Middle School (MS) Student Living has a strong philosophy regarding student development within the dorms in the middle school age range. The MS Student Living educators work closely with the Academic Program to provide a comprehensive support system for students outside of the classroom that reinforces academic and life skills.
MS has developed a curriculum around six key components identified by Student Living and school staff. Workshops are provided for students within the dormitories on each of these components that SFIS believes contributes to health student development:
MS also strongly promotes an anti-bullying campaign viewed as vital to student awareness and development. Middle School students are also asked to sign an anti-bullying pledge that clearly identifies bullying consequences at SFIS.
In addition to celebrating national holidays in a festive manner with students, the MS Student Living also hosts special events that tie into nationwide events, like Red Ribbon Week in October and Child Abuse Prevention in April.
Evening Program Classes are offered once a week and include a variety of programs for students. Courses include: