by Michelle Orr
Thursday 10/23: A Day-Tutorial
Friday 10/24: B Day-Homecoming Dance
Monday 10/27: All Classes 1-8
Tuesday 10/28: A Day
Wednesday 10/29: B Day
Thursday & Friday 10/30-31: CONFERENCES-No School for students-See schedule below!
IT’S HOMECOMING WEEK! Show your spirit by dressing up!
Thursday-Green & Gold; Friday-Formal
Attention all IB Juniors and Seniors: The deadline for IB Exam Registration is just TWO WEEKS AWAY on Tuesday, 11/4. It’s time to get those forms in, so don’t delay! Forms are available in the the IB Office (230), the SSC and online at the Cleveland website. Please email IB Coordinator Jennifer Wiandt at email@example.com or drop by the IB office with your questions.
Don’t miss your chance to see the “titanically funny” Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, presented by the theater department, this Thursday at 4 and 7 pm. Get there early–performances sold out last weekend!
Military Opt out Information: The No Child Left Behind Act requires school districts to provide the name and address of all junior and senior students to military recruiters, unless the parent or student informs the school district that they do not want that information provided to the military recruiters. Students can make their own decision that they do not want their name and address provided to military recruiters. If you are a junior or senior and do not want your name and address released to the military, please inform the school office no later than Tuesday, 10/28.
Breast Cancer Awareness Coin Drive: Through 10/24, in honor of Breast Cancer awareness month, a coin drive competition between the upperclassmen, the underclassmen and the staff will be going on in the main office. Put coins in your class’s bucket to gain points and put dollars in other class’s buckets to negate their points. The winner will be announced at the football game on 10/24.
COLLEGE VISITS THIS WEEK IN THE CCC:
Thursday, 10/23, 9:15am: Carroll College (Montana)
Thursday, 10/23, 12:15pm: Sterling College (Vermont)
Thursday, 10/23, 1:15pm: Bard College
Thursday, 10/23, 2:30pm: University of Redlands
Friday, 10/24, 10am: Scripps College
Friday, 10/24, 12:15pm: Knox College
Friday, 10/24, 2pm: Clark University
**Juniors and seniors, sign up on Naviance to attend a college visit and print your confirmation page as your pass to leave class. All visits are in the CCC unless otherwise noted.
The CCC is offering editing and revision help to seniors working on application essays, common app essays, and scholarship essays:
*Include your name and essay prompt with your draft
*Deliver a typed copy to the CCC by 1 pm on Tuesdays for same day editing
*Return during tutorial (2:15-3:30) for conferencing with a CCC volunteer
*If tutorial times don’t work for you, leave your essay and ask a CCC volunteer about setting up an alternate time to conference and revise
Calling all Writers! The first meeting of the Slammed! Poetry Club will be held Thursday 10/23 at lunch in Mr. Hillis’ room 110. Come learn the basics of slam poetry, write some poems, and gain feedback through practice performance. Open to all students! Have questions? Contact Abbie Winn or Kendall Marlia-Cooper. Hope to see you there!
10/23: Brothers Grimm-4:00 & 7:00 pm-Room 268
10/23: Picture retakes-order forms are in the main office
10/24: Homecoming Dance-9:30 pm-Gym
10/30-31: Parent Teacher Conferences-No School for Students
11/7-8 and 11/14-15: Urinetown-7:00 pm-Auditorium
11/10: PLANNING DAY-NO SCHOOL
11/11: VETERAN’S DAY-HOLIDAY-NO SCHOOL!
11/20-21: Jostens Cap & Gown Orders-Lunchtime
11/20: PTA Meeting-6:00 pm-Library
11/27-28: THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY-NO SCHOOL
Football Frosh TBA/4:00 pm
Boys Soccer JV vs Wilson@Woodstock Park/4:00 pm/Release 2:45
Boys Soccer Var vs Wilson@Home/7:00 pm
Girls Soccer JV vs Wilson@Gabriel Park/4:15 pm/Release 2:30
Girls Soccer Var @Wilson/7:00 pm
Volleyball JV/JV2 @Roosevelt/5:00 pm/Release 3:10
Volleyball Var@Roosevelt/6:30 pm/Release 3:10
Football Var vs Benson@Home/7:00 pm
All conferences are arena style in the cafeteria and are held on a drop-in basis. Conference time with each teacher will be limited to 5 minutes in order to try and accommodate as many families as possible.
**Students do not attend classes on Thursday 10/30 or Friday 10/31!!
8:30-11:30 am-Conferences in cafeteria
11:30-1:00 pm – Lunch Break/Prep for Staff
1:00-4:00 pm-Conferences in cafeteria
4:00-5:00 pm- Dinner break for Staff
5:00-7:30 pm-Conferences in cafeteria
8:30-11:30 am-Conferences in cafeteria