Student Directories and SHMS Directory iOS App Now Available

Student directories still for sale.  Order your directory (and pay via PayPal) by going to the SHMS Directory page under the Fundraisers menu. Books sent home via office to child’s connections teacher, or pickup at the office (cash or check” SHMS HSA.”)

In addition, we have now launched the SHMS Direct App. This iOS app allows you to access student directory data on the go from your phone. You can download the app from the Apple App Store (search for SHMS Direct). Purchasers of the paper directory have the opportunity to get the online directory for an additional $3.

Check out the SHMS Directory page for more information!

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6th Grade Band & Orchestra

Incoming 6th graders in Band or Orchestra

There will be an “orientation rehearsal”on August 24,2017 SHMS Instrumental Music Room C128 ( Copples Lane Entrance)

6th Grade Orchestra: 8:30 am – 10:00am
6th Grade Band: 10:30 am – 12:00 noon

Rehearsals will be:

6th Grade Orchestra – Mondays: Connections (2:18 pm – 3:05 pm)
6th Grade Band – Morning Rehearsals, every 3rd day @ 7:00 am

The first rehearsals will be:

6th Grade Orchestra: Monday, September 11, 2017 @ 2:18 pm – 3:05 pm
6th Grade Band: Friday, September 8, 2017 @ 7:00 am – 7:45 am.


For more information, please read the  SHMS 6th Gr Band and Orchestra 2017 Letter

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Rita’s Fundraider – Wednesday, June 1

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Friday, April 15 – Oasis After Dark

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Parent Volunteers Needed at SHMS for the 2017-2018

Please consider volunteering your time for one of these open H&S Board and Committee positions:

We are looking to fill the following positions:

  • Wizards Event Chair
  • Oasis Night &  Skyzone Nights
  • Dimensions in Living / Career Speaker Program (2-3)
  • Writer: Social Media, email blasts & Website
  • School Supplies 2017-2018
  • Grounds & Greens/ Zak Rufo Garden
  • Library Rep

Please contact Amy Drum Caruso to secure your spot! Thank you!

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SHMS Indoor Putt-Putt Palooza to Benefit CADES

The Strath Haven Middle School 8th grade class invites you to participate in a fun afternoon of indoor mini-golf, prizes, food and drink, and so much more, to benefit our own community treasure – CADES.

When: Sunday, January 31 from 11am-6pm
Where: CADES, 401 Rutgers Ave., Swarthmore
How much: $20 per team (up to 4 members)

This first-of-its-kind SHMS 8th grade created mini-golf course will give you an inside look at the amazing CADES organization, which has been dedicated to people with physical and mental disabilities for more than 60 years. There will be music, food and fun, as well as great prizes like “closest to the hole”, “craziest dressed golfer” and random drawings and raffles.

3 Ways to Sign Up:
1) Go to:
2) Fill in and return the form included in SHMS e-News email with cash or check for $20. An email or text will be sent to you to confirm starting time.
3) Walk in the day of the event and pay $5 per person, first-come, first-play as availability allows.

Proceeds will go to funding CADES projects and needs! Gather your team to help SHMS 8th grade help our friends at CADES!!


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8th Grade Putt Putt for CADES

Have you ever wanted to design a mini golf hole? Here’s your chance! Another fabulous fundraiser for the 8th Grade Service Project benefitting CADES involves some creative design/engineering by our parents and students. Volunteers will create and assemble a hole for a mini golf course that will be set up at CADES. Detailed directions and specifications will be provided to you, as well as a flag and rubber hole. The rest is up to you!

If you or a team would like to sign up to build a hole, please go to: or contact Kelli Young at 610.544.2366

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