CMS Spelling Bee
Each year, CMS holds a school-wide spelling bee in which students compete each other to spell various challenging words. Every CMS student will compete against their peers in their language arts classes beginning January 6th until January 16th. Then, the winners of each language art's class will compete against each other on Wednesday, January 21st. Click here for study materials.
Roswell High School Transition Dates
-January 29, 2015-Parent Night for Rising 9th Grade Students at Roswell High School.
-February 18, 2015-Students receive HS Verification Form (with listed teacher recommendations)
-February 19, 2015-Honors/AP Information Night at Roswell High School (For students who plan to take Honors/AP/Gifted Participation courses.) 6:30pm.
-February 25 & (Partial) February 26, 2015-RHS Counselors appointments with CMS student/parents 8:50-4:05 in CMS Media Center.
Specific appointments will be assigned to each student prior to the RHS visit. Evening appointments at CMS from 5:00-6:30 p.m. for those unable to attend the morning/afternoon assigned appointment. No appointment required for evening visit.
-April 1, 2015-CMS students visit Roswell High School 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Riverwood International Charter School
Eighth graders who are zoned to attend a Fulton County school and meet the academic criteria for Riverwood's International Studies Magnet Program may apply to attend Riverwood. The magnet application and criteria will be available on the Riverwood website in late November. In the meantime, below is a list of upcoming Prospective Student/Parent Information Sessions and Tours where we will be providing more details, deadlines, and updated information about Riverwood, the magnet program, and International Baccalaureate Diploma program.
Tours for Prospective Students/Parent Information Sessions
Sessions begin at 9am in the Riverwood Auditorium and last approximately one and a half hours. Both students and parents are invited to attend; no reservation required.
2014-2015 Tour Dates: January 16, 2015
Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Award
We are currently accepting nominations for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Award. The prestigious Humanitarian Awards will be presented at an assembly in February in celebration of Black History, to a student, staff member, and community member that gives unselfishly of their time and energy in an effort to make our world and our schools better places. The purpose of this program is to commemorate Dr. King's legacy of service, justice and equality, and to recognize individuals in our community that have made outstanding humanitarian contributions.
If you know of someone who you believe should be nominated please complete the nomination form and submit it to the front office.
Your child's eighth grade experience lasts only one year but the memories will last forever. Show your student how special he or she is by purchasing a personal dedication ad in the yearbook! Just complete this form and include your photos and a message. We will do the rest by designing and eye catching ad or you can choose to design it yourself. Make checks payable to CMS and notate "ad" in the memo section. All photos will be returned once they are scanned. Contact Mr. Williams for further information. Don't miss out!
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