Cougar Connection

COUGAR CONNECTION
March 17, 2017

 

MISSION STATEMENT
Calhoun Christian School provides academic excellence while upholding God’s truth and challenging children to serve.

VISION STATEMENT
Calhoun Christian School will be the benchmark of excellence in Christ-centered education.

 

AUCTION
The annual CCS auction is on Saturday, March 18 beginning at 5:30. We hope to see you all there.

MIDDLE SCHOOL EXAMS
Wednesday, March 22nd through Friday, March 24th the middle schoolers will be taking exams from 8:00am to 11:30am.

THANK YOU TO OUR FAITHFUL FAMILIES
Thank you to the Parks and Sherk families for your service to CCS. We are truly blessed by all of your hard work.

YEARBOOK PHOTOS NEEDED
Our team of kids and Mrs. Parks need photos for the yearbook. If you have any you can share, please do so as soon as possible. There are three options for getting us your pictures:

  • Download the ReplayIt app to your phone. Choose our school. Type in the password: Cougars. Sign in using facebook (or create a new account). Then click the camera icon to upload pictures from your phone!
  • Go to http://www.replayit.com/r/1079513/ And upload pictures from your computer.
  • Give your pictures to any Yearbook staff member (Mrs. Parks) on a flash drive or CD.


TERRA NOVA
The Terra Nova Standardized testing season is upon us. High school students began testing this week. Middle School and Elementary students will be beginning in the weeks to come. Please refer to classroom newsletters for the dates and times. Assure your students that this testing, while important, is one small sampling of their skills and abilities. We are proud of all our students and recognize we each have different gifts. There is so much more to each one of them then the scores on this test. Please encourage them to do their best and not worry about the results.

PRESCHOOL/KINDERGARTEN ROUND UP
Our preschool/kindergarten round up will be held on March 21 beginning at 6:30 in the library. Please tell your friends and family about this opportunity to learn about our early education programming.

FINAL BOX TOP CONTEST
The final Box Top contest of the year is happening! The last day to drop off Box Tops will be May 26th. The winning grade will receive an extra recess with popsicles in June!

MOTHER/SON SOCK HOP
PIT Crew is planning a Mother/Son Sock Hop for May 11, 2017. Put it on your calendars and plan for a great time with your sons.

CALENDAR

March 18 Benefit Auction beginning at 5:30pm

March 21 Preschool/Kindergarten Round Up

March 22-24 Middle School Quarter Exams

March 24 End of Third Quarter

March 27 Board Meetings at 6:30pm in the Parent Room

March 31 Early Dismissal 11:30am

April 3-7 Spring Break

April 10 School Resumes

April 11 Pit Crew meeting – Parent Room – 6:30pm

April 13 Spring School Pictures

April 13 Blood Drive beginning at 1:00pm

April 14 No School – Good Friday

April 17 Live Nativity Planning Meeting at 6:30pm in the Parent Room

April 24 Board Meeting at 6:30pm in the Parent Room

April 28&29 Follies

May 11 Mother/Son Sock Hop

May 22 Awards Ceremonies:

Elementary at 4:00pm

Middle School at 5:30pm

High School at 7:00pm.

Dinner will be available

May 26 Final Day to Turn in Box Tops