Thursday, February 26, 2015
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News and Announcements

Two Hour Delay Friday
Due to snow, Greenville County Schools and offices will operate on a two hour delay on Friday, February 26.  Chandler Creek will open doors for students at 9:15.  Classess will begin at 10:00. 


Student Wins Second Place in Art Show

Rikard Herb, a 1st grader in Ms. Fennell's art class, was awarded 2nd place at the annual district elementary art show. Three other Chandler Creek students, AJ Haney (Ms. Fennell's class) Jennifer Silva, and Amber Lue Qui (Mr. Patton's class) also had their artwork on display at the show. Congratulations to these students!


Universal Free Breakfast Now Offered
Chandler Creek has been lucky enough to receive universal free breakfast for all students beginning on Monday, February 23. Students may eat at no cost between 7:15-7:45AM daily in the cafeteria.

In order for students to arrive to class on time, any student wishing to eat breakfast should arrive to the school cafeteria by 7:45AM.


Real Men Read

Chandler Creek hosted Real Men Read on Friday, February 20.  Students had the opportunity to hear stories from fathers, grandfathers, family friends, as well as several celebrity readers including JDew, from the Greenville Drive, and Congressman Trey Gowdy.  To read more about this exciting event visit Greenville Online


A Message From Mrs. Mills
A message from Mrs. Mills


NEW Spring State Test Dates

The new test our state will administer to all 3rd-8th graders will be given on the following dates. This is earlier than ever before. Please mark your calendars as attendance at these times is important.
April 28 - Writing and ELA.
April 29 - Reading.
April 30 - Math.
May 7 - Science (4th-8th grade only).
May 8 - Social Studies (4th-8th grade only)
 
More information regarding the ACT Aspire will be coming home in student folders in March.


Basketball Stars

Congratulations to two of Chandler Creek’s students. Braydan D. and Nix W. represented Greenville County in the Elks Lodge Upstate Hoop Shoot basketball contest.  Nix placed 2nd and Brayden placed 1st.  Brayden will now represent the Upstate in the State competition in Orangeburg, SC. . Congratulations and good luck!! 


Reedy River 5k/ Cool School Challenge

 

This year CCE will be participating in the Fit’s Cool School Challenge on March 6th  and 7th, 2015.  The Challenge is part of the TD Bank Reedy River Run.  Along with the health benefits of running, it is a wonderful family event in which every participant will receive a race t-shirt as well as drinks and snacks, after the race.  Here’s how to receive more information:  www.reedyriverrun.com

To register for the race you must go to http://go-greenevents.com/fitscoolelementary, and find CCE on the list.  Students will have the option of signing up for the Youth Mile or the 5k race at a discounted rate.   Parents will not be eligible for the discounted rate but will have the option of signing up for the 5k or 10k race.  You will pay on your own as well as pick up your own race packets.  We hope to see a large CCE family at the Reedy River Fits Cool School Challenge!!


Champion Cupboard
The Champion Cupboard is a weekend food backpack program that supports students in our school that are in need.  We collect nonperishable food items all year long. If you are able to help with this worthy cause, please send in food items with your child to be placed in the boxes outside of the cafeteria or given to their teacher.  We are currently in need of peanut butter, pasta, pasta sauce, and cereal or cereal bars. Thanks for your support!  


Our School Report Card
Chandler Creek received an Absolute Rating of Good and A Growth Rating of Average. Read more about our school report card here.


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