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Welcome to Coronado Middle School Nov. 4-8, 2019

Live the 8 Keys of Excellence

November- Key of the Month: OWNERSHIP

Take responsibility for your actions

Be responsible for your thoughts, feelings, words, and actions. Own the choices you make and the results that follow.

This week's mindset quote: “YOU always have the power to choose how you treat

others; choose wisely.”

CMS Happenings

This Week:

Nov 3 Daylight Savings – Fall Back an hour

Nov 4 - Nov 8 CMS Book Fair - see details below


Coronado SAFE Coffee Talk-see details below

Grading Period 1 Choices Begins

Homework Club 3:15- 4:15 pm

Boy Scouts Troop 801 5:30-8:30 PM Granzer Hall

Nov 5-7 Parent Teacher Conferences

Nov 5 STUDENT DAY ENDS AT 12:00 pm

Parent Teacher Conferences 12:45-3:05 pm

NO Homework Club Today

Band/Choir Boosters Meeting 5 pm Granzer Hall

Nov 6 Parent Teacher Conferences 2:15 -3:20 pm

NO Fantasy Book Club Today

Cotillion Granzer Hall 7:30-8:30 pm

Nov 7 STUDENT DAY ENDS AT 12:00 pm

Parent Teacher Conferences 12:45-3:05 pm

NO Homework Club Today

Nov 8 Veteran’s Day Celebration 7:30 -10:00 am

6th Gr. CAMP Medical authorization form signed by a doctor DUE TODAY

Nov 11 No School Veteran’s Day

Parent Teacher Student Conferences are Tuesday thru Thursday :

Conferences should be scheduled for students who are receiving lower than a C and struggling academically. Important: Students are asked to attend the conference.

How to sign up: You can sign up online only. Please do not contact the front office. They do not have access to teacher schedules. Note: Same day scheduling is not available. You will not be able to sign up for a conference that will occur within a 12 hour window. Sign up here

Please be sure to check in at the front office.

Reminder: Tuesday and Thursday are modified student days: Dismissal is 12:00 pm.

CMS Book Fair: November 1-8 Families are welcome to explore books and get a jump on your holiday shopping while supporting our school and library!

Nov. 4 and Nov. 8: 1:45 pm to 3:30 pm

Nov. 5 and Nov. 7: 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm (early dismissal days)

Nov. 6 and 3:05 pm to 3:30 pm

Thank you: to all of the parents and our fabulous PTO for the classroom items and treats on Halloween! We appreciate all that you do!

School Closed in Observance of Veterans Day Monday, November 11: 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.

6th Grade Camp - December 2-6, 2019

DUE Nov. 8th: Medical authorization form signed by a doctor

DUE no later than Nov. 15th: All medications to CMS Nurse

  • Any student who requires medications, nutritional supplements, including vitamins, that are not included on the pink health form, MUST complete and turn in the medical authorization form signed by a doctor by Friday, November 8, 2019. 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 November 15, 2019. Students may not pack any medications in their luggage. Link to Camp Medical Authorization Form
  • If your child will not be attending camp, please email
  • For all information on 6th Grade Camp visit

SAFE Coffee Talk-Alternative Treatment to Mental Health

Monday, Nov. 4th, 8:30-9:30am

CUSD Board Room 201 6th Street

Come hear from our expert Guest Speaker: Dr. Heather St. Jean-Garcia, PsyD, LMFT

Register HERE for Coffee Talk

  • Transform your family through an interactive presentation on:
  • Understanding self care and its impact on your kids
  • Going beyond therapy and medication
  • Utilizing the whole-body approach to treatment
  • Challenging negative thought cycles
  • Bringing your best self to the challenges of parenting

ISF Winter Sports

Winter sports registration is open until November 8th!

Please direct all questions and inquiries about sports to Mereditih Hinz, Athletic Director, at

To register:

1. Log on or create an account at

2. Select Coronado Middle School in the drop down menu (selecting Coronado CIF will register you for High School and can not be transferred over)

3. Turn in all paperwork, TOGETHER, to the CMS front office. Please do not submit documents individually, they will not be accepted for registration.

Paperwork includes:

  1. signed online confirmation page
  2. sports physical, if not already submitted for the 2019/20 school year,
  3. payment online or by check(made out to ISF) or cash.

Practice and Game days have not been scheduled as of yet. Updates will be posted as soon as those days and coaching is solidified.

Please join the Facebook group Coronado Middle School Sports for the most up to date information!

Meredith Hinz, ISF Athletic Director

Messages from ASB

Level Up! Dance: ASB is looking for chaperones for the first dance of the year: The dance is on November 15th from 5:00- 7:00 p.m. Please email if you’re interested!

Spirit Week is coming! Let’s Celebrate

Nov. 12 : Tacky Tourist Tuesday

Nov. 13: Pajama Day

Nov. 14: VSCO Day (Represent a cause you love! Save the turtles!)

Nov. 15: Neon Day

Mark your calendar for upcoming dates:

November: Key of the Month: Ownership

Nov 14 PTO Meeting CMS Library 9:00 am

CUSD Board Meeting 4pm @ DO

Nov 15 CMS Dance 5:30-7:00

Nov 16 Saturday School 8-12

Nov 18 Junior Optimist Meeting 3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Room 201

Nov 20 Military Spouses Meeting @ Village 8:30-9:30 Building Resiliency in Children

Fantasy Book Club CMS Library 1:45-2:45 pm

Nov 21 Cotillion Granzer 7:30-8:30

Nov 22 PTO sponsored Soup & Salad Luncheon for CMS Staff

Kona Ice 2:00-4:00

Nov 25-29 Thanksgiving Recess - No School