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  1. CPS Bikes for Books

    June 10, 2019

    Our much-anticipated Bikes For Books drawing took place in an all-school assembly on May 17.  Students earned participation slips for reading outside of the school day for the entire month of April.  All participation slips were put into a drawing, and one boy and one girl at each grade level won new bikes and new… Read More

  2. CPS explores dinosaurs

    May 29, 2019

    Mrs. Studholme’s class has been learning about animals through time and studying dinosaurs fossils. Students have been learning how fossils give us clues about the past. They learned how scientists analyze fossils remains to determine what an organism looked like on the outside, the habitat it lived in, and even the food it ate. Last… Read More

  3. Lynn Plourde at CPS

    May 13, 2019

    The students at China Primary School had a visit from Maine Author, Lynn Plourde on April 4th.  She shared her knowledge of writing books with our students and talked about the many children’s books that she has written. The fourth graders got to hear all about her very first chapter book, Maxi’s Secrets. Thank you… Read More

  4. Jane Goodall speaks to CPS students

    May 3, 2019

    Last month, the CPS second grade participated in a Skype presentation with Jane Goodall.  A week prior, they dug deep into the book Me…Jane. They also explored more about her life and learned about chimpanzees. During their Skype call, Dr. Goodall shared stories about her life as a child and how she grew up and… Read More

  5. Monmouth Theatre Coming to CPS

    April 23, 2019

    We are so excited to announce our upcoming Page-to-Stage event at CPS. On Tuesday, April 30th, Monmouth Theater will bring adaptations of classic literature to our students in order to deepen an understanding and appreciation of classic literature to all learners! Our students have the privilege of seeing the “Tall Tales Twice Told” show, a… Read More

  6. Movie Night at CPS

    April 16, 2019

    Last month, the community committee at CPS planned a fun night of movie viewing for China families.  Approximately 20 families brought pillows, blankets, and sleeping bags and took advantage of our floor mats to watch the movie, Aladdin.  Popcorn was donated by Flagship Cinema and bottles of water were donated by Tobey’s General Store

  7. Northern Stars Planetarium comes to CPS

    April 12, 2019

    On March 19th, CPS Second graders had a visit from the Northern Stars Planetarium. They had a blast learning and hearing stories about the constellations! Mr. Meader did a great job! Thank you to the PTO for making this possible!  

  8. CPS Gratitude Assembly Celebrates Conservation Heroes

    April 9, 2019

    After having to reschedule several times, primarily due to winter weather, China Primary School was finally able to hold their gratitude assembly last month. The assembly, which they had been planning since applying for the district’s Gratitude Grant last fall, had two purposes; the first was to show appreciation to the staff of the China… Read More

  9. Bikes For Books

    March 26, 2019

               Our local Masonic Lodge has graciously offered to bring the Bikes For Books Program back to China Primary School this spring.  We have planned a Bikes For Books Kick-Off Assembly for Friday, March 29, at 1:45 pm. Students are encouraged to read daily and record their reading times on slips to be entered into… Read More

  10. CPS Celebrates Our Own Writers

    March 20, 2019

               On top of celebrating writing with Ms. Plourde, we are even more excited to celebrate our very own authors here at school at our second annual Writing Open House! On Friday, April 5th from 8 AM – 9 AM, our doors will be open and CPS families will be able to come check out… Read More

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