"Canton Can"

"One Goal, One Vision, One Mission...imagine the possibilities" 

Canton Public School District Key Communicator
Issue: #5

March  2015
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Spring Break

Schools and offices in the Canton Public School District will be closed next week for Spring Break. Have a fantastic week and we'll see you back on Monday, March 16!



"Oh the Place You'll Go" 

Canton Public School district students celebrated Read Across America Day.  This exciting event is held each year to celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday and  the importance of reading.  Students began the morning enjoying a green eggs and ham breakfast prepared by the dynamic food service staff. Students as well as teachers dressed as characters from several of Dr.Seuss' books.The reading theme this year was " Oh the Places You'll Go!" - the last book published in Dr. Seuss's lifetime.School leaders offer a special thanks to all of the guest readers who came to join in the fun by reading to our students.   What an exciting celebration!






 CPSD  March  2015 Events

 "Canton Can"

One Vision, One Goal, One Mission....transforming lives, while building futures.

  • Rescheduled to after Spring Break---Goodloe Elementary School Day Pictures

  • Rescheduled to after Spring Break---Canton Elementary Parent Academy

  • March 2 "Read Across America"

  • March 3 McNeal Elementary Black History Program @5:30

  • March 6 Nichols Middle Perfect Attendance/Behavior Party

  • March 6 Myers CSAS 5th Grade Spring Break Celebration

  • March 6 CPSD students participate in the State Reading Fair

  • March 6 McNeal Perfect Attendance Celebration

  • March 3-6 Nine Weeks Assessments

  • March 9-13 Spring Break (Schools and Central Office Closed)

  • March 16 Canton Elementary Science Fair Projects due (4th & 5th graders)

  • March 17-31 Performance Based Assessments / (April 1 Make-Up Testing)

  • March 17 "Rock the Vote T-Shirt Making Day" at CES/McNeal Elementary(Bring a white T-Shirt)

  • March 19 CPSD students participate in Regional Science Fair at JSU

  • March 19 Nichols 8th Grade Course Selection

  • March 20 Canton Elementary begin Weekend Homework/ Perfect Attendance Jean Day

  • March 20 "Rock the Vote Dance" for ELEMENTARY students only from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Nichols Middle School Gym

  • March 20 McNeal Elementary Weekend Homework Begins 

  • March 20 Myers CSAS 1st Grade Trip to Petrified Forest

  • March 21 Canton Elementary March of Dimes Car Wash 9 a.m.-12 noon

  • March 21 Porter Middle PTO "Mother-Daughter/Father-Son Luncheon" 11:00 a.m.-1:00p.m. ($10 couple, add 2.50 for each extra person)

  • March 21   March Madness Parent Academy

  • March 23 Report Cards Issued

  • March 24 State Testing Begins

  • March 26 Myers CSAS PTA Meeting 6:00 p.m.

  • March 26 Lunch with Dads

  • March 27 Canton Elementary School Day Pictures

  • March 27 Canton Elementary "Tape the Principal to the Wall" in the    name of March of Dimes

  • March 28 Canvass the Community Day/School Bond Referendum Rally at Nichols Middle

  • March 30 Canton Elementary Awards Day (9:00 a.m. 3rd grade/10:00 a.m. 4th & 5th grade)

  • March 31 Go Vote! Canton Public School Bond Referendum Election from 7:00 a.m.- 7:00 p.m. at Nichols Middle School

  • March 31 Myers CSAS 1st Semester Awards 9:30 a.m. (K-2) , 1:00 p.m. (3-5



Canton Public Schools
403 East Lincoln Street
Canton,MS 39046
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