Carbondale Community School

Weekly News

Dear CCS Families, We would like to remind you that tomorrow, Wednesday, is a noon release (there is a regular bus service). No school on Thursday or Friday due to Fall Break. Monster Dash is Coming Halloween is just around the corner and that means the 4th Annual Monster Dash is just two weeks away. This year our Halloween-themed fun run will be on Wednesday, October 31. Parents, please encourage/ support your child/-ren to ask…

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A busy week in the 1/2!

A busy week in the 1/2!

This week in the 1/2 was a whirlwind of activity!  Ask your child about: Reading the book, No Rules for Michael and thinking about what a day without rules would be like in our classroom. Dr. Bruce’s science experiment: Following the scientific method, ROY G BIV, ultraviolet light, and special science beads. Mindfulness and what it feels like to be in our bodies. Feel your feet on the ground! Who is Guard Dog? And what does Guard…

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Weekly News

Dear CCS Families, El Tioga this Friday, October 12 The menu is: Shepherd’s Pie Apple Crisp The cost is $5/ student Please send your child with the money to school Friday morning. NO IOU’s! Please attend our first Village Night tomorrow 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…

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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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Rolling into a blustery October

Rolling into a blustery October

This week we debriefed Outdoor Ed. What was hard? “It was cold!  When my mom left. The bus ride.” What was fun? “Free play. Elves and Fairy Trees.  S’mores. What did we learn? “That I can sleep in a tent without my parents. I like peanut butter and jelly. That tree bark can be bright pink.” We learned to take down a tent and pack it up. We helped to carry the tents and other…

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