Good luck to the varsity wrestling team today and tomorrow as they participate in the Flowing Wells Invitational Tournament. Go Bobcats!
Happy Birthday to the following Bobcats who celebrate their birthday today:
Have you ever wanted to attend Harvard? A student from Harvard College is on campus this Friday during lunch to talk about the ins and outs of getting in and attending an Ivy League school. Grab your lunch and head over to the Library. The presentation starts around 12:50.
Model United Nations Team Members, please come to a meeting TODAY in room 403 at lunch. The Competition at MCC is coming up FAST! You MUST attend the meeting to get the instructions for submitting required paperwork to the MCC Competition. If you do not submit paperwork in time, you may not be allowed to participate. So please plan to attend the Model United Nations Team meeting TODAY in room 403 at lunch.
Japan Travelers! We will be in Tokyo in TWO MONTHS! Please come to the parent meeting and potluck on Wednesday the 17th at 6pm in Mr. Erickson’s room. Come see Mr. Erickson or Dr. Rathman if you have any questions.
Seniors: There is a fantastic scholarship opportunity valued at $5000.00 due February 1st. Alyssa’s Angels is awarding this scholarship. Not many apply, so it is a great opportunity for some extra money. Go to the scholarship page on the counselor link of the CHS website for details.
Seniors: The deadline to register for the February ACT test is TODAY. This is probably your last opportunity to improve your test scores for college applications. Go to ACT.org to register.
Hey Bobcats! Winter Formal is NEXT SATURDAY, January 20th! Tickets are on sale now for $20. You can buy them outside the StuCo Room 118 during lunch. Please bring your ID. Guest forms are due AND guest tickets need to be purchased by LUNCH on Thursday January 18th. Be sure to buy your ticket before the day of the dance to ensure that you receive your free favor at the door. Tickets are $25 at the door for CHS students only.
There’s no school on Monday, so spirit week starts Tuesday, January 16th with Flannel Day! Wednesday is PJ Day. Thursday is Meme Day. And Friday is Class Colors for the Spirit Assembly! Freshmen wear white, Sophomores wear black, Juniors wear blue, and Seniors be sure to wear your new gray zip-up! White and navy shirts are available in the StuCo Room for $10. We’ll see you there!
Planning on participating in spring sports? Make sure your athletic packets are turned into the 400 office by February 2nd.
NHS will be holding a blood drive Wednesday January 17th from 7:30 – 1:00 in the aux gym. Stop by room 424 to pick up a permission slip and set up an appointment.
Attention Sophomores and Juniors interested in being Link Crew leaders for the 2018/2019 school year. Come to one of the following informational meetings to pick up your application: Wednesday the 17th at 8:20 or at lunch in room 303, Thursday the 18th at 8:20 or at lunch in room 303. We hope to see you there.
Like life hacks or using technology to help make life better? Compete in Vail’s 1st Annual Hackathon to develop a technology-based solution to a problem in society. Visit vailhackathon.org or see Ms. Porter and Mr. Chokel for more information. Sign-up deadline is February 1st so don’t delay!
It’s tax time… that dreaded time of year when working people have to tell the government how much money they made. But do you know how to file your taxes? Come to the next Life 101 workshop on January 23rd during PAWS to talk with an accountant and find out how to start preparing your taxes. See you there!
Want to win ten thousand dollars toward a college scholarship? Why not compete in this year’s Cienega Poetry Out Loud contest? This National Poetry Recitation contest is coming up soon. Come by room 406 to sign up and get more information.