CMS Principal Update: November 7-11, 2016

Posted by: Karin Mellina 4 years, 7 months ago

CMS Principal Update: November 7-11, 2016

November 6, 2016

Dear Triton Families,

This week’s Growth Mindset quote:  “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.”  Walt Disney

Nov. 6              Daylight Savings – Fall Back an hour

Nov. 7              CMS Swim Day

Nov. 8             CMS Swim Day

                        Bike Rodeo during lunch

                        Butter Braid pick up starting at 2:15pm-4:00pm

Nov. 9             Bike Safety Workshop during PE classes

                       Military Spouses Meeting 8:30-9:30 am CMS Conference Room

                       Chess Club 1:20-2:00 Granzer Hall                  

Nov. 10            Take A Veteran to School Day

                        Cotillion, 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Nov  11            Veteran’s Day No School

Now thru Nov. 11: ISF Winter Sports Registration Register HERE

Thank you, Coronado Schools Foundation: The Schools Foundation Gala was a spectacular event, so if you missed out, the online Auction is open for bidding until Monday at 8:00pm. Check out all of the incredible items at   Thank you to all of the parents, community members, and CUSD Staff for donating in order to provide our students with access to programs that we wouldn’t otherwise have. If you haven’t done so, please donate today!


Take A Veteran to School Day:On Thursday, November 10, Coronado Middle School students and faculty will host our 8th annual Take A Veteran to School Day event.  Stop by Niedermeyer Field at 9:40 to see the Navy SEAL Team parachute jump portion of the event.

School Closed in Observance of Veterans Day Friday, November 11:  On behalf of the entire CMS faculty and staff, we salute our brave military service men and women, past and present, who continue to support the freedom we value so dearly.  

Grading Period 2: Please remember to periodically check your child’s grades on PowerSchool


Congratulations to CMS Yearbook Surfer Staff and Amy Steward on their nomination for the Columbia Scholastic Press Crown Award! Only 13 middle school yearbooks received this high honor.


Coronado SAFE Coffee Talk: Academic Anxiety & Self Sabotage

Monday, November 14, 2016  

CUSD Board Room 201 6th Street

With Dr. Peter Mikulecky

Click Here to Join Us and Learn: Academic Self Sabotage


Mark your calendars for upcoming dates:                                                                             

Nov 16                         Chess Club 1:20-2:00 Granzer

                                    For the Love of Music Granzer Hall 6-8 pm

Nov 17                         PTO Meeting Library 9 am

                                    CUSD Board Meeting 4 PM at DO

                                    ISF-End of Fall Season Awards and Ice Cream Social 5:30-7pm

Nov 21-25                   Thanksgiving Recess

Nov 30                        Chess Club 1:20-2:00 Granzer



Dec 1                           Cotillion, 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Dec 2                           Last day of Choices

Dec 3                           Artisan’s Alley 9-3 pm

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

                                    Band/Choir to sing at Hotel Del Coronado 4pm

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

Dec 10                          Saturday School

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

Dec 15                         PTO Meeting Library 9 am

                                   CUSD  Board Meeting

                                    Cotillion, 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Dec 19-Jan 2               Winter Recess

Kind regards,

Karin and Brooke

Karin Mellina, M.Ed., Principal   


Brooke Falar, Assistant Principal

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