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Upcoming Events

Friday, November 28
Thanksgiving Holidays
Wed, Dec 3 - Thu, Dec 11
Winter MAP Testing
Wednesday, December 3
Show Choir Performance -- Kiwanis Club -- 12:30PM-1:30PM
Thursday, December 4
Chorus Christmas Concert -- Lakewood Performing Arts Center -- 7:00PM
Interims Issued
Friday, December 5
Show Choir Performance -- Lighting of the Tree at the Courthouse -- 4:30PM
Saturday, December 6
Show Choir Performance -- Lakewood Honors Choir Event -- 2:00PM
Sunday, December 7
Chorus Participates in the Sumter Christmas Parade -- 2:00PM
Tuesday, December 9
Band Christmas Concert -- Lakewood Performing Arts Center -- 7:00PM
Wednesday, December 10
8th Grade Ring Delivery
Friday, December 12
Band and Chorus Fruit Delivery
Friday, December 19
Progress Reports Issued
Mon, Dec 22 - Fri, Jan 2
Winter Holiday Vacation Days
Friday, January 16
Teacher Inservice/Workday
Monday, January 19
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday Holiday

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The Principal's Pen

Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year! All of us at Furman Middle School look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, August 12th as we begin “Building Bridges on our Educational Journey.” 


Who We Are

Furman Receives Palmetto Silver Award
The faculty and staff at Furman Middle School are extremely honored to have received the Palmetto Silver Award in the annual Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards.  

Office Hours of Operation 
(New for 2014-2015)

The office hours are 7:25 AM-3:40 PM.  Students are not allowed on school grounds until 7:30 AM unless they are escorted by a parent.

School Hours of Operation
7:45 AM-3:00 PM

Daily Announcements

Character Education Program 

*Congratulatory Message from Mrs. Newton-TaBon*

"The Best Practices in Career Development webinar was held on November 6, 2014.. Career Specialist and School Counselors from across the state are encouraged to showcase programs from their school.  Special thanks to Career Specialist Latasha Robertson who made a submission of Furman's Character Education Program.


FMS Honors Veterans During Luncheon

A good time – and a good lunch – was had by all when Furman Middle School sponsored its first annual Veterans' Luncheon on November 7, 2014.

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Congratulations to Mrs. Kinlaw for being selected as one of the final three candidates for the Distinguished Reading Teacher District Competition.

ALL RISING SEVENTH GRADERS are REQUIRED to get the Tdap vaccine to protect them against whooping cough (pertussis).  Read more...

Box Tops for Education
Furman Middle School is now collecting Box Tops for Education and Campbell Soup labels.



Congratulations to Ms.  Angel Daniels, 8th Science Teacher, for being named the 2014-2015 Furman Middle School Teacher of the Year! 


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