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

No School – Thanksgiving Break – November 22nd to 24th
Classes resume on Monday, November 27th.

Boys Midas League Basketball – Grades 5th through 8th
No practice this Thursday, November 23rd. Next games are December 5th at Jack Young Middle School in Baraboo and December 7th at Westside Christian School in Middleton.

Parent/Teacher Organization Meeting – Tuesday, December 5th, 3:10 p.m.
The next PTO Meeting for CCS will be held December 5th at 3:10 pm. Among other PTO business, the candidates for the Board of Directors, Travis Anderson, Tim Davidson, and Jim Wright, will introduce themselves. Absentee ballots are available in the school office through December 4th. Each family receives one ballot. The election will take place at the PTO Meeting at CCS on December 5th at 3:10pm.

Half Day Service Project – Friday, December 8th (dismissal at 12:30 pm)
CCS students and staff will be caroling at St. Clare Meadows, St. Clare Hospital, and around the downtown Baraboo area. Students will be split into two groups. Each group will spend approximately an hour at the nursing home or hospital before heading downtown to carol together. Everyone will then return to school around 11:30 for lunch and recess followed by dismissal at 12:30 pm. Permission slips are in today’s take home folder. Please complete and return no later than Wednesday, November 29th. Several drivers/chaperones are needed for this trip. Please indicate on the permission slip if you are able to help.

CCS Voucher Program, Informational Meeting – December 18th
An informational meeting about the Wisconsin Private School Choice Program (aka Voucher Program) will be held Monday, December 18th at 6:30 pm in the school gym. Your attendance is strongly recommended. Childcare will be provided.

Christmas Program – December 21 at New Life Community AC Church, Baraboo, 6:30 pm
4K dress code: red or green tops and khaki bottoms.
K-12 dress code: red or green logo tops and khaki bottoms

Cooler Weather
Refer to page 14 of the student handbook regarding outdoor clothing guidelines. When temperatures dip to 35 degrees or below, a jacket, hat and mittens/gloves are required for outdoor play. Boots are also required to play in the snow. Please be sure to send these items with your student. Consider sending an extra set of hats/mittens to be kept at school.

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Kwik Trip & Culver’s Scrip Cards
As we get closer to the gift giving season, remember that scrip cards make a great gift and are available through the school office. Any amount you purchase earns 5% of the purchase value toward your family’s tuition.

Looking Ahead:
11/22 to 11/24 – No School – Thanksgiving Break
12/5 – PTO Meeting and Board Election (3:10 pm)
12/5 – MIDAS Boys’ Basketball @ Jack Young Middle School – Baraboo
12/7 – MIDAS Boys’ Basketball @ Westside Christian School – Middleton
12/8 – Half Day of school with service project (dismissal at 12:30 pm)
12/11 – Midterms Released
12/14 – Board Meeting (8:00 am)
12/21 – Christmas Program @ New Life Church (6:30 pm)
12/25/17 – 1/5/18 – Christmas Break (classes resume January 8th)