Chandler High Wolf Bytes
School of Champions
January 23, 2017
DECA THRIVES AT DISTRICT 5 COMPETITION
On Tuesday, January 17th, 24 CHS students participated in the District 5 DECA competition at ASU. At the end of competition, 15 Wolves were on stage earning 28 medals. Congratulations to Alexis Marchand, Riley Whitt, Kameron Dawson, Damijah Carter, Lexi Hicks, Aidan Eckstein, Natalie Chappa, Amaya Hurd, Briana Leon, Chris Notah, Brandon Tran, Haydon Bergren, Cameron Zarnich, Lili Alarcon, and Trey Lewis. Mrs. Kim Frahm is their sponsor.
CHOIRS WIN BIG IN SAN ANTONIO
Congratulations to CHS’s Treblemakers and Men’s Choir for their outstanding performance in San Antonio at the Barbershop Harmony Society Competition last week. Treblemakers won 1stplace and Men’s Choir 2nd place for Plateau A. The Treblemakers were also voted Audience Favorite. The choirs are under the direction of Ms. Lori Lyford.
CHS’s Academic Decathlon, under the direction of Mrs. Carol Gould, competed in the Williams Field Invitational on January 13th and 14th. The team spent Friday night and all day Saturday in academic competition. Great job, Wolves!
STUCO STATE CONVENTION
Last Thursday and Friday, CHS StuCo attended the State Student Council Convention in Lake Havasu. Students participated in leadership sessions, heard from guest speakers, and networked with student council members from across the state. Congrats to CHS StuCo for winning 2017 Council of Distinction! StuCo is sponsored by Mr. Michael Gray. Special thanks to Ms. Carla Relano and Ms. Courtney Kemp for chaperoning the event.
Last Week's Wins
- Girls Basketball def. Basha (F 40-21, JV 54-41, V 51-43), Mountain Ridge (F 29-15, JV 45-10, V 56-16) and Sandra Day O’Connor (JV 45-29, V 50-43)
- V Boys Basketball def. Sandra Day O’Connor 61-54
- JV Boys Basketball def. Basha 61-55
- V Boys Soccer def. Horizon 6-1 and tied Basha 1-1
- JVB Boys Soccer def. Corona 5-0
- JV Soccer defeated Basha 1-0 and tied Brophy 1-1
- V Girls Soccer def. Basha 1-0
THIS WEEK’S HOME EVENTS
- Mon, Jan 23rd : Girls Soccer vs Skyline @ 4 pm
- Tues, Jan 24th: Boys Soccer vs Mesa- JV @ 4 pm and Varsity @ 6 pm; Girls Basketball vs Cibola- Freshmen @ 4 pm, JV @ 5:30 pm & Varsity @ 7 pm; Demystifying the College Application Process @ 6:30 pm in the CCA
- Thurs, Jan 26th: Honors Info Night @ 6 pm in the CCA
- Fri, Jan 27th: Girls Basketball vs Xavier Prep- Freshmen @ 4 pm, JV @ 5:30 pm & Varsity @ 7 pm
Thanks to CHS’s incoming freshmen and parents who attended last Thursday’s Parent Orientation. Counselors answered questions to help ease the transition to high school, and departments showcased student projects and shared curriculum. Chandler High is eager to welcome its newest Wolves in 2017-18!
HONORS INFO NIGHT THIS THURSDAY
Honors Information Night
Learn more about our IB, AP and Honors Courses!
Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the Chandler Center for the Arts.
Doors open from 6:00pm – 8:00pm in the CCA Foyer with educators available to answer questions about our advanced programs.
General session starts at 6:30 pm in the Main Auditorium.
DEMYSTIFYING THE COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS
In conjunction with Chandler High School, Duke University is pleased to offer Demystifying the College Admission Process, a 60-minute seminar for area high school ninth, tenth and eleventh graders and their parents. Demystifying the College Admission Process will take place on Tuesday, January 24th at 6:30 p.m. at the Chandler Center for the Arts. See the Demystifying flyer for additional info.
UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA EVENT FOR SPANISH SPEAKING FAMILIES
2017 CUSD SPRING COLLEGE FAIR
Interested in meeting with representatives from Arizona Colleges and Universities? Here’s your chance! CUSD is hosting its 2017 Spring College Fair on Wednesday, February 8th from 6:00-8:00pm at the Chandler Center of the Arts. See you there!
ATTENTION, SENIORS: Yearbook 2016-17 Senior Ad without a $25.00 fee deadline is Monday, January 23rd. The final day to order Yearbook Senior Ads for 2016-17 is February 5, 2017. For SENIOR ADS information, visit the CHS Yearbook webpage. Again, there will be a $25.00 LATE FEE after January 23, 2017.
CHS Wolves: If you have not yet purchased the 2016-17 yearbook, the price will increase on Jan. 23, 2017. Payment of $65.00 can be made before the price goes up. Pay either in the CHS Bookstore or online at Jostensyearbooks.com.
SENIOR PANORAMIC PICTURE
ACT/SAT PRACTICE TEST
IB Parent Boosters are sponsoring an ACT/SAT Combo practice test on Saturday, January 28th from 8:00am - noon. Cost is $10. Students can sign up and pay during lunch A or B in the Courtyard at the IB table from January 17-24. View the ACT/SAT Practice Test flyer for additional info.
CIRCLE K FUEL UP NIGHT
CHS is partnering with Circle K for the second FUEL UP fundraiser of the year. Join CHS Cheer, Scruffy, and staff at the Circle K at the corner of Arizona Ave. and Frye Rd. from 4:00-8:00pm on Wednesday, February 8th. Circle K will be drawing names for gift cards and baskets. Write your name on the back of your receipt and turn it in to the box before you leave.
COMPUGIRLS SPRING BREAK CAMP
Support chs IB - dine out at chipotle
Show your team spirit by joining us for a fundraiser to support CHS IB Boosters. Come in to the Chipotle at 3395 W Chandler Blvd Suite 1 in Chandler on Tuesday, January 24th between 5:00pm and 8:00pm. Bring in this flyer from Chipotle, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to CHS IB Boosters.
Help Chandler High School win $300 to $3,000!
Shop, dine or watch a movie at Chandler Fashion Center and the Boulevard Shops
May 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017 - It’s Easy to support our school when you log receipts at the Chandler Fashion Center Guest Services desk or drop off receipts at school in the receipt collection box. View the latest School Cents flyer for details about the program.
Remember Double Points in January!
This includes any receipts you’ve collected during this school year. Don’t forget to submit those receipts or drop them off at CHS by January 31st so we can submit them for you.
Triple points in February at the following stores
Ben Ridge Jewelers
White House/Black Market
Earn 1,000 points when you purchase a Mall Visa Gift Card
This is available at Guest Services. It can be used anywhere Visa debit cards are accepted.
See cardholder agreement for details.