Cardinal Chronicles

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September 15, 2021

From the Principal

Dear Cardinal Family,


Great things are happening on our campus and in our community. Please take a moment to read through the chronicle, peruse our Facebook page, Twitter account, or Instagram account and see all the great things taking place.


Remember, we are committed to creating an environment where students and teachers alike can: LEARN WITH PASSION, ACT WITH COURAGE, AND CHANGE THE WORLD! #EverUpwardCardinals


All the BEST,

Mich Etzel

Twitter: @ColumbusHS1894

Instagram: @columbushs1894

Facebook: @columbushscardinals

Upcoming Events / Reminders

9/15: VB vs. Palacios 5/5/6 p.m.

9/16: CHS College Fair 9-11 a.m.

9/16: Balfour Junior Class Ring Order Day

9/16: JR/SR bonfire meeting with Etzel in the cafeteria @ 3:45 p.m.

9/16: FR & JV FB @ Edna 5/6:30 p.m.

9/17: Lifetouch Picture Day (during English class in the auditorium)

9/17: Cardinal Dress Up Day - Camo: wear your best camouflage outfit

9/17: Varsity VB vs. Edna 4:30/5:30/5:30 p.m.

9/17: Varsity FB vs. Edna 7:30 p.m.

9/18: Cross Country @ Shiner

9/20: Columbus FFA meeting @ 7 p.m. in the AgPavillion

9/21: VB @ Yoakum 5/5/6 p.m.

9/22: Homecoming Parade and Bonfire 6:30 p.m.

9/24: Cross Country @ Giddings

9/23: FR & JV FB @ Smithville 5/6:30 p.m.

9/24: Cardinal Dress Up Day - Spirit Wear: Go CARDS!

Homecoming Week Spirit Dress Up Days

Monday, 9/20: College Jersey

Tuesday, 9/21: USA

Wednesday, 9/22: Pajama

Thursday, 9/23: Neon

Friday, 9/24: Throwback (wear RED and something from the past)

9/24: The First Six Weeks ENDS

9/24: Pfizer Vaccines in the CISD board room 9-11 a.m.

9/24: VB vs Hallettsville 4:30/5:30/5:30 p.m.

9/24: Varsity FB vs Smithville 7:30 p.m. (HOMECOMING)

9/27: Second Six Weeks BEGINS

9/27: CHS CTE Parent Night 5:30-7 p.m.

9/28: VB vs. Tidehaven 5/5/6 p.m. (district opener)

9/29: Report Cards are mailed home

9/30: FR & JV FB OPEN

10/1: VB @ Industrial 4:30/5:30/5:30 p.m.

10/1: FB is OPEN

10/2: SAT administered at CHS (late registration is by 9/21/21)

10/2: Cross Country @ Shiner

Important Information

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We've Got Spirit Yes We Do!!

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2021-2022 Bell Schedules

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Cardinal Athletics

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Cardinal Fall Sports Schedules

Cardinal Kudos!

  • Congratulations to our Freshman and JV volleyball teams for being tournament CHAMPIONS. Way to Go!!
  • Congratulations to the members of the CHS Academic Rodeo team for bringing home FIRST Place at the Colorado County Fair Academic Rodeo!
  • CHS culinary students participated in the Colorado County Fair and came away with ribbons. Left to right (see photo below): Zoe Pore 2 blue ribbons and 1 red; Heaven Jackson Grand Champion - Baked confections, blue ribbon in canned goods; Roman White - Grand Champion and Reserve Champion in Canned Goods; Jalin Martinez - Reserve Champion in Baked Confections. Not shown Sheidy Ruiz - Blue Ribbon in baked confections. WAY TO GO CARDS!
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Next Cardinal Chronicles......

  • It will be published on 10/3/21...so be on the lookout!