CMS Principal Update: May 8-12, 2017Posted by: Karin Mellina 2 years, 9 months ago
May 7, 2017
Dear Triton Families,
Principal Update for May 8-12, 2017
This week’s Growth Mindset quote: “Stand up for what you believe in – even if it means standing alone.”
May 9 School Site Council Meeting 3:20-4:20
Diabolofest in PE
May 10 Bike to School Day
National School Nurses’ Day – Thank you, Mrs. McMahon!
Spring Faire 5:30-7:00
May 11 6th Grade Olympics
ISF-End of Spring Season Ice Cream Social 6:00-7:00 pm
May 12 CMS FLIP DAY
All elective forms due
KCMS Night at the Oscars @ CHS Theater 7:00-8:00pm
Statewide Testing continues:
These assessments provide information about individual students’ areas of strength and growth as well as our instructional program. We appreciate your support in reminding our students to:
Get a good night’s sleep
Have a healthy breakfast
Be on time – testing starts each day at 8:00am
Invest in each testing experience and demonstrate their best efforts and skills.
Thank you for marking your calendars with testing dates and being mindful of scheduling appointments during testing hours of 8-10:30am.
Smarter Balanced Assessment:
6th grade: May 2-9, 2017
7th grade: May11-17, 2017
8th grade Science: May 8-9, 2017
Electives Forms for 2017-2018: 6th and 7th grade students will receive their electives choice form in homeroom on Monday, and they are due by Friday, May 12. CMS is dedicated to providing students with their top choice, however due to scheduling constraints, there is a possibility they may receive their second or third choice.
Hybrid PE 2017-2018 – If you’re interested in Hybrid PE, please read the information and complete and turn in the commitment form at this link 2017-2018 CMS Hybrid PE
Spring Faire is May 10th 5:30-7:00 We’re celebrating our fifteen year anniversary of Spring Faire. We will have student projects, artwork, and technology on display in classrooms and Granzer Hall. Our guests will enjoy live performances from the Band, Choir, and Performing Arts students, and a Poetry Jam will take place in the library. ASB will also have a Pop-Up Shop selling spirit gear. Let’s get our Tritons ready for next year! Or, buy online 24/7 at http://cmsstore.coronadousd.net/cms-gear/
Freshman Football Meeting: 8th graders interested in CHS freshman football should attend the meeting in the CMS library on Wednesday, March 10th at 1:25pm.
6th grade Olympics: Let the games begin!!! Stop by CHS Niedermeyer Field on Wednesday, May 11th to see the 6th graders exhibit their athleticism. Thank you, Bonnie McCann, for your coordination, and all of the parent volunteers for your time and support.
Bike to School Day is Wednesday, May 10th!
KCMS: A Night at the Oscars, Friday, May 12th at the CHS Performing Arts Center. Red Carpet begins at 6:30pm. Films and Awards at 7:00pm. Tickets are $3 for students, $5 for adults. Tickets will be sold during lunch the week of the Oscars and at the door. Please bring a device to vote for your favorite films online.
Lost and Found: Please come by CMS between 7:45 and 8:00 or after 3:00 to claim any missing items. We will be bagging everything up and donating it to the less fortunate on May 17th.
Coronado SAFE Programs: Head down to Coronado SAFE on May 4th for a Q and A about the new Netflix show 13 Reasons Why.” And, don’t miss the Coffee Talk “ Life with Anxiety” on May 8th Click on the SAFE calendar link for more details http://coronadosafe.org/calendar/list/
8th GRADE PROMOTION
Get your Triton gear here: http://cmsstore.coronadousd.net/cms-gear/
Mark your calendars for upcoming dates:
A message from Coronado Arts Education Foundation Next Saturday, May 13th, the Coronado Arts Education Foundation is hosting “A Taste of the Arts” fundraising event on the campus of Coronado High School. This is an entirely new event, unlike the galas that our Foundation has hosted in past years. This event is intended to give attendees the experience of what it feels like to be a CoSA student for a day. Each guest will have the opportunity to choose two different “CoSA experiences” in which to participate - and afterwards will enjoy a Hawaiian Luau dinner along with entertainment and a silent and live auction. The entertainment will be Ron’s Garage Band as well as some hula dancers!! I have attached a flyer with more information and you may click here https://coronado.ejoinme.org/taste to purchase tickets.
As the current president of the Coronado Arts Education Foundation, I am extending this invitation to you in hopes that you will be able to attend this new and one-of-a-kind event! Please feel free to forward this information to anyone else that you think might be interested in attending the event and supporting CoSA and other arts education experiences throughout CUSD.
Thanks so much and I hope to see many of you at the event next Saturday!
President, Coronado Arts Education Foundation
May1-31 Mental Health Awareness Month
May 15 Local Control and Accountability Plan input 9:15-10:15a.m. –
District Office, Board Room, 201 6th Street, Coronado, CA 92118
May 16 8th grade Knottsberry Farms Trip
7th grade sexual health parent meeting 5:30 in Library
May 17 Spotlight/Thesbian Induction 6pm
May 18 PTO Meeting Library 9 am
CUSD Board Meeting 4:00 pm -6:00 pm District Office
May 19 9:00-11:00 am ASB Campus Tour for 5th Grade Visit
May 23 CMS Band and Choir Spring Concert at 6:00
May 29 Memorial Day, No School
May 30 All library books due
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
Karin and Brooke
Karin Mellina, M.Ed., Principal
Brooke Falar, Assistant Principal
CMS cares for and celebrates our connected and invested learners.
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