Friday, September 25, 2015

Sept 25

Growth Mindset Thinking......

Schoology comes to CBMS- look for info coming in next Friday's Cougar Comments as to how to log on to the parent portal!

CBMS Open Gym on Friday mornings- 7:20AM-7:40AM.  Basketball, Dodge Ball, Running Laps, etc.  The goal is to get bodies in motion and blood flowing!  Open to any and all students who are in the building at that time.  

Proficiency Based Learning Brochure-  If you didn't pick up a hard copy last night, click here to access it electronically.  

News from the CBMS here

Crossett Brook Middle School Picture Day: Wednesday, October 7  Picture Day ID: VJ175045Q0.  Simplify Picture Day by ordering online at No need to send cash or flyer back to school when you order online.

5th Grade Parents- The CBMS Climbing Club will begin its 3rd year with a brief slide show and chance to find out what this activity is all about on Friday, Sept 25th in the library from 2:30-3PM.  5th graders and their parents are welcome. You do not need any equipment or any experience to join - just a spirit of adventure! We'll learn the basics at school, then go the two climbing gyms in the Burlington area, then outdoors in 2016 when warm weather returns.

Stefan Morse, an eighth grader at CBMS is trying to collect non-perishable food for the Waterbury Food Shelf.  He has chose to work with Central VT Gymnastics Academy as a collection site.  Anyone with children 6 and under can do Open Gym this Friday Sept  25th, for just $5.00 if they bring in a non-perishable item to donate.  Open gym is from 10AM-11:30AM at 80 Commercial Drive, Waterbury, VT 05676.

E-Sign Ups for next week's Grades 5 & 6 Fun Night are on this link.  

BAKE SALE tomorrow (9/26): We will be Raising Hope at Hope Davey (9-11AM) & Dac Rowe (10-12AM) on Saturday morning during youth soccer games. Come buy some cookies and support Cookies for Kids' Cancer! Thank you to the many TBPS/CBMS students, families and teachers who have helped with baking this week. We have so many GOOD COOKIES! Can't make it but want to help by giving some "dough?" Contact Madeline at

Volunteers Needed Sunday, October 4th - Change the World Opportunity. Current, past or soon to be Harwood students are all welcome to help! Harwood Boosters Club needs your help to man the water stations for Leaf Peepers Race on Sunday, October 4th.  Check the E-Community Bulletin Board for more info.  

This year's River of Light Lantern Parade will be taking place on Saturday, Dec 5th. This will be the 6th year and we're hoping it's going to be more radiant and joyful than ever. This year's theme is BUGS and we welcome all of you to attend the parade with your home-made lanterns; alternatively you can attend one of our free lantern-making workshops which will be taking place in Waterbury, Stowe and Bolton.  Up to date parade and workshop information is available on our blog:

Upcoming Dates of Note:
  • 2Day- September 25- Climbing Club meeting for grade 5- CBMS library- 2:30-3
  • October 2- Grades 5/6 Fun Night- 7-9PM @ CBMS
  • October 6- Grades 5/6 WWSU Spelling Bee @ CBMS- 8:30AM
  • October 7- School Photo Day
  • October 8- Substance Abuse Workshop for Parents, sponsored by the CBMS PTO.  6:30PM in the CBMS Library.
  • October 12- No School for Students today- Columbus Day
  • October 13- No School for Students today- Staff In-Service
  • October 13- WDSD School Board meeting- 6PM in the CBMS Library

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