It's about time to celebrate the Class of 2021! If you are unable to attend in person, the event will be streamed at the following link: https://youtu.be/DXlxTmpBrp8
Today we have five Journalism students that are competing in Sectionals. Best of luck!
Today we have fourteen students representing Carterville High School in the ACES Academic State series. This group won the John A. Logan Regional and SIU Sectional. Good luck!
Best of luck to our Youth and Government Students! Today they will be virtually attending and debating issues at the 72nd General Assembly.
CHS would like to thank all of the students and staff that participated in the FCCLA Penny War for St. Jude. Together we raised over $2,200! Mr. Hawkins' 3rd hour class had the most points and Mr. Wilhelm's 3rd hour class donated the most money. Each class celebrated with Krispy Kreme donuts. Congratulations!
Homecoming week is scheduled for March 22 - 26. Students will have the opportunity to participate in Disney themed dress up days, hallway decorating, daily trivia questions and the TikTok Challenge. A senior homecoming court will conclude the week's festivities. Thank you to Mrs. Taylor, Mrs. Schoonover and all of our STUCO members for planning HOCO 2021!
Today we cheer on our CHS Scholar Bowl team at their regional event at Carbondale High School. Best of luck to you!
CHS will host the National Honor Society Induction Ceremony at 7:00 tonight. Family and friends can join live with the following link: https://youtu.be/vIzMTMY_9ns
Congratulations to Special Education teacher, Mr. Butler! He received the award for this week's Orthopedic Center of Southern Illinois MVT - Most Valuable Teacher. You can check out the full story by Darren Kinnard at https://www.section618.com/category/mvt/.
The boys open conference play on the road against DuQuoin. Streaming options are as follows: NFHS Network (F-JV-V): https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/.../carterville-high-school... YouTube (varsity only): https://youtu.be/ZmU6p_hybsU
Catch the game on the NFHS Network: https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/schools/carterville-high-school-carterville-il
Best of luck to our CHS students competing in the Academic Challenge Regionals today! This high school competition is hosted by Eastern Illinois University and is being offered online this year.
Reminder that tomorrow, October 14, is a full remote learning day for all freshman and sophomores. Seniors are to arrive at 7:45 a.m. for the SAT and juniors at 8 a.m. for the PSAT-NMSQT. Juniors and seniors should bring a number 2 pencil and a calculator.
Please use the following link to review the recently approved Carterville CUSD #5 Learning Plan adjustments that will begin Quarter 2, October 13. http://bit.ly/Qt2LearningPlanUpdate
Chromebook & Materials Pick-Up for FULL REMOTE STUDENTS ONLY. With limited devices, devices for full remote students will be issued to those students that indicated a need for one on the registration survey. Students that have access to a Chromebook, PC or Mac computer at home will allow them to access their grade level curriculum. Students must bring their CUSD Chromebook Agreement in order to receive a device. These agreements were sent out in a Skyward email earlier this week. Extra copies will be available during pick-up. Please contact the high school with any questions.
Online registration for returning 1st-12th grade students is now open. This is Part 2 of this year's registration process: https://bit.ly/CUSD5SkywardFamilyAccess
CUSD #5 has several support staff openings for the upcoming school year. Click the link for more details. https://bit.ly/CVille5Employment Positions include: Math Instructional Aide, Student Supervisors, Cook, Bus Drivers, and Custodians.
Please use the following link for the scholarship, honors and senior recognition video. https://youtu.be/Yho1eqFdg1k We realize this is not how anyone envisioned this day for the Class of 2020. Please be patient and know that WE WILL have a memorable event for this class. To the Class of 2020...thank you and congratulations!
Students that would like a hard copy of the enrichment assignments should contact the CHS office at 985-2940.
The following website will assist CUSD #5 to communicate information to our community from one place. Thank you for your patience. #carterville5 http://bit.ly/Lions-COVID19
Best of luck to our Illinois Youth and Government students at the 71st Annual Assembly this weekend!
Good luck to our Journalism students at the SISPA Writing Contest today at SIU!
A fan bus will be available for students wanting to cheer on the Lady Lions at Super Sectionals on Monday at Hamilton County High School. Students should sign up outside the office by the end of Power Hour on Monday. Go lions!