To report an absence:

    Call the attendance office at 248-8591 before 9am.  If you are calling in your child's absence, a hard copy of the appropriate form will need to be handed into the attendance office upon your child's return to school. Follow this link to access the appropriate form and more information: ATTENDANCE FORMS


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  • Learning Inclusively for Everyone

    (Project LIFE)

    January 11, 2018


    Somers Middle School Library

    As a school district, SCSD is working toward creating more caring, creative inclusive classrooms for all learners. Inclusive practices enable all students, even those with learning differences to receive appropriate, specially designed instruction within general education classrooms. 

    Come hear Julie Causton, Ph.D., share the research that supports our commitment to Learning Inclusively For Everyone (LIFE).

    Julie Causton, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Inclusive and Special Education Program in the Department of Teaching and Leadership at Syracuse University. She has spent the past 20 years studying best practices for inclusive education and as a former elementary, middle and high school special education teacher herself, she knows firsthand how inclusion leads to better outcomes for students.

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Upcoming Events

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  • SHS World History Students Visit Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Somers High School students from Mrs. St. John’s World History Advanced course traveled to New York City to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 11, 2017. Accompanied by their exceptionally knowledgeable chaperones (Mrs. Bangash, Mr. Lopez and Mr. Carreira), students used the backdrop of the Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian galleries to review historical content. “Art acts as the internet of the past, and the political and social messages of the works seen on site provided a richer understanding of the cultures already studied in the classroom,” said Mrs. St. John.

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  • Somers Education Foundation Call for Talent on Now for 2018 Variety Show

    The Somers Education Foundation is now accepting applications for their 2018 Variety Show! Register online before January 5, then watch your email for your assigned audition time, which will be scheduled for January 10 or 11. Our audition team can’t wait to see you show your talent in hope of being in the spotlight at the show on January 26! All acts must be less than 3 minutes long and auditions are required. Register today at: www.sefny.org.

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  • Somers High School Students Participate in Project SHARE

    On Tuesday, November 21, 31 students from Somers High School traveled to Hastings High School to help serve a sit down Thanksgiving dinner to over 800 homeless citizens from New York City and Westchester County. The SHS STAT Club (Students Taking Action Together) along with many of the school's International Baccalaureate students, volunteered for this annual event, called Project SHARE. STAT Club advisors Christine Drysdale and Shondra McClary accompanied the students.

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  • SMS Students Attend Human Rights Institute for Middle School Student Leaders

    Somers Middle School Grade 7 students from Student Council and No Place for Hate attended the Human Rights Institute for Middle School Student Leaders on Thursday, November 16 with their teachers Mr. Arnett and Mrs. Gottlieb. The conference began with a performance by Sheila Arnold, the lead performer of, "History's Alive!" Following the presentation SMS students broke out into workshops that focused on two main themes: Respecting the Individual and How to Be an Upstander.

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