Carbondale Community School

The Big Event

The Big Event

Sun, sun, sun – here it comes. A huge thank you to all the parents who made costumes, coordinated costumes, helped with set creation and tear down, helped with make-up, helped backstage, helped park cars, brought snacks, helped with concessions, practiced lines with your children and made this amazing production happen. We could not do it without you.     Angie and I hope you have a wonderful and rejuvenating spring break. When we return…

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Consumed by the Big Event

Consumed by the Big Event

Dear Wonderful 1-2 Families, Last week, we dove into the creative chaos of the Big Event. Every afternoon has been spent developing story lines, refining scripts, creating costumes, practicing songs, learning lines and mastering dance moves. Angie and I are sharing scene groups with Brad and Diana and, boy, do we appreciate the help as we learn to navigate the excitement, energy, and controlled chaos that takes over CCS every March.Thanks to all who have…

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In Like a Lion…

In Like a Lion…

                                      “In like a lion, out like a lamb.”  The old saying for the month of March will hopefully reflect our upcoming month as we begin our work studying and practicing kindness, and as we create, brainstorm, practice and preform The Big Event! And finally as we head into Spring Break…whew! (That’s the lamb, haha!) This last…

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Arcade Opening and Portfolio Night

Arcade Opening and Portfolio Night

Last week was all about getting our portfolios ready for presentation and the opening of the The Sun Arcade. We spent the early part of the week getting our portfolios updated and ready for presentation. If you were not able to come on portfolio night and would like to come another time to see your child’s portfolio, please let us know and we will arrange a time. The Sun Arcade opened Thursday night. We’re still…

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Snowshoeing, Arcade Building, Valentine’s Day, the 100th Day of School and Big Event Choice!

Snowshoeing, Arcade Building, Valentine’s Day, the 100th Day of School and Big Event Choice!

It seems like we say this every week but last week was the busiest by far. On Monday, we rode the gondola to the top of Aspen Mountain to go snowshoeing with ACES. It was cold and windy but the ACES instructors kept us all moving while talking about winter animal habitats. After lunch, Cary from the Aspen Mountain Ski Patrol talked to us about skier safety. She even allowed Greta to set off the…

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