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The Compass 09-04-2020

New Message from Michele:


Sept 7: Labor Day, No School
Sept 8: Orientation Day, schedules vary
Sept 9: Regular school schedules begin 
Sept 10: Back to School Parent Meeting via Zoom, 6:00-8:00pm
Sept 16: CHiPA meeting, 9:00am via Zoom
Sept 18: Lower Elementary trip to Leelanau Outdoor Center

Looking Ahead:

Oct 7: CHiPA meeting, 9:00am via zoom
Oct 12:  4th Year Students visit Leelanau Outdoor Center
Oct 16:  Campus Closed, Staff Professional Day

Other Notes:


Back to School Information
To prepare for the 2020-2021 school year, please visit our Back to School webpage for a complete list of everything you need to know. 
**Forms have been uploaded to Family Access via the Parent Portal
**Music supply list added for Kindergarten through Jr High

Please share this video with your children to help prepare for the first day of school.

NEW: Quick Reference Guides
The most important information about a successful start to the school year has been compiled in a simple document. Download the quick reference guide that is specific to your child's program. 
Nido & YCC, Primary, Elementary, Junior High.

TCH Community Pledge
As a member of The Children’s House community, we must all do our part to keep our children, staff, and families safe and healthy during this pandemic. We’ve written a Community Pledge and ask that your family takes this pledge seriously. Please read and sign it now by logging into Family Access and clicking on School Forms Online.

COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan: Updated for the 2020-2021 School Year
We are pleased to present our plans for the new school year. Currently, we are planning to start the school year in-person at school with special protocols and policies in place to keep our community of children, families, and staff safe. You can learn about the details of what school will look like in Phases 1 - 3 and Phases 4 - 5 on our COVID-19 webpage

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Good news! AmazonSmile is now available in the Amazon Shopping app on iOS and Android mobile phones. You can use the copy and assets below to share the news with your supporters. 

AmazonSmile customers can now support The Children's House Montessori School of Traverse City in the Amazon shopping app on iOS and Android mobile phones! Simply follow these instructions to turn on AmazonSmile and start generating donations.

  1. Open the Amazon Shopping app on your device
  2. Go into the main menu of the Amazon Shopping app and tap into 'Settings'
  3. Tap 'AmazonSmile' and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process

If you do not have the latest version of the Amazon Shopping app, update your app. Click here for instructions.

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Created on Thursday, September 3, 2020