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Web Store

To purchase P.E. clothes and to make donations to CMS programs, click on the Online Payments logo to access our web store.

Present a printed copy of your receipt to the Christensen office to pick up your merchandise purchase.

Christensen Cougars will be creative, collaborative,
critical thinkers, and citizens of character
in an ever-changing community.

Cougar Pride



We will be following our Minimum Day schedule on Wednesday and Thursday, December 21 and 22. Students will be dismissed at 1:31 p.m. 

On December 22, there will be no Homework Club and no Girls Who Code Club meeting.

CMS will be closed from December 23, 2016, through January 6, 2017.  Our students and staff will be enjoying our Winter Break. School will resume on Monday, January 9.  We hope you have a safe and relaxing break.


The 2017 LVJUSD MathCounts Competition will take place Saturday, January 21st, 2017.  

Student Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in the GHS Sstudent Inion and competition will run from 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Students should bring their own pencils, eraser and scientific calculator (graphing calculators are not allowed).

**Parent Volunteers Needed**
Volunteers will be needed for passing out materials, and correcting student competition tests. Please meet at 8:45 a.m. at the Granada Student Union for instructions. Thank You!


One of our CMS students has been instrumental in collecting sleeping bags and blankets for the homeless for the past several years. This year, her goal is to collect 200 sleeping bags/blankets by the end of December. Christensen is a drop off location for the Sleeping Bags and Blankets for the Homeless Drive. If you would like to help, the CMS office will be accepting the items between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. through December 16. 

For additional information, please see the attached flyer.


Through Schwan', you can order from Schwan's Home Delivery and help our PTA meet its fundraising goals.  When you order by December 30, 2016, 20% of product sales and 40% of eGift Card sales will be donated back to the CMS PTA.  Please see the attached flyer for additional ordering information.


District News

To see the latest edition of the Grapevine Community Newsletter, click HERE.


New Student Registration for 2016-17 School Year

Click HERE to start enrolling your child for this school year.  Any questions, contact Student Services at 606-3206 or 606-3207. Welcome!

Today: 12/11/16

Calendar of Events

22        Minimum Day,
           1:31 p.m Dismissal

     Winter Break
             December 23 - January 6

January 2017
9           School Resumes
16         Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
             Observed, No School
18         CMS Winter Orchestra 
             Concert, 7 p.m., Gym
19         CMS Winter Band Concert,
             7 p.m., Gym
21         LVJUSD MathCounts
             Competition, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.,
             GHS Student Union

23         School Site Council Meeting,
             3:15-4:15 p.m, Conf. Rm. E
23         English Learners (ELAC)
             Parent Meeting, 7 p.m., Library
27         ASB Dance, 7-9 p.m., MPR

Call In Your Child's Absence

Please remember to call in an absence to the attendance line, 925-606-4702, ext. 2.

Students who have perfect attendance (no absences and no tardies) will receive a perfect attendance award at the end of the school year.

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Introducing School Loop

School Loop is an exciting tool for communicating with all members of the learning community.  It is a web-based service that provides a direct link to published class assignments, students’ grades, and other school information.  If you have not already done so, please register.  All registered members will receive periodic emails providing them with specific information relating to their student and the school.