We wanted to take a moment to congratulate CEMS PE teacher Ms. Jordan and her students for the Heart of Gold Top School Award! This award is given to schools that achieve top status with the Kids Heart Challenge and American Heart Challenge. The 5th and 6th raised $7755.00 last year!! This year the 5th and 6th will be fundraising again this year each trimester... more information to come!
5 months ago, Eric Huntington
Ms. Jordan with the award!
New fencing around the Pre-K playground has been installed!
5 months ago, Jen Lakari
New fencing around playground behind the high school
Three CEHS students served on an informal panel to discuss their aquaculture-related businesses/ideas to a team of 7th graders in the CEMS library @ 9:30-10:20 on Friday, 9/29. This is part of the Kerr/Kaufman unit on aquaculture and the Gulf of Maine ecosystem. Tom Hennessey (senior): lobstering business Gillian Lench (sophomore): current ELO project: making kelp fertilizer Oliver Ames (sophomore): created plastic alternatives from kelp
5 months ago, Eric Huntington
Friday Event
Friday 2
CEHS Panelists
Kerr/Kaufman Students and Panelists
More than 65 students gathered at 7 am last Tuesday morning to plan for the first Haunted Hallway event at CEMS since 2016. There was a lot if enthusiasm and creative brainstorming going on for this MSPA sponsored event. More details will follow soon!
5 months ago, Eric Huntington
Planning 2!
Graffiti Hallway @ CEMS!! Grade 5-8 art students celebrated the return to school with large multimedia graffiti words and names.
6 months ago, Eric Huntington
Hallway 1
Hallway 2
Hallway 3
Hallway 4
Hallway 5
Hallway 6
Hallway 7
Please join us at the SBAC Public Forum on Sept 20th at 6:30 pm at Town Hall!
6 months ago, Jen Lakari
SBAC Public Forum Poster
On Thursday and Friday this week, the 8th grade teams of Price, Briggs, Hyde and Noreus did some community service work with CELT, clearing some local trails of invasive plant species. Great work 8th grade team!
6 months ago, Eric Huntington
Student digging bittersweet
Clearing trails!
Mr. Mike giving instructions.
Price and Briggs ready!
Listening intently to Mr. Price
Cutting bittersweet
Preparing for the trails
Check out the link below to see Hadley Johnson talk about her upcoming, self-written musical at CEHS. AFTERTHOUGHT is based on a concept developed her Freshman year by Hadley and her classmate and fellow senior, Eliza Green. Hadley has been workshopping and rehearsing since this past January with a cast and crew of over 40 students and professional musicians and artists. AFTERTHOUGHT will be presented Thurs - Sun, 9/28 - 10/1, at the CEHS Auditorium. https://www.newscentermaine.com/article/news/education/high-school-senior-composes-musical-to-be-performed-at-cape-elizabeth-high-school-later-this-month-maine-community-schools-theatre-theater/97-e1b01238-f9c6-446e-b42c-5ac0a4402896
6 months ago, Jen Lakari
CE in white against a gradient maroon background
School District distributes 130 fans to the three schools to help beat the heat!
6 months ago, Jen Lakari
Box Fans stacked in a truck to unload
Come join us next Friday at Ocean House Gallery to celebrate CEMS art teacher Marguerite Lawler's latest work. The gallery is owned by the CEMS parents of 8th graders Edie and Emmett Wood! The event starts @ 5pm - thank you!
6 months ago, Eric Huntington
Ms. Lawler's event - 9/8/23 @ 5pm
Welcome to Cape Elizabeth Middle School 5th Graders! Looking forward to the 23'/24' school year with you!
6 months ago, Eric Huntington
First day assembly for 5th Graders
5th Grade First Day!
5th Grade 1st Day!
Bus routes (https://www.cape.k12.me.us/o/cems/page/hs-ms-bus-stops) have been updated for Middle School and High School. The Parent Resources Page (https://www.cape.k12.me.us/page/parent-resources) has this update and more.
6 months ago, Troy Patterson
Getting ready for the start of school! We can't wait!
6 months ago, Jen Lakari
School playground with new wood chips
School playground getting new wood chips with a bulldozer
School playground getting new wood chips
**4:30PM 8/21/23 update: We believe the issue to be resolved and public access restored.**The district is working to resolve an issue affecting the network connection to the schools. For families, this means a loss of access to PowerSchool.
7 months ago, Andrea Fuller
Not to worry - the Fire Department is assisting the Facilities Department identify masonry leaks this morning starting at 9 am Thursday.
7 months ago, Jen Lakari
CE logo Red letters outlined in gold with a maroon background
We encourage you to take a moment to fill out this survey to help facilitate the School Building Advisory Committee's work towards school building proposals. It is open to all Cape Residents 18 and older. There is a button linked to the survey on the District webpage. https://portlandresearch.survoxinc.com/portland01/prg/capesbacsurvey/index.php
7 months ago, Jen Lakari
CE logo, letters in maroon outlined in gold overlapping each other
The PowerSchool parent portal will reopen on Thur, 7/27 & families may begin to submit annual student info forms. Planned summer projects delayed the portal opening slightly. Thank you for your patience.
7 months ago, Andrea Fuller
cesd logo
The Facilities Department is hard at work! The majority of the floors get stripped and then lay 8 coats of wax/sealer before the start of school.
8 months ago, Jen Lakari
clean floors in a science room
clean floors in the schools
clean floors in the schools