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  1. Attendance Matters: at CMS Connection is Key

    Posted on December 10, 2018 - School News

    Building positive relationships is a key component of the district-wide attempt to improve attendance and address chronic absenteeism. At China Middle School, fostering stronger connections with students and families has been the core component of their strategy. For obstacles such as illness and injuries, the school nurse contacts families with the goal of keeping communication… Read More

  2. Author Visit from Lynn Plourde

    Posted on December 3, 2018 - School News

    CMS students had the opportunity to enjoy an author visit on November 29th from Maine Author, Lynn Plourde. Students listened and participated in her discussion about her first Middle School book that she had written called Maxi’s Secrets. The presentation was funded by the CMS PTO and The Onion Foundation. After the visit, the kids… Read More

  3. China to China

    Posted on November 27, 2018 - School News

    CMS science teacher Ron Maxwell has been teaching in China for the last 20 years.  China, Maine, of course. This was still a great source of amusement for his students when his path led him to Shanghai, China to teach an immersion program this past summer. The trip came about when a friend who’d taught… Read More

  4. KV Congratulations

    Posted on October 26, 2018 - School News

    Congratulations to our band and chorus students who traveled to Warsaw Middle School to audition for the Kennebec Valley Music Festival! These students came to the music room before and after school to work on challenging audition pieces. We are so proud of these kids for their hard work and their dedication to making music.

  5. China PTO News

    Posted on October 9, 2018 - School News

    China Maine Craft Show Sponsored by The China PTO Saturday, November 3, 2018 China Middle School 9am-2pm Once again as part of the PTO sponsored China Maine Craft Show, we will be having Homeroom Basket Raffle. This is one of the biggest fundraisers of the year and funds raised from the raffle help fund extra… Read More

  6. What a Wonderful Day for the Common Ground Fair

    Posted on October 4, 2018 - School News

    By Sue Maroon On Friday, September 21, 2018, a large number of very excited fifth and sixth-grade students from China Middle School and their parents traveled to the Common Ground Fair in Unity, Maine. Some of the popular events the students visited were the Sheep Dog demonstrations, stone working, bunny house, children’s area, and many… Read More

  7. CMS School News

    Posted on October 2, 2018 - School News

    *Tomorrow, Oct. 3rd, MGMC will provide our annual Flu Clinic for CPS/CMS students. The expected start time is approx. 8:30 AM. They request students wear a short sleeve top to receive their vaccine. If you would like your child to have the Flu shot, but have not had a chance to fill out the form… Read More

  8. It’s Socktober for CMS JMG.

    Posted on October 2, 2018 - School News

    JMG and Bar Harbor Bank and Trust are partnering again this year for Socktober.  We are collecting NEW pairs of socks that will support the Maine Children’s Home Christmas Project.  Socks are being collected at BHBT in China and at CMS.  A box is set up near the main entrance.  Thanks for your support! Socktober… Read More

  9. China PTO News:

    Posted on September 13, 2018 - School News

    ● PTO meetings will be the first Thursday of the month at 6pm, in the CMS Library, all year. ● Join our new FB Group to stay up to date with PTO events, meetings, and volunteer needs. Find us at: For those parents who would like to attend the meetings, but are not able… Read More

  10. Toastmasters creates confident communicators at CMS JMG

    Posted on June 11, 2018 - School News

    By: Dawna Jean Turchon, President-Kennebec Valley Toastmasters Ryan Sweeney JMG Specialist-China Middle School Eighth-grade JMG students at CMS participated in a four-session program called Speechcrafters offered by Toastmasters International, a non-profit organization that provides a supportive and positive learning experience where members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and… Read More

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