April 9, 2021 Digital Backpack

District Information:

  • Superintendent’s Weekly COVID-19 Update: Colchester: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information/Updates

  • REMINDER: Friday, April 9th will be an Early Release Day for All Schools: Friday, April 9th will be an early release day for all schools to avoid conflicts with the closed vaccination clinic for CPS staff. The early release schedule is as follows:

    PreK AM:10:35am

    PreK PM: Cancelled

    Grades K-5: 12:55pm

    Grades 6-8: 11:40am

    Grades 9-12: 11:55am

  • NO SCHOOL: April 12 - 16, 2021 - APRIL RECESS

  • William J. Johnston Middle School will open fully on April 19, 2021. 

  • Bacon Academy to Remain in Hybrid Model: Please see Principal Peel's video here: Bacon Academy's Finishing the Year 2021 Presentation, 4/7/21

  • 2020-2021 School Year Calendar - Update: Revised School Year 2020-2021.pdf

Digital Backpack Links for Each School:

Community News:

  • UPDATE: The Drive-Thru Food Box Distribution will continue to be held every Friday through April 23rd. The food box distribution will be held on the following dates: April 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 2021 at Abundant Life of the Assemblies of God, 85 Skinner Road, Colchester, CT from 2:00-4:00pm (until supplies run out). Additional information: Updated Farmers to Families Food Box Distribution flyer.jpeg
  • CASTLE’s Summer 2021 Registration is now open! Join us for our 30th summer here in Colchester!  CASTLE offers a fun, exciting, safe and affordable summer program.  We hope that you will join us this year.  For more details: Castle Summer Camp 2021.pdf

Colchester Youth & Social Services:

Colchester Parks and Recreation:

C3, Collaborative for Colchester’s Children:

  • Time to Register! C3 is offering a new (7 week) workshop, 'Your Journey Together',  to help equip families with skills to cope with life's challenges by showing parents how to use ordinary, everyday routines, activities and interactions as resilience-building opportunities. For more information: Your Journey flyer.jpg To register, go to: Colchester C3 Registration Information
  • C3 will be celebrating the Week of the Young Child April 10-16th! Watch the C3 Facebook page (Collaborative for Colchester's Children) for ideas and activities to enjoy with your child! For more information: C3 Week of the Young Child flyer.jpg

Cragin Memorial Library: