• PTO News

    The next PTO meeting will be on Monday,  May 8 at 6:00p in the YMS Conference Room.


    The PTO is busy getting ready for our end of the year activities!  We would love your help!  

    Teacher Appreciation Week is May 1st - 5th and the 8th Grade Honor Day reception is Thursday May 25th! The PTO will be meeting on Monday, May 8at 6pm!  If you are interested in becoming more involved in PTO and/or possibly being an officer, please  contact Jenny Waterman for more information at  

    Last month we began selling our MudLove Spirit Bands!  They are awesome and we have sold out of some designs.  The cost is $10 each!  If you would like to order one please send the order form and payment to the office.  The order form is attached!

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  • Athletic Physicals

    Athletic Physicals for students will be offered at Yorktown High School on Wednesday, April 12 from 6p-8p.    The cost is $25.  Please enter at Door 20.

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  • YMS Honor Day Dates

    6th grade honor day will be on Tuesday, May 23 at 8:35a in the YMS gym.

    7th grade honor day will be on Wednesday, May 24 at 8:35a in the YMS gym.

    8th grade honor day will be on Thursday, May 25 at 9:30a in the YMS gym.

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  • 6th grade Chicago Trip

    UPDATE:  There will be a parent meeting on Wednesday, April 26 at 5:30p in the YMS gym.  There will be information pertaining to the Chicago trip distributed and explained!  Please plan to attend if you child is participating in the field 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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

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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