Crestwood Middle School News

Crestwood Community Day August 14, 2016 at High School Stadium

 

Crestwood Local Schools in collaboration with local community organizations invites the Crestwood community to an evening of family fun.

 

4:30 p.m.  - 5:00 p.m.   Family Wellness Walk

Come support the Crestwood Student Athletes at the Family Wellness Walk by making a $10 family donation. Student Athletes will be hosting “wellness stations” with fun activities for kids of all ages throughout the walk!

 

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.   Community Family Fun Day (bouncy houses, food, local organization booths)

 

7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Community Pep Rally

 

If you are interested in hosting a booth please sign up through the Crestwood Local School district website(http://www.crestwoodschools.org/index.aspxClick Here to sign up or contact Kristina Bronder at kbronder@crestwoodschools.org or Tara Reid at the Crestwood Schools Board Office 330.357.8206 ext. 5005.

 

If you would like to participate in “Stuff the Bus” the American Legion Post 193 will be collecting school supplies that evening!

 

Looking forward to seeing your family on August 14th at the Annual Crestwood Community Pep Rally.

 

 

Crestwood School Lunch Survey

 

Dear parents,

 

Would you like a chance to improve the food served in your child(s) school cafeteria?  Please click on blue link below to take this quick survey so we know what you like and would like to change about FOOD in your child(s) school cafeteria.

 

Please click here to be taken directly to the survey.

 

Your feedback is very important to us and will help change our cafeteria in a positive way!

 

Thank you,

 

Jennifer Bujak-Hirsch, S.N.S., M.B.A.

Nutrition Services Director

 

April Employees of the Month

Alyssa Kralik

 

 

Bridget Auble

Congratulations to Crestwood School's employees for being chosen "Employee of the Month" by the district administrative team.  They were recognized at the April board meeting for dedication and commitment to Crestwood Schools by their administrators.

SUMMER CAMP SCHOLARSHIP

CEA Sponsored Scholarships for EVERY Building!

 

Your child may be able to receive a SUMMER CAMP scholarship!

 

Your Crestwood Education Association has scholarships available at each building!

At CPS, CIS, and CMS the scholarships can be used to help pay for a summer camp of their choice.  Camps include but are not limited to scouts, 4H, church, music, sports, dance, gymnastics, day camp, etc.

 

Please fill out this application and return it to the contact person in each building by the following deadlines.

 

CPS- April 29, 2016 to Mrs. Ashley Lowe

CIS- May 1, 2016 to Mr.  Jason Light

CMS- May 1, 2016 to Mrs. Kim Marfy

 

Please put application in a sealed envelope marked SCHOLARSHIP.

You will be notified if your child is chosen.  

At CHS, the $1000 scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior.

Funding provided by your Crestwood Education Association.

 

Forms:

Primary School Scholarship

Intermediate School Scholarship

Middle School Scholarship

 

Earth Day Shirts 2016

Earth Day T-Shirt orders due no later than March 18th

Please send your orders and money to Cheryl Brugmann at  Crestwood Primary School

Order Form Click Here

 

 

MOBILE DENTIST COMING TO CRESTWOOD

The dental team from Smile Care Ohio is coming again on March 14, 2016. Permission forms are coming home with interim report cards on February 11, 2016. Please don’t miss out on this opportunity for your child to have a dental exam, x-rays, cleaning and fluoride treatment. Some children can also have sealants applied to molars. Smile Care Ohio will bill your private dental insurance or Medicaid/Healthy Start/Healthy Families. If you have no dental insurance, or are unable to pay the fee or the deductible, Smile Care will confidentially cover the cost of screening, cleaning and fluoride treatment. No child is turned away for inability to pay. Mini dental clinics will be set up at Primary for students attending Primary and Intermediate buildings and at Middle for Middle and High students. School transportation will be provided for High school students. Please complete and return your form immediately to your school nurse. Contact your building secretary if you need a new form.

Crestwood Middle School Designated Ohio School to Watch

 

                    

 

Congratulations to Crestwood Middle School staff and leadership for being designated as both an Ohio School to Watch and a National Forum School to Watch.  This designation is about Crestwood Middle School staff and leaders dedication to providing students with the best education possible.  You all work very hard and it pays off in the success of your students.

Letter from Ohio Department of Education 

Internet Safety
  • Is your 11-18 year old using Ask.fm or SnapChat?  Do you even know what these platforms are meant to do? (Spoiler alert:  neither one of these apps should exist anywhere in your home)
  • Are you aware that the overwhelming percentage of children are regular consumers of online pornography? And by the way, they don't think it's a big deal.
  • Did you know that your tweens and teens are regularly making it incredibly easy for sexual predators and "cyberbullies" to stalk them?
  • Did you know that if your child has an Instagram account - chances are they have more than ONE account?
  • Did you know that sexting is beginning in the 4th & 5th grade?
  • Did you know that chances are that your child has been the cyberbully at least a couple of times?

If any of these surprised you, come and learn more at the Internet Safety for Parents presentation.  See attached flyer.

Blackboard Alert

You will be receiving this Blackboard Alert this weekend:

 

Good evening. This is Julie Schmidt, Principal of Crestwood Middle School calling with some very important reminders for our CMS families.

Congratulations Employees of the Month!

Congratulations to Crestwood School's employees for being chosen "Employee of the Month" by the district administrative team.  They were recognized at the September board meeting for dedication and commitment to Crestwood Schools by their administrators.

 

August Employees of the Month

           

Jennifer Stephens, Teacher       Chuck Burns, Maintenance

 

September Employees of the Month

            

Kristy Jones, Teacher                 Michelle Sweet, Secretary 

Blackboard Alert

 

Blackboard Alert
Conferences

September Conference 2016

 

CMS Parent Teacher Conferences

September 29th, 2016

Blackboard Alert

Good morning. This is Julie Schmidt, Principal of Crestwood Middle School calling with some important reminders for our CMS families.

 

Halloween Carnival

 

FCCLA presents…

 

Crestwood’s Annual

Halloween Carnival


October 24th: 1:00-3:00 pm

Join us at Crestwood High School for an afternoon of fun-filled games, trick-or-treating, costume contest, basket raffle, and so much more!

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Cost is a non-perishable food item

For children 8th grade and under and their families  

 

 

 

Halloween Carnival Flyer Click Here

December Employees of the Month

        

                      

       Kim Marfy,  Middle School Teacher 

        

     Barb Blazek, High School Cook

 

 

Congratulations to Crestwood School's employees for being chosen "Employee of the Month" by the district administrative team.  They were recognized at the December board meeting for dedication and commitment to Crestwood Schools by their administrators.

 

August 24, 2016

Dear Parent/Guardian(s),

One of our most important jobs as educators is to provide a safe and secure learning atmosphere for your children.  In an attempt to ensure that our environment is drug free, we work with the Mantua Police Department and our School Resource Officer to schedule random searches of our building and grounds with drug dogs.  

This morning, while our middle school students were working inside their classrooms, our School Resource Officer, Sergeant Joe Urso and our drug dog, Diablo, searched the building.  As a result, we are pleased to report that our building is drug free.  We have shared with the staff and students what occurred today.  We will be having additional unannounced searches throughout the rest of the school year.

Educating your child in a safe environment is our top priority.  We would like to thank our School Resource Officer, Joe Urso, and his police dog, Diablo, for their assistance.  Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have at jschmidt@crestwoodschools.com, or at 330-357-8204.  

Our faculty and staff look forward to continuing to work to help keep your children safe and secure during school hours.

 

Sincerely,


Julie Schmidt, Principal

Michael Brantley Visits Crestwood Middle School

Cleveland Indian’s outfielder Michael Brantley visited Crestwood Middle School to present the school with a $5000.00 grant from Game Plan for Success.  To enter the contest, schools had to submit a 500-word essay on what their game plan for student success will be for the year.  Mrs. Schmidt submitted and essay about the Crestwood Intensive Care Unit and how our students are learning heros.  CICU is a program for teachers, students and families to work together to ensure that all the needs of the student are met and every assignment is completed.

Crestwood Launches Free App

 

 

Download the official Crestwood Local Schools free app today for access to your school’s news, calendars, push notifications, and much more!

 

 

Update Student Information In Final Forms

Click on the link below for instructions on how to update Final Forms information.

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