Somersworth Middle School is a

NELMS Spotlight School

New England League of Middle Schools

      This prestigious award goes to schools who are recognized as having a record of effective teaching and learning for young adolescents and consistently implement middle level best practices. A NELMS Spotlight School is recognized for developing strong and effective programs that reflect concepts contained in Turning Points 2000, and This We Believe, and current middle level state recommendations. 

SMS Competency Based Grading