• Highlights from PORTSMOUTH MIDDLE SCHOOL

    •  Mr. Escher received the 2015 Presidential Award for Mathematics and Science Teaching excellence.
    • Rebecca Silveira, interventionist, was named Portsmouth’s District teacher of the year.
    • Mr. Joseph Amaral was recognized by Governor Chafee for his dedication as principal for 20 years of service in the state of Rhode Island.
    • PMS was named a Feinstein School by Mr. Feinstein.
    • PMS Girls’ Basketball Team won their first ever state championship. Go Patriots!
    • Over 50 community members shared their career expertise at the PMS career day.
    • Through a volunteer drive organized by the PTO we were able to certify a record number of parents who received background checks to be able to volunteer in the school.
    • PMS doubled the number of robotics teams this year culminating with a summer enrichment STEAM academy offered this summer.
    • The PMS Art Department secured a community grant for $5,000 dollars to support technology in PMS Art classes.
    • PMS received a grant/award from the Department of Defense as the recipient of Forces in Motion Live, a live performance integrating a theatrical production and student/teacher participation to illustrate and demonstrate Physics Concepts for grades 6, 7, and 8.
    • One to One infrastructure work was completed including the wireless network upgrade to prepare for the student one to one pilot in 2015/2016 school year.