CFIE Weekly Updates

December 6, 2015

Congratulations to our 2015/2016 Science Fair winners who will go on to compete in the district competition later this month. Winners are:


Faye Lipnick

Marcus Dowd

Diego Ortiz

Finis Thomas

Cameron Neilly

Cameron Askins


A special thank you to Mrs. Johnson for coordinating the science fair and thank you to our volunteer judges that included Jason Johnson, Tim Manchester, Joe Gross and Jamie Farrelly. We appreciate your effort and support!


Our International Holiday Fair is Thursday night. This event will include handmade ornaments by your students, photos with Santa, a $5 all you can eat pancake dinner and an unbelievable silent auction. Our PTO has been working since July collecting items for the auction!


December 6-11: Buy One Get One Free Book Fair

December 9: 4th/5th Grade Dance

December 10: International Holiday Fair - 5-7pm

December 11: DARE Graduation

December 15: 2nd Grade Play (LaPorta, Tyson, Acevedo): Gingerbread Christmas 10:00am

December 17: 2nd Grade Play (Buckland, Bossler, Ostrander and Smith): Gingerbread

December 18: Christmas Sing-a-long & Santa visit Kindergarten 12:00 and 1st grade 1:00pm

January 11-February 5: Soup Drive

January 29: Awards Day

January 31-February 12: PTO Candy Grams

February 8-12: Bus Driver Appreciation Week

February 10: Strategic Planning 7am

February 13-20: Belize Exchange

February 17: Black History Paper Dolls

February 22-29: Jump Rope for Heart

February 24: Early Release Professional Development - all students will dismiss at noon and lunch will be served.

February 29-March 4: Social Worker Appreciation Week

February 29-March 4: Read Across America Week

March 4: Character Book Parade

March 9: Strategic Planning 7am

March 13-18: Spring Book Fair

March 15: Spring Open Book Night 5-7pm - Facilitated by Erin Glover & Tammy Clark - much like our science fair - this book night encourages students to create displays of their favorite book.

March 16: Early Release Professional Development - all students will dismiss at noon and lunch will be served.

April 8: Field Day

April 13: Awards Day

April 13: Strategic Planning 7am

April 15: Military Child Appreciation Day - Celebrating our military heritage - all students will receive free ice cream.

April 20: Early Release Professional Development - all students will dismiss at noon and lunch will be served.

April 22: Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast - Parent/community volunteers are recognized for their service to our school community.

April 25-29: Admin Assistant Week

April 28: Safety Drill with students 9am

May 2-6: Teacher/Assistant Appreciation Week

May 10: Strategic Planning for 16/17 year 4-6pm

May 13: Spring Fling 5-7pm

May 19: Step-Up Night 5-7pm

June 6: Awards Day

June/July: South Africa Experience!

Free/Reduced Lunch

You might qualify for free/reduced lunch benefits! Did you know that a family of 4 with an annual income of $44,863 qualifies for benefits? Please take a look at program guidelines to see if you qualify: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2015-03-31/pdf/2015-07358.pdf
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