We're Exceeding Expectations at Corona Fundamental Intermediate School

CFIS Civil War Re-Enactment 2016

CFIS Civil War Re-Enactment 2016

For the 24th year in a row, B8 held its Civil War Re-Enactment on the CFIS field. Students spent the day demonstrating their knowledge of the Civil War by creating camp sites, developing and performing their own pass and review and performing skits for visitors and fellow students. It was an amazing day. B8 went […]

Students Singing about History – PTSA Appreciates Teachers – B Track Academic Awards ...

Students Singing about History – PTSA Appreciates Teachers – B Track Academic Awards – International Fine Arts

There are so many amazing things happening  here at CFIS, it’s going to take a really long blog post to share some of them. History Creativity   In Mr. Martinez’ class, students actually wrote and performed a song to go with their lesson on U.S. History! Teacher Appreciation Week Our amazing PTSA served our teachers […]

CFIS Rocks it at Math Field Day – Dr. Lin Visits CFIS

CFIS Rocks it at Math Field Day – Dr. Lin Visits CFIS

CFIS Rocks it at Math Field Day This last week, our CFIS Math Field Day Team competed in the district’s Math Field Day Event at Norco High School. Led by Mr. Martinez, the students  won several individual awards as well team award. Below are the names of the team members and the winners. A special […]

ELAC Family Reading Night and CJSF Scholarship Winners

ELAC Family Reading Night and CJSF Scholarship Winners

On Thursday, February 18th, CFIS conducted their ELAC Meeting. ELAC stands for English Learner Advisory Committee, and our amazing EL Contact Rebeca Clampitt used this meeting to not only share important information regarding our English Learners, but to also have a Family Reading Night. There were presentations from our District liaison, Iliana Lopez Jones  and representatives […]

IB Potluck, Science Fair and CFIS Shout Outs

IB Potluck, Science Fair and CFIS Shout Outs

I had the pleasure of attending my first IB Potluck and Awards Ceremony. I was so impressed with how many parents attended, and even more impressed with the delicious food that was brought in. Special shout out to Mrs. Bosquez, Mrs. White, and Mr. Nugent for making this evening such a success. Several students received […]

History Day Projects at CFIS- Making History!

History Day Projects at CFIS- Making History!

This year, we had many students participate in National History Day. Our library, as you can see is filled with amazing projects from the California Gold Rush to Women’s Suffrage to Galileo’s Exploration of the Universe. We also had many students create amazing websites to demonstrate what they learned. Check them out below! http://39680441.nhd.weebly.com/ Garret Gonta […]

Club Live POWWR’s Spooky Celebration and Cool Cell Part Posters

Club Live POWWR’s Spooky Celebration and Cool Cell Part Posters

It was a Club Live POWWR Spooky Game Day here at CFIS! Mrs. Bosquez and her Club Live students put together a great activity of games and competition  in the Multi Purpose Room! The kids had a great time, and they at a lot of candy. Great job Mrs. Bosquez! In Mrs. Michael’s class, students […]

The Bill of Rights, The Great Wall, Trading Card Math, The Great Shake Out and Straw Towers

The Bill of Rights, The Great Wall, Trading Card Math, The Great Shake Out and Straw Towers

        There are more great things happening at Corona Fundamental Intermediate School. In Mrs. Christner’s US History class, students demonstrated their knowledge of the Bill of Rights using Total Physical Response (TPR). TPR is an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination ) strategy. Students in Mrs. Christner’s class used hand movements to help […]

Mouse Trapping, College Visiting, Cup Stacking and What If

Mouse Trapping, College Visiting, Cup Stacking and What If

Great things are happening at CFIS! In Mrs. VanNice’s Classroom, students were using their problem-solving skills to build a better mouse trap.       Mr. Sherwood organized a field trip for some of our students to visit Norco College to learn more about their Career and Technical Education program (CTE). Students learned about careers in […]

PTSA, Smartphone App Design, Brochures, Elements of Plot and Basketball

PTSA, Smartphone App Design, Brochures, Elements of Plot and Basketball

We have such a great PTSA here at Corona Fundamental. They go above and beyond every day to support our students and staff. The staff was treated to a delicious lunch complete with homemade enchiladas, salads, and more. Yum. Thank you PTSA!    In Mrs. Maiden’s class, the students were presenting their smartphone apps. Students […]