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

Next Chapter Career Education for 8th Graders

Terri Lemmon, UNL 4-H Extension, has introduced Next Chapter, a career education program for 8th-11th grade students.  The program will be offered to all interested 8th graders on the 2nd Monday of the month during Cardinal Block.  Mrs. Lemmon and Mrs. Rogers are working on alternate days to ensure that every student has an opportunity to attend.

The Great Kindness Challenge

Chadron Middle School's Student Council is sponsoring the Great Kindness Challenge again this year.  Students are encouraged to dress according to the themed days (See Below) and post kind notes in other student's lockers.

John Underwood - Life of an Athlete Program Feb. 20th 6pm

John Underwood - Life of an Athlete Program Feb. 20th 6pm

We are excited to announce that John Underwood will present a program for middle school, high school and college students, parents and anyone interested in pursuing a healthy lifestyle!  The two hour program will begin at 6:00pm on February 20th in the high school Auditorium. This program is free and everyone is invited!

Spelling and Geography Bee Pictures, Participants and Results

Congratulations to all of our Spelling and Geography Bee contestants for qualifying for the school level Bees.  To qualify for the school level Bees, students must have one of the top three scores in their grade level on the written Geography and Spelling Bee tests.

A big high five goes out to our Dawes County Spelling Bee finalists: Lucy, Luke and Brendilou (school champ) and to our top three Geography Bee finishers: Aubrey, Caden and Aidan (school champion).  Aidan will take the online Geography Bee test to try to qualify for the State competition.

CMS Parent Teacher Conferences

Chadron Middle School will host our spring Parent Teacher Conferences on February 9th from 2:00-8:00 in the CMS Gym.  To accommodate for PTCs, CMS will have a 1:30 dismissal on February 9th. 

If possible, we ask that 5th and 7th grade parents come to conferences between 2 PM and 5 PM and 6th and 8th grade parents come to conferences between 5 PM and 8 PM.  We understand that some parents have children in different grades at CMS and that work schedules may be not be flexible, so these are only suggested times.  All teachers will be available for conferences from 2 PM to 8 PM.  

CMS Boy's Basketball vs. Hot Springs Rescheduled

7th and 8th grade boy's basketball vs. Hot Springs has been rescheduled to Saturday, February11th at 9:30 and 11:00 in the CMS Gym.

Career Connections with UNL 4-H Extension

Terri Lemmon, UNL Extension Assistant for 4-H and Youth, met with 7th and 8th grade students to discuss the importance of career education.  Mrs. Lemmon discussed an opportunity for 8th grade students called 'Next Chapter', which is a career exploration program designed for 8th-12th grade students.  Information about Next Chapter can be found at the bottom of the page. 

Panhandle Post Teacher of Month - Mr. Calkins!

Congratulation to Mr. Calkins, 5th grade Science and Social Studies Teacher at CMS, for being named the Panhandle Post Teacher of the Month.  Check out https://www.panhandlepost.com/calkins-is-chadrons-teacher-of-the-month/ for the full article and pictures.

CMS Bell Schedule - January 20th - Noon Dismissal

CMS Bell ScheduleJanuary 20thNoon Dismissal

Block 1: 8:00-8:50 (50)
Breakfast: 8:50-8:58 (8)
Block 2: 8:58-9:48 (50)
Block 3: 9:53-10:43 (50)
7th/8th Lunch - 10:43-11:13 (30)
5th/6th Block 4: 10:46 - 11:30 (44)
7th/8th Block 4: 11:16 - 12:00 (44)
5th/6th Lunch: 11:30-12:00 (30)

Two CMS Students Place at State Entrepreneur Contest


Congratulations to Thomas Kaus and Rhett Cullers for taking 2nd and 3rd place respectively at the State Entrepreneur Investigation (ESI)  contest in Lincoln.  There were a total of 12 students from across the state who where selected to compete.  Good work boys!

CMS Students to Participate in State ESI Competition

From Left: Hannah, Jamison, Thomas, Mrs. Gremm, Rhett
and KatelynFive Chadron Middle School students will travel to Lincoln this week to participate in the State Entrepreneurial Investigation (ESI) Competition. Each of these students had to apply for entry into the competition and only 14 students from across the state were selected.

Congratulations to these students on being selected and good luck at state!

6th and 7th Grade Health Screening

January 4, 20172016-2017 Chadron Public SchoolsHealth ScreeningsDear Parents/Guardians:Hope this letter finds each of you and your families enjoyed the Christmas break!We are writing to let you know the 2016-2017 Chadron Public Schools Health Screenings will be held on January  18 and 19, 2017.  January 18th will be 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades and January 19th will be 6th, 7th, 10th and 11th grades.

Important Dates for CMS Parents in January

Happy New Year and welcome back to a new semester at CMS!  We are looking forward to a great 2nd semester and we can't wait to see the kids on January 5th!  Here are a few important dates for students and parents to be aware of:

CMS After School Program Schedule

Parents,

Below is the schedule for the CMS ASP for the rest of the quarter and the start up day in January.

Monday, December 19th - 3:25-5:30 - Academics Only

Tuesday, December 20th - 3:25-5:30 - Academics Only

Wednesday, December 21st - 1:30 Dismissal - NO ASP

Thursday, January 5th - Start of 2nd Semester - NO ASP

Friday, January 6th - NO ASP

Monday, January 9th - 3:25-5:30 - Full CMS ASP Resumes

2016 CMS Caring For Sharing Food Drive Results


CMS had another successful holiday food drive!  The 6th grade class collected the most non-perishable food items with 1096.  5th grade edged out the 7th grade for 2nd place by three cans and the 8th grade class took 4th place.  Thank you to all of the students, families, community members and businesses that donated to our food drive effort!

5th Grade Band Parent Letter

December 6th, 2016

Riley's NRD Poster Wins State!

Congratulations to Riley A. for winning the 7th-9th grade State NRD Poster Contest!  His poster is headed to Nationals!

Caring for Sharing Food Drive

The Chadron Middle School Student Council kicked off the 2016 Caring for Sharing Food Drive on November 28th.  Students are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to school through December 13th.  All of the collected food items will be donated to the Shepard's Pantry at the Chadron Immanuel Lutheran Church.
2014 and 2015 Results

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