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Principal’s Message

Dear Parents,

On behalf of the staff at Copper Canyon Elementary School, I am happy to welcome you to the 2018-19 school year! We are looking forward to a productive partnership with you to make sure our students achieve their highest potential. We recognize that in order to be successful in school, all students need support from both home and school. A strong partnership with you will make a great difference in your child’s education. As partners, we share the responsibility for our students’ success, and we will do our very best to carry out our responsibilities. We ask that you guide and support your child’s learning by encouraging them to:

1) Attend school daily and arrive on time, ready for the day’s learning experiences.
(We miss them when they are not at school, and they miss important academic
content that cannot always be recovered.)
2) Complete all homework assignments given by teachers.
3) Read daily to develop a love for reading and to improve literacy skills.
(Make a commitment to read 20 mins a day with your child.)
4) Share school experiences with you so that you are aware of their school life.
5) Tell you if they need additional support in any area or subject.
6) Know that you expect them to succeed in school and have goals for college or
career readiness after high school.

As we begin this school year, we continue our school theme, Building Learners and
Leaders With the 7 Habits. Students will learn to set and accomplish many significant goals that prepare them to lead out in today’s world and be prepared for higher learning opportunities. Please ask your child about the 7 Habits of Happy Kids.

Please consider joining our school PTA and volunteer program. Our students can greatly benefit from your involvement and contributions in and outside of the classroom.  Contact your child’s teacher for volunteer opportunities.

As we go forward with our many academic programs, it is our goal to educate the whole child—fostering and achieving academic, social, emotional, and character growth for every child. Know that we are ready to work with you to develop all students’ love of learning and help them discover their own unique talents and abilities. Please email your child’s teacher or schedule a meeting if you feel you need more support for your child’s success. You are also welcome to contact me for support. Let’s work together to make this a positive year of progress and achievement for EVERY CHILD!

Warm regards,
Patty Bowen, Principal

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AS A REMINDER ....

Whenever you come to school, please go to the office and sign in before going to your child's class. Although it may be an inconvenience, for your safety and everyone else's safety, please sign in! If you have questions regarding snow day closures and other weather-related concerns, please check information between 6-8 a.m. on KSL - 1160 AM or 102.7 FM. You may also check TV stations KUTV - Channel 2, KTVX - Channel 4, KSL - Channel 5, or Fox News - Channel 13 for messages.

Parents are asked to keep their phone numbers updated on our class calling trees, and keep; the school phone lines free. Parents are asked NOT TO CALL THE SCHOOLS or the School District directly.

We, in the office, monitor the air level quality specific to West Jordan each day and will let teachers and students know what kind of a day it is. Students with special health concerns (noted on blue cards, health plans, doctor's notes, etc.) should plan on staying in on yellow, orange or red days (dependent on their health issues).