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Principal's Update for the week of 4/3/23

Good afternoon Cougar Country,

We hope you had an enjoyable and restful spring break.  We look forward to seeing our students on Monday, April 3.

Parents, report cards will be distributed on Thursday, April 6.  Please take time on Thursday to review you child’s academic progress and attendance with them.  Also on Thursday is the 7th grade field trip.  Friday, April 7, is the Good Friday holiday; there will be no school for students and our offices will be closed.  The following Monday, April 10, is a teacher workday; there will be no school for students on Monday, April 10.

This week in CMS sports, Monday, April 3, is spring sports team picture day.  Tuesday, April 4, baseball, softball, and girls’ soccer will host Lucas. All games will start at 4:45 pm.  Wednesday, April 5 Track and Field will host Lucas for the season opener. The meet will start at 4:45 pm. Thursday, April 6, baseball, softball and girls’ soccer will travel to Lowe’s Grove.  All games will start at 4:45 pm. Tickets must be purchased online at or on Carrington’s athletic webpage for home games. When purchasing away game tickets you must go to the opposing team's website and link to purchase tickets.   The cost for a game ticket is $5.00.  Children elementary age and under are free.  Per Durham Public Schools Athletic Department, spectators are limited to one small, clear bag.  Spectators who leave an athletic contest must purchase another ticket for re-entry. All parties must be present at the gate when validating tickets.  Screenshots of game tickets are not allowed. Parents and students, middle school students must be accompanied by an adult to enter and watch athletic events.  This is part of spectator and safety guidance policies for DPS athletic events.