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Students Who Attend Afterschool Programs.....

Students Who Attend After School Programs.....
     "Attending afterschool programs can improve students' academic performance.  A national evaluation found that over 40 percent of students attending 21st Century Community Learning Center Programs improved their reading and math grades and that those who attended more regularly were more likely to make gains.  Students who attended afterschool programs have also shown that they benefit socially and have a higher school day attendance rate." (Naftzer et. al, 2007) 

     After school programming will begin on Tuesday, August 22nd.  The Middle school Program begins at 3:25and wraps up at 6:00 pm.  Programming days are Monday through Thursday.   We also offer academic assistance on early out Fridays.  Besides having the option of a nutritious snack, students are given the choice of which activities they are going to participate in.  The main focus of the program can be summed up by thinking S.T.E.A.M. This stands for Scienc…

CMS Science Camp Spots Available

CMS Science Camp Spots Available
     Chadron Middle School  Summer Science Camp has openings in Week 2 Medical Technologies June 5th-10th from 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.  Students will learn about laparoscopic surgery, Physical Therapy, Orthopedics, Biomedical Engineering and more.  Forms are available at the office or click on the link below to print your own.  Please Return by Monday, May 22nd.

CMS Summer Science Camp Registration 2017


Summer Science Camp Registrations

Summer Science Camp Registration
     Well students and Parents, the time has come to start preparations for summer science camp.  This year at the middle school students in current grades 5th-7th will have the opportunity to learn about Wearable Technologies and Medical Technologies.  Any students interested can pick up a registration form at the office or call 308.432.0508.  

Cat Club with a Real Cat

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Tonight at After School Program Teri from Dawes County Extension taught us about cat personalities, or felinealities, and how to make our very own cat toys. Staff member Josh is sitting here with the cat that Teri brought to play with the toys that the students made.
Students learned what types of cats make great family pets among others. students in the photo to the left are shown listening to Teri.
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Here are the activities happening at After School Program for the week of March 20th. As always, check the whiteboard outside room 103 for an changes or extra activities. We hope to see you here!
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On Tuesday, the After School Program visited the Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center at Chadron State College and learned about ranching and the cattle trails of the American West. We also had a lesson in branding and the brand registration process.

Schedule For This Week 1-23-17 Through 1-27-17

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Frozen Bubbles In -6 F

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Frozen bubbles at CMSASP.   What else could you do when it is this cold?
 Each bubbles begins to instantly freeze.  Some bubbles last up to 30 seconds!
 When they burst, They look like falling snow.
I suggest you give this a try.  It is not a typical winter activity.