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Kindergarten Registration
Published by Sharon Lepore on June 4, 2020
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Group of boys and girls sitting at a table coloring in letters with children's art work hanging in the background.Cumberland County Schools (CCS) has launched Online Kindergarten Enrollment for the 2020-21 school year. To be eligible, a child must have reached his or her fifth birthday by August 31, 2020.  To enroll a kindergartener for the 2020-2021 school year, visit https://ccsncc.scriborder.com/ and select Student Enrollment- Kindergarten. The application and required documents can be completed 100% online using a computer, phone or other mobile device.

        
Summer Updates
Published by Sharon Lepore on June 4, 2020
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As students begin their summer break, the following services provided by the district have been altered:
  • CCS Student Services Hotline – With the 2019-2020 school year coming to a close, the Student Services Hotline set up to assist students as they cope during the COVID-19 pandemic will discontinue.
  • Cumberland@Home LIVE Tutoring – The tutoring service ended on the evening of May 21. The remote-learning opportunity offered students assistance with math instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • CCS Prime Time – Because of the pandemic, CCS Prime Time before- and after-school care program will not be operating its usual summer camp this year. In lieu of camp, Prime Time staff will be posting fun summer activities on their Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/CCSPrimeTime/  that parents can use to engage their child during the summer months.
  • Grab-N-Go Meal Service – CCS Child Nutrition Services will not be serving meals to children 18 years of age and younger from Monday, May 25 – Friday, May 29. Beginning Monday, June 1, the district’s summer meal program will operate at various sites throughout the county. For a full list of the locations, visit http://bit.ly/mealpickup.
        
Supply Lists for 2020-2021 School Year
Published by Sharon Lepore on June 4, 2020
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School supplies including scissors, colored pencils, a notebooks, and paperclips on a table

Visit Lillian Black Elementary’s Supply Lists to find out what your child will need for the upcoming school year.

        
Student Dress Code
Published by Sharon Lepore on June 3, 2020
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DRESS CODE

We need your cooperation with appropriate student attire.  Children should dress with modesty, good taste and adhere to the following guidelines.  Shorts being worn by students should be at least fingertip length.  Tops should cover the torso (no midriff, halter, or spaghetti strap tops).  Shirts with offensive pictures or language are inappropriate.  Pants must be worn at the waist.  Enclosed footwear is encouraged and flip-flops are prohibited.  Heel height should not exceed 1 ½ inches in height due to safety concerns.

  • Students should not wear hats, caps or bandannas inside the building, except for special events.
  • Hair coloring and styling are permitted as long as it doesn’t cause a disruption within the learning environment.
  • Chains hanging out of pockets or from clothing are not appropriate.

Dress Code Update

  1. All Cumberland County Schools will make any necessary religious accommodations for any type headgear or head coverings otherwise restricted or prohibited under existing individual school dress codes.
  2. No student shall receive Out of School Suspension based solely upon violation of an existing individual school dress code.
        
Community Eligibility Information for Parents
Published by Sharon Lepore on June 3, 2020
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Image of blue graduate coming out of an orange and yellow book with the text Cumberland County Schools Child NutritionCumberland County Schools (CCS) Child Nutrition Services is excited to announce The Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) is being offered in sixty-five of our schools for the 2020-2021 school year. The provision enables each student enrolled in the participating schools to receive a breakfast and lunch at no charge on days when school is in session. Students enrolled at participating CEP schools are not required to submit a lunch application to receive meals at no charge. Lillian Black Elementary will be participating in this program for the 2020-2021 school year.

        
COVID-19 Up-to-Date Information
Published by Sharon Lepore on June 2, 2020
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Informational side with caption of for up-to-date information concerning COVID-19, visit coronavirus.ccs.k12.nc.us and the Cumberland County Schools yellow orange and blue logo