Central H.S. Announcements for 04/11/2018

PTSA

Our next PTSA meeting is tonight at 7:00pm in the CHS Library. 

DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS – CLUBS & ACTIVITIES

Monday, April 16 – all 9th grade students will take the PSAT.   Tuesday, April 17 – 10th grade students will take the PSAT.  All other students will be in attendance both days.  Ninth and tenth graders will be told where to report first hour.  The schedule will be adjusted so students will have their lunch periods and go to their afternoon classes.   Morning hours are 1, 2, 3rd and 6th hours during testing.  After testing the hours will be 4th, 5th 7th and 8th

FBLA will continue to meet Wednesdays after school in Room 231 for the rest of the year so come check it out if you have any interest in elevating your future. 

The Italy Trip fundraising meeting in room 219 is tonight, after school at 3:30

You are invited to the French Club Paint night fundraiser tonight at 6:30 in the Lower Library. Tickets are $20 and include a paint lesson, food and one entry into our raffle drawing. Please see Madame Schrader in room 117 or a French Club member to purchase a ticket!  

Interact Club is having their annual International Fair!  Come join us Thursday, from 6:00 till 8:00 in Combes Gym to experience many different cultures through food, dance, and presentations.  All our welcome!  Students are $3 and Adults are $5 with all proceeds going to Doctors without Borders. Questions?  See any of the officers or Ms. Tandet.

Sophomores, if you are interested in being a Junior Class Officer next year please see Ms. Pennock in room 208 to get a petition and attend one of the meetings.  If you were not able to attend the meeting on Monday, there is a meeting today after school in 208. 

The library will be closed Thursday, April 12Monday April 16 and Tuesday April 17 for testing.

Summer school registration forms for both academic courses and safety/BTW are now available in the counseling office.  After completing the forms, students will need to see their counselor to sign off on the form.  If payment is necessary, they will pay Ms. Thompson in the attendance office.  The deadline for registering for safety or BTW is May 4th and the deadline for a first semester academic course is May 11th.

Garden Club will meet this Friday morning at 7:30am in room 206.  See Ms. Flugge if you have questions or need a pass.  See you there!

All interested students and staff are invited to attend the April Real Talk this Friday, April 13th during 6th hour in the lower library.  This month's Real Talk about Sexual Harassment and Assault is being co-hosted by Empowered and the Social Justice Committee.  A light lunch will be served.

The 2018 CHS Junior-Senior Prom is approaching quickly. The junior class, with the help of many student and parent/guardian volunteers, host prom and post prom and ensure both events are fun, safe and alcohol-free. We are asking for your help. 

Prom 2018 will include dinner and dancing at the I Hotel on May 12th from 7:00pm until 11:00pm. Post prom will follow at CRCE on the campus of the University of Illinois from midnight until 2:00am. Post prom will offer games, swimming and many other fun activities throughout the event. Snacks and refreshments will also be provided. The prom/post prom committee will secure great prizes that will be raffled through the event to encourage students to remain at post prom for the duration of the event.  

We are asking for your help to make this year’s event a night our kids will always remember. Please consider signing up to assist us this year. Follow the link below to sign up. Thank you! 

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090F48AAAD2DA4FA7-2018  

ATHLETICS

Congratulations to the tennis team on their 5-4 victory at Mattoon last night. 

Congratulations to the JV soccer, varsity soccer, JV baseball and varsity baseball teams on their victories over Centennial last night.

Attention any CHS student-athlete interested in playing football next season -  we will have a brief meeting Friday, April 13 at 7:30 am in the lower library.  Please see Coach Turner in room 118 if you have any questions.

The Central Softball program is hosting an online fundraiser through Ares Sportswear offering a variety of apparel to choose from.  It closes on April 15th and the link is below the text in this email.  Please consider supporting our program. See Bethany Stoddard for any questions. Thank you!

https://champaigncentralsoftball.itemorder.com/

COLLEGE AND CAREER 

Looking for part-time employment while you finish out the school year? A local lawn care company is looking for friendly, outgoing people to join our team as a customer outreach representative. Please see Mr. Tanner in the College & Career Center for more details! 

There is a new employment opportunity at the Culvers on Marketview Drive.  Please visit the College & Career Center's  

Seniors, there are 6 scholarships that are due today:

- The Michael Hartter Scholarship

- The Keegan Bannon Scholarship

- The North End Scholarship

- The Orange Krush CU Scholars Award

- The Champaign Central High School Alumni Association Scholarship

- The Ben Watts Memorial Scholarship