Congratulations to Pricilla VanDyke and Caleb Alexander for being named semi-finalists in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. Click here to read the article in the News and Observer.
Ads are now being accepted for the Cary High School fall play, “The Yellow Boat” by David Saar. You may place an ad for your student or advertise your business! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a written memory for a cast member or promote your business for the four night run of the show. All ads are DUE by Monday, October 6. NO late ads will be accepted! To place an ad, visit the Performing Arts website at caryhsperformingarts.com.
The Cary High Men's Basketball team is hosting its first ever golf tournament called the "Superball Shootout". This is a 4-person-per-team Superball tournament using Captain's Choice. The event will take place on Friday, October 17th starting at 1:00 PM at Lochmere Golf Club. The cost is $75 per player or $300 per 4-man team. The entry fee includes greens fees, cart, range balls, dinner and prizes.
All proceeds will go towards the CHS Men's Basketball Program. If you would like to make a generous donation please feel free to contact the Imp Club or Coach Gustafson. For more information or to register for the tournament, visit the goimps website news page,http://www.goimps.com/News.asp?org=goimps.com#338292 .
There are two great items on THE Cary High School in the Wednesday paper. The front page features an article on the CHS Marching Band and their groundbreaking yoga program. The headline on the front page of the Sports Section is Champions Headline Imps’ Hall of Fame Class. They are fabulous articles! Go IMPs!!!
Congratulations to Supriya Narisetti on her tennis singles wins against Apex and Wake Forest this week. Congratulations to Supriya Narisetti and Talya Ali on their doubles win against Apex. Also congrats go out to Talya Ali on her singles win against Wake-Forest and the doubles team of Talya Ali and Andrea Padilla on their win against Wake Forest. Great Job IMPS!!!!!!!
UNC Asheville has the following Saturday Open House dates available: October 18, and November 15, 2014; March 21, 2015. Why come to Open House? Meet one-on-one with faculty and staff from all academic departments; Meet one-on-one with representatives from student organizations; Attend two information sessions covering a wide array of topics; Go on a campus tour; and Explore Asheville and Western North Carolina. For more information or to register, see www.unca.edu/admissions/visit/open-house
The College at Southeastern of Wake Forest, NC, invites you to join us for Preview Days at Southeastern! Dates: November 6, 2014; February 5 and April 16, 2015. For more information or to register: 1-800-284-6317 | sebts.edu/preview. Individual tours also available. Call us to schedule your visit!
Please take the time to join the Cary High PTSA today! Individual memberships are only $10, and family memberships are $25. You may join online by visiting http://www.caryhspta.com/membership.html or use a paper application available in the Cary High School office. There is a small additional cost for joining online due to the paypal fee.
You will begin receiving the Cary High PTSA email newsletter each week. This newsletter lists many of the upcoming CHS activities and important announcements. Please include your student’s grade level when joining and you will receive emails with information specifically for your class(es). This can be important during any year of high school, but it is particularly important for our seniors.
Follow us on twitter at https://twitter.com/CaryHighPTSA ! Check out the IMP Happenings/Weekly Updates webpage at www.caryhspta.com/weekly-updates.html . Join the PTSA today! sIMPly give us your $upport to "Cary on"!
Seniors please remember to send your transcripts to North Carolina colleges electronically through www.CFNC.org . This is a free service and will ensure that your final transcripts will be sent automatically to your college at the end of the year. You must go through www.wcpss.net/transcripts for out-of-state colleges and for the NCAA Eligibility Center. Don't wait until the last minute!!
For more information, see the information packet that was handed out at Senior Parent Information Night or was given to your student during their senior conference. You may also check the Student Services website (http://caryhighcounselors.weebly.com/transcriptsrecords.html )
The Senior Muffin Wednesday for October is fast approaching and we will need your help. Last month, we distributed over 20 dozen muffins. We are requesting muffins (preferably no nuts) to be distributed to the Senior Class next Wednesday, October 1st. Large muffins like the ones from the warehouse stores are preferred (we cut them into two portions). If you cannot donate muffins, your time or monetary donations are also accepted. Monetary donations allow us to purchase muffins, napkins, and extra supplies for the Seniors.
**HOMEMADE muffins cannot be distributed due to Wake County policies. Use this link to sign-up:
Thank you for your support! Coordinators: Jill Cole and Sandra Libero
Any bands interested in playing at the Bonfire on October 28th please talk to Mrs. Young (room 1015) or Mrs. Loughridge (room 2128).
The Cary High NJROTC Athletic Team competed at the Clayton Ironman Competition on Saturday, September 13. In a narrow and tightly contested competition against 12 teams, the Cary athletes finished in 4th place. Go Imps!
Wrestling intramurals will be Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from now on. See all you wrestlers on Monday!
Freshmen and Sophomores: If you want to learn a skill, take free college courses during your junior and senior years, and be certified in that skill soon after high school graduation, please contact Mrs. Williams for information about the new technical high school. email@example.com
Anyone interested in joining Club GANG GREEN, the student-body section of the Cary Crazies, can do so by bringing $20 by Coach Yerger's room 2132 anyday during SMART LUNCH. You will receive a T-Shirt and Wrist band. Any members who have paid already but not picked up their shirt can do so at lunch.
Students, this is a reminder for you to help keep Cary clean during SMART Lunch. Whether you are inside a building, in the courtyard, in the cafeteria or in your favorite teacher's classroom, put your trash in it's place. Remember Cary, we can keep SMART lunch if we show that we can handle it.
Attention sophomores! If you're interested in joining Alpha Beta club, please pick up an application in room 2323. Applications are due to Mrs. Howe by October 2nd. You must have a minimum 3.6 GPA to be considered for acceptance.
This club is designed to give students an opportunity to promote and develop leadership skills along with serving in their community. For more information, see the clubs description document on the Cary High Website. http://caryhs.wcpss.net/modules/info/files/files__1625253f4bd34564f1.pdf
Attention Juniors and Seniors who park in the Band practice area of the senior parking lot! ALL cars in that area MUST be moved by 3:00 PM daily. Failure to do so will result in the suspension of your parking privileges.
Attention Seniors! The senior counselors are offering College Bootcamp Sessions after school on several dates to assist you with preparing your college applications. Please come to Student Services to sign up for any of these sessions. Space is limited, so please sign up early!What is College Boot Camp? The College Boot Camp Series is designed to walk seniors through the application process.
There are three main sessions: Getting Started (Sept. 23), Writing Your College Essay (Sept. 30 in Room 1015), and Finishing Touches (Oct. 9). Counselors will offer additional help sessions for general application assistance to coincide with CFNC's College Application Week (November 10-14). More information regarding College Application Week will come soon.
Counselors will begin individual conferences with senior students soon! Seniors need to stop by Student Services to sign-up for a time starting today! Senior conferences will be held through October 3rd.