Welcome to Covington Community School Corporation!
It is my honor to welcome you to the “Home of the Trojans”. I am proud to have the opportunity to represent the students, parents, staff, Board of Trustees and the school-community members of CCSC as we provide a laser focus on the growth and development of our children.
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Wednesday September 18, 2019
Covington High School Announcements
The Covington boys tennis team lost a close match to Southmont 1-3 last night.. Varsity winner was Evan Norton.
Sophomores: Powder Puff shirt orders and money are due by the end of school today.
Sophomore Float building will be this Friday at 5:30 pm at the Old Warrick Ford building
Behind Overpass Pizza.
There will be a Student Council meeting on Thursday, September 19 during Homeroom
in Mrs. Martin’s middle school room.
This Friday, the Covington Band will be present at the football game at Seeger for our
“Go Against the Patriots”. The band hopes to see you there as they cheer on our
Trojans to victory!!!
Dress up days for Homecoming Week are:
Monday: Pajama Day (school appropriate)
Tuesday: Beach Day
Wednesday: Powder Puff Shirts
Thursday: Decades Day
Friday: Crazy Black and Gold
Josten’s will be here on Monday, September 23 during lunch and from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
for Freshman to order class rings and Seniors to order Graduation announcements and
Cap and Gowns. They will be in the student lounge.
The elementary school is looking for high school student volunteers to help in the elementary library after school (3:15 – 4:00). Contact Mrs. Myers in Guidance if interested.
Those students who think they have earned enough points for an athletic jacket this fall need to see Mrs. Brown by the end of the day Friday, September 20th.
On Thursday, October 3rd, during Manufacturing Week, we will be taking juniors and seniors to MasterGuard in Veedersburg. The focus will be exploration of the various career options in manufacturing. We will leave the school at 12:40 and return by 2:20. Any interested junior or senior should sign-up in the guidance office by noon Friday, September 20th.
Powder Puff Football sign-up sheets are in the high school office. This is for
players and coaches.
Homecoming Parade: If you would like to place an entry in the Homecoming Parade,
please contact or call the high school office 793-2286. Deadline date for entries
is Wednesday, September 25. Lineup at the park at 4:30 and parade at 5:00
Congratulations to the 2019 Fall Homecoming court:
Freshman Attendant: Shayla Dunbar
Sophomore: Grace Wright
Junior: Jessalynn Simpkins
Senior Queen Candidates: Skylar Dunbar, Lidia Hanson, Emily Hohenstein, Ella Martin, Cori Wallace
The Covington Business Association has a new program – The Covington Business Association Ambassador. Any Covington Community High School junior or senior is eligible to apply. The selected student will serve as a volunteer at the Apple Fest, Ghost Walk and Magical Christmas. Upon successful completion of duties, the student will receive $500. This is a great way to gain volunteer experience. Please see Mrs. Myers for an application. Application deadline is September 20th.
There is a Registration Form in the office for the Halloween Hustle 5K/10K on Saturday, October
26 at 9:00 am at the Covington Circle Trail.
The 2019 Yearbooks have arrived. Graduates may pick them up from Mrs. Gee.
To order school pictures online, please visit inter-state.com/order and use the
After school snacks for high school fall athletes will be handed out in the
Student lounge Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday each week.
The City of Covington is collecting new and gently used winter coats (adult and children
sizes) for its annual coat give-away this fall.
As before, we especially need children’s washable coats sizes infant
through 16, and all sizes of coats for men and women.”
Coats may be brought to the City Building, 1329 Second Street, between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm
(EDT) weekdays. The city is also accepting monetary donations for the purchase of winter
SAT School Day will be Wednesday, October 16th (which is an E-Learning Day). Any senior interested in taking the SAT that morning at Covington High School should sign-up in the guidance office. The cost is $49.50. Checks should be made payable to Covington High School and given to Mrs. Linville. Fee Waivers are available if certain criteria are met – see Mrs. Myers with questions. The due date for registration and payment is September 18th.
Any junior or senior interested in meeting with a representative from one of the following college should sign up on the google sheet that was shared with you from Mrs. Brown.
Manchester University – Tuesday, October 8th during homeroom
Franklin College – Monday, October 28th during homeroom.
Thursday, September 19: Volleyball at Fountain Central 6:00 pm
Thursday, September 19: BTennis here Parke Heritage 5:00 pm
Thursday, September 19: Soccer here Western Boone 5:00 pm
Thursday, September 19: Cross Country Bi-County at Seeger 5:oo pm
Friday, September 20: Varsity Football at Seeger 7:00 ppm
Saturday, September 21: Volleyball at Lafayette Jeff 9:00 am
Saturday, September 21: Soccer Tourney here 9:00 am
Covington High School Athletic Department will be hosting the 1st Annual
All Sports Golf Scramble on Sunday, September 22. Start time is 1:00.
It is a Fundraiser to support all Covington High School and Middle School Athletic programs. Entry forms are available in the high school office.
All Sports Passes are on sale in the high school office.
Senior Citizen $35.00
Family Pass $170.00
Lunch today is Popcorn Chicken, Broccoli with Cheese, and Graham Crackers.
Breakfast tomorrow will be a variety of Breakfast Pizza.
Happy Birthday to Max Waddell
Honor Society meeting this Thursday at the first lunch bell in Mrs. Short’s room. Do not bring your lunch.
If you have sold any raffle tickets…drop the money and the ticket stubs off at the office this morning. Also, if you are not planning on selling your tickets…return them to the office…DO NOT leave them in your locker or backpack
Applications are open for 2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, honoring students in grades 5-12 for making meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service.
Sept. 13, 2019 Covington Elementary School Bulletin #7
***Working Together for Children***
Progress Reports were send home today.
PARENTS…..WHEN COMING INTO THE BUILDING YOU MUST COME THROUGH THE FRONT OF THE BUILDING AND SIGN IN AT OFFICER LARRY’S DESK. YOU WILL ALSO NEED A VISITORS PASS. PLEASE DO NOT COME IN THROUGH THE WALKER/CAR RIDER DOORS.
SCHOOL PICTURES WILL BE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH FORMS TO ORDER PICTURES WILL BE SENT HOME SOON!
COLTS PLAYER NIGHT/TAILGATE MEAL FRIDAY, SEPT 13 AT THE TROJAN COMPLEX FOR ANY TROJAN FAN 4:45 – 6; 30PM $1/PERSON. ALL FOOD, DRINKS, TABLE SERVICE PROVIDED. BRING YOUR CHAIRS AND COME EAT! PLAYERS WEAR COLTS JERSEY AND GET INTO THE GAME FREE. MEET AT NORTH END OF THE BLEACHERS TO MAKE A TUNNEL FOR HIGH SCHOOL PLAYERS BEFORE GAME. COLTS PLAYERS WILL ALSO BE INTRODUCED AT HALFTIME ON THE FIELD.
THE HOMECOMING PARADE WILL BE FRIDAY, SEPT 27TH. LINE UP FOR THE PARADE IS AT 4:30PM AT THE CITY PARK AND THE PARADE BEGINS AT 5:00PM. PLEASE CALL THE HIGH SCHOOL AT (765)-793-2286 IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE IN THE PARADE. THE DEADLINE TO SIGN UP IS WEDNESDAY, SEPT 25TH.
CROSSING GUARDS WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 7:45 – 8:00 IN THE MORNING. If you arrive at school after this time, please drive around to the front of the building to drop your child off for school. Car line and Walker doors are locked after 8:05a.m.
BIRTH CERTIFICATES AND SHOT RECORDS are due in the office ASAP!
REGISTRATION FORMS for the PK 4 year old class at CES are available. Students must be 4 years of age on or before August 1st.
TRANSPORTATION CHANGES NEED TO BE SENT TO THE CHILD’S TEACHER. WE WILL NOT ALLOW STUDENTS TO CHANGE HIS/HER REGULAR ROUTINE WITHOUT A NOTE OR PHONE CALL TO THE OFFICE. THIS IS FOR THE SAFETY OF YOUR CHILD/REN.
When entering CES, please do so at the MAIN ENTRANCE ONLY and CHECK IN AT THE OFFICE. Thank you!
TREATS BROUGHT IN FOR THE STUDENTS NEED TO BE PRE-PACKAGED FROM A STORE.
BACKGROUND CHECKS for parents wanting to go on field trips can be obtained through the school website under the Superintendent’s tab. There is a fee for the process. Background checks are good for 2 years.
For the safety and the enjoyment of all that attend Covington High School football games, Covington Elementary School students will not be allowed to run and play everywhere around the complex during games. If your child is not sitting in the bleachers, he/she will only be allowed to run and play in the grassy area north of the main home bleachers. Please understand this is not a supervised area. You are still responsible for the behavior and safety of your child. Thank you for your help in making sure our students stay safe and our fans enjoy the game.
VOLUNTEER MENTORS ARE NEEDED FOR COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM, INC OF WESTERN INDIANA TALKS (transferring a little knowledge systematically) MENTORING/LEADERSHIP PROGRAM. FOR MORE INFORMATION, YOU CAN CALL (765)793-4881 OR EMAIL email@example.com. MENTOR APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND ON CAPWI’S WEBSITE AT www.capwi.org.
THE HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE HAVING A CARNIVAL FUNDRAISER TO EARN MONEY FOR THEIR GETTYSBURG TRIP. CARNIVAL WILL TAKE PLACE SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19 FROM 6:00 – 8:30PM AT CHS.