1-608-448-2191  Tuesday - Thursday, 8am - 12pm  E12654 County Rd T, Baraboo, WI

Board of Directors Election Tonight – Monday, November 16 – 6:30 p.m.
Voting for open board positions will be held during the Parent Committee meeting tonight.

Weather-appropriate Clothing
Cooler weather is upon us and before long snow will arrive. Please send your students fully prepared for cold weather regardless of the forecast. If they do not have adequate cold-weather gear, your students may be required to forfeit their outdoor recess time. You may wish to include a change of socks, pants, etc. in case they become wet during recess.

Operation Christmas Child – Samaritan’s Purse Shoebox Program – due November 18
Information was sent home last Friday regarding this program. If you will be donating a filled shoebox, please have it to the school no later than this Wednesday, November 18.

Half-Day Service Project – Friday, December 4
This is a half-day of school for students. School will dismiss at 12:30 p.m. after lunch and recess. Half day service projects are school days and attendance is required. Non-medical absences on these days will require makeup work of four outside volunteer service hours.

The service project for this quarter will be assisting People Helping People with their third annual “Stomp Out Hunger” campaign. Chaperones and drivers are needed to help as we will be off-campus for this project. Permission slips are in today’s take home folders and are due back no later than Tuesday, November 24.

Thanksgiving Break – NO SCHOOL – Wednesday, November 25 – Friday, November 27
School will be closed in honor of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Classes resume Monday, November 30.

Christmas Program – Thursday, December 17 – 6:30 p.m
The Christmas Program is coming together nicely for our celebration just before Christmas break. All students will be participating in this year’s program. Students need to wear the following uniforms for the Christmas Program:
4K: khaki bottoms with green top.
K-high school: khaki bottoms with a green CCS logoed polo.
After the program we will enjoy a time of fellowship. We need parents who are willing to bring in cookies and drinks; please contact the office to sign up. Please contact the school office with any questions.

Midas Basketball Practices & Games
Practices are underway for our CCS Royals basketball teams. The first boys’ basketball game is December 1st and the first girls’ game is December 3rd. Stop out at the House of Wellness starting at 4:30 p.m. to cheer on our teams as they take on the Eagle School of Madison.

Milk/Lunch Order Forms
Order forms for milk and lunches in December are in today’s take home folder. Please complete and return by Wednesday, November 18, even if your student is not ordering.

Looking ahead:
11/16 – Parent Committee Meeting
11/18 – Shoeboxes Due
11/25 through 11/27 – No School – Thanksgiving
12/1 – Boys’ Basketball Game @ House of Wellness
12/3 – Girls’ Basketball Game @ House of Wellness
12/4 – Half Day Service Project
12/7 – Mid Term Progress Reports
12/17 – Christmas Program
12/21/2015 through 1/1/2016 – Christmas Break

For God’s Glory!

Barbara Derse, Administrative Assistant
Community Christian School of Baraboo