8th Grade Promotional Formal
Eighth graders are invited to the 8th Grade Promotion Formal on Friday, May 13th. The dance will be held at Sossaman Middle School from 6pm - 8pm. This year's theme is The Great Gatsby. Cost is $12 per ticket or $20 for two. Food and beverages will be available. Parent donations are appreciated.
Board names new Sossaman Middle School principal
The Higley Unified School District Governing Board on April 13, 2016, approved the hiring of John Dolan as principal of Sossaman Middle School. Mr. Dolan is currently assistant principal at Williams Field High School. He will replace current Sossaman Principal Nancy Diab-Scott who is moving to the principal position at Higley High School. Mr. Dolan has been with Williams Field High School since 2013. He previously served as an assistant principal at Marcos de Niza High School. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Hofstra University of New York and master’s degrees from Adelphi University and Northern Arizona University. He also spent 14 years as a teacher.
Summer STEM/Robotics Club
Looking for something fun to do this summer? Check out Sossaman's Summer Robotics Club. Sossaman Middle School will be hosting its third annual Summer Robotics Program. Registration is open to all current Higley School District 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. Registration is through HUSD Community Education and will be first come/first served. Please see the HUSD Community Education webpage for more information and registration details.It is open to 6th, 7th and 8th graders and will be held on campus at Sossaman. See the flyer
Governing board approves change to 2016-17 calendar
The Higley Unified School District governing board recently approved a change to the 2016-17 school calendar. With the change, the second quarter will end one day earlier and the fourth quarter will go one day longer. Classes will begin as scheduled on July 25, 2016. The last day of school will be Friday, May 26, 2017.
Calendars can be found on the website.
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Want to learn more about Cooley and Sossaman Middle Schools? Cooley Principal Dr. Randy Mahlerwein and Sossaman Principal Ms. Nancy Diab talk about their schools in this video.
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM SMS Spring Dance Concert Dress Rehearsal
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM Track & Field @ Higley HS vs AJHS, BJHS