Friday, May 22, 2015

General Information:
Today Mr. Lynch and Mr. Jump will be manning the grills for our biannual Grilled Hot Dog lunch for just $1.00. Extra hot dogs may be purchased for an additional $1.00
There will be no school on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.
Attention Seniors: The first four periods of the day on Tuesday you will follow your normal schedule. Your finals will begin on Tuesday, May 26 during your normal 5th through 9th period classes. On Wednesday, May 27 you will have your finals during normal class periods 1st -4th period. You may leave for the day at the end of 4th period final on Wednesday.   
Reminder to all sophomores: YOUR CANDY MONEY IS DUE NOW!  Please give your money to Miss Neff or Bailey Dillon.
Attention all Sophomores: If you passed all five sections of the OGT tests AND were present on each assigned testing day have the option to not take finals in core subjects (English, Social Studies, Math, and Science). Your scores are listed in your powerschool account. See the postings outside the offices for complete details. 
Final exam permission slips were handed out in homeroom on Tuesday. If you did not receive a form stop in the main office. They are due Wednesday, May 27. 
Petitions for Student Council Officers for the 2015-16 school year can be picked up in Miss Neff’s Office. Petitions are due, today, May 22nd. Student Council officers (newly created positions) plus the 3 class reps will be voted on at the end of this year, on May 28th. See posted announcements for more details. 
The book drive has been extended to Friday!  Keeping bringing in your K-8 books to win donuts!
Guidance News: 
College Now is hosting an ACT Boot Camp June 8 - 11 from 9am - 12:15pm, here at CHS.  Cost is $20 and includes an ACT Prep book!  There are only 25 seats available, so see Miss Neff for details.
Articles posted but not read each day: 
 Any students in grades 9-11 interested in running for Student Council Officers for the 2015-16 school year should pick up a petition in Miss Neff’s Office. Petitions are due May 22nd.
To clarify: Student Council officers (newly created positions) plus the 3 class reps will be voted on at the end of this year, on May 28th.
Class officer elections will be in the fall as usual for President, VP, Secretary, Treasurer, & News Reporter
Student Council Officers will be as follows:
  • President  - must be a Junior (Senior next school year)
  • VP – can be Junior or Sophomore
  • Secretary, Treasurer, & News Reporter can be Junior, Sophomore, or Freshman
  • Eighth grade will vote for class reps in the fall for this year only
Student Council Officers will take a more active role in school-wide activities, while Class Officers will concentrate on Prom & other class-related activities
Class Officers are ex-officio Student Council members
No student may hold more than one office
Attention Seniors: If you did not pick up your Graduation caps and gowns and announcements you can pick them up from Mrs. Kobe. Your order must be paid in full to receive your items. Contact Jostens directly if you have any questions regarding your order.
Please make sure all school fees have been paid as report cards will be held as well as the release of transcripts for unpaid fees. If you would like to set up a payment plan, please contact Mrs. Kobe in the main office at 440-236-5001. These fees must be paid before students can use school transportation for extracurricular activities. You may pay your school fees through the payforit system online through the school’s website. You may also pay in the main office at CHS.
The  mandatory open gym for girls trying out for cheerleading next year will be held Thursday, May 28th.  You need to bring your completed packet with you to the open gym. Tryouts will be Saturday, May 30th. Both will be at the K-8 gym. Contact Mrs. Karl if you have a date conflict. 
Guidance News:
Any senior majoring in Environmental Studies please see Miss Neff for a scholarship opportunity.
Any girls in grades 9-11 interested in a summer engineering program, please see Miss Neff for more information.
Miscellaneous information: 
Looking for a summer job? A local company is looking for summer workers. Starting pay is $9.00 an hour. Job duties may include exterior painting, pressure washing and deck restoration. If interested contact Mazco Contractors, Brad Wiegand at 440-236-6119. 
The Parent Portal in PowerSchool is now open and can be accessed. Parent/Student logins and passwords remain the same as last year.  A new version of the Mobile App is now available and will prompt you for a District Mobile Registration code which is ZZGS.  The link for the App can be downloaded from the Parent Portal or found on the App store.  If you have trouble accessing your account please call the school at 440-236-5001 for assistance.
Attention all students who would like to drive to school.  If you have a valid driver’s license and have not met with Mr. Jump, turned in a completed parking permit form or paid the fee, you should not be driving to school and parking on the premises. All students who have a permit have an assigned spot. Make sure you are in it. If someone else is in your spot come see Mr. Jump. No one without a permit is to be parking in the high school lots or at Copopa. 
Sophomores are selling Malley's chocolate bars for $1 each.  See any sophomore to purchase.