Central H.S. Announcements for 10/12/2017


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.


Auditions for Mary Poppins will take place on next Monday, October 16th.  There will be a music clinic TODAY from 4:30 – 6:30p in the Choir room where packets will be distributed.

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

The library will be closed during all three lunch periods TOMORROW for an AVID event.  Tutorials and the writing lab will meet in room 218A.

Peer Mediation will meet next Tuesday, October 17th during lunch periods in the Library Lecture Hall.  Please contact Ms. Long with any questions.

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

- Need help with your applications?  Both Mr. Tanner and Ms. Driscoll will be helping seniors with the application process next Tuesday from 1-4:00 in the College & Career Center.  There is no need to sign-up for this event.  

- 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 need to RSVP for this event and individuals can come and go as they wish.

- Latino Financial Aid Night will be on Wednesday, October 18th from 7-9:00 p.m. in the Library Lecture Hall.  The guest speaker will conduct the entire presentation in Spanish.  There is no need to RSVP for the event.

Joan I. Strater

Main Office Secretary

Champaign Central High School

(217) 351-3911