CBHS Parent Newsflash 9-27-21
CBHS Parent Newsflash 9-27-21

Headline News - September 27th

One of our custodians, Mr. Dixon, passed away suddenly on Friday night while working on his shift at school.We are so grateful for the service, commitment and hard work that Mr. Dixon consistently offered to keep our community functioning effectively and safely, especially over the last two years. Our condolences go out to all of his friends, family and colleagues. 


Senior Families: Please join Michael Hale & Stephanie Doyle TONIGHT,  Monday September 27th, 2021 from 6-7 to discuss the College and Career process at Casco Bay High School. This will be a zoom event  - Zoom Link 


X Blocks start tomorrow.  Want to get a sense of all fall co-curriculars and clubs and when they meet? Check it out here

Auditions for the CBHS Musical Mamma Mia will take place this Thursday or Friday from 3 to 5pm. 

We are looking for a parent to help with CBHS social media postings. If you have time and aptitude for this, please contact Derek (piercd@portlandschools.org). 

Parent U: College Admissions Webinar - THIS Thursday, September 30, 2021

7:00-8:30 PM

Learn the steps towards a successful application from college admission counselors! This session is specifically designed for juniors and seniors.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:


Passcode: 448989

Save the Date for College Financial Aid Night with local expert Bill Smith, 10/5 at 6pm.

This week’s student announcements are here. 

Here are some of the links and docs shared at last week’s Open House. Thanks to everyone who was able to make it: 

CBHS Family Handbook 21-22

CBHS A-B Day Calendar for the Year 21-22

Big Calendar Dates for the Year (work in progress)

Faculty Contact List and Block 7 Days 21-22

CBHS 9-12 Social Justice Curriculum 21-22

CBHS School Priorities for 21-22

CBHS Fall Co-Curriculars

CBHS Grading System Explained (for new parents, 15 minute video)

For Parents

Volunteer and/or Share Your Expertise at CBHS - Register with School Square - (Note: If you already completed the CBHS Parent Involvement survey, your submission will be transferred to this new platform, unless you tell us otherwise.)

CBHS Parent Field Guide (20-21)

Parent Advisory Group 21-22 and CBHS Parent Website

Parent Wisdom Form for Your Child’s Crew Advisor


Casco Bay Connections (Guidance Newsletter)

Class of 2022 College & Career Crew Curriculum (see bottom of document for important dates & deadlines

College Rep Visits 2021-2022 School Year

New Mainers FAFSA Information Document

Senior Quest

Senior Quest Info

2021 Quest Youth Waiver 

Quest Health Form


10/4 and 10/7 - Community Council Student Trainings (11:50-2:50pm)

10/5 - Financial Aid Night

Grades Close for Progress Reports: 10/8  (due 10/13) 

Senior Casco Bay Quest: 10/12-15 and 10/19-22

PSAT’s 11 (and some 10th) - October 13th  

Juniors Climb Pleasant Mtn - October 14th

Picture Day - October 21st


Keep Our Schools Safe.  Get Your Student Vaccinated.

COVID VACCINES are AVAILABLE at Casco Bay High School every Tuesday Morning in September.

Students 12 and older can receive their Pfizer Covid vaccine.  Second doses will be provided 3 weeks later.  To Sign Up, please complete this form and contact Nurse Bell.


To report a student absence, call (207) 874-8270 or email cbhsattendance@portlandschools.org

 Please remember to include your student's first and last name, date of absence/tardy, grade and reason for being absent/tardy. Dismissals: Students need a note to submit to the office for a dismissal slip.  Unexpected Dismissals should be phoned in to : 874-8270