Stafford Middle is currently closed for transfers (out of attendance zone) for the 2012-2013 school year.
SMS Library Announcements
Library Books Due!
All Library Books ARE DUE!
Battle of the Books
The Battle of the Books competition was held at Gayle Middle School on March 27. Coming out of the first round (four matches), our SMS team was in second place. In the semi-finals, we lost a tough match with H.H.Poole, who won the Championship. Congratulations to our team members -- Joey H., Ireland T., Dorothy C., Emma M., Amanda M., Mary F., Reid L., Peter A., Preston M., and Emma D.!! They represented our school well.
A big THANK YOU to our parents who volunteered at the competition and who came to support our team! And a very special THANK YOU to the McElwain family for donating our team tee-shirts!
Library Cup Challenge
The top team winners in our library participation points challenge for January-March are:
Team Goblet of Fire (Castilleja 2nd period) 739 points
Team Sorcerer's Stone (Aversa 2nd period) 730 points
Team Crookshanks (Block 1st period) 717 points
Team Dementors (Block 7th period) 715 points
Team Gringotts (Sfreddo 4th period) 707 points
Team Griphook (Aversa 1st period) 702 points
Team Azkaban (Castilleja 3rd period) 701 points
Team Hogwarts (Geslock 5th period) 700 points
Team Quidditch (Burrows 4th period) 700 points
We will celebrate team accomplishments during library visits! The next point totals will be tallied in May.
The team with the most points at the end of the school year will win the Library Cup for best demonstrating the Spartan Way in the Library!
SMS Library Reading Programs
2012-2013 Virginia Readers' Choice Titles
Battle of Books Titles for March 2013 Middle School Competition!
Suggested Summer Reading List for rising 6th graders.
Suggested Summer Reading list for rising 7th graders.
Suggested Summer Reading List for rising 8th graders.