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FREE Tutoring for CSD students in grades 3-12! Sign up at ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you DOT Foods for your generous donation to our food pantry earlier this week. We are truly grateful for the support within our Southern community. ... See MoreSee Less
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Our K-2 teachers dive into our new reading curriculum (CKLA) by teaching and learning from one another. ... See MoreSee Less
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YOU belong in the Power of WE!Excellent people make excellent schools. That’s why we are relentless about hiring great people who can provide high-quality support and build authentic, caring relationships with staff, students and families.Opportunity is now available!School Nutrition General Worker – Full Time (6 hours/day) – Multiple PositionsApply online at #powerofwecsd #colonialnation ... See MoreSee Less
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On Thursday, November 10th, the Colonial School District (CSD) shared communications with families regarding elevated lead levels in schools to those indicated after testing by the Department of Education (DOE) and Division of Public Health (DPH). This LINK will provide a list of CSD schools impacted. As we indicated on Thursday, DOE was working on messaging for families this weekend. The link below contains that letter which provides information regarding a virtual town hall meeting tonight at 7:30 PM hosted by DOE and DPH along with other important information. Links for the DOE letter and the townhall are at: note, not all CSD schools are impacted by this, and at the schools that are impacted, actions have already been taken to remove exposure to the affected fixtures. If your questions are not answered tonight at the online forum, you can also email, and they will get back to you.For additional information please consult the DHSS webpage regarding this situation. ... See MoreSee Less
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WE are all enjoying our favorite lunch of the year… Thanksgiving dinner! Thank you to our wonderful nutrition staff who take the time to serve us healthy and delicious meals! #sousharks #colonialSDstrct #j_csd

Going above and beyond the call of duty… our principal helping to serve our students a healthy lunch when we needed an extra set of hands! #powerofwecsd #sousharks

Showing the #powerofwecsd at work today, CSD Superintendent @j_csd and all of the #Colonialnation leadership team pitched in today at #sousharks for lunch duty! #schoollunchrocks

Thanks to #sousharks for hosting us for this morning’s HB 100 bill signing. This legislation will increase mental health services in our elementary schools.

So it is galaxy day today for our school spirit day!!! Hopefully it is a day that is out of this world!! #teacherfriends #iteachtoo #schoolspiritdays #ivegotschoolspirithowboutyou #wegotthis #sousharks #sousharkscsd

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