Chadron Middle School

551 East 6th Street
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
(308) 432-0708
(308) 432-0720

Daily School Schedule

Regular Dismissal

8:00AM - 3:18PM

1:30 Dismissal

8:00AM - 1:30PM

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Mr. Nick Dressel
Middle School Principal

6th Grade Health Body Systems Projects

Mr. Rodriguez's 6th grade health class has been studying body systems.  Students were assigned a body system to research and asked to create a project that displayed their findings.  Some of the information that students were required to include on the project was the name of the body system, the system's function, the parts of the system, and any additional information related to the body system.  Below are few examples of the students' work.

Oxbow Vet Camp for 6th-8th Grade Students



Intermediate Vet Camp - For students completing 6th - 8th grades

Writing Contests


The Nebraska State Treasurer's Office and the Omaha Storm Chasers are sponsoring the 12th Annual Writing Contest for 7th and 8th grade students.  This year's topic is, "Why I Want to go to College." The deadline is for submission is March 28th.

NO SCHOOL on FEB. 17th

No School on Monday, February 17th for Teacher In-Service.

What's Happening at CMS (Feb. 10th-Feb. 21st)


Below is a list of events that are happening at CMS during the weeks of February 10th - February 21st.

Hoops for Heart


Last Thursday, January 30, students met in the library for an informational meeting to discuss Hoops for Heart. The event is very similar to Jump Rope for Heart only this time we focus on..... Basketball! 

Girls on the Run is So Much FUN!

(Submitted by Mrs. Rischling)

Washington DC Ink Jet Cartridge Recycling Fundraiser


The Washington DC kids group is still collecting small ink jet cartridges for recycling. You may drop these off at Bank of the West, Pump & Pantry or with Kristol Cummings.

2014 CMS National Geographic Bee

Congratulations to Zach C. and Kaylie E. for finishing in the top two of the school round of the National Geographic Bee.  Zach was the overall school champion and won the opportunity to take the written test that could qualify him for the state round.  Thank you to all of the students that competed in the CMS National Geographic Geography Bee.

CMS History Bee Winners

Congratulations to Claire M., Sam R., Nick W., and Jacob L. for finishing in the top four during the CMS History Bee that was held on Tuesday, January 14th.  Claire won the event by being the first to correctly answer five questions.  By finishing in the top four, these students qualified for the opportunity to take an online History Bee test, which will determine qualification for the regional competition.

Request for Parents Empoyed by Federal Agencies

From Mr. Mack's (CHS Principal) blog mackematics.blogspot.com

Request For Parents Employed By Federal Agencies

We recently mailed a survey home to parents who may be employed by any Federal agency or on Federal Property.  Chadron Public Schools is currently applying for Impact Aid 8003 which helps finance education for our district.

2nd Semester 8th Grade Project Due Dates

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Below is a link to a letter that was written to the parents of 8th grade students.  The letter outlines the due dates for major projects that will be assigned during the second semester.  This letter was also attached to the students' report card that was sent home on Friday, December 20th.  If you have any questions, please contact your student's teacher.

Thank you,

2nd Semester 8th Grade Project Due Dates

What's Happening at CMS


Happy New Year!  Below is a list of events that will take place over the next two weeks at CMS.

CMS 2nd Quarter Awards

Friday, December 20th was the last day of the first semester at Chadron Public Schools.  Like usual, we handed out Perfect Attendance and Cardinal Effort Awards at our end of the quarter assembly.  Below are the photos of the students who earned these awards.  Congratulations to these students and thank you to all of our students for an outstanding first semester!

CMS 2013 Winter Concert Video Clips

On December 19th, students who participate in band and choir performed their winter concert to a packed house of supportive family and friends.  The students, who were directed by Mr. Rischling and Mrs. Dickerson, did an outstanding job!  Congratulations to all of the students that performed!

Board of Education Gives Go-ahead to New Playground at CMS

At the last Board of Education meeting, the school board granted permission for Chadron Middle School to move forward with its plan to move the playground from its current location on the east side of the building to the west side of the building.  The decision to move the playground was born out of the conversations that took place in a series of meetings that Dr. Winchester, Superintendent of Chadron Public Schools, dubbed "The Dream Team".

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