PTO Meeting Schedule

September 12, 2018 – General PTO Meeting

  • Speaker: Dr. Levi Brown
  • Topic: Middle School 101 – Everything a parent needs to know about CHMS that your middle schooler doesn’t know or isn’t telling you.
  • Location: CHMS MRC
  • Time: 1:00-2:30

October 4, 2018 – D181 Foundation, CHMS & HMS PTO Sponsored Speaker

  • Speaker: Devorah Heitner
  • Topic: Raising Digital Natives
  • Location: CHMS Community Room
  • TIme: 7:00 pm

October 9 & 10, 2018 – Community Speaker Series 

  • Speaker: Jean Twenge
  • Topic: Understanding iGen: How to Harness the Positive Trends and Mitigate the Negative Ones
  • Location: Hinsdale Community House
  • Advance Registration Required & Updated Details Here

November 14, 2018 – General PTO Meeting

  • Speaker: Hinsdale Central High School Parents Panel
  • Topic: Come listen as these parents will fill you in on the high school experience and answer your questions.
  • Location: CHMS MRC
  • Time: 1:00-2:30

January 23 & 24, 2019 – Community Speaker Series

  • Speaker: Dr. Lisa Damour
  • Topic: Guiding Girls Through the Seven Transitions Into Adulthood
  • Location: Hinsdale Central & Hinsdale South Auditoriums
  • Advance Registration Required & Updated Details Here

February 13, 2019 – General PTO Meeting

  • Speaker: Officer Mike Coughlin, Hinsdale PD
  • Topic: Vaping & Drug Use in Middle School – What are the Signs?
  • Location: CHMS MRC
  • Time: 1:00-2:30

April 10, 2019 – General PTO Meeting

  • Speaker: Kevin Krebs, Partners for Achievement
  • Topic: The Top 10 Things Middle School Parents Should Know About Planning for College
  • Location: CHMS MRC
  • Time: 1:00-2:30

April 17, 2019 – Community Speaker Series

  • Speaker: Documentary Film and Discussion with Dr. John Duffy
  • Topic: Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety
  • Location: Hinsdale Community House & Hinsdale South Auditorium
  • Advance Registration Required & Updated Details Here

May 8, 2019 – General PTO Meeting

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: CHMS Year in Review