Central H.S. Announcements for 02/12/2018 

THIS MONTH CENTRAL CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY

Black History Fact:  Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson are women who helped NASA compete in the Space Race. 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS – CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

The Model United Nations Club will meet after school TOMORROW in room 204.

Student Council will not meet tomorrow. We will meet on the 20th at 7:30a.

Asian American Association will hold its’ Lunar New Year Potluck TOMORROW at 3:30p in the Library Lecture Hall.  Please RSVP to Miss Long to attend.

Student Council will NOT meet TOMORROW. We will meet on the 20th at 7:30 am. 

There will be a parent and student meeting TOMORROW night at 7:00p in Room 219 to discuss the 2019 Spring trip to Italy.  All art students and culinary art students are welcome to come with a parent or guardian.

Calling all 9th, 10th and 11th graders! We have a display of Chromebook cases in the library and want to know what student think is the best. Vote for your favorite today through this Thursday at your maroon library.

Seniors!  Diplomas will be ordered soon! If you would like to make any changes to your name for your diploma, please come to the main office no later than this Friday, February 16th.

On February 22nd, Student Council will host our annual Spring Blood Drive. If you like to donate please see Ms. Pennock in room 208. You must be at least 16 years old and weigh 110 pounds. 

The 20th Annual Swing Central will be held at the Champaign Country Club on Friday, February 23. Due to the popularity of this event, reservations are required for dinner tickets and strongly encouraged for dance-only tickets. The link to complete program information, ticket reservations, volunteer opportunities and family/corporate sponsorships is here: http://www.maroons.org/swing/

Spring Fling will be held February 24th from 7-10 pm. Tickets will be sold the week of the dance during lunches and at the door. The theme is Wizard of Oz and there will be a spirit week, days to come soon. 

The CHS Junior-Senior Prom is May 12th from 7-11pm at the I-Hotel. The theme for this year's prom is "Hollywood Red Carpet". We are asking all students that would like to participate in the prom t-shirt design contest to submit an electronic .jpeg image to Mr. Woods at woodsjo@u4sd.org by Friday, March 9. The winner of the t-shirt design contest will win one prom and one post prom ticket to this year's event. 

ATHLETICS

Congratulations to the varsity boys' basketball team on their 62-43 victory over Peoria Richwood on Friday night in Combes Gym

Congratulations to the freshmen boys' basketball team on their 71-62 win over Danville in the opening round of the CHS Freshmen Invite on Saturday.

Congratulations to the freshmen girls' basketball team on their 40-28 and 54-36 victories over Bloomington and Rantoul in the Urbana Tournament on Saturday. The girls will play for the championship on Saturday at noon at Urbana.

Congratulations to Dalton Hall on winning the sectional title at 160 pounds at Lincoln on SaturdayDalton will compete in the State Wrestling Tournament this weekend at the State Farm Center. 

Congratulations to Central's archery team for placing 3rd and 4th at the Armstrong Cupid Classic.  Arley Bradley placed first overall!

COLLEGE & CAREERS

TOMORROW: Western Illinois University will be visiting Central. 

Wednesday: Greenville University will be visiting Central.

Both visits are open to all students.  Please reserve a seat using your Naviance account or by visiting the College & Career Center.

Joan I. Strater

Main Office Secretary

Champaign Central High School

(217) 351-3911