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


Zoe Boatright
Jan. 18-21

Congratulations to Zoe Boatright for earning student of the week. Zoe is a model student. She is an active listener, participates in group discussions, communicates with teachers, turns in and completes work on time and is a friend to everyone. Blue 3 is lucky to have her. Congratulations Zoe!



Jill Barber

January Teacher of the Month