Mr. Spear's 8G Algebra students created models to incorporate the Pythagorean Theorem and a right triangle into a real-world problem. They present their problem to their classmates to solve. Well done, folks!
CMS participated in No One Eats Alone Day. Across the country thousands of middle schools participated by ensuring no one eats alone on this day. Students were randomly seated and had discussion cards to help chat. CMS teachers also ate lunch and visited with students.
Congratulations to our IMC winners who had the closest guesses in the Valentine Candy Contest! Braelyn and Kenli had the closest guesses on Hugs and Kisses. Case had a perfect guess of 214 on Conversation Hearts and Zarea was very close as well. Enjoy your sweet treats today! #cmscusd1
Congratulations to our latest Frequent Flyer winner in the CMS IMC! Bridgett read at least 10 books in January and earned fabulous prizes at our Book Bistro! #cmscusd1
CMS students and staff come into the IMC to guess what pet belongs to your CMS staff members. All guesses are due Thursday Feb. 8th by 3:30. Prizes will be awarded. Good luck!
Join CMS in showing your Valentines Spirit!#cms#cusd1
The CMS IMC is ready for the big football weekend! Stop by and get all the reading materials you need to be ready for the big game! Who are you rooting for?
CMS had a recent assembly to honor some of our amazing students who exemplify our Leader in Me habits. We also enjoyed students vs. teachers in musical chairs.#cms#cusd1
8 Red and 8 Gold students had the opportunity to listen to Historian Carolyn Clyod speak about soldiers from the Coles County area that participated in the Charleston Riot and WWI.#cms#cusd1
CMS 7th grade careers class mincing, dicing and chopping our way to Waldorf Salad with Mr. Osterday.
Congratulations to the January Smarty Panty winners on 8Gold at CMS.
Don't forget! The parent meeting for 6th grade-Junior students interested in the National Park trip in 2025 has been rescheduled for tonight! If you cannot make it and would like information, please email Miss Thompson!
The 7th grade boy's basketball regional game today in Taylorville has been postponed to tomorrow. Time for that game TBD.
After MAP testing today, Mr. Kanouse's 1st Period Class has been busy figuring probabilities for the different colored M&Ms in fun size bags. The reward? Eating them when they are done using their math skills! The probability of them enjoying the treat was 100%.
CMS Student Leadership Council members we are still working concession tomorrow, Tues. Jan. 16th at 5:00pm. Please come out and help!!
The parent meeting for the 6th grade - Junior students who were interested in the National Parks trip for 2025 originally scheduled for tonight will be postponed until Tuesday, January 23 at 5:30 in the CMS art room. See you then!
The CMS Scholastic Bowl parent info meeting, originally scheduled for Tue., 1/16, in the CMS IMC has been rescheduled!
1/18= Concessions (volunteers needed)
1/23= Practice: 3:30-4:30P
1/25= Parent Info Meeting: 3:30-4:00P
1/30= Practice: 3:30-4:30P
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Monday's CMS volleyball match at T Town is cancelled. This match will now be played on Tuesday, February 6th @ T Town.
8 Red students have been learning about WW1 and trench warfare. Students were tasked with recreating what trench warfare would look like.
A huge congrats to our CMS Cheer squad for finishing as the ICCA state runner up. We are extremely proud of this team. Great job, ladies!!!