Friday, April 8, 2022 Covington High School Announcements
The track team competed in a meet with Attica & North Vermillion last night. The boys finished 1st as a team and the girls were a very close 2nd. Congratulations to the following event winners: Bradley Lewsader in the high jump & 800, Lexi Slider in the high jump & 300 hurdles, Summer Krepton in the 100 & 200, Bernadette Goeppner in the 1600, Jonas Burris-Bunch in the 100, Ashlyn Livengood in the 100 hurdles, Wyatt Woodrow in the 1600, Nick Ferrati in the 100 hurdles, Atticus Grzieskiewicz in the 300 hurdles, the boys’ 4×800 relay of Mason Duprey, Wyatt Woodrow, Bradley Lewsader & Pierce Whiteman, the girls’ 4×400 relay of Lauren Vale, Lily Mullins, Lexi Slider & Bernadette Goeppner, the boys’ 4×100 relay of Bleron Saliji, Atticus, Austin Bechtold & Jonas, and the boys’ 4×400 relay of Mason Duprey, Atticus, Wyatt Woodrow & Bradley Lewsader. Excellent job track team! There is no track practice today.
Boys basketball will be starting open gyms next week! This is for anyone wanting to play basketball next year (incoming grades 7-12). This will take place on Tuesday mornings from 6:45-7:30 am and on Thursday evenings 6 pm-8 pm in the Varsity Gym. Open gyms will run from April 12 through May 12.
Seniors: If you have not picked up your graduation supplies from Josten’s, please see Miss Davis.Please hang up your gown. The wrinkles will probably fall out. Make sure the gown fits properly. Talk to Miss Davis if there is a problem. Seniors: If you need more announcements, Miss Davis has them for $ 1.15 each.
Senior Baby Pictures are due TODAY!! Please send your picture to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Now through April 14, the National Honor Society of Covington High School will be partnering with other Wabash River Valley schools Attica, Seeger, Parke Heritage, Riverton Parke, North Vermillion, and South Vermillion to raise funds for humanitarian aid for Ukrainian children and refugees. All proceeds collected will be sent to UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund). Donations can be made online at https://unicefusa.donorsupport.co/-/NSVERALT or in person at Juli’s Java, House with the Lions Antiques, Agave Azul, and Overpass Pizza in Covington.
All Covington Community Schools will be hosting a change/money drive during the same time period. Students will donate in their elementary classroom, middle and high school students will donate in their first period classes. All elementary donors will receive a sweet treat for donating. High school and middle school classes are competing for bragging rights and donuts. Any contributions would be greatly appreciated. Please help us make a difference
Danville Area Community College is looking for male athletes who may have weightlifting experience as well as female athletes to fill their 2022-2023 Season Roster. Male athletes are needed for Tumbling and Stunting, no cheer or dance requirements! Female athletes are needed for all positions. They will be hosting a Tryout Clinic (Tuesday, April 12th) and Tryouts (Thursday, April 14th) at DACC’s Mary Miller Gymnasium from 5-8pm. Tryouts are open to any high school senior or college student interested in attending DACC. Athletes who make the roster will be eligible for a partial athletic scholarship!
Prom tickets are now on sale in the High School office. Prom is April 23rd and tickets are $35 per individual. There are 3 sign-up sheets in the office if you are interested in Laser Tag, a Dodgeball tournament, or an Escape Room. You are welcome to do all 3, but sign-ups must be completed by April 15th in order to create schedules. Questions? See Mrs. Taylor.
Attention current 9th, 10th and 11th grade students interested in trying out for the high school dance team. First mandatory practice will be held Saturday April 9th from 2p-4p at the MPR. Please grab a flier from the High School office for more information!
Ag Day and Safety Day are back. FFA members are needed to help as presenters and group leaders. If you are a senior, junior, or sophmore FFA member check your email and respond.
Mr. Morgan is offering Lifeguarding classes April 30th-May 1st at Attica High School. If anyone is interested please register with Mr. Morgan before April 8th. You must be 15 years old before May 1st.
The 2021-22 CHS Yearbook is on sale until April 30th. There will be very limited extra yearbooks ordered this year, so if you intend to purchase a yearbook, this may be your only opportunity. Grab a paper order form in the high school office, visit yearbookforever.com, or see Mr. Sowers in person to get your yearbook reserved today.
Any junior or senior interested in meeting with a representative from Lincoln Tech Monday, April 11th during homeroom needs to sign the google sheet Mrs. Brown shared with you.
Covington City Pool is looking for summer help! If you are interested in being a Lifeguard and/or working concessions, pick up an application in the High School office!
Parents: Please send in/email proof of residency for your student (if you haven’t already). Document must have your address and a current date on it. Examples are a current utility bill, telephone bill, tax return, medical bill or similar information that provides a verifiable address with a clearly identified and readable date. TROJANS SPORTS CALENDAR Baseball 4/8/22 Varsity vs. Danville, Ill 5:30 pm (H) 4/11/22 Varsity @ North Putnam 11:00 am (A)
Softball 4/9/22 Varsity vs. McCutcheon (DH) 10:00 am (H)
Girls’ Tennis 4/9/22 Husky Invitational 9:00 am (H)