Parent eNews: CMS Weekly

Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 (Week #9)

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Parents & Guardians:

The PTO will be hosting its annual Fall Family Fun Night at CMS. This night is always a huge hit with children of all ages. Please have your kids dress up and come for an amazing night of fun, food and thrills – you won’t be disappointed. Hope to see you there…

Wishing everyone a wonderful weekend.

Dean W. Packard


508-248-1423 Ext. 1102

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Looking Ahead

Monday, October 22nd

- Picture Retake

- B&G Soccer (Away) Tantasqua 3:30 p.m. (Girls first)

- Field Hockey Scrimmage (Away) Tantasqua 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 23rd

- B&G Soccer (Away) Central Tree (make up) 3:30 p.m. (Girls first)

- Cross Country (Away) Dudley 3:30 p.m.

- Shepherd Hill Parent Night 6:30 p.m. (auditorium)

Wednesday, October 24th

- Grade 7 Field Trip (Boston Museum of Science)

- B&G Soccer (at SH) 6:00 p.m. (Girls)

Thursday, October 25th

- Community Reading Day 9:00-11:00 a.m.

Friday, October 26th

- School Banking 7:30 a.m.

- Hat Day (Donations to CHIP-IN)

- STUCO Halloween Dance

Parent Teacher Organization’s Fall Family Funfest – Friday October 19th 5:00 pm – 8:30 p.m.

Please join us for a night of fun on Friday, October 19th as our PTO presents its annual Fall Family Funfest. Come enjoy the cakewalk, costumes, food, shows and much more. It’s a great time for everyone. Click the link below for more details:

Fall Family Funfest

Ski Club Information (New)

There will be a meeting for those interested in participating in the CMS Ski Club for 2019 on October 30th from 5-6 PM. The meeting will be in the CMS Auditorium. For those who can’t attend there will be sign ups and information available in the main office starting on October 31st. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Olson at

The Ski Club will begin on Wednesday January 2, 2019 and run for 6 consecutive Wednesdays.

Picture Retakes

Picture retakes will be on Monday, October 22nd. If you were absent, lost your ID or just want your picture retaken, please take advantage of this opportunity.

Picture Day ID: OB018003Q1

Shepherd Hill Regional High School Informational Night at Dudley Middle School – (Updated)

Please join us on Tuesday, October 23rd at 6:30 p.m. at Charlton Middle School for a night to celebrate all of the great things happening at Shepherd Hill. Presenters will be on hand to highlight programs and opportunities for your children. Please come and ask questions and hear of all the great things happening at your high school.

CMS Pink Out – Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness

NJHS and the Be Better Club are sponsoring a Pink Out to take place on October 30th. We are encouraging everyone to wear pink on that day in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness. To assist with this, we are selling CMS Strong Tee Shirts, please see the link below if you want to order to support the cause, please see the link below. If you have any questions, please contact Assistant Principal, Olson at

Community Connections Project – Annual Food Drive Campaign

It’s that time of year again when we take on the initiative of helping out others. Our annual Donation & Food Drive will take place from Monday, October 1st – Friday, October 26th

This year we are attempting to raise enough money to feed families in need or collect enough non-perishable food items to do the same. The goal is to fill my office with as many food items as possible and collect enough money to purchase food through a special program for families. I will work with my Leadership Team to meet these goals. If you want to donate money, please make checks payable to: CHIP-In. We will have a donation tub in our main office and in the cafeteria for additional donations. I will keep everyone updated as we move toward this goal. If you have any questions, please e-mail Principal Packard at

Donor’s List – Goal $2500.00 (Please Consider Helping Out):

Hat Day Proceeds - $375.00

Ahmad / Ali Bhatti Family - $300.00

DeJesus Family - $200.00

Makie Family - $200.00

Summit Engineering & Survey, Inc. - $100.00

Tauper Land Survey, Inc. - $100.00

Packard Family - $100.00

Mansur Family - $20.00

Jordan & Dan Russell - $10.00

Running Total - $1305.00 (and climbing – THANK YOU!)

Music Parents Association Information

MPA is once again conducting their annual Fall fundraiser. Parents can purchase the following items: pies, cookie dough and pastry braids. All orders are due by Friday, October 19th and will be delivered to the school for pick-up on Tuesday, November 13th If you have any questions, please e-mail Noreen at

CMS Yearbooks

Interested in getting a yearbook? If so, please click on the link below to secure your order. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Kasierski at

Order your Yearbook today:

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