Promoting Class of 2014
Promotion will be on Thursday, June 12, 2014.
March 3, 2014
Dear 8th Grade Parents,
It is never too early to provide information about 8th grade activities. With this in mind, we need to inform you of specific information about the Great America trip and other promotion activities. It is our intent to continue to inform families with the hope of avoiding any last minute confusion.
Please save this letter to refer to throughout the upcoming months.
March 13 Panoramic picture order forms will be passed out to students in
March 20 Panoramic picture will be taken in the afternoon.
The price for the picture (not framed) is $22.
The price for the framed picture is $40.
Promotion Gown and Great America
March 24 Promotion ceremony gown order form and donation money ($22.00).
March 24 Great America permission slip, field trip emergency form, and money.
($67 for ticket and transportation or $38 for transportation only for
students with a season pass).
Promotion Dance and Ceremony Dates
June 6 Promotion Dance in the Multi-Purpose Room from
7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
June 12 Promotion Ceremony at 6:00 p.m. in the CMS Courtyard.
Please see the back of this letter for detailed information about these upcoming events and complete the enclosed permission forms by the set deadlines.
8th Grade Panoramic Picture
The 8th grade panoramic picture will be taken on Thursday, March 20, 2014. Order forms will be passed out on March 13th and must be returned with (either $22 or $40) on the day of the photo if you wish to purchase a picture.
Great America Trip
MONDAY, MARCH 24th IS THE DEADLINE FOR TURNING IN DONATION MONEY FOR GREAT AMERICA.
The Great America trip is scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2014. Students will report to school at the regular time, go to their first period class and be called to board the bus at approximately 8:45 a.m. They will return at approximately 7:00 p.m. the same day. Please be advised that if any student is caught by park security breaking any rules/regulations, he/she will be detained by park security and parents will be responsible for their child’s transportation home from the park.
All students attending the trip must ride the bus to Great America. Money orders, cash, or checks with the attached Great America permission slip and field trip emergency form should be turned into the office. Checks should be made payable to “C.M.S.” Students with season passes are free to use them but must notify us by March 24th.
No refunds will be given for passes purchased at a later date. If a pass is being used, remit only the cost of the round-trip bus fare.
Any student who has one or more F’s at the end of 2nd trimester will not attend the trip. Any student who does not attend the trip is expected to attend school on the day of the trip.
8th Grade Promotion Ceremony
MONDAY, MARCH 24th IS THE DEADLINE FOR TURNING IN DONATION MONEY FOR PROMOTION GOWNS.
The promotion ceremony will be held in the outside courtyard area on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. In an effort to enhance the promotion ceremony and limit clothing cost for families, all promoting 8th grade students at Christensen Middle School will wear royal blue promotion gowns. Order forms for gowns and $22.00 donation are due Monday, March 24, 2014.
8th Promotion Dance
The promotion dance will be held on Friday, June 6, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. In order to provide an opportunity for family and friends to celebrate together, all of the Livermore middle schools will be hosting their celebration the Friday evening before the June 12th ceremony.
Please be on the lookout for more information regarding this event as there is a parent committee dedicated to coordinating the details.
In order for your child to have a memorable night and fantastic experience, we need your input when planning this event. Parent volunteers are crucial to this event’s success. This celebration is hosted entirely by 8th grade parent volunteers. If you are interested in assisting the 8th grade promotion parent team or have contacts that could supply donations, please contact the CMS PTA.
January 15, 2014
Eighth grade activities are just around the corner. We are looking forward to a celebration of the culmination of three years of hard work on the part of your children. ...more
May 31, 2013
Dear 8th Grade Parents/Guardians,
All 8th graders will be released to go home at 12:25 p.m. on Thursday, June 13th. We will not be releasing 8th graders early. If you need to check your child out, ...more
March 4, 2013
Dear 8th Grade Parents,
It is never too early to provide information about 8th grade activities. With this in mind, we need to inform you of specific information about the Great America trip and ...more