Fingers crossed that the weather will hold and we’ll have field day for all students tomorrow, Thursday, May 25 from 9:00-1:00.
Field day will be from 9:00-1:00.
School lunch is hot dogs (grilled by our administrators) and sides from the cafeteria for regular school lunch price – $1.25.
Students should wear tennis shoes/sneakers and appropriate clothes for playing games outside. They might want to bring a water bottle and towel also.
The Scholastic Book Fair will begin on Friday, May 5 for classes to preview during the day and will be open for shopping during the Spring Carnival in the PE Room. It will be back in the Learning Commons and open for shopping, Monday, May 8 – Friday, May 12 from 7:15am-3:00pm. Pastries for Parents/Grandparents will be on Wednesday, May 10 from 7:15am-8:45am. Make sure to stop by for a pastry and some coffee and to buy some great books perfect for summer reading!
Wed, March 1 – Collaborative Planning – 11:40 early dismissal
Friday, March 10 – Family Movie Night @6:00 pm Concessions will be available for purchase.
Sat, March 12 – Daylight Savings Time – Spring clocks forward one hour
Wed, March 15 – End of 3rd nine weeks
Wed, March 15 – Career Speaker Day – Speakers for grades 3-5. Dress up as your favorite career (no guns or weapons please).
Thurs, March 16 – Career Vehicle Day 8:30-9:30 2nd & 3rd 9:30-10:30 K & 1st 10:30-11:30 4th & 5th
Fri, March 17 – REGULAR day of school. Wear your favorite college gear (shirt, jacket, jersey, etc.)
Fri, March 17 – Jump Rope for Heart
Wed, March 22 – Report Cards go home
It’s Dr. Seuss’ birthday! Help us celebrate our love of books and reading by participating in fun activities on Wednesdays, throughout the month of March.
Look at the attached flyer for a list of dates and activities.
Read Across March 2017
Next week, March 4-8, is National School Breakfast Week.
Here is the special breakfast menu for the week in our cafeteria.
Author Jarrett J Krosoczka is coming to CSES in April!!
He is the author/illustrator of a variety of children’s books including the pictured novels and graphic novel. Click here for the order form to pre-order any of his books for autographing when he’s here on April 5, 2017. There will not be books available for purchase the day of the visit. All books must be ordered in advance.
Winter Reading Challenge – Mrs. Merritt is challenging all students to read in lots of fun ways for 15 minutes a day. Students will choose a square on the reading form each day, write the title of the book they read, the date, and get it signed by an adult. Mrs. Merritt will have a dessert for all students who turn in a completed form by Friday, March 3. Click here for the Winter Challenge Reading Form. The form will also be included in the February newsletter.
Our 5th grade iPad ensemble will be playing the national anthem (yes, on iPads!!) before the Gamecock men’s basketball game vs. Georgia. The game is at 2:00 on Saturday, Feb. 4.
Click the link below for more information and the link to pre-order tickets for the special price of $10 for the game for our CSE school family.
USC basketball game flyer
**Our kindergarten student leadership team is still collecting cold weather clothing items. Boxes are in Capital Square.
Wed, Feb. 1 – Collaborative Planning Day – Early dismissal @ 11:40
Sat, Feb. 4 – 2:00 – iPad Ensemble playing the national anthem at the USC men’s basketball game
Feb. 7-14, our 5th grade Student Leadership Team will be selling Valentine Grams in Capital Square and the Purple Hall for $.50 each to raise $$ for Relay for Life. Link to flyer
Tues, Feb. 7 – Interim Reports go home
Thurs, Feb. 9 – PTO Skate Night 5K-2nd
Thurs, Feb. 16 – PTO Skate Night – 3rd-5th
Fri, Feb. 17 – NO SCHOOl for Students
Mon, Feb. 20 – Regular day of school for students
Tues, Nov. 8 – Election Day – NO SCHOOL
Fri, Nov. 11 – Veterans Day program – Veterans Day CSES flyer 2016 Family member Veterans, meet in the Learning Commons by 7:30 am.
Tues, Nov. 15 – Variety Show auditions
Wed, Nov. 16 – Interim reports come home
Wed. Nov. 16 – Moe’s in Lexington dine-out night
Thurs, Nov. 17 – Fundraiser pick up
Fri, Nov. 18 – PTO Family Movie Night – 6-8 pm – Zootopia
Wed, Nov. 23 – Fri, Nov. 25 – Thanksgiving break
All month we are collecting “new and gently used” books to help add more books to our classroom libraries at CSE. Click for more info – 2016 Book Drive Flyer
Because of our days off last week, there are some changes to the calendar:
Thursday, Oct. 20 – 3:00-6:00pm and Friday, Oct. 21 Parent Conferences. Please look out for communication from your child’s teacher about the status of your conference.
Thurs, Oct. 20 – Report Cards will still be sent home.
Friday, Oct. 21 – is no longer a parent conference day. It is a regular day of school to make up one of the days that we missed last week.
Wed, Dec. 7 – will NOT be a Collaborative Planning/Early Release day. It will be a regular day of school for all students and teachers.