NEWS and EVENTS
Welcoming our New Principal: We are pleased to have Ms. Hazelle Fortich join our Cragmont community. Ms. Fortich has served as Coordinator for Early Childhood Program, Summer School Principal, Interim Principal at Washington, Literacy Coach at Washington, After School Teacher at LeConte, and Teacher at Malcolm X. Welcome Principal Fortich!
Summer Reading, Math, and Online Resources: Looking for something fun and educational for your kids to do this summer? Check out our summer recommendations.
First Day of School: For planning ahead – the first day for the 2014-2015 school year is Wednesday August 27th, 2014. Download the entire calendar at the BUSD website.
NEW! Cragmont Dragons Business Directory: Do you have a business or service that you would like to let the rest of the Cragmont community know about? Or are you seeking to support a business run by a Cragmont community member? Then, check out the new Cragmont Dragons Business Directory.
Common Core State Standards: Cragmont is transitioning to the California Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for math and English this year. Want to learn more about it? Click here. Also, the National PTA has put out a Parents’ Guide to Student Success by grade level that is a helpful resource for families wanting to understand what is expected of their children in each grade and how they can support their students at home. Also, here is a great overview (by grade) of the Story of Units mathematics curriculum from BUSD.