Sagamore Middle School
57 Division Street
Holtsville, NY 11742
(631) - 696 - 8600
Principal: Frank Panasci
Assistant Principals: Donna Gregory and John Galligan
See kindness, show kindness, teach kindness, be kindness.
Sports Schedules Section XI Link
Emergency Evacuation/Early Dismissal Drill- Friday, October 7
School Districts are mandated to conduct a yearly emergency evacuation/early dismissal drill. Sachem schools will conduct this drill on Friday, October 7 with a dismissal time of 2:25 PM for Sagamore (usually 2:40 PM).
Clubs/Sports will still go on as scheduled.
Students attending clubs/sports will be sheltered in their period 9 class until the start of after school activities at 2:40 PM.
After school activity and sport busses will run at their normal times (3:30/4:45 PM).
Please make any necessary arrangements for your child to arrive home early on this day.
Wednesday, October 12
Picture Make-ups during Lunch Periods in the Fitness Room
Thursday, October 13
Grade 6 Social- 2:40-4:40 PM in the Front Courtyard
Congratulations to the September Students of the Month!
All students are expected to bring a fully charged Chromebook to school every day.
All students need to wear their ID card in school every day.
The Sachem Public Library has wonderful programs for you!
The attached Teen Services Newsletter features programs and platforms for teen-specific activities in October. It also has links to our interactive teen webpage and our teen-specific Facebook Group for parents and teens.
If students need service hours, the Sachem Public Library has a number of Teen Volunteer Opportunities online and in-person that teens can apply for.
When you are doing independent reading projects, the library has a number of librarian-curated booklists specifically for teens on our Teen Reads webpage.
For active readers, 100 Books Before Graduation challenges students to set their own reading goals over the course of middle school and high school. Each benchmark they reach earns incentive prizes.
Message from the Sachem Food Service- Breakfast/Lunch Pricing and Payschool's Procedure
National Junior Honor Society Requirements & Process
Teen Volunteer Opportunities - If students need service hours, we have a number of Teen Volunteer Opportunities online and in-person that teens can apply for.
Instructions for Paying for Field Trips on PaySchools
The easiest way is to use the PaySchools App on your phone, or you can use a computer and log in to https://www.payschoolscentral.com/#/user/login
Once you are in PaySchools, select your child’s name. Scroll down to where you see “Fees.”
By Fees, click “Optional” and not “Assigned” fees, since field trips are optional.
Click the “Up Arrow” which looks like ^
When you click the “Up Arrow,” it changes to an arrow pointing down, and any trips offered will appear.
Click on the trip and then click “Add to Cart,” and the fee will go to your cart.
If you need additional help, call the PaySchools help line at 1 (877) 393-6628 between the hours of 8:30 am - 7:30 pm Monday thru Friday.