May 24, 2019

VanWagnen News

End of the Year Assembly

Our final 2018-2019 Assembly, titled "The Columbia Difference" will be held on June 7th at 9:30 am. We will be honoring our favorite moments from the year including special presentations from students and staff. The 6th grade band and choir will also perform. All grade level and academic awards will be given out by the classroom teachers. Parents are invited to join us to celebrate our CUES family.


6th Grade Glow Dance

The PTO is hosting a dance for the 6th grade students on June 6th from 3:00-5:00 pm in the CUES Cafeteria. The admission is $5 which includes refreshments. Extra Glow Sticks will be available for purchase. Students should wear casual white & neon clothing. Volunteer opportunities for parents are also available. We look forward to a memorable event with our 6th grade students.

  • Forms & money will be due by the June 5th


Congratulations Class of 2019!

On behalf of CUES, we would like to congratulate the Class of 2019. You have been tremendous leaders within our school and our community. We look forward to learning about the positive contributions you will make in the future. The Senior Class will parade through CES and CUES at 2 pm on May 29th. Graduation is on Friday, May 31st @ 7 pm at Jackson College Potter Center. Best wishes!



We are so excited to announce that CUES will be participating in Move-Up Day this year! In preparation for the 2019-2020 school year, all students will have an opportunity to move on up to the next grade level for a Meet & Greet with their new teacher and classmates! This activity will take place on Thursday, June 6th.

Please Note: Back to School Supply Lists and New Teacher Welcome Letters will be sent home with students on June 5th.

Brooklyn Irish-Hills Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Year!

Please join us in wishing our heartiest congratulations to an extra special educator, Mrs. Terri Crawford! She was recognized this evening as a Brooklyn-Irish Hills Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Year and earned $500 for her classroom! 💙

Thank you to Dr. Campbell and Mrs. O’Neil for attending the awards ceremony. Mrs. VanWagnen was unable to attend due to the 3rd grade field trip in Mackinac. We are all so very proud of her achievements!

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There is a limited supply of CUES 2018-2019 yearbooks available for purchase in the office. The cost is $15 each.


Reminder to pick up your child's medication at the end of the school year. If medication is left in the office it will be disposed of after June 10, 2019. Thanking you in advance!


All school library books need to be returned to the school library Friday, May 31st. Thank you.


May 27 - Memorial Day (No School)

May 28 - Field Day

May 29 - Band Petting Zoo, 4th Grade Students

May 31 - CCHS Graduation @ 7 pm

June 6 - 6th Grade Glow Dance from 3-5 pm

June 7 - Last Day of School (Half Day - Dismissal @ 11:20)

5th Grade Field Trip to Sauder Village

The 5th grade students traveled to Sauder Village in Archbold, OH this week to explore the historical village and learn more about the Social Studies topics studied throughout the year!



Online registration is now open for the Columbia School District Summer Camps! The Spring-Summer publication will be arriving in your mailboxes in the next week or two. Please note that Youth Basketball and Youth Football registration information will be sent home with students at a later date.