• Charger Daily Bulletin 

    May 20, 2019

    Follow Us @charteroakhigh and @cohsasb 

  • THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: “In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.”  Thurgood Marshall

     

    IB/AP Exams- Students taking the following exam please report to the designated testing area:

    IB Physics SL - Gym - 7:30

    IB Environmental Sys SL - Gym - 12:30p

     

    CO you know!!! Cheer squad, there is a mandatory cheer meeting on Wednesday May 22nd at 6pm. Location TBA. Please keep an eye out on Instagram for location. Cohscheer_19_20.

     

    Summer Water Polo - Coach & Booster meeting on Wednesday May 22nd at 7pm in the Multipurpose Room.  Parents & Players please attend for summer program information, cost & sign up.

     

    Charter Oak Swim is having a E-Waste Fundraiser Saturday May 25th, 9am - 3pm. Please donate your e-waste at the Charter Oak High School parking lot. Accepted items: computers, monitors, laptops, TVs, LCDs, PC boards, ink cartridges, power supplies, motherboards, wires and cables.  Auto/rechargeable batteries, power tool batteries, cell/landline phones, networking equipment, routers and Direct TV/cable boxes. Thank you! - Aquatic Boosters

     

    An Evening of Magic: Come out and support the band, color guard a Drumline! On June 7th at 7:00pm, they will be hosting a magic Show at the Royal Oak Theater! Fun for the entire family! Tickets are $10 each or 4 tickets for $35!  Email Mr. Lopez jblopez@cousd.net if you have any questions!

     

    ATTN SENIORS: You may order your FINAL transcripts on Parchment.com now. Select "HOLD FOR GRADES" when ordering. If you have any questions, see Ms. Frescas in the Registrar's Office.

     

    Attention Parents!!! We need your help!  Our school is currently gearing up for our WASC visit next year and we need input from our parents and community members.  Please take the time and complete the survey that can be found at the website listed below. It will only take a few moments!  You will be helping us by providing the school with valuable data that we can utilize to help make COHS better! Please email Lauren Dagata {Ldagata@cousd.net} if you have any questions or concerns.  Thanks for your help!

     

    www.cohsparentsurvey.weebly.com

     

    ICELAND 2020: There is still space available for you to join us! The sign-up discount of $200 has been extended through the end of this month! Here are all of the details you need: Your trip to Iceland is June 2-7, 2020, and requires only a $49 deposit to sign up!  Please call 800-468-5899 to register by phone and inquire about financial aid or go to worldstrides.com/signup to complete the registration form.  The Trip ID is 174549 and please use the following discount code: WS2020Trip. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Grund at kgrund@cousd.net.

     

    Library News: The Library will be closed today and for the remainder of the school year except for book returns. The Career Center will remain open. ~Ms. Harwood

     

    Senior Movie Night - Senior Movie Night is Thursday, May 23rd in the Gym.  Gym opens at 6pm, movie starts promptly at 6:30pm.  This event is for Charter Oak High School Seniors Only (bring school ID for check-in).  Hotdog, chips and drink provided by ASB. Snack bar will have additional drinks and snacks for purchase.  Outside drinks will not be permitted! - Mrs. Bauer

     

    Graduation Tickets: The last day to purchase tickets to the graduation ceremony is 5/24/19. Tickets are $10.00 each. Cash only.

     

    2019 Senior Class Photo and Graduation Diploma Ceremony Photos - Seniors don’t forget to turn in your photo order envelopes for your 2019 Senior Class photo and your Graduation Ceremony Diploma photo before Graduation! Order forms are available in the ASB Finance Office. All orders are due by Wednesday, May 29th so don't miss out. Visit our website to order photo from other COHS events. modernexposure.pixieset.com – Modern Exposure 909-356-2020

     

    Senior Refunds:  If you have a refund coming from the cafeteria and it is under $20.00, you can come by the cafeteria to claim your refund. If the refund is over $20.00, you can contact food services at 966-8331 Ext 90521. You will be refunded in August 2019. Time range for refunds will be now through May 24th.  Refunds are for Seniors only.  ~Ms. Harms

     

    CLUBS

    Asian Unity Club Meeting - Meeting will be at 12:15p on Wednesday, May 22nd in D6.  We will be voting for next year's officers so please plan on attending and bring your stamp card. Stamp cards = a vote.  

     

    Risen: Our end of the year potluck will be on Thursday, May 23. Sign up for what you are going to bring outside of S8. - Mrs. Hope

     

    Black Student Union:  Our end of the year lunch will be on Friday, May 24. Bring your $5 to Mrs. Hope in S8 by Wednesday.

     

    Poetry Club End of Year Celebration - Poets! Please join us for our last meeting of this school year TODAY at lunch in C-8.  Bring your poems to share and your appetite for some grub:) See you then! - Mrs. Dagata

     

    COUNSELING OFFICE/COLLEGE/CAREER NEWS

    HUGE CHARGER SHOUT OUT to Gavino Loera and Kailee Ayala! Gavino and Kailee have been offered a PAID summer internship with LA County Metro Transportation Authority (LA Metro). LA Metro received over 750 applications from students all over LA County, but only had enough spots for 250 students. Gavino and Kailee put in the work and it paid off. Congratulations Gavino and Kailee! -Mrs. Clayton

     

    Congratulations Christopher Sandoval! Christopher has been offered admissions to the University of La Verne. Christopher has decided to major in Psychology. Way to go Christopher!

     

    Big Charger Shout Out to Ashlynn Hopstein! Ashlynn has been offered admissions to Cal Poly Pomona. Ashlynn has decided to major in Political Science. Congratulations Ashlynn!

     

    Congratulations to Olivia Molina! Olivia has been offered admissions to California State University, Long Beach. Olivia will major in Pre-Biol Marine Biology program. Go, Olivia! Again, Congratulations.

     

    Big Charger Shout Out to Mia Garcia! Mia has been accepted as a student at Washington Adventist University.  Congratulations Mia! We are proud of you.

     

    Students:  If you are an advanced student and would like to be an online tutor.  Consider applying! Please send an email to Tracy Robertson: trobertson@methodschools.org or call 951-461-4620 for more information!

     

    Attention Students Given Summer School Paperwork: If you are planning on attending summer school at Charter Oak, you MUST return your registration papers to the counseling office as soon as possible--especially if you are behind on credits and need make up courses.

     

    Motion Picture Employers & I.B.E.W Union Local 40 Joint Apprenticeship Committee has an apprenticeship opportunity for Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning Mechanic (HVAC). Must be a minimum of 17 years of age in order to apply. However, applicants selected from the pool of those interviewed must be at least 18 years of age before being indentured. Applications are being accepted June 5, 2019 - June 8, 2019. For more information please stop by the Career Center- Mrs. Clayton

     

    Students Who Are At Least 16-Years Of Age: The Career and Technical Education Center at the Pomona Fairplex (CTEC) provides semester-long vocational training courses. Courses are offered at no charge to all high school students and with a partnership with San Antonio ROP, students receive hours that may be used for elective credits towards high school graduation. Please see the links below for CTEC information and summer 2019 application. Website: https://www.fairplex.com/tlcfairplex/programs/ctec/apply.

    Online Application: https://forms.gle/VJDnqUD992WLJtgJA.

     

    PLEASE NOTE: The Water Distribution Grade 1 Test Prep class is applicable only to students who have completed the Water Distribution Course. It is a test prep course not a credit-barring course.

     

    The CLYLP Los Angeles Institute (LAI) was established in 2006 to inspire and motivate students from Southern California to become future leaders through public service.  Open to 50 students from Los Angeles County, the three-day institute offers an impactful program designed to develop students’ leadership potential and increase their knowledge of the region’s cultural and political landscape. Institute participants connect with education, business, political and community leaders and receive encouragement in their pursuit of post-secondary educational opportunities. Housing, meals and program materials are provided at no cost to the participants or their families.  

    To be eligible to apply, students must:

    - Currently, be enrolled in a California high school for the 2018-2019 academic year and live in Los Angeles County.

    - Currently be in either 10th (Sophomore) or 11th (Junior) grade. (Freshman and Seniors are ineligible to apply)

    - Not have previously attended the Los Angeles Institute or the Sacramento Leadership Conference as a participant.

    - Must be able to attend the entire weekend; no exceptions or accommodations will be made.

    The Los Angeles Institute will take place Friday, August 2 to Sunday, August 4, 2019, and students will be housed at the University of California, Los Angeles. All institute activities take place in the City of Los Angeles.

    If you have any questions? Need more information? Go to www.clylp.org

     

    1020 Scholarships Up to $2,500 Each: The Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus and Endowment Fund President Walter Scott, Jr.  Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Have completed high school (or earned a high school equivalency credential)
    • Will be enrolled in eligible program in Fall 2019
    • Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States
    • Demonstrated critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA)
    • Demonstrated perseverance in overcoming adversity
    • Be under the age of 30
    • Be a United States citizen

    Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and supplies.  All scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution on behalf of the recipient. Please go to scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical for more information.

    Upcoming S.A.T. Dates: - June 1.  To register go to www.sat.org/register  

     

    Upcoming A.C.T. Dates: - June 8, July 13.  The test is not given at COHS.  To register go to www.actstudent.org   




    DATES TO REMEMBER   

    5/20/19 - Senior Awards - 6pm @ Luminate Church

    5/27/19 - Memorial Day Holiday

    5/28/19 - “0” Period Finals

    5/29/19 - Periods 1 & 2 Finals - 12:15 dismissal

    5/30/19 - Periods 3 & 4 Finals - 12:15 dismissal

    5/30/19 - Graduation in the Stadium @ 5pm

    5/31/19 - Periods 5 & 6 Finals - 12:15 dismissal

    5/31/19 - Last Day of School - 12:15 dismissal