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Carlsbad library teen events

The Carlsbad Library offers various events for Teens in Grades 6 through 12.  Please see the attached calendar of events for January and February, 2019.


Thank you to CEF for providing much needed support for our STEM and Music Programs. Please click here for more information about CEF.

Become a STAR member today

Ways to give:  1. Donate online; 2. Text CarlsbadEd to 56651; 3. Mail a check to: Carlsbad Educational Foundation, 5631 Palmer Way, Suite L, Carlsbad, CA  92010W

Health Notice Updates

Health Notices:  No current updates to report

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Theresa Green in our health office at 760-331-6390.

Save the Date

 Jamba Juice every Thursday after School 

1/22-2/28 Co-Ed Running Club (Tues 3-4pm) (Thurs 2-3pm)

2/1-2/28 February College and Career Chats at lunch

2/11-2/14 Box Tops Contest

2/14 6th Grade Camp Pink Form due

2/15 & 2/18 No School - President's Day

2/22 Box Tops Winner Donut Party

2/26 Spring Concert 6:45PM @ CHM Gym

2/28 Coyote Community

2/28 5th Grade Parent Night 6:00-7:30 pm @ CHM Gym

3/5 Incoming 6th Grade PARENT Tours 8:15-9:15 am

3/8 Honor Roll Breakfast for Students 7:45 am @ Gym

3/12 Incoming 6th Grade STUDENT tour 8:00-11:45 am

3/14 Nordson Tech Challenge Assembly 

3/14-3/16 Singin in the Rain 7:00-8:30 pm @ Cavern

3/15 Incoming 6th Grade PARENT Tour 1:15-2:15pm

3/16 Robotics Showcase 10am-5pm @ SCHS

3/18-3/22 6th Grade Camp

3/22 Progress Reports Issued

3/25 Incoming 6th Grade PARENT Tour 10:30-11:30am

CHMS "Rockin' Expectations!

CHMS is implementing a new positive behavior incentive program this year.  Details can be found on pages 10 & 11 of the Student Handbook.

Join our PTSA

Click here to Join!

Plush Coyote Pillows Available for Purchase

These adorable plush Coyote pillows are available for purchase for $15.  Stop by the front office to purchase one now! 


Does your student need a place to go before or after school hours? The Carlsbad Educational Foundation has the place! SOAR is the on-site, hang-out spot for your student to have fun, and for you to rest easy. LEARN MORE.

After School Tutoring at Public Libraries

All three libraries in Carlsbad offer after school tutoring, Monday through Thursday 3:30-5:30 pm.

Locations are as follows:

Dove Library, 1775 Dove Lane (760) 602-2047

Cole Library, 1250 Carlsbad Village Drive (760) 434-2870

Library Learning Center, 3368 Eureka Place (Spanish Speaking) (760) 931-4500

E Blast Newsletter

coyote howl      february 18-22

no school:  february 15 and 18

chms middle school featured in coast news!

CHMS Middle School was featured in The Coast News for students participating in the Nordson Tech Challenge.  Please see the link below to see the article.


In order to remain active, PTSA must have at least a President, Treasurer and Secretary on the Executive Board.  

The following positions are open:

Executive Board


  • President
  • Executive VP
  • VP Programs
  • Parliamentarian


  • Hospitality
  • Spirit Wear
  • Reflections
  • Honor Roll Breakfast
  • Dine Out Coordinator
  • Coyote Dads
  • Campus Beautification
  • Legislative Rep

Click here for detailed role descriptions

CHMS PTSA funded over $11,000 of programs and events this year to enrich academics and campus culture at school.  Any questions can be directed to our Nominating Committee at

Attention 8th grade parents

Sage Creek High School PTSA is looking for volunteers to fill positions for the 2019-20 Executive Board.  For details, please click here.  

8th grade promotion

Attention 8th grade families!  It seems early but 8th Grade Promotion will be here before you know it!  We will be updating our 8th Grade Promotion web page with details as they become available.

If you would like to purchase a lei, kukui nut lei, graduation teddy bear, or roses for your 8th-grader, please visit THIS SITE. Get your orders in now and they will be delivered the morning of promotion! There will be some items on sale the day of the promotion, but supplies will be very limited.

8th Grade legacy project -school supply drive

A group of our CHMS students are organizing a school supply drive as part of their 8th Grade Legacy Project.  From February 1st through 27th, a box will placed in each advisory class where students can drop off new and packaged school supplies.   The supplies collected will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Vista.  Thank you so much for your support!  

spring box tops contest

CHMS PTSA will be holding a Spring Box Tops contest February 11-14th.  The Advisory class with the most Box Tops collected will win a donut party on Friday, February 22nd.  Any questions can be directed to Teresa Plummer at

february college and career chats

Students: As a part of our college and career month, we will have guest speakers on campus at lunch time during the month of February to discuss their careers.  We've added new speakers to our event! 

Students, please request the speakers you are interested in listening to and we will send you a pass to attend. 

Career Chat Sign Up for Students.

Parents, this is a wonderful opportunity for students to learn about different career possibilities.  If you are interested in sharing information about your career, or know someone who might like to join us, please click here to sign up for a day that works best.  If you are available to join us for any of the listed days in February, from 12:25 to 1:00, we would love to have you.

revised bell schedule march 14, 2018

We will have a revised Coyote Community bell schedule on Thursday, March 14th for the Nordson Tech Challenge Awards. 


Sixth Grade Camp is quickly approaching!  Please remember to have your pink health history forms turned in on or before February 14th.  Payments for camp are due on or before February 28th.  For more details, please see our Sixth Grade Camp website

incoming 6th grade student information

Incoming 6th Grade Students and Parents:  Please see the attached flyer or visit our Counseling webpage for details on parent and student tours.

legoland tickets available 

Join us for our annual Celebrate Carlsbad Day event at LEGOLAND California on Saturday, March 2nd!  Extended hours for this day are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. We have a limited amount of tickets available - $35.00 adult/child one day only tickets.  Tickets can be obtained in the CHM/CHE main office.  Thank you!

california young readers is back!

California Young Readers program is back.  For details on books and voting, please visit our library page. 

Free Teen Programs @ Pine Ave Community Center

Please see the attached flyer for free teen programs that are being offered at the Pine Avenue Community Center. 

jamba juice fundraiser

Jamba Juice will be here selling smoothies every Thursday after school at the front gate for $3.00 each.  Proceeds will benefit student activities and field trips. 


The winter sports at CHMS will be Boys' Basketball and Co-Ed Running club.  For details, please see the attached link.


Home games at CHMS: 1/29, 2/5 and 2/12

For details, please visit the Boys & Girls Club Website.  


Meet at the CHMS Track every Tuesday and Thursday January 22-February 28.

Tuesdays 3:00-4:00pm (last day is February 26); Thursdays 2:00-3:00pm (last day is February 28)

Any questions regarding winter sports should be directed to Nigel Cabral at the Boys & Girls Club at 


Our 6th graders created a wonderful cookbook filled with poetry, history, science and recipes!  Actually, over 170 recipes!  If you would like to take advantage of a great deal, get yours today!  Find our book here:


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After School Tutoring

CHMS will be officially starting after school tutoring available to all students after school on Monday, October 8th.  Tutoring will be held every Monday and Tuesday after school from 2:55-3:55 in room 207. There will be two credentialed teachers in attendance each day allowing them to form small groups to focus on specific student needs.  Tutoring is offered free of charge for students that feel like they will benefit, however, we ask that you let us know if you plan on attending by using this Google Form.  The form explains student expectation for tutoring and our commitment to supporting our students.  Please note that Tutoring will not be held the week of October 22nd as it is Parent/Teacher conference week and we will be on early release all week.

Students: Would you like to perform at a Coyote Community Assembly?

Do you play an instrument? Do you sing? Have an awesome secret talent? Well then, you'd probably love to perform during Coyote Community! We will have four dates where a few groups of students can show off how amazing they are! Please fill out this Google Form and follow all of the directions on it. We will get back to you ASAP with information about when you will perform. 

As always, please reach out if you have any questions or concerns, 

Ms. Schuman - ASB Director

"STAR" Program

Hi Families!  Help us let our teachers and CHMS Staff know how VERY SPECIAL they are...our school has an amazing program called “STAR”, where a family volunteers to surprise a teacher/staff once per month with a SMALL gift-just something to brighten his/her day.  We will supply you with a list of his/her “likes” and “interests”, you supply the surprise.  If you are interested in this moral boosting opportunity, please email Debbie Mendels at for more information. Thank you!

Parking Lot Safety

Student safety is our number one priority at CHMS.  As a driver, please be aware of the safety of others.  This includes in our parking lot and surrounding areas.  Please respect posted parking signs, bike lanes, driveways, and all traffic laws.  

Students, please be responsible for your own safety and only cross in designated cross walks and watch for cars.

Together, we can make our neighborhood a safer place.