Canyon Pointe Elementary

PTO Newsletter - January 2020

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Student Holidays - January 6th & 7th AND January 20th

We hope you all had a wonderful holiday break and a fabulous start to the NEW YEAR!


We welcome all our students back to Canyon Pointe Elementary Wednesday, January 8th.


Remember we have a student holiday on Monday, January 20th so be sure to mark your calendars.

REMINDER

Doors open at 8:10 am and Great Expectations Assembly will begin at 8:30am. The tardy bell rings at 8:40 am.

Our Wildcat Monthly newsletter runs the first of every month. Our newsletters will keep you updated with important information, dates, and activities happening at CPES!


Also, www.tomballisd.net, www.canyonpointepto.com, and www.facebook.com/CPESPTO have up-to-date information.

THANK YOU!!!

Breakfast with Santa & Peppermint Village were a HUGE success. Everywhere we looked we saw smiling faces, heard wonderous laughter & felt the Christmas spirit all around.


A huge thanks go out to Santa, the teachers, the PTO, all our wonderful volunteers and parents. It's because of these events are so successful. We appreciate all that you do!!! THANK YOU!!

Yearbook NEWS! Submit your photos :o)

Yearbooks will go on sale this month.


We are looking for photos from the following events -


  • Trunk or Treat
  • 3rd Grade "Salute to Veterans" performance
  • Fun Run
  • Breakfast with Santa
  • Any other school activities


Photos can be submitted at www.replayit.com (You WILL need to register to upload photos, but it is quick and easy to do) or directly to Katje McCabe at hankamoon@gmail.com.


More information on yearbook sales will be out soon.

Spring Carnival - Next Planning Meeting - January 16th @ 10am

The next carnival planning meeting with be January 16th at 10am in the PTO portable building. We will continue to go over all the logistics necessary for a successful carnival, determine outstanding volunteer needs, games, donations, food, prizes & more.


Anyone is allowed to attend and the more the merrier. We'd love to see you there.

Carnival at the Pointe - Feb 29th, 12-4pm

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Come One, Come All!! CPES Carnival at the Pointe


CPES is hosting their Spring Carnival, and it’s sure to be a good time. It’s open to everyone & we’d love to see you there.


When: February, 29, 2020

What time: 12pm - 4pm

Where: Canyonpointe Elementary, 13002 Northpointe Blvd, Tomball, TX, 77377

What to expect: Family fun, laughter, games, rides, prizes, food & more.


Tickets and wristbands go on presale beginning February, 10th.


For more information, please email us at info@canyonpointepto.com.


VOLUNTEERS, CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS - we need all the volunteers we can get to ensure the carnival is a success and runs smoothly. It takes many folks to make this work.

To volunteer SIGN UP HERE.

Third and Fourth Graders Learn Recorders

As part of our music curriculum, third and fourth graders will be learning how to play the recorder. For your convenience, we have recorders, books and CDs available for purchase.

The prices will remain the same as the pre-sale.


Package 1: Recorder only $7

Package 2: Recorder and Book $12

Package 3 : Recorder, Book and CD $14


We accept cash or checks made payable to CPES PTO.

Calling all our wonderful CPES Volunteers!

Volunteer help is really important to make any school year into a successful year. If you would like to volunteer at various classroom events and school events, help with your time/other donations throughout the coming school year, right now is the perfect time to let us know. All volunteers at CPES need to have their background check done before they can help us at school. Also PTO will need your contact information and availability/event preferences, for them to send you emails as and when they need help. Please follow BOTH links below and provide required information.

1. For Background clearance by TISD: please go to link below and fill up the form for volunteer opportunities.

https://www.tomballisd.net/apps/pages/ht/volunteers-classroom-observation

2. For PTO database: please fill the form at link below. PTO uses it to contact you as and when the school needs volunteer help.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/12wDavRQacvTqz5ETn_NEsjSGlpK4knNoTDhMQHfoSSw/edit?ts=5d463e15

How to get involved if you are unable to volunteer

Unable to volunteer, not a problem!! Come join your kiddo(s) at their classroom parties, family school events & functions, and donate items to these school events & functions. The kids love having you around to participate in their school activities. Be on the lookout for weekly email updates by Mrs. Coleman or the teachers, PTO newsletter and Wednesday folder handouts for all that you need to know about what is on the horizon.

You can also go to either of the below websites for more information.

CPES website - https://cpes.tomballisd.net/

CPES PTO website - www.canyonpointepto.com

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Spirit Wear

We are excited to offer some new spirit wear this year such as hats, a zip up hoodie and our field day/fun run/grade level shirts. https://cpes-spiritwear2019.itemorder.com/sale


Many have asked if we have spirit wear bows. Well now we do & they couldn't be any cuter!! :o)

CLICK HERE to place your order now.

Support Canyon Pointe Elementary

Love to order through Amazon? Use Amazon Smile for your purchases and support Canyon Pointe at the same time! Visit https://smile.amazon.com/ and search for "Canyon Pointe Elementary School PTO". CPES will receive a donation from all purchases you make!

Watch D.O.G.S.

"Dads of Great Students"

This program is for dads, grandfathers, and even uncles to provide a positive and active role model for students at the school. (More details available HERE)


TWO forms must be completed to participate in this program.

1. Volunteer/Background check form

2. Commitment form (signed and returned to front office of CPES)


You may also purchase a Watch DOGS T-shirt to wear on your volunteer days from the official website.