Archive for May, 2012

Summer Learning Can Be Fun!

Kids, Remember to keep reading and practicing your math skills this summer so you don’t lose all that knowledge you gained this year.  Check out these math sites to practice and maybe even learn new skills.  I recommend that you quiz yourself after you read a book using Scholastic Reading Counts (you have to be […]

2nd Grade Hike

We will be taking a hike tomorrow morning to the water tower behind the school. Please make sure the kiddos have the correct shoes on to hike in. Also, please have them bring water bottles. If you would like to join us we will be leaving around 8:30 tomorrow. See you then!   Ms. Flores

Spare Book Shelf for Donation or Loan?

Taos Charter sixth grade has starting listing cast-off text books on Amazon for sale to other schools, home school students, etc. The school will make around $1,000 if all the books listed sell. We are hoping to store the listed books in the office till sold. Because we need to mail books within two days […]

Summer Youth Activities

Wow! Can you believe another school year has passed? And the question on most of our minds; What are we going to do with the kids for the summer? Taos Community Foundation put together a great list of various day and weekly activities being offered at school, neighborhood and museum sites: 2012 Summer Youth Activity Guide […]

Let’s Talk About the Budget

Taos Charter School will continue to face financial challenges next year and our fundraising group, Friends of Taos Charter, is again being asked to fund materials for the school.    Parents might like to know more about our budget challenges and what we are asking from the Friends this year.  Earlier in the year, the […]

Taos Charter School Community Solar Array

Greetings Solar Supporters!  Erin Sanborn’s article on the Foothills Solar Array at Taos Charter School is the lead story this month in the Greenfire Times.  Please read it at the link below. http://greenfiretimes.com/2012/05/northern-nms-solar-energy-future-community-solar-projects-and-scenario-planning/#.T6GcS89QgHI.twitter

Thank you April and May Volunteers!!

We would like to thank the following volunteers for generously donating their time to help our school: Tammy Tresaigh                                     Rich Nichols Stacy Cobb                             […]

The Last Day of School is May 18th

Please be aware that our original school calendar was changed and the last official day of school for the district schools as well as Taos Charter School  is Friday, May 18th.  There will be no lunch service on that day and most students will be concluding their attendance on Thursday, May 17th.  The second grade […]

End-of-the-Year Notes

Please clean out your backpacks and rooms at home.  Bring back all classroom and school library books by Monday, May 14. BOOK SWAP: If you would like to swap your paperbacks and other books  for different ones, please bring them in for our 3rd/4th/5th Grade Book Swap on Tuesday, May 15th.  Stock up for summer […]

Summer Theatre/Dance Camp July 11th -July 22nd

Taos Children’s Theatre:  Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” Auditions will be Thursdays and Fridays, May 3/4, 10/11/ 17/18, 4:00 to 6:00 pm at Taos Youth Ballet Studio   Salazar & Canon West. Come Sprites and Fairy Beings, Princes and Princesses, Jesters, Magicians and Maids. All ages are welcome.  Bring a story, poem, dance or song, or a […]