Cougar Daily Announcements

Monday, March 19, 2018


If the girls’ soccer game does not get cancelled tonight, JV will also have a game.


Anyone that wants to help with the musical with spot lights, sound or sets please see Mrs. Langhauser in room 1W.


Students who attend a High School in the Kaskaskia College District are eligible to participate in the Jump Start Program for the summer session. Current seniors are not eligible. Tuition will be waived for half of the cost of up to 3 credit hours. Students will be responsible for all fees, textbook cost & half of the tuition.  Students need to have at least a “C” average in high school and demonstrate a high maturity level in order to be successful in a college level course. Please see your counselor for a registration form. 

Seniors:  Check your email if you have not done so already.  The Senior Superlatives and Senior Profile forms were sent to you on Wednesday, March 7.  Please fill out these forms and submit them by March 21.  See either Mrs. Hogg if you have any questions.


All spots for the KC registration for next year's classes on April 3rd are full. Any student who did not sign up will need to register on campus. You will need to call in advance and set up a college day and then get a form from Miss Lohman to take with you for proof. The admissions number is 545-3060.


Any junior or senior who is interested in meeting the following college reps needs to sign up in Miss Lohman's office. Please bring your agenda book to get a pass.

March 19th- Ranken (2:00)

March 20th: SIUC (9-9:30)

March 21st- St. Louis College of Pharmacy (9:00)


Attention Seniors:  The March Scholarship has been posted on the google classroom and is also available on the school's website under Academics/Scholarship News.


Join the Midwest Cyber Center at McKendree University for a week long FREE CyberCamp June 25-29 from 9am - 12pm. This camp is open to all Middle School and High School students (students going into 6th - 12th grade for the upcoming school year).  Students will be able to explore cybersecurity career opportunities, cyber ethics, online safety, how computers work, and cyber threats. They will have the opportunity to learn these skills through fun, hands-on, interactive activities. The last day of the camp will give the students the opportunity to test what they've learned through a fun mini competition! Register online at


Help Wanted:  Knotty Pine is looking to hire waitresses and dishwashers.   You need to be at least 16 years of age.  If interested, apply in person.



Cougar Parents:  For updates and other valuable information regarding Central, please review “Mr. Meyer’s Quarterly Message” on the front page of the school website.  Thank you. (3-28)


Parent/Teacher Conferences are scheduled for Tuesday, March 20th from 6:00 P.M. through 8:30 P.M. in the West Gymnasium.  Parents will have an opportunity to meet with their child’s teachers and discuss academic progress at the conferences.  We encourage all parents to attend and take advantage of the opportunity to discuss their child’s status with teachers.



Registration for 2018-19 Classes

Over the next few months, we will be working with current students to register in courses for the 2018-19 school year.  As part of this process, we encourage students and their parents to discuss the sequence of courses and preferences in a four-year curricular plan. 





Mar 20 -        Parent / Teacher Conferences (6:00-8:30)

Mar 21 -         National Honor Society Induction (7:00 P.M.)

Mar 22 -        FFA Banquet @ Albers Legion (7:00 P.M.)

Mar 28 -         1:15 P.M. Early Dismissal

Mar 29-         Spring Break Begins

Apr 3 -          School Resumes

Apr 13 -         Fourth Quarter Mid-Term

Apr 13 -        Spring Musical “Annie” - 7:00 pm

Apr 14 -        Spring Musical “Annie” – 7:00 pm

Apr 15 -        Spring Musical “Annie” – 2:00 pm

Apr 16 -        Scholar Bowl Reception and Awards Ceremony (7:00 P.M.)

Apr 25 -         Clinton County Academic Excellence Banquet

May 4 -          Classroom Recognition Awards (10:00 A.M.)

May 4 -         11:30 Dismissal (School Improvement Meetings)

May 5  -          Junior/Senior Prom

May 9 -          Academic Achievement Awards (7:00 P.M.)

May 11 -        Spring Concert (7:00 P.M.)

May 17 -         Final Exams

May 18 -        Final Exams

May 21 -        Finals Exams (1:15 dismissal)

May 20 -         Athletic Banquet (6:00 P.M.)

May 22 -        Senior Breakfast and Rehearsal (8:00 A.M.)

May 24 -        Graduation Ceremony (7:00 P.M.)