Avery Spirit Night @ Creekview HS

Avery Spirit Night @ Creekview HS

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Creekview HS will be hosting Avery Spirit Night.

Please join us on January 30th at 6:00 p.m. to cheer on the CVHS Girl’s Basketball Team!

Free admission for all Avery students.

Canvas Learning Management System

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Cherokee County School District welcomes you to experience Canvas, our new Learning Management System, which will replace Aspen Pages and grade books beginning in the Fall of 2017. Below, you will find a step-by-step process to sign up and visit your child/children’s Canvas account.  You will need to set up a parent account in Canvas to view your child’s lessons, assignments, videos, resources, weblinks, and grades.

If you are a parent who participated in the 2016-2017 Canvas Pilot, you will not need to recreate an account since you already have one.

Step 1: Go to myccsd.instructure.com Or click on the link below and select “Parent Login”:     https://myccsd.instructure.com/login/canvas

Step 2: Set up your Account:
See “Parent of a Canvas User? Click Here for an Account

Step 3: Parent Signup
Enter the following information

  1. Enter your name
  2. Enter your email
  3. Enter your child’s Username
    (This is your child’s School ID#)
  4. Enter your child’s password (This is your child’s GTID#)
  5. Click “You agree to the terms of use”
  6. Click “Start Participating”

You will receive an email from Instructure Canvas. Click the link provided in the email to finish the registration.

Step 4: Welcome Aboard!

To complete the registration process, fill out the following fields:

  1. Login: verify your email.
  2. Password: set your password.
  3. Time Zone: select your time zone from the drop- down menu. (we are in the Eastern Time Zone)
  4. Click “Register”. You will be redirected to the Canvas login page for your account.

You are now registered!

Go back to https://myccsd.instructure.com/login/canvas, click “Parent Login”, then log in using your email and password.    

To Observe Additional Students:
1. Select “Account”
2. Open “Settings”
3. Click “Observing”

o Add Another Student:

  1. Under “Username”, enter student’s School ID#
  2. Under “Password”, enter your child’s GTID #
  3. Click “Add Student”

Note: If you only have one student, you don’t need to “add student.”

Upcoming Holidays

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Just a friendly reminder that students will have the following breaks in December & January.

Christmas Holiday December 22nd-January 7th
MLK Holiday- January 15th

Enjoy your time off with family and friends!!

Holiday Celebrations

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Please see the Holiday Celebrations Schedule below:

December 19
8:30-9:30           Kindergarten
10:00-11:00       Grade 2
12:15-1:15         Grade 1

December 20
10:00-11:00       Grade 3
11:30-12:30       Grade 4
12:45-1:45         Grade 5

Golden Shovel Award

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Mrs. Hohl was honored to receive the Golden Shovel award in recognition of her hard work in the Avery garden.

Congrats Mrs. Hohl!!

Teacher of the Year

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Congratulations to Holly Miller!
She was named the Avery Elementary Teacher of the Year!

PTA Events

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Save the date for January 26th!
Avery PTA will host our annual Mother/Son Mayhem.
*More details to come!


Other events will include:
Father/Daughter Dance- February 11
Bingo Night- March 2

Avery’s Balanced Literacy Program

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Please click on the link below to learn more about Avery’s Balanced Literacy Program:

Mix link: https://mix.office.com/watch/87s0yt351anq


Welcome to Avery

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School Office Hours: 
Monday-Friday 7am-3pm

School Hours for Students:
Monday-Friday 7:45-2:15

Early Checkout:
All students must be checked out from the office before 1:45 each school day. For the safety of your child, please be prepared to show photo ID when checking a student out from school.

Transportation Changes:
If you have a planned transportation change for your child, please send in a note to your child’s teacher or use our Transportation Form.

Below is a copy of our car rider route to be viewed at your convenience!
Avery Car Line Route 2017 2018

School Mission Statement:
The mission at Avery Elementary School is to create a safe and enriching environment where students and staff unite in learning through the use of technology, collaboration, independent thinking and applying knowledge. Students will be empowered to succeed as life-long learners and productive citizens for the future.

Attached is a copy of the 2017 Student Parent Handbook. Please refer to this document throughout the year should you have any questions about our policies and procedures

2017-18 Cherokee County School Calendar

2017-18 Supply Lists

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Attached you will find supply lists for the 2017-18 school year.
2017-18 Supply Lists