OLD PERSON SCHOLARSHIP
If you are a senior this year, you can apply for the
Chief Earl Old Person Scholarship from the Johnson-O’Malley Association. See
your teacher or Mr. Manus to get an application and send it in by February 15,
If you are interested in playing Chess,
representing the CPHS Phoenixes, and
travelling to the NMAA STATE CHESS
sign up for the CPHS PHOENIX
with Mr. Felis in room 119!
120th DAY COUNT
Wednesday, February 13th, is a FULL
DAY of school. It is very important to be here all day and to ride the bus
if possible, as the number of students in school and using the busses will be used to determine resources and funding for our
schools next year.
CPHS will have Parent/Teacher Conferences on
Tuesday, February 5th from 11am to 7pm.
This also means we will not have school that day.
Students and families are invited
to visit with teachers and participate in some great activities.
We will also have next school year’s calendar
options available so you can choose a calendar for the 2019-2020 school year!
Students and families are invited to our next PAC meeting
on Tuesday, January 29th, at 4pm.
Food will be provided and Dual Credit students may also attend!
LUTHER KING, JR. DAY and NO SCHOOL
Monday, January 21st.
will NOT have classes on Monday January 21st due to the Holiday.
will be a MANDATORY make-up day for CareerPrep@Night on Friday, January
Student Photo Contest
Contest Description: The Central Consolidated School
District is pleased to announce the “About Your Neighborhood” photo contest.
The “About Your Neighborhood” photo contest would like students to submit two
photos, one photo highlighting the best about their neighborhood, and one photo
highlighting what needs work.
Entries should include:
-Name of student photographer
-Student contact Information
-A brief description of what the student photographer
chose to highlight and why.
Only original digital photos will be accepted. Photos selected
will be used in CCSD community improvement campaigns and will earn the student
photographer a gift card.
Entries can be submitted until January 15, 2019. Submit
your photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org
CCSD will be providing free
lunches to all students during the winter break at Shiprock High School and
Kirtland Middle School.
Lunch will be served on the
following dates from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
27th, and 28th (Wed, Thu, Fri)
-January 2nd, 3rd,
and 4th (Wed, Thu, Fri)
Christmas Break for CCSD
students will happen starting Monday, December 24th, 2019 through
Tuesday, January 8th, 2019. The spring classes will begin on
Wednesday, January 9th.
All district personnel are
to report for professional development days Monday 1/7 and Tuesday 1/8.
Candy Grams are now
available from student council members!
There are three types
available for $1, $3, and $5.
Please see a student council
member ASAP to buy a Candy Gram- they will be given out on Thursday, Dec. 20th
and Friday, Dec 21st!
Tests and Final Exams
Career Prep will have
End-of-Course Tests and Final Exams the week of Dec. 17th – Dec 21st.
Please do not be absent on these
days as you cannot make them up over the break!
MONDAY (Dec. 17th) TESTS:
**Modern US History
**Anatomy & Physiology
**New Mexico History
TUESDAY (Dec. 18th) TESTS:
There will be a short
Intensive English session of CareerPrep@Night from December 10th to
Enrollment has closed and
students need to attend EVERY DAY of the session- do not be absent!
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
----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
1st place- Trevor James
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 waste!
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
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.
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….