September 12th Moon Cake Festival by 04f774


									                                 Wednesday, September 10, 2008
                                    Weekly News Update

Thank you to all parent volunteers and staff for making our all school field trip day a success!

Thank you to our landlord, 4100 East Iliff, LLC, for building four storage sheds and to Humanity
for assembling the new storage sheds!

Welcome to our new families in French and German Preschools, new student Gabrielle in
Mandarin preK and new student Adelle in Spanish preK!

September 12th- Moon Cake Festival

Our annual after school Chinese Moon Cake Festival will be celebrated at 4:00 p.m. on Friday,
September 12th. Also called the Mid-Autumn Festival, it is a very important and traditional part
of Chinese culture. We would like to invite all CoIS students, parents and staff to join us in this

September 15th 19th - Semana de las Independencias

We would like to invite all CoIS students, parents and staff to join our celebration of
Independence Days in the Spanish-speaking world throughout Central America and in Chile.
The students’ presentation will be held on Friday, September 19th at 2:30 p.m. Please let Ms.
Yoly know if you can help with this weeklong celebration.

September 24th- Picture Day

Our annual picture day will be Wednesday, September 24th. The students will be photographed
individually as well as with their class and the entire school. Please return your picture order
forms as soon as possible.


      Enrichment registration forms
      Semana de las Independencias flyer
Upcoming Events:

September 12th        4 p.m. Moon Cake Festival
September 19th        Semana de las Independencias presentation
September 24th        SCHOOL PICTURE DAY
October 7th           10 a.m. International Tea Party – Myanmar/Burma and Paraguay
October 6th-10th      ERB testing 1st-8th grade students
October 10th          Progress reports sent home
October 13th-17th     Parent-teacher conferences
October 20th-24th     FALL BREAK; Camp offered


Please help us build shelving in the new storage sheds by donating any brackets, hooks,
hardware or shelves you can. Your donations are greatly appreciated.

PTSO Reminder

Please return your e-book and Butter Braid order forms by September 18th and your T-shirt and
clothing order forms by September 19th with checks made payable to “CoIS-PTSO”. Thank you!

Enrichment Program Update

Please see the updated registration form for enrichment classes

Community Bulletin Board (send notices to

Join Ms. Jenn in the Komen Race for the Cure, Sunday, October 5th, 2008. For more information
on how to register, please contact Ms. Jenn, the hotline (303) 744-2088, e-mail:, or visit

Thank you for returning your folder on Thursday, September 11th!

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