Southdale

Southdale

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18-19 Aldrich Incoming Kindergartners

Parents/Guardians of Aldrich 18-19 incoming kindergartners: Please click on the link below and fill out the needed information.  With the opening of a new elementary, we are trying to get a better idea of how many kindergarten sections we will have at Aldrich next school year.  We will be sending out additional kindergarten information regarding round-up sometime after the Holiday Break. Please share this with anyone you know who may have a kindergartner at Aldrich next school year.  Thank [...]

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Southdale 18-19 Incoming Kindergartners

Parents/Guardians of Southdale 18-19 incoming kindergartners: Please click on the link below and fill out the needed information.  With the opening of a new elementary, we are trying to get a better idea of how many kindergarten sections we will have at Southdale next school year.  We will be sending out additional kindergarten information regarding round-up sometime after the Holiday Break. Please share this with anyone you know who may have a kindergartner at Southdale next school year.  [...]

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Online Input Conference Scheduler CLICK HERE

The Online Input Conference Scheduler is open for the Fall Conferences. Go to:  https://www.canyoncreeksoftware.com/scheduler/ia/cedarfalls/From the Online Scheduler Home PageChoose your student’s school from the drop down list and click “GO” Enter the school password = southdaleEnter your student’s “Student ID”.  If you do not know their Student ID, use the LOOKUP STUDENT ID button to access the system.Verify the student’s birth date  A [...]

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Spirit Gear

The oldest child from each Southdale family should be coming home with an IMPACT Spirit order form today.  If it gets lost or another is needed, feel free to download from our website. Thanks,Mr. StrubSouthdale Elementary Order Form2 (2)

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Summer Break and 17-18 Info

Southdale students and families:I hope this message finds you all having a safe and fun summer break.  Before you know it, it will be August 24, and the start of another amazing school year. We have some new teachers as well as teachers moving to different positions, that will make up our awesome staff for the 17-18 school year.  Below is a list of the new teachers and those moving into a new position this year.  Feel free to reach out to our new staff and welcome them to the Southdale fam [...]

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Muffins for Moms

 Southdale is hosting a "Muffins for Moms" morning on Thursday, May 4th,from 8:00-8:30 in the school cafeteria.  The "Muffins for Moms" event is designed to bring mothers, grandmothers, aunts, or other important adults to the school with their student to enjoy a short time of conversation over muffins and juice.  

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Pennies for Patients CLICK HERE

Pennies for Patients: Kids making BIG change by collecting SMALL changeSouthdale students will be participating in the Pennies for Patients Fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. This is a philanthropy program that gives students an opportunity to aid thousands of children and adults in the fight against blood cancers like leukemia.  On Monday, May 1 each student will be bringing home a collection box for spare change.  This will provide an easy way to carry change back to s [...]

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Need assistance with supplies? CLICK HERE

Do you need assistance with school supplies for classes this fall?The BACK TO SCHOOL PROJECT is here to help.Our mission is to provide new school supplies to families in the Cedar Valley  who need assistance, so that students will have the proper supplies to start  school in the fall.  Applications are required for students to receive supplies.Applications will be taken at the Waterloo Community Schools headquarters.  School supplies will be available for students in Kindergarten t [...]

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Incoming Kindergarten Visit Day

SAVE THE DATEIncoming Kindergarten Visit Day Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ 9-11:00 amCheck-in - 9am - Please walk your child into the Cafeteria area.Please do not arrive before 9:00 am.After signing student(s) in, parents will leave.Check-out - 11am - Please pick up your child in the Cafeteria area.Online Registration MUST be completed BEFORE May 17thin order for your child to attend the visit day.If you did not receive an e-mail about online registration or you have questions, call or e-mail [...]

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Book Fair CLICK HERE

                                                                                          Click HERE for more information and to volunteer.

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Camp Invention is Coming!

Camp Invention is coming to Cedar Heights from June 19-June 23rd! The theme of this years camp is Launch! Your child could become a "Duct Tape Billionaire" by designing products they could market and sell. We know they will "Have a Blast!" with this friendly challenge involving physics as they build their own bubble blaster, engineer a cardboard castle, design snowball throws...and really...giant air cannons!! Have you heard the new craze of makerspaces? Camp Invention will have "Mission S [...]

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Dance Marathon

Put on Your Dancing ShoesFor the 7th consecutive year, Southdale will be hosting a school-wide Everything For the Kids Dance Marathon on Friday, February 10.  The Dance Marathon will be the final event in the school’s week-long fundraising project which supports the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital and the Children’s Miracle Network.  During the week leading up to the Dance Marathon, students will have the opportunity to purchase hearts before school each day.   Hearts m [...]

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Kindergarten Roundup for Incoming Kindergarteners CLICK HERE

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR INCOMING KINDERGARTENERS IS NOW OPEN.If you have sent us the information below, you should have received an e-mail with a link for the online registration.If you did not receive an e-mail or you have questions, call or e-mail Chris.christina.christensen@cfschools.org 553-2903SAVE THE DATEIncoming Kindergarten Visit Day Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ 9-11:00 amCheck-in - 9am - Please walk your child into the Cafeteria area.Please do not arrive before 9:00 am.After signing [...]

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Book Fair Information CLICK HERE

For MORE Book Fair Information CLICK HEREThe Scholastic Book Fair is on its way.The Southdale Student Council sponsored Book Fair will be here from December 5 – December 9.   Students will have the opportunity to purchase books Monday - Friday 8:20 – 8:45 am (except on Monday) 11:20-12:30 pm 3:45 – 4:15 pm (except on Wednesday)A special time for families to view and select books will be on Thursday, December 8, from 4:00-5:00 p.m.

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Online Lunch payments are NOW ACTIVE

Make Meal Account Payments Online The option to make online payments into your Family Meal Account is now live and working! Instructions are below: Go to: https://cedar-falls.revtrak.net/tek9.asp 1. Click on Meal Account Payment to the left under Browse2. Enter the Deposit Amount3. Enter your Student ID number. If you do not know your Student ID number, this can be found on the Powerschool Parent Portal on the Balance Page, nex [...]

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National Arts in Education Week

We thank our amazing art, vocal music, band, orchestra and drama teachers! Our district is so lucky and very blessed to have such talented, passionate teachers for our students!Art TeachersVocal Music TeachersBand InstructorsDrama TeachersLisa KlenskeEliott KranzKyle EngelhardtMichelle RatheEmily LuensmannAlice PruisnerGerald RamseyJoe FrennaAshley CardamoreSarah DeutschLaura EngelhardtLeesa TalbotDagan RobertsonAaron HansenBen ByersdorferAlice PruisnerChad WolfNancy DreyerEric LinsSaman [...]

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September is Attendance Awareness Month

Did you know each time a child is absent one day, it can take TWO days to catch up?Did you know that missing just two days of school per month means a child will miss 10% of instruction for the school year?Do you know that missing 10% of school means that your child may fall behind?Encouraging regular school attendance is one of the most powerful ways you can prepare your child for success-both in school and in life. When you make school attendance a priority, you help your child get bette [...]

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Mr. Strub - Associate Principal

My name is Mr. Strub and I'm the new Associate Principal at both Southdale and Cedar Heights Elementary.  I will be at Southdale Elementary every day of the week except for Tuesday, when I will be at Cedar Heights Elementary.  The past two years I was an administrator for the Gladbrook-Reinbeck School District as the Dean of Students the first year and Elementary Principal last year.  Prior to working at Gladbrook-Reinbeck, I was a classroom teacher and Athletic Director for the Janesville [...]

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Free Summer Lunches for Kids & Teens

Holmes JHS, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Cedar Valley, Northeast Iowa Food Bank and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare are offering free summer lunches to youths and their families.  Kids and their families are enjoying a good lunch and activities this summer at Holmes.  All are welcome, come check it out.  Dates: July 11th- August 11thMonday –ThursdayTimes: 11:45-12:15pm Meal Service12:20-1:00pm Youth ActivitiesWhere: Holmes Jr. High CafeteriaEnter in the back doors next to basketball court. No R [...]

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Registration District

2016-2017 Registration Information

Welcome to Cedar Falls Schools!From preschool through high school, our school district is proud to offer excellent educational choices to students and families.On this page, you will find everything you need to enroll and register your child for school. Whether you are new to the school district, registering your child for the first time in preschool or kindergarten, or been in the District for sometime, please see the list of registration forms here.If you have any questions or need addit [...]

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CLICK HERE for Upcoming Important Dates

Monday, April 3rdIMPACT Meeting @ 6:00pm (parent-teacher group)Wednesday, April 5thReading Club @ 2:00-3:00pmMonday, April 10thAll City Vocal Concert @ 7:00pm@ CFHSMonday, April 17thAll City Band Concert @ 6:00pm@ CFHSFriday, April 21stSouthdale Carnival5:30 – 8:00pmMonday, April 24thAll City Orchestra Concert @ 7:00pm@ CFHSTuesday, April 25thKindergarten Music Informance@5:30 – Mrs. Ferguson & Mrs. Broeren@6:30 – Mrs. Cero, Mrs. Jones, Mrs. WedgburyThursday, April 27th5th [...]

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