School News


Important Information for Welcome Back BBQ

This year registration for the BBQ will be done through our new hot lunch program Healthy Hunger.  Please see the attached documents for instructions.  BBQ Healthy Hunger

Back to School

Family Orientation (August 28th – 9:00 am OR 1:00 pm) No sign upFamily Orientation is an opportunity for parents, students and teachers to meet. At the South Middle School,family orientation sessions are held in groups, with one session in the morning…

Courtyard Clean Up

Courtyard Clean Up By Imaan Mohamed, 5F   Ms. Fleming decided that the class of 5F should do something new, start a new tradition of grade 5.  5F has been putting immense effort into a service learning project in which we grow plants and flowers in…

Welcome to SMS Information from Feb 7 Parent Session

Please click here for the document. Thank you!

Family Literacy Days

Family Literacy Day -- January 26-27, 2018 Family Literacy Day is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in a variety of learning activities as a family.…

Gr 8 HS Parent Letter

Please see the attached letter on behalf of the FFCA High School.   Gr 8 Parent Letter


SMS BBQ & Open House

SMS BBQ & Open House Information

Wear It Policy Changes

SMS Wear It Policy Changes

SMS Fit Day Flyer

Please click here for SMS Wear It Fit Day information.

SMS 2017-2018 Re-Registration Process

Please click here for important information regarding re-registration.


Important Uniform Information from WearIt

Please click here for important information from WearIt.

Bus Delay System Announcement

Important! The links to the bus delay system have been removed If you would like to sign up for the remainder of this school year (2015/2016) and need assistance, please contact: or…

2016/2017 Registration Steps for SMS

2016/2017 Registration Steps for SMS

2016/2017 FFCA Registration Infrormation

2016/2017 FFCA Registration Information


eBooks Now Available!

SMS OverDrive Library Info Hello Students and Parents,  We now have an entire online library at our fingertips! Take out books at school, home or even on the go with a Wi-Fi connection. To access our new online library, click on the link below and sign…

SMS Angel Tree

South Middle School’s Christmas Angel Tree will go up in the main hallway the last week of November. Due to the generosity of our school families, South Middle School has been able to provide an opportunity to make the holiday season a little brighter…

Snow White Musical

December 3rd, 2015 SMS Presents:   Snow White A Kopec, Gindin, Costuros Spence Production   6:30pm Curtain $3/person Tickets @ the door  

Wear It information

Please see the attached documents from our uniform supplier for up to date information.​ NEW Fit Day Flyer NEW Summer Buying Process Wear It Parent Letter and Map - 2015-16

FFCA High School's 4th Annual Craft and Business Fair

​Please see attached for more information on this terrific event.  Registration for tables are due in by May 11th.  Event date is Saturday, May 30th. Business Fair

Change of meeting: SMS Parent Council

Scheduled meeting for May 11th has been changed, the new date is May 5th at 6:00pm at South Middle School.​

2nd Annual School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Mark your calendar for Monday May 4th!  This is our day to take a moment to let our Bus Driver know that they are appreciated! The Student Transportation Association of Alberta (STAA) has announced that Monday May 4th is the second annual ​School…

Safety when volunteering at SMS

The South Middle School staff appreciates all of our parents who join us and assist at the school.  For your safety while you are in the building we remind you to always sign in at the office.  Also, please review the attached document to inform yourself…

High School Open House, AGM & Parent Consultation on the High School Rebuild!

​All FFCA parents are invited to an Open House at the High School on Monday evening, the 4th of May, for coffee, tea and dessert, and to hear a presentation by the architects for our High School Rebuild Project.  All are welcome, and there will be…

Foothills Academy Society Parent Workshop

Strategies to support parenting a child with ADHD. Through this workshop, parents will gain a better understanding about ADHD and how it relates to Executive functioning.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.​ Parent Workshop March…

Health and Nutrition Month at SMS

Please see attached information on our activities for Health and Nutrition month at South Middle School​ Health and Nutrition Month at SMS

SMS, SRC Annual Chocolate Fundraiser

This year our Student Council fundraiser with Lamontage chocolates runs from March 2nd to March 16th.  Please see attached for more information.​ SMS SRC CHOCOLATE sale March 2015

Important Update Regarding the Grade 6 PATs/SLAs

​Alberta Education recently announced that the Grade 6 Student Learning Assessment (SLA) Pilot will be rescheduled.  The Grade 6 SLA Pilot  was originally going to be implemented at the beginning of the 2015/2016 school year.  The implementation…

Term 2 Learning Conferences

The attached letter has been sent home with your student regarding how-to book an interview time with your child's teacher if requested.​ The booking system will open for appointments on January 14th. SMS term 2 conferences letter2015