Welcome to Southern Middle School

  • southern middle buildingImportant School Reminders

    1. Report if your child is going to be absent.

    2. Please notify the main office of any phone number or address changes.

    3. Please remember to bring a form of picture identification when picking up your child during school or at dismissal.


  • Address 
    931 Chestnut Street
    Reading, PA 19602

    Main Office: 610-371-5803
    Fax: 610-371-5814

    Grades: 5-8
    School Colors:
    Red and Black 
    School Mascot:
    Red Knight


  • Middle School Hours
    8:25 a.m. to 3:25 p.m.

School Contacts

  • Principal: Andrew Kidd

    Assistant Principal: Christine Galantuomo

    School Nurse: Danielle Patton
    School Counselor: Steve Rossignoli
    Parent Outreach Assistant: Nilda Mayol
    Office Secretary: Lisa Reichelt 
    Attendance Secretary: Celivette Rivera
    Home and School Visitor: Elizabeth Hernandez-Collazo
    Social Worker: John Getz

Greetings from the Principal

  • "I believe in our students, staff, and community. I believe that we all can make a difference and we can all be part of a change for the better. I believe in each one of you! #SOMSPROUD"

    ~ Principal Andrew Kidd