5235 Solomons Island Road
Lothian, MD 20711
Hours: 9:15 AM - 3:55 PMGrades Served: 6th-8th
Sexual Harassment/ Child Abuse Training VideoParents Guide to Bias Behavior
Online School Payments
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School Locator/Transportation Eligibility
About Our School
We, the staff of Southern Middle School, commit ourselves to the importance of understanding the nature of the young adolescent. We endeavor to help students to better understand and adapt to their ever-changing physical, social and emotional needs in order to acquire personal growth and develop a positive self-image.
Our programs and activities will provide opportunities for students to master basic skills and acquire knowledge necessary to accelerate the achievement of all students regardless of racial, ethnic, religious and socio-economic differences.
We believe that the existing and additional community partnerships are necessary to create an environment conducive to the successful implementation of all programs for all students.
To provide quality, age appropriate, challenging curriculum and activities that allow each student to achieve his/her maximum individual potential in a safe and orderly environment.
8th Grade End of Year Celebration Flyer!June 12, 2023 ~ 3:00-4:15PM
8th Grade students will drive to Southern with their family to celebrate! Students will receive a certificate and a station will be set up if students wish to have picture taken with the Principal & staff! Feel free to bring lawn chairs to relax and enjoy the event!
*See Flyer attached for more details!*
SMS Scheduling Information Videos 2023-24:
Southern Scheduling Information Video 23-24
*Southern Scheduling Info Video- Spanish
SMS CLUBS & ACTIVITIES 2022-23!
**For more information about Clubs/Activities @ Southern Middle, click link above or the "Clubs and Activities" tab on the left!
2022-23 New Student Enrollments!
AACPS is continuing to use an Online Enrollment Portal for the 2022-23 School Year. Please click on the "FAQ" Tab on the left for more information & links to Enroll Online!
*All forms must be uploaded and appointments required.
Parent involvement pays! Join the Southern Middle School Parent Teacher Organization TODAY! *Click above link to complete form!
Free & Reduced Meal Application
*AACPS is requesting that all families complete the Meal Application Form. Please take a moment, click link above and complete.
Parents, if you would like to review Brightspace instructions, here is a link for logging in and navigating the site: https://www.aacps.org/brightspaceparent
Help your students prepare for the upcoming school year! Download the Powerschool App stay up to date on assignments and access your student schedules. If you do not have a PowerSchool Account, you can create one through the county website at: https://www.aacps.org/Page/1325
**PLEASE NOTE: If you need to create a New Account, you will need an Access ID/Password from our school. Please contact the main office and our secretaries will be happy to help!
i-Ready AssessmentsAACPS will be using a new virtual assessment tool called i-Ready. To learn more about the i-Ready Assessment, please click on the links below:
Student Services Page!
*Please visit our Student Services page located on the left hand side for resources. wellness strategies and helpful hints!
Anne Arundel County Public Schools prohibits discrimination in its educational programs, and in employment, on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or disability.
This prohibition pertains to enrollment in courses and program offerings, participation in school-sponsored activities, hiring, promotion, compensation, job classification, assignment, and all other functions and activities of the school system affecting either its student population or its employees.
For inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies, please use the contact information on the right.
Lisa M. Snead, Esquire
Senior Staff Counsel, Human Resources
EEO/ADA Compliance and Title IX Coordinator
2644 Riva Road
Annapolis, Maryland 21401