Hey Chatham Middle School musicians! Are you ready to take the stage in a new musical competition? Audition for Sing & Play at Jordan-Matthews! The middle school division is open to students in grades 6-8. Students can compete as individuals or in groups of four or fewer. Make sure to sign up by Feb. 5! For more information, and the link to sign up, go to:
PTA THRIFT SHOP MEETING
Mrs. Michaela Smith will be hosting a PTA Store meeting in the media center on Wednesday, Feb. 7th at 6:00 pm for staff and parents that want to learn about how they can volunteer and help raise money for the school.
Thank you for your support.
FUTURE LEADERS DAY
The 2018 Future Leaders Day was a success as well as a great learning experience for our 8th graders. Thank you to Mrs. Bishop for organizing this event for our students
YOUNG AUTHORS 2018
Thank you to all of our students who participated in the Young Authors competition. Congratulations to our four CMS students that will advance to the county competition.
CCS SCIENCE FAIR WINNERS
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR CMS STUDENTS WHO ALSO WON AT THE CHATHAM COUNTY SCIENCE FAIR. WELL DONE!!
*Winners are as Follows:
Biological Science A
Honorable Mention: Janeyra Guerrero and Iris Sibrian Zetino
3rd Place: Andrew Brown
3rd place: Karsyn Vann
3rd place: Brady Andrew
Mrs. Pyrtle's Class participated in a Business Expo that was presented to classes and the public. What a great way to show off our students' creativity and talents!!
way to go Rams!!
Ms. Ashley Purgason is thrilled to be the new Assistant Principal at Chatham Middle School. She has been preparing for this role for many years and is excited to embark on this journey at Chatham Middle. Ms. Purgason stated, "I have a strong belief in every child's potential, no matter the background or disability. I look forward to partnering with the school community to make Chatham Middle one of the best Middle Schools around. Go Rams!!" She has a Bachelor's degree in Special Education from UNC- Wilmington and a Master's degree in School Administration from UNC- Chapel Hill. Previously, she taught Special Education for six years in Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System and recently completed her Principal Internship at Olive Chapel Elementary. Please welcome Ms. Purgason to our Chatham Middle Family!
Chatham Middle AVID!!
Chatham Middle has implemented AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) School-wide. We are VERY excited to be the first middle school in Chatham County to implement the AVID program--SCHOOLWIDE! Help your child keep their AVID binders updated and organized!!
FUEL UP Backpack Program
Chatham Middle along with CIS (Communities in Schools) and First United Methodist Church of Siler City to initiate a Fuel Up Backpack program. The program provides weekend meals for CMS students who are food insecure.
Kate Stackhouse and Carolina Vix led a webinar on the dual-language model on Feb. 13, 2018.