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WE ONLY HAVE SPACE FOR 120 PLAYERS, DON'T WAIT AND REGISTER TODAY! Parents, students, teachers, staff, alumni and friends are invited to register for our CMS GOLF TOURNAMENT scheduled for Saturday, May 10, 2014 at La Cana Golf Club at Punta Cana Resort & Club. For more information contact the Development Office at 809-947-1021/1020 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...
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There are some spaces available in Pre-Kinder for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. Please contact the Admissions Office at (809) 947-1100 or (809) 947-1111 for additional information....
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iParenting towards Digital Citizenship We are excited to announce that the PTO and ES teachers are joining forces in helping our students—your children—learn more about digital citizenship.  While we currently include the teaching of it in our technology curriculum in all grade levels in age-appropriate ways, we are working to expand our efforts to involve teachers, students, and parents working together to successfully navigate through the use of new technologies and devices in helpful (not hurtful) ways.  This past week, we hosted a parent-student breakfast in each fifth grade classroom where our fifth grade technology teacher George Santos and counselor...
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EDL 706: PROBLEMS IN LEADERSHIP May 6-12, 2014 Course Description: EDL 706 Problems in Leadership Problems and solutions in educational leadership, organizational change, human resource development, and school community relations. Instructor: Diana Reinsmoen is an educator with teaching and administrative experience in private and public schools in the US and 31 years in international schools in Taiwan, India, Indonesia, Norway, Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates. She was the Director of Learning at the American School of Dubai, serving on the administrative team for seven years as the school doubled in enrollment and transitioned to a new state of the art...
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Board Elections –The date for the election of the Board of Directors is May 21st and the Meet the Candidates morning is set for members of the community that are interested in submitting a resume and letter of interest for one of the two member at large openings to do so by April 30. They can be submitted to the Board Secretary, Lily Ros, in the office of the Headmaster. The positions up for Election are:Treasurer, Secretary and 2 Member at Large slots.             Sameer Hinduja -   Be sure to come to the presentation on Thursday, April 24 in the gym...
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HS Theatre Production The High School Production of "Picasso at the Lapin Agile,"  by Steve Martin is being presented in the Black Box Theatre from April 2-4 at 7:30 pm. Everyone is welcome and tickets can be purchased at the door for RD$200. ACCAS Theatre Festival On March 5-8, 22 students from the high school participated in the 9th annual ACCAS Theatre Festival hosted at Colegio Dominico Americano. They joined 165 other students from international schools all over the island in a celebration of theatre, art, and hard work. They participated in workshops, productions, competitions, and even a dance battle. Theatre at...
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Don't miss this Saturday, April 5th from 11:00am to 6:00pm the CMS event everyone's been waiting for! SPRING FEST & FAMILY FUN DAY 2014 VIEW THE CMS SPRING FEST & FAMILY FUN DAY PROGRAM BELOW BE THERE OR BE SQUARE! SEE YOU THERE :)...
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CMS 5K FUN RUN The CMS 5K FUN RUN is the first of it's kind in the Dominican Republic and is much anticipated by students, staff and CMS family members alike. CMS Athletics is proud to bring the Carol Morgan family what is sure to be one of the highlight events of the year. The 5K FUN RUN is a powdered color race through Parque Mirador Sur, finishing at the CMS back parking lot. Each kilometer of the race will be a different color of powdered fun! Download the 5K FUN RUN Registraion form HERE. The paint is powdered, biodegradable, edible (but we...
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OLC and ESL Reviews are Underway This year ESL and OLC are reviewing their programs to find ways to better serve the individual and collective needs of our students.  One of the themes that both groups share is the importance of early good instruction and intervention.  The more support we provide our youngest learners, the more successful they will be academically and socially as they mature. Accreditation Planning Team /Survey Response is Great. As many of you know, CMS has begun our accreditation process utilizing a new protocol, Excellence by Design, from Middle States.  The planning team oversees the process during which we...
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My Announcement – I want to thank the CMS community for the outpouring of support I have received upon the announcement I sent out two weeks ago about my departure of CMS in June 2015. But I also want you all to know that I still have a year and a half to work with you all and intend to put the same energy I always have into my day to day commitment here. Count on me. It is not yet time to say good-bye.     Registration - The month of February saw the community respond to registration requirements to reserve...
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Flag Day, Fine Arts Dominican Festival, & Comparsas We culminated our studies of Dominican life and culture in February. After attending the successful Flag Day Ceremony on February 21st that was hosted by the students and staff from the middle school division, we participated in the Fine Arts DR Festival, experiencing all the sights and sound of our local culture right here on our campus.  A great thank you to the Fine Arts and Spanish teams for their work on this event.  We ended the month with our traditional Comparsas dance production put on by our third, fourth, and fifth grade...
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Important Dates: March 4                                 MS Green Assembly (GIN Sponsored) March 5                                 Board Meeting March 5                                 9th Grade Registration – Home Base March 6                                 5th Grade Transition Assembly March 7                                 9th Grade Registration – Home Base March 10                               MS Battle of the Books – Home base (Gymnasium) March 11                               6th Grade Registration – Home Base & GIN Guest Speaker at 1:45PM. March 12                               7th Grade Registration – Home Base & GIN Guest Speaker at 1:30PM. March 13                               Half Day Schedule – Opening of the GIN Conference March 14                               No Students – Moodle Day (Schedule in Teachers Portal) March 17                               Menu Day @...
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UPCOMING PARENT MEETINGS March 19th @ 7:45am – PTO Guest Speaker Series – Dr. Katherine Langa: “Parenting Adolescents through Health & Sex Issues April 2nd @ 7:45am – Counselor and Principal Coffee - 11th grade parents April 9th @ All Day – Parent/Teacher Conferences May 7th @ 7:45am – Counselor and Principal Coffee - Open to all 9-12th parents   GLOBAL ISSUES NETWORK CONFERENCE In the coming week, March 13th – 15th, we will be hosting the Global Issues Network Conference here at Carol Morgan School. We have over 300 registered participants from the United States, Latin America, and the Caribbean....
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REGISTRATIONS ARE OPEN! Parents, students, teachers, staff, alumni and friends are invited to register for our CMS GOLF TOURNAMENT scheduled for Saturday, May 10, 2014 at La Cana Golf Club at Punta Cana Resort & Club. For more information contact the Development Office at 809-947-1021/1020 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...
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ARTE SPRING FEST 2014
Dear CMS Community, We are very glad to invite you to our traditional annual CMS events to give a warm welcome to spring with a day full of fun and entertainment for all CMS families: Spring Fest & Family Fun Day. As in the past celebrations, it will be a time of fellowship and camaraderie, school spirit and fun with our children, co-parents and CMS teachers. This year we continue with the Dog Show Contest coordinated by Doggie House, International Food Fair, Business Expo, School Clubs and a wide selection of great activities and games that are accessible for all ages...
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Season III is set to be the busiest yet at CMS Season III is underway at CMS; Boys Soccer, Girls Basketball, Mixed Ultimate Frisbee, Track & Field, Cheerleading and Flag Football! It's going to be a fun and jam-packed season of sports for the Sharks! The Athletics Season III practice schedule is as follows: Boys Soccer Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 3:00-4:30 Field 1 MS JV MS JV Field 2 JV V V V 4:00-6:00 Field 1         Field 2 V                   Girls Basketball Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 3:00-4:30 Gym MS...
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Insects and spiders are pretty amazing on Earth, but how does their behavior change in space?  On Wednesday March 5, Ms. Mary Dolly Gomez's 7th grade science class got to connect directly with the scientists from BioServe Space Technologies, Butterfly Pavilion, and the Denver Museum of Nature & Science.  These scientists worked collaboratively on a number of experiments launching these life-forms into low Earth orbit on the International Space Station.  Once these critters where on the space station the scientists were able to study how near-zero-gravity affects their biology!    This videoconference was part of the SCIENTISTS IN ACTION program from...
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Artists in Residence a success! The Library staff would like to thank our two Artists in Residence this year for a most memorable experience. Primary School put on a lovely rendition of “Snow White and the Seven Dwarves” in a record four and a half days thanks to the guidance of the Missoula Children’s Theatre! Secondary School students were also impressive as they regaled the school with their newly-acquired tap dancing skills, courtesy of the Bradley Sisters! Spanish Reading Contest winners! Each year Ms. Portales’ 7th Grade Spanish class holds a reading incentive contest. Aided by Spanish Librarian Dorcas Aybar, students...
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CMS elementary students, teachers and library staff celebrated the Fourth Annual World Read Aloud Day on March 5th, 2014. World Read Aloud Day is celebrated in over 65 countries and almost 700 cities around the world. Student, teachers, and communities celebrate in order to raise awareness of the powerful, simple activity of reading aloud. A six year study from the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research found that kids who are read to on a daily basis will be almost a year ahead academically of kids who are not read to. When families read aloud with their kids...
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All Pre-K to 5th graders have the chance to PURCHASE a professionally bound hard back book that contains THEIR OWN original writing! Hard back books are on sale until Tuesday, March 11th. Please pay the CMS cashier ($21.00 US per book). Order forms were sent home with the students. PK and Kinder order form 1st - 5th grades order form Since we are shipping internationally, it is important not to miss this deadline. Please contact Jennifer Willner with any questions. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...
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