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2018-2019 School Calendar

2018-2019 School Calendar

We are so excited to welcome everyone back to CCS on August 27th! We hope you have had wonderful summer and are looking forward to another great year at CCS. All parents – please attend our Back to School Night on Wednesday, August 29 at 6:30 pm, and bring your family and a dish to share to the CCS Family Potluck on Wednesday, September 5th at 5:30pm. Here is the 2018-2019 CCS School Calendar (Click on the sentence to view). As always, please let us know if you…

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June 2018 Letter to Families

Dear CCS Families, I hope your summer is off to a tremendous start! CCS staff closed out the year with conferences, report writing, Wilderness First Aid training, and some forced fun in the form of a rafting trip down to Two Rivers. It was a great school year. Yet, we are already looking forward to welcoming you back for the 2018-2019 school year. Reports Enclosed are reports of your child’s achievement and progress over the…

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THE BENEFITS OF RECESS

THE BENEFITS OF RECESS

 At Carbondale Community School, kids in grades K-4 get at least 55 minutes of recess a day and kids in grades 5-8 get a minimum of 25 minutes at lunch, plus frequent breaks that get them moving and outside. As a school, we are committed to the whole child, so that means sustaining kids’ access to the physical, social, emotional, and cognitive benefits of recess. Here’s what the American Association of Pediatrics has to say…

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Parent Engagement Opportunities at CCS

Dear CCS Parents, After a month at CCS it has become very apparent that the CCS parent community contributes a great deal to the success and well-being of our students and our school. Thank you. In this post, I will share information about ways parents can continue the strong tradition of engagement and offer new opportunities. Attend Back to School Night – Thursday, October 5th 6:30 pm First and foremost, please attend back to school…

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