The Book Fair Is Back

Colonial Heights Middle School
Book Fair
April 17th - April 21st.  
500 Conduit Rd. 
Colonial Heights, VA.  23834
CHMS Library.  
"Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that provides the books kids want to read. It's a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. 
Reading for pleasure inside and outside of school has real and long-lasting benefits. It unlocks the power of information and imagination and helps children discover who they are. Please make plans to come to our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child's reading habits. 
Remember, all purchases benefit our school. See you at the Book Fair!"
Mrs. Slusser, Librarian

Spring Break

Spring Break will officially begin on Friday, April 8th.
See you back in school on Monday, April 17th.  

Resource Fair

A Life Like Yours!

Where & how to learn, live, work and play!

Resource Fair

For Students, Families, Educators, and Service Providers


-It is never too early to plan for life after high school


-Learn what is available for you


-What every parent should know

Saturday, March 25, 2017


Colonial Heights High School Gym

3600 Conduit Road

Colonial Heights, VA 23834


Arc South of the James           Colonial Heights High School

Raffle and Giveaways!!!

The 2017 CHMS Talent Show

CHMS Drama Club Presents:


The 2017 Colonial Heights Middle School

Talent Show


Friday March 24th at 6:30PM

CHMS Auditorium Tickets:

$4 admission

$2 for children under 6

Come and see the talent of the present and future.

Spirit Night For Colonial Heights Middle School

For Colonial Heights Middle School
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 • 5:30 – 7:30PM

 Come out and support your school

during Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A

Southpark Mall.  CHick-fil-A will make

a donation of sales to your school!


Chick-fil-A Southpark (VA)

(804)   520-4785

384 Southpark Circle Space B-10




© 2014 CFA Properties, Inc. Chick-fil-A®, Chick-fil-A Stylized® and the Chick-fil-A Cows® are registered trademarks of CFA Properties, Inc.

Colonial Heights Karaoke Contest

CHMS Drama Club


Colonial Heights Karaoke Contest

Friday March 10th at 6:30PM CHMS Auditorium
$3 for students of all ages
$4 for adults
Come and enjoy the show!

President's Day Off From CHMS

Colonial Heights Middle School will be closed for President's Day.  
February 20th, 2017.  
School will be back in session Tuesday, the 21st.  
Thank you.  

Father-Daughter Sweetheart Dance

(Click the hearts for the ticket order form) 
Date:  Saturday, February 18, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: Colonial Heights Middle School Gymnasium
Who: K-7th grade girls who attend CHPS
You are invited to the 2017 Father-Daughter Sweetheart Dance, hosted by the Colonial Heights Girls Basketball Team.
The Sweetheart Dance is a special event to celebrate the young ladies of Colonial Heights (K-7) and their male role models. Get dressed up (Semi-Formal attire) and join us for a good evening full of fun, dancing and refreshments.
Fathers, grandfathers, uncles, special family friends, even moms and aunts are all welcome – whomever is your child’s special someone! We understand that not all family units are built quite the same and would like to respect these differences.   
Moms. . .  Consider volunteering to help out on the night of the dance. . .  You’ll be glad you did!!
Ticket Prices:
  • At the door, the admission per couple is $20.00 and $5.00 for each additional daughter.
There will be a photographer available with a full studio, so come with your smiles on.
The photographer will be available to take starting at 5:00 pm and conclude at the end of the dance. Come early and avoid the lines. The following packages will be available: 
  • $20.00                   2 - 5X7
  • $25.00                   2 – 5X7 and 8 wallets
  • $30.00                   1 – 8X10, 2 – 5X7’s, and 8 Wallets
  • $45.00                   1 – 8X10, 4 – 5X7’s, and 16 Wallets
  • $65.00                   1 – 11X14 portrait “ready for framing”
** The Photographer will accept cash or credit cards (NO CHECKS). Pictures will be distributed to your child’s school within 2 weeks after the dance. To pre-order your photo package, please complete the online order form using the website below.
Please contact Damon Talley at damon_talley@colonialhts.net if you would like to volunteer or have any questions.

Tickets need to be purchased for each person attending the dance.

Tickets purchased in advance will be distributed to your child on Friday, February 17th.

All proceeds from ticket sales go to the Colonial Heights High School Girls Basketball Team.

Please return this form to your child’s school, along with cash or a check (made out to Colonial Heights High School) by Friday, February 10, 2017.

We hope to see everyone there!

Surviviing Your Adolescents

(Click here for downloadable PDF file)

In this workshop you will learn:


Adolescents don’t have to drive you crazy!


How to Manage & Let Go of 13-18 Year Olds (Parents of 11-12 year olds also encouraged to attend!)

By Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D.

Presented by Tracy Lee

Colonial Heights Public Schools Family Resource Center

  • What is normal adolescent behavior
  • How to manage teenage risk-taking
  • Exactly what problems require professional attention
  • What problems require your “letting go”
  • The Four Cardinal Sins (What not to do!)
  • The five ways to improve your relationship
  • What role to take: Observer, Advisor, Negotiator, Director
  • How to respond to emotional blackmail
  • From fashion to passion: guidelines for specific problems
Training will be held in the
Colonial Heights Middle School Library
On Thursday, February 9th from 6-8:30pm


To register, contact Lisa Kochuba, Family Resource Coordinator at 524-3445 or by email at lisa_kochuba@colonialhts.net (Please do not bring children, as there is no childcare)



Learn more about “Surviving Your Adolescents” at www.parentmagic.com.

Reminder for the week of 1/23/17

This Wednesday and Thursday, January 25th and 26th,  will be half days.  School is being dismissed by 11:55 so please plan accordingly. 
Lunch will be served. 
Friday and Monday, January 27th and the 30th, will be teacher work days, no school for students. 
Thank you.