Principal's Message
Welcome to another great year here at Cottonwood Middle School –
Home of the Lobos,

With changes abound this year, some things never change, namely the high expectations we maintain for all members of this learning community. Despite the noticeable facelift around campus, which has invigorated both staff and students, we have embraced the philosophy of family and community as a path to success for all students. Our mascot has become far more than a simple icon, it represents the pack mentality of shared commitment and sacrifice so that all members can thrive. We acknowledge that all students face hardships, especially in this interconnected age, but we also know that with guidance and compassion we have the power to negate these circumstances and provide a path to lifelong success. Upon that foundation students find the strength thrive.

So what does it mean to be a Lobo?

L - Loyalty
Lobos prosper on a pack mentality of extreme loyalty and devotion to the community that binds the individuals together despite harsh times.
O - Opportunists
Lobos take advantage of all opportunities presented, knowing that those moments can be fleeting.
B - Boundless
Lobos are not limited by their soundings. They explore and discover to expand their perspectives and grow as a team.
O – Organization
Lobos are successful in difficult environments because they maintain order in their hierarchy. Rules exist for a reason.
S - Safety in Numbers
Lobos acknowledge they can’t do it alone. They rely on each other while because we are only as strong as our weakest member while the “lone wolf” may perish

With this philosophy before us, we will progress as a pack, knowing that unity brings strength and with strength we can accomplish more than we ever dreamed.

Matt Schumacher
Proud Principal of Cottonwood Middle School

928-634-2231

Daily Announcements

18 hours ago

Good morning CMS!  Here are the announcements for Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Happy Birthday to Anthony R!

This is the last week to order yearbooks!  Hardcover is $34 and softcover is $30.  Deadline to order is this Friday!

Student Council will meet today at 2:30 p.m. in Mrs. Wacker's room #604.

Angelina C and Emily A scored for the CMS soccer girls.  Defenders Aliyah C, Hailey H, Geneva A, Dani G and goalie Paola F held Mile High scoreless as the girls won 2 to 0.  In boys’ action, Kelvin S scored for the Lobos.  Goalie Jesus V, defenders Wyatt P, Carlos M and Carlos R limited Mile High to one goal as regulation ended in a 1 to 1 tie.  The Lobos came up one goal short in overtime as they lost in Prescott.

CMS baseball beat Sedona 7-6 yesterday on a walk off single by Rafael Q.   Notable performances by:  Ryan L, Rafael Q and Zach H all went 3 for 4.  Tanner L went 2 for 2.  Next game is Thursday at home vs. Beaver Creek.

CMS Softball Team:  softball pictures are today before practice at 3:30 p.m. on the field.

Students, per Mr. Schumacher, if you are not on the track team, please do not loiter during track practice.

Students, there will be no more elective changes!  Teachers, final class rosters are on School Master.

And now Pledge of Allegiance and a moment of silence.

 


 


         

Athletics

3 months ago

Fall Sports


Football Schedule

Cheerleading

Volleyball Schedule

Cross Country


Winter Sports


Wrestling Schedule

Boys Basketball

Girls Basketball



Spring Sports


Baseball Schedule

Softball Schedule

Soccer Schedule

Track



School Communication
Dear CMS Friends and Families,

Remember that you can sign-up for CMS email updates either by sending/updating your communication information with our secretaries at dbrown@cocsd.k12.az.us or skeneley@cocsd.k12.az.us.

You can also follow us on Twitter @CottonwoodMS
Emergency Closing & Adverse Weather Conditions
In the event of a closing prior to school hours or an adverse weather day, radio station KVRD-105.7 FM or KYBC-1600 AM will make any announcement concerning an emergency closing. Such announcements will be made between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m.

If adverse weather or an Emergency closing occurs during school hours, every effort will be made to contact all parents by phone using the automated School Messenger System It is important that the school be given emergency phone numbers as well as the home phone number.
Cottonwood, Arizona

Electives 3rd Quarter

about 1 month ago

By Matthew Schumacher


Elective List 3rd Quarter

 

Drama                                                 Mrs. Catalano and Mrs. Scott

 

Mythology                                         Mrs. Bronson  

 

Introduction to Spanish                      Mrs. Heath

 

Graphic Design                                   Mrs. Shaw

 

Home Economics                                Mrs. Zolman

 

STEAM                                              Mr. Brunner

 

Sports History                                     Mr. Day

           

Yoga                                                    Ms. Fitzhugh             

 

Film Studies                                        Ms. Kathe                              

 

Newspaper                                         Mr. Gilboy    

 

Sports Medicine                                 Ms. Tomlinson

 

Photography                                       Mrs. Combs                           

 

Small Business                                    Mr. Marston                          

 

Home Economics                                Ms. Lee

 

Agility and Explosiveness                  Mr. Swenson

 

Sports Performance                            Mr. Moncibaez

 

Advanced Band                                   Mrs. Meyer  

 

Advanced Art/Ceramics                      Ms. Scott

 

Random Acts of Kinds                       Mrs. Parfitt

 

Study Hall                                           Mrs. Miller

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