Colt Corner

Celebrating 40 Years of Excellence

August 8, 2016

Dear Colt Community,


Thank you for taking the time to read the first edition of the Colt Corner for the 2016-2017 school year. Let me begin by saying how excited I am to join the Colleyville Middle School family! Our office staff has been working hard preparing to make this school year one of the best ever at CMS.


We will be celebrating the 40 year anniversary of CMS and hope that you can follow the celebration all year long with us on Twitter @cmscolts ! The Colt Corner will be one of the many forms of communication used to keep you informed with Colleyville Middle School, which will supplement our school website. When you scroll down through the Colt Corner you will find upcoming events and a lot of information to keep you informed throughout the year.


We look forward to an exciting school year, and also seeing you around campus soon!


David Arencibia, Ed.D.

CMS Principal


Facebook: Colleyville Middle School

Twitter: @CmsColts #CmsColts

Enrollment Completion Process & Schedule Pick Up

This school year there is a two step registration process.

1. Online registration for returning students.

2. Enrollment completion night and schedule pick up


If you have not done the initial registration online, please do so before the enrollment completion day. You can follow the following link to complete that process if you have not done so already. http://www.gcisd-k12.org/Page/22


Enrollment completion process

Dates:

7th Grade - Thursday, August 18 - 3:00 - 5:00

8th Grade - Thursday, August 18 - 5:00 - 7:00

6th Grade - Friday, August 19 - 2:30, pick up schedules

- Colt Camp - 3:00 - 5:00 (for student)

- Enrollment Completion - 5:00 (with parents)


Enrollment completion includes:

PTA school supplies

1:1 Device agreements/fee collection

Art fee collection

Band fee collection

Choir fee collection

Athletics Booster (TBD)

PE/Athletics

Yearbook Sales

How to volunteer at CMS

Linked below (Google Doc) you will find the 2016-2017 GCISD Volunteer Handbook.


In order to volunteer in GCISD a volunteer must:


1. Read the Volunteer Handbook, watch the appropriate video included in the handbook and electronically sign the volunteer verification form.


2. Complete the volunteer background check. A link is included in the handbook.


https://docs.google.com/document/d/1lEEkd9c-nDWp3_lioPMCw9bNxFrq-NXIxQ9jssTmY6Q/edit?usp=sharing

Upcoming Events

Monday, August 15

Summer band rehearsal, 5:00 - 6:30 pm in the CMS Band Hall


Wednesday, August 17

Athletics parent meeting, 4:00 pm in the CMS Cafeteria

Summer band rehearsal, 5:00 - 6:30 pm in the CMS Band Hall


Thursday, August 18

7th grade, 3:00 - 5:00 pm pick up schedules, purchase PTA school supplies, and extra curricular fees.

8th grade, 5:00 - 7:00 pm pick up schedules, purchase PTA school supplies, and extra curricular fees.


Friday, August 19

Colt Camp for 6th graders; 2:30 pm schedules passed out, 3:00 - 5:00 pm Colt Camp, 5:00 - 6:00 pm purchase PTA school supplies, and extra curricular fees.


Monday, August 22

First Day of School!


Tuesday, August 23

CMS 6th grade band parent meeting, 6:00 - 7:00 pm in the CMS Band Hall

CMS 7th/8th grade band parent meeting, 7:30 - 8:30 pm in the CMS Band Hall


Wednesday, August 24

Fall Pictures


Thursday, August 25

CMS Choir Fundraiser


Friday, August 26

PTA - Principal Meet & Greet, 8:30 am - 9:30 am, CMS Library (Learning Commons)


Saturday, August 27

GCISD Middle School Band Night, at NRH2O from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Tuesday, August 30

CMS Parent/Student Curriculum Night (Mini School), Time TBD

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