Ke a‘o ‘ana ā mau loa - Learning for Life 

Mission: Inspired by our diversity and in partnership with our families and
the community, the Central Middle School Ohana is dedicated to prepare all
students for college and career readiness to succeed in an evolving global society.

Latest News 

Principal's Message May-June 2014
The month of May is truly a busy time of the school year, as evidenced by the "Upcoming Events in May" which has been listed to the left. We will be finishing up our HSA testing, attending grade level field trips, attending special events (band concert, awards ceremony, Ho'ike, and our year-end dance), and bringing a close to the 2013-2014 school year. Continue Reading...

Important Uniform Change Begins SY2014-2015
Beginning SY2014-2015, Central Middle School will be implementing a NEW UNIFORM POLICY. Unlike previous years, there will no longer be loaner uniforms for students to borrow. In helping our families plan for next school year, we are providing advance notice of our change in policy which can be found below. Again, this policy will take effect NEXT school year. Visit the Counselor's Corner for more information.

McKinley Summer Bridge Program
McKinley will be offering incoming 9th graders a chance to participate in their Summer Bridge Program. This is a five week program that will help students strengthen their math and writing skills. Students who successfully complete the program will earn high school credit! Click for contact info.

Free and reduced meal plans dates updated for 2013-2014
All students who were eligible to receive free and reduced meals last year must submit a new application by September 09, 2013 to continue eligibility. Please fill out application completely (don’t forget parent/guardian signature).
Read more at the Parent Corner!

Calendar for SY 2013-2014 has been updated
Please view the calendar page for the newly updated 2013-2014 school year calendar.

Annual Notification of Privacy Rights: 
Know your privacy rights as they apply to:
  1. Student record information
  2. Directory information
  3. Surveys and other information collection
  4. Military recruitment information. 
For more information on your privacy rights, the laws that protect them, and how to exercise your rights, contact your school administrator or visit

Tardy Policy!
In order to maximize student learning and to ensure that our students get the most out of their education here at Central Middle School, it is imperative that students come to school on time regularly. Visit the Counselor's Corner

Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Accreditation Visit was from February 27 - March 1, 2012.  We received a 6-year accreditation term with midterm review by the WASC! You can view that report here.

CMS is a Bully-Free Zone: Read the full Bullying and Harassment policy here.

Upcoming Events

  • May 8-15 - HSA Makeups
  • May 13 - Grade 6 field trip to Bishop Museum
  • May 16 - HSA Free Dress Day
  • May 20 - SCC Meeting
  • May 21 - Grade 8 Year End Activity
  • May 22 - Music Performance
  • May 26 - Memorial Day (No School, Office closed)
  • May 27 - End of Year Dance
  • May 28 - Awards Ceremony
  • May 29 - Grade 8 Promotion Assembly
  • May 29 - Last Day for Students
  • May 30 - Last Day for Teachers