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Rest In Peace, Mr. Cornelius Matthews

By: George Anthony

Sunday, January 12, 2014


Mr. Mathews, the sixth grade science teacher from room 112, has passed. This touched staff and students quite deeply. Last week, there were grief counselors at the school and a memorial for students to sign. There was also a memorial service for his family and friends on Sunday, December 29th. All we have now is memories of this touching teacher.



NJHS Margaret Brent

Field Trip

By: Mary Boualy

Wednesday, March 12, 2014


The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) went on a field trip to Margaret Brent Elementary/Middle School. The field trip took place on March 7, 2014. The NJHS learned how many disabled kids have special equipment for their benefit.


The NJHS first helped make Dr. Seuss Hats for the kids. We saw how the kids reacted and how they enjoy making things. We learned how they learn how to make choices on their own. We saw how they loved the support when they needed it, which is a good thing.


The NJHS next took a tour around each classroom, learning how they react to different subjects. For example, we saw a music room for the elementary students. We saw them playing on the piano, learning how and having fun. The NJHS also saw another classroom, in which they were enjoying television just like us. We saw how they loved creating things and having a colorful school and classroom.


Margaret Brent is a school for many disabled kids. This school is amazing. They treat the kids fairly. They are just like us. They have feelings too. These kids are often physically disabled, not mentally. Margaret Brent is a great school for them and they deserve to be treated fairly.


2013-2014 CCMS Science Fair

By: George Anthony

Friday, February 21, 2014


The science fair was an outstanding success! It was on the Thursday, February 20th at 6 pm. Students from each class were chosen to participate. Family members and friends came to see the hard work students did for their projects. There was a special award given for the first time, the Cornelius Matthews Award, to honor our science teacher who recently passed away. This award was given to our overall first place winner, Dominic Torillo. 2nd Place went to Promise Maidoh, and 3rd Place went to Shayla Upperman... all CCMS 6th Graders.




CONGRATULATIONS

to the WINNERS of the 

2014 CCMS SPELLING BEE

 
#1 - Emely Cruz and #2 - Pablo Maltez

The Winners from CCMS will participate in the 2014 Prince George's County Annual Spelling Bee at the University of Maryland in the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center @7pm on March 14th.  


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