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Family Christmas Photos

Cost $15 - Find Form Here

Saturday November 17th 2018 from 9:00-12:00


Thanksgiving Bake Sale


                    Your baking skills are needed!
                     Please CLICK HERE to sign up 


Bullying Prevention and Education in 

Montrose County School District

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Bullying Prevention

To link to Cottonwood Elementary  School - Montrose CO Facebook page click here

parent involvment
PAC is up and running.  We would love for you to come join us for our meetings

NEXT MEETING: Thursday Nov. 15th     2:00 - 2:45



Our Box Top School Challenge has begun. 
box top
The Class with the most box tops collected for the year will have the choice of a pizza or  ice cream party.  If we can collect over 30,000 box tops the class will have both parties. 
We are collecting them in the gym in their teachers bucket.  There is an app for box tops too and it is very easy to manage, just click the link and fill out information.

For more information on products that have box tops, or collections sheets Click Here
Make sure to search with zip code 81402

October class leader is Ms Bollinger with 516
Overall leader is Mrs. Philbricks class with 676 box tops. 

All box top proceeds will go to improving our playground and PE equipment.

Thank you for your support ~ Mrs. Brooks


Click here for more information!

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As a parent of a student at Cottonwood Elementaryyou have the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroom teacher who instructs your child. This is a requirement for all districts that receive Title I funds. Federal law allows you to request certain information about your student’s classroom teacher. The law also requires the district to give you this information in a timely manner upon request. Listed below is the information about which you have the right to ask for regarding each of your student’s classroom teachers.

Whether the Colorado Department of Education has licensed or endorsed your student’s teacher for the grades and subjects taught.
• Whether CDE has decided that your student’s teacher can teach in a classroom without being licensed or qualified under state regulations because of special circumstances.
• The teacher’s college major; whether the teacher has any advanced degrees, and, if so, the subject of the degrees.
• Whether any teachers’ aides or similar para educators provide services to your child and, if they do, their qualifications. 


Please contact Linda Weyers at 970-249-7400 if you would like to receive any of this information.

Como padre de un alumno en Cottonwood Elementary usted tiene el derecho de conocer las calificaciones profesionales de el/la maestro(a) que enseña a su hijo(a). Este es un requisito para todos los distritos que reciben fondos del Título I. La ley federal le permite solicitar cierta información sobre el/la maestro(a) de su estudiante. La ley también requiere que el distrito le dé esta información de manera oportuna a petición. A continuación se ofrece la información de la que usted tiene el derecho de solicitar en relación con cada uno de los maestros de su estudiante. 

Si el Departamento de Educación de Colorado (CDE) ha autorizado o aprobado el/la maestro(a) de su hijo(a) para los grados y materias que se imparten.
• Si CDE ha decidido que el/la maestro(a) de su estudiante puede enseñar en un aula sin licencia o calificado(a) bajo las regulaciones estatales debido a circunstancias especiales.
• La especialidad de el/la maestro(a); si el/la maestro(a) tiene algún grado avanzado, y si es así, el tema de los grados.
• Si algún asistente de los/las profesores(as)-educadores(as) o similares ofrecen servicios a su hijo(a) y, si lo hacen, sus calificaciones. 

 Por favor, póngase en contacto con Linda Weyers en 970-249-7400 si desea recibir cualquiera de esta información.



Our Mission

TOGETHER we will provide a safe & caring learning environment & develop within EVERY child a passion for learning, while helping EVERY child to grow academically, socially & emotionally. 

upcoming events

Nov 14            3rd Grade Field Trip
Nov 15            PAC Meeting 2:00-2:45
Nov 16            Kinder Thanksgiving                                      from 2:00-245
Nov 16           4th Grade Rendevous                                   from 2:00 to 3:00
Nov 17            Family Christmas Photos
                           and Bake Sale

Nov 19-23    Thanksgiving Break -
                           NO SCHOOL
Nov 27           School Store .25-$5
Nov 28           Picture Retakes
Dec 21           Kinder Polar Express/PJ                              Day

        lost and found
There are over 60 sweatshirts and coats in the pile. Some of these are brand new.   Please come and claim them.

Lost and found is located in the cafeteria - stop by to check anytime!



PLEASE RENEW -City Market Cares Card
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If you would like to continue providing your support through the City Market Cares Community Rewards Program you MUST renew your card every January.   If you would like to support our school through the City Market Cares Community Rewards Program you will need to enroll your City Market card by clicking HERE.  You will be taken to the City Market website.  Enrollment is easy.  Simply create an account, or enter your current account information, click on ENROLL and enter Cottonwood's account number of 10136.  You may also enter Cottonwood Elementary in the search criteria.  Your support through City Market provides many learning opportunities for the students here at Cottonwood.  Your support is greatly appreciated!


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