September 23, 2017

Archives for September 2012

Our First Month

We have had a great first month getting to know each other and working hard at school. I have been particularly proud during writing, where students have pushed themselves to write their thoughts and stories. There are many in our… [Read More…]

Our First Month

We have had a great first month getting to know each other and working hard at school. I have been particularly proud during writing, where students have pushed themselves to write their thoughts and stories. There are many in our… [Read More…]

Week of September 24th

Another week jam-packed with learning and fun! In addition to reading, writing, and ‘rithmetic, we visited Oxbow Park for a field study, practiced our plays, and completed our Native American codices. (Those who have not finished must turn them in… [Read More…]

SAT Prep – Bigger and Better

In an earlier post I wrote that CSD was preparing to purchase a license for College Board’s online SAT prep course for every Junior and Sophomore. I’m pleased to announce that we’ll be expanding those plans a bit. As a… [Read More…]

Trillium Room Sept. 27

Dear families,                                                                                    Sept. 27, 2012 This week, we began our study of a very part of our Columbia River Gorge ecosystem:  the salmon.  Our friends Eagle and Coyote came to visit a couple times… [Read More…]

HS Music Department fund raising CAR WASH this SaturdaySeptember 29

Calling all Community!!  COME Support the Award-Winning  Corbett HS BAND & CHOIR at the HS Music Department fund raising CAR WASH this SaturdaySeptember 29 at Liz’s Coffee Cabin / Perfect Climate parking lot in Springdale 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.  All proceeds help send the Band… [Read More…]

Recommendations from NWAC

Last spring, as a part of Corbett’s accreditation process, two staff members from the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) visited our school. As a result of this visit, NWAC approved Corbett’s accreditation and made two recommendations for school improvement. Their second… [Read More…]

Student scholarship help

This Friday at 9 am in the room-that-used-to-be Mrs. Schneider’s office (next the MS commons) Pat Lucas and Deb Ballard will be available to help students with college scholarship applications. Anyone and everyone who thinks they might be interested are… [Read More…]

CSD Ipad Update

Most folks are probably already aware that CSD is preparing to make Ipads available for check out to all in-district high school students who feel a device like this would be a valuable aid in their school work. I’ve been… [Read More…]

JOIN US!!! Work Day September 29th, 9:30am-11:30am Grade School Outdoor Native Habitat Area

Parent, students, community members:  Please join us for a work party on Saturday, September 29th from 9:30am-11:30am to work on the grade school outdoor native habitat and outdoor classroom area.  The students at Corbett Grade School are on their third… [Read More…]