The Colt Classified

October 22, 2018

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Fire Safety Fun!

Our local fire department visited our pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes last week to inform them about fire safety. Our young Colts also took a trip inside of a fire truck! They were thrilled!

Danna Pinzon wins 1st Place in Chess Tournament!

Congratulations to 4th grader, Danna Pinzon, on winning 1st place among her age group in the King Chess Tournament this past Saturday. Way to go Danna!
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Parent Bible Study

The next Bible Study series will begin Tuesday, October 30 and will focus on the season of Advent. All parents, grandparents, friends are welcome to join us in the Jones Room immediately following the 8:00 a.m. Mass. Let's grow our faith together!

Fall Festival

Our Annual Fall Festival will be held on Wednesday, October 31st. Each family is asked to donate one bag of individually wrapped candy by Monday, October 29th. Please refrain from candy containing any nuts or nut products.


We're excited to introduce Halloween Science this year! Middle school scholars will lead students in engaging STREAM activities. Classes will rotate from the Fall Festival to Halloween Science between 12:15 and 3:15 p.m. on October 31st.


Parents are welcome to join in on the fun during the Fall Festival! Reminder, all volunteers must be VIRTUS trained. The schedule for the Fall Festival is:


12:20-12:45 3rd & 4th graders

12:50-1:15 Kindergarten & 6th graders

1:20-1:45 4K & 7th grders

1:50-2:15 3K, 2nd & 8th graders

2:20-2:45 1st & 5th graders


Students may change into friendly Halloween costumes for the Fall Festival festivities. Scary, evil costumes are not allowed.

Third Graders Enjoy the Scientific Method Using Gummy Bears!

Steps for Students Registration is Open

Have you registered yet? The Jones Room will be open during Parent/Teacher conferences from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. Stop by to register your family! Or visit https://www.steps4students.org/organizations/corpus-christi to register online.

November 6 Family Dine Out

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Fall Faculty Feast

CCCS has a tradition of classes hosting “Faculty Feasts” in appreciation of our wonderful faculty and staff. Organized by your PSO, the Fall meal is hosted by elementary classes (PreK 3 - 4th grade) and Spring meal hosted by 5th grade and Middle School classes.


The Fall Faculty Feast takes place Monday, November 5th. Our theme is Italian! Your support is appreciated! The following link address has been emailed to PreK 3 thru 4th grade parents

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090D48A4AE2FA7FB6-fall


There are many and easy ways you can contribute; please see the needs requested to make this event a success. Thank you for your time, talent and/or treasure!

Chili Cook Off Time!

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This annual event supports our students, staff and mission – and continues a legacy of excellence in our leading-edge STREAM learning environment.


Bring your best CHILI- win bragging rights for snagging the coveted

- Chili Cook Off Champion Superstar and/or

- Best Themed Booth Awards

Volunteers needed! Earn service hours while having fun! Join us on Tuesday, October 23rd from 5:30 - 6:30 for an informative meeting to learn how you can help.


Want to see your family or business name posted on a booth? Sponsorships are still available for inflatables, games, music and food. Please refer to the back of the chili cookoff flyer sent home last Tuesday or visit www.corpuschristihouston.org for information!



We can't wait to see you at the cook off!

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Middle School Box Tops Session

Ms. Fucheck will host a Box Top "cut and tape" session on Wednesday, October 24th from 3:30 to 4:30. Please use the following link to sign-up https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040D4CAFAA23A31-middle31-middle.


Thank you in advance for helping to prepare our Box Tops for submission!

Thanks Colt Community for Helping Keep our Grounds Beautiful!

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 God's healing of Michaela and Alisia, aunts of Alex Stevens (7th)
  • For God's healing of Ms. Gloria Jackson, grandmother of Micah (5th) and Nyla (3K)

Upcoming Events

Early Dismissal

Monday, Oct. 22nd, 12pm

Colt Camp services will not be provided.

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Monday, Oct. 22nd, 1-6pm

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Conferences are scheduled in 15 minute increments. Use the following link to schedule a conference https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0D4BABAF2BA4F58-fall1

Pennies for Patients Drive

Monday, Oct. 15th, 8am to Friday, Oct. 26th, 3pm

Sponsored by NJHS

Home Soccer Game

Tuesday, Oct. 23rd, 4:30pm

Soccer Field

Steps for Students/Chili Cook Off Planning Meeting

Tuesday, Oct. 23rd, 5:30-6:30pm

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8th Graders to Visit St. Agnes Academy and Strake Jesuit College Preparatory

Wednesday, Oct. 24th, 9am-12pm

9000 Bellaire Boulevard

Houston, TX

Home Soccer Game

Wednesday, Oct. 24th, 4:30pm

Soccer Field

Home Soccer Game

Thursday, Oct. 25th, 4:30pm

Soccer Field

3K & 4K to For Bend Children's Discovery Center

Friday, Oct. 26th, 9am-2pm

198 Kempner Street

Sugar Land, TX

Fall Festival/ Halloween Science

Wednesday, Oct. 31st, 12:30-3pm

Colt Dome

All Saints Day Mass

Thursday, Nov. 1st, 8am

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Family Dine Out

Tuesday, Nov. 6th, 11am-9:30pm

3801 Bellaire Boulevard

Houston, TX

Must present flyer for 20% of sales to be donated to CCCS