Principal’s Blog

CCS Parent Engagement Opportunities

     At Carbondale Community School we believe a community school is defined by strong relationships and ongoing collaboration. This means we need real partnerships and openness. Partnerships allow us to better respond to the hopes and dreams of the community. And, openness allows for frequent dialogue, transparency, and shared learning and problem-solving.  Join the CCS School Accountability Committee  **Every 2nd Tuesday starting October 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm All public schools in Colorado are […]

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Dear CCS Families

     Fall is upon us and the colors are beautiful! I hope the start to the year has been a good one for your family. We are so delighted to have kids back in school. It didn’t take us long to embark on outdoor education trips and another year of meaningful learning and growth.  This year… 8th graders spent five days bonding, wilderness camping, and canoeing at Navajo Lake 7th graders backpacked to Thomas […]

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CCS All School Meeting – Friday, May 3

AGENDA Summary by Juliana Pittz, 5th Grade We sat in our family groups. Fencing Coach Greg taught us how to fence. Mason Frisbee fenced Coach Greg. They needed masks for safety. Coach Greg is training for the Olympics. They fenced against each other and Mason won! Coach Greg said that we should come to try out classes at the Carbondale Library on Mondays at 4 p.m. Circles With Our Family Groups 7th & 8th Graders […]

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Compass Family Hoedown

Wow! Presidents’ Day weekend is already upon us! That means it’s time to strap on your cowboy boots, put your hoes down, and join your friends and fellow community school families at our annual FAMILY HOEDOWN! I know many of you attend the FAMILY HOEDOWN each year and graciously volunteer your time and support to make this a fantastic event for our wider community. Thank you so much! I also know some of you have […]

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Parent Village Night – Tonight

Please join fellow CCS parents at our Parent Village Night. We want your feedback so we can identify ways to improve our school and each family’s experience at CCS!  It’s Thursday, January 31st at 5:30 pm. Your children may accompany you. We will have some activities set up. Snacks will be provided, as well. *** Two educational experts will be joining us to gather information about Carbondale Community School.  The executive director, board, and two principals […]

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