Congratulations to Isaac Hand! Isaac is the R.A.K.E. winner for today! Isaac saw a locker door that was wide open. He tried to shut the door and noticed that the person's coat was in the way of the door closing. Isaac put the coat securely in the locker and then successfully shut the locker door. Thank you, Isaac, for making a difference at CHS! #hornetsr2 #CharacterStrong #KindnessMatters
Danny Perry BSN, RN, Clinical Education Specialist at Hedrick Medical Center spoke to students in Mrs. Christy’s Family Health class about the warning signs of heart attacks and strokes as well as the importance of administrating CPR immediately. Students learned and practiced giving hands only CPR. #hornetsr2 #learninglifeskills
Congratulations to Julietta Keller. Juliette, sophomore, made the Missouri All State Band for the second year in a row on alto clarinet.More than 1,200 students from around the state auditioned for the 105 piece all state band. She will travel with Mrs. Cavanah to the 82nd annual Missouri Music Educators Association Conference and Clinic at Tan Tar A January 22-25, 2020. #youareawesome #hornetsr2
Congratulations to Tanya Searcy for earning a R.A.K.E. award today! Tanya helped a new student in class by offering to give her a copy of her notes and then sit by the new student to study muscles with her so that she could be on pace with the rest of the class. Thank you, Tanya, for welcoming a new student to CHS with kindness! #youareawesome #CharacterStrong #KindnessMatters
Congratulations to Madonna Tennis for earning a R.A.K.E. award this week! Madonna volunteered to help a teacher postmark envelopes and stuff them during her lunch shift today. Besides being helpful, she is a great example of being a caring friend to her classmates! #youareawesome #CharacterStrong #KindnessMatters
Veterans Day Essay Contest winners for each class read their essays to honor veterans during our Veterans Day Assembly. Winners included: Hailey Williams-9th grade (sponsored by Carrie McClure/Citizens Bank of Chillicothe); Leah Laurenco-10th grade (sponsored by Juanita Assel/Bank Midwest); Lexie Walker-11th grade (sponsored by Paul Thomas/BTC Bank); and Kimberly Pool-12th grade (sponsored by Paul Thomas/BTC Bank).
CHS students honored veterans during the Veterans Day Assembly. During the assembly, Major General Warren talked about the importance of education to students. Major General Warren explained that we not only honor our country during the National Anthem but also honors those who died securing our freedoms. #hornetsr2
Congratulations to Mr. Fairley for being recognized by students for a R.A.K.E. award. Mr. Fairley was nominated by Tucker Wagers and Emily Pfeifer for going above and beyond in the classroom to ensure that each student has the educational support he/she needs in order to be successful! #youareawesome #kindnessmatters #hornetsr2
Congratulations to our R.A.K.E. winner today! Damien had a sub bus driver and the bus was a touch late. Damien helped and guided the sub bus driver to go from stop to stop for each student letting the bus driver know almost the entire route and where to stop to insure everyone got home safely and as prompt as possible. #kindessmatters #CharacterStrong #youareawesome #makeadifference #hornetsr2
Dr. Amy K. Patel, Board-Certified Radiologist specializing in Breast Imaging and Medical Director of the Women's Imaging Center at Liberty Hospital, was the guest speaker at the annual Academic Banquet on November 5th at the Litton Center! Dr. Patel shared her educational story and advised students on #takingchances in order to achieve their dreams. #takingchances #fuelyourpassion #defineyourgoals #staythecourse #failforward #developasupportsystem #findyourtribeofmentors #trustyourjudgment #knowyourworth #focusonthefuture #havefun #hornetsr2
Spanish 3 went to CES this morning to teach Mrs. Hayen's class about the Latin Holiday Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The students learned about papel picado, calaveras de azucar, Velas, and flores. The Kindergarten students then decorated skull shaped sugar cookies to celebrate this day of celebration. #hornetsr2
Allison Higgins, freshman, auditioned and qualified for the NWMCDA All-District Choir. She participated with students across our district and performed in an afternoon concert. This concert was also the world premier of "Come to Me" by Kansas City Composer David Brewer! Congratulations on your hard work Allison! #youareawesome #hornetsr2
Tonight Chillicothe hosted the first night of the District Soccer Tournament at Jerry Litton Memorial Stadium. The first game began with the National Anthem and these students were just leaving the front doors of our school. Zoom in—yes, they stopped and placed their hands over their hearts as the Anthem was played. I am so proud of the character that is instilled with each of these students. This makes me proud to be a Hornets. Thank you to Erin Wahlers for catching this moment! #CharacterStrong #greatkids #hornetsr2
CHS Band students earn honors! Two students made the Northwest District Band! Congratulations to Brandon Kiser, trumpet; Kimber Roberts, clarinet. Four students qualified for the Missouri All-State band auditions! Congratulations to Colby Newman, trumpet; Myles Cobb, jazz trombone; Julietta Keller, clarinet and alto clarinet; Sarah Schuler, clarinet. #youareawesome #hornetsr2
CHS Student Council volunteered this morning at the Northwest Region Special Olympics bowling competition held at Fast Lane Bowling alley. SOMO athletes competed here today to advance to their state competition in March. CHS students encouraged, cheered , and helped these athletes at the lanes in this competition. #hornetsr2
Congratulations to our RAKE recipients today! Ben Pithan and Christian Peniston went above and beyond last Friday night at the football game. After the senior parents were introduced on the field, Ben and Christian helped Mrs. Dush (broken ankle, wheelchair, and all) to the top of the stadium to watch the game with her family. Thank you Ben and Christian! #kindnessmatters #CharacterStrong #hornetsr2
Chillicothe Hornets football rolls to 7-2 with win over Benton 42-7 on Senior Night.
BIG shoutout to Doe Sperry for being our RAKE teacher recipient today! Mrs. Peterson nominated Mrs. Sperry for the award this morning when Mrs. Sperry sprung into action after noticing that part of Mrs. Peterson's pant hem had unraveled. Mrs. Sperry grabbed her needle and thread and started sewing! #youareawesome #kindnessmatters #hornetsr2
CHS Key Club is hosting Trenton and Carrollton schools for a Fall Rally Saturday, November 9th. The Key Club service project this year is to collect items and donations for Foster, Adopt, Connect! If you have any new or gently used books, toys, clothes, or would like to give a monetary donation, please drop it off at the high school office attention CHS Key Club. https://www.fosteradopt.org/family-support/sammys-window-clothing-closet/
Congratulations to Clara Leamer for receiving the R.A.K.E. award today! After another volleyball player was injured at the Savannah game, Clara offered to let her teammate borrow her wrist brace from last year to see if it would help without her teammate having to buy one herself! Thank you, Clara! #CharacterStrong #youareawesome
Students in US History begin their Rise of Industry Unit by creating a competitive sole proprietorship or partnership! Their innovation and concern for meeting needs is inspiring! They play Shark Tank and try to convince their classmates to invest in their idea! Stay tuned for more pics of the Shark Tank episodes! #hornetsr2 #engagementmatters #sharktank
Drum line preps for Carrollton Band Day with a 9:00pm rehearsal! #hornetsr2 #Drumlinerocks https://youtu.be/s7Y3PEpM1p4
Our awesome kids celebrated a win Friday night with the CHS football team. It was “neon night”! Yep, we travel with our own themes—even to away games! #funtimes #memories #hornetfun #hornetsr2 https://youtu.be/5PRedR5QKwM
We had another awesome student act of kindness today at CHS! Congratulations, Haley Kidd! Haley was our R.A.K.E. winner today! #youareawesome #kindnessmatters #yesyoucan #hornetsr2 #characterstrong
Attention Students and Parents: Varsity Tutors is offering Missouri students FREE ACT live online prep classes (normally $799 per student), starting next week. This is a Missouri-based company, and we want to make sure you're in the loop! A few key points: --The ACT class will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 24 and end on Thursday, Oct. 24. Sessions are held twice per week from 6-8:30 p.m. To learn more and to sign up, visit the official registration page linked below! https://www.varsitytutors.com/free-sat-act-prep-course
We love it when our students recognize our faculty and staff for being awesome! Congratulations to Mr. McLean for being nominated for a R.A.K.E. award by two different students! Thank you, Mr. McLean for always keeping our school clean and making a difference for our students! #hornetsr2 #youareawesome #kindnessmatters
Thank you to our City of Chillicothe and Livingston County emergency service personnel for joining CHS today to remember 9/11 and celebrate the work that you do for our community each day! #youareawesome #honoringourown #rememberingSept11 https://youtu.be/_1muxaJSH_Q
If you are out and about at the Chautauqua in the Park this weekend, look for some of our high school students! Many have volunteered to work the event this weekend! Thank you to Crystal Narr and our Chamber for always providing opportunities for our students to be a part of service learning in our community! #keyclub #servicelearning #greatkids #youareawesome #hornetsr2
Did you know that you can receive push notifications that we post for CHS? Simply open your app and go to Settings. Once in the Settings, turn on Notifications and select CHS! It is that simple! We will use this feature to help keep you up to date! Also, don’t forget to make CHS your default school! See the attached screenshot for assistance!
Introduction to Chemistry students built and launched rockets as a part of a lab on rates of chemical reactions.Don't worry, they already completed the Lab Safety Station! #engagementmatters #learninglabs #hornetsr2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4piN9mHulg0
Congratulations to Ivan Dickerson! He is our R.A.K.E. recipient for today! Ivan helped teachers as they were walking into school this morning by opening the door for them! Great job, Ivan! #supercool #characterstrong #kindnessmatters #yesyoucan #makeadifference #hornetsr2
We want everyone to know about the awesome students we have at CHS! Help us share the great things happening at Chillicothe High School! Here is the challenge: Like and Follow our Facebook page CHS Hornets! If you are already a follower, take the time to share our page on your Facebook status! The CHS Hornets Facebook page is trying to reach 2,000 followers and 2,000 page Likes by Homecoming on Friday, September 27th! If we get there before the Homecoming assembly, Mr. Nagel and Dr. Watkins will join one of the games as the faculty compete against the students at the Homecoming assembly—-and we will post pics and a video here and on our Live Feed app! #letsdothis #hornetsr2 #yesyoucan #ibelieveinyou
BIG shoutout to these two fabulous ladies! Hannah Dominique nominated Mrs. Duckworth for the R.A.K.E. award! Hannah witnessed Mrs. Duckworth demonstrating a random act of kindness last week! We love it when students notice awesome role models, so Hannah surprised Mrs. Duckworth with the award! #kindnessmatters #characterstrong #hornetsr2
On Friday, Coach Canaan Fairley and Coach Josh Lyle had a special visit at CHS from Mark Ramers. If you remember, in the spring of 2019, our baseball bus was headed to a game and came upon a car accident on Highway 36. Our bus stopped to assist at the scene, and both Coach Fairley and Coach Lyle offered assistance until emergency medical teams could arrive. Ramers stopped by CHS to give each of them a personal thank you and credits them for being a part of his survival and recovery!
Celebrating our first full week of school! Check out faculty #bottlecap challenge! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqHM-JcxDDY
Who is awesome? Ryan is awesome! Congratulations to Ryan Oesch! Ryan stepped forward to pause the student lunch line to allow teachers to move to the front of the line! Thanks, Ryan, for being a role model at CHS! #yesyoucan #CharacterStrong #KindnessMatters #youareawesome #togetherwecanmakeadifference
Attention Parents: Would you like to learn more about our 1:1 program? Check out our 1:1 Policy and Usage presentation in the link below! This presentation will explain our 1:1 expectation for students. All students were provided this information during their Advisory class the first three days of school. Thank you for partnering with us! #hornetsr2 https://tinyurl.com/1to1policyandusage
Don't forget that you can pay your student's fees online using our online payment portal! You may pay Chromebook fees, class dues, sports fees, student athletic pass fees, shop dues, class fees, and lunch accounts! https://chillicotheschools.revtrak.net/ #hornetsr2
Here we go! Wecome to CHS! #youareawesome #everybodybelongs #hornetpride #4atthedoor #characterstrong #facetoface #nametoname #handtohand #hearttoheart #hornetsr2 https://drive.google.com/file/d/10Z4Z8L53dfQf-zxsyWIpiU66BTsYUKr1/view?usp=sharing
Click below to view the Chillicothe R-II Board of Education's Aug. 20 2019 Regular Meeting Agenda. https://go.boarddocs.com/mo/chillicothe/Board.nsf/Private?open&login
Chillicothe R-II School District is thrilled to announce our new app for mobile phones! Stay up-to-date with access to real-time sports scores, the daily cafeteria menu, news from administration, student stories, and even emergency notifications. We hope you are as thrilled as we are!