The Hoot October 2018 - Page 2

Chesterfield Day School provides a personalized education of unparalleled excellence

to students age 18 months to Sixth Grade.

1100 White Road, Chesterfield, MO 63017 314.469.6622

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Happy Fall, CDS!

Community Kudos 4

Welcome New Friends 5

An Enchanting Week Ahead 6

Caught! In the Act of Learning 9

Water for Life: CDS in the Community 10

Learning in Nature, From Nature 12

Digging In the Dirt! 15

A Fall Taste Adventure 16

Grandparents' Day: A Special Feature 17

Mark Your Calendars

In this issue:


Oct. 31: Halloween Parade (8:30 am; Arrive early for best


Nov. 2: 3rd Annual Trivialympics (Doors open at 7:00 pm; Trivia starts at 7:30)

Nov. 5 – 9: CDS Book Fair in the Atrium: Enchanted Forest (see pg. 6)

Nov. 8 & 9: Parent-Teacher Conferences (see pg. 8 to register for your preferred time)

Thurs. half-day dismissal; Fri. No School

Nov. 14: Talent Show Auditions (3:30 pm; Gym)

All ages welcome; please sign up at the front desk!

Nov. 15: Picture Retake Day

Nov. 21 – 26: Thanksgiving Break (Off-Day Camp available 11/26 only. Pre-registration required; please see the Parent Portal)

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Cover art from "All About That Space" by Emilia Jackson (Third Grade)