Cordelia Hills Update

5/6/2019

Message from the Principal

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week. Our staff works hard and I know they appreciate all the love and care you give them all year! We are proud to work here and to be a part of the Cordelia community!


State Testing. STATE testing continues this week for all grades. Please make sure your child is here and on-time each day. We appreciate your support in making sure they are well-rested and ready to go each day.


Bike to School Day: Wednesday, May 8 is National Bike to School Day. Hope to see your child biking to school (or scootering or walking)! Many thanks to the parent volunteers who were a HUGE HELP at the Bike Rodeo last week.


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District Calendar: The 2019-2020 calendar is out. Check it out here. Please do your best to plan vacations, appointments, times away from school around the school calendar. We need every student here everyday that they are healthy.

Kinder and Grades 1-5 Schedule next year


The adjusted proposed scheduled for Kinder goes up for approval this Thursday. I will update you on the outcome of the approval process


Kindergarten Schedule: Monday-Friday (except nine minimum days for report cards)

Early: 8:20 am-1:20 pm

Late: 9:20 am-2:20 pm


The schedule for 1st-5th has been approved and is below:


1st-5th Schedule: Monday-Friday

8:20 -2:30


**Exception are nine minimum days for report card conferences/last day of school.

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Cordelia Hills STEAM Night

STEAM Night is coming up on Thursday, May 30. Check out the STEAM website for more information.


https://sites.google.com/fsusd.org/chescienceandhealthfair/



5th Grade Farewell Celebration

Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District celebrates 5th graders at each site with a farewell celebration. Cordelia Hills will host the 2019 Fifth Grade Farewell for our 5th graders on Friday, June 7th at 10:30. The event starts in the MPR. We ask that each family have no more than two family members in attendance as it is limited space. Please note that this isn't a promotion/graduation but it is a farewell to mark the six years that our students have traveled through elementary school.

Upcoming Dates/Events

5/3: Progress Reports Visible to parents in Illuminate (only for select students)

5/6: Grades 3-5 testing

5/8: National Bike To School day

5/17: Coyote Howl @ 5:00 PM

5/24 and 5/27: No School

5/30: Science Fair

6/3: Field Day @ 9:00 AM, Staff vs 5th Grade Kickball at 1:30

6/7: 5th grade Farewell Celebration at 10:30, MPR



STAND UP to Bullying Day: Every Wednesday, Wear BLUE!

ALL SCHOOL SPIRIT DAYS are on FRIDAYS! Show your Coyote love and wear your CHE Swag!

CAASPP TESTING, Grades 3-5

CAASPP is a California State Summative Assessment for all students starting in 3rd grade. Students test in English-Language Arts and Math. 5th grade students are also assessed in science. PLEASE AVOID HAVING YOUR STUDENT OUT OF SCHOOL during the testing dates. The opportunity to focus and test with the class is imperative to their success.


You can find information about testing below (including a guide for parents):



Cordelia Hills Testing


Testing Schedule

WATCHDOGS

Calling out dads (and other male figures) serving the Cordelia Community. We are looking for more WATCHDOGS (DADS of Great Students) to help our school. If you are interested and have questions, please email me at stevetr@fsusd.org.

Cordelia Public Library--Did you know!

The Cordelia Public library is a wealth of resources. They include tutoring and sensory reading time for students with more intense sensory need. Check out the website!



http://www.solanolibrary.com/cordelia/

Staying Up-to-date with our Cordelia Hills PTA

Membership drive is on. Check out the details below!


PTA Webpage: www.cordeliahillspta.org


PTA Calendar: https://goo.gl/vc3vW9

Additional Resources for Parents