CHARLOTTE EARLY MIDDLE COLLEGE FEATURED ARTICLE
Charlotte Early Middle College was a feature article in the monthly newsletter from National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships. Great work! #OriolePride
Early Middle College Spotlight in .pdf format →
EMERGENCY WEATHER DAYS FORGIVEN
On Friday, May 10, 2019, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed legislation that will forgive four additional emergency weather days that occurred beginning January 29 through February 1, 2019.
The calendar for the 2018-2019 school year will now revert back to what it originally was with June 6, 2019 being a half day of school, and June 7, 2019 being the final day of school which is also a half day.
Weather Days Forgiven in .pdf format →
HEAD FOOTBALL COACH @ CHS
The Head Football Coach at Charlotte High School, Mr. Kevin Bennett, has resigned his coaching position for personal reasons, effective immediately.
Mr. Mike Sparks has been named the Head Football Coach for the 2019 season. Sparks currently serves as the Youth Recreation Coordinator for Charlotte Public Schools.
CHS Football Coach in .pdf format →
CASH IN ON SCHOOL DISCOUNTS
Staff, students, and families can receive Michigan educational prices!! CASH IN ON SCHOOL DISCOUNTS Now through September 30, 2019.
Awarded Vendors on the 2019 REMC Device Purchasing Bid are offering discounts to staff, students, and families on computers and accessories purchased for PERSONAL use!
School Discounts in .pdf format →
CHS INTERACT CLUB HELPS TO COMBAT HOMELESSNESS
The CHS Interact Club brings together fellow students to develop leadership skills while discovering the power of Service Above Self. Our students connect with leaders in our community and around the world to take action to make a difference in our school and community, discover new cultures and promote international understanding, become leaders in our school and community, and have fun and make new friends from around the world.
CHS Interact Club in .pdf format →
CHS BUSINESS STUDENT EARNS MICROSOFT CERTIFICATION
Congratulations to the new Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certified student. On April 24, 2019, Michael Leiby took the MOS Excel 2016 certification exam, and successfully passed certification. Michael is the first student to complete the required training to be eligible to take the challenging Excel certification test.
MOS Certification in .pdf format →
CHS’S CARTER SIGNS WITH OLIVET COLLEGE
Charlotte High School senior, Rhys Carter will be continuing his academic and athletic career this upcoming fall when he joins the Olivet College Football Program. Carter has been a three-year varsity football starter with the CHS Orioles. This past fall Carter was the starting tight end and defensive end.
Carter Signing in .pdf format →
BUDGET HEARING NOTICE
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on Monday, May 13, 2019, at 6:30 o'clock p.m., at Charlotte Public Schools
Administrative Offices, Michigan, the Board of Education of Charlotte Public Schools will hold a public
hearing to consider the District's proposed 2019-2020 budget.
The Board may not adopt its proposed 2019-2020 budget until after a public hearing. A copy of the
proposed 2019-2020 budget, including the proposed property tax millage rate, will be available
beginning May 10, 2019, for public inspection during normal business hours at the Charlotte Public
Schools Administrative Offices, Michigan. The same can also be found on the Charlotte Public Schools
The property tax millage rate proposed to be levied to support the proposed budget will be a subject
of this hearlng.
Budget Hearing Notice in .pdf format →
POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS
The Board of Education of Charlotte Public Schools is conducting a search for its next Superintendent. It is expected that the new Superintendent will be in place July 2019.
Interested candidates should complete and submit the Michigan Leadership Institute online application found at: https://www.applitrack.com/mileader/onlineapp/default.aspx
Superintendent Posting in .pdf format →
UPCOMING CPS BOND PRESENTATIONS
Please join us for two upcoming bond presentations that will be led by Mr. Richard M. Ames, Interim Superintendent of Charlotte Public Schools. We look forward to sharing information with community members about the May 7th bond election and answering any questions you may have. Additional information can also be found by visiting: www.cpsbond2019.com
Dates for the Bond presentations:
- Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at The Center, 804 S. Cochran Ave
- Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at Evelyn Bay Coffee, 134 S. Cochran Ave
Both events are open to all community members, parents, staff and students. We hope you will join us!
Bond Forum Article in .pdf format →
INAUGURAL SEASON OF CPS YOUTH VOLLEYBALL A HUGE SUCCESS
The CPS Oriole Youth Recreation (OYR) Program just recently completed its first season in the Red Cedar Volleyball League. The program, which began in March concluded this past weekend with each of the six Charlotte teams competing in grade level tournaments. The teams showed significant improvement over the four-week regular season.
OYR Volleyball in .pdf format →
CHS CHEERLEADERS RECEIVE DREAM TEAM HONORS
Three Charlotte High School seniors, Kenzie Bleisch, Mady Conklin and Lauren Wietzke, were named to the Lansing State Journal Competitive Cheerleading Dream Team. Athletes named to the Lansing State Journal Dream Teams will be attending the Lansing State Journal Sports Awards. This year’s ceremony is scheduled for 7:00 p.m., June 4, at Michigan State University’s Wharton Center, with the red carpet starting at 6:00 p.m.
Cheer Dream Team in .pdf format →
JOIN US FOR BOND PRESENTATIONS
Join Us for the upcoming Bond Presentations on April 23rd @ 5:30 PM at the Eaton Area Senior Center, 804 S. Cochran and May 2nd @ 5:30 PM at Fay’s Evelyn Bay Coffee Shop, 134 S. Cochran.
Both events are open to all community members, parents, staff, and students. Bond Vote will be May 7th, 2019
Stay in the Know. Visit us online! CPSBOND2019.COM
Bond Presentations Flyer in .pdf format →
REVISED STUDENT CALENDAR FOR APRIL-JUNE, 2019
Please see the link below for the revised student calendar for April through June 2019.
Charlotte Public Schools will revert to the original 2018-2019 calendar if the Governor signs into law additional ‘forgiven’ school days that covers our cancellation overage.
This adjusted calendar does not change the date of graduation or the seniors’ scheduled last day of attendance.
April-June Amended Calendar in .pdf format →
ORIOLE PRIDE DAY VIDEO
Please watch our video on Oriole Pride during Oriole Pride Day at Charlotte Public Schools. Our Pride is EVERYWHERE. On Friday, March 22, CPS students and staff celebrated their successes and showed their Oriole Pride.
Oriole Pride Video in Youtube format →
CHARLOTTE WELCOMES GIRLS ON THE RUN
This spring, Charlotte welcomed Girls on the Run! This program is for girls in 3rd-5th grade at Charlotte Public Schools. Our group of 14 girls are coached by, Allie Wilcox (2nd grade teacher at Washington Elementary) and Sheila Queener (4th grade teacher at Charlotte Upper Elementary). Girls on the Run is a program that inspires girls to understand their limitless potential and build healthy relationships while creatively integrating running.
WA Girls on the run article in .pdf format →
POSITIVE TEACHING AT CHARLOTTE UPPER ELEMENTARY
Charlotte Upper Elementary has been very excited to start several programs designed to help students be successful socially, and help them take control of their emotions. Programs like Second Step, PBIS, Michigan Model for Health, and speakers like Basketball Jones and the Kindness Campaign all focus on helping students get along and feel good about themselves.
CUE Positive Teaching article in .pdf format →
CHS HONORS CAAC SENIOR SCHOLAR ATHLETES
The Charlotte Public Schools Athletic Department is proud to announce their 2019 Senior Scholar Athlete list. The Capital Area Activities Conference every year recognizes 10 senior athletes from each of the 19 CAAC schools. These senior athletes have earned at least two varsity letters and have the highest GPA in their class among athletes. This year’s list is all young ladies who have shown excellence both on the field of competition and in the classroom. This year’s CHS senior honorees are:
Lauren Anderson, Ashley Beck, Mackenzie Bleisch, Riley Cantwell, Madyson Conklin, Emma Eddy, Caroline Jones, Sophia Lupini, Lauryn Moubray, and Lauren Wietzke.
CAAC Scholar Athletes article in .pdf format →
CHS SENIORS MAKING AN IMPACT
Each year, the Senior Class at Charlotte High School completes service projects that benefit the Charlotte community. As one of this year’s projects, a group of students with the help of Ag Mechanics teacher Nick Thompson, created decorative, metal lawn ornaments. Using the Agricultural Science Department’s plasma cutter they cut the Oriole head and welded a metal post to it. They finished it off by painting the entire lawn ornament.
Senior Impact article in .pdf format →
CHS’S THORNE SIGNS WITH OLIVET COLLEGE
Charlotte High School senior, Jarrett Thorne, has decided to continue his wrestling and academic career at Olivet College. Jarrett was very accomplished in his time as an Oriole. He was a captain for two years, received All Conference honors all four years, a state qualifier in 2018, and is supporting a 3.54 GPA.
Thorne Signing article in .pdf format →