2016-17 CLIS News

YEARBOOK: It’s not too late! There is still time to order a yearbook at the Fall sales price of $50.00 and save $5.00. After THIS FRIDAY, January 20th, the price of the book will increase to $55.00. Friday, January 20th, will also the last day to purchase 8th grade ads and shout-outs. In addition, please note that name stamping is available again this year. Personalization helps to identify your student's book in the event that it is misplaced. Please remember that a very limited number of extra books are ordered each year, and these are sold at distribution on a first come, first serve basis. When the extras are gone, they're gone. Reserve your copy TODAY at www.smart-pay.com! And, finally, the yearbook staff would love to receive photos from parents for possible inclusion in the yearbook, particularly if you have any good action photos from after-school CLIS events (games, concerts, performances, etc.). Photos can be uploaded by going to images.balfour.com and entering our school's yearbook project number (#708250) and password (eagles). Photos may also be emailed directly to Ms. Carmona at monicac@ccisd.net.
Just a reminder that Monday, January 16, is a student holiday.  School will resume on Tuesday, January 17th. "I heard on the announcements..." Boy’s Track – Any 7th or 8th grade boy that was unable to attend the track meeting should go by Coach Toalson’s room, room 213, to sign up and pick up a physical if needed.  The 1st day of practice will be on February 7th from 4:15 – 5:30 and you must have a current physical on file to participate.  Please listen for announcements as the season gets closer. Girl’s Track – Any 7th or 8th grade girl that was unable to attend the track meeting should go by Coach Suggs’ room, room 224, to speak with Coach Suggs. Girl’s Golf – Any 7th or 8th grade girl interested in trying out for the Clear Lake Intermediate Girls Golf Team will need to attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, January 17th at 8:30 in the girls locker room.
Clear Horizons Early College High School will be holding an information night Thursday, January 12, at Clear Lake Intermediate School for 8th grade students and their families. The information session will begin at 6:00 PM and include information on the application process and general information about student life at Clear Horizons. Come find out what the Early College High School experience can offer your 8th grade student! For students who are interested and cannot attend next week, the dates for all the sessions follow: • Thursday, January 12, at Clear Lake Intermediate School • Tuesday, January 17, at Bayside Intermediate School • Thursday, January 19, at Victory Lakes Intermediate School • Tuesday, January 24, at Brookside Intermediate School • Thursday, February 9, at Clear Creek Intermediate School
Good Evening Eagle Families, Tomorrow, December 16th, is an Early Release day for students.  Dismissal is at 1pm and the buses will run regular routes at that time. Students will begin Winter Break on December 17th and should return to school on Tuesday, January 3rd.  The district offices and all schools will be closed until January 2nd. The staff at Clear Lake Intermediate wishes you and your family a happy and safe holiday.
Friday, December 9th, there will be a mandatory device check for all Clear Lake Intermediate students.  Sixth grade students will need to bring the tablet issued to them AND the charger.  Seventh and eighth grade students will need to bring the laptop issued to them AND the charger.  Please remind your student to bring both the device and the charger to school on December 9th.
First Annual Parent Curriculum Night Parents and guardians are invited to a curriculum fair being held in the Clear Lake Intermediate commons on November 29 from 6:00-7:30pm. At this fair, you will be able to talk with teachers at every grade level and subject about what your child is learning and how you can help them at home. This will be a great opportunity for you to find out about upcoming units of study in all of your child's classes as well as get your hands on a list of resources you can use at home to study with your child. Please note the November 29th event is meant for parents and guardians only. Refreshments will be provided. We look forward to seeing you from 6:00 - 7:30 on November 29th for our First Annual Parent Curriculum Night.
Special Services presents Transition and Community Connections Expo (TACCE) November 10th 2016, 6-8 p.m. Clear Springs High School - Cafeteria Registration: tinyurl.com/TACCE2016 Please register online by going to tinyurl.com/TACCE2016 This event is designed for families of children at any age and disability.
This is a reminder that tomorrow, Tuesday, November 8th is a student holiday.   We will resume our regular schedule on Wednesday, November 9th.
The Eighth Grade panoramic picture is scheduled for November 2, 2016 at 9am. The pictures will be available for purchase from Goldbeck Co. on Thursday, November 3rd during all lunch periods. Each panoramic picture is $25. You may purchase a set, 1 large laminated panoramic and one small panoramic, for $30. They will accept payments in Cash, Check or Money Order. Please make checks payable to "Goldbeck Company" and include your phone number on the check.
CCISD is conducting its annual Impact Aid survey. Your student will be given the form during advisory class on Thursday, October 27, 2016. Please take a moment to complete this form. Even if the parent/guardian does not fit any of the areas mentioned on the form, it is important that the Student Information section be filled out completely for every student and that the form is signed at the bottom. We are asking that ALL students return the form to his/her advisory teacher as soon as possible and before the deadline of November 15th. If you have any questions, please call Beth Cotten at 281-284-3212.