Chandler High Wolf Bytes
School of Champions
November 14, 2016
CHS POM QUALIFIES FOR NATIONALS
Congratulations to CHS Pom, under the direction of Ms. Nicole Butenschoen, for qualifying for Nationals! Excellent work, Wolves!
WOLVES WIN WAY INTO STATE SEMI-FINALS
Chandler defeated Desert Vista 62-7 in Round 2 of the State Playoffs last Thursday. Come out to Hamilton High this Friday to watch the Wolves take on the Perry Pumas. Kick-off is at 7:00pm. The AIA has set ticket prices at $10 for adults and $5 for students. Let’s cheer the Wolves to a victory this Friday and earn a spot in the State Finals! (Photo Credit: Paul Mason)
THIS WEEK’S HOME EVENTS
- Wed, Nov 16th: Varsity Girls Soccer Scrimmage vs Higley @ 3:30 pm; Revival Dance Concert (see info below)
- Thurs, Nov 17th: Varsity Boys Soccer Scrimmage vs Carl Hayden @ 3:30 pm
MARCHING BAND COMPLETES GREAT COMPETITION SEASON
The CHS Wolf Pack Marching Band, under the direction of Mr. Harout Boyajian and Mr. Steven Quintana, competed at Dobson High School two weeks ago to complete its competition season. Thanks, Wolf Pack Seniors (pictured below), for four years of hard work and dedication to CHS band. (Photos courtesy of Cindi Gaiser)
DANCE CONCERT THIS WEEK
$5 CCA Mainstage
6:30 Foyer, 7:00 Curtain
Modazz, Improv and Advanced Dance
WORLD LANGUAGE EXPO
Music, fun, activities, dance, poetry, and a celebration of language invaded the CHS courtyard last Thursday! Thanks to the World Language Department and Ashby Gentry and Liam Thibeault, Student Coordinators, for organizing a great showcase of talent!
UNIFIED SOCCER GAME SCHEDULE
CULINARY STUDENTS VOLUNTEER AT FMSC
Fourteen Culinary students and their teacher Ms. Mayberry volunteered at Feed My Starving Children last Thursday. Rising to the challenge of "Who can pack the most", Chandler High took the top spot, packing 6,048 meals for children in Honduras. Together, with all of the volunteers in their session, 177 boxes (38,232 meals) were packed, which will feed 104 kids 3 meals a day for a year.
CHS/KNOX GIFTED ACADEMY ACE PROGRAM
HELP SUPPORT CHS BOYS BASKETBALL
CHS BOYS BASKETBALL ALUMNI GAME
The CHS Boys Basketball Team will be hosting an alumni game this Saturday in the Payne Gym. Former CHS boys basketball players are invited to come out and reunite with former teammates, coaches, and friends. In order to participate or come to the event, participants/spectators must bring a donation of non-perishable food for the Chandler CARE Center. Come out this Saturday and support a great cause.
CURRICULUM NIGHT/HONORS INFO NIGHT
Parent Curriculum Night
Chandler High School invites you to attend our Parent Curriculum Night!
Thursday, January 19, 2017 at the Chandler Center for the Arts. Educators from each department will be in the CCA Foyer from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm to answer questions regarding their courses. General session starts at 6:30 pm in the Main Auditorium.
Honors Information Night
Learn more about our IB, AP and Honors Courses!
Thursday, January 26, 2017 at the Chandler Center for the Arts. Doors open from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm in the CCA Foyer with educators available to answer questions about our advanced programs. General session starts at 6:30 pm in the Main Auditorium.
CHS is hosting a Blood Drive on Tuesday, November 22nd. The goal is to collect 150 units of blood. Please visit room 104 for additional info or visit the table set up at lunch.
FAF$A OPEN LAB NIGHT
Two weeks ago, the CHS Counseling Department and reps from ASU, NAU, GCU, University of Phoenix and Western Governors University helped 45 students and families apply for FAFSA during Open Lab Night. If you were unable to attend CHS’s event, you are welcome to attend another at a site below, on the date that works best for you. Please select one appointment time slot per student at the time/date of your choosing. Sign up here.
November 16, 2016 HHS FAF$A Open Lab Night
November 17, 2016 BHS FAF$A Open Lab Night
FFA POINSETTIA SALE
CAREER CENTER NEWS
Upcoming college visits include:
- Thursday, November 17 8:30 am Santa Fe University of Art and Design
- Monday, November 21 11:35 am (Lunch B) Naval Academy Cadet
- Wednesday, November 22 11:35 am (Lunch B) US Military Academy, West Point Cadet
- Thursday, December 1 12:15 pm Air Force presentation
Chaparral High School is hosting the Selective Colleges Admissions Panel on Monday, November 14th, from 6:30-8:00 p.m., in the auditorium. This panel will be especially helpful for freshmen-juniors in their college planning for a selective school (Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT, Penn, Princeton, Stanford and Yale represented). View the Selective Colleges Panel handout for details and the Chaparral campus map for location.
CHANDLER CARE CENTER
Are you looking for a way to help families in need this holiday season? The Chandler CARE Center’s Thanksgiving Family Assistance Day on Saturday, November 19th is your opportunity! Please join CHS in helping to provide the makings for a Thanksgiving meal to Chandler families in need. CHS will take your donations of turkeys, canned fruits, dry pinto beans, cereal, boxed stuffing, boxed desserts (pudding or Jell-O), canned vegetables, soup, rice, instant mashed potatoes, pasta, mac and cheese, toiletries, hygiene items (shampoo, soap, deodorant, etc.), and paper goods (paper towels, tissue, toilet paper) up to this Wednesday, November 16th. Thank you for your support of the CARE Center and your commitment to helping Chandler families in need, and a special thanks to the following CHS student groups and departments who have pledged their support. Awesome!
- FFA- 100 boxes instant mashed potatoes
- DECA- 100 toiletries (soap)
- HOSA Sports Medicine- 50 boxes of stuffing
- Volleyball- 100 canned vegetables
- IB- 100 boxes cereal
- Softball- 100 paper goods- toilet paper
- Science Dept.- 100 cans of soup
- AV Club- 100 cans of fruit
- English Dept.- 100 boxed desserts
- Office Staff- 100 jars- gravy
- Graphics- 50 boxes mac and cheese
- World Language-100 bottles shampoo/conditioner
- Dance- $500 worth of turkeys
- FCCLA- 50 boxes mac and cheese
- Link Crew- 100 cans green beans
- Math- $ 200 for turkeys
- SPED- 50 boxes of pasta
- Track- 100 boxes of Rice-a-roni
- Admin- 100 bags of pinto beans
SHOP & LOG RECEIPTS TO HELP CHANDLER HIGH SCHOOL EARN $300 – $3,000! Shop at Chandler Fashion Center & The Boulevard Shops between May 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017 to support CHS. You can bring your receipts to the Front Office or Media Center drop boxes. You can also bring receipts to Guest Services, located on the upper level across from Barnes & Noble to earn five points per dollar spent.
TRIPLE POINTS WHEN YOU SHOP EARLY It all begins at 6pm on Thanksgiving Night with great night owl discounts! Shop and log receipts between 6pm to Midnight on Thursday, November 24 to earn Triple Points
SANTA BONUS POINTS Take a photo with Santa and earn 1,000 Points available now! Visit Santa on the lower level in Macy’s Court. Visit shopchandlerfashioncenter.com for details. Log Santa photo receipts by January 31 to earn 1,000 bonus points per photo package purchased.
HOLIDAY GIVING Earn 1,000 points when you support the Salvation Army Angel Trees Adopt an Angel from the Salvation Army Angel Trees located on the lower level in the Sears Court from November 17 through December 21. Get a receipt for your donation and bring to Guest Services by January 31 to receive 1,000 points per angel
SHOP NOW, LOG LATER JANUARY DOUBLE POINTS Bring your holiday receipts to Guest Services in January to receive double points! Receipts may be dated since May 1, 2016Click this link for the current School Cents Flyer