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Carl Sandburg Middle School
30 Harmony Road
Levittown, PA 19056
Fax - 215-809-6701 
School Start and Dismissal Times - 7:55am to 2:55pm
- The doors to Carl Sandburg are open daily for students from 7:30am to 7:50am.
- Students should be dropped off before 7:50am so they have time to go to their locker before school starts.
- If you are late you need to press the button to be let in.  Then you need to come to the office to sign in and get a pass.
- Parents/guardians, you do not need to come to the office if you are dropping your child off late, they can sign themselves in.*
Late Activity Buses - The 4:15pm bus is only available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  The 5:15pm bus is available everyday.
Athletic Director - 215-809-7591 - Billy Johns - bjohns@neshaminy.k12.pa.us

Guidance Office - 215-809-6225 - Eileen Hilliard - Secretary
Guidance Counselors:


Nurse - 215-809-6386 -  Sharon Binder - sbinder@neshaminy.k12.pa.us

Main Office - 215-809-6220 - Sue Eagen - Attendance Secretary
Clerk Typist - 215-809-6221 -  Dee Dee Mamie 
Office hours - 7:30am - 3:30pm

Principal -  Mrs. Dawn Kelly
Assistant Principal - Mr. Derek Albarran
Coordinator of Student Affairs - Mr. Kevin Freeman 


Monday, September 28, 2015
Rotation Day – 3
5th grade Special Day – 5
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Rotation Day – 4
5th grade Special Day - 1
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Rotation Day – 1
5th grade Special Day - 2
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Rotation Day – 2
5th grade Special Day - 3
Friday, October 2, 2015
Rotation Day – 3
5th grade Special Day - 4

Picture Retake Day

Picture retakes will be on November 6th.
To order:  www.barksdalephoto.com  
Enter Access Code:  16413
(You will receive 4 free large variety wallets if you order online.) 
8th grade group shot - November 6th, 2015


Students of the Month  
Congratulations to the Students of the Month for the month of September -
5th grade - 
6th grade -
7th grade -
8th grade -

8th grade Announcements:

 Our 8th graders will have the privilege of attending two trips this year: our grade level class trip to the Keswick Theater and the school-wide trip to Great Adventure. Although our 8th grade class trip is in December, our planning and preparation for this fantastic day begins now!  Click here for the Keswick Theater Trip Form/information

Afterschool Activities/Intramurals:
Fitness club is on Monday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mr. Hoelzle.  
Intramural flag football is on Tuesday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mr. Durante.

Intramural Pickleball and Shuffle Board is on Monday and Wednesday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mrs. Martian and Mr. Bogart.
The Buddy Club is on Tuesday and Thursday from 3pm to 4pm in room D-6 with Ms. Alberts and Mrs. Klemick -  Buddy Club Flyer


Homework Help Information:

Mondays and Wednesdays - Ms. Morales in room C-7
Tuesdays and Thursdays - Mrs. Michaud in room F-8

National Junior Honor Society: 

Carl Sandburg Middle School

National Junior Honor Society


  The first meeting of the Carl Sandburg Middle School chapter of the National Junior Honor Society will be held during lunch on Wednesday, October 7th.  This is a mandatory meeting for all members. At that time we will discuss the process for electing officers. The officers are: President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary.   Any interested candidate should write an essay detailing why he/she is qualified to serve in the office of interest. Essays are due to Mrs. Sienko by Friday, October 9th. Late essays will not be considered.

 Thank you and see you on Wednesday in E-11!


PTO Information:
Friday was the deadline for the KidStuff books. Please send in payment or simply return the book also the PTO is sponsoring a Fall mum pre-sale please send in orders by October 5th. If you need order forms they can be printed from the PTO website. Thank you.

Sport Team Information: 

Sandburg’s Varsity Soccer Team does NOT have practice today, 10/2. Remember we have a HOME Game Monday, 10/5, wear your white jersey to school.

 No football practice today for Jv and Varsity football 10/2/15. 
The home girls 7th grade field hockey game for today, Friday, October 2nd, is canceled. 
8th grade Field Hockey Practice is cancelled for today!  Prepare for a cold home game on Monday!

Sandburg’s varsity football team went to Pennwood yesterday. Sandburg lost a tough game by the score of 20-14. Dawson Obringer returned a kickoff for a touchdown. Chris Majors scored the other Touchdown. Obringer threw the ball to Majors for the 2 point conversion. The offensive team  as well as the defensive unit did a nice job against a much bigger Pennwood team. Our next game is on Tuesday against Log College. Keep up the hard work.   Coach Johns.

 Dear Parents,

On Wednesday, October 14th, Sandburg Varsity Football Team will be playing Poquessing Middle School at Neshaminy High School.  We will be leaving Sandburg at 3:30pm for a 5pm game.  We will have a bus to take us there and bring us back to the school.  The bus would also take the players home if need be.  If any of the parents want to take their sons home right after the game please let me know.  Thank you for all the support your giving the team. 


Coach Billy Johns

Click here for Fall sport schedules - please note any schedule changes below.
The HWT Football team added an away game on Tuesday, October 6th at Log College.
The HWT  Football game scheduled for 10/15 at 3:15pm at Poquessing is now changed to 10/14 at 5pm at Neshaminy High School.

Student Council Information:

Sandburg collects Box Tops all year long!  Start clipping box tops and turn them in to your homeroom teacher.  There will be several contests throughout the year and your homeroom can win special treats.  Box top information   



 Carl Sandburg Middle School on Facebook



  • Band, Orchestra and Choir Information:

    All orchestra students, please stop by the auditorium during your WIN period on Friday, October 2, to meet Mr. Harris, the new orchestra teacher.


    The band lessons for Monday:

    Period 1: Flute Blue

    Period 2: Flute Green

    Period 3: Flute Orange

    Period 6: Clarinet Blue

    Period 7: Clarinet Green


    The band lessons for Tuesday:

     Period 1: Saxophone Blue

    Period 2: Saxophone Green

    Period 3: Low Wind Green

    Period 6: Mallets Blue

    Period 7: Mallets Green


    The Band lessons for Thursday:

    Period 1: Trumpet Blue

    Period 2: Trumpet Green

    Period 3: Trumpet Orange

    Period 6: Trumpet Yellow

    Period 7: Make Ups Blue


    The Band lessons for Friday:

    Period 1: Percussion Blue

    Period 2: Percussion Green

    Period 3: Percussion Orange

    Period 6: Percussion Yellow

    Period 7: Make Ups Green


    Attention all choir members GOING to Temple University. There will be an informational parents meeting and National Anthem rehearsal from 6:00pm until 7:00 pm Thursday, October 1st. We need to place the children within their proper sections.


    Attention 6th, 7th and 8th grade band members: The first Thursday Night Band rehearsal will be next week, October 8th from 6:30-8:15pm. It’s going to be “Neon” Night. Please dress in Neon for prizes!


    Click here for more BAND Information


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