History Day Regional Competition Success for CMSW Students

Eight groups of 8th graders with a total of 22  students became Regional Champions for the National History Day Regional Competition on March 6, and three groups totaling eight students achieved Regional Honorable Mention.  The Champions will advance to compete at the Minnesota state level on April 28 at the University of Minnesota.  Here are the winners and their topics: Regional Champions – State Qualifiers  Tylenol Murders (Group Exhibit) – Jessie Maus, Callin Hake, Siri Hodgins  The Political Pawn: 1980 Summer Olympics (Group Exhibit) – Alex Moroney, Andrew Pana  Amber Alerts (Group Exhbit) – Samantha Von Rentzell, Ava Laxen, Payton Wurtz, Megan Jirele  The Orphan Train (Group Performance) – Elsie McCaghy, Lindsey Dolan  The Fight for Freedom: Japanese Internment Camps (Group Performance) – Molly Maves, Izzy Roemer, Bella Roberston, Sydney Larson  Jones town Massacre: Descent into Paranoia (Group Performance) – Anna Wermager; Khyndall... Continue reading History Day Regional Competition Success for CMSW Students

Victorious Knowledge Bowl Team

On February 15, the Chaska Middle School West knowledge Bowl Team celebrated three monumentous victories at their final meet of the 2017-2018 season.  Our eighth grade team won 1st place out of 38 teams with a score of 89.5 points.  The sixth grade team won the Rookie of the Year award for being the top scoring team consisting solely of sixth graders.  Finally, CMSW won the Triple Threat award for the highest combined score of any school’s top three scoring... Continue reading Victorious Knowledge Bowl Team

We have Super Kids!

Our Student Council delivered donated items to the NFL Super Kids – Super Sharing Event such as school supplies, books, sporting goods, old cell phones and more. Every year the NFL partners with schools and organizations in the Super Bowl host state. In their 18-year history of collections, MN had the largest number of donations with over 46,000 items being distributed to over 20 schools-in-need and organizations around the... Continue reading We have Super Kids!