CBHS Parent Newsflash 3-22-21
CBHS Parent Newsflash 3-22-21

Headline News

We will be altering our weekly schedule to create new opportunities for in-person learning, starting in two weeks, Monday, April 5th. This video/presentation about the Spring hybrid schedule updates  (12 minutes), detailing the changes,  is being shared with crews this morning. Please watch this week if you can. We know schedule changes can cause challenges and disruptions for families, so thanks in advance  for your flexibility and patience. If schedule challenges arise, your child’s crew advisor will be available to help you problem-solve. Here's a document with the new in-person schedule and cohorts


Mud School for grades 9,10 and 12 concludes this Wednesday. (Grade 11 Mud School concluded last Friday.) . Eligible students should do all that they can ahead of time to prepare. Contact relevant teachers with any questions- Mud School Overview Doc


The SATs are this Wednesday 3/24 at school for juniors. Juniors should arrive at school by 7:45am. We are seeking donations of healthy breakfast foods, snacks and juice to help fortify our test-takers. Donations can be dropped off at the Main Office. Thanks for any contributions you are able to make!


This Week: It's the CBHS Merch In-Person Sale!

Tuesday March 23rd, Thursday March 25th, and Friday March 26th - 11:45-12:45 at CBHS

Cash sales only in person ~ Credit card sales online (pre-purchase and pick up at sale)

See what's on sale in our store!  https://cbhsfamily.org/shop/

Items available and prices: 

  • Blue Crew Neck Sweatshirt $15 

  • Black zip-front hoodie $25

  • Black hoodie $35 

  • Long sleeve t-shirt $20 

  • Jogger Sweatpants $30

  • Masks $7 

  • CBHS Sticker $4

Here's the student announcements,  the Cabinet Bulletin,  for this week.


Next Week is the Math Cup: Grab some mathletes from your organization or neighborhood to compete for the coveted CBHS Math Cup on Wednesday, March 31 from 6:00 to 8:00 Click here for registration and more information.   Celebrate March Mathness!


Reminders

Deering Spring Sports registration: Link for sign-ups is: https://www.familyid.com/deering-high-school/home-of-the-rams-spring-2021-athletics-registration.

 

Registering for Portland High Spring Athletics: https://portlandhs.rschoolteams.com/

To register, click on “Activity Registration” and then click on the blue “View My Account” button. 

 

100% Remote Families: We hope you consider coming back for in-person learning time this spring. But if you plan to be 100% remote for the spring trimester, please return this form to your child’s crew advisor by today 3/15. Thanks. 

 

If you would to help organize or volunteer at the Spring 360 (outdoor) Arts and Music Fest on May 15th, contact Shay Bellas at chair@cbhsfamily.org.


If you would like to make a donation to the CBHS Parent Advisory Group’s Annual Appeal, thank you! You may do so here. 


Clothing Drive: Please bring in donations for the Preble Street collection drive and leave them in the box near the front entranceway. Clothing in good condition, toiletries, school supplies or checks are welcome. Here is the list of top ten needs: Rugged winter gloves, Sweatpants/exercise pants (all adult sizes) , Winter coats (especially size L, XL, +XL), Rugged boots , Sturdy shoes, Rugged pants (especially up to men’s 36″ waist and women’s size 8), Sweatshirts (especially size L, XL, +X)L, Razors, Deodorant and Snacks

https://www.preblestreet.org/you-can-help/in-kind-donations/National Honor Society members running the drive plan to deliver the donated goods before April break.

 

From Meg Monahan (Thanks Meg!)

Here are 2 community resources that can help during these most challenging times: 

The first helps families experiencing food insecurity:  

https://www.facebook.com/groups/mainemealassistance/?ref=share


The second, Maine Needs, can help with providing material needs, such as clothing and gear:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/MaineNeeds/?ref=share

 

Upcoming

March 31st - Math Cup


Upcoming BSU Events

April 3rd, 10 am - 12 PM | BSU is hosting a 5K Run/Walk Please register here. The event is free, however, donations will be accepted sliding scale of $1-10. 

 

April 5th - Launch of New Hybrid Schedule

 

April 15th, 4 - 6:30 PM | Bonfire & Talent Show:  

 

The AP Exam Schedule in now set

AP Lit: 5-18 @ 12PM Digital @ Home  (1 student will take at school)

APUSH: 5-19 @ 12PM Digital @ School

AP Spanish: 5-21 @ 8AM Paper/Pencil @ School

AP Calc: 5-24 @ 8AM Paper/Pencil @ School

APES: 5-27 @ 4PM Digital @ Home