Friday, July 30 – Class Schedules (6-12) and Classroom Teachers (K-5) will be posted on your Parent & Student Portals.
Monday, August 2 – New Family Picnic – New Families, bring a picnic dinner to enjoy on our football field while we fellowship together. Dessert & drinks will be provided by Cary Christian.
- When: 6:00 – 7:30 P.M.
- Where: CCS Football Field
Tuesday, August 3 – Meet the Teacher Day – Come drop off school supplies and meet your child’s teacher(s)! We are so excited to welcome you home! Uniforms not required. Kindergartners do not need to attend.
- When: 8:00 – 11:00 A.M.
- Where: Cary Christian School
Wednesday, August 4 – First Day of School (Dress Uniform) – We are excited to see you!
- Kindergarten – 9:15 A.M. (only the first day)
- 1st-5th Grade – 8:15 A.M.
- 6th-12th Grade – 8:00 A.M.
Thursday, August 5 – Parent Orientation Evening – Join the Administration in the gym as we set out our plans for the year and share details about Academics, Student Life, Athletics, and Communications.
- Lower School – 5:00 – 5:45 P.M.
- Logic School – 6:00 – 6:45 P.M.
- Rhetoric School – 7:00 – 7:45 P.M.
Job Openings – Substitute Teachers, Study Hall Teacher, & Art Teacher – We are seeking job candidates for our Substitute Teacher Call List, our Study Hall Elective, and Art Classes. We are always accepting applications for short term openings that may come available or in preparation for the upcoming school year. For additional information or to request an application, please email Renee Bunton, HR Manager.
LOWER SCHOOL (CLICK TO EXPAND)
Monday, August 2 – Kindergarten Meet & Greet – We are excited to invite our Kindergarten families to come and enjoy a time of meeting their teachers and classmates. Parents will walk to the classrooms with their kindergartner, drop off their supplies, and then head to the playground for some fun!
- When: 9:00 – 10:30 A.M.
- Where: Kindergarten Classrooms & K-2 Playground
Wednesday, August 4 – Kindergarten Kiss & Cry – Following drop-off, kindergarten parents are invited to join us for coffee, conversation, and to hear from Mr. Seitz, Dean of Academics. Give your little one a kiss at their classroom door, shed a few tears, then join us for a sweet time of first-day fellowship. (Tissues provided.)
- When: 9:15-10:00 A.M.
- Where: CCS Pavilion
UPPER SCHOOL (CLICK TO EXPAND)
Tuesday, August 3 – Class of 2022 Back to School Family Tailgate – Seniors, we are so excited to celebrate you! We will have chalk to decorate your parking space!
- When: 7:00 – 8:30 P.M.
- Where: 3-5 Playground & Senior Parking Lot
Wednesday, August 4 – Senior Breakfast – Seniors will come early, park in their newly decorated parking spaces/be dropped off and gather for grab and go breakfast food/photo fun.
- When: 7:00 – 7:45 A.M.
- Where: 3-5 Playground
Monday, August 9 – Wednesday, August 11 – Rhetoric School Retreat at Camp Seafarer
AP Exam Scores – If you took an AP Exam last May, your scores are available on College Board. Your transcripts will be updated with the appropriate GPA boosts, if applicable, in August.
College Seminar Elective for Seniors – Do you want assistance as you walk through the college application process and apply for scholarships? If yes, then this Tuesday/Thursday elective is for you! We need five more Seniors to sign up. Please follow the elective change procedure to request to be in the class. Description of the elective:
- Update your resume
- Work on the Common App (including the essay and individual college short essays)
- Second quarter, the focus will switch to finding and applying for scholarships.
- We also hope to host alumni speakers.
Elective Change Procedure – To change electives fill out the form found on the parent and student portals. Signed forms can be turned in, starting on Wednesday, August 4. The last day to request changes is Wednesday, August 18.
ATHLETICS (CLICK TO EXPAND)
Monday, August 2 – Rhetoric Sports Tryouts & Practices Begin
- August 2 – 3 – Women’s Varsity Tennis – Tryouts will be held at Godbold Park from 12:00 – 2:00 P.M.
- Click here for information on coaches, practices, and locations
Monday, August 2 – Athletic Physical Day – A group of medical professionals will be on campus to perform athletic physicals for our students. No appointment necessary. All athletes must have their physicals completed by August 3 to participate in tryouts. No cost. Parents remember to download, print, and bring the Pre-Participation Form from Magnus.
- When: 8:00 – 11:00 A.M.
- Where: CCS Gymnasium
Thursday, August 5 – Logic Sports Tryouts & Practices Begin
Monday, August 9 – Coaches & Parents Meet and Greet – Come out and meet our fall coaches!
- Logic School Coaches: 4:30 P.M.
- Rhetoric School Coaches: 5:30 P.M.
- Where: CCS Gymnasium
Thursday, August 12 – Fall Sports Picture Day – Coaches will communicate which uniform to wear.