students walk across the stage to receives their DARE certificates

D.A.R.E. Graduation

Ninety-three fifth graders at Mary E. Dardess Elementary School celebrated their successful completion of D.A.R.E. with a graduation ceremony held February 14. The program, taught by Columbia County Sheriff’s Deputy Wendy Guntert, teaches students not only about substance abuse, but also how to make safe and responsible choices in all aspects of their lives. Congratulations […]

6th, 7th and 8th grade jugs

Sixth Grade Wins CMS Penny Wars

The sixth grade came out the victor in Chatham Middle School’s Penny Wars, finishing up with the least negative points. Negative points? That doesn’t sound so good, you may say. Ahh, but it is good, as all those “negative” points added up to more than chump change. Throughout January, the sixth, seventh, and eighth grades […]

Isabella Spencer and Ednel Knapp (2nd runner ups), Hannah Pinto and Aiden Shea (1st runners up), Jacob Farnham and Gabrielle Tuthill (King & Queen)

Queen of Hearts Dance

CMS held our annual Queen of Hearts Dance on February 8th. As is the Chatham tradition, the junior class organizes this event -special thanks to the Class of 2020! Pictured are the 2019 7th and 8th grade courts.  

Taylor VanWie with her winning log

2019 Science Fair Logo Winner

Congratulations to sixth grader Taylor Van Wie for winning Chatham Middle School’s Science/Technology Fair Logo Contest. Her design was selected to become the official logo for our 24th Annual Science/Technology Fair and will adorn the program for this year’s event! The Science/Technology Fair takes place February 27 at 6:00 p.m. in the CMS gym.

CMS Sci/Tech Fair Feb. 27

Chatham Middle School hosts its annual Science & Technology Fair on Wednesday, February 27, 6:00 p.m. in the CMS gym. Young scientists and engineers from grades six, seven, and eight will be there to show off their experiments and explain their work. Come view their many exciting projects and learn something too! Winning projects will be […]

6th graders Mason Levy and Olivia MacDonald, 7th graders Lizzie Morse and Isaiah Brown, and 8th graders Jordan Fisher and Samantha Hoffman

January Students of the Month

The following students have been named Chatham Middle School’s Students of the Month for January. Congratulations to (left to right) 6th graders Mason Levy and Olivia MacDonald, 7th graders Lizzie Morse and Isaiah Brown, and 8th graders Jordan Fisher and Samantha Hoffman. Students of the Month are chosen for this honor based on their effort […]