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By BPS Webmaster on Monday, December 04, 2017
We have our annual library fundraiser Book Fair running from Monday, December 18th through Friday, December 22nd. Authors' Writing Workshops with 6th and 7th grades throughout the day!
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Chenery Green Team: Newsletter, November 2017
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, November 03, 2017
We are pleased to welcome three new parents/guardians to this year’s Chenery School Advisory Council (S.A.C.): April Edrington, Amelia Newbury, Shari Brezinsky.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Sponsored by the Belmont Habitat Education Center and Wildlife Sanctuary event on Sunday, November 05, 2017 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, October 19, 2017
BHS Haunted House: Belmont High School will again be offering their annual “Haunted House” on Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 4:30-8:30pm.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, October 06, 2017
Beginning Monday, October 9th, you will have the opportunity to schedule Parent-Teacher Conferences online. Each conference is 20 minutes long.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, September 22, 2017
Curriculum Night: The Chenery PTO will be hosting our annual “Back to School” Curriculum Nights on Wednesday, September 27 for the Lower School and Tuesday, October 3 for the Upper School.  Your child will be bringing home a schedule next week.  We hope to see as many of you there as possible!
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, September 07, 2017
Jazz Band auditions will be held from Sept. 11TH-13TH in the band room.
Chenery Winds will be holding auditions from Sept 19-26 in the band room. All students in grades 6-8 who play a band instrument are encouraged to audition.
By BPS Webmaster on Saturday, September 02, 2017
I hope that this communication finds you enjoying your summer vacation. While we are all preparing for the start of a new year, it is my hope that you are also finding ways of squeezing out the last few drops of summer. I have enjoyed seeing teachers back in the building in the last few days of summer. In my opinion schools are at their best when they are full of people and energy, so I welcome both you and your children back for a new year. I write with a few updates on the work we are focusing on during this quiet summer time.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Our student council has scheduled tours on the following dates for all students new to Chenery Middle School (including the incoming 5th grade students). TOURS: Tours are “drop-in” and will be ongoing during the times listed below.  We will have signs posted as you enter and you can feel free to check in at the main office with any questions. We will also host a “Social” for new students (grades 6th through 8th only)
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Department Of Visual and Performing Arts happy to inform that we have hired Sara Carson as our new Chorus Director at CMS.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, June 20, 2017

There is still some space available for the Belmont Summer Enrichment! We offer a variety of classes that will be sure to peak the interest of your child.

Session 1: July 3, 5 - 7 and July 10 - 13

Session 2: July 17 - 20 and July 24 - 27

Register Online here

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, June 13, 2017

This morning a team of electricians from Driscoll Electric and Power Products Incorporated were on site, in conjunction with our Fire Department and Facilities Department.  Several tests were conducted of the back-up generator and all of them passed successfully.  As we are now able to confirm that our back-up generator and transfer switches are within the state safety regulations, we have received permission from the Fire Department to open school tomorrow.  Therefore, school will be in session tomorrow, Wednesday, June 14th for all Chenery students.

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, May 23, 2017
W.L. CHENERY MIDDLE SCHOOL PARENT/GUARDIAN NEWSLETTER Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - Wednesday, June 7, 2017

5/23 (T) 6:30pm Parent Forum: Safe Schools Program on “Gender Identity and Expression in the Classroom” in the Chenery Auditorium 5/24 (W) 8:00am Grade 5: Depart for Camp Jewell Environmental...
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Planning time on the Cape, the Coast of Maine, Block Island or at any coastal destination this summer?  Join us for a special presentation on oceans and climate change and add a new element of discovery and meaning to your vacation. Wednesday, May 31 @ 7:00pm Chenery Auditorium.

By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, May 11, 2017
Chenery Middle School presents ANNIE The Musical on Thursday, Friday, Saturday May 18, 19 & 20 @7pm in the CMS Auditorium. Tickets are now on sale at Champions in Belmont Center, and available online.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, May 05, 2017
Parent/Guardian Newsletter. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - Tuesday, April 11, 2017
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, May 05, 2017
Parent/Guardian Newsletter. Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - Tuesday, April 25, 2017
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, May 05, 2017
Parent/Guardian Newsletter. Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - Wednesday, May 17, 2017
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, May 05, 2017
The Belmont Junior Marauder Football Program would like to announce the registration period for the fall 2017 season has begun. The registration period will end May 25, 2017, and the program will not be accepting players after that date.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, May 05, 2017
Monday, June 19th -8th Grade Class Party; Wed, June 21st (Last Day of School) - 8th Grade “Moving Up” Ceremony
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, April 13, 2017
The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Safe Schools Program will provide this 90-minute forum for parents. Chenery Middle School Auditorium, Tuesday, May 23 from 6:30-8:00 pm
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 20, 2017

Parent/Guardian Newsletter. Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - Tuesday, March 28, 2017

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 20, 2017
On March 28th in the Burbank Elementary Cafetorium, the Belmont After School Enrichment Collaborative (BASEC) will be hosting another free parent lecture.
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, March 09, 2017
We may need parent volunteers, especially male chaperones.
If you are volunteering to chaperone please return this form by Friday, March 17.
By April 7, all volunteers will be notified via email of their chaperone status.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, March 07, 2017

he Results for the Boston Globe Scholastic Art Awards are in! The following Chenery students have been given the following awards in the competition...

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, March 07, 2017

The Chenery math team participated in the MathCounts Metro Chapter competition and reached the third place out of 20+ school teams. They have advanced to the state level competition in early March.

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, March 07, 2017
If Grade 8 students have an interest in Minuteman High School or have not yet applied, now is the time to do so.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Parent/Guardian Newsletter. Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - Tuesday, March 14, 2017
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, February 16, 2017
Chenery Middle School Parent/Guardian Newsletter. Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Best wishes to everyone for an enjoyable February Vacation.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, February 15, 2017
The Grade 5 Music model will undergo the most extensive change from its existing model.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, February 15, 2017
The Grade 5 Environmental Camp parent information session with YMCA Camp Jewell School Retreat Coordinator Rich Krudner scheduled for Monday, 2/27/2017 @ 7:00pm in the Chenery Middle School Auditorium.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, February 10, 2017

The presentation from the Parent Night as well as documents for the Course Selection Process 2017-18 is available on the BHS website: www.belmont.k12.ma.us/bps/bhs/Departments/Guidance/Course-Selection

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, January 30, 2017
On the 9th of February at 6:30-8:00pm in the Chenery Middle School, the Belmont After School Enrichment Collaborative (BASEC) will be hosting its second free parent lecture of the year.
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, January 26, 2017
The Department of Visual and Performing Arts is excited to announce our plans for the Grade 7/8 Musical this spring – our production of ANNIE, which will run May 18-20 at CMS.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Thursday, January 26 @ 7-8:30pm, CMS Auditorium. Tickets are available for purchase at Moozy’s (corner of Belmont and Trapelo), Champions (Belmont Center), and the night of the show. Students may also purchase tickets directly from Mr. Dyer at CMS in room 117.

By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Friday, January 27  @ 7:00-8:00pm – FREE EVENT and FREE HOT CHOCOLATE. Belmont Rink – 301 Concord Ave, Belmont MA. Bring your own skates!

By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Yearbook staff invites students, teachers and parents to submit photos for the yearbook. Email us your photos: cheneryyearbook@gmail.com. The last day to submit your photos is Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Teacher Treat Week is on Monday, February 6th-10th.  Mark Your calendars!
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, January 12, 2017
  • 1/13/2017 (F) All Day CMS Student Council: Chenery/Belmont/Boston Spirit Day
  • 1/16/2017 (M) All Day No School: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
  • 1/16/2017 (M) 9:00-11:00am MLK Community Breakfast at Belmont High School
  • 1/18/2017 (W) All Day CMS Student Council: Anti-Bullying Orange Shirt Day
  • 1/18/2017 (W) 6:30pm Parent Presentation: “Navigating the Cyber World”
  • 1/19/2017 (Th) 7:00pm CMS Fine & Performing Arts: Honors Chamber Concert
  • 1/27/2017 (F) 7:00pm CMS Student Council: Ice Skating Night
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, January 06, 2017

The winter session of the Chenery PTO Clubs begins on Monday, January 23.  Clubs generally meet once a week after school for one hour, however a handful do have slightly different schedules.  Most clubs run for 8 weeks for the winter session. Registration opens on Tuesday, January 10 at 7 am.

By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, December 22, 2016
Please join us in a Community Conversation about the Town of Belmont’s Opioid Needs Assessment. Tuesday, January 10, 2017 from 2:30pm – 4:00pm. Board of Selectmen Meeting Room, Belmont Town Hall, 455 Concord Avenue, Belmont
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, December 22, 2016
Best wishes to all of you for a joyful holiday season. Whether you are celebrating Solstice, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or none of the above my hope for all of you is for a rejuvenating vacation with family and friends.  If you are traveling for the holidays I ask only that you return to us safely.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, December 12, 2016
We are pleased to enclose an overview of our school’s “report card.”
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, December 12, 2016
The CMS Food Drive ends on Friday, December 16th!  
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, December 12, 2016

We have our annual library fundraiser Book Fair running from Monday, December 12th through Monday, December 19th. Book Fair hours are Monday – Thursday 8am – 6pm, Friday 8am-2:30 and Monday the 19th 8am-12 noon.

By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, November 30, 2016
We are proud of the 17 Grade 8 students who recently spent their ½ day volunteering at “Cradles to Crayons,” a local nonprofit organization dedicated to providing essential items to children living in homeless or low-income situations.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, November 30, 2016
During this holiday season the Belmont DPW will offer extra options for cardboard recycling. On the first Saturdays of December, January and February from 9:00am –noon, residents can drop off their cardboard at the Town Yard, 37 C Street.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tryouts are scheduled for the week of 12/5/16, with details to follow.  All boys will have three days of evaluations before the first roster cut is announced.

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Join us for a fun afternoon out at the Parents' Mix & Mingle organized by the Boston Belmont Friends Group (BBFG). BBFG is a Chenery PTO committee created with the goal of improving connections between our Boston and Belmont families. Sunday, November 20th, 2:30-5:30 PM.

By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, November 03, 2016
The Belmont High School Ski team’s annual Ski & Snowboard Sale is taking place on Saturday, November 5th, from 10:00 – 2:00 pm at the Belmont High School cafeteria.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, November 02, 2016
The 7th annual library fundraiser book fair will be on Monday, Dec. 12th – Friday, Dec. 16th.
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, October 27, 2016
This club is open to 8th graders only and will meet on eight Thursdays from 2;30-3:30.  The first meeting is Thursday, Oct. 27th, in Ms. Zmijewski’s room 329
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, October 14, 2016

PTO Basketball Club, Student Council events, PTO events, Upper School Halloween Dance, and more

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Thoughtful donations could be tissues, paper bags, newspapers, fabric, gallon size Ziploc bags, and Clorox wipes. In addition, helping with taking down art work, hanging art shows, press releases, and PR for shows (making calls and connections) would be very helpful.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, October 03, 2016

The Chenery Middle School will be registering for parent/teacher conferences. The registration process for parents opens online on Thursday, October 13th.

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Welcome back to another school year at CMS! The Chenery Student Council puts on various school events throughout the year. Mark your calendars for some upcoming events. DC Trip, Package Deal, and more...

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, September 19, 2016
“Coffee with the Principal” events are opportunities to meet with Mr. McAllister in an informal setting to discuss the ideas that are most pressing to you.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, September 14, 2016
The Boston Belmont Friends Group (BBFG) @ Chenery invites you to our Welcome Back Open House before the School Curriculum Nights.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, August 05, 2016
Chenery Middle School has been recognized by Best Buddies International as the “Outstanding Middle School Chapter” worldwide for the 2015-2016 academic year! 
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, July 25, 2016

Registration is held on the dates below in our Large Community Room and is a first-come, first-served schedule. 

  • August 17th 8:30 – 12:30 (tours will be provided) 
  • August 24th 8:30 – 12:00 (tours will be provided)
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, June 09, 2016

For your summer reading pleasure, we are sharing a list of some favorite books and authors suggested by teachers and students. Reviewed by librarians at Chenery Middle School and Belmont Public Library, these titles and authors are recommendations, not requirements. You are expected to read 3 books over the summer and to keep a list of the titles. The choice of reading material is up to you and your parent

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Grade 5 Parent Curriculum Review Night, BASEC Parent Lecture Series, Grades 7/8 Chorus/Orchestra Concert, Team Photo Day,  CMS Courtyard Celebration of the Arts.

By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, March 31, 2016
Student Council New, Box Tops, Technology Engineering and BC Trip.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Below are the dates for this spring's PARCC and MCAS testing sessions:

  • ELA--4/26, 4/28, 4/29 
  • MATH--5/2, 5/3, 5/5, 5/6 (GRADE 5 ONLY) 
  • SCIENCE MCAS (GRADES 5 and 8 ONLY)--5/10, 5/12

All testing begins at the start of each day.

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 07, 2016
The theme is “Spring Into Summer Reading”. This event is scheduled for Thursday, April 14th, from 3:00-6:00 pm in the CMS cafeteria.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 07, 2016
A Grade 6 Social, Staff vs. Student Basketball Game, Dress Up, Dress Down College Spirit Day.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, January 25, 2016
  • Auditions will be on Monday, January 25th, and Tuesday, January 26th, from 3:30-6:00 pm
  • All students must sign up for a time outside room 144 in order to audition. 
  • Before the audition, students should visit the theater website: cmstheater.weebly.com to view the audition packet and to fill out the conflict and parent signature form.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, January 11, 2016

It’s that time of year when people make resolutions. Some of the most common being- lose weight, eat healthy, get organized and save money. A few tips.

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, January 11, 2016
4th annual CMS Talent Show is Thursday, Jan. 28th, from 7:00-9:00 pm. for Chenery students.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Clothing line, Box top update, Taking stand against Bullying, Lost and Found items

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, December 15, 2015
The 8th grade parent night will be on Wednesday, January 6th from 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM starting out in the BHS auditorium. We will also have a representative from Minuteman Technical High School in attendance to answer any questions you may have about their program.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 30, 2015

Book Fair Is Coming! Monday, Dec 7, 11-6 PM, Tues.-Thurs. Dec 8-10 8 AM - 6 PM and Friday, Dec. 11, 8-11 AM

By BPS Webmaster on Friday, November 20, 2015
A meet and greet discussion with the CMS school counselors for this special forum Wednesday, December 9th at 9:30 a.m. in the Chenery large community room.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, November 20, 2015
Are you a singer? Musician? Magician? Dancer? Performer?

The 4th Annual CMS Talent Show is coming up and we are looking for student acts to audition. Individual acts and group numbers are both welcome.

Auditions are on Wednesday, December 2 and the sign up sheet is in the upper school office. 

...
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 16, 2015

So far Chenery has raised $503.30 in Box Tops! Our goal this year is $2,000. The next collection date for homerooms is this Wednesday, November 18th. Please support student council and send in Box Tops!

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 09, 2015
Burbank School is looking for volunteers for their Fall Clean-Up. Fall Clean-Up to take place on Sunday, Nov. 15th, from 1:00-4:00 pm.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 09, 2015

To be held on Monday, Nov. 23rd, from 6:00-7:00 pm in the CMS auditorium. Guest speaker is Jamie Klufts, Prevention and Education Coordinator, The Middlesex Partnerships for Youth.

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 09, 2015

If you are planning on applying for private schools for your child for the 2016-2017 school year, please note that the private school application process has begun.

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 02, 2015
Showcase Day for Grade 8 Students at Minuteman is scheduled for Thursday, November 12th. Interested students should return their signed permission slips no later than Thursday, November 5th. Parent Workshop “Navigating The Cyber World” on Monday, Nov. 23rd, from 6:00-7:00 pm in CMS Auditorium. BHS Ski Team Annual Ski & Snowboard Sale. Chenery Lost and Found
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, October 16, 2015
- Available to order now until October 29th – All students and families can check out the clothing line online.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, October 16, 2015
Check out the 2015-16 Student Council Activities Calendar. Donate old Legos.
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Dr. Lisa Machoian, EdD, October 20th, 7-9 PM, Chenery Middle School Auditorium.
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, September 18, 2015

Information about Chenery Clubs and Activities. No School on Wednesday, Sept. 23rd, 2015

By BPS Webmaster on Friday, September 11, 2015
Chenery Student Council is sponsoring Unity Day on Wednesday, September 16
By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

We are excited to see you soon!  Please take careful note of the following information with special attention to information regarding dismissal from school.

By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Registration is for students who did not attend Belmont Public Schools last year and plan to attend this fall or have moved into Belmont and will attend BPS this fall. Wednesday, August 12th OR Wednesday, August 19th, 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

By BPS Webmaster on Friday, July 10, 2015

Families new to CMS can register their incoming students on Wednesday, August 12 or Wednesday, August 19 at the school. Registration hours are 8:30-1:00.

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Report cards for students in grades 6, 7, and 8 are now posted to Edline.

By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, July 07, 2015
All students are to read over the summer in preparation for the start of the new school year. Teachers selected these books to interest students and to enrich their literary background. Belmont Public Library and area bookstores will receive copies of these lists.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, May 26, 2015
  • Monday, June 8th, 2015 from 5:00-6:30 pm (rain or shine – performances start at 5:20) in the Chenery courtyard.
  • Meet the courtyard students and artists and musical performances by the Bellaires and Chenery students. 
  • Refreshments will be served. 
  • Sponsored by the Chenery Middle School and Mass. Audubon’s Habitat Intergenerational Program.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, May 25, 2015

Last PTO meeting, Chorus and Orchestra Concert, upcoming events

By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Place an order today to receive your 148 page, hardcover yearbook featuring photo memories of the 2014-2015 school year. The yearbook is priced at $25.00. There are two ways to order a yearbook. year. The yearbook is priced at $25.00. There are two ways to order a yearbook. Order Online or Order in Homeroom
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, April 16, 2015
This spirit day will be Friday, April 17th. Wear green in honor of Mother Earth. Earth Day is officially April 22nd.
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, April 16, 2015
Will resume meetings on Tuesdays from 2:30-3:15 beginning on April 28th.
By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, April 16, 2015
How Did We Get So Afraid For Our Kids; A Hilarious Talk With Free-Range Founder Lenore Skenezy on Monday, April 27th 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, CMS Auditorium
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 30, 2015

We are thrilled to be hosting our first annual Chenery Middle School-METCO Art Show in Boston this year.  Please find the details in the invitation here. 

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 30, 2015

Pedometers from Student Council.  Ferry Beach.  7th Grade Bingo. “Pennies for Patients”. Lost and Found.

By BPS Webmaster on Monday, March 16, 2015
Belmont Public Library & Shakespeare, 7th & 8th Grade Girl’s Group, Student Council 6th Grade Social, Raffle to Support Belmont Schools.
By BPS Webmaster on Monday, February 09, 2015
CMS Upper School Math Team Meet, Unity Day Raising Respect: Take a Stand Against Bullying, Lost & Found, Instrumental Symphonic Concert, Raffle to Support Belmont Schools.
By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Cast & Crew of Charlie Brown, Talent Show, DC Parent Meetings, Junior District Auditions
By BPS Webmaster on Friday, January 16, 2015
  • Rob Buyea, author of Because of Mr. Terupt, will visit with the 6th grade on January 20th and 23rd.
  • The PTO Skateboard Club is back! Students will be designing and building their own skateboards. Also the Wood Creation Club for students who enjoy building with wood.
  •  PTO Club registration is open until January 19th and can be done online at the PTO website.
  • 7th & 8th Graders: Community service hours for quarters 1 and 2 are due. Log in quickly and easily to the google form available on yhour edline page. Any questions, see Mr. Weldai.
  • Student acts that are a part of the talent show will have two dress rehearsals for the show....January 26th and 28th. Details to follow.
  • Reminder to students auditioning for the Spring Musical to download the audition packet. Auditions begin on Tuesday, Jan. 20th.
  • By BPS Webmaster on Friday, January 16, 2015
    February DC Parent Meetings, Box Tops, Talent Show, Lower School Ice Skating, Cheetah Grants, Watch Frozen on the big screen, Wear Orange and Take Stand, Upcoming February Events.
    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, January 12, 2015
    Cheney Staff Appreciation "Treat Week"  starts Monday!
    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, January 12, 2015
    • Reminder to students that workshops and auditions for the Spring Musical will begin on Monday, Jan. 12th. Please log onto cmsartsandmusic.weebly.com for detailed information and to sign up for the show. The show is open to students in grades 6-8. Tech Crew applications will be made available later this month.
    • Ferry Beach informational meeting for grade 5 parents is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 15, from 7:00 – 8:00 pm in the Chenery auditorium.
    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, December 19, 2014

    The Lower School Karaoke Event will be held on Tuesday, January 6th, from 2:35-3:35 in the CMS cafeteria. Tickets are available during lunch.

    7th and 8th Graders: Tryouts for the talent show for ALL performers and MC’s has been moved to Wednesday, January 7th at 2:30. Sign up for audition time in the upper school office.

    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, December 17, 2014
    Parents of children who will enroll in Belmont High School’s Class of 2018 next September are invited to attend an Open House at 6:30PM – 8:20PM on January 8, 2015 in the Auditorium of Belmont High School.
    By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, December 02, 2014
    Cannot Make It to the In-School Book Fair This Week: Online orders available now through Friday, December 5 at 11:00 a.m. The online book fair has more books to offer than the in-school Book Fair.
    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, November 24, 2014
    CHENERY REMINDERS

    Report cards for students in grades 6 - 8 have posted to Edline. If you have any questions about your student's grade please contact his or her teacher.  

    The Chenery PTO would like to thank all of the Chenery families who participated in this year’s Genevieve’s...
    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, November 21, 2014
    • Trivia Night,
    • 5 & 6 Grade Karaoke,
    • Box Tops,
    • CMS Spirit Days,
    • Talent Show,
    • Old Legos wanted
    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, November 13, 2014
    We need your help to fund PTO projects like classroom enrichment, scholarships for the Washington DC and Ferry Beach trips, and classroom stipends, just to name a few. The PTO has a direct impact on the educational experience of each Chenery student, but we can’t do it alone.
    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, October 17, 2014

    Once again, the Chenery Middle School will be registering parent/teacher conferences online.

     

    Registration for all conferences opens on Monday, October 20th.

    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, October 10, 2014
    • From the Clinic.
    • 5th and 6th Grade Book Club at Belmont Public Library.
    • The Chenery Cinema. Chenery Gear.
    • PTO 5th Grade and New Family Pasta Dinner.
    • Belmont Boosters Drive.
    • The October Best Buddies event.
    • PTO Survey.
    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, September 12, 2014

    Math team, Jazz band, Chamber Singers, Theater and other team meetings schedule.

    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, August 28, 2014
    Dear Families:

     

    I hope the end of summer finds you rested and looking forward to the new school year.  Each school year is full of new and exciting opportunities for students and teachers.  I look forward to welcoming new and returning students to CMS. 

     

    ...
    By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

    Wednesday, Sept. 3          Dismissal @ 1:15 p.m. 

    BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHTS   

    Lower School (grades 5 & 6)        Sept. 18 @ 7:00 p.m.

    Upper School (grades 7 & 8)        Oct. 9 @ 6:30 p.m.

    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, June 30, 2014
    Families who are new to Belmont and have an incoming middle schooler for the fall can register at CMS on either Wednesday, August 13 or Monday, August 18 in the Large Community Room at CMS between 8:30 and 12:30. Families must bring with them all of their registration materials, including their residency...
    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, June 30, 2014

    There will be tours available for students who are new to Chenery on the following dates: Tuesday, August 12 (9-12) and Tuesday, August 19 (9-12). 

    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, June 19, 2014

    Belmont High School PTO and current BHS students will host a New Student Orientation evening on Wednesday August 27 from 5 – 7:45pm.

    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, June 16, 2014
    All students are to read over the summer in preparation for the start of the new school year.  Teachers selected these books to interest students and to enrich their literary background.  Belmont Public Library and area bookstores will receive copies of these lists.
    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, June 04, 2014
    The Belmont Public Schools Department of Fine & Performing Arts is proud to announce the 5th Grade Concert. The details for the concert are here. We sincerely hope you are able to join us!
    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, June 04, 2014

    Belmont High School PTO and current BHS students will host a New Student Orientation evening on Wednesday August 27 from 5 – 8pm.

    Interested in acting? Stage crew? Theatrical tech? The BHS Performing Arts Company (PAC) meeting will be on Thursday, June 12th in the auditorium of BHS from 2:30-3:15 p.m.

    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, May 30, 2014
    A selection of required and recommended books from the Chenery summer reading lists, as well as books written by our panel of authors, will be available to purchase from June 9-13 in the CMS Library. The Author Festival will be held in the Library on Thursday, June 12th from 3-6 pm. Please join us and Spring Into Summer Reading!
    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, May 22, 2014
    You are invited to the 10th Annual Chenery Courtyard Celebration of the Arts, on Tuesday, June 3rd from 5:00 – 6:30 pm (rain or shine) in the courtyard of the Chenery Middle School. Performances will start promptly at 5:20 pm.
    By BPS Webmaster on Monday, May 19, 2014

    There are two end-of-year events for our 8th grade students: Class Night and 8th Grade Graduation. Please click below for more information.

    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, May 08, 2014
    In order to make the placement process effective, we are providing the opportunity for parents/guardians to submit their thoughts by completing the attached form.
    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, May 07, 2014
    iPad information sessions will be held for current 8th grade students and their parents in anticipation of receiving iPad as part of the incoming freshman class.

    Families should have received a letter last week detailing how to sign up. Attendance is required at one of the sessions in order to participate in the iPad program this fall.

    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, May 07, 2014
    In partnership with the Belmont Safe Routes to Schools Committee, the Chenery PTO is proud to support Chenery's First Walk to/from School Day on Wednesday, May 14th, during the Pedometer Challenge Week.
    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, April 30, 2014
    5th Grade- Language Selection for 6th grade

    The language selection form for incoming 6th graders will be sent home on Friday, May 2. The attached PowerPoint will provide families with an overview of the language selection process and the offerings in each of the four languages.

    LANGUAGE CHOICES FOR GRADE 6

    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, April 24, 2014

    Chenery Middle School Drama Group proudly presents our spring musical: Guys and Dolls. Performances in the CMS auditorium on: May 1, 2 and 3rd.

    Tickets available online at:  www.ticketstage.com

    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, April 24, 2014
    Pedometer Challenge May 12th – 16th It’s that time of the year again! The Pedometer Challenge is almost here.
    By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    7th and 8th grade band students: Remember to register for the Memorial Day Parade by visiting the CheneryBands website: click on the Marching Band button at the bottom left of the menu. http://chenerybands.weebly.com/marching-band.html
    By BPS Webmaster on Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    The Trivia Night is scheduled for Thursday, April 3rd from 6:30-8:30pm in the Chenery cafeteria.

    By BPS Webmaster on Thursday, March 13, 2014
    Sign up your student for the Girls Empowerment Group, a fun, activity group for 6th and 7th grade girls needing extra social and/or emotional support.
    By BPS Webmaster on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
    For all students entering the 7th or 8th grades in September 2014. Football Registrations Forms are available for students to pick up in the Main and Upper School Offices.
    By BPS Webmaster on Friday, January 24, 2014
    Please note important MCAS testing dates and mark your calendars. Please remember that dates may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.

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