Pottstown Middle School

Pottstown Middle School

 Pottstown Middle School 

600 North Franklin Street   |   Pottstown, PA 19464
Phone: (610) 970-6665   |   Fax: (610) 970-8738

Main Office Staff

Hector Wangia, Principal
5th Grade , Mrs. Davis: 610-970-6724
6th Grade, Mr. Lawless: 610-970-6650
7th Grade, Mr. Dargan: 610-970-6733
8th Grade, Ms. Tupper: 610-970-6560

Kelly Ortlip, School Secretary
Kim Picard, Attendance Secretary

About Us:

The Pottstown Middle School serves approximately 1000 students in grades 5 through 8 in the borough of Pottstown. Additionally, we support and educate all students with a professional and support staff of roughly 140. We believe in educating the whole child and our school embraces a focus on physical, intellectual, social, and emotional growth during the developmental middle-level years while integrating a challenging curriculum through all content areas.

Our school community is driven by the Middle School Vision: 
PMS is a collaborative community where students feel inspired to grow academically, socially & emotionally at every level.

Middle School News


Weekly flyers Week of March 29th

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Medical Assistance / CHIP Renewal

Due to federal COVID-19 relief efforts, Pennsylvania and other states were able to continue Medical Assistance (MA) (also known as Medicaid) and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) coverage for most people even if they no longer met eligibility requirements...
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PLUS caucus

News Conference

The Pennsylvania League of Urban Schools (PLUS) has 29 member districts that represent over 300,000 students across Pennsylvania.
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Revised 2022-2023 School Calendar

On Thursday, March 16th, the School Board of Directors approved the revised 2022-2023 school calendar.
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Weekly Flyers

Weekly Flyers - March 15

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This Week's Flyers

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Middle school students GEAR UP for poetry

Pottstown Middle School students will be exploring their poetry talents in a special poetry challenge event on Wednesday March 8 held in the auditorium at 6pm.
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Please see this week's flyers

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Acadience Reading Assessment Letters

I am very pleased to inform you that you will be getting a personalized “middle of the year” report in the mail in the next few days regarding our Acadience Reading benchmark assessments.
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Girls wrestling team

Trojan Girl Wrestlers Have Strong Showing

Pottstown middle and high school girl wrestlers had a strong showing at the Downingtown Women's Wrestling Round Robin Tournament. Over 120 girls from Southeast PA did battle in a round-robin style tournament, which calls for a wrestler to take on every opponent in their group to determine a winner.
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Trojans Logo

Pottstown Fall Pride

Pottstown Fall Pride 2022
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Choir Students

Elementary & Middle School Choir Bring Joy To Community

The combined elementary and middle school choirs of the Pottstown School District used their voices to help kick off the holiday season at the annual Pottstown tree lighting ceremony held at Smith Plaza on High Street.  
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Team poses

Middle School Cross Country Intramural

The Pottstown middle school cross-country intramural program ended the season with a color run.
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Ashirah Still

Middle School Student Hopes To Inspire Others

Pottstown Middle School fifth grade student Ashirah Still has been working with district speech therapist Theresa Spitko for three years to manage her issues with stuttering.
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Pottsgrove Wrestling

Community Flyers

Community flyers from Pottsgrove Wrestling Club Registration and the Pottstown Library.
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Superintendent Update

Superintendent Update

Please click more to see some updates for Superintendent Stephen Rodriguez.
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Middle school science club

Middle school students test the waters

Pottstown Middle School Environmental Science Club students along with their advisor Ginger Angelo-DeRenzo spent some after school time testing the waters of the Manatawny Creek.
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Bag Policy

Our Bag Policy Reminder For The Grigg Memorial Stadium

Please see the attached photo of our bag policy reminder for the Grigg Memorial Stadium.
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Back to School Physicals

Back to School Physicals provided by Community Health & Dental Care, with or without insurance.
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Volunteer Information

All volunteer information can be found on the HR section of the district website, click here to go to that section.

PMS Twitter

Educational Slip Permission Slip

Request for Excused Absence from school for a pre-planned non-school-sponsored educational tour or trip.
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