Counseling Office
New Student Registration

For questions about Counseling please contact: 
Ms. Duke (


Mr. Fanning (

Shadow Visit Plan and Procedure

Cache La Poudre Middle School offers shadow visits for any student interested in attending CLPMS for the 2019/2020 school year.

Please contact the school at 970-488-7400

Monday Visits:    Visits occurring on Mondays will visit two class periods as the periods are 44 minutes.

                              You can select one of the following blocks of time: 7:25 - 8:57am or 8:13 - 10:30am  or  12:43pm - 2:15pm

Tues-Fri Visits:     Visits occurring on Tuesdays-Fridays will visit one, 81 minute class.

                               You can select one of the following blocks of time: 7:25am - 8:46 OR 8:50am -10:11am or 12:10pm - 1:31pm

 *If you want to see Band or Orchestra, you will need to visit on a Monday.

When you call to schedule, please indicate if you have a preference of the class subject your child would like to visit. Please also let us know if you would like to have a 15 minute tour for you scheduled at the time you drop off your child.

Shadowing students will be paired with a trained student guide. Exceptions will be made for requests to shadow with a sibling or friend.

Our Open House is Thursday, January 9, 2020.

The school choice application deadline is January 17, 2020.

5th Grade Spring Registration Information

In-Coming 5th Grade Registration Dates: TBD

CLPMS Counselor, Cheryl Duke, will visit and present registration information to the schools listed above.

5th Grade Visitation Day at Cache La Poudre Middle School: TBD

8th Grade Spring Registration Information

8th Grade Visitation at Poudre High School:


Students will take part in a pre-orientation session which includes an opportunity for students to walk the halls of their high school, meet with high school faculty, and receive information/materials necessary for registration for 9th grade.
If a student will be attending a
nother high school, other than their assigned neighborhood school, they may visit that school on TBD; however, the parent/guardian must provide transportation. **

Please check your assigned neighborhood high school for the 2019-20 school year. A School of Choice Application is REQUIRED for any students attending a high school outside of their attendance area (example: Rocky Mountain HS is your neighborhood school but you want to attend Poudre High School – You MUST fill out a School of Choice Application). Once acceptance has been finalized, please contact Cheryl Duke at (970)488-7404 or so that registration can be coordinated with the high school counselor.

Secondary School of Choice Deadline: Friday, January 17, 2020 at 12:00 pm (NOON) **
High School Counselors will visit with students at CLPMS to review and finalize registration forms for the 2017-18 school year.

8th Grade Registration Collection: 

Poudre High School Counselors will meet with individual 8th grade students to review and collect registration forms required to build a 9th grade schedule for next year.

Parents: Please help your child(ren) fill out these forms COMPLETELY, including required signatures, and bring to school on TBD. Missing or incomplete forms may delay schedules for next year. 

Middle to High School Transition Events: TBD

Other locations for the Poudre Pathways Parent Night (if you missed the session at PHS or CLPMS): 

Poudre High School and CLP Middle School counselors will be available for questions.

For additional information regarding IB Program versus AP please use the following link. PHS IB Information

NOTE: Please contact Cheryl Duke ( or 488-7404) or Eric Fanning ( if your child plans to attend a high school other than Poudre to receive Transition Events information

** Please remember the School of Choice deadline for ALL Secondary Schools is January 17th