Tiger Tales April 12th

With CMAS/PARCC upon us, we here at Colfax wanted to inform you about the importance of nutrition and the role it plays in our students lives not only from a healthy standpoint but from an educational mindset.  Studies show nutrition has the potential to positively influence students’ academic performance and behavior.  They suggest that with better nutrition, students are better able to learn, have fewer absences, and students’ behavior improves, causing fewer disruptions in the classroom.  There are three ways nutrition can influence student learning potential and school performance. [Read more…]

Tiger Tales Feb. 8th

Dear Colfax Families,

Supporting your child to be a stellar student is important. But don’t limit learning to the walls of the classroom. Although the skills being learned there are crucial to intellectual and social growth, your child needs your help to open up the world of ideas. Creating renewed joy in discovery will transfer to schoolwork, and therefore academic achievement too!  [Read more…]

Tiger Tales Sept. 14th

September 14th, 2017

Dear Colfax Families,

Thank you to all of you who attended Back to School Night. We had a great turn out! We received positive feedback about how this event was organized and the general feel of the night.  If you have any additional feedback, please let us know. Thank you also, to those of you who brought a dessert to share to the BBQ! It made this event that much sweeter. [Read more…]