350 Piaget Avenue, Clifton, New Jersey 07011    973-470-2360

Welcome to Christopher Columbus Middle School!


EXTRA! EXTRA! Get the Spring latest edition of our school newspaper, the Columbus Columns RIGHT HERE!!!!
Writing and Poster ContestCCMS students, take part in Clifton's Poster and Creative Writing contest.Writing & Poster Contest
For more information on how to enter, CLICK HERE!!!

CCMS Family STEM Night
Join us for fun, hands on activities and challenges for the whole family to participate in.  Light refreshments will be provided and each student who attends will recieve 5 extra points in Science class. When: Thursday, May 21
• 7:00-8:30PM
Where: CCMS Cafeteria • Flyer/Permission Slip

Summer EnrichmentThis summer enroll your 1st through 8th grade student in the I.S.E.E. (Integrated Summer Enrichment Experience) program! Parents, please take advantage of this valuable educational opportunity for your child. For details and early enrollment CLICK HERE!!  

Parents! Sign your child of for the Saturday Academy HERE!!
The goal of the Saturday Academy is:
CCMS Saturday Academy•To provide a thorough and exciting academic Language Arts and Mathematics program for Christopher Columbus Middle School students.
•To allow students to engage in basic skills review, enrichment, and PARCC test preparation.
Saturday Academy Calendar

Locks of Love

Christopher Columbus Middle School will be hosting Locks of Love Cut-a-Thon again this year. Our 10th annual event is set for May 18, 2015.  We will be in the CCMS Media Center from 8:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.  Individuals who would like to donate (and have at least 10 inches of hair) will need to email kdreher@cliftonschools.net to schedule an appointment.  Professional hairstylists will be here to cut and style hair.

Please Read HERE for more information and permission slip.
Also visit http://www.locksoflove.org

CCMS After School Programs
Parents and Students, please take at look at the available CCMS After School Programs HERE!
CCMS Clubs & Activities

Students, get involved! Take a look at all of the great Clubs and Activities that CCMS has to offer!


Important Information regarding Enteroviruses and its prevention: Please read:
Enteroviruses and Prevention Document

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Team Ajia Team Onyrscuk
Team Balascio Team Lew
Team DeStefano Team Polito
Team Diaman Team Predergast
Team Dreher Team Rankin
CCMS Anti-Bullying Specialist:
Mark Gengaro
350 Piaget Avenue