Carl Sandburg

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  • Pre-K Counts

    Neshaminy Pre-K Counts is offering a FREE quality preschool program at identified schools in the district for the 2019-2020 school year.

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Carl Sandburg's Announcements

  • Summer Office Hours

    Summer Office Hours for Carl Sandburg are 7:00am-3:30pm, Monday - Friday.  We are closed from 12:00pm to 1:00pm daily for lunch.  All offices are closed on Thursday, July 4th, 2019.

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  • Classroom Rewards at Staples

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  • New 1:1 Technology summer policy for grades 5-9

    • Starting this year, students in grades 5-9 will be taking their 1:1 Chromebooks/iPADS home for the summer. This will allow the students to continue work on their devices. The Neshaminy Technology Department has issued guidelines for summer use and support which can be found here:1:1 Summer Take Home

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  • Recommended Summer Reading Lists

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  • Summer Math Packets

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  • Information for the 2019-2020 School Year

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  • New Student Orientation

    • New Student Orientation is Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 9am to 11am.

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  • Welcome to Carl Sandburg Middle School -


    A few helpful hints for the upcoming school year -

    • School Hours - Doors open at 7:25am.  You can go to the gym and shoot hoops or go to the cafeteria to eat breakfast or just sit until the bell rings at 7:50am.  At 7:50am the bell rings and you may go to your locker.  (Be here by quarter to eight and you will never be late!)   The school day ends at 2:55pm.
    • Absent Notes - If your child is absent from school you are required to send in a note explaining why they were absent the day your child returns to school.  This note should be given to your child's homeroom teacher.  Failure to bring in an absence note within 3 days of your child's absence will result in referral to the office for disciplinary action.   Click here to get to the handbook documents   You do not need to call the school to tell us your child is absence unless they have been absence for 3 or more days. 
    • After school buses - the 4:15 bus is available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  The 5:15 bus is available everyday. 
    • Early Dismissal - If your child is leaving school early, you should write a note and include their full name and what time you will be picking them up.  This note should be brought to the main office as soon as the student arrives in the morning, before they go to homeroon so they can get a "golden ticket" aka - an early dimissal pass.  The "golden ticket" - early dimissal pass, allows your child to leave class 5 minutes before the time you wrote in your note to gather their belongings and come to the office to wait for you.  The note you write allows informs our teachers of the student's early dismissla, less interuption of classes and less waiting time for you.  If you forget to write a note, we do not take early dismissal's over the phone so you will just have to come to the main office with your license and we call your child as soon as we can.
    • Late Students - If you arrive after 7:55am you need come to the office to get a late slip before going to your locker.  Parents do not need to sign their children in late, they can sign themselves in. (Parents if you do want to come into the main office, you will need to scan your license.)  The only notes that will be accepted as excused latenesses will be those brought in the day a student is late and will state an excused reason for lateness such as sickness. Oversleeping or missing your bus are not acceptable reason for an excused lateness. Lateness time is also accumulated and charged as illegal absence time.   Click here to get to the handbook documents 
    • Physical Education Notes - Medical excuse notes for Physical Education should be given to your Physical Education teacher during PE class.

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  •  Supply Lists for the 2019-2020 school year 

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  • Important Dates for the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year

    • First day of school for Kindergarten, 5th and 9th grade is Wednesday, August 28th, 2019.
    • ALL students report to school on Thursday, August 29th, 2019.
    • No School on Monday, September 2nd, 2019
    • Carl Sandburg Picture Day will be on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019.
    • Back to School Night is on Thursday, September 19, 2019.  Doors open at 6:00pm. 
    • No School on Monday, September 30th, 2019 and Tuesday, October 1st.
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  • Get the Neshaminy app!

    The Neshaminy app is available for Apple and Android and can be downloaded for FREE at their online app stores. The app is a great way to connect with the District, receive important alerts, see information about your child and their school, and contact our staff.


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  • Summer Math and Reading Information

    Please visit the following links to download summer reading math packets and reading lists for every grade:

    Summer Math Packets / all grades

    Summer Reading Lists / all grades


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  • 1:1 Technology Summer Policy for grades 5-9 and Students entering 5th and 8th grades in School Year 19/20

    This year, students in grades 5-9 will be taking their 1:1 Chromebooks/iPADS home for the summer. This will allow them to continue school projects and explore their devices.  For more information please read the 1:1 Summer Take Home  For information on  Student entering 5th and 8th grade receiving Chromebooks.


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  • Safe2Say Something app

    Neshaminy is introducing the Safe2Say app on Thursday, April 10 in the middle schools and Neshaminy High School. Please click on the links below for more information about this important safety tool:


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  • Help us Build Futures!

    District Employment Information

    For information about all other positions at Neshaminy, please visit our employment web page for information on current vacancies and application materials.


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  • 2018-2019 year-end schedule

    On March 26, the Neshaminy School Board approved changes to the 2018-2019 calendar to account for weather and other school closures. The schedule for students will not change while teachers at Maple Point, Buck and Hoover will have one additional Professional Development day.


    • NHS Comencement: Wednesday, June 12 (rain dates 6/13, 6/14)
    • Half-days for students: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday June 12, 13 & 14
    • Final day for students: Friday, June 14
    • Teacher Professional Development Days: Monday & Tuesday, June 17 & 18
    • Additional Teacher Professional Development Day for Hoover, Buck & Maple Point only: Wednesday, June 19


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  • Summer Stock 2019 registration now open

    Once again, Neshaminy Summer Stock will be offering a professional-level theater program for students entering grades 2-12. Information and registration materials can be found here.


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