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SPMS Curriculum Carnival is Thursday, 1/21/21

January 20, 2021

Staff will be live on Thursday, 1/21/21 from 5:30-7:00 pm to answer questions.

Click here for Information

Video: Jimmy Milcarek

January 13, 2021

At Short Pump Middle, Jimmy Milcarek is a teacher who is known for his positivity.
During virtual learning he gives his students weekly challenges where the winner gets a pizza delivered by him.
Dr. Amy Cashell, the superintendent of HCPS surprises Jimmy with the Yay of the Day award.

Weekly Puma Blasts 2020-2021

January 11, 2021

Puma Blast 1/11

Puma Blast 12/21

Puma Blast 12/14

Puma Blast 12/7

Puma Blast 11/23

Puma Blast 11/16

Puma Blast 11/9

Puma Blast 11/2

Puma Blast 10/26

Puma Blast 10/19

Puma Blast 10/9

Puma Blast 9-25 (important announcement)

Puma Blast Week of 9/20/2020

Puma Blast Week of 9/13/2020

Puma Blast Week of 9/6/2020

Puma Blast Week of 8/30/2020

SPMS Spirit Wear

January 7, 2021

Click the link to order your SPMS Spirit Wear!

Specialty Centers Information

January 4, 2021
Pumas –

Happy 2021!  Jan. 4-8 is a big week for information on specialty centers!  Locations will host a virtual Open House for parents and students to learn more about each specialty center.  Mrs. Sharpe, our 8th grade school counselor, has shared this information with your Puma also.

Please see below for a calendar of events and direct links to learn more about each location.  The online application is available until Jan. 15, 2021

Date 2:00-2:45 3:00-3:45 4:00-4:45
Mon., 1/4    Engineering

   Open House Link


Meeting Link



Open House Link


Tues., 1/5    Communications

   Meeting Link


IB Henrico

Meeting Link


ACA Highland Springs Open House

Wed., 1/6    ACA HSHS

   ACA HSHS Open House


ACA Tucker

Meeting Link




ACA Tucker

Meeting Link



Fri., 1/8    IB Tucker

Meeting Link


Meeting Link



Deadlines for HCPS Variance Requests

December 4, 2020

There are deadlines for requesting a variance, as allowed by HCPS policy, to another HCPS school. The deadline to request a variance for students currently in grades 8 – 11 is February 15, 2021. The deadline for students currently in grades 1 – 7 is March 15, 2021. Students entering kindergarten for the 2021- 2022 school year have 30 days from the date of enrollment to request a variance. Students who move after the deadline have 30 calendar days from the date of a move to request a variance.

SPMS Spelling Bee Information

November 9, 2020

Scripps and Short Pump Middle School will host classroom spelling bees
on November 18-19, 2020, via English Class.
This year’s spelling bee will be virtual, and parents must register their
child to participate on the Scripps website, beginning 11/9.
This video provides steps on how to register.
Participating students must be registered by November 16, 2020 @ 11:59pm.

Please contact your child’s English teacher for more information.

Applications Now Being Accepted for the IBMYP

October 8, 2020

Three HCPS middle schools offer the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program, which includes a comprehensive curriculum for students who are highly motivated and who have demonstrated the ability to achieve academically.

Application are now being accepted and are available in all elementary and middle school counseling departments. *Private school applicants must contact the IB Programs Office at Tuckahoe MS for an application.

Public Info Session/Virtual Open House Schedule 

Thursday, October 15, 2020 – Fairfield MS 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 – George H. Moody MS 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 -Tuckahoe MS 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Click here to view application timeline

HCPS high school families: Talk with college reps at virtual college fairs, panel discussions

October 6, 2020

Participation is free! Events happening now through November 4th!

This year, HCPS will be hosting our annual College Fair virtually in partnership with the Virginia Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Counselors (VACRAO).

Students are encouraged to participate live so they can ask questions and interact with the college admissions counselors. Visit https://www.strivescan.com/virginia/ to see participating colleges, event dates, register and learn more!

SPMS Virtual Tour is here!

August 27, 2020

Pumas, click here to check out our Orientation Ship and explore our crew!

image of a boat with Information about Pride Camp


4701 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059
Phone (804) 360-0800 | Fax (804) 360-0808
School Hours: 8:35 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Half-day dismissal time: 12:10 p.m.

School Administration:
Kimberly G. Sigler, Principal
Gena Jones, Associate Principal
Jill Blom, Assistant Principal
Roscoe Johnson, Admin Intern