CMS West Library is in need of library volunteers during the lunch hours. Duties include: circulating books, monitoring the library, covering new books, shelving materials, laminating, etc. Please consider contributing as a library volunteer. Each shift is 1 hour. Feel free to sign up for both shifts in one day if you prefer. Click here to sign up for a volunteer shift. Thanks!
Donations Needed for Curriculum Night
We are providing snacks to the West staff on August 29th before Curriculum Night to get them through the very long day. Please click here to sign up for a donation.All donations can be dropped off at the front office at 4:30 on August 29th. Please supply donations in disposable containers or containers that are labeled for return. A member of the hospitality team will be there to receive your item. Thank you!
Join the Hospitality Committee!
We are in need of parents who are willing to serve on the Hospitality Committee this year! This can involve a variety of roles in helping to cook, set-up, or serve. Luncheons occur once a month at CMSW and it’s a great opportunity to interact with your learner’s teacher and staff. You do not have to be available each time, but can volunteer to be contacted once a month. Please contact Christine Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jennings Rauschenbach at JenningsR@verizon.net if you are interested.
Check out our new spirit wear here! Show your Wrangler Pride...AND support our school at the same time! All profits from spirit wear go right back to CMS West PTO. All orders will be delivered to your learner at school.
Lariette Spaghetti Dinner Aug 31
The 29th Annual Lariette Spaghetti Dinner, Raffle and Silent Auction will be held from 5 to 7 pm on Friday, August 31st at CHS in the Commons before the first home football game against Sachse High School.
Tickets for the event are $10 for the adult dinner and $5 for children ages 3 to 12. The raffle tickets are $5 and $1 and items include a golf outing for four, a GoPro HERO5, a sapphire and gold bracelet, Dallas Star tickets and more.
The online and silent auctions offer amazing items this year! Hundreds of items are available for bidding including a one-night stay and breakfast for two at Omni Park West, a tour of the Dallas Cowboy War Room and practice facility, event tickets, and designer accessories.
For the first time ever, there will be Lariette offerings. The winning bid for the Jr Lariette item will allow the lucky winner to participate in activities at the remaining 4 home CHS football games and wear a Jr Lariette uniform! Other items up for bid include an ice cream party with Lariettes as well as an opportunity to bid on babysitting services to be provided by Lariettes. These offerings will be available at the silent auction on August 31st.
The online auction features Ride to School in a Coppell Police Car, a Ride to School in a Coppell Fire Truck, and many other exciting items. The online auction will run from August 21st-28th at www.chslariettes.com.
Dates Set for iLead CISD 2018-19 & NEW iLead II Want to know more about Coppell ISD? Applications are now open for iLead, a six-session leadership training opportunity designed to help parents and community members gain insight into the operations of Coppell ISD, learn more about district service opportunities and build capacity for future Board and committee leadership. The cost to participate in iLead is $50, which helps defray district expenses such as t-shirts, training materials, food, etc. This year, we are excited to introduce iLead II, a three-week training program for graduates of iLead. Visit www.coppellisd.com/ilead for more information and session dates on both programs and to apply to participate. Email email@example.com with questions.
Order Coppell ISD Ed Foundation Shirts by Aug. 17 It's a new school year, with a new Coppell ISD Education Foundation logo, and a new opportunity to purchase your 2018 CEF shirt! By purchasing a shirt, you are supporting CEF and our “Give for Grants” fundraising campaign. The money raised provides CISD educators grants for innovative classroom programs! Shirts are $20 each and can be purchased online by clicking HERE. The order deadline is August 17th.
CISD Seeks Child Nutrition Workers & Crossing Guards CISD is looking for Child Nutrition managers, Child Nutrition employees and crossing guards for the 2018-19 school year. Starting pay is $12 per hour for Child Nutrition employees and $10.51 per hour for crossing guards. Apply at www.coppellisd.com.
City of Coppell Seeks Vision 2040 Input The City of Coppell needs your input! The Vision 2040 initiative is a large-scale community visioning project that will ultimately create the Vision 2040 Strategic Plan. Central to the initiative are in-depth community engagement efforts with an emphasis on transparency, diversity and inclusivity. You are invited to participate in community engagement sessions from August to October. Everyone is welcome, and RSVPs are appreciated. Upcoming sessions include:
August 13 3-4:30 pm or 7-8:30 pm Cozby Library and Community Commons
August 15 11 am – 12:30 pm or 6-7:30 pm Life Safety Park
August 16 1:30-3 pm or 5:30-7 pm The CORE (Child Watch service provided.)
Save the dates! Other engagement sessions will be held from September 10-15 and October 1-5. Details are forthcoming. For more information, visit the Vision 2040 Portal.
Calling All Volunteers!
CMS West loves our administration and teachers—but we need EVERYONE’s help to make certain things happen. Please click here to view the current volunteer list and see where you could lend a hand. Thank you!
*Please be sure your background check has been submitted before signing up for any of these positions! Submit here.
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