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September 4, 2018

MRS. KEMP NAMED AZ IB CP TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Congratulations to Mrs. Courtney Kemp, the Arizona IB Schools Career Program Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Kemp works tirelessly to promote the IB Career Program, and her enthusiasm helps create a very inclusive, active learning environment. She teaches the core course for IB CP, Personal and Professional Skills, as well as IB Diploma Psychology.

Mrs. Kemp with Students

BOOKENDS TOUR

CHS APAC/Company Theatre performed last week at CUSD elementary schools. They "acted out" their favorite childhood storybooks promoting a love of reading to K- 3rd graders. Bookends Fall 2019 Stories: Frog and Toad Together, Scooby Doo, Wemberly Worried, Horton Hears a Who, and Where the Wild Things Are.

CHS APAC/Company Theatre

WORLD LANGUAGE TRANSLATORS

Last week the CHS World Language Department sent 30 students to Galveston and Harford Elementary schools to translate for parent teacher conferences. These students connected with their community and demonstrated how language has the power to connect humans!

World Language Students

STUCO SPIRIT CONFERENCE

Student Council attended last week’s AASC Spirit Conference at Mountain View High School as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for this year’s theme “Team up for Leadership”. StuCo kicked off the year with other Arizona groups and learn new leadership techniques to bring back to CHS.

CHS Student Council

VARSITY FOOTBALL COMPETES IN NEVADA

The Wolves travel to Liberty High School in Henderson, NV this Saturday, September 8th, to compete in the Polynesian Football Classic. CHS will face Faith Lutheran High School at 4:30pm. Tickets are $16.25 for multiple games.

If you haven’t seen this year’s football promo, check it out! Thanks to J2Mediatv for their outstanding work!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MYLs5cmMDCw&feature=share&app=desktop
CHS Football

Last Week's Wins

  • Girls Golf def. Mountain View and Westwood
  • Boys Golf def. Coronado and Maricopa at Southern Dunes. Ty Templeton was 1st place medalist, shooting even for 9 holes.
  • Football def. Mesa (F 58-0, JV 63-0, V 62-0)
  • Volleyball def. Westwood (F 2-1, JV 2-0, V 3-1) and Boulder Creek (JV 2-0, V 3-1)
  • Swim def. Mountain Pointe
Girls Golf
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Ty Templeton

THIS WEEK’S HOME EVENTS

  • Tues, Sept 4th: Girls Tennis vs Casteel @ 3:30 pm; Girls Volleyball vs Desert Vista: F @ 4 pm, JV @ 5 pm, Varsity @ 6 pm
  • Thurs, Sept 6th: Boys Tennis vs Corona @ 3:30 pm; Badminton vs Desert Ridge @ 4pm; JV Football vs Centennial @ 6pm
  • Fri, Sept 7th: House of Payne Volleyball Tournament; Girls Tennis vs Basha @ 3:30 pm

DREADING LONG LINES ON FRIDAY NIGHTS?

Looking to avoid lines before football games? Take a look at this new and convenient way to purchase online tickets via GoFan for Friday night football games. The following links allow you two options for purchasing tickets to CHS home football games. CHS Home Schedule and Text to Buy Instructions and Online Ticket Sales.

SPIRITLINE FUNDRAISER

On Tuesday, September 4th please help support the CHS Spiritline at Floridino's Pizza and Pasta (located at 590 N. Alma School) between the hours of 4 and 9 pm. All you have to do is mention you want your purchase to go towards CHS Spiritline and Floridino's will donate 20% back. Hope to see you there!

ROBOTICS SPAGHETTI DINNER

Robotics Flyer

FALL FEST SAVE THE DATE

Fall Festival Flyer

CHS THEATRE PRESENTS ALICE

CHS Theatre's Production of Alice runs September 18-21. Follow Alice as she escapes her home to find adventure in a topsy-turvy world. Based on Lewis Carroll's classic tale, Alice brings you Wonderland as you've never seen it before. September 18: Special Preview performance with a Mad Tea Party beforehand, complete with fun treats and a character meet and greet. See below for information and tickets. September 19-21 performances are at 7:00pm in the Bogle Theater. Tickets are $8 in the CHS Bookstore or at the door.

Alice Flyer
Alice Flyer

IB BOOSTERS

IB BOOSTER DONATION DRIVE

IB Booster Donation Flyer

PSAT/NMSQT

The PSAT/NMSQT (or National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) is a preliminary version of the SAT. Not only does the PSAT help prepare students to take the SAT or ACT, if a great score is obtained on the PSAT/NMSQT, it can also open the door to participation in the National Merit Scholarship competition and other awards. View the following PSAT/NMSQT document for testing dates, registration and additional info.
PSAT Photo

QUESTBRIDGE SCHOLARSHIPS

Questrbridge Scholarship Flyer

COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS

All college visits will take place in the CHS College & Career Center, unless otherwise specified. Students should sign up outside of the College & Career Center to attend a presentation. They will receive a pass in class on the day of the presentation.

· NAU- Sept. 5th at 8:30am

· Utah State- Sept. 5th @ 10:30am

· U of A- Sept. 6th at 8:30am

· Carnegie Mellon (PA)- Sept. 7th at 8:45am

· University of Alabama- Sept. 7th at 10:45am

· Washington University (St. Louis, MO)- Sept. 17th at 10:30am

· U of A- Honors College- Sept. 19th at 8:30am

· MCC- Sept. 27th at 8:30am

· University of Tampa- Oct. 19th at 9:45am

· New York University (NYU)- Oct. 23rd at 8:45

· Azusa Pacific University (CA)- Oct. 23rd at 9:45

· Spelman College (Atlanta, GA)- Oct. 24th @ 8:30am

· Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences (CRAS- Tempe, AZ)- Oct. 24th at 10:00am

· Washington State University (WSU)- Oct. 25th at 8:30am

· UC Berkeley (CA)- Oct. 25th at 9:30am

· U of A- Nov. 1st at 8:30am

CCA YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL

Applications are being accepted for the Chandler Center for the Arts Youth Advisory Council through September 7th. Fifteen Chandler area teens, between the ages of 13-17, are selected and will serve on the CCA Advisory Council for the year. They will be engaged in experiential 3-hour sessions from September - February that will provide hands-on real world leadership situations of a Performing Arts Center. Teens will complete the program with increased knowledge of: career opportunities, financial responsibility, leadership skills, small and large group dynamics and public relations and marketing. Download the application from the Chandler Center for the Arts website.
CCA Photo
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On September 1st the new School Cents Program was launched with some great opportunities for CHS to earn money for our Positive Referral Program!


It’s easy! Between September 1st and March 31st, shop, dine or watch a movie. Log receipts online 24/7 at shoppingpartnership.com/chandler. If you do not need your receipts returned, you may instead drop them in the CHS collection box located on the Upper Level bridge near Barnes & Noble.


This September dine at any Chandler Fashion Center restaurant or eatery to earn CHS Quadruple the normal points!


Visit shopchandlerfashioncenter.com to view your dining and shopping options.