Chippewa News

An e-newsletter from Chippewa Middle School



Weekly Schedule

Monday, April 22 A

2:30PM After School Activities

  • S.T.A.R.S
  • GLEE Club
  • Boys Tennis
  • Track Practice

Tuesday, April 23 B

6:45AM Chess Club and Jazz Band

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Choir Girls Ensemble
  • Strategy Gaming Club
  • Girls Tennis
  • Track Practice
  • After School Academic Support

Wednesday, April 24 A - 8th Grade MCA Science (Hours 1-4)

7:00AM Chamber Rehearsal

6th and 7th Grade Double Rehearsal

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Art Mural Club II
  • Maker/Coding Club
  • Science Olympiad
  • Boys Tennis
  • Track Practice
  • After School Academic Support

Thursday, April 25 B

6:45AM Jazz Band

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Maker/Coding Club
  • Yearbook
  • Girls Tennis
  • Track Practice
  • LINK
  • GLEE Club Dress Rehearsal
  • After School Academic Support

Friday, April 26 A

6:30AM Advanced String Ensemble

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Girl Talk
  • Chamber Orchestra

7:00PM GLEE Concert (more information below)

GLEE Club Concert

The GLEE Club Concert is Friday, April 26 at 7:00pm in the Chippewa Auditorium.

Come and watch our Glee members sing & dance to solo and group numbers to many of your favorite popular songs from the radio.

Tickets are $2 and will be on sale in lunches next Thursday & Friday or you can buy a ticket at the door.

Chippewa Pentathlon Track and Field Event

Chippewa is looking for parent volunteers to assist teachers in running/supervising the Pentathlon Track and Field Events! Enjoy the beautiful weather while helping make this a smooth event. Any help would be appreciated. You can sign up by clicking the button below. Thank you!

Cover Contest for the 2019/2020 Student Planner!

Attention all 6th and 7th grade students! Are you an artist? Are you creative? We are looking for a new cover for next year's student planner! We will be accepting entries for the cover design for the next few weeks. If you'd like to participate, please create a design on a half sheet of paper (8 1/2 by 5 1/2) and submit it to the front office by Friday, April 26th. Please include your name with your submission.

The art should include "Chippewa Middle School" and "2019-20" somewhere on the cover. A panel of judges will pick from the entries and the winner will be announced in May. We are eager to see the creative and fun pieces you come up with!


The Special Education Parent and Professional Advisory Council (SEPPAC) will host "Celebrate Success" on April 25. Celebrate Success is an annual event where a panel of past and present students, who have received special education services, share their post-secondary plans and aspirations and experiences in K - 12 education. The event will take place at the District Center from 6:45-8:15 p.m.

WWI Passion Project

Please join 8th Grade US History students as they showcase their World War I projects! Students have been working diligently on a self-designed research project around an aspect of World War I that is of greatest interest to them. Students will be available to answer questions, give demonstrations and receive feedback about their work.

Where: Chippewa Middle School IMC

When: May 15th from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

We hope to see you there!

Intro to MV Girls Swim and Dive Team

Intro to Mounds View Girls Swim and Dive Team will be held on April 22nd at 7pm in the Mounds View Forum. This is an informational meeting presented by the 2019 captains for all girls who are thinking about joining the team.
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Attention All Chess Players!

The end of the year NE Regional Chess Tournament Day is Here!

Saturday, April 27th 9am-3:30pm at Highview Middle School

All chess players K to 12th grade can compete. There are invitational and open sections for elementary and secondary players.

New this year! Sections also based on experience levels; beginner, intermediate, & invitational.

Registration is now open! Use this link for more information & registration:

Or, just go to CSGAME.ORG


Check out other programs offered by non-District community organizations for middle schools here:

Camps/Activities Summer 2019

Get ready for summer with new youth activities offered by the Community Education department at Mounds View Public Schools! A variety of activities, camps and clinics are geared to engage students and provide an environment where students can learn, play and explore.

2019 Youth Activites Summer catalog

Registration is open!

Orchestra Notes - Summer Orchestra

Mark your calendars! Students who are currently enrolled in grades 3-5 have the opportunity to participate in the District 621 Summer Orchestra program. The dates are July 8-August 1, Mondays-Thursdays. Classes are 50 minutes and they are scheduled at various locations across the district, starting as early as 7am or as late as 7pm. Registration materials will be shared with families soon.

There is also a middle school camp available for students entering grades 7-8 in 2019-2020.

Click here to access more details on the District 621 Summer Orchestra website.

If you have any questions, contact Brian Larson, Chippewa orchestra teacher, at or 651-621-6438.

See you this summer!

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