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Congratulations to the 2014 CHHS Teacher of the Year: Mrs. Dana Barefoot
Interested in new volunteer opportunities? Check out the new "Volunteer Opportunities" button under Quick Links on the right side of this page, or access it by going to the Parents & Students tab and clicking on "Volunteer Opportunities."
Welcome to Colonial Heights High School
PARENTS AND STUDENTS
Memo Regarding Enterovirus D68
Recent media reports have described an increase in respiratory illnesses caused by Enterovirus D68 among pediatric patients. While there not have been locally confirmed cases, we would like to share with you information form the Virginia State Health Department regarding symptoms and ways to prevent the spread of Enterovirus D68.
Download Memo Concerning Enterovirus D68
Central Registration for Middle and High School students will begin Monday, November 3, 2014. The Central Registration Office is located in the Colonial Heights Technical Center and office hours are from 7:30-3:00.
Please contact Mrs. Denise Underhill, Central Registration Secretary, if you have any questions.
AP down payment ($25)
Due by January 15th for any student planning to take 1 or more AP exams.
Congratulations to our CHHS Students
Abigail Richey Signed with
Art and Design
Elizabeth Magnusson Signed with
Liberty University Swimming
All State Players
1st team All-State
State Player of the Year
1st Team All-State
2nd Team All-State
Mark Lee State Coach of the Year
Zoe E. McGrady and Issac J. Galloway
have received recognition as an
in the 2015 Nation Achievement Scholarship Program!
"CHHS band drummer to march in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade"
"Christian Davis, drummer for the Colonial Heights Marching Colonials, will represent Colonial Heights High School as one of 185 student musicians from across the country marching in the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade..."
Here's hoping that you had an
enjoyable Thanksgiving Holiday! Thank you again to the Colonial Heights
Chamber of Commerce for hosting the third annual Turkey Trot. Proceeds
go directly back to our schools and our students, so the community
support is greatly appreciated. You also may have seen our very own
Christian Davis playing with the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
All-American High School Band. It was so neat to see one of our own
representing his family and his school so well.
Hopefully, with the
time off you are ready to embrace three more weeks of school before our
next holiday break. We are busily trying to get through our material.
Believe it or not, progress reports roll out on Thursday, December 4th
and SOL tests begin on Wednesday, January 7th. Please encourage your
student to keep up with his or her studies by reviewing material,
participating in study sessions, and attending classes.
also kicks off our annual concert celebration. Our Winter Band and
Choir concert will occur at 6:30 p.m. on this date. There will also be a
Madrigal Dinner hosted by the Culinary and Choir departments. This is
the second year of the fundraising dinner. It takes place on both
December 11th and 12th starting at 6 p.m. at the Colonial Heights Tech
Center Café. If you are interested in attending the dinner and
obtaining tickets, please contact Cynthia_Breckenridge@colonialhts.net. The cost of the dinner is $15 per person or $25 per couple. Advance
reservations are required. There is a $7 reservation deposit due by
Friday, Dec. 5th.
Our winter sports season is in full swing. On
Saturday, December 6th, our CHHS wrestling team will be hosting its
annual Holiday Classic Invitational at our gym. Doors open promptly at
The month concludes with a holiday spirit week starting on
December 15th and a guest speaker for the students on Thursday, December
14th. The holiday spirit week and the speaker are hosted by our YADAPP
students. The covered themes will include drug and alcohol awareness
and making good life choices. Along with the YADAPP students, this
event could not have been possible without the support of our School
Board and the funding of the Aramark Corporation.
As we round out
2014 and head into the next year, thank you again for your ongoing
support. Have a blessed holiday season and a joy-filled new year!