News Notes

“A Christmas Story: the Musical” Kicks off the Holidays!

Congratulations to the cast and crew of this weekend’s three sold-out shows of “A Christmas Story: The Musical” at the Charles R. Wood Theater! Thank you, as always, to Mickey Luce, director and producer, and Erin Dove, musical director. You two and this wonderful group of SMSA students, family members, faculty, staff and friends provided a tremendous kick-off to the holiday season!


Big News….Christmas Story the Musical Matinee

We are thrilled to announce that we are adding a matinee show for our Saturday, November 22 show of A Christmas Story, the musical, at 1:00 p.m. at the Wood Theater.  Please go to website to secure your ticket today! Or call the Box Office at 518-480-4878
Last call for patron donations for our production…….your support means a great deal.

SMSA’s Halloween Parade Leaders…..

Our annual parade stepped off this year with a new tradition, our SMSA mascot the Kerry Blue dog.  Please go to our Facebook page to see the wonderful collection of Halloween Parade photos………including a surprise visit from Bishop Scharfenberger.

Halloween Treats at SMSA

Our little ones from Noah’s Ark grandly paraded in our Great Hall for  moms, dads and grandparents all so see.
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It’s Almost Time….A Month of Kerry Kash

In next weeks Family Envelope please look for your Month of Kerry Kashtickets! Math the NYS Daily numbers drawing at 7:35 p.m. from January 1-31, 2015, and win the cash prize listed for that day!  Each ticket is $20, they make great gifts for that special friend, special teacher or just for fun!  Click on the link to see the cash prizes available Kerry Cash

Just a Reminder…SMSA Community Players

“This holiday season, America’s #1 Christmas movie comes to life on stage as a hilarious holiday musical. A Christmas Story, The Musical!”   Join us at the Wood Theater either November 21st or November 22nd, at 7:00 PM,  for the wonderful evening.  Call the Wood Theater Box Office for your tickets today 480-4878… are going fast!

Miss Bachman’s “Star of the Week”

It was great to see one of our SMSA kindergarteners share his family adventures with classmates.
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Happiness in 8th Grade….

As you can see by these beautiful smiling faces, our 8th received library editions of To Kill a Mockingbird today!  Happiness abounds!
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SMSA Junior Kerry Soccer Success

Here is a photo of a most of our players from the grade 3-4 team this year after a win in Corinth.  We are so proud to know they finished the season undefeated! Great job….go Kerries!
Jr. Kerry Soccer

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