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David R. Cawley Middle School

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2017 New Hampshire Middle School of the Year

  • Matthew Benson


  • Brad Largy

    Assistant Principal

David R. Cawley Middle School

  • Last Day of School: Please Mark Your Calendars

    Date: March 20, 2019

    At the March 19 Hooksett School Board meeting, the Hooksett School Board voted and unanimously approved that the last day of school for students in kindergarten through 7th grade will be an early release day on Friday, June 14, 2019. The last day for 8th grade students will be a full day of school on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Recognition Evening for 8th graders will also be Thursday, June 13, 2019 beginning at 6:00 pm.

  • Recognition Evening Date CHANGE Please Read

    Date: March 15, 2019

    Today an email was sent with the date for the Eighth Grade Recognition Evening of June 14, 2019. Eighth Grade Recognition at Cawley has always been the night before the last day of school.  This is how this year's date was determined.  It is very difficult to plan and coordinate events with multiple school districts that Hooksett's high school students attend. This year Londonderry High School has graduation on June 14, 2019.  As a result of this conflict with Eighth Grade Recognition Evening at Cawley Middle School, several families in Hooksett would have to choose to either attend Eighth Grade Recognition at...

  • Vaping Informational Night for Parents and Students

    Date: March 04, 2019

    Presented by Breathe New Hampshire, Vaping Unveiled™ is a program created to educate youth, parents, schools and the community about the dangers of youth nicotine addiction through vaping e-cigarettes, “Juuls,” and other devices. The Candia Moore School will be hosting this presentation for all SAU 15 communities on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 6:30pm in the gymnasium. There is a minimum attendance requirement for the presentation to take place; therefore, we ask that you RSVP to Pam Jarvis, Moore School Counselor, at 483-2251 ext 1008 or This presentation is meant for our adult population. Cawley students have a presentation...

  • Principal's Report

    Date: March 01, 2019

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

  • Washington D.C. Trip Registration Packet

    Date: February 21, 2019

    Download the Washington D.C. Registration Packet here.

  • Second Payment for D.C. Trip due March 15

    Date: February 19, 2019

    Just a reminder that the second payment of $125 for the 2019 DC trip is due to Bennett Student Travel on or before March 15.  If you are still looking to register your child, you may do so by completing a registration form and send the payment directly to Bennett Student Travel. Registration packets are available in the office, on the Cawley website or you may contact Mrs. Adams to have one sent home with your child. If you have any questions about the trip, please contact Mrs. Adams at

  • Internet Alert for Parents

    Date: February 18, 2019

    A recent social media challenge directed at children and young adults, called the “Momo Challenge”, is creating concern throughout the country. The purpose of this letter is to make you aware of this challenge and urge you to monitor your children’s use of social media and games. The “Momo Challenge” can be found on Facebook and/or through the “WhatsApp” (a free smartphone messaging application) and is disturbing in nature. The “challenge” involves a frightening avatar making contact with a child from an unknown number or name. The child is asked to perform various small tasks and then escalates to more serious...

  • Skywatch at Cawley Middle School

    Date: February 14, 2019

    All students, families and community members are invited to CMS on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 (rain date April 11). There will be a thirty minute presentation in the media center at 7:00 pm followed by an outside viewing of the stars. Telescopes will be set up until 9:30 pm. Feel free to drop by stay as long as you want. All students need to be accompanied by an adult. The viewing will take place in the back parking lot, but please park in the front of the building. Don’t forget to bring a flashlight as the street lights will be...

  • After School Activities Cancelled on February 12

    Date: February 12, 2019

    As a result of the inclement weather today, February 12, 2019 and students being dismissed at 12:00 pm there will be no after school activities.

  • Early Dismissal Protocol for Hooksett Schools

    Date: February 11, 2019

    At this point, an early dismissal has NOT been called for Tuesday, February 12, 2019. However, should an early dismissal be announced by the Superintendent, tomorrow or at any time, please be reminded of the early dismissal times: Early Release at Cawley Middle School is 12:00 pm Early Release at Underhill/Memorial is 12:50 pm (PickUp Patrol dismissal plans will be followed)