The Colt Classified

October 1, 2018

Teacher In-service Day- October 8th

Monday, October 8th is an Archdiocesan Teacher In-service Day. CCCS will serve as one of the host schools for teachers in the Archdiocese. School will not be in session. We look forward to welcoming the students back on Tuesday, October 9th.
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Spirit Store Orders are Due Tomorrow

It's not too late to place an order for a Colt t-shirt, tumbler or sports bag. Order forms were sent home in last Tuesday's folder. Misplaced your form? Spirit Store Order Form can be found under "Resource Documents" in RenWeb or you can pick up one from the school office. Don't miss out! Submit your order by tomorrow. Go Colts!
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Students may wear their favorite CCCS t-shirt with blue jeans to school on Tuesday, October 2nd.

Attendance is Important to Student Success

We realize it can be challenging to schedule doctors appointments, but please keep in mind that excessive absences as well as habitual tardiness, adversely affects student performance; this includes leaving school early. Daily school attendance is an effective way to assure continued academic progress.


The school's attendance policy states, " Ordinarily, a student may not receive credit for a class unless the student is in attendance for at least ninety per cent (90%) of the days the class is offered. Promotion or credit may be jeopardized if a student misses more than eighteen (18) days, excused or unexcused (10% of the school year)." and can be found on pages 15 and 16 of the Parent/Student Handbook.


Thank you for helping us to ensure your child's success!

Guided Reading Checks for Understanding

All teachers, Kindergarten through 8th grade, are working with students in small groups to support students' development of effective strategies for reading and comprehending increasingly complex texts.


Through discussions, teachers help readers:

  • summarize
  • communicate their thoughts
  • infer
  • make personal connections
  • think critically
  • use text evidence to support their responses.

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Fall Family Night is this Friday!

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FREE Activities including: Movie, popcorn, and face painting!


Bring money for hamburgers/hotdogs, chips and drinks!

Hot dog/drink/chips = $5

Hamburger/drink/chips = $6

Chips = $1/bag

Drinks: $1/each


Bring your blankets/pillows for your comfort during the movie! We will not set up chairs! It will be picnic style but without the heat, rain, or mosquitos!


SIGN UP NOW! We still have opportunities for sign-up! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040d4cafaa23a31-fall1

Kindergartners Enjoy Colorful STREAM Lessons!

Coming Together for Steps for Students

Have you seen the latest edition of the Texas Catholic Herald? There's a wonderful article about Corpus Christi Catholic School's spirit! Visit the following link to read all about it https://www.archgh.org/news-data/texas-catholic-herald/come-together-over-steps-for-students/

Last Chance! Double up on Box Tops Sweepstakes!

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Prayer Requests

  • For God's healing of Mr. Frank Perez, Ms. Perez's (PreK4) grandfather
  • For God's healing of Mr. Joe Patrick's father (choir)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Pete Perez, grandfather of Emman Perez (8th)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Joe Nguyen, father of Tiffany (6th)
  • For the speedy recovery of Connie Selby, daughter-in-law of Ms. Selby
  • For God's healing of Michaela and Alisia, aunts of Alex Stevens (7th)

Upcoming Events

Volleyball Game

Monday, Oct. 1st, 4:30pm

3600 Brinkman Street

Houston, TX

Barnes and Noble Book Fair

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 4-8pm

3003 West Holcombe Boulevard

Houston, TX

Face painting

Sing Along

Story time

Family Dine Out

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 5-8pm

3101 West Holcombe Boulevard

Houston, TX

Students may wear their favorite CCCS t-shirt with blue jeans to school.

JV & V Soccer Games

Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 4:30pm

2140 Westheimer Road

Houston, TX

8th Grade Scholars to Visit Incarnate Word Academy and St. Thomas High School

Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, 9am-1:15pm

609 Crawford Street

Houston, TX

Home Volleyball Game

Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, 4:30pm

Colt Dome

PSO Meeting

Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, 5:30pm

Library

All are welcome! Come learn about the opportunities for parental involvement.

Saint of the Month Awards

Friday, Oct. 5th, 9am

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Middle School Mock Trial

Friday, Oct. 5th, 9:30am

Prefontaine Hall

First Reconciliation Meeting

Saturday, Oct. 6th, 9am-12pm

Prefontaine Hall

CCCS Band to Perform at Rice University

Saturday, Oct. 6th, 6pm

6100 Main St

Houston, TX

Teacher In-service Day- No School

Monday, Oct. 8th, 8am-3pm

No School