For all new families, including students. You will learn about what to expect this summer and how to prepare for the fall.
Gently Used Uniform Sale: Tuesday, June 18th, 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase gently used uniforms. The earlier you arrive, the more inventory you will have available to you!
Get Connected Sessions
*Student may register for one or both sessions when they complete their registration paperwork. Transfers are not required to attend, but are strongly encouraged to do so.
This is a fun day where students get acquainted with our facilities, staff and their future classmates.
Session I: Arts & Athletics
Thursday, July 25th, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Session II: Academics & Service
Thursday, August 8th, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
New Parent Welcome: Tuesday, August 20th, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
A required event for all new parents, to learn about what to expect for the upcoming school year. Please note, this is a parent-only event.
1st Week of School
Tuesday, August 27th – All new freshmen and transfers report
Wednesday, August 28th – Freshmen and sophomores report
Thursday, August 29th and Friday, August 30th – All students report
An abbreviated school calendar for 2019-2020 can be found below. For a more extensive calendar, please log onto your Parent MySMHS account and click "Calendar" to see a month-by-month view of the upcoming school year.
This summer, don't forget to...
1. Purchase your iPad
We require an iPad Pro or better, WiFi, and a minimum requirement of 32GB of capacity with iOS 9 or better. A minimum 32GB of capacity is necessary to handle all the apps, notes, and e-textbooks that students will be using. An iPad mini is NOT sufficient. A 3G/4G cellular data plan is NOT needed for school use. We recommend a STURDY protective case or cover for the iPad.
Our bookstore sells iPads as well. Please click below for more information.
2. Purchase uniforms at RUSH Uniform, 101 Harrison Ave, New Castle, DE 19720
An information flyer from RUSH can be found in the below attachment.
3. Get a Physical
Forms will be available this summer on MySMHS, through the "New Families Summer Tile". We will review how to access this at the "Kick Off to Summer" event. Once completed, you may drop them off or email them to the attention of Nurse Katie Zangwill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Complete your summer assignments
*Available in June through the "New Families Summer Tile" on MySMHS. We will review how to access this at the "Kick Off to Summer" event.