The Colt Classified

October 29, 2018

Fall Festival

Our Annual Fall Festival will be held this Wednesday, October 31st. Each family is asked to donate one bag of individually wrapped candy by today, 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 are to wear their uniforms to school and may change into friendly Halloween costumes for the Fall Festival festivities. Scary, evil costumes are not allowed.

CCCS Students Participated in the Election Process!

Students voted for their favorite Steps for Students t-shirt drawing. After students cast their vote, they received an "I Voted" sticker and an American pencil. The winning drawing will be revealed during the Steps for Students/Chili Cook Off Pep Rally on November 9th.

Parent Bible Study

The next Bible Study series will begin tomorrow,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!

All Saints Day Mass

This Thursday, November 1st, is a holy day of obligation. All are welcome to join us for Mass at 8:00 a.m. Students should wear their Mass uniforms.

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!

Volleyball Girls Conclude Season with Picnic

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Our Next Family Dine Out is Tuesday, November 6th!

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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.

It's 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 (1st, 2nd and 3rd place Awards)

- Best Themed Booth Award


Chili Cook Off is less than two weeks away. There are many ways you can still get involved. We need EVERYONE’S help and support!

  • Enter your chili cookoff team, spots for teams are still available.
  • Sign up to work a shift at a Games or Food Booth. Sign up by clicking here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080549AFAD2DA31-2018
  • Sponsorships are still needed for games, music and food. Your family name or business name will be displayed. Please note “Esquites” Creamy Corn Cups will be substituted for roasted corn. Visit www.corpuschristihouston.org or contact Susan Miller smiller@corpuschristihouston.org for information!
  • Purchase presale entry bracelets and game tickets in advance- see flyer in Tuesday folder for details



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

Open House

Help us spread the word about Open House! Corpus Christi will host an Open House on Thursday, November 8th at 9:00 AM. All families interested in a Catholic education for their children are invited to attend. There will be a presentation at 9:00 AM followed by guided tours where visitors can see our STREAM school in action!

Prayer Requests


  • For the repose of the soul of Mr. Narciso Arong, grandfather of Amelia Gambling (PreK4)
  • For God's healing of Mrs. Barbra Kennedy, mother-in-law of Mrs. Carla Kennedy (MS Math)
  • 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

Fall Festival & Halloween Science

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

Gym & Prefontaine Hall

Student are to wear uniforms to school and may change into a friendly costume.

All Saints Day Mass

Thursday, Nov. 1st, 8am

9900 Stella Link Road

Houston, TX

Students are to wear Mass uniforms.

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.

Boys Basketball Game

Wednesday, Nov. 7th, 4:30pm

Colt Dome

Girls Basketball Game

Thursday, Nov. 8th, 4:30pm

Colt Dome

Steps for Students/Chili Cook Off Pep Rally

Friday, Nov. 9th, 2:30pm

Prefontaine Hall

Boys Basketball Game

Friday, Nov. 9th, 4:30pm

2601 Avenue N

Galveston, TX

Chili Cook Off

Friday, Nov. 9th, 6-9pm

parking lot/Prefontaine

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