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Holiday Gift Card Drive- The annual Holiday Gift Card Drive is back this year! All the gift cards donated will be going to Cooley families who are in need this holiday season.  You will be competing in your 3rd period classes.  The class goal for each 3rd period is $100 in gift cards.  The 3rd period class in each grade level and 7th/8th-grade mix classes who donate the most will earn a donut or pizza party.  The drive will start on 11/30 and will end on 12/14.  The gift cards should be in increments of $5, $10, or $20. Here are a few gift card ideas: Safeway, Winco, Raley’s, Bel-Air, Savemart, Walgreens, CVS, Rite-Aid, Walmart, Target, Amazon.

CHP Toy Drive: Our barrel is in the office to collect new toys/games for the CHP Toy Drive. While you are doing your Christmas shopping, please pick up an extra toy/game to donate to the Toy Drive. Thanks for your support and generosity. The toy drive will conclude on 12/14/21.

CMS Dance Team is hosting their Annual Winter Showcase & Fundraiser on Friday, December 10th, at 6:00 in the multi. Doors open at 5:30. Come support your dance team as they showcase their season’s routines, student choreography, and guest performers! Tickets are sold at the door or from dance team members at $5 each (kids 5 and under are free). Food and drink will be available for purchase. Please bring cash or check payable to “Cooley Middle School.”  We hope to see you there!

8th Grade Families – The Roseville Joint Union High School District (RJUHSD) has announced that the transfer process for the 2022-23 school year will begin on November 15, 2021 through December 22, 2021! All families should email our registrar, Karen Franta at kfranta@rcsdk8.org to request transcripts, discipline and attendance required for transfer within RJUHSD. Requested documents cannot be completed the same day.  

Pedestrians & Bike Riders – Be Safe! – Cooley students, this is just a reminder to be aware of cars and traffic after school.  Crossing guards are there to assist you to make sure your street crossings are safe.  Thank you bike and scooter riders for walking your bikes and scooters off campus and across the streets for safety.  Thank you for continuing to be aware of the traffic around you!

Birthday Marquee: Our new marquee has been repaired and is up and running!! Yay!! If you would like your student’s birthday on the marquee, there are forms in the office. It is $20, cash or check, and the money goes to our Cooley Cares account to help students in need with supplies. Please turn in forms 3 day in advance of the birthday. Thank you.

Lock Up Your Transportation! – Cooley Cobras, remember to keep your belongings safe while on campus.  Please lock up all skateboards, scooters, and bikes while on campus.  If the skateboard / scooter racks are full, please take and lock your item in the bike racks instead.  This will help keep the gate area clear and safe for everyone!

Spirit Wear/Class Color Fridays are back! Wear any Cooley spirit wear item or your class color. 6th grade-green, 7th grade-black, 8th grade white.  Every Friday your Ambassadors will be taking spirit count in your 3rd period class. The class with the most participation for the trimester will earn a class pizza or donut party! Our Nest is the Best!!!

Cobra Closet – Not Accepting Donations: We have been overwhelmed with support from our community and have more clothes in the Cobra Closet than we could ever hope for! THANK YOU! For now, we are going to pause donations until we can get the Cobra Closet organized. Keep an eye on the bulletin for when we start accepting donations again. 

Planners: Your student can purchase a planner in the office for $5.

SCHOOL YEARBOOK: Families can purchase Cooley Yearbooks for $55 online at https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/index.cfm/job/7657.

IMPORTANT REMINDER: Student/Parent Reminder regarding deliveries and drop offs: Students, please do not call your parents to drop off work or items. We cannot deliver items and they cannot be left in the office for pick up. We will not be accepting food nor any other deliveries to the classrooms during the school day, no exceptions. Please make sure that your student has everything they need for the school day when they leave for school. Thank you.

STAY INFORMED! Stay informed about Cooley by using these supports:  Our website is: https://cooley.rcsdk8.org/.  Like us on Facebook:  RCSD Cooley.  Check out our Twitter account:  @RcsdCooley.  Please follow our Instagram account at:  cooley_leadership.  Our daily bulletin is sent M-F to parent emails.

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