Reminder- High School Parent/Teacher conferences will be held today from 3:30-6:30pm! Conferences will be held in classrooms in ten minute increments. Masks, social distancing, and self-certification will be required. You can sign up for times to meet with your child's teachers by clicking on the link below. https://signup.com/go/DxZwOcM
Reminder- High School Parent/Teacher conferences will be held this Thursday, October, 29th from 3:30-6:30pm! Conferences will be held in classrooms in ten minute increments. Masks, social distancing, and self-certification will be required. You can sign up for times to meet with your child's teachers by clicking on the link below. https://signup.com/go/DxZwOcM
Reminder to High School families: Remote Learning Day is Wednesday, October 28th. If you would like a breakfast or lunch for your child for the remote learning day, please notify the office by 11 am Tuesday morning. It will be sent home with your child on Tuesday afternoon. Remember all breakfast and lunches are free of charge.
Don't forget, High School Parent/Teacher conferences will be held this Thursday, October, 29th from 3:30-6:30pm! Conferences will be held in classrooms in ten minute increments. Masks, social distancing, and self-certification will be required. You can sign up for times to meet with your child's teachers by clicking on the link below. https://signup.com/go/DxZwOcM
Please refer to our district website for information regarding CUSD #5 Coronavirus updates. #BulldogPride
Good Luck to our CWCHS Cross Country teams as they compete at the Regional today! #BulldogPride
CWCHS will join the Unite Against Bullying Day with students and staff encouraged to wear orange in support tomorrow. (Thursday, October 22nd.) #BulldogPride
High School Parent/Teacher conferences will be held in teacher classrooms in ten minute increments. Masks, social distancing, and self-certification will be required. Please use the link below to sign up for a spot to meet with your child's teacher. https://signup.com/go/DxZwOcM
We have a Remote Learning Day on Wednesday, October 21st. If you would like a breakfast or lunch for your child for the remote learning day, please notify the office by 11 am Tuesday morning. It will be sent home with your child on Tuesday afternoon. Remember all breakfast and lunches are free of charge.
Important October Dates for the CWC Jr/Sr High School: (7-12) 10/21- Remote Learning Wednesday 10/28- Remote Learning Wednesday 10/29- Parent-Teacher Conferences (3:30pm-6:30PM) #BulldogPride
Please refer to our district website, app, or the link below for information regarding Second Quarter schedule & calendar changes. #BulldogPride https://5il.co/m78n
Good Luck to our Lady Bulldog Tennis team as they compete at the Sectional today! #BulldogPride
Please refer to our district website for information regarding CUSD #5 Coronavirus updates. #BulldogPride
CWCHS Parents: Yearbooks can be ordered online this year through the following link and the price is $43. If you prefer to pay cash, you can still order at school as we have done in the past and payments will be made to CWCHS. Contact Hillary Gee for more information. email@example.com https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/productBrowse/1076166/Carmi-White-County-High-School/2021-Yearbook/20200715041854640153/CATALOG_SHOP/
Senior Parents: Please see the following information regarding the new state graduation requirements with FAFSA. #BulldogPride https://docs.google.com/document/d/1f28E0qx4_9ZWbhKeTVcZL85w83oUZcjAVncJv4QoN40/edit?usp=sharing
Good Luck to our Boys' Golf Team as they compete at the Sectional today! #BulldogPride
First Quarter Reminders for 6-12 Students: Students will have school on Wednesday, 10/7 No School on Friday, 10/9 for Teacher In-Service No School on Monday, 10/12 for Columbus Day Students will have school on Wednesday, 10/14 #BulldogPride
Attention Freshman and Senior parents: Freshmen must have a physical examination (dated within 12 months of the first day of school) on file with the nurse’s office. Seniors must have proof of (2) doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine. Students who do not have this documentation on file with the nurse’s office will not be able to attend school after October 15th. If you have any questions, please contact the nurse’s office. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/559684/Physical_Exam.pdf
Please note, Washington Attendance Center & the Jr/Sr High School will be offering meals to our 6th-12th grade students on remote Wednesday 9/30. A sack lunch and breakfast will be provided, free of charge to any enrolled student. This can either be sent home with the student on Tuesday afternoon, or picked up by a parent or guardian on Wednesday between the hours of 9:00 am and noon. Parents please specify which method you prefer when calling. Please pre-order by 4:00 pm today, 9/28. #BulldogPride
Seniors who signed up will be taking the SAT on Wednesday, Sept 23 in the auditorium. All participants will need to be at the front door of the school between 7:30-7:45 to be screened and ready to test at 8:00 a.m. Please bring a snack and a drink. The test will not finish until close to 1 and there will be no lunch break, only snack breaks. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Gunter. Juniors who would like to sign up for the PSAT/NMSQT may do so on the sign up sheet shared by Dr. Gunter. The deadline to sign up to take the test is October 7 and the test will be administered October 14. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Gunter.
Please note, Washington Attendance Center & the Jr/Sr High School will be offering meals to our 6th-12th grade students on remote Wednesday 9/23. A sack lunch and breakfast will be provided, free of charge to any enrolled student. This can either be sent home with the student on Tuesday afternoon, or picked up by a parent or guardian on Wednesday between the hours of 9:00 am and noon. Parents please specify which method you prefer when calling. Please pre-order by 4:00 pm today, 9/21. #BulldogPride
Attention 2021 Seniors and parents. Tracy Orr with Picture Perfect Photography will be taking the senior tux and drape pictures beginning next week. Please have your student check the Senior Google Classroom for details and to sign up for a time. #BulldogPride
Letters from the Carmi Elves and CWC School Workers are being sent home with every student, and parents that have remote learners will receive letters through the mail. This program is asking families to provide information about needs the family currently has. This program does not provide assistance for Christmas gifts. Information regarding Christmas assistance will be provided in late October or early November. If you have any questions, please contact CWC School Social Workers Ashley Walls at 618.382.7016 or Leanett Lovell at 618.382.4661.
Please note, Washington Attendance Center & the Jr/Sr High School will be offering meals to our 6th-12th grade students on remote Wednesday 9/16. A sack lunch and breakfast will be provided, free of charge to any enrolled student. This can either be sent home with the student on Tuesday afternoon, or picked up by a parent or guardian on Wednesday between the hours of 9:00 am and noon. Parents please specify which method you prefer when calling. Please pre-order by 4:00 pm today, 9/14. #BulldogPride
Reminder: NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS on Friday, September 11. C-WC CUSD #5 will have a Teacher's In-service day. #BulldogPride
Last week the National School Lunch Program, through the US Department of Agriculture and the ISBE, announced that they have approved a waiver for all students to receive a free breakfast and a free lunch each day through the end of December. Beginning Tuesday, September 8, 2020 Carmi-White County Schools will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program allowing all enrolled students, whether face-to-face or remote, to receive these meals during school days. Please keep in mind that the waiver does not eliminate any lunch/breakfast debt that is currently owed nor does it include any a la carte, extra milk, or extra food items outside of the standard meal. #BulldogPride
Reminder- Please refer to our district website for information regarding First Quarter schedule & calendar changes. #BulldogPride
CWCHS boys & girls golf at Eldorado has been cancelled for today, 9/2. #BulldogPride
Attention Remote Learning Students! On Monday we will do attendance differently. Remote Learning students need to check their emails for details. Thank you for being patient with us during this time! #Bulldogpride
Our teachers and staff have done an amazing job of providing both face to face and remote instruction to our students. Please remember that Office Hours for grades 6-12 teachers to help Remote Learners is Monday through Friday from 2:30 p.m to 3:20 p.m #BulldogPride
Attention Sophomore parents! Your Sophomores were shown a video from Jostens today regarding ordering class rings. You have two options for ordering: online at www.jostens.com or Jostens will be here on Wednesday, September 2nd from 9-2 to take orders or answer questions. Remote Sophomores can pick up their packets tomorrow, Thursday, August 27th from 10-12 and Friday, August 28th from 1-3.
Attention Senior parents! Your Seniors were shown this video from Jostens today regarding ordering senior items such as cap and gown, invitations. Seniors also received packets to bring home. You have two options for ordering: online at www.jostens.com or Jostens will be here on Wednesday, September 2nd from 9-2 to take orders or answer questions. Remote Seniors can pick up their packets tomorrow, Thursday, August 27th from 10-12 and Friday, August 28th from 1-3. https://view.vidreach.io/viewer/reach/ea528bb5-6689-4dc2-8dd0-afcd43ca5f49/96b787b1-1627-4bcb-85cf-0ee11c01a670/ae8b4668-9f20-4986-b281-093600c5942e?pk_campaign=96b787b1-1627-4bcb-85cf-0ee11c01a670
Remote Learning Reminders: Please refer to the Return to School plan & FAQ on the District Website for information. Staff are sharing information in Google Classroom & Email. There are no set scheduled times and teachers have Office Hours from 2:30-3:20p.m. #BulldogPride
Just a reminder that Remote learners can pick up their Chromebooks and other materials tomorrow from 9 to 2 at the main back entrance! High School remote learners will also get their yearbook pictures tomorrow! #bulldogpride
The Carmi-White County High School will be distributing Chromebooks and other materials for Remote learners this Wednesday. Parents and students can pick up their materials by the main back entrance in the parking lot from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ALL remote learners will be required to have their picture taken for the yearbook on Wednesday, August 19th. The 2021 Seniors will be not be taking a tux and drape photo at this time, we will just be taking a regular school photo with the school appropriate outfit of their choice. Picture packets can be purchased at this time, but are not required. All photos will be taken outdoors at the school by Tracy Orr from Picture Perfect Photography. Please contact the High Office if you have any questions. #bulldogpride
2019-2020 CWCHS yearbooks are available to be picked up from 1:00pm-3:00pm both today and tomorrow at the main back gym doors. #BulldogPride
Our NEW online registration opens TODAY! Please view the online registration directions prior to registering on our district website. Students can be enrolled via a registration link on our district's website, app, and Facebook pages. We encourage parents/guardians to register online, including payment. All classroom fees, lock & agenda fees, and Chromebook insurance fees have been combined to one nominal fee. For most buildings, this has resulted in a reduced registration fee for families. Since registration for the 2020-2021 school year will be solely online, staff will be available to assist with online registration and payment via cash or check, on Thursday, August 6th in each building from 9am to 7pm. While registering your student in person, masks or face coverings will be required, and social distancing guidelines will be followed. In addition to online registration, please remember to fill out the Return-to-School Survey to let us know if your child(ren) will be attending in-person, remotely, or have chosen another option if you have not done so already. As soon as these surveys have been completed, we will be able to assign classroom teachers & schedules.
Please click on the link below for a News Release from the Superintendent regarding the opening of school. https://5il.co/ipl9
Please click on the link below to access the Return-to-School Survey. https://form.jotform.com/202037227487051
Guidelines for Board Meeting 7-20-20 THIS IS A REMINDER: The Carmi-White County CUSD #5 Board of Education will meet Monday, July 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Junior/Senior High School cafeteria. At this meeting, the Board and other attendees will practice social distancing. When entering the room, please maintain a 6-foot distance between other members of the public. Guidance from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) states that everyone entering a school building must wear a face covering at all times, even when social distancing is maintained. Therefore, all attendees at School Board Meetings will be required to wear a mask. Attendees at tonight’s meeting will also be asked to self-certify, by signing a form, stating they that they do not have any of the following symptoms: temperature above 100.4 degrees cough shortness of breath or difficulty breathing chills fatigue muscle and body aches headache sore throat new loss of taste or smell congestion runny nose nausea vomiting diarrhea We ask that anyone who exhibits these symptoms not attend tonight’s meeting. ALSO, Attendees at tonight’s meeting will be required to wear a mask or will not be allowed to enter the building, as per guidelines from the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education.
Please fill out the following C-WC Unit #5 Back to School Survey: https://forms.gle/n6zoH1q3FNZgpn529
We still have unclaimed student items from HS/JH student & physical education lockers, as well as items in the lost and found. Please contact us if you are missing items. We are preparing the building for the fall & any leftover items will be donated after June 17th.
Senior "Virtual Premiere" Week continues tonight-Thursday, May 21st- Video Release of our Senior Slideshow Tribute on the CWCHS Facebook Page & YouTube Channel at 7:00 pm. You don't want to miss this! #BulldogPride
Senior "Virtual Premiere" Week continues tonight-Wednesday, May 20th- Video Release of our Senior Awards Day Video on the CWCHS Facebook Page & YouTube Channel, & on WROY/WRUL at 7:00 pm. #BulldogPride
Senior "Virtual Premiere" week continues tonight- Tuesday, May 19th- video release of our Academic & Team Awards involving seniors & underclassmen on the CWCHS Facebook Page & YouTube Channel at 7:00 pm. #BulldogPride
Please visit our District Website/District App under News, for a district statement regarding Building Bulldog Pride-Facilities Update. #BulldogPride
Attention Juniors: Please turn in any textbooks or library books you have today from 8-1 at the main back door. Chromebooks do NOT need to be returned. We can also accept payment for lunch and fees. You may also pay outstanding balances via credit card through Teacherease.
Please visit our District Website or District App under the CWCHS News Section for an updated statement regarding end of year CWCHS information. #BulldogPride
Bulldog Cheerleaders Any current 8th grade or high school student that is interested in the 2020-21 CWCHS football and/or basketball cheer teams needs to email Mrs. Black at firstname.lastname@example.org for an application and information. Cutoff for applications will be May 15th.
Interested in PreK for the 2020-2021 School Year? PreK Screenings will look differently this spring. If your child turns 3 before Aug 17, 2020, please call Washington Attendance Center's school office at 382-4631. Office hours are 8-11 am M-F. Once we get your information, a packet with screening information will be mailed to you.
Please visit our District Website or District App under the District or CWCHS News Sections for an updated district statement regarding graduation planning. #BulldogPride
Carmi-White County Unit #5 Update (4/27) Though this is not how we hoped the school year would end, we are very proud of the collaboration between our students, parents, teachers, and staff during this remote learning time. Our community has pulled together to protect, feed, and educate our students. We appreciate everyone’s efforts and understanding. It is obvious that we live in a great community that is supportive of our students. Moving forward, all required assignments will need to be submitted electronically or turned in at the respective buildings by Monday, May 11th. Grades will be posted in TeacherEase for grades 2-12 by Friday, May 15th, and report cards will be mailed on Monday, May 18th. Further details about Chromebook collection, collection of students’ personal items, awards days, and graduation will follow. CWC #5 Administrative Team #BulldogPride
This week is Administrative Professional week & we have the best! Thank you to Mrs. Millhorn, Mrs. Norris, & Mrs. Balding for all they do fo our students, staff, & school! #BulldogPride
Reminder to Junior Class- Registration for White Co. CEO is now open for next fall. Applications are due 5/1. Visit the White Co CEO website for applications. Complete information in News on the website/app . Please call the office with any questions. #BulldogPride
Here is a little message from some of the HS staff letting our students know that we miss them and we will overcome! https://bit.ly/34O9Z2m
Happy Monday! Reminder- Any Jr/Sr High students needing to return Remote Learning Packets from last week & pick up new packets for this week can do so today (Monday April 20th) at the Jr/Sr High from 8:00AM - 1:00PM #BulldogPride
It’s almost time! Lights on at CWCHS & Eckerle Park. #BulldogPride
CWCHS will join HS's across the country & light up our Football Field Friday, 4/17 from 8:00pm-8:20pm (20m20secs) to celebrate our Class of 2020 & Essential Workers. Everyone is welcome to drive by & honk, but please stay in vehicles. #BulldogPride #LightsfortheFight #Bethelight
Attention Junior Class- Registration for White Co. CEO is now open for next fall. Applications are due 5/1. Visit the White Co CEO website for applications. More information will be emailed to all juniors . Please call the office with any questions. #BulldogPride
Please check out our District Website & App for updates regarding district information. Please call our school offices if you need assistance. #BulldogPride
Please check out our District Website & District App under the CWCHS tab for updates regarding CWCHS event information. Please call our school office if you need assistance. #BulldogPride
Please continue to check out our District Website for updates regarding our district information. Please call our school offices if you need assistance. #BulldogPride
Thank you to our Office Staff for making sure our students/staff have what they need to make sure learning continues for our kids! #BulldogPride
Due to the directive of Governor Pritzker and the closing of all Illinois schools from Tuesday, March 17th through Monday, March 30th, Carmi-White County CUSD #5 will provide the following learning opportunities: * Pre-K through 3rd grade, learning packets will be sent home. * 4th through 12th grade students will have Chromebooks sent home. Online learning opportunities will be provided by individual teachers via Google Classrooms. Students whose families do not have internet access should notify their respective school. *Brownsville School students will also have materials sent home. Students who are not in attendance on Monday will have an opportunity to pick up materials on Tuesday, March 17th from 8am to 1pm. School office hours will be from 8am to 1pm from March 17th to March 20th. Please contact the office for any assistance needed. This situation is ever-changing, and updated information will be pushed out through the district website and C-WC app. Please download the app for the most up-to-date information. As previously stated, all extracurricular and co-curricular activities will be cancelled from Tuesday, March 17th through Monday, March 30th. We appreciate your understanding and support. C-WC #5 Administrative Team
We have just received word that Governor Pritzker has issued a directive that all public and private schools in Illinois will be close from Tuesday, March 17 through Monday, March 30, along with all extra-curricular and co-curricular activities/practices. School is scheduled to resume on Tuesday, March 31 unless we are told differently.
Congratulations to Ethan Mahon and Peyton Edwards for being selected to the Black Diamond Conference East all-conference basketball team!
Reminder- Carmi-White County High School will have Freshman Orientation on Wednesday, March 4th at 6:00 p.m., in the CWCHS auditorium. All current eighth graders and their parents are encouraged to attend this informational meeting. #BulldogPride
As we head towards the Fourth Quarter spring events are beginning to be planned. Please keep an eye on future School Happenings under the Events Tab on the website www.carmischools.org or on our APP. #BulldogPride
We have an Early Dismissal tomorrow (2/14) at 11:45am. Buses will depart CWCHS at approximately 12:20pm. We will have No School on Monday, 2/17 for President's Day. #BulldogPride
Congratulations to senior Marie Blankenberger for being named All-South in tennis!
Congratulations to Elizabeth Gwaltney for competing & receiving a scholarship over the weekend from the Illinois Cheerleading Coaches Association! #BulldogPride
#Changes are coming soon!