Welcome to Coffin Elementary School

Principal: Mr. Steve Ciembroniewicz
School Hours: 9:00am-3:30pm

October Calendar

Coffin Calendar October 2014

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Kindergarten / First Grade / Multiage – Parent Information Night Resources

Thanks to all of you who were able to attend our recent information/curriculum nights.  Many families have requested the resources shared during these events and they can now be found at this link:

http://www.brunswick.k12.me.us/cof/fall-2014-curriculum-nights-resources/

Just a reminder that Coffin Elementary School Open House (visiting your child’s classroom with your family) will be on Thursday, October 2 from 6:00 – 7:00 @ PM.  We hope to see you then!

 

Kindergarten Family Day – Additional Resources

It was truly a pleasure welcoming our Kindergarten families to Coffin School this morning!  Thank you all for coming today.

Here are a few resources (from today and a few others) that might be of interest as we kickoff the 2014-15 school year:

Click HERE for the handout shared with families today (includes arrival/dismissal information, Growth mindset, and lunch information)

Click HERE for the transitions handout shared with families at our Kindergarten Information Night in May.

Click HERE for the Questions and Answers handout shared with families at our Kindergarten Information Night in May.

Click HERE for a link that Mrs. Bradley discovered from the Hawaii School Readiness Initiative.

Click HERE for an excerpt from the Minneapolis Public Schools on K transitions.

Looking forward to our fun-filled year of learning ahead!

 

Emergency Information Cards

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Message from Mr. Perzanoski concerning Emergency Information Cards!

Title I Schools Parent Notification

Title I Schools Parent Notification: (if the teacher is not highly qualified)  Timely notice to parents must be sent if their child has been taught for four or more consecutive weeks by a teacher who is not highly qualified.  Continue reading

September Lunch Menu

September 2014 Elementary Lunch MenuClick to Download!

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SUGGESTED GENERAL SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

COFFIN SCHOOL SUGGESTED
GENERAL SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST
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IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO PURCHASE ANY OR ALL OF THESE ITEMS.
FOR ALL STUDENTS:

PLEASE PROVIDE AN EXTRA CHANGE OF CLOTHING AND
REPLACE ANY THAT RETURN HOME
PLEASE PUT YOUR CHILD’S NAME ON ALL PERSONAL ITEMS

GRADE K
BACKPACK, LARGE WITH ZIPPERS (no clip closure)
SNEAKERS FOR GYM CLASS (PREFERABLY WITH VELCRO)
HEALTHY DAILY SNACK
(PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR CHILD’S TEACHER RE: NUT ALLERGIES) Continue reading

IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND DATES


For Coffin School Kindergarten Families 2014

Tuesday, September 2: K Screening
(appointments scheduled for those who missed the May screening)
Wednesday, September 3:
Class Placement Day Class Placement (no students attending)

Thursday, September 4:  Family Day, Classes:
Caron, Sapp, Stinson, Rickards & Strait attend from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.
Burgess, Hunt, Jordan, Lucas & Thomas attend from 10:45 A.M. to 11:45 A.M.
Parent(s) or a designee attends with the child riding the bus if assigned.
Friday, September 5:  Short Day, Dismissal will be at 11:30 AM.

Monday, September 8 begins regular school hours: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

GRADE 1 AND MULTI-AGE
Wednesday, August 27 from 5 – 6 PM
Meet & Greet
Thursday, September 18 from 6:30 – 7:30 PM
Parent Information Night

Grade K
Thursday, September 11 from 6:15-7:30
Parent Curriculum Night (childcare available)

All School Open House:
Thursday, October 2 from 6 – 7 PM

BSD School Year Calendar 2014-15

BSD Adopted Calendar 2014-2015 - Click to Download!

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Math In Focus (Singapore Math) Program

The Brunswick School Board has adopted the Math In Focus (Singapore Math) Program.  This K-5 mathematics program is modeled after the “Singapore Math” which has made Singapore a top performing nation on international comparison studies for the past 15 years.  Math In Focus is solidly aligned with the Common Core of Standards and emphasizes: Continue reading