123 N 8th Avenue, Des Plaines, IL 60016 | (847) 824-1503
Monday & Friday : 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
All returning students entering grades 1-8 for school year 2019-2020
Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. | Tuesday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
After School Activity Hours: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Team Globetrotters aims to include everyone by saying "Good Morning" in multiple languages each morning as students and staff enter the building. The EL (English Learner) program provides support in the student's native language with transition into English while providing instruction to help students succeed in academic subjects.
Photo: EL student and staff greet CMS each morning.
The Chippewa PTO works in cooperation with families, principals, teachers, staff, and community stakeholders to support all aspects of student learning.