New CMDS Art Rooms Shine for Teachers, Students

Ask Shelley Bolton what she likes about her new CMDS art room and her answer is concise: Space. “I have space to do stuff away from the paint,” says Mrs. Bolton, CMDS Grade School Art Teacher. Both art rooms on the CMDS campus received extensive renovations over the summer. Mrs. Bolton teaches 2nd through 6th [...]

New CMDS Art Rooms Shine for Teachers, Students2017-06-26T15:53:33+00:00

The CMDS JK Thanksgiving Sharing Feast

In the spirit of the season, here is the “recipe” for one of CMDS’ most enduring traditions: the JK Thanksgiving Sharing Feast. Ingredients: 66 JK’ers 5 Teachers 4 Instructional Assistants 15 potatoes 10 cans of corn 10 lbs. of stew meat 10 gallons of V8 30 carrots 10 cans of brown spray paint 250 pieces [...]

The CMDS JK Thanksgiving Sharing Feast2017-06-26T15:53:33+00:00

From Dr. Williams’ Desk: Help Your Child’s Communication Skills

I recently read an article entitled 8 Communication Skills Kids Today Have Lost by the author Mark Merrill, which came from a post on allprodad.com. Dr. Bryan Williams As I read this article, I saw many truths that are facing this generation of students. The current generation of children is referred to as [...]

From Dr. Williams’ Desk: Help Your Child’s Communication Skills2017-06-26T15:53:33+00:00

CMDS Open House

Wednesday, November 16 9 to 11 a.m. Wilson-Ross Building       Parents choose CMDS because of our goal to educate the whole child ­– academically, spiritually, physically, socially and emotionally. We provide a nurturing environment where boys and girls learn to take risks, explore their God-given talents and work together to become leaders. Our [...]

CMDS Open House2017-06-26T15:53:35+00:00

CMDS Rocks 4th Grade Citizenship Breakfast

Amy McSpadden, co-founder of the 901 Rocks! movement, was on campus last week as the CMDS 4th Grade Citizenship Breakfast guest speaker. McSpadden has helped transform a simple idea ­– painting and hiding inspirational rocks ­– into nothing short of a Memphis-style phenomenon. Since July, more than 35,000 photos of people with their found rocks [...]

CMDS Rocks 4th Grade Citizenship Breakfast2017-06-26T15:53:35+00:00