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The green exam permission slip is due today, Friday, May 24 to Mrs. Wenzel in the attendance office.
Today is the last day for State Science Day participants to turn in proof of payment of the State Registration fee and a copy of the certificate received at State Science Day for reimbursement of the $60 fee. Please turn the items in to Mrs. Karl's high school mailbox.
Be sure to save all your aluminum can pull tabs this summer. Key Club will sponsor a pull tab contest next fall. All tabs will be given to the Ronald McDonald House.
Time is running out to order your 2013 edition of our yearbook for $70. See Mr. Tullos for more information.
The Columbia Chamber of Commerce is requesting nominations for Educator of the Year, Adult Volunteer of the Year and Student Volunteer of the Year. Pick up applications in the main office or go online to www.columbiastation.com
All lockers in the girls locker room need to be emptied and clean by 2:00 on Tuesday, May 28.
The Softball tournament game v. Brooklyn was postponed last night. Game will resume today, Friday, May 24 at noon at Victory Park. Victory Park is on Lorain Rd. in N. Ridgeville between the turnpike and 480 on the south side of Lorain. If you have your stub from today's game they will honor it. If you do not, you will have to pay again. All underclassmen softball players will be released from classes at 10am.
Check out the link to read about our Raider Softball team featured in USA today.
Any girls interested in kicking off the school year by playing soccer should attend the parent/player meeting in the high school cafeteria on Tuesday May 28th at 6:30 pm. Please email Coach Bailey at firstname.lastname@example.org if you cannot attend.
Boys Soccer Team: will have a players/parents meeting for current players and anyone who is interested in participating in the fall 2013 season-Monday June 3rd at 7:00pm at CHS Cafeteria. The meeting will be directly after the conditioning session which starts at 6pm.
Volleyball summer schedules and team information is available in the main office.
On Friday, June 7, between 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. the Center for Orthopedics will be offering free physicals for high school sport qualifications for all students in Lorain County.
On June 1 Physical screenings for the 2013-2014 season are available at Southwest General Urgicare in Strongsville for $20 at 18181 Pearl Rd. from 9am – 5pm. See posted announcements for full details.
Announcements Posted but not read each day:
Attention Seniors: Scholarship season is not over yet! The Chronicle-Telegram in conjunction with the Buckeye Academy of Golf is offering the Cooper Hudnutt Memorial Scholarship. Three scholarships are available worth $500, $250, and $100. The deadline is July 12, 2013. Apply at www.chroniclet.com/CHMS.
The contents of the lost and found box are displayed on the back tables in the lunchroom. Please look through and take any of your belongings. Items not claimed will be donated at the end of the week.
Attention all students, No charges will be allowed in the cafeteria for the remainder of the school year. All outstanding lunch charges must be paid immediately.
Reminder to all seniors: As the end of the year approaches please make sure you have paid all school, athletic, fundraiser, jvs fees, etc. You will not receive your diploma if you have outstanding fees.
Attention Students: If you have books currently checked out of the library that you no longer need, please return them as soon as possible.
Attention students: If you have an interest in making Lorain County a better place and possess a philanthropic vision, consider being a member of the Community Foundation of Lorain County Youth Fund Advisory Committee. The Committee is seeking new members who will be in grades 9-12 next school year. See Mrs. Holland for details.
Open gyms in May
Boys Basketball: Mondays and Wednesdays 7-9pm at CHS, Girls Basketball Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-8:30 pm at CMS. Volleyball: Mondays from 4-6pm and Thursdays from 7-9pm at CHS. Football: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from 2:30-3:30 at CHS. Boys Soccer: Mondays and Wednesdays from 6-7pm at CHS. Girls Soccer: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-4:30 at CHS. Any questions see Mr. Hodkey.
On Friday, June 7, between 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. the Center for Orthopedics will be offering free physicals for high school sport qualifications for all students in Lorain County. Students should bring a 2013 OHSAA physical form with medical history and parent/guardian signature prior to the physical. Forms will be made available the day of the physical. The Center for Orthopedics is located at 5001 Transportation Dr., Sheffield Village, 44054. Please RSVP to (440) 329-2860 no later than Monday, June 3, to reserve a spot.
Physical screenings for the 2013-2014 season are available at Southwest General Urgicare in Strongsville at 18181 Pearl Rd. on Saturday, June 1 from 9am – 5pm. The cost is $20. This cost is for June 1 only, usual fee is $25. Bring your completed and signed OHSAA physical form with you to the examination.
Please do not leave valuables in your car during the school day or at after school events. For your safety and the security of your items, please keep all valuables with you.
EXCELLENT WITH DISTINCTION
2011/12 SCHOOL YEAR
We have achieved the highest ranking awarded by the Ohio Department of Education 5 years in a row!
We appreciate the hard work of our students, educators, families, and the community that resulted in OUR great achievement.