Aspen Community School

Author Visit Friday!

Author Visit Friday!

Dear parents, I am incredibly excited to announce that author Keith Hemstreet will be visiting ACS this Friday to speak with our kids about his travels around the world and the way in which he has turned them into the popular book series Travels With Gannon and Wyatt . Keith will be showing video clips from his trips and will talk with kids about the process of writing and recording adventures. This will be a perfect opportunity for our kids —…

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Maroon Bells Field Trip!

What: Maroon Bells Field Trip! When: Tuesday, September 29th, from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Who: ACS K-1-2 Details: Bus leaves ACS at 9:20ish, makes a stop at the ARC bus stop, and arrives at the upper Maroon Bells parking lot at 10:00. We hike and explore for the day! Back on the bus at 1:45ish, returning to school by 2:30 for our regular dismissal schedule. Your child will need: Backpack, snack, lunch, water bottle, rain coat…

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New Books and Spelling!

New Books and Spelling!

Thank you to all of the 5-6 parents that purchased books from our last Scholastic order! We were able to order several new, highly engaging books for our classroom library because of the family Scholastic orders. Check out some of our new titles below. I am excited to announce that the 5-8 is introducing Spelling back into our curriculum through the online program Spelling City. Children will have weekly word lists grouped around “spelling rules” that we will be teaching at the beginning of…

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Denver’s right around the corner…

Denver’s right around the corner…

Announcements: Remember to sign up for Parent Teacher conferences with Cindy on either 10/14 or 10/22. These are with parents only. In the spring we will have student-led conferences. The Denver trip is quickly approaching – we leave 1 week from Tuesday (10/6). See packing list below. Please send in payment. Book orders are due this next Thursday. PT conferences 10/14 and 10/22 – no school for students 10/23 no school – Fall Break! Gratitude: Thank…

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