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Celebrate Reading February 26 - March 2 with our special reading days Reading Days
Don't miss our upcoming Family Math/Reading Night! Hope to see you there. Family Night
Reading Fair Reading Fair

Our annual Reading Fair will be Tuesday, February 27.   If your child would like to participate check out this document with all the details.  We are looking forward to seeing all the projects!


Reading Fair Information

Movie Night is coming Movie Night

Our next Movie Night will be Friday, January 19.  The movie will begin at 7:00 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM.  Hope to see you there.  

Jump Rope for Heart Kickoff Jump Rope for Heart

Our annual Jump Rope for Heart Kickoff is Friday, January 19.  Jump Rope for Heart will be on February 14 this year. Information will be sent home soon for students to start raising money. If you would be interested in volunteering to help with our JRFH event please email Mrs. Oliver at amy.oliver@warren.kyschools.us

Updated Bus Routes School Bus

The bus garage has recently updated their bus routes.  If you have any questions please take a look at this new document.  

Updated List

State Passes New Immunization Requirements Immunization

Effective July 1, 2018

Superintendent Press Conference on Pension Reform WCPS Logo

Hosted by KSBA Region 3 Superintendents...

October Golden Apple Winners Announced WCPS Logo

Winners from Briarwood Elementary, Cumberland Trace Elementary, and Drakes Creek Middle School...

State of the District Address WCPS Logo

Superintendent Clayton to host annual forum...

KPREP Scores Released WCPS Logo

WCPS students once again test above the state average...

Two WCPS Schools Among Healthiest in the Nation WCPS Logo

Cumberland Trace and Jody Richards receive honor...

Solar Eclipse Resources WCPS Logo

Information for parents...

Are you looking for the lunch menu or bus routes? Lunch Menu

The links on our Parent Information Page will provide you with this information

2017 Summer Feeding Program WCPS Logo

Free meals for anyone under 18...

Goodbye Friends! Goodbye!

This year we are saying goodbye to some of the best teachers and staff anywhere!  This year we have several teachers retiring, moving to different positions in the district, or moving on to other opportunities.  We wish them all well!

Talent Show Talent Show

Talent abounds at CTE as students performed for the annual school talent show.  Check-out our photos from the event!

Photo Gallery- Talent Show


Thank you PTA! PTA

The PTA received a $5000 grant from Lowe's for new swings for the playground.  They are working this summer to order the new swings, remove the old ones, install the new swings and mulch the playground before our first day of school.  The PTA is also purchasing a Chromebook Cart for our students as well.  

Celebrating the life of Mason Goodnight Mason Goodnight Celebration of Life

On Friday, May 19 our school celebrated the life of Mason Goodnight.  Mason was a fourth grade student at our school when he passed away on April 6.  On Friday, students, staff, and the Goodnight family gathered together to remember the life of this precious young boy.  In remembrance of Mason, his family planted a tree in his honor and the basketball courts, where Mason loved to play, were named for him.  

$12,000 raised by students and staff for Relay for Life Children's Relay for Life

Relay for Life is an event dear to the hear of our teachers, staff, and students as many families have experienced loss due to cancer.  For the past 11 years our school has particpated in the annual Relay for Life event in Bowling Green, raising $110,000 during this time.  This year our students raised $5,575 for our Children's Relay for Life and our staff raised $6425 through various events bringing this year's total to $12,000.   Thank you so much to all the families and community members that have assisted us with raising money for cancer research.  

Health Living Event PE

Tuesday April 25 5:30-7:00 Join us for a night of fun to learn about living a healthy lifestyle with your family by participating in different activity stations and visiting booths from different organizations. This is a FREE event! We will be giving away door prizes and 150 t-shirts. Hope you can join us!

Transfer Requests School

If your child is currently an “Out of District” student, you MUST complete a new Transfer Request each year to be considered for acceptance according to space allocation. Please complete the form as soon as possible if you wish to be considered for enrollment next year.  

https://sites.google.com/a/warren.kyschools.us/outofdistric ttransfers/

Volunteer Luncheon Volunteer Luncheon

Our Volunteer Luncheon is Thursday, April 20 from 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM in the library.  If you have volunteered during the school year we would loke to honor you with lunch that day.  Please call the school office and let us know if you will be attending.  Thank you!   270-781-1356

Dancing with the CTE Stars

It is time for our annual student Dancing with the Stars contest. Click on the link to watch our student videos and place your vote for our star students.  



Celebrate Reading! Cat in Hat

During the week of February 27 we will be celebrating reading.  Our week kicks off with our Reading Fair on Monday, then we will be celebrating Dr. Seuss each day of the week.  

Monday - Green Eggs and Clothes Day (wear something green)

Tuesday - I can read with my eyes shut day - (wear a shirt you can read)

Wednesday - Fox in Socks Day - (wear crazy socks)

Thursday - Cat in the Hat Day - (wear a hat)

Friday - If I ran the zoo day - (wear something with animal print)

Don't forget about WCEA's celebration of Read Across America Day Saturday at Greenwood Mall, beginning at 10 AM.  

Cumberland Trace Elementary Schools Earns Lighthouse Status WCPS Logo

CTES is the sixth WCPS school to earn achievement...

WCPS Hiring in Transportation Department WCPS Logo

Bus Drivers wanted...

Volunteers Needed for our International Fest Food

One of our favorite parts of International Night is the delicious, tasty treats that our parents provide.  If you could provide some food for our students and families please sign up now.  We need you!  https://goo.gl/UgZFET

Open House Open House

Please make plans to attend our back to school open house.  It will be Thursday, Aug 3 from 5:30 - 7:00 PM.  Looking forward to seeing our returning students and lots of new faces.  

Fall Festival is Friday, Sept. 15! Fall Festival

Our annual Fall Festival is almost here.  We need lots of assistance to make this the best one yet.  We have lots of various ways you can help - from volunteering your time to volunteering items.  Please consider partnering with us to make this a fun night for all!


Please sign up online (http://signup.com/go/diNRDKr) if you are able to donate cakes, 2 liters or your time. Sign up looks a bit different this year and the majority of the items are under Friday, September 15. For questions, please contact Emily Castelli (eec4cjc@gmail.com)

Spring Book Fair Happy Camper

Our Spring Book Fair will be Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24.  Students and parents may shop anytime during the day from 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM.  Families are also welcome to our Family Night, Thursday, March 23 from 5:30 - 8:00 PM.  Continue reading to discover more about our daily Spirit Days.  

CTE welcomes a new Dean of Students Mr. Scott Jones

We would like to welcome our new Dean of Students, Mr. Scott Jones, to our Cumberland Trace family!

Book Fair Begins, Friday Sept. 15 Wild West Book Fair

Book Fair Days:  Friday, Sept 15 - Thursday, Sept. 21

Times:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Family Events:

Family Night at the Book Fair -  Friday, Sept 15  5:30 - 7:30 PM

Grand Day - Eat lunch with your child and shop the book fair - Thurs, Sept 21  10:45 AM - 1:00 PM


International Arts Festival International Fest

Our Annual International Festival will be held Thursday, March 23 from 5:30 - 8:00 PM.  



2017 - 18 School Supply Lists School Supplies

Would you like a jump start on back to school shopping?  Here are the CTE Wish Lists for 2017 -18.  

2017 - 18 Wish Lists

Super Saturdays at WKU WKU:  Gifted Studies

Super Saturdays are a great way to enhance your child's learning.  If your child has never participated we certainly encourage you to do so.  Here are the dates and link to connect you with WKU Super Saturdays. The dates for the Fall Super Saturdays are Oct 28, Nov 4, 11 and 18. The dates for Winter Super Saturday are Feb 3, 10, 17 and 24. http://wku.edu/gifted/super_saturdays/index.php

WCPS to Host Google Summit WCPS Logo

Early Registration Open...

2017 Hall of Distinguished Alumni WCPS Logo

Inductees announced...

2017 - 18 School Calendar Summer

Wishing all of our Tigers a fantastic summer!  The first day of school is August 9, 2017.  Check out the 2017 - 18 school calendar for all the important dates.  

Upcoming CTE Events Scoop

Want the scoop on upcoming CTE events?  Here's the list of what to expect for the upcoming school year.  

Teacher Job Fair WCPS Logo

Future educators welcome...

Summer Hours Summer

Regular office hours will continue through May 26 and resume July 24.  If you need to reach someone at CTE, please call first to make sure someone is here.  270-781-1356