The Cherokee Middle School Parent-Teacher Organization strives to engage parents, staff and the community in the success of our students.
This site is updated frequently. Spanish translation is in progress.
Este sitio se actualiza con frecuencia. La traducción al español está en curso.
To create opportunities for Cherokee Heights Middle School community members—including educators and administrators, families, and members of the greater Madison, Wisconsin community—to come together to create a positive, diverse, enriching, accepting school experience where all students and families can learn, grow, and succeed.
The Cougar is the mascot of Cherokee Heights Middle School. Cougars:
Connect — Communicate — Collaborate — Care — Create — Celebrate
“Knowledge will bring you the opportunity to make a difference.”
— Claire Fagin, American nurse and educator
The Cherokee Heights Middle School PTO holds meetings once per month during the school year. All are welcome—but meetings aren't the only way to get involved. We support students, educators, and families at Cherokee Heights Middle School through ongoing projects, events, and initiatives. Whatever your interest, time, or talents, there's a place for you here.
- Creating a Sense of Safety and Acceptance
We believe that a school community where everyone feels safe, valued, supported and celebrated is foundational to the development and success of our school and our students
parent engagement (2016-17 Cherokee school climate survey conducted by MMSD)
of faculty view level of parent engagement as positive (2016-17 Cherokee school climate survey conducted by MMSD)