Dustin Dooley, PrincipalWelcome to the Salina South Middle School website.  At South Middle School our staff is caring, hardworking and committed to developing the whole child, academically, socially and emotionally. 

Serving 860 students grades 6-8, Salina South Middle offers a variety of exploratory courses (art, digital literacy, music, industrial technology and more) to complement our core curriculum of Math, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Reading, Physical Education and Health. In addition to strong academic opportunities, social emotional development is supported by personalized learning, after school programming, mental health services, CHAMPS behavior system and more.

If you would like more information about South Middle School please contact us at 785-309-3900.

Dustin Dooley, Principal

St of the Week


Tam Tran
Oct 25 - Oct 29

Tam is a respectful and driven student who excels in the classroom setting.  She sets a standard on how to behave in the classroom.  Tam is always prepared and ready to learn.




Jaclyn Crow
6th Grade Social Studies
October Teacher of the Month