CSCS FAMILY RESOURCES

 

Resources and information for current families of The Cottonwood School of Civics and Science.

Upcoming Events

Stay Tuned for Summer and
2019/20 School Year Updates

 

 

Thanks for a fantastic year!

Have a safe summer 🙂

 

 

Smith Rock 2019
OMSI Overnight
1/2 Class Fieldwork, Nov 2018
Apr 2019 Kinder Art

CSCS In the News

CSCS gets covered in the news often, so if you would like to keep up the latest, you will find the articles listed on the ‘In the News’ page.

Grade 6, Civil Rights in Portland

Class Info Pages

Each classroom has individual pages dedicated to sharing information regarding that class about field work, class updates, student pictures, volunteer opportunities and more.

 

Fieldwork Updates

Want to see what your kids are up to in the field? Check out the fieldwork updates with images by CSCS Fieldwork Coordinator and Place-Based Education Specialist, Sarah K. Anderson.

 

Calendar

View the static PDF of the school calendar to find out what days school is in session and what days there are no school for the current school year.

 

 

Volunteering

Each family is expected to volunteer 24 hours (per student) throughout the school year and there are plenty of opportunities for anyone willing to give the time. Examples include (but are not limited to):

 

Benefits of Volunteering 🙂

 

  • You are setting a good example for your child
  • When parents get involved, children do better
  • You are helping your community
  • Meet other parents

Friends of Cottonwood (PTO)

Friends of Cottonwood is the parent-teacher organization, with a mission of supporting volunteer and fundraising efforts on behalf of the school.

Facebook Updates

If you like to connect with the school and other parents via Facebook, here is your chance.

Learn More About Place-Based Education

 

The overarching philosophy of The Cottonwood School of Civics and Science is to create a community of learners that are deeply involved in developing a sense of place.

 

grades 1-2, mountains

Supply & Fieldwork Fees

Family Handbook

Documents

Newsletter Archives

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