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News You Can Use 09/24/2020

Girl ScoutsWe’re rolling up to a new Girl Scout year with exciting incentives and prizes you don’t want to miss! The sooner you renew, the more chances you have to win. RENEW NOW!


"Stone Canyon Outdoor EdVentures is offering a Fall Break Camp!  The theme of the week is the great outdoors!  Campers will learn invaluable skills that can be taken on any outdoor trip, from setting up tents, hiking, outdoor cooking, fire building and more!  In addition to outdoor skills, campers will be able to climb on our NEW ROPES COURSE, ride the zip line and participate in over 15 additional activities throughout the week. 

Transportation will not be provided for this program.  *Parents are responsible for getting their campers to and from Stone Canyon 

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

Thank you!

Jaime Logsdon

Education Coordinator

Stone Canyon Outdoor EdVentures

(303) 387-0723

Backpack food programNo child should ever go hungry. Let’s work together to end hunger in our schools! See the attached flyer for details.

Menu ChangeMenu Change for Monday and Tuesday…..It will be Mac and Cheese choice A and Cheese sticks, sunflower seeds and UBR bar.


Calendar2021-22 and 2022-23 School Year Calendar Update

The DCSD Calendar Committee, composed of leaders, teachers, classified staff members, students, and parents, worked to develop three conventional calendar options for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 School Year Conventional Calendars. As part of the process, a survey will be distributed to staff and parents of neighborhood schools (non-charter schools) on Monday, September 21, 2020, and be open until midnight on Friday, October 2, 2020. 

 

YearbookYearbooks are on sale now. 

Purchase by September 30th to get 15% off.  

Order at www.treering.com/validate 

Our school code is 101282565829318

Contact Tawnya Toland at tawnyapto@gmail.com

Hot Lunch

As everyone is now aware, we are able to provide free meals to ALL kids through December 31st of this year. This is a huge win for Child Nutrition and ensuring kids have full bellies to learn. In addition to free meals in person, we will begin providing free weekly meal bags for all kids 18 and under every Friday from 1-2pm at all neighborhood elementary and middle schools. Start date is September 18th. The meal bags will be containing 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches. Simply come to one of our sites and drive thru to get your meal bag.  No pre-order required and kids do not need to be present. This will be available to all kids, regardless of enrollment. We will be getting info out to schools to send to families as well. Please make sure your schools and kids are aware that meals are now free! You can go to  FAQ... DCSD Nutrition Services Free Meals  for more information or visit the DCSD Nutrition Services webpage

Free Meals for Kids through December and FREE Meal Bags.

Food BankAre you finding yourself in a hard place? If so, there is hope. Faith Lutheran Church wants to stand by your side during this time of hardship through prayer and service. We are providing families in need with a week’s worth of groceries every Saturday from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. To guarantee your groceries, please sign up by filling out the form below or send us an email with your name to serving@faithcrco.org.

Otherwise, groceries will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.


Water BottleAh! Water!

It very important that your student bring a water bottle to school. The drinking fountains have been turned off. They may re-fill their water bottle at the filling station located in the cafeteria.  We do not have water for them.

Please send them with a water bottle every day.

FeverDaily Symptom Checks:

  • Should a student or staff member begin to feel ill during the school day, they will be asked to return home.

Procedure if my student gets sick at school:

If your student should become ill at school and needs to be sent home, we will do the following:

Call parents and Email parents- they have 10 minutes to call us back.

If parents do not call back, we refer to emergency contact list.

Once a contact is reached, students need to be picked up in 30 minutes.

When can students return to school?

  • Any person with COVID-like symptoms should be encouraged to see a healthcare provider and consider testing.
  • Student or staff member has had no fever for at least 24 hours without using medicine that reduces fevers.
    and
  • Other symptoms have improved.

World Wide WebWe have a new website! Here is the link! Check us out!

Do NOT forget to bookmark us on your computer so we are easy to find next time!

Do you miss morning announcements on your Remote Learning day? Well no need! We post morning announcements everyday on our website! Just go to the Quick Links on our homepage and click.  It is just like being at school! We even do Friday’s because after all it is a school day as well.

 

 face coveringsFace Coverings


Please write your child’s name on their face covering.


Face coverings for EVERYONE are required, except during outdoor recess and exercise activities where appropriate distancing can be maintained, and while eating meals, unless the student has a documented and approved health or education reason for not wearing a face covering. DCSD will provide face coverings upon request.

Face coverings are REQUIRED on buses: All students are required to wear face coverings while on DCSD school buses. Face coverings are required, unless proper physical distancing can be maintained, or mitigating circumstances preclude use.

  • DCSD will provide face coverings to students or staff who need them.

Please click below for the Health and Safety Mitigation Measures for all of DCSD: https://www.dcsdk12.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=220484&pageId=12176356

 

   

Express Check In”Express Check In” is open again!

If you were unable to complete your express check in process before school began, please do so now.  Everything is available to you except the Cohort options. That has been closed. It is very important to complete this process when school begins. It allows you to update health information, pay fees, update personal information. Click here to go to the link!

mobile appStay Informed with the official DCSD Mobile App-Franktown is onboard!

Douglas County School District has launched an official mobile app designed to enable parents, staff, students and the broader community to stay informed and up-to-date on important issues, information and activities underway within their school community.

Download on your mobile device today and select yes to receive push notifications with the latest news and updates from the District. 
Learn more here.
It's Your School At Your Fingertips!

  • Push Notifications
  • Calendar Events
  • News
  • District Communications
  • Your School-specific News and Events*
  • Access Lunch Menus
  • Links to Infinite Campus, My School Bucks, EngagedEd
  • School Contact Information
  • Receive Weather Notifications from DCSD

Download Today!

 My SchoolbucksFees? Having troubles?

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year. We hope the new school year is off to a great start for you and your family. 

All fees and lunches are done through My Schoolbucks.  Even if your child does not purchase lunches, you still need to create an account to pay for fees.  All families must use My Schoolbucks for this purpose.

Science MattersScience Matters:

We are online this fall!  Click here for some fun Virtual Science!

 

Mark Your Calendars for Upcoming Events: 

 

Fall Break Oct. 12- 16