CSHS Weekly Bulletin

For the Week of 1/26-1/30

Good things come to those who wait. But better things come to those who work for it.

Week In Review

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Progress Reports

Please be reminded that Progress Report grades are due Monday at 4:00 PM.

Progress Reports are to be distributed during 4th period on Wednesday.

Wednesday - January 28th - CSISD Early Release Bell Schedule

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January 28th - CSISD Early Release/Staff Development

Please use the link below to register via Eduphoria for our 1/2 day of Staff Development.


Consult your department chair regarding meeting times, etc. Remember, we will not have a full faculty gathering that day in exchange for your 30 minute coaching exchange visit.

Please make sure to submit your Coaching Exchange Partner Submission Form as soon as possible and complete your actual classroom visit no later than Friday, February 13th.

If needed, please find observation form here - Principles of Learning Coaching Exchange Observation Form

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February 16th - Staff Development - Student for a Day Opinion Poll

If you have yet to do so, please take a moment to participate in our opinion poll regarding other teachers whose classes you would like to visit if given the opportunity.

The first team in which all members submit their responses will receive 50 Cougar Cup points.

Submit your responses via this survey.

CSHS Musical - Annie Get Your Gun - Closes Monday Night

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Pupil Progression Plan

Please make sure you understand the Pupil Progression Plan and are relaying this information to your students who failed the first semester with a grade between 60 and 69. The explanation below is copied directly from the student handbook:

Pupil Progression Plan

If a student fails the first semester with a 60-69 average, but passes the second semester and has an overall average of a 70 the student will earn two one-half credits and will not need to repeat the first semester class.[The failing grade will be reflected on the student’s transcript and be used in the calculation of the student’s GPA.] If a student passes the first semester and does not pass the second semester, the student will receive credit for the first semester but does not receive credit for the second semester and must repeat the second semester class to receive credit. This will be known as the Pupil Progression Plan or PPP.

If you have questions, please ask your department chair.

Shattered Dreams

The event will be held on April 9-10 and an alternate bell schedule will be provided for these two days. Please make plans to have lighter activities in class (ie. no tests) as these days can be quite emotional for our students and staff.

Questions? See Mrs. Mishler

In Other News...

TEACHERS OF JUNIORS: If a junior is planning to take dual credit courses next year (English 4, Government, and/or Economics), they need to take the SAT or ACT and meet Blinn's qualifying scores by June 12. The students will need to send their scores to Blinn.

Yearbooks are on sale at www.smart-pay.com. They are $75.

Upcoming Events

2/6 CSISD Education Foundation - 50 Men Who Can Cook

2/9 CSISD Leadership Visit

2/9 CSHS Welcome to The Pride (2015-2016 Incoming Freshmen)

2/10 Fire Drill

2/11 PTO Spirit Night @ Rosa's Cafe

2/12 NHS Induction Ceremony

2/16 Student Holiday/Staff Development

2/21 Sadie Hawkins

3/4 PTO Spirit Night @ Willie's Ice House

3/16-20 Spring Break

3/28 District One Act Play @ CSHS

3/30 End of Course - English 1

4/1 End of Course - English 2

4/9 Shattered Dreams

4/10 Shattered Dreams

4/11 Academic UIL @ Huntsville

4/15 CISD Early Release

4/15 Spring Pictures

4/22 PTO Spirit Night @ Chipotle

5/5 End of Course - Algebra 1 and US History

5/5 PTO Spirit Night @ Blue Baker (Dominic location)

5/6 End of Course - Biology

5/9 Prom @ MSC

5/11 Cougar Academic Awards Night

5/14 Senior Cap & Gown Delivery @ Lunches

5/19 Senior Awards Night

5/29 Graduation @ 4PM Reed Arena



3 Mary Smith

15 J. Kouba

16 K. Boren

19 S. Goodey

21 R. Wellmann

22 P. Cryan

26 Monica Smith

28 D Starrett

Cougar Cup Update

In order to bring equity to the teams of the Cougar Cup (teams range from 7 to 12 members), we will rank teams by points per member.

There are over 800 points available through the rest of the semester in extra-curricular activities alone! So, it is still anyone's game!

Remember to post instructional photos of student learning for points as well! We love seeing the amazing things going on in your classrooms!

Here are the current standings:

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Principles of Learning

The next Principles of Learning Day is this Wednesday, February 4th, with Mrs. Parkerson.

If you have something special occurring that you would like to share on this day, please let Tiffany know.

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