E. Smith Middle School

newms640 Jennifer Davis
1000 S. San Patricio
Sinton, Tx 78387
Phone: 361-364-6840
Fax: 361-364-6856
Jennifer Davis
Principal
Margie Torres-Garcia
Asst. Principal

Sinton Blood Drive 6/27/18

Don't miss out on the next Blood Drive in Sinton!

Sinton Blood Drive 6-27-18


FPS Competition in Wisconsin

Sinton Students Place At Internationals
5 students from Sinton ISD represented Texas at the Future Problem Solvers International Conference and Competition held June 6-10 in La Crosse, Wisconsin at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. Maggie Gibson and Ethan Garza  assisted with the Conference. Ethan Garza is a member of the Texas State FPS board.
This year more than 1600 students came together from 10 countries to celebrate the problem solving process. New friendships started, memories made and ideas shared.
FPS Team-Wisconsin
Pictured from Left to Right: Coach Elizabeth Nieto, Jamie Burch, Jolie Lankford, Keira Rodriguez and Ella Troup
Jamie Burch 9th place Junior Individual Global Issues Problem Solving
Ella Troup 8th place Middle Individual Global Issues Problem Solving
Keira Rodriguez 4th place Junior Scenario Author
Emma Nieto 2nd place Senior Individual Community Problem Solving Project
Jolie Lankford competed in the Magic Team Global Issues Problem Solving (Magic is made up of individuals from 4 different states or countries who qualified for Internationals and they compete as a team)

Future Problem Solvers in Wisconsin

Ella Troup, Emma Nieto, Jolie Lankford, Jamie Burch and Keira Rodriguez representing Sinton Elementary, Smith Middle School & Sinton High School. These students, under the guidance of their coach their Coach Elizabeth Nieto are competing and representing Texas and Sinton ISD at the Future Problem Solving International Conference and Competition in La Crosse Wisconsin at the University of Wisconsin June 6-10. Best of luck to all!

FPS-WI


APPLY TEXAS - 2018-2019 Freshmen

A Del Mar representative will be at Smith Middle School Tuesday, June 5th @11:00 a.m. The rep will help 2017-2018 8th graders who will be taking Dual Credit classes their freshman year  complete the Apply Texas application online.  Please meet in RM 201.


SINTON ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES NAMES FINALIST FOR SUPERINTENDENT

NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2018

SINTON ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES NAMES FINALIST FOR SUPERINTENDENT

 The Sinton Independent School District (ISD) Board of Trustees, at its May 21st meeting, named Dr. Michael ‘Chad’ Jones,  currently superintendent at Iola ISD, as finalist for superi ntendent. By law, the Board must now wait 21 days before voting to hire Dr. Jones to be the new superintendent for Sinton ISD.  Dr. Jones is slated to assume the head administrator position as a result of the current Superintendent Pari Whitten’s retirement. The Board is scheduled to vote to offer a contract to Dr. Jones on June 11, 2018 as the final step in the search process.

Dr. Jones earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1991, his Masters degree from East Central University in 2001 and his Doctorate from Sam Houston State University in 2016.  He and his wife Robyn have three girls, AJ, 19; Becca, 16; and Molly, 13.  Dr. Jones began his career as an educator in Norman, Oklahoma and spent 13 years as a science teacher and a coach before coming to College Station ISD to begin his career as an administrator.  He went on to serve as a high school assistant principal and an elementary principal in College Station ISD and a high school principal in Rockdale ISD before becoming the superintendent at West Hardin County CISD.  The past five years, Dr. Jones has spent as superintendent in Iola ISD.  The 2018-2019 school year will mark his 28th year as an educator.