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Chaparral Middle School

Moorpark Unified School District

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    school Hours

    Summer Office Hours:
    M-F: 8:30-4:00 (call first, esp. during lunchtime)

    M-Th:  9:00-3:20
    F:  9:40-3:00
    (Zero Period M-Th: 7:50-8:50)

    Office Hours:
    M-F:  8-4:00

    Library Hours:
    M-F:  8:15-3:45

    Homework Support
    see General Info Page

    weekly bulletin
    news at chaparral

    PRESS RELEASE:  Announcing selection of new CMS Principal, Shirleen Oplustic: more info

    A Warm Welcome to our New Principal! 
    Go to the Principal's Page for Ms. Oplustic's welcome and read more about her in recent Acorn article.

    PANTHER PREVIEW IS COMING!  August 15 & 16 
    Every year students and their parents have an opportunity to pick up their class schedules, get textbooks, order PE clothes, and take care of other new school year business before the start of classes.  See Coming Events below for dates & times. 

    Suggested Student Supply List

    FOR YOUR BACK-TO-SCHOOL SHOPPING LIST:  These items are the basic supplies that students will find useful to bring to school each day.  Teachers may suggest additional spirals, folders, etc. depending on the subject.

    • Agenda Book (issued during first week of school)

    • Reading Counts Book 

    • ID card (issued after Picture Day)

    • Three #2 Pencils

    • Two Blue or Black Pens

    • White lined paper, at least 20 sheets

    • Accordion file with tabs OR 3-ring binder (2” minimum) with divider tabs

    • Pencil pouch/holder

    • Colored pencils

    • Eraser

    • Highlighter

    Upcoming Events

    Aug 15

    "Panther Preview"
    6th gr & new students

    (schedule/textbook pick up, etc.)
    CMS Quad  9:30-12:30 (note revised time)

    Aug 15

    Schedule/Textbook pick up, etc.
    (all grades, 6-8)

    CMS Quad  1:00-3:00 (note revised time)

    Aug 16

    Schedule/Textbook pick up, etc.
    (all grades, 6-8)

    CMS office  9:00-3:00 (note revised time)

    Aug 21

    1st Day of School

    Aug 23

    School Picture Day
    Pictures taken during PE classes
    flyer & link to Pre-order Online


    Chaparral SARC
    Chaparral's 2017-2018 School Accountability Report Card (SARC) is now available online! Please click the links below to access this document.

    SARC- English        SARC- Spanish

    immunization reminder
    for parents of current 6th graders:  ENG  SPA

    CMS Office

    Main Office:  805-378-6302
    Fax:  805-378-6324      Map of our school

    Shirleen Oplustic, Principal (start Aug 2019)
    Katie "Muthu" Muthukaruppan, Asst. Principal
    Betsy Davis, Counselor (M-F)
    Dyan McIntosh, Counselor (W, Th, every other F)
    Juanita Spencer, Office Mgr.

    attendance matters
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    update your information

    Annual Information Update:

    Parents must complete all annual updates and required forms online through ParentConnection prior to the start of the school year and should update their contact information during the year as needed.  

    Log in to ParentConnection and then click on the "Annual Update/Form Completion" link at the top right of the page.

    Refer to update instructions for more information:  ENG  SPA