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School of Champions

TRACK STATE CHAMPIONS

Congratulations to CHS’s State Champion Track Teams! The girls won their 14th state championship, and the boys won their 9th state title this weekend. Kudos to the following on 1st place finishes: Trinity Henderson (100, 200, and 400 meters), Tara Sommerville (4 x 100), Eryn Garrett (4 x 100), Imani Sells (4 x 100), Kylee Kragrud (4 x 100), Sheena Cumberbatch (triple jump), Tyson Tippett (4 x 100), Eli Sanders (4 x 100), Jamere Haskell (4 x 100), Anderya Nsubuga (4 x 100), Amare Elmore (discus), and Jamere Haskell (triple jump). Congratulations also go out to head coaches Eric Richardson and Matt Lincoln and their staffs for building and continuing the Chandler Track dynasty!

Track State Champs
Track State Champs

PRINCIPAL’S ACADEMIC HONOR CELEBRATION

Last Thursday during all lunches, CHS celebrated the over 700 students who earned a 3.5+ cumulative GPA while challenging themselves with honors, AP, and IB courses. In addition to music, balloons, banners, and polar pops, the students received State Forty Eight Honors Scholar t-shirts. Nice work, Wolves!

2020 YEARBOOK AWARD

Chandler High School’s 2020 yearbook, PERSPECTIVES, was nationally and internationally recognized in Jostens 2021 Look Book! Chandler’s El Lobo was one of only 460 yearbooks selected from over one thousand yearbooks submitted. The 2021 panel of judges, comprised of nationally recognized scholastic journalism professionals and award-winning yearbook advisers, selected the best examples of yearbook spreads and covers to make up the 304-page Look Book 2021. Congratulations to the 2020 Yearbook Staff and Mr. Mark Hinton, Yearbook Teacher, for creating PERSPECTIVES, recognized as one of the best-of-the-best in yearbook design and campus-wide inclusivity.

WRESTLER WINS REGIONAL TOURNEY

Dalton Loyden (10th grade) won the Western Regional Tournament in Utah in the 160 pound division. Congratulations, Dalton!

ORCHESTRA “SENIOR” CONCERT

Chandler’s orchestras celebrated their members from the Class of 2021 during last week’s Orchestra “Senior” Concert. The Symphonic and Chamber Orchestras played music from Coldplay, Brahms, and Bach, among others. Ms. Danelle Kennedy conducts the orchestras. Congratulations on a job well done!

BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE DANCE CONCERT

CHS Intermediate and Beginning Dance classes showed off their skills during two great “May Day” concerts last week. The concerts included 16 dances choreographed by students and their teachers, Mrs. White and Ms. Hurtado. The concert was a great way to end the year!

BAND CONCERT

The Wolfpack Pride Bands were able to perform their spring concert last week in the CHS courtyard. While it was very warm, the bands did an excellent job. The concert included two jazz bands, two concert bands, and a duet performed by two seniors, Katarina Fenner and Jose Castro. The concert also featured an original composition for concert band by Senior Jose Castro. Well done, bands!

Band Concert

SENIOR CELEBRATION THIS FRIDAY

Student Council is pleased to host the Senior Celebration this Friday May 21st. The car parade begins at 6 pm starting at the parent drop off lane west of the CCA. Don’t miss the first ever Senior Sunset ceremony, followed by other activities. Watch High School Musical 3 on the big screen, and play outdoor games like the 2-story fun house and giant maze. Play video games with the Game Truck, or try to beat the high score at Dance Dance Revolution or four way Pac Man. Tickets are on sale for $15 during lunch D all week in the courtyard. Tickets include the senior t-shirt. Tickets will be $20 at the door. See Mr. Gray in room 303 for questions or email at: gray.michael@cusd80.com. This is a senior only event.

Updated GRADUATION CEREMONY INFORMATION

The District Office has informed us that we can now invite SIX guests/senior to attend the graduation ceremony. SIX latex free wrist bands will be issued to seniors to distribute to their guests. The latex free wrist bands MUST be worn to obtain access to the Austin Field bleachers and will be strictly enforced.


Keep watching our CHS Web site for more information.

GRADUATION INFORMATION

SENIOR CLASS MEETING – April 26th

CHS and COA seniors, if you were unable to attend the Senior Class Meeting, you can watch the pre-recorded video that includes important graduation information from Mr. Chandler regarding dates, times and other details you need to know leading up to graduation below.


PATHWAY TO GRADUATION – Important dates to remember can be found at this link: Pathway to Graduation


GRADUATION ANNOUNCEMENTS are available in the bookstore.

For ongoing graduation updates, please visit this link: CHS Graduation Information

2021 Graduation Information

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE

Seniors will complete final exams on Thursday, May 20th and Friday, May 21st in their regularly scheduled classes.


Juniors, sophomores, and freshmen will follow this schedule: Monday, May 24th and Tuesday, May 25th are review days. Follow the regular bell schedule for both days. 0 hour teachers will test on Thursday; students must be in class both days.

Final Exam Schedule\

SUMMER SCHOOL

Students, are you interested in taking a free Summer School course for credit recovery? See your counselor today for details about the options available this summer.

SPARK FOR GERMAN

ASU and Chandler High School are excited to announce SPARK labs this fall. Check out the info below:

Spark for German

SUMMER MEAL CURBSIDE SERVICE

This summer, Universal FREE curbside meals will continue at four sites: Chandler High School, Perry High School, Hamilton High School, and Casteel High School; 7:30-9:30am and 4:30-5:30pm, Mondays (exceptions due to holidays). The Pre-Order link for curbside is located here.

Curbside Meal Schedule

STATE FORTY EIGHT CHANDLER HIGH T-SHIRT

State Forty Eight, a company founded by CHS grads, has created a Chandler High t-shirt with $5 per purchase being donated back to the school. Shirts are available on their website.

MEDIA CENTER MATERIALS

Parents, please have your student(s) return any library books they have checked out, other than Lit books currently being used in classes, to the JSU/Media Center as soon as possible.

Library books, laptops, charging cords, and hotspots that are not being used for COA classes can all be returned to the JSU.

VOLLEYBALL SUMMER CAMPS

Volleyball Camp

MODAZZ AUDITIONS

Modazz

may CALENDAR

May Calendar

SENIOR EXIT SURVEY

CHS Seniors, it’s time to complete the Senior Exit Survey and help us collect valuable information about your experience at Chandler High, plans for the future, awards and scholarships earned, and more. It only takes 3 minutes to complete. Please use the link below or click on the QR Code. If you have questions, please see Ms. Milczarek in the College and Career Center.


Senior Exit Survey

“WE ARE IB”

Check out this great video promoting CHS’s International Baccalaureate (IB) program.
IB Program

Transcripts

Seniors:


What college or university will you be attending?

All Final Transcripts will be sent electronically through Parchment. To guarantee your final transcript will be sent to the college of your choice, you must set up your account and place your transcript “On Hold for the Next Grading Period”. For information on how to sign up see Ms. Milczarek in the Career Center or Mrs. Graffeo or Mrs. Ferguson in the Registrar’s office. After graduation you will be charged $8.50 per transcript.


Graduation: May 27th. 8pm on Austin field. If you are not planning to walk with the class of 2021 you must let Mrs. Graffeo or Mrs. Ferguson in the Registrar’s office know as soon as possible.

INCOMING STUDENT AND FAMILY TOURS

Call 480-812-7970 to schedule a small group tour of Arizona’s “Most Beautiful Public High School”, per Architectural Digest, and learn about the great programs CHS has to offer.


CHS is Arizona’s only nine-time A+ School of Excellence for a reason! Come check us out!


· 105 International Baccalaureate (IB), Advanced Placement (AP) and Honors courses available

-Award-winning Fine Arts and CTE Programs

-AVID College Prep Elective at every grade level

-Numerous Athletic Team and Individual State Championships

-Award winning AFJROTC program

-Over 80 clubs and extra-curricular activities

-“Most Diverse Public High School in AZ” (Niche.com)

CHS

PAY YOUR FEES AND FINES ONLINE

Students/Parents can go on the parent portal and pay fees and fines at this time. Need help? Check out the instructions attached below.

Chandler Care Center May Calendars