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.  Please arrive before 7:50am so you are not late.       
Late Activity Buses - The 4:15pm bus is only available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  The 5:15pm bus is available everyday.  Please click here for the late bus stops - the late buses DO NOT stop at every stop
Athletic Director - 215-809-7591 - Billy Johns 

Attendance Secretary - 215-809-6226 - Sue Eagen 
Cafeteria - 215-809-6227 - Teresa Martin 
                       Click here for the Food Service Website
Clerk Typist - 215-809-6221 -  Dee Dee Mamie  

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

Main Office - 215-809-6220, Fax # 215-809-6701
                              Office hours - 7:30am - 3:30pm  

Nurse - 215-809-6386 -  Sharon Binder - sbinder@neshaminy.org
                                  Click here for the nurse's website



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

 Video: Tower of Power
 About 200 students competed in the 2016 edition of the Tower of Power on February 3.

Monday, April 25, 2016 Day - 4 5th Special Day - 3
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 No School  No School 
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 Day - 1 5th Special Day - 4
Thursday, April 28, 2016 Day - 2 5th Special Day - 5
Friday, April 29, 2016 Day - 3 5th Special Day - 1
Thursday, April 28 - The great adventure tickets will be handed out during homeroom.  Please look for them when your child gets home.  They cannot be replaced. 

There will be a meeting for all Field Day Captains on Friday, April 29 during WIN in the gym. Please excuse the students immediately after the announcements.

There will be alumni basketball with Mr. Durante on Friday, April 29 from 5pm to 7pm and Saturday, April 30 from 9am to 11am. 

Monday, May 02, 2016 Day - 4 5th Special Day - 2
Tuesday, May 03, 2016 Day - 1 5th Special Day - 3
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 Day - 2 5th Special Day - 4
Thursday, May 05, 2016 Day - 3 5th Special Day - 5
Friday, May 06, 2016 Day - 4 5th Special Day - 1

Upcoming Events: 
5-17-16 - Academic Dinner
5-27-16 - Field Day
6-7-16 - NJHS Induction - 7pm
6-10-16 - 8th grade Social at Neshaminy High School - 7pm. 
6-14-16 - 8th grade Move up day - 8:30am
6-17-16 - Last day of school for students - slide show. 

PSSA Testing Dates
ELA PSSA - April 11-14
Math PSSA - April 18 - 20  
Science PSSA (8th grade only) - April 27 & 28 

 Students of the Month  

Congratulations to the Students of the Month for the month of  March -
5th grade - Aiden Hastings & Madison Whalen
6th grade - Ryan Baker & Corinne Lobecker
7th grade -  Valerie Benson & Parker Riddle
8th grade - Matt Schwab & Delaney Young

8th grade Information:
Attention all 8th graders:  The Al Durante Service Award applications are now ready.  Do you display service to school and community?  Do you volunteer in your neighborhood?  Are you a boy/girl scout?  If so, then you may be the next recipient of the esteemed Al Durante Service Award.  Pick up your application in the girl’s PE office and return it by May 11 to the PE Dept.  Good luck to all!!
The Al Durante Service Award applications are now ready for any 8th grader interested in applying.  Please see any PE teacher for an application.  They are due May 11. 
8th Grade Social - 7pm at Neshaminy High School on Friday, June 10th. 

Now that we are (hopefully) done with snow days, we are excited to announce that the 8th Grade Move-Up Day ceremony will take place on Tuesday, June 14 from 8:30-10:30 AM in the auditorium. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend!  

Looking for something exciting and different to do next year?  The Neshaminy High School Color Guard is seeking incoming freshman for the 2016-17 season.  As a member, you will perform with the award winning Neshaminy High School Marching Band.  The Color Guard is the visual ensemble of the marching band, using flags, rifles, sabers, dance and props to interpret the musical presentation.  No previous experience is necessary as all skills required will be taught during the clinic sessions.  Clinic sessions will be held March 16, April 4, 19, May 9, 24 from 6:00 – 8:30 PM in Gym 1 at the high school.  Come out to see what Guard is all about.  Contact Mr. Lipton at the high school with questions or for more information - mlipton@neshaminy.k12.pa.us


Afterschool Activities/Intramurals:

Challenge 24 Club - Come and join the fun and work towards representing Sandburg for the competition in May!  See Ms. Koczynski or Mrs. Romberger for details.


Debate team -  Debate night last night was a successful one with three teams taking second place and one team taking third. It was a very impressive event and all members should be very proud of themselves!  Don't forget members: our party is on Tuesday, 5/3, in D-4 from 3-4. See you then and congratulations!


Fitness club is on Monday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mr. Hoelzle.

Games Club for 5th and 6th Graders is on Tuesday's and  Games Club for 7th and 8th Graders is on Thursday's.  Remember to check outside E-10 for each week’s schedule.  Click here for games club flyer -  Games Club Thursday, 4/28, this week.


History Club


Intramural flag football is on Tuesday and Thursday's from 3pm to 4pm with Mr. Durante, weather permitting. 
Intramural Indoor Floor Hockey - starts 4/25.  Students MUST have a completed/signed intramural form in order to participate.  Meet in the Gym at 3.  See Mr. Simons in E-10 if you have any questions.

Intramural Indoor Soccer - Intramural Indoor Soccer has been cancelled for today, 4/29, because Coach Simons is absent.

Intramural swimming begins Monday, March 28 from 3-4 PM.  Pick up an intramural form in the office and give it to either Mr. Bogart or Mrs. Martian.  Come out and play with your friends in the new and improved pool!!
Ping Pong is now on Wednesday's with Mrs. Klemick and Thursday's with Mr. Feeman - Click here for Ping Pong Flyer - Come out for some fun!
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:

Normal Schedule:

Mondays and Wednesdays - Ms. Morales in room C-7

Tuesdays and Thursdays - Mrs. Michaud in room F-8

 Musical Information:

Attention any student/staff that ordered a DVD for the Little Mermaid Jr..  They have finally arrived!!!  You can pick up your DVD from Mrs. Phillips in room A-1.


National Junior Honor Society: 
NJHS Induction at 7pm on June 7th, 2016. 
Treasurer – Cody Hemberger, Secretary – Delaney Young, Vice President – Julia Gripton, President – Gunner Spain

Reading Olympics:



Safety, Pride, Integrity, Respect, Involved, Teamwork

Sport Team Information:
There is no track and field practice today, 4/29. We have a home meet on Monday, 5/2. Come ready to go. 
No varsity baseball practice today 4/29/16. 
Spring sport schedules:
Track Schedule -  The home track meet against Maple Point scheduled for 4/29/16 is now changed to Friday, 5/6/16.
7th grade Baseball Schedule -  On 4/20/16 our home 7th grade baseball against Newtown Middle School is now away at Newtown Middle School and on 5/17/16 our away 7th grade baseball game against Newtown Middle School is now home.
7th grade Softball Schedule - On 4/20/16 our home 7th grade softball game against Newtown Middle School is now away at Newtown Middle School and on 5/17/16 our away 7th grade softball game against Newtown Middle School is now home.


Student Council Information:

Student Fundraisers: 

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     Click here to find out how Shop Rite supports schools with boxtops! 
Show your Sandburg PRIDE!  Get INVOLVED and collect tabs to show your TEAMWORK for the Ronald McDonald House and Shriner's Hospital.   Please collect tabs at home (in a plastic container or baggie) and send in with your child to place in the containers in the lunchroom.  THANK YOU!  We are Sandburg!



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  • Keystone Testing Dates

    Algebra - May 23 - 24

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  • Band, Orchestra and Choir Information:


    The orchestra lesson schedule for Friday, 4/28 - 

    Group A--Period 1

    Group B--Period 2

    Group C--Period 3

    Group D--Period 6

    Group E--Period 7


    Click here for the "concert shout out" flyer

    Jazz Band will rehearse on Wednesday, 4/27, morning at 7am. Don't forget!!


    Attention all band members:. The band will rehearse this Thursday, 4/28, evening from 6:30-8:15pm. It's "Backwards" Night.


    We still have some medical forms not turned in for the the music trip. If they are not turned in, you will risk the opportunity to go on the trip. Turn them in to Mr. Weiner immediately.


    Band lessons for Monday:

    Period 1: Clarinet Orange

    Period 2: Flute Blue

    Period 3: Flute Green

    Period 6: Clarinet Blue

    Period 7: Clarinet Green


    Band lessons for Tuesday:

    Period 1: Mallets Green

    Period 2: Saxophone Blue

    Period 3: Saxophone Green

    Period 6: Saxophone Orange

    Period 7: Mallets Blue


    Band lessons for Wednesday:

    Period 1: Baritone Blue

    Period 2: Bassoon Blue

    Period 3: French Horn Green

    Period 6: Trombone Blue

    Period 7: Tenor Sax Blue


    Band lessons for Thursday:

    Period 1: Make Ups Blue

    Period 2: Trumpet Blue

    Period 3: Trumpet Green

    Period 6: Trumpet Orange

    Period 7: Trumpet Yellow


    Band lessons for Friday:

    Period 1: Make Ups Green

    Period 2: Percussion Blue

    Period 3: Percussion Green

    Period 6: Percussion Orange

    Period 7: Bass Blue


    Concert Band Rehearsals are 6:30-8:15 on the days listed below:

    Thursday, April 28th

    Thursday, May 5th

     *Wednesday, May 11th* (DRESS REHEARSAL)

     Thursday, May 12th at 7pm SPRING CONCERT I (Instrumental) Carl Sandburg Auditorium

     Friday, May 20th - New York City Trip Performance (AM)

     In-School Concert (Week of May 16th)

    Click here for a printable flyer of the rehearsal schedule for Spring 2016


    New York Trip Permission Form



    Click here for more BAND Information 



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