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Chamberlain Middle School News


Blog Entries - 2018

2018 Snowball Dance

2018 Snowball Dance

Posted on: October 17, 2018

The Snowball Dance will be held this year on Saturday, December 8th from 6-8pm. 

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2018 Snowball Information

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8th Grade MVCTC Field Trip

Posted on: September 20, 2018

The 8th graders will be traveling to the Miami Valley Career and Technology Center. We will be using the Career Exploratory Lab, touring the buildings and eating lunch. Please carefully read all of the information provided. If you    DO NOT

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Students L-R: Anthony Maree, Abby Campbell, Emma Motley, Kalen Browne

Remembering 9-11

Posted on: September 19, 2018

Every year at Chamberlain Middle School, principal Dan Turner gives a short overview of some of the events of the day and then allows for a moment of silence to honor those who lost their lives that day. In Mr. Sprandel's 7th grade social studies class he

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Be Kind

Be Kind Fundraiser

Posted on: September 12, 2018

After much request, CMS Student Council has re-launched the sale of the "Be Kind" shirt.  Proceeds from the shirt sale will be used by Student Council to promote various activities.  This sale will only be open until the end of September. 

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Know! The Key Skills for Your Child's Academic Success

Posted on: September 11, 2018

As the new school year begins, you have the opportunity to help your students start strong and stay on track toward academic success. We all know the importance of academic achievement in shaping the minds of our children, giving them a competitive edge to

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CMS Volleyball

Posted on: September 11, 2018

Chamberlain Middle School volleyball teams are fighting their way up in league standings. The 7th grade team recently beat Eaton for their second big win so far.  The 8th grade team has won 4 games this season which is a great start.  Both teams

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PTO Chocolate Fundraiser

Posted on: September 5, 2018

Chamberlain PTO Fundraiser Kicks Off! CMS students will begin selling World's Finest Chocolate bars on Sept. 7th - Sept. 29th.  Student profits $15/box starting with the 2nd box sold.  This money can be used to help with costs of Camp Kern and (6th

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Mr. Dan Turner & Samantha Hatton

Samantha Hatton 2018 Air Camp Recipient

Posted on: August 17, 2018

This summer Samantha Hatton had the honor of attending Air Camp with 44 other students from around the nation. During her week at Air Camp, Samantha explored aviation, worked on problem solving activities, met medics from the Air Force, toured different

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2018-19 School Year

August Important Info/Dates for CMS

Posted on: August 1, 2018

CMS office hours starting August 1st will be 8-3pm.  (11-12pm Lunch) Open House for 7th and 8th graders will be August 21st from 5-6pm. 6th grade orientation will be August 21st at 6pm in MS auditorium. New student enrollment will begin August

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Stay Informed With The New Mobile App At CMS

Posted on: July 31, 2018

Chamberlain Middle School has obtained the app Schoolway.  This valuable tool will improve communications between the school and you.  By allowing push and email messaging from us, we will keep you up to date on the weekly events at school and any

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5th Grade Move Up Day

Posted on: May 8, 2018

5th grade students spent the afternoon at CMS on Friday May 4th.  Students had the opportunity to tour the school, meet the teachers and get a glimpse of a day in the life of a 6th grader.



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Alaina Eldridge

CMS Spotlight: Alaina Eldridge

Posted on: April 27, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018 was National Bring Your Child To Work Day. This day offers an amazing hands-on opportunity for students to see first hand what a day in the work force is like.  CMS asked 6th grade student Alaina Eldridge to write  a one

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Samantha Hatton

2018 AirCamp Scholarship

Posted on: April 26, 2018

Chamberlain Middle School has been granted the amazing opportunity to send a student to AirCamp at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Thank you to the financial scholarship provided by the Callahan Family of Carlisle, Chamberlain Middle School will see our

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Spring Break

Posted on: March 14, 2018

Spring Break- March 26th to April 2nd- Students return back to school April 3rd, 2018

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Spotlight on CMS Art Department

Posted on: February 26, 2018

What's happening in the CMS Art Department?

The following photos are just a few of the "Right Brain, Left Brain" projects students have been working on with Mrs. Sprandel.

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MVCTC Career Center

MVCTC Career Camp

Posted on: February 20, 2018

MVCTC Career Camp June 4-8, 2018

9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

For students who will be entering 8th, 9th and 10th grades

Career Camp Application


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PTO Chocolate Fundraiser Starts Soon!

Posted on: February 12, 2018

PTO Fundraiser Starts 2/23/18 and Ends 3/16/18 Students will be selling World's Finest Chocolate Bars again this year! *Permission Slips must be signed and turned in for each additional box of chocolate. Chocolate will be available at Parent/Teacher

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Brice Naylor SWBL Champion

Brice Naylor Wins SWBL 160Lbs. Class

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Congratulations to Brice Naylor for winning the 160Lbs. class on Saturday.  CMS Wrestlers placed 7th overall.  The following wrestlers placed in Saturday's SWBL MS Tournament: 160 Lbs. Brice Naylor --Champion 150 Lbs. Kolby Millard --2nd Place 80

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Our Hero

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Student Fundraising

Posted on: January 26, 2018

Join Our Squad!  From 1/29 - 2/2/2018 CMS Student Council is hosting a donation drive in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's student series fundraising program.  You have heard of our own "Mighty Matthew"  here in Carlisle and we want to

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Speech Contest

Speech Contest

Posted on: January 22, 2018

Any students in grades 3-12 interested in participating in the Carlisle For Youth annual speech contest should pick up applications and rules in the office. The date for the competition is Sunday, March 4th at Grigsby Intermediate.  The top 3 speakers in

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CMS Wrestling

CMS Wins Golden Ore

Posted on: January 18, 2018

CMS Wrestlers won the first annual "Golden Ore Trophy" Wednesday night with a win over Franklin JH.  This was the first home dual match CMS has had in many years.  The event was a huge success and the electric was in the

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Indian Nation - District Newsletter

Posted on: May 3, 2018

INDIAN NATION - Summer 2018 District Newsletter

Click the link to read latest issue of the quarterly district newsletter: Summer 2018 issue

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Erika Sprandel and Leah Warner

Teachers of Year Named

Posted on: May 3, 2018

The Area Progress Council of Warren County honored two Carlisle teachers Wednesday, May 2, at their annual Teacher of the Year banquet. All Warren County schools were represented at the banquet. Erika Sprandel, an art teacher at Chamberlain Middle School,

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award recipient


Posted on: April 16, 2018

CARLISLE’S FRANKLIN B. WALTER ALL-SCHOLASTIC AWARD PROGRAM RECIPIENT NAMEDAlyssa Davis, a Carlisle High School senior, was named district receipt of the Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award, by the Warren County Educational Service Center on April

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Under Construction

Construction Begins; Groundbreaking Ceremony a Success

Posted on: November 1, 2018
Tags: Construction

... AND SO IT BEGINS. Carlisle Local Schools and the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission held a Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new PK-12 school building. Held October 23 at 12:30 p.m., behind the current High School. Carlisle students, staff, Board of

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CHS Entrance Change

Posted on: April 2, 2018

Beginning Tuesday, April 3rd, the ONLY entrance to Carlisle High School DURING SCHOOL HOURS will be through the single door that enters the school office, which is located directly to the right (south) of the double front doors. You will still need to buzz

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Community Forum


Posted on: March 16, 2018


Date:  Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time:  7:00 PM

Location:  Carlisle High School Commons

PUBLIC INVITED...Update on the process and progress on our new school buildings and Q/A.

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2018-2019 School Calendar

Posted on: February 28, 2018

To view/print the district calendar for school year 2018-2019, click on the "read more" then click the calendar image.

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severe weather

Carlisle Local Schools CLOSED for Friday, Jan. 12th.

Posted on: January 11, 2018

Carlisle Local Schools CLOSED, Wednesday, March 21.

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severe weather

All Carlisle Schools Closed for Monday, January 8th due to weather conditions.

Posted on: January 8, 2018

All Carlisle Local Schools are CLOSED for Monday, January 8th due to weather conditions.

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