Chippewa News

An e-newsletter from Chippewa Middle School


Spring Break is March 14-22, school will resume on Monday, March 25th. The building will be open every day from 7:00-3:00 March 14-21 and closed on Friday, March 22nd. Have a happy and safe spring break!


Weekly Schedule

Monday, March 25 A

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Dance 101
  • S.T.A.R.S
  • Table Tennis
  • Swimming Session II
  • GLEE Club

Tuesday, March 26 B

6:45AM Chess Club and Jazz Band

2:30PM After School Activities

  • S.T.R.I.P.E.S
  • Strategy Gaming Club
  • Floor Hockey
  • Swimming Session II
  • After School Academic Support

Wednesday, March 27 A

7:00AM Chamber Rehearsal

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Maker/Coding Club
  • Science Olympiad
  • Table Tennis
  • Dance 101
  • Swimming
  • After School Academic Support

6:30PM ChAC Meeting IMC

Thursday, March 28 B

6:45AM Jazz Band

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Floor Hockey Game @ HV
  • Swim Meet @ CH
  • Chess Competition League @ HV
  • Maker/Coding Club
  • Yearbook
  • LINK

3:45-6:45PM Parent Communication Night

Friday, March 29 A

6:30AM Advanced String Ensemble

2:30PM After School Activities

  • Girl Talk
  • Chamber Orchestra

March Food Drive

Nice work Chippewa! So-far-to-date Chippewa has collected almost $700 and over 500 pounds of food! The food drive will continue through the month of March. Thank you for supporting Chippewa's March food drive and the Ralph Reeder Food Shelf!

Parent Communication Nights - Thursday, March 28th

There is one more Communication Night scheduled for Thursday, March 28th. All scheduling is done in ParentVUE, you can click here for step by step instructions for scheduling. Any questions please call the front office and they will direct you to someone that can help.

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Co-Curricular Sports & Schedules

Middle school co-curriculars sports are a great way to engage in friendly competition. Athletes compete in individual, partner, or team events in a wide range of sports throughout the year. Check out and register for spring offerings here: Middle School Programs

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!


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

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!

Chippewa Glee Club - Starts March 25th!

Still time to sign up! As soon as spring break is done - GLEE Club will start! GLEE Club starts on Monday, March 25th with practices every Monday from 2:30-4:30pm. The GLEE concert will be held on Friday, April 26th.

You can register for GLEE Club online at the Community Ed website or get a Registration form in the choir room from Mrs. Hershey.

Glee Club Sign-Up

Order today!

Don't delay order your Charger Yearbook today! Last official day to order is March 24th!

Charger yearbook to include:

  • All color pages that vibrantly capture school memories
  • Sturdy hard cover including school name and year imprinted in foil

    Add on any of the following yearbook extras:

  • Zoom, a full-color current events insert that captures the top news stories of the year

  • Student's name printed in foil on the cover adds a personal touch

  • Autograph insert to share messages with friends

  • Fun, repositioning stickers to decorate and personalize yearbook pages

Order your yearbook by visiting: School ID code: 12299519. Standard book $35.00, add any extras for an additional price.

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