Cooper Mountain Memo
October 19, 2020
Dear Parents and Community of Cooper Mountain,
It was so wonderful to see so many families out for our parade last week. Seeing students and families in person gives us energy to keep moving forward in the world of CDL. I hope everyone got to see Cooper and Timber Joey as well!
As we enter week six of student learning, we would like to send you a huge thank you. We know we could not be doing this work without your support. If you have any questions/needs, please reach out so we can help!
As always, continue to reach out with any questions or concerns. Have a wonderful week.
Cooper Mountain Elementary
Cooper Mountain Library News
Curbside Book Pickup!
Join us weekly for more book bundle check outs every Wednesday from 3:00 – 4:00. Book returns are also encouraged. For more information on our Curbside Book Pickup, please see the attached flyer.
The Cooper Mountain Book Bus is Here!
We had so much fun going into the neighborhoods last week on our Cooper Mountain Book Mobile Bus!! We hope to see more of you this week! We are out every Thursday. Please see the attached flyer for more information on bus stop locations and times.
Parent Survey on Fifth Grade Funding Allotment
2020 has posed many new challenges that the Cooper Mountain Elementary community continues to overcome. A key challenge in front of us is the 5th grade’s limited ability to fundraise this year to cover yearbook and end of year party/gift costs. The Student Store and the annual pizza & bowling party have been the 5th Grades main source of fundraising. With the current state of affairs both of these sources of income have been eliminated. Please see the link below to see a proposal from the PTO and for your opportunity to vote on this proposal. Thank you.
Dining For $ is This Tuesday!!
It will be at CHIPOTLE located at 14795 SW Murray Scholls Dr Ste 112 on Tuesday, October 20th. Please join us for this great fundraiser for our school. Chipotle will generously donate 33% to our school. Be sure to bring in the flyer, show it on your Smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting Cooper Mountain Elementary. Online orders count too! See the attached flyer for more details.
More info can also be found on our website at http://www.coopermountainpto.org/
Student Success Coach News
How Parents Can Help Their Kids While Managing Distance Learning (from NPR/PBS)
Key Takeaways from Article:
1. Trust Teachers
2. If you're stumped, turn it over to the teachers
3. Take breaks without phones
4. This is a whole family effort (not just one parent)
5. Remember to wait
6. Stifle your own perfectionism
7. Reinforce positivity
8. Keep it low-key