• 2016-2017 Transition Calendar for Eighth-Grade Students and Families

     Jan. 12, 2017

    Eighth Grade Curriculum Night • 7 p.m. • CHS Auditorium
    This is an evening for eighth-grade parents ONLY. Incoming ninth-graders have their own, separate orientation.

     January 2017

    WMS Classroom Presentations
    CHS Counselor Joyce Bell will visit students at Wydown in their classrooms to discuss a variety of topics, including the CHS Program of Studies, graduation requirements, elective choices for ninth grade and building a strong high school transcript.

     January 2017 Lunch Bunches at WMS
    CHS Counselor Joyce Bell and WMS Counselor Jason Thompson will schedule drop-in lunch bunches with the eighth-graders at WMS to address questions and concerns about the ninth-grade transition and life at the high school.
     Feb. 6-24, 2017 10-Minute Individual Registration Meetings (students only)
    CHS counselor Joyce Bell will discuss and answer questions about ninth-grade course selection, including elective choices.
    March 17, 2017 Course Verification Sheets Mailed Home
    Parents and students review courses selected for ninth grade including recommended class placements. Parents/guardians can contact Joyce Bell at [email protected] prior to May 1 to address course selection.
     April 7, 2017  
    Eighth-Grade Teams Tour CHS
    Students tour CHS and have an opportunity to interact with high school students and faculty and become familiar with the high school.
     May 1, 2017 Deadline for Parents/Guardians to Request Course Changes for Ninth Grade
     August 2017 Freshman Orientation
    New ninth-grade students will spend the day with student mentors and faculty and also visit the CHS Activities Fair.
     August 2017 CHS Freshman Parent Night
    This informative session will be held one hour prior to the CHS Open House.