Week 4: Chaparral's Good News!

May 11-15

Chaparral's Weekly Updates

Hello Cougars,


Week 4 has now wrapped up, and we're celebrating several students who have earned distinguished recognition in 6th, 7th, or 8th grade. Chaparral's OUTSTANDING students are mentioned in our linked videos (below), and they will each be receiving their awards next week! Congratulations to all of you!


The upcoming week is full of many important dates. Be aware of the following:

  • Textbooks are to be returned May 18-21 (Monday-Thursday); our librarian has sent out emails to all students and parents about issued books per student
  • 7th Grade PE Lockers - May 22 (Friday); monitor student email accounts for updates later this weekend
  • 6th Grade PE Lockers - June 2020 - TBA
  • Instruction ends by May 22 (Friday)



Students, be sure to review this entire newsletter to see these topics below:

  • Cougar Highlights - STUDENT AWARDS and this week's STAR STUDENTS!
  • Counseling Corner - Our SSRAs offering ways for students to connect with them
  • Cougar PAWs - Recognizing the amazing work of your teachers; staff nominations
  • Email Notifications - Check your emails for notifications about your PE Lockers and other dates to return or pick up items

SUPER STAR STUDENTS

Congratulations to each of our students recognized by their teachers for GRADE-LEVEL AWARDS for the 2019-2020 school year! Watch the videos linked below to see this year's outstanding students:


  • 6th Grade Awards - Click here
  • 7th Grade Awards - Click here
  • 8th Grade Awards - Click here

SCIENCE SUPER STARS

Chloe Chow - Watch her awesome "Delicious Chemistry" on TikTok where she shows you how to make boba!


Shout-outs for their delicious chemistry entries, recognizing these 8th graders:
  • L’Mio Edwards
  • Reed Bevans
  • Violet Kieta
  • Natalie Bedolla

Some S’mores chemistry superstars:
  • Rishabh Jain
  • Jake Mestas
  • Arvin Wu
  • Matthew Leon
  • Eric Morales
21-Day Challenge

Check out the counselors' newsletter!

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Need Emotional Support?

Your SSRAs are available to check-in with students needing help during these times.

Cougar PAWs

Thank You(s) to our Cougar Family

  • Ms. Avenetti, Mr. Desai, Mrs. Prudhomme, and Ms. Rote - For their volunteer efforts to assist 8th-grade students (who still needed to empty out their PE Lockers) on May 15th.
  • Mr. Miller - For his ongoing work-on 7th-grade camps and the Catalina paperwork.
  • Mr. Patterson - For his dedication to 6th-grade camp and the Arrowhead paperwork.
  • Mr. Romero - Our wonderful lead custodian who supports his team and takes pride in a job well done!
  • Mrs. Winters - Our amazing attendance clerk who quickly takes care of any task assigned to her for our school!
  • Mr. York - Producing our entire virtual awards for all grade levels and our 8th-grade promotion videos!
Cougar Notifications

Principal's monthly newsletter linked here. (NOTE: It was emailed to parents earlier this week.)

Email Updates

  • Check your school email accounts daily!
  • SCROLL down past images to see all details for TEXTBOOK returns!

6th Grade Textbook Returns on MAY 18th (MONDAY)

6th Grade Textbook Returns on MAY 18th (MONDAY)

7th Grade Textbook Returns on MAY 19th (TUESDAY)

7th Grade Textbook Returns on MAY 19th (TUESDAY)

8th Grade Textbook Returns on MAY 20th (WEDNESDAY) or MAY 21st (THURSDAY)

8th Grade Textbook Returns on MAY 20 or MAY 21

IMPORTANT DATES: Click on date(s)!

  • May 18th - 6th Grade ONLY - Collection of Textbooks, Library Books, and Yearbook distribution. Please plan on attending this activity. No scheduled make-up day.
  • May 19th - 7th Grade ONLY - Collection of Textbooks, Library Books, and Yearbook distribution. Please plan on attending this activity. No scheduled make-up day.
  • May 20th - 8th Grade (ONLY Advocacy classes for Avenetti, Barrera, Chung, Desai, Flannigan, Garcia, Gibbons, Harb, and Haro) - Collection of Textbooks, Chromebooks, Library Books, and Yearbook distribution. Please plan on attending this activity. No scheduled make-up day.
  • May 21st - 8th Grade (ONLY Advocacy classes for Hernandez, Macias, Miles, Pak, Schroerlucke, Tronske, Troudy, Weeks, and York) - Collection of Textbooks, Chromebooks, Library Books, and Yearbook distribution. Please plan on attending this activity. No scheduled make-up day.
  • May 22nd - PE Lockers (7th graders only) by email notification of a new SIGN-UP Form, and later an email confirmation. The appointment TIME will be confirmed for you by the Assistant Principal with the support of your PE teachers. SEVENTH GRADERS, be sure to check your student email accounts DAILY!
  • June 2020 - Subject to Change(s) - PE Lockers (6th graders only) by email notification of a new SIGN-UP Form, and later an email confirmation. The appointment TIME will be confirmed for you by the Assistant Principal with the support of your PE teachers. SIXTH GRADERS, be sure to check your student email accounts DAILY!
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