DAILY BULLETIN FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017
Seniors’ last day to return library materials to the Learning Commons is Friday, May 19.
Friday, May 5 there will be a Red Cross blood drive between 8:30 and 1:30 in the Maroon Gym! Faculty and students over the age of 16 are eligible to give blood, and their donation would be greatly appreciated. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are preferred. If interested please email Eleanor Mathias at firstname.lastname@example.org Sign-ups will be happening everyday this week during lunch blocks in the cafeteria, people can also request an appointment by email. STUDENTS MAY NOT BE EXCUSED FROM CLASSES TO GIVE BLOOD!
Class of 2017 Senior Week Graduation is just 4 1/2 weeks away! The Class Officers, Advisors and Parent Reps have been diligently planning fun and diverse ways for the class celebrate the end of high school in the days leading up to Graduation. Click through to see a full description of the events and activities and how to sign up. http://bit.ly/2oG3vwP Please note, some of the activities require an RSVP, some a ticket purchase and some, like Prifti Day and Graduation rehearsal are mandatory for all students. Ticket sales and RSVPs will be open until May 17 at 2:15pm. If you have questions, please contact Michelle Ernst at email@example.com.
Birthday Wishes Drive – Birthday Wishes is an organization that provides birthday parties for homeless children in the Boston area. Recommended donations: boxed cake mix, canned frosting, disposable cake pans, cups, candles, tablecloths, juice boxes, mini water bottles, plates, napkins, spoons, forks, party hats, masks,decorations (streamers, balloons and birthday banners). Please make sure that the items are in original packaging and expiration date or perishable goods are good until July 2017. Please but all items in a bag marked with teacher advisor’s name and YOG. The advisory with the most donations will receive baked goods from MRS. VICE-HISEY. May 8 – 17. Boxes will be located outside the learning commons
Donations Needed at Household Goods! Want to help out your Massachusetts homeless community? Household Goods in Acton assists homeless people moving into new homes by supplying them with gently used furniture, small appliances, linens, electronics, and kitchenware. They will be collecting donations this Saturday May 6th from 9:30am to 3pm at the Concord DropOff SwapOff located at the Concord Public Works Yard, 133 Keyes Road. They are in great need of mattresses, dressers/desks, and small appliances (microwaves, toasters, blenders, etc). If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please see the links below for important 2017 Prom and ticket info. Please read carefully.
Prom Info 2017 Link:
Guest Form Link:
Class of 2018 Parent Social
When: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Where: The home of Tim and Maureen Dibble, 42 Nashoba Road, Concord
Time: 7 pm-10 pm – whenever you are free, drop by!
Please bring something to sip & something to share
Names A-M a savory
Names N-Z a sweet
Hosted by the Class of 2018 Parent Reps!
Upcoming Adult & Community Educations programs: Click Here
The Red Cross Club will be having a bake sale on Monday, May 8 in the cafeteria right after school. This fundraiser will help the American Red Cross provide smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to the 7000+ homes in Massachusetts in need of them. Thank you for your support.
Volunteers needed for DropOff & SwapOff Day, Saturday, May 6. Students earn up to 8 hours of community service. To volunteer or for more information, visit www.reusit.org, email email@example.com or call 978-318-3240.
The Denmark Exchange Program for the 2017-2018 school year is now accepting applications. All CCHS students are welcome to apply. CCHS families will host a student from our Denmark sister school in October of 2017 and then travel to Denmark in April of 2018. An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday May 10 at 6pm at CCHS in Room 256, The Digital Art Lab. Inquiries may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Guidance and Counseling May Newsletter CLICK HERE
Scholarship Opportunities for the Class of 2017: CLICKHERE
College Fairs Locally: Arlington High School College Fair: May 4th, 6:30-8:00. For all college fairs and the fair details please CLICK HERE
The Water Challenge is a two week long commitment to drink only water and save money on other drinks like coffee, tea, soda, or juice. The challenge goes from May 8-22. The money saved will then be donated to The Water Project to fund the organization to provide clean water to people in need. A donation of just $23 will allow one person to access drinking water. Click here for the link to sign up and receive your free bracelet for participating! The greatest donator will also win a free Water Project T-shirt for their efforts! Contact email@example.com for more info.
Spamalot Tickets are on sale at www.ticketstage.com $10 for students, seniors, and veterans and $17 for adults. Performances are May 11, 12 and 13 at 7pm, May 14 at 2pm. We are also looking for ushers. Volunteers will get community service hours and can see the show for free. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested.
Two summer opportunities for musicians, with IMSCC and Concord-Carlisle Community Education Click Here
Honor your grad, teacher, or coach! The three major phases of CC at Play’s fields renovation project at CCHS are complete and all our spring and fall sports are benefiting: baseball, softball, lacrosse, cross country, track & field, soccer, football, and field hockey. The project has been a huge success. This summer, CC at Play will put finishing touches onto the project. They plan to build a maintenance building, add way finding signage, and install landscaping at the entrances. To fund this final phase of work, they are selling engraved bricks that will pave the area around the new flagpole in the stadium. These bricks are a great way to honor a graduate, celebrate a team, thank a coach or teacher, or celebrate an alum. Bricks can be purchased at www.CCatPlay.org. Create a memory to mark your place at CC!
Center for Parents and Teachers invite all parents to a special workshop in May! No matter what the age of your child, all parents will be interested in attending the workshop on “Competence, Confidence and the Building of Resiliency in Our Children” taking place on Tuesday evening, May 16 at the Concord Middle School Peabody Forum. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! The Center for Parents and Teachers has invited ever-popular presenter Rick Irving, MSW, to run this beneficial (and humorous!) workshop. To pre-register (and to learn more details about the offering) please go to https://buildingresiliencyon16may2017.eventbrite.com Learn about CPT’s other programs at www.centerforparentsandteachers.org
SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, MAY 21
What: The Thoreau School Road Race is May 21
Get fit this spring at the Thoreau School’s Annual Road Race, a community-wide celebration, Sunday, May 21! Start training now! 5K and Kids’ Fun Runs (.5 and 1 mile) followed by fun food, games, bouncy house, awards and more. Race, walk, jog or stroll, ALL are welcome! 9am Registration
Kids Fun Runs:
10am 5K run (Strava Segments Chip Timing)
11am 5k Awards
11:30 am Girls 1 mile fun run (ages 6 and up)
11:45 am Boys 1-mile fun run (ages 6 and up)
12pm: ½ mile (ages 5 and under)
Register at: thoreauptg.org or active.com
Register TODAY to avoid lines and save on the registration fee. All events take place at the Thoreau School, 29 Prairie Street, Concord. All proceeds go to benefit the Thoreau PTG.
The Willard Carnival will be held on Sunday June 4 this year. Willard family and friends are really looking forward to playing over 30 games, enjoying snacks, a fabulous cake walk, and so much more! Each year we look forward to working with CCHS volunteers!! This year we need help with set up, running the booths and games, and breaking down the event. It is a great way to support the community and of course we are more than happy to sign off on any volunteer hours needed for school. Thank you to all the students who plan to come out to volunteer and support our community!! Please sign up with the link below: Click Here
Will you join other area schools in a challenge to support cancer patients? The 17th annual Emerson Hospital 5k Run~Walk for Cancer will take place on Saturday, June 10, 8:30 am, at the Thoreau Outdoor Center in Concord. School groups are forming to participate – join a team at your school or start your own! It’s easy and fun! All proceeds benefit cancer patients at Emerson Hospital. Register today at: www.emersonhospital.org/5k or contact Christine Kielar at email@example.com with questions.
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