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David R. Cawley Middle School

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Make Your Mark, Make A Difference

2017 New Hampshire Middle School of the Year

  • Matthew Benson


  • Brad Largy

    Assistant Principal

David R. Cawley Middle School

  • 8th Graders Sign Up for PSAT 8/9

    Date: July 15, 2019

    On September 27, Cawley Middle School will provide 8th grade students with the opportunity to take the PSAT 8/9 assessments.  The PSAT 8/9 is an assessment that students take in preparation of the SAT in high school that colleges use as part of the application process.  The PSAT will measure what students already know in reading, writing and language and math.  The results will also provide students with skills they need to work on in order to be successful in college.  If you would like more information about the PSAT please click on the link College Board who is...

  • Summer 2019 Reading Lists

    Date: June 20, 2019

    Please see the Summer Reading Lists.  The reading is not required.  These are recommended lists and there is not an assignment attached to the reading lists. Grade 6 Reading List Grade 7 Reading List Grade 8 Reading List

  • Summer Food Services

    Date: June 18, 2019

    Summer food services are available for any families that need them. Attached is a listof all available sites throughout the state. If you have any questions or concerns feel free to reach out to Food Service Director Cindy Nusbaum (603-518-2251 ext. 5023).

  • President's Education Awards Program

    Date: June 18, 2019

    On June 13, 2019, during the Cawley Middle School Recognition Ceremony, certificates were given to eighty five eighth graders as part of the President’s Education Awards Program. The President’s Education Awards Program, sponsored by the US Department of Education and the  National Association of Secondary School Principals, was developed to help principals recognize and honor those students who have achieved high academic goals through hard work and a dedication to learning. The program consists of two awards, the President’s Award for Educational Excellence and the President’s Award for Educational Achievement. For each award, students received special certificates signed by President...

  • 2018-19 CMS Honor Roll Third Trimester

    Date: June 18, 2019

    HAWKS (Hooksett Award Winning Kids) is a community-sponsored student motivation program designed to reward Cawley Middle School students who meet the following criteria: HONOR ROLL: HIGH FLYING HAWKS HAVE RECEIVED ALL A’s AND HAWKS HAVE RECEIVED A’s and B’s NO MORE THAN ONE OFFICE DETENTION; NO INTERNAL, EXTERNAL OR BUS SUSPENSIONS SIXTH GRADE HIGH FLYING HAWKS:  Andrew Bobay, Kyra Courtemanche, Olivia Crockwell, Griffin Danis, Reagan Delude, Justin Dion, Ava Dulac, Abigail Gowern, Arushi Gurung, Ashwini Gurung, Sangay Gurung, Chloe Hamilton, Joseph Hoang, Sanela Husejnovic, Kasarah Juneau, Emily Lachance, Connor Lord, Emily Marshall, Zachary McCassey, Mackenzie Nassar, Mason Paquette, Jason Parent, Owen...

  • News from ALPS and Foods and Nutrition Class

    Date: June 10, 2019

    A new batch of future farmers were introduced to the mission at HipPeas Farms. Foods and Nutrition students toured the new high tunnels, planted rows and rows of greens and were treated to lunch outdoors at the farm provided by the NE Tap House Grille.  #FARMERFEVER is contagious! Check out the video!

  • June Principal's Report

    Date: June 01, 2019

    Download Mr. Benson's June Principal's Report here.

  • Foreign Language Selection for 6th Graders

    Date: May 23, 2019

    Today the sixth graders were given forms for choosing their foreign language options for next year. These forms are due to homeroom teachers by June 6, 2019. If your child loses their copy, you can get another one here.

  • May is Mental Health Awareness Month

    Date: May 10, 2019

    As part Mental Health Awareness Month, Health Teacher Marie Lander has developed small tasks for each day of the month. Please check out the calendar. 

  • Move Up Day FlyerGrade 6 Orientation

    Date: May 06, 2019

    Fifth graders will have "Move Up Day" on June 5, 2019. They will attend an orientation at CMS during the school day to meet their future teachers. The teachers will give a tour of the school, and students will have a snack in the cafeteria, and then meet with Cawley’s principal, Mr. Benson. That evening, at 5:30 PM, Cawley teachers and some of the fifth grade teachers from Memorial will be hosting a super fun time for fifth and sixth graders ONLY in the CMS gym and cafeteria. There will be a dance with a DJ, carnival games, basketball, and...