Tiger Times

Weekly News and Notes - October 21st to October 25th

Upcoming Events

October 20th

October 22nd

October 23rd

  • Book Fair during the regular school day
  • Family Shopping Night at the Book Fair

October 24th

  • Book Fair during the regular school day
  • 5th and 6th Grade History Club - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
  • Title I Parent Meeting - 6:30 pm in the Library

October 25th

October 26th

October 29th

  • CB School Board Meeting - 7:30pm in the Board Room at 16 Welden Drive

October 30th

  • 5th and 6th Grade History Club - 3:30pm to 4:45pm

October 31st

  • Happy Halloween!
  • Halloween Parade and Classroom Parties (information below)

November 1st

Paws for PRIDE

Congratulations to last week’s Paws for PRIDE winners: Shane J., Molly I., Rohan D., Dominic V., Abby D., Venkat B., Mrs. Snyder and Mrs. London's class.


Students, classes, and teachers are chosen at random to be recognized and celebrated for demonstrating one of our five character traits - Pride, Respect, Individual Responsibility, Determination and Empathy. Thank you to all of the Titus families for your support of our Paws for PRIDE program.

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Dismissal Reminders

If it is necessary to change your normal pick-up routine at the end of the day, i.e., a different adult, bus rather than car, car rather than bus, a change in child care arrangements, etc., a written note must be presented to the classroom teacher, who will share the information with the office.


Any phone calls regarding a change in end-of-day plans must be directed to the office before 2:30 PM through a phone (267-893-4500, dial zero for the office) or via e-mail (mdaily@cbsd.org and rglasgow@cbsd.org) and not directly to the classroom teacher, as we cannot guarantee the teachers will be able to check their messages during the instructional day.

Halloween Parade - October 31st

Titus's Annual Halloween Parade will take place on Thursday, October 31st at 1:45pm. In the event of rain, the parade will take place inside and unfortunately we do not have enough room in the building to accommodate all our visitors. Classroom parties will take place immediately following the parade and will conclude at 2:45pm in order to prepare for dismissal. Please make sure that all costumes are appropriate for school.


Parent volunteers must check in with the main office when they arrive and must have the proper clearances. Our classroom teachers will communicate specific party information to these helpers. Thank you in advance for your time on this day.


AM Kindergarten Parade - 9:30am followed by their classroom activities

PM Kindergarten and Grades 1-6 Parade - 1:45pm followed by their classroom activities

Titus Honors United States Military Veterans

In November, the windows of the office rotunda will be filled with pictures of United States military personnel. If you have a family member who served or is currently serving in any branch of the US military, please send in a picture of them (picture size 4x6 or smaller) along with this information:


1-Veteran’s name

2- Branch of service

3- Wars fought (if any)

4- Student(s)’ name

5- Relationship to veteran


Please know that only adults will handle the pictures. We will scan them and return them to you. Pictures need to be sent to the office marked Wall of Honor by Thursday, October 24th. Thank you!


Important- If your picture is received after the deadline, it will not be included in the assembly slide show and we cannot guarantee that it will be on the Wall by Veterans Day. Please note that if you sent in a picture in a previous year, you do not need to resend it. We keep them from year to year; however, if the child who initially brought in the photo has moved on to middle school, we may not have a copy of the picture. If you need to update any information, such as additional children now attending Titus, or to check if we have the picture, please email Mrs. Schorpp ASAP at hniemeyerschorpp@cbsd.org

Invitation to all Active Duty Military and Retired Military Members

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Titus Family Pumpkin Decorating Contest

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Help Wanted

Titus's iRun4Life is looking for a volunteer or two who are willing to run this year's program. There is absolutely no experience in running necessary, just a strong desire to work with our students to help promote exercise, healthy nutrition and giving back to our community. If you are interested, please reach out to Mrs. Pustay at bpustay@cbsd.org or 267-893-4500.


Thank you in advance for your consideration!

News from Aramark

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CB Parent Toolbox

The handout below is the CB Parent Toolbox designed to help our parents troubleshoot technological difficulties. This is a great resource for all parents to keep handy.
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Titus in Action

Fire Safety with Warrington Fire Company

Thank you to the Warrington Fire Company for visiting and sharing fire safety tips with our kindergarten through second graders. We appreciate all that you do!
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Author Visit - John David Anderson - Grades 4-6

Spirit Day!

Home and School Association Information

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Harvest Breakfast

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Box Tops for Education

It’s contest time!


This year we will be awarding a prize each trimester to the classroom that earns the most Box Tops for Education money for Titus. Each class total will be comprised from the clipped paper Box Tops brought in to school and the digital downloads from scanning your receipts into the Box Tops for Education app. The first trimester prize is a classroom pizza party sponsored by Soprano’s Pizzeria & Restaurant and will be awarded in December. We will be doing our first collection of paper Box Tops on October 25th so send yours in now! Paper Box Tops expire so check your date. Box Tops that expire on 11/1/19 must be received at Titus by October 25th to be counted. The current contest standings (based on receipt scanning only) are as follows:


1st place: Miss Duffy’s class with $15.90


2nd place: Mrs. Snyder’s class with $9.00


3rd place: Mr. Behling’s class with $4.00


Questions on how the new Box Tops for Education program works? Click here for details.

Fall Book Fair - October 22nd to October 26th

The Scholastic “Arctic Adventure” Book Fair begins Tuesday, October 22nd! Look for more information coming home in Wednesday folders shortly. Scholastic is once again offering E-Wallet, a digital payment option. To learn more about E-Wallet check out the flyer accompanying the book fair information in the Wednesday folders and/or the Book Fair Homepage at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/florencedtituselemschool1

If you would like to volunteer at the book fair there are many opportunities!! Sign up using the link below!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d4aafae22a2fc1-arctic

Community Announcements

Hat and Glove Collection

Please send in new and gently used hats, gloves, and mittens for local needy adults and children. These items will be given out at Feasts Thanksgiving event. The collection box can be found in the rotunda. Thank you!
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BJ's Membership Drive

BJ’s Wholesale Club is once again offering a membership drive at Titus Elementary. For more information see the flyer below and if interested, please click the attachment.


Please note:


Prices vary – please see attached flyer for enrollment options.

You do not need to be a Titus family to participate, feel free to share this opportunity with family and friends.


Application deadline is Friday, November 1st.

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