Learning Coach Update

Chicago Virtual Charter School

December 4, 2015

Scholastic Book Fair

CVCS will be hosting the Winter Scholastic Book Fair in the Parent Room next week (December 7th-10th). Students and parents are welcome to shop the fair for new reading materials. We are only able to accept cash or credit cards for this event, no checks. All fundraising proceeds from this event will go the CVCS Cardinal Cash store.

We are in need of Parent Volunteers to help with this event. If you are interested in helping with set-up (8:15-8:45 am), managing the fair (8:45-11:00, 11:00-1:15, 1:15-3:30), or clean-up (3:30-3:45) please kmail Ms. Tucker if you are interested (let her know the day and time you would be available). Your help is greatly appreciated.

Kindness Drive-November 30th-December 17th

The CVCS junior class is holding a Kindness Drive from November 30th through December 18th to aid those who are not as fortunate as we are around the holiday season. In order to make our Kindness Drive a success, we need your help! You can help by donating lightly worn clothing, non-expired unopened can good items, and new unopened hygiene supplies to our school.

Blackstar Parent University Workshop-NEW OPPORTUNITY FOR THIS YEAR

CVCS is excited to bring the Blackstar Parent University to the CVCS this year to provide workshops for families throughout the year. On FRIDAY, December 18th at CVCS from 10 AM-11 AM. The topic will be "How Parents Can Help Their Children Become Better Readers". Funds for this activity were funded by NCLB Title 1. Refreshments will be served.

Winter Break

Winter Break will take place December 21st-January 1st. School will resume on Monday, January 4, 2016. Enjoy your time with your family! If you or your student need to catch up on work, the OLS and the High School platform will be available to you during the break.