Resources for Students to Get Ready for 6th Grade

MATH PRACTICE

Looking for extra math practice for your student this summer?  If so, then consider the following resources:

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-seventh-grade-math

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-eighth-grade-math

If your in-coming 6th grade child is being recommended for Math 7 or beyond, then you may consider having your child work through the following activities prior to the new school year: Advanced Math Resources for Incoming 6th Graders


Resources for Summit Parents

Follow Summit Middle School on Twitter: @SMSfalcons

Learn more about Positive Behavior Intervention & Support (PBIS) and SOARing at Summit: PBIS and SOARing

Learn more about Summit's Parent-Teacher Club: SMS PTC

Our Website's RESOURCES FOR PARENTS page features other information that we hope is helpful to our students' families.