T.S. Cooley Elementary Weekly News

August 29, 2022

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

AUGUST 2022


Monday 8/29

  • Rescheduled Parent Night - Grades 4 and 5 (Classrooms open from 5:30 - 6:00 p.m., meeting from 6:00 - 6:45 p.m.)


Tuesday 8/30

  • Rescheduled Parent Night - Grades 1 and 3 (Classrooms open from 5:30 - 6:00 p.m., meeting from 6:00 - 6:45 p.m.)
  • Chess tryouts for grades 4 and 5 (3 - 4:30 p.m., pick up on Fall St.)


Wednesday 8/31

  • Chess tryouts for grade 3 (3 - 4:30 p.m., pick up on Fall St.)


SEPTEMBER 2022


Thursday 9/1

  • Progress reports go home with students in grades 1 - 5
  • Chess tryouts for grades 1 and 2 (3 - 4:30 p.m., pick up on Fall St.)


Sunday 9/4

  • Last day to purchase spirit shirts


Monday 9/5

  • LABOR DAY - NO SCHOOL


Tuesday 9/13

  • Fundraiser collection - all grades turn in


Thursday 9/15

  • School Picture Day (Free Dress Day)


Friday 9/16

  • Kindergarten Grandparent Day Celebration @ 8:30


Monday 9/19

  • Grade 1 Grandparent Day Celebration @ 8:30


Tuesday 9/20

  • Grade 3 Grandparent Day Celebration @ 8:30


Wednesday 9/21

  • Grade 2 Grandparent Day Celebration @ 8:30


Thursday 9/22

  • Grade 4 Grandparent Day Celebration @ 8:30 (Students will wear choir uniform - purple polo and khaki skirt or pants.)


Friday 9/23

  • Grade 5 Grandparent Day Celebration @ 8:30 (Students will wear choir uniform - purple polo and khaki skirt or pants.)
ORDER SPIRIT SHIRTS BY SEPT 4 - CLICK THIS LINK NOW

Last opportunity this school year to order spirit items. Included in this order are the class shirts with student names on the back of each grade level and their graduation year. Front of shirt is pictured below.

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REPORTING ABSENCES

  • Please contact the front office if your child will be absent.
  • COVID Update: Students will be out for 5 days from the start of symptoms. Masks are recommended upon return to school for 5 days. Send a copy of the positive results to our front office.
  • COVID Contact Update: Direct contacts are not required to quarantine unless they begin showing symptoms. A mask is recommended, not required.
  • Doctor's excuses and parent notes should be sent to the front office for all other illnesses and absences.

GRANDPARENT DAY CELEBRATIONS

We will be hosting Grandparent Day celebrations for each grade level. Programs will begin at 8:30 and will include a small presentation on stage followed by breakfast with our guests. A photo station will be available for $5 per picture.

GRANDPARENTS: SIGN UP TO READ TO GRANDCHILDRENS' CLASSES BELOW

WATER BOTTLES

  • Students are expected to bring a water bottle to school daily. Please make sure these bottles are only filled with water. Soft drinks and juice are not allowed.

'FREE BOTTOM' FRIDAY

  • Students are invited to wear free bottoms each Friday for completing their homework and weekly classroom requirements.
  • Free bottoms should follow the same guidelines for appropriate length, which is no more than 3" above the knee.
  • Your child will receive a note if they are not allowed to wear free bottoms on Friday.

FUNDRAISER INFORMATION

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LUNCH MENU

Tues. 8/30 - Red beans, rice and sausage


Wed. 8/31 - Spaghetti with meat sauce


Thurs. 9/1 - Baked potato soup and grilled cheese


Fri. 9/2 - Hot ham and cheese hoagie with sweet potato fries


Mon. 9/5 - Labor Day NO SCHOOL


If there are any changes to the menu, we will send a text message through the automated school system.

T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School

2711 Common St.

Lake Charles, LA 70601