Daily Bulletin Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Posted on December 11, 2017
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Daily Bulletin

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


HANDICAP PARKING: Please do not park in any handicap parking spot in the lower parking lot unless you have proper tags/clearance.  Multiple cars have been illegally parking in these reserved spots.  Thank you for your attention to this matter.  –N. Vanbuskirk

SCHOOL STORE HOURS – Mondays – Fridays – 7:30 – 7:55. AFTER SCHOOL:  Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays – 3:10 – 3:30.  CLOSED Wednesdays After School.

46-Minute Advisory

Adv.          8:00-8:46

1st              8:49-9:40

2nd             9:43-10:34

3rd              10:37-11:28

4th              11:31-12:22

5th              12:25-1:16

6th              1:19-2:10

7th              2:13-3:04

12/12/17 Tue
·        LAB B (1/2 days NO LAB)

·        7:30 – Music Department Bake Sale

·        279 Honor Roll Assembly Bell 46 Minute Bell

·        Widener Tryouts Room 305

·        Boys Basketball(Varsity) vs Bartram 3:15
12/13/17 Wed
·        LAB C (1/2 days NO LAB)

·        JSU Bake Sale – 7:30

·        278 Honor Roll Assembly 60 Minute Bell

·        Debate 3:15

·        Girls Basketball (Varsity) vs Academy at Palumbo 3:15

·        Wrestling vs Franlin Towne Charter 3:15
12/14/17 Thu
·        LAB D (1/2 days NO LAB)

·        7:30 AM Apsara Khmer Association Bake Sale

·        3:15 pm Boys Basketball (Varsity) vs West

·        7:00 pm Central Night @ the Flyers
12/15/17 Fri
·        LAB E (1/2 days NO LAB)

·        3:15 pm Girls JV Basketball vs Girls High

·        3:15 pm Girls Basketball (Varsity) vs Audenreid HS
12/18/17 Mon
·        LAB A (1/2 days NO LAB)

·        7:30 Music Department Bake Sale

·        3:15 pm Widener Tryouts Room 305 3:15pm

·        3:15 Widener Show Dress Rehearsal

·        3:15 Girls Basketball (Varsity) vs Bodine HS


► Faculty and students – SUBSCRIPTION- BASED DATABASES INCLUDING PROQUEST, INFOBASE, AND SHMOOP are available through the Barnwell Library Google Classroom Page. You can access legitimate sources (peer reviewed – scholarly) and other resources. Join today.  To join navigate to google classroom join a class and enter this class code; ja7zdap. Students; Let me know if you need assistance with any information seeking. Faculty, Let me know if you need  assistance with the integration of 21st century  academic skills  into your lessons/curriculum.
For example you may encourage students in their use of scholarly sources via (databases) to strengthen their mastery of content and research skills.   Call Extension 1760  – Lobron

► FUMO FAMILY LIBRARY WON A GRANT to develop a teen area at the library to encourage and welcome teen audiences and support teen specific programming. Fumo Library is looking for  dedicated teens living in South Philly to:
-Design and purchase furniture for the space with guidance from a design specialist.
-Work on community projects of their choosing
– Offer suggestions for teen programming.
Communicate with Ms. Abbe Klebanoff, Branch Manager – Fumo Family Branch – Free Library of Philadelphia    2437 S. Broad St.  – Philadelphia PA, 19148 – 215.685.1758 – klebanoffa@freelibrary.org – www.freelibrary.org – Fumo – or see   Mr. Lobron at Barnwell Library.

► Submit information for the DAILY BULLETIN before 10:30 am. Please include DATES and TIME. Send email to Mrs. Patricia Clark, Office Secretary.

► REFER TO DAILY BULLETIN on centralhigh.net for more information.  Thanks.


►TRANSPASS LIST INFORMATION – SUBMIT TRANSPASS PACKETS TO THE MAIN OFFICE BY THE START OF 1ST PERIOD.  All students MUST initial next to their name on the enclosed printout. Circle the name of students that DID NOT receive their pass due to absence. If any student’s name is missing on the list, DO NOT ISSUE A TRANSPASS. Send student to the office. Thank You.

► Submit information for the DAILY BULLETIN before 10:30 am. Please include DATES and TIME. Send email to Mrs. Patricia Clark, Office Secretary.


► Faculty: LIBRARY PASSES were placed in your mailbox. Please abide by the “Two per day” protocol. If  a student has a pressing need to utilize library resources simply fill in student library pass and send them on their way. Keep library passes in a safe place as there is a black market for library passes among the student body. Encourage students to use library before and after school:  Library hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.;  Wednesdays 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  -J.R. Lobron

► PRETZEL SALE – ON FRIDAYS.  Price will be the same – 1 – $.75, 3 – $2.00.  -L. Kolsky


► COMMUNITY SERVICE (1st, 2nd, and 6th Periods) – MAIN OFFICE –  Please stop by the MAIN OFFICE to inquire about community service.  –P. Clark

► SOFTBALL INTEREST MEETING-Tuesday, December 12th, 3:15 in Room 203-any student interested in trying out for JV/Varsity Girls Softball should come to the meeting on Tuesday. Thank you.  -Coach/Dr. Soda

► THE SCHOOL STORE will be open from 5-7 P.M. on Thursday, December 21st prior to the Mid-Winter Concert.

AUDITIONS FOR THE WIDENER SHOWCASE will be held after school in room 305 on Monday and Tuesday Dec. 11th and 12th.
Sign up now outside room 305. No more than 3 performers per act – this is not a club activity. The show will be Tuesday, Dec 19th.  Thank You.  –Mr. Burns.

► APPLICATIONS FOR THE 224 STEAM INNOVATION GRANT are now available in the Science section of the new CHS website!
https://sites.google.com/philasd.org/department-of-science/information/224-steam-grants – See Ms. Cohen (402 & gmcohen@philasd.org) with any questions.

► We are FUNDRAISING FOR CENTRAL’S ART DEPARTMENT VIA FLIPGIVE. All members of the CHS family and friends can help by linking to their online shopping using the FlipGive page. No additional expense. Buying a gift card? You can purchase it via FlipGive and either email it or print it. https://www.flipgive.com/f/524809. Just click on the link and click on the “Shop Online” button. Thanks in advance for your support! Happy shopping!!! -Andrea Wohl Keefe

► ASPIRING ACTORS/ACTRESSES ! Britney Brunache homeroom #12-10 is looking for actors to play roles in a film project she is currently working on. Please leave your name and your contact info with Mr. Lobron in the Barnwell Library. He will relay your interest to Ms. Brunache. Thank you.   –
J.R. Lobron

► THE SCIENCE HELP CENTER is open after school on Mondays and Wednesdays in Room 99.  Work in small groups with Science Fellows on ANY science subject and schedule one on one practice time.  E-mail Ms. Bader with any questions (lbader@philasd.org).

► Any student interested in joining THE BOWLING TEAM should see Mr. Johns in Rm #060 in the gym. League play will begin in December. We have both a boys and girls team here at Central.

► S.E.A.S is meeting this afternoon in room 402 to develop sustainability plans for CHS and begin work on various grants.  Come give input and gain important skills.  Or take out your aggression on weeds. We’re gardening too. -Ms. Cohen

► CENTRAL’S SCIENCE HELP CENTER is open every day in the Barnwell Library during advisory for all science classes.  If you are in need of science tutoring, please contact Ms. Bader by e-mail (lbader@philasd.org) or stop by her office after school (Room 405).  Students interested in earning community service hours by serving as a Science Fellow (peer tutor) in the Science Help Center should e-mail Ms. Bader (lbader@philasd.org). –L. Bader

► CENTRAL @ FLYERS – is around the corner! Act Quickly – Almost Sold Out! December 14, 7:00 PM – v. Buffalo Sabres – $50 – purchase in room 207 – *Create account to purchase.  –M. Horwits

► Students who are having trouble logging in to SCHOOL DISTRICT WEBSITE are welcome to stop by the Barnwell library 1st through 6th period. I shall help you with resetting your password. — J.R. Lobron, Librarian


►277 SCHOLARSHIP AND COLLEGE INFO POSTINGS are available on the Central HS Counselors 277 Google Classroom. For questions or access please contact Ms. Chasan.


cusing on cancer diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, genetics, and healthcare specialists. The event is comprised of two rounds: an online individual qualifying test and a team tournament. Individual qualifying tests will occur online in January 2018. Students will chose one of the following dates: Thursday, January 18; Friday, Janurary 19; or Saturday, January 20. The online qualifying test will be available for 90 minutes from the time the registered students open the test on testing date chosen.

Who may participate in this event? Anyone in grades 8-12 may participate in the individual portion of the event; however, only scores in the top 10% of those taking the online individual qualifying test will qualify for the team tournament.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? For any questions regarding the event, please email cscbre@sph.rutgers.edu or call 732-235-4160.  –H. Wardlaw