The Weekly Buzz

A Weekly Newsletter from Corner Middle School

VOLUME 4, NUMBER 24: November 6, 2022

School Closed on Friday, November 11, 2022, in Recognition of Veteran's Day

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Bagley Elementary School Fall Festival on Thursday, November 10th

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November 2022 Lunch Menu

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CMS Athletics Updates

CMS Football Celebrates Undefeated Season at Banquet This Week

Coaches and sponsors will be honoring the Corner Middle School Football Team and Cheerleaders on Tuesday evening at their end-of-year banquet as the squad capped off an undefeated 2022 season. The team, led by head coach, Zachary Weldon, and assistant coaches, Zac Willis, Nic Wilson, and Jarrett Partridge, finished their season with an 8-0 record following a second season victory over the Oak Grove Tigers. The banquet will start at 6:30 PM at High Point Community Church. Congratulations to everyone on a great season!
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CMS Cheerleaders Compete at District Cheer Championships

The Corner Middle School Cheerleaders took to district competition on Saturday morning at Clay-Chalkville High School finishing third in their division just behind Bragg and Oak Grove. The squad is coached by Lauren Wakefield and Jennifer Rouse. We are proud of the girls and their hard work this season!
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CMS Calendar for the Week of November 7, 2022 - November 13, 2022

Monday, November 7, 2022

  • CMS Robotics Practice (7th/8th Grade) 3:00
  • CMS Debate Practice 3:00
  • Hueytown at CMS Basketball 4:30 / 5:45 / 7:00

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

  • Election Day - Voting in CMS Gym Lobby
  • AMSTI Principal Training at UAB-AMSTI
  • MEDC at Corner Middle School
  • Jefcoed Board Committee Meeting 10:00
  • CMS Robotics Practice (5th/6th Grade) 3:00
  • CHS Bowling at Oak Mountain Lanes 3:30
  • CMS Football and Cheer Banquet 6:30

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

  • First Priority in Library 7:30
  • Bagley Elementary Walk-Through Visit 8:30
  • CMS / IT Gym Tech Walk 10:30
  • ACPS Counselor/Admin WebEx 12:00
  • PBIS Leadership Team Meeting 3:20 Library
  • Curriculum and Advisory Steering Committee WebEx Meeting 3:30
  • CHS Bowling at West Point / Cullman Lanes 4:00

Thursday, November 10, 2022

  • Mid-Term Progress Reports Go Home Today
  • CMS Veteran's Day Breakfast for Honored Guests 7:15
  • CMS Veteran's Day Program in Competition Gym 8:30
  • CMS PBIS Buzz Bucks Drawing and Mid-Quarter Attendance Celebration 2:30
  • First Priority Leadership Team Meeting 2:30
  • Middle School Duals at CHS Wrestling 4:00
  • CMS Basketball at Pleasant Grove 4:30 / 5:45 / 7:00
  • Bagley Elementary Fall Festival at CMS 5:00

Friday, November 11, 2022

  • Veteran's Day - Schools Closed

Saturday, November 12, 2022

  • Enjoy Your Day Doing Something for Yourself, with Family and Friends, at Home . . . or Do Nothing at All!

Sunday, November 13, 2022

  • Enjoy Your Day Worshiping, Relaxing, and/or Having Fun with Family and Friends!

Looking Ahead to Important School Dates

In order to assist you with your planning, please make note of the following dates. Remember, however, dates for all events/activities are subject to change due to inclement weathers, health restrictions, or other events which may force cancellation or re-scheduling.

Monday, November 14, 2022 Principals’ Association Officers Meeting at COB 7:30

Monday, November 14, 2022 Irondale at CMS Basketball 4:30/5:45/7:00

Monday, November 14, 2022 Corner Theatre Academy Booster Meeting 6:00

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 ACIP School Walk-Through #1

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 7th and 8th Grade PBIS Meeting

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 CMS Connects

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 Alabama Counseling Association Conference – Mobile, AL

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 Principals’ Meeting with Dr. Gonsoulin at COB 8:30

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 PLA (Walk-Through #1 Debriefing)

Thursday, November 17, 2022 Alabama Counseling Association Conference – Mobile, AL

Thursday, November 17, 2022 ELA NIC Meeting

Thursday, November 17, 2022 Jefcoed Board Meeting – 10:00

Thursday, November 17, 2022 CMS Basketball at Rudd 4:30/5:45/7:00

Friday, November 18, 2022 Alabama Counseling Association Conference – Mobile, AL

Friday, November 18, 2022 Math NIC Meeting

Friday, November 18, 2022 PBIS Movie Reward during 7th Period and Advisory

Saturday, November 19, 2022 Western Kentucky at Auburn

Saturday, November 19, 2022 Austin Peay at Alabama

Saturday, November 19, 2022 UAB at LSU

Saturday, November 19, 2022 Mercer at Samford

Saturday, November 19, 2022 Jacksonville State at Central Arkansas

Saturday, November 19, 2022 Louisiana-Monroe at Troy

Saturday, November 19, 2022 UNA at Memphis

Monday, November 21, 2022 Fall Break – 12-Month Employee Work Day

Tuesday, November 22, 2022 Fall Break – 12-Month Employee Work Day

Wednesday, November 23, 2022 Fall Break

Thursday, November 24, 2022 Fall Break – Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25, 2022 Fall Break

Friday, November 25, 2022 Black Friday

Saturday, November 26, 2022 Auburn at Alabama

Saturday, November 26, 2022 UAB at Louisiana Tech

Saturday, November 26, 2022 Troy at Arkansas State

Monday, November 28, 2022 iReady MOY Diagnostic Window Opens

Monday, November 28, 2022 McAdory at CMS Basketball 4:30/5:45/7:00

Monday, November 28, 2022 Cyber Monday

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 7th and 8th Grade Data Meeting

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 Nominate November Students of the Month

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 PBIS Drawing #4

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 CILT Meeting / Athletic Department Meeting

Corner Middle School

Our Mission

Corner Middle School is committed to empowering our students as they build a foundation for college, career, and community success in a nurturing environment.

Our Vision

Our vision at Corner Middle School is to ensure our students are academically, emotionally, and socially prepared for challenges they may encounter in the next phases of their lives.

Our Beliefs

Corner Middle School believes we will accomplish our Mission and Vision in serving our community of learners by:

- Loving, encouraging, and inspiring our students and each other in our daily interactions.

- Utilizing highly-effective instruction and a challenging curriculum.

- Meeting the needs of diverse learners in order to prepare them for college and entry into a career pathway.

- Partnering with the community.

- Cultivating student leaders.

- Integrating technology into all areas of learning.