8th Grade

Welcome to 8th Grade!

"The most difficult thing is the decision to act; the rest is merely tenacity." ~ Amelia Earhart

8th Grade

Mrs. Hayes

English/ Language ArtsB.A. in English, Penn State UniversityM.Ed in Secondary Education, Lehigh University
caitlina.hayes@cms.k12.nc.us Class Website: CANVAS

Mrs. Jameson

ScienceB.S in Psychology, Western Carolina University
erink.jameson@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS

Ms. J. Johnson

MathematicsB.A. in Psychology, California State University, Sacramento
jacquelynn.johnson@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS

Mr. McIntyre

MathematicsB.A. in Mathematics and Statistics, Miami University of OhioM.Ed in Teaching and Learning, Bowling Green State University
glenn1.mcintyre@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website:

Ms. Menendez

Social StudiesB.A. in Sec. Education - Social Studies, St. Thomas UniversityM.E. in Education Admin., Grand Canyon University
michelle.menendez@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS

Mrs. Simon

English / Language ArtsB.A. in English Lit., Fayetteville State UniversityM.A.T. in Reading - K-12, Fayetteville State UniversityM.Ed. in Ed. Leadership, UNC Greensboro
angelag.simon@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS, Google Class

Ms. Fayssoux

English / Language Arts & Social StudiesB.A. in Secondary Education - Social Studies, Grove City College
lynnm.trick@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS

Ms. Koban

MathematicsB.S. in Mathematics, Elmira CollegeM.S.Ed. in Mathematics Adolescence Ed., Binghamton Univeristy, SUNY
michellel.koban@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS

Mrs. Quarry

ScienceB.S. in Biology and Secondary Education, Saint Francis University
marissan.kidwell@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website:

Dr. Santonato

MathematicsB.A. in Elementary Education, UNC-CharlotteDoctorate Educational Leadership, EdD, Wingate University
fm.martin-santonato@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website:

Mrs. Syfert

English / Language ArtsB.A. in English, UNC Chapel Hill
emesel.syfert@cms.k12.nc.usClass Website: CANVAS

Mrs. Burger

8th Grade Cheetahs CounselorB.A. in Psychology, Presbyterian CollegeM.Ed. in School Counseling, University of South Carolina
vicky.burger@cms.k12.nc.usCounselor Website: Student Services

Mrs. Stipp

8th Grade Puma CounselorB.S. in Journalism with a minor in Education, University of Florida M.Ed. in School Counseling, Liberty University
lisaa.stipp@cms.k12.nc.us Counselor Website: Student Services

Mr. Rusk

Dean of Students & 8th Grade Admin.B.A. in Political Science, Winthrop UniversityM.Ed. in Ed. Leadership, Winthrop University
steven1.rusk@cms.k12.nc.usWebsite: Administration

Instruction & Accountability Resources

8th Grade Standard Course of Study

English Language Arts



Social Studies

*The Social Studies (6,7,8) & Science (6,7) final exams for Middle School are common exams; however, results from the tests are not used as an accountability measure towards a school's overall achievement for the year.
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