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Chesterton, IN 46304

Phone: 219-983-3776


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  • ISSMA Piano/Vocal Solo & Ensemble Contest Results - 2/17

    A total of 36 soloists and 9 ensembles received gold medals; seven soloists and six ensembles received a silver medal; and 1 soloist received a bronze medal in the ISSMA District Vocal/Piano Solo and Ensemble Contest at Kankakee Valley Middle School on Saturday, February 4. Any...

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  • Second Quarter Honor Honor Roll - 2/17

    Chesterton Middle School has recognized 596 students on the Honor Roll for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA for the second nine weeks. Of those, 306 students are listed on the Principal's Honor Roll for earning a grade point average...

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  • Chesterton Middle School Benefit - 2/17

    The annual Chesterton Middle School Benefit will be hosted on Friday, Feb. 24 in the CMS Goldsborough Gym. Admission cost is $1. If you purchased a Benefit ticket, your stub will get you in the event. This event provides funding for CMS to purchase athletic...

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  • Speech Winners - 1/17

    Chesterton Middle School students in Liz Graupner's eighth grade public speaking class finished the semester with a public speaking competition, hosted and sponsored by Alex Ferreira of Modern Woodmen of America, a non-profit, fraternal financial firm. Students gave...

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  • Geography Bee Winner - 1/17

    Chesterton Middle School seventh grader Eric Sparks, left, has won the school level competition of the National Geography Bee recently and a chance at a $25,000 college scholarship. Sparks has taken...

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  • CMS Students Learn About Constitution - 1/17

    Chesterton Middle School now owns a new pop-up exhibit, The Bill of Rights and You, received through a competitive grant from the National Archives . The Bill of Rights and You, which commemorates the 225th anniversary of the ratification of this landmark document...

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  • All Region Orchestra - 12/16

    Several Chesterton Middle School orchestra students were selected to participate in All Region Orchestra recently...

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  • All Region Honor Band - 12/16

    Chesterton Middle School had six students selected as representatives at the 2016 Indiana Bandmasters Association All-Region Honor Band recently. Those students are...

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  • Honor Roll, First Nine Weeks - 11/16

    Chesterton Middle School has recognized 643 students on the Honor Roll for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA for the first nine weeks. Of those, 334 students are listed on the Principal's Honor Roll for earning a grade point average...

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  • 2016 Veterans Day Program - 11/16

    CMS held their annual Veterans Day Program on November 11, 2016

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  • Learning About the American Revolution - 10/16

    Chesterton Middle School eighth grade students are studying the American Revolution and reading the novel, My Brother Sam is Dead. As part of this unit, Revolutionary re-enactors from the Northwest Territory Alliance group...

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  • Meet the Makers! - 10/16

    The Robotics Club at Chesterton Middle School is having a book fair at Barnes & Noble on Saturday, Nov. 5 and Sunday, Nov. 6. Students, from the club, will be demonstrating virtual reality, augmented reality, robotics, coding, programming, and more. This is Barnes & Noble's second Mini Maker Fair and is held in conjunction with MAKE Magazine. Use the promotional coupon and Barnes & Noble will donate a portion of all sales to the club....

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  • 8th Grade Reading Project - 10/16

    The Chesterton Middle School Social Studies department wrote a grant to the Indian Humanities to sponsor an all eighth grade reading project. As part of a unit on the Revolutionary War, students will read My Brother Sam is Dead, a...

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  • Overcoming Adversity - 10/16

    Speaker and Coach Kenneth Jennings came to Chesterton Middle School this week to speak to students and staff about his journey overcoming adversity after being injured and paralyzed playing high school football. His story chronicled...

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  • Public Speaking - 10/16

    Students in Elizabeth Graupner's speech classes at Chesterton Middle School have spent about two weeks preparing for a mock trial. To assist with this process, she had guest speaker Michael McCready come to her class to help students understand the value of public...

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