CMS Weekly eNews

Saturday, October 16, 2021 (Week #8)

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From The Principal's Desk…

Another week has passed and we are continuing to make progress. Please see the updated information below which will contain important items for the week ahead. We will continue to look for ways to grow, support and build our learning community. Never hesitate to reach out to any of us.

Wishing everyone a great weekend.

Yours in education,

Dean W. Packard - Principal

Mr. Rogalski - Assistant Principal

Phone: 5082481423 Ext. 1102



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Weekly Calendar:

Monday, Oct. 18th:

- XCC Away Grafton 3:30 pm

Tuesday, Oct. 19th:

- Home Soccer Game x Mountville Middle 3:45 p.m. (B) x 4:45 p.m. (G)

- Ski Club Meeting 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium

Wednesday, Oct. 20th:

- Business as usual

Thursday, Oct. 21st:

- Picture Retakes

- XCC at Shepherd Hill x DMS & Knox Trail 3:30 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 22nd:

- Business as usual

Test & Stay Consent Link

Please use the link below to consent for us to use our Test & Stay procedure. Consent must be completed before we can test any student.

Test & Stay Link

Homework Club

Starting this week students can stay after school to work on their homework from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Mr. Packard & Mr. Rogalski will monitor the cafeteria for this opportunity. Please sign up ahead of time through the link below:

Homework Club 2021-2022

School Store Items

Thinking about purchasing some of our school store items for holiday gifts or just for now, please click the link below to place your order. We will keep this order up until October 17th so items will be in long before the holidays. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. D'Arcangelo at

Order Form

Ski Club Information

We are excited to begin our planning for this year's Ski Club season. For your planning purposes, Wednesday night will be our night. The season will start in early January. We will hold an informational meeting on Tuesday, October 19th at 6:00 p.m. for parents and caregivers. If you are interested in your child participating in this club, please complete the Form below. For immediate questions, please email Tony Dean at

Ski Club Sign Up Form 2021-2022

Haunting On The Hill - Friday, October 29, 2021

Join Shepherd Hill's NHS as they put together another Haunting On The Hill event. This is always a great night for kids and families. The event will start at 6 p.m. in the Shepherd Hill parking lot. Be sure to wear your best Halloween costume. Tickets are $2.00 per car. Donations collected at the event will go toward NHS's Thanksgiving Food Drive.

Parent Conferences - October 28th

For you planning purposes, Parent Conferences will be held on Thursday, October 28 from 1-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. These conferences will be held virtually. More information will be coming out next week, specifically outlining the process. As many of you know we can't accommodate every parent on this specific night. Therefore, please consider reaching out directly to your child's teachers if you want to have a conference; this can be accommodated through the teachers during team time as well.

Picture Retakes - Thursday, October 21st

Pricture retakes will be held on Thursday, October 21st. Please reach out to Mrs. Kasierski with any questions at

Dudley Charlton Educational Foundation Fundraiser

Click here to access DCESF's fundraser information.

Parent / Caregiver Resource Page

Click here to access resource links from our district, school and state.

Wishing Everyone An Amazing Weekend & Week...