Administration Bell Schedules Newsletters Policies School Accountability Report Card Staff Directory Student Handbook Daily Bulletin
ASES Counseling Electives English/Language Arts History Mathematics Physical Education Science Strategies
Getting To College
Welcome Books & More Links ID CARDS Library Hours
What is National Junior Honor Society
Getting to the Core of the Matter Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)


District Home Page



Getting to the Core of the Matter

SJMS is a GEARUP School


PPT, Word, Excel Viewers [Go]
Acrobat Reader [Go]

School Vision

Samuel Jackman Middle School will be a place where every student and every adult is valued and respected and where all students are actively engaged in a rigorous, well-rounded, academic and educational experience.  SJMS will be a school in which collaboration motivates students and maintains high standards of expectation, challenging all students to reach their greatest academic and social potential.  SJMS will provide a high quality, technologically-advanced educational experience for all students.

UC Davis C-STEM Summer Camp

The UC Davis Center for Integrated Computing and STEM Education (C-STEM) will be holding a week-long summer day camp for female students entering 7th or 8th grade in fall 2016. We are currently seeking camper applicants. The application deadline is April 30.

The Girls In Robotics Leadership (GIRL) Camp is for female students entering 7th and 8th grade, and is FREE for all campers, thanks to generous funding from local donors. The UC Davis camp will be held July 25-29 on the UC Davis Campus. The camp focuses on motivating girls through peer mentoring, to learn computing and STEM concepts through a fun and exciting robotics-based curriculum. The camp includes a field trip, dining experience in a university commons, and a presentation on the last day. Attached is a flyer with additional information.

To apply, please visit

and follow the instructions near the bottom of the page.

Please contact Calvin Chen, C-STEM Center Assistant Director, at with any questions.

Save the Date

8th grade promoting students and families: Promotions will be on Wednesday, May 25th at 8:00, 9:00 and 10:00am.  Information about which ceremony your student will be in will be coming home soon.  All promoting 8th grade students must clear with Counselors, Administration and the Library No Activities List no later than 3:00pm on Tuesday, May 24th in order to participate in the Promotion Ceremony.  As we begin to think about promotion, please keep the following in mind.  We request that students dress in appropriate clothing: dresses, dress shirt and slacks, suits or other good school clothes. Overly formal or “revealing” outfits are inappropriate. No strapless or spaghetti strap dresses will be allowed unless worn with a jacket or covering. 



Reflections due Wednesdays & Fridays, unless specified.


Please SAVE the  following DATES to join The "Jackman Huddle,"  at our 2015-16 workshop series. 6:00-7:00 PM in the Library.

Únete a “THE JACKMAN HUDDLE”  Donde padres y personal comparten deseos y sueños.  Donde juntos desarrollamos planes y estrategias para ayudar guiar el Éxito Estudiantil.  Todas las sesiones serán en la Biblioteca (6:00-7:00 PM)

October 13, 2015          February 9, 2016

November 10, 2015      March 8, 2016

December 8, 2015         April 12, 2016

Today: 5/1/16

Band at reImagine Mack Road 4th Annual Clean Up Day

Open House

Science Family Night

Family Reading Night

PBIS Student Recognition

PBIS Student Recognition

Family Math Night

Walk To School Day

Walk To School Day