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Draft 2019-2020 School Calendar

The 2019-20 Calendar Committee has prepared a 2019-20 Draft Calendar

Please provide any comments to

Diana Thomas via e-mail at Diana.Thomas@spencer.kyschools.us

by January 16, 2019.

Thank you!



Winterfest & Skate Rink Dec. 14/15

Winterfest 2018

Grizzlies Beyond the Belle

Here are the current and updated GBB Drop off Points and Times:


“Old” Taylorsville Elementary bus lot at 5:45pm

Spencer Christian Church at 6:05pm


Lighthouse Baptist Church at 5:45pm

Little Union Baptist Church Lighthouse Baptist Church at 6:05pm

Welcome Back! Important Back to School Info!
2018-2019 Supply Lists
SCMS Grizzly Beyond the Bell Summer School

These are the dates for the 2018 Summer School program:

Monday June 18th thru Thursday 21st.
Monday June 25th thru Thursday June 28th
Monday July 9th thru Thursday July: 12th
Monday July 18th thru Thursday July 21st.

Breakfast from 830 til 850. Program  9-300

Please email Karen Leff with any questions.

SCMS Travels to Washington


Boost Camp

Dear Parents and Students,

            Spencer County Middle School wants to provide you with the easiest transition into middle school that is possible.  Therefore, we have a summer program that focuses on just that!  Boost camp will help with preparing students for their first year of middle school, including becoming familiar with the school and its routines and academic expectations. The program is scheduled from July 30th through Aug 1st 2018 from 9-12pm. Please email Erin Demyan at erin.demyan@spencer.kyschools.us to select a date to attend. 


Parent Involvement Night

PIN is this Thursday, April 19th starting at 5:30 pm with refreshments. Rotations of classes will begin at 6 pm. 

NEW Immunization Requirements


New immunization requirements indicate that effective July 1, 2018 ALL students K-12 must show proof of having received two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine to attend school.  Students age 16 and older must show proof of having received two doeses of Meningococcal ACWY vaccine (MenACWY).  Please review the attached letter.


The 2018-19 Calendar Committee has prepared a 2018-19 Draft Calendarcalendar

Please provide any comments to Diana Thomas via e-mail at Diana.Thomas@spencer.kyschools.us.  

Wonderful Life

Come out this weekend and see the SCMS and SCHS Drama Department production of It's A Wonderful Life! 

Principal's Notes
KPREP Rally 2017

Distinguished Trifecta: 2015, 2016, & 2017!!!

KPREP Rally 2017

Disaster Relief

Hurricane Relief

Lynnea Miller is using her senior project to help with the 2017 Hurricane Relief!  Donation boxes are located at each school office.   Click here for information on ways you can help!

Middle School London Trip


SCMS Presents at KASA

SCMS Presents at KASA

SCMS London Trip

Come and see the sights in London! 

Summer School Dates

Summer School Dates

Summer School Routes

Please see the attached flyer for information about summer school dates! 

June 19th-June 22nd

June 26th-June 29th

July 10th-July 13th

July 17th-July 20st 

Please email Karen Leff at karen.leff@spencer.kyschools.us for more information! 

Annie at SCMS

Annie Play


Winterfest Auction List

Come join us at our school-wide fundraiser tomorrow night! Winterfest has everything for a great family night of fun! There is a dance for all middle school students, and all other events begin after at 5 pm! Activities include a dodgeball tournament, food trucks, photo booth, games with prizes, and a silent/live auction (list of items attached). 

We hope to see everyone there! 

Spirit Wear Orders

Spirt Wear Order Website

Please click on the link above to begin ordering Spirt Wear for the Spencer County Middle School PTSO. All orders will be delivered to the middle school students at SCMS. However, if you order and do not have a student that attends the middle school you will need to have the order shipped to your home. 

All Spirt Wear is very county neutral so it can be worn by anyone in any of the schools! 

Thank you for your orders and helping to support the PTSO!

Any questions about orders please email the PTSO president, Amanda Grubb, at amgrubb@forchtbank.com.


Open House Dates

Open House Dates:

7th and 8th Grade will be August 3rd from 5-6:30 pm.

6th Grade willl be August 8th from 6-8:00 pm. 

School Supply Lists

Please click the links below to download and view the school supply lists for each invididual grade.

6th Grade Supply List

7th Grade Supply List

8th Grade Supply List

Muddell & Pucko Visit the Capitol

SCMS Student's Brant Muddell and Valerie Pucko represented SCMS as Legislative Page's for a day at our state capitol, Frankfort. Great job showcasing our school and community! 

7th Grade Popsicle Party

SCMS' 7th grade teachers would like to invite all incoming 7th grade parents and students to our annual back to school "Popsicle Party".  Stop by SCMS on Aug 1st from 6-7pm to ask questions and meet your teachers.  For more information emai: amanda.jacobson@spencer.kyschools.us

Spencer County Spirit Wear
Jr. BETA Qualifies for Nationals!

Congratulations to our Grizzly Jr. BETA team for their Final Four finish in last week's state tournament in both written and oral competitions.  The group has qualified for the National Competition held at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center, in New Orleans, LA. on June 23-26.

Supply List
District Quick Recall Champions

Congratulations, to the SCMS Academic Team for winning the 2016 District Governor's Cup Quick Recall Championship.  Good luck at Regional's!

Greek God's visit SCMS

SCMS Teacher's Amanda Jacobson, Ashley Mcgaughey, Susanne Krause, and Jessica Downs, teaching a collaborative unit on Greek Mythology!

Cyber Etiquette Training

Media Specialist Laura Gabbard teaching students proper cyber etiquitte!

6th Grade MKAC Champs!

Congrats, to the 6th Grade Division 1 Grizzlies for defeating Bardstown at Bardstown 40-34 in the Championship Game of conference MKAC!

Pleased to Announce


Since 2012, SCMS has moved from the 37th percentile on the state assessment and ranking 254th among the 330 middle schools, to the 90th percentile and being recognized as a “Distinguished – High Performing” middle school in Kentucky.  This can only be attributed to our fantastic faculty, staff, parents, and most importantly our children.  We are all truly on the same team!

Contact Us

Spencer County Middle School
1263 Mt. Washington Rd
Taylorsville, KY 40071

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Phone: 502-477-3260
Fax: 502-477-6796