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Southern Hills Middle School

1500 Knox Drive
Boulder, CO 80305
Phone: 720-561-3400
Attendance: 720-561-3402
Fax: 720-561-3401
Website: http://shm.bvsd.org/

Daily Schedule: 8:40-3:30
Enrollment:  559
Principal:  John White

Southern Hills Middle School


 About Our School

Southern Hills is a neighborhood, John J. Irwin School of Excellence Award winning middle school in south Boulder. As a high achieving school with a rich tradition for academic excellence, Southern Hills offers students a high degree of personal attention and a closely knit community based on the school values of respect, responsibility, safety and kindness. Southern Hills offers accelerated classes in mathematics, language arts and foreign language along with a wide array of electives to provide a well-rounded middle school experience. With strong programs for talented/ gifted and special education students, Southern Hills prides itself on meeting the varying needs of our students. While student learning is always of primary importance, we also value creativity, friendship and mutual respect for the differences in each one of us.  At Southern Hills, there is a school-wide focus on social emotional learning. There are also many opportunities for students to connect on multiple levels through a variety of student activities, clubs and athletics. Southern Hills also has an active and supportive parent community. The school values the school-home relationship and provides many school-to-parent communication methods that are used to support student success and keep parents informed.