Principal’s News

February/March 2018   Dear Spencer Butte Families and Friends, These last few weeks have been challenging for our school community and schools locally and nationwide. The staff and I are committed to honoring Noah and the lives lost in Florida while we continue our work to sustain a caring learning community. Here are a few examples:   6th Grade WEB activities-Assembly A few weeks ago, we took advantage of our scheduled 6th grade WEB session […]

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Spartan Update

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Site Council

The Spencer Butte Site Council meets generally every third Tuesday once a month from 7:45 to 8:30am. See the school calendar for specific dates. The agenda for the meeting will typically be posted on the Monday afternoon before the meeting. Visitors are welcome. Responsibilities of the SBMS Site Council School Improvement Efforts: A major responsibility of the Council is overseeing efforts for school improvements. The Council is responsible for the Spencer Butte School Improvement Plan — updating, […]

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Harassment and Racism Free Zone

All School Assembly:  Friday, October 20th  2:30 in the large gym The Spencer Butte Middle School staff, students, and community declared the school a “Racism Free Zone” on April 13, 1988, with the support and encouragement of Superintendent Margaret Nichols and various community organizations (e.g. CALC). This stance was in response to a district task force report on the state of racism and harassment in our communities and schools. Student representatives from each class formed […]

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Mission Vision Values

Spencer Butte Middle School is a smaller, more personalized middle school. Our welcoming atmosphere is a purposefully created ambience meant to relay to the community that we take our responsibility of educating students seriously. Our whole child approach fosters the well-being of all students.  We value students, families, and the community.  Students are seen as individuals who have distinct needs, likes, dislikes, aspirations, and talents.

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Open House

Wednesday, September 27, 6:30-8:15pm This evening of curricular information kicks off in the large gym and then you’ll follow your child’s schedule so that you can get an overview of what your student will be learning this year. Students will be bringing home their schedules and a school map to guide you through the evening. There will be a volunteer table set up in the front hall and WEB Leaders will be available to help you find […]

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Back in Business Day!

            Tuesday, September 5th 10:00am-12:00pm Location:  Large Gym   During this time, staff will be available to help you pay student fees, purchase student body cards, P.E. t-shirts, and pay for food service.  Schedules will be available between 10:00am-12:00pm.   The following will be made available for your convenience: Free & Reduced Lunch Applications Bus Schedules Insurance Information Athletic Physical Examination Forms Volunteer/Background Check Document: Volunteers will be on hand […]

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6th Grade First Day

6th Grade First Day Wednesday, September 6th   At Spencer Butte, we want to make our incoming 6th graders feel excited about starting middle school so this day is just for them. All 6th graders should at school on Wednesday, September 7th, prior to 8:47am. Eighth grade WEB Leaders will be serving as mentors, leading large and small group activities designed to address students’ needs and concerns in a fun way.   Students:  Please wear comfortable clothes and […]

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Parent Coffee

        Come join us for coffee in the library!  Meet our principal and find out what’s happening in our school. Monday, September 11:  9:00-10:00am  

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Ice Cream Social

              Wednesday, September 13, 6:00-7:00pm Location: Front of building   Everyone is invited to our Family Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, September 13th, from 6:00-7:00pm. Come meet and socialize with other SBMS families and faculty members. We will be serving several different flavors of ice cream for a suggested donation of one dollar per bowl.  

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