Friday, March 2, 2018

Student Announcements: March 2, 2018

If you are interested in Graphics; Photography; Web Design; Animation; Game Design; Video, or Audio Production and are creative or interested in pursuing a career in the expanding field of technology, then consider taking a CHS Adobe Academy course. These courses are part of CHS's Career Technical Education (CTE) elective course offerings, and provide opportunities to build valuable skills in the areas of creative communication using Adobe software.

All Adobe courses are available with honors credit options and provide opportunities for students to become ACA Certified in globally recognized Adobe software programs. Professional skills are further enhanced through participation in CHS's chapter of SkillsUSA.

For more information about Adobe Academy courses and participation in SkillsUSA, please see Ms. Landis, in E115.

Ukulele Club meets during A Lunch in Ms. Landis' Room, E115.

Game Design Club meets during B Lunch in Ms. Landis' Room, E115.

The Epsilon Gamma Chapter of Sigma Pi Phi, is sponsoring a writing competition for male African American students in grades 9-11.  The purpose of the competition is to encourage writing and communication skills among African American males.  The first-place winner will receive $750.00, Second Place: $500 and Third Place: $300.  Please get your application from the Main Office.

Attention, Juniors and seniors who attended the Durham Tech CCP Information Session in January:   If you are interested in summer or fall classes at Durham Tech, the deadline to apply is March 15th.  See Dr. Wooten in the CIC for an application packet, and email Adria Kinney at for further instructions.

Adria Kinney

College Liaison, Orange County

Durham Technical Community College


Phone: 919-943-0509

Are you interested in taking a Theatre, Technical Theatre, or Film and Theatre Around the World course?  Speak with Ms. Stegall about which class would be the right fit for you.

The Yearbook staff is attempting to include Senior Connections.  All seniors, please complete the survey in the announcements by end of the today, Friday, March 2nd, in order for a Connections page to be completed. We need 70% participation to include this.

Club presidents, please meet with your club by Friday, March 9th, to obtain a club photo and submit it on the form located in the announcements.  

Are you ready for PROM?  Cinderella's Closet offers free gowns, shoes and jewelry to juniors and seniors that might not otherwise be able to afford to attend prom.  Please see Ms. Crider in the guidance office for an application.  Applications are due March 9th.

What? No summer plans? NEXT THURSDAY is the deadline for signing up to go on our trip to Nicaragua. See Mr. Klakovich, room D214

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