TOMORROW: YOUr Reason for the Season!
Congratulations to Mr. Appel
PCAB: The Parent and Community Advisory Board for Baltimore City Schools recognized Mr. Appel this month for his dedication to his students! Congrats, Mr. Appel,
Plug-In to 2021: New Year Parent Meeting
Its time to start the new year right by receiving important information about the continuation of virtual learning, and hearing key ways that every family can support their students' success in school. The same meeting will be offered to parents/family members three different times on Monday, January 4:
Parents of students in K-2, 9:45am to 10;45am
Parents of students in 3-5, 11:00am to noon
Additional evening session, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(If you have children in multiple grade levels, please select the time that works best for you. Content will be the same in each session).
These meetings will offer IMPORTANT INFORMATION about attendance, technology, participation expectations, submitting classwork, grading, and more. We hope to see a representative from every family at one of the sessions. Some of this information is new since September.
Each meeting will be held in the Community Breakfast zoom room, log on information:
Meeting ID: 980 4154 3056
Reminder: Apply your child's sibling for the 2021-2022 school year and tell your friends about Creative City! www.creativecityschool.org/enrollment to apply today!
The lottery application deadline is February 3rd!
Welcome to the Creative City Connector! This will be replacing Monday Mailer that we previously had for announcements. We're excited to have one place for families to receive their weekly Creative City updates!
Report cards for the first trimester are now available on Infinite Campus through the Campus Portal (www.baltimorecityschools.org/campus). Instructions for logging in to Campus Portal for the first time were sent home with progress reports. If you do not have your log on information, you may contact our office at 443-642-3600. If you have multiple children, you should see all of their information once you are logged in once. To view the report card, click on "grades" on the left-hand side, and "T1" at the top. You can switch between children on the top right corner.
In the days before winter break, we will be distributing important materials that your child will be using in class in January and February. Please plan to come during one of the following times - note the weekend times that are available. If you ordered Creative City Gear, it will also be available for pick up during these times!
Saturday, December 19 from 10am to 2pm
Sunday, December 20 from 10am t0 2pm
Monday, December 21st and Tuesday, December 22nd from 9am to 4pm
Wednesday, December 23rd from 9am-11am ONLY!
Winter Break starts December 24th and goes through January 3rd with Monday, January 4th being our first day attending school in 2021!
Community School Update
To get ahead of the winter storm, food pantry will take place this Wednesday, December 16th, 1pm – 3pm instead of Thursday. Please sign up here to reserve your pick up time. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904044AACA628A4FC1-creative6
Park Heights Renaissance is relaunching HIPPY--Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters. On Thursday, Dec 17th at 5:30pm preK/K parents are invited to a fun event to kick-off the HIPPY relaunch and learn more about the program.
RSVP to receive Zoom info
Coat & Diaper Giveaway
Friday, December 18, 2020, 10am – 1pm
101 W. 23rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
Free adult and children’s coats, diapers, wipes and formula. First come, first served.
The Enoch Pratt Free Library is participating in an initiative called “Operation Warm” during the month of December which is a free winter coat and book distribution at several library branches. “Operation Warm” distributes new coats and books to children in Baltimore City! Come get a new coat and book for your toddler, child, or teen."
Tuesday, December 15th, 12pm-4pm: Herring Run
3801 Erdman Ave., Baltimore, MD 21213
Friday, December 18th, 12pm-4pm: Southeast Anchor Library
3601 Eastern Ave., Baltimore, MD 21224
Tuesday, December 22nd, 12pm-4pm: Brooklyn
300 E. Patapsco Ave., Baltimore, MD 21225
Traci Johnson Mathena, Principal