Thursday, October 27, 2016
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News and Announcements

Red Ribbon Week

October 24-28th is National Red Ribbon week!

Did you know?: Children of parents who talk to their children regularly about drugs are 42% less likely to use drugs than those who don't, yet only a quarter of kids report having these conversations.

Students are invited to demonstrate their commitment to leading healthy, drug-free lifestyles by wearing their red ribbons each day as well as participating in our theme days

Mon., Oct. 24: “ Drugs Won't Stop Be From Being A Success!” Day  (Dress for Success)
Tues., Oct. 25: “Sock It To Drugs!” Day  (Wear Crazy Socks)
Wed., Oct. 26: “Black Out Drugs!” Day  (Wear black)
Thurs., Oct. 27: “Team Up Against Drugs!” Day  (Wear Your Favorite Team Shirts)
Fri., Oct. 28: “I'm a jean-ius!” Day (Wear Jeans)

Parent Suggestion Box

New: Suggestion Box

Chandler Creek Family and Friends,

Do you have any questions about our school? Concerns? Ideas or suggestions?

Please use the new Suggestion Box in the front office to let us know!

Your feedback helps us constantly improve. We want to make Chandler Creek an even better place to go to school!

We value your thoughts and want to hear from you!


Nuevo: Buzón de Sugerencias 
Familia y Amigos de Chandler Creek,
¿Tiene alguna pregunta sobre nuestra escuela? Preocupaciones? Ideas o sugerencias? 
Utilice el nuevo buzón de sugerencias en la oficina para hacérnoslo saber. 
Sus comentarios nos ayudan a mejorar constantemente. ¡Queremos hacer Chandler Creek un lugar aún mejor para asistir a la escuela! 
¡Valoramos sus pensamientos y queremos oír de usted!

Pumpkin Decorating Contest
It’s that time of year again!  Our annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest will begin October 24, 2016!  

Bring in your decorated pumpkins to the library on Monday, October 24th by 8 am!  And don’t forget to bring in your 25 cents to vote for your favorite pumpkin!  Voting will take place through October 28th. 

Pumpkins must be picked up from the library on October 28th. 

We can't wait to see all the book character pumpkins!

Second Grade Testing

All 2nd grade students will participate in the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) on October 24, 25, and 26 and the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills on October 27 & 28. Click here for more information regarding 2nd grade testing.

October Events
Look what's coming up in October at Chandler Creek.  Click on the calendar to see full size.

New Volunteer Policy

The safety of our students is our top priority.  To further safety measures for all students, Greenville County Schools has released a new Volunteer Policy.

All visitors to Chandler Creek should bring their picture ID.  The front office staff will assist in scanning each visitors' picture ID through the electronic sign-in system and providing visitors with a visitors tag. Please Note: Visitors must have their ID scanned through the electronic system EACH time that he/she visits the school. This is a change from previous years.

Anyone wishing to volunteer at Chandler Creek, must have an application and background clearance on record at the school before attending an event or working in the classroom. 

Level I Volunteers:
Level I volunteers may assist with making copies, assisting teachers, working in the classroom, or volunteering for school events such as PTA events. Anyone wishing to become a Volunteer should complete the Volunteer Application Form. The form can be found at the School Visitor and Volunteer Guidelines website. A printed copy of the form should be brought to the school, along with a picture ID.

Level II Volunteers:
Volunteers who wish to mentor students or chaperone for fieldtrips is considered a Level II volunteer.  Level II volunteers should complete the Volunteer Application Form as well as the Volunteer Screening Form.  Both forms can be found at the School Visitor and Volunteer Guidelines website. A printed copy of the Volunteer Application Form should be brought to the school, along with a picture ID.  The applicant will be notified within 24 hours of any problems after a background check has been completed. 

School Events