Chagrin Falls Intermediate School

School News


2020 Sixth Grade Clap-out  Introduction by Mrs. Read
CFIS Olympics Closing Ceremony  
Summer Birthdays read by Grade Clemens

Important message from Mrs. Read

Click here to read this important message. 

parent pickup of student belongings

Please read the attached letter regarding the pick up of student items that remain in the CFIS building. There are specific instructions for pick up, what items may be returned, and the dates and times.

Summer Chromebook care

Please read the attached letter from Mike Daugherty regarding Summer Chromebook Care

CFIS Weekly Newsletter

May 16, 2020 - Click Here

Volunteers needed for Music Lovers Fundraiser

Music Lovers is looking for folks that can help cut wire, elastic, and material and/or sew for an upcoming fundraiser.  If you are interested and able, please reach out to Jen Condon by email at


CFIS Academic Schedule

 CFIS Academic Schedule

CFIS Advanced / Gifted Programming Session

Interested families of current 3rd - 5th graders are inivited to view a recorded session. CLICK HERE for dates and and complete information. More +

CFIS connects through reading

Join us for reading, discussion, and activities related to the best-selling book, Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling.
You can download this book from the Sora Sweet Reads Section.
Meeting Times:
Wednesday, May 6th 7:30-8:30pm
Monday, May 11th 7:30-8:30 pm
Wednesday, May 13th 7:30-8:30 pm
Monday, May 18th 7:30-8:30 pm
To sign up for this opportunity, please click on the link below.

music course options for current 4th graders

This week is a very important week for our Fourth Grade Students and Parents!  It is time to make your 5th grade music choice! Music course selections are due by Monday, May 18 ALL information will be loaded to your child’s MUSIC google classroom on Tuesday, May 5. Please make sure that you complete ALL THREE steps in google classroom so that you do not miss any information.   

Tell us your quarantine story

Check out this really cool project from the Chagrin Falls Historical Society. All students and adults are welcome to share their experiences during this historic time in the world. Be a part of Chagrin history by sharing your or your family's story. Please CLICK HERE for all the information.

Critical information regarding covid-19 planning

 Please see our most current communication regarding COVID-19

Attendance Reminder

Please remember that during this time of virtual learning, parents are still asked to notify the school if their student is unable to participate due to illness or a planned absence. Absences can be reported online, by calling the CFIS attendance line, or by notifying your student's homeroom teacher. 

4th Annual CFIS Invention Convention League Competition


Hello Inventor Families,

The Invention League team understands that many schools and districts were unable to complete the Invention Convention program before Governor Dewine’s directive, closing Ohio schools. 

We are inviting you to continue your invention process with us through the Independent Inventor Program.  Please CLICK HERE for all of the information to continue the invention process!



CLICK HERE to view the presentation slides from the parent meeting for incoming 7th grade parents

6th Grade Language Choices available at the Middle School

It's time for 6th grade students and parents to think about choosing a World Language class for next year. Please read the attached letter for information regarding options.  

PAX Parent Newsletter

Issue #1 October 25
Issue #2  November 7
Issue #3 December 6 
Issue #4 January 16 


If you were unable to attend the presentation on April 24th regarding the transition from 3rd to 4th grade, you may access the presentation attached here.  Once in the presentation,  click on the "present" button on the top right corner in order to hear Mrs. Read's voice recording of the information shared.

CFIS Learning Pathways

Please read the informational letter from Mrs. Read regarding learning pathways and tips on how to help your child to be the most successful when working on pathways at home. CLICK HERE

School Vision & Hearing Screening

The purpose of vision and hearing screening is to aid in the detection of school-age children who have or at risk for developing vision/hearing disorders. These screenings are  required by the Ohio Department of Health on an annual basis. Please CLICK HERE for all of the information regarding the screening.

New Visitor and Volunteer Safety/Security System and Procedures

 Click here for more information.

CFIS Attendance Guidelines Refresher

State Law requires, with limited exceptions, regular attendance of all students. We are required by law to notify parents/guardians in writing when a student is not in compliance with State Law. Please CLICK HERE to review the CFIS handbook attendance quidelines.

Safe Routes Chagrin

Safe Routes Chagrin is looking for crossing guard volunteers. Please CLICK HERE for infomation regarding shift times and training.



Parent Resources

Online Absence Reporting

To report an absence, please click on the grade level of your child (see boxes below). All absences should be reported by 9:00 AM.
 Arrival - 8:10 am
Classes begin - 8:25 am
Dismissal - 3:20 pm 
Transportation changes must be made by 2:00 pm and called into the main office at 440-893-7690. No transportation changes will be accepted after 2:00 pm unless it is an emergency. Please contact the office for any transportation changes during the day.  
Please CLICK HERE to review the CFIS attendance guidelines. 
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