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At the Ball Game

The CMS Life Skills and MED Language Concepts summer programs headed to Joe Bruno Stadium in Troy on July 29 to catch a Tri-City ValleyCats baseball game.

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CMS Honor Roll – 4th Quarter

Chatham Middle School announces our honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2020-21 school year. 6th Grade Honor Roll: Hunter Bevens, Annaleigh Butts, Jackson Carl, Wyatt Carr, Kaylee Couitt, Breidyn Dahlberg, Aiden Dallas, Sydney DeLuca, Bryanna Geerholt, Annabelle Greenburger, Khyler Herbest, Camila Jimenez Morales, Taylor Kubisek, Aidan Madsen,Randy Murphy Jr, Agustin Sanchez Jr, Sage […]

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Students of the Month

Chatham Middle School congratulates our students of the month! Our faculty nominated the following students for this recognition based on their effort, character, and overall attitude toward school. Sixth grade: Cloe Wall and Axel Vose Seventh grade: Mira Pierce and Kody Goodrich Eighth grade: Grace Brennan and Joseph Schweizer Encore: Aubrey Smith and Aiden McShane […]

PSA: Why I Chose to Get Vaccinated

Students in Questar III’s New Visions Visual & Performing Arts and New Visions Medical programs recently collaborated to create a short public service announcement (PSA) that highlights why they chose to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Getting vaccinated is the most effective way to beat COVID! Information about local vaccination locations is available on the Columbia […]

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7th Grade Math Carnival

Here are some photos from the 7th Grade Math Carnival. Leading up to their carnival, the seventh graders created games of skill or chance and developed a theoretical probability of a person’s ability to win their game. The students then played their games to determine the probability of an average person winning their game, which […]

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8th Grade Service Awards

During our 2021 8th grade picnic, Chatham Middle School recognized several students for their service to others. Anna and Max Friedman received the Community Service Award for a virtual story time they created on a community service board to  read to younger children and share a sense of connection during the pandemic. Six students received […]

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CMS Inducts 23 Into NJHS

Chatham Middle School proudly initiated 23 students into National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) in 2021. The school held an induction ceremony honoring this year’s inductees the evening of June 16. NJHS membership is reserved for students in grades six through eight who demonstrate a high degree of scholarship and outstanding qualities in character, service, leadership, […]

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Amazing iReady Race

Sixth grade students competed in the Amazing iReady Race during 2nd, 3rd and 4th quarters, a challenge to complete the most iReady ELA and math lessons. Between 57 students, they completed almost 2,000 lessons. Mr. Heussler’s homeroom completed 617 lessons to win the competition, an average of 44 lessons per student.

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Author Nancy Castaldo Meets With 7th Grade

The seventh grade enjoyed a special Google meet with author Nancy Castaldo, who has been writing books for young audiences and bringing environmental issues to light for more than 20 years. Seventh grade English teacher Michele Debye-Saxinger invited Ms. Castaldo to speak to her students as part of an English Language Arts unit she teaches […]