Coyote Creek News

News for the Week of February 9th

Tonight is Restaurant Night at Parry's Pizza!

Plan to eat dinner tonight - or grab it to go - at Parry's Pizza (9567 S. University Blvd, Highlands Ranch); the school will earn credit all day, and CCE will get 20% back! Simply tell the server (if you are eating in) or the host (if you order take out) that you're there to support CCE. No flyer needed!

Parking in the Fire Lane

Just a reminder, we all know that parking in a fire lane is illegal so please do not park in front of the Main entrance. Even if you are only running in real quick, this area needs to be left open. Thanks!

Spanish Club at Coyote Creek

New sessions begins this Friday February 7, 2020 Click here for registration information.

SAC Meeting Monday - February 10th

The School Accountability Committee will meet again on Monday, 2/10, at 6:00 p.m. to look at the proposed budget for next year and give additional input. All are welcome!

Skate City - Wednesday, February 12th 6-8pm

This month, it will be a “Scavenger Hunt” themed skate party, which should be a FUN and interactive event for the entire school!

Skate City will donate an additional $100 directly to the teachers’ classroom with the biggest turnout once we hit 120 total skaters for the party!

Admission $5.00 (skate rental $3.00)

Bring your friends and family for a GREAT evening of skating fun and games, for this private skate party just for the students, staff, family, and friends from Coyote Creek Elementary!

See you at Skate City! Click here for additional information.

Colorado Mammoth - Feb. 15th

The Colorado Mammoth are hosting our Douglas County School District Community Night here at Pepsi Center on Feb. 15th vs the San Diego Seals. For every ticket purchased, $5 will be donated back to the school of your choosing! Come out for a great family night all while benefiting your community!

Below is a link where you can purchase tickets or call me directly at 303-575-1912 and I would be happy to help you out.

Promo Code is MAMDCSD

Thanks and go Mammoth!!

6th Grade Passion Project

Hello Coyote Creek families, we are three 6th grade students, Jenna, Mia, and Noriana. We are doing passion projects in our enrichment class. The passion project we chose was to send care packages to the U.S troops in Iran. We would like to start a donation drive and are asking you to help us by donating supplies from the list provided. Boxes will be set up in front of the office at school. Kids can also come in with their donations. We’d like to start the drive on Monday, February 17th, and all donations will be due on Monday, February 24th. Feel free to donate at any time during the day. Thank you for your consideration and help! `

The list is below!

  • Shampoo

  • Conditioner

  • Body wash

  • Sunblock

  • Socks

  • Underwear

  • Flip flops

  • Lip balm

  • Snacks: chips, nuts, cookies, beef jerky, non-melting candy, trail mix in packaging that isn’t easily crushed, mints, gum

*Please make all hygiene products (shampoo, conditioner, etc.) travel size*

Donuts with Dad - Thursday, March 12th, 7:30am-8:30am - Cafeteria

Mark your calendars - the annual Donuts with Dad is coming up on Thursday, March 12 from 7:30-8:30am in the CCE Cafeteria.

Students can invite any special person in their lives (dad, grandpa, uncle, mom, aunt, grandma, etc.) to join them for a donut and juice before school.

Moms - we need your help to run this event! Please sign up for a shift here.

Questions? Contact CCE parent and Committee Chair Lisa Schenck.

CMAS Information

Our state mandated testing, CMAS, is scheduled from March 24th through April 10th, 2020. Please mark these dates on your calendar in order to work around them for doctor’s appointments, trips, etc. Information about CMAS, including testing schedules and opt-out information, is on our school website HERE. For questions about testing, please contact Kirsten Sola at

TRHS "Grizzly Gives"

This year ThunderRidge High School will be organizing "Grizzly Gives" the first week in March. We would love to have the support and participation of our feeder school families, staff and friends! Please see the below link for our Pre-Sale T-Shirts.

SAVE THE DATE: May 11, 2020

Please save the date for our music and art show on May 11, 2020 from 5:30-7:30 pm. The choir will also be performing from 6:00-6:45. Student framed art will be available for sale from Artome again this year! We hope to see you all there!

Douglas County Community Nights with the Colorado Avalanche

Friday, March 13th at 7:00pm vs. Vancouver Canucks
Back Up Game: Saturday, March 21st at 5:00pm vs. Montreal Canadiens

Please see the attached flyer for more information, or for tickets go to:

CCE Spirt Rock

"Rent the Rock" to recognize a student's birthday, show school spirit, thank or recognize teachers or staff members, congratulatory events, etc. It is a great way to spread positive messages and increase excitement in our community! Spots are open to "Rent the Rock" Sign up now to reserve it!

A Look Ahead:

A Look Ahead this school year:

  • February 6th - Parry's Pizza Restaurant Night -All day

  • February 10 - SAC meeting - 6pm

  • February 14 - NO SCHOOL - District Professional Development

  • February 17th - NO SCHOOL - President's Day observed

  • February 25th - PTO Meeting/SAC Meeting

  • March 12th - Donuts with Dad

  • March 16-20 - No School - Spring Break

  • April 17 - No School - District compensation day for evening conferences

  • April 20 - No School - District Professional Development Day

  • May 1st - HEX- 6th Grade

  • May 8th - Field Day - Kdg.-5th Grade

  • May 11th - Night of the Arts - Choir & Art Show -5:30-7:30pm

  • May 1`4th - Rain Day -Field Day

  • May 18th - Yearbook Signing Party

  • May 19th - 6th Gr. Field day

  • May 22 - Last Day of School!


The Douglas County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, genetic information, or physical characteristics, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment of, or employment in educational programs or activities. The School District’s Compliance Officer is Ted Knight, Assistant Superintendent, 620 Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, Colorado,, 303-387-0067. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees, and members of the public.