The Colt Classified

May 6, 2019

Congratulations to our First Communicants!

The following students received the sacrament of First Communion this past weekend. Please keep them and their parents in your prayers.


  • Alexa Arroyo
  • Fernando Andrade
  • Sophie Auer
  • Carlos Cisne
  • Juan Cruz
  • Eva De La Cruz
  • Royce Estrada
  • Joseph Galligan
  • Chad Onuoha
  • Chelsea Onuoha
  • Laura Watts

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Archdiocesan/UST Essay Contest

The University of St. Thomas-Archdiocesan Essay Contest encourages 3rd- 12th grade Catholic school students in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to:

  • Think about common concerns and questions
  • Recognize the importance of writing

18 Corpus Christi students were recognized for their writing with 2 winning first place. Congratulations to the following:


  • Mia Arroyo
  • Cristian Barinaga
  • Cristina Boone
  • Harrison Cantu
  • Daniela Cross
  • Gemma Garza- 1st place winner
  • Caroline Gordon
  • Jasmine Lewis
  • Solomon Lockett
  • Anne Marie Miguel- 1st place winner
  • Michelle Nguyen
  • April Parhms
  • Jaide Prejean
  • Ramiro Rodriguez
  • Ronan Sanchez
  • Fabiola Velazquez
  • Maren Werner
  • Melinda Winston
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Teacher and Nurse Appreciation Week Begins Today!

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Pop Up Coffee Stop

Our awesome PSO has arranged for "Pop Up Coffee Stop" to treat the teachers to coffee and a breakfast taco in the morning. The truck will be set up in the main parking lot tomorrow morning. Parents are welcome to stop by and purchase coffee and breakfast.


Thank you PSO!

May Crowning Mass

Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

Firehouse Subs

Please join us for our last Family Dine for this school year on tomorrow at Firehouse Subs, Meyerland location from 4:00 to 7:00 pm.


We look forward to seeing you there!


Students may wear blue jeans with their favorite Colt shirt to school tomorrow.

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The Velveteen Rabbit

Our annual Spring Program will be held this Thursday evening beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Prefontaine Hall. The students will perform, "The Velveteen Rabbit". Kindergarten thru fifth grade students should arrive to their homerooms dressed in costume by 6:00 p.m. Drama students should arrive to Prefontaine Hall by 6:00 p.m.


We look forward to seeing you there!

7th Grade Class Won the Spring Box Tops Contest

Thanks to everyone for clipping those Box Tops! $288.40 was raised this school year to support our PSO initiatives.
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Registration Referral Incentive

We are excited to announce that thanks to generous donors, Gilbert and Dee Dee Garcia, any current Corpus Christi Catholic School family, alum or parishioner is eligible to receive a referral fee of $500 for referring a new family to Corpus Christi Catholic School who enrolls at least one child during the 2019-2020 school year!



* The referred family and their child must meet all admissions requirements for Corpus Christi Catholic School.

* The referral fee of $500 will be disbursed on December 1, 2019 considering that the new family is still enrolled in CCCS.

* Disbursements will be made by either applying to current family’s tuition or check payable to referring family.

* The referral fee applies on a new per family basis; not new, per student basis (one referral fee of $500 if family registers four children or one child).

Middle School Final Examination Schedule

Week of May 13: 8th grade Final Exams


  • Mon - English
  • Tue - Math & Reading
  • Wed - Religion & History
  • Thur - Science & Spanish



Week of May 20: 6th and 7th Final Exams


  • Mon - History
  • Tue - Math & Reading
  • Wed - Religion & English
  • Thur - Science & Spanish

The Fund for Corpus Christi Catholic School

YOU can still make a difference! Help CCCS reach the goal of 100% participation from each school family. There is still time to make your tax deductible donation to The Fund. Your gift supports the mission of Corpus Christi Catholic School, directly benefiting each CCCS scholar. Your donation is directly applied to:


  • help to close the gap between tuition and the actual cost to educate a student
  • ongoing maintenance and improvement of buildings and campus
  • important initiatives, such as the STREAM LAB, aligning with the CCCS Strategic Plan that supports the education of our students


Give today! Click here to make an online donation https://www.corpuschristihouston.org/the-fund-for-corpus-christi-catholic-school.


Donation cards are available in the school office. Checks can be made out to CCCS, note: The Fund. Contact Susan Miller smiller@corpuschristighouston.org, 713-664-3351 ext 222 for more information.

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Auction/Gala Meeting

The last auction gala meeting of the school year takes place on Wednesday, May 15th at 6:00 PM in the school library. All are invited to join as we plan the 2020 Auction Gala kick off for the new school year. Hope you can make it!

Upcoming Events

Teacher and Nurse Appreciation Week

Monday, May 6th, 8am to Friday, May 10th, 3pm

CCCS

Family Dine Out

Tuesday, May 7th, 4-9pm

Firehouse Subs 170 Meyerland Plaza

Students may wear blue jeans with their favorite Colt shirt to school.

Spring Program

Thursday, May 9th, 6:30pm

Prefontaine Hall

School Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 14th, 6pm

Library

Auction/Gala Meeting

Wednesday, May 15th, 6pm

Library

Sports Banquet

Thursday, May 16th, 6pm

Prefontaine Hall

Middle School Dance

Friday, May 17th, 7-9pm

Colt Dome

8th Graders Trip to Washington D.C.

Monday, May 20th, 8am to Thursday, May 23rd, 9pm

Washington D.C., DC, USA

Washington, DC

8th Graders Graduation Mass and Reception

Friday, May 24th, 6pm

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Memorial Day Holiday

Monday, May 27th, 8am

No School

6th & 7th Graders to Austin, TX.

Wednesday, May 29th, 7am

Austin, TX, USA

Austin, TX

Last Day of School/Noon Dismissal

Friday, May 31st, 12pm

CCCS

Prayer Requests

  • For God's continued healing of Cardinal DiNardo
  • For God's healing of Ms. Liz Fretz, mother of Zoe Meuser (8th)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Raynaldo Estrada, father of Mrs. Ponce
  • For God's healing of Mr. Roman Mejia, father of Mrs. Gomez
  • For God's healing of Ms. Donna-Maria Lange, sister of Susan Miller
  • For God's healing of Mr. Luis Gomez, uncle of Gabriella LaBarrie (1st grade)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Jerry LaBarrie, grandfather of Gabriella LaBarrie (1st grade)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Vince Freeman, stepfather of Ms. Fucheck(MS ELA)
  • For God's healing of Mr. Frank Perez, Ms. Perez's (PreK4) grandfather
  • For God's healing of Mr. Pete Perez, grandfather of Emman Perez (8th)
  • For God's healing of Ms. Eva Rodriguez, cousin of Mrs. Ponce
  • For God's healing of Bernadette Hornbeck, aunt of John Paul (7th), Gabby (4th), Alex (3K)
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