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Carl Sandburg Middle School
30 Harmony Road
Levittown, PA 19056
Fax - 215-809-6701 
School Start and Dismissal Times - 7:55am to 2:55pm
- The doors to Carl Sandburg are open daily for students from 7:30am to 7:50am.
- Students should be dropped off before 7:50am so they have time to go to their locker before school starts.
- If you are late you need to press the button to be let in.  Then you need to come to the office to sign in and get a pass.
- Parents/guardians, you do not need to come to the office if you are dropping your child off late, they can sign themselves in.*
Late Activity Buses - The 4:15pm bus is only available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  The 5:15pm bus is available everyday.
Athletic Director - 215-809-7591 - Billy Johns - bjohns@neshaminy.k12.pa.us

Guidance Office - 215-809-6225 - Eileen Hilliard - Secretary
Guidance Counselors:


Nurse - 215-809-6386 -  Sharon Binder - sbinder@neshaminy.k12.pa.us

Main Office - 215-809-6220 - Sue Eagen - Attendance Secretary
Clerk Typist - 215-809-6221 -  Dee Dee Mamie 
Office hours - 7:30am - 3:30pm

Principal -  Mrs. Dawn Kelly
Assistant Principal - Mr. Derek Albarran
Coordinator of Student Affairs - Mr. Kevin Freeman 


Monday, October 5, 2015
Rotation Day – 4
5th grade Special Day – 5
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Rotation Day – 1
5th grade Special Day - 1
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Rotation Day – 2
5th grade Special Day - 2
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Rotation Day – 3
5th grade Special Day - 3
Friday, October 9, 2015
Rotation Day – 4
5th grade Special Day - 4

Picture Retake Day

Picture retakes will be on November 6th.
To order:  www.barksdalephoto.com  
Enter Access Code:  16413
(You will receive 4 free large variety wallets if you order online.) 
8th grade group shot - November 6th, 2015


Students of the Month  
Congratulations to the Students of the Month for the month of September -
5th grade - 
6th grade -
7th grade -
8th grade -

8th grade Announcements:

 Our 8th graders will have the privilege of attending two trips this year: our grade level class trip to the Keswick Theater and the school-wide trip to Great Adventure. Although our 8th grade class trip is in December, our planning and preparation for this fantastic day begins now!  Click here for the Keswick Theater Trip Form/information

Afterschool Activities/Intramurals:
Fitness club is on Monday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mr. Hoelzle.  
Intramural flag football is on Tuesday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mr. Durante.

Intramural Pickleball and Shuffle Board is on Monday and Wednesday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mrs. Martian and Mr. Bogart.
The Buddy Club is on Tuesday and Thursday from 3pm to 4pm in room D-6 with Ms. Alberts and Mrs. Klemick -  Buddy Club Flyer


Homework Help Information:

Mondays and Wednesdays - Ms. Morales in room C-7
Tuesdays and Thursdays - Mrs. Michaud in room F-8

National Junior Honor Society: 

Carl Sandburg Middle School

National Junior Honor Society


  The first meeting of the Carl Sandburg Middle School chapter of the National Junior Honor Society will be held during lunch on Wednesday, October 7th.  This is a mandatory meeting for all members. At that time we will discuss the process for electing officers. The officers are: President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary.   Any interested candidate should write an essay detailing why he/she is qualified to serve in the office of interest. Essays are due to Mrs. Sienko by Friday, October 9th. Late essays will not be considered.

 Thank you and see you on Wednesday in E-11!


PTO Information:
List of PTO events 

Reading Olympics:

Attention any student interested in joining Reading Olympics. There will be a mandatory meeting during lunch on Thursday, October 8th. Anyone interested please meet in library.


Sport Team Information: 

Sandburg Varsity football team played Log College yesterday. Sandburg beat Log College 30-12. Dawson Obringer scored two touchdowns and two extra points. Chris Majors scored one touchdown and four extra points, and Anthony Cassel scoring the final touchdown. Both the offensive and defensive lines did a good job holding Log College to minimal yardage. Every member on the team played, and played hard. Great job. Our next game will be played at the high school next Wednesday, 10/14 at 5 pm against Poquessing.

Coach Johns

Dear Parents,

On Wednesday, October 14th, Sandburg Varsity Football Team will be playing Poquessing Middle School at Neshaminy High School.  We will be leaving Sandburg at 3:30pm for a 5pm game.  We will have a bus to take us there and bring us back to the school.  The bus would also take the players home if need be.  If any of the parents want to take their sons home right after the game please let me know.  Thank you for all the support your giving the team.  Also, each football player will be receiving a hot dog and drink after the game and there will be a team meeting with Coach.  


Coach Billy Johns

Click here for Fall sport schedules - please note any schedule changes below.
The HWT  Football game scheduled for 10/15 at 3:15pm at Poquessing is now changed to 10/14 at 5pm at Neshaminy High School.

Student Council Information:

Sandburg’s Student Council will have its first meeting of the year on Thursday, 10/8, during Period 3 in E-10.  All student applicants were accepted.  Students may pick up their passes starting Tuesday morning from Mr. Simons in E-10.  Students should check in with their 3rd Period teacher to get permission to attend the meeting and find out what they will miss in class.  Any questions, please contact Mr. Simons in E-10.

Student Fundraisers:

Students who earned our LIMO LUNCH will be enjoying a delicious buffet lunch at Golden Corral on Tuesday, October 13th.  Any of you who did not turn in your permission slips will need to give them to Mrs. Jackson by tomorrow morning.  Without a permission slip you CANNOT go with us.

Sandburg collects Box Tops all year long!  Start clipping box tops and turn them in to your homeroom teacher.  There will be several contests throughout the year and your homeroom can win special treats.  Box top information   



 Carl Sandburg Middle School on Facebook



  • Band, Orchestra and Choir Information:


    All orchestra students should plan on bringing Instruments on Thursday, 10/8, and Friday, 10/9,  of this week. Lesson schedule will be posted by Wednesday. If you do not have an instrument, please see Mr. Harris on Thursday to make arrangements.


    Attention all choir members singing at the Temple Football game. There is a rehearsal Monday night, 10/12, from 6:30-7:30.


    The dress rehearsal for the performance is Wednesday, 10/14, from 6:30-7:30. You must attend these rehearsals if you're going. We need to put you in your performance spot.


    Attention 6th, 7th and 8th grade music students. Permission forms to sell Hershey Candy Bars for the New York City Music Trip are now available. Please stop by Mr. Weiner’s room to pick up a candy permission form.  Click here for the Candy Fundraiser Form


    Attention 6th, 7th and 8th grade band members: The first Thursday Night Band rehearsal will be THIS Thursday, October 8th from 6:30-8:15pm. It’s going to be “Neon” Night. Please dress in Neon for prizes! If you are a member of the band, you are expected to be at rehearsal!


    The band lessons for Monday:

    Period 1: Flute Orange

    Period 2: Clarinet Blue

    Period 3: Clarinet Green

    Period 6: Flute Blue

    Period 7: Flute Green


    The band lessons for Tuesday:

    Period 1: Low Wind Green

    Period 2: Mallets Blue

    Period 3: Mallets Green

    Period 6: Saxophone Blue

    Period 7: Saxophone Green


    The Band lessons for Wednesday:

    Period 1: Beginner Percussion

    Period 2: Beginner Brass

    Period 3: County Band Prep

    Period 6: Beginner Saxophone

    Period 7: French Horn Green


    The Band lessons for Thursday:

    Period 1: Trumpet Orange

    Period 2: Trumpet Yellow

    Period 3: Make Ups Blue

    Period 6: Trumpet Blue

    Period 7: Trumpet Green


    The Band lessons for Friday:

    Period 1: Percussion Orange

    Period 2: Percussion Yellow

    Period 3: Make Ups Green

    Period 6: Percussion Blue

    Period 7: Percussion Green




    Click here for more BAND Information


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