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EQAO Grade 10 Literacy Test, Thursday, April 11th

EQAO Grade 10 Literacy Test, Thursday, April 11th

April 9, 2013 No Comments

All grade 10 students, and any other students in older grades who have not yet written the test, will be writing it on Thursday AM.  Successful completion of the test is required to complete the Ontario Secondary School Diploma so attendance is very important. Parents/guardians of any students who are away on Thursday should contact […]

Earn 40 Volunteer Hours this Summer at the Almonte General Hospital

April 3, 2013 No Comments

CPHS students are invited to apply to the “Junior Volunteer Program” at the Almonte Hospital and Fairview Manor for this summer.  Successful applicants can earn all 40 hours required for graduation in a single week! Interested students can come to the office to get an application package, or print off the package from the link […]

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CPHS Student Wins First Prize and $500 in UCDSB Contest

March 28, 2013 No Comments

Grade 10 student, Liam Ryan, has won first prize in a design contest put on by the UCDSB to help promote the Specialist High Skills Major programs.  Liam’s winning desgin will appear on all major promotional materials produced to promote the programs.  He has also received a cheque for $500. Congratulations!

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Yearbook Orders Due Next Week – Friday, April 5th

Yearbook Orders Due Next Week – Friday, April 5th

March 28, 2013 No Comments

All students are reminded that yearbooks need to be pre-ordered with a deadline of Friday, April 5th (extended from April 1st). The order form is available from the office or can be downloaded and printed below.  Don’t be dissapointed – get your yearbook order in soon! Yearbook Order Form – Due April 5  

Grade 8 Students Make Their Own Soap in the Chemistry Lab

March 27, 2013 No Comments

Mr. Hickey’s grade 8 class collaborated with Mr. Russell to make soap during their intermediate science period.  Using simple products and chemicals such as crayons, olive oil, water and Sodium Hydroxide, students were able to produce soaps of different colours, sizes and scents.  Students were able to practice safe laboratory protocol and procedures in preparation for grade 9.  This was a great activity that […]

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CPHS Hosts Successful Intermediate Boys UC Bball Tournament

March 26, 2013 No Comments

In addition to the girls tournament, CPHS also hosted the Intermediate Boys on March 21st.  This was another very successful event.  Thank you to VP Tracy Staples for organizing both events and for Referee Steve King who worked both tournaments. Congratulations to ADHS who slipped by a competitive Chimo team to win by 1 point […]

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CPHS Hosts Intermediate Girls UC Lanark Tournament

March 26, 2013 No Comments

CPHS hosted a very successful Intermediate Girls’ basketball tournament Wednesday, March 20th.  Congratulations to all the of the players, coaches and refs for a very successful day.   Special congratulations to the winners, ADHS, and runner up team, Stewart. Thanks to Teagan Simpson, Keisha Simpson and Lauren Stroud for coaching the girls and to the many CPHS students […]

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Secondary Prelim Reports Home Today, Parent-Teacher Interviews March 21, 5:30-7:00pm

Secondary Prelim Reports Home Today, Parent-Teacher Interviews March 21, 5:30-7:00pm

March 18, 2013 No Comments

Secondary Preliminary Reports for semester 2 are being sent home with students today.  If you do not receive all of them, please contact Guidance. Parent-Teacher interviews are scheduled for Thursday, March 21st from 5:30-7:00pm.  Please contact the Main Office for an interview time.

CPHS Girls Hockey Competes in Local Tournament

March 7, 2013 No Comments

Imagine if the Ottawa Senators played the Boston Bruins, Buffalo Sabres, Montreal Canadiens and of course the Toronto Maple Leafs, all in the same day. In addition to going 0-4, they would probably have 25 players on the injury reserve. Yet, this was the task faced by our girls hockey team, who played their own […]

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CPHS Enviro Students – Snow Storm Makes for Memorable Camping Trip

March 5, 2013 No Comments

The CPHS Enviro were out camping in the snow last week. The students snowshoed 7 km into a small lake and set a campsite for three days. Students conducted chemical tests on the lake through the ice, learned how to travel through the forest with map and compass, and how to recognize a dozen different tree species […]

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