Carolina Springs Middle School

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August Calendar Events


August 7 - REGISTRATION 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

August 8 - Husky Camp for rising 6th graders 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

August 21 - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!!

August 27 - Open House 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 27-31 - Scholastic Book Fair: Mon.-Th, 7:30 to 4:00, Fri. 7:30 to 1:30. Also during OPEN HOUSE on Aug. 17.

Sept. 3 - LABOR DAY HOLIDAY (No school)

BACK TO SCHOOL INFORMATION

Registration:


Registration for all students will take place on Tuesday, August 7th from 7:30 am - 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Soon, you will be receiving an email with an Online Registration Snapcode that will allow you to complete most of the registration process online. Here is a link to the online registration to use once you receive the code and here is a link to district back to school information. You can expedite your registration process by prepaying online by 6:00 am on Monday, August 6th.


Here are some reminders to help make your registration process efficient and easy:

(1) To provide proof of residency, bring the most current electric statement, water statement, or lease/rental agreement. The electric statement, water statement or lease/rental agreement must be listed in the parent’s/legal guardian’s name and home address within our attendance area.

(2) The parent/legal guardian should bring a valid South Carolina driver’s license or other state or federal photograph identification that shows the legal residence of the parent/legal guardian.

(3) If you have been pre-approved for free/reduced lunch, please bring the approval letter with you to registration. To apply use this link.

(4) A reminder that all 7th grade students must have a Tdap booster before picking up their schedule. In order to register your seventh-grader, you will need to bring a completed South Carolina Certificate of Immunization that shows that your child has received a Tdap booster. If you have questions, please give us a call. Check with your doctor or a local pharmacy for availability of the booster shot. More information about required immunizations is available here.


Bus Routes:


Information about bus routes will be available during registration. Transportation information is also available here.


Cafeteria Meals:


You can pay for cafeteria meals at any time. Please click here for 2018-2019 meal prices.

Online payments for meals can be made here.

Regular Office Hours have resumed!

The CSMS Main Office is now open 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

SAVE THE DATES!!!

Please mark these exciting upcoming events on your calendar! More information will be coming soon!


*AUGUST 7 - CSMS REGISTRATION from 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon and 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


*AUGUST 8 - HUSKY CAMP FOR 6TH GRADE STUDENTS 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


*AUGUST 21 - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!!


*AUGUST 27 - OPEN HOUSE 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Learning Commons/Library Information

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR will be on CSM campus on August 27 - 31, including during Open House on Monday, Aug. 27. Book Fair flyers will go home during the first few days of school, but you can shop ONLINE at http://www.scholastic.com/bf/carolinaspringsmiddleschool

from Aug. 22-Sept. 4. Thank you for your support!

Be on the lookout for information about "Read Your Way to the Big Game," a reading incentive program sponsored by SC Department of Education.

If your student lost a book last year, please have them search for it everywhere at home!! If they find it, return it to the main office. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Self in the Learning Commons at nself@lexington1.net.

Publix Partners Wants To Contribute To Our Huskies!

Publix Partners is turning groceries into education by helping CSMS earn money when you shop! Over the years, Publix Partners has contributed more than $30 million to over 4,500 schools in five states, and they want to make sure that CSMS will benefit from this amazing program! To join, simply go to PUBLIX.COM/PARTNERS, select your school, and then enter your phone number at checkout when you shop. Please consider participating in this super easy way to support your Huskies!

WKHS Athletics Camps Information

There are numerous options for summer athletics camps available to all of our Huskies! If you don't see the specific camp that you want to participate in here on our Smore page, please check out the WKHS Athletics Website at http://www.whiteknollathletics.com or contact Athletic Director and Head Football Coach, Dean Howell at dhowell@lexington1.net.

CSMS Football Summer Practice/Conditioning Schedule

Tennis Anyone?

All girls interested in playing tennis with the WKHS Girls' Team should stop by Mrs. Wood's class - Room 311 - for more information.

Summer Volleyball Practice

Do you dream of being a TV star?

The WOOF TV team is looking for new faces and fresh talent to add to our stellar crew!! If you are interested in getting involved in the 2018-2019 season, stop by the main office to pick up an application. All applications must be turned in by the last day of school.

Little Timberwolf Colorguard Camp

WKHS is excited to announce the first ever Little Timberwolf Colorguard camp! Check out all of the details on the attached flyer below. If you should have any questions contact Tom Padgett at vpadgett@lexington1.net
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Need a Lift?

Some days we all need a little boost of positivity to get us through the day! A great place to find some awesome ways to brighten your day is YouUplift messages. Just click on the link to be inspired! https://www.maxleaderboards.com/d/b65fcc053e3c

General School News for Parents

We need your help!

Please help us to reduce classroom disruptions this year by limiting the times when you dismiss your student early from school. We understand that there will be times when it cannot be avoided; and with that in mind, there are several ideal times for early dismissal if you should ever have to do so:

8:58 a.m.

9:58 a.m.

10:58 a.m.

11:58 a.m.

12:28 p.m.

1:28 p.m.

2:28 p.m.


We do not dismiss students after 3:15 p.m. THANK YOU so much for your cooperation!

AFTERNOON CAR LINE PROCEDURES

  • Always pull forward so that there is not a gap between your car and the car in front of you.
  • Your child will know to walk up with you while you are filling the gap.
  • If you are picking up your child from the parking lot, please know that you must park and cross the crosswalk to retrieve your child.

School begins at 8:00 a.m.

Please make every effort to have your student to school on time. If your student arrives after this time, please sign him/her in at the Main Office front desk. Thank you!
STUDENT HANDBOOK - Click Here

If you have any questions about Lexington One student policies or procedures, the Student Handbook has a wealth of information.

School Office Hours

School office hours are 7:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Students must be picked up from school by 4:30.

Are you signed up for REMIND texts from CSMS?

REMIND is a new communication tool that we are trying out this year. It allows us to send you text messages about the happenings around CSMS. Joining is easy! Just text @carolinasp to the number 81010. We also have grade level specific texts. Please text @6huskies for 6th grade information, @7huskies for 7th grade information, and @8huskies for 8th grade information.

If you have trouble with 81010, try texting to (803) 334-3452.

iPad Help Desk Hours - Room 503

Mornings (7:30 - 8:00)

Between Classes (Quick Issues)

Lunch (11:06-11:36, 12:04-12:34, 1:02-1:32)

After School (3:30 - 4:00)