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'Need to Know' Updates for the Week of November 28, 2021

Beginning December 1, the district will be hosting a campaign with the television network, Univision, to provide school district information to Spanish-speaking families throughout Cumberland County. If you know of any Spanish-speaking families with school-aged children, refer them to the CCS Website for more information about this campaign. 
 
The next Cumberland Family Academy session is titled "Family Literacy Night" It takes place on Thursday, December 2 at 6 p.m. During the session, parents will learn some great tools to use when working with early learners and how to make literacy fun. There will be a Q & A session. To register, visit https://www.ccs.k12.nc.us/familyacademy.
 
This is a reminder that families have the power of choice in Cumberland County Schools. Whether your child is a budding artist or interested in a career in the health sciences field, the district provides numerous options to help align each child's education with their unique interests and learning style. To learn more about these educational options, attend the CCS Virtual Choice Fair on Saturday, December 4 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.  Links to the virtual event will be accessible on the Choice website on December 4. To learn more, visit www.choice.ccs.k12.nc.us. The Choice Application period opens tomorrow (November 29).
 
Children 5 - 11 years of age can now receive the COVID-19 vaccination. Schedule your child's appointment today by visiting the Cumberland County Health Department website