Cedartown Middle School News

Early Dismissal Change 12/17

Dr. Hunter has announced that schools will release early on Wednesday, December 17th due to flu and flu-like symptoms throughout the county. CMS car riders will be dismissed at 12:00 followed by bus riders at 12:15. Plans to continue learning with teachers' online classrooms will be shared with students and parents. Schools will be closed on Thursday and Friday (December 18-19).

Christmas break will continue until January 2nd. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday!

Congratulations Hayden!

Cedartown Middle School has their FIRST District Honor Band Member! Hayden Zeabeau tried out and made the District Honor "B" Band.  Hayden is the first ever middle school band member from Cedartown to make District Honor Band while still in Middle School.

Students have to pass several tests to get into district honor band.   Hayden needed to play the four major scales from memory, two are two octaves.  He then needed to play his chromatic scale, which is two octaves.  Followed by an etude and sight-reading a short piece.  Mr. Gossett and all of CMS is very proud of Hayden and hope he is the first of many.   


UPDATED: 8th Grade iPad Verification News


Attention 8th grade parents! Thank you for your partnership with Polk School District and Apple Inc. to allow your child to use a school-issued iPad. We have resent the iPad verification email to households that have not yet verified their account. Please look for the email titled Apple ID for Students—Parent/Guardian Information from Apple Inc.

Please email lrose@polk.k12.ga.us from the email account you have provided for this verification process if you have still not received your verification email. NOTE: Please check your spam and junk mail!

Click the red VIEW ALL button at the bottom of this news announcement to access step-by-step instructions to complete this process. This email verification must take place in order for your child to use an iPad, even if your child is over 13. 

If you have any questions or need help with this verification process, please feel free to stop by or call CMS at 770-749-8850. 

CMS Band Rocks Cedartown Christmas Parade 12/4



8th Grade Ad Deadline is Being Extended till the New Year

Need more time to get pictures together? Want to find the perfect messages for your soon to be high school student? Take your time and get it perfect. CMS has extended the deadline until next year for 8th grade ads.

MyON Minutes Matter: November Winners

Congratulations to our MyON Reader challenge winners for November. Students earned one entry for gift card drawings with every hour of reading.   

Students who meet the monthly reading goal from November through April will be eligible for a field trip in May. The next drawing is January 5th! Let's get the whole school reading!

CMS Launches Writing Initiative!

To prepare for the Georgia Milestones Assessment and to raise the level of rigor in all classrooms, CMS has launched a year-long writing initiative. Students will write in all content areas with each department having a specific day each week to have students convey understanding and apply knowledge through writing. Take a look at the slideshow below to see the early phases of this initiative within the classrooms of CMS!


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