Students get crafty and create stress balls to help raise money for autism awareness. More than two dozen of her classmates created different homemade items to sell and raise money for local groups and charities and raise awareness for causes. Their philanthropy helped raise hundreds of dollars and they learned what it means to make a difference.
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The Revue of Nashville and the Charlotte Performing Arts Center are pleased to announce that they will offer two Summer Musical Theatre Camps again in 2017. The first session will be held at the Main Street Theatre in Nashville from July 10 - 14. The second session will be held at the Charlotte Performing Arts Center from July 17 – 21.
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The students at Washington Elementary worked so hard in both their academics and their positive behaviors this year that they were visited by Batman “The Dark Knight.” Batman pulled up in his Batmobile and greeted every student with countless photos.
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Mr. David Simpson, of the Charlotte Farm Bureau Insurance Agency, recently visited Charlotte Public Schools’ Parkview Elementary to promote ACES (All Children Exercise Simultaneously). ACES is a chosen day for all students in Michigan to have the opportunity to enjoy an outdoor physical activity.
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During the month of April, Charlotte Middle School participated in several Autism Awareness activities. April is National Autism Awareness Month and CMS wanted to honor it by informing students about Autism Spectrum Disorder. Charlotte Middle School kicked off this awareness event by holding a school wide assembly on April 21st.
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Google and State Representative Tim Walberg visited Charlotte Middle School students on Friday, May 12, to talk with them about being safe when using the internet. Google calls it the Online Safety Roadshow which is geared toward informing students about internet safety. Representative Walberg shared a personal story about why he believes internet safety is an important issue.
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On Friday, May 19th, the National Guard is bringing a new, state of the art semi truck that will allow students to interact with new technology, career ideas, and other opportunities. It will be parked near the high school main office. This is a brand new program, and CHS is one of the first schools to have the opportunity. #OriolePride
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The Charlotte High School Choir presents their 39th Annual Cabaret on May 19th and 20th @ 7:00 p.m. at the Charlotte Performing Arts Center.
Adult tickets are $8.00 while student and senior tickets are $5.00.
For tickets, call: 517.541.5690 or stop by the CPAC box office.
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Congrats to the CHS FFA (Future Farmers of America); our Forestry team placed third in the state with a gold state award out of 52 teams. Our Veterinary Science Team placed 37th out of 120 teams and our Dairy Foods Team placed 20th out of 69 teams at the recent skills contest at MSU. #OriolePride
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Congrats to the CHS drama department; they recently received Honorable Mention in the Overall Production category of the Excellence Awards. The cast of The Little Mermaid competed against 8 area schools and 10 musicals to achieve this honor! #OriolePride
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Charlotte Public Schools’ Upper Elementary is proud to be partnering with LAFCU to bring additional educational enrichment into the classroom. Mrs. Polly Cornish from LAFCU has been visiting Mrs. Jewell's fourth grade class as part of the Junior Achievement program.
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When faced with state mandated testing, most of us are not excited, right? However, that’s exactly how the students at Charlotte Public Schools’ Washington Elementary feel! The cause of this unexplained phenomena? A really supportive staff and fellow student body that are cheering the third graders on, “all the way!”
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Congratulations to Ashley Horn who was chosen as a winner of Drs. Burkhardt & Pecora 'My Teacher Rocks' contest. She was selected by a student to be recognized and thank her for being an AWESOME educator! She will be receiving a certificate of recognition, a gift card to Barnes & Noble, and a pizza party for your classroom! Go Orioles! #OriolePride
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Last year, BEDHD held a “Sun Safe” contest for 15–29 year olds to develop a public service announcement (PSA) video promoting sun safety. The winner of this contest had her ad featured in a local movie theater. This year, BEDHD is hosting a similar contest, but instead of creating a video, we are asking 15–29 year old Barry and Eaton County residents to design a billboard advertisement promoting sun safe behavior.
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Charlotte Public Schools is pleased to announce that Ms. Heather Worden has been selected as the Support Employee of the month and Ms. Tami Nixon as the Certified Employee of the month for the month of April 2017.
CPS April Employees of the month: Full Story →
Eight exceptional students have been selected as this year’s MYLead Ambassadors for Charlotte High School. They were nominated by their teachers and are considered the top leaders of their class.
CHS MYLEAD Ambassadors: Full Story →
Congratulations to fourth grade teacher Lisa Hoyt who is the winner of Drs. Burkhardt and Pecora's "My Teacher Rocks" contest. Mrs. Hoyt was recommended by a student. She will receive a certificate of recognition, a gift card to Barnes and Noble, and a pizza party for her classroom. #OriolePride
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Nelson Illusions, the nation’s largest touring illusions show, presents DREAMS OF THE IMPOSSOBLE on Saturday, May 13 @ 7:30 pm! The best illusions from around the world including: Blades of Death, a woman fired from a cannon, a man melts through solid metal, and the Jet Turbine Escape, along with smaller classic illusions.
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On April 21, 2017, Charlotte Upper Elementary was host to the Charlotte Elementary Science Fair. The science fair is an event that allows all of our elementary students in the developmental kindergarten through the third grade and the six grade, a chance to show off the love and passion for the sciences.
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Charlotte Public Schools’ Weymouth Child Development Center welcomed the Charlotte High School Chorale on Tuesday, April 25. The group sang four beautiful songs to the children at Weymouth, who ranged in age from 6 weeks old up to 6 years old. The children were mesmerized by the voices and dancing of the Chorale performers. It was a great experience for both Weymouth’s children and the CHS students alike.
CHS Choir Peformes @ WCDC: Full Story →