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EQAO: Grade 9 Math Testing June 12th-13th

EQAO: Grade 9 Math Testing June 12th-13th

May 29, 2013 No Comments

All Grade 9 students taking Math this semester will be writing the EQAO Math Test on Wednesday, June 12th and Thursday, June 13th. Please see Mr. Norbraten if you have any questions.

CPHS Student Council Celebrates Spirit Week with Staff Karaoke, Final Dance of Year

May 29, 2013 No Comments

The CPHS student council is running a spirit week with themes for each day this week.  Yesterday’s ‘Disney’ theme was highlighted by teachers performing Disney Karaoke in the caf at lunch time. The final dance of the year is Wednesday, May 29th from 7-10pm and features a Parisian theme. Below: Pictured is Mr. King and […]

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UOttawa Professor, Dr Darcy Santor, Provide Tips on Dealing with Negative Thoughts

UOttawa Professor, Dr Darcy Santor, Provide Tips on Dealing with Negative Thoughts

May 29, 2013 No Comments

Grade 11 and 12 students at CPHS participated in workshops on the topics of Setbacks and Negative Thoughts. We welcomed Dr. Darcy Santor, a clinical psychologist and professor at the University of Ottawa. He spoke to students about the impact of negative thinking, and introduced ways to deal with negative thinking in their everyday lives.  […]

CPHS Wins 14th Consecutive Lanark County Track Meet

May 22, 2013 No Comments

CPHS won its 14th consecutive Lanark Country Track and Field Championship on May 15-16th.  The ‘Garnet and Gold’ won the overall, as well as the both the boy’s and girl’s titles in a meet featuring all of the Lanark County high schools.  Outstanding performances include Haylely Romain  (who won all three of her events and […]

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CPHS Students Hear Presentation on Staying Safe

May 14, 2013 No Comments

Grade 11 and 12 students at CPHS listened to a presentation today by the Carleton Place Municipal Drug Strategy Committee’s Nicole Pearson, MTO, and local OPP officers Sgt. Rob Croth and Cst. Sean Trahan, dealing with drugs, impaired driving and staying safe.  Many thanks to our community partners for coming in today to address these […]

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First Ever CPHS Grade 7-12 Track Meet Great Success

May 10, 2013 No Comments

Students from grade 7 and 8, as well as the grade 9 to 12 track team, competed in a track meet at the Bears’ Field on Tuesday, May 7th.  The participation level was high and the warm weather brought out lots of smiles and good performances. Congratulations to all of the athletes involved, and many […]

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CPHS Enviro Program 4 Day Trip: Studied Stream, Called Owls, Saw Pickerel Spawn

May 10, 2013 No Comments

Students from the CPHS Enviro program hiked into their annual Forest Ecology Camp in at Upper Park Lake in Lanark Highlands. They spent 4 days collecting and analyzing data on fresh water streams, forest management and wildlife habitat. Highlights included witnessing the annual pickerel spawn, calling barred owls (like the one pictured near the site) into the camp at night […]

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Award Winning Costume Desginer to Work with CPHS Students May 3rd

May 1, 2013 No Comments

Award winning costume designer Ingrid Harris is coming to Carleton Place High School May 3rd to provide Arts and Culture Specialist High Skills Major students with an opportunity to explore the world of costume design and development.  Students will be given the opportunity to create period costumes from different eras with sewing machines humming and […]

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NEWS from Guidance

NEWS from Guidance

May 1, 2013 No Comments

GRADS ….see new Scholarship and Bursary information posted on Guidance Page! Anyone interested in SUMMER SCHOOL 2013 should make an appointment to see a Guidance Counsellor.    

Link Crew Holds Event for Grade 9 Students

May 1, 2013 No Comments

On April 30th, the Link Crew – a group of grade 12 students whose job is to make the transition to high school smooth for grade nine students – held a fun event in the Caf during MSIP.  Activities included a massive game of rock, paper, scissors, and a boys vs. girls game of Jeopardy. […]

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