Cabot High School

Graduation happens here!

Do you have questions or concerns?

Please call the school office with any questions or concerns, 843-3562. Our faculty and administration would love to hear from you.

Upcoming CHS Events

April 11- Special Olympics at Panther Stadium

April 11- Soccer vs Bryant @ Home 4:00

April 11- Baseball vs Sylvan Hills @ Home

April 11- Softball vs Beebe @ Home

April 12-13- ACT Aspire testing 10th grade

April 12- Track @ Beebe Relays 3:30

April 12- Soccer vs LR Christian @ Home

April 12-13- Juniors and Seniors Excused for College Visits

April 13- Softball vs Sylvan Hills Away

April 14- Baseball vs Jonesboro @ Home

April 14- Softball vs Jonesboro @ Home

April 15- Track @ Lake Hamilton Relays @ Hot Springs HS 3:30

April 15- Soccer vs Jonesboro Away

April 15- Baseball vs Searcy Away

April 16- Senior Miss Cabot 7:00

April 17-19- Journalism to Hot Springs Arkansas Scholastic Press Association Conference

May 17- Sophomore/Junior Celebration of Excellence

April 18- Honor Graduate Luncheon

April 23- CHS Prom

April 23- Tryouts for CPS Talent Show 1-4 pm at FA

April 28- Yearbook distribution

April 28- RECEPTION & NAHS INDUCTION 6:30-8:00 pm

April 28 -29- CHS Art Show open to the Public 8:00am-3:00 pm

April 30- Co-Ed Kickball Tournament

May 6- Current juniors (Graduating Class of 2017) meets with Lifetouch about senior pictures

May 7- CPS Talent Show 6 pm $5 Admission

May 12- Senior Celebration of Excellence

May 19- Life Impact Diploma Presentations

May 20- Graduation

May 24 and 25- 2:00 District Dismissal

May 25- Last Day of School

June 1-28- Secondary Summer School

June 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 - Senior pictures in the cafeteria

June 20-21- ASPA Newspaper Camp at Pulaski Tech

July 25-27- Josten's Yearbook Camp at TBD

August 8, 9, 10, 11- Senior picture make up days

ACT Aspire, Sophomores Only!

The Sophomores will take the ACT Aspire Tests on April 12th and 13th. The students will be involved in testing from 8:00 - 12:00 both mornings. Students are encouraged to bring a snack to eat during their break. Students will not have access to their cell phones during the testing period.

College Visit Days, Juniors & Seniors Only!

Juniors and Seniors will be excused on April 12th and 13th for college visit days. All Juniors and Seniors will be allowed excused absences on both days to visit colleges, technical schools, and career centers. This is a great time for Juniors to explore their plans for the future and for Seniors to finalize their plans for next year!

Panther Writing Lab

Tuesday, April 12th, 3:30pm

CHS Lab 2407

What: An opportunity for extra help on writing assignments, including help planning and editing.

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 4:30

Where: Computer Lab 2407

Students must come to the lab with an assignment they need help with, not just a skill.

Agriculture Completers

Attention Seniors, if you believe that you are a completer in any Agriculture Pathway please stop by room AG 137 to see Mrs. Williams to make sure your name is on the list.

FACS Completers

There is a preliminary list of Family and Consumer Science Completers posted outside of Mrs. Vance's room in Champs Hall. Please check the list as soon as possible. If your name's not on the list, and you feel it should be, please see Mrs. Vance no later than this Friday, April, 8th.

Business Completers

Seniors - If you think you will be a completer in a Business Technology Pathway stop by CHAMPS Hall and check the list posted outside of Room 113. If you have questions, see the pathway teacher, either Mrs. Davis, Mrs. Lovellette, or Mrs. Wade.

CTE Completer

If you are a senior who is not currently enrolled in a Career Tech class but feel you have taken the proper coursework to be considered a CTE Completer, please see a teacher in your pathway by Friday, April 15th, to make sure your name is on the list to receive a certificate and possibly a cord.

Sports Medicine Completers

There is a preliminary list of Sports Medicine Completers posted outside of Mrs. Whittaker's room in Champs Hall. Please check the list as soon as possible. If your name's not on the list, and you feel it should be, please see Mrs. Whittaker no later than this Monday, April 11th

Secondary Summer School 2016 Cabot School District (Deadline to register is June 1, 2016)


Dates: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 – Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Location: ACE (Academic Center of Excellence)–formerly FUNTASICS (Hwy 321) #21 Funtastics Drive

Credit Recovery Cost

Math 7, 8 $150 per 7th or 8th course

English 7, 8

Advanced Topics in Math $150 per 9th-12th semester course (Maximum of 2)

Algebra I, II

Geometry

English 9, 10, 11, 12

Other Courses

Health $50

P.E. $50 (PE Registration Packets are at the Counseling Centers)

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Summer School Hours: M-Th 8:00 – 2:30 (Lunch break – 11:00 – 11:30)

Friday 8:00 – 11:00

Attendance: Students must attend all day until they finish. Students may finish before June 28th!!

Lunch: Lunch is NOT provided. Students may bring a lunch or leave campus during the 30 minute lunch break.

Cell Phones: May not be used during class time and must be silent.

Transportation: NOT provided

Curriculum: APEX online learning. Work at your own pace. In addition to coming to class, students are expected to work at home and must have access to the internet.

Grading: 0-59% F, 60-69% D, 70-79% C, 80-89% B and 90-100% A

Food/Drinks: Not permitted

Absences: Not recommended. There are only 20 days of Summer School!!

Registration Information

Registration forms and information sheets are available in the Counseling Centers of both Jr. Highs, the Freshman Academy, ACE, and the High School. Students taking Credit Recovery courses or Health must complete a traditional Summer School Registration Form. There is a separate Registration Packet for PE. Complete a registration form and submit it to your student’s Counseling Center along with payment. Checks should be made payable to Cabot Public Schools.

The Summer School Principal is Randy Granderson, 743-3520 at ACE.

Email randy.granderson@cps.k12.ar.us

All student policies in the Secondary Student Handbook shall apply. (Dress code, cell phones, etc)

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Seniors: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now availavle for seniors planning to attend a college, university or technical school. Applications are available at www.fafsa.gov. The FAFSA must be completed in order to be considered for the AR Academic Challenge Scholarship, aka the Lottery Scholarship.

Medallions

Seniors - IMPORTANT - The list of Seniors receiving Medallions for graduation is listed on the board in front of the office. Please go by ASAP and check the list. If you have any questions or concerns, please go to the counseling center.

Spring Spirit Week Dress Up days (April 18-22)

Monday- Class Color Day (Seniors-Purple, Juniors-Blue, Sophomores-Green)

Tuesday-Nerd Day

Wednesday- Character Day

Thursday: Grandparent's Day (Dress as Grandparents- Do not bring your grandparents to school)

Friday- USA Day

Cabot Bands To Host AR 10 Mile Classic


The 2nd annual Arkansas 10 Mile Classic is sponsored by the Cabot Bands and all proceeds will benefit the band program.

When: Saturday, April 16th – 5:00 p.m.
Where: Murray Park – 5900 Rebsamen Park Road, Little Rock, 72201

You can register online atwww.runsignup.com

If you’d prefer a paper entry form, click HERE.

Race Day Information:

  • Race day registration will be from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

  • Age group awards

  • Finisher’s medal

  • Certified Course

  • Chip-timing provided by Mac’s Race Timing Service

  • Early packet pick-up will be at Go! Running (1819 N. Grant St. Little Rock) on Friday, April 15th from 12:00-6:00 p.m.

  • Packet pick-up on race day will be from 3:00-4:30 p.m. at Murray Park

Race Fees:

Adults (18 and over) - $25 ($28 after March 20, 2016)
Kids (under 18) - $20 ($23 after March 20, 2016)
Virtual Runner - $25

If you would like to help sponsor the event, click HERE. All sponsors, whether a business, family, or individual, will be listed on the back of the race t-shirt and will be announced at the Awards Presentation following the race. All sponsorships must be turned in by April 1st in order to appear on the race shirt.

There are also several ways you can help or volunteer for the event. Click HERE for a list.

For more information about this event, please contact Susan Ford at 870-540-7616 orsusan.ford@cps.k12.ar.us

We are proud of our Seniors!

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Attendance

Please be aware of your child's attendance. Students can not miss more than 7 unexcused days during this semester without losing credit for his/her classes. To review the attendance policy, click on the link below and scroll to page 17. Please remember that a student's grades and attendance can be reviewed at any time by logging on to the Home Access Center (HAC).


CPS Student Handbook, Compulsory Attendance, Page 17

Learn about World War I in the CHS Media Center

Stop by the CHS Media Center to see an exhibit from the Arkansas History Commission about World War I.
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Spring Spirit Week Flowers

Spring Spirit Week is right around the corner and so is Prom 2016! For three days you can pre-order live flowers to be sent to a friend or to that someone special for only $3.00. Tuesday,Wednesday and Thursday of this week only you can pre-order carnations that will be delivered on Friday, April 22nd during first and second period. This is a great way to kick off Prom weekend, so order your fresh carnations for $3.00 each in the lunchroom during both lunches.

CHS Art Show

WHERE: CHS Fine Arts Black Box

RECEPTION & NAHS INDUCTION: Thursday, April 28, 2016 6:30-8:00 pm

OPEN TO PUBLIC: April 28 -29, 8:00am-3:00pm

CHS TALENT SHOW all new!!

ANY AGE Cabot Schools student will be able to audition and be in the show!!

Auditions will be held 1-4 pm Sat 4/23 at the FA.

Show held SAT 5/7 6 pm Admission $5

Proceeds as always go to scholarships.

Dr. Thurman and Jane Balgavy will be MCs

Entry forms can be downloaded from the school website but must be turned in to Dr. Marshall in person by noon Thursday 4/14.

Cabot Public School Students who wish to enter the contest can click on the link below.

Cabot LIVE!, Talent Show


Reading Skills Training

UCA is offering online reading skills and speed reading programs this summer for 4-Year-Olds through seniors. For more information or to register call 1-800-964-9974

Dress Code

As the weather gets warmer, schools tend to have more infractions of dress code. Please review the dress code in the CPS Student Handbook on page 32.


CPS Student Handbook, Student Dress and Grooming, Page 32

CHS Earns Jostens National Yearbook Design Recognition

CHS yearbook featured in 2015 Jostens Look Book

CHS' yearbook, (name of yearbook), has been recognized for excellence and featured in the 2016 Jostens Look Book, celebrating the best-of-the-best in yearbook design and coverage. The Jostens Look Book is a collection of spreads and photos from outstanding yearbooks and their creative themes, cool covers, dazzling designs, relevant coverage, storytelling copy and action-packed photography. Along with design excellence, the annually published Look Book honors the important role well-crafted yearbooks play in helping schools chronicle the experiences, stories and achievements most relevant to students and that academic year.

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Parking Passes

Parking passes are only sold at the ROTC building before/after school and at lunch.

Arkansas Lottery Scholarship Application, Seniors Only!

The Arkansas Lottery Scholarship Application is available now. A student must have a 19 on his/her ACT in order to apply for the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery. Students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and parents must have completed and submitted their 2015 taxes in order to complete the Arkansas Lottery Application. Click on the link below to learn more. Students must create an account first. They should not use their school email address in creating an account for the Arkansas Lottery Scholarship.

2016-2017 CHS Dance Team

Seniors

Brooke Ashworth Emily Smith

Faith Ball Meagan Wallace

Samantha Ball Savannah Wiggins

Calista Farinelli

Kaylei Gabriel

Sophomores

Maurie Gangluff Ashleigh Dickerson

Ashlee Hankins Emily Evans

Emily Harness Hannah Jones

Carley Jones Payton King

Haley Morris Tyler Marshall

Emily Pichon Pamela Powell

Ashley Reider Jayden Shelton

Amber Thomas Carly Woods

Ambrynne Ward

Skyler Ward

Manager

Braylin Powers

Juniors

MacKenzie Clem

Allison Smart

Shayne Clem

Ashley Sims

Coaches

Leslie Doss

Sarah Hillenburg

Online Payment Store

Did you know that Cabot Public Schools is now providing an easy to use solution for online payments. It's called RevTrak , and the new web store allows you to make payments online for high school clubs, activity fees and more? This new and convenient options saves time, reduces trips to the school office, and eliminates the need to send cash or check with your students. All it takes is a few clicks. To learn more about RevTrak click on the website below.


http://www.cabotschools.org/schools/cabot-high-school/chs-online-payment-store

Free Tutoring on Wednesdays and Thursdays

Wednesday, April 13th, 4pm

909 West Main Street

Cabot, AR

AP Academy students will tutor individuals in need os assistance in the teen area of the Cabot Public Library from 4:00-5:00, any grade any subject.

Need Math Help? Free Tutoring is available

When? Tuesdays

Where? ACE North

Times: 4:00-6:00


Also, there is a Math tutor lab in the Math wing during both lunches. See Mrs. Crow with questions.

Principal and Counselor Assignments by student last name:

Principals:

A-D Brad Tarvin

E-J Nicole Gatewood

K-Q Charlie Donham

R-Z Alana Graham

Principal- Henry Hawkins

Dean of Students- Ronnie Tollett


Counselors:

A-C Barbara Miller

D-Holi Janet Walters

Holl-Morri Julie Wilson

Morro-Slu Jayne Snyder

Smart-Z Kim Gibson

Need to Contact Us?

If you would like to email one of our fabulous faculty members like Mrs. Kester, all you will need to know is their first and last name and add @cps.k12.ar.us. For example, Mrs. Kester's email is twyla.kester@cps.k12.ar.us