Welcome to Strickland Middle School

Strickland was built in 1968 as the second middle school in Denton ISD and is known for its many traditions and legacies. The school prepares today’s learners to be tomorrow’s leaders through its strong academic programs and many extracurricular clubs, organizations and events.


Strickland students, family and staff believe in working together to develop a solid educational foundation. Students at Strickland can enroll in gifted and talented classes, career and technology courses, and even enroll in dual-language programs that build on English and Spanish language skills.


  • Food Resources Available in Denton

    The holidays and school breaks can be a difficult time for many families. There are several resources available in Denton that provide food assistance, food pantry, hot and cold meals. Please contact any of the following places if you or your family is in need of food resources. Click for a list of resources.

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  • College Week is November 17 - 21st

    Strickland Middle School students will celebrate the value of continuing education and life-long learning during college week. Students will participate in a variety of activities. Guest Speaker Marth Puga will speak to all students on November 17th! Student are encouraged to wear College gear to receive "Gold Tickets". Try the Mascot Match-up Contest for a chance to win a portable, wireless speaker.

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    Holiday Assistance

    The holidays are right around the corner! This can be a stressful time for many families. Please click to see a list of resources available in our community to families in need during the holiday season. Registration is fast approaching!

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  •  Box Tops for Education

    Box Tops for Education

    Strickland Middle School is always collecting Box Tops for Education. Please send them with your child to put in their reading teacher or EXPO teacher’s Box Top boxes in their rooms. We are having a contest each semester to see which team can bring the most. We were able to raise over $1000.00 in less than four months last year. We are hoping to double our money this year. We spent the money to purchase library books. The students were very excited. Mrs. Sofia’s classes won and got an ice cream party, but everyone has enjoyed the new books. It is a win, win situation. Start Clipping!!!!!

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  • SMS G.O.A.L Back2Back Champs!

    Strickland's G.O.A.L. soccer team completed the 2014 season as District Champions for the second straight year. Click for more photos!

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  • Strickland students provide free lunch to strangers for Rachel’s Challenge

    Strickland students saw the impact of kindness first-hand on Feb. 26, when they provided free meals to 35 people during lunch at the Chick-fil-A in Rayzor Ranch. The 16 students at the restaurant provided $10 meal cards to strangers at the restaurant as part of the school’s Rachel’s Challenge group.

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