Smith Hale College Preparatory

Smith-Hale Middle School

Smith-Hale Middle School

Contact Information

Dr. Hayet Woods, Principal
Dr. Hayet Woods
Ms. Thurman
Vice Principal
Ms. Venita Thurman 
 Bill Brooks
Vice Principal 
Mr. Bill Brooks

 Office: 816-316-7700
Nurse: 816-316-7613
Attendance: 816-316-7672
Registrar: Kathy Davis: 816-316-7685
8925 Longview Road 
Kansas City, MO 64134
School Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30-3:30
  Wednesday: 8:30-2:30


The greatest sign of success for a teacher.... is to be able to say.  "The children are now working as if I did not exist"  --  Maria Montessori

MAP Testing Guide for Parents



This summer the University of Missouri Kansas City Institute for Human Development will host their 12th annual Kansas City Summer Transportation Institute that will be held on the UMKC campus June 15 - July 10, 2015 (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Monday - Friday).

The KCSTI is fun, interactive, engaging, and hands on learning oppourtunity designed to create awareness and stimulate intrest in the wealth of career opportunities that exist in the transportation industry. With one in seven careers being transportation related, the Institute offers a tremendous opportunity for students to explore future transportation related career opportunities. The KCSTI is open to students attending high schools in the greater Kansas City area. There is no cost to attend.

Visit for information about this year's Institute and the application.

SHMS Students Present at Board Meeting

Board Meeting


  • SHMS Students Present at Board Meeting
    Larencea Dones, Aalisha Hoskin
    Alexia Nicholson, Arianna Salazar-Purinton, Latrel Mead 
    Comments (-1)

Upcoming Events

View Calendar

Mission / Vision / Goals

Mission & Vision
The mission of Smith-Hale Middle School is to foster the academic and social growth of our students while empowering them to become lifelong critical thinkers who are accountable for their academic success.

- Expectations are high and consistent

- Academic achievement

- Goal-directed technology instruction

- Literacy focus

- Engaged learners

- Soaring to success

 "Hard work - Pays off!"