Cougar Corner

September 28, 2022

Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, September 28 – Elementary Track Meet @ 3pm – PHS

Thursday, September 29 – Annual Title 1 Meeting - 4pm in Library

Friday, September 30

  • Annual Title 1 Zoom Meeting 9:30am
  • Popcorn Friday (Weather Permitting)

Saturday, October 1 – Flag Football Tournament at Teeland Middle

Week of October 3

  • 3rd – 5th Girls Who Code Starts
  • 3rd 4th Battle of the Books Starts

Friday, October 7 - Popcorn Friday (Weather Permitting)

Week of October 11

  • Orchestra Starts
  • 4th & 5th Grade Boys & Girls Basketball Starts

Thursday, October 13 – 5th Grade Battle of the Books Starts

Tuesday, October 4 - PTO Meeting at 4pm in the Library

Friday, October 14 - End of Quarter 1

Monday, October 17 – AR Assemblies

Friday, October 21 – Picture Retakes

Saturday, October 29 –Halloween Family Event 2pm to 4:30pm

Monday, October 31 – Parent Teacher Conferences – No School

Friday, November 11 – District PD Day – No School

Saturday, November 12 – Boys Basketball Jamboree at WMS

Saturday, November 19 – Girls Basketball Jamboree at TMS

Thursday, November 24 & Friday, November 25 – Thanksgiving - No School

Thursday, December 1 – Music Concert – 1st & 2nd Grade

Thursday, December 8 – Band, Choir & Orchestra Concert

Saturday, December 10 – Selfies with Santa Event – 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Friday, December 16 – School-Wide Movie Field Trip

Thursday, December 22

  • Polar Express PJ Party
  • End of Quarter 2

Friday, December 23 – Staff Work Day – No School

Title 1 Meeting

Interested in learning about Title 1 and how it benefits our school? Our annual meeting is happening next week and we have two opportunities for you to join us.


Thursday, September 29 @ 4:00pm - In person meeting in the school library

Friday, September 30 @ 9:30am - virtual meeting via Google Meet (link below)


https://meet.google.com/byv-xejv-hik

No Bus Service

Durham Bus Company continues to have a shortage of drivers. Families should plan on no regular education bus services on Wednesday and Thursday for at least the next few weeks. Full service five days a week is not expected until at least November. The district is sending an update out by this Friday, September 30.

Recess Reminder

It's getting chilly outside! Please make sure to send you children to school with clothing appropriate to keep them warm outside during their 30 minute recess.

PTO Meeting

Our next PTO meeting will take place at 4:00 pm on October 4. We'd love to see you there!

Boys and Girls Basketball

Basketball season starts the week of October 10 for 4th and 5th grades.


Girls practice times: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00-9:00am

Boys practice times: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00-5:00pm

Amazon Smile

Support our PTO - shop smile.amazon.com and link your account to Cottonwood Creek Elementary School PTO Inc. (there are many similar school names, please verify by location).

You get the same pricing that you get on Amazon.com and there is no added cost to you.

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