AP/DE/VV Workshop

Parents and families, join the CHS school counselors on Thursday, November 21st at 8 am in the library for a workshop on Advanced Placement, Dual Enrollment, Virtual Virginia, and other exceptional academic opportunities for students.  The counselors will provide coffee and donuts and will be available to answer any questions.  Contact Mr. Schuyler at rschuyler@ccps.us for additional info.

School Counseling Newsletter

Once again, we thank Ms. Taylor and Ms. Huntsinger for putting together another informative issue of the School Counseling Newsletter. Access it by clicking the Newsletters tab above. Seniors – don’t wait to tie up your loose ends regarding college, career, enlistment and/or financial aid. See your counselor, college advisor or career coach if you need help!

Program of Studies

Students and parents:

The updated Program of Studies for the 2020-2021 school year is now available by clicking the tab above. Counselors will be conducting classroom lessons and then meeting individually with students to submit course requests through Health/Driver’s Ed classes (9th and 10th graders) or US/VA History classes (11th graders.) Students who have one of these courses during the second semester will go through this process at that time. Please contact your school counselors with any questions.

Duke University Summer Sessions

Students have the opportunity to spend time on the Duke University campus next summer to participate in enrichment programs or, for current 10th-12th graders, earn college credit. See the link under Enrichment Opportunities above for more information.

Young Entrepreneurs Expo

Do you have an incredible idea for a business, product or service? Would you like the opportunity to converse with other like-minded individuals? Attend the Caroline’s Promise Young Entrepreneurs Expo on November 16th – info can be found under “Enrichment Opportunities” above.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Essay Contest

The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated is preparing to celebrate 108 years of service to the local community, the state, the nation and world. This celebration is culminated with our Achievement Week held 11-17 November 2019. One of the key elements of the week is the International High School Essay Contest. The contest is open to all college bound seniors. The contents of the essay that is to be written is in the attached application. A winning essay will get a monetary amount to be decided from the local chapter, then go on to be judged at the district level and if they are selected as the district winner then goes to the national/international contest. The local chapter for your high school is the Tau Rho Chapter. The application ask for the brother whom can be contacted in regards to essay and that is brother Calvin Taylor and his email address is cwtaylor4@netscape.net.

Application Here

Young Entrepreneurs Expo

Young Entrepreneurs Expo 2019

This event was created to give young entrepreneurs the opportunity to promote, network and sell their products. (Artwork, Jewelry, Accessories, Crafts, Desserts, Carpentry items, services etc.)

Youth ages 5-19 years old will learn business skills necessary to develop and market their products and services.

Register by 11/01/ 2019 at carolinespromise.org/forms

11:00am-4:00pm November 16th, 2019 

Caroline County Community Center – 17202 Richmond Turnpike Milford VA 22514

Richmond Infinite Scholars Program

On Saturday, October 5, 2019, Delta House Foundation, Inc. will host the thirteenth annual RVA Infinite Scholars College Admission/Scholarship Fair for high school juniors and seniors in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The event will take place at Greater Richmond Convention Center, 403 N. 3rd Street, Richmond, VA 23219, from 11:00 am–3:00 pm. During the 2018 Fair, students received scholarships in excess of $21,243,892 !  For more information visit: http://www.infinitescholar.org/

College Reps @ CHS

Juniors and Seniors,

Representatives from the following colleges and universities will be visiting CHS this fall. Using the link below you can sign up to attend as many as four of these visits. See your school counselor or the college advisor if you have any questions!

DateTimeCollege
Tuesday, Sept. 10th9:30-10:15James Madison
Wed., Sept. 25th8:30-9:15Shenandoah University
Thurs., Sept. 26th1:45-2:30Virginia Tech
Monday, Sept. 30th9:30-10:15Norfolk State
Thurs, Oct. 3rd1:45-2:30UVA
Friday, Oct. 4th8:30-9:15Longwood
Thurs., Oct. 17th1:45-2:30Old Dominion
Thurs., Oct. 24th8:45-9:15VCU
Monday, Oct. 28th1:45-2:30Richard Bland
Wed., Nov. 13th9:30-10:15Johnson and Wales

Sign up to attend here