Big T Weekly
April 9th, 2021
A Message from Mrs. Walgast
Dear Big T Families,
We have had another great week of learning at Big T!
This week I would like to remind you of a couple things…
Dismissal: Please remember that when you are picking up your child, you are to remain in your car and utilize our pick-up lane. I am aware that we have some families who do live within walking distance of the school and do walk to pick up your child. When on campus, please remember to wear a mask. Thank you!
CMAS for 3rd-5th grade: Testing dates are April 12, 13th and 15th. It is helpful for students to get a good night's sleep the night before. All students will be able to have breakfast each morning as meals continue to be free for all through the remainder of the school year. And, please be sure to be at school and on time each and every day.
STEM Night: check out the flyer
No School on April 16th and 19th- Happy 4-day weekend!
Have a fabulous weekend!
Stay safe and be well!
Free Online Tutoring
CEI Partnership with Khan Academy Founder Brings Free Online Tutoring Platform to Colorado
CEI is excited to announce a new partnership with Schoolhouse.world, an online platform that pairs students with tutors around the globe. Schoolhouse.world was launched in early 2020 by Sal Khan, the founder of the popular Khan Academy online learning website, to accelerate learning in these challenging times. There is no deadline to register, and there are no limits to the number of Colorado students who can take advantage of this opportunity. Educators across Colorado can visit the Schoolhouse.world group on The Hub to meet other educators who are leveraging Schoolhouse.world to support students from all backgrounds.
CEI will be hosting online information sessions for students, families and educators to learn more about this exciting service and initiative. Each session will include an overview, details, and information about how to leverage the platform for your community.
Annual Student Registration
It is mandatory for the PRIMARY guardian to do the Annual Student Registration (formerly Annual Family Update) and update all information including emergency contacts, phone numbers AND district permissions for the upcoming school year. It takes 10 minutes to complete. Please do so today. I have attached instructions. Your application is not complete until you have hit the RED SUBMIT button AND CONFIRM button.
IF you have moved and need to update your address: During ASR, you MUST upload a copy of your utility bill or top page of your lease if you are changing schools (OR email it to your students current school today) to complete the address update.
I have also attached Parent Portal instructions if you need help accessing Portal. Please remember the ASR can ONLY be done by the primary guardian.
Note...upcoming 6th graders MUST have their Tdap booster. Please do this before August 1st, 2021. Once your student has received this booster, please send a copy of the updated immunizations to their 6th grade school.
Thank you for your immediate action!
Early Childhood for 2021-2022
Thompson School District is currently accepting applications for their Early Childhood Programs for the 2021-2022 school year. If you have a child that will be 3 or 4 years old by October 1, 2021, they may be eligible for FREE preschool. If you know someone who has a child(ren) ready for preschool, let them know! For further information visit our Thompson Integrated Early Childhood web page or call 613-5052 or 613-5761.
April 12,13,15 - CMAS for 3rd-5th grade
April 16th - NO SCHOOL
April 19TH - NO SCHOOL
April 26TH-29TH - FAMILY STEM WEEK
May 14th - NO SCHOOL for students
May 27th - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL