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CPHS Students Raise $6500 for World Vision Through the ’30 Hour Famine’

April 29, 2013 No Comments

On Friday, April 19th, 110 students from Carleton Place High School along with 45 grade 7 and 8 Carleton Place Intermediate students participated in the 30 hour famine, raising money for World Vision’s international charitable projects. We raised an incredible  $6500  showing once again that our students can be called upon to show up and […]

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Four CPHS Teachers to be Inducted into Director’s ‘Extra Mile Club’

Four CPHS Teachers to be Inducted into Director’s ‘Extra Mile Club’

April 25, 2013 No Comments

Teachers Tammy Hoytema, Geoff Winter, Monique Winter and Brian Dickie will all be inducted into Director David Thomas’s ‘Extra Mile Club’ at a ceremony on May 29th at North Grenville District High School for their work on Link Crew and the CPHS Crossfit programs respectively.  CPHS will be receiving two of the three awards being […]

CPHS Bears play up a Storm at Kiwanis Music Festival

April 24, 2013 No Comments

Congratulations go to the Garnet Band, CPHS Wind Ensemble and Jazz Combo for their excellent representation of CPHS on Friday April 19th.  The bands played to a small but appreciative group of community members, parents and frends in the music room while Dr. Jason Caslor from Memorial University provided insightful feedback and inspiration for the musicians and […]

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CPHS Hosts Lanark County Badminton Tournament, Sends two Teams to EOSSA

April 22, 2013 No Comments

CPHS hosted the Lanark County Championship Badminton Tournament on Thursday, April 18th. Congratulations to Cassidy Fraser and Cassie Sharp, SR girls doubles LCIAA Champions, and Laura Edgley and Jessica McNeil, SR girls doubles LCIAA Finalists, on their excellent performances. Both teams will represent Lanark County at EOSSA on April 23 (Cornwall). [slideshow_deploy id=’1194′]  

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CPHS Track Team Hosts, and Wins, Annual ‘Hibernation’ Meet

April 19, 2013 No Comments

CPHS held its annual ‘Hibernation Track and Field Meet’ earlier this week under generally rainy and windy conditions, but that did not deter the many athletes who ran, jumped and threw in this exhibition event.  With 17 schools from the Valley, Ottawa, and even Burlington traveling to the Bear-Field, the competition was of high quality.  At the […]

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Raffle of ‘Stars on Ice’ Box Seats will support Learning Commons Fundraiser

April 18, 2013 No Comments

The Student Council is currently selling raffle tickets for box seats for this Sunday, April 21st, to see Stars on Ice.  Tickets are 1 for $2 or 3 for $5. Please see a member of the council for your tickets.  The draw takes place Friday at 1pm.

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Video: CPHS ‘Reach for the Top’ Team Competes on Pembroke TV

Video: CPHS ‘Reach for the Top’ Team Competes on Pembroke TV

April 17, 2013 No Comments

The CPHS reach for the top team recently travelled to Pembroke to compete on Cogeco’s ‘valley reach.’  The team won two and lost one.  Congratulations to all team members and thanks to Mr. Moore for his coaching.  See the video here:

CPHS Gold Band to Play Movie-Themed Concert: Wednesday, April 24th @ 7pm

April 17, 2013 No Comments

Music students from Carleton Place High School (CPHS) are performing Carleton Place High School in Carleton Place at 7 PM, on April 24th, 2013.  The band will be playing themes from many popular movies, appealing to all ages. In addition, raffle tickets will be sold during, and are also available from all band members. See […]

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CPHS Student, Jordan McIntosh, Interviewed on CBC’s Ottawa Morning, CTV’s eTalk

April 15, 2013 No Comments

CPHS Student, Jordan McIntosh, was interviewed recently on Ottawa Morning by guest host, Laurel Tye. Jordan, a country music singer, has garnered significant media interest lately, including features on Canada AM and eTalk. For more information on Jordan and his appearance on eTalk, as well as other recent media appearances, visit his web site here: […]

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Student work: ‘Geologic Timeline Poem’ by Kate Bains

April 15, 2013 No Comments

  Geologic Timeline Poem Kate Bains CGC 1D1   Plate tectonics are the way That continents shift around. And though they don’t move much per year They manage to shift the ground   The group was called Pangea, These continents all together, But then they started drifting apart According to Alfred Wegener.   Slowly but […]

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