October 1, 2021 Digital Backpack

District Information:

  • Masks: As of Wednesday, September 29, 2021 the Executive Orders mandating masks for all students and staff have been extended to February 15, 2022. Details may be found in this press release.

  • October Breakfast and Lunch Menus: Breakfast and Lunch Menus

Digital Backpack Links for Each School:

Community News:

  • Kyle’s Smile Memorial 5K: October 30, 2021 at 10am. Come run or walk in this 5K to honor the memory of Kyle Ashley. Proceeds raised will help support purchasing new playground equipment at the Colchester RecPlex. The race will be held rain or shine. For more information go to: Kyle's Smile Memorial 5K
  • Vernon Regional Adult Based Education (VRABE) - Colchester Flyer 2021.pdf. Programs include high school completion options such as the GED, the Credit Diploma Program, and the National External Diploma Program. English as a Second Language (ESL) classes and Citizenship classes are also offered. To learn more about their free adult education programs, please visit: vrabe.org
  • The Willimantic Public Library and the Friends of the Willimantic Public Library are hosting the first annual Eastern CT Children's Book Fair on October 2, 2021. For more information: Flyer - Book Fair.png
  • Chatham Health District - Upcoming COVID-19 Testing and Vaccination Events: Chatham Health.org
  • The Colchester Garden Club is inviting area students in Kindergarten through 9th grade to share their nature experiences, thoughts and knowledge about birds by creating an original poem for the National Garden Clubs, Inc. Poetry Contest. This year’s poetry contest theme is “Sing with the Song Birds – Exploring the Glory of Nature”. For more details: Poetry Contest for Children.pdf

 C3, Collaborative for Colchester’s Children: