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You Be The Chemist

YOU BE THE CHEMIST CHALLENGE 

 

Each year, CCS participates in the You Be the Chemist  competition sponsored by EXPO Chemical Company.  The event is a fun and innovative academic competition that engages grade 5-8 students in learning about important chemistry concepts, scientific discoveries, and laboratory safety. CCS middle school students took the challenge and came out on top!  Read more... 

ADMISSIONS

PROSPECTIVE K-12 FAMILY
NIGHT OPEN HOUSE 

 

On February 16, from 7:00-8:30 p.m., prospective families will be given the opportunity to visit our campus and gather information.  The evening will include a general assembly and private tour. New student applications will be accepted on this date.  Read more... 

 

PROSPECTIVE STUDENT
VISITOR DAY

 

On February 28, students considering attending CCS for the 2012-2013 school year may attend school all or part of the day.  Read more...   

 

ADMISSIONS VIDEOS
AND EVENTS   

 

Did you miss Kindergarten Preview? Click here for a video recap of the evening. For a listing of all admissions events, click here.  

 

2012-2013 ONLINE APPLICATIONS

Admissions applications are now being accepted for Kindergarten 2012-2013.  Applications for students entering grades 1-12 next fall will be accepted beginning February 16. Applications should be submitted online.

ADMISSIONS INFORMATION / CONTACT  
 
For admissions information, please click here or email Admissions Director Angie Ramirez or call 281.469.7745.

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

 

SPELLING BEE DISTRICT CHAMP

 

Congratulations to fifth grader Allison Strange who won the first place title at the Regional ACSI District Spelling Bee! Allison competed in two different bees.  She earned a gold medal for the best in the fifth grade bee and a plaque for the best in the "Spelloff" held for all of the 5th-8th grade contestants that were in first or second place. Her achievement in the "Spelloff" qualified her to participate in the Dallas Spelling Bee in March. 

 

MATH OLYMPICS

 

Congratulations to the students who qualified for Area Math Olympics to be held on February 25. Read more... 

  
CLASS OF 2012 


To date, seniors have been offered scholarships valued at $2,374,000.  Please click here for a list of college acceptances and awards as of February 1, 2012. 

FINE ARTS

YOU'RE INVITED TO DRAMA & DESSERT 
 

On February 9, from 7-10 p.m., high school drama and independent speech students will perform pieces in preparation for the TAPPS Speech Meet. For more information, contact Dia Moore. 


ART
  

 

Elementary Rodeo Art WinnersElementary Rodeo Art 

Elementary art students competed in the Private and Christian School District area of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Art Contest. Click here for a list of winners.

Katie Bretz Rodeo ArtRodeo Art Gold Medalist 

Congratulations to fourth grader Katie Bretz whose artwork (above) will be displayed in the Hayloft Gallery at the 2012 Houston Livestock and Rodeo. She will also be competing against the winners from the area public school districts.  

 

Secondary Rodeo Art 

Avery Barbisch Rodeo ArtCongratulations to secondary art students who placed in the Rodeo Art Contest including Avery Barbish - Finalist in the selection for a Gold Metal. Click here to read more, see a list of winners, and to view a photo gallery of the artwork.   

 

CHOIR  

 

Throughout the spring semester, choral students will compete in various competitions including the Heritage Festival and TAPPS events. 

 

Students have valuable options when it comes to Fine Arts at Cypress Christian School. Read more...


ATHLETICS

ULTIMATE CY-FAIR STUDENT OF THE WEEK 

Cypress Christian is always proud of our students when they take a stand for Christ in the public eye. Congratulations to senior Evan Doremus for being selected as Ultimate Cy Fair's Athlete of the Week. To read the published interview, click here.

 

SOCCER  

     

Varsity soccer is in the post-season with the girls and boys. Our girls team earned third place honors and boys earned District Runner-up honors. This puts both teams in the State play-off bracket.  Playoff games this weekend: The Lady Warriors will take on Colleyville Covenant  in a game that will be played at Fort Worth Christian on Saturday, February 4 at noon.  The Varsity Boys Soccer Team are excited about the challenge of facing Carrollton Christian.  The Warriors will play at Argyle Christian with the game starting at 3PM.   

   

Middle school soccer was strong at CCS. The girls and the boys had winning seasons.

 

BASKETBALL  


Varsity basketball moves into post-season play beginning February 13. The girls are currently in second place and the boys are tied for third. The JV programs had successful seasons as well.   

 

Middle school basketball had a successful season. The girls and boys A and B teams played hard and finished strong.  

 

MS / HS SPRING SPORTS SCHEDULES

 

Click here for schedules for middle school and high school spring sports including Track and Field, Baseball, Softball, and Golf. 

 

K-6th SPORTS

 

The Elementary Athletic Program partners with the West Houston Christian Sports Association League for K-6 sports. Watch for fun action shots to be posted soon. 

 

Click here to find out more about athletics at
CCS. 


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Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day on February 8
CCS is excited to host "Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day" for elementary students on Wednesday, February 8, from 8:15-10:45 a.m.  Read more...

For more information, contact Angie Ramirez via email or phone at 281-469-7745.

Upcoming Events

February 8

Prospective K-12 Family Night Open House
February 16

Prospective Student Visitor Day
February 28
 
Warrior Welcome
February 14

Run-4-Fun
March 9 

Click here for School Calendar.

Click here to view the 2012-2013 school calendar. 
  

Alumni News

Alumni Spotlight

Allie Borkovich ('08)
"I am officially a member of the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) at Galveston's School of Medicine Class of 2016!!!  I am so humbled by this opportunity and look forward to what the Lord has planned for these next four years. So many wonderful people at Cypress Christian have been extremely supportive and encouraging. Read more...


MONTHLY ALUMNI NEWS  

 

Click here to read the February 2012 Alumni Newsletter. 

 

Graduates and their families can post recent news and add photos via our online Alumnus Update Form.

 

 


Warrior Welcome on Blue Background
 
The Warrior Welcome is an inspiring one hour tour of the mission of Cypress Christian School. You will be encouraged through the stories of changed lives that are just a small sample of what happens every day at Cypress Christian.

Don't miss out on the opportunity to attend the February Warrior Welcome. 

Tuesday, February 14 

9-10 a.m. in the Gym Foyer

 

For more information please contact Lisa Beckmeier at 281.664.0202, or click here for 2012 dates and registration. 


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