Principal's Welcome

It is my pleasure to welcome you to Colina Middle School--home of the Cougars! Our entire staff is committed to academic excellence, as well as the social enrichment and emotional support of all of our students... every student can be a successful learner. I truly believe that teachers, students, and parents must work together and become the pathway for those educational experiences. Read more...
~ Shane Frank, Principal

Announcements

Colina Players Present: You Can't Take it With You!

You Can't Take It With You

Thursday - Saturday -Mar 12, 13, & 14 at 7:00 PM each evening and  

Saturday Matinee at 1:00 PM.  

Tickets for students with ID are $5.00 

General admission is $8.00.  

Tickets will be sold at the door one hour before each show

Cardiac Screenings

A parent who has been very active with our Conejo Council PTA and the Wellness Committee has been working with a group that includes the PTA Council, the Teen Center and Heartfelt Cardiac Projects to provide very low cost cardiac screening to District students athletes in middle and high school.  This screening can identify congenital heart defects that are otherwise non-symptomatic, and yet untreated can lead to sudden cardiac arrest during sports activities.  
Saturday, March 14th
From 10:00AM-3:00PM

www.heartfeltcardiacprojects.org

Tdap Requirement (Incoming 7th & 8th Graders)

Per California Assembly Bill 354, all students enrolled in 7th-12th grades will need proof of an adolescent whooping cough/pertussis booster shot (Tdap) BEFORE STARTING SCHOOL... Read More


Wear Pink on Minimum Days
February 27, 2013 was Annual Pink Shirt Day: "Make Some Noise Against Bullying". Colina ASB has decided to make every Minimum day a "wear Pink CODY Day"... Read more


8th Grade Promotion Requirements
In an effort to help middle school students be more successful in middle school, to help them develop and maintain good study habits and focus, and to provide a more structured transition... Read more



Yearbook Dedications

Please click on the flyer below to find out how to make a dedication to your 8th grade student in the 2015 Colina yearbook!  

Dedication Announcement 2015.pdf

Important 2014-2015 Events

 

January 26 Pupil Free Day- No School

January 29 FUTURE COUGAR NIGHT 6pm Gymnasium

February 4,5,6 Talent Show Auditions 2:20-6:00 pm

February 4 Colina Tour  11-noon Main Office

February 9 Student Leadership Conference Field Trip

February 11 Colina Tour 11-noon Main Office

February 12 Jog A Thon Assembly

President's Day Weekend Observed: NO SCHOOL 2/13-2/16

February 18 Jog-A-Thon

February 18 FUTURE WARRIOR NIGHT 5:30 pm Westlake High School

February 19 Jog-A-Thon

February 20 Colina hosts Coffee for incoming 6th grade parents: Library

February 20 WHS Counselors visit Colina 8th Graders/Registration information

February 20 6th Grade Social 330-5  7/8th Dance 7-9 pm

February 25 Colina Counselors host coffee for new 7/8th parents: Library

February 25 Colina  Tour 11-noon Main Office

February 26 PTSA Parent Meeting: School Resource Officer Deputy Karol Introduction 9-10 am B&G

February 27 Student of the Month Celebration

February 27 Talent Show 7-9 pm Auditorium

March 3-6 Week 1 Outdoor Education

March 4 Block Schedule 1,3,5

March 5 Block Schedule 2,4,6

March 6 Trimester 2 Ends

March 9-12 7th Grade Registration

March 10-13 Week 2 Outdoor Education

March 16,18,19 6th Grade Registration

 

Brainfuse Free Tutoring

The Thousand Oaks Library offers free Tutoring to 3rd-12th grade students. Click here to find out more about BrainFuse and other homework help. See full size image

6th Grade Math Challenge Exam

Renaissance Criteria

To qualify for Renaissance activities and privileges, students must meet the following criteria:

Recipients have earned all A’s and E’s/S’s in citizenship and work habits.

Silver Card: Recipients have earned all A’s and B’s, and E’s/S’s in citizenship and work habits.

Bronze Card: Recipients have earned all A’s, B’s, C’s and E’s/S’s in citizenship and work habits, or recipients have shown a .5 GPA improvement from trimester grading period to trimester grading period, to the 2.0 level or above.

A mark of an “N” or “U” in citizenship or work habits disqualifies a student from earning a Renaissance Card for a specified grading period.

What is Colina Collecting?

Box Tops for Education as a fundraiser for Adelante Mujeres. Please send your student with any Box Tops.

Pull Tabs for the Ronald McDonald House are collected in home rooms.

Don't forget to sign up for Escrip. Colina receives money every time you shop at your local grocery store. Contact the PTSA at colinaptsa@gmail.com for more information.