Second Nine Weeks

2nd Annual Castleberry ISD Family Code Night Event Tuesday, November 15
Make Plans to Attend Family Code Night on Tuesday, Nov. 15
The Castleberry ISD Innovation Leaders are gearing up for the district’s second annual Family Code Night on Tuesday, November 15 at Castleberry Elementary from 5:30 PM until 7:30 PM. This FREE, family oriented come and go event invites everyone to experiment with code, compete in challenges, and create online applications. Students need to bring their school issued device to be able to participate in all of the activities. Families will move through three different types of coding activities: robotics, “unplugged” challenges, and code creation stations.  
Annual Breakfast Kicks Off Red Ribbon Week 2022
Annual Breakfast Kicks Off Red Ribbon Week 2022
Each year, Castleberry ISD and The River Oaks Lions Club join forces to educate students and the community about the dangers of using drugs, alcohol, and tobacco. Annually, Red Ribbon Week encourages parents, educators, business owners, and other community organizations to promote drug-free lifestyles during the week of October 23rd through 31st. 
Gifted and Talented Program Referrals
Castleberry ISD Gifted and Talented Student Referrals
On Tuesday, November 15, Castleberry ISD will host a parent information night for families interested in learning more about the district’s Gifted and Talented Assessment and Identification process. The meeting will be held in conjunction with Family Code Night at Castleberry Elementary, 1100 Roberts Cut-Off Road, Fort Worth, TX 76114, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. There will be two information sessions for parents/guardians in the school library. The first will be at 5:45 PM and the second will start at 6:30 PM. 
Castleberry High School Scheduled to Host Upcoming Community Blood Drive
CHS Scheduled to Host Community Blood Drive Event
The Castleberry High School Student Council is hosting a community blood drive with Carter BloodCare on Thursday, October 27, 2022 from 8:15 AM to 2:30 PM. The event will take place on the Carter BloodCare Bus, which will be parked in front of W.O. Barnes Stadium located at 4801 Blackstone Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76114.  
CISD STEM @ River District Students Record First Episode of New Podcast Series
Students Interview Founder of Wakelet About Using Tech for Good
Castleberry ISD’s STEM @ River District students had a rare opportunity today when the team members of Wakelet, a digital curation platform, traveled to the USA from Manchester, United Kingdom, to be guests on the first episode of the student podcast series. 
Portion of Churchill Road Closed
Portion of Churchill Road Closed Due to Water Main Break
Churchill Road, from Deering Drive to Blackstone Drive, is currently closed because of a water main break. The city of Fort Worth has not provided an estimate on how long the roads will be closed. Please review the detour maps, and read the suggested alternate routes for accessing Irma Marsh Middle School and Castleberry High School. 
Fall Festival and 6th Annual Barktober Fest #CISDbettertogether
River District to Host Fall Festival and 6th Annual Barktober Fest
The River District is set to host the Fall Festival and 6th Annual Barktober Fest on Friday, October 28 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. The event will take place in the parking lot of the Paw Pad and the Living Water Church field, located at 5201 White Settlement Road, Fort Worth, TX 76114. The Fall Festival will include lots of family fun and dog-friendly activities, such as trunk or treat, bounce houses, a pumpkin patch/painting station, and photo booth. Be sure to dress the entire family and Fido in costume for a chance to win either the pet costume contest or best family/group costume.