News and Events

“Meet the Teacher” & “School Supply Drop-Off”

August 9, 2016

Dear CCS Families,

Tomorrow is “Meet the Teacher” & “Supply Drop-Off”
from 10am – Noon.

There will be some parking on Benson Street. There is also parking available at The International Longshoremen’s parking lot on the corner of King and Congress Streets and the former Trojan Labor parking lot on the corner of King and Huger Streets.

If you have not picked up summer packets, they will be available in the office.

We look forward to seeing everyone!

www.charlestoncatholic.com

School Supply Drop Off

School Supply Drop Off

Dear CCS Families,

We hope you are enjoying your summer!

Please drop off school supplies on Wednesday, August 10th from 10am
to Noon. This is also an opportunity for students to meet their
teachers.

If you have not already picked up your information packet, it will be
available in the school office at this time.

All items in the packet must be completed, signed and turned in on
the first day of school.

Looking forward to a great new school year!

The CCS Office Staff

The CCS Office will be CLOSED all day on Wednesday, August 3rd.

The CCS Office will be CLOSED all day on Wednesday, August 3rd.

The office staff will be in training on this date.

We will respond to all emails and voicemail messages on Thursday,
August 4th.

Thank you for your understanding,

Mr. McKay, Mrs. Pennington and Mrs. Fanjoy

Saint Bucks Order July 28th

Get Your Saint Bucks Order Together

We will place a Saint Bucks order on Thursday, July 28, just in time
for Tax Free Weekend. Get your school supplies and back to school
shopping done. CCS receives a percentage back on every Saint Bucks
(Script Card) that is ordered. There are hundreds of retail stores
available.

Tax Free Weekend August 5 – 7

Forms are available on the web site or in the school office.

If you would like to download a form from the website, go to http://www.charlestoncatholic.com, click on
Giving then click on Saints Bucks. It’s that easy!

There are further details on how the program works and how you can
set up an account to order online!

That means extra money for CCS. Saint Bucks make great gifts too!
Look at all the retailers who participate!

Order Your Cards Today!

Orders should be turned into the school office by 1:00pm, Thursday,
July 28th.

They will be available for pickup in the school office,

August 2nd – 5th,

between 9am – 3pm.

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A Message from Read’s Uniforms

July 13, 2016

Dear CCS Families,

Read’s Uniforms asked us to please relay the following information to
parents who are shopping at their store for school uniforms. In an
effort to better serve you please see the suggestions below.

As the end of July approaches, Read’s business will increase.

Please note:

Normal embroidery orders take 14 – 17 business days. As business
increases after the 1st of August the time may be pushed back to 17 –
20 business days. Please try to purchase/place orders before August
1st.Due to high volume of orders in August/September, we will not be
able to process RUSH orders.

Lands’ End Free Logo Sale

Dear CCS Families,

It was just brought to my attention by one of our parents that you
must use code: logo4u with the PIN 8275 to get the free logos. This
offer is valid until July 19th! I apologize in advance for any
confusion.

All the best,

Jeannie Hefti Fanjoy

Communications Associate

Lands’ End will carry PE uniforms (t-shirts & gym shorts),
sweatshirts & sweatpants, hoodies (grades 6 – 8 only), polos with
school logo, girl’s peter pan blouses, pants, shorts, skorts, girl’s
vests, cardigan sweaters, fleece jackets, short & long sleeve boy’s
oxfords, ties, and belts. The link for Lands’ End is
landsend.com/school – http://landsend.com/school . Create a family
account or sign in to your existing account. Include your student
and school information in My Account (or find CCS using this number:
900171653 or call 1-800-469-2222 and reference CCS number).
www.charlestoncatholic.com

Office Holiday, Summer Packets & Bus Transportation

Dear Friends of CCS,

We hope you are enjoying your summer. Just a reminder the CCS Office
will be closed July 4th – 8th. The office will reopen at 9am Monday,
July 11th.

School summer hours are 9am – 1pm, Monday – Thursday.

Summer packets are available in the office.

We want to wish everyone a happy and safe 4th of July!

Calling Mt. Pleasant Families!

Holy City Transportation (A.K.A. CCS Grandfather Mr. Rowland) would
like to know who is interested in bus transportation to CCS from Mt.
Pleasant for the 2016-17 school year. Please call or email Mr.
Rowland. He needs to know if there are enough families interested to
offer this service to CCS for the upcoming year.

phone: 843.364.5841

email: david@holycitytransportation.com

CCS School Calendar 2016 -17

The Charleston Catholic School
2016 – 2017 Academic Calendar
August
8-12 Teacher Workdays
15 First Day of School Grades 1 – 8, Mass Day Uniforms, Mass 9am, 11:15am Dismissal,
No Aftercare
16 First Day of School K4 & K5, 11:15am Dismissal for K4 & K5; Full Day Grades 1 – 8
September
5 Labor Day – No school
19-23 ITBS Testing
October
7 Grandparents Day, Mass Day Uniforms, 11:15 am Dismissal, Teacher Workday 12–3 pm
10 No School – Columbus Day
14 End of First Quarter
28 No School – Parent-Teacher Conferences
November
1 Alumni Reunion, All Saints Day, Mass 9 am and Reception 10am
23-25 Thanksgiving Break
December
16 End of Second Quarter, 11:15 am Dismissal, No Aftercare, Christmas Vacation Begins
January 2017
2 No School (New Year’s Day observed)
3 Third Quarter Begins, Classes Resume
16 No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February
20 No School – Presidents’ Day
March
1 Ash Wednesday
2 & 3 No School – Teacher Conference in Columbia
10 End of Third Quarter
17 Saint Patrick’s Day Parade
April
13–21 Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Break
24 Classes Resume
May
2 Teacher Appreciation Day
23–26 8th Grade Exams
26 K4 and K5 Program & Last Day
29 No School – Memorial Day
31 Eighth Grade Graduation
31 Last Day of School, End of 4th Quarter, 11:15 am Dismissal, No Aftercare
June
1 & 2 Teacher Workdays / Make Up Days

All Dates Subject To Change
Please check the school website for up to date information. www.charlestoncatholic.com

CCS 2016 – 2017 School Calendar

The Charleston Catholic School
2016 – 2017 Academic Calendar
August
8-12 Teacher Workdays
15 First Day of School Grades 1 – 8, Mass Day Uniforms, Mass 9am, 11:15am Dismissal,
No Aftercare
16 First Day of School K4 & K5, 11:15am Dismissal for K4 & K5; Full Day Grades 1 – 8
September
5 Labor Day – No school
19-23 ITBS Testing
October
7 Grandparents Day, Mass Day Uniforms, 11:15 am Dismissal, Teacher Workday 12–3 pm
10 No School – Columbus Day
14 End of First Quarter
28 No School – Parent-Teacher Conferences
November
1 Alumni Reunion, All Saints Day, Mass 9 am and Reception 10am
23-25 Thanksgiving Break
December
16 End of Second Quarter, 11:15 am Dismissal, No Aftercare, Christmas Vacation Begins
January 2017
2 No School (New Year’s Day observed)
3 Third Quarter Begins, Classes Resume
16 No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February
20 No School – Presidents’ Day
March
1 Ash Wednesday
2 & 3 No School – Teacher Conference in Columbia
10 End of Third Quarter
17 Saint Patrick’s Day Parade
April
13–21 Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Break
24 Classes Resume
May
2 Teacher Appreciation Day
23–26 8th Grade Exams
26 K4 and K5 Program & Last Day
29 No School – Memorial Day
31 Eighth Grade Graduation
31 Last Day of School, End of 4th Quarter, 11:15 am Dismissal, No Aftercare
June
1 & 2 Teacher Workdays / Make Up Days

All Dates Subject To Change
Please check the school website for up to date information. www.charlestoncatholic.com

Last Day of Used Uniform Day

CCS Used Uniform Sale & Summer Packet Pick Up

Today is the final day of the CCS Used Uniform Sale!

Wednesday, June 29th 9am – 1pm Summer Packets are available in the
office. The summer packets include information due on the first day
of school. Volunteer opportunities, School Calendar & Emergency
Information.

School Summer Office Hours are Mon. – Thurs. 9am – 1pm

The CCS Office will be CLOSED JULY 4TH – JULY 8TH

PRICE LIST USED UNIFORM SALE

SKIRTS $5

SKORTS $5

JUMPERS $5

VESTS $5

SWEATSHIRTS & HOODIES $5

BOY’S POLO W/ LOGO $5

BLOUSE OR BUTTON DOWN $2

PANTS $2

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

SHIRTS & SHORTS $2

Please Pay in the Office (Cash or Check)

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