Red Devil Happenings

January 2016

Happy New Year

CGMS hopes everyone had a great holiday break and is excited to welcome back to its staff an students. As the weather has turned cooler, please review the dress code (http://cgms.rss.k12.nc.us/uniform-policy) especially the requirements for coats/jackets.


Baggy or oversized coats/jackets will not be permitted. Coats that are worn to school will not be worn in class or in the building. Only CGMS jackets are permitted.

Dodge Ball Tournament - Friday January 15

On Friday, January 15, there will be a fundraiser dodge ball tournament in the afternoon following lunch. Students may form teams of up to 7 students. The cost for each member of a team is $5. For students who wish to watch the tournament, admission is $2. Concessions will be sold. For more information, see Mrs. Faggart.

Students Holidays - Jen 18-20

There will be no school for students on Monday, January 18 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr holiday. Students will also not have school on Tuesday, January 19 or Wednesday, January 20 due to teacher workdays. Students will return to school on Thursday, January 21 to begin the 3rd Quarter.

Robotic Club - January 22

We here at CGMS are excited to start a robotics club. Our first meeting will be afterschool on Thursday, Jan 21st until 5:00 PM. Any student interested in being part of the robotics team may sign up outside Ms. Simmerson's room. If you have questions about this club, please contact Mr. Whitson.

Art Club & Green Team / Box Tops

The Art Club and the Green Team are again collecting Box Tops for Education. Your box top donations in the fall raised over $300 for art projects and the Topsail Island Sea Turtle rescue. Boxtops may be dropped off with Ms. Christman or Ms. Perone. For more information on this program, please visitwww.boxtops4education.com, and thank you for your support.

Battle of the South: Faculty Basketball Vs Corriher-Lipe

Mark you calendars now: on Friday, January 22, there will be a staff vs. staff basketball game between CGMS and the folks at Corriher-Lipe MS. The game, which is a fund-raiser for both schools, will be at 4:00 PM at Corriher-Lipe. We hope you can join us as CGMS will continue its domination over rival Corriher-Lipe. The cost is $3.00 for admission and concessions will be available. There will also be a half court shot contest at half time which students can pay to participate. Pictured below is the winning team's trophy that will be brought back to CGMS.
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