Cougar Courier Times
Kutz Elementary School's Bimonthly Newsletter
August 31, 2015
And We're Off!!!
Kutz opened its doors to welcome over 600 students this morning! After a summer that seemed to go by so quickly, everyone has quickly started to settle back into the school routine.
It was great to have little faces and voices back in the building!!
Central Bucks needs to be sure we have your correct demographic information on file. Each year we ask you to review and verify a district Census Form. These will be coming home in this week's Thursday Folder. Please be sure to correct and/or update any information and return it to your child's teacher as quickly as possible. This is the information we use to send out newsletters, make phone calls, and contact you in the event of an emergency.
Some of you may have seen a link to do this online. That was intended for Cold Spring and CB South families only. While we may eventually switch to an online verification for all, at this time we ask that you make your changes/corrections on the paper copy and return it to Kutz.
Car Rider vs. Bus Rider
While we ask that you please allow your children to ride the bus whenever possible, we understand that there may be times when you need to pick up your child(ren) as a car rider.
If you do have to pick up your child, please be sure to display your "family name" placard in your car window to help facilitate the dismissal process.
Click here for the placard request form which will also be coming home in this week's Thursday Folder. Please be sure to fill one out and send it back into school ASAP so that the process can be a smooth and efficient one.
Summer Memories Board
Please remember to send in those summer memories photos!
We have begun to create a collage of summer memories on our front hallway bulletin board.
Photos may be dropped off in the school office or with your child's teacher. If you would like your photo returned, please put your name on the back of the photo.
Back to School Nights
Kutz Back to School Nights are as follows:
- Grades 4, 5, 6 & AM Kindergarten at 6:30PM
- Kindergarten PM at 7:15PM
- Grades 1, 2, 3 & Specialized Instruction at 6:30PM
Prior to each session on Sept. 2nd & 3rd, Dr. Garvin will hold a short Introduction Session in the Gym at 6:15PM.
- PEN will hold their Back to School Night for all PEN students at 6:30PM in the Kutz Library. Dr. Garvin will not be speaking before this session.
9/11 Heroes Run . . .
School Board Briefs - August 25, 2015
At the August 25, 2015 School Board Meeting, the Central Bucks School District School Board:
Approved the minutes of the July 28, 2015 school board meeting.
Approved the Treasurer’s Report and Summary of Fund Disbursements for the month of July 2015.
Approved the July 31, 2015, August 6, 2015, August 15, 2015 and August 20, 2015 General Fund check disbursements; the July 23, 2015 and August 10, 2015 Capital Fund check disbursements; and the August 10, 2015 Food Service check disbursements.
Approved the Ratification of Investments for the month of July 2015.
Approved the 2015-2016 budgeted General Fund Transfers to the Capital Fund Reserve Accounts.
Approved, as required by Act 164 of 2014, the deputy tax collector for Warrington Township.
Approved the change order to A.H. Cornell to complete outstanding punch list items from the CB East renovation project in the amount of $23,728.45.
Approved a one-year contract with Microsoft to purchase the Premier Support for Enterprise Agreement in the amount of $62,920.
Approved the contracts for medical and dental services for the 2015-2016 school year. The doctors are: Douglas Boylan, M.D.; Kieran Cody, M.D.; Susan Kressly, M.D.; Louis Marino, M.D.; Joseph Werner, M.D.; David A. Nover, M.D.; Michael J. Gallagher, D.D.S.; and Robert E. Riesenberger, D.D.S.
Approved the Central Bucks School District Goals for 2015-2016.
Approved various personnel items, tuition students, and staff conferences/workshops.
Received the Student Activities Quarterly Reports ending June 30, 2015 as information items.