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Home of the COLTS! 2018-19: Know Your Why

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Welcome to the Colt family!  At Copper Mountain Middle School, our mission is to educate all students in a safe and supportive environment where they can learn to be responsible global citizens.


FREE Wellness Screening

Balancing Technology

End of Year Testing

We will begin our end of year testing on Tuesday, April 30 and go through Friday, May 10.  9th graders will be taking the ACT Aspire test which is an ACT prep/practice test.  This is a timed test, so students will need to finish the test once they have started.  7th and 8th graders will take the RISE assessment--similar to the SAGE tests from previous years.  8th grade students will not have to take the Writing portion.  Please plan accordingly so that your student can be here.  This is great feedback and practice for our students. Contact us if you have any questions regarding the end of year assessments.

Future 7th graders ... be an SBO!

Hi Wonderful Parents at CMMS!

We are looking for parents, who want to be involved in the upcoming 2019-2020 school year, to serve on our PTSA board next year.  If you would like join our awesome PTSA board please contact the main office and leave your name and phone number and we will contact you.  We are looking to fill the following positions, and have attached a description of each of them.  Thank you for your support!
We need:
President Elect
Teacher Appreciation
Book Fair
Red/White Ribbon Week
Social Media Specialist
Volunteer Coordinator


Congratulations to Ms. Julie Frix! She was awarded the Jordan Education Foundation Teacher of the Year Award at Copper Mountain yesterday. Members of the foundation board, district administration, and the South Jordan Mayor dropped in yesterday to present the award. Way to go Ms. Frix!



Have you ever wondered what effects social media and technology is having on the generation now being referred to as iGen –our students?!  The counselors at Copper Mountain will be hosting a Parent Workshop where they will discuss how technology today influences these iGens in positive and negative ways.  Practical applications will be given and there will be a chance to win some great resources.  Come join us April 3rd and 6:00 pm in the Copper Mountain Media Center.


SCC for the New South Jordan Middle School The first New South Jordan Middle School School Community Council Meeting will be Thursday, March 21 at 6:00 pm in the CMMS Conference Room.  

SCC Agenda - March 21 2019


9th Grade Students & Parents: Time to Schedule Your PCCR Meeting with Your Counselor!!

A PCCR is a Plan for Career and College Readiness. There are so many things to do to prepare for high school graduation and careers, but your counselor is here to help! We have important information to share with you and your student in regards to graduation requirements, district programs, online classes, scholarships, career information, and arena scheduling.  This is also a great way to get some one on one time with your counselor to go over any questions or concerns you may have.  Click the link below to be directed to our booking page!



PTA Spirit Night - Tonight (2/19) 5-7 PM @ Chick-fil-A South Jordan.

Copper Mountain Middle School, February 19, 2019

School Community Council

Please join us for our February School Community Council Meeting.  It will be Wednesday, February 20th at 6pm in the Copper Mountain Middle School Media Center.  You can review the agenda on our School Community Council webpage.

No Snow Day Makeup Day for Students

Dear Parents,

There will be no makeup day for students for the snow day last week.

Last night, the Board of Education unanimously supported a plan to convert the instructional day to a professional development day for teachers. The decision will be ratified at the Board meeting on Feb. 26.

While there will be no makeup day, we want to make students and parents aware of Utah’s collection of free student online-resources provided through the Utah Education and Telehealth Network (UETN). These online resources can enhance student learning at home in a wide variety of subjects.

Utah’s Online Library provides Utah students access to research sources such as newspaper articles, magazines, professional journals, and eBooks. UETN also supports various web projects, interactive activities, and digital resources aligned to core curriculum.

To access UETN online library, go to and use the login “online” and the password “learning.”

Thank you.

Parent School Climate Survey

Beginning February 4, 2019, and continuing through March 15, 2019, our school will be administering school climate surveys.  All of our parents/guardians and students are invited to participate. The survey helps CMMS to gather information about our school climate and the effectiveness of the teachers and administrators at our school. Responses are anonymous and no personal information will be collected.  The survey is short, taking less than 10 minutes to complete.

If you are unable to take the survey at home, CMMS will have computers available during our Parent Teacher Conferences next week for you to use. The survey will be available in both English and Spanish.

Thank you for your help and feedback!  Click the link below to take the survey:



7th Grade Orientation

Please join us on Wednesday, January 30 at 6:00pm for 7th Grade Orientation.  This is for students attending Copper Mountain Middle School next year.  For those who will be at the new school, there is an orientation tomorrow for you!

On January 29th, our incoming 7th graders joined us for our Copper Mountain Showcase!  Students got a tour of our school and got to see some of the elective classes in action!


Open Enrollment Permits

Applications are now being accepted for School Choice Open Enrollment for students who wish to attend a school other than their resident school.  The open enrollment school choice (lottery) will close on December 31.  Any applications submitted during the month of December will be approved according to Permit ProceduresOpens in a new window.

Free After School Tutoring

We offer FREE tutoring every Tuesday and Thursday from 3pm-4pm.  You can view the schedule here: Tutoring Schedule.

Golden Gate Initiative

Yesterday we kicked off our Golden Gate Initiative!!  This year we are going to Be the Change and Stay Kind!!!  Every student is encouraged to be a member and those who sign up and sign the pledge get a free shirt!  Kindness is cool and we are so excited for this school year!

Back to School Night!

In case you missed our Back to School Night, here's a quick presentation on what was covered.

Back to School Night Presentation

Join the PTSA

Copper Mountain Middle School PTSA needs parents who are willing to serve on our executive board next year. PTSA is a great way to be involved and to be a part of your child’s education. Please let us know if you are interested. Thank you! (Contact: Andrea Sam, PTSA President, 801-916-6855)

Attendance Matters!

Online Course Options

Online classes are available.  Talk to your counselor for more information!

Enroll in Smith's Community Rewards Program

Support Copper Mountain kids! Go to  and enroll:  Copper Mountain #80260