• PTO News


    Over 500 cans of soda were sold for the PTO Valentine Gram fundraiser!  Thanks for the support!  Keep watching for the next are going to love it!

    PTO is collecting Box Tops!   Next date for collection is Friday, Feb 24....send in your Box Tops and continue to save them throughout the year (and summer)!

    The next PTO meeting will be Monday, March 13 at 6:00p in the YMS Conference Room.



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  • 2017 YMS Spelling Bee

    The YMS 2017 Spelling Bee Champion is Ria Agarwal.  Runner up was 8th grader Ian Bowley and coming in 3rd place was 6th grader Mahathi Raju.  Congratulations to all!  Ria Agarwal will compete in the Regional Spelling Bee on Saturday, March 11 at Sursa Hall on BSU campus.  We are proud of our participants!

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  • ISTEP Testing

    The first round of ISTEP+ is at the end of February.  We begin testing on Tuesday, Feb 28 and test through Friday, March 3.  Our testing schedule is set so that we stat testing by 8:20a and end by 9:45a (at the latest) each day.  Please try to avoid scheduling non-emergency appointments during that time.  Also, make sure your student gets plenty of rest and a healthy breakfast each day!

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  • 8th grade scheduling for high school

    Thursday, March 2 at 5:30p - 8th grade parent meeting at YHS Auditorium regarding scheduling for high school

    Thursday, March 2 at 6:30p -8th grade parent meeting at YHS Library regarding athletics for high school

    Friday, March 3 - window/computer opens for 8th grade scheduling

    Tuesday, March 7 - YHS counselors will meet with 8th grade students regarding scheduling for high school

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  • 2014-15 YMS Yearbooks for sale! $10

    Available in the YMS office.  Checks made payable to YMS!

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  • YMS Yearbooks are available to order!

    The 2016 – 2017 Yorktown Middle School Yearbook is on sale!  Order by 01/01/2017 and get the early bird price of $35!  Yearbooks ordered after January 1 will be $40.  You can order your child’s yearbook online at or fill out the attached order form, and return in to the YMS office or Mrs. Riegle.  Don’t miss out on this amazing keepsake of middle school.  

    Do you love taking pictures, attend many YMS events, want to see your pictures in the yearbook?  You can upload pictures that may be used in the yearbook by clicking on the link below and using the code:  tigers                    




    8th Grade Recognition Ads 

    Recognize your 8th grader in this year’s yearbook with a 1/8 page ad. Ads are $25 and include up to 3 pictures and a message. The yearbook staff will design the ad. Ads must be purchased by February 1! 



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  • 8th Grade Cincinnati Trip

    The 8th grade Cincinnati trip will be on Friday, May 19, 2017.  Attached is a parent letter that was sent home with the students and a permission slip.  Included in the letter is the payment schedule and chaperone information.  Chaperones must have a current background check, bullying survey and volunteer waiver completed at least two weeks prior to the trip.  Those items are located at on the corporation page under the resource tab and click on volunteer.  If you are unsure  if you have this information currently on file, please contact Kelly Smith at (765) 759-2665 or

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  • 6th grade Chicago Trip

    It is that time of the year to start planning for our trip to Chicago.  We will be traveling to Chicago on May 17th and 18th, 2017.  We travel with Brightspark and they have made an easy payment plan for all of us to follow.  Click on the link below for a letter explaining the trip and the costs of the trip. The second link is for travel insurance information. The Chicago trip is always a great time and all the 6th grade teachers hope that your student will be able to join us to create some amazing memories with their classmates.  We would also like to invite you to join us on this fun-filled trip.  The more the merrier! 

     We will also be holding a fundraiser in November for your student to be able to cut some or ALL of the cost of the trip!  I would really encourage you and your student to participate in the this great fundraiser...more to come on that later.  For right now, please look over the 2 attached flyers to educate you on how to sign up, the payment plan, and the optional insurance.

    If you have any questions please contact




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  • 2016-17 YMS School Fees

    6th grade- $225.00

    7th grade- $234.00

    8th grade- $238.00



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  • 2016-17 Supply Lists

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Upcoming Events

  • ISTEP Testing Begins

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Office Staff

Heath Dudley, Principal

Todd Strong, Assistant Principal/Athletic Director


Katie Preston, Counselor


Kelly Smith, Secretary


Julia Huston, Treasurer/Secretary


Tami Simpson, Secretary/Attendance

Students New To Yorktown Community Schools

If you recently moved into the Yorktown Community School district and you would like to enroll at YMS, please call 759-2660 to set up an appointment. If you do not live within the school boundaries and wish to enroll your student at YMS, please call Yorktown Community School Central Office at 759-2720. 

Winter Sports

7th & 8th Grade Boys' Basketball

  • Tuesday January 10th - Alexandria Middle School - Away - 5:30pm
  • Thursday January 12th - Muncie Southside Middle School - Home - 5:00pm

7th & 8th Grade Girls' Basketball

  • Monday January 9th - Delta Middle School - Away - 5:30pm
  • Tuesday January 10th - New Castle Middle School - Home - 5:30pm

6th Grade Boys' Basketball

  • Monday January 9th - Anderson Highland Middle School - Away - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday January 10th - East Jay - Home - 5:30pm
  • Thursday January 12th - Delta Middle School - Away - 5:30pm


  • Thursday January 12th - Muncie Southside Middle School - Away - 5:00pm