Cumberland Road Elementary School - October 4th, 2019

Cumberland Road Elementary
13535 Cumberland Road
Fishers, IN. 46038
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Congratulations to this week's students of the week who were caught getting a G.R.I.P!

GRIP winners are students who were caught showing Gratitude, Respect, Integrity and Purpose.

Each week we will have 1 GRIP winner from each grade level.

Kindergarten: Grace S. in Mrs. Sewell's class - Integrity

1st Grade: Sophia in Mrs. McKinney's class - Purpose

2nd Grade: Roman in Mrs. Brummett's class - Purpose

3rd Grade: Hugh in Mr. Koewer's class - Gratitude

4th Grade: Caroline B. in Mr. Greiwe's class - Respect


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Our students rock! As of Thursday morning, they have raised $6990! We hope they are enjoying pajama day today. The donations raised will be used to fund the innovative happenings at CRE such as Teacher Grants, Robotics Club, Musicals, and more. Anything OVER our goal of $16,000 will be used for future projects such as an outdoor learning space. Be sure to follow CRE PTO on Facebook and Twitter for current standings and updates!

Here is a breakdown of the Schoolwide Rewards that ALL students take part in when we meet our goal as a group:

$8,000 raised by 10/9 = Crazy Hair or Hat Day on 10/11

$12,000 raised by 10/23 = Mismatch Day on 10/25

$16,000 raised by 10/3 = There will be a special performance during the school day on 11/26


Classroom Rewards:

Every class that has 100% of students register online (FREE!) gets an extra recess.

The top fundraising class in each grade helps pick the playlist for the


Individual Rewards:

Register online (FREE) by 10/9 and get an emoji backpack clip. Go to and enter our code 5d8b99e167522

$10 = exclusive Roadrunner Rock wristband (to be given out after Fall Break)

$50 = student’s name on a star in the Hall of Fame (to be given out after 10/7)

$100 = Donut Breakfast during Smart Start on 11/26

As a thank you for your support during this fundraiser, all parents will be invited to join their student during their dance-a-thon time at Roadrunner Rock on 11/1. We will have those times at a later date.

Teacher Appreciation

We will be providing a pasta dinner for the staff on October 10th in the evening during conferences. If you would like to help out with donations, please sign up here: Thank you!

Dine to Donate

Thank you for helping us raise $300 from our Chicago’s Pizza CRE night!

Our next Dine to Donate event will take place on October 23rd at Jagger’s from 11am-10pm. We will receive 20% from every order that mentions our school. Flyers will be sent home the week of the event!

Save the Date

October 23: Dine to Donate at Jagger’s 11am-10pm

November 1: Roadrunner Rock

Join Us

Do you want to meet other parents, teachers, and staff? Do you want to be more involved in your child’s school? Consider volunteering with us! Go to to fill out a quick volunteer form. We have opportunities big and small - at home or at school - during or after school. We will find something that works for you!

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National School Lunch Week 10/21-10/25

Monday 10/21

Bring on the Chill

Ice cream cups vanilla or chocolate

Tuesday 10/22

Sweet Chocolate of Mine

Chocolate pudding with whipped topping

Wednesday 10/23

Orange you Glad for Cake Balls

Chocolate and vanilla cake balls with an orange slice

Thursday 10/24

Fired up Cream Puffs

Cream puffs on a bed of flame roasted apples with cinnamon

Friday 10/25

Churro you on!

Churro loops dipped in cinnamon and sugar

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The Scholastic Book Fair is Coming to CRE!!!

The Book Fair will be open to students & their families on the evenings of:

Tuesday, October 8th and Thursday, October 10th from 4:00-7:00 pm

There will be parent/guardian only hours during the school day on:

Tues., Oct. 8th, Weds., Oct. 9th, and Thurs., Oct. 10th from 10:00am-12:00pm

You can shop online anytime between October 2-15th here:

Please keep an eye out for more information and flyers to come home soon!

Mrs. Hicks is also looking for some volunteers to work the evening shifts on Tuesday, 10/8 and Thursday, 10/12.

Contact Mrs. Hicks if interested at:

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Scholastic Book Fair

October 8th 4-7 pm CRE Media Center

October 10th 4-7 pm CRE Media Center

Crazy Hair or Hat Day

Friday, October 11th

Fall Break

October 14th - October 18th

October 23rd

Picture Re-take Day

November 1st

Roadrunner Rock

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Monday, October 7 - Taco Scoops or Macaroni and Cheese

Tuesday, October 8 - Pancakes/Waffles with Sausage or Chicken Biscuit

Wednesday, October 9 - Breaded Chicken Sandwich or Pizza Crunchers

Thursday, October 10 - Orange Chicken or Turkey Burger Melt

Friday, October 11 - Big Daddy's Cheese Pizza or Big Daddy's Pepperoni Pizza

Please check out the following new events on the Community Insider:

Lost and Found

All items in our Lost and Found will be taken to Goodwill at the beginning of each month.

**Our Lost and Found is always available for parents to come in to check for missing items. Please check in at our office before heading to the Lost and Found.

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