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School Hours: 7:45am - 2:20pm

Cocopah Middle School
6615 E. Cholla Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85254     
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Susan Thomas, Principal
Steve Salcito, Assistant Principal

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Upcoming Events
Today
Repeating Event - Ceramics club
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
11/24/2014
Repeating Event - Bible Club
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Repeating Event - Homework Haven
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
 
District Announcements


SUSD Accepting Open Enrollment Forms for 2015-16 School Year

Scottsdale Unified School District (SUSD) will accept online Open Enrollment Forms beginning November 3rd. Since November 1st falls on a weekend or holiday, the deadline becomes the next working day after November 1st. Parents who would like to Open Enroll their child(ren) into an SUSD school can begin the process by filling out the online request form at http://openenrollment.susd.org on Monday, November 3. See Open Enrollment
 
Service Learning Accepting Donations, Will Deliver Thanksgiving Meals to SUSD Families in Need

Students in the Scottsdale Unified School District (SUSD) Service Learning program will be working to collect and fundraise to help feed families in our school district who are in need this holiday season. The Service Learning program is hoping to provide 185 families with a meal, which will be delivered or picked up the week of Thanksgiving. We are asking that you provide a meal for a family that includes the following items:
  • A frozen turkey (12-15 pounds)
  • 1 disposable turkey roasting pan
  • 2 large boxes of stuffing
  • 2 cans of cranberries
  • 2 large boxes of instant mashed potatoes
  • 2 cans of green beans
  • 2 cans of corn
  • 2 packets or 2 jars of gravy
  • 1 dessert - non-frozen and non-refrigerated
  • Package of dinner rolls - non-refrigerated
If you and your family would like to help, please bring your meal donation in a box to the front office of the following schools on Monday, November 24: Arcadia High School, Chaparral High School, Saguaro High School or Supai Middle School from 7:15-8:45 a.m.

 
Prevention Matters: Information on Influenza (flu) and other Communicable Diseases
Click here to read an important message from the Scottsdale Unified School District Health Services department.
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Arizona State Board of Education Adopts New Statewide Achievement Test
On November 3rd, the Arizona State Board of Education adopted a new statewide achievement test, Arizona's Measurement of Educational Readiness to Inform Teaching (AzMERIT) for Arizona students. The AzMERIT test will replace the Arizona Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) Reading, Writing and Mathematics tests beginning in spring of 2015. Students in 3rd grade through high school will take the AzMERIT English Language Arts and Mathematics tests. Students in 4th grade, 8th grade and high school will take the AIMS Science test. For more information about the AzMERIT, please visit http://www.azed.gov/assessment/azmerit/
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Tax Credit
 
Did you know state law (A.R.S. 43-1089.01) allows you to take a tax credit when you donate up to $200 for single filers and $400 for married filers to a public school for extracurricular activities that require an enrolled student to pay a fee? This means taxpayers may help Cocopah Middle School and reduce their state tax bill at the same time.  Click here to make a donation or get more information.  The deadline is December 31, 2014.

"Evening under the Stars"

Friday, November 21st from 6:00pm – 9:00pm. What is STEAM??!! Science – Technology – Engineering – Art – and Math!
There will be something for everyone - over 35 different guest speakers and workshops to attend. Check out who's coming so you can plan what you want to see.  Everything from astronomy to rocket building, to robots, to solar systems to music and more! There will be a special ‘Glow in the Dark’ Strings concert. There will be an astronomy viewing all evening long and a special planetary art exhibit too! 

 

Junior Purple Society Blanket Drive

The Jr. Purple Society is collecting blankets during the month of November for children in the hospital fighting cancer.  New blankets can be dropped off to Mrs. Solod or in the big boxes located in the cafeteria. 

Barnes & Noble Bookfair Supports Cocopah, 11/29-12/7

Support our school and get a head start on your holiday gift shopping November
29th- December 7th, 2014 at Barnes & Noble at the 101 Fwy & Shea Blvd. Just present the special voucher prior to making your purchase and portion of the sales will be given to Cocopah Middle School. Questions? Contact, Diana Campbell, Cocopah Librarian.

Angel Gifts for Bethune

Cocopah is once again partnering with Cochise, Cherokee and Sequoya to provide holiday gifts for the students at Mary McLeod Bethune School in south Phoenix.  Gift tags will be available for selection at the Carnival and the following week during lunch.  Please encourage your students to select a tag.  We also need volunteers to assist with gift collection and re-bagging and tagging gifts.  Please click here to sign up.


 

Cocopah PRIDE
 
Positive * Respectful * Inspired * Determined * Excellent

2nd Quarter PRIDE Winners:  Madi M, Sammie J, Cate A-W, Reid R, Claire K, Claire EMichael M, Caroline R, Cooper H, Jackson S, Lauren B, Noah P
 

2014-2015 Cocopah Parent-Student Handbook

Important information regarding Cocopah policies and procedures for parents and students. 14-15 CMS Handbook.pdf
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