Thursday, January 16, 2020
Covington High School Announcements
There will be a Student Council meeting today during Homeroom in Mrs. Martin’s
Room in the Middle School.
Homecoming spirit dress up days are:
Wednesday: Red Carpet (dress as a celebrity/someone on the red carpet, a crazy fan, the paparazzi, or in all red to BE the red carpet)
Friday: Black and Gold (Seniors wear your denim!)
Friday game theme: Neon
Saturday game theme: USA
This homecoming season, the cheerleaders are sponsoring a locker decorating contest! Students can decorate their lockers to boost homecoming spirit and possibly win some money! Decorating can begin on Monday, and lockers will be judged Thursday evening. One winner from each grade will be chosen to win a $20 gift card.
Student clubs, organizations, sport teams, and grades can decorate a hallway/area of the school for a prize, too! Please sign-up in the office to claim your group’s space. Decorating can begin on Monday, and the displays will be judged Friday. The winner will be announced during halftime of the Homecoming Varsity basketball game on Saturday. All contests are completely voluntary.
Next Friday during Homeroom there will be a Homecoming walk through and all candidates and attendants are required to attend.
Mr. McCormick is in need of 3 CHS young ladies to work the wrestling tournament this Saturday.
Come and see Mr. McCormick in the front office if interested.
Those athletes who think they’ve earned enough points for an athletic jacket need to see Mrs. Brown by the end of the day Friday, January 17th.
Anyone wishing to bring someone from another school to the dance HAS to have the paper faxed or turned into the office by Friday, January 24th. No one from another school will be allowed in without a paper turned in by the 24th. Forms are available in the high school office.
Doug’s Studio will be here the morning of Thursday, February 6th to take senior portraits for the yearbook. Seniors remember that you should dress appropriately for the picture as these are the
pictures that will be in the yearbook and on the Composite in the hall. Boys should wear a shirt with
a collar or a shirt and tie. No tshirts.
Measuring for Honor Jackets will be Thursday, January 23rd at the beginning of homeroom. Please come to down the HS conference room to be measured.
Covington Band and Choir will be have a fundraiser night at Agave Azul on Wednesday, January 22nd from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. The money they raise will help fund their trip to Walt Disney World. Thank you for your support!
Students may check the lists on the guidance office window for Honor Jacket, chevron, and honor pin award winners. If you think you earned an award and you are not listed, please check with Mrs. Myers or Mrs. Brown.
Congratulations to the Winter Homecoming Queen and King Candidates and the class attendants:
Freshman Attendants: Conlan Moore and Elli Williamson
Sophomore Attendants: Alan Karrfalt and Paige Messmore
Junior Attendants: Isabel Seldomridge and Brandon Glover
Queen Candidates: Faith Barnes, Kamryn Gerling, Madi Kilby, Hope Linville
King Candidates: Colton Brown, Tanner Dreher, Caleb Ellmore, Daniel Keller
Homecoming is Saturday, January 25th. There will be a semi-formal dance after the game until 11:30 in the MPR. The theme for the dance is The Roaring 20s. Cost is $7, but if you bring two nonperishable items to donate to the food pantry, the cost is $5. Also, if you bring in items to donate, you will be entered in to win a $25 gift card.
There will be a prom committee meeting Friday, January 17 during homeroom in Mrs. Coffing’s room.
FFA Meeting for all members during homeroom next Tuesday January 21.
Weekend Red Cross Lifeguard class @ Fountain Central HS in Veedersburg, IN, just off I-74 & US-41, is now open for registration (starts Feb. 15). Lifeguarding is a tremendous summer and often year round job. Guards find work in local community, school, YMCA, state parks, and college pools. You must be 15 by April 1st 2020, and strong swimmer, able to pass a swimming test. Adults (teachers, coaches) are welcome. Download a registration flier at Crew272.org (follow the Lifeguard links – 2 clicks in) or text the instructor at 765-295-1548 for more information.
Please remember to check your lunch balance in Harmony. If you are in the minus NO extras or seconds. If your balance is over -$15.00, you will be given an alternate lunch, which includes a PB&J with a vegetable, fruit & milk.
The date for the Prom is Saturday, April 25 at the Beef House from 7:00 to 11:00 pm.
Covington High School 2020 yearbooks are now on sale. Cost is $50.00 You may pick up an order form in the high school office or order online at yearbookforever.com. Deadline date to order is March 20, 2020.
The 2019 Yearbooks have arrived. Graduates may pick them up from Mrs. Gee.
There several 2019 yearbooks left for purchase. If you would like to purchase
one the cost is $50.00.
To order school pictures online, please visit inter-state.com/order and use the
The SAT will be offered the morning of Wednesday, March 4th. Any junior or senior interested in taking the test should sign-up in the guidance office. The deadline for signing up and payment is January 29th. The cost is $49.50 (checks payable to Covington High School) – checks should be given to Mrs. Linville. A limited number of fee waivers (cost will still be $8) are available for students who qualify. Students should see Mrs. Myers to request a fee waiver.
Thursday, January 16: VGBB Parke Heritage at Rockville HS 6:00 pm
Friday, January 17: VBB Parke Heritage at Turkey Run HS 6:00 pm
Saturday, January 18: WRC Wrestling Tourney here 9:00 am