Crittenden Middle School

6158 Jefferson Avenue  •  Newport News, VA 23605  •  Phone: (757) 591-4900  •  Fax: (757) 838-8261

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Felicia Barnett, Principal

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OUR MISSION is to prepare all students to be responsible and successful citizens in our rapidly changing world by encouraging academic excellence in all subjects while emphasizing math, science, and technology. More...

News & Announcements

Stay Smart This Summer!
Just because school is out doesn't mean you should turn your brain off!  Remember:  SMART is something you BECOME!  Become Math Smart, Reading Smart and prepare yourself for a career while you're hanging out!

Are You Ready for STEM?
Technology is the language of STEM- and students need to be proficient in its use.  Are you ready?  Check out the STEM page and test yourself.  If you need to learn something, there are video tutorials so that you are ready to start the year right!

CMS Summer Reading Project List
Wondering what book to read for your Summer Reading Project?  Take a look at the Book Chat blog and see what your fellow Cougars are reading, and maybe blog about a book yourself!

Crittenden is Winner in TroyBilt Contest!
After collecting over 11,000 votes on FaceBook from places as far as London, Puerto Rico, New Jersey, Georgia and Washington State, Crittenden won the First Runner Up prize of $8000 and Troy Bilt tools to continue and maintain our gardens! More...

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Bring Your Own Device
Crittenden has a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD).policy for students and empolyees.

CMS Is Now A Green Zone!
Working with the National Center for the Prevention of Community Violence, CMS is now a Green Zone. Green Zone is a tangible way to identify behavior and promote positive interaction and overall environment.


Read the Purple Press!
Stay up-to-date with the latest Cougar Happenings by checking out the Purple Press online newspaper!

CMS Bullying Hotline - (757) 283-7787 x. 22699
Crittenden has a hotline to report bullying. Bullying is NOT tolerated at any Newport News school.

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Featured Video: 2014 8th Grade Promotion


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