CMS Weekly eNews

Friday, October 8, 2021 (Week #7)

Working On Ways To Help Strengthen Each Other From The Inside and Exterior...

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Principals' Weekly Message

From The Principal's Desk...

We had another great week of learning at CMS! Next week will be a short but fun week filled with opportunities to become #BetterTogether. Wishing everyone a fantastic, relaxing long weekend.

Additionally, we are excited to start our after school clubs next week as well. That's all for this week...

Wishing everyone a great weekend.

Yours in education,

Dean W. Packard - Principal

Mr. Rogalski - Assistant Principal

Phone: 5082481423 Ext. 1102



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Weekly Calendar:

Monday, Oct. 11th:

- No School Columbus Day

Tuesday, Oct. 12th:

- Home Soccer Game x Chocksett 3:30 (B) x 4:45 (G)

Wednesday, Oct. 13th:

- STUCO Pink Out Day - Breast Cancer Awareness (selling pink bracelets & staff raffle)

Thursday, Oct. 14th:

- XCC Away X Auburn Middle School 3:30 p.m.

- Home Soccer Game X Central Tree 3:45 p.m. (B) x 4:45 p.m. (G)

Friday, Oct. 15th:

- Business as usual

School Store Items

Thinking about purchasing some of our school store items for holiday gifts or just for now, please click the link below to place your order. We will keep this order up until October 17th so items will be in long before the holidays. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. D'Arcangelo at

Order Form

Ski Club Information

We are excited to begin our planning for this year's Ski Club season. For your planning purposes, Wednesday night will be our night. The season will start in early January. We will hold an informational meeting on Tuesday, October 19th at 6:00 p.m. for parents and caregivers. If you are interested in your child participating in this club, please complete the Form below. For immediate questions, please email Tony Dean at

Ski Club Sign Up Form 2021-2022

After School Clubs

Our first of three sessions for after school clubs will start this week after school. Students have been given a confirmation letter if they were able to secure a spot. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. McDonald at

We will also be hold winter and spring sessions as well.

Fall After School Clubs

Financial Literacy & $100,000 Stock Market Challenge - Wednesday, October 13th

If you are intrested in learning about money as a tool for extending your life experiences, please consider joining this after school experience. Mr. Packard, Mr. Daley and a few others will help you explore the world of finanace including cash, stocks, crypto and more. This experience will held on Wednesdays after school 2:30-3:30 p.m. and some virtual sessions as well (to be held through Google Meet). Click the sign up link below if interested - This is free and open to any student in any grade. We are still accepting students.

Mr. Packard's Financial Literacy Class

Haunting On The Hill - Friday, October 29, 2021

Join Shepherd Hill's NHS as they put together another Haunting On The Hill event. This is always a great night for kids and families. The event will start at 6 p.m. in the Shepherd Hill parking lot. Be sure to wear your best Halloween costume. Tickets are $2.00 per car. Donations collected at the event will go toward NHS's Thanksgiving Food Drive.

School Council

We are in the process of finalizing or council for the 2021-2022 school year. Our first meeting date will be Thursday, October 21, 2021. I will be reaching out to the selected parents by early next week. Please reach out to Mr. Packard at with questions.

School Council From 2021-2022

Asbestos Notification Message - Nothing At CMS

Please click on the link below to review our school's message pertaining to asbestos notification. CMS doesn't have any asbestos within our school.

Asbestos Notification Information

Dudley Charlton Educational Foundation Fundraiser

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Parent / Caregiver Resource Page

Click here to access resource links associated with our school, district and state.