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  • 4th Quarter Honor Rolls - 6/18

    Chesterton Middle School has recognized 615 students on the Honor Roll for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA for the fourth nine weeks. Of those, 297 students are listed on the Principal's Honor Roll for earning a grade point average of 3.67 or higher for the fourth nine weeks. The 296 eighth graders cited on the varying honor rolls are . . .

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  • CMS Robotics - 5/18

    The Robotics Club at CMS received a grant from the Indiana Retired Teachers Association to make bike generators. This project, Pedal Power, used thrift store bikes to transform them into stationary power generating bikes. The bikes are available to students during...

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  • Hoops for Heart Top Collector - 5/18

    Chesterton Middle School (CMS) seventh grader Matticyn Gropper was recognized as the top fundraiser in the CMS Hoops For Heart annual fundraising drive for the American Heart Association. Matticyn individually...

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  • Young Citizenship Award - 5/15

    The Duneland Exchange Club recently presented Chesterton Middle School eighth grade student (center front) Madelynn Chestovich with the Young Citizenship Award at the school’s annual eighth grade student awards night....

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  • 8th Grade Academic Accomplishments Honored - 5/18

    Chesterton Middle School hosted its annual Honors Award Ceremony for eighth grade students at the school this past Thursday evening. Receiving the Presidential Academic Achievement Award are eighth grade students who received a cumulative...

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  • CMS Students Win Video Contest - 4/18

    The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) recently announced the winners of the 2018 Teen Video Challenge. The winning Indiana Teen Video Challenge entry, “Jump Into a Good Book!” was submitted by a group of students from Chesterton Middle School...

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  • FREE Middle School Football Skills Camp - 4/18

    Chesterton Middle and High School are hosting a free Spring Football Skills Camp for existing 6th (WIS/LIS/St. Pat’s) and 7th graders that plan to play middle school or Pop Warner football next year. The camp will be...

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  • CMS Chess Team Places at State - 4/18

    The Chesterton Middle School Chess club team recently competed at the Indiana Scholastic Chess Tournament at Morton High School in Hammond. The team placed seventh in the eighth grade and under division. This was...

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  • Music Students Win Gold at ISSMA - 4/18

    It was a new look this school year in the Chesterton Middle School Music Department with three of the four staff members being new to their position. Last school year’s retirement of orchestra director Tom Schnabel and choir director Amy Otto brought two new faces to those ensembles this fall, Erin Gerig...

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  • Third Quarter Honor Rolls - 4/18

    Chesterton Middle School has recognized 551 students on the Honor Roll for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA for the third nine weeks. Of those, 255 students are listed on the...

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  • CMS Places at Science Olympiad Tournament

    The Chesterton Middle School Science Olympiad team competed in the State tournament this past Saturday, March 17, at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. Front, left to right, coach Theresa Keilman, David...

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  • Pi Day at CMS - 3/18

    The Chesterton Middle School seventh grade math department celebrated their annual Pi Day this year by researching the history of Pi, participating in a variety of 'irrational' activities, and the crowning of the Queen, King, Princess...

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  • March Mad-Chess - 3/18

    The Chess Clubs from Westchester Intermediate School (WIS) and Chesterton Middle School (CMS) had a combined spring chess tournament entitled, "WIS vs. CMS March Mad-Chess” at the WIS Media Center. A total of 30...

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  • CMS Geography Bee WInner - 3/18

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

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  • Drama Club Presents 30 Reasons Not to be in a Play - 3/18

    The Chesterton Middle School Drama Club has returned after an eight-year-long hiatus! This year, the new club will be performing a full-length comedy play entitled, 30 Reasons Not To Be In A Play, by Alex Haehnel....

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