The Lake Charles Fire Department and Ladder 4 Truck visited the kindergarten and first grade students recently to show them how the fire department serves the community by saving lives. They explained how to be safe, let the students tour their truck and gave out coloring books to reinforce the lessons they had taught the students. We are grateful for their service to our community and our school.
T.S. Cooley’s students were excited to welcome their dads to the 1st All Pro Dad meeting of the school year. Meetings are held once a month before school. It is an opportunity for dads and their child/children to come for breakfast and bonding exercises. All Pro Dad’s mission is to help all dad’s love and lead their families well. CLICK ON READ FULL STORY for pictures from the morning.
5th grade Beta members at T.S. Cooley participated in Beta Induction Tuesday evening. The night was led by the elected Beta officers along with the sponsors, Katie Thibodeaux and Sarah Cappel. All Beta members are currently preparing to showcase their talents and skills at the Junior Beta Convention on November 15th.
The T.S. Cooley Chess Team played at the National Chess Day Scholastic Tournament on Saturday, October 8th in Houston and won 1st place in the Elementary School Division. Here are the individual results: Section C K -12th grades: 1st Place: Minh T. Section D K - 12th grades: 2nd Place: Austin B. and 6th Place: Jake S. Section F 5th - 7th grades: 1st Place: Dillan P. and 4th Place: Luke G. Section G K - 4th grades: 2nd Place: Mahad J., 2nd Place: Jai P., 2nd Place: Malakai T., 7th Place: Chris M. and 10th Place: Eli S. CLICK ON READ FULL STORY for pictures
Come aboard, Matey, and join us for the "Bookaneer" Scholastic Book Fair where "Books are the Treasure!" You can be a part of this exciting high seas adventure by volunteering to assist during book fair week. Many hands on deck are needed so complete the volunteer form (CLICK ON READ FULL STORY FOR THE LINK TO THE FORM) and return it to Mrs. Lanier by Friday, September 30 and become part of the book fair pirate crew! The Book Fair Chair Person is Kim Russo: email@example.com
Ahoy Cooley family and friends! Our family event is Sunday, October 30, 2016 from 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. Please join us for book fair shopping, the play "How to Be a Pirate" presented by the second grade classes, face painting, and "Picture with a Pirate" for a book donation to benefit Tanglewood Elementary School which was damaged by the recent August flooding. We will also have our annual "My Favorite Book Character" Costume Contest Sunday afternoon. You can get a pre-registration form by CLICKING ON READ FULL STORY.
Dads, Grandfathers and other male role models are invited to join their Cooley students Wednesday, November 2, 2016 between 7:00 -11:00 a.m. for coffee and donuts and a visit to the book fair. Photos with pirate props will also be available for a book donation to Tanglewood Elementary School. They lost their library in the August floods.
7:15 AM - 7:45 AM Kids for Christ Meeting
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Report Card Rewards at Lunch
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM Synergy Practice
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM 1st Grade Field Trip
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM 3rd Grade Field Trip
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Book Fair Family Event
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Book Fair Shopping
11:15 AM - 11:40 AM Lunch with Grands Kindergarten
12:25 PM - 12:50 PM Lunch with Grands - 5th grade