Progress Reports will be coming home tomorrow, via e-mail. With JumpRope, through the Parent Portal, you can always view your learner's current scores sorted by Class. Progress Reports will have the same data, sorted by Learning Expectation. These reports will be sent out periodically through the year, simply to give you another way at viewing your child's progress.
5th/6th FUN NIGHT on ! The holiday-themed Fun Night is right around the corner. 7-9pm on Friday, December 1st. Please visit the PTO Fun Night webpage to complete the required permission form and to sign up to volunteer. PTO volunteers are not required to have background checks on file. We hope this means that we’ll see many more of you that night helping to ensure it’s a safe and festive one for all!
The annual Crossett Brook Middle School fundraiser is ending soon. Support local businesses (Evergreen Gardens and Laughing Moon Chocolates) by participating in this fundraiser.
The CBMS PTO Online Store will close at the end of the day on November 16th for all fudge orders however, WE ARE OPEN FOR WREATHS AND POINSETTIAS until November 29th!! This is the PRIMARY fundraiser for the PTO and every dollar raised goes right back to the teams to support field trips and other team-based enrichment activities.
Order by going to www.cbmspto.com and click the giant green ONLINE STORE button on the homepage.
Evergreen Gardens Wreaths and Poinsettias - The online store will close on November 29th and features decorated pine wreaths and red and white poinsettias for purchase.
All purchases MUST BE PICKED UP at Evergreen Gardens, 15 Cabin Lane, Waterbury Center, VT. ORDERS WILL BE READY FOR PICK UP between Friday, December 1st and Sunday, December 3rd during store hours (Monday - Saturday from 8:30AM to 6PM and Sundays from 10AM - 5PM).
Laughing Moon Chocolates Fudge - The online store will close at the end of the day on Thursday, November 16th and features chocolate, maple and peanut butter fudge (1/2 lb. each) for purchase.
All purchases MUST BE PICKED UP at Laughing Moon Chocolates, 78 S. Main Street, Stowe, VT. ORDERS WILL BE READY FOR PICK UP between Monday, November 20th and Friday, December 1st during store hours (9 AM - 6 PM every day; closed on Thanksgiving).
The Crossett Brook Climbing Club will begin its fifth year with a brief slide show and chance to find out what the activity is all about in the CBMS library from 2:30 to 3:00pm on Wednesday, November 29th. 5th graders and their parents are welcome, as are any 6th-8th grade students who have not participated before and are now interested, and anyone who wants to rejoin the club. This is an after school, weekend and occasional summer program, conducted in small groups of two to four students, which offers basic instruction in technical climbing, on both indoor climbing walls and outdoors. No experience, equipment or money is required to join. For trips to the climbing gyms in Burlington and Essex (Petra Cliffs and MetroRock) "scholarship" funds are available for the $12 to $14 sessions. If you have question, feel free to contact Tom Drake (email@example.com) or Club Leader Dr. Richard Katzman at 802-793-3661 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are interested but cannot attend this meeting, please let Dr. Katzman know.
Harwood Youth Lacrosse - Registration Open
Harwood Youth Lacrosse (HYL), in conjunction with Mad River Valley Youth Lacrosse (MRVYL), serves boys and girls in grades 3-8. HYL has teams at the 3rd-4th, 5th-6th and 7th-8th grade levels. Girls’ teams are mixed with MRVYL. The teams practice a few times a week beginning in late March/early April, and games with other NVTYLL (Northern VT Youth Lacrosse League) teams are played on weekends after April vacation, primarily in May and early June. HYL and MRVYL emphasize player development with the primary goal of teaching local players how to play and enjoy the sport of lacrosse.
For Girls please go to http://www.madriverlax.org. Financial Aid is available and there is free loaner equipment at the 3/4 level.
Foy Boys please go to http://www.harwoodyouthlacrosse.org. Financial Aid is available and there is free loaner equipment at the 3/4 level.
For a little incentive, if you sign up early (by December 1st), your child will be entered into a raffle for a new stick. Please feel free to contact Lorne Thomsen (244-1203 or Lorne@CampDeerwood.com) with any questions. Interested coaches and volunteers are encouraged to touch base as well.
Upcoming Dates of Note:
- Today- Thanksgiving Meal Lunches @ CBMS- sign up here
- Nov 22 - Nov 24- Thanksgiving Break
- Nov 29- HUUSD School Board meeting- 6pm- HUHS Library