AP Scoop Assistant Principal Gilbert

A new venture this year in our Learning Center is a backroom Makerspace that is available to students at East during WIN time.  You might be thinking-“What is a Makerspace?”   A Makerspace in an area that provides a hands-on experience for students to use their inquiry skills to design, create, and invent things from supplies that are available.  This new space develops more opportunities for students to apply skills and knowledge that they have learned in school, from the design process to the 4C’s (critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity). Linda Dierks, our Media Specialist at East, has formed a student committee that will guide the development of this space.  Students meet occasionally during WIN time to decide on what materials should be provided, create guidelines for the space, and eventually lead sessions for other students. As we continue to personalize opportunities at East, this space will serve as an extension for experiential learning and tap into... Continue reading AP Scoop Assistant Principal Gilbert

See Us Live

Please join us at CMSE on Monday, February 5th and Tuesday, February 6th at 10:15 am to SEE US LIVE. See Us Live is an opportunity for incoming 6th grade parents and guardians to learn more about our Endeavor and Discover models and see the similarities and differences to help you as a family plan for a smooth transition to middle school. During the 75 minute See Us Live, parents will be visiting classrooms, talking with teachers and have time to ask questions. Please RSVP by Friday, February 2nd using this link to let us know you will be attending. When you arrive at CMSE, please just check in at the main office. If you have any questions about See Us Live please feel free to contact the main office at... Continue reading See Us Live

Registration 2018-19

Registration for 2018-19 It is hard to believe that we are already thinking about next school year!  We want to share our 2018-2019 Registration Timeline with you. 6th & 7th Grade Registration Thursday, February 1st All students will receive registration materials in their Advisory. We will take time to go through the materials with them and answer any questions. Friday, February 16th 6th Grade students will register online in their science classes. All students must have their registration sheet handed into their science teacher with a parent signature before they will be able to register for their courses.  Tuesday, February 13th 7th Grade students will register online in their science classes. All students must have their registration sheet handed into their science teacher with a parent signature before we will be able to register for their courses. 8th Grade Registration Friday, January 26th Chaska and Chanhassen High School Counselors will be coming over to present... Continue reading Registration 2018-19

Rock, Run, & Roll-athon Fundraiser

We are excited to kick- off our CMSE fundraiser this year with a fun fitness goal for students in the new dome! Our Rock, Run, & Roll-athon will take place on Thursday, March 1st during advisory. This year, we’re using an awesome web based fundraising system that makes it much easier for you to request pledges from your family and friends, and for them to make secure credit card donations online. It’s fun and easy to use. Go to this website Parents enter your name and email address, then click Register (if you do not have a student here and want to donate online, just register yourself) Enter your child’s name Follow the instructions on-screen You can bring in a check or cash donation to the office, if you don’t want to submit online.  We thank you for your continued support! Beth Holm... Continue reading Rock, Run, & Roll-athon Fundraiser