January 14, 2022
Monday, January 24, 2022 - Early Release Day, students released at 1:30 pm
- Please note the bell schedule has been adjusted and 7th period will come after 2nd period on this day.
- Early Release Bell Schedule
Senior ads must be purchased by January 21, 2022, and submitted by February 15, 2022. Please visit the Cambridge Yearbook Website for further information.
The purchase price of the yearbook will increase to $90.00 on February 1, 2022. Please visit the Cambridge Yearbook Website to order your yearbook.
Tickets Now on Sale
Coming up in Cambridge Sports!
Girls JV Basketball at Riverwood at 4:30 pm
Girls Varsity Basketball at Riverwood at 6:00 pm
Boys 9th Grade Basketball at Home against Riverwood at 6:00 pm
Boys JV Basketball at Home against Riverwood at 4:30 pm
Boys Varsity Basketball at Riverwood at 7:30 pm
Girls JV Basketball at Pope at 12:30 pm
Boys 9th Grade Basketball at Pope at 10:00 am
Boys JV Basketball at Pope at 11:15 am
Check out all athletics at www.cambridgebears.com.
High Museum of Art's Teen Team
This is a link to apply to be a member of the High Museum of Art’s Teen Team. They pick 15 students (must be a rising junior or senior in 2022-2023) who wish to engage with art, culture, and history; develop workplace and team-building skills; and learn about a range of professional options and career paths. The Teen Team gets behind the scenes access to the museum, hosts Teen Nights and other public events/programming. There is a summer commitment, and the program runs year-long. Great opportunity for a student who wishes to pursue art and community outreach.
HBCU Battle of the Bands
HBCU Culture Homecoming Fest & Battle of The Bands is the most authentic HBCU Experience. The battle for ATL will feature five of the most entertaining Show-style bands: Alabama State, Benedict College, Fort Valley State, South Carolina State & Alabama A&M. Your ticket will include:
• Admission to the Battle of The Bands (Doors Open at 4pm and Show Starts at 5pm)
• Admission to the Fan Fest (10am -4pm; Includes: Live Performances, High School Bands, Drumlines, DJ, Food Trucks, Vendors, College & Career Fair)
Lost and Found!
Going forward - we will clean out the Lost and Found and the end of each month. Please check the lost and found cabinet in the cafe if you have misplaced an item.
Course Corrections - Deadline Extended
Schedule Correction Request Form due date has been extended to 4:00 PM on Friday, January 14, 2022. Please submit the completed form to the Counseling Office or to your counselor via email before the deadline. Counselors will change the schedule in the order of submission upon approval.
New! Virtual College Visits
Juniors & Seniors
Virtual college visits are still taking place this month! Feel free to sign up via Naviance to meet with a college admissions representative for any of the upcoming sessions:
Xavier University (Ohio) - Tuesday, January 18 @ 9:00 am - updated time
University of North Georgia - Wednesday, January 19 @ 9:15 am
If you have questions, please contact Ms. Thimsen in the Counseling office or email email@example.com.
Student and Parent Handbook (Revisions)
- Drop/Add Policy
- Parking infractions
- Leaving campus
- Pre-approved Absences
- Checking students out
Student and Parent Handbook and Addendum (1.3.22)
If you have any questions, please contact your student's administrator. Administrators are assigned by the student's last name.
Seniors - Updates from the Counseling Department
Read the latest information from Counseling on:
- FAFSA and HOPE Scholarship applications process - seniors need to apply today if they have not already
- Mid-Year Transcripts for schools that you have applied to that require them.
- Scholarship opportunities
PTSA Senior Scholarships
The CHS PTSA will be awarding four, $500 scholarships to 2022 graduates, including two scholarships awarded on behalf of the Class of 2020 Endowment Fund. The CHS PTSA scholarship is designed to recognize CHS seniors who have demonstrated exceptional character through school and community involvement, including leadership and achievement in areas such as academics, the arts, athletics, employment, and service to the community.
To be eligible, you must be a full-time student attending CHS, have a student membership in the CHS PTSA, have demonstrated excellence in behavior and discipline during your high school career. For more information and to apply.
EF Tours: Austria, Germany & Switzerland
Please see below for more information and register to attend the virtual information session and qualify for $100 off the tour price. Register to attend by January 19. Select "no, but send information if you cannot attend." If you have questions, please contact Mr. Meyer at firstname.lastname@example.org, or students can stop by room 1.409.
if you or someone you know is in crisis, please call the Georgia Crisis and Access Line at 1-800-715-4225, call 911.
#BeThe Bridge - Teacher and Staff Recognition
#BeTheBridge with GENEROUS praise to a teacher or staff member who has made a difference in your life. Complete the form below, and we will RESPECTFULLY recognize their hard work and support!