We have a National Merit Finalist in the Class of 2014!
CAHS Senior Jayce A. Fryman has been designated a National Merit Scholarship Finalist. He has been named as a member of the top 15,000 students from the original pool of all students who took the PSAT in October 2012. Finalists are determined on the basis of a professional evaluation of their abilities, accomplishments, and personal attributes considered important for success in rigorous college studies.
Chess Team News
Chemistry teacher and Chess Coach Mr. Kaufman will be organizing the Columbus district High School Chess Tournament. This two-week tournament will take place March 4 and 11 from 3:30-5:30pm at CAHS. For more information please contact Mr. Kaufman at firstname.lastname@example.org. The National High School Chess Tournament is in San Diego California this April, and the CAHS team are starting to investigate ways to get themselves there!
Mr. Fleming is taking the Chorale to Chicago
The Chorale qualified to compete in a national choral competition in Chicago April 24-27. We are very proud of them and want to help get them there. They have been doing lots of fundraising to fund the trip but they still need help with funding transportation. You can support them by donating here: http://www.gofundme.com/6rch6c
The CAHS Jazz Band will perform next Satuday 22nd Feburary at the Colubmus City Schools JazzFest at Dominion Middle 9am -3pm. The event is FREE and will feature middle and high school bands from around the city, plus the OSU Jazz Ensemble. Tshirts, recordings and concessions will be available for purchase. Call 614 365 6020 for more information.
A parent forum on testing
A ‘Chat and Chew’ Parent Forum on Testing will be held on Tuesday, March 4 at CAHS, room 121, 12pm noon. Dr. Keith Harris will be our guest speaker from the CCS Office of Assessment. Come bring your lunch (if you like) and listen to the basics of the OGT test (scheduled week of March 10-14 for our Sophomores). Also, learn about the Pilot testing of the new PARCC Assessments that CAHS will be a part of, so you can be prepared!
“Show Your Love” Luncheon
The 4th annual “Show Your Love” Luncheon held last Friday Feb 14th and was a wonderful success. We had about 60 parents come to school during the two lunches to ‘show their love’! Pictures of families were provided in a nice frame decorated by our Art students. Look for some of the pictures displayed in the hallway at school. Thank you to all who were able to come!
CAHS Night at The Movies
CAHS Night at The Movies (sponsored by the Class of 2014) will be held on March 7th at 7:00 p.m. at Screens at the Continent (6360 Busch Blvd.; Columbus, OH 43229). All students are invited to attend. The cost is $1.00. Students will be provided a list of movies prior to CAHS Night at The Movies. Upon arriving at the movies, students must simply state they are CAHSmic scholars to receive the special $1.00 price. We want as many students as possible to participate in this fun event!
Varsity Jackets will be available for CAHS students to purchase this Spring.
Jackets are wool with a quilted lining and will be $245 each (more if you want leather inserts). Pricing includes full name, CAHS in script and a chenille Pegasus sewn on the back. The jackets will be available to see at school during lunch periods on Feb 25th and orders will be taken then and also on March 4th. $150 deposit will be required when an order is placed. Less expensive Hollloway Duraweave Jackets (also quilt lined) will also be available. These are $119 each. They will have your student’s name embroidered over the left pocket and CAHS in script sewn on back. A $50 deposit will be required when ordering these windbreakers. Info available here.