Tuesday, March 30, 2010

This and That Around C-FB ISD

April 2 Is A Holiday
Well, although we had lots and lots of snow this winter, C-FB ISD didn't use both of the bad weather days in this year's calendar so there's no school in C-FB ISD on Fri., April 2. All C-FB ISD campuses and district offices will be closed. Have a safe and fun-filled holiday. But, be back ready to learn on Mon., April 5.

Still Time To Register To Vote in May School Board Election
If you are not registered to vote, you have until April 8, and you will be able to vote in the local elections scheduled for May 8.

Applications are available at most county government buildings as well as public libraries and post offices. Applications may be found on the Dallas County Elections Department website or the Texas Secretary of State's website.

Remember there's is a C-FB ISD School Board Election on May 8. For information about that election, check out the election page.

Creekview PTSA Offering Job and Volunteer Fair
If you are a C-FB ISD student between 14 and 19 years of age or the parent of one, you need to mark your calendar for the Summer Job & Volunteer Fair on April 8.

The Creekview High School PTSA is hosting the event from 7:00 - 8:30 p. m. in the Creekview High School cafeteria, 3210 Old Denton Road, Carrollton. This free event is open to students, ages 14 - 19, from all four C-FB ISD high schools.

Lots of area businesses and organizations are coming. Here's the ones we know so far: Speed Zone, Family Video, Best Buy, Albertsons, City of Carrollton Aquatics, Metrocrest Social Services, Brainworks, Dogs Rule Resort, YMCA, Operation Kindness, and more plan to attend.

District - C-FB Night with the Frisco RoughRiders
How about some baseball? On April 11 at 4 p.m. at the Dr Pepper Ballpark, 7300 RoughRiders Trail, Frisco, there is a C-FB ISD Night with the Frisco RoughRiders.

The cost is $16 and includes:
*Seat in the Bullpen Section
*All-You-Can-Eat hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches and Dr Pepper Products
*RoughRiders Baseball Hat
*PlayBall Game Program

Now this sounds like a lot of fun: Children 12 and under get to run the bases immediately following the game.

This flyer has all of the details.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

RLT Soccer Team Keeps On Winning

The R. L. Turner boys' soccer team won the area round of the 4-A state play-offs Tuesday night as the team defeated Paris North Lamar 8-0.

The R. L. Turner Lions will take on the Frisco Centennial Titans on Thurs., March 25 at 7:30 p.m at the Little Elm Stadium, 1151 East Eldorado Parkway, Little Elm, Texas 75068.


Ticket prices are $5 for adults and $3 for students. The Lions will be the home team.

Come out and cheer on the Lions.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Great Events Coming Up This Week

We have great action in C-FB ISD this week. On Tuesday evening, you have your pick of two outstanding soccer matches -- the Creekview girls' team and the R. L. Turner boys' team.

The Creekview girls’ soccer team, District 9-5A Champions, will play Sachse High School from District 10-5A in the first round of the plays-off on Tues., March 23 at 7:00 p.m. at the Richardson ISD Wildcat/Ram Stadium, 9449 Church Road, Dallas 75238. Creekview will be the home team.

The R. L. Turner boys’ soccer team won the bi-district game against Sherman 2-0 last Friday. The team now advances to the area round and will play the Paris North Lamar Panthers on Tues., March 23 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ron Poe Stadium, 2000 Doe Rollins Street, McKinney 75069. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students. The THSCA pass and the 10-4A pass will be accepted. R. L. Turner will be the home team.

Then on Sat.,March 27 is the annual Kacie's Run which benefits the district's Special Olympics team. Come out and join us for either the 1 mile Walk/Run or the 5K Run at Standridge Stadium, 1330 W. Valwood Parkway, Carrollton. Registration begins at 7 a.m. For more information, visit: www.cfbisd.edu/kacie

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Texas is the first state to meet all the American Diploma Project’s five key college and career readiness measures. Press Release

In C-FB, we offer many options for students to help them prepare to be college and workforce ready. That's our vision!

Check out this video about the many options C-FB ISD offers in Career and Technical Education.

Also, you can watch the Career and Technical Education (CTE) presentation at the Feb. 25 School Board Meeting.

Monday, March 1, 2010

In C-FB ISD, we are continually looking for ways to openly communicate with our parents, staff and community. We will now be providing the regular School Board Meetings as video on demand segments. Please feel free to watch the School Board Meeting. We have also provided the Board Notice for your reference.

Feb. 25 School Board Meeting Notice