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CPHS Celebrates Student Council Spirit Week

CPHS Celebrates Student Council Spirit Week

February 10, 2014 No Comments

Spirit week continues this week, with themed dress days throughout: Monday – Garnet and gold Tuesday – Toga Wednesday – Camo and Plaid Thursday – Team Canada and dance – Intermediates in afternoon, Secondary from 7-10pm Friday – Red / pink Reminder that the bone marrow drive for students aged 17+ is Tuesday at MSIP. […]

Grade 8 Reach Ahead Com Tech Class Makes Buttons for ‘Day of Pink’

Grade 8 Reach Ahead Com Tech Class Makes Buttons for ‘Day of Pink’

February 9, 2014 No Comments

Members of the grade 8 reach ahead class, currently earning a grade 9 credit, recently created their own buttons.  Photos of the process below.

CPHS Bears Girls Hockey Find Success in Pre-Season Tournament

CPHS Bears Girls Hockey Find Success in Pre-Season Tournament

February 9, 2014 No Comments

The CPHS Girls Hockey Bears came out of hibernation to face off their season at the Arnprior District High School Girls Hockey Tournament yesterday.  CPHS iced a full roster of 15 skaters and a goalie, including a good mix of energetic juniors and experienced seniors. In their opener, the Bears stormed the ice to face […]

Grades 9-12 to Participate in Compass Survey

Grades 9-12 to Participate in Compass Survey

February 7, 2014 No Comments

Students in 9-12 will be invited to participate in a survey from Compass on health and wellness (the survey includes questions about diet, exercise, smoking, drug use, etc.)  All responses are confidential. Any parent or guardian who does not wish their son/daughter to participate is asked to contact Karen Biggs at ext. 426. More information […]

CPHS to Host OneMatch Bone Marrow Donor Event on Tuesday, February 11th

CPHS to Host OneMatch Bone Marrow Donor Event on Tuesday, February 11th

February 6, 2014 No Comments

CPHS students, Keisha and Teagan Simpson, are organizing a bone marrow donor drive in honour of a basketball opponent from Kingston, Mackenzie Curran.  Mackenzie is fighting Myelodysplastic Syndrome, a pre-state of Leukemia.  Inspired by her story, the Simpsons have contacted the family, Canadian Blood Services, and the school in order to make this happen. Potential donors, […]

Champions 4 Kids Family Day Ski Event

January 31, 2014 No Comments

The Upper Canada District School Board, in conjunction with Mount Pakenham, is once again hosting the Champions 4 Kids Family Day Ski Event to raise funds for our Champions for Kids foundation. Champions for Kids helps level the playing field for children of struggling families. It gives them a helping hand to meet their Children’s […]

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CPHS CrossFit Gym Gets New Look

CPHS CrossFit Gym Gets New Look

January 31, 2014 No Comments

Thanks to the talent of students Amanda Behrens (left) and Sharon Selway, the weight room is now sporting a new mural. Thank you to both girls for their time and energy in completing the project.  

CPHS Bear Radio – Video Preview

CPHS Bear Radio – Video Preview

January 30, 2014 No Comments

A sign of things to come…    

CPHS – Proud to Wear Pink! CPHS Pink Shirt Order Form Due February 7th

CPHS – Proud to Wear Pink! CPHS Pink Shirt Order Form Due February 7th

January 30, 2014 No Comments

CPHS – Proud to Wear Pink! “Standing Together to Make a Difference”  Why Pink?  CPHS is proud to wear pink to show our support for the International Day against bullying and discrimination in schools and communities (February 28th this year). We invite everyone to celebrate diversity by wearing a pink shirt! This year CPHS is […]

Reminder: PA Day Friday, January 31st

Reminder: PA Day Friday, January 31st

January 30, 2014 No Comments

Just a reminder that tomorrow is a PA day for all students.  Staff will be busy working on marking and report cards. Semester 2 for secondary students starts on Monday, February 3rd.  Report cards for all grades will be issued in mid-February.