Spring 2018 Updates

Our next meeting is scheduled for March 22 after school. Parent pick up will be 4:45. We have a member from the community coming in to speak with the students and propose a new project for the club! Please plan to attend, this will be a very exciting meeting!

Spring Field Trip: Saturday, April 14 to the Vietnam War Foundation and Museum in Ruckersville, Va. Cost is $5, students will need to pack a lunch! Bus leaves from CMS at 9AM and we should be back around 4PM.

Honor Flight “Welcome Home”: Saturday, April 21. We have been requested to be part of the Welcome Home Ceremony for the Virginia Honor Flight. This will take place in Fredericksburg, Va. Students will need to pay $5 to cover cost of the bus, and the bus will leave CMS at 5PM and should return around 8PM. Please eat dinner before the trip, as there will be no time to eat at the ceremony.

Please reach out to Ms. Gibson or Ms. Judd with any questions or concerns!

Next Meeting

The next History Club meeting will be on Thursday, October 19 after school. We will begin prepping for our annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony, that will take place on Monday, November 13 at 3:30!

First Meeting of the 2017-2018 School Year!!!!

Hello and welcome back History Clubbers!!!

Our first meeting of the new 2017-2018 school year will be held on Thursday, 8/31 after school until 5PM for bus riders, 4:45 for car riders.

Please see Ms. Gibson or Ms. Judd for a permission form to stay after and we will see you on Thursday!

Remember: No form, no stay after!!!

2016-17 School year!!!

Welcome to the new school year!!!!

This year will be a very busy year as we are dedicating “Phase II” of the garden!

Our normal Veterans Day Ceremony will actually be held on Monday, November 14, so please mark your calendars, you won’t want to miss it!

Our first meeting is coming soon (still TBA), so please have your student listen to the announcements for information.

Next Meeting

The next meeting of the CMS History Club will be held on Thursday, February 11 after school. This is a different day than our normal meeting day, so please be alert to this different date. We will begin to plan “Phase II” of our Memorial Garden Project, so please be sure all members are in attendance.

Welcome Back!!

As we enter 2016, a few updates:

Our next meeting with be Monday, January 25 after school. Car riders will need to be picked up by 4:45.

On Saturday, March 19, we will travel to Ruckersville, Va to visit the Vietnam War Foundation and Museum. Please invite any and all Vietnam veterans that you know! We will take TWO buses this year, and we hope to fill them!

Veterans Day 2015

Please come out to the CHS teacher parking lot on Wednesday, November 11 at 3pm for our 3rd annual Veterans Day Ceremony! The students have worked hard to plan this event, and it will be a great event! We at CMS LOVE our veterans, and this is our opportunity to say thanks!

History Bee

If your student is interested in participating in the History Bee, please let Ms. Gibson know. This could prove to be quite challenging, but also a great opportunity for our true History lovers!

Here is a link to the study guide for the bee:

Bee Study Guide