Curington Connection

October 3 - 7

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Custodian Appreciation Day, October 2nd:

We have some pretty amazing custodians on our campus. Be sure to thank Silvia, Maria, Brenda, and Josephina for all their hard work! Let's shower them with love and let them know how much they are appreciated.


Last Day of 1st Nine Weeks, End of Grading Period: October 5th


Spooky Science Night, Thursday, October 20th, 6-7pm

We will be hosting Spooky Science Night for our students who would love to show a fun science demonstration or experiment to others. We will host in the CES Bus Loop (outside, if weather permits). Parents can back their cars in and we will use trunks/tailgates to display the science experiment. Students are welcome to wear costumes. If you are showing off a demonstration, please bring candy to hand out to others as they pass by! We will conclude the evening with a pumpkin launch! We hope you can join us!

Registration: https://forms.gle/7zy8sKcojtD1eyFP6

Spooky Science Ideas: https://tinyurl.com/2jk9p2cz



Absences:

“When absent, a note from the guardian and/or doctor must be provided within 5 days of returning to school to qualify as an excused absence.” Please make sure you are sending in a note with your child when they are absent. You can also email Kelly Dollar (Attendance Secretary) directly. Kelly.Dollar@boerneisd.net

Students must be in school by 10:00am to be counted "Present".

Walk-A-Thon - October 28th

WAT preparations are in full swing. If you're new to Curington, this is our biggest event of the year! We depend on parent support through pledges, ticket purchases and volunteering to make it a success. It's a great, family friendly event, so save the date and we hope to see you there!

Visit the RallyUp fundraising page to make a pledge: https://go.rallyup.com/wat2022/Campaign/Details

To buy tickets, become a sponsor, sign up as a volunteer, or to just learn more about WAT, visit: https://curingtonpto.membershiptoolkit.com/tickets_sponsorships

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CES Student Attendance:

Daily Goal = 97.5%


Average for the Week of:

Sep 19 - 23 = 95.7%

Student Council - Leadership Training

Thank you Brandi Quinn and Jenn Long of Phyllis Browning Realtors for helping sponsor our Student Council students as they attended Leadership Training hosted by Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association. Students were given training on how to be leaders at school and help support others on campus. Thank you also to PTO for helping purchase t-shirts!
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Dad's on Duty (Watch Dogs):

Dad's on Duty is now LIVE. This is an opportunity for dads to join us first thing in the morning, any day, and help with morning drop-off, cafeteria help, hallway patrol, back playground support, etc. This will run from 7:00-8:00am. You must have a background check completed through Boerne ISD. Once complete, simply sign-up and show up on the scheduled date at the front office. Please bring your photo ID and we will go from there. We're excited about this new opportunity.

Please use the following Sign-Up Genius

Fall Running Club - Coach Hendrix

Open to 3rd-5th graders

Every Tuesday 3:00-3:45pm

September 6, 2022-November 15, 2022


It is time again for the Running Club. This spring we are going to run after school on Tuesdays from 3:00-3:45. If the weather is bad, we will still meet, but we will run in the gym. Below is a link to a google form. Please fill out everything on the google form. This will give your child permission to participate and will tell me how your child will get home. I will walk all students to the front of the school at 3:45.


Our goal, like last year is to run in the 5K Turkey Trot here in Boerne. This event takes place on Saturday, November 19. If you and your students are interested, please sign up with the link below. Running the 5K is not a requirement.


Google Sign Up Link: https://forms.gle/FZGQTZittm64bjJa9

Turkey Trot Sign Up: https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/Boerne/BoerneFamilyYMCA10thAnnualTurkeyTrot10Kand5K


If you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to call, or email me.


Lindsey Hendrix

Physical Education Teacher

Curington Elementary

lindsey.hendrix@boernisd.net

830-357-4019

CES Cougar Choir - Mrs. Kazenas

Mrs. Kazenas is excited to kick off our CES Cougar Choir!! Choir is opened to any 4th or 5th grade student.

The first rehearsal will be held Thursday, September 8th.


For more information about CES Cougar Choir, please use the following link:


CES Staff September Birthdays:

11th - Yvonne Page

15th - Teresa Gomez

25th - Maria Valderas

27th - Sonny Moore

Hound Aces and Rowdy Hounds!

Future Greyhounds are invited to be part of the action! Two unique opportunities for Curington students to support the Greyhounds! Hound Aces are PK-8th graders who will be on the court with the Greyhound Volleyball team and encourage Purple Pride by carrying BHS flags prior to any home game. Rowdy Hounds are PK-5th graders who will be on the field with the Varsity football team and will run through the Dog Tunnel prior to the game. Home games are starting soon- sign up today! Go Hounds Go!


Hound Aces: https://www.gohoundsgo.org/hound-aces


Rowdy Hounds: https://www.gohoundsgo.org/rowdy-hounds

Lunch at CES

PreK - 10:20-10:50am

Kinder - 10:30-11:00am

1st grade - 10:55-11:25am

2nd grade - 11:20-11:50am

3rd grade - 11:55-12:25pm

4th grade - 11:45-12:15pm

5th grade - 12:20-12:50pm


*Parents- if you would like to eat lunch with your child, please bring a photo ID when checking-into the office

*Parents may bring food for their child ONLY


BREAKFAST LUNCH MENUS (Please use this link)


PRICES:

Breakfast- $3.50 ($0.30 Reduced Price)

Lunch- $3.55 ($0.40 Reduced Price)

STUDENT BIRTHDAY TREATS

At Curington Elementary we love celebrating students birthdays! On the day of your child's birthday, their name will be announced on the morning announcements (weekend birthdays will be celebrated on the Friday before) and they will receive a birthday pencil! Our summer birthdays will be shared during the month of May. If you would like to add your child's name to the marquee for a special birthday announcement, please see the form below.


If you would like to bring a treat for your child's class on their birthday, please make sure all treats are store bought with a nutrition label. This is a BISD procedure which requires an FDA approved label with ingredients and allergens legibly listed.


See BISD guidelines for more information: https://www.boerneisd.net/page/8985

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Bus Information; Where's My Bus Stop? What time is Pick-Up/Drop-Off?

-Bus transportation is available for any BISD student to/from school as long as the student resides two miles or more from the campus.

-When registering for the 22-23 school year, families had the option of selecting whether or not transportation was needed. If you need to make a change, parents will be able to do this starting August 1st.

-Where's My Bus Stop? What time is pick-up/drop-off? All information will go live starting August 1st; Please use the following link: http://www.infofinderi.com/ifi/?cid=BI05063838479

--PreK/Kinder/1st grade students - must have a parent/guardian at the bus stop to be released.

A note from PTO:

REMINDER to all parents: Please login to the PTO WEBSITE to update and/or create your account for the 2022-2023 school year to receive current information.

SOCIAL MEDIA - GIVE US A FOLLOW!

Be sure to give us a follow:


Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/curingtonES/

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/curingtonelem/?hl=en

Twitter - @CuringtonElem

School Website - https://www.boerneisd.net/ces

PTO Website - https://curingtonpto.membershiptoolkit.com/