Chadron Intermediate School

450 Norfolk Avenue
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
(308) 432-0717
(308) 432-0715

Daily School Schedule

Regular Dismissal

7:50AM - 3:05PM

1:30 Dismissal

7:50AM - 1:15PM

Walk to School Day

Walk to School Day (Weather Permitting)

CIS: Fighting World Hunger

World Hunger Relief ; Please join Pizza Hut in helping fight world hunger.  Jack-O-Lanterns will be placed in each classroom. Students can bring pennies or other coins as donations.  The class with the most $ will win a lunch sponsored by Pizza Hut.   The contest begins immediately and ends at the end of the month.  

8 to Great!

Mary Kay Mueller, internationally renowned motivational speaker will share her story and a unique process everyone can use to change their life and becoming more successful.
Don’t miss …. This once in a lifetime opportunity ….  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2013

Fall Testing Q/A

A Parent's Guide to NWEA Assessments© 2006 Northwest Evaluation AssociationNWEA - Frequently Asked QuestionsWhat is NWEA?Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) is a not-for-profit organization committed to helping school districts throughout the nation improve learning for all students. NWEA partners with more than 2,200 school districts representing more than three million students.

Musical Cups

Strange music was coming from the playground this week.  The kids were using cups to make their music.

Tree Planting

From Mrs. Piercy's Classroom

As part of the Greener Nebraska Towns celebration, students at CIS took part in a tree planting ceremony at their school with Nebraska's First Lady, Sally Ganem.  The First Lady talked to the students about the importance of trees to our community.  Seven students assisted her in planting a burr oak tree, which will be a nice addition to the trees previously planted by CIS students.

Bird Banding

Mrs. Hoffman's Classroom     Thursday started out pretty chilly for the third graders as they made their trip to Chadron State Park to attend a bird banding program.  The Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory staff presented several excellent activities for our students to participate in.

Red Ribbon Photo Contest

 National Red Ribbon Week Photo Contest, which starts October 1st?Your school can win $1,000 for drug prevention AND your families can win an iPad for their home from the 

September Birthdays

Happy September Birthday!
3rd Grade September Birthdays
4th Grade Birthdays

We celebrated the 3rd/4th Grade September Birthdays by singing "Happy Birthday".  Mrs. "B" gave the students a delicious cupcake.

Chadron Intermediate School

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Bird Banding

Thursday Sept. 19      
3rd grade will go bird watching at the State Park - 8:00a-11:15aWear long pants, tennis shoes, no open-toed shoes or flip-flops, bring water bottle with name already written on it.  Bring a jacket, weather high of 70's.

Celebrating 25 Years of  Bird and Habitat Conservation

Reptiles and Writing

Mrs. Piercy's ClassroomStudents at CIS enjoyed a visit from author David Nieves.  He shared his knowledge of reptiles with the students and talked about why it is important to share what we know with others.  He talked about the Six Traits of Writing and how to take a broad idea and narrow it down to a topic that is manageable.  He told students that when they add their own voice to their writing, they make it fun for others to read.  Students enjoyed listening to his stories and seeing his interesting reptiles.

Pickle Day

Pickle Day
Mrs. Piercy's ClassroomAfter keeping our Kool-Aid pickles in the refrigerator for a week, today was the day we actually got to taste them. Everyone, including Mr. Cogdill, was willing to give them a try.  Opinions of how they tasted varied.  Read what our taste-testers had to say.

Beginning of the Year

Beginning of the Year
Mrs. Hoffman's ClassroomWelcome back to school!  We have enjoyed several weeks of school and we're starting to get into the swing of things.  The students have been working hard getting to know a new building, new playground, new staff, and new routines.  It's been a great couple of weeks as we continue to learn about each other.