CJHS Update

January 25 - 29, 2021

CJHS is GREEN this week. Columbus Alternative School will be ORANGE for Monday, January 25th.

Columbus ISD is changing the COVID Leveled Response at the Columbus Alternative School and DAEP campus from the color green to the color ORANGE. Students who attend this campus are to remain at home on Monday, January 25, 2021 while the campus is deep cleaned. CAS students should login to OdysseyWare and complete their assignments. Parents will be notified when their students can return to this campus. This only applies to CAS/DAEP students, all other campuses are GREEN for the week of January 25th. Click here for more information.

A Message From the Principal...

These are the events happening at CJHS this week:


Monday 1/25

  • 4th SIX WEEKS BEGINS TODAY!

  • Mandatory Cheer Clinics @4:30-5:30 in New Gym

  • ESL After School Tutorials

  • Boys Basketball Game @ Hallettsville

    • 7B @ 5:00 pm, 7A @ 5:30 pm, 8A @ 6:30 pm

  • Girl’s Basketball Game (Home) vs. Hallettsville: Pink @ 3:30 followed by 7B @ 4:30, 8B, 7A, 8A

  • Girl’s Basketball Practice:

    • 8th grade (All 3 teams) @ 7:15 am


Tuesday 1/26

  • CJHS PTO Meeting @ 6pm in Room 110

  • Mandatory Cheer Clinics @4:30-6:00 in New Gym

  • Boys Basketball Practice:

    • 8th - 7:00 am

    • 7th - 3:20pm - 4:30pm

      • Athlete Pickup by 4:50pm

  • Girl’s Basketball Practice:

    • 8th A & B: 7:30 am

    • 7th A & B: Until 4:15 pm

8th grade A & B: 7 AM

7th grade A & B: Until 4:30 PM


Wednesday 1/27

  • REPORT CARDS
  • Mandatory Cheer Mock Tryouts @4:30 in New Gym

  • Boys Basketball Practice:

    • 8th - 6:45 am

    • 7th - 3:20pm - 4:30pm

      • Athlete Pickup by 4:50pm

  • Girl’s Basketball Practice:

    • 8th A & B: 7:30 am

    • 7th A & B: Until 4:15 pm

  • UIL Writing Events during advisory & 7th period

8th grade A & B: 6:45 AM

7th grade A & B: Until 4:30 PM


Thursday 1/28

  • Cheerleading Tryouts @4:30 in New Gym

  • Boys Basketball Practice:

    • 8th - 6:45 am

    • 7th - 3:20pm - 4:30pm

      • Athlete Pickup by 4:50pm

  • Girl’s Basketball Practice:

    • 8th A & B: 7:30 am

    • 7th A & B: Until 4:15 pm

8th grade A & B: 6:45 AM

7th grade A & B: Until 4:30 PM


Friday 1/29

  • Boys Basketball Practice:

    • 8th - Non-mandatory open gym

    • 7th - No afternoon practice

  • Girl’s Basketball Practice:

    • 8th A & B: 7:30 am

    • 7th A & B: Until 3:20 pm

8th grade A & B: No mandatory practice

7th grade A & B: No after school practice


Amy Russell

CJHS Principal

Students can earn CARDINAL CARDS for Perfect Attendance!

Read the CJHS Cardinal Card Incentive Program by downloading the PDF attached below. Students who have perfect attendance during the 4th and 5th six weeks will receive a white card. Perfect attendance white cards will count towards the end of the year field trip/outdoor activity day in May!

IMPORTANT: Changes to the CJHS Accelerated Reader program starting Monday, Jan. 25th!

Beginning with the 4th six weeks, all students will earn a TEST GRADE with their AR points. This test grade will be in addition to the other tests already taken in their ELAR class. More information about the AR requirments will be distributed by the ELAR teachers this week. Parents can help by encouraging their student to READ EVERYDAY!

CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS

Thursday, Jan. 28th, 4:30pm

702 Rampart Street

Columbus, TX

New Gym

2020 - 2021 Yearbook: Order by March 5th to guarantee a book!

Download the 2020 - 2021 CJHS Yearbook order form below!

CJHS PTO MEETING

Tuesday, Jan. 26th, 6pm

702 Rampart Street

Columbus, TX

Room 110

CISD has been approved to serve meals for FREE until the end of the 2020 - 2021 school year!


We are still asking for families to fill out the online application to help with Title 1, Erate, and

State Compensatory Education Funding for the school district.


Download the application below.

Follow the instructions step by step.

Please submit one application per household.

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