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Virtual Space Camp-Out with the Space Center in Houston, Texas
Road Map to Starting School Dr. Satchel's Road Map to Starting Schools
ECHA County Food Guide Project ECHA
2020 Community Development Grants Awarded

✏️Community Development Committee Grants✏️ $5,100-Colbert County School System for LEAP special needs students $6,000-Football uniforms for Colbert Heights High $3000-Hatton Elementary School for library tables and chairs for STEAM activities $1000-Colbert Heights Elementary School Pre-K for two hatch tablets $543-Hatton Elementary School for 8 world globes $404-Hatton Elementary School for 20 sets of Oxford Poly eight-pocket folders for 4th grade students $311- Hatton Elementary for 4 adjustable chairs to go with high table $700- Hatton Elementary research database $1,200- Colbert Heights High School for a curtain track for auditorium for theatrical productions $1,159-Colbert Heights High School for 35 heavy duty steel stools for visual arts $1,500- Leighton Elementary School for circulation of STEM books in library $3,090-Colbert Heights High School for tables for STEAM lab $1,800-Colbert County School system for 2 new thermometers $2,350-Colbert County School System for new curriculum for K-6 after school program and 2021 summer program $970- Colbert Heights Elementary School for tables and chairs for 2nd grade classroom $850- Colbert County Schools to mark, tape, and paint Leighton Elementary gymgrants


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Public Service Announcement

April 30, 2020

Recap of Future Activities



Due to a projected increase in Covid 19 cases, we will not provide a food pick up until April 27, from 9-11 am. 

Next library drop off is April 27 from 9-11.
   Parents/students, please continue to check the group communication provided by your child’s teacher. Please  send messages to the teacher using the teacher’s group communication. Teachers will gladly assist you and your child! Stay safe and healthy!!  

ENROLL NOW FOR 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR Registration for 2020-2021 School Year





In Loving Memory of Megan Gooch Megan

💐 Services for Megan Lee Gooch:

💐Visitation Wednesday at Colbert Heights Baptist Church 5-8

💐Funeral service
Thursday 2:00 at Colbert Heights Baptist Church 

🚌 CHES/CHHS(early dismissal)
Buses will run at 1:00 p.m.
CHES car riders will start at 12:30 p.m to allow students to attend services. 

Continue to pray for passenger Brianna Agee currently being cared for at Huntsville Hospital.

Support CHES Bionic Blue Robotics Team CHES Bionic Blue Robotics Team
Read Across America Week Read Across America Week
Weather Delay 2/21/2020 Weather

❄️2-hour delay, Friday 2/21/2020

🥞🥓Breakfast will be served 



School Delays Weather Alert!



Colbert County Schools will be delayed 2 hours tomorrow. Wednesday, February 12th. We will serve breakfast in the morning as well. The buses will run two hours later in the morning.   Please stay safe and drive carefully! 

School Lunch Week School Lunch Week
Social Media 101 Social Media 101
Book Fair Book Fair
Free Socks! Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
CCS Awarded Energy Grant SO²
Parent Appreciation Day Parent Appreciation Day
Alabama Verses Auburn Macaroni Drive AL/AU Macaroni Challenge
Epic! Blast off! to Reading "Blast Off to Reading" Challenge

Epic! "Blast off to Reading"

Awareness Week
Fall Pictures Fall Pictures
Book Fair Arctic Adventure Book Fair
LES Teacher of the Year Melissa Green
New Parent Club Remind
New Lunch App
Registration and Meet the Teacher at LES! Registration and Meet the Teacher
New Car Rider Pick-Up Route New Car Rider Route
School Supply List Leighton Supply List
Summer Reading Program Summer Fun
Beloved Teacher and Friend Leigh Ann McDaniel
Author Sonya Swipworth Will Visit! "The Layla Diaries"
Field Day 2019 Field Day 2019
School Library Month School Library Month
Spring 2019 Testing Attendance Reward Attendance
National School Lunch Week National School Lunch Week
Read Across America Week Read Across America Week
WatchDogs - Doughnuts For Dads Watch DOGS


WatchDOGS Donuts with “Dad” Breakfast!




Randon Acts of Kindness Week Kindness Week
Book Fair Book Fair
Yearbooks Yearbook

On Sale NOW!

Pre-K Registration Pre-K
Iron Bowl Day Iron Bowl Day
Red Ribbon Week Drug Awareness Week

Dress Up Days

Watch Dogs Pizza Party Watch DOGS Fall Pizza Party

W.A.T.C.H. Dogs

Florence READS

Our library gets $1 for every voucher presented on Spirit Nights at the Florence Mall.

Flu Vaccine Health Heroes Flue Clinic
Colbert County High School Homecoming Parade

Parade Entry for Friday 1:00PM

Top School for Improvement #oneteam#onegoal
Registration Info for the New School Year Online Registration Information
Colbert County Schools Education Foundation
Read Across America Week
Library Grant

Thank you Dr. Stutts and the Colbert County Commission for the library's grant for books.


Candle Fundraiser will start Nov. 27 - Dec. 1.


Santa Workshop will start Dec. 1 - Dec. 14.  All items will be under $5.

Book Fair

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Online Book Fair - Nov. 1 -14

Book Fair - Nov. 2, 3, 6-9

Teacher/Student Preview - Nov. 1

  Grandparents Breakfast/Day - Nov. 2, 7:30-2:30 - PreK, 1, 2, 4

                             - Nov. 3, 7:30-2:30 - K, 3, 5, 6

Parent Lunch - Nov. 7, 10:30-1:30 - PreK, 1, 2, 4

Nov. 9, 10:30-1:30 - K , 3, 5, 6

Fall Fun Day Package
Open House/Colbert County Board of Education Meeting
Registration and First Day of School

Registration is 8:00 - 11:00.  Bus riders registration is from 8:00-9:00.  First day of school is August 3. 

Summer Reading Program

Please turn Summer Reading Information in by the first full week of school.

Summer Reading Forms

School Supplies 2017-2018

Please click on link:  Supply Lists 2017-2018.

2018 New School Hours Here's the News





Accelerated Reader Parent Letter Emoji
Competition/Awards Calendar Academic Competition Calendar