Friday Notes for 1/27/17


PTSA Corner

1/27/17 Friday Notes


Reusable Bags On Sale Now


Reusable bags are BACK!  It has been a few years since we sold reusable bags as a fundraiser.  In order to support multiple funding requests that we have right now, we are selling tote bags and more through a Mixed Bag Designs fundraiser!  We have a few samples in the office, if you want to come in and check them out!  There are TWO ways to buy: Look in your Friday Folder for a catalog.  Send the order form and check to school by February 22nd.  OR you can buy online at (Feel free to share this link with out-of-town friends & family)  We appreciate your support!  If you have any questions, please contact Joanna Waggoner at


Community Events


Community Volunteer OpportunityCCCIA Pancake Breakfast is looking for student volunteers to serve the guests at the Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, February 11th.  Students help by placing table settings, taking food and drink orders, serving food and drink, and bussing dirty dishes.  They will be supervised by an adult supervisor, so parents do not need to stay for the full shift.  To reserve your spot, please sign up at:

Considering Divorce Workshop:  Explore divorce with more compassion and grace by attending this workshop hosted by a family law attorney, certified life coach and family therapist.  The workshop will be held on January 28th from 10 am – 3:30 pm at 8108 Ralston Rd in Arvada.  Registration fee is $95, and scholarships are available.   The goal of the workshop is to help participants have the support they need in order to move forward with their best life.  For more information or to register, please call or text Dawn Gillespie at 303-642-0814 or email

PTSA Question of the Week
How would you like to be more involved in your child’s education or in the school? (Check all that apply)

  • Direct collaboration with teachers and staff
  • Observe classroom activities
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Volunteer in the school
  • Organize field trips & assemblies
  • Define goals and action items as part of C3AC
  • Participate in PTSA planning & events
  • Encourage community engagement in the school
  • Other

Give us your answer to this question at:

Or just answer on our Facebook page:

Upcoming Events

Save the Date:
2/5PTSA General Membership Meeting 6:30 – 7:30 pm
2/24Men Make A Difference Day – Plan on joining us for breakfast and a day full of activities that welcome men to participate, improve and enrich our school environment!  Dads, Grandpas, Uncles, Brothers, Neighbors, Friends of the Family are all welcome.

Help Wanted
eagle eyes
Eagle Eyes is a program where men are present in the school during school hours, helping the students and staff and keeping watch for good and bad behaviors in and around the school.  You do not need to be a dad to participate: Uncles, Grandfathers, Older Brothers, Cousins, Neighbors, Dads are all welcome!  To claim your spot, go to this Sign Up form:  If you have any questions about the program, please contact Jason Moat, 303-378-4500

JANUARY EAGLE EYES CHALLENGE: Here we go 4th Grade!!  January is your month to accept the challenge!  Claim your spot today!  Let’s see how many days we can fill from 4th grade participants!



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


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