Monday, May 21, 2018

End of the year details

Monday, May 21
  • Comfy Clothes Day
Tuesday, May 22
  • Genre Day
  • Middle School Band Concert - 7:00
Wednesday, May 23
  • Sports Day (hats allowed)
Thursday, May 24
  • 80's Day
  • NJHS Induction Ceremony - 7:00
Friday, May 25
  • Crazy Sock Day (with College T)
  • Locker clean out -- students will bring all materials home. Anything they need for the last week of school will be supplied by teachers.
  • Please give your students guidelines for any remaining materials (donate or bring home).
  • Assigned locks must be on assigned lockers. There will be a $10 fee for any missing or broken locks.
  • EARLY RELEASE
  • Last OSA at 10:00 
  • Please email Front Desk before 9 AM if you plan to pick up your student from the OSA.
Monday, May 28
  • Memorial Day
  • no school
Tuesday, May 29
  • 5th, 6th and 7th normal schedule (8th running field day)
  • 5th, 6th and 7th school uniform day
  • 8th Grade athletic wear
  • grades are submitted
  • 8th grade graduation - 7:00
Wednesday, May 30
  • Valleyfair for 6th-8th students
  • non-uniform (can wear any footwear and do not need socks, no spaghetti straps, short shorts, crop tops, or swimsuits)
Thursday, May 31
  • last day of school :( 
  • middle school field day
  • athletic wear for 5-8 students
  • end of day changes must be to Front Desk by 2:45 as all K-7 students will be loading buses by 3:15 for 8th grade send-off (buses/carline should be running normal schedule)

Monday, May 14, 2018

Important End of Year Dates

21-25 Spirit Week Attire 
M- comfy clothes/PJ’s
T- genre day- dress in a genre of music, history, fashion trends, etc.
W- Sports day (hats are allowed)  
Th- throw it back to the 80’s 
F- Funky socks! Add some fun to your outfit. The crazier, the better! 

*socks required everyday. Attire must be school appropriate.

May 17 - Choir Concert @ 7:00pm

May 22nd - Band Concert @ 7:00pm

May 24th - NJHS Ceremony @ 7:00pm


May 25th - Locker clean-out day
Students are encouraged to start cleaning out their lockers as the end of the year approaches. There will be time provided on May 25th during the school day. Teachers will assist with returning missing CA Textbooks/books and checking students lockers during this initial clean-out. 

May 29th - 8th Grade Graduation @ 7:00pm


ALL CA Textbooks/Books need to be collected before the last day of school to avoid a fine.


Wednesday, May 2, 2018


Image result for feliz cinco de mayoHola, CA students and families!

Happy Spring! Since cinco de mayo falls on a Saturday this year, the middle school Spanish classes will be celebrating with some food, videos, and outside time on Thursday and Friday! Many students signed up to bring food in to class these days - GRACIAS/THANK YOU to everyone who is contributing to our fiesta!

Friday, April 27, 2018


Week of May 14th to the end of the year
Interims this week in Reading!
Animal and Human Reproduction in Science
IC closes on the 18th for teachers to grade/reopen for parents on the 25th
Next week, May 21st-25th is SPIRIT WEEK! 
Please make sure your child's clothing choices are school appropriate    Thank you!

Monday- Comfy clothes/PJ’s   

Tuesday- Genre day- dress in a genre of music, history, fashion trends, etc.

Wednesday- Sports day (hats are allowed)  

Thursday- Throw it back to the 80’s 

Friday- Funky socks with college t-shirts and out of uniform bottoms
May 28th Memorial Day/ No school
May 29th Field Day
May 30th All school Field Trip/ 5th grade to the Big Thrill Factory
May 31st Last Day/ Talent Show 9-11/





Week of April 30th –May 4th
Please bring in an empty shoebox for Science
Relay for Life Non-uniform on May 4th- $2 non-uniform pants, $4 non-uniform pants and top,$5 non-uniform pants, top and hat: school appropriate, thanks! (Money due by the 4th)
Middle School Bash on May 11th. Please email me if your child can stay for the bash. 3:30-5:50 outside. Only money that needed is for food. Children not picked up by 5:30 will go to Clubhouse.
Science MCA for 5th grade: May 1st and 2nd
1st and 2nd hour
Wordly Wise 20 due on the 4th
We are reading Merchant of Venice (no homework)
Science MCA’s and creating a wetland diorama (shoe boxes needed)

Monday, March 19, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

A reminder-spaghetti dinner is on Friday from 5-7 at the Cologne Community Center (next door to CA).  This an event you do not want to miss!  

All are welcome to this family event- family-friendly pricing, too.  Tickets are purchased online.

The Silent Auction is open for bidding on many amazing teacher experiences as well as many cool baskets and other items and services.  

Once you have registered, bidding and buying tickets is quick and easy.  Follow the below...  the bidding is exciting.  All money raised goes back to our awesome programs.  Please pass the word! 




See you Friday!

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Please sign up at the link below for a shift: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0849A4A72FA3FF2-students Questions? 


Please send a message to Katie Rotz at krotz@cologneacademy.org