Triton News

Coronado Middle School - November 26-30, 2018

8 Keys of Excellence - November Key: INTEGRITY

This week’s Mindset quote: “Integrity is choosing thoughts and actions based on values rather than personal gains.

CMS Happenings

We hope you had a terrific Thanksgiving and wonderful break with your family and loved ones.

This Week:

Nov 26 6th Grade Camp Medical Forms Due to School Nurse

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Nov 27 Garden Club 3:00-4:00

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Nov 28 Choir sings at the Hotel Del Annual Holiday Concert 4:00pm

Nov 29 Roman Goodmanson - Principal for the Day

SAFE lunch activities

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Cotillion 7:30-8:30 pm Granzer Hall

Nov 30 Federal Survey Cards pizza lunch for homeroom winners

Nov 30-Dec 7 CMS Book Fair

Book Fair: November 30th-December 7th: We need your help! Sign up HERE to volunteer

Online shopping can be accessed directly through our Scholastic website from 11/24-12/07. Here, you can shop AND access Teacher Wish Lists -- the winter holidays are right around the corner, and is a FANTASTIC way to support you children and their amazing teachers! CMS Book Fair Link Please contact our librarian, Megan Pettit at if you have questions. Check the Library PowerSchool page for more information.

Get your Triton Gear: Buy your CMS sweats, shirts, hats and more just in time for the holidays! Our new CMS store can be found at

Holiday Canned Food Drive: ASB is hosting the drive from December 3-7 to support the San Diego Food bank.

Coronado SAFE volunteers needed: CMS is fortunate to have Coronado SAFE provide lunchtime outreach activities that align with Triton Time and continuing to support our connected, respectful culture. If you're interested in learning more and getting involved, click on the link!

Saturday School with Mrs. Bouwman on Dec. 8th: Saturday School Information Link

Reminders: We appreciate your support with reminding students to be prepared for school every day. In order to limit classroom interruptions, items dropped off in the front office will not be delivered to classrooms. Students may stop by the office to retrieve items. Additionally, due to busy site administration and counselor schedules, appointments are required for meetings.

6th Grade Camp is December 10-14, 2018

November 26th: Payment due to CMS Office AND all medical authorization form signed by a doctor for students who require medications, nutritional supplements, including vitamins, that are not included on the health form.

December 3rd: All medications must be labeled with student name and school and placed in a Ziploc bag. This bag must be turned in to CMS Nurse McMahon no later than Dec. 3rd.

Please click on the link for final updates: Final Information Letter

All Camp information can be found on the CMS website under "Activities" and at the bottom of the "6th Grade Camp" website page.

PTO Updates

CMS PTO Fundraiser: Don't forget to order your Christmas Wreath for this holiday season. You can still order online at: ENTER CODE: CORONACA004. Please remember to include this important CMS fundraising code. All orders placed through the website will be delivered via FedEx. Local orders will be hand delivered to Coronado homes the week of December 3rd through the 7th.

Contact Bryn Reina for questions at

Parents Night: Come out to meet and mingle with CMS, CHS, Silver Strand, Village and ECDC parents. Thursday, Nov. 29th at 4:00pm at Nado Republic.

Thank you: The Triton Staff wants to thank you for the lovely Thanksgiving luncheon. We always enjoy the opportunity to gather as a team. We appreciate you!

Mark your calendar for upcoming dates:


Key of Excellence “This is It”

Nov 30-Dec 7 Book Fair

Dec 3-7 Holiday Food Drive

Dec 3 Triton Time 7:58 am - 8:38 am

6th Grade Camp Medicine in original bottle due to School Nurse

Dec 6 SAFE outreach activities at lunch

Band Holiday Concert Granzer Hall 5:30-8:00 pm

Dec 7 Fire Drill per 2

Coronado Holiday Parade 5:00 pm

Dec 8 Artisan’s Alley

Dec 10-14 6th Grade Camp

Dec 11 Choices Ends

Dec 13 PTO Meeting CMS Library 9 am

CUSD Board Meeting 4-6 pm

Performing Arts Winter Show 5:30-7:00pm Granzer Hall

Dec 17-21 Spirit Week

Dec 17 Triton Time 7:58 am - 8:38 am

Dec 20 PTO provided Holiday Luncheon

SAFE outreach activities at lunch

Cotillion 7:30-8:30 pm

Dec 21-Jan 4 Winter Recess

8th Grade Yearbook Baby/Friendship Ads

Space is limited and ads are sold on a first come first served basis.

The Surfer Yearbook 2019

YEARBOOK: Be sure to order yours!