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Snow Hill Middle School

Snow Hill Middle School (SHMS), centrally located in Worcester County, Maryland, serves approximately 390 students in grades 4 through 8. Our school has been recognized for outstanding student achievement and our Gold PBIS program, Eagle Expectations. Accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Snow Hill Middle School was recognized as a Maryland Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2009. SHMS offers students many exciting opportunities for students including Glee Club, Student Government, W-ZSAT live morning news show, and Students Against Destructive Decisions. Our students and staff are committed to excellence and high expectations.

School Profile

Mission Statement

The mission of Snow Hill Middle, in this small diverse community, is to provide a safe and nurturing environment with character development and challenging academic programs through which all students will reach their fullest potential.

School Highlights and Awards

AFG Accreditation, PBIS Gold School 2005-2013, Maryland Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, Recipient of the Lowe's Toolbox Grant and Community Foundation Award of Excellence in Education

Special Programs

Student Government Association, PBIS, Greater Expectations Mentoring Program, Arts Immersion School, Professional Development School, Z-SAT FM, Peer Mediators, SADD/SASS, Glee, Young Men United, Thumbs Up, Grils Club

After School Programs

The Eagles After School Academies provide enrichment, intervention, and club opportunities focusing on reading, mathematics, science, and technology (STEM) for students in grades 4-8.

Parent Involvement Opportunities

PTA, SIAC, Snow Hill Schools' Planning Council (AFG), Back to School Big Bash, Volunteering, Field Trips, Special Events, P.B.I.S. Parent Events, Student Recognition, ASA Parent Events


Mrs. Christina Welch
Assistant Principals
Mr. Jonathan Kehl and Extended School Administrator Mrs. Jane Chisholm
Guidance Counselors
Dr. James Henderson and Mrs. Margaret Paige-Bacon
522 Coulbourne Lane

Snow Hill, MD 21863

Grade 4 through Grade 8
School Day
Begins at 7:50 AM; Ends at 3:05 PM
390 students
45 Teachers, 9 Special Area Teachers, 10 Educational Assistants, 5 Food Services, 1 Nurse, 3 Secretaries, 1 Media Specialist, 5 Custodians, 2 Counselors, 1 Technology Coach
School Built
Total Size
Portable Classrooms
24 acres
Teacher to Student Ratio