Thursday, August 25, 2016

August 26

Hard Copy Packets will coming home via the "BackPack Express" on School Day 1, and will contain info on School Photo Day, PowerSchool log-in information, health forms, free and reduced lunch information, etc.  Thanks in advance for attending to any forms that need to be reviewed, signed, and returned in a timely manner!

TBPS is still looking for a cook.  If interested, contact Erika Dolan at edolan@wwsu.org

Beginning Band- want to sign your child up?  Check out the link on the CBMS Homepage!

From our Athletic Director Stephen Larock: Information on CBMS Soccer for 7th and 8th Graders- click here

16/17 Bus Routes can be accessed at this link.

16/17 Music calendar - click here.

E-Bus Note- click here

E-Absence Noticeclick here

The Y Pod, the CBMS after-school program coordinated by the Y, opens on the first day of school- Monday, August 29th. To register your child, see the link on the CBMS Homepage. Questions can be directed to director Marc Grimes at mgrimes@wwsu.org

Fall Sports
  • Grades 1-6 Soccer- check out this link.
  • CBMS Grades 7-8 Soccer- Be on the lookout for an e-mail soon from CBMS Athletic Director Stephen LaRock which will contain details on the upcoming season. 
  • Grades 7-8 Cross Country and Field Hockey (in conjuction with HUMS)- parent/athlete meeting in the HU auditorium on Tuesday, August 30th at 5:30PM.  

16/17 Bus Routes can be accessed at this link.

Ponderable:Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” Albert Einstein

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Upcoming Dates of Note:
  • August 29th- First Day of School for all CBMS students- 7:45AM, with dismissal at 2:30PM
  • August 30th- Middle School Fall Sports Meeting for x-country and field hockey- 5:30PM in the HU auditorium.
  • September 1st- Team Titan potluck- 5PM @ Hope Davey Park

Thursday, August 18, 2016

August 19

"Start of School Packets" will be coming home in the backpack express on the first day of school.

The Y Pod, the CBMS after-school program coordinated by the Y, opens on the first day of school- Monday, August 29th.  To register your child, see the link on the CBMS Homepage.  Questions can be directed to director Marc Grimes at mgrimes@wwsu.org 

The Cougar Cafe menu, as well as other info such as electronic payment of lunch bills, can be accessed on the Cougar Cafe website.  

Looking for guitar donations!  Molly Dubois is the new general music and chorus teacher at CBMS, and she would love to incorporate some guitar instruction into the music curriculum. Do you have a guitar sitting unused in your closet or attic? Please consider donating it to the music program .  To arrange pickup, or for questions, contact me at mdubois@wwsu.org or 595-3956.  The fine print: Broken/missing strings are fine! No case necessary.  If you have questions about repairs beyond the strings, email or call me and we can discuss.
16/17 Music calendar is now finalized - click here.

E-Bus Note- click here

E-Absence Noticeclick here

Fall Sports
  • Grades 1-6 Soccer- check out this link.
  • CBMS Grades 7-8 Soccer- Be on the lookout for an e-mail soon from CBMS Athletic Director Stephen LaRock which will contain details on the upcoming season. 
  • Grades 7-8 Cross Country and Field Hockey (in conjuction with HUMS)- parent/athlete meeting in the HU auditorium on Tuesday, August 30th at 5:30PM.  

16/17 Bus Routes can be accessed at this link.
SAVE THE DATE - Sun. Aug. 28 - 5th Anniversary of Irene
  • Flood Downtown Waterbury with people!
  • Friends and neighbors ~ young and old
  • Gather on the State Complex Horseshoe Lawn, 1-3 p.m.
  • Bring a picnic or grab a bite and brew in town
  • Community portrait at 3:00 (location TBA)
  • More details in next week’s Record, on WDEV and Front Porch Forum
  • (No shovels needed!)

Upcoming Dates of Note:
  • August 24th - New Student Orientation for all 5th graders and new-to-CBMS 6th, 7th, and 8th graders - 5:30PM-6:30PM, in the Cougar Cafetorium
  • August 25th- Team Prodigy potluck- 5PM @ CBMS
  • August 29th- First Day of School for all CBMS students- 7:45AM, with dismissal at 2:30PM
  • August 30th- Middle School Fall Sports Meeting for x-country and field hockey- 5:30PM in the HU auditorium.
  • September 1st- Team Titan potluck- 5PM @ Hope Davey Park

Friday, August 5, 2016

August 5

The CBMS Website is the place to go for info on:
  • Supply Lists for all core teams and PE
  • 16-17 School Calendar
  • Cougar Cafe menus (Aug-Sept will be online soon)
  • Y Pod (CBMS after school program) registration form
  • E-bus note form (no need to send hard copy notes!)
  • And more...bookmark this site!

Hard Copy Packets
 will coming home via the "BackPack Express" on School Day 1, and will contain info on School Photo Day, PowerSchool log-in information, health forms, free and reduced lunch information, etc.  Thanks in advance for attending to any forms that need to be reviewed, signed, and returned in a timely manner!

16/17 Music calendar is now finalized - click here.

Fall Sports
  • Grades 1-6 Soccer- check out this link.
  • CBMS Grades 7-8 Soccer- Be on the lookout for an e-mail soon from CBMS Athletic Director Stephen LaRock which will contain details on the upcoming season. 
  • Grades 7-8 Cross Country and Field Hockey (in conjuction with HUMS)- parent/athlete meeting in the HU auditorium on Tuesday, August 30th at 5:30PM.  

16/17 Bus Routes are coming soon at this link.

Waterbury-Duxbury School District has a 1 year vacancy for a Food Service Cook. This position is for the 2016-17 school year only. Starting date is August 22nd. This is a 35 hour/week position, 5 days/week when school is in session plus additional training and/or meeting times as requested or required.  Salary is hourly and based on experience.  Job requires large scale of nutritious food preparation, inventory management, record keeping, cleaning, receiving and stocking products, Farm to School outreach, and be able to maintain a high level of customer service to students, staff, parents and community members at all times.  Candidates must be able to: work in a high-pressure environment; have prior cooking experience; be able to maintain Federal and State laws and regulations regarding food safety, food handling and health procedures; work as part of a team; lift 50 lbs; be able to stand for a whole shift. The ideal candidate would have interest in Farm to School Programs and a passion to cook healthy meals to students in grades preschool through 8th grade. Apply via SchoolSpring.com or by submitting cover letter, resume and 3 reference letters to the attention of:

Erika Dolan c/o CBMS
5672 Vt. Rte. 100
Duxbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-6100
or by e-mail at
edolan@wwsu.org

Upcoming Dates of Note:
  • August 24th - New Student Orientation for all 5th graders and new-to-CBMS 6th, 7th, and 8th graders - 5:30PM-6:30PM, in the Cougar Cafetorium
  • August 25th- Team Prodigy potluck- 5PM @ CBMS
  • August 29th- First Day of School for all CBMS students- 7:45AM, with dismissal at 2:30PM
  • August 30th- Middle School Fall Sports Meeting for x-country and field hockey- 5:30PM in the HU auditorium.
  • September 1st- Team Titan potluck- 5PM @ Hope Davey Park