8040 Strawberry Lane
Charlotte, NC 28277
Courier #: 537
P: 980-343-3670  |  F: 980-343-3725 
Principal: Lisa Bailes
LC: Southwest
Bell Schedule: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Grades: 6-8
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06/10/20****Important - SCMS Summer Hours**** - Read full story
06/10/20Payments For Missing Materials - Read full story
06/10/20Survey/Questionaire - Please complete - Read full story
06/03/208th Grade Drop Off / Pick Up - June 9 - Read full story
06/03/207th Grade Drop off / Pick Up - June 5 - Read full story
06/03/206th Grade Drop Off / Pick Up Day June 4 - Read full story
06/02/20Call for Volunteers - Read full story
05/28/20****Important Information regarding End of School Drop-Off and Pick-Up Materials - Read full story
05/27/20Medication Pick-up - Read full story
05/19/20Counselor Coffee - May 28 10am - Bridging the Gap This Summer - Read full story
05/18/20SCMS Parents/Guardians – We Need Your Help! - Read full story
05/15/20Only 100 Yearbooks Left - Buy Yours Today! - Read full story
05/13/20Counselor Coffee Reminder - May 14 10am - Read full story
05/12/20SLT Application Deadline This Week - Read full story
05/11/20Mental Health May/Counselor Coffee - Read full story
05/06/20Mental Health May ~ Awareness Activities Calendar - Read full story
05/01/20Final Parent Registration Confirmation - Rising 7th&8th graders - Read full story
04/30/20Call for SLT Applicants - Read full story
04/28/20Counselor Coffee - April 30,10am - Social and Emotional Well-being - Read full story
04/28/20Continued Closure of NC Public Schools - Read full story
04/28/20CMS Help Line - Read full story
04/23/20Resource for Families - Read full story
04/21/20Important Counselor Coffee Information - Read full story
04/20/20Important Yearbook Reminders - Read full story
04/09/20SCMS Sources of Strength Week - Read full story
04/09/20Virtual Counselor Coffee / Remote Learning - Read full story
04/08/20Call for 2020/2021 Yearbook Staff! - Read full story
04/06/204/6 IMPORTANT UPDATE - Read full story
04/03/20Message from Ms. Bailes - Online Learning - Read full story
03/31/202020-2021 Registration - Counselor Coffee Announced - April 9 at 10am - Read full story
03/31/20SCMS IMPORTANT Updates regarding 4th Quarter Instruction - Read full story
03/30/20SCMS IMPORTANT Updates - Read full story
03/24/20Gov. Roy Cooper announced March 23 that all public schools in North Carolina will remain closed for in-person instruction until May 15. - Read full story
03/23/20Meal Distribution Sites during School Closure - Read full story
03/17/20Rising Parent Nights have been changed to a Virtual format - Read full story
03/09/20Mandatory Parent Meeting for DC Field trip - 3/18/20 6pm - Read full story
03/02/20POSTPONED - Important Upcoming Rising 6th Grade Events - Read full story
02/26/20EOG Testing Window Announced - Read full story
01/13/20Counselor Coffee with Parent Event - February 25 9:15am - Read full story
01/07/20Attention 8th Grade Parents - Read full story
05/09/19Limited Yearbooks for sale on Distribution Day - May 24 (tentative) - Read full story
04/12/19May 1 Designated as a Teacher Workday - Read full story
04/03/19Spring Picture Day - April 23 - Read full story
04/03/194/30 Last Day to order yearbooks online - Read full story
04/01/19Interested in NJHS? - Read full story
02/22/19Yearbook orders - Read full story
01/18/19Spring Sports Tryouts - Read full story
01/14/19PE Uniform order - Read full story
01/04/19Duke TIP (7th grade only) - Read full story
08/28/18Fall Athletic signup/tryout info - Read full story
08/24/18PE uniform order - Read full story
08/01/186th grade Band/Orchestra Meeting August 23 - Read full story
08/01/18Open House for 6th graders and NEW 7th & 8th graders August 24 - Read full story
07/25/18Key dates in relation to bus schedules - Read full story
06/28/18The school will be closed the week of July 9th - Read full story
06/21/18Supply & Summer Reading Lists have been updated! - Read full story
06/13/18Report cards - Read full story
06/12/18Summer Registration Hours - Read full story
06/01/18Cast your vote in the School Leadership Team Election! - Read full story
05/24/18Athletic Dates 2018-2019 - Read full story
05/18/18School Leadership Team applications extended to May 29th - Read full story
05/09/18May 16th is now a TEACHER WORKDAY - Read full story
05/01/18EOG and EOC Test Proctors Needed! - Read full story
04/26/188th grade Dance Information - Read full story
04/16/182018-2019 Testing Calendar - Read full story
04/12/18Yearbook Application - Read full story
04/10/18Spring Picture Day! - Read full story
03/12/18Superintendent waives March 29 makeup day! - Read full story
02/26/18School Dance Friday March 2nd - Read full story
02/16/18Order your yearbook today! - Read full story
02/06/18Information for rising 9th graders attending South Meck High School - Read full story
11/16/17Here Comes the Bus app - Read full story
10/27/17Pep Rally Info - Read full story
10/26/17CMS Bond Information - Read full story
10/04/17National Yearbook Week! - Read full story
09/08/17Attention 8th grade families! - Read full story
08/25/17Hearing Screen Notice - Read full story
08/14/17Transportation & Immunization Information - Read full story
07/31/17Open House Date & Times! - Read full story
05/18/17Vote for SLT Representatives - Read full story
05/09/17PROCTORS NEEDED! - Read full story
05/05/17NCReads Book Drive - Read full story
05/05/17Deadline for SLT Applications Extended Through Monday, May 15 - Read full story
03/28/17Yearbook Applications - Read full story
03/17/17South Mecklenburg High School Sabre Showcase on April 20, 2017 6:00-8:00pm - Read full story
03/02/17Staff Appreciation Week - Read full story
02/21/17Spring Sports Pictures! - Read full story
02/10/172017 NCASCD Lighthouse School Award - Read full story
01/26/17Attention all Rising 9th Graders slated to attend South Mecklenburg High School Next Year - Read full story
01/26/17The yearbook order deadline has been extended! - Read full story
01/20/17Student Assignment Community Engagement Sessions - Read full story
01/12/17Make-up Days - Read full story
12/16/16Be a Guest Speaker! - Read full story
11/09/16Does your child have an IEP? - Read full story
10/17/16Phase 1 Student Assignment Town Hall Meetings - Read full story
10/13/16Help us win $1000! - Read full story
10/13/16Not receiving the Shockwave? - Read full story
09/13/16Picture Day is Wednesday, September 14 at South Charlotte! - Read full story
08/24/16PTO Newsletter - Read full story
08/03/16Open House Info - Read full story
05/26/16Summer Reading! - Read full story
05/05/168th Grade Dance - Sign Up Genius - Read full story
04/29/162016-17 Placement Notification & Rubrics - Read full story
04/29/168th Grade End-of-Year Activities & VIP Seating - Read full story
04/25/16Yearbook Applications - Read full story
04/20/16SCMS 2016-17 School Leadership Team Application - Read full story
04/19/16EOG Proctor Volunteers Needed - Read full story
04/14/16End of Year Testing Dates - Read full story
03/24/16Spring Break March 25 - April 1 - Read full story
03/15/16Charleston Field Trip Information - Read full story
03/09/16Parent Night Presentations - Read full story
02/12/16Registration Information for Rising 6th-9th Graders - Read full story
01/29/16Mr. Hicks - SCMS Teacher of the Year! - Read full story
01/20/16PHS Registration Information - Read full story
01/10/16NJHS Application Form - Read full story
01/08/16Ms. Matusiak - LifeChanger of the Year Nomination - Read full story
01/07/16Order your child's yearbook today! - Read full story
01/06/168th Grade Field Trip Information - Read full story
12/18/15Winter Break - Read full story
11/09/15South Meck High School Open House - Read full story
10/19/15October 30th - Parent Conferences - Read full story
10/14/158th Grade Field Trip - Permission Form & Payment Information - Read full story
09/17/15CMS AdvancED Parent Survey - Read full story
09/16/15Not receiving the "Shockwave?" - Read full story
08/17/15Hearing Screening Notice - Read full story
07/22/15Open House for 6th graders & "new to SCMS" 7th & 8th graders - Read full story
06/09/15Summer Reading Lists 2015 - Read full story
06/04/15Project Lead The Way Flyer & Registration - EXTENDED - Read full story
04/29/15Proctor Sign-Up - We need your help! - Read full story
04/28/15School Leadership Team Nomination Forms - Read full story
04/24/157th Grade Immunization Requirements & Shot Clinic - Read full story
04/17/15Rising 6th Grade Parent Night Presentation - Read full story
04/14/15SCMS is hosting 'Coffee with Ann Clark' on 4/28 - Read full story
04/14/15Yearbook Applications - Read full story
03/27/15CMS Annual Parent Survey - Read full story
03/25/15Rising 7th & 8th Grade Parent Night Presentation - Read full story
03/10/15Rising 6th-9th Grade Transition Meetings - Updated 3/9 - Read full story
03/06/15Middle School 101 - Read full story
03/04/15Updated Student Dress Code - Read full story
02/12/15National Junior Honor Society Application - Read full story
01/12/15Chromebook Forms Due 1/26 - Read full story
10/28/14Parents, please read! (open attachment) - Read full story
10/20/14Kindness Campaign - Read full story
09/11/14Math I Update for Parents - Read full story
08/29/14Hearing Screening Notice - Read full story
08/25/14SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CALENDAR - Read full story
08/18/14FALL SPORTS SIGNUPS (click on "read full story" to view) - Read full story
07/09/146th graders need their TDAP shots ASAP! - Read full story
06/13/14Registration Hours: 8 - 10 am and 1 - 3 pm - Read full story
06/13/14JULY SUMMER HOURS - Read full story
05/30/14Summer Reading Lists just added! - Read full story
05/28/14Promotion Ceremony at 9:00 AM - Read full story
05/14/14Parent Testing Letters - Read full story
05/09/14South Meck Rising 9th Grade Summer Reading List - Read full story
05/02/14Parent Guide to the standards for Mathematics and Language Arts in all grade levels - Read full story
04/30/14EOG Proctors Needed - Read full story
04/30/14Spring Sports Banquet Info - Read full story
04/30/14Baseball and Soccer also NO Practice. Track will Practice this afternoon - Read full story
04/30/14Baseball and Soccer Games are Cancelled for this afternoon - Read full story
04/30/14RELAY FOR LIFE Fundraiser: Let's show our support! - Read full story
04/29/14EOG Math Review Show to Air on CMS-TV - Read full story
04/25/14Mr. Carl Ratliff Performing for Straight Ahead Jazz Series - Read full story
04/09/14Yearbook Staff Applications 2014-2015 - Read full story
04/07/14Boys Track Practice will be held in the gym this afternoon. Girls Track practice is cancelled - Read full story
04/07/14Baseball and Soccer (Boys & Girls) Games have been canncelled for this afternoon - Read full story
04/04/14SPRING PICTURE DAY NEWS - Read full story
04/02/14Rising 7th/8th Grade Parent Night - Read full story
04/02/14Nelda Smith is Honored as Top Media Coordinator - Read full story
04/02/14Parent Night Presentations - Read full story
03/31/14Workshop for Rising 9th Grade Providence Students - Read full story
03/31/14OUTSTANDING NEW TEACHER AWARD: Francie Estro - Read full story
03/28/14Track (both teams) will practice today - Read full story
03/28/14Baseball and Soccer (both teams)will not practice this afternoon - Read full story
03/26/14BATTLE OF THE BOOKS TEAM IS DISTRICT CHAMPION - Read full story
03/25/14Boys Soccer Team - Practice has been cancelled for today 3/25/14 - Read full story
03/24/14RISING 7th/8th Grade PARENT NIGHT - Read full story
03/24/14RISING 6th Grade PARENT NIGHT - Read full story
03/24/14CLOTHING DRIVE will benefit the children of Liberia - Read full story
03/24/14SUPERIOR! SCMS Orchestra - Read full story
03/21/14Sport Practice Cancellations - Boys & Girls Soccer & Girls Track - Read full story
03/20/14TALENT SHOW on March 25 - Read full story
03/18/14Congratulations Odyssey of the Mind Team! - Read full story
03/17/14ALL Sports Games and Practices have been CANCELLED (3-17-14) - Read full story
03/14/14SCMS NAL Wins First Round of Nationals - Read full story
03/11/14SCMS Science Olympiad Team Heading to State Finals - Read full story
03/05/14Battle of the Books Team in 1st Place - Read full story
02/26/14MATHCOUNTS Team headed to STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - Read full story
02/26/14SCMS National Academic League (NAL) in the STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - Read full story
02/21/14Pay for 6th Grade Field Trip ONLINE - Read full story
02/21/14Shocker Standouts - Read full story
02/10/14Shocker Standouts - Read full story
02/03/14PURCHASE YEARBOOKS BY FEBRUARY 16 - Read full story
02/03/14Shocker Standouts - Read full story
01/23/14Shocker Standouts - Read full story
01/23/14Congratulations to South Charlotte Fitness Record Breakers - Read full story
01/23/14Shocker Standouts - Read full story
01/14/14Honors Band - Read full story
01/13/14Parent Teacher Conference Sign-Ups - Read full story
01/06/14SCMS NAL Team - Read full story
01/06/14Shocker Standouts - 12/20/13 - Read full story
12/20/13Free Holiday Basketball Camp - Read full story
12/13/13Shocker Standout week of 12/13/2013 - Read full story
12/13/13South Charlotte Middle School only school with a Cross-Country Team - Read full story
12/13/13Angel Tree Project is a Success at SCMS! - Read full story
12/09/13Shocker Standouts - Read full story
12/06/13SCMS Spelling Bee Winner - Read full story
11/25/13Engineering Camp Charlotte - Read full story
11/25/13Shocker Standouts 11/22/13 - Read full story
11/25/13Yearbooks on Sale! - Read full story
11/18/13Shocker Standouts - Read full story
11/18/13Shocker Standouts - Read full story
11/04/13SCMS Shocker Softball Team - Read full story
11/04/13Shocker Standouts - Read full story
11/04/131 more volunteer needed for 8th Grade Field Trip! - Read full story
10/25/13Science Olympiad needs parent volunteers - Read full story
10/25/138th Grade Language Arts Teachers Need Your Help - Read full story
10/25/13PTO Fall Newsletter Link - Read full story
10/25/13Shocker Standouts - Read full story
10/25/13November 11, 2013 Holiday (NO School) - Read full story
10/25/13November 1, 2013 is a Teacher Workday (NO School) - Read full story
10/24/13Fall Sports Banquet Order Form - Read full story
10/21/13Gold Patron Appreciation NIght - Read full story
10/21/13Odyssey of the Mind - Read full story
10/21/13SCMS Shocker Standouts - Read full story
10/21/13SCMS Honors Art Student - Madison Dahl - Read full story
10/21/13SCMS recognize Anthony Thulien - Read full story
10/16/13"Vote on November 5" - Read full story
08/30/13Daily Bell Schedule/Early Dismissal Times - Read full story
08/21/13Key Dates in Relation to Bus Schedules - Read full story
08/12/136th Grade Open House Info! - Read full story
03/14/13New Common Core Resource - Read full story
02/22/13Parent Night Presentations and Honor Rubrics - Read full story
06/26/12Honors Placement Rubrics - Read full story
06/13/12Summer Hours! June 18th-August 10th - Read full story
05/18/12Interested in learning more about our highly successful Single-Gender Program? - Read full story
04/24/12Rising 6th Grade Parent Night Presentation - Read full story
04/24/122012-2013 Semester Chorus Offering - Read full story
04/13/12Yearbooks on Sale April 16-20! - Read full story
04/13/12Summer Reading Form - Due April 27th - Read full story
03/29/12Spring Portraits by Lifetouch - Thursday, April 12th - Read full story
03/16/12See Mr. Theissen's art work at the McColl Center's Open House! - Read full story
02/24/12SCMS Hosts Parent University on Tuesday Night - Read full story
02/13/12SCMS on WBTV 3 News for D.E.A.R! - Read full story
02/07/12Character Education - April's Focus - Read full story
02/03/12SCMS Spirit Week 2/6-2/10 - Read full story
02/03/12Club/Group Picture Day - Tuesday 2/7 - Read full story
01/11/12SCMS Parent Survey - Read full story
01/06/12Making Mondays Count - Character Education - Read full story
12/16/11SCMS featured on the CMS homepage - Read full story
11/28/11SCMS Angel Tree Project - Read full story
11/16/11Please help those in need! Donate to the Loaves & Fishes Food Drive - Read full story
11/10/11Quit Kits for Soldiers - We Need Your Help! - Read full story
10/10/11Interactive Career Fair in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) - Nov. 19th - Read full story
09/23/11Odyssey of the Mind Information Meeting - Monday 9/26 - Read full story
09/21/111st French Club Meeting - Everyone Welcome! - Read full story
09/20/11How can you help promote cultural diversity at SCMS? - Read full story
09/07/11Single Gender Presentation - Read full story
09/07/111st International Club Meeting - September 13th - Read full story
09/02/11Fall Picture Day - Friday, September 9th - Read full story
08/24/11Yearbooks on Sale - Lowest Price of the Year! - Read full story
07/27/116TH GRADE ALERT - Vaccinations due no later than September 23 - Read full story
07/27/11Open House Schedule - August 24 - Read full story
07/08/11Grade Level Supply Lists - Read full story
06/02/11Yearbooks Distributed on Monday! - Read full story
06/02/118th Grade Moving On Ceremony - Read full story
04/13/11Yearbooks on Sale THIS WEEK! - Read full story
03/25/11Spring Pictures - Thursday, April 7th - Read full story
03/11/11High School Registration Night - Future Ready Parent Presentation - Read full story
03/07/11Rising 6th Graders must have their proof of TDAP vaccination by September 23 - Read full story
02/18/11Rising 6th Grade Morning: Wednesday, March 23, 9:30-11:00 - Read full story
01/31/11Buy your yearbook before February 14th! - Read full story
01/20/112nd Semester Begins on Wednesday, 1/26 - Read full story
11/08/106th Grade Renaissance Festival - November 23 - Read full story
11/03/10Kids Voting Results from South Charlotte Middle - Read full story
11/03/10Winter Sports Information - Read full story
10/25/10Materials needed for International Education Week! November 15-19 - Read full story
10/18/10Donate to the "One Warm Coat" drive! - Read full story
10/18/10Parent University - Tuesday, October 19th - Read full story
10/18/108th Grade Recognition Ads - Due November 1st - Read full story
09/30/108th Grade Parent Ad Night - October 14, 6:30pm - Read full story
09/09/10Fall Picture Make-ups & Retake Day - October 11 - Read full story
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P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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