Blog Update for the week of May 30- June 2

What are we learning?
Language Arts – reviewing skills
Math – multiplication
Social Studies – economics

Upcoming dates…
May 29th – School closed for Memorial Day
June 2nd – Field Day (more info will be provided soon)
June 6th – Economics Test
June 9th – STEM Night/Cub Celebration
June 16th – Last day/half day of school

SCA Spirit Week – dress up days – participation is optional!
June 5th – Crazy hair day
June 6th – Wear all one color
June 7th – Favorite t-shirt day
June 8th – Emoji day/inside out day
June 9th – Beach day

Blog Update for the week of May 22-26

What are we learning?
Language Arts – reviewing variety of skills
Math – arrays (beginning steps of multiplication)
Social Studies – economics

Important Dates!
May 22nd and 23rd – Henrico Assessment Test in Math
May 29th – Memorial Day, School Closed!
June 2nd – Field Day
June 9th – STEM Night/Cub Celebration
June 16th – Last day/half day of school

Happy Birthday CTES!
To celebrate the 10th CTES birthday, we would like to take a special photograph the morning of Friday, May 26th. For this photo we want the whole school dressed in our school colors. Please be sure to wear a blue or green shirt on this day. Thanks!

Blog Update for the week of May 15-19

What are we learning?
Language Arts – Reviewing parts of speech
Math – Measurement
Social Studies – Economics

Important Dates!
May 17th – Measurement Test
May 18th & 19th – Henrico Assessment Test (HAT) in Reading
May 22nd & 23rd – Henrico Assessment Test (HAT) in Math

*Please make sure your child gets a good night of sleep, eats breakfast, and arrives to school on time for each test.  Thank you!

Blog Update for the week of May 8-12

Week of May 8th

Language Arts – review for HAT tests and multiple meaning words
Math – measurement

Important Dates!
May 9th – CTES Blood Drive, 3:30 – 7:30 in the cafeteria
May 17th – Measurement Test
May 18th and 19th – Henrico Assessment Test (HAT) in Reading
May 22nd and 23rd – Henrico Assessment Test (HAT) in Math
May 26th – have your child wear a blue or green shirt for our 10th birthday school photo (this was rescheduled due to rain)

Other info…

*We will be reviewing in class for the Henrico Assessment Tests.  Please make sure your child gets a good night of sleep, eats breakfast, and arrives to school on time.  We will take these tests first thing each morning.

Thank you so much for making my teacher appreciation week so super special!  I really appreciate all of the sweet notes, gifts, etc.  A special thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Downing for decorating my door and to Mrs. Downing, Mrs. Cox, and Mrs. Kuimjian for coming in and giving me an extended lunch!  Your support is so very much appreciated!

Blog update for the week of May 1-5

What are we learning?
Language Arts – summarizing
Math – measurement
Science – life cycles

Upcoming dates…
Monday, May 1st – Report Cards sent home (please return signed envelope only)
Wednesday, May 3rd – Measurement Quiz and 5th Grade Wax Museum (please see below)
Thursday, May 4th – Life Cycles Test
Friday, May 5th – Please have your child wear blue and/or green.  We will be taking a 10 year anniversary school wide picture on this day!

Our Annual 5th Grade Change for Charities Wax Museum event will be held at CTES on Wednesday, May 3rd.  Student will be visiting the museum with their class and the CTES students, faculty and parents are encouraged to bring change for our chosen charity Children’s Miracle Hospital Networks.  Thank you so much for helping the 5th Grade support such a great charity.  We look forward to your visit to the museum!

Testing information…

Here are the dates of the 2nd grade HAT assessments:
Thursday, May 18 –  2nd Grade Reading HAT – part 1
Friday, May 19  –  2nd grade Reading HAT – part 2
Monday, May 22  –  2nd grade Math HAT – part 1
Tuesday, May 23  –    2nd grade Math HAT – part 2

Thank you to our chaperones for volunteering to go on our trip to Henricus Park!  Everyone had a great time reviewing and learning more about the Powhatan tribe!