will provide educational excellence for all.
will utilize technology and data to facilitate a collaborative and engaging learning environment. Our students will become lifelong learners with the critical thinking skills necessary to enter the global 21st century workplace.
SMHS Second Nine Weeks CARDINAL Award
**IMPORTANT DATE CHANGE**
The SMHS CARDINAL Award for second nine weeks has been rescheduled. The snow date was to be February 2, and has now been changed to TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9 AT 9:30 AM IN THE AUDITORIUM.
If your child is a recipient, he or she will be notified of the change today, February 1, during school. Parents/guardians should also receive a call from the nominating teacher regarding the change. An N'Touch message will also be sent.
SMHS FAFSA Filing Workshop
Attention SMHS Seniors and families: A FAFSA filing workshop will be held on Tuesday, February 2nd from 6 - 8 pm in the SMHS library. Parents should bring their 2015 tax paperwork to the workshop. You may create your FSA ID prior to the workshop by vising https://fsaid.ed.gov/.
SMHS DECA Reaches Thrive Level in Membership
The Spring Mills High School DECA club has reached the Thrive Level in the #beDECAepic 2015-2016 Membership Campaign. This is an elite group of DECA chapters with only 3 WV DECA chapters achieving this honor. The club will be receiving a pennant, plaque, flag and 3 spaces to attend the Thrive Academy at this year's ICDC.
A link to the website article is below:
Congratualtions to Adrien Inman on being selected as a delegate for the USSYP. He will spend one week in March 2016 in Washington, DC and will represent Spring Mills High School and our state very well. He will meet members of the U.S. Senate, House of Representatives, and the President of the United States.
SMHS 2015 Science Fair Winners
Spring Mills High School is hosted its 3rd Annual Science Fair on Wed. Dec. 2nd. The fair was open to all of our students, and we had around 175 participants who presented 150 projects. We would like to thank the volunteers who helped judge the projects and all those who assisted.
Please click the link below for a list of winners and categories:
Four Spring Mills High School sophomores have been selected to attend the WV Hugh O'Brian Youth (WVHOBY) Leadership Seminar at Marshall University June 9-12, 2016. These students will participate in team building activities, panel discussions with state leaders, and community service projects. HOBY is designed to help these students reach their potential as leaders within their classes, school, and community.
Several teachers at Spring Mills High School were fortunate in receiving several Instructional Improvement grants through Berkeley County Schools.
Mr. Craig Arch - $309.46 for audio books
Mrs. Tina Rantanen - $447.00 for a set of novels
Mrs. Wendy Lee - $165.00 for an autoclave
Mrs. Jennifer Unger - $180.00 for a set of novels
Mr. Jason Bennett - $220.00 for BrainPop Classroom Access
Mrs. Rebeca Hutchinson - $250.00 for a set of novels
Congratualtions to all these teachers!!
Spring Mills Honor Drive is raffling a queen size quilt made by the Sisterhood of the Thimble and generously donated to the SMHS Honor Drive. Funds raised through the raffle will help take a group of veterans to Washington, DC in May of 2016. Tickets are $3 each or four tickets for $10. Tickets may be purchased in the front office at the school or from an Honor Drive member.
Click the link below to see the quilt!