CMS Spring Parent Letter

March 31, 2021
Dear Canajoharie Middle School Families;

With April recess and the start of the 4th quarter both rapidly approaching, I wanted to reach out with updates as it relates to upcoming events that will take place throughout the last quarter of the school year. While these events might look slightly different then they have in the past, we are going to continue to do everything we can to make the health, safety and learning our top priorities.

Upcoming Events:
New York State Testing: Limited to 1 day per exam (roughly 25 questions)

  • ELA: Tuesday, 4/22/21-Wednesday, 4/23/21 (Testing Window)
  • Math: Wednesday, 5/5/21-Thursday 5/6/21 (Testing Window)
  • Science (8th grade only): Tuesday, 6/8/21

6th Grade Acceleration Night: East Hill Cafeteria
Thursday, 4/22/21 6:00pm
– Open to all current 6th grade families who would like to information about the accelerated Math/Science pathway in 7th/8th grade.

Middle School Scholarship Fund Brooks BBQ: East Hill-Middle School
Pre-Sale Orders: Monday, 4/12/21 – Tuesday, 5/11/21
Order Pickup: Wednesday, 5/12/21 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

National Junior Honor Society: Arkell Auditorium @ Canajoharie High School
Thursday, 5/20/21 6:00 pm

8th Grade Graduation: Arkell Auditorium @ Canajoharie High School
Tuesday, 6/22/21
– Details about specific time(s), # of guests, etc… will be sent out as we get closer based on updated NYS Health & Safety protocols.

Thank you in advance for your flexibility, patience and understanding as specific event details may change. Please do not hesitate to reach out to the Middle School Office (673-6320) with any questions.

Christopher DePaolo