Parenting a teenager is not always easy, especially when dealing with the topic of dating and relationships. I thought the following provided some useful tips to encourage open communication when addressing this topic.
(From the office of the Chadron High School Counselor, Mrs. Loni Watson)
Please consider joining me for a Real Colors Parenting Workshop on January 9th from 6 - 9 p.m. in the HS library. Real Colors is a dynamic workshop experience using a personality type test. The goal is to provide parents with the skills to:
(Submitted by Dr. Caroline Winchester, Supt.)
(Submitted by CHS Sophomore, Kennady Stack)On November 14, 2018, the students of the Advanced Biology class dissected a turtle as a part of their reptiles unit. In this lab, students were paired up to dissect a painted turtle to learn about the adaptations and differences from amphibians to reptiles.
(From the Cardinal Counseling Blog)
(Information from the National Safety Council)Halloween Safety On and Off the RoadKids love the magic of Halloween: Trick-or-treating, classroom parties and trips to a neighborhood haunted house.
Recently, students had the opportunity to learn about the moon. Susan Rolfsmeier, Chadron Public
Library, facilitated the program. Three stations were set up for students to learn about the moon and its
surface. The highlight of the program was the lunar disk on loan from NASA. The six Apollo missions
that landed astronauts on the Moon returned a collection of rocks and sediment samples weighing 382
kilograms and consisting of more than 2,000 separate samples. The lunar disk contained small samples
Note: THESE ARE NOT THE STATE TESTING RESULTS FOR JUNIORS.
When looking at this data compared to other states, an important piece to interpret is the number (or percent) of
graduates who have taken an ACT. Nebraska has ranked very high each year with typically around 80% of
graduates that have taken an ACT prior to graduation compared to Eastern states that might have as few as
10-30%. However, due to the new State testing changes, this is the first year that Nebraska will report on 100%
Chadron High School’s Student Council has been preparing for 2018 Homecoming since the beginning of the school year. Now that the celebration is right around the corner, they are excited to announce what festivities will occur during the week of October 9th through the 12th!
With no school on Monday, October 8th, the Homecoming activities will begin on Tuesday, October 9th.
DRESS UP DAYS
Parents: We're hearing about an increase in student use of vaping products including Juul which looks like a USB device and comes in flavors including mint, mango, fruit medley and creme brulee. I'm sharing the following video and information for your awareness of these products. I hope you will take the time to be on the look-out for these dangerously addictive products.
Chadron High School will host the following testing dates for CHS students: