explore parent & family stories

With disruptions to normal school routines, many parents have spent the past year balancing work, home and school life for their families. Explore stories in this collection and see how parents and families have survived dark days and discovered bright spots while navigating the pandemic.

Johnny McCoy

“Doing the Best I Can”

Crystal Robinson

“I Am Not Smarter Than A Fifth Grader”

Lindsay Martell and Eric Casella

“Treasured Memories”

Kadeidre Wilson

“Not a Part-Time Teacher”

Randi McCurry

“Scared, Confused, Hopeful”

Honey Batra Kumar

“Stronger & More Resilient”

Glen Stephens

“We Found Our Voice”

donate now

support our work

Projects like The Yearbook are made possible by generous donors like you. To help us continue elevating CMS student and educator voices, please consider a gift to the CMS Foundation. Public funding alone is not sufficient to provide our students and teachers the opportunities they need and deserve.

Donate Now