Mark Your Calendar!
Monday, Dec. 12th - Day 2
- MS Boys' Basketball vs. Wyndcroft 3:45pm @ The Wyndcroft School
- MS Girls' Basketball vs. Wyndcroft 3:45pm @ 500 Gym
Tuesday, Dec. 13th - Day 3
- NEHS Field Trip: Operation Lifting Spirits
- Academic Team Meet @ Phoenixville HS 9:30am
- HS Boys' Basketball vs. Downingtown East 6:00pm @ 535 Gym
Wednesday, Dec. 14th - Day 4
- Grades K-6: ROAR T-shirt Day (Wear your CCS ROAR T-shirt with CCS Uniform Bottoms)
- HS Girls' Basketball vs. Kimberton Waldorf 4:30pm @ 535 Gym
- MS Music Winter Concert 6:30pm @ 515 Auditorium - Ticketed Event
Thursday, Dec. 15th - Day 5
- 3rd Grade Field Trip: Franklin Institute (Morriset, K. Stevenson, Moore, Grandizio, and Krueger)
- Grades 7-8: MS Student Council Winter Bake Sale
- Grades 9-12: Tri-M Hot Cocoa Sale
- MS Girls' Basketball vs. Odyssey Charter (DE) 3:45pm @ Odyssey Charter (DE)
- MS Boys' Basketball vs. Odyssey Charter (DE) 4:45pm @ Odyssey Charter (DE)
- HS Boys' Basketball vs. Hellen Thackston Charter 5:30pm @ 535 Gym
- HS Music Winter Concert 6:30pm @ 515 Auditorium - Ticketed Event
Friday, Dec. 16th - Day 6
- 3rd Grade Field Trip: Franklin Institute (Cortlessa, Egolf, Morganstern, Gubanich, and Perrino)
- Grades 9-12: Ugly Sweater Day - Wear Ugly Sweaters with Uniform Bottoms or Jeans @ 535 Building
- Grades K-12: Cougar Pride Day - Wear Your Cougar Gear with Uniform Bottoms or Jeans
- HS Music Field Trip @ St. Martha Villa for Independent & Retirement Living
- HS Girls' Basketball vs. Plumstead Christian 5:00pm @ 535 Gym
Chester County Library Employee Donation
Each year, employees of the Chester County Library select a community organization to be the beneficiaries of an employee collection. This year, Collegium is fortunate to be the recipient of their donation.
Uniform Policy Revision
Revision to the Uniform Policy from the CCS Student Code of Conduct:
Current: "For safety reasons, students may not wear open-toed shoes, open-backed shoes, slippers, sandals or flip-flops. Tights or socks that are showing must be either the student’s shirt color, white, or black.”
Revision: “For safety reasons, students may not wear open-toed shoes, open-backed shoes, slippers, sandals or flip-flops. Tights, leggings, or socks that are showing must be either the student’s shirt color, white, or black. Leggings that are showing under a uniform must extend to the ankles; no other length is acceptable. Leggings that are showing must conform to the ankles and may not be flared. Items showing must be pattern-free."
Time Is Running Out!
If you would like to participate in our Science Fair, please make sure to submit your online registration by December 16th.
Even if you aren't 100% sure you're going to participate or not, sign up so we have your information in our database as a "placeholder". Our long Winter Break is the perfect time to decide, do a few experiments, and learn something new!
Questions? Contact Ms. Yanoviak (Kindergarten) or Mrs. Tobin (1st-12th Grades).
Grades K-6th Character Development Program: Fairness, Responsibility, Respect, Citizenship, Trustworthiness, and Caring.
Here at Collegium, students are recognized by staff for their good character and their names and photos are added to the Good Character Walls. We have new additions to our Good Character Walls:
- Arjun Balany
- Bendu Dorley
- Jason Moore
- Aidan Palloni
- Isabelle "Izzy" Newman
- Curtis Kallon
- Lillian Miller
- Aidan Rieder
- Benjamin Johnson
- Aliya Long
- Keegan Brady
- Nicholas Christino
- Ashleigh Batdorf
- Grace Koberg
- Annamarie Arcaro
- Abigail Webb
Don't forget to raise money for the HSA just by shopping on Amazon while completing your online shopping this holiday season!
Use the link below to shop AmazonSmile and select Collegium Charter School as your charity. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Collegium.
Direct HSA Donations
Are you looking to give a less-traditional gift this holiday season? Consider a direct donation to the HSA in your student's name or your family's name.
All donations are tax-deductible and all funds raised by the HSA benefit Collegium programs including field trip scholarships, uniform scholarships, and even the 468 playground fund. There are two ways to donate:
1. Print the form below and return to school with cash or check in an envelope marked "ATTN: HSA".
2. Visit to make your donation online using the link below.
CCS Night at Urban Air
Looking for something fun to do during Winter Break? The HSA is sponsoring CCS Night at Urban Air Trampoline Park in Downingtown, Wednesday, December 21st from 4:00pm-8:00pm. Mention that you are with Collegium when you check-in and the HSA will earn 20% of the proceeds.