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Student Check-In

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Student Check-In

School Year 2018 – 2019


 

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CHECK-IN

 

Check-In is for all students in grades K - 8 and is scheduled on Thursday, August 2, 2018 from 8:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M. Every family is asked to be at Check-In in order to complete school paperwork and receive important information regarding the school year.  Students will have their school picture taken, learn about clubs and activities, and complete hearing and vision screenings, if required. Parents will have an opportunity to complete all paperwork, turn in Immersion driving paperwork, buy lunch credits, pay fees for the yearbook and other activities.  PTCO will be there to help families know how to record volunteer hours, explain fundraising options, sell Challenge spirit wear, and collect money for the Howler School Directory. Students will be able to walk around, find their classroom(s), and set up their lockers.

Times are assigned by the first letter of your family's last name. Please make every attempt to arrive during your time slot as it helps with crowd control:

 

Time                             Last Name

8:00 A.M. – 8:30 A.M.     A – B

8:30 A.M. – 9:00 A.M.     C

9:00 A.M. – 9:30 A.M.     D – E 

9:30 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.   F – G

10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. H – J

10:30 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. K - L

11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.  Closed for lunch

12:00 P.M. – 12:30 P.M.  M

12:30 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.    N – P 

1:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M.     Q – R

1:30 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.     S 

2:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.     T – V 

2:30 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.     W – Z  

 

Any students unable to attend Check-In on August 2nd may attend a make-up session on August 10th from 9:00 A.M.- 11:00 A.M. Please keep in mind that this will be for turning paperwork in only.  School pictures for these students will be taken on picture retake day September 20th.​

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FORMS

In order to prepare for the start of the 2018-19 school year, Cherry Creek Schools will once again utilize the Parent Online Forms registration system that has successfully been used for the past few years.  Parents who submitted information previously can save time by accessing the system to review, update, and save information previously stored.  Parents can always return to the web-based forms to update information that may change during the year (i.e. cell phone numbers, medical updates, etc.).  The Cherry Creek School District will email more information about the online forms system in late June or early July.

The first step in preparing for Check-In is to complete the online forms at http://my.cherrycreekschools.org.  The online forms must be completed prior to Check-In on Thursday, August 2nd.  If they are not completed, you will be asked to complete the online registration in the computer lab before proceeding with the rest of Check-In. Once you have completed the online registration process, please print the school forms, fill them out, and bring them with you to Check-In. PRINTABLE FORMS HERE

FEES

In order to help plan ahead, the following fees may be collected at Check-In:

Payable in one check made out to Challenge School:

Activity Fee                  $10             

District-wide fee to partially offset the cost of operating clubs and activities; this fee is optional.

Yearbook                      $26/$29      

The cost of the yearbook alone is $26, with the additional insert $29; optional.

Club fees                      

Registration fee for each club is listed; optional.

     Chess Club                $110

     Speech & Debate       $200

     Technology Student Association (TSA)       $320


Payable in one check made out to CCFS (Cherry Creek Food Services):

Meal credits                                    

Varies; may also be added online at www.paypams.com.               

Elementary breakfast: $1.85/day

Elementary lunch: $3.00/day

Middle school breakfast: $2.05/day

Middle school lunch: $3.25/day

Applications for free and reduced meals can be found online at www.ccsdcafe.org. A new application must be completed every year.

 

Payable in one check made out to Challenge School PTCO:

Howler                         $5               School directory; optional

Spirit wear                   Varies


VanGogh School Photography will be offering online ordering and payment for the 2018-19 School Year.  Details will be available on Check-In Day. 

 

CHECK-IN STATIONS

Required forms are bold and underlined and optional forms are italicized.

 

STEP 1:      ONLINE PARENT FORMS CONFIRMATION..................MAIN HALL

  • Confirm Online Parent Forms complete
  • Pick up Fee Payment Form
  • Pick up Checklist to use at each station

 

STEP 2:      YEARBOOK AND TECHNOLOGY.............................................GYM

  • Turn in Yearbook Order Form, if applicable, and have Fee Payment Form signed
  • Turn in Technology Usage Form

 

STEP 3:      DRIVING PAPERWORK.........................................................GYM

  • Turn in Authorization to Use Privately Owned Vehicle on School District Business Form (EEAG-E Form)
  • Turn in copy of driver's license and auto insurance declaration page

 

STEP 4:      LOCKERS……………………………………………………….…………….GYM

  • Middle school students only – turn in Locker Agreement Form and obtain locker assignment

 

STEP 5:      CARPOOL……………………………………………………………………..GYM

  • Turn in West Carpool Lot Form, if applicable

 

STEP 6:      TEACHER ASSIGNMENT/CLASS SCHEDULE……………………….GYM

  • Elementary students can find out the name and room number of their teachers if they don't know it.
  • Middle school students only – pick up class schedule for the 2018-2019 school year

 

STEP 7:      CLUBS...........................................................​…………….....GYM

  • Learn about and sign up for Chess Club, Destination Imagination, and/or Speech and Debate
  • Have Fee Payment Form signed for any clubs in which students register

 

STEP 8:      NURSE…………………………………………………………………………GYM

  • Turn in Immunization Forms, if applicable (provided by doctor's office)
  • Turn in Allergy and Anaphylaxis Plan, if applicable
  • Turn in School Asthma Care Plan, if applicable
  • Turn in Consent for Prescription/Homeopathic Medication at School Form, if applicable
  • Turn in any medications if needed

STEP 9:      BOOKKEEPER………………………………………………………………..GYM

  • All fees, other than meal credits, PTCO expenses, and school pictures, should be paid with one check payable to: "Challenge School". We cannot accept credit cards.
  • Pay CCSD Student Activity Fee (optional): $10
  • Pay for Yearbook (optional): $26/$29
  • Pay for Clubs (optional):
    • Chess Club: $110
    • Speech and Debate: $200

 

STEP 10:    MEAL CREDITS…………………………………………………….CAFETERIA

  • Purchase meal credits with a separate check made payable to: "CCFS" (Cherry Creek Food Services).
  • Meal credits may also be purchased online at www.paypams.com.
  • Turn in Free and Reduced-Priced School Meal Form if not completed online. Note: applications are processed faster if submitted online at www.ccsdcafe.org.

 

STEP 11:    PTCO………………………………………………………………….CAFETERIA

  • Order a Howler (school directory): $5.00
  • Purchase spirit wear (varied pricing)
  • Learn about fundraising options
  • Sign up to volunteer
  • Learn how to log hours
  • Pay with a separate check payable to: "Challenge School PTCO"
  • Sign up for your FREE 2018 Wolf Run shirt HERE

 

STEP 12:    STUDENT PICTURES AND ID………………………...............LIBRARY

  • Have picture taken for the yearbook and student ID
  • Find out about online ordering options
  • Pick up student ID

 

STEP 13:    HEARING SCREENING………………………………….ROOM 149 (ART)

  • Students in grades K, 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 must complete state-mandated hearing screening

 

STEP 14:    VISION SCREENING........................................ ROOM 151 (ART)

  • Students in grades K, 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7 must complete state-mandated hearing screening

 

STEP 15:    VERIFICATION……………………………………………..MAIN HALLWAY

  • Turn in completed Check-In form.

 

Congratulations, you are checked in! You may now go tour the building to see where your classes will be and set up your locker if you are a middle school student.

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