COYOTE UPDATE

The Official Newsletter of Combs High School

NOVEMBER 13


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GO COYOTES !!!!!

STANDOUT COYOTES

2020-2021 SENIOR WALK NOMINEES

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Makayla Englehardt medaled with a 19th place run at the State Cross Country Championships on Thursday, November 12th. What a great way to finish her senior cross country season!

Good Job Makayla!!

CAMPUS CALENDAR

NOW-DEC 31 - 24 HR COVID TESTING AVAILABLE IN 300 PARKING LOT JUST WEST OF COYOTE RD AT CHS



NOV 16-21 - HOMECOMING WEEK

MONDAY - PJ DAY, wear your pajamas

TUESDAY - SWEATER WEATHER DAY, wear your favorite sweater

WEDNESDAY - PLAID DAY, show off those cool fall plaid prints

THURSDAY - TURKEY BOWL DAY, wear your favorite team jersey

FRIDAY - COMBS SPIRIT DAY!, show your Coyote Spirit


Nov 16 - Freshman, Sophomore and Junior Picture Day

- Site Council, Library 5:00 PM

- Booster Meeting, Library 6:00 PM

Nov 18, 19 - ASVAB TESTING, CPAC 7:15 AM

Nov 19 - Boys Basketball Parent Meeting, Cafeteria 6:30 PM

Nov 21 - HOMECOMING DANCE, CHS 7:00-10:00 PM

NOV 23-27 - THANKSGIVING BREAK, NO SCHOOL

PICTURE DAY NOVEMBER 16

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COUNSELORS CORNER

Seniors! Are you aware that you can win one or more Amazon gift cards worth $25? It's simple...just do one of the following to be put in the drawings...the more you do, the more entries you receive and the higher your chances:


  1. Students who opt in to AskBenji AND list their high school as Combs High School will be entered into a drawing to win 1 of 2 $25 gift cards! More information can be found here: https://www.askbenji.org/ or you can text 602-786-8171.
  2. Students who register for the November 17 Arizona College Consortium Virtual College Fair will be entered into a drawing to win 1 of 2 $25 gift cards! For more information see here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/198q-HlJfnY1GkLmWRUrjJpLd0_LzrB7V/view To register go here: https://virtual.gotocollegefairs.com/azccvirtualfair
  3. Students who complete their FAFSA by December 1 will be entered to win 1 of 6 $25 gift cards! Bring your email from FAFSA showing you have completed your application to the counseling office to be added to the drawing.

Don't forget the ASVAB is next week, November 18 and 19 at 7:15. Students whose last names begin with A-K are scheduled for the November 18th session, L-Z the November 19th session. In person students check in with your first hour's teacher, then come to the CPAC. For virtual students, please be at the CPAC no later than 7:15 on your appointed morning (we will be excusing you from your classes). Remember this test will help you know and understand your strengths and how to put those strengths into a career. See you there!

CPAC Events-Save the Dates

Save the dates for great performances and business trainings at the Combs Performing Arts Center!
December 10 and 11 at 7 pm Combs High School Dance Concert. Seating is limited. Advance Tickets at www.etix.com search Combs Performing Arts Center.
December 11, 2020-Combs High School Drama presents "Fox On The Fairway" FREE Streaming from the Combs Performing Arts Center! Performed by the Combs High School Advanced Theatre class, Fox on the Fairway is a farce that takes place in a country club during a tournament between two rivaling country clubs. Love interests, scandals, and so much more befall these characters in this delightful comedy!

December 12 at 5 pm-Sister's Christmas Catechism Holiday Comedy Show. Retelling the story of the nativity, as only Sister can, this hilarious holiday production is bound to become a yearly classic. Tickets at www.cofare.io

February 12, 2021-Piano Men Generations at 7 pm presented by TAD Entertainment celebrating the music of Elton John and Billy Joel. Tickets at www.cofare.io

Perceptual Sales Coaching Seminar- Body Language and How We Relate To It. presented by Stephen Chandler on January 14, 2021 at 11:30 am. Learn how body language influences sales and purchasing. Learn tools to improve your business. For more information contact Stephen Chandler 602 540 3997

January 22- at 8 pm Carvin Jones - World renowned blues guitarist Carvin Jones, rated in top 50 guitarists by Guitarist Magazine brings his Ultimate Guitar Experience to you! https://www.carvinjones.com/event-details/carvin-jones-combs-theatre

March 25-Small Business Symposium presented by Darling Companies, Designed From Scratch Concepts and Network Together. Tickets at www.localsmallbusinesssymposium.com

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INTERNET DISCOUNT OPPORTUNITY

Cox Communications is offering discounts on internet service for qualifying families, which is part of the CARES Act.


This program is called Connect2Compete. The parent has to complete an application and provide Cox with documentation that consists not only of school letterhead confirming student enrollment but also any other subsidy programs from which the family receives benefits. There are a plethora of FAQs on the website as well.

https://www.cox.com/residential/internet/connect2compete.html

JOIN OUR CHS TEAM

We currently have full and part time positions available. Click on the link below to see a list of open positions district wide.
CLICK HERE TO APPLY

JO COMBS DISTRICT JOB LISTINGS

UPCOMING EVENTS


NOVEMBER 23-27 - Thanksgiving Break, NO SCHOOL

DECEMBER 17-18 - FINALS

DECEMBER 21-JANUARY 4 - WINTER BREAK, NO SCHOOL

NOVEMBER'S BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENU

CAC CONNECT CALENDAR

Due to Covid we are not able to do the CAC connect office live on your school campus so we are going virtual again for the fall semester.

We will have zoom check-in and chat sessions for students and parents on Wednesday’s starting promptly at 5pm for them to ask questions they have regarding CAC & details of how to become a CAC student.

FOOTBALL @ Poston Butte

Friday, Nov. 6th, 7pm

32375 North Gantzel Road

San Tan Valley, AZ

FR/SO FOOTBALL vs. Thunderbird

Wednesday, Nov. 18th, 6pm

2505 East Germann Road

San Tan Valley, AZ

JV FOOTBALL @ Thunderbird

Thursday, Nov. 19th, 6pm

1750 West Thunderbird Road

Phoenix, AZ

FOOTBALL vs. Arcadia

Friday, Nov. 20th, 7pm

2505 East Germann Road

San Tan Valley, AZ

If a play-in game is not necessary, in which case game would be at opposing school

BASKETBALL @ ALA- Ironwood

Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 4pm

850 West Combs Road

Queen Creek, AZ

SCRIMMAGE

GIRLS - 4:00 PM

BOYS - 5:30 PM

Soccer vs. Eastmark

Tuesday, Nov. 24th, 4pm

2505 East Germann Road

San Tan Valley, AZ

SCRIMMAGE

GIRLS - 4:00 PM

BOYS - 6:00 PM

Notice of Non-Discrimination

J.O. Combs Unified School District #44 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or sexual orientation in admission and access to its programs, services, activities, or in any aspect of their operations and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. J.O. Combs Unified School District #44 also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. The following employees have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Compliance Officer for Title IX , Athletic Director, 2505 E. Germann Road, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-882-3540 and Compliance Officer for Section 504/ADA, Director of Student Services, 43371 N. Kenworthy Rd, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-987-5300.

El Districto Escolar Unificado de J.O. Combs #44 no discrimina en base a su raza, color, religión, origen nacional, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o la orientación sexual para la admisión y su acceso a sus programas, servicios, actividades, o en cualquier aspecto de sus operaciones y proporciona un acceso igualitario a los Boys Scouts y otro grupos de jóvenes designados. El Districto Escolar Unificado de J.O. Combs tampoco discrimina en sus prácticas de empleo y contratación. Los siguientes empleados han sido designados para manejar las preguntas en cuanto a las pólizas de no discriminación: Funcionario de Cumplimiento de Título IX, Director Atlético 2505 E. Germann Road, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-882-3540 and Funcionario de Cumplimiento para la Sección 504/ADA, Director de Servicios Estudiantiles, 43371 N. Kenworthy Rd, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-987-5300.