Welcome!

 Carl Sandburg Middle School
30 Harmony Road
Levittown, PA 19056

 
School hours - 7:45am - 2:45pm
Office hours - 7am to 3:30pm 
  
Main Office - Secretary - 215-809-6220 - Sue Eagen
Main Office - Clerk Typist - 215-809-6221 -  Denise Mamie
Main Office Fax - 215-809-6701
 
Guidance Office - Secretary - 215-809-6225 - Linda Davis
Guidance Counselors -  Patty Dunn A-L - Diane Rose M-Z
 
Nurse - 215-809-6386 -  Sharon Binder
  Nurse's Fax - 215-809-6383  
 
Athletic Director - 215-809-7591 - Billy Johns
 

Principal -  Mrs. Dawn Kelly
Assistant Principal - Mr. Derek Albarran



Important Information Below 

 
 Today is Friday, April 17th - Day 1
 
 
 
  

The English Language Arts PSSA 's will continue through Friday, April 17th. Students will be taking one test each morning. You can help your child perform at his or her optimal level by making sure they get a good night's sleep and feeding them a nutritious breakfast each morning.

Attendance is very important so please make sure your child is here and on time. Please send your child with at least two #2 pencils with good erasers along with a book to read if they finish early. Remind them how important these assessments are and encourage them to do their very best. Don't forget to wish them luck as they walk out the door! Thank you for helping to make this test their best one ever. 
 

***The SIx Flags trip is a GO for next Friday! All chaperones will receive a letter yesterday that must be returned today. Please ask them for it. If you think you should've received a letter and did not, please call Mrs. Jackson by 9:00 AM Friday (tomorrow) morning! 215-809-6220 This is critical to selection of student groups that will take place tomorrow. ***

 
Various Announcements:
 
Click here for the Field Day T-shirt Order Form or you may pick one up in the girls PE hallway.  Orders are due by Friday, April 24.
 

There will be NO Basketball with Mr. Durante on Friday, 4/17/15 from 5pm - 7pm because of the Dodgeball Tournament tonight.

There will be Basketball with Mr. Durante on Saturday, 4/18/15, from 9am to 11am.
 

Students of the Month  
Congratulations to the Students of the Month for the month of March -
 
6th grade - Alexis Amenhauser & Madison Neiman
7th grade - Jordyn Souder & Matt Schwab
8th grade - Metehan Gurgen & MaKenzie Young
 
8th grade Information:
 
The 8th grade class trip to Washington DC is scheduled for Monday, June 1st, 2015.  As of 3/27/15, we have 18 chaperones that have turned in there completed clearances.  We had 46 parents volunteer and were able to take 32. We selected parents in the order we received requests and sent letters home to those selected. We initially stated that the deadline for clearances was 4/1, but due to our concerns we would like to hear back from all chaperones by Friday, 3/27/15. If you are unable to have your clearances at that time, we will move chronologically down the list of remaining parent volunteers. If you know that you are no longer able to chaperone, please let us know ASAP.   Please email your students homeroom teacher with any questions.
 
 
8th grade Move-Up Day has been set for June 9 at 8:30 AM in the auditorium. It will run approximately 2 hours. All families are invited!
 
 
 


Afterschool Activities/Intramurals:
 
Flag Football with Mr. Durante will begin Tuesday, April 14.  It will be from 3pm to 4pm.  Please make sure you have a ride home.  Mr. Durante plans to have Flag football weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm. 
 

The next debate team meeting will be on Monday, 4/20, from 3-4pm in D-4.  See you then!

 

Intramural Indoor Floor Hockey starts Monday, April 20th.  This is open to all students and all students MUST have an intramural permission slip to participate.  Meet in the Gym.  Any questions, see Mr. Simons in E-10.

Intramural Indoor Soccer starts next Wednesday, 4/22.  Meet in the Gym.

 
  Click here for more information about Activities/Intramurals

 

Homework Help Information:
 
 All teachers are available before school every Tuesday from 7:15-7:45 in their classrooms. We also offer homework help after school Monday-Thursday until 4:00 PM! Email teachers for additional information! Homework Help Information Homework Help Handout  -  Ms. Morales & Mrs. Michaud - Permission Form - Miss Martin - Permission Form 
 
 

Musical:
 

Congratulations to all the cast and crew of Into the Woods Jr.!  FANTASTIC JOB! 

 

National Junior Honor Society: 
 

Our annual Talent Show “The S Factor” is around the corner.  The show will be held on May 14th.  If you would like to audition for the show please pick up an audition form from Mrs. Sanchez in room C-5.  There will also be forms hanging on the Student Council bulletin board in the main hallway.   Click here for the Audition Form

 
 
   

PTO Information:
 

The new date has been set for the March madness dance … It is now the “May Madness” Dance and will be rescheduled for May 8th   from 7pm – 9pm ~ cost is $5.  We will have water, smoothies, pretzels, baked goods, and candy wheel for an  additional cost and of course dancing with DJ Noi.  Come to sign up for our “Minute to Win it Basketball Shootout”  in the gym… see how many baskets you can make in 1 minute!!!  Cost is $1 to participate.  Prizes will be awarded …    Flea Market Flyer     Flea Market Sign Up Form

SPRING CLEANING?   Sandburg is having a Flea Market on May 16, 2015 from 8am to 12pm ~ Clean out your closets ~ Earn some extra Ca$h!!!  Cost is $20 for 6ft table (half of school café’ table) OR $30 for 12ft table (entire school café’ table).  See attached flyer.  For additional questions, please contact Sandburg PTO.  If interested, complete the attached Contract and send in with a check payable to Sandburg PTO.  Thank you for your continued Support!!! 
 
  The Sandburg PTO would like to invite you to join us in the Sesame Classic which is taking place on May 17th. It’s a 1 mile fun run/walk or 5k.   Cost is $25 per registrant if signed up by May 6th.  Website is www.linmarksports.com. Be sure to use Group Name: Carl Sandburg to receive credit for our school.  In addition, participants will receive a t-shirt, a free pass to Sesame Place, and refreshments.  It will be a fun day! We hope you can be there! 
 
 Upcoming No Cook Night
 
May 12, 2015, 5pm - 8pm - Red Robin - Click here for flyer

 
 
 


Six Flags Information:

 
The SIx Flags trip is a GO for next Friday! All chaperones will receive a letter yesterday, that must be returned today. Please ask them for it. If you think you should've received a letter and did not, please call Mrs. Jackson by 9:00 AM Friday (tomorrow) morning! 215-809-6220 This is critical to selection of student groups that will take place tomorrow.
 
 


Sport Team Information: 

Attention all softball players. Pictures are on Monday, 4/20…do not forget your picture form.  Clothing Orders due asap! Please give clothing orders to Miss Jackson. Attention 7th grade softball, there is no practice today.  Again there is no practice today.  
 
 Monday, April 27, during homeroom, Neshaminy High School Head Football Coach, Coach Wilmot will be coming to talk to any 8th grade football players and anyone interested in playing football at the high school next year. Please check in to homeroom and then report to the cafeteria.
 
Attention all 8th grade girls interested in trying-out for the high school field hockey team next year. There will be a mandatory informational meeting on Wednesday, April 29th at 6:30 pm in the Black Box Theater at the High School. One parent must be present with you. If you have any questions please see Miss K in the library. 
 
Every Wednesday, there will be NO softball practice.
 
Changes in game schedules will be listed here and on the main school calendar -
 
 4/14/15 - Away track meet scheduled at Charles Boehm rescheduled to 4/20/15.
4/20/15 - Home 7th grade softball game against New Hope Middle School is canceled.
4/22/15 - Home 7th grade softball game against -  Richboro Middle is canceled.
4/24/15 - Away 7th grade Baseball and 7th grade softball game against Maple Point is rescheduled to 5/26/15.
5/14/15 - Away 7th grade Softball game against New Hope Middle School is canceled.
  



Student Council Information:

 
Student Council Dodge Ball Tournament - Friday, April 17, 2015 in the Sandburg Gym!  Click here for Team Sign up Form   Click here for Permission Form
 

Attention Students!  The Student Council Dodgeball Tournament is being held THIS Friday night, April 17th, at 5:45PM in our gym!  We have received team forms from the following teams:

In 6th grade... 1. LEGENDS, 2. BEAST MODE

In 7th grade...1. RETURN OF THE KNIGHTS, 2. MATRIX SQUAD

and in 8th grade...1. DARK SIDERS, 2. AIM FOR THE BIG ONE, 3. HEROES & ZEROS, 4. ALL DODGE, NO BALLS, 5. TEAM TRY HARD

 


Student Fundraisers:

*We will continue collecting box tops year round*Box top information   FYI - For every 3 participating products you purchase in a single transaction at a participating Sam's Club between 8/1/14 and 7/3/15, you can earn 70 eBoxTops for your selected school, Click here for more information
 
 
 


Yearbook: 


 Copies of the yearbook are still available, see Mrs. Krangel or Miss Koczynski in the library.  Click here for order form  Cost is $20.  If you have any questions, email Miss Koczynski at ckoczynski@neshaminy.k12.pa.us
 
 

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