Chillicothe Middle School

News & Notes - CMS Daily Bulletin 

Students interested in playing baseball or softball this summer:  The Summer Playground Association registration forms are in the office.  Forms must be submitted by April 10th.

There will be a mandatory meeting in Mr. Jones's room at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 22nd for all current 8th graders that are signed up for this year's Washington, D.C. trip.  Please make plans to be there.

There will be a FULL student council meeting at 7:30 tomorrow morning in Mrs. O’Dell’s room.

Global Club will meet on Thursday morning at 7:15 am.

Science Olympiad team will be honored at the board meeting this evening.  Please wear your team shirts and bring medals.  Meet at the district office at 6:20.

Also, practices after school today are: dynamic planet, meteorology, road scholar, rocks and minerals, and solar system.  Please attend.

Red Hot Chilli Testers will meet during STING in Mr. French's room on Thursday,  March 22.  WE NEED ALL HANDS ON DECK - ONLY 5 MORE MEETINGS TO PULL THE ASSEMBLY TOGETHER!!

Author Kimberly Brubaker Bradley will visit CMS April 5 and 6.  Copies of her Newbery honor and Mark Twain-nominated book are on sale now in the library for only $5.50 while supplies last.

Attention 7th grade: Applications for the 2018-19 CMS FCCLA office are due no later than Tuesday, April 3. See Mrs. Collins for details.

If you’d like to volunteer at Camp Rainbow and are 14 or older, pick up a form in the office. This is a camp for physically and mentally handicapped children and adults. Camp will be held June 15-June 24.  More detailed information is available at 

Track participation fees are due by March 27.  If this is your first sport the fee is $30.00, second sport is $15.00, third is $10.00.  $80.00 family max.  

CMS Cheer Clinic will be held on May 8-10.  Tryouts will be on May 11.  A current physical must be on file to participate.

Summer School is May 29-June 29 from 8:00-3:10. Students in grades K-3 (2018-2019 grade) will be located at Field School. Students in grades 4-9 (2018-2019 grade) will be located at the Chillicothe High School. Student enrollment packets will be sent home on March 23, next Friday, and due April 13.


Wed., 3/21       Track pictures after school - Order forms sent home on 3/14.

 Parents can also order online at  Password: CHMS. Bring your receipt on picture day.

Fri., 3/23          Coach K Dodgeball Tournament @ CMS fieldhouse at 6:00 p.m.

Tues., 3/27       7th/8th Track Meet AT Cameron @ 4:00.

Thurs., 3/29     Make-Up Day - REGULAR SCHOOL DAY

Thurs., 3/29     7th gr. Field Trip to Sprint Center for College Basketball Experience

Fri., 3/30          NO SCHOOL - Easter Break

Mon., 4/2         Make-Up Day - REGULAR SCHOOL DAY

Tues., 4/3        Track Meet HERE vs. Cameron/Richmond/Hamilton @ 4:00

Thurs., 4/5       Track Meet AT Brookfield @ 3:30

Tues., 4/10      Track Meet AT Savannah @ 3:30

Fri., 4/13          Summer School enrollment packets are due

Tues., 4/17       Track Meet HERE vs. Kirksville/Marshall @ 4:00

Fri., 4/27          Track MEC Relays AT Savannah @ 3:30

Thurs., 5/3       Track Relays AT Warrensburg @ 4:00

Mon., 4/30       CMS Spring Band Concert at PAC @ 7:00 p.m.

April 5 & 6       Guest author, Kimberly Brubaker Bradley will visit CMS

May 8              CMS/CHS choir concert at PAC @ 7:00 p.m.

May 29 - June 29   Summer School

Homework packets are available in the office or you may use the following links to download:

Chillicothe Middle School

1529 Calhoun St. Chillicothe, MO 64601  660-646-1916 (phone) 660-646-5065 ( fax)

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