Shelby Middle Orientation

Welcome to Shelby Middle School! This page is dedicated to helping you get to know your school better. If you can't find an answer to a question you have, please let us know!

Who we are

We are 6th through 8th grade middle school. Shelby Middle's mission is to be for our students, staff, success, and our community. We want to help teach students to be safe, mindful, and successful.

Blue Devil Camp 2022

Parent Information Links

All student athletes must have an account and must have a proof of residence attached

We currently meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 3PM

School Uniform Policy

Thanks to S&M sports, we are offering an online uniform store. Click below to access the store. It closes on July 24th and orders will be filled before school begins.

Student Arrival - Car Riders

  • Our car rider doors open at 7:30AM each school day

  • From there, students enter the school and have the option to pick up breakfast before going to class

Car Rider area

Student Arrival - Bus Riders

  • Students should be outside and at the bus stop at their designated time each morning

  • Students will be able to pick up breakfast before going to class


Students will use lockers daily to store valuables, to help themselves and others stay safe, and to be mindful of valuable class time:

Items that must be kept in lockers:

  • Bookbag

  • hooded clothing and outerwear that does not comply with our uniform policy

  • cell phones

Dismissal - Car Riders

When Car riders are dismissed at the end of the school day they will report to the cafeteria entrance. Dismissal reminders:

  • Car riders are picked up at the same place they are dropped off: the cafeteria entrance

  • Any rider not picked up by 3:25 will move to our front office area.

SMS Bell Schedule

1480 South DeKalb St.

Shelby, NC 28152

Instructional Day: 7:55 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Eli Wortman, Principal

704-476-8328; 704-487-2889, Fax