Principal Update for January 3-5, 2018

Posted by: Karin Mellina 2 years, 6 months ago

Principal Update for January 3-5, 2018

January 1, 2018

Dear Triton Families,

Principal Update for January 3-5, 2018

Happy New Year!! We hope you had a wonderful holiday!

This week’s Growth Mindset quote: “Live your dreams. Take risks. Believe in yourself. Have fun. Do all things with love. And remember, the best is yet to come!”

Be Excellent! Live the 8 Keys

School Resumes on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 

Jan 4                     Cotillion 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Jan 8                     6th Grade Camp Medical forms due

Jan 10                  Which Wich Adopt A Camper Fundraiser – Have lunch and/or dinner at Which Wich and support our 6th grade campers

Jan 11                   Quarter 2 Grading Period Ends End of Semester 1

Jan 12                   No School for students – Teacher work day

Jan 15                   Dr. MLK, Jr. Day No School

 

Email Communication: In an effort to streamline communication with teachers and lessen the likelihood of emails getting lost in clutter and junk inboxes, please contact teachers through PowerSchool, only.  All other staff members should be contacted through Outlook.

 

Green Club: CMS has a beautiful new garden thanks to Cole Mullins, his Eagle Scout friends, Joe and Condra Mullins, and Amy Youngblood.  We’re excited to announce a new club, Green Team, where students will work alongside Amy Youngblood to maintain our fabulous garden.  The club meets in the garden every Tuesday at 3:15 to 4:15.  All students are welcome to join the club!

 

6th Grade Camp is January 29-February 2, 2018

ATTENTION: 6th Grade Parents:

*Which Wich has generously supported 6th Grade Camp for many years with their annual Adopt-A-Camper Fundraiser.  On January 10, 2018, grab your lunch and /or dinner at Which Wich on Orange Ave.  50% of their daily proceeds will be donated to our 6th Grade Camp scholarships.

*UPDATE! The cost of camp has been lowered to $350 – if you would like to make a donation for student scholarships, please drop it off at the CMS front office.  We appreciate your support. 

*All Camp information can be found at this link. 6th Grade Camp Information

* Need cold weather gear??? Have gear to loan or donate?? Check out this Facebook page: Donate or Exchange Cold Weather Items for Camp - Facebook page

 

Message from ASB President Luke Chisholm: ASB wants to thank our supportive and generous CMS community for their contributions to our Holiday Food Drive. We brought in over 2479 cans of food which will help a lot of people. Thank you Triton Families. ASB is looking forward to more Spirit Fridays, Homeroom Tournaments, and Fun Fridays in 2018!

*Kick off 2018 in style with some CMS Gear! You can always order online at TRITON GEAR STORE

Yearbook:

Order at www.jostensyearbooks.com  The last day to order a book is January 31st.

8th grade yearbook baby and friendship ads. Order yours at www.jostensadservice.com

It’s easy!  Here’s what you do:

1)      Log in.

2)      Choose your ad size and layout.

3)      Enter your text and upload your photos.

 

Order School Pictures:  www.boydanderson.com

Click on SCHOOL PICTURES

Enter your child’s school ID number. This will bring up their images.

 

Saturday School: January 20, 2018

Teacher: Ms. Byrd  Time: 8am-12pm     

Description:  Students will complete artwork about themselves and act as archaeologists and anthropologists to determine how to find lost materials and then interpret what they find. Students will then make presentations to share what they think about these 'past' civilizations.

Click here for the Saturday School document

 

2018 Semester 2 Bus Schedule

Coronado SAFE Annual Parenting Conference on January, 27th Conference Sign Up HERE

 

Mark your calendars for upcoming dates:                                                                  

January

Jan 8                     6th Grade Camp Medical forms due

Jan 10                  Which Wich Adopt A Camper Fundraiser

Jan 11                   Quarter 2 Grading Period Ends End of Semester 1

Jan 12                   No School for students – Teacher work day

Jan 13                   Aladdin Kullmann Cultural Event

Jan 15-19             No Name Calling Week – activities during lunch

Jan 15                   Dr. MLK, Jr. Day No School

Jan 16                   Quarter 3 Grading period begins

                         6th Grade Camp payment due

Jan 18                   PTO Meeting 9:00 am Library

                           7th Grade Medieval Times Field Trip

                              Cotillion 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Jan 19                   Fire Drill per. 6

Jan 20                   Saturday School

Jan 22                   Choices Begins

                              6th Grade Camp medications due to school nurse

COSA/CHS electives Preview for 8th graders 2-3 pm @CHS – parents welcome

Jan 25                   IPA/Choir Disneyland Field Trip

Jan 26                   Kona Ice 2:00-4:00 pm

Jan 27                   MTCA Mega Rehearsal

Jan 29- Feb 2      6th Grade Camp

Jan 29-Feb 16     Pasta for Pennies Drive

 

February

Feb 1                    Cotillion 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Feb 2 – Feb 4      MTCA Fullerton College

Feb 3                    Saturday School

Feb 5                    Family Math Night Granzer Hall 6:00-7:00 pm

Feb 7                    Islander Sports Foundation Winter Ice Cream Social 5:30 - 7 pm

Feb 8                    Keith Hawkins Student Assembly

                              CMS Scripps National Spelling Bee Granzer Hall 3:15 – end

                              Keith Hawkins Parent Event at 6:30pm

Feb 12                  Lincoln Day No School

Feb 14                  PTO We Love Supplies

Chess Club 1:25-2:25 pm Granzer Hall

Feb 15                  Cotillion 7:30-8:30 Granzer Hall

Feb 16                  Fire Drill per. 2

                            ASB Dance 

Feb 19                  Washington Day No School

Feb 20                  Choices Ends 3pm

Feb 22                  PTO Meeting 9:00 am Library

                             Monologue Competition 6-8 pm Granzer Hall

Feb 23                  Strategic LCAP Meeting Granzer Hall 7:30 am -12:00 pm

                             Kona Ice 2:00-4:00 pm

                         Cub Scout Pack 122 Granzer Hall 4:00-8:30 pm

Feb 26                  8th Grade Vision and Hearing Screening

Feb 28                  Chess Club 1:25-2:25 pm Granzer Hall


                                                      

Kind regards,

Karin and Brooke

 

Karin Mellina, M.Ed., Principal   

karin.mellina@coronadousd.net                                            

Brooke Falar, Assistant Principal 

Brooke.falar@coronadousd.net