CMS Holds Pennies for Patients Campaign:
Over the last three weeks, students at Camden Middle School have been raising money for the Pennies for Patients Campaign. The Pennies for Patients campaign directly benefits the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (The LLS). The LLS mission is to Cure Leukemia, Lymphoma and other blood cancers and improve quality of life of patients and their families.
CMS’s Pennies for Patients campaign, organized by the 5/6 and 7/8 Student Council, has had a record year! Rallying around our own Mrs Carpenter, currently winning her 3rd battle with Leukemia, we collected money each week throughout the month of March. Pennies, dimes, quarters and cold hard cash - we took it all and came to an incredible total. Camden middle school raised a record breaking $2,777.56 for the ...
Camden CSD Honored for Music Program:
The Camden Central School District Music Education Program Receives National Recognition
For the 4 th consecutive year.
The Camden Central School district has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.
Now in its 20 th year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students. To qualify for the Best Communities designation, Camden answered detailed questions about funding, graduation requirements, music class participation, ...
CHS Presents "A Dose of Drama":
This past weekend, the Camden High School Theater Department performed "A Dose of Drama." "A Dose of Drama" is a collection of Camden High School student written stage material. Performances featured all forms and genres of theater: Plays, dialogues, monologues, romance, drama, comedy, tragedy. Click here for a slide show of student performances.
Camden Elementary Discovery Expo:
Students at Camden Elementary are discovery experts! They conducted experiments, researched in depth topics, and shared out what they learned! Click here for a slide show of our students learning!
5th Grade Makes Maple Syrup!:
Mrs. Willson's, Mrs. Shippee's and Ms. Ash's 5th graders have successfully produced their own maple syrup from trees at CMS. Students chose and tapped the trees, hung buckets, boiled sap, and monitored final bottling. The students are entering their syrup in the NY Agriculture in the Classroom Maple Syrup contest. They also will produce enough to hold a classroom pancake breakfast in celebration of their learning and hard work!
Camden Celebrates Music in Our Schools Month:
Camden Central School District celebrates March as "Music in Our Schools Month" by highlighting student ability in a variety of concerts. Click here for a video of these performances.
Jr. Science Olympiad Scores 6th Overall at Competition:
Congratulations to the middle school's Science Olympiad team! They placed 6th place at their regional competition at North Syracuse Junior High. Records were broken for several events and number of medals earned and the team tied for their highest overall rank of 6th!
These are the results:
Ryleigh Johnson & Maleigha Coffie in Anatomy & Physiology 10th place
Koen Turner & Katie Hite in Battery Buggy 3rd place
Jerome Seidl & Ryleigh Johnson in Boomilever 9th
Morgan Keil & Quin Wing in Circuit lab 13th
Connor Perrotta & Lily Piersall in Crime Busters 7
Lily Piersall & Koen Turner in Density Lab 15
Emma Watson & Connor Perrotta in Disease Detectives 6
Mackenzie Keil & Emily Bird ...
McVille Learning Fair:
On Thursday, March 7th, McConnellsville Elementary School held its annual Learning Fair. There were close to 40 student projects that included:
· Ice Fishing
· Aerodynamics (there was an active wind tunnel)
· candy bar density test (float vs. sink)
· the evolution of Sonic the Hedgehog
· A working hydraulic ...
Congratulations to the Top Ten Students in the Class of 2019!:
The Camden Central School District congratulates all of our Top Ten Students on their academic achievements.
Maiya Turner is the Valedictorian of the Class of 2019. She is the daughter of James and Heidi Turner of Taberg. After graduation Maiya plans to attend the University of Buffalo to study a Mathematics/Engineering/STEM related major. Maiya’s goals are to have an enjoyable career that allows her to be financially stable. She wants to be content with her life and help others.
Carly VanAllen is the Salutatorian of the Class of 2019. She is the daughter of William and Melissa VanAllen of Blossvale. After graduation Carly plans to attend SUNY ...
CHS Music Department Presents Newsies!:
The Camden High School music department presented this years Musical, Newsies, on Friday, March 1st and Saturday, March 2nd.
The show was produced by Mrs. Kimberly Bird with Mrs. Heather Serway as musical director. Ms. Dee Dee Knapp Brody lended her choreography expertise with Mr. Dylan Isom assisting with choreography! Mrs. Michaele Morehouse directed the pit of talented high school and community musicians. The costumes were made by Mrs. Sue Teelin and Ms. Diane Lundrigan along with high school students. Mr. Steve Keller is worked hard to design a very unique set and Mrs. Amy Andrews made sure that our set was colorful. Mrs. Kimberly Dean was in charge of fundraising and selling the tickets to the show. This is just to name a few of the hard working dedicated students, faculty ...
"I Don't Care if the Rain Comes Down":
Led by Mr. Jerome, students in Mrs. Runfola’s 3rd Grade class learned to perform “I Don’t Care If The Rain Comes Down” on the xylophone. They worked in groups to decode the note names, learn the music, practice, and decide who would perform each part. Not only did they play well, but they also did an excellent job working together and taking turns.
Click here for a video of their performance.
5th Grade Celebrates 1000th Day of School!:
On Tuesday, February 26th, Mrs. Willson's and Mrs. Shippee's 5th grade math students celebrated their 1000th day of school [(5 x 180) + 100 = 1000] with fun hats, treats, and an Escape Room activity that Mrs. Willson created.
CMS Holds Annual Science Fair:
Congratulations to all participants of the Camden Middle School Science Fair that was held on February 13th. The winners are as follows:
People's Choice Award: Rylee Smith with Colors: Sink or Float?
3rd place - Kylie Tennant with Bubble Gum
2nd place - Bella Keller with Biolpastic
1st place - Lucas Van Allen with Popcorn
People's Choice Award: Mackenzie Keil with Construction Destruction
3rd place - Thomas Potter with It's Not Magic
2nd place - Landon Wiedemann with Bubbly Blast Bubble Gum
1st place - Ellie Hite with Erosion
People's Choice Award: Eric Sommerville with Acid Rain
3rd place - Kyle Halbritter and Ryan Leos with Extracting Iron from Different Types of Cereal
2nd place ...
Camden Senior Night for Boys Basketball and Cheerleaders:
Senior Night for Boys Basketball and Cheerleading was held on Friday, February 8, 2019.
Senior Cheerleaders honored were:
Senior Basketball Players honored were:
Franklin Crowford IV
For more pictures from Senior Night, please click here.
Camden Girls Basketball Senior Night:
On Monday, February 4th, the three seniors on the Girls Basketball Team were honored. The three ladies are:
Thank you for your dedication to our school and athletics!
Click here for pictures from Senior Night
Camden Girls Volleyball Senior Night:
The Girls Varsity Volleyball team beat Central Valley Academy 3-1 on Senior Night where seven seniors were honored:
Click here for more pictures from Senior Night.
Camden Science Olympiad Heads to States!:
The Regional Science Olympiad Competition was held on Saturday, January 26th at LeMoyne College. Overall, Camden earned a 5th place spot, which qualified them for the State Competition. The State Competition will be held on March 15th and 16th at LeMoyne College. Congratulations and Good Luck!
Click here for more pictures of the Regional Competition!
Camden Boys Bowling Senior Night:
Camden Boys Bowling celebrated senior night vs Central Valley Academy. The Camden seniors who were recognized were Zach Deloach, Kelly Wishart and MacDougal Young. Thank you for your dedication and all the hard work you have put in. Click here for more pictures from Senior Night.
Camden Girls Bowling Senior Night:
The girls bowling team celebrated senior night on Tuesday evening. Thank you to Camden Senior Girls Bowlers Erin Bourgeois and Amber Watkins for all of their dedication to the Camden Bowling team. Click here for pictures of senior night.