Alumni Update: 8/27/2014

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Samantha Krukowski, PhD, ’84 – Her edited volume Play Dust: Collected Stories from Burning Man was published by Black Dog Publishing, London, 2014. www.rasa.net Roberto “Rob” Ramirez ’07 – Just completed his CPA certification and was promoted to Staff Auditor II at Schowalter & Jabouri, P.C. http://interact.stltoday.com/pr/business/PR062614110717614?advisorid=4018677

Middle School Advisory Retreat: Camp Lakewood

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Time together at Camp Lakewood helped build new friendships and strengthen old ones. In the process of working together, eating together, staying up late, and bunking in the cabins, our middle school bonded and headed back to Crossroads College Prep with a new and renewed commitment to form a lasting educational community. While we were at camp for three days, …

VolunteerSpot

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We’re using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming activities. Please sign up to help at the St. Louis Art Fair September 6-7; here’s how it works in 3 easy steps: Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on …

ShopWithScrip.com

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ShopWithScrip.com is a free website where families can create an account linked to Crossroads College Prep. Once you do this, Crossroads will receive a percent of the amount spent on gifts cards. It is free to participate in this. Visit ShopWithScrip.com Click “FAMILY SIGN UP” Fill out the necessary information (You will need the school’s Enrollment Code to link to …

Parent Coffees with Ms. G

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Parent Coffees are informational sessions lead by the Guidance Counselor. The purposes of the coffees are to give parents a small glimpse into the counseling aspect of your children’s 2014-2015 school year. Each coffee will address specific counseling topics related to its respective grade levels. The coffees are held from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. So please come and have …

Touchstones and Flashpoints

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Touchstone: noun a fundamental or quintessential part or feature Flashpoint: noun a point at which someone or something bursts suddenly into action or being I like to think about how things begin, about how the clarity of a first day can set the direction and tone for how we continue and where we end up. Today, on the first day …

Elections Coming Up: Student Council Representatives for Grades 7-9

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Student leadership takes many forms at Crossroads College Prep. Students lead by example in the classroom, the athletic field, the stage, the music ensemble, the activity class, and the conversation in the lobby. In addition, there is a more formal leadership option for those interested in serving the student body on Student Council. Officers were elected in the spring, along …

Parent Ambassador Volunteer Opportunities

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Parental support and involvement is important to the success of our students and our school. Please consider signing up for a committee; your participation is so valuable. Please click here and check the boxes next to your volunteer interests for the year. If you have any questions regarding the Parent Ambassador program, please contact Maggie Baisch or Heather Lake.

Parent Class Gatherings Support Our Community

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Each year, Crossroads College Prep invites parents to casual class gatherings so they can get to know one other better. We hope that you are able to join us at this great, parents-only community event. Please click the links below indicate if you plan to attend: Middle School Parent Gathering: Thursday, August 21, 2014 9th and 10th Grades Parent Gathering: …