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PARKING LOT CLOSURE: The CMS parking lot and gate to Glen Valley neighborhood will be closed from May 30-August 3 due to the parking lot repaving project. We apologize for any inconvenience.

FALL 2018 EXTRA-CURRICULAR SIGN UP: All 7th-12th graders who are interested in participating in Fall extra-curricular activities (includes athletics, music, theater) at CMS/CHS should complete this form. (This is for students who have not yet signed up.) Names/information will be added to team rosters for coaches to contact you over the summer.  |  SIGN UP

NEW! NOW ENROLLING – BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL CARE: The YMCA will be offering a before and after school care program for the 2018-19 school year at Jordak Elementary School.  |   DETAILS   |   REGISTER NOW

P2P FEES SET: Pay to participate fees have been set for the 2018-19 school year  |  DETAILS

OPEN ENROLLMENT:  Open enrollment for the 2018-19 school year is open until August 1, 2018. |  APPLY NOW

NOW ENROLLING – YMCA SUMMER CAMP AT JESJune 4 – August 10, 2018  |  Sponsored by Geauga YMCA  |  ENROLL NOW!  |  PROGRAM INFORMATION


  • July 16-20: Band Camp @ CHS, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • July 21: Joe Peters Memorial Pig Roast @ Mespo Expo, 12:00-8:00 p.m.
  • July 23-26: Band Camp @ CHS, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • July 26: Band Camp Preview Show @ CHS, 7:00 p.m.
  • July 27: Band Camp @ CHS, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • July 30: Fall Sports Deposits Due
  • August 1 – Schedules available in IC
  • August 8 – Fall Sports Pictures @ CHS, 10:30 a.m.
  • August 9 – Open building from 3:30-5:30 p.m.; students may come in to set up lockers and find classrooms. Please bring your schedule with you (a computer will be available if you’re having trouble)
  • August 13 – Open House from 5:00-6:00 p.m.
  • August 13 – Parent Meeting from 6:00-6:30; mandatory for parents who have students taking accelerated classes in 2018-19
  • August 14 – First day of school
  • Student fees: $60.00 per student (can be sent in or paid online after August 13 through your IC Parent Portal.) Past due fees can be paid anytime this summer in the Board Office or online.


Parents’ Guide to Student Success:  Grade 5  |  Grade 6  |  Grade 7  |  Grade 8

Not sure when the next PTO meeting is?  Can’t remember when report cards are available?  Look here any time during the school year – we are continuously updating as events are added.


PBIS AWARD WINNER: Cardinal Middle School has received a Bronze Award from the state for its positive behavior implementation!  |  READ MORE

RUMOR HAS IT: We all know how quickly rumors can spread and grow – have you heard something about the Cardinal Local School District that you’d like more information about? Share it with us!  |  READ MORE

STUDENT FEES:  Student fees can be paid online through your IC Parent Portal account. Don’t have an account? Click here to sign up!

Shoparoo: CMS PTO has teamed up with Shoparoo to help raise funds for our school.   Download this free app and then take pictures of your shopping receipts.  It’s that simple!  Help support our kids by starting today. |  GET CODE

Infinite Campus: Mobile App District Code – LBTSFC


2016-17 PBIS Bronze Award