CMS News

November 9 Edition

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Career Fest and Showcase 2018

Please mark your calendar for November 15, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. when Walker Career Center and Warren Central High School will be hosting their annual CAREERFEST. This is an outstanding event where students and families in the Warren community come together to meet with representatives from businesses, military branches, colleges, universities, and apprenticeship programs. We are encouraging all of our 8th graders to attend this event to help inform them about the many different programs at WCHS as they begin the high school scheduling process.

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First PTSA Dance of the Year

Our first PTSA dance of the year was a huge success! Special thanks to the PTSA parents for making this a fun and safe night for students. Also, thank you Mr. Ullrich for being our guest DJ for this evening.
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Breakfast with Santa and Friends

Saturday, Nov. 17th, 10am

9500 East 16th Street

Indianapolis, IN

CMS 2018-2019 Yearbooks

Paperback copies are $23 and hardback covers are $28. Cash or Check (made payable to Lifetouch) dropped off in the front office or to Ms. Dennison. You can also pay online at with code: 10680019

The last day to pre-order is March 29th, 2019.

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Sonny Day Community Center

The Warren Township Council of PTSs runs this pantry that provides food, toiletries, cleaning products, school supplies and gently used clothing to families of Warren Township students.

Parents/guardians need to get a signed letter from the school to go to Sonny Day. Please contact Mrs. Jones, school counselor, at 317-532-6800 ext. 6817.

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Fall Sports Update

The 7th and 8th grade boys basketball teams picked up two wins each this week. Both teams defeated Fall Creek Valley and Center Grove Central. They are both 2-0 overall and 1-0 in the MIIC Conference. They have a big week ahead as they play in the Brownsburg Tip Off Invitational this weekend, as well as conference games against New Augusta (at home on Tuesday) and Northview (on the road on Thursday).

Track pre-season conditioning will be on Tuesdays every week. It will be after school until 4:30 pm. Athletes staying for conditioning will be expected to ride the activity bus home on those nights. You must have a physical on file with Mr. Treesh if you are planning to stay for conditioning. Questions may be directed to Mr. Treesh, Athletic Director, or Mr. Peckham, track coach.

Wrestling practice will begin on Tuesday, November 27, after school until 5 pm. You must have a physical on file in order to practice. If you have any questions about wrestling, please speak with Coach Andy St. Laurent.

Girls basketball tryouts will be during the week of December 3. More information will be out as we get closer to that date.

Please use the following for athletic info and updates.

Creston Athletic Website:

Twitter: @CMS_Indians

Remind 101: text the message @crestona to the number 81010

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Athletic Director, Mr. Treesh. 317-532-6808 or

Entrance Fee Schedule

Marion County Athletic Event Entrance Prices (new for 2018-19 and standard throughout Marion County):



Family...................varies for each school

As always, small bills appreciated.

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Warren Event Bag Policy: click link below

Follow the Bus

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How important is attendance for student success?

The single most important factor for student achievement and graduation vs dropout rate is student attendance (Reid, 2006). The state of Indiana with the new ESSA Plan has defined a student with "model attendance" as missing no more than 7 days of school. Anything over 7 days is defined by the state as "chronic abseentism." We have challenged our students to do even better than that and set a goal of missing no more than 5 days of school this year.

We do understand that there are situations that arise where an absence can't be prevented. Please help communicate those reasons to the school by calling the main line at 532-6800 between 6:00-7:00 a.m. to report the absence.

Excused Absences Include:

1. Personal illness or injury (please drop off physician's notes to front desk)

2. Death in the immediate family

3. Attendance at a family funeral

4. Religious observances required by church officials

5. Serving as a page in the legislature

6. Court appearance/court detention

7. Working at polls

Thank you for your help in setting up your child for success by making sure they get to school each and every day.

21st Century Scholars

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The Indiana 21st Century Scholarship Program is an early commitment college promise program funded by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE), offering income-eligible Hoosier students up to four years of paid tuition at an eligible Indiana two-year and/or four-year higher education institution.

Students must be enrolled before June 30th of their 8th grade year.

Please enroll your student at:

If you have a question or need assistance completing the application please contact Mrs. Jones at (317) 532-6800 ext 6817 or email at

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P.E. Uniforms For Sale at the Bookstore

The bookstore will be open every morning before school and during P.E. classes next week for students who still need to purchase P.E. uniforms. The cost is $20 and includes a shirt, shorts, and CMS string bag.

Township Calendar

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Healthy Celebrations

While we love to celebrate, please remember there is a "no birthday treats" guideline. To access fun and helpful resources for healthy celebration ideas, please visit: #wellnesswarriors #WEaretheKey