The Coyote Howl

Campo Verde High School

May 13, 2022

Vision: Preparing every person for tomorrow through experiences founded on relationships, relevance, and rigor.

Mission: Every Person, Every Day

Core Values: Community, Values, Honor, Scholarship

Principal's Message

Hello CV Family,

Each year at this time, everyone is looking forward. Whether they are looking forward to their graduation, summer break, a change of pace, or possibly all of the previously mentioned, we want to wish everyone well and hope you have a safe end of the school year and summer break! I am going back to highlighting three things in order to simplify my message. Here are three dots from Mr. Dumas:

  • The intersection at Germann Road and Lindsay Road will be closed from 5/20 to 5/23! I do realize how inconvenient the timing is for this closure and we will work with students on that Friday and Monday. We are hopeful that the work will be completed on time or even early!

  • Graduation is nearly here! We will celebrate the Class of 2022 on Thursday, May 26th. There will not be limitations on how many can attend graduation, but we will have that option available for those interested in a live stream. A great deal of information is available in this newsletter to assist families with navigating this exciting event.

  • Please review the testing schedule as they are very different in order to meet the needs of all testers. Here is a link to our website: CVHS Testing Schedule 2022

Have a great final two weeks, and our next newsletter will wrap up the 2021-2022 school year!

Best regards,

Mr. Tyler Dumas


Campo Verde High School

Every Person, Every Day!

Just a reminder to follow us on our CAMPO VERDE HIGH SCHOOL WEBSITE

and on social media.

Instagram: @cvhsmrdumas

Twitter: @CVHSMrDumas and @CVHSYotes

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July 5th - On July 5th Infinite Campus will be down as we make some important updates. On this date the URL to access Infinite Campus will change. To access the new URL just visit on July 6th 2022. Remember to update any bookmarks you have.

July 11th - Our Annual Update begins. It is very important that all families complete the online ‘Annual Update’ to prepare for the new school year. The ‘Annual Update’ in Infinite Campus allows you to tell us of any updates to your contact information, address changes, and updates to emergency contacts. In order to ensure we can communicate with you regarding your student, or in case of emergency, it is essential that we have your up to date contact details. Please log in to your Infinite Campus parent portal and complete your student’s ‘Annual Update’ today. To access the IC portal visit

July 11th @ 4pm - The IC parent portal opens for all of our secondary students. The portal provides access to your student’s schedule and other important information for the new school year.

July 19th @ 4pm - The IC parent portal opens for all of our elementary students, including details of your student’s teacher(s) for the new school year.

Download the GPS App

The GPS App includes a link to IC, as well as access to your student’s school calendar, meal information, bus routes, and other helpful information for parents and students. Visit for more information.


Gilbert Public Schools will officially transition to a new academic calendar starting in the 2022-2023 school year. The new calendar means students and staff have two weeks off for fall, winter, and spring breaks.


School breakfasts and lunches will continue to be free for all students for the rest of the 2021-2022 school year. This will end on June 30, 2022. In order to receive free and reduced meals following July 1, 2022 families will need to fill out an application. Students who apply and are eligible for free and reduced meals will also receive additional benefits such as waived summer school fees, waived college testing fees, waived musical instrument fees, waived or reduced college application fees, reduced internet fees, and much more! Additionally, the free and reduced meal program ensures your school continues to receive funding for many school programs. Learn more here -

Apply online starting July 1, 2022, for the 2022/23 school year -


important campus information


Please click the appropriate link below to view important campus information.









Mrs. Laura Contreras, Assistant Principal

Academics and Counseling

Grade Level: Seniors

Freshmen A - E

Administrative Assistant:

Liz Oliphant 480.545.3100 X 2102


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Counseling Department

School Counselors:

A-Co - Mrs. Dewarrat

Cr-Ha - Ms. Diggs

He-Me -Mrs. McManus

Mi-Sa - Mrs. Lange

Sc-Z - Mrs. Carpenter

Academic and Wellness Coaches:

Academic Interventionist- Mrs. Duckett

Mental Health Counselor- Mr. Baker

College and Career Advisors:

College and Career Center Coordinator - Mrs. Amy Jacobson

On-Site CGCC Rep - Mrs. Chris Sabel

Counseling Secretary:

Mrs. Laurie Prosper 480-545-3100 Ext. 2121

* The CVHS Counseling Department has a new and improved website: CAMPO COUNSELING

* Follow the CVHS Counseling Department on Instagram: @cvhs_counseling_dept

* Take a look at our Senior Checklist for important information.


coyote time

Our last Coyote Time session will be hosted by our Student Council. Stuco will host a summer kick-off scavenger hunt for our campus on May 18th.

Wellness Donations

Campo Verde's Wellness Team hosts outdoor wellness days with lawn games and activities. We also host students in the student services classroom. This is a safe space for students to receive tutoring, mentorship, and unwind if needed. All items donated will be used for our campus and student social, emotional, physical, and academic wellness.

Please take a minute to take a look at our list.

Amazon Wishlist-- CV Wellness Donations

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ap exam scores

Congratulations to all our AP students who took at least 1 exam. Campo gave approximately 770 exams over the past 2 weeks!

REMINDER: Students can have one free score report sent to a college or institution. This needs to be done through MyAP in their College Board account.

AP SCORES: AP exam scores will be available online in July.

Summer School

GPS online and in-person Summer School registration is now open. Students who already have a summer school recommendation from their counselor need to pay the fee in the Infinite Campus Parent Portal or at the CVHS Bookstore to finalize their registration. Students who do not have a recommendation need to see their counselor to get the process started. Click the image above to visit the Gilbert Public Schools website for summer school details.


AP capstone

Congratulations to the following 10 seniors who are AP Capstone Diploma recipients. These students completed the classes AP Seminar and AP Research and at least four additional AP classes in high school, earning a passing score on all exams. Way to go!


Congratulations to all of our scholarship recipients and award winners!

In total, our students have been offered/awarded a total of $12,229,503 in scholarships!

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Conrgratulations to Ashley Sweet for being awarded the Geneva Financial "Be a Good Human" Scholarship, Isaac Burdge for being awarded the STEM Scholarship, and Amy DePalma, Matias Gonzalez and Riley Mueller for earning GEF Varsity Letters in Volunteerism! Way to go, everyone!
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Congratulations to the following:

student of the month

Congratulations to Ethan Nolan, who has been awarded Town of Gilbert Student of the Month!
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Activities and Clubs

Dr. Sean Jonaitis, Assistant Principal

Activities, Clubs, and Graduation

Grade Level: Sophomores

Freshmen: F- N

Administrative Assistant:

Cat Jones 480.545.3100 X 2101

IG: @campo.activities




Save the date(s)

May 19th- Senior Banquet- 5:00 PM - Cafeteria

May 22nd - Baccalaureate 3:00 PM - CVHS Auditorium (seniors report to the mini-gym by 2:45 PM in their cap and gown)

May 25th - GradNite 11:00 PM to 6:30 AM - Main Event

May 26th - Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal 6:45 AM - CVHS Courtyard

May 26th - Graduation Ceremony 7:00 PM - CVHS Coyote Stadium (Seniors arrive at 6:15 PM to an assigned classroom)

*If you do not have an English class, stop by the activities office with any graduation questions.

*Please note that Graduation Regalia items WILL NOT be available for pick up or purchase in the Bookstore until after Josten's visit on April 5th.

For more information regarding graduation, please click this link or the image above to view the Graduation Information Newsletter

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Click here to donate: GRAD NITE DONATIONS

Click here to volunteer: GRAD NITE VOLUNTEERS

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senior signs

Stop by the Bookstore NOW to purchase your Senior yard sign! $20
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Congratulations Class of 2022!!

It is that time of year to put in your final transcript release form for the college that you will be attending in the fall.

Please turn it in to me once you have made a decision.

Final transcripts are mailed out in June.

CV Registrar, Peggy Rodgers




Link Crew

Need some extra help preparing for finals or completing those last minute assignments before the end of the semester?

Join Link Crew on Wednesday May 18th from 1:30 - 3pm for Cola & Cram!

This event is for freshmen only to come and prepare for their finals & get some extra help in their subject of need. We will have student tutors for subjects including, Math (algebra 1 & honors geometry), English, Science (lab bio & Chem), Foriegn Language (Spanish & French), and CTE classes (Sports med, bio med & PE).

Light snacks & refreshments will be provided

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japanese club

Last Japanese Club of the year! We made sushi. Many people believe sushi is raw fish with rice but actually sushi does not have to have raw fish. It does have to have vinegared rice. The sushi we made is called Inarizushi and it is named after the Shinto deity O-Inari. It’s made with deep fried tofu pouches stuffed with vinegared rice and you eat it with spicy red ginger. It’s a nice sweet and spicy combination.
Captions: inarizushi, Tylan Merriam and Chase Cashion stuffing the tofu pouch, Emma "Poppy" Brooks and Victoria Dedeaux prepping for stuffing, Kennedy Fischer and Corea Kim get ready to eat, Emmalyn Tilley gives the Inarizushi 2 thumbs for flavor!

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  • CVHS Fine Arts Department at the District Art Show
  • Nineteen Campo Students participated in the Annual Congressional Art Competition put on by Congressman Andy Biggs and his staff on Thursday May 6th.
  • Sophomore Ella Siewin won the "People's Choice Award"!
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Senior Capstone Night is an opportunity for the Seniors to present their yearlong medical innovation projects. UofA-Integrative Health in Nursing at downtown Gilbert staff were the committee that awarded the capstone project with the greatest potential for social impact to Elizabeth Sandoval and Macy Tone for their project titled “Today’s Garbage, Tomorrow’s Medicine.” A method of recycling and reusing medication that is left over through a safe process to redistribute.

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Our senior who has “got GRIT?” was awarded to Brooke Rivera by her peers for always maintaining her dedication to her learning and the program. She continues to participate in all Biomed events.

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performing arts



Our End of Year Banquet is this Friday at 6:30pm. We can't wait to celebrate an amazing year, recognize and honor our students, and send our seniors off in style! See you there!
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We LOVE our Teachers! CV Band, Choir, and Orchestra boosters wanted to say THANK YOU to all of the amazing teachers at Campo Verde! These groups hosted a fabulous, Cinco de Mayo-themed breakfast on 5/4/22 as strolling strings entertained down the admin hallway. Your support of our musicianship is always appreciated!
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  • Though Mother's Day has passed, we want to get this message out there
  • Our first Campo Band Lock-In was a big success and a lot of fun! Special thanks to the Band Council and volunteers who made this night possible!




*Lost and Found*

Take a minute now to write your name on the bottom of your water bottle/jug, on shirt tags, inside lunch boxes, or on AirPods for easier identification if it gets misplaced. All lost and found items will be donated in 25 days so COME GET YOUR STUFF!!!

*Student IDs*

All students should have their Student ID on them at all times. Lost ID's can be replaced for $5 in the bookstore.


2022-23 Parking Permits will be available for purchase in July. Please keep your eye on your email for further details and information.

Students are required to display a parking permit when parking on campus. Security will be

stickering and booting vehicles without permits. Parents will be required to come to campus

if a student's car is booted. Make sure you have your parking permit clearly visible,

preferably on your rear view mirror, every single day, no matter what car you are driving. If

you have to drive a car that you have not registered with the bookstore, come in, call or email the bookstore ASAP with make, model and license plate.

Ms. Katie

480-545-3100 ext.2109


Monday 7-2:45

Tuesday 7-2:45

Wednesday 7-1:45

Thursday 7-2:45

Friday 7-2:45

*closed during 6th hour daily


Cotton PE shirts are $15.00 - Adult Sizes Small thru 3XL

Dri-Fit PE shirts are $20.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru 3XL

PE shorts (long black mesh) $15.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru 3XL

Sport Tek Girls (shorter) shorts $20.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru XL

Dance shirts are $15.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru XL

Dance capris (longer pants) $25.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru XL.

Yoga shirts are $15.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru XL

Yoga shorts are $20.00 – Adult Sizes Small thru XL

Locks are available for $5.00

PE Clothes are available for purchase online through the IC Parent Portal.

2 Pocket Folder - $2

College Ruled Notebooks - $2.50

Report Covers - $1.50

Erasers - $.75

Pencils - $.25

Mechanical Pencils - $.75

Rulers - $2.50

Black and Blue G-2 Pens - $2

Black BIC Pens - $.50

Highlighters - $1.50

Box of 8 Markers - $2.75

Box of 12 Colored Pencils - $2

32GB Flash Drive - $8

Glue Stick - $1


Sweatshirts $25

Green T Shirt $20

Grey T-Shirt $15

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Mr. Max Ragsdale, Assistant Principal

Athletic Director

Grade Level: Juniors

Freshmen O - Z

Administrative Assistant:

Jacee Iannarelli 480.545.3100 X 2103

IG: @campo.athletics



Physical Education

We are kicking off our 12th annual "Soles 4 Souls" shoe collection drive starting this week and running through Friday 5/20. Our goal is to collect 3,000 pairs of shoes for those in need around the world. Please plan to join us by going through your closets and getting together any unwanted shoes you may have. We will have large collection boxes just outside of our PE office starting Tuesday 4/19. Donated shoes can be new or used, any size, any type (slippers, flip flops, cleats, high heels, etc.). Please either tie the laces together or rubber band the shoes together if they don't have laces (so they don't get separated).


Our PE Department is excited to work with all of our students in PHYSICAL EDUCATION, SPORTS TRAINING, DANCE, YOGA, and UNIFIED PHYSICAL EDUCATION classes.

PE, Dance, Yoga UNIFORMS:

Uniforms can be purchased in person in our CVHS Bookstore. All students need to have the proper uniform and a combination lock. Please contact Coach Cornell or your PE teacher if you have any questions.


We are excited to offer another year of "AFTER SCHOOL WEIGHTS" we will be opening the weight room after school on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 2:20-3:00pm. Please see Coach Cornell or Coach Bishop for more information.


We will be offering lunchtime intramurals during both lunches for any student interested in being active. Intramurals will be held in either the mini or main gymnasium and occasionally outside (when the weather cools down). Please see Coach Cornell for more information.

SECURING BELONGINGS IN PE LOCKERS: Just a reminder that due to COVID we are not permitting our Physical Education student's to store their PE clothes in locker's overnight. We are asking our students to bring their PE clothes each day, change out in the locker room and securely LOCK ALL BELONGINGS in a large locker (provided) and then at the end of class period, take their sweaty PE uniform home and wash it for the next day. We believe this will cut down on the amount of bacteria in the locker rooms. Questions, please contact your student's teacher.

PE Students of the month

Congratulations to our May 2022 "Physical Education Students of the Month"

Will Hansen (Coach Cornell)

Konrad Repec (Coach Blackburn)

Jake Perez (Coach Kaplin)

Sophie Petrini (Coach Cook)

Isabella Ayson (Coach Matthews)

Richard Alvare (Coach Schnittger)

Kaylie Burgess (Coach Marino)

Coyote Strength camp

Hello CV Family,

This summer we will be offering our 13th annual "Coyote Strength Camp" at Campo Verde High School (runs Monday-Thursdays June 6th-June 30th - various sessions and times listed on attached flier). This camp continues to grow each year and has been a huge positive success throughout our community. We would like to invite all of our CV Students to join us as we continue to teach the fundamentals of strength, speed, and agility training. More importantly, we will teach the importance of values such as character, commitment, and courage. Our goal is for all of our campers to gain strength, explosiveness, speed, agility, and at the same time learn the importance of developing character and the vision to set goals and and the mind set to chase dreams and make them a reality.

Note: Please contact Coach Nick Cornell with any questions at...


Library Updates


Library Information:

  • We were so lucky to have author Tiffany Rosenhan speak to our students on April 28. She gave practical and strategic tips on writing, which was a very valuable experience for our students. We also had fun discussing her book, Girl from Nowhere, as well. 5 students won a raffle to receive a signed book. The whole experience was worthwhile!
  • We hope you all had a good year of reading! But we have come to the end and all library books are due on Friday, May 13. Please return them ASAP and check for any late fines. Seniors must return books and pay fines before graduation.
  • We are SO excited to announce Campo’s very own and first ever Summer Reading Program! Go to the school and library website to get all the details. Students are allowed to pick whatever books they would like to read. They will then fill out a form about it (found on the website). Students are encouraged to repeat this process as much as they like! The reader with the most submissions will earn a ticket to Homecoming! Other prizes include bookmarks (1 book read), Campo t-shirt (5 books read), and a new book (10 books read). The Summer Reading Program begins on May 27 and ends on July 22. Students will pick up their prizes at the beginning of the next school year in the library.

Chromebook Information:
Freshmen, sophomores and juniors will keep their Chromebooks over the summer. Seniors will return their Chromebooks and chargers after their last final or no later than May 24. If there is a senior that needs to take a summer school class, that senior can come to the library to make that arrangement and return the Chromebook when they complete their summer course.
Digital Citizenship:
On May 11 during Coyote Time, students had a lesson within the topic of Digital Citizenship. We showed students the Take a Stand Technique as a way to handle digital drama. The aim of the activity was not to lead students to a "right" answer. Rather, the goal is to slow our reactions down, take time to listen to different perspectives, and be reflective about our stance on a dilemma. Here is the technique students were shown:

What do you think? Explain your perspective.
Where do your classmates stand? Listen to their perspectives.
Look again at your original response. What had you not considered that other people brought up? (Maybe you changed your mind, maybe you didn't -- that's OK! Either way, you heard other views. How has your thinking shifted after hearing your classmates' perspectives, even if you haven't changed your mind?)
Look beyond this specific case. How does this dilemma remind you of other situations we've explored in class or that you've seen, heard about, or experienced?
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Career Center

Mrs. Amy Jacobson, Career Center Specialist

The Career Center is located in the Library, and

Mrs. Jacobson is happy to meet with you,

and to answer any questions you may have.


Follow for scholarships, college info, FAFSA & jobs!

Instagram @cvhs_college_career_center

Make an appointment using the link below:

Career Center Appointment


Events & Fundraising


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Click the image below to view/print the registration form.


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