All School News
Important Summer Information and Dates
Stay informed throughout the summer with easy access to school supply lists, camp info, Campus Store news, and back-to-school dates and announcements on the CCS Summer Guide!
CCS Graduation, Thursday, May 24
Join us at commencement exercises for the CCS Class of 2018. Graduation is on Thursday, May 24 at 7:00 pm in the Crossings Community Church Sanctuary.
Last Day of School
The last day of school is Wednesday, May 23 (Tuesday, May 22 for T/Th PS/PK students). It is a FULL day of school with classes dismissing at normal times. Please see middle and upper school announcements for additional details regarding required end of year awards assemblies for 7th-12th grade students.
Upper School – 2:55 pm
Middle School – 3:15 pm
Lower School (K-4th) – 3:15 pm
PS/PK (full day) – 3:00 pm
PS (half day) – 11:30 am
Purchase Custom Pavers for Percival’s Path
Create a legacy with your family or student’s name at CCS! Pavers in Percival’s Path begin at only $150 and are available for purchase through Monday, May 21. Pavers must be ordered online. Click here for more information and online ordering.
Summer@CCS – Register Today!
Registration for Summer@CCS is now open! The dates are July 9-12, 2018 and July 23-26, 2018. We offer enrichment classes and sports camps for PreK-12th grade. Visit www.summeratccs.com to view our classes/camps and to register. The dates for sports camps may vary.
Summer Sports Camps
Mark your calendar for the following sports camps offered this summer at CCS. Please note that these camps are designed for CCS athletes. Registration is online or through their CCS coach.
Crossings Iron for incoming 7th/8th grade football players will meet every Monday-Thursday starting June 18-July 20 from 8-9 am at the field house.
Crossings Iron for incoming 9th-12th grade CCS football players will meet every Monday-Thursday starting June 11-July 20 from 7:30- 9:00 am at the field house.
Questions about Crossings Iron can be emailed to email@example.com.
SPA Camp, a training camp for incoming CCS 6th-12th grade girl athletes and moms, will have 2 sessions.
Session 1 – Tuesdays-Thursdays starting June 5-14 from 8:30-9:30 am on the track.
Session 2 – Tuesdays-Thursdays starting July 10-19 from 8:30-9:30 am on the track.
Questions about SPA Camp can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Going, Going, Gone! – CAC Auction
In case you did not have an opportunity to visit the Classical Arts Council Auction, we wanted to let you know that there is one exciting item left. It is an original Desmond Mason artwork! A picture of the artwork can be seen here. It measures 18 X 20 and includes a frame. To learn more about Desmond Mason, visit this site. The minimum bid for the artwork is $800, but the piece is valued at $1,800. If interested, please send an email to email@example.com.
Campus Store – IMPORTANT Uniform Ordering News & Deadlines
As a reminder, all school uniforms are now available through the Campus Store. With the closing of Parker Uniforms, the Campus Store is the only approved local provider and we are excited to offer uniforms on site and at lower prices!
The Campus Store will be open Tuesday and Thursday mornings throughout the summer for uniform fittings and all your spirit wear and outerwear needs for the upcoming school year.
The 2018-2019 spirit wear designs will be available beginning Tuesday, June 5th.
Due to high demand, we encourage you to shop early and complete your purchases by July 12th to ensure availability.
Your Amazon Purchase Can Support CCS!
Shop with a smile while supporting CCS! Sign up for free and every purchase you make on Amazon will result in a donation of 0.5% of your purchase price to Crossings Christian School! Simply click on the site here and login using your current Amazon account name and password.
Once you’ve registered your account with AmazonSmile, CCS will begin receiving funds with every purchase you make!
CCS Birthday Wishes
If you wish to pre-purchase (at least two weeks in advance) a birthday wish for your CCS student, please fill out this form and return it along with payment to any front desk.
Parents, it is time to order school supplies for the 2018-19 school year. Teachers have requested that parents order supplies from this site. This allows each classroom to have uniform supplies and makes the replacement process easier. Please use this link to order your supplies. Follow the steps by entering Oklahoma City and OK, choose Crossings, then select your grade and gender kit. The total price includes the items listed as well as bulk items such as: Clorox wipes, Kleenex, paper towels, baby wipes, and Dixie cups. Should you have questions please contact Wendy Mazza at firstname.lastname@example.org or 405-206-6453.
Monday, May 21 – Mismatch Monday (mismatch your outfit for the day)
Tuesday, May 22 – Team Tuesday (wear the uniform of a team you play for or your favorite team colors)
Wednesday, May 23 – Woohoo Wednesday (celebrate the last day of school by wearing your favorite summer outfit)
If you choose not to dress up, you can wear spirit wear. This week, you can wear athletic shorts with your spirit shirts as long as the shorts pass the finger-tip length test. Please remember the CCS dress code policy and keep it neat, clean and modest.
Thanks to all who turned in Box Tops! The winner by a landslide was Mrs. Bowersox’s PK class with over 700 Box Tops! Good job! Please keep a collection going as you snack all summer. Our next collection will be in October. Every little bit adds up to a lot of free money for our school!
Be sure and check the Lower School lost and found! Anything that remains after the last day of school will be donated!
Monday, May 21-Wednesday, May 23
Monday, May 21 – Science & Bible
Tuesday, May 22 – Math & English
Wednesday, May 23 – Social Studies & Electives
7th and 8th grade students will have their end of year awards assembly on Thursday, May 24 from 9:00-10:15 am in the Performing Arts Center. Parents are welcome to attend.
Registration for the 7th & 8th grade Washington DC trip, summer of 2019, is open. Please contact Mr. Sutton if you are interested in receiving information about the trip at email@example.com. Important note: This trip will only be offered every other year beginning with the 2019 trip.
All upper school students should arrive for the Upper School Awards Assembly by 10:25 am on Thursday, May 24 in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) at CCS. Each student’s name will be called and recognized. Students will walk across the stage and be honored with a slide displayed on a large screen. Students will receive a packet containing certificates for participation in their various activities. The annual Fruit of the Spirit awards will also be revealed during the assembly. Attendance is not optional as it is a celebration of all upper school students at Crossings Christian School.
We encourage parents to attend as well!
Young men should wear slacks and a collared shirt; young women should wear nice dresses. Please make sure dresses are not too short as the stage is elevated and also wear shoes that are comfortable for walking up stairs and across the stage.
You are also invited to attend the graduation ceremony for the Class of 2018! The ceremony begins at 7:00 pm in the sanctuary at Crossings Community Church.