Principal’s Blog

CCS Specials Programs are SPECIAL!

CCS Specials Programs are SPECIAL!

Dear Families, There is a section in our charter that states our objectives and describes how we meet these objectives philosophically, in practice, and with students.  Here are some statements from our charter: The School will tailor its curriculum to address individual learning styles, developmental needs, intellectual interests, and multiple intelligences.   The School will place equal value on the arts, sciences, and humanities in an integrated curriculum; create healthy bodies through sports, outdoor activities,…

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RFSD Community Visioning

RFSD Community Visioning

Dear CCS Families, Roaring Fork School District has launched a visioning process in order to develop a new strategic plan. A similar process took place five years ago. This process turned feedback from over 1000 parents into an ambitious strategic plan for the district. There are three nights in November where you will have the opportunity to share your hopes for your children and for the children in our community and to provide feedback on what…

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Absences Add Up

Dear CCS Families, We know that making decisions about when to send your child to school can be complicated. For example, it isn’t always easy to determine when your child is too sick to go to school. Likewise, we understand that students may need to miss some school to spend quality time with family or to benefit from new or enriching experiences. CCS staff wants to support families so they can make the best decisions…

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Please join us for our first Village Night!!!

Please join us for our first Village Night!!!

Dear CCS Families, Please join CCS staff and families for our first Village Night of 2018! This night is designed to bring CCS community members together to eat, to socialize, and to collaborate on work that benefits the whole child, our school, and our community. When:  Thursday, October 11th 6:00-7:30 pm Where: CCS Central Area What should I bring? Bring the whole family and food to share. Community work: Fundraising: Monster Dash Wellness: Mindfulness and Healthy…

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Fundraising: A Collective Endeavor for a Strong Community

Fundraising: A Collective Endeavor for a Strong Community

It’s hard not to talk about community at the community school. Community is one of our values. It means more than just sharing a school or a common interest. A community is a group of people that take care of each other and feel they belong together. The power of community lies in our collective identity. Our collective identity takes the group beyond the individual and allows us to be co-creators of our community, our experiences,…

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