Central H.S. Announcements for 10/11/2017


PTSA MEETING – TONIGHT at 7:00p in the CHS library. We'll start promptly at 7:00p and will not go over an hour. All are welcome!

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES:  Its’ that time of the year again!  Parent Teacher Conferences are Thursday, October 26th from 5:00p to 8:00p and Friday, October 27th from 8:00a to 12:00p.  Conferences are 10 minutes each.  All appointments are scheduled on a “first come, first served” basis. We will start scheduling appointments on Monday, October 2nd.  If you are interested in scheduling a conference, please contact Joanie Strater by email at stratejo@u4sd.org or by phone at 351-3911 with the name(s) of the teacher(s) you would like to see and your preference of an evening or morning appointment. To save time, please make sure that you give both your name AND the full name of your student when leaving a voice message or emailing.  If you request conferences via email, you will receive a confirmation email back with your scheduled conference times.  If you haven’t received a response in 4 business days, please resend your request.  The deadline to schedule appointments is Friday, October 20th.


The library will be closed 1st-5th hour TODAY for PSAT testing.

Philosophy Club will meet TODAY during 6th hour in the Library Lecture hall. If testing is still taking place, we will meet in room 203.

Auditions for Mary Poppins will take place on next Monday, October 16th.  There will be a dance clinic to learn material for the audition TONIGHT from 6:00- 9:00p in Decker Theater.  You can enter through Door 11 in the service drive.  There will be a music clinic TOMORROW from 4:30 – 6:30p in the Choir room where packets will be distributed.

DAC (Disability Awareness Club) is meeting TOMORROW at 7:30a in the library. Please join us in making posters, setting goals and eating donuts:)

The Blood Drive will be held TOMORROW in the Lower Library. You must be at least 16 and weigh 110 pounds. Please see Ms. Pennock in room 208 to sign up.

African American Club:  meeting this Friday at 3:25p in room 229. Snacks will be provided

Asian American Association will have its first meeting next Tuesday, October 17th at 3:40p in the Library.  Please contact Ms. Long in the AP Office with any questions.


Boys Soccer- your game tonight has been cancelled.  Varsity Soccer- you will have a meeting in the Library Lecture hall from 3:30-5:00pm TODAY.  JV Soccer- Your Coach will contact you regarding practice today.

Girls’ Tennis—your practice today has been cancelled.

Congratulations to all three volleyball teams on their victories over Danville last night in Combes Gym.

Congratulations to the varsity soccer team on their 5-1 victory over Peoria High last night.


The FAFSA Completion Night at Central will be on Tuesday, October 17th from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Library Lecture Hall.  Any parent(s)/guardian(s) and/or students who would like help from both Mr. Tanner and Ms. Driscoll (Illinois Student Assistance Commission) with starting and/or completing the FAFSA are more than welcome to attend.  There is no RSVP for the event and individuals can come and go at any time.  Please contact Mr. Tony Tanner (College & Career Counselor) at 351-3758 for any questions.

Are you interested in plumbing, pipefitting or welding?  A representative from a local trade union will be visiting Central next Monday and will be meeting with students who are interested in these careers.  Please sign-up in the College & Career Center.  Please see Mr. Tanner for any questions.