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CCSD Announcements

Congratulations CCSD Teachers, Staff, and Students on PARCC Growth
Shiprock High Senior Jalen John Plays Classical Guitar for Entire CCSD Staff
Kirtland Central High Juniors + Seniors Mentor KCHS Freshmen
Teachers + Staff from Across District Meet for Back-to-School Training
Welcome Back! Former Chieftain is new Shiprock High Principal
 
 FREE Back-to-School Student School Supplies Are Being Provided by CCSD for Grades  Pre-K   Kindergarten   1st   2nd   3rd   4th   5th   6th   Middle School   High School   (See Q & A)
 

Announcements

School Board

Indian Education Committee

  • Aug. 29, 2016: IEC Work Session, 5:30 p.m., Bernice L. Pioche Benally Cultural Heritage Center, CCSD Administration, Shiprock   Press Release
  • Sept. 12, 2016: IEC Regular JOM + Title VII Meeting, 5:30 p.m., Bernice L. Pioche Benally Cultural Heritage Center   Press Release
  • IEC 2016-17 Schedule
New Road to Nizhoni: New Principal +  Assistant Principal
New Road to Nizhoni: New Principal + Assistant Principal
There is a new road to Nizhoni Elementary in Shiprock designed to separate cars and school buses. Veteran educators Principal Geraldine Herrod and Assistant Principal Dr. J. Kaibah Begay are also new to the school.
People You Should Know: Eric Cheever, SHS College Readiness Coordinator
People You Should Know: Eric Cheever, SHS College Readiness Coordinator
I teach College Success in the fall (at Shiprock High School) and an on-campus dual credit San Juan College class—LRNS 111—in the spring. The classes are open to juniors and seniors.
Welcome to the Future
Welcome to the Future
Ojo Amarillo Elementary School held a Career Day July 21, 2016 for its students enrolled in the K-3 Plus / 4-6 summer school program. “I wanted the kids to learn about the different careers, and that they needed to concentrate on their education,” said Carla Garcia, the school’s registered nurse.
K-3 Plus / 4-6 Provides Kick-Start on School Year
K-3 Plus / 4-6 Provides Kick-Start on School Year
“Some people think this is a remediation program, but it’s really not. It’s for every student. It would be ideal to have all 600 plus kids here,” Kirtland Elementary Assistant Principal Jay Boushee said. “But 25 percent of our kids here is huge. That’s big.”
Nine Shiprock High Students Attend Website Developer Boot Camp
Nine Shiprock High Students Attend Website Developer Boot Camp
"Those nine students are going to leave this program with an expertise as junior web developers. They will have mastered what’s called a full stack in coding language, which is the ability to develop both the front-end, the visual aspects of the website, and the back-end, the intricate codes," Jeff Sagor said.
New Mexico School Nurse's Association Honors Career Prep Nurse
New Mexico School Nurse's Association Honors Career Prep Nurse
Career Prep High School nurse Ann Marie McCarthy received the Marlene McDowell Distinguished Service Award from the New Mexico School Nurse’s Association June 15, 2016 at San Juan College in Farmington, New Mexico.
Judy Nelson Elementary Set to Open in January 2017
Judy Nelson Elementary Set to Open in January 2017
Construction on the $20 million kindergarten through 6th Grade School is on schedule.
The Interviews: Inside CCSD's Navajo Knowledge Bowl
The Interviews: Inside CCSD's Navajo Knowledge Bowl
Students from Cuba, New Mexico; Window Rock, Arizona; Montezuma Creek, Utah; the San Juan School District in Blanding, Utah, and Aztec joined CCSD in the Navajo Knowledge Bowl March 31, 2016 at the Phil Thomas Performing Arts Center in Shiprock, New Mexico.