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  • SUCCESSFUL CES Pajama Drive

    CES Pajama Drive We want to say thank you to everyone for your support on our Pajama Drive. We were able to collect 226 pairs of pajamas! I should be delivering them this weekend to Jacksonville.

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  • CES Christmas Spirit Week

    Dec. 13: Don’t Be a Grinch Be a Cindy Lou: Wear green but give notes of kindness Dec. 16:TRIBE Spirit- wear CES ATTIRE with Holiday socks or holiday necklace Dec. 17: Team Spirit- each grade level choose your holiday theme to wear Dec. 18: Holly Jolly Christmas- wear a Christmas shirt or Ugly Sweater Dec. 19 Silent Night on the Polar Express: wear cozy PJ’s - Staff Gathering After School Dec. 20 STEAMA & Noggin Toppers - wear holiday headgear

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  • USS Missouri Replica by CES Student

    CES 8th grade student uses his love of Legos and old war ships to create a replica of the USS Missouri. It took him about one month to create the Missouri, complete with turrets, aircraft, and radars. Brown says he does not use kits, but prefers to use the images from stills and movies.

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  • Santa Claus is coming to town! STEAMA Town

    STEAMA Santa visit’s Chinquapin Elementary!

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  • CES Wins Third Place in the State Super School Video for Middle Schools!

    JaCorey Davis, 8th grade student advisory council representative, and Mrs. Summerlin, 8th Grade ELA & SS teacher, submitted a video about Chinquapin Elementary. The video placed 3rd out of hundreds of videos entered in the state.

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  • ARTISTIC DATA Middle school students combine computer science and the arts!

    “The visual artists, particularly Anne, have done really good stuff with introducing those concepts and using the approaches,” Reardon said.

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  • CES Winter STEAMA Night!

    Student displays include LED Christmas trees, science fair projects, and a STEAMA photo booth among several other things! The Chorus and Band will be completing the night with a concert for all! Concessions will be available for purchase beginning at 6:30 for those needing to grab a bite to eat before attending.

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  • D.A.R.E. Graduation for CES 5th Graders!

    Thank you Officer Forster! CES D.A.R.E. Graduates! This year millions of school children around the world will benefit from D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education), the highly acclaimed program that gives kids the skills they need to avoid involvement in drugs, gangs, and violence.

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  • STEAMA Field Trip - Garry Krinsky, Toying With Science

    Students were entertained and educated about the principles of gravity, leverage, fulcrums and simple machines by Garry Krinsky, Toying with Science today at a schoolwide STEAMA field trip.

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  • NOVEMBER'S STEAMA DAY a HUGE SUCCESS!

    STEAMA Day 11/4 was a big success! The entire school was privileged to participate in the Game Day Cardboard Challenge on STEAMA day. Students in 7th and 8th grade worked with Ms. Anne Haugh and Mrs. Nina Gail Lanier to create "cardboard" games for students in grades K-8 to play. The creators and participants had a blast!

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  • STEAMA Teacher Takes Learning Outside the Classroom

    Mrs. Ann took students on a Listening Walk as part of their introduction to the Sound Unit of Study. Students sat quietly, closed their eyes and listened. They would then document whatever they heard using words or pictures.

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  • Bright Ideas Winner - Britani Becher, 5th Grade Teacher

    Mrs. Becher wrote a Bright Ideas grant for Bench Buddies. This will place benches in our courtyard, and students may choose to sit on a bench that needs a friend that day. Some days we all need a friend. What an awesome way to build community! Go, Mrs. Becher!

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  • PINK OUT!

    Pink Out Celebrations a great success! Thank you Kristen Sumner, guest speaker, and we love you Mrs. Ann Carpenter!

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  • SRO Sandlin loves his school!

    School Resource Officer William Sandlin loves his school. Every day he is walking the halls, talking with students and teachers, and doing what it takes to keep our school safe. He's always willing to lend a helping hand to make our school a little brighter, a little more inviting for students, staff, and the community. Thank you, Officer Sandlin for all you do!

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  • Easier than ever to collect Box Tops for School!

    Scan your receipts to collect Box Tops for our school!

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  • Students Take Part in Voting Today!

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  • Download the DCS Mobile App Today!

    We've added one last thing to your school supplies. (Don't worry, it's free.)

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