News Notes

We Have a Harley Winner……….

Tom Kazanchy from Mt. Bethel, PA. Winning ticket #1362 ………… Thank you to ALL who supported one of SMSA’s most important fundraiser and thank you to those parents who so faithfully worked so hard with such successful ticket sales.

15th in the World!

Congratulations to our sixth-grade Odyssey of the Mind team for a 15th place finish in the World OM competition! The team spent several days at Iowa State University competing against 66 other teams and had the “experience of a lifetime!” So proud of you all and grateful to your parents and coaches, especially Elizabeth Little Hogan! Way to go, Kerries! And welcome home!



Second Grade First Communion Mass and Celebration

SMSA is so proud of our Second Grade First Communion celebration.  Take a look at some of our beautiful faces.

Correction… Dates for Last Day of Classes at SMSA

There was a error in yesterday’s Kerry Blue (May 28th edition).  Please note that last day of school for Middle School students is June 13th (except 8th Grade students will attend review sessions and regents).  All other grades K-5th last day of school is Wednesday, June 18th. We are sorry for any confusion. Please call the Main Office at 792-3178 if you have any questions.

A Poetry Prize!

Congratulations to eighth-grader Abigail Mason, whose haiku, “The Ripple,” was a winner in The Lake Placid Institute’s 2014 Great Adirondack Young People’s Poetry Contest.  Here’s Abigail’s award-winning submission:


The Ripple

The grey clouds roll in.

     A single raindrop falls down.

Ripple on water.

SMSA’s Odyssey of the Mind Team…off to the WORLD COMPETITION!

THE BIG DAY IS  HERE! World  competition is May 28th-31st at the State University of Iowa.  PLEASE keep them in your prayers.  GOOD LUCK AND GO KERRIES!


Mrs. Dutch’s 4th Grade Field Trip….Floating Classroom on Lake George

The day couldn’t have been better! The sun was shining, the water was as smooth as glass and it was reported to be “the best field trip EVER”
Take a peek at Mrs. Dutch’s class ….

It’s Kerry Day at SMSA!

This is a day that ALL students here at SMSA wait for……..but only Middle School enjoys.  Take a peek at all the fun.

Kindergarten Helps Celebrates Administrative Assistance Day at SMSA!

Kindergarten visited the Main Office this morning to “see what secretaries really do”….





Big News!…………….SMSA 6th Grade Odyssey of the Mind Going to World Competition!

Holy smokes, our sixth-grade team is headed to the World Odyssey of the Mind competition!!! So proud of all of our participants at this weekend’s State competition in Binghamton! A huge thank you to all the parent volunteers for their incredible investments of time and energy!