Chatham Middle School 2021-22 Arrival Procedures:
Staff will be located around CMS to ensure students are maintaining social distance.
Students will use physical distancing markers (orange paw prints) at the designated entrance.
Once in CMS, students will go directly to their homeroom following social distancing markers.
Student Arrival 7:30-7:47 a.m.
All Walkers/Drop-offs at Main Entrance (Front of CMS)
All Busers at Gym Entrance (Back of CMS)
Students can not cross Woodbridge Avenue if they are being dropped off.
For all drop offs on Woodbridge Avenue, cars should be facing Kinderhook Street (passenger side of car toward CMS).
Students should maintain social distancing on side-walks.
Chatham Middle School 2021-22 Dismissal Procedures:
CMS will have a slightly staggered dismissal to ensure proper social distancing.
CMS staff will be monitoring students during dismissal at strategic locations.
Walkers/Pickups will be dismissed first.
Walkers/Pickups will be directed to the front of CMS.
For parents new to the Middle School, there is no sign out for walkers/pickups.
Dismissal 2:10-2:20 p.m.
Walkers – Staggered dismissal will start around 2:10. Walkers/pickups will be dismissed from their 9th period class.
Busers – Will begin a staggered dismissal procedure. Students will be dismissed based on social distancing. Students will leave the building through designated exits at the back of CMS.