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SchoolMessenger Weekly Announcement – 12/14/14

posted Dec 12, 2014, 4:58 PM by Beth McCullough

Here are several important announcements for the upcoming week:


PowerSchool Maintenance

A state PowerSchool maintenance weekend is scheduled for Friday, December 12, through Monday, December 15.  The system shut down Friday at 5 p.m.  PowerSchool will be returned to service no later than 6 a.m., Monday morning.

 

No School Lunch on December 19th

There will be no school lunch on Friday, December 19, as it is a half day and the beginning of our holiday break.

 

Order Lunch for the Week of January 5th

Lunch orders for the week of January 5th will be placed this Thursday, December 18th.

 

Eighth Grade Meeting:  Info on High School

Administration will meet briefly with the eighth grade class on Tuesday afternoon, December 16, during school to share information about transitioning to high school.  Students will bring home an information sheet.  Families, please be sure your student gives it to you.

 

High School First Semester Exams

High school students will be taking first semester final exams Tuesday through Friday, December 16-19.  NOTE:  The high school exam day will begin at 8:30, not 8:45 AM.

 

K-5 Winter Music Program Date

The annual K-5 Winter Music Program will be held Tuesday, December 16, in the gym.  Both performances are EXACTLY the same.  Staff should park behind the middle school hall to keep other parking available for guests.

8:15 AM - 3rd-5th grade families

9:45 AM - K-2nd grade families

 

 

 

 

 

Restaurant Cards/Knight Life Apparel

posted Dec 9, 2014, 5:27 AM by Darlene Lemons

The Sports Boosters still have restaurant discount cards for sell. They are $10, would make a Great stocking stuffer or gift for Christmas! 

Check out the New Knight Life wear! Merchandise will be sold at home Basketball games.

Welcome, New College Liaison

posted Dec 7, 2014, 3:12 PM by Beth McCullough

We are pleased to introduce Rynn Nicks as she joins the Chatham Charter staff as our College Liaison.  Mrs. Nicks

Mrs. Nicks comes to Chatham Charter with three years of college admissions experience at UNC Greensboro. She held the positions of Admissions Counselor and Assistant Director where she worked directly with high school students, parents and counselors in order to guide students through the college admissions process. She looks forward to bringing her knowledge and experience of college admissions to the College Liaison position.

SchoolMessenger Weekly Announcement – 12/7/14

posted Dec 7, 2014, 3:08 PM by Beth McCullough

Here are several important announcements for the upcoming week: 

Science Fair

Reminder: Sign up for the Science Fair. Turn in your form to your homeroom teacher or sign up online to receive the information packet before the holidays. For additional questions, please contact Leslie Ann Yell at campyell@gmail.com or (919) 545-9589.



Christmas Tree Sale

This is the final week of the boosters’ Christmas tree lot sale at Baker Limestone in Siler City (Hwy.64/901 E. 11th St. near the Mystic gas station at MLK Blvd). The sale will be Thursday and Friday from 4:00-8:00 PM and Saturday from 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM.



Toys for Tots

If you would like to donate new toys (original packaging) or make a monetary donation to the Toys for Tots drive, please do so by this Friday, December 12.



K-5 Winter Music Program Date

Reminder: Tuesday morning, December 16, there will be two performances of our K-5 Winter Music Program in the gym.







Cruise Raffle

posted Dec 4, 2014, 8:08 AM by Darlene Lemons

In an effort to raise funds for our growing Athletic Department, the Chatham Charter Athletic Boosters are raffling off a cruise voucher!!! The raffle tickets are $25.00 each and the money raised will go directly to benefit athletics at our school.
 
The prize is a cruise voucher valued at $2,000.00 on the Disney Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line or Carnival Cruise Line. The winner must travel by May 2016 and book their cruise through Magical Destinations. The winner will be able to choose the cruise line, destination and length of the cruise. For more details, visit the school website at www.chathamcharter.org.
 
We need your help to make this raffle a success. We are asking that each family purchase (1) $25.00 ticket. The winner will be drawn on Friday, February 20, 2015 during the Parent/Student Basketball Game and you do not have to be present to win. 


To purchase your ticket(s), complete the
attached form and return it to your child’s homeroom teacher. Your purchased ticket(s) will be sent home with your child. Please make all checks payable to the Chatham Charter Athletic Boosters.

Rules and Regulations for the Chatham Charter Athletic Boosters Cruise Raffle

Winner announced at the Parent Student Basketball game on February 20th. Winner does not have to be present to win. Vacation is booked with Magical Destinations. Prize is for a $2000 cruise voucher for either Disney Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line or Carnival Cruise Line.  Winner can chose the cruise line, length of cruise and cruise destination.  Winner must travel by May 2016 or prize will be forfeited and Chatham Charter will keep the $2000. Prize does not include vacation insurance, gratuities, port excursions or alcoholic beverages. Winner is responsible for any and all additional charges while onboard and travel expenses to and from the port. Winner is responsible for all additional expenses over $2000 to be paid directly to the cruise line of their choice via Magical Destinations. Vacation is paid by Chatham Charter directly to the cruise line of choice via Magical Destinations. Prize must be used for a cruise with Disney Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line or Carnival Cruise Line and cannot be exchanged for cash. Onboard credits will be given if the cruise does not exceed $2000.

District DECA Competition Results

posted Dec 3, 2014, 12:45 PM by Beth McCullough   [ updated Dec 5, 2014, 10:44 AM ]

The following Chatham Charter students were recognized on December 3 at the District 5 DECA competition in Burlington as proficiency winners:

- Abby Lewis & Lexie Culberson in Apparel & Accessories Marketing

- Emily Colborne, Ashley Nelson & Kirsten Staley in Quick Serve Restaurant.  

- Sarah Scott, Carrington Tyson, Farrah Ritter, Auburn Allen in Retail Merchandizing

- Hanson Powell, Logan Shoun, Parker Murphy, and Jay Dunn in
Sports & Entertainment Management

- Logan Shoun was also recognized as a top 10 competitor in the role play portion of the Sports & Entertainment Management event. 

District DECA Competition Results

posted Dec 3, 2014, 12:42 PM by Beth McCullough

The following Chatham Charter students were recognized on December 14 at the District 5 DECA competition in Burlington as proficiency winners:

- Abby Lewis & Lexie Culberson in Apparel & Accessories Marketing

- Emily Colborne, Ashley Nelson & Kirsten Staley in Quick Serve Restaurant.  

- Sarah Scott, Carrington Tyson, Farrah Ritter, Auburn Allen in Retail Merchandizing

- Hanson Powell, Logan Shoun, Parker Murphy, and Jay Dunn in
Sports & Entertainment Management

- Logan Shoun was also recognized as a top 10 competitor in the role play portion of the Sports & Entertainment Management event. 

Handknit Hats to Benefit Ronnie Joyce Playground Fund!

posted Nov 24, 2014, 9:38 AM by Darlene Lemons   [ updated Nov 26, 2014, 5:37 AM ]

A grandmother of one of our first grade students has offered to volunteer her time and talent to the PTA's Ronnie Joyce Playground Fund. With customizable hat designs for kids of all ages, from Minions to princesses to Chatham Charter Knight team colors, there's something for everyone. And with winter coming, they're WARM! Hats are $15 each, and the cost will cover Mrs. Enterline's expenses and shipping, plus $5 for every hat sold will benefit the playground fund. Browse the pictures, fill out an order form and return to school with check payable to ROBERTA ENTERLINE. Orders will be filled and returned on a first come, first served basis. Any questions, please call or text Dot Scheidt at 919-279-2837.

           

    






Chatham Charter Highlighted in Triangle Business Journal

posted Nov 24, 2014, 5:29 AM by Beth McCullough

In a mid-November edition of the Triangle Business Journal, schools around the Triangle area were highlighted in an article that focused on affordable places to live with good schools.  Chatham Charter was mentioned specifically in the article as bringing credit to the 27344 (Siler City) area.  

"There was even one ZIP code region in the Triangle ranked among the 20 best in the country: The 27344 ZIP code that includes Siler City in southern Chatham County. It ranked at No. 18 in the country based on the high test scores of Chatham Charter school and Siler City's affordability index of 15.1 percent, meaning that the average home mortgage payment is about 15 percent of the median income of its residents."

Read the entire article here:
http://m.bizjournals.com/triangle/blog/real-estate/2014/11/affordable-good-schools-raleigh-cary-realtytrac.html?r=full

SchoolMessenger Weekly Announcement – 11/23/14

posted Nov 23, 2014, 2:05 PM by Beth McCullough

Here are several important announcements for the upcoming week:


Thanksgiving Week Schedule

School will dismiss early this Wednesday:  K-2 at 11:10 AM; Grades 3-5 at 11:20 AM and middle and high school at 11:30 AM.  The school will be closed for students and staff Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving.  There will not be a SchoolMessenger weekly announcement next Sunday.

 

Christmas Tree Sale

The Christmas tree lot sale will be held at Baker Limestone in Siler City (Hwy.64/901 E. 11th St. near the Mystic gas station at MLK Blvd).  The on-site sale will begin on Saturday morning, November 29.  Volunteers are still needed.  Additional information will be posted on the school website in the News section.  Direct link:  https://sites.google.com/a/chathamcharter.org/ccs/announcements/christmastreesale-1

 

Toys for Tots

From Thursday, November 20, to Friday, December 12, the Junior Beta Club will be collecting Toys for Tots.  Students are asked to donate new toys (original packaging) or make a monetary donation.  There are large boxes located in each building.  Please take all monetary donations to Mrs. Jourdan.  All checks should be made out to Toys for Tots. If you have any other questions, please contact Mrs. Jourdan or Ms. Bunch. 

 

K-5 Winter Music Program Date

Parents, please save the date, Tuesday morning, December 16, for the two performances of our K-5 Winter Music Program.

 


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