Coyote Creek News

News for the Week of October 13th

Conferences cancelled for today

The storm that came in overnight continues today and it looks like the temps will not get out of the 20's. For the safety of my staff, as well as those of you coming in from your work place, we will cancel our conferences for tonight. We are rescheduling them for Thursday, October 24, same time(s) that you had planned for today/tonight. Thank you for your understanding.

Picture Retake - Monday October 21st

Absentee and retake Picture Day is Monday October 21st.

Approximately two weeks after retake day, a proof will be sent home with your student that will include information on how to view their picture as well as how to place your order online.

REFUND POLICY: Return the entire picture package to Van Gogh and indicate that you want a refund. Include the name of school, who to make the check out to and return address. No partial refunds given

Box Tops

Box Tops Deadline of 10/23 Quickly Approaching

The fall deadline for Box Tops is November 1st and there are a lot expiring on that date. Please send your clipped Box Tops to your kid's classroom by Wednesday, October 23rd so we can submit them by the deadline.

Currently, the standings are....

1st place: Mrs. Phelan

2nd place: Mrs. Page

3rd place: Mrs. Dreiling

The class that submits the most paper Box Tops by the Spring deadline will win a pizza party for their classroom! Also, don't forget to scan your receipts on the "Box Top$ for Education" app and link your account to CCE. We have earned almost $40 on there, so thanks so much to everyone that is contributing! Learn more about the app here.

Unified Soccer- Ranch View vs. Mountain Ridge

Join Unified Soccer at Shea Stadium on OCTOBER 23, 2019 4:00 PM


Concessions available All proceeds will go to support the unified programs and Special Olympics. Click here to see the attached flyer.

Daddy/Daughter Dance - Friday, October 25th

The annual Daddy/ Daughter Dance, will be on Friday, Oct. 25th from 7 PM to 9 PM. Tickets are $30 per couple and $5 for additional siblings.Please go to to buy your tickets.

This year we are going to Let It Glow!, so get ready to light up the night with all your neon colors, glow sticks, fiber optic fun and a DJ that will keep us dancing the night away! Carriage rides are back! There will be a sign-up sheet at check-in for ride times and a waiver form to sign that will be sent out prior to the event.

If you would like to the opportunity to help with this years Father-Daughter dance, the sign-up genius is now available! We need help with set-up, decorations, food stations, check-in, pictures, coat check, and clean-up. Thank you for volunteering at this fun event!

The District has asked that each parent or guardian attending the daddy daughter dance and planning to ride in the horse carriages fill out the following waiver for you and your student(s). It is in google form, Click here for the form.

TRHS Trick or Treat Street

TRHS Trick of Treat Street is October 29 from 6-7:30pm. Free Event! This year themes include: Despicable Me, Toy Story, Disney Princesses & many more! For more information click here.

ThunderRidge High School - November 18th - Screenagers Next Chapter

TRHS Parent Partnership Seminar - 6:30pm, Click here for more information!

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:

  • October 14-18 - Fall Break

  • October 21 - School Picture Retakes

  • October 21 - Original Works Due

  • October 22 - PTO Meeting - 6pm

  • October 24 - Restaurant Night - Panera Bread 4-8pm

  • October 25 - Father/Daughter Dance

  • November 1 - Heart Challenge Kickoff - 2:30pm

  • November 8 - Veteran's Day Assembly - 9:00am

  • November 11 - District Professional Development Day - No School

  • November 12-13 - Hearing & Vision testing

  • November 18 - TRHS Screenager Next Chapter - 6:30pm-TRHS

  • November 19 - Restaurant Night - Mici - 11am-8pm

  • November 19 - PTO/SAC Meeting 6pm

  • November 20 - Turkey Lunch

  • November 22 - Unplug with us! Writing Thankful Cards - 8:40 a.m. (please note time change from previous communication)

  • November 25-29 - Thanksgiving Break - No School

  • December 10-12 - Holiday Shop

  • December 23 -January 3 - Winter Break- No School

Douglas County Schools 2019 Fall/Winter Community Events

More Douglas County Community Events - Click here

Douglas County School District Events - click here for more information!

ThunderRidge High School

TRHS Junior Girzzlies Baseball - Dec. 2nd-Jan.15th - Click here for registration information.

Holiday Baskets

Attention Community Members:

While the holiday season is meant to be a joyful time, for many it can also be a time of great financial worry.

I am reaching out to you today in an effort to provide families with relief.

Registration is now open for Integrated Family Community Services

2019 Holiday Program.

Sponsored families receive the makings for a traditional Thanksgiving meal, winter holiday meal, and individualized gifts for a celebration.

I ask that you share our information about our program with families in need.

Last year IFCS created hunger-free holidays for over 880 individuals.

Your assistance is crucial if we are to reach every child who is experiencing food insecurity this holiday season. It is social workers, school counselors, and committed advocates in the community, like yourself, who have spread the word in previous years and successfully connected new families to our program.

Find program specifics on our website:

Program Flyer (English):

Program Flyer (Spanish):

With Gratitude,

Allison Taggart

IFCS Program Director

E: | O: 303-789-0501

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