Coyote Creek News

News for the Week of March 1st

Chick-Fil-A Chicken for Cause!


From open to close on Monday, March 2, mention this flyer at any Douglas County Chick-Fil-A and 10% of your order will go towards the DCSD Perseverance Scholarship Fund!


The DCSD Perseverance Scholarship Fund allows the Douglas County School District to award scholarships to high school students in DouglasCounty who have shown resiliency and persevered through great hardship to graduate. Now, you can help them pursue their dreams.

Find out more at www.dcsdk12.org/Persevereand learn more about these amazing students and how you can help set them up for post-secondary success.

6th Grade continuation!! (change from previous communication)

Please join us for 6th grade continuation on the last day of school, May 22, at 11:00 a.m. in the gym. Students are free to leave with their parents after the ceremony.

Enrollment Next Year

We are getting many students who have open enrolled in some grades and we'd like to know if we have spots for them. If you know your kids WILL NOT be returning to CCE next year could you please let us know in this form. Thank you!


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Grizzly Gives Week - Family Night

Will be Tuesday, March 3rd from 5:30-8:00 p.m. We are charging $5 per kid and parents can get in free. This is taking place in ThunderRidge High School, and the night will include dinner, a movie, face paint, dancing, and more. Please click here for more information:Family Night NEW Flyer

Lucky Duck Bingo

Lucky Duck Bingo

Friday March 6th, From 6:00-7:30pm

In the Coyote Creek Elementary Gym

Free Admission:

10 Games of Bingo

Every Bingo Game Winner Picks a Prize

Buy a Lucky Duck and Raffle Ticket for $1.00

To Get a Chance to Win the Grand Prize of

Amazon Echo Dot !

Bring a Bag of Used Clothing to Donate

for an additional Raffle Ticket

Snacks and Water Available for Purchase for $1.00-$2.00

Sensory Friendly Colorado Symphony Concert

Join musicians of the Colorado Symphony and the Denver Young Artist Orchestra for a fun, interactive and relaxed concert on Saturday, March 7th at 1:30pm at Hampden Hall in Englewood. The Colorado Symphony and the Denver Young Artist Orchestra (DYAO) will present a performance for families of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities, autism, sensory processing disorders, or other conditions. The Colorado Symphony and DYAO are happy to present a performance in a relaxed, sensory friendly way to ensure everyone has access to live, affordable entertainment. Tickets for this concert are $5.00 per person.


To learn more go to: www.coloradosymphony.org/education/sensory-friendly


Please feel free to share with your families!

PTO Teacher & Staff Appreciation - March 9th-13th

We are celebrating our awesome teachers and staff the with love and appreciation the week of March 9th-13th. Click here to view the sign up genius. Questions? Contact Katie Crocker. Thanks so much!

Donuts with Dad - Thursday, March 12th, 7:30am-8:30am - Cafeteria

Mark your calendars - the annual Donuts with Dad is coming up on Thursday, March 12 from 7:30-8:30am in the CCE Cafeteria.

Students can invite any special person in their lives (dad, grandpa, uncle, mom, aunt, grandma, etc.) to join them for a donut and juice before school.

Moms - we need your help to run this event! Please sign up for a shift here.


Questions? Contact CCE parent and Committee Chair Lisa Schenck.


Painting with the Grizzlies Spring Edition, 2020 6-7:30pm

Future Grizzlies, grades K-6, from schools in the ThunderRidge High School feeder area, are invited to join the TRHS National Art Honor Society students to create a masterpiece in the TRHS art rooms! Cost of $20.00 includes all supplies and a snack. Please register in My School Bucks by Friday, March 27. For further information, contact cbormiston@dcsdk12.org.

Stone Canyon - Partnering with the Zoology Foundation Spring Break day camp!


Registration is now open for our Animal EdVenture camp, hosted by Stone Canyon Outdoor EdVentures and the Zoology Foundation. Here campers will get to feed a couple of lovable Camels, dance with Toogie the Tortoise, and get up close with a variety of animals. The Zoology foundation is home to alpacas, sheep, goats, ferrets, and so much more! Campers will learn about these fantastic animals each morning, and then in the afternoon, they will head down the road to Stone Canyon. At Stone Canyon, we will provide lunch, play games, shoot archery, and hike around our beautiful 99-acre property. Campers 9 years and older will get to climb on the high ropes course and ride the zipline.

Register Today! Click the link below to access our registration page:

https://www.stonecanyonedge.org/specialty-programs

Dates:

March 16 &17 – Ages 11-13

March 18&19 – Ages 9-11

March 20 – Ages 7-8

Time:

Drop off each day is between 7:45-8:00 am

Pick Up each day is 4:00 pm.

Location:

We will pick up and drop off all campers at Douglas County High School's NORTH Parking lot. Transportation will be provided to and from Camp. Stone Canyon and the Zoology Foundation are located in Larkspur, and addresses can be found below.

Douglas County High School

2842 Front St, Castle Rock, CO 80104

Stone Canyon

12163 S. Perry Park Rd. Larkspur, CO 80118

Zoology Foundation

10554 S Perry Park Rd, Larkspur, CO 80118

Cost:

Two-day Camps- $175

One day Camp- $100

Click here for more information

SAVE THE DATE: May 11, 2020

Please save the date for our music and art show on May 11, 2020 from 5:30-7:30 pm. The choir will also be performing from 6:00-6:45. Student framed art will be available for sale from Artome again this year! We hope to see you all there!

Douglas County Community Nights with the Colorado Avalanche

Friday, March 13th at 7:00pm vs. Vancouver Canucks
Back Up Game: Saturday, March 21st at 5:00pm vs. Montreal Canadiens

Please see the attached flyer for more information, or for tickets go to: https://avalanche.teamkse.com/DCSD/

CCE Spirit Rock

"Rent the Rock" to recognize a student's birthday, show school spirit, thank or recognize teachers or staff members, congratulatory events, etc. It is a great way to spread positive messages and increase excitement in our community! Spots are open to "Rent the Rock" Sign up now to reserve it!

A Look Ahead:

A Look Ahead this school year:

  • March 6th - Lucky Duck Bingo 6-7:30pm

  • March 9-13th - Staff Appreciation Week

  • March 9-13th- Conferences

  • March 12th - Donuts with Dad

  • March 13th - Parent Get together @ Max Taps Co. PTO event(More info coming soon!)

  • March 16-20 - No School - Spring Break

  • March 24th - PTO Meeting

  • April 17th - No School - District compensation day for evening conferences

  • April 20th - No School - District Professional Development Day

  • April 22th - Restaurant Night - MOD Market 5-8pm

  • April 28th - PTO & SAC Meeting

  • May 1st - HEX- 6th Grade

  • May 8th - Field Day - Kdg.-5th Grade

  • May 11th - Night of the Arts - Choir & Art Show -5:30-7:30pm

  • May 14th - Rain Day -Field Day

  • May 18th - Yearbook Signing Party

  • May 19th - 6th Gr. Field day

  • May 22nd - 6th Gr Continuation - 11:00am

  • May 22 - Last Day of School!

NONDISCRIMINATION NOTICE:

The Douglas County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, genetic information, or physical characteristics, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment of, or employment in educational programs or activities. The School District’s Compliance Officer is Ted Knight, Assistant Superintendent, 620 Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, Colorado, complianceofficer@dcsdk12.org, 303-387-0067. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees, and members of the public.