CMS Students of the Nine Weeks 2020-21

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DAR Essay Contest Winners

Central Middle School had six students that placed in the DAR Essay Contest! Pictured {from left to right} Bonnie Phipps (the Carrollton Daughters of the American Revolution Representative), Mary Lois Griffis (8th Grade First Place Winner), Harlow Rice (7th Grade First Place Winner), Lizzy Jensen (7th Grade Third Place Winner), Mr. Edwards (CMS Principal). 
Not Pictured: Matthew Brown (7th Grade Second Place Winner), Norah Yarborough (8th Grade Second Place Winner) and Francesca De La Cruz (8th Grade Third Place Winner).
The DAR Essay Contest was established to encourage young people to think creatively about our nation's great history and learn about history in a new light.
DAR essay winners

CMS Geography Bee

The CMS Geography Bee was held on March 3 with 236 students participating. Congratulations to our winner Kate Studdard (7th grade) and runner up Andrew Sheffield (8th grade).
Geography Bee winners

Young GA Authors - District Level Winners

Congratulations to our two young ladies who earned system level honors for their talented writing in the Young GA Author competition for the Carroll County School District:

Grace Wheat - 6th Grade System Level winner

Lenise Taylor - 8th Grade System Level Honorable Mention

Good luck to Grace as her writing will move on to the next phase of the competition.

Grace Wheat
Lenise Taylor

Young GA Authors - CMS Winners

For the 2020-21 school year, the following students were chosen as the CMS Young GA Author Winners:

6th Grade: Grace Wheat (1st Place), Lydia Kirk (2nd Place), Marley Johnson (3rd Place)

7th Grade: Peyton Stone (1st Place), Harlow Rice (2nd Place)

8th Grade: Lenise Taylor (1st Place), Mary Lois Griffis (2nd Place), and Lawson Jones (3rd Place)

YGA School Winners

Carroll County Spelling Bee

Congratulations to CMS 8th grade student, Isabella Jackson. Isabella competed as the CMS representative and finished as the Carroll County Schools spelling Bee winner.
Isabella Jackson
Congratulations to CMS students, Harlow Rice and Hallee Ball, who placed 2nd and 3rd respectively in the Optimist Club Essay Contest. This year’s Essay contest was based on the topic of “Achieving your Dreams by Choosing Optimism. Harlow and Hallee competed with students from 4 schools and each won a cash prize.

Optimist Club Essay Contest

Hallee Ball
Harlow Rice

CMS FFA Earns Top Honor

CMS earns North GA Area I Chapter of the Year! Congratulations to our FFA and Lucas Brock, CMS FFA Sponsor and Agriculture Teacher!
FFA Award

2020-21 Award Winners

DAR Award Winners (Delayed from 2019-20)

DAR group
Kalin Dial
Hannah Hembree
Tripp Byrd
Lilly Carroll
Blythe Browning

Congratulations to the students pictured above on being selected for the 2019-20 DAR Essay Winners:

  • Kalin Dial (current 8th grade student - 7th grade 1st place winner)
  • Hannah Hembree (current 8th grade student - 7th grade 2nd place winner)
  • Tripp Byrd (current 6th grade student - 5th grade CES 1st place winner)
  • Lilly Carroll (current 6th grade student - 5th grade Roopville ES 2nd place winner)
  • Blythe Browning (current 6th grade student - 5th grade Roopville ES 3rd place winner)