Vision Statement

The students of Richard E. Byrd Middle School will be academically prepared and empowered to face their future successfully in order to change the world.

Mission Statement

To develop educated, responsible, and caring citizens actively engaged in school, community, and beyond.

News and Announcements

2015 Byrd Testing Schedule!!!
All Students and Parents...Be sure to check out our new bell schedule beginning Monday April 13th. Tuesdays will remain the same but the periods will be mixed. Click on the document below or click on Students and select Bell Schedule for specific times.
Valentine's Day - Sale and Dance
Come join BYRD MS Leadership on the quad for Valentine's Day Gram sales and DANCE, Friday at lunch in the MPR - LOVE TO SEE YOU THERE!
LIBRARY Closures - Temporary!
Please be advised that Byrd's Library will be temporarily and intermittently open through the month of February as Ms. Gardina will not be directly available for Library Services!
Teachers: Please be reminded that should you elect to assign Library time, you are to supervise student interaction.
Community Members: Sun Valley Library, located that the intersection of Vineland and Strathern is READY and WAITING for YOU!
Have you READ the MARQUEE lately?
Check out info on our Street Marquee - it's another great way to get information!
SPRING 2015 - Begins MONDAY 01/12/15!
Please see our Special BELL Schedule (Opening and Closing HR!)
Spring 2015 - Reprot Card DATES - Tentative..
Please watch for UPDATES!
8th Grade CULMINATION Requirements - IMPORTANT
***Please be advised this ITEM will be reviewed on 01/15/15 at 5-6 pm
***Changes may be ratified at this upcoming meeting (See Above)
Minimum Day 01/30 - 12:13 Dismissal
Minimum Day Release...
Move It Challenge - BYRD IN THE NEWS!
See our SRLA Team and Ms. Kwok and Ms. Jacoy -
Three days a week running around Sun Valley!
PHBAO Parent Conferences!!!
Byrd will host the PHBAO Parent Conferences on Tuesday from 1:25 PM to 2:45 PM and Thursday from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM. Conferences are not pre-scheduled unless specified by the teacher
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Upcoming Events

CAASPP Testing
Date: 4/24/2015
Natural History Museum 6th Grade Field Trip
Date: 4/24/2015, 8:30 AM 2 PM
HW Help Both Lunches MPR
Date: 4/24/2015, 11:15 AM 12:46 PM
Hippocrates Circle Field Trip to Medical Fair
Date: 4/25/2015, 7:30 AM 3 PM
BHA Testing for incoming 6th Graders 8 - 10 am (by appointment)
Date: 4/25/2015, 8 AM 10 AM