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T.S. Cooley 2021 - 2022 Back to School Information

UPDATED 7/29/21 

 Please note that T.S. Cooley students will not be allowed to enroll in CCR, CPSB's virtual school option, for the 2021 - 2022 school year. Please reach out to emily.alcock@cpsb.org with questions. 

 

 

SAVE THE DATES! 

Orientation for new families will be held Tuesday, August 10th at 6:00 pm. This is for all incoming kindergarten students and all new students in grades 1 - 5.

***Update: This meeting will be held virtually. Families can connect from the comfort of their home. A link to join the meeting will be posted HERE. 

 

Meet & Greet for all kindergarten students will take place August 2nd - 3rd. Teachers will be contacting each family to confirm an individual time slot for each student. 

 

Meet & Greet for students in grades 1 - 5 will be held Wednesday, August 11th. Please make an effort to attend. Note the updated times below. 

Last Name A - D:  8:30 - 9:30

Last Name E - J:   9:45 - 10:45

Last Name K - P:  11:00 - 12:00

Last Name Q - Z:  1:15 - 2:15

 *There is limited parking. Please be mindful of area businesses. Parking is allowed along Fall and Orange Streets if the school lots are full.

*Construction is taking place at the school. We are asking that all families enter through the main front doors of the school even if the side gates are open. 

 

 

SCHOOL SUPPLIES 

Great news! School supplies will be provided for all CPSB elementary students for the 2021 - 2022 school year! In addition to basic supplies, each student will also be receiving a chairback and Jansport backpack.    ***Update! We were notified by the district on 7/29/21 that we will no longer be receiving chairbacks and backpacks. We apologize for the inconvenience. Students in grades 2 - 5 will need a chairback for the start of the school year. All students will need a backpack.  Please email our counselor at emily.ardoin@cpsb.org if your family needs assistance with these two items. 

*Rolling backpacks are not allowed.

*Each student will need a personal water bottle that will be brought to school daily. 

 

A wish list has been created for T.S. Cooley that includes items for classroom and school use. A link to our wish list is HERE. Any purchases made off of this list can be brought to school for Meet & Greet. We appreciate all donations to help with this list! 

 

SCHOOL FEES

We will be collecting a $15.00 school fee from each student. Online payments are preferred. The link to pay online will be available in August. Cash or checks made out to T.S. Cooley can be brought to Meet & Greet. 

 

All CPSB students are eligible for free breakfast and lunch all school year! We will not be collecting any cafeteria fees. 

 

 

SPIRIT ITEMS & UNIFORMS

School uniforms will return to all CPSB schools for the 2021 - 2022 school year. T.S. Cooley students are allowed to wear T.S. Cooley spirit shirts each day with uniform bottoms. 
 

*Orders placed by the summer deadline of July 5th will be ready for the start of school in August. These items will be available for pickup at Meet & Greet.

*The spirit store will open again in August! 

 

 

WELCOME LETTERS

Welcome letters will be digital this year! Each homeroom teacher will email letters to their new students in early August. Please make sure parent email addresses are up to date by verifying information in the Student Progress Center. Call our front office with questions. 

 

EXTENDED DAY

Our Extended Day program will be available every day after school until 6:00 pm. This will be available on the first day of school. Registration packets will be available to pick up in the front office beginning August 2nd, and they will be available at Meet & Greet. All students must be pre-registered. Extended Day pickup will be in the front circle drive. Email barbara.lawrence@cpsb.org with questions.

*The deadline to turn in registration packets is August 11th. Packets can be completed at Meet & Greet. All students must be pre-registered with a complete packet and the $40 registration fee. 

*We are looking for an Extended Day worker to help each afternoon from 3:00 - 6:00. Apply online HERE or reach out to Patricia Rodrigue for additional information. 

 

BUS TRANSPORTATION

Click HERE to view our bus routes and times. Students can sign up for their bus route at Meet & Greet. 

 

CALENDAR

Friday, August 13th is the first day of school. Click HERE for the CPSB 2021 - 2022 calendar.