Triton News

Coronado Middle School - February 11-14, 2019

8 Keys of Excellence - February Key: "Ownership"

This week's mindset quote: “It is our choices that show what we are,

far more than our abilities” JK Rowling

CMS Happenings

This Week:

Feb 11 Coronado SAFE presents The Life of Kids Online: What Parents Need to Know With Dr. Rienzi Haytasingh 6:30pm at CHS Theater

Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Feb 12 Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Garden Club Field Trip 3:00-4:00

Feb 13

Feb 14 Happy Valentine's Day

No Homework Club 3:00-4:15

Feb 15 Lincoln Day No School

Feb 18 President’s Day No School

MAP Testing begins on Monday: All students will take the MAP reading assessment. Scores will be documented in student MLP's.

Welcome Nick Shurar - CMS Security Assistant: Mr. Shurar joins us from Village Elementary where he was a PE aide for the past three years. He's looking forward to working with our students and staff to support safety on campus. We're excited to welcome Mr. Shurar to the Triton Team!

CMS 2019 Spelling Bee: Over 40 students competed last Thursday. Congratulations to 8th grader Evan Thoms, who this year's bee winner and 7th grader Jasmine Lo, our first place runner up.

CMS Surfer Yearbook : Yearbook sales END on FRIDAY. Click the link below!

Pasta for Pennies continues until February 14th: CMS has already raised $2700 with a goal to raise $4000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Cancer affects so many people in our lives and research is vital to provide brighter futures for all. You may also donate online at the following link:

Thinking about summer plans? The National Association of Women in Construction is hosting a FREE, week-long summer camp to educate girls on the fundamentals of construction trades.

When: June 17th – 21st, 2019; 8 am – 4 pm each day

To register and learn more: please go to

Coronado SAFE presents: The Life of Kids Online-What Parents Need to Know

Monday, Feb. 11th, 6:30pm

650 D Avenue

Coronado, CA

Join Dr. Rienzi Haytasingh

  • Learn about positive and negative implications of social media and teenagers
  • Parents will learn how to maximize the positives and minimize the negatives
  • Work towards minimizing harmful and dangerous consequences

Messages from PTO

CMS Parents,

Let’s show our love for the CMS Staff this Valentine’s Day. Sign up to donate supplies. Click on the link at and drop the supplies off in the office anytime between now and Thursday, February 14th.

Thank you,


Our next PTO meeting is Feb. 21 at 9:00 am in the CMS Library.

The Surfer Yearbook 2019

YEARBOOK: Be sure to order yours!

Mark your calendar for upcoming dates:

February Key of Excellence “Ownership”

Feb 20 CSF Behind the Scenes Tour at CMS 11:15 am-1:00 pm

ISF Ice Cream Social 1:30 - 2:00

APA/Choir @ SD Gulls Game singing National Anthem 5-9 pm

Feb 21 PTO Meeting CMS Library 9 am

Feb 23 CoSA Auditions (musical theater and drama) @ CHS

Feb 25 Triton Time

Feb 27 CHS Information Night for 8th gr. Parents and Students at CHS - 6:30pm - info on electives, ROTC, sports, and more. Presentation and Q&A

CMS Team/Club Photo Day for the yearbook

Feb 28 SAFE outreach lunch activities

March: “Failure Leads to Success”

Mar 1 CHS counselors presentations in 8th gr science classes.

Band Booster Spaghetti Dinner Granzer Hall 5-8

Mar 2 Saturday School

CoSA Auditions @ CHS

Mar 4-8 Shrek Tech Rehearsal Week @ CHS

Mar 4-8 9th Grade Registration appointments at CMS - info to come

Mar 7 Shrek assembly 7th period

Cotillion 7:30-8:30 pm Granzer Hall

Mar 8 Performing Arts presents Shrek 6 pm @ CHS Theater

Mar 9 Shrek 2 pm @ CHS Theater

Shrek 6 pm @ CHS Theater

Mar 10 Shrek 2 pm @ CHS Theater