Bible-A-Thon – March 18th through April 12th
The CCS annual Bible-A-Thon (BAT) is off to a great start. Approximately 20 students have turned in pledges totaling just over $1,000 so far. The next date to turn in pledge sheets is this week Wednesday, April 3rd. Please contact the school office if you have questions. All CCS students are encouraged to participate.
April 4th – Half Day (dismissing at 12:30)
Students will be dismissed after lunch recess. Parent/Teacher Conferences begin at 1:00.
April 5th – No School
There will be no school on Friday due to Parent/Teacher Conferences.
Parent/Teacher Conferences – April 4th & 5th
Conferences are this Thursday and Friday. A letter with your conference time(s) was sent home prior to Spring Break. If you need a reminder of your appointment time, please contact the office.
Bake Sale – April 4th & 5th
The 8th grade students will be holding a bake sale during Parent/Teacher Conferences. All proceeds from the sale will help offset the cost of their annual trip to the Creation Museum in Kentucky. If you would like to donate baked goods to this cause, please contact Mrs. Hawkins: firstname.lastname@example.org
CCS Reading Specialist Mrs. Sessler has put together a packet with information on the importance of reading daily to your children. The packet is included in today’s Family Folder.
Milk/Lunch Order Forms – Due Wednesday, April 3rd
A new form for lunch/milk orders is in today’s Family Folder. This covers April 15th through May 17th.
Help staff our school!
CCS continues to grow. And we are now accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year. We currently have several job openings posted on our employment webpage:
full- or part-time principal (Note that Mr. Lempa is staying on as administrator; the principal position is an additional role.)
full-time 1st-2nd grade teacher
part-time high school English teacher
part-time high school Spanish teacher
part-time elementary and high school art teacher
part-time elementary music teacher
part-time elementary physical education teacher
part-time elementary technology teacher
full-time teacher’s aide
part-time high school coaches of girls’ tennis and boys’ golf
Minimum requirements and application instructions can be found on the school’s employment webpage: barabooccs.com/contact-us/employment Please forward this email to anyone you think may be interested in applying.
Guitar Club for Middle and High School – Mondays (3:15 to 4:15)
Guitars are not required to join and all levels of experience are welcome. Instruments of several types will be available for the students to use. The club is open to students in grades 5-12.
Volunteers (2-3) are needed to assist with recess and the lunchroom on Fridays. Please contact the office if you can help.
Board Contact with Families
Members of the governing board will be reaching out to each family in the school in order to meet, get to know each other, and foster communication and fellowship among the school.
4/2 – Election Day
4/3 – Third Quarter Report Cards Released
4/4 – Half Day / Parent-Teacher Conferences
4/5 – No School / Parent-Teacher Conferences
4/18 – Re-enrollment and Registration Fee deadline
4/20 – School Choice Open Enrollment deadline
4/24 – Expeditions Adventure for BAT winners
5/2 – National Day of Prayer