Triton News

Coronado Middle School - November 13-16, 2018

8 Keys of Excellence - November Key: INTEGRITY

This week’s Mindset quote: "Live your life in such a way that if someone spoke badly about you, no one would believe it.”

CMS Happenings

School Closed in Observance of Veterans Day - Monday November 12th: On behalf of the entire CMS faculty and staff, we salute our brave military service men and women, past and present, who continue to support the freedom we value so dearly.

This Week:

Nov 13 Triton Time 7:58 am - 8:38 am

6th Grade Camp Medical Forms Due to School Nurse

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Garden Club 3:00-4:00

Nov 14 Understanding and Avoiding Harassment: Presentation in Science classes

PTO Christmas Wreath fundraiser order forms due to CMS office

Nov 15 Take A Vet to School Day celebration

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

CUSD Board Meeting 4-6 pm

Nov 16 PTO Meeting 9 am CMS Library

SAFE activities at lunch

November is Military Family Appreciation Month: There are a number of businesses offering military discounts as a show of appreciation. The link shows a number of businesses nationwide offering discounts (i.e., Knott's Berry Farm, Enterprise Car Rental.)


Buy your CMS Merch just in time for the Holidays! Our new CMS Merch store can be found 24/7 at

ASB will be hosting our Ho Ho Holiday Canned Food Drive for the San Diego Food bank on December 3rd – 7th! Each homeroom will be competing to see who can bring in the most canned food to win a breakfast party! Stay tuned for more updates!

CoSA Talk & Tour (Open House): Attention 8th grade parents and prospective students - next Thursday 11/15 at 4:00-5:30 p.m. in the CHS Performing Arts Center.

CoSA Information Link

Book Fair: November 30th-December 7th: Mark your calendars for our Scholastic Book Fair This year's theme is "Enchanted Forest of Books: Discover your Story."
We will need volunteers and supplies. Please contact our librarian, Megan Pettit at to volunteer and help out. Check the Library PowerSchool page for more information.

Grading Period 2: Please remember to periodically check your child’s grades on PowerSchool.

6th Grade Camp is December 10-14, 2018

November 26th: Payment due to CMS Office

November 14th: Students who require medications, nutritional supplements, including vitamins, that are not included on the health form, MUST complete and turn in the medical authorization form signed by a doctor by Nov. 14th.

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.

The medical authorization form can be found at this link:

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

PTO Meeting this Friday at 9:00 am in the CMS Library. We hope to see you there!

Don't forget to support the CMS PTO fundraiser and order your Christmas Wreath for this holiday season. Order forms are due to CMS by November 14th. Out of the area orders are purchased on-line at: ENTER CODE: CORONACA004. 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

Friday, November 16th at 11am: Thanksgiving is upon up, and we would like to show our gratitude to CMS teachers and staff with a crock pot soup-n-salad luncheon on

Thank you to everyone that signed up. All slots are filled! We appreciate your support!

Please bring food items into CMS before 11am. Please bring drinks before 9am on Friday (or earlier) to be iced down.

Thank you and Happy Thanksgiving!

CMS PTO Hospitality

Mark your calendar for upcoming dates:


Nov 26 6th Grade Camp Payment Due

Federal Survey Cards Pizza party at lunch

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

Nov 29 Principal for the Day-Roman Goodmanson

SAFE lunch activities Granzer Hall

Cotillion 7:30-8:30 pm Granzer Hall

Nov 30-Dec 7 CMS Book Fair


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 lunch activities Granzer Hall

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

8th Grade Yearbook Baby and 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!