Welcome to William Mendenhall Middle School

  • Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students,

    On behalf of the entire William Mendenhall Middle School community, it is with great joy and enthusiasm that we extend a heartfelt welcome to each and every one of you!

    As we embark on a new school year, we are thrilled to open our doors to both familiar faces and newcomers alike. Whether you're starting your middle school journey with us or continuing the adventure, know that you are an integral part of our tightly-knit family.

    At William Mendenhall Middle School, we embrace the values of Be Safe, Be Responsible, and Be Respectful, fostering a culture of inclusivity and kindness. Our mission is to create responsible, independent, and collaborative learners, preparing our students to thrive in a changing world.

    With a formal yet friendly atmosphere, our school is committed to providing exceptional academic opportunities to help students reach their full potential. From engaging classroom experiences to a wide array of extracurricular activities, the opportunities for growth and exploration are boundless. Whether your passion lies in athletics, clubs, music, or leadership, there's something here for everyone!

    We take great pride in our achievements as a school, having been recognized as a 2023 Schools to Watch, and earning accolades like the 2022 PBIS Gold Award and the 2022 Pivotal Practice Award. These achievements reflect our dedication to nurturing not only academic excellence but also the social-emotional well-being of our students.

    Moreover, we are delighted to offer the support of an on-site school counselor, ensuring that our students' well-being remains at the forefront of our priorities.

    As you step into the halls of William Mendenhall Middle School, be prepared for a journey filled with knowledge, friendship, and personal growth. We are excited to watch you flourish, and we assure you that our teachers and staff are here to guide, support, and celebrate your successes every step of the way.

    Once again, welcome to our school. Let's make this school year one for the books!

    With warmest regards,

    Erik Bear Taylor
    Principal, William Mendenhall Middle School