CMS Principal Update: May 22-26, 2017

Posted by: Karin Mellina 3 years, 5 months ago

CMS Principal Update:  May 22-26, 2017

May 21, 2017

Dear Triton Families,

Principal Update for May 22-26, 2017

This week’s Growth Mindset quote: Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are endless.” Mother Teresa


May 23             CMS Band and Choir Spring Concert at 6:00

May 29             Memorial Day, No School

May 30             All library books due

                        ATTENTION: 8th grade parents CHS PTO Meeting at 6:30pm in CHS Library 


Memorial Day: School will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of the men and women we have lost while serving our country. Thank you to all of you that serve our great nation.

CAASPP Assessments: Our students have wrapped up state testing!  Thank you, students, for your efforts to demonstrate your achievement and represent our school, and to our staff who coordinated and proctored tests.  

Band and Choir Concert: The spring concert is Tuesday at 6:00pm in Granzer Hall.

Library Books: All books must be returned to the library by Friday, May 30h.  Please be sure to pay any fines for lost or damaged books. 

Homework Club: The last day of Homework Club is Tuesday, June 6th.

CSF Summer Enrichment Classes:


Classes are filling up quickly for the Coronado Schools Foundation’s Summer Enrichment Program, July 10-28.  New this summer, CSF is offering both morning (8:30-11:30am) and afternoon (12-3pm) week-long classes, grades K-12, for the three week program.  View the program brochure or visit to learn more. Take advantage of early bird pricing through June 1st!  

Attention 8th Grade Parents: Coronado High School invites you to their PTO meeting on Tuesday, May 30th at 6:30 PM in the CHS library.  This is an opportunity to meet Principal Moore and parents of CHS students and learn a little about 9th grade at CHS such as their on-campus lunch, clubs and activities, policies, etc., in an informal discussion with time for questions.  

The TALENT SHOW is coming!

We are so excited to have this year’s annual talent show! We are looking forward to showcasing our Triton talents on stage on June 8th! Students will be given their Talent Show Audition Form from their 7th period teacher. They can also pick up a form in the front office! Students audition times will be on the 30th, 31st and 1st to get them stage ready for an incredible show!


May 26th: ASB “Soft Serving It Up Friday”! Everyone at CMS will get a free ice cream cone or popsicle from your ASB!


Hybrid PE 2017-2018 – If you’re interested in Hybrid PE, please read the information and complete and turn in the commitment form (attached) or at this link 2017-2018 CMS Hybrid PE

Triton Spirit Gear: Buy online 24/7 at

ATTENTION 8th Grade Parents:

2017 Framed Promotion Certificate Order Form

Promotion Information for PARENTS

Promotion Guidelines for STUDENTS

Purchase your 8th grade ALL CLASS PHOTO HERE

For any and all information about promotion click here: 8th-grade-promotion information

Mark your calendars for upcoming dates:                              


June 6              Last Day of Homework Club

                        8th Grade Class vs. CMS Staff Softball Game at 3:30pm Green Field

June 7               Yearbook Distribution Party, 1:30-3pm

June 8               CUSD Board Meeting 4:00 pm -6:00 pm District Office

June 12             Awards Assembly 8th grade 8:15 am

June 14             7th Grade Beach Day

                          Promotion practice 9 am

                           8th Grade Promotion and Party 5-9 pm

June 15              8th  Grade Breakfast 9:00

                         Last Day of School, dismissal at 12:00


Kind regards,

Karin and Brooke

Karin Mellina, M.Ed., Principal   


Brooke Falar, Assistant Principal

CMS cares for and celebrates our connected and invested learners.