Cougar Mews Crossroads Charter Academy Elementary Newsletter November 9, 2012 215 N. State St., Big Rapids, Michigan Kendall Schroeder Phone: 231.796.6589 www.ccabr.org Elementary Principal On the CalendarSaturday, November 10 PTO Fall Bazaar/Craft Show 10am-3pmMonday, November 12 H.S. Veterans Day Band Program 10:00am Elem. Auditorium Kindergarten through 6th Grade Veterans Program 6:30pm High School GymWednesday, November 13 5/6th Grade Girls Basketball Practice 3:30-5:00pm Crossroads Charter AcademyWednesday, November 14 Veterans Day Programs will be held on Tae Kwon Do 4:00-5:00pm H.S. Jazz Band & Choir Concert 7:00pm Monday November 12, 2012Thursday, November 15 No School – Safety Day High School Veterans Day Band ProgramFriday, November 16 10:00am Elementary Auditorium Comfy Reading Day – Free Out of Uniform 5/6th Grade Girls Basketball Practice 3:30-5:00pm thSaturday, November 17 Kindergarten through 6 Grade Program Festival of Lights Parade 6:00pm 6:30pm High School Gym Munch a Lunch!Mon..... Tomato Soup w/Grilled Cheese OR Chicken Patty on BunTues..... Bosco Sticks OR Corn DogWed..... Chicken Strips OR Pizza PocketThur.... No SchoolFri....... Stuffed Crust Pizza OR Cheese Burger Healthy choice: Turkey Wrap Alternative: Fruit & Veggie Bar Saturday November 10th 10:00am-3:00pm CCA High School Gym $5.00 Candyland Christmas Photos Printed On Site
_____________________________________________ Number of flowers ______ X $2.00 = _____ Special Offer ________ X $10.00 = _______ Student Council Christmas Wreath Sale Total included for this order _______ Each wreath is approximately 20 inches in diameter and made of fresh Fraser fir and decorated with pinecones and holly berries. Paws for Families Wreaths include a bow of your choice: Project red, burgundy, blue, or silver. CCA Paws for Families, a Each order must include the following parent group assisting CCA families information (printed neatly): in need, is coordinating a Christmas Adopt-A-Family Gift Drive. If your family needs assistance this year, _________________________________________ we would like to know. Depending on the response, Name of person at CCA who will take wreath home we may not be able to help everyone. The administration will be helping decide those most in ________________ ______________________ need. You will be contacted by PAWS if your family Grade Teacher ____________________________________ is chosen to be a recipient. Families will receive one Bow color for each wreath ordered gift per child. Orders may be brought into either office in an envelope Please pick up a form in the office and fill out labeled “wreath order”. the information. Return the form to Central Office. Payment of $20 per wreath must be made when the For more information on this project, please call: order is placed. Michelle Gabalis at 231-972-2958 or Checks should be made payable to CCA. firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for requesting assistance will be December 1, 2012. If you would Deadline for ordering is Wednesday, November 14. like to be involved in this great project, CCA PAWS Wreaths will be available for pick-up on for Families will also take donations from staff and Tuesday, November 20. families. Please know that in applying for assistance your name and phone information will be given to the “I’m Thankful for You” PAWS For Families Committee. Rose Sale The National Honor Society is sponsoring an “I’m Thankful for You” rose sale. Purchase a rose for someone at CCA for $2, and it will be delivered to him/her on Monday, November 19. Special$10 Offer: Vase of four roses Orders may be brought into either office in an envelope It is time labeled “Rose Order.” The deadline for ordering isWednesday, November 14. Payment must be made when the For DESTINATION order is placed. Checks should be payable to “CCA”. For each rose ordered, please include the following IMAGINATION information (printed neatly):Name of person at CCA to deliver flower to: Destination Imagination is an___________________________________________ after school activity where studentsGrade: ______Teacher:(Elm. Bldg.)_____________ meet 1-2 times a week and work with Your Thanksgiving Message:_______________________________________ a team of up to 6 others to creatively ____ solve a challenge._____________________________________________ Please join us at the meeting on
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 from3:30-5p.m. in the elementaryauditorium. We would love to have allthe parents attend a short meeting aswell. The Parent meeting will befrom 4-5p.m. We look forward to seeing all ofyou on Tuesday, November 13, 2012!