Our Back To School Assembly
Northeastern Middle School is located in the northeast sector of Wayne County in Indiana, five miles north of Richmond. It is an agricultural area comprised of five small communities-Fountain City, Williamsburg, Whitewater, Bethel, and Webster-with approximately 5,800 total residents. The school enrolls approximately 300 students in Grades 6 through 8. Average class size at Northeastern Middle School is approximately 25 students per classroom teacher.
School achievement is supported by the following certified staff: 1 administrator, 14 general education teachers and 1 special education teacher. The support staff includes 2 teaching assistants (special education and Title I), 1 secretary, and 1 guidance counselor. The following staff members are shared with Northeastern High School: 1 assistant principal, 1 athletic director, 1 school psychologist, 1 registrar, 1 nurse, 1 treasurer, 1 attendance/suspension supervisor, rotation teachers (technology, ag, & art), music (band & choir) teachers, custodians, cafeteria workers, and bus drivers.
Northeastern Middle School provides physical education/health as one of the five periods daily. Students in sixth grade rotate daily to a variety of creative arts (tech tools, art, physical education, and drum ensemble) classes. Band and choir are offered to sixth grade students. Northeastern Middle School also provides enrichment for high ability students and remediation labs for identified students. Seventh and 8th grade students have the following opportunities for rotations: agriculture, publications, digital citizenship, digital productions, personal finance, foreign language, modern history, STEM, and art.
Student growth is formally reported to parents each nine weeks. Parent/teacher conferences may be scheduled upon request by either parents or teachers at any time. Provisions are made for students who experience difficulty in reading and math through participation in the Response to Intervention (RTI) program.
Students are encouraged to participate in many school activities including: Student Council, Spell Bowl, Academic Team, National Junior Honor Society, Gifted and Talented (GT), Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Future Farmers of America (FFA), Drama, and competitive sports.
Welcome to Northeastern Middle School, home of the Knights! We are excited about the endless opportunities that our middle school offers students and families. Our staff is dedicated to student learning and the integration of technology to provide an education a step above the rest. By working together, our staff believes that we can provide meaningful experiences to support your student's academic, social, emotional, and physical growth. At Northeastern, we strive for excellence in all that we do!
Let's Go Knights!
Mrs. Dawn Sonsini
Northeastern Middle School
The BIG 3 Ideas
- Treat Others Right
- Make Smart Decisions
- Maximize Your Potential
Obedience - Trusting those who lead you by doing what you're asked to do
Responsibility - Proving you can be trusted with what is expected of you
Courage - Being brave enough to do what you should do even when you're afraid
Honor - Letting someone know you see how valuable they really are
Joy - Finding a way to be happy, even when things don't go your way
Knowledge - Discovering something new so you can be better at whatever you do
Respect - Showing others they are important by what you say and do
Forgiveness - Deciding that someone who has wronged you doesn't have to pay
Humility - Putting others first by giving up what you think you deserve
Determination - Deciding it's worth it to finish what you've started
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