CMS EAGLE EXPRESS

FEBRUARY 9, 2020 VOLUME 12 ISSUE 23

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UPCOMING EVENTS AND IMPORTANT DATES

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MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

FEBRUARY

13 - Spring Pictures

14 - PJ day to support USC Dance Marathon

17 - No school for students ~ Staff Development Day

18 - PTO Meeting ~ Main Conference Room ~ 7:15 am

19 - Interim for 3rd Nine Weeks

19 - SIC Meeting ~ Media Center ~ 7:15 am

20 - 2nd half of 7th grade field trip to Camp Leopold

20 - CMS International Night ~ 5:30-7:00 pm

24 - D5 School Board Meeting ~ District Office ~ 7:00 pm

26 - Interims go home

CONGRATULATIONS AND OTHER COOL STUFF

CMS MATHCOUNTS TEAM TAKES 2ND PLACE AT REGIONALS AND THEY ARE HEADED TO STATE!

Congratulations to our MathCounts team who won 2nd place at the Midlands Regional MathCounts Competition! Our MathCounts team will advance to compete in the MathCounts State Competition on March 7th. Congratulations to Andrew Xue, Andy Yang, and Leo Sun who placed in the top 16 individually in the competition. Leo Sun also placed 1st in the individual MathCounts Countdown Round and won 4th place individual in the overall competition!
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CMS GEOGRAPHY BEE

Congratulations to all of our CMS Geography Bee participants! Awesome job! Special congrats to runner up, Connor Smith and our school winner, Ryan Becker.
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CHAPIN MIDDLE VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

CMS CHORUS FUNDRAISER

Order an awesome tumbler with your favorite team's logo, a nice team throw and much more! You may also get cool CMS Chorus items!


Click HERE to support our CMS Chorus! Our school code is 58521140

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CLUBS AND OTHER CMS ACTIVITIES

CMS BETA CLUB SUPPLY DRIVE TO SUPPORT NORTH CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL

The CMS Beta Club is sponsoring a school and teacher supply drive for North Central High School In Kershaw, SC who was hit with a devastating tornado on Jan. 11. Please see your Grade Level Google Classroom or the flyer below for a list of items that are needed. Items can be dropped off on the collection table in front of B Hall before school. This drive will begin on Monday, Feb 3 and end Wednesday, Feb.12.
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OTHER CMS NEWS & NEED TO KNOW INFO

IMPORTANT ATTENDANCE INFORMATION

Attendance Notes


If your child is absent from school, please make sure to provide written documentation to our Attendance Clerk, Mrs. Kinsey, The excuse note(s) needs to include a doctor's note or a parent note with the reason your child was absent and the date(s) that he/she missed from school.


An excuse note can be provided in the following ways:


  • Email to Mrs. Kinsey at tkinsey@lexrich5.org
  • Email or fax directly from medical provider to 803-722-5521
  • Provide a handwritten note to the attendance office the day the student returns to school
  • Go to our CMS website and submit student excuse form

Please make sure that your student has notified his or her teacher if they are absent more than 2 days during the week so that they are aware of any missed assignments.



Also, please let Mrs. Kinsey know if your student has been medically diagnosed with the FLU so that we can track this information.

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COLLEGE READINESS & CAREER DEVELOPMENT

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Columbia College is pleased to announce that Math and Science Day for Middle School Girls will be Saturday, February 15! Be on the lookout for future emails with more event details or visit our website: columbiascmathandscienceday.weebly.com.

Math and Science Day is a day of collaboration, competition, creativity, and celebration of women in mathematics and the sciences. Middle school girls will participate in hands-on workshops and team competitions throughout the day. Previous workshops have discussed topics including blood, DNA, computer science, exponential equations, geometry and much more all in a fun and engaging way!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity! The cost for students and guardians is $13 each. Teachers that attend are free. Again, stay tuned for more information. We look forward to seeing you and your students next month!

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NEED TO KNOW FROM OUR PTO

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