CMS News

April 19 Edition

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Honor Roll Field Trip: Friday, April 19th Roller Cave 4:30-6:30 p.m

This is a reminder that the Roller Cave field trip is today from 4:30-6:30 p.m. for eligible students who returned a permission slip form. This is a reminder that for safety reasons parents will need to park at the Roller Cave and come inside for pick up at 6:30 p.m.

ILEARN

ILEARN testing will be held April 22 - May 3. ILEARN is extremely important to students as it affects the future courses they are able to select, and it determines the overall school letter grade assigned by the Indiana Department of Education. Please help your child have the best opportunity for success by making sure he/she gets plenty of sleep the night before, and try to make those mornings as stress-free as possible for him/her. Please also try to schedule any appointments around those dates to avoid having your child pulled from their other classes for make-up testing (students will be testing during their language arts and math blocks).

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Warren Township School District has a new app and website!

The purpose of the app and website is to provide regular updates through the live feed, district news, and district events sections as well as other important district information. The app includes easy access to the weekly breakfast and lunch menu, staff contacts, district documents, bullying and safety reporting form, and much much more. The Warren app can be downloaded at the Apple and Android App Store. Stay informed and download the app today. The district website is www.warren.k12.in.us.

Warren PRIDE Clean Up Day 4/27/19

Warren Central High School PTSA is proudly leading Warren Pride Clean Up for a 2nd year, and we are asking for YOUR help!
The event will kick off Saturday, April 27 at the Warrior Dome on the east end of our WCHS football field.
Check-in will begin at 7:45am.
Kick-off begins at 8:15am.
Buses will load at 8:30am.
Buses will return at 11:00am.
Lunch will be provided to all volunteers at 11:30am.
Some of the ways you can help:
* Organize your group, parish, organization, members, or staff to join us. The more hands we have, the more trash we get. (We can assign your group to your own location.)
* Sponsor us! We need $500 in sponsorships to provide t-shirts to all participants so they can easily be seen while performing this community act!
Because not all of our community has children in our schools or use social media, we would also like to leave signs announcing Warren Pride Clean Up.
Please contact MICHELLE SHUFFITT with all sponsorship inquiries. (317) 490-7752
* Donate! We are in need of trash bags, rubber gloves, and/or safety vests.
* Volunteer! We can use your help the morning of the event, registering volunteers, distributing shirts, organizing routes, and filling in any gaps!
* Spread the word!
To RSVP or let us know how you can help, please reach out to us via email (warrencentralptsa@yahoo.com) or FB @warrenptsa!
We thank you for your dedication and commitment to our community!
Cheryl Hizer, President

Warren Central PTSA 317-459-4599

Warrior Jumpstart Summer School Program

Creston Middle School Cookies and Canvas

This event will be held Friday, May 3rd from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.

Freshman Orientation

RSVP to Attend Orientation:

http://signup.com/go/BzgnAcV

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Digital Families Community Event

Warren Township Council of PTA’s cordially invites your families to attend our Digital Families Community Event on Monday, April 22nd at 6pm in the MSD Warren Township Administration Building, to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially among children and young people. During this event, families will learn together about the importance of digital safety and online behavior through various workshops (Healthy Habits, Online Presence, Password Strategies, Privacy and You, Building Empathy, Family Tech Talk, and Ask a Student Center).

Each student will bring a flyer home and will need to RSVP by the morning of Friday, April 19.

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Spring Sports Update

Spring sports are up and running. See the link below for all sports action next week.


Any 5th thought 8th grade girl interested in the Warren Youth League Girls Soccer, please see the attached flyer.


There will be a 7 week volleyball clinic open to any 5th through 8th grade girl who is not participating in a Spring sport. The clinic will run every Thursday from 3 to 430 pm at Creston. You DO NOT have to have a physical to participate in this clinic. The cost of the clinic will be $10. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Treesh.


Creston Athletic Website: http://creston.warren.k12.in.us/athletics

Twitter: @CMS_Indians

Remind 101: text the message @crestona to the number 81010


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Athletic Director, Mr. Treesh. 317-532-6808 or ttreesh@warren.k12.in.us

Entrance Fee Schedule

Marion County Athletic Event Entrance Prices (new for 2018-19 and standard throughout Marion County):


Adult…………………$5.00

Student……..….….$3.00

Family...................varies for each school

As always, small bills appreciated.

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Warren Event Bag Policy: click link below

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P.E. Uniforms For Sale at the Bookstore

The bookstore will be open every morning before school and during P.E. classes next week for students who still need to purchase P.E. uniforms. The cost is $20 and includes a shirt, shorts, and CMS string bag.

Indiana Senate Page Program

Did you know you can take a day off from school to serve as a page for the Indiana Senate? State Senator Aaron Freeman invites students in grades 6-12 to come to the Statehouse and spend an exciting day seeing our state government in action. You will have the opportunity to tour the Statehouse, meet Senator Freeman, and observe the legislative session from the Senate floor. Siblings and friends can sign up together, too! Interested students can apply online at the Indiana Senate Republicans homepage: https://www.indianasenaterepublicans.com/page-program

Breakfast Reminder

Just a reminder that breakfast is available to all of our students every morning for free in their classroom. If you have any questions, please contact Haley Quade via email at hquade@warren.k12.in.us.

Sonny Day Community Center

The Warren Township Council of PTSs runs this pantry that provides food, toiletries, cleaning products, school supplies and gently used clothing to families of Warren Township students.

Parents/guardians need to get a signed letter from the school to go to Sonny Day. Please contact Mrs. Jones, school counselor, at 317-532-6800 ext. 6817.

Follow the Bus

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How important is attendance for student success?

The single most important factor for student achievement and graduation vs dropout rate is student attendance (Reid, 2006). The state of Indiana with the new ESSA Plan has defined a student with "model attendance" as missing no more than 7 days of school. Anything over 7 days is defined by the state as "chronic abseentism." We have challenged our students to do even better than that and set a goal of missing no more than 5 days of school this year.


We do understand that there are situations that arise where an absence can't be prevented. Please help communicate those reasons to the school by calling the main line at 532-6800 between 6:00-7:00 a.m. to report the absence.


Excused Absences Include:

1. Personal illness or injury (please drop off physician's notes to front desk)

2. Death in the immediate family

3. Attendance at a family funeral

4. Religious observances required by church officials

5. Serving as a page in the legislature

6. Court appearance/court detention

7. Working at polls



Thank you for your help in setting up your child for success by making sure they get to school each and every day.

21st Century Scholars

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The Indiana 21st Century Scholarship Program is an early commitment college promise program funded by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE), offering income-eligible Hoosier students up to four years of paid tuition at an eligible Indiana two-year and/or four-year higher education institution.



Students must be enrolled before June 30th of their 8th grade year.


Please enroll your student at:

Scholars.IN.gov/enroll



If you have a question or need assistance completing the application please contact Mrs. Jones at (317) 532-6800 ext 6817 or email at mjones8@warren.k12.in.us

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Township Calendar

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Healthy Celebrations

While we love to celebrate, please remember there is a "no birthday treats" guideline. To access fun and helpful resources for healthy celebration ideas, please visit: http://www.warren.k12.in.us/wellness #wellnesswarriors #WEaretheKey