MESSAGE FROM PRINCIPAL

 

Dear Cedar Creek Families,

 

It is hard to believe that Thanksgiving is one week away!  This is one of my favorite holidays, because it represents a time to reflect on the many people and things we are thankful for.  I want the CCE community to know how thankful I am for each and every student, parent and staff member; this tight-knit community is truly special!  I wish you a week filled with family, friends, laughter, relaxation and fun!

 

Thank you to everyone who came to celebrate Veterans Day at CCE on Monday!  It was a special tribute and wonderful way to teach our students about those who have served our country.

 

We hope to see you tomorrow at our Friday assembly at 7:40AM!

 

We are also looking forward to Eagle Dash tomorrow!  We will not be asking for donations like in the past, we want to simply focus on having fun before the week-long holiday break!  Here is the plan for Eagle Dash Day:

During Specials – two classes will go to the gym and run laps as a fun competition; the other two classes will be learning yoga.  Then, the classes will switch.

During FIT – a parent in each grade level will be talking about health and nutrition, while teachers help students think about things they are thankful for and also touching on limiting video games/screen time as we embark on our week-long Thanksgiving break.

** 2nd grade Specials will change tomorrow to 8:50AM-9:40AM

 

Here are some upcoming dates:

  • Friday, November 16

Eagle Dash race/yoga during Specials

Health/Nutrition/Fitness Education during FIT

  • Monday, November 19-Friday, November 23

Thanksgiving holiday

  • Friday, December 7

Eagle Singers perform at 7:40AM and 6:30PM

  • Friday, December 21

Early Release at 11:50AM

  • Tuesday, January 8

Students return to school

 

From the Art teachers:

Hello wonderful CCE families!  We are writing to inform you of a few fantastic art opportunities this weekend:

1. The East Austin Studio Tour! http://east.bigmedium.org/index.html 

This is an incredible two weekend long event (this will be its last weekend) organized by Big Medium, wherein artists spanning much of east Austin open their studio doors to the public. There are art making festivities, outdoor art installations, and many family friendly activities throughout the weekend as well!

2. The Waller Creek Show! http://www.creekshow.com/

Presented by Waller Creek Conservancy, Creek Show is an outreach program designed to surprise and delight audiences with outstanding light based art installations that celebrate, support, and educate the community on the importance and impact transforming Waller Creek will have on Austin's social, cultural, and ecological future. Launched in 2014 as a one night event, Creek Show has grown in popularity each year with an estimated 20,000 attendees visiting last year.

Also, our new CCE Art Studio Instagram account is up and running! It will be updated on a weekly basis with images and information about what our AMAZING young artists are learning about and creating in the art studios! Find us @cceartstudios

Thank you so much for your time and attention to this email.  We hope that everyone has a lovely and very Happy Thanksgiving!

Ms. Grantges & Mrs. Smith (The Art Teachers of CCE)

 

It has been another successful week at CCE!  We are excited to see everyone tomorrow morning for Friday Assembly at 7:40AM!  Please don't hesitate to reach out if you have questions, concerns or want to celebrate a bright spot on our campus!

 

See you at school soon!

 

Susan Fambrough, Principal

 

 

 

 
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No homework night is Friday, November 16.

Thanksgiving Break is Monday-Friday, November 19-23.


Join Eanes ISD for Family Coding Night on Wed, Nov 28 at Westlake High School. Explore computer science side-by-side with your student. Coding Classes (sign-up required) and Tech Stations on robotics, coding, 3D printing, drones, STEAMcarts & more. 


Eanes ISD is beginning discussions on items for a potential 2019 bond. We invite the community to join in on November 27 as we discuss Facilities. Visit www.eanesbond.com for more information.


Shows run Thursday, December 6 - Sunday, Dec 9 at the Westlake Community Performing Arts Center. To buy tickets, visit https://www.NutcrackerSpectacular.com



SCHOOL CALENDAR

Thursday, November 15, 2018
All day
 
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
 
Friday, November 16, 2018
All day
 
All day
 
All day
 
Monday, November 19, 2018
All day
 
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
All day
 
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
All day
 
Thursday, November 22, 2018
All day
 
Friday, November 23, 2018
All day
 

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CEDAR CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3301 Pinnacle Road, Austin, Texas 78746

http://cce.eanesisd.net

 

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