December 11, 2015

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In this issue:

  • Important Upcoming Dates
  • Re-enrollment open through Jan. 22
  • Spirit Night at Tomiko's Hibachi Grill
  • Recognition of students with birthdays Dec. 18 - Jan. 3
  • Spirit wear/Christmas shirts on Dec. 18
  • Librarian's Corner - book return
  • Tuition Assistance Deadlines
  • Nutcracker on Ice

  • Box Tops for Education

Important Upcoming Dates

Dec. 14 & 15 - Spirit Night at Tomiko's Hibachi Grill

Dec. 18 - Noon dismissal (no lunch or aftercare). Students may wear spirit wear or Christmas shirts with appropriate bottoms and shoes.

Dec. 21 - Jan. 3 - Christmas Break

Jan. 4 - Classes Resume

Jan. 5 - Priority application period begins for NEW families

Jan. 22 - Current student re-enrollment due by 3 p.m.

Jan. 30 - New applicant testing day

Current Crusader re-enrollment now open - Check your email for details

Welcome back, Crusaders! Our current family re-enrollment period is now open through Jan. 22. Detailed information was emailed to all parents on Dec. 1 and 2. Within you will find the steps to (1) re-enroll your current students and (2) submit applications for any siblings wishing to attend. If you do not have the email, please let us know so that we may forward the directions to you.


Important Reminders:


  • All steps of the re-registration process must be completed by 3 p.m. on Jan. 22 in order to reserve your child's space.
  • Please remember to FULLY complete the enrollment agreement. There are places to sign and initial on both pages.
  • Please write the students' name and "16-17 registration" on the note of the check. You may also pay this fee online.
  • Don't forget to return the TB questionnaire (1 per student) with your enrollment agreement.


If you know of any new families who wish to attend CtRCS in 2016-17, please let them know we will open priority applications Jan. 5 - 22. They can learn more about the admissions process at ctrschool.com/admissions.

Spirit Night a Tomiko's Hibachi Grill

The December spirit night will be at Tomiko's Hibachi Grill. It will be a 2 night event held on Dec. 14 and 15 from 3:30-close.


Tomiko's Hibachi Grill
29110 highway 290
Cypress, TX 77433

Students with birthdays Dec. 18 - Jan. 3 to be recognized on Dec. 18!

If your child has a birthday over the Christmas break, they will be recognized at morning assembly on Fri., Dec. 18. We hope you are able to join us!

December Staff Birthdays

12/16 Coach Janak

12/20 Mrs. Clancy

Wear your spirit wear or Christmas shirt on Dec. 18!

Students may wear their spirit wear or Christmas shirts on Dec. 18 with appropriate pants/shorts and shoes.

Librarian's Corner

Book Return by Dec. 15

In order to complete a necessary change to our library checkout and catalog system, all library books need to be returned to the library before the Christmas break.

If there are any questions, please contact Mrs. Routh.

Tuition Assistance for 2016-17 - Deadline Jan. 29

Below are the application deadlines for families needing tuition assistance for the 2016-17 academic year.


  • January 29th, 2016
  • May 16th, 2016
  • August 22nd, 2016


We encourage you submit your complete application by January 29, 2016 since this is when 90% of the funds are disbursed and the chances of obtaining a scholarship are higher. The information required for this application is from the year 2014.


Families wishing to apply may fill out the electronic version of the application below (which must be mailed in) or access the online application beginning Dec. 15. The online application is the fastest, easiest way to submit your information, so please make use of the online form if you can. If you choose to use the electronic version below, you must download this PDF and save it to your computer before filling it out. To properly complete the form and ensure the information is recorded correctly, you must open it within Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat (get.adobe.com/reader). Do not “view” the PDF and attempt to complete it in your browser. This will result in an unusable PDF and/or improperly recorded information. Should you have any questions, please email Angela Broussard at registrar@ctrschool.com.


6 Crusaders to star in Nutcracker on Ice

Emily & Julia Gnuechtel (5-Turner, 5-Clancy), Rebecca Tijerina (4-Freeman), Brynn Broussard (3-Serey), Indie Marshall (1-Murphy), and Michelle Adejuwon (P4-Hecker) will be featured performers in this year's "Nutcracker on Ice" at the Aerodrome Ice Skating Complex, Sat., Dec. 19. There are 2 performances - 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Tickets may be purchased at www.aerodromes.com.

Keep Clipping! Box Tops for Education

A big Crusader THANK YOU to all of you for your contributions! Keep clipping! With all the upcoming holiday cooking and baking, there are great opportunities for more money for our school! Our goal for this school year is $1,000.00. Let's exceed our goal!