Friday Notes for 1/22/16


PTSA Corner

1/22/16 Friday Notes


Upcoming Events:

TONIGHT, 1/22, join Mr Rasch for Free FAMILY MUSIC Workshop
When: Friday, January 22nd, 6-8 pm.

What: A super-fun set of activities where kids will use a piece of literature to write songs, design a musical playground, design board games (or video games), perform music and dance, make art (sculpture and drawing).

Who: Any student K-3 (MUST be accompanied by a parent to help them through the activities), any student grades 4-8 ( with or without a parent) and other family members who wish to attend as well.

Where: The CCC K8 Gym

Why: These activities are designed to inspire kids to be more creative, have more fun with literacy, math, art, music,… You name it! We may have more events later, but kids will take more and more responsibility for later events.

Materials we need kids to bring:

Clean, empty plastic or metal containers with lids (milk jugs, Tupperware, spice bottles, coffee cans, etc.), dried beans or pebbles for shakers, string, and of course, musical instruments (that you play or are learning to play). Art supplies, paper, paints, modeling clay or Play-Doh, construction paper, scissors, glue, paperboard or cardboard, and tape (duct, masking, or invisible).

Please RSVP to Mr. Rasch at Please include the following info:

# of kids planning to attend ______________ Grade Levels: ___, ___, ___

# of parents planning to attend ____________

Mr. Rasch will also answer any questions you might have.

PTSA Membership – Join Today

It is not too late to join!  Our next Membership report is due on the 1st of February.  If you haven’t become a member of the CCCK-8 PTSA, please do so THIS WEEK.  Your membership and participation helps  us enhance our students’ experience and the learning environment at our school.  Participating in the PTSA is also a great way to stay connected to what is happening in our school community.  We count on your support.  We have built an online form to make it super easy to join.  Just visit our website at  We look forward to your participation!

Membership Benefits

Local Opportunities:

Our new canyon neighbors, Sarah & William Strauss, are leading up the Cub Scout Pack #51  They welcome all boys in grades K – 5 interested in participating in scouts to join the Pack.  The first meeting will be February 2nd at 6:30 pm at the CCCIA.   Please contact Sarah at if you would like any additional information.

PTSA Help Wanted:

Health & Wellness Night – if you are passionate about bringing Health & Wellness opportunities to our school, please help us organize a Health & Wellness Night.  Typically this event hosts a cooking competition for the tastiest dish with a specific healthy ingredient.  It also includes a series of workshops/activities that encourage, demonstrate, educate about healthy behaviors.  If you organize the event, you can make it your own!  Please contact Jody Dickson,, if you are interested in organizing such an event.
Stay tuned on our website or on our Facebook page for more information on upcoming programs. If you have any questions, comments, suggestions, concerns, please feel free to contact me.

Jody Dickson, President           303-642-3568


CCCK-8 Business Sponsors
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