Coleman Connection

Coleman Middle School Newsletter, 1/25

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Coleman Middle School will become a student-focused community which promotes life-long learning and real-world problem solving through the integration of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math in a global learning community.

The mission of Coleman Middle School is to provide students with rigorous and innovative learning opportunities using Project / Problem Based Learning (PBL) which promote collaboration, critical thinking, community, and creativity.

Principal's Weekly Video Message

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Post a flipgrid about Ungifted!

Have your student leave a 2 Minute book Review on our Coleman Media Center FlipGrid. Follow the link below, the password is Coleman18 (upper-case C).

Any questions, please see Mrs. Schmidt in the Coleman Media Center.

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Parents...we need your support with our CMS Think Campaign!

In January, we kicked off our "Think" campaign to encourage students to THINK before they say or do something! Please support us by using these questions at home with your student!
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We need parent input on our annual school climate survey! Please take a moment to complete this important survey!

Please go to: to complete the parent school climate survey. The survey contains 24 questions - your input is much appreciated!

There’s still time to join us for the CMS Washington D.C. trip!! (June 3 – June 6)

Join your friends who are registered for this trip where you’ll visit one of the most important cities in the United States. You will see history come alive, go white water rafting, and have fun with friends while experiencing the Vietnam Memorial, MLK Memorial, Holocaust Museum, Smithsonian, Battlefields and more! See Ms. Jones or Dr. DeMent for more information. If you’re ready to register go to, click “Find My Trip/Register” and search “Coleman Middle School”.

Thanks to our sponsors! Please support our business partners!

A video message for our Business Partner, Amy Fuchs/Keller Williams

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Business Partnerships/Friends of Coleman

One of our goals this year is to raise enough money to purchase an electronic marquee for our school sign on Main Street. Please consider donating $100 and becoming "Friends of Coleman".

Do you know of a business that might be interested in becoming a business partner? Business Partnerships begin at $100 as well.

Please contact me at if you are interested. We appreciate your support and generosity!

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Who to contact & When

Your student's teacher is always the most appropriate first contact. You may contact them by e-mail. All teachers use LotusNotes (NOT Google) for parent e-mail. E-mails are

Kim Booth is our 6th grade assistant principal; her e-mail is Jennifer Dunn is our 7th and 8th grade assistant principal; her e-mail is

Ms. Booth is also the assistant principal in charge of gifted and special education. Mrs. Dunn is the assistant principal in charge of English Language Learners.

Save the Date - Important Dates for Your Calendar

January 28 - 1st semester award ceremony, 6 pm, CMS Gym (by invitation only)

February 8 - Coleman Middle School Digital Learning Day #3

February 12 - PTA Parent Seminar, 6 pm, Coleman cafeteria

February 14 - 4.5 week progress reports issued

February 15 - Snow make up day #1

February 18 - Teacher workday/Student holiday

February 20 and 21 - Early release (students released at 1:15 pm)


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Coleman Middle School

Gwinnett's flagship STEAM school &

GA Department of Education STEAM-certified school