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Special Board Meeting image Special Board Meeting
A special board meeting has been set for 5/25/17 at 7:00 p.m.

Breakfast & Lunch Charging image Breakfast & Lunch Charging
May 19th is the last day for charging breakfast and lunch.

Spelling Bee 2017 7th/8th Grade Spelling Bee
Four SAMS students competed in the preliminary round of the Chronicle-Telegram Lorain County Spelling Bee on March 10th among 36 students from 10 different schools. 
A spelling bee 2017 5th/6th Grade Spelling Bee
On Wednesday, March 22nd the top spellers from the fifth and sixth grades came together to compete in the annual 5th and 6th grade spelling bee held at Firelands Elementary School. 
Coming together 8th Grade Bridging Ceremony
Mark your calendars: The 8th grade Bridging Ceremony will be held on June 6th! Please keep reading to view the invitation. Invitations will also be sent home at a later date. 
Honor and Merit Roll image Honor and Merit Roll
Congratulations to our students that have achieved academic excellence! SAMS 3rd Quarter Honor-Merit  
Word update Online Report Cards
SAMS and FHS will be utilizing online report cards through PowerSchool! Parents will have access to their child's report cards and the ability to print your individual child's report card at home. 
Text Notifications Emergency Text Notification
Would you like to recieve emergency text notifications from FLSD? Click here for additional information. 
Mascot Sam the Falcon Introducing SAM Falcon!
SAMS has a new mascot and his name is Sam Falcon! Read all about him here! 
image of a fork and knife Food Service Announcement
In the event of a snow day on a Tuesday, the lunch menu will feature vendor pizza on Wednesday. If a snow day occurs on Tuesday and Wednesday, vendor pizza will be offered on Thursday. If a two hour delay occurs, breakfast will not be served on those days. 
Immunization change for 7th graders image Immunization change for 7th graders

The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) has announced a special health clinic date to accommodate new vaccination requirements. The LCGHD will be available to assist families on August 15th at their facility. 

Safety & Security  image Safety & Security
As a reminder, ALL Visitors to the learning environment will undergo security procedures.
Mission Statement created by students image Mission Statement created by students
The SAMS Student Advisory Committee created a mission statement! To learn more click here! 

SAMS Mission Statement

At SAMS, we respect ourselves and others.

We always do our best, and we Dare To Be Great.

We realize that everybody makes mistakes,

and we always give a helping hand, while

we are accepting of differences.

At SAMS, we are polite, we are respectful,

we are caring, we are responsible, and we are role models.

We never give up, and WE Never Say Can’t!

Safer Schools
Safer Schools Tip Line
      844-SaferOH        (844-723-3764)
Operated by the Ohio Department of Public Safety- Office of Homeland Security
This anonymous tip line will accept both calls and texts 24 hours a day. This service allows both students and adults to share information regarding any safety concerns with school officials and law enforcement.

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Contact Information
152 West Main Street
South Amherst, Ohio 44001
Phone: 440.986.7021
Fax: 440.986.7022
Office Hours:
7:00 AM to 3:15 PM
School Hours:
7:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Serving Students in Grades 6-8
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3501
School Counselor:
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3503
School Counselor/Work and Family Teacher:
(440) 986-7021 ext. 3130
Athletics & Student Services
(440) 986-7021 ext. 
Attendance & Building Clerk
(440) 986-7021 ext.

"The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you".
B.B. King
100 Years of Education

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Upcoming Events
PAC Meeting
Mon May 22 2017
Choir Concert
Thu May 25 2017
8th Grade Picnic
Fri May 26 2017
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