May 7, 2021 Digital Backpack

District Information:

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

  • Dine out with a purpose!  On Thursday, May 13th, The Plum Tomato is hosting a fundraiser for the Bacon Academy Class of 2024. Show a copy of this flyer: Plum Tomato Fundraiser 2021.png (printed or digital) when you dine in or take out, and 10% of your purchase will be donated to the Class of 2024. This fundraiser does not apply to orders placed with Füd Delivery. Please contact Samantha Burroughs (sburroughs@colchesterct.org) if you have any questions!

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

  • Upcoming Week: May 10 - 14 

CES/JJIS/WJJMS

  • Monday & Tuesday: full in-person learning
  • Wednesday: in-person, shortened day
  • Thursday & Friday: full in-person learning

Bacon Academy

  • Monday & Tuesday: Group 1 in-person
  • Wednesday: All remote, shortened day
  • Thursday & Friday: Group 2 in-person

Digital Backpack Links for Each School:

Community News:

  • Colchester Soccer Club: Fall Registration is Now Open! Online registration for the Colchester Soccer Club 2021 fall season (mid-August through October) is now open. Please register by May 31st to avoid a $50 late fee. For more information and to see open volunteer positions: Colchester Soccer Club Flyer-Open Registration.pdf. Visit colchestersoccer.org and login, or create a new account, to find registration options. Please contact Tim Daniels with any questions at president@colchestersoccer.org.

  • Kyle’s Smile is a memorial fundraiser in memory of Kyle Ashley. Our goal is to help raise money in honor of Kyle to complete the playscape project at the Rec Plex. See attached flyer for how you can donate: Kyle's Smile Flyer.pdf. Email kylessmile33@gmail.com for further information.
  • Give the Gift of Norton Park.  As a special gift for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduation, birthday or anniversary, purchase an engraved brick (2 sizes available) for the commemorative walk or an engraved granite capstone to be placed on the low walls of the former mill for additional seating. Please see flyer for additional information: Norton Park Flyer.pdf

Colchester Youth & Social Services:

C3, Collaborative for Colchester’s Children:

  • Time to Register! C3 will be offering a summer session of the virtual Village Support Group with a focus on the skills of resilience, beginning on June 9th. We have all been through a challenging year and the skills of resilience, for ourselves and our children, have never been so important. Learn how you can use everyday routines and activities to build resilience for your family while developing strong connections with others. To register, go to: colchesterc3.jumbula.com/#/caregiver-programs.  Please refer to the attached flyer for details: Summer Village Group.jpg
  • Are you looking for preschool information? In lieu of our Preschool Expo, visit colchesterc3.org to find Preschool Resources and information about local activities for children!