Monday, October 24th - Friday, October 28th:
The first quarter is now behind us and we are in the second half of the semester. A strong start to this quarter can set up the semester nicely. Please have your student continue to focus on homework, attendance and most importantly an open line of communication with their teachers. This is always a good practice.
Here is news and events for the CHS campus:
For all parents/guardians and students:
Parent University - Enjoy a morning of free workshops from 9am - 12pmat Ranch Elementary. With over 10 sessions to choose from each hour, you will walk away with helpful tools and tips to make your child successful academically, socially, and emotionally. Check out the attached information. Free childcare is available for children ages 3 - 12 years old and snacks will be provided.
Have important documents you need to shred? Bring them to the Shred-A-Thon and shred them on-site from 8:30am - 10:30am. Have a computer that is acting up? Bring it with you and have the Combs Information Technology Department check it out for free!
Please review the attached information about bond election. Early voting has begun in Arizona and the national Election Day isTuesday, November 8.
Registration information for 2016-2017
On October 26, college and career representatives will be on campus to meet with interested students and community members. We will have financial representatives to talk about funding your post-secondary plans. (Please mark your family calendars for this event)
6-8 pm Open door opportunity with college and career representatives in classrooms.
6:45 pm Financial Planning discussion in the CHS library.
7:15 pm Free Application for Student Financial Aid (FAFSA) DEMO in computer lab 201.
Here are a few of the guests that will be on campus this evening!
Arizona State University Northern Arizona University University of Arizona
Grand Canyon University Mesa Community College Central Arizona College
UTI/MMI Army Navy
Coast Guard Army Reserve Wells Fargo Financial Institution
3-G Construction EMPIRE Training Institute (Heavy duty machine operations)
Chandler Gilbert CC EVIT Adult Education
After School Tutoring Program
Download the application here.
Congratulations to Sam Taunima for being named the “Athlete of the Week” for the San Tan Valley & Queen Creek News. Sam’s hard work and dedication to his teammates, school and our community have not gone unnoticed!
Congratulations to the CHS Marching Coyotes for their 4th place award at last week’s ASU Band Day. The band has now qualified for State!
Congratulations to the following swimmers for qualifying for the state meet:
Winter sports are about to begin. The first practice is October 31for Boys and Girls Basketball, Boys and Girls Soccer, and Wrestling. Any athlete who is considering participating needs to have a completed physical packet, viewed and passed the Brainbook certification, and paid their $90 dollar participation fee in the bookstore. When all of this has been, done bring the completed forms, and the receipt to the athletic office to get your “Go Pass.” The Go Pass is the admission ticket to the sport that you are going to be involved in, and when given to the coach says you are clear to try out.
Our Winter Games begin the week November 21st. Students, please remember that you need to be passing all of your classes in order to participate in the games.
November 21 Boys Basketball @ Poston Butte Tournament.
November 22 Boys Basketball @ Poston Butte Tournament.
Girls Varsity and JV Soccer H Walden Grove 4:00 and 6:00
Boys Varsity and JV Soccer @ Walden Grove 4:00 and 6:00
Girls Frosh, JV and Varsity H St. Mary’s 4:00, 5:30 and 7:00
Wrestling Varsity and JV Multi Meet H 4:00
November 29 Boys Frosh, JV and Varsity Basketball H Saguaro4:00, 5:30 and 7:00
Girls Frosh, JV and Varsity Basketball @ Saguaro4:00, 5:30 and 7:00
Boys JV and Varsity Soccer H Poston Butte 4:00 and 6:00
Girls JV and Varsity Soccer @ Poston Butte 4:00 and 6:00
November 30 Wrestling JV and Varsity Multi Meet H at 4:00
December 1 Boys and Girls Soccer @ Desert Ridge Tournament Time TBD
Girls Frosh, JV and Varsity Basketball H Marcos de Niza 4:00, 5:30 and 7:00
Boys Frosh, JV and Varsity Basketball @ Marcos de Niza 4:00, 5:30 and 7:00
December 2 Boys Frosh Basketball @ Casteel 4:00
Addison Craig Winner of the Titan Cross Country Invitational
Varsity and Frosh Football wins over Cortez
JV Football for their victory over Coronado
Frosh Football victory over Washington
Girl’s Frosh, JV and Varsity Volleyball victories over Dysart, Coronado and Washington
Food Services 2016-17
Here at CHS we want to continue to support our families with information about the Free and Reduced Meal Program and how to access this program. You may do so online at https://secure.ezmealapp.com/ApplicationScreen.aspx, or you may contact our front office for help with the process. Once your student is approved your student will receive meal services and other important resources here at school. We look forward to hearing from you.
Free and Reduced Meals
Health and Wellness
Banner Children's HealthMobile offers free healthcare to students who do not have insurance and/or are seriously underinsured.
The HealthMobile is at Banner Ironwood every Thursday and at Banner Goldfield Medical Center on Southern, in Apache Junction every Tuesday.
Some of the services they provide are - Health assessment and health history, well-child checks, Immunizations, some labs, diagnosis and treatment of episodic illness (for example: flu, strep, urinary tract infections, earaches, rashes, asthma, etc.); sports and camp physicals.
You can call 480-412-6344 to schedule appointments - they do have bilingual schedulers.
They will take walk-ins, but prefer that you make an appointment.