HIGH SCHOOL ONLY
All Seniors and Archons – the annual Running of the Nerds and dress like your favorite Nerd competition will be postponed until after the break. Get creative for your costumes and help remind us that nerds are awesome, and they do change the world! Stay tuned for the date of Nerd dress-up day which will be forthcoming in the next Senior bulletin.
Attention High School instrumentalists – high school orchestra has been cancelled for Friday, October 8. Mrs. Ayala will see you back after Fall break. Take your music home and keep up the good practicing.
The “Earliest Deadline Google Form” needs to be completed by the end of the day Thursday, 10/7. Please fill it out and make sure your colleges in Naviance are up to date with the correct deadlines. The link for the form is in the most recent College Counseling Senior Update email. Please see your counselor if you have any questions.
Any high school girls interested in playing soccer this year, we will have a short informational meeting after school today, Wednesday Oct 6th at 2:15pm in room 309. If for some reason you are unable to attend, please email Coach Vilaboy.
Are you a high school student who writes stories, comics, novels, plays, songs, or poems? Check out The Creative Wordshop, the new enrichment course where you can get constructive feedback on your work. We will begin meeting after break — Tuesday, October 19 in room 307. See Mr. Bateman with questions.
Attention Senior Painters! Parking space painting has a newly scheduled date available: 1/2 day Wed, Oct 20, 1:30pm ’til dark. Check in is outside of room 214 just North of the Gym in the parking lot.
Saturday, Oct 23 is still good for last chance to FINISH your personalized space. $35 fee supplies paint and supplies. Remember to wear proper painting clothing & shoes.
Senior Class of 2023! Please join us in the theater on October 6th at 6pm to hear all about the annual Senior trip to Washington D.C.! You and your family is invited to hear all about what the trip entails and how to go about signing up. For more information and to RSVP, please hover your cell camera over the QR code located on the DC flyer located around campus bulletin boards or sign up by clicking on the link on the weekly CPA briefing email. See you there!
SENIORS we need your senior quotes for the yearbook. They must be received no later than October 8. Must be from curricular text, no more than 15 words. Please use the link to submit: https://forms.gle/hvh7HqRDUEgtuguh6 Form link will also be sent via email.
MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY
8th Graders need to turn in their signed field trip permission slips to Dr. Carpenter or Mr. Ewer by the end of this week in order to attend on November 3rd.
Any girls interested in playing middle school softball we will have a short meeting on Thursday Oct 7th during lyceum in room 201. If for some reason you are unable to attend and would like the information, please see Mr. Jones in the athletic office. Thank you
MIDDLE SCHOOL LUNCH DUTY THIS WEEK: Please watch the time and report to Mrs. Goodwin at 11:35 for your duty assignment (11:20 on Wednesday). Remember that no one is dismissed from lunch duty until everyone is finished. Thank you for helping!
MS FIELD DURING LYCEUM: If you want to go to the field at 11:40 with the first group, you need to be lined up near the gate at that time. Once the gate is closed, you will need to wait until the second trip to the field at 11:50. Middle school students must be escorted by a teacher to go to the field and back. Food is not allowed on the field….finish your lunch and snack before you line up. Thank you!
MIDDLE SCHOOL LUNCH SEATING ON THE RAMADA: We have rearranged some of the tables and benches on the ramada to make it easier for you to sit with your friends during lunch. Just as in the cafeteria, you are expected to remain seated during the lunch period until going to the field or until the bell rings signaling lunch is over. You can, of course, get up to pick up your lunch, use the restroom, get a drink, throw away your trash, or if you are serving lunch duty. Other than that, please remember to stay seated and enjoy a relaxing lunch socializing with your friends and classmates
HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL
If you need a House shirt to wear for Friday’s Battle of the Titans, stop by Mrs. Swanson’s office during the day. Shirts are $15/each. Cash only, please.
You can also purchase House tie-died masks for $3/day.
Important location change for Lunch! Lunch today through Thursday will be in grade level cohorts. For Middle School Lunch, 6th graders will get their lunch and go eat in the Gym. 7th grade will be on the Ramada and 8th grade will be in the Cafeteria. During High School Lunch, the 11th and 12th graders will eat in the Gym, the 10th graders will be on the Ramada, and the 9th graders will eat in the Cafeteria. Please stay in your designated area and make sure to clean up all of your trash, especially if you are eating in the gym.
The last day before Fall Break, October 8, is a half-day and students will get to compete for honor and glory in the Battle of the Titans! Students will be competing between the Houses within their usual class periods with games and competitions in Math, Science, Arts, Humanities, and Languages. For new students, it is like Day of Wonder but more competition to it with House winners announced at the end of each class and a running total to determine the House Champion. Students will be able to wear athletic attire (no short shorts, ripped clothing, tank tops, or pop culture) – wear your spirit wear, house shirts, running shoes, shorts, or athletic pants. For this Battle of the Titans, since we are staying in usual class periods, we will not need Senior Archons to meet ahead of time or lead students around.
Just an announcement that both Chess Enrichment Course and Strategic Games Course are both going to be canceled this week.
It’s National German Week, and in celebration Frau Sielaff and the German students are hosting a trivia competition. Every correct answer will earn house points– and a student who turns in ten correct answers by the end of Thursday will be eligible for extra prizes they can collect on Friday morning! Listen to the announcements every day for a trivia question, and check the bulletin boards around school for two additional trivia questions each day. German students wearing a German pin can also help you with the trivia questions. Turn in your answers to the basket in Room 204 or to Frau Sielaff in the faculty office by Thursday at 3:30 pm. See the pretzel posters around the school for more information.
There are two days left in our German trivia competition! Check the bulletin boards around the school for the full list of questions, and look for students wearing German pins for help with the answers. One of today’s German trivia questions is: When do you say “Gesundheit” to someone?
Check the bulletin boards around the school or the window outside of Rm 204 for two additional trivia questions you can answer for more points! And remember- ten correct answers by the end of the week will earn you extra prizes on Friday.
“For those of your who are interested in Chandler Prep’s resident philosophy course, “the Aurelius Society,” we will be postponing the start date to October 21st, the Thursday after we return from Fall break. Get excited to learn from the wealth of knowledge left by influential philosophers and historical figures in our pursuit of truth together starting second quarter.”