The Colt Classified

April 23, 2018


Spring Fling News

Thank you Colt Community! Thursday’s ticket turn in raised $3,862 bringing tickets sold to $11,565 toward the $23K goal. Congratulations to Daniela Lewis (6th) and Zachary Lebsack(8th), drawing prize winners on April 19th. Daniela won a Colt sweatshirt and Colt earbuds, Zachary a $25 gift card to Barnes & Noble Bookstore. See our Facebook post for class results.
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This week ticket turn in days are Thursday, April 26th and Friday April 27th. Students - bring your raffle ticket envelopes containing sold raffle tickets with money collected and turn in to your homeroom teacher. Spring Fling t-shirts(earned for selling 8 raffle ticket books) can be worn to school with uniform bottoms this Thursday & Friday!

Be in the running for a weekly prize! Students' names will be entered into the Colt prize drawings being held this Thursday and Friday for every 12 books sold. Prizes include $25 gift cards and CCCS Spirit Store items. Top 2 sellers will win a $100 Amazon gift card. And…reaching our $23K raffle ticket sales goal, will allow CCCS students to win a fun day on the Monday after Spring Fling, April 30th! Students will enjoy Pajama Day, a half day read-a-thon, music during lunch and ….Dr. McCoy will be dressed according to the whims of the 8th grade class!

The CCCS community supports the parish Spring Fling raffle with the sales of raffle tickets. A portion of the proceeds benefit our students by providing operating dollars to the school. This fundraising helps to bridge the gap between tuition fees and the actual cost to educate each student.

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Thanks PSO for an Awesome STREAM Science Night!

2017-2018 School Survey

Your opinion matters! Have you had a chance to complete the online survey yet? If not, an email was sent to all families on Wednesday, April 18th. Please take a moment to give us your honest feedback. Thanks in advance!

Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

We hope that all parents will be able to join us on Friday, May 4th for our Annual May Crowning Mass and Volunteer Brunch. We want to take this opportunity to thank you for all that you do for CCCS. Please mark your calendars!

Congratulations CCCS Track Team!

CCCS had a fantastic season! Congratulations to all athletes!

The following qualified for the championship competition to be held this Saturday at Strake Jesuit:


6th Grade

Melinda Winston: Discus #1, Shot Put #1, 4x200 relay #1
Mia Arroyo: Hurdles #4, 4x100 relay #2, 4x200 relay #1
Amy Burdzinski: 400 M #2, 4x100 relay #2, 4x400 relay #3
Claire Okotie: 200 M #7, 4x100 relay #2, 4x200 relay #1
Eva Galka: 4x100 relay #2, 4x200 relay #1
Avalon King: 4x200 relay #1, (alternate),4x400 relay #3
Julianna Garcia: 4x400 relay #3
Raina Winfrey: 4x400 relay #3
Angelina Reyes: 4x100 relay #2 (alternate)
Hannah Richard: 4x400 relay #3 (alternate)

7th Grade

Paola Rodriguez: 200 M #8, 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 relay #3
Alexis Roca: 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 relay #3
Erin Buckle: 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 relay #3
Isabel Vasquez: 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 relay 33 (alternate)
Jaide Prejean: 100 M #1, 200 M #3, 4x100 relay #5 (alternate), 4x200 relay #3
Kate Bauman: 4x100 relay #5 (alternate), 4x200 relay #3 (alternate)

8th Grade

Chinaza Aham-Neze: 100 M #3, 200 M #4, 4x100 relay #2
Nicole Cross: 100 M #5, 4x100 relay #2, 4x200 relay #8
Eva Cheng: 200 M #5, 4x100 relay #2, 4x200 relay #8
Raven Reese: 4x100 relay #2 (alternate), 4x200 relay #8
Persia Fombin: Shot Put #4, 4x100 relay #2, 4x200 relay #8
Sara Demian: 4x100 relay #2 (alternate), 4x200 relay #8 (alternate)


6th Grade

Justice Robinson: Discus #5, Shot Put #2, 4x100 #5, 4x200 #6 (alternate)
Cristian Zuniga: 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 really #6, 4x400 relay #3 (alternate)
Marcus Anderson: 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 relay #6
Russel Hymel: 4x100 relay #5, 4x200 relay #6
Sebastian Habal: 4x100 relay #5 (alternate), 4x200 relay #6
Ramiro Rodriguez: 4x100 relay #5 (alternate), 4x200 relay #6 (alternate), 4x400 relay #3
Neal Baum: 800 M #3, 1600 M #6, 4x400 relay #3
Michael Rodriguez: 800 M #4, 1600 M #7, 4x400 relay #3
Gabriel Espinosa: 400 M #2, 4x400 relay #3
Jaise Lee-Aldrige: 4x400 relay #3 (alternate)

7th Grade

Jospeh Lewis: Discus #2, Shot Put #3

8th Grade

Blake Burkhart: Long Jump #4, 4x100 relay #3 (alternate), 4x200 relay #3, 4x400 relay #3
Carrick Brogan: Long Jump #3, 4x100 relay #3, 4x200 relay #3, 4x400 relay #3
Grant Arnold: 4x100 relay #33, 4x200 relay #3
Zach Lebsack: 4x100 relay #3, 4x200 relay #3, 4x400 relay #3
Ben Garcia: 400 M #2, 4x100 relay #3, 4x200 relay #3 (alternate), 4x400 relay #3
Luis de la Cruz: 4x100 relay #3 (alternate), 4x200 relay #3 (alternate), 4x400 relay #3 (alternate)
Jaron Cruz: 4x400 relay #3 (alternate)

Way to go Colts and Coaches! We're proud of you!

Students Caring for Their Cylinder Gardens!

Auction Parties

Looking for a fun after school activity for your favorite CCCS student? There are still a few spots available for these after school parties hosted by faculty and staff. Proceeds support CCCS! Thank you to our fabulous teachers and staff for donating their time, talent and treasure! Contact Ms. Ponce,, to sign up!

Make A Cross With The Boss (PK3-8th grades)

Make your own special cross out of clay with Fr. Tom and have it blessed! Hosted by Fr. Tom and Mrs. Miller. Art Room.

Wednesday, April 25th. 3:30-5:00 PM. $30

Duct Tape Design Party (1st-8th grades)

Have a tapetastic good time learning to use tools, tape, and glue to create a unique project. Jewelry, bags, boxes, school supplies, picture frames and more. Choose your favorite! Open to 10 students. Hosted by Ms. Selby. Friday, April 27th. 3:30-5:00 PM. $30

Free Dress Pass (PK3-8th grades)

Need a break from the school uniform? Free dress on Monday, April 30th with this free dress pass. Alternate date is Tuesday, May 1st, to coordinate with Spring Fling Pajama Day. See Student Handbook for dress code. $20

Ultimate Soccer Battle (1st-8th grades)

Join in for some fun in the sun this Spring with a game of soccer! Hosted by Coach Winfrey . CCCS Field, Friday, May 11th. 3:30-5:00 PM $20

St. Thomas High School Coed Summer Camps for Elementary and Middle School Students

St. Thomas High School is thrilled to provide our expanded summer offerings with an array of coed academic, enrichment and athletic camps that will captivate and challenge elementary and middle school students entering 4th - 8th grades.

Campers entering 4th and 5th grades enjoy a variety of specialty activities participating in Eagle Olympic Challenge Camp and Texas

Quiz Bowl Eagle Camp emphasizing hands-on interaction that allows for imagination, exploration and fun for curious young minds.

From coed offerings of Academic Prep and Enrichment Camp STH, Eagle Summer Sleuth Camp, Debate Camp, Texas Quiz Bowl Eagle Camp, Theater Performance Camp, to elite sports camps for boys... all middle school opportunities are designed to reflect a carefully chosen set of engaging content and challenging instruction that will stimulate rising students entering the 6-8 grades, stirring their vivid imaginations and building self-confidence.

Spark curiosity...ignite a strong cognitive, strategic and creative foundation of skills and knowledge...all while having fun and meeting new friends.

For more information visit or feel free to contact STHS at or 281-757-4005.
Join STHS and enjoy a summer unlike any other…Summer@STH!

Eighth Grade Scholars Enjoying Lunch Outside!

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Prayer Requests

  • For the repose of the soul of Mr. Edward Castillo, grandfather of Eva (8th)
  • For God's healing of Father Tom
  • For God's healing of Mr. Danny Granados, father of Vidalael (4th)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Luis Gomez, great uncle of Gabriella LaBarrie (K)
  • For God's healing of Ms. Norma Martinez, former cafeteria employee (Catering for Kids)

Upcoming Events

Spring Fling Spaghetti Dinner and Bingo

Saturday, April 28th, 6pm

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Spring Fling

Sunday, April 29th, 12-6pm

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Inclement Weather Day- School Will be in Session- 2:00/2:15 Dismissal

Monday, April 30th, 8am


Family Dine Out

Tuesday, May 1st, 4-6pm

3151 West Holcombe Boulevard

Houston, TX

Our last family dine event for the 2017-2018 school year!

First Communion Rehearsal

Wednesday, May 2nd, 6:30pm

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

PSO Board Meeting

Wednesday, May 2nd, 5pm


Spring Program

Thursday, May 3rd, 6:30pm

Prefontaine Hall

May Crowning Mass and Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

Friday, May 4th, 8am

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

First Communion

Saturday, May 5th, 10am

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Teacher Appreciation Week

Monday, May 7th, 8am to Friday, May 11th, 3pm


School Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 8th, 6pm


"20/20 Vision" Important Parent Information Meeting

Thursday, May 10th, 6pm

Prefontaine Hall

Ways to Support CCCS