DAILY BULLETIN MONDAY, MARCH 6, 2017
Starting Monday, March 6, the CCHS METCO late bus for athletics and activities will depart from CCHS at 5:30. This time will remain in effect through the end of the school year.
CCHS Boys Varsity Basketball Tuesday, March 7 vs Nashoba at WPI at 7:30. Tickets Adults $10, Students $7. If you are interested in a fan bus, to WPI sign up here!
Principal Parent coffee Monday, March 6 from 9:30-10:15 a.m. in the Main Office Conference Room.
Over the next two weeks Friends of Girls Lacrosse is sponsoring Conditioning Sessions for all Spring Athletes. The sessions are every Monday and Wednesday only in the Maroon Practice Gym from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM.
New Date: CCHS PA Meeting and guest Janet Friedman, College Finance Expert Join us on Monday, March 6 from 6-7 p.m. in Auditorium for our monthly PA meeting. At 7 p.m., Janet Rhodes Friedman, financial planner and investment advisor with Abaris Financial Group in West Concord, will host a workshop entitled How Will We Pay for College? College Funding Strategy Forum. Topics will include timelines for planning, meeting retirement and education goals, ways to reduce the overall cost of college and more. Both events are free and open to all in the CCHS community. Hope to see you there!
The CCHS PA would like to support one of our families in need. Recently a CCHS family had an unfortunate fire in their home and they are now working towards rebuilding their home. Please join the PA and donate any gift cards to help get them back on their feet. Suggested ideas are; TJ Max Home Goods, Target, Walmart, Best Buy. Please place your donations in a box in the main office by Martha Hammer’s desk. On behalf of the CCHS PA thank you.
Please support the Red Cross Club with their “Troop Care Supply Drive”. Monday, March 6 will be the last day to donate for the Hanscom AFB troops that are overseas. The donation box can be found in the main lobby. Thank you for your help.
Thinker’s Club meeting Tuesday, March 7, from 5-6 pm in room 247. Check out our website and attend our info session for more information! http://thinkersagenda.wixsite.com/thinkersagenda.
Friday, March 10, there is a mandatory meeting for all boys interested in playing tennis this Spring. The meeting will run from 2:45-3:30pm in room 332. Please review the Meeting Agenda.
All students who plan to participate in a school spring sport must have a physical examination annually. The physical must be done and a copy of it must be on file with the health office. This needs to be done prior to participation in the sport, which includes practice and tryouts. All physical exams by Massachusetts State Law are only valid for 13 months from the date of the exam. Students who have a valid physical exam at the start of the season and the expiration date occurs during the season,become ineligible to participate on the date of expiration.
Starting Wednesday, March 8, freshman student government will be holding a freshman advisory food drive competition to collect food to donate to those in need. Bring in food to collection bags in your advisory room to have them counted. The advisory with the most food items donated at the end of the month will win a special prize of donuts for the next advisory!
Monday, March 13, at 2:45 p.m. there will be a badminton tournament in the gym. The CCTA is sponsoring this tournament to raise money in Nora Murphy’s name for Health Leads, a nonprofit that helps low-income patients get food, housing, and other resources essential to support their medical treatment and maintain good health. Faculty, staff, students, administrators, and school committee members are all invited to play and/or watch! See here for more details, to play sign up here! Suggested donation: $5 (at the door) for players or spectators.
Upcoming and updated programs with Concord-Carlisle Adult & Community Education. Click Here
St. Patrick’s Day Senior Citizens Luncheon is Saturday, March 11 from 10-2 and we need student volunteers. Here is the link to the sign up. Students who volunteer will get community service hours.
Student volunteers needed! The Willard Math Night is happening on Friday, March 10 and we are looking for enthusiastic students to help with running math activity tables and selling concessions. Volunteers are needed for a 5:00-8:00 shift. Go to 2volunteer.org for more information or sign up here.
Calling all skaters that play, played or think they can play hockey. The CCHS Hockey teams are looking for teachers and students who would like to play in a student/faculty hockey game on (NEW DATE) Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 3:40 PM at The Edge, the more the merrier. Games will be against HS senior players (Boys and Girls) and their classmates versus the faculty. This is something fun for the students and adults alike. Please contact Head Coach Steve Trundle if you are interested at firstname.lastname@example.org
Concord Police Department Sponsoring RAD Click Here for more information.
Local COLLEGE FAIRS this spring CLICK HERE
RYLA: Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Conference for Sophomores Class of 2019: Applications now available in the CCHS Guidance & Counseling Department. For more information about this great opportunity CLICKHERE
NEW Scholarships for the Class of 2017 CLICK HERE
2Volunteer is accepting applications for the President’s Volunteer Service Awards. Due date is Sunday, March 15, 2017. Please go to 2Volunteeronline.org for information about eligibility and requirements. Students are responsible for checking their school email accounts should 2Volunteer have any questions for candidates during the review process.
Night of The Arts is to raise awareness about mental health and show those suffering there are people who care about them. All proceeds from the night itself will go to the National Alliance for Mental Illness. All artwork and performances are by students. Please the attached poster for more information or visit www.nightoftheartswestford.com
Registration is now open for Concord-Carlisle Youth Soccer’s Girls and Boys U16 and U18 spring season. Teams are open to any player in 9th through 12th grade. The league plays games on Sundayafternoons beginning on April 23 and ending on June 11. There is no weekly practice. The registration fee is $90. The deadline for registration is Tuesday, March 14th. Register on-line by clicking here https://secure.adminsports.net/concordcarlislemasoccer/ Please email Heidi Kidder at TravelRegistrar@ccysoccer.org with any questions.
NEW DATE! March 8 – Community Chest AdVentures in Philanthropy: You’re invited to Concord-Carlisle Community Chest’s first-ever non-profit innovation challenge called “adVentures in Philanthropy” on Wednesday, March 8th at 7:30 at the Fenn School, Concord. Adults and students will have an opportunity to vote and award their favorite presenting non-profit $1,000. Register today for this FREE community event by visiting our web site at http://www.cccommunitychest.org/ or call 978-369-5250 to reserve your ticket.
Concord Conservatory of Music Presents An Old-time and Americana Fiddling Workshop – please see the attached press release and share with your students! We greatly appreciate your help with passing along the event details. On Saturday, March 25, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, CCM is presenting a hands-on old-time Americana music workshop led by Laura Cortese and Valerie Thompson, both from the band Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards. Players with at least two years of experience on violin, cello, guitar, banjo, double bass, or mandolin (and 8 years of age or older) are invited to bring their instruments to learn a few tunes by ear and join in an afternoon of traditional music-making. The registration fee is $40. To register, please visit www.ConcordConservatory.org. For more information, call 978-369-0010 or email info@ConcordConservatory.org.
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