Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Student Announcements: November 15, 2017

There will be a Peer Buddy Lunch Party on Thursday in D122.  Bring your lunch & your peer buddy!  We’ll have games, music & cake!

Come cheer on your class teams at the Powderpuff game today at 6 pm! Tickets are $5 but if you wear your class Powderpuff shirt, tickets will be $3.

COMING SOON - CHS CultureFest - This year’s annual CultureFest event will be held on Friday, December 1st from 6:00pm-8:00pm, so mark your calendars now!  Students and families can participate in a variety of ways -- the first step is just to show up. We also encourage families to share a part of their culture with our community by preparing a dish from their own family traditions or culture. If you are interested in contributing, please use this Google Form to indicate the type of dish you will be preparing. For additional questions or more information about the event, please contact Mr. Schendt. If you have ideas about additional contributions or programming, we would love to hear it! This night is meant to be a reflection of our community and all that we have to offer.

Buy your “Cancer Cannot” wristbands during lunch this week for $1. Look for Cancer Awareness Club members outside of the library. Donations are encouraged and welcome! All proceeds go to the UNC Lineberger Cancer Center.

Attention DECA Members; If  you have signed up for Districts please go to the Library for testing during 2nd and part of 3rd period on Friday, November 17 and November 20. If you have any questions please see Ms. Francis in room D212.

Wednesday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Healthful Living, Math, World Languages - A Lunch

English - B Lunch

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Student Announcements: November 14, 2017

There will be a Peer Buddy Lunch Party on Thursday in D122.  Bring your lunch & your peer buddy!  We’ll have games, music & cake!

Come cheer on your class teams at the Powderpuff game Wednesday November 15 at 6 pm! Tickets are $5 but if you wear your class Powderpuff shirt, tickets will be $3.

Home Basketball tonight vs Apex Friendship.  Varsity Women’s game at 6pm and Varsity Men’s game at 7:30pm. Admission is $6. Student Passes on sale...See Coach Ross. Support the 2017-18 Jaguar Ballers!

The following colleges will visit Carrboro High School during the month of November: Lynn University and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.  Please check the announcement blog or the board outside the CIC for details regarding dates and times of the visits.

Tuesday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Social Studies - A Lunch
Arts, Science - B Lunch

COMING SOON - CHS CultureFest - This year’s annual CultureFest event will be held on Friday, December 1st from 6:00pm-8:00pm, so mark your calendars now!  Students and families can participate in a variety of ways -- the first step is just to show up. We also encourage families to share a part of their culture with our community by preparing a dish from their own family traditions or culture. If you are interested in contributing, please use this Google Form to indicate the type of dish you will be preparing. For additional questions or more information about the event, please contact Mr. Schendt. If you have ideas about additional contributions or programming, we would love to hear it! This night is meant to be a reflection of our community and all that we have to offer.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Student Announcements: November 9, 2017

The Powderpuff game has been POSTPONED to next Wednesday, November 15. Come cheer on your class teams at the Powderpuff game tonight at 6 pm! Tickets are $5 but if you wear your class Powderpuff shirt, tickets will be $3.

We will have our early athletic signing day on Thursday Nov. 9 beginning at 12pm in the Media Center. Destiny Cox (volleyball) , Jadin Dewith (softball) and Jacob Steinert (golf) will announce their college choices. 4th Period Students who wish to attend the signing ceremony will need to get approval from their teachers. Congratulations to Destiny, Jadin and Jacob!

There will be a Peer Buddy Lunch Party next Thursday, November 16 in D122.  Bring your lunch & your peer buddy!  We’ll have games, music & cake!

CHS One-Act Auditions will be held in the Blackbox (C114) Monday, November 6th from 4:00-6:00 and Wednesday, November 8th from 12:20-1:10 and from 4:00-6:00. Callbacks are Thursday, November 9th from 4:00-6:00, and no monologue is required. Auditions are open to all students; wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to read from scripts provided!

COMING SOON - CHS CultureFest - This year’s annual CultureFest event will be held on Friday, December 1st from 6:00pm-8:00pm, so mark your calendars now!  Students and families can participate in a variety of ways -- the first step is just to show up. We also encourage families to share a part of their culture with our community by preparing a dish from their own family traditions or culture. If you are interested in contributing, please use this Google Form to indicate the type of dish you will be preparing. For additional questions or more information about the event, please contact Mr. Schendt. If you have ideas about additional contributions or programming, we would love to hear it! This night is meant to be a reflection of our community and all that we have to offer.

Thursday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Arts, Science - A Lunch

CTE, Social Studies - B Lunch

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Student Announcements: November 8, 2017

Tomorrow is the last day to submit your National Honor Society application. You must be a current Junior or Senior with a weighted GPA of 3.8 and have 60 Service Learning hours. Please note that having those two requirements does not guarantee admission. Download an application here and submit to Ms. Barkdolloni in TLC1 before 4 pm on November 9.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by the end of the day in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

CHS One-Act Auditions will be held in the Blackbox (C114) Monday, November 6th from 4:00-6:00 and Wednesday, November 8th from 12:20-1:10 and from 4:00-6:00. Callbacks are Thursday, November 9th from 4:00-6:00, and no monologue is required. Auditions are open to all students; wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to read from scripts provided!

Come cheer on your class teams at the Powderpuff game this Thursday starting at 6 pm! Tickets are $5 but if you wear your class Powderpuff shirt, tickets will be $3. (Cerda-Smith)

COMING SOON - CHS CultureFest - This year’s annual CultureFest event will be held on Friday, December 1st from 6:00pm-8:00pm, so mark your calendars now!  Students and families can participate in a variety of ways -- the first step is just to show up. We also encourage families to share a part of their culture with our community by preparing a dish from their own family traditions or culture. If you are interested in contributing, please use this Google Form to indicate the type of dish you will be preparing. For additional questions or more information about the event, please contact Mr. Schendt. If you have ideas about additional contributions or programming, we would love to hear it! This night is meant to be a reflection of our community and all that we have to offer.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Student Announcements: November 6, 2017

CHS One-Act Auditions will be held in the Blackbox (C114) Monday, November 6th from 4:00-6:00 and Wednesday, November 8th from 12:20-1:10 and from 4:00-6:00. Callbacks are Thursday, November 9th from 4:00-6:00, and no monologue is required. Auditions are open to all students; wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to read from scripts provided!

This is the last week to complete your National Honor Society application. You must be a current Junior or Senior with a weighted GPA of 3.8 and have 60 Service Learning hours. Please note that having those two requirements does not guarantee admission. Download an application in your email (here) and submit to Ms. Barkdolloni in TLC1 before 4 pm on November 9.

Tenth graders, please remember that you will take Pre ACT on Wednesday, Nov. 8th from 1st period to Lunch. Please be sure to wear layers and bring a pencil and calculator with you to the test. All other students please be aware that the media center and most of upper D will be closed for testing that morning.

Come cheer on your class teams at the Powderpuff game this Thursday starting at 6 pm! Tickets are $5 but if you wear your class Powderpuff shirt, tickets will be $3.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by this Wednesday in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

COMING SOON - CHS CultureFest - This year’s annual CultureFest event will be held on Friday, December 1st from 6:00pm-8:00pm, so mark your calendars now!  Students and families can participate in a variety of ways -- the first step is just to show up. We also encourage families to share a part of their culture with our community by preparing a dish from their own family traditions or culture. If you are interested in contributing, please use this Google Form to indicate the type of dish you will be preparing. For additional questions or more information about the event, please contact Mr. Schendt. If you have ideas about additional contributions or programming, we would love to hear it! This night is meant to be a reflection of our community and all that we have to offer.

Monday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
CTE, English - A Lunch
Math, World Languages - B Lunch

Friday, November 3, 2017

Student Announcements: November 3, 2017

The Media Center will be closed during lunch today.

Learn how to fundraise your way to Nicaragua. Today at lunch in room D224

Pierre Perrin, a former CHS student and current North Carolina School of Science and Math NCSSM student will be hosting a session in the CIC today at lunch to assist CHS students with applying to NCSSM for the upcoming school year.

Tenth graders, please remember that you will take Pre ACT on Wednesday, Nov. 8th from 1st period to Lunch. Please be sure to wear layers and bring a pencil and calculator with you to the test. All other students please be aware that the media center and most of upper D will be closed for testing that morning.

Pie-a-teacher during the pep rally today, the teacher with the most cash in their jar gets a pie in the face. $1 for each vote. Be sure to donate at lunch today.

The Carrboro Jaguars Men and Women Cross Country Teams will showcase their hard work and dedication on Saturday Nov. 4 at the NCHSAA 2A State Championship Meet. The State Meet will be held at the Ivey M. Redmon Park in Kernersville. Go Jags!
Jaguar Volleyball Team will defend its State Title Sat. Nov. 4 at Reynolds Coliseum on the Campus of NC State University at 2:30pm vs West Iredell.  Admission is $9.00.  Jaguars will need your support Saturday! More details on the Athletic webpage.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by November 8th in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

Application for the National Honor Society is now open to all eligible students. You must be a current Junior or Senior with a weighted GPA of 3.8 and have 60 Service Learning hours. Please note that having those two requirements does not guarantee admission. Download an application in your email (here) and submit to Ms. Barkdolloni in TLC1 before 4 pm on November 9.

CHS One-Act Auditions will be held in the Blackbox (C114) Monday, November 6th from 4:00-6:00 and Wednesday, November 8th from 12:20-1:10 and from 4:00-6:00. Callbacks are Thursday, November 9th from 4:00-6:00, and no monologue is required. Auditions are open to all students; wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to read from scripts provided!

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Student Announcements: November 2, 2017

The Media Center will be closed during lunch today for a training.

Pierre Perrin, a former CHS student and current North Carolina School of Science and Math NCSSM student will be hosting a session in the CIC tomorrow  at lunch to assist CHS students with applying to NCSSM for the upcoming school year.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by November 8th in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

Pie-a-teacher during the pep rally this Friday, the teacher with the most cash in their jar gets a pie in the face. $1 for each vote.Be sure to donate today at lunch.

Jaguar Volleyball Team will defend its State Title Sat. Nov. 4 at Reynolds Coliseum on the Campus of NC State University at 2:30pm vs West Iredell.  Admission is $9.00.  Jaguars will need your support Saturday! More details on the Athletic webpage.

C-town shirts are on sale during lunch for $15

Wear your class color tomorrow for spirit week and for the pep rally. Freshmen wear grey, Sophomore wear purple, Juniors wear black, and Seniors wear white or togas. Please follow the dress code.

SkillsUSA is meeting in E115, Ms. Landis’ Room, during B Lunch today. New members are welcome!

CHS One-Act Auditions will be held in the Blackbox (C114) Monday, November 6th from 4:00-6:00 and Wednesday, November 8th from 12:20-1:10 and from 4:00-6:00. Callbacks are Thursday, November 9th from 4:00-6:00, and no monologue is required. Auditions are open to all students; wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to read from scripts provided!

Thursday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Arts, Science - A Lunch

CTE, Social Studies - B Lunch

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Student Announcements: November 1, 2017

Pierre Perrin, a former CHS student and current North Carolina School of Science and Math student will be hosting a session in the CIC on Friday, November 3rd at lunch to assist CHS students with applying to NCSSM for the upcoming school year.

SkillsUSA is meeting in E115, Ms. Landis’ Room, during B Lunch on Thursday. New members are welcome!

Application for the National Honor Society is now open to all eligible students. You must be a current Junior or Senior with a weighted GPA of 3.8 and have 60 Service Learning hours. Please note that having those two requirements does not guarantee admission. Download an application here and submit to Ms. Barkdolloni in TLC1 before 4 pm on November 9.

Wrestling Weight Certification Test will be given on Monday Oct. 30, Tuesday Oct. 31 and Wed. Nov. 1 after school until 4:30pm in the Athletic Training Room. Must have a “Ticket to Play” to take the wrestling weight certification tests.

Tomorrow is Jersday Thursday for spirit week.

C-town shirts are on sale during lunch for $15.

Pie-a-teacher during the pep rally this Friday, the teacher with the most cash in their jar gets a pie in the face. $1 for each vote. Be sure to donate your cash at lunch.

Wednesday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Healthful Living, Math, World Languages - A Lunch
English - B Lunch

Upcoming college visits for Carrboro High School
Wednesday, Nov. 8 2:15 Salem College
Thursday, Nov. 9 10:45 University of Dublin
Thursday, Nov. 16 11:30 Lynn University (FL)

Students may sign up to attend the college representative visit in the white notebook in the CIC.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Student Announcements: October 31, 2017

The Yoga Club will meet today at lunch on the stage in the auditorium 12:25-1:00. Mats provided. Namaste.

C-town shirts are on sale during lunch $15 each.

Tomorrow is Wacky Wednesday!

PTSA Reflections contest, Within Reach is due Next Monday, Nov 6th. All submissions are due to Ms Schrader in E122.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by November 8th in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

National Novel Writing Month takes place in November. This annual nationwide event challenges you to write a novel in one month by setting a goal and setting aside some time every day to work toward it. CHS participants will be eligible for prizes and incentives throughout the month of November. If you’d like to participate, please sign up in the media center.

Volleyball will host Currituck County in the Regional Championship on Tuesday Oct. 31. Admission is $7.00. All CHS students will receive a $5 Chick-Fil-A food coupon with a paid admission.

We will also have a Halloween Costume Contest at the Volleyball Match. No masks or face paint allowed.  Winner will receive a Nike T-shirt and Al’s Burger $20 card, Second Place will get a Nike T-shirt and Rise $10 card and Third Place will receive a Nike T-shirt.

Wrestling Weight Certification Test will be given on Monday Oct. 30, Tuesday Oct. 31 and Wed. Nov. 1 after school until 4:30pm in the Athletic Training Room. Must have a “Ticket to Play” to take the wrestling weight certification tests.

Tuesday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Social Studies - A Lunch
Arts, Science - B Lunch

Upcoming college visits for Carrboro High School
Wednesday, Nov. 1 11:30 Rider University (NJ)
Wednesday, Nov. 8 2:15 Salem College
Thursday, Nov. 9 10:45 University of Dublin
Thursday, Nov. 16 11:30 Lynn University (FL)

Students may sign up to attend the college representative visit in the white notebook in the CIC.

Monday, October 30, 2017

Student Announcements: October 30, 2017

Pierre Perrin, a former CHS student and current North Carolina School of Science and Math NCSSM student will be hosting a session in the CIC on Friday, November 3rd at lunch to assist CHS students with applying to NCSSM for the upcoming school year.

The following colleges will visit Carrboro High School during the week of November 6th:  Salem College and the University of Dublin.  Please check the announcements blog and the CIC sandwich board for detailed information about dates and times of the visits.  

Application for the National Honor Society is now open to all eligible students. You must be a current Junior or Senior with a weighted GPA of 3.8 and have 60 Service Learning hours. Please note that having those two requirements does not guarantee admission. Download an application here and submit to Ms. Barkdolloni in TLC1 before 4 pm on November 9.

C-town shirts are on sale during lunch for $15.


Tomorrow is Terror Tuesday, dress in your favorite Halloween outfit.

The PTSA Reflections contest, Within Reach is due Monday, November 6th to Ms. Schrader in E122.

The Yoga Club will meet tomorrow at lunch 12:25-1:00 on the stage in the auditorium. Mats provided.

Wrestling Weight Certification Test will be given on Monday Oct. 30, Tuesday Oct. 31 and Wed. Nov. 1 after school until 4:30pm in the Athletic Training Room. Must have a “Ticket to Play” to take the wrestling weight certification tests.

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools and Chartwells is partnering with Cornell University and Food Insight to bring a Food Truck to CHS Oct. 31-Nov. 1, the Tar Heel Eats Food Truck.  It will be in outside of the backdoors of the cafeteria.  Come check it out!

Volleyball will host Currituck County in the Regional Championship on Tuesday Oct. 31. Admission is $7.00. All CHS students will receive a $5 food coupon with a paid admission.  Chick-Fil-A, Yea!

We will also have a Halloween Costume Contest at the Volleyball Match. No masks or face paint allowed.  Winner will receive a Nike T-shirt and Al’s Burger $20 card, Second Place will get a Nike T-shirt and Rise $10 card and Third Place will receive a Nike T-shirt. Winners will be announced after the 1st game.

Monday’s Smart Lunch Schedule
CTE, English - A Lunch

Math, World Languages - B Lunch

Friday, October 27, 2017

Student Announcements: October 27, 2017

Lost & Found will be set up in the Commons this week!  Claim it if it’s yours!  Remaining items will be donated this afternoon.

Carrboro High School Theatre presents our fall play, “She Kills Monsters,” today through Saturday, October 28th at 7:30 PM.  Tickets can be purchased at seatyourself.biz/jagtheatre and are $5 for students, $10 for adults, and free for CHCCS Faculty/Staff.  This action-packed dramatic comedy is filled with stage combat and is rated PG-13 for language and mature themes.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by November 8th in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

Come cheer on your class at the Powderpuff game on November 9th at 6 pm! Tickets are $5, but if you buy your class Powderpuff shirt and wear it to the game, admission is $3. All proceeds will be used to fund prom 2019. This event is sponsored by Al's Burger Shack, Zinn Brothers, Jennings and Company, and Rise Donuts.

C-town shirts are on sale at lunch, $15 each.

Sign-up for the dance battle during lunch outside of the media center, performances will be during the pep rally.

Spirit week starts next week, Monday is matching Monday.

Winter Sports Registration will close on October 30. The registration site is located on the CHS Athletic Webpage. All students who wish to tryout for a winter sport must register prior to October 30, have a current physical exam  and a concussion form on file with the Athletic Dept.. Additionally, students must pick up a “Ticket to Play” from Coach Ross during lunch in the Commons  the week of October 23-27.  Students must give the “Ticket” to the Coach in order to try out.  Also, Current Fall athletes must register and pick up a “Ticket”.

Girl’s basketball tryouts are: October 30, 31 and November 1 TBA. If you are still competing when try-outs start, you can try after your season ends. Make sure to see AD Ross in the Commons during lunch this week to pick-up your ticket to play.

Come by the table in the commons to buy T-dance tickets during lunch this week! They are $40 for a couple and $25 for a single. Buy tickets this week because the prices will going up next week.

Wrestling Weight Certification Test will be given on Monday Oct. 30, Tuesday Oct. 31 and Wed. Nov. 1 after school until 4:30pm in the Athletic Training Room. Must have a “Ticket to Play” to take the wrestling weight certification tests.

There will be a mandatory Hope for Houston meeting in D212 during A Lunch.

DECA students who are interested in going to the District competition on Tuesday, November 28 must submit appropriate paperwork and choose event.

Carrboro Volleyball will host Ayden-Grifton on Sat Oct. 28 match time is TBD.  This is the 4th round of the State Playoffs. All students who purchase a ticket will be entered in a drawing for a Nike T-Shirt.  

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Student Announcements: October 26, 2017

Lost & Found will be set up in the Commons this week!  Claim it if it’s yours!  Remaining items will be donated on Friday afternoon.  

Pierre Perrin, a former CHS student and current North Carolina School of Science and Math NCSSM student will be hosting a session in the CIC on Friday, November 3rd at lunch to assist CHS students with applying to NCSSM for the upcoming school year.

11th and 12th graders: Military Recruiters and Institutions of Higher Education may be granted access to secondary school students’ names, addresses, and telephone listings up request. The State Department of Public Instruction will be downloading and making this information accessible to the Military and Higher Education Institutions on Tuesday, October 31.  If you do not want your information supplied, please fill out the attached “Opt Out” form in your email (in English and Spanish) and return it to Betty Wooten in the CIC or drop it off in the Main Office by October 26.  Forms may also be obtained from the CHS website under Students/Career Information Center/Military.

C-town shirts are on sale at lunch, $15 each.
Sign-up for the dance battle during lunch outside of the media center, performances will be during the pep rally.

Carrboro High School Theatre opens our  fall play, “She Kills Monsters,” today through Saturday, October 28th at 7:30 PM.  Tickets can be purchased at seatyourself.biz/jagtheatre and are $5 for students, $10 for adults, and free for CHCCS Faculty/Staff.  This action-packed dramatic comedy is filled with stage combat and is rated PG-13 for language and mature themes.

Carrboro High School’s new literary magazine, Jagged Lines, is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2017 issue. Please submit original short stories, poems, essays, comics, visual art, and photography by November 8th in order to be considered for publication in the magazine. Send all submissions to CHSJaggedLines@gmail.com. Be sure to include the author’s name and grade level with your submission.

Come cheer on your class at the Powderpuff game on November 9th at 6 pm! Tickets are $5, but if you buy your class Powderpuff shirt and wear it to the game, admission is $3. All proceeds will be used to fund prom 2019. This event is sponsored by Al's Burger Shack, Zinn Brothers, Jennings and Company, and Rise Donuts. (Cerda-Smith)
Winter Sports Registration will close on October 30. The registration site is located on the CHS Athletic Webpage. All students who wish to tryout for a winter sport must register prior to October 30, have a current physical exam  and a concussion form on file with the Athletic Dept.. Additionally, students must pick up a “Ticket to Play” from Coach Ross during lunch in the Commons  the week of October 23-27.  Students must give the “Ticket” to the Coach in order to try out.  Also, Current Fall athletes must register and pick up a “Ticket”.

Mandatory DECA meeting in D212 during A Lunch for all members.

Come by the table in the commons to buy T-dance tickets during lunch this week! They are $40 for a couple and $25 for a single. Buy tickets this week because the prices will going up next week.

Today’s Smart Lunch Schedule
Arts, Science - A Lunch
CTE, Social Studies - B Lunch