Staff Leaving - We would like to send a heartfelt goodbye to the following staff members who will be leaving Cumberland at the end of this year. All of these individuals have put their heart and soul into helping children succeed. We wish them all the best in their future endeavors; they will truly be missed!!!
- Robert Anderko (ELS Para Educator) Retiring
- Laura Bernstein, Evie Carlborg, and Lynne Joyce (SNK Teachers) moving to Forest
- Cynthia Herrera (ELL Teacher) will be moving to Forest with the SNK program
- Mary Ellen Lally (Literacy Teacher) moving to Chippewa
- Leah Strom (4th Grade Teacher) will be a district Instructional Coach
Parents of 5th Graders - You are invited to attend the assembly on Wednesday, May 31 at 1:30 that the 5th graders will be performing. The theme will be "Cumberland Memories." Starting at 2:30, we will have our traditional "Clap Out Ceremony" where our entire school will say goodbye to the 5th graders with applause and well wishes through the halls.
School Supply Lists and Supply Pack Orders - Click here to view the 2017-2018 Cumberland School Supply Lists. A hard copy will be coming home in your child's final report card on May 31. If you would like to save time and order a School Supply Pack from our PTO, click here. For your convenience, there is an online order option, see the box on the lower right of the form. Orders are due on Tuesday, May 30.
Online Registration Help Available - If you have not yet completed the online registration process, and require help doing so, call the Cumberland office (847-824-1451) to arrange a personal help session. We ask that you complete this process by May 31. You will be contacted over the summer for payment.
Parent Information Night & Supply Drop-Off - Mark your calendars for Thursday, August 17 for this event. Click here for complete information.
Moving ? - If you are moving out of the Cumberland attendance area, and have a current kindergarten - 4th grader, please contact the school office at 847-824-1451. This will ensure that your child's records get to the next school in a timely manner.
Boxtop Winner - Congratulations to Mrs. Andersen's 4th graders for winning the 3rd Trimester Boxtop Challenge. Those students collected over 400 Boxtops For Education and as a result will be enjoying a special activity with their teacher. Keep collecting those Boxtops over the summer!
Chippewa Cross Country - The cross country team is open to all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Chippewa students and will start right away in the fall. There are no try-outs! The first practice will be on September 5th. All interested students must have a current physical on file in order to be a part of the team. For more information about cross country, please direct your questions to the coaches, Mr. Peter Martin (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Ms. Diane Mazur (email@example.com).
Have a great Summer - Wishing all of our families a safe and fun summer! To our PTO and parent volunteers, thank you so much for supporting our students and staff throughout the year with amazing cultural arts assemblies, Paw Market and Super Raffle items, Scholastic magazines and birthday books, and food and treats for our staff. We appreciate all that you do!!!