School Board Appreciation Week!

  All districts across the state are commemorating the work of school boards throughout the month of January. Cleveland County Schools has declar...

The Book Fair Is Coming Soon!

  Crest Middle School is excited to announce the “I Love Books!” Book Fair Wednesday Feb. 4 through Friday, Feb. 13, 2015.Click here to view the ho...

CMS BOB Prepares for District Book Battle!

  Sixth and seventh graders on Mrs. Pauley's Battle of the Books team are getting some good practice in preparation for the real competition coming...

Parade With Us!

    Click Here for Video! The culminating event for the 8th grade Geology unit was held Friday Feb. 16, 2015.  8th grade students researched an o...

CMS Gives Back to the Community!

  Watch the Video for All the Ugly Sweaters! Our annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest is just one way that CMS staff works to help out those in n...

FCA/Fish Annual Can Food Drive A Huge Success!

FCA/Fish led the way for Crest Middle students to not only meet their 2500 can goal, but exceed it by over 600 cans to help out local church food pa...

Sew What's Your Identity?

    Click for video. Students in Ms. Walker's Advanced 8th Grade Art classes worked really hard on their sewing projects.  Students brought in fab...

The World is Really Old....

  Click Here for Video! Eighth graders in Mrs. Nolen's Science classes are learning about the different types of fossils.  Mr. Bruce Bridges, anot...

  • School Board Appreciation Week!

  • The Book Fair Is Coming Soon!

  • CMS BOB Prepares for District Book Battle!

  • Parade With Us!

  • CMS Gives Back to the Community!

  • FCA/Fish Annual Can Food Drive A Huge Success!

  • Sew What's Your Identity?

  • The World is Really Old....

Washington 8th Grade

To register/pay online:

To register/pay by phone: 1-800-839-6424
To register/pay by mail: send in the registration form to
Grand Classroom, PO Box 7166, Charlottesville, VA  22906
Parents can set up a payment plan or pay all at once.


Weekly Athletics!

Mon. Feb. 2- Basketball @ Shelby

Tues. Feb. 3- Basketball @ RS-Central

Thurs. Feb. 5- Basketball @ Burns



(Reminders about Home Basketball Games:   Cost of admission is $2 for students and $3 for adults.  Concessions including hot dogs and pizza will be sold.  If you are staying after school for the game please wait in front of the school. Have your rides here around 6:00pm.


Upcoming Events:
Feb. 5-13 Book Fair
Feb. 10 Book Fair Family Night 3-6pm


Thanks so much for your gracious donations for our Jeans/Hats Day on Jan. 9.  We raised over $260.00!
Thank you so much Crest Middle Family! On Friday, December 5 Hats/Jeans Day for Jill Webb
we raised $307! Thank you!


Students had a great time at the Dance last week. Click here to see the photo booth!

Thank you so much!  We raised over $220 Friday November 7 (jeans/hats day) for the Cole Parker Scholarship. WAY TO GO CMS!


CMS Performs at Art of Sound!

Click to see video!


School Hours:

Our doors open to students at 7:30 am.
Classes begin at 8:00 am.

Our day ends at 3:00 pm.
*1st load bus riders exit at 2:55
*Car riders exit at 2:57
*2nd load bus riders exit at 3:00

Reminder to Parents concerning MORNING drop off times:

For their safety please do not drop students off before 7:30 am. At that time the doors are opened and school personnel take up duty positions in front of the building.

Reminder to Parents concerning pick up times:

No student will be released from school between 2:30 p.m. and the end of the day. Obviously, you will have emergencies from time to time, but please make every effort not to schedule appointments that will force you to check out your child during the time mentioned.

Student Enrollment Information:
Proof of Residence must be presented at registration.  We must have three proofs of residence.

Check for Homework:
Don't forget that if you need to find out what homework has been assigned by your child's teachers you can call our homework hotline at 704-487-0378 between the hours of 4:00 pm and 6:00 am.  Your child should know the team code or you can get it from our website by going to the "Programs" menu and choosing "Academics" and then your grade level. You can also check that individual teacher's web page.


If you have any suggestions, questions, or concerns, we would love to hear them.  Just email the webmaster.


Last Updated (Friday, 30 January 2015 15:17)


As you know budgets are tight. You can help our school by simply linking your shopping card from your favorite supermarket to our school account then every time you purchase groceries just make sure you use your store card. It helps us both out!

Food Lion has started a new program called Classroom Rewards. Registering is simple - just go online to the Food Lion Rewards Page and enter our school code (212813) and then enter your MVP number from the back of your card. Please take a minute to register your card for Crest Middle School, Code 212813.

Ingles Supermarkets also maintains a similar program called “Tools for Schools”. You can link your Ingles Advantage Card to our school at the Ingles page. Just search for our school name or our ID# 11989.


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