Director of Admission
New Kodiaks! Student & Family Information
The Colorado Springs School (CSS) Admission Office and entire faculty/staff are so pleased you have decided to join the CSS community and we look forward to helping you make a smooth transition into to your new school.
In the coming months, you will receive a lot of information to get you ready and we know you will have some questions along the way. Below you will find a summary of important dates, summer reading lists, textbook and supply lists, and downloads for required forms.
We will update information periodically on this page, so be sure to check back. We highly recommend you attend as many new student/family activities as your schedule will allow. Mark your calendars with the key dates below!
Please contact Mrs. Joy Maguire Parsons or Ms. Jacqy Zingsheim at (719) 434-3500 with any questions. We can’t wait to greet you and introduce you to your new community, starting with the New Family Welcome on August 9.
2019-2020 Major Dates School Calendar
Upper School: Experience Centered Seminars: 2019-2020 Coming Soon
Throughout the summer, the Kodiak ROAR newsletter will be published the first week of June, July, and August, offering additional information for Back-to-School.
Key Dates for New Students & Families
Upper School Book Swap
May 30, 2019, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Trianon Terrace Room
Upper School students purchase their own text books. Get the best deals by coming to the Book Swap.
Medical Forms & Permissions Due
June 1, 2019
Summer Movie Night at CSS
July 13, 2019, Time TBA
New Family Welcome
August 9, 2019, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
August 15, 2019, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Middle School (6th-8th Grade) Student Orientation
Seminar I Gear Check & Pizza
August 16, 2019, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Welcome Meeting for New Parents & Students
August 16, 2019
Children’s School Classrooms (PreK-5th Grade), 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Middle School (6th -8th Grade) and Upper School (9th-12th Grade), 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
August 16, 2019, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
August 19, 2019
August 20-22, 2019
August 20-21, 2019
August 20, 2019
Welcome Coffee & State of the School:
All Parents/Guardians/Host Families
August 27, 2019, 8:00 a.m.
September 10, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
September 11, 2019, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
September 20, 2019, Noon - 3:00 p.m.
Revue & Bonfire: CSS Talent Show
September 27, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Louisa Performing Arts Center
Open House & All-School Showcase
November 9, 2019, 1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Graduation and Last Day of School: May 21, 2020