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December 19: End of 1st Semester
December 22 - January 6: Winter Break
**Students will return to school on January 7, 2015. USD 261 is giving the students and staff an additional day of Winter Break to celebrate Oatville Elementary's Blue Ribbon Award they received this year. Congratulations to the students and staff at Oatville Elementary!
January 16: Building Inservice
January 19: Non-contract Day
The Triangle Factory Fire Project - January 24 & 25
The Curious Savage - February 27 & 28
The CHS Robotics Team traveled to Fort Smith, Arkansas to compete in the BEST Regionals against 34 other teams. After qualifying for the wild card round, the Campus Team outscored 7 other teams to advance to the semi-finals. Our team finished 14th in the robot competition. The team also received a 24.8 out of a possible 25 points for their marketing presentation and an 18.7 out of 20 for their booth presentation! Way to go Campus.
The Colt Strong/GEM 5K will be held on March 28, 2015 at the Colt Stadium. The Colt Strong/GEM 5K is a fundraiser in honor of Mr. Gary Engels, former CHS teacher and coach who exemplified what it means to be “Colt Strong”—compassionate, steadfast, and passionate about education. Student Council has set the following guidelines for selection:
*the beneficiary must be affiliated with Campus High School or USD 261
*the beneficiary must demonstrate financial need (health issues/medical bills, loss of home, etc.)
*a letter written by current CHS student or faculty explaining the need must be submitted to the Campus High School Counseling Office by February 1, 2015 (be sure to include contact information for the nominee).
The Student Council selection committee will announce the name of the selected beneficiary on February 15, 2015.
Student Council is putting together another plunging team to support the 2015 Polar Plunge for Kansas Special Olympics! If you are interested in “Freezin’ for a Reason” join the CHS Polar Plunge team by signing up with Mrs. Moree in the Counseling Office. Students and staff who join the team will need to raise $75 in their name in order to take the plunge. The Wichita Polar Plunge will be held at Watson Park on January 31, 2015. Visit www.ksso.org for more information or to make a donation to Kansas Special Olympics.
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