Grandparents & Special Friends Day RSVP
is due Monday, May 7, 2018!
  Canton Country
Day School

Annual Giving Fund
Five Week Drive Started April 2018!

Please donate to the Canton Country Day School's 2017-2018 Annual Giving Campaign!

What is the Annual Giving Campaign?
The Annual Giving Campaign is made up of yearly gifts from parents, faculty and staff, the Board of Trustees, grandparents, alumni, and friends of the school. Each year is a separate drive designed to meet the operating needs of the current year. We are asking for 100% participation from every CCDS family! No donation is too small.

CCDS Faculty and Staff are at 100% Participation!

Kindergarten families are at 47% participation! Thank you!

Grade Level Participation as of May 7, 2018
ERB Test Scores Will Be Sent Home on May 15, 2018

Recently all 3rd-8th grade CCDS students took the Comprehensive Testing Program Test. This test is published by Educational Records Bureau (ERB). 
CCDS uses the ERB to improve curriculum, teaching, and learning through diagnosis of assessment results that address essential learning standards.
Parents are always eager to see how their children scored on these tests. CCDS will distribute the ERB Test scores on May 15th to all families whose accounts are paid in full . Please contact the business office regarding the balance on your account.

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. Mr. Brown will be holding a Zoom Video session on ERB score interpretation in place of the Coffee with Mike. This session will also be recorded for those who cannot log in by video or telephone. You can join this session from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android at

Or iPhone one-tap :
Or Telephone:
   +1 669 900 6833  Meeting ID: 253 352 656

Coffee With Mike

Video from the April 18th Coffee With Mike recording link: Coffee with Mike

Canton Country Day’s All School Meeting
will be held on May 15 at 6:00 p.m.

Free Childcare provided!

Please join us as we report to you regarding:
  • Curriculum updates and changes
  • School finances
  • Our new Student Information System
  • Recap of the accomplishments of the 2017-18 school year 

…and other "news" for next year!

This meeting will also be available by Zoom where you can join from a PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:

Or iPhone one-tap :
   US: +16699006833,,312790879# or +14087403766,,312790879#
Or Telephone:
   Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
       US: +1 669 900 6833 or +1 408 740 3766 or +1 646 876 9923
   Meeting ID: 312 790 879

Vote For Canton Country Day School
In The Canton Repository's
Best Of The Best

Vote Canton Country Day School for the Best of the Best Private School . Read about it here: Best of the Best Voting begins May 6, 2018 @ 12:00am Eastern

Canton Country Day is seeking qualified individuals for the following positions for the 2018-19 school year:

Kindergarten Teacher
Middle School Lang. Arts Teacher
Part Time Middle School Math Teacher
Part Time Middle School French Teacher
Part Time Bus Driver
Part Time Preschool Aide
Substitute Teachers
Applications and descriptions are available online at or by calling 330-453-8279.

Important Deadlines From Great Escapes!

Tuition raffle tickets are still available until May 25, 2018 , wishing everyone good luck in the tuition raffle !


Karla Thompson
Great Escapes Chair
(330) 361-0018
Hot Lunch Program

Thank you for participating in the 2017-18 Hot Lunch Program.

For questions, concerns or assistance, please contact Chef Frank at 330-316-7820, or at
CCDS' Parents Association

 We have an exciting Teacher Appreciation Week coming up May 7th -11th . Refer to the information sent home to see our Top Secret plans and how you can help! Also, check your email for info on a free family night at Laser Quest on May 22nd. Pizza and refreshments will be provided. Should be lots of fun!
CCDS' Grandparents & Special Friends Day
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:00 a.m. - Noon Dismissal
No E.T.C. and No Afternoon Buses

Invitations were sent home
with the youngest sibling.

Reservation deadline is Monday, May 7, 2018!
CCDS' Golf Outing at The Quarry
Friday, May 18, 2018

 Spring has arrived.....

I know it doesn't look or feel like it yet, but spring has arrived. Please sign up to attend or sign up to be a sponsor for the 2018 CCDS Golf Outing at the Quarry Golf Club.
CCDS' Parents Association Invites You,
Your Family and Friends
To A Free Night Of Fun at Laser Quest
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Parents’ Association would like to invite you for an evening of fun at Laser Quest Canton at NO CHARGE ! Pizza will be provided for all. Please click the link to register Laser Quest . The registration is limited to 200 . More information is provided below.
CCDS 2018 Summer Camp
Registration is now open for Camp Country Day 2018. 
Information is available on the CCDS website , or email with any questions.

This week's featured camp is Superheroes and Sidekicks.

This is a new combined Early Childhood/Lower School camp and is perfect for siblings, cousins, or friends who want attend camp together but are in different age groups.  Please note the early bird deadline is May 15th . We must receive your registration and payment by that date in order for you to receive the discount. Sign up today!

Please remember to visit Amazon Smile for CCDS. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases . Thank you!

Click on the Amazon Smile Logo (on left) to go directly to the website.
Apples to Oregon - Music and Movement Performance
By Grades JK Through 2nd

Football and Jump Rope
In P.E.

Grades 5-8 got a chance to get outside and enjoy the weather this week. They finished their football unit focusing on throwing, catching, and kicking skills. 

Grades K-2 have started a jumping rope unit which will focus on a variety of different jumps.

"Get-Fit Hall of Fame Field Trip"

Reminder to turn in signed permission slips by May 8th.

Grades 6th-8th go to the Hall of Fame on May 16th.
Grades K-5th go to the Hall of Fame on May 25th.


Joey Bruce
CCDS Physical Education Teacher
CCDS Sports


The track team has a meet on Wednesday, May 9th at Malone at 5:30 p.m. The championship meet is scheduled for Thursday, May 17th at St. Thomas Aquinas at 4:30 p.m.

Athletics Banquet

The 2018 Athletics Banquet is Monday, May 21st at 5:30 p.m. Forms were sent by email and with each athlete.  The deadline for returning the form and payment is Monday, May 14th at 8:20 a.m. NO late forms/payment will be accepted .

Girls On The Run

Girls on the Run culminates with a 5K at Walsh at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 19th. We would love for you to come and cheer on the girls!

Brian Bortz
Athletic Director
CCDS Week at a Glance
Monday, May 7, 2018
Spring Book Fair
Grandparents & Special Friends RSVP's due!
Morning Assembly 8:30 a.m.- Performance Area
8th Grade Speech by Campbell White on Billie Jean King
Grade 7 Mother - Daughter Book Club - Library - 5-7 p.m.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Spring Book Fair

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Spring Book Fair
CCDS Track Meet @ Malone University, 2600 Cleveland Ave. NW,
Canton, OH 44709 - 5:30 -7:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Spring Book Fair
Student Council Elections - Middle School Pod - 9:30 - 10:20 a.m.

Friday, May 11, 2018
Spring Book Fair
Grandparents & Special Friends Day - 8 a.m. - Noon Dismissal
Entertainment begins at 8:30 a.m.
No ETC, PETC and No Afternoon Buses
Middle School (Grades 5 - 8) Great Escapes Party at
North Canton Skate and Entertainment Center - 1:00 - 3:30 p.m.
K, 1 and 2 Cruise-In Movie Night Great Escapes Party at
Canton County Day School - 5:30 - 8 p.m.

 The State of the School - All School Meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 15, 2018 @ 6:00 p.m.
All are welcome to join us!

Contact (330) 453-8279 for questions.