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To purchase P.E. clothes and to contribute to CMS programs, click on the Online Payments Powered by RevTrak logo to access our web store.  

Present a printed copy of your receipt and photo ID 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.

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In order to try out for CMS Girls Volleyball, you must have signed up with Mrs. Raab. All participants must have a 2.0 GPA or higher, a printout of their current grades, and a valid current physical form on file.  Turn in your physical forms to Mrs. Raab or the office before lunch on March 5, 2018.



Girls need to be in athletic attire -NO tank tops, NO jewelry.  Kneepads are not required but can be worn.


Monday 3/5
8th grade- 2:45-4:00 (2:45-3:00 will be registration and warm ups)
7th Grade- 3:45-5:00 (3:45-4:00 will be registration and warm ups)


Tuesday 3/6
6th grade - 2:45-4:00 (2:45-3:00 will be registration and warm ups)
Callbacks for 7th & 8th - 3:45-5:00 (3:45-4:00 will be registration and warm ups)


Wednesday 3/7
6th grade 1:45-2:30
Practice for 7th & 8th 2:45-4:00


The attached document from the National Association of School Psychologists is a helpful resource for parents and teachers when students have questions or fears about their safety.   

Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers


On February 16, the yearbook price increased to $40. Yearbooks are sold directly through the publisher, Herff Jones. Click HERE to order your 2017-2018 yearbook. The code for Christensen Middle School is 16490. 


Livermore High School will be hosting its annual EXPO on Wednesday, February 21, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. This special event is for ALL incoming LHS 9th grade students. If you have put in for a transfer, we still encourage you to attend the event.  It will feature opportunities for families to obtain information on topics ranging from mapping out the next four years of high school to college and financial planning to information you will need to select classes, find out about ROP options, clubs and athletic participation.  Families will receive a brochure, map and workshop locations when they arrive at LHS. 

Representatives from student clubs and all academic, elective and athletic departments will be on hand to answer questions.  There will be live performances by LHS students.  Spirit gear and club-offered items will be at the LHS Trading Post.

For more information, please see the attached LHS Expo Night flyer or visit the CMS website or the Livermore High School website. 

LHS Expo 2018


Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory presents Science on Saturday - a series of science lectures for middle and high school students. Each topic highlights cutting-edge science occurring at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The talks are presented by leading LLNL scientists supported by master high school science teachers. Admission is free of charge. Seating is on a first come basis. Upcoming talks will be held at the Bankhead Theater located at 2400 1st Street, Livermore, CA 94550 and presented twice (9:30 and 11:15 a.m.).

Admission is free of charge. Seating is on a first come basis. Seats may not be reserved in advance. See the schedule for the starting times of each presentation, and a map to the venue. Seating is limited. Please come early to ensure that you will find a seat.

Students receive a "Student Notes" worksheet to record key information from the talk. The worksheet will be marked with the official SOS stamp at the end of the presentation. Many teachers use the worksheet to award "extra credit." Students should check with their teacher in advance to determine if they will receive credit for attending SOS.

February 3, 2018
Biomolecular Action Movies: Flash Imaging with X-ray lasers
Presenter: Megan Shelby and Matthias Frank, Teacher: Erin McKay

February 10, 2018
Biomedical Accelerator Mass Spectrometry: Improving Human Health One Atom at a Time
Presenter: Mike Malfatti, Teacher: Katherine Huang

February 17, 2018
Laser-Plasma Accelerators: Riding the Wave to the Next Generation X-Ray Light Sources
Presenter: Félicie Albert , Teacher: Dan Burns

February 24, 2018
The Evolution of Computing Technologies: From Following Instructions to Learning
Presenter: Katherine Lewis, Teacher: Rodger Johnson

For additional information, please visit or download the flyer here.


District News

LCAP Advisory Committee Meeting
The Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) Advisory Committee will have a meeting on Wednesday, February 21 at 6:30 PM in the Board Room at the Education Center, 685 E. Jack London Blvd.  The meeting is open to the public. Agenda 

Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee Meeting
The Measure J Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee will meet Wednesday, February 21st, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Conference Room C (please note room change) at the District Office, 685 E. Jack London Blvd., Livermore.  The meeting is open to the public. Agenda 

Teacher Recruitment Fair on March 24th
On Saturday, March 24th from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM the Livermore School District will be having a Teacher Recruitment Fair at the District Office located at 685 E. Jack London Blvd., Livermore.  More...

February Grapevine Community Newsletter
Dear Livermore Community,
February is a month of activity throughout our district. Together, and with our community, we are celebrating Black History Month, Science and Engineering, and Career and Technical Education (CTE). This month, and every month, we are committed to honoring the incredible contributions that members of the African-American community have historically made and continue to make to the world of science and beyond. It is more important than ever to point to great innovators and trailblazers as role models and mentors to all of our students.  More...

TK/Kindergarten Registration Fair February 21 & 22
Parents of new TK/Kindergarten students for the 2018/19 school year are invited to register their children for school in the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District. The annual Registration Fair is Wednesday, February 21 and Thursday, February 22 at the Robert Livermore Community Center. More information for Registration 

New Student Registration for 2018-19 School Year
Click HERE to start enrolling your child for next school year.  Any questions, contact Student Services at 925 606-3206 or 925 606-3207.  Welcome!

2nd Annual Trashion Show
"Trashion" is fashion created from used, recycled, thrown-out, found and repurposed items. Show your creativity by joining the Trashion Show at Science Odyssey on March 1, 2018 at Junction K - 8 School.  More...

Open Enrollment & TK / Kindergarten Registration
Open Enrollment is January 15 – March 1. The Annual Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten Fair will take place on February 21 andFebruary 22 at the Robert Livermore Community Center.  All new first through fifth graders will also register their students at this fair.  Parent information meetings will take place prior to the fair. Detailed information will be posted on our website by January 10th. 

Today: 2/21/18
All Day: Today's Announcements
1:35 PM MATHCOUNTS® at 1:35-2:20 p.m. in MPR
2:35 PM EL Homework Club 1:35-2:30 p.m. in Room 207
6:00 PM Livermore High School Expo 2018

Calendar of Events

21           LHS Expo 2018, 6-7:30 p.m.

1             Science Odyssey 2018 (public
               event and awards), Junction
               K-8 School
2             CMS Talent Show
3             Solo and Ensemble (optional
               performance for music students)
3             Command Performance of 
               Solo and Ensemble Participants
5             School Site Council Meeting,
               3:15 p.m, Conf. Rm. E
8             End of Trimester 2
9             Non-Student Day
11           Daylight Saving Time Begins
12           Start of Trimester 3
15           8th Gr. Panoramic Picture Day
19           8th Gr. Promotion Gown Order
               Form Due
21           GHS Expo 2018

                March 30 - April 6

All Kids Are Our Kids

The Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District affirms its unwavering commitment to support all students. The District mission - Each student will graduate with the skills needed to contribute ...more

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.

2017-18 Transit Passes for CMS Students

During Christensen Middle School's 2017-18 school year, registered students will be eligible to receive a free Student Transit Pass - a Clipper Card that provides unlimited access to LAVTA Wheels bus ...more

2017 Golden Bell and Gold Ribbon School Awards


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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.