Congratulations to the following Senior boys who are on this year's Spirit King Court: Andre Crawford, Sultan Hassan, Jack Long, Matthew Parker, Kevin Schmid, and Jeffrey Tulliz. Please plan to attend a brief meeting at 2:30 on Monday, September 15 in Mrs. Atkinson's room (2309). You
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.
Grade Power Learning Cary, the sponsor of the Cary High PTSA 2015 Grade Power Learning Academic Scholarship for a student attending a 2-yr technical school, is offering an SAT prep class.
This is a 10 week classroom SAT prep program that covers Math, Reading and Writing. The program includes an SAT Work book, a Study Guide and (2) Full-length SAT proctored practice tests. The class meets for two hours each Saturday afternoon from 12:30-2:30pm beginning on Saturday, September 20 in preparation for the December 6th SAT test. We are located at 1229 NW Maynard Road, Maynard Crossing Shopping Center, Cary, NC 27513.Call 919-462-3330 for more information. www.gradepowerlearning.com
Dates and times subject to change without notice. All visits are held in the Cary High School gym lobby during SMART lunch unless otherwise noted.
UNC Chapel Hill – September 24, 2014 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) – September 26, 2014 UNC Pembroke – September 29, 2014 Brandeis University – October 1, 2014 Salem College – October 8, 2014 Eastern Mennonite University – October 31, 2014
NC STATE FAIR TICKETS: Buy advance gate tickets to the NC State Fair and earn money for Cary High School! The school earns $2.00 back for every adult advance ticket, and $1.00 back for every child advance ticket. Go to http://www.ncstatefair.org/2014/Visitor/Tickets.htm and scroll midway down the page. Under “Advance Sales Information” choose “Buy Now” in the Wake County Public Schools row. Be sure to enter 368, Cary High School’s school code. Tell all your friends about this great opportunity! Once the fair starts, the price goes up and no money comes back to CHS.
Do you love the smell of napalm in the morning? If so, join Film Club. Meetings are Thursday afternoons in room 2121.
The Cary High School Performing Arts Students are offering the 2015 GoPlaySave Coupon Books (formerly Raleigh Citipass) for $30 per book. Here’s a sampling of the retailers represented: Moe’s, Hallmark, Kroger, Mellow Mushroom and Great Wolf Lodge. You may order a book from any CHS Chorus or Drama student from now until September 25th.
If you want to go completely mobile, use the following link to purchase your mobile book: www.goplaysavetriangle.com/store/CHPABC2015 ,Questions? Contact Katrina Muirhead email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Robotics in medicine and medical equipment: Spend a Saturday morning watching and learning what technology and robotics can do in the medical field! Register to attend the session on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 8:30 - noon, at WakeMed, Raleigh. See the green and white board in 2000 lobby or contact Mrs. Williams at email@example.com
Students interested in becoming architects, construction site managers, engineers: Please consider joining the ACE Mentor Program. It offers you the opportunity to visit construction sites, study blueprints, learn about CAD programs, etc. You will work to complete projects with other interested students from all over Wake County, under the guidance of successful architects, construction site managers, and engineers in this area. You will meet about once each month, in the late afternoon, in Raleigh or in Cary. You will need to provide your own transportation. If you are interested, please contact Lisa Williams in Student Services or at firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Parent Academy is a Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) initiative designed to strengthen the relationship between parents/guardians and schools and to help parents navigate the school system. Research shows that students achieve more when parents are involved in their child’s education.
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Attention students-- PSAT/NMSQT registration information: The PSAT will be administered at Cary High on Wednesday, October 15th. All 10th graders are automatically registered for this test and do not need to pay. Any other students wishing to take this test will need to bring in a check for $14 payable to Cary HS. Please turn checks in to Student Services. The deadline for registration is September 23rd. No late registrations will be accepted. Attention Juniors--taking the PSAT during your Junior year is the only way to be considered for the National Merit Scholarship. More information on this test can be found by visiting www.collegeboard.org.
Attention Seniors: Please go to Student Services to sign up for your senior conference. Senior conferences will be held through October 3rd.
Cary High has a JOBLINE available to students who are looking for part time jobs. Occasionally a company contacts us with information about a job opportunity. That information is posted on the green and white board in the 2000 building lobby. Right now there is a posting for Waffle House and for Kumon, an after school tutoring service for students. They need tutors for young children and young people to grade papers. This begins as a volunteer service which may become a paying job. Students who need volunteer hours may want to consider this opportunity.
Students interested in medical careers: You can get your Certified Nursing Assistant training while you are in high school! Programs are available through several schools in the area. There is an evening course at Sanderson High School beginning Sept. 15. Contact Mrs. Williams or see the poster on the green and white board in the 2000 building lobby
Are you young, but you are ready to start training for your career soon? Maybe the new college and career high school is right for you! See the poster in the lobby of the 2000 building. Mrs. Williams can give you some information about the programs offered. She is inviting interested ninth graders to contact her at email@example.com
Attention Students: Any students caught in between the 11 building and Walnut Street without a lunch pass will be given lunch detention on the spot.
Club Unify will be meeting every Wednesday during both smart lunches in room 2103. If you are interested in meeting people, helping with Special Olympics, and being a mentor then please plan on attending. If you have questions please come to 2103 and talk to Mrs. Bass.