Mark Your Calendar!
Monday, Mar. 20th - Day 2
- 150 Building: Grades 2 & 3 Art Club 3:45pm - 4:45pm @ 150 Art Room #908
- 150 Building: K & 1 Art Club 3:45pm - 4:45pm @ 150 Art Room #802
Tuesday, Mar. 21st - Day 3
- Golf vs. AIM Academy 3:30pm @ Whitemarsh Country Club
Wednesday, Mar. 22nd - Day 4
- 468 Building: K & 1 Art Club 3:45pm - 4:45pm @ 486 Building, Art Room #531
- Girls' Lacrosse vs. Coatesville 4:00pm @ Coatesville High School
- HSA Public Meeting 6:30pm @ 435 Conference Room (Originally March 15th, Rescheduled)
Thursday, Mar. 23rd - Day 5
- Golf vs. the Phelps School 3:15pm @ Pickering Valley Golf Club
- 500 Building: Grades 4-6 Art Club 3:45pm - 4:45pm @ 500 Art Room
- Panera Bread Fundraiser (Sponsored by National Honor Society) 4:00pm - 8:00pm @ Panera Bread Exton
Friday, Mar. 24th - Day 6
- Grades K-12: Pay $1.00 to Dress your Best (Proceeds Benefit K-12 Yearbook)
- 515 Building Principals' Coffee Chat 8:30am - 9:30am @ 515 Conference Room
- Baseball vs. Phil-Mont Christian Academy 3:45pm @ Phil-Mont Christian Academy
- Girls' Lacrosse vs. Chichester 3:45pm @ Chichester Senior High School
- Grades 7 & 8: Rec Night 6:00pm - 8:00pm @ 515 Building
Pi Wars USA at Collegium
Collegium is proud to announce our participation in the first annual Pi Wars USA Raspberry Pi Robotics Competition, presented by Achievement House Cyber Charter School and hosted by Collegium Charter School.
CCS High School Online Fundraiser
So far, our 2017-2018 Broadcasting/Video Production equipment fundraiser, via DonorsChoose.org, raised $580 of our $2,380 goal!
Our goal is to purchase equipment for Broadcasting/Video Production courses at the high school and outfit a modest Broadcasting Studio for broader campus use. For additional information and to make your much appreciated donation, please access the link below.
Any amount helps! Thank you and please consider sharing this information with your friends and family!
Promoted to Principals
Collegium is proud to announce that Mr. Gavin Lawler, currently serving as a 150 Building Assistant Principal, has been promoted to 150 Building Principal. Additionally, Mr. Shaun Murphy, our 500 Building Assistant Principal, has also been promoted. Mr. Murphy will become our new 500 Building Principal. Mr. Murphy and Mr. Lawler will begin serving as Principals for the 2017-2018 school year.
NHS Fundraiser At Panera Bread
Our National Honor Society (NHS) will hold a fundraiser at Panera Bread in Exton on Thursday, March 23rd from 4:00pm until 8:00pm.
The goal is to raise funds and support Heifer International, an organization that sends livestock to communities in the developing world to help end world hunger. If you bring the flyer (below) to the register, a portion of your purchase will go towards Heifer International.
Learn more about Heifer International by accessing their link below.
Basketball Intramural Update
The Tuesday Basketball Intramural Program for 2nd and 3rd grades has been extended one week due to last week's winter weather. The final session will be held on Tuesday, March 21st. All families involved in the program should have received notification of the change via email messages this last week.
Please email Mr. Handley with any questions or concerns.
2nd Annual Cougar Classic 5K
Please Note: The price to register for our 5K will increase on Thursday, March 23rd!
Event Registration: Our 2nd Annual Cougar Classic 5K will take place Saturday, April 22nd, right here on campus. Activities include a 5K, 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, and a Kids' Dash. Registration is open! For more information, registration, and details on how to become a sponsor, access the link below.
Event Sponsors: Collegium is seeking sponsors for our Cougar Classic 5K. Businesses, families, or individuals are welcome to become sponsors. Over 500 people registered for the race last year, so it's especially great exposure for small businesses! Click on the link below for more information. Thank you!
*New* Specialty Summer Camps at CCS
Collegium recently developed new Specialty Summer Camp opportunities. During the week of June 19th, we are proud to offer a Basketball Camp and a Drama Camp. Camps will be run by Collegium employees and coaches.
Registration will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. Both Specialty Summer Camps are expected to fill up quickly, so please don't wait to register. For more information and to start the registration process, please access the Specialty Summer Camps Registration Form, below.
Questions? Please email our Director of Athletics and Extra-Curricular Activities, Mr. McCain.
K-12 Spring Dress Your Best Day
This Friday, March 24th, the CCS Yearbook Committee will celebrate their Spring Dress Your Best Day. All K-12 students are welcome to participate by paying $1.00. All proceeds benefit the CCS Yearbook Committee.
Please note: Jeans and sweat clothes/outfits are not permitted. If your child has PE, please make sure he/she brings sneakers to participate. Also, the Yearbook photographers will be around campus to snap pictures of students dressed in their fanciest outfits!
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:
- Nora Murphy
- Trinity Pluck
- Hedrick Bitegeko
- Geo Yoshitomi
- Sophia Nichol
- Shreya Atukuri
- Michael Lent
Comedy Night Sponsored by the HSA
Comedy Night tickets will be on sale until March 31st; however, we are only selling accompanying Child Care spots online until 11:59am on Sunday, March 19th. Don't get stuck paying even more for a sitter!
The HSA partnered with parents of our music students traveling to Iceland to make Child Care available for Comedy Night, April 1st, in the 500 Building from 6:00pm-9:15pm. All children must be picked up by 9:15pm without exception.
For each family, Comedy Night Child Care is $20.00 (first child) and $15.00 (each additional child). All children must be potty trained. Pizza, juice, and snack will be provided! Purchase Comedy Night tickets (including Comedy Night Child Care) by accessing the link below.
Questions? Email CCS parent, Claire Hackett, or call her at 215-285-3381.
Rescheduled HSA Meeting
Due to the recent winter weather, our March 15th general HSA meeting was rescheduled. Now, our next general HSA meeting will be Wednesday, March 22nd at 6:30pm in the 435 Building Conference Room.
Interested in attending? Let us know! Just complete our interest form, below.
If you arrive after 6:30pm, that's not a problem! Just use the 435 Building Main Entrance (shown in the photo with the Collegium graphic on the window) and use the doorbell (press and hold). Someone will provide building access so you can quickly join our meeting!