We will begin PARCC testing
immediately after Thanksgiving Break.
Testing will be school-wide
on November 26th, 27th, and 28th,
so please do not be absent and do not try to check out students from school.
BREAK and NO SCHOOL
Monday, November 19th – Friday, November 23rd.
ALL CCSD STUDENTS can get a free lunch November 19th, 20th, and 21st, from
11:30am to 12:30pm at these locations:
----SHIPROCK HIGH SCHOOL
----KIRTLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL
FAMILIES ARE INVITED TO THE
THANKSGIVING DINNER at the SHIPROCK YOUTH COMPLEX!
Thursday November 15th, 5:00pm – 7:00pm.
Phoenix Automotive Techs Sweep Category at the Navajo
Technical University Open House Competition!
Our Career Prep Phoenixes competed Thursday in Crownpoint, NM at Navajo
Tech and three of them swept the podium in the Automotive
place- Trevor James
place- Jerome Frank
3rd place- Kristen Joe
WONDERFUL JOB PHOENIXES!
2018 Elections! VOTE! VOTE! VOTE!
One of the reasons we have
free education in America is so that citizens who vote can make good decisions.
There are many places around the world where voting is not possible at all, so don’t let your education and opportunity to vote go to
In New Mexico, Election
Day is Tuesday, November 6th.
Congressional App Challenge
Members of the United
States Congress hold the Congressional App Challenge for kids in their
The challenge is to create
an app to fill a need, solve a problem, play a game, or anything else you can
Winners will get some
sweet perks and NATIONAL RECOGNITION! WooHoo!
To enter the challenge and
get more information,
Sign up for FREE ACT Prep and the next CareerPrep@Night Classes!
The next session of
CareerPrep@Night will include:
FREE Act prep course
We will have a bus to Kirtland, daycare, and
snacks to munch on!
The ACT course will be worth 0.5 elective
credit and is just as good as, if not better than, the $1,000 “review” courses
you can take! Also, if you complete the course, you
can use the TI-84 calculator you check out during the class to take the ACT
test. You can enroll online as a student in the ACT course on this page: www.HorizonEducation.com
CCSD Public Hearings for Input to Help Native American
On the following days, Public Hearings will be held on the following topics:
Title IV Programs
Indian Policies & Procedures
Native American Students Assessment Performance Reports
District Goals and Initiatives
The hearings will be held
at several locations and times, including
October 29th at the Shiprock PAC.
Parent/Teacher Conferences will happen for CCSD High Schools on Thursday,
There will be NO SCHOOL on this day.
Conferences will take place 11:00 am to 7:00 pm.
The Last Day
of Quarter 1 is Friday, October 12th
Elections! VOTE! VOTE! VOTE
Election day is Tuesday, November 6.
The deadline to register online is Tuesday, October 9. Click here to
The deadline for registering to vote by mail is Tuesday, October 9.
The deadline to register to vote in person is Tuesday, October 9.
2019 Graduation Dates
The 2019 graduation dates have been changed because the Sports State Play-offs are
taking place from May 15 to May 18 for Baseball, Softball and Track.
New graduation dates:
May 22 Career Prep
Graduation @ 7:00 PM
May 23 Newcomb High
Graduation @ 7:00 PM
May 24 Shiprock High Graduation
@ 7:00 PM
May 25 Kirtland High
School Graduation @ 10:00 AM
NO SCHOOL 10/5 and 10/8- It’s
time for the 2018 Northern Navajo Nation Fair!
There will be NO SCHOOL on Friday, October 5th and Monday, October 8th because of
the Northern Navajo Nation Fair and the CCSD Fall Break.
For information about the Fair,
Elections for Student Council officers take
place on Friday, September 28th.
Each grade level will elect a President, Vice
President, and Secretary.
To run for office, you need to submit an
application and grade check to Mr. Manus by Friday, September 21st.
If you are a candidate, start campaigning, and
find out what your constituents are interested in at CPHS!
Year-Long Testing Schedule
If you want to see when testing
will occur throughout the district, click on the link below:
Please remember that absences should be kept outside of testing periods, so please
schedule appointments at times other than those reserved for PARCC, EOC, etc….
OUR PHOENIX CREATIVITY…
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