We hope you are drying out from all the rain but we are sure you agree that it was wonderful to end the weekend with a little sunshine and warmth. We added a few more dates for 8th graders, please make sure to read everything.
We trust everyone received the email from the district where SOMSD invited you to attend a community meeting to discuss the long range facilities & integration plan. Click Here for flyer.
Community Forum Dates*
- Wed. May 30, 7:30pm - Seth Boyden—274 Boyden Ave., Mplw
- Thurs. May 31 7:30pm - Marshall—262 Grove Road, SO
- Wed. June 6, 7:30pm - Board Office — 525 Academy St, Mplw
- Thurs. June 7, 7:30pm - Clinton — 27 Berkshire Road, Mplw
- Weds. June 13, 7:30pm - SOMS — 70 North Ridgewood Road, SO
- Thurs. June 14, 11:00am - Board Office — 525 Academy St, Mplw
DATES TO REMEMBER
5/23 Orchestra Concert 7pm
5/28 Memorial Day - No School
5/29 Choral Concert 7 PM
6th GRADE PARENTS
5/25 Field Trip to the Liberty Science Center
8th GRADE PARENTS
5/22- 5/23 NJSLA TESTING
5/23 CHS Athletics Info Session, 6:30 PM CHS Auditorium
5/30 Tours of CHS, 6-8:30 pm
6/1 8th grade ADULT Fundraiser
6/13 Trip to Frog Bridge
6/19 8th grade Dinner Dance at Maplewood Country Club
6/21 Moving Up Ceremony at MMS (AM ceremony)
8th GRADE FUNDRAISER
Liz Hochberg and Mike Schloff have generously offered to host a fundraising party at their home for all MMS 8th grade parents/guardians (adults only). The event has a suggested donation of $20/person and all funds raised will go toward costs for the dinner dance. Please join us for some cocktails and light food as we celebrate the end of middle school for our 8th graders!
TOURS OF CHS
CHS invites students and their parents/guardians to join members of our CHS student body onWednesday, May 30, from 6-8:30 PM, for tours of our building. These tours are designed for small groups of students and their parents/guardians to walk our building with current students, hear first hand some of our 'tips and tricks' for a smooth transition, and ask any questions they may have to our current students.
CHS ATHLETICS INFOMATION NIGHT
Please join CHS at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, May 23, in the CHS Auditorium for an information session on participating in high school athletics. Columbia HS Athletics and Activities Director Mr. Busichio will present information about high school sports, summer practices, state and district physical examination requirements, and concussion and cardiac protocols and testing. We recommend that you attend withyour student so that you can discuss information about practices, participation, eligibility, etc afterward.
CHS POP UP SHOP
CHS Has asked for us to forward the following information. Volunteers and donations are needed to help senior students find their perfect look at the free CHS prom pop up shop! Clothing donations (new or gently used dresses, suits, shoes, accessories etc) can be dropped off at Gleasons Cleaners, 7 West Parker Avenue in Maplewood. Please click HERE to donate or lend items such as curtains, racks and hangers to make the shop pop! Please click HERE to assist with alterations or as "sales" assistants or stylists (no current senior parents or any students please)! Or please click HERE for information about how to contribute to the CHS senior fund!
FUTURE POLICE ACADEMY
The Maplewood Township Police Department is seeking applicants to participate in the future Police Academy. For more details click here.