Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Our next Life in the Balance Film! This Changes Everything Where: Room 449 at CCHS When: Today, Tuesday, Dec. 8th Time: 6:30 Pizza will be available in the Cafe at 6:00pm. $1/slice

Infinity and Pashmina Scarves For Sale – only $12 each The Denmark Exchange group is selling Pashmina and Infinity scarves! They sell for $12 each and they make great gifts. We accept cash or checks made out to “Denmark Exchange.” Look for us selling scarves at after school sales on December 10, and 17 and during lunch blocks December 18-23.

Class of 2017 – All Juniors (students only) are scheduled to meet with their counselors this week for the initial post-secondary-planning process. A letter was mailed home with the meeting time. Can’t find the letter or need to reschedule? Contact amachaffie@concordps.org Guidance Secretary, as soon as possible.

BookPALS is meeting this Thursday, Dedember 10, from 6:45-7:30 a.m. Room 247 in the Learning Commons! All are welcome to come to this informational meeting to learn about BookPALS. We are partnering with the Everett School in Dorchester, and interested students will be reading to young elementary school children. It is fun! Questions? Stop by and see Dr. Cicchetti in the Learning Commons!

Please Support the CCHS Student Government Our annual holiday fundraiser, traditionally only available at Conference Day, has gone online until December 11th only. You can buy beautiful decorated wreaths, ready-to-bloom amaryllis plants and CCHS Pajama Pants and help raise money for student activities.

Click https://cchsholiday2015.eventbrite.com for wreaths and plants or https://cchs-spiritwear.eventbrite.com for pajama pants.

All items can be picked up at CCHS or delivered locally (Concord and Carlisle.)

The Concord Carlisle Theater Company proudly presents William Shakespeare’s Othello Friday, December 11 and Saturday, December 12 at 7pm with a matinee on Sunday, December 13 at 2pm. Tickets are $12 and available only at the door. Due to violent content parental discretion is advised. Please email Ms. Dwyer if you have any questions.

WARRIORS 4 WARRIORS/PATRIOTS 4 PATRIOTS GIRLS & BOYS HOCKEY GAMES, DECEMBER 19. Hockey is back! Save the date for 4th annual CCHS vs. Lincoln-Sudbury hockey games on Saturday, December 19. Girls’ game at 4pm, Boys’ game at 6pm at the New England Sports Center, 121 Donald Lynch Boulevard, Marlboro. Featuring CCHS’s own vocalist, opening ceremony with color guard, raffle baskets, chuck-a-duck contest, and a mite scrimmage game between periods. All proceeds benefit the 1st Lt. Scott F. Milley Ranger Foundation. Wristband tickets are $5 and may be purchased from the girls’ team or at the game. GO PATRIOTS!


Free Trial Lessons at The Concord Conservatory of Music! Do you want to learn a new instrument, or take your playing to the next level? Give The Concord Conservatory of Music (CCM) a try—on CCM!   Starting December 7 through December 12, CCM is offering free introductory trial lessons for many instruments—voice, flute, clarinet, saxophone, cello, violin, piano, guitar, bass, and percussion. Lesson times range from early afternoon to evening Monday through Friday, and Saturday morning and afternoon. Come check out CCM’s musical community! From concerts, lectures, “practice for pizza” contests, student recitals, to its new student mentor program, CCM will help you take your playing up a notch—or inspire you to begin a new instrument. Call 978-369-0010, email info@ConcordConservatory.org, or visit www.ConcordConservatory.org today to set something up. Available times depend upon the instrument you’re interested in. The Concord Conservatory of Music is celebrating its 10th anniversary! The conservatory is home to an energetic community of people of all ages who want to deepen their involvement with music. Financial assistance is available.

The Gleason Library in Carlisle will host a practice test for the current SATs on Saturday, December 19, 10:30 am-2:30 pm. Registration is required at http://www.princetonreview.com/product/offerings/281979. Contact the Teen Librarian for more information at tshamlian@mvlc.org.