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Our PTA is collecting food items. 
Week of Dec 6th
Peanut butter
Week of Dec 13
Homeroom collecting the most items  each week will win donuts!

Wednesday, December 4- 
High School Counselors will be here to talk to students about High School Registration during Civic classes

Thursday, December 5-
Governor's School will be here to talk to interested students at 9 am

Monday, Dec 9th 
Band Concert 
6pm at PH

JMMS PTA Outreach Drive
Help the PTA Dec 9th-13th
Click Here for more information.

Monday, Dec  16th
Choir Concert
6pm at PH

SCA Spirit Days
Dec 16th - Polar Express day - wear your pj's
Dec 17th - Holiday Character Day- dress as holiday character
Dec 18th- Festive Feet Day - wear holiday socks
Dec 19th - Color Block Day- wear holiday color head toe (or AT shirt)
Dec 20th - Ugly Holiday Sweater Day

 Friday, Dec 20th
Two hour early dismissal for students

12/21- 1/3- Winter Break
1/6-Monday, January 6th
 Students return to school

Roanoke Valley Governor's School 
for Science & Technology
2020-2021 Application
Information Regional Meetings
Starting Jan 7, 2020 
Click here for more information.

Roanoke Technical Education Center
Elective Fair
Thursday, Jan. 9, 2010
6-7:30 pm
Snow date Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020.

Monday, January 20th
Martin Luther King Holiday
No school

Frozen Cast & Crew Info

Join the 
James Madison Middle School PTA

Click Here 

Support the PTA by joining the
Kroger Community Rewards Program.

For a VHSL Physical form,
click here.


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About Us

School Motto
"Matadors on a Mission!"

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The James Madison Middle School Mission Statement

James Madison Middle School is committed to providing learning experiences that will assist our students to achieve their greatest potential to adapt and adjust to a diverse and ever changing society. We are dedicated to the belief that diversity is a strength to be respected.

The James Madison Middle School Vision Statement

James Madison Middle School will challenge our students of all abilities to achieve excellence in a wide range of academic and cultural activities.  We will equip our students for the demands and opportunities of the twenty-first century by offering a differentiated, effective and rigorous curriculum as an entitlement to all.
A professional and highly motivated staff, in partnership with parents and community stakeholders, will encourage all students to achieve their full potential.
In a disciplined, safe, and nurturing environment, based on mutual respect, all students will be valued as individuals in their own right and their academic and community development encouraged.

Contact Information
 Whitney Johnson,

Howard Goldberg,
Assistant Principal

Me'Sharra Patterson, 
Assistant Principal 


      1160 Overland Rd. SW           
  Roanoke, Virginia 24015      
 Phone: (540) 853-2351     
Fax: (540) 853-1050