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My Fair Limey!

Ya’ll Come!

 

Covenant High School’s annual drama production is this Thursday & Friday, March 23 & 24 at 7:30 pm.

 

It’s My Fair Lady meets the Old West in this spin-off of the George Bernard Shaw classic.  Barclay Mellonford has relocated from the well-spoken land of manners and decorum to a lil’ old town out West.  He just has one problem: no one can understand a word he says! Bring the whole family to My Fair Limey for an evening of fun with the folks in Wildcat Crossing

 

You will be delighted with the talents of our young people!

 

Adults: $4     Students: $2    Children 12 and under: free

March 22, 2017

Compass: March – April 2017

Covenant Compass
March – April 2017

 

CHS Talent Show, Friday night, March 10
All current CHS students are invited to the CHS dinner and talent show on Friday night, March 10th.
 
Performance plans must be approved by Mr. Hannula. Students who want to participate should pick up a form from the office, complete it and turn it in to Mrs. Dille by March 3rd.
Time: 5:30 – 8:00 pmCost: $5.00, but increases to $6.00 after Wednesday, March 7th
 
This event is sponsored by student council.
Teacher In-Service, Friday, March 10th – Half Day– Students are dismissed at 11:02.
 
Easter Vacation – April 10-14
 
Drama Production
The 2017 Covenant High School play under the direction of Mrs. St. John is My Fair Limey. Rehearsals are Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:15 – 4:30 p.m. Performances will be 7:30 p.m. on March 23rd and 24th.
 
Scholarship Information
Post-high school scholarship opportunities are presented to college/career classes and posted on the main bulletin board as they become available. Mrs. Dille also has a scholarship notebook for parents and students to peruse.
 
Re-Registration News
All current CHS students planning to return to Covenant next year should attend to the re-registration materials that have been mailed home. If you did not receive registration materials, please request them from the office.
 
Returning students will be given a guaranteed place for next year only through March 21st. In order to secure a spot, fill out the re-registration materials and submit the $300 registration fee by that date. The fee for registering after March 21st is $350. Re-register soon!
 
Progress Reports
Mid-semester progress reports will be issued on April 3rd.
 
Art and Choir Notes
The Spring Concert and Art Show will be held Friday, May 18th.

February 27, 2017

Compass: February – March 2017

Covenant Compass
February – March 2017

 

International Party and Potluck, Friday eve, February 3rd  
Friends! Food! Fun! Activities! Music! All CHS students invited.
Come and enjoy the cultures represented by our students.
Entry fee: free   Time: 6 – 8 pm

 

Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 20th – No School
Teacher In-Service, Friday, March 10th – Half Day

 

Report Cards
The first semester ended January 20th and semester report cards were issued on January 27th.

 

New Student Registration for 2017-2018
Parents – don’t forget to begin the application process if you have an 8th grade child who wants to join his or her siblings at CHS next year.  Registration materials for returning students will be distributed in early March.

The admission test for new students is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8th from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  You may sign up for the test by calling the CHS office, 759-9570, or by emailing office@chstacoma.org.

 

CHS Talent Show
Friday, March 10th – more information to come!

 

Drama Production
The 2017 Covenant High School play under the direction of Mrs. St. John is My Fair Limey. Rehearsals are Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:15 – 4:30 p.m.  Performances will be 7:30 p.m. on March 23rd and 24th.

 

Scholarship Information
Post-high school scholarship opportunities are presented to college/career classes and posted on the main bulletin board as they become available.  Mrs. Dille also has a scholarship notebook for parents and students to peruse.

 

Weather-Related School Closures
If weather conditions or other emergencies (earthquake, etc.) appear to call for a possible delay or closure of school, call the school office, 759-9570, after 6:15 a.m.  Closures and delays will be announced on the voice mail message and on the school website, chstacoma.org.  under “News.”  If no weather-related information is given, you can assume school will begin at the regular time.

February 1, 2017

Compass: January 2017 – February 2017

Covenant Compass

January – February 2017

 

Help Spread the Word

Most people find out about CHS through personal contacts.  Please help us spread the word about Covenant.  We have brochures that explain CHS.  Contact the office and we will send you some brochures to pass along to your friends who may be considering a Christian high school education.

 

Finals Study Sessions

Wednesday, January 18th, immediately after school until 3:50 p.m., several teachers will run study sessions and snacks will be provided. All CHS students are encouraged to attend.

 

End of Semester Finals

On Thursday, January 19th and Friday, January 20th, we will operate on the following half-day alternate schedule:

Thursday, Jan. 19th

  • Session 1 (7:30-9:00) – English 9, English 10, International English 9 & 10, Physics/App. Science 11 & 12
  • Session 2 (9:30-11:00) – Math 9, Math 10, Civics 11 & 12

Friday, Jan. 20th

  • Session 1 (7:30-9:00) – Science 9, History 10, English 11 & 12, Internat. English 11 & 12
  • Session 2 (9:30-11:00) – History 9, Biology 10, Math 11 & 12

Parents, please note that students need to be picked up at 11:00 on January 19th and 20th  

Regular class schedules resume on Monday, January 23rd for the spring semester.

 

International Party and Potluck, Friday eve, February 3rd  

Friends! Food! Fun! Activities! Music! All CHS students invited.

Come and enjoy the cultures represented by our students.

Entry fee: free   Time: 6 – 8 pm

 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16th – No School

Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 20th – No School

 

Report Cards

The first semester ends January 20th and semester report cards will be issued on January 27th.

 

New Student Registration for 2017-2018

Parents – don’t forget to begin the application process if you have an 8th grade child who wants to join his or her siblings at CHS next year.  Registration materials for returning students will be distributed in early March.

The admission test for new students is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8th from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  You may sign up for the test by calling the CHS office, 759-9570, or by emailing office@chstacoma.org.

 

The Bible and New Year’s Resolutions

We encourage all students and parents to consider making a New Year’s resolution to read through the Bible in a year.  All it takes is to read three-and-a-half chapters per day.  See Pastor DeMass for a reading guide checklist to help you in this effort.

 

Drama Production

The 2016 Covenant High School play under the direction of Mrs. St. John is My Fair Limey. Rehearsals are Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:15 – 4:30 p.m.  Performances will be 7:30 p.m. on March 23rd and 24th.

 

Scholarship Information

Post-high school scholarship opportunities are presented to college/career classes and posted on the main bulletin board as they become available.  Mrs. Dille also has a scholarship notebook for parents and students to peruse.

 

Weather-Related School Closures

If weather conditions or other emergencies (earthquake, etc.) appear to call for a possible delay or closure of school, check the website, chstacoma.org under “News.”  You may also call the school office, 759-9570, after 6:15 a.m.  If no weather-related information is given, you can assume school will begin at the regular time.

January 9, 2017

Compass: December 2016 – January 2017

Covenant Compass

December–January 2016-2017

 

Christmas Concert and Art Show

The Covenant and Madrigal Choirs will perform the Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 8th and 9th. Come enjoy music celebrating Christ’s birth and the holiday season.  Prelude music begins at 7:10 p.m. and the choral music begins at 7:30 p.m.  Come support our art students whose work will be displayed before and after the concert.

 

Christmas Banquet – Tuesday, December 20th, 6:15 – 8:15 p.m.

Our annual Christmas Banquet will be held at The Courthouse Square Ballroom, 1102 A Street, Tacoma.  A wonderful dinner will be served and there will be a variety of activities. All students are warmly invited to attend. More information to come.

Please read the school guidelines below regarding banquets and social events. Students choosing to attend are required to stay for the entire event. Students who are bringing a guest must ask the office for a guest pass form and guests must follow all guidelines for dress and behavior.

 

Banquet Information and Guidelines

A Christmas Banquet is held each year at CHS. The purpose is to allow a special time of fun and fellowship for the students outside of the normal school days. It is not the intention of Covenant High School to encourage dating. All students are encouraged to attend the banquet individually or with others.

Sunday dress is most appropriate for the banquet. Students are discouraged from purchasing or renting formal attire. Students are encouraged to dress nicely from what they already have in their wardrobe and appropriately for the activity. Banquet attire is to reflect the same principles and guidelines of the general dress code policy. Short or low cut dresses, strapless and backless dresses, and dresses with spaghetti straps are not permitted. Students who do not follow these guidelines may be required to put on additional clothing provided by school staff.

 

Choir Notes: Please remember these dates

Wednesday, December 7th – Covenant Choir sings for Heritage Christian School’s morning chapel

Thursday and Friday,  December 8th and 9th – CHS Christmas Concert and Art Show.  Prelude at 7:10 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m.  Choir students report to the choir room at 6:30 p.m.

 

Tell Your Friends – New Student Recruitment

On Thursday, December 8th at 6:00 p.m., Covenant High School will host an open house with a light buffet for new prospective students and parents for the 2017-2018 school year. Please encourage your friends who are interested in Covenant to contact the school office, 759-9570, and visit the CHS website.  They will be personally invited to attend the open house, Christmas concert and art show. Information and registration packets will be distributed. Parents, don’t forget to begin the application process if you have an 8th grade child who wants to join his or her siblings at CHS next year.

Registration materials for returning students will be distributed in early March.

 

Please Mark Your Calendar

Christmas vacation begins at 11:00 a.m., December 20th.  School resumes on January 3rd.

 

The Bible and New Year’s Resolutions

We encourage all students and parents to consider making a New Year’s resolution to read through the Bible in a year.  All it takes is to read three-and-a-half chapters per day.  See Pastor DeMass for a reading guide checklist to help you in this effort.

 

Weather-Related School Closures

If weather conditions or other emergencies (earthquake, etc.) appear to call for a possible delay or closure of school, call the school office, 759-9570, after 6:15 a.m. Closures and delays will be announced on the voice mail message and on the school website, chstacoma.org. If no weather-related information is given, you can assume school will begin at the regular time.

 

December 2, 2016

Compass: November – December 2016

Covenant Compass

November–December 2016

 

Harvest Party thank you

Thank you to all who made the Harvest Party a success, particularly Mrs. Lyro, Mrs. McKown and Mrs. Stone for helping in the kitchen.

 

Christmas Concert and Art Show

The Covenant and Madrigal Choirs will perform the Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 8th and 9th. Come enjoy music celebrating Christ’s birth and the holiday season.  Prelude music begins at 7:10 p.m. and the choral music begins at 7:30 p.m.  Come support our art students whose work will be displayed before and after the concert.

 

Christmas Banquet – Tuesday, December 20th, 6:15 – 8:15 p.m.

Our annual Christmas Banquet will be held at The Courthouse Square Ballroom, 1102 A Street, Tacoma.  A wonderful dinner will be served and there will be a variety of activities. All students are warmly invited to attend. More information to come.

Please read the school guidelines below regarding banquets and social events. Students choosing to attend are required to stay for the entire event. Students who are bringing a guest must ask the office for a guest pass form and guests must follow all guidelines for dress and behavior.

 

Banquet Information and Guidelines

A Christmas Banquet is held each year at CHS. The purpose is to allow a special time of fun and fellowship for the students outside of the normal school days. It is not the intention of Covenant High School to encourage dating. All students are encouraged to attend the banquet individually or with others.

Sunday dress is most appropriate for the banquet. Students are discouraged from purchasing or renting formal attire. Students are encouraged to dress nicely from what they already have in their wardrobe and appropriately for the activity. Banquet attire is to reflect the same principles and guidelines of the general dress code policy. Short or low cut dresses, strapless and backless dresses, and dresses with spaghetti straps are not permitted. Students who do not follow these guidelines may be required to put on additional clothing provided by school staff.

 

Choir Notes: Please remember these dates

Wednesday, December 7th – Covenant Choir sings for Heritage Christian School’s morning chapel

Thursday and Friday,  December 8th and 9th – CHS Christmas Concert and Art Show.  Prelude at 7:10 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m.  Choir students report to the choir room at 6:15 p.m.

 

Progress Reports

The fall semester will be half-completed on November 7th. Progress reports will be issued to the students on November 10th. The mid-term progress report assesses the student’s progress to date. The end-of-the-semester report card, issued at the end of January will become part of the student’s permanent record. You can keep up on your student’s day-to-day progress on RenWeb.

 

Tell Your Friends – New Student Recruitment

On Thursday, December 8th at 6:00 p.m., Covenant High School will host an open house with a light buffet for new prospective students and parents for the 2017-2018 school year. Please encourage your friends who are interested in Covenant to contact the school office, 759-9570, and visit the CHS website.  They will be personally invited to attend the open house, Christmas concert and art show. Information and registration packets will be distributed. Parents, don’t forget to begin the application process if you have an 8th grade child who wants to join his or her siblings at CHS next year.

Registration materials for returning students will be distributed in early March.

 

Please Mark Your Calendar

No school, Friday, November 11th, Veterans’ Day

No school, Thursday and Friday, November 24th and 25th, Thanksgiving Vacation

Christmas vacation begins at 11:00 a.m., December 20th.  School resumes on January 3rd.

 

Weather-Related School Closures

If weather conditions or other emergencies (earthquake, etc.) appear to call for a possible delay or closure of school, call the school office, 759-9570, after 6:15 a.m. Closures and delays will be announced on the voice mail message and on the school website, chstacoma.org. If no weather-related information is given, you can assume school will begin at the regular time.

 

November 2, 2016