Camp Ernst Middle School News

Open Your Eyes, Be Resource Wise!

We hope students and their families are making use of the free energy efficiency kits available through XMarksTheKit.org. These free kits are great and they contain energy-saving items that can save you money each month!

But the free kits aren’t just for students - you can sign up for a kit as well. In fact, every single person in your school community is eligible, so spread the word!

There are two easy ways to request your free kit right now:

So, spread the word and sign up for your free kit today!


Veterans Day Celebration

Camp Ernst Middle School would like to welcome and honor veterans for breakfast on Tuesday, November 11th.  Any relative of a student or staff member who has or is currently serving in the Armed Forces is invited to attend a breakfast.  The veteran, along with their student, will receive breakfast and be honored in a special presentation.  The breakfast and presentation will run from 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.  If your child has a relative who served, or is currently serving in the Armed Forces, please fill out the form and return to Mrs. Dragan in the main office by Friday, October 31st.


Yearbooks for Sale

If you would like to purchase a CEMS yearbook for the 2014-2015 school year, please click on the link below:

http://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1848753/Camp-Ernst-Middle-School/

There are 2013-14 yearbooks available for $38.00 and 2012-13 yearbooks available for $25.00.  If you are interested please contact Shannon Aguinaldo.


Drug Awareness Month - Presentation

CEMS would like to invite your Cooper Cluster parents to a “Current Drug Trends” training class. The class will be offered at the Cooper Auditorium on October 29th at 7pm. The class will last approximately 60-90 minutes.


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Science Family Fun Night

Greetings Camp Ernst families! We are hosting our first annual Science Family Fun Night here at Camp Ernst Middle School on October 28th from 6-8 pm.


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Spanish Classes Reach Out to Spain

Senora Post Spanish classes talk weather and family over Skype with Maria from Valencia, Spain.  Click Here to see our very own, Chase Clore's, Michael Dementjevs, Connor Stuart, and Jared Domaschko and Joshua Daly's conversations.


Basketball Tryouts

Basketball Tryouts will begin October 15th!  – All students trying out will be required to produce a copy of a current KHSAA Middle School Physical Form – copies are available on our website and in the front office.  Dr. Dragan will be here at CEMS on October 6th at 7pm, physicals will cost $20, first come first serve.  Students will be required to attend multiple days.  If you have any questions please contact Drew Bredenberg.  Times...


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2014 Northern Kentucky Youth Science Summit

The 2014 Northern Kentucky Youth Science Summit will take place on October 4th from 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. at Northern Kentucky University's Griffin Hall.


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7th Grade Chicago Trip

http://us.cdn3.123rf.com/168nwm/unkreatives/unkreatives1103/unkreatives110300008/8986613-detailed-silhouette-of-chicago-illinois.jpgThere will be an informational meeting on Tuesday October 7th for those interested in the 7th Grade Chicago Trip. Click Here for more information.


CEMS Scholastic Book Fair

CEMS Library is having the Scholastic Book Fair from Friday, September 19 to Friday, September 26.  Family night is Tuesday, September 23rd from 2:30 to 7:00.  All other days it is open just during school hoursIf you would like to view the online book fair, use this link http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/cems


Microsoft Student Advantage Program

Big imageAs part of our district licensing agreement, Microsoft has announced the Microsoft Student Advantage Program.  This program allows students in our district to install Office products on up to 5 devices – FREE.


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Pre-Sale Craft Fair Ticket Form

Click Here to get the Pre-Sale Craft Fair Ticket Form.  Join us for the 5th Annual CEMS Craft Fair on Saturday October 4th from 10am - 3pm.


BLAZER STRONG

The Adventurer team is conducting a fundraiser, Blazer Strong, and would appreciate your support!


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Discounted Perfect North Slopes Season Passes

Discounted Perfect North Slopes Season Passes now available for 2014-2015 season!  Prices good thru November 12th!


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Varsity Volleyball WINS Kentucky Klash

Congratulations to the Camp Ernst Varsity Volleyball team on winning the Kentucky Klash this weekend at Dunbar High School in Lexington, KY. 


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Curriculum Nights - CORRECTION

The dates and times for this years Curriculum Nights are incorrect in the student agendas. The following are the CORRECT days and times for each grade level.

6th Grade - August 25th 

7th Grade - August 27th

8th Grade - August 28th

All Curriculum Nights will be from 7-8pm


Spirit Wear Online

Camp Ernst Spirit Wear will be available online through August 17th.  Click Here to order!


KHSAA Middle School Physical Form

If your child is in grades 6-8 and will be participating in a sport sanctioned by the KHSAA during the 2014-2015 school year a current sports physical is REQUIRED and must be on the KHSAA approved MIDDLE SCHOOL physical form. Click here to download the correct KHSAA Middle School physical form.


Saturday Activities Canceled

Weather Alert - Due to inclement weather all activities at all Boone County Schools scheduled for Saturday 1/25 are CANCELED.


Winter Weather and Wind Chill Information

Do you have questions about how or why school is delayed or canceled due to extreme cold temperatures or other winter weather?  Check out our wind chill information sheet.  You can also see our inclement weather information sheet to find out more about the process and how the decision is made.


Happy New Year

Happy New Year from the staff and students of the Boone County Schools!  


Updated Information On School Calendar Revisions

Due to the large amount of school closures we have had we have made a few revisions to the 2013-2014 school year calendar.  Click here to view a letter from Superintendent Dr. Randy Poe explaining the changes to the calendar.


Heroin Town Hall Meetings

Meetings Information


Schedule Pickup Night

Schedule pick up is a time for students and parents to come to CEMS to pay school fees ($60.00), pick up class schedules, join the PTSO, put money on student’s cafeteria account,  purchase supplies and walk with your student to locate classrooms in preparation for their first day. 


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Digital Drivers License - Technology

Digital Drivers License is a requirement for students who intend to bring their own technology to school.  Click on Digital Drivers License to begin working on yours!  For more information check under Student Resources.


Art Supplies RECIEVED - THANK YOU!

A special heart felt thank you to Ms. Christine Gregorio for the generous donation of red and white latex paint to the Art Department.  Wonderful parents here at CEMS!! Thanks so much!!


Report Cards

Report cards will not be mailed out.  They will be available on line (Parent Portal) next week until June13.  Parents may come to the school and get a hard copy any time.


Dunk Some of Your District Favorites For A Great Cause

First Church of Christ is partnering with the Boone County Alliance during the Boone County Fair (August 4-9) to raise money for Heroin prevention in local schools.   You can purchase three balls for one dollar and dunk some of your favorite people in the community to raise money to fight this epidemic in Northern Kentucky.  The goal is to raise $3,000.  The schedule highlights for the district include:

  • Saturday 8/9 - North Pointe Elementary Principal Mr. Shires - 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

SBDM Special Meeting

Site Based Council Special Meeting

Monday, May 19, 2014

2:45 pm

Closed session for principal candidate interviews


Jaguar Cross Country

Jaguar Cross Country Information

Elementary and Middle School Cross Country programs. Registration night is Wednesday May 28 at 6:00pm in the library of Cooper at 6:00pm.  This program is open to any student boy or girl entering Grades 1-8 for the 2014-2015 school year.  I have attached our registration form for you.  If you have any questions, please let me know. 

Scott Spicher@boone.kyschools.us


Special SBDM Meeting

SBDM Special Session Meeting

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

1:00 p.m.

CEMS Conference Room

This meeting will be a closed session for candidate interviews

for the CEMS Principal position.


Win a Kindle Fire!!

Click here for Kindle Fire Giveaway Details


Camp Trailblazer for Incoming 6th Graders and Any Student New to CEMS

Information and Registration Form


2014-2015 SBDM Council Positions Available

We are currently accepting applications to fill two open positions on our school's SBDM council for the 2014-2015 school year.  Applications must be turned into the office by 2:30 on Tuesday, April 29th.  Elections will be held on Thursday, May 1st during school hours and also from 7-8pm that evening during the incoming 6th grade orientation.  Parent information and applications can be found on our school's website on the SBDM tab.  Please contact the office with any questions that you  may have.  


Special SBDM Meeting

There will be a special session SBDM meeting on Friday, May 2 at 2:45 in the CEMS library.


CEMS Sports Dance

For more information please CLICK HERE


School Bus Information

Please be aware of the following:

1. Students must be at the bus stop five minutes prior to the bus arrival.
2. Parents are responsible for supervising their children at the bus stop.
3. Parents must provide transportation for any temporary changes to the student's assigned location.

 


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2014-2015 CEMS DANCE TEAM TRYOUTS

August 18th and 19th 2:30-4:30pm Clinic in the Cafeteria
August 20th 2:30-5:00pm Tryout in the Multipurpose room
August 21st 6pm Parent Meeting (If you make the team)


Cooper HS PTSO Board Seeking Volunteers

Cooper PTSO Board is looking for volunteers to fill some open positions for the 2014-2015 school year.  Qualifications to be eligible for board positions are simple; have a desire to continue to make Cooper a wonderful school, be a PTSO member, have a student at or attending Cooper during the school year, have an approved background check and be available to attend monthly board meetings. If you are interested in being part of a wonderful organization and helping Cooper High School please contact Jennifer Bechtol at 859-371-3836 or by email at Bechtol@fuse.net<mailto:Bechtol@fuse.net> by May 14, 2014.


Special SBDM Meeting

Tuesday, May 6 at 2:45 in CEMS Library to draft interview questions for new principal hiring


Principal Hagerty takes on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

WATCH our Principal, Stephanie Hagerty take on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!


Day of Play 5K Run/Walk

Come join us for the Boone County Schools Day of Play 5K Run/Walk Presented by the Superintendent's Student Advisory Council on Saturday September 27th at Idlewild Park in Burlington.  Zumba will kick things off at 8:45am with the 5K Run/Walk beginning at 9:00am  There will also be family activities and a health fair until 11:30am after the race.  Come join us for the full morning of play!  Online registration is open until September 20th.

Adult Registration ($25)  | Family Registration ($40 Max) | Student Registration ($10)


NKU ExploreMore 2014

ExploreMore Summer Flyer

ExploreMore Brochure June 23-27

ExploreMore Brochure June 16-20

Norse ThinkTank June 16-23

Norse ThinkTank Flyer

Norse Think Tank and ExploreMore are popular enrichment programs designed to meet the needs of academically, creatively, and artistically gifted students K-8.  We offer an ever-changing variety of courses in science, mathematics, visual and performing arts, and original transdisciplinary studies.  Students choose their own classes on a first-come first-served basis.


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Boone County High School Freshman Orientation

Orientation Invitation


Summer Camps and Summer Reading Assignments
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