Sulphur Springs Middle School, also known as SSMS, serves students in grades six through eight. The school s academic curriculum includes several subjects, such as science, social studies, math and English. It provides accelerated reader and after-school tutoring programs. Sulphur Springs Middle School also offers food and guidance counseling services. In addition, the school organizes science fairs. It conducts parent-teacher conferences. The school is a part of the Sulphur Springs Independent School District, which serves more than 4,000 students. The district manages elementary, middle and high schools. Its schools administer the English as a Second Language program. The district s schools organize athletic events in baseball, basketball and golf.