CMS Principal Update: December 5-9, 2016

Posted by: Karin Mellina 3 years, 4 months ago

CMS Principal Update:  December 5-9, 2016

December 4, 2016

Dear Triton Families,

Principal Update for December 5-9, 2016

This week’s Growth Mindset quote:  “I'm not afraid of storms,

for I am learning how to sail my ship.”

  Louisa May Alcott

Dec 7                           Chess Club 1:20-2:00 Granzer

Dec 8                           Performing Arts:  Pantomime Show Granzer Hall 6-7 pm

Dec 10                          Saturday School                 


Saturday School December 10, 2016

Class:  History of Soccer & Study Hall

Teacher:  Mr. Maddox

Time: 8am-12pm                                            Location: CMS and Spreckles Park

Description: Students will learn about the history of soccer through a fun-filled lesson and will then walk to Spreckles Park to play a game of soccer! If time permits, students will work on incomplete school assignments and/or upcoming work. Please come prepared. Bring your assignments, water and a snack, and dress appropriately. Click here for the Saturday School document and return it to the office by Friday, December 9th.

Messages from PTO:

  • The holiday staff appreciation luncheon is Thursday, December 15th.  Please sign up to help out Holiday Luncheon Sign Up
  • Our next PTO meeting will be January 12, 2017 at 9:00am.
  • If you haven’t joined, we need your support.  PTO sponsors: field trips, 8th grade promotion, 6th grade Olympics, staff appreciation, student scholarships, and more.  Please click on the link and join today. JOIN CMS PTO

Message from ASB: We’re excited to announce that our CMS Online Store is open and Spirit Wear is on Sale!

Message from Girl Scout Troop 5548 Thank you to  all of the Coronado community for your huge support of our Halloween Costume Drive for the Monarch School! With the amazing support from the community, we collected 334 COSTUMES IN TOTAL - that's more than triple our original goal of 100!! We were able to donate 177 costumes to the Monarch School Halloween Store this year, and we collected another 157 costumes to donate for next Halloween! Again, thank you so much for your support.

Dropping off items: In order to limit classroom disruptions, please remember that only classwork/homework will be delivered to classrooms when brought to the office.  PE/Swim clothes will be delivered to the locker room, and ALL other items will be in the office for students to pick up

Girls Coronado Lacrosse Club: See the attachment to sign up today! 

Coronado SAFE 5th Annual Parenting Conference on January, 28th Conference Sign Up HERE  


Mark your calendars for upcoming dates:                                                                            

Dec 12-16: Spirit Week

     Monday, Dec. 12: Pajama Day! Comfort is a must!

     Tuesday, Dec. 13: White Wonderland Day! Wear all white!

     Wednesday, Dec. 14: Dress Up as Your Favorite Holiday Character day!

     Thursday, Dec. 15: Ugly Sweater Day! The uglier the better! 

      Friday, Dec. 16: Festive Friday! 


Dec 13              CMS Band/Choir Winter Concert Granzer Hall 6-7 pm

Dec 15              CUSD  Board Meeting 4pm

                         Cotillion, 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Dec 19-Jan 2     Winter Recess



Jan 3                School Resumes

Jan 5                Cotillion, 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Jan 10              Bike Rodeo/Skills Course Both Lunches

Jan 12              PTO Meeting 9-10 am

                        Grading period ends quarter 2; End Semester 1

Jan 13               District work day – No School for students

Jan 16               Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day -No School

Jan 16-20          No Name Calling Week

Jan 17               Grading period beings quarter 3                      

Jan 19              Student Late Day Start, 10am

                         Cotillion, 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Jan 21               Saturday School

Jan 23-27          Great Kindness Challenge

Jan 28              SAFE Parenting Conference


Kind regards,

Karin and Brooke

Karin Mellina, M.Ed., Principal   


Brooke Falar, Assistant Principal

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