Newly Enrolled SMS Families
Welcome to Stratton Mountain School!
This page provides important information for newly enrolled families. Below is a timeline to help you and your child prepare for the upcoming school year. Please note that required forms and documents are listed under the month in which they are made available on our website and should be submitted by their respective due dates.
The SMS calendar can be viewed here.
Please request that an official final transcript or final report card be sent to SMS at the conclusion of your child’s school year. If the school requires SMS to send a formal transcript request, please contact Melissa Oliva.
Academic Assessments for Full term Student Athletes
Parents of full term student athletes: please complete this academic information form by May 15. All new full term student athletes are required to take a math assessment to ensure proper course and course section placement. This assessment must be administered in a proctored setting, ideally at your child’s current school. The assessment can also be taken at SMS. Some new full term student athletes will also be asked to complete an assessment for foreign language. Completed assessments must be sent to SMS no later than June 15. Please contact Rob Rose with any questions about the math assessment.
Summer Training Camps
Many of you have already signed up for summer camps with SMS. If you have not done so already, please visit the camp pages for your child’s discipline and contact your child’s coach as soon as possible to register for summer camps. Links to the camp pages are on the right side of this page.
Summer Training, Equipment, and Uniforms
For all disciplines, you will be given summer training instruction by your child’s primary coach. If you have any questions regarding equipment please contact the appropriate coach.
U16 Men – Mike Morin – (603) 369-2323
U16 Women - Morgan Korpi - (802) 289-1533
U19/U21 Men – Sylvan Kaufman – (303) 817-0220
U19/U21 Women – Micah Lashar – (802) 760-7110
U14 – Naga Kusumi – (917) 273-0818
Ross Powers – (802) 734-0932
Sverre Caldwell – (802) 856-1130
Jesse Mallis – (603) 852-0039
Deb Newson – (802) 770-0002
Summer Reading will be posted in June. All full term student athletes are required to read and complete book reports over the summer. Detailed information, book lists, and book report forms will be posted on the Summer Reading page in June.
Winter Term Student Athletes
Parents of winter term student athletes will be contacted by Alex Lehmann in order to plan your child’s academic program at SMS. Academic questions should be directed to Alex Lehmann.
SMS makes an effort to provide press releases, photos, and other media services to relevant hometown media outlets. The Media form will be posted on our website in June. Please complete the Media Form by August 1.
Required medical forms will be posted on our website in June. All medical forms must be completed by August 1. Instructions on how to complete forms will be posted on our website in June - please read the instructions carefully prior to completing medical forms. For questions about medical forms, please contact Kate Boobar.
Residential Life Forms
Residential Life Forms (for boarding students only) assist Matt Smith, the Head of Residential Life, with dorm room and roommate decisions. These forms will be posted on our website in June and is due by August 1.
Advisor Request Forms
Advisors provide each student athlete with individualized support and direction. The advisor is also viewed as a connection between the student athlete’s family and the school. Communication about academic and social performance will be conducted through the advisor. Student athletes and parents are encouraged to contact advisors with questions or concerns. This form will be posted on our website in June.The Advisor Request Form should be completed by August 1.
Student-Parent Handbook and Handbook Agreement Form
Available in July, the Student-Parent Handbook outlines the mission of SMS and provides an important overview of information related to our school traditions and expectations. All student athletes and parents are required to sign the handbook form and return it to SMS by August 1.
My GOSMS Website Login and Email
All student athletes and their parents will be provided with information on how to log into the gosms.org website, where you will be able to view special announcements and have access to your child’s academic and athletic schedules. Student athletes will also receive their username and password for their SMS email.
Riding in a Motor Vehicle Permission Form
All student athletes and their parents must complete this form which will be posted on our website in July. This form is required for both student passengers and student drivers. Student safety and responsibility are the primary goals of the SMS driving policies, and as such, a special car and driving form is presented for review and signature. Please complete this form by August 1.
Use of the Internet provides great educational benefits to students. Access to the Internet is given as a privilege to students at SMS who agree to act in a considerate and responsible manner. Please complete this form, which will be posted on our website in July, by August 1.
School Supplies and Packing Lists
All SMS students should come prepared with items from the School Supply List which will be posted on our website in July. Boarding students should also bring the required items from the Boarding Student Packing List.
Boarding Student Roommate Assignments
Room assignments and roommate information will be provided to students upon arrival to school.
Registration Day for Full Term Student Athletes
Registration for Full Term Student Athletes is scheduled for the first Saturday in September. Classes begin on the following Monday.
Student Athlete Class Schedules
Class schedules will be available at Registration Day. Please contact Alex Lehmann with academic questions.
Families will receive information about purchasing Stratton season’s passes in September. The price is typically $309 plus tax.
Community Service Form
Registration Day for Winter Term Student Athletes
Registration for Winter Term student athletes will be held in November of 2017. Specific date and detailed information TBA.