MLK Day – Monday January 16, 2017 – No Scool
Every Wednesday – Early Out – Dismissal 1:25 – No After School Bus
Reminder: Because we have both students and staff who have severe respiratory allergies, Chipman does not allow any type of sprays to be used at school (cologne, perfume, body spray, etc.). Anyone caught using any types of these sprays will face certain disciplinary action.
Beginning in January 2017 the price of the yearbook will be $35. Yearbooks are hard cover and all in color. You can also add your picture and name on the cover for an additional $5. You can pre-purchase your yearbook on-line at ybpay.lifetouch.com with ID code (12679917) or you can purchase at school during your lunch hour, CASH ONLY!
The next incentive trip will be in February following our next Benchmark testing window. The incentive window began yesterday, the 28th and will go through February 2rd. Following are the ways that you can increase your chances to win a seat on the bus for the incentive trip:
- Good Attendance (No more than two absences or lates to 1st period between November 28th and February 3rd.
- Getting to class or in line before the late bell rings
- Improving or passing your benchmark scores
- Being a good citizen in each or your classes and on the yard. This means following the rules in class or out of class, participating, staying on task, and definitely not having to be sent out of class for disruptive behavior.
2017 New York Trip: Deadline to sign up is Feb. 15. 2018 New York Trip: Sign ups are open now. See Mrs. Kornbau room 110 for more information.
Science Group on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school to the announcements. ALL Science Fair participants need to come to Science Group after school at 2:05 on either Tuesday (room 230) or Thursday (room 260) of this week to check in with Mrs. Lee or Mrs. Bogursky.
In need of a quiet place to read at lunch? Tuesdays and Thursdays, quiet reading room now available in 930 with Mrs. Garza. NOTE: Battle of the Books should still drop by on Tuesdays for updates.
Mathcounts will be held in room #650 on Monday from 2-3 and on Wednesday and Fridays at lunchtime. Mr. Wittman will be the mathcounts coach.
With Mr. Rojas – Boys Softball Tryouts for 8th graders Tuesday 1/17 and Thursday 1/19 for 7th graders.
Oral Language practices will be Wednesday at lunch and Tuesday after school. Also, will you put that the county competition is on Saturday, January 28th at Stonecreek Junior High. It is located at 8000 Akers Road, 93313, and the competition starts at 11:30 a.m.
Karaoke Singers during lunch Mondays and Thursday room 310. (Heasley)
100 mile club meets every morning on the track. Come and join us every morning on the track. Stay fit! (Rojas)
Art Club starting Mondays and Wednesdays during lunch in room 230. (Lee)
Come play chess on Wednesdays and Fridays at lunch in room 460. (Eyres)
The Anime and Manga Social Group will be meeting in room 220 at lunch every Tuesday and Thursday. Come join the fun! (Gunderson)
Robotics Team meeting Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 2-3 pm in room 130 (Venegas)