Colt Notes!

"where it's cool to be a colt!"

Creekwood Middle School

Campus Principal

Walt Winicki

6th Grade

Stacey Blackshear - 6th Grade Assistant Principal

Becky Bell - 6th Grade Counselor

7th Grade

Ken Webster - 7th Grade Assistant Principal

Cathy Gantt - 7th Grade Counselor

8th Grade

Sharon Robare - 8th Grade Assistant Principal

Nicole Camp - 8th Grade Counselor

Creekwood Bell Schedules

Tutoring Schedules!

2022-2023 Athletics Schedules

Schedules for cross country, football, and volleyball are available on the CMS Athletics website.

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Matejka (Girls Athletics Coordinator) or Coach Podhorsky (Boys Athletics Coordinator).

Late Arrival Thursday

Thursday, November 3rd is a late arrival Thursday. First bell rings at 10:05am.

Doors will be unlocked and locked at certain times; please enter through our commons area (Sandy Forks entrance/Bus entrance):

  • Doors will be unlocked at 7:45 a.m. and locked at 8:30 a.m. (just like on a regular day)
  • Doors will again be unlocked again at 9:30 a.m. and locked at 10:10 a.m.

For students who are scheduled to take a test or attend D-Hall on a late arrival Thursday morning:

  • Testing and D-Hall begin at 8:30am; you will need to arrive on campus no later than 8:25am and wait in the commons until the teacher escorts you to the testing or D-Hall room.
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Counselor Newsletter

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Friendly Reminder From The Clinic About Carrying Inhalers

With the changing of the seasons comes asthma flare ups and in general respiratory illnesses. If you have seasonal asthma and have parent authorization on file in the clinic to self-carry your inhaler, please keep it with you even if you don't normally need it. When you need it and don't have it with you, it can become an emergency quickly.

All students that carry inhalers must have permission by their parent and pediatrician on file. If you don't know if you do, please feel free to check in with the clinic. I am happy to help!

Have a great Friday!!


  • For the 2022-23 school year, the dates for Humble district TSIA2 Saturday administrations are:

    • November 5, 2022 - Kingwood Park High School
    • December 3, 2022 - Humble High School & Summer Creek High School
    • January 28, 2023 - Sconzo Early College High School
    • February 18, 2023 - Humble High School
    • March 25, 2023 - Summer Creek High School
    • April 15, 2023 - Atascocita High School

    Students from the hosting campus will be allowed to register approximately two weeks prior to the administration, and students from the rest of the district will be allowed to register for any remaining spots about one week prior to the administration. To sign up use the Humble ISD TSIA2 Registration Form. The same form/link will be utilized for each administration. Once all available spots are filled, the form will be made inactive until registration begins for the following administration date.

    Students take TSIA2 tests on a computer and results are provided immediately upon completion of the exam. For more information, you can visit the College Board website.

Golf Tournament Fundraiser - Kingwood Fillies

Win a chance to have Mr. Winicki as your caddy for the day! Kingwood Fillies are hosting their annual Golf Tournament fundraiser on November 14th. You can bid on a chance for Mr. Winicki to ride along with you during the tournament and "caddy" for you. Also up for bid are caddies Dr. Nasra and Ms. Andi Lewis. Sign up here for the tournament.

The day will feature: 4 Man Scramble, 10 AM Shotgun start, Mulligans & Tiger Drive, 3 Chances to win a new car with a Hole-in-one, Longest Drive Contest, On-course food, Chance to win prizes, Reception following golf, and a Raffle & Auction!

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In Reference to the flier above: Pick up is at Texas Roadhouse Nov 21-23

CMS FCA Merchandise

Spiritwear for CMS Fellowship of Christian Athletes is available for purchase online through November 18. Items will be delivered to the school about 3-4 weeks after the order is placed. Questions? Please contact FCA Sponsor Mr. Wilson.
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Wish Your Colt a Happy Birthday!

Birthday wishes will now be posted on the Creekwood Marquee from Monday to Sunday of the birthday week. Each week is $35.00 and can be purchased through the CMS PTA website. Please check out the Birthday Week Marquee Signup Genius for weeks available and more details. Be sure to follow up on the PTA website for payment within 24 hours of signing up.

Safety Reminder

  • Students may not walk into/through the staff parking lot. Please drop off and pick up in the designated car rider lines.
  • Please be vigilant and off phones in pick up lines during arrival and dismissal.
  • Please always check in at our front office, located on the West Lake Houston Parkway side.
  • No 3rd party food vendor deliveries allowed.
  • Please remind your child that although they want to be helpful, they should never open the exterior doors to anyone, and that includes someone wearing a Humble ISD badge or teacher.
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Some Campus Information

Student IDs

All student's received their student ID badge through history classes this week. Additional ID badges can be purchased on the school store. Students are required to wear their ID badge. Consequences for ID badge infractions can be found on the Creekwood website under Policies & Procedures. Please allow at least 24 hours for the badge to be printed and given to their student.

CMS Philosophy on Cell Phones

Many middle school students do not have the self-control to restrain form cell phone notifications, gaming and social media. Further, research & our experience is that cell phones are connected to drama/conflict and linked to increased depression. Our focus is on LEARNING! Any distractions to learning should be minimized. Students are expected to keep their cell phones TURNED OFF, SECURED and HIDDEN in a backpack or purse UNLESS supervised by an adult for a learning activity.

News from the CMS RELA Department

We are trying to track down lost novels. If you checked out any novels from the campus inventory and forgot to turn them back in, please bring them to campus ASAP. Please give them to Mrs. Crump in the library. We need to make sure we have enough novels for the current school year.

Textbook Information

Students may access textbooks online (How to Access Online Textbooks). Textbooks may also be checked out by completing the CMS Textbook Request Form and submitting to Mrs. Crump in the Library.

Dress Code

CMS follows the Humble ISD dress code policy, which can be found on page 65 of the Humble ISD Parent/Student Handbook

Here are some dress code policies we would like to highlight:

  • No type of head covering, cap or hat is to be worn or brought to school except as otherwise permitted by district policy (i.e. religious purposes).
  • Any form of dress or grooming that attracts undue attention, disrupts school, is considered gang related, or detracts from the learning process is unacceptable.
  • No sleepwear is to be worn at school.
  • Dresses, skirts, fashion slits, and holes higher than mid-thigh are not permitted.
  • Spaghetti straps, tube tops, leotards and halter-tops are not to be worn as outer garments.
  • Excessively loose or tight garments are not acceptable; all clothing should be appropriately fit.
  • Shirts must be worn so as not to expose the bare chest. Male students may not wear shirts without sleeves, and tank tops or undershirts are not to be worn as outer garments. The midriff must not be exposed when a student goes through the normal activities of a school day (bending, stretching, reaching, etc.)
  • Revealing garments are not permitted.
  • Piercings: Students may wear earrings. No other piercings are allowed.

If the principal determines that a student’s grooming or clothing violates the school’s dress code, the student will be given an opportunity to correct the problem at school and return to the classroom. If the problem cannot be corrected at school, the principal will work with the student and parent to obtain an acceptable change of clothing for the student in a way that minimizes loss of instruction time, which may include in school suspension. Repeated offenses may result in more serious disciplinary action in accordance with the Student Code of Conduct. Please see the Humble ISD Handbook for the full dress code policy.

Spirit Shirts & Planners

CMS spirit shirts & planners can be purchased on the CMS online store under the CMS School Store tab.

How to Report Student Absences

Please report any student absences to our Attendance Office.

  • Absences can be reported by:
  • Information to include:
    • Student's first and last name, ID#, grade
    • Date(s) of absence
    • Detailed reason for absence
    • Parent name, phone number, email address

For more information on reporting student absences, please visit the CMS Attendance Office Webpage, or contact Mrs. Larimore in our attendance office at 281-641-4403.


  • If your child has an appointment during school hours, please send a note to the Attendance Office before 8:25 a.m. A check out pass will be issued allowing the student to check out at the appropriate time. If you find it necessary to check out your child due to an unscheduled appointment, please call, 281-641-4403, in advance allowing sufficient time (at least 30 minutes when possible) to send for your child. All notifications for early check out must be submitted to our attendance office before 3:40pm. No student is permitted to leave the building without the parent, legal guardian or other person listed on the student’s information card signing out the student. Please be prepared to present a picture ID upon request. If going to a health-care professional, the student must return with a dated and signed statement from the health care professional.

Parent Schoology Notifications

Did you know that you can subscribe to weekly/daily reports of your child’s Schoology activity? You can also receive an email when an item’s due date has passed without a submission from your child. For instructions, see page 5 of the Parent Schoology Guide or view the notifications video tutorial. If you have questions about Schoology or need assistance, please refer to the CMS Schoology website or contact CMS Schoology Specialist, Julie Weldon.


Parent Schoology Accounts

Do you have a parent Schoology account? If not, now is the time to create one! With a parent account you can view your child’s activity and grades, receive school updates, send messages to your child’s teachers and more! This is the BEST way to stay connected with CMS. Our school’s goal is to have 100% of our students with at least one parent signed up for an account. If you have not created your account or if you would like more information on how to use your account, please refer to the Parent Schoology Guide. It includes step-by-step instructions along with a video tutorial.

Student Schoology Accounts

All CMS students have a student Schoology account.To access Schoology, students will log into MyHumble (How to Access MyHumble). For information on how to use Schoology, please refer to the Schoology Student Overview video.

If you have any questions about Schoology or need further assistance, please refer to the CMS Schoology website or contact CMS Schoology Specialist, Julie Weldon.

Humble ISD Mobile App

Connect with Humble ISD using the FREE mobile app! Select the schools you want to follow, get the latest district and school news, receive push notifications about breaking news, closures, events, and more! Available on the App Store or Google Play.

Ways to Support CMS!

CMS Annual Fund

Please consider donating to our Creekwood Annual Fund to support our students and teachers. Thank you for your support!

Have a wonderful weekend!