CPS eNews

June 4, 2018

corvallis.k12.mt.us * 961-3261



June 4-5  “Field Days”, Corvallis Primary Playground

Our annual end-of-year “fun filled” activity days. Students participate in many outdoor activities. Parent Volunteers

are needed! Please contact your child’s teacher to help out

Grades (K-2), Monday, June 4th, 1:00-3:00 pm

Grades (3-4), Tuesday, June 5th, 1:00-3:00 pm


June 8 Last Day of School, End of 3rd Trimester – Primary school will dismiss at 11:40 am- No lunch will be served



Inhalers, Prescription Medication & Epi Pens

Parents please plan to pick up on the last day of school. These items cannot be taken home by a student.

Report Cards

The K-3rd grade end of the year report cards and assessments will be mailed on or before June 22nd. The 4th grade students will be bringing their report card and assessments home on the last day of school.

Supply Lists/EduKit

In an effort to conserve paper, we will be posting next year’s supply lists on our school website (corvallis.k12.mt.us). They will no longer be mailed with the students end of year report card. For your convenience, there will also be an online supply list ordering option called EduKit.  This order needs to be placed before July 1, 2018.  You will have the option to have the supplies delivered to the school or for an additional $8.95, you can have the supplies delivered to your home.

Breakfast, Lunch & Library Accounts

Now that the school year is coming to an end, we are asking that all accounts be brought current by Monday, June 4th. If needed, please contact Cathy Thomas at 961-3201 Ext. 110 to set up a payment plan for outstanding breakfast/lunch accounts. Accounts with a positive balance will be carried over into the following school year. Please be sure all classroom and library books are returned before the last day of school.


Free Summer Food Service Program

From June 11 – 28 (Monday thru Thursday and August 13 – 24 (Monday thru Friday) at the Corvallis Middle School lunchroom located at 1049 Eastside Highway. Breakfast 8:00-9:30 am and Lunch 11:30-12:30 pm. Summer meals are available to all kids age 18 and younger at no cost. Adults can eat also with a charge of $2.25 for Breakfast and $4.00 for Lunch. To eat, no sign-up is required, just show up. If traveling Montana this summer text “lunch” to 877.877 to find other free summer meal sites. For more information please call Corvallis School District at 961-4211.

Flip Flops:  For safety reasons, flip flops are not to be worn at school.


Corvallis Primary School - Summer Camps

This summer two of our own Corvallis Primary teachers, Mrs. Snyder and Mrs. Irish, will be offering three creative and fun learning camps. All camps are from 9:00am to 1:00 pm in Mrs. Snyder’s classroom. Class space is limited so please sign up as soon as possible. Registration forms have been sent home and are also available at the primary school office.

“Mad Scientist Training Camp” – June 11 – 15

“To Infinity & Beyond Exploration Camp” – June 18 – 22

“Corvallis Art Academy” – June 25 - 29

Bradshaw Basketball Camp 2018

Who: Boys & Girls entering grades 3-9 as of September, 2018

When: June 18 – 21, 2018

              Boys: 9:00 – 11:00 am

              Girls: 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Where: Corvallis High School, 1045 Main St., Corvallis, MT

Camp Fee: $50.00 per camper. Fee includes 4 days of instruction, and a camp t-shirt. Sign up forms are available at the Primary School office. Please make checks payable to Dave Bradshaw.  Camp deadline is Friday, June 8th. You can register online at www.bradshawbasketballcamp.com.


Corvallis Football Camp 2018

Who: Corvallis Football Camp is open to all incoming 1st – 5th graders.

When: June 11, 12, 13 from 9:00-11:00 am

Where: Corvallis High School Football Field

Camp Fee: $35.00 per child June 9th or before. $45 per child after June 9th. Please turn in paperwork and money to Corvallis High School main office or bring the first day of camp. Please make checks payable to Corvallis Football. For more information call Corvallis Head Football Coach, Clayton Curley @ 363-8520.

Nature Connections Day Camp – Amanda Bestor, Camp Director @ Teller Wildlife Refuge

Who: Boys and Girls entering grades 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th  

Camp Schedule: Monday – Thursday 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

July 2 - 5 - Incoming 3rd & 4th graders

July 9 - 12 - Incoming 5th & 6th graders

July 16 - 19 - Incoming 3rd & 4th graders

Where: Teller Wildlife Refuge, Corvallis, MT

Online registration open

Camp Fee: $60.00 per child

For more information, call Teller Wildlife Refuge’s office: 961-3507 or visit www.tellerwildlife.org/event/nature-connections-camp. This camp is not school sponsored.


Youth  “Art in Action” Workshops – Summer 2018

Artists Along the Bitterroot, a non-profit coalition of artists whose mission it is to encourage public awareness of the arts in the community, will be offering various “free” youth art workshops this summer (ages 8-18). For more information, call Jean Driescher at 602-309-5393 or email mtblissartworks@gmail.com. Not school sponsored.

For further summer camp information you can go to our website at: http://www.corvallis.k12.mt.us/summer%20camps/summercamps.html



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Go to Smile.Amazon.com website, choose Corvallis Schools Foundation (MT) as your charity, make your purchases and Amazon will donate 0.5% of every purchase you make back to the Corvallis Schools Foundation. A genius and easy way to give without even dipping into your pocket!

Enjoy Your Summer Break!

The 2018-19 school year will begin Tuesday, September 4, 2018