WATCH |‘Calm Room’ teaches students how to reset at CMS

Cutter Morning Star Elementary School Principal Jennifer Almond, left, talks about the schools new “Calm Room,” as Superintendent Nancy Anderson and school counselor Dawn Coffman listen. (The Sentinel-Record/Brandon Smith)

Cutter Morning Star Elementary School, one of only 24 school districts in the nation to receive a "Calm Room" matching grant from the Cook Center for Human Connection last spring, says the new space that opened this fall has helped students relax while composing their thoughts and refocusing their minds.