CHS Newsletter for November
Make-A-Wish for Trey was a HUGE SUCCESS!
Thank you Capital Students and Families for all your donations! The grand total for 2016 Make-A-Wish was $6,139.88Way to go Capital DECA!!
10 Years of Make-A-Wish
Students & Staffulty of the Month (November)
Congratualtions to the following students and staffulty who were randomly selected from all the student and staffulty nominations during the month of October. Thank you for all you do to make Capital High the best! #LikeAnEagle
ACADEMICS: Payton Dye
ACTIVITIES: Ty Miller
ACTS OF SERVICE: Sophia Jacobsen
ARTS: Autumn Herrington
ATHLETICS: Jessica Taylor
ATTENDANCE: Carlos Alvarado
ATTITUDE: Shade Torres
EAGLE PRIDE: Paige Liquin
STAFFULTY: Colin Kohlmeier
Career Center Information
November 1: FAFSA Night at 6 p.m. in the CHS Auditorium. Bring your 2015 taxes if you would like help after the presentation.
November 2: Eastern Oregon University will be visiting the Career Center at 7:30 a.m.
November 7: CWI in the Career Center at Lunch
November 7: BSU in the Career Center at Lunch
November 8: Perry Technical Institute will be visiting the Career Center at 3:05 P.M.
November 28: University of the Pacific in the Career Center at Break
November 29: Idaho State University in the Career Center at Lunch
Navy--every Tuesday at lunch in the Career Center
Army--every Wednesday at lunch in front of the Main Office
Air Force: November 10 at lunch in front of the Main Office
Marines: November 7 at lunch in front of the Main Office
Mrs. Cupps is available for extended hours from 3:30-6:30. I will be here to help students and families with the College Process! Make an appointment or drop in.
Parent / Teacher Conferences
November 3rd 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
* Teachers will be in main gym unless otherwise noted in red* Report Cards will be distributed in the lobby of the main gym for parents to pick up. * This is an open table format please keep conferences to 5 minutes if you feel you need more time please schedule an appointment with the Teacher.
Josten's will be present for graduation items, class rings, etc.
Golden Eagle Booster Club will be selling spirit wear and will have auction items available
Mr. Ritsema availablilty for Parent/Teacher Conference
Mr.Ritsema is Capital's ELL (English Language Learner) Teacher
Mr. Ritsema will be available for conferences on November 2
No School November 4th
Winter Holiday Break
No School 12/22/2016 -1/03/2017
**School Resumes on Wednesday 1/4/2017 ** PLC (Professional Learning Community) Schedule **
German Exchange Program
Capital Chamber Orchestra
Capital Chamber Orchestra will be performing at the 2016 Idaho Music Educators All-State Conference on November 19.
December 6th - Capital and Riverglen Orchestra Concert, 7:00 PM in the auditorium
National Merit Semifinalists
Commended National Merit Scholars
Ellie Van De Graaff
Wendy's Heisman Award
Congratulations Mohamed Talaso
Ellie Van De Graaff was selected as the State Finalist for the Wendy's Heisman Award.
Congratulations Ellie Van De Graaff
Capital Lunch Intramurals
Boy's Basketball Tryout Information
The Boy's Basketball Program will be holding tryouts for their three teams (Varsity, JV and Sophomore) on Friday, November 11th (4:00pm-6:00pm) and Saturday, November 12th (9:00am-11:00am). Teams will be announced following Saturday's tryouts.
All players in grades 9-12 are eligible to tryout. Please make sure you have your Athletic Registration forms completed prior to tryouts.
Pre-Season workouts are going on now, for those not involved in a Fall Sport!
Girls Cross Country Team qualified for State
Drake DenHartog Individual State qualifier for Boy's Cross Country
Capital Debate Team
The Capital Debate team competed in their first tournament of the season last weekend (10/14 &10/15). The kids had a great showing and I'm excited to see where the season takes us. Special congratulations goes out to:
Robert Bratley 2nd place in Congressional Debate
Christian Rupp and Connor Lynch Quarterfinalists in Public Forum Debate
2nd Tournament of the Year (10/21 & 10/22)Three Capital students attended the Patriot Debates hosted by Centennial High School, and each of them came home with a trophy! Please congratulate Carson Lloyd on his quarter finalist award in Lincoln-Douglas debate and a huge congrats to Katie Lotz and Brandon Hemphill for tournament champions in policy debate.
It's a great day to debate #LikeAnEagle