Dustin Dooley, PrincipalWelcome to the Salina South Middle School website.  At South Middle School our staff is caring, hardworking and committed to developing the whole child, academically, socially and emotionally. 

Serving 860 students grades 6-8, Salina South Middle offers a variety of exploratory courses (art, digital literacy, music, industrial technology and more) to complement our core curriculum of Math, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Reading, Physical Education and Health. In addition to strong academic opportunities, social emotional development is supported by personalized learning, after school programming, mental health services, CHAMPS behavior system and more.

If you would like more information about South Middle School please contact us at 785-309-3900.

Dustin Dooley, Principal
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St of the Week


Lilly Khamdalanikone
May 16

 Lilly works hard, follows directions and always has a positive attitude. She is kind to others, helpful and gives her best effort in everything she does. She always follows the HONOR code and is a great asset to the Green 2 team. 


Pete Bernardo Wagner
May 23

 Congratulations to Pete Bernardo Wagner. Pete is a great kid! He is respectful and has good manners. He loves to joke around and makes everybody’s day brighter!




Michelle Cooper
May - Teacher of the Month