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February 15, 2021

“Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who make excuses.”
– George Washington

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LEARN ABOUT THE PA
 
The best place to learn about our mission, who we are, and what we do is on our website, cchspa.org. If you haven't visited it lately, you can meet the Executive Board, learn about the Committees and meet the Chairs, meet the Class Representatives, and learn how to get involved.
 
Email addresses are available on our website for everyone in the PA. Please reach out!
IN THIS ISSUE
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Meet The PA
We are a bunch of parent volunteers who care about the CCHS student, parent/guardian, and faculty community. 
 
2020-2021 Committee Chairs
Phyllis Bewick & Christine Lear, Speaker Series.
Lynne Delise, Grants, has a senior who is a set designer for CCHS Theatre, Editor-in-Chief of the Voice, and manager of the Fencing team.
Eva Mostoufi & April Robb, Family Directory.
Ying Dong, Website, has a sophomore varsity foil fencer in the robotics and debate clubs.
Next issue: Meet the Class Reps
JOIN THE PA NOW!
The PA is actively seeking a creative self-starter to join our COMMUNICATIONS TEAM. You would create our bi-monthly newsletter, create and send email blasts, and raise awareness on social media. A digital marketing background, experience with Wix, MailChimp, Facebook, and Twitter would be helpful. The estimated time commitment is ~4-6 hours per month.

JOIN US FOR THE NEXT PA MEETING
Extra PA meeting this month, AT NIGHT! Join us on Monday, February 22 at 7:30 pm.
Our next regularly scheduled PA Meeting on March 1 will feature a special guest, maybe 2. Stay tuned for more info and a form to submit questions!
Zoom links are provided 5 days prior to meeting dates. All are welcome.
FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Stay up to date, see who we follow, and share our posts with your CCHS parent friends! Favorite us to see our posts higher in your news feed.
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PA Mid-Year Survey

In January, we sent out a survey to gauge how the parent community is feeling and what you might want to see from the PA in this unique year.

Thank you to everyone who responded! If you have not answered our survey yet, we would still like to hear from you. 
PA Mid-Year Check-In Survey
MIDDLE SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECT COMMUNITY FORUM, FEB 24
The Middle School Building Committee invites you to our next Community Forum, to be held Wednesday, February 24 at 7:00pm via Zoom. We hope you will join us to hear more about proposed program plans and input we’ve collected so far, to give us further feedback, and to have your questions answered. Forum details and Zoom link are in the this flyer.
VISIT LIVING CONCORD FOR COMMUNITY EVENTS
Find out what's happening around Concord and Carlisle on Living Concord. Check out their Wacky Wednesday local business highlight!
Counselor's Corner

Recommended article:
Why Parents Need a Little Self-Compassion

COMING SOON
TO OUR WEBSITE
A weekly recommended article about the mental health and wellbeing of you and your student
What We're Reading

This Is My Brain in Love
by I.W. Gregorioa practicing surgeon by day, a masked avenging young adult writer by night.

Email communications@cchspa.org to suggest a book for our next issue!
❤️ To junior Class Reps, Laurie Stefanov & Polly Meyer, who organized a winter hike on Friday, February 12, getting our junior parents outside and off Zoom to chat about the kids, the year, and anything else! ❤️
There are many ways to support PA events, activities, and educational programs. The most impactful way is to donate directly to our Annual Appeal, either through PayPal or by sending a check to school (made out to the CCHS Parents Association, address in footer). You can also shop to benefit the PA or donate used textiles.
                 
 
Donate to the Annual Appeal
Minted’s Fundraising Program will now be offered year-round! Use promo code FUNDRAISECCHS for 20% off. Feel free to share it.

https://www.concordcarlisle.org/calendar

Updated Cohort Calendar

Grading Dates and Information

Monday, February 15 to Friday, February 19 - FEBRUARY RECESS

Monday, March 3 - SAT at CCHS

Monday, March 8 - Professional Day - NO SCHOOL

Friday, March 26 - Professional Day - NO SCHOOL

Monday, April 19 to Friday, April 23 - APRIL RECESS

May 3-14 - AP Exam Testing

Monday, May 3 - Professional Day - NO SCHOOL

May 18-21 - AP Late Testing

Friday, May 28 - Professional Day - NO SCHOOL

Monday, May 31 - Memorial Day Observance - NO SCHOOL

Saturday, June 5 - 🎓 Graduation 🎓

Wednesday, June 15 - Last Day of School  

Helpful Links
CCHS
Principal's Blog
CCHS Daily Bulletins (includes more community events)
Food and Nutrition Services
Concord School Committee/Concord-Carlisle Regional District School Committee NEW
Scholarships for the Class of 2021
Ongoing Community Service Opportunities 
Past PA Newsletters 
Last newsletter's trivia question:
When were vocational courses established at Concord High School?
Answer: 1912
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