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School of Champions

Jim Culver Wins AIAAA Distinguished Service Award

Congratulations to CHS Athletic Director/AP, Jim Culver, for winning the AIAAA Distinguished Service Award. This award is presented to athletic administrators who have made significant contributions to the NFHS and/or other national organizations which have impacted high school activities.


Factors included in determining the winner include:

โ€ข Individual has a long-standing and distinguished record of involvement with high school activities

programs at the local and state levels.

โ€ข Individual is recognized as among the best in their profession by their colleagues.

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CHS Theatre Presents Trap

CHS theatre recently completed its performances of Trap by Stephen Gregg. To say the show was a success would be a huge understatement. The show was met with great reviews and excitement. Congrats to all involved in preparing and performing such a tremendous show.
Trap

Homecoming Info

Student Council is excited for our first dance of the year to celebrate Homecoming on 10/1/22 in the courtyard from 8-11 pm. Tickets are currently on sale for $20 in the bookstore. CHS students can invite a guest from another school by submitting the guest pass. Guest passes are due to Mr. Mitchellโ€™s office no later than 9/29/22. Students cannot purchase a guest ticket until the guest pass has been submitted and approved. Ticket prices increase on 9/26/22 to $25. Tickets will be available at the door for $30. Students must bring their ticket purchase/receipt and a photo ID to the dance.
Homecoming

Photo Retakes

Photo retakes are scheduled for 9-21-22. For more information, see Mr. Mosqueda in the JSU.

cusd college fair

Students and Families, the District Wide College Fair is this Thursday!


CUSD College Fair and FAFSA Information Night

Chandler Center for the Arts

6pm to 8pm


In addition to ASU, NAU, and UofA, we have 36 other colleges, military academies, and military branches in attendance. There will be FAFSA information for our seniors and a lot of exploring to do for our 9-12 grade students. KONA Ice will be there too!

We look forward to seeing you there!

College Fair

CHS Athletics This Week

This Week in Athletics

Wolves in Action

choir night with the diamondbacks

On September 24th, CHS Choir students will participate in "Choir Night' singing the National Anthem at Diamondbacks vs. SF Giants game 5:10 PM. We have access to discounted lower-level tickets, please use the link below for the discount.


We hope to see you there for a fun time!

Chandler High Community Choir

This seasonal choir for adults is an outreach program of Chandler High Choirs for busy adults at our school and community who would love to sing but may not have time every week to join a choir. We had incredible success in our first year with over 35+ participants, ranging in all ages and ability. Community Choir members will learn and perform 3 Holiday Choral Pieces and sing at the Chandler Center of the Arts as special guests at the Chandler High Choir Concert on 12/12/22 7 PM.


No audition is necessary, experience is not required but helpful if you have it. Rehearsals are at 7 PM on Monday evenings here on campus, in room #904. Rehearsals begin Monday, Oct 24th. If you are interested or have any questions please contact: Wendy Umbrianna at umbrianna.wendy@cusd80.com

wrestling with the truth

November 5th 10:00-11:00 at the Chandler Public Library, Robert Shegog will be sharing his memoirs. He has given numerous talks about diversity and inclusion, even doing a TED Talk.


Coach Shegog, as we still call him today, is one of the oldest living people with HIV. He received his diagnosis in 1986, five years before Magic Johnson. Treatment and outcomes during this time were so poor that contracting the virus was a death sentence. Coach Shegog lost numerous loved ones to the virus and he suffered multiple bouts with the often fatal opportunistic pneumonias. Yet he persisted. Driven by his passion for wrestling, he needed to make sure his students were on track with their classes, able to graduate high school, and ready to continue their postgraduate pursuits. He knew everything about his kids and made sure they knew nothing about him. They never knew when he was sick. They never met the man he loved. They never knew he had to abstain from some critical wrestling moments to be with his dying partner.


He knew coaching wrestling wouldnโ€™t have been an option had people learned the truth about him in the 1980s, 1990s, and possibly in the 2000s. He lived a lie and did so for the sake of his students. Learn about how Robert Shegog navigated these difficult issues in order to be the teacher, coach, father figure, and exemplary role model that inspired multiple generations of students.

Please click the button below for frequently asked questions about this year's AP exams.
AP Exam Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about AP exams, visit this link.

Counseling Newsletter

college and career corner

College and Career Corner

asvab test info

ASVAB Flyer

Chandler Care Closet

Do you know anyone who needs assistance, or are you in need? Let US ASSIST!

Chandler High School (CHS) Care Closet is your community partner all school year long.

The CHS Care Closet has: school clothes, school supplies, hygiene products, food items, and small home good items.


Contact Mrs. Neal to get what you need from CHS Care Closet

neal.angelica@cusd80.com or 480-224-3977

Attendance Office Information

CHS Attendance Techs:


Maria Armenta - Armenta.Maria@cusd80.com - 480-812-7723

Student Alpha - Lei-Z


Violet Lainez - Lainez.Violet@cusd80.com - 480-812-7722

Student Alpha - A-Le


Attendance Office Procedures:


  • Please remember to call in absences. Calling in absences ahead of time helps the attendance office update student attendance records. You can call in absences by leaving a message at 480-812-7703
  • If you need to speak with an attendance tech, please leave a message and they will return your call.
  • If a student is leaving early, they must be signed out by a parent/guardian.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your student's attendance tech.

AVID COrner

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cash for classrooms

Families and community members, there is still time to donate to Cash for Classrooms! Your donations to the Chandler Education Foundation help fund teacher grants that truly make a difference for students and staff. Even a small amount makes an impact. Donate today at the link below.

Boys Volleyball

Volleyball

Unified Sports

The Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) and Special Olympics have joined together to create Unified Sports in schools.


The mission of Unified Sportsยฎ is to create an inclusive program that combines individuals with intellectual disabilities (athletes) and individuals without intellectual disabilities (partners) on sports teams for training and competition.


At CUSD Unified Sports are considered varsity sports. Each participant who completes the season and attends all required practices and events receive a Varsity Unified Letter from their home school. All participants must also complete an Athletic Clearance Packet.


Click below for more information.

Unified Flag Football

If you are interested in playing Unified Flag Football this fall, please stop by room 506 to get more information from Coach Valuikas. All ability levels are welcome, and no experience is needed. This is also a great way to get 30+ community service hours.

Chandler Buddies

What is Chandler Buddies?

The mission of Chandler Buddies is to create a culture of acceptance and inclusion . This club provides opportunities to build one-to-one friendships between individuals with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Here at CHS we have had a lot of success building and maintaining relationships between students with intellectual disabilities and their non-disabled peers. While participating in Chandler Buddies, students have the opportunity to develop the social skills needed to build social confidence and meaningful friendships. Students are paired using questionnaires and by attending "matching" parties.


How can I get involved?

You can participate in chandler buddies as a Buddy, Peer Buddy or as an Associate Member.


Buddy - Buddies are students with intellectual or developmental disabilities. All Buddies are paired with a Peer Buddy and attend all events. Buddies maintain contact with their Peer Buddy and maintain contact with their Peer Buddy at least once a week.


Peer Buddy - Peer Buddies are matched to Buddies and facilitate the one-to-one friendships. Peer Buddies attend all club events, and maintain contact with their Buddy at least once a week.


Associate Member - Associate members attend all Chandler Buddies meetings and events. They are not paired one-to-one with a Buddy, however, interact with all buddies casually throughout the year.


What activities do Chandler Buddies members participate in?

The club gets together once a month for a variety of activities that includes picnics, game nights, movie nights, holiday parties, lip sync battles, making art for the art show, etc.

If you are selected as a peer buddy, you will be paired up with another student. Peer Buddies and Buddies communicate or socialize at least once a week. This can include phone calls, texts, eating lunch, going to a sporting event, dinner and a movie, video games, etc.


See Mrs. Peacock in room 505 for more information

Senior Portraits

All seniors will be scheduled portrait session over the summer by Prestige Studios by Lifetouch. Only photographs taken by Prestige can be used in the yearbook. There is also an option to upgrade to a full photo session. Students who upgraded to a session will be emailed proofs and can choose their portrait for the yearbook. If you do not receive your proofs or are unable to select a photo, please contact Prestige Studios directly (not the school). If students do not select a photo by the deadline or did not pay for an upgraded session, a default photo will be chosen.


November 3-4, 2022: Yearbook only photos and make ups (on campus)

November 30 - December 1, 2022: Yearbook Only Sessions -- Last Call (on campus)

The deadline to have your portrait taken and included in the yearbook is December 4, 2022. Please direct all questions to Amber Valdez at Prestige Studios (not CHS) at 480-296-2889 or amber.valdez@lifetouch.com.

Purchase a Yearbook

2023 yearbooks are now and sale, and yearbooks can be purchased online at https://ybpay.lifetouch.com or in person at the CHS Bookstore. Only books purchased online can be personalized.

2023 Yearbook Pricing

Presale Discount (7/11-9/6): $65

Fall Sale (9/7-1/28): $75

Yearbook Sales (1/29-3/20*): $80


*Online sales will end on March 20. Afterwards, all yearbooks must be purchased at the CHS Bookstore. Yearbooks will be distributed in May.

Senior Ads

Congratulatory Advertisements can be purchased online until February 17, 2023. The Chandler High Yearbook staff is unable to design or create your ad for you. Please note- the deadline for Senior Advertisements is firm; there will be no extensions.


2023 Advertisement Pricing

Quarter Page, Color $80

Half Page, Color $160

CUSTOM ORNAMENTS FOR STUDENTS!

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Swim and Dive Fundraisers

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Tax Credit Donations

Interested in making a tax credit donation to help students become involved in fun, meaningful, and life-enhancing activities?


Arizona law ARS 43-1089.01 enables taxpayers a tax credit contribution of up to $400.00 per calendar year if filing status is Married, filing Joint Return; $200.00 per calendar year if filing status is Single or Head of Household; and, $200.00 per calendar year if filing status is Married filing separate return โ€” for contributions that fund extracurricular activities in public schools. A tax credit is a full refund, not a deduction.

Contributions eligible for a tax credit are donated directly to schools, not to the state or the school district.

school cents - help chs earn money

Chandler High participates in the School Cents program. Keep this in mind while doing your back to school shopping!


Itโ€™s easy! Between July 1 and January 15, shop, dine, or watch a movie. Drop off your receipts in the collection box labeled CHS on the Upper-Level bridge near Barnes & Noble.

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CHandler Care Center Fundraiser

Care Center Fundraiser Flyer

thanksgiving family assistance day

Thanksgiving Flyer

CHANDLER CARE CENTER INFORMATION

The Chandler CARE Center provides a great deal of support to the Chandler Community throughout the school year. Please check here often for resources available to CHS students and families.