See You At The Pole (SYATP) – Wednesday, September 27th
SYATP will be held at the Jack Young Middle School this year (must provide your own transportation). Students are also welcome to gather around the CCS flagpole. Most students begin gathering around 7:00 am. In the evening a SYATP Rally will be held at Emanuel United Methodist Church (101 14th Street, Baraboo) beginning at 7:00. There will be a guest speaker and live music. For more information, contact Caleb Saiia (608-477-2327) or Jesse Wells (608-356-3111, ext. 112).
Farm to Table Dinner Fundraiser – This Thursday, September 28th, 5:30-8:30pm
Tickets for our annual fundraising dinner and auction are available online, over the phone (608-448-2191), or in person for $100 each, or a table of six for $500. Use the family discount code ccsfam to get up to two tickets for $75/each. Not only is this our biggest fundraising event, it’s a lot of fun. Get your tickets now!
Volunteers Needed! – Thursday, September 28th & Friday, September 29th
The Farm to Table Dinner committee can use some help on Thursday with set up for the event. This will include setting tables, decorating, helping display auction items, and any other help the team needs. The evening’s event will also generate some dirty dishes that need to be washed and put away at the school on Friday morning. If you are available and can help with either of these tasks, please contact the school office. Many hands make light work.
Board Nomination Forms – Due September 29th
CCS has four positions to fill on the Board of Directors. Prayerfully consider who you believe will be a good candidate for one of these slots. Nomination forms are available in the school office and completed forms are due by Friday, September 29th. Presentation of board candidates will be held during the October PTO meeting and the election will then be held during the November PTO meeting.
Half Day Service Project – Friday, September 29 (dismissing at 12:30 pm)
Each year CCS gives back to the community by performing various services projects. Our first half day service project is this week Friday, September 29th. Our guest speakers are Micheleen Cook and Angela Pemberton. These CCS moms are part of a four-member team heading to Africa to support West African missionaries who will be gathering for a conference. While the adults are in meetings, the support team will lead VBS for the missionary children, toddlers through teenagers. CCS students will be making cards and friendship bracelets for the missionary children. Regular school activities will be held prior to the service project which begins at 10:00 am. School will be dismissed at 12:30pm (after lunch) and bus service will be provided to the high school bus lane.
3rd & 4th Grade Field Trip: Indian Agency & Museum – Friday, October 6th
Students in Mrs. Diers’ 3rd & 4th grade classroom will be attending a field trip to Portage next week Friday. They will tour the Indian Agency House and go on a scavenger hunt at the Museum at the Portage. Permission slips are in today’s take home folder. Please complete and return by Wednesday, September 27th. If you are available to help drive/chaperone please indicate this on the permission slip.
Pick up Lunch Help Needed! – Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Starting this week, CCS will be serving two additional hot lunch options on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The meals come from Hill Top Cafe at St. Clare Hospital. A volunteer is needed Tuesdays and/or Wednesdays to pick up the meals and transport them to CCS. If you are able to help, please contact the school office.
9/27 – See You At The Pole (7:00 am) and SYATP Rally (7:00 pm)
9/28 – Farm to Table Inspired Dinner Fundraiser (5:30-8:30 pm)
9/29 – Half Day of school with service project (dismissal at 12:30 pm)
10/2 – Picture Day
10/2 – Midterms Released
10/6 – 3rd & 4th Grade Field Trip
10/9-11 – WRISA Accreditation Site Visit at CCS
10/12 – 10/13 – No School – Teacher Conference
10/20 – 1st & 2nd Grade Field Trip
10/25 – Grandparents Day
10/27 – All-school Field Trip to Leatherberry Acres
11/2 – End of 1st Quarter
11/3 – No School – Teacher Work Day
11/4 – Craft/Vendor Fair