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SMS Back in Session 5/24/2017

Salem Middle School will be back in session for a normal day tomorrow - May 24. Our air quality test came back passing. Thank you so much for your patience! There is a document posted on facebook and our website with Frequently Asked Questions about how this will affect S M S students. Please take a look and call us with questions. Thank you!

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Don Burton

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY GRADES 7 / 8: Course Description





Teaches 7th and 8th grade technology
Since 1996
Graduate of University of Southern Indiana;1995

Masters from Indiana University Southeast;2003

Before working with the 7th and 8th grade Information Technology students, he worked with 6th-grade I.T. students teaching technology for 10 years.


Mr. Burton is happily married to Michele and has three children, Mackenzie, Joshua, and Sidney.

Mr. Burton's hobbies include raising my children, reading, playing golf, tennis, watching baseball, mowing grass, growing my faith in Jesus Christ, helping students here at SMS with after school functions.

Mr. Burton attends of Southern Hills Church.


“I am blessed by God more than I deserve.  I have an amazing family and a wonderful job at Salem Middle School.  Go Salem Cubs!”




Applied Technolopgy Course Description
Applied Tech Vocab List

July 25
6th Grade Student Orientation (Students Only)

July 26
6th Grade Student Orientation (Students Only)

July 27
SMS Family Night

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