Principal's Message

Dear Islander Families,

It is registration time for the 2014-2015 school year.Planning for the transition to the next school year begins now and there willbe activities beginning in March involving students and parents in the classesof 2019 and 2020. Please read for more information

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  • High school seeks 20 more speakers for May 13 Career Day

    April 16, 2014 – Mercer Island High School (MIHS) is asking for another 20 community volunteers to discuss their jobs and industries at a May 13 Career Day for freshmen and juniors between 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Read more...
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  • School District protected from Heartbleed internet threat

    The Mercer Island School District announced today that student data accessed through an application called Skyward is not vulnerable to the Heartbleed Bug. The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in OpenSSL technology that manages encryption for most of the internet. Read more...
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  • Week of April 14 -April 18 Upcoming Events/Announcement at IMS

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  • IMS Drama Presents: S.E. Hinton's  The Outsiders

    Thursday, Friday and Saturday April 24-26 at 7:00 PM
    Saturday, April 26th at 2:00 PM
    Tickets available at the door. Adults $7.00, Students with ID $5.00

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  • Track and Field season starts!

    Track and Field practice starts Monday, April 14th and practice is everyday after school for an hour and 20 minutes. Activity Buses are available except Wednesday and Friday.  Please see details
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  • 2014 2015 Curriculum Guide and Registration Information

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About IMS

Islander Middle School is the only public middle school on Mercer Island and is host to sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students. IMS is located on the south end of the island at 8225 SE 72nd street.
Co-principals Mary Jo Budzius and Aaron Miller, along with associate principal Tara Stone, lead approximately 75 staff members and 1,000 students. IMS utilizes district-adopted curriculum as the foundation for its core classes as well as offering a variety of engaging learning electives.
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