The Southeastern Utah Health Department recently received a grant to perform Lead Testing. This is a free service at this time. Please review the survey at the following link if you are interested in considering lead testing for your family. If you have any questions, please contact the health department at 637-3671. https://survey.zohopublic.com/zs/GozKyG
Dear Families, Please remember that we are having our Spring Musical Performance this Wednesday, April 13th at Carbon High School Auditorium. The doors will open at 6:00 pm and the program will start at 6:30 pm. Your children have been working on this program with Mrs. Grant, our music teacher. If possible we are asking that students in Kindergarten, First and Second Grade students wear either yellow, orange, green or pink shirts. Third, Fourth and Fifth Grade students wear any shade or blue or gray. A note should have came home explaining this. Please note that this program is not mandatory but we would love to have all students participate in this experience. If you have any questions, please let the office know.
Wellington Elementary Yearbooks are on sale now!!! Please check your child's backpack for an order envelope or go online to purchase. On sale from March 30th to April 11th. Get them now because no extra books will be purchased.
Carbon School District is seeking applications for a Special Education/IEP support teacher. The Special Education IEP support teacher will be responsible for assisting with UPIPS monitoring requirements, file reviews, and supporting special education teachers in the development and compliance of IEP files. Will occasionally complete special education testing if needed. Requirements of the positions is to be a licensed special education teacher with a great knowledge of the IEP process, high compliance with completion of IEP forms, understanding of special eligibility requirements, and ability to help teachers complete required IEP forms for students. Must have a Bachelor's degree. May need to provide assistance in holding IEP meetings with school staff and parents. This is a part time position and will begin Fall of 2022. Apply online at www.carbonschools.org using the Menu tab and the CSD Employment Opportunities link
Carbon School District is seeking applications for a Special Education Aide. Special Education Aide will work with students who have special needs. This is a 29 hour per week position. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to pass a Live Scan Fingerprint background check which costs $25. Apply online at www.carbonschools.org using the Menu tab and the CSD Employment Opportunities link
Carbon School District is seeking applications for a SPED Coordinator. SPED Coordinator to manage several Special Education programs including alternate testing, transition, medicaid, compliance, hearing and vision screenings, OT/PT services. Additional duties will include testing for Special Education programs for students referred for Special Education services. Must have a Bachelor's degree and be a licensed Special Education Teacher with great understanding of Special Education requirements. Must be able to meet requirements for Level A/B testing. Need to be able to be organized, multi-task, provide supervision, and work well with others. This position is set to start in Fall 2022. This is a full time position with benefits. Apply online at www.carbonschools.org using the Menu tab and the CSD Employment Opportunities link
Dear Families, Due to scheduling issues the PTA has cancelled "Family Bingo Night" that was scheduled for Monday, March 7th.
Carbon School District is seeking applications for a Child Nutrition Program Supervisor. The Child Nutrition Program Supervisor oversees all aspects of the Child Nutrition Program (CNP) throughout the school district. The job functions will include administrating, planning, directing, and evaluating the program in order to meet the nutritional and educational needs of students. Position responsibilities include establish quality standards for the presentation and service of food; implement a department-wide customer service philosophy focused on value and satisfaction; develop cost-effective menus that maintain nutritional integrity and meet state and federal guidelines and regulations; assess student preferences, industry trends, and current research to plan menus that encourage participation in the CNP. Work with school staff, teachers, parents, and physicians to plan menus for students with special nutrition needs. Establish procedures to ensure food is prepared and served in a sanitary and safe environment. Integrate employee safety regulations into all phases of the school food service operation. Manage the CNP using appropriate financial management techniques Ensure all records and supporting documentation are maintained in accordance with district, state and federal laws and policies. Oversee the hiring, training, and evaluation of departmental staff Must have a knowledge of menu planning, food purchasing, and preparation of foods in food service environment, experience with budget management, experience supervising personnel and strong organization, communication, and interpersonal skills. Must have a Bachelor’s degree in one of the following areas: Foods and Nutrition, Food Service Management, Dietetics, Family and Consumer Science, Culinary Arts, Business, or related field* OR Bachelor’s degree in any academic major and at least two years of relevant school nutrition programs experience* OR an Associate’s degree in one of the following areas: Foods and Nutrition, Food Service Management, Dietetics, Family and Consumer Science, Culinary Arts, Business, or related field and at least two years of relevant school nutrition programs experience* *Applicants currently working on or willing to obtain a degree in the fields listed above may apply. Must be able to pass a LiveScan fingerprint background check (cost of $25).
Carbon School District is seeking applications for a Public Media Specialist. The Public Media Specialist will assist district administration with building and maintaining a positive image of our schools and district. Specific duties including promote positive community awareness of the school district through external communications; draft news articles, press releases, social media posts, and other media communications; assist with managing social media channels; work closely with district and school administrators to highlight positive school events, activities, and achievements; take photos at school activities and events for use in media communications; represent Carbon School District with professional conduct and communication. Qualifications include being a creative thinker, experience with social media, excellent written and verbal communication skills, familiarity with photography and being self-motivated. This is a part time position working up to 20 hours per week with a flexible, self-determined schedule. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to pass a LiveScan fingerprint background check (cost of $25).
Great News! Your child can get dental care at their school on February 8, 2022. Please sign up by January 21st. Best of all, in most cases there is no cost to you if your child is insured with Medicaid or CHIP! Private insurance and affordable self-pay options are also available. https://www.myschooldentist.com/Default.aspx Easy & Convenient Having your child seen by the in-school dentist saves you valuable time. Top quality care is provided by local, licensed dentists right in the familiar surroundings of your child’s school. Dental care includes a complete exam, x-rays, cleaning, fluoride and sealants when needed. Restorative care, such as fillings, may also be provided.
Tomorrow, Tuesday January 18th will be an early release day at 1:00 pm. Also there will be no math tutoring this week for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders.
Please don't forget to join us tonight, Thursday January 13th for our PTA sponsored movie night. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Movie starts at 6:00 pm. The movie will be Sing 2. Concessions will be available for purchase.
To help create a safer transportation environment for all on the road, the Carbon School District Transportation Department wants to remind parents and motorists to use precautionary measures including having extra consideration for buses as they are traveling more slowly on icy roads and some residential roads may be tight due to snow build up. Just like you, bus drivers are taking their time on wintery roads and unpredictable delays can happen, please be patient with them as we work to keep our students safe this Winter.
Dear Carbon School District Parents and Guardians, It has come to our attention that there is a current Tik Tok challenge related to school violence. We are aware and watching. If there is a threat to any school in Carbon School District we will take immediate action, notify law enforcement and parents. At this time, school will be held as normal in all Carbon School District locations. District administration is collaborating with local law enforcement to track any possible threats. Tomorrow, December 17, there will also be an increased police presence in all schools so that our students, parents, and staff are safe. We appreciate you cooperation in talking with your children about the seriousness and potential consequences of participating in these types of trends. We are looking forward to a great day as we wrap up this exciting week headed into winter break! Thank you, Superintendent Salas
Thursday, December 16th at 6:30 p.m. our after school choir the Musical Majors will be performing in our school auditorium. Everyone is invited to attend but this performance is just the Musical Majors students not the whole school. Mrs. Grant is hoping to do a school-wide performance in the spring. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m.
If your student participated in the See's Chocolate Fundraiser, please plan to pick up your orders up tomorrow, Thursday December 16th after school until 3:30 . Orders will also be available for pick up before school on Friday the 17th before and after school Friday until 6 as well. During pick up if students have earned a gift card they will get to choose from Cinemark, Amazon, or Walmart . Gift cards will be given to students after returning from Christmas Break . Thank you to all who participated.
See's Candies Fundraiser Information: It is very important to have all the orders and money returned tomorrow December 3rd. See's candies has guaranteed our orders will be here in time for Christmas break, but only if we give them two weeks to fulfill the orders. December 3rd is exactly two weeks therefore we cannot take late orders. If for any reason shipping is running behind and we go into Christmas break before orders have come in, we will send out a communication for parents to come pick up their order . We want you to have everything in time for Christmas.
We have had a number of children bringing toys from home. We understand that they are excited to show their friends their toys and play with them at recess times; however we have had a few incidents of toys being traded, lost or broken. We are asking that children keep their toys at home. We have spoken to the students and have explained the reasons behind no toys at school. We appreciate your support with this.
Dear Families, We have a bunch of new backpacks and some new winter coats. If your child is in need of a new backpack or coat, please call the office at 435-637-2570.
See's Candies Fundraiser Information: It is very important to have all the orders and money returned by December 3rd. See's candies has guaranteed our orders will be here in time for Christmas break, but only if we give them two weeks to fulfill the orders. December 3rd is exactly two weeks therefore we cannot take late orders. If for any reason shipping is running behind and we go into Christmas break before orders have come in, we will send out a communication for parents to come pick up their order . We want you to have everything in time for Christmas. Also, there are a limited number of lines on the order form, feel free to add additional paper or pick up an extra form from the office .