Special Events

At CMS, special events happen throughout the year.  They provide fun, entertaining opportunities to showcase our students and their work and extend the learning experience beyond the school building and regular school day.

August

·      Family Meet and Greet Picnic: provides an opportunity for new students to meet returning students

September

·      Overnight trip to Allerton:  this 2 –day trip provides an opportunity for all of the girls to bond with each other; we include educational and just plain fun activities

·      Curriculum Night:  parents meet teachers and get an overview of the coming year, as well as some ideas for ways they can support learning at home

December

·      Winter Concert: we highlight our students’ work in music class, Ensemble and their private musical pursuits

February

·      Forum Week: four days devoted to a special topic that students study in depth together; past topics have included Africa, puppetry and the legal system

·      Open House Meetings:  prospective CMS students and their families visit to learn about the school

April

·      Drama Performance: an evening play performance by the students that is open to the general public; this is a school fundraiser

May

·      Spring Concert: we showcase our students’ work in music class, Ensemble and their private musical pursuits

·      All School Field Trip:  we end our year with a field trip, usually to a nearby state park, for a day of fun and learning as we prepare to say goodbye to our graduates and each other before summer vacation