2022-2023 Friday, October 7, 2022
Shelli LeBlanc, Principal
Amanda Cucinotta, Assistant Principal
Ariel Aymond, Counselor 5th Grade
Krystal McCure, Counselor 6th Grade
Weekend Road Closures
For more information about traffic on Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas race day, please call 281-210-2099 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. From October 6-8, 2022 this number will be answered 24 hours a day.
Visit our website for more information on packet pickup, course maps, parking maps, FAQs and more: bit.ly/3rwkKmc
CISD Dyslexia Parent Information Night
What a great fundraiser! We raised $34,956 for our Collins students, and we are excited for the funding it provides for class field trips, music and PE equipment, technology, field day and more! Special shout outs to Mrs. Scott's and Mr. Krieger's homerooms with the highest totals in their grade level!
Collins PTO would like to invite all current Cobras to attend 2022 Fall Frenzy!
Registration OPEN and now on Sale through Membership Toolkit!
$30 October 11th — October 16th
$40 October 17th — October 21st
**All Registrations MUST be purchased by 10:00 AM October 21st**
Join your friends for a night of food and fun. Look for a flyer coming home with your student for more details! https://collinspto.membershiptoolkit.com/open_forms
RAFFLE DONATIONS NEEDED! Personal and Business donations accepted. Fun toy or gift items and themed baskets for the student raffle are requested. 5th and 6th grade students will be able to view and try their luck to win!
Collins PTO wants to promote your local business! All company donations will be spotlighted in the school newsletter and featured on the Collins Facebook page to further promote your business in the local community and Collin Student Parents.
All donations will be given a tax deduction form. Please drop off at Collins Intermediate no later than October 17th! Contact Collins PTO at email@example.com, with any questions.
Parent Volunteers Wanted
Please help Fall Frenzy be a huge success and signup on Membership Toolkit and join us in the fun! Volunteers needed for raffle ticket sales, games, food serving, setup and breakdown.
Raffle Ticket Sales Volunteer Sign-Up
Fall Frenzy Registration Link
The STAAR redesign is a result of House Bill 3906 passed by the 86th Texas Legislature in 2019. The redesign will be implemented in the state summative assessments administered in the 2022–2023 school year.
The STAAR redesign includes several components:
- New, non-multiple-choice question types
- More cross-curricular reading passages
- Evidence-based writing incorporated into Reading tests
- Tests administered online (with faster results)
- Robust online accommodations for students with specific learning needs
- Removal of maximum time allowed (students will have until end of day)
More information can be found by clicking on the button below.
Digital Safety Presentation
Mrs. McCure and Ms. Aymond will be giving a presentation about Keeping Kids Safe in a Digital World on Thursday, October 27th from 10:00-10:45 am in the Collins Cafe. We will be talking about development and health, technology prevalence, how to keep kids safe in a digital world, and different resources to keep kids safe online.
Please bring your own coffee, and we will provide light refreshments.If you are interested in attending, please use the Sign-up Genius here to sign up. Attendance is limited to 30 participants.
Coats for Kids
The Conroe ISD Police Department is hosting its annual coat drive from October 3rd to October 17th. Please see the flyer below for more information.
Red Ribbon Week
Red Ribbon week is October 24th through October 28th! We will be celebrating by having dress up days, special announcements, decorations, and by having officers come read to some classes on campus! Please see the flyer below for our dress up days.
District Anxiety Presentation
The Guidance and Counseling department for the district will be hosting a parent presentation called Flipping the Switch on Anxiety. The next presentation will be on October 25th at Grand Oaks High School and will be from 6:30-8:00 pm.
Gifted and Talented Updates
Save the date: CURRENT GT students' families are invited to attend GT Parent Information Night on Monday, October 24th at 5:15 in the gym. Doors will open at 5:00. Parking is available from the Gosling driveway.
It’s that time of year again! Flu Season is upon us. The following website has some good advice about flu vaccines and managing the flu.
We give out a large number of bottled waters to students who forget theirs at home. Would you consider donating cases of water to the clinic? Water is an essential part of a healthy diet and to promote this, we want to be able to give bottles of water to students who need them. Thank you!
Parents - Please be aware!
Parents, please be aware of the Paqui One Chip Challenge 2022. The challenge is to eat this extremely spicy ghost pepper/Carolina reaper chip without vomiting. It causes extreme vomiting, illness and GI discomfort. Extreme allergic reactions are possible. Collins students may not bring or consume any product associated with the extreme challenge.
Collins is celebrating our 5th Digital Citizenship Week(s) October 17-28th.You can help support learning by using the Common Sense Media website to find topics that are important to your family! https://www.commonsensemedia.org/ and then click on Parent Tips and FAQs to find resources to help you talk with your family!
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Times To Remember...
- 8:50 AM—4:00 PM
- Students may enter the building by 7:45 AM (Please enter 5th grade side door)
- 6th Lunch A: 11:50 AM - 12:20 PM
- 5th Lunch B: 12:10 PM- 12:40 PM
- 5th Lunch C: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
- 6th Lunch D: 12:50 PM - 1:20 PM
Sign Up Genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F49A5A929A7F9C34-collins4Front Office Times:
- 8:00 AM—4:30 PM
- 3:30 PM Calls to change transportation will end
- 3:40 PM Early check out of students will end
- 3:35 PM Cones for car rider dismissal will be set - cars for early pick up will not fit in front parking area
- 3:45 PM First Flight (7 cars) will move forward to cones
- 4:00 PM Flights 1-4 dismissed along with bike riders
- 4:07 PM Walkers dismissed. Car riders will meet parents at cones 1 - 7. Once a flight is loaded, it will be dismissed to take a RIGHT hand turn only to exit.
- Buses will be dismissed based on bus arrival to campus.
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The Conroe Independent School District (District) as an equal opportunity educational provider and employer does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in educational programs or activities that it operates or in employment matters. The District is required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as Board policy not to discriminate in such a manner. For information about Title IX rights or Section 504/ADA rights, contact the Title IX Coordinator or the Section 504/ADA coordinator at 3205 W. Davis, Conroe, TX 77304; (936) 709-7752.