Campbell County High School News

Campbell Co. Teachers Chosen as Teachers of Excellence

Congratulations to Mrs. Jennifer Finke from Crossroads Elementary and Ms. Kelly Jones from Reiley Elementary for being chosen in the top 10 2015 Greater Cincinnati Teachers of Excellence. They both will be recognized at the 2015 Greater Cincinnati Teachers of Excellence awards banquet on April 23rd.

We are proud of you both and your commitment to excellence! Congratulations!!

Choral Music is Alive in CCS

Congratulations to the CCHS & CCMS Choir students on their success at the KMEA District 7 Choral Performance Assessment. 

The Combined Camel Singers and Camerata Choirs received all Proficient ratings. The Select Choir received 3 Distinguished ratings and a Proficient on Sight Reading. CCMS 8th Grade Choir received all Distinguished ratings and the Reiley Elementary School Choir also received Distinguished ratings.

 
Choral Music is alive and strong in Campbell County Schools!
This event involved 36 choirs from middle and high schools from Campbell, Boone, Kenton, Bracken, and Grant counties.  
Coordinating this performance assessment was truly was a CCS and community effort. Thanks to everyone that made this a huge success!

Congratulations CCHS Engineering Technology and Technology Students

Congratulations to CCHS’s Engineering Technology Students and Technology Student Association (TSA). Twenty three students brought home seventeen State Awards while at The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky this past week. They earned Seven 1st places, Three 2nd places, and Six 3rd place. They earned the most awards out of all the competing high schools. We are very proud of them and they represented our district with great camel pride.  Click here to view individual results.

CCHS Band Hosts 5K Camel Color Run

The Campbell County High School Band of Pride will be hosting a 5K Color Run on April 25th at 9:00 a.m. – the Campbell County Camel Color 5K! 

All proceeds will benefit the Campbell County Band Program. 

Click here for registration information.  We hope to see you there!    

2015 Parent Professional Conference

This one day CONFERENCE ADDRESSES THE NEEDS OF FAMILIES AND PROFESSIONALS OF SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN with an overview and spectrum of services and responsibilities required by both parents and the professionals who provide these services. 

The METS Center
3861 Olympic Boulevard
Erlanger, KY 41018

JUNE 13, 2015
8:00 AM TO 4:00 PM
KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  BRAD FRITZ

EARLY BIRD SPECIAL:  BREAKFAST WITH SENATOR CHRIS MCDANIEL AT 7:30 AM
No fees:  breakfast and lunch included

Click here for flyer.

Need Mulch?

The Campbell Co. Boosters will be holding the Campbell County Athletics 2015 Annual Mulch Sale on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 8:00 AM-12:00 PM at Campbell County Middle School or you may pre-order your mulch by visiting http://Camelpride.com and they will deliver to your home!

Click here for more information. Thank you for supporting Campbell County Athletics!

Torch Prep for ACT

TorchPrep is offering multiple Boot Camps that are specifically designed to help our students attain their highest scores possible for the upcoming ACT® on June 13th.

Four Total Sessions:
30 Hours of Direct Training
4 Full-Length Simulated Tests
TorchPrep Training Manual
Customized Study Plan
Guaranteed Results

CLICK ON ARTICLE HEADING FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

Eat Out for Your CCHS Tennis Team

Help support the CCHS tennis team by eating at LaRosa's PIzzeria in Alexandria this Thursday from 11am - 10pm.  You must present this flyer.

Boys Basketball Recognition

Congratulations to Matt Wilson and Deondre Jackson for making the 10th Region first team and Blake Losey getting honorable mention.

We are proud of you!

Cheerleaders Win State Award

Congratulations to the CCHS Varsity Cheerleading Squad who received the K-Pep Spirit Award for best overall sportsmanship at the 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen Basketball Tournament.  The girls were judged on their in-game performance during the CCHS vs. Covington Catholic game on Wednesday, March 18th.  We're very proud of you girls!  CAMEL PRIDE!

Congratulations CCHS Cheerleaders

During the first round of the Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet Sixteen, the CCHS Cheerleaders competed in the KAPOS/KHSAA In-Game Cheer Competition.  The CCHS Cheerleaders have been selected as one of the Top 4 Squads or the K-Pep Award winner of the competition.  The announcement of place finishes and recognition of the squads will take place tonight during halftime of the first game of the evening session (tip-off 6:30) at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

Congratulations CCHS Engineering TSA Students

Congratulations to CCHS’s Engineering Technology Students and Technology Student Association (TSA). Twenty two students brought home thirteen regional awards at Morehead State University. They earned Ten 1st places, Two 2nd places, and one 3rd place.  They earned the most first place awards out of all the competing high schools. We are very proud of them and they represented our district with great camel pride!
 

Click here to view their placements.

 

Heroin Prevention

Heroin Addiction--Knows No Age

Come Learn about:
Awareness
Prevention
Resources

Tuesday, April 14, 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Parish cafeteria

Presented by:

Ashel Krutzkamp MSN, RN, SANE  Nurse Manager, Emergency Department
St. Elizabeth Healthcare
and N KY Heroin Task Force Members

 

Click here for flyer.

CCHS Academic Team wins 5th Place at State Governor's Cup

The Campbell County High School Academic Team proved to be one of the very best teams at the State Governor’s Cup Tournament yesterday in Louisville. The Quick Recall team of captain Drake Boling and starters Colton Graham, Sean Field, Hayden Hiller and Carly Turner totally devastated their first four opponents to achieve the Elite Eight. In the quarterfinals, the Camels lost a close match to Glasgow, the eventual champion. (In fact, Glasgow later beat the 2nd place team by 14 points, while only beating CCHS by 7 points). The Camels were presented their 5th place trophy by Gov. Beshear. In individual events, Carly Taylor placed 5th in the state in Language Arts. Others with impressive rankings included Drake Boling, 11th in the state in Language Arts, Colton Graham 15th in Social Studies, Hayden Hiller and Jaclyn Fischesser 17th in Arts & Humanities, Mitchell Turner 17th in Science, Sean Field 25th in Math, Carly Taylor 26th in Arts & Humanities and Kevin Korth 29th in Math.

CCHS Art Student National Gold Medal Winner

Congratulations to Sarah Asad for being awarded a National Gold Medal for her photograph, Customer Service.  We have never before had a national winner of any sort, let alone a Gold Medal.  Her work will be exhibited for the next two years around the country at various Scholastic Art.Wright.Now exhibitions.  Congrats Sarah!!!!

T-Shirts Are Still Available

State Tournament T-shirts will be on sale today during lunch at the CCHS Concession Stand. 

 

Cost of T-shirts are $12.00. Supplies are limited!

Sweet 16 Tickets for Tonight's Game Still Available

Tickets are still available for tonight’s Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Sweet 16 basketball game between Campbell County and Covington Catholic. 

 

Your last chance to purchase the $10 discounted ticket will be today, Wednesday, March 18 from 11am – 12:15pm at Campbell County High School.  

Congratulations CCHS Band of Pride

Congratulations to the Campbell County High School Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, and Concert bands on their recent DISTINGUISHED RATINGS at the Kentucky Music Educators Association Large Ensemble Assessment hosted at NKU.


Campbell County High School is the only school in the region that boasts three separate Distinguished bands, and the only school that includes a "Grade 6" Ensemble (highest possible difficulty rating).

 

Congratulations to the Band of Pride! 

CCHS Teacher gets Recognition

Congratulations to CCHS teacher Bridget Brown, who was nominated by two CCHS Students as a "Teacher Who Makes a Difference." 


She will be recognized at a ceremony on April 18th at the University of Kentucky College of Education. We are proud of you Ms. Brown!  

Congratulations Wrestlers

The Camels had another successful trip to the KHSAA state tournament! 

 

The Camels finished fourth at the KHSAA State Tournament. Austin Myers won the 220 weight class championship.  Tanner Yenter and Brady Wells finished as state runner-ups.  Click here to view their final results.  Way to go Camels!

2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Sweet 16 Tickets

The Campbell County High School Boys Basketball team will play Covington Catholic High School on Wednesday, March 18 at 6:30 pm in the 2015 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys Sweet 16. 

 

Pre-Sale tickets are $10 each for the first round game. Tickets will be sold to the general public at the times listed below in the Camel Spirit Shop. 

Kindergarten Information Night

Do you have an incoming kindergartner or know of one?  Join us on Thursday, March 26th at 6:00 p.m. in the Alexandria Educator Center for a free parent information night.  This event, sponsored by our district Family Resource Center Coordinators, will feature a presentation by Children Inc. and will share the latest research in child development.  You will receive important timelines for kindergarten readiness along with free materials you can use to support a great start to school for your little one.  For more information, please contact Kriste Swanson at 441-9174.  See you on the 26th!

Relay for Life of Campbell County 2015

The "Relay for Life of Campbell County 2015" will be on Friday, May 8th - Saturday, May 9th from 6pm - 6am at Fort Thomas Tower Park.

This signature event is a family-friendly environment for the entire county and a place where people connect with others and build hope for a future where cancer no longer threatens the lives of the people we love. Please join us in this wonderful event!

Click here for more information or visit their website at http://RelayForLife.org/campbellky.

Return to RUPP!

Congratulations to the CCHS Boys' Basketball team as they return to the Sweet Sixteen State Basketball Tournament as the 10th Region Champions.  The boys will play at Rupp Arena at 6:30p.m. on Wednesday, March 18th. GO CAMELS!

CCHS Senior places 2nd at Shakespeare Competition

Congratulations to senior, Katherine Sallee, who won second place in the Shakespeare Competition, sponsored by the Cincinnati Branch of the English-Speaking Union.

 

Katherine performed a Shakespearean monologue and sonnet in a competition with students from the Greater Cincinnati area. 

Congratulations Katherine!

CCHS FBLA Excels at Regional Leadership Conference

Congratulations to the CCHS FBLA who excelled at the Regional Leadership conference on Tuesday, March 10th.  Please congratulate these students on their hard work!

Click here to view their outstanding results.

PTSA Meeting Tonight

The next bi-monthly meeting of the CCHS/PTSA will be held on Tuesday, 3/10/15 beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the CCHS Media Center (Library).  The meetings usually last about one hour.
Hope to see many of you in attendance.

CCHS/PTSA

Good Luck Wrestlers!

Best of luck to our high school wrestling team on their quest for a state championship.  Our wrestlers will compete today at the Kentucky Horse Park.  Good luck, Camels!  Bring home the hardware!

Boys Basketball 10th Region Tournament

Boys Basketball 10th Region Tournament - at Mason County High School

 

DATE                                     GAME TIMES

Tuesday, March 10           (FINALS) 7:00pm CCHS Vs. Scott

 

Come out tonight and support the Camels!

 

GO CAMELS!!!

Congratulations Campbell Co. Robotics Teams

Congratulations to the Campbell County Robotics Teams for their extraordinary performance at the Regional Competition. Two Campbell County HS Teams took top honors at the competition and will be competing at the State Robotics competition at Rupp Arena in Lexington on March 26th.  Click here to view their placement.

Board of Education Meeting Canceled Tonight

Congratulations to our Boys basketball team for winning Saturday’s regional tournament game! They play Pendleton County tonight at 6:00 p.m. at Mason County. 

 

Tonight’s Board of Education meeting is canceled and rescheduled for Thursday, March 12 at 6:00 p.m.

Wrestling State Tournament

The Wrestling State Tournament is March 9-11 at the Kentucky Horse Park.  Click here to see event schedule.

10th Region Girls Tournament Tonight

Games are on as scheduled for tonight in the 10th Region Girls Tournament. 

 

CCHS Girls vs Mason County at 6pm at Winchester, KY.

 

The Girls Championship Game has been moved to Sunday afternoon at 3pm.

Boys Basketball 10th Region Tournament Schedule Update

Due to the timing of the weather, the tournament directors have revised the tournament schedule to the following:

 

Saturday @ 1:00 pm:  Campbell County vs Bourbon County

Saturday @ 2:30 pm:  Pendleton County vs Augusta

THE GYM WILL BE CLEARED

Saturday @ 6:30 pm:  Mason County vs Harrison County

Saturday @ 8:00 pm:  Paris vs Scott High

Please check back for any additional updates.  Thank you.

37th District Championship Winners

The Campbell County Girls Basketball team defeated Scott High School to win the 37th District Championship.  Taylor Jolly and Brittany Fornash were selected to the All-Tournament Team, while Mackenzie Schwarber was named the tournament MVP.  The Lady Camels take on Robertson County in the first round of the 10th Region Tournament on Monday, March 2 at 7:45pm at George Rogers Clark.
 

The Campbell County Boys Basketball team won the 37th District Championship with a victory over Scott High School.  Deondre Jackson and Blake Losey were voted to the All-Tournament Team and Matt Wilson was named Tournament MVP.  The Camels play Bourbon County in the first round of the 10th Region Tournament on Wednesday, March 4 at 6pm at Mason County.

Basketball Friday Night 2/20/15

Tonight’s boys basketball games at Ryle have been moved to early start times.. .the JV game will be at 4:30 and the varsity 6pm.

CCHS Girls Basketball Tonight

Tonight’s games will be played as scheduled.  

CCHS Girls vs Cooper - JV 6pm and Varsity 7:30 p.m. Senior night will be tonight for girls basketball, and dance.

 

Cheer will have senior night tomorrow night vs Holmes.

Girls and Boys Basketball cancelled this evening

Tonight’s girls basketball games between CCHS and Cooper are postponed until Wednesday night.  Game times will be the same on Wednesday, February 18 with JV at 6pm and Varsity at 7:30. This will also be senior night at CCHS for girls basketball, cheerleading, and dance.

 

Also, tonight’s boys basketball game at Boone County is cancelled.

CCHS SBDM Cancelled for Tuesday evening

The SBDM Council meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 17th at CCHS has been cancelled. 

Lady Camel Basketball Fundraiser

Join the Lady Camels basketball teams at Southern Lanes in Alexandria on Monday, February 16th at 6:30 p.m. for a great night of family, friends and fun!

Pay $10.00 at the door and get 2 games of bowing, rental shoes and a drink.

Come out and support the Lady Camels!

Prom Dress Sale!

DeVanna's in Silver Grove

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20th

WE WILL HAVE DRESSES FOR SALE FOR $25! 

OVER 200 DRESSES TO CHOOSE FROM!

QUESTIONS: STOP BY YSC (A108)!

LOCATION: 4730 MARY INGLES HWY SILVER GROVE
    FROM: 2-6 PM
      PHONE:  859-441-0462

 

Click here for flyer.

NKU School-Based Scholars Program (Dual Credit Courses)

CCHS will be partnering with Northern Kentucky University to offer the School-Based Scholars program (dual credit courses) for the 2015-2016 school year.  This program allows eligible high school students to take NKU college classes before graduating from high school.  Click READ MORE to see eligibility requirements.  
 

The informational meeting scheduled for the 19th has been cancelled.

There will be an information session with a representative from NKU on February 19, 2015, at 6:30 in the CCHS Media Center.  For additional information, contact Ann Listerman via email or call 859-635-4161, ext. 2128.

Bowling Team Advances to KHSAA State Tournament

The Campbell County Boys Bowling team was the runner-up at the regional tournament and will advance on to the KHSAA State Tournament on February 13 in Lexington.  CCHS bowler Austin Hitt was the individual regional champion and will bowl in the KHSAA Individual State Tournament on February 12th in Lexington.   

Eat Out for Your CCHS Academic Team

The CCHS Academic Team will hold a fundraiser this afternoon from 5-8 PM at the Alexandria McDonald’s. Please consider stopping by during that time. The District Championship Academic Team will receive a portion of the proceeds for in-store purchases or drive-through purchases, and baked goods will be available for sale inside. No coupon is necessary. Thank you for your consideration and support for previous efforts.

SCHEDULING NIGHTS

The Counseling Department will again be hosting Scheduling Nights on February 11 and 12.  

CCHS Drama Presents: A Doll's House

7:30pm Friday & Saturday, February 6th - 7th and at 2:00pm Sunday, February 8th.

 

Tickets online, in the school media center, and at the door.

Ski Club Trips

Since the ski season has been so great, Ski Club will take a 5th trip this year to Perfect North Slopes!  
January 30 -- 4th trip
February 6 -- 5th trip
Any student who purchased the club program 4-week lesson pass (and will have used it 4 times), may ski the 5th week by paying just $28.00 for lift, $15.00 for rental, and $9.00 bus (our discounted pay-as-you-go price). 

In case school is called off due to weather, trips will be pushed back a week. 

New skiers are welcome!  Any student who wants to try out skiing or boarding for the first time, can join us.  Ask in the media center for details or contact Christina Board

Congratulations CCHS Visual Arts Students

Congratulations to this year’s CCHS Visual Arts/Photography students on their winning Scholastic artwork. Scholastic is a highly competitive regional competition and these students should be celebrated for making it into the show. The attached single image has all of the winning works on it.  Please click here to view their phenomenal artwork!

 

Starting from the top,  moving down each column works are by:

Olivia Cassinelli, Kristin Pangburn (2 works), Sarah Asad, Chelsea Brownfield, Megan Franzen, Emily Steele, Emily Geiman, Isaiah Deinlein, Emily Karrick and Nicole Brossart.  Congratulations!

Bob Evans Community Fundraiser

Cline Elementary will be having a community fundraiser for their school at Bob Evans January 26th and 27th and February 2nd and 3rd. Bob Evans will donate 15% of sales to their school when you present the flyer. Please click here to view the flyer. 

 

Thank you for your support!  

Band Students selected for 2015 KMEA District 6 NKY Select Bands

Congratulations to to our CCHS Band students for being selected to the 2015 KMEA District 6 Northern KY Select Bands! This is a very prestigious honor, and we are excited that these students will be representing Campbell County Schools at this event. Please come out and see them in concert on January 31st in the NKU Greaves Concert Hall!

Click here to view the students selected.

Project Grad Meeting

Project Grad meeting for parents and students will be on Weds., Jan. 21 in the Media Center @ 6:30pm. 

Bluegrass-Buckeye Charity Classic

The Boys Basketball team will play Scott High School at the Bank of Kentucky Center at 5:30pm on Friday, January 16 as a part of the Bluegrass-Buckeye Charity Classic.  Pre-sale tickets will be sold at Campbell County High School beginning Monday, January 12.  Pre-sale adult tickets are $7 and pre-sale student tickets are $5.  All tickets will cost $10 at the gate the day of the game.  Students may purchase both adult and student pre-sale tickets during lunch time at the gym concession window from Monday, January 12-Friday, January 16.  Pre-sale tickets will also be sold from the Camel Pride Store between the hours of 1:30pm-2:30pm from Monday, January 12-Friday, January 16.

Attention All Incoming CCHS Students

The CCHS Expo is scheduled for Thursday, January 29th in the auditorium for all incoming Freshman and new students who are going to be attending CCHS in 2015-2016. Please click here for more information.

Williams Appointed to Board of Education

Congratulations to Dr. Ted Williams for being appointed by the Commissioner of Education to serve in Division 4 of the Campbell County School Board.

Camels on Broadway!

Solo performances of Broadway songs and classic standards by CCHS choir students with cameo performances by the CCHS Choirs.

Ideas Sought on Nutrition and Wellness

Campbell County School District is seeking feedback on the attached report on School Nutrition and Wellness. Click here to access the report. This report is provided in compliance with KRS 158.856 as an overview of the nutrition and physical activity available in the Campbell Co. School System with the recommendation for areas of improvement. The Board will review any recommendations offered by the general public in developing a plan to be implemented in the 15-16 school year. Please review this brochure and provide any comments or recommendations to the Campbell County School Food Service Director, Stephanie Caldwell at stephanie.caldwell@campbell.kyschools.us by January 26th. Thank you for your time and interest!

CCHS Senior Larosa's MVP Winner of the Week

Congratulations to CCHS Senior Austin Myers for becoming Larosa's MVP Winner of the week! Click here to read more.

Vote for Austin Myers for LaRosa's MVP of the Week

Austin Myer's nomination is now live on http://www.LarosasMVP.com 

 

Help spread the word to vote and let's make Austin a winner! Click here to read more.

Crosstown Foodout

Campbell County Middle School announces the 4th Annual Crosstown FOODout Community Food Drive on Friday, January 2nd and Saturday, January 3rd. Click here for more information.

Congratulations 2015 KMEA All-State Band Recipients

"Congratulations to the following CCHS Band Students for being selected to the 2015 Kentucky Music Educators Association ALL-STATE BANDS!
 

Madisyn Becker, 12th Chair Concert Band Clarinet

Jake Hearld, 6th Chair Symphonic Band Trombone

Matt Bell, 3rd Chair Concert Band Tuba

Aaron Carroll, 5th Chair Symphonic Band Percussion
 

This is a very prestigious honor, and an incredible accomplishment for these young musicians. Their hard work and dedication has placed them amongst the top students from across the state of Kentucky, and we are proud that they will be representing Campbell County High School at the annual KMEA conference in February! Congratulations!"

Northern KY FAME Chapter's Open House December 17th at METS Center

The Northern KY FAME Open House is December 17.  We are excited and ready to speak with Parents, Students, and Educators, not only to speak of KY Fame, but also about our companies in our Chapter.

 

Click here to see the flyer.

 

If any student is interested in this program, please refer them to KYFAME.com to apply for an interview.  The website will be available by the end of the month.

Come sing the Hallelujah Chorus with us!

The CCMS 8th Grade and CCHS Choirs will be doing a combined Winter Concert on Thursday, Dec. 18 at 7:30PM  in the CCHS Auditorium.

 

We are inviting the singers in the community to join us for our final selection “Hallelujah” from Handel’s Messiah.  If you would like to be a part of this event, please communicate with Joshua Huff Joshua.huff@campbell.kyschools.us or Amy Huff amy.huff@campbell.kyschools.us and we will send you a PDF of the music and a link to a Dropbox rehearsal tracks for each voice part.

 

We will rehearse the Hallelujah Chorus before the concert at 6:45PM in the CCHS auditorium. Hope to see you there!!

FAFSA Filing Workshop

Do you need help filling out the FAFSA form?  CCHS in partnership with Gateway Community & Technical College will be offering two FAFSA Filing workshops this January. Click here for more information.

Winbigler sworn in for another term

Congratulations to Campbell County Board of Education member, Janis Winbigler, as she was sworn in on Wednesday, December 3rd for another four year term. Winbingler is shown being sworn in by CCS Board Attorney, Jason Reed. Thank you for all you do, Mrs. Winbigler!

Eat Out for Academic Team!

Eat at McDonald's on Wednesday, November 19, to support your CCHS Academic Team.  No flyer needed.

Foster Care/Adoption Seminar

The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services will present a foster care/adoption informational session discussing the preparation classes, qualifications, and requirements leading to approval as a foster/adoptive parent.  It will be held on Thursday, November 13, 2014 from 4:00 pm  - 5:00 pm at Crossroads Elementary School Library. Click here for more information. Please join us to learn how to help Kentucky’s neediest children.

City Barbeque Fund Raiser Friday, November 7th

The National Spanish Honor Society continues to raise money to host this year's state convention.  Please enjoy delicious City Barbeque and donate to our cause!!!  

Flyer MUST BE PRESENTED with your order. 

 

Thank you and GRACIAS!  Click here to view flyer.

Vote for Player of the Week

Carson Plessinger has been nominated for the Mercy Ortho/WCPO 9 On Your Side Player of the Week.  Students, parents and fans and can vote for Carson at TriStateFootball.com.

 

http://www.tristatefootball.com/player.asp


The voting ends Friday morning at 9:00 a.m. Voting is limited to one vote per hour, per IP address. Networks that share a single IP may experience problems in repeating voting, so please be aware of that while casting your vote.

Upcoming CCHS Drama Performance

CCHS Drama presents "The Game's Afoot"  November 6th, 8th and 9th.

 

Performances will be on Thursday & Saturday 7:30 p.m and Sunday at 2:00 pm.

Click here for more information. 

10th Regional Volleyball Tournament

The Semi-Finals will be played on Wednesday, October 29th at 7:30pm and the finals will be on Thursday, October 30th at 7pm. Both games will be played at Soctt High School.

CCHS DRAMA PRESENTS:

THE GAME’S AFOOT

November 6 – 9

Performances:

Thursday & Saturday 7:30pm

Sunday 2:00pm

Tickets

More Information

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Camels "Hoops Madness" 2014

STEM Experience Day

The Counseling department is excited that we’re again pairing with Gateway Community and Tech to sponsor a STEM Experience day at Gateway’s Boone Campus on Friday, November 14th.  Juniors and Seniors will see the various STEM opportunities in the Advance Manufacturing programs at Gateway.  Lunch will be provided followed by a tour of HAHN Automation to see advanced manufacturing in action.  This is an excellent opportunity for any student looking to study in advanced manufacturing fields such as computer aided drafting, welding, mechatronics and more.  The cost is $5 to cover transportation.  Sign-ups are available in the Guidance Office through Friday, November 7th

Parent Teacher Conferences

Thursday, October 23

5:30 to 8:30

Parents can pick up their teens' 1st quarter report cards and meet with individual teachers about their teens' progress.  

Upcoming Health Fair

The City of Alexandria and Christ Hospital are hosting a "Health Fair" for the Alexandria Community on Saturday, October 25th from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Calvin Perry Community Center. Please click here for more information.

Eat Out for Academic Team!

Eat at McDonald's on Wednesday to support your CCHS Academic Team.

CCHS Open House

CCHS Open House will be on August 14 from 6:30 to 8:15.  Parents will have the opportunity to run through their teen's daily schedule, and teachers will present an overview of the class curriculum and expectations.  Program begins at 6:30 when students' 1st period class will meet.  

Football Summer Camp

Parents can still sign up students until June 16th.

 

Dates:  June 16th – June 19th
Cost:   $60.00 ($65.00 Day of Camp)
Time:  12:30 – 3:30pm
Location:  CCHS Football Field   (Grades 1st – 8th)

 

Camp Director: Stephen Lickert
Additional Information email: stephen.lickert@campbell.kyschools.us


 What to bring:  Water Bottle, Cleats and Gym Shoes, Money for concessions.

 

Eat Out to Raise Money for Project Grad!

Join us tonight at Skyline Chili in Alexandria!  A percentage of all sales will go toward supporting Project Grad for our seniors!  Eat at Skyline tonight from 5pm to close.  No flyer needed.

Thank you for your support!

Campbell Co. Camels 2014 Summer Sports Camp

Registration for all summer sports camps is now available. There are multiple camps offered so sign-up today! Click here to register.

City Barbeque to Host Tennis Fundraiser

Join CCHS Tennis Team on Tuesday, May 13th at City Barbeque in Cold Spring.  25% of every purchase will go back to the CCHS Tennis Team.  This is good all day on dine in and carry out orders.  Click here for flyer.  Must have flyer to receive credit for sale.  Go Camels!

Summer Reading Book Orders

All students have summer reading assignments for English class next school year.  For your convenience, you may purchase the summer reading books through the CCHS Media Center.  Order forms were distributed to the students in class and can also be downloaded here.  Money and orders are due to the media center by Friday, May 16.  Books will be delivered to students before the last day of school.  
 

*Students are NOT required to purchase their summer reading book.  This is just one option.
 

*Incoming freshmen will be required to read To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.  A copy of the book will be provided to the CCMS students.  

Fundraiser Set to "Strike Out" Breast Cancer

The CCHS Fast Pitch Softball Team will play Bishop Brossart in a triple header on Thursday, April 24 to help "STRIKE OUT" breast cancer.  Donations will wbe accepted at the game for the St. Elizabeth Breast Cancer Foundation.  The games begin at 4:45 with the freshman game, followed by the JV game.  The varsity game will be played following the JV game.  Thank you for supporting this great cause!  

Tickets On Sale for Beauty and the Beast
CCHS Drama presents Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
April 25-27th
Tickets available online, in the school media center, and at the door.
Vote For SBDM Parent Members

PLEASE VOTE ON FRIDAY, MAY 2nd

ELECTION FOR THE FINAL PARENT-MEMBER OF THE CCHS/SBDM COUNCIL FOR 2014-15.  FROM 9AM - 12:30PM AT THE MEDIA CENTER/LIBRARY.

Please see PTSA page for bios and other information.

 

Senior Awards Night

Senior Awards Night will be held Thursday, May 22nd at 7:00PM in the Auditorium.  If students would like to share their accomplishments during the program, complete the Senior Awards Night Participation Form and return to the Guidance Department by Monday, May 12thForms are also in the Guidance Department.

CCS Honors Greg Rose

On August 29th at 7:00 p.m. the Campbell County Camels will take on the Highlands Bluebirds at the Campbell County High School Athletic Complex.  We invite you to join us in honoring the former “Voice of the Camels”, Mr. Greg Rose, with pre-game activities and a special half-time presentation.  Prior to kick off, you can help us honor Greg by donating to the Greg Rose Memorial Scholarship Fund.  The first 500 donors will receive a commemorative “Rose” pin.  Please come out and support the Camels and help us honor Greg Rose who will forever be remembered for  his commitment to Campbell County Schools.

Freshman Orientation

Incoming Freshman Orientation will take place on Thursday, August 7th from 8:00 am - 11:00 am. Incoming Camels are encouraged to attend to meet their teachers, learn about the Freshman Academy and get information that is vital to having a successful year. Parents please drop your students off at the Gymnasium Entrance located at the back of school in the Student Parking Lot.

Homecoming Week at CCHS

Select "read more" to learn about our Homecoming week activities!

Close the Deal

September 25th “Close the Deal” for all seniors (during school hours).

SBDM Special Election

DON'T FORGET:  Special Election

Friday, 10/03/14

10:30am-12:30pm (CCHS Concession Area)

5:00pm-6:00pm (Main Lobby of CCHS, right outside the Media Center)

 

Due to the unexpected vacancy of a Parent Representative’s position on the 2014-15 CCHS/SBDM Council, we must hold a Special Election to fill the position.

SBDM Nominee Bio #1

SBDM Nominee Bio #2

CCS Ski Club

Feeling a chill in the air? It’s almost ski season! All students and their families can take advantage of 30% discounted prices from Perfect North Slopes by joining the Campbell County Ski Club.  

Stop in the media center for information or click here.

Online deadline to register with Perfect North Slopes is November 12th.

Snowball Dance
The Snowball Dance will be Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Northern Kentucky University’s Student Union Ballroom from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.  Student and guest permission slips are available in the Attendance Office and the Main Office or click here for Student or Guest slip.  Permission slips must be turned in when purchasing a ticket.  Tickets will be on sale in the concession area during lunch on December 4 and 5 and the week of December 8.  They will also be on sale before and after school on December 8 and 10. Tickets are $25.
RESCHEDULED: NKU School-Based Scholars Program (Dual Credit)

Due to the snow day canellations, we have re-scheduled our infomation night with NKU's James Catchen.

On March 5, 2015 at 6:30 we will be hosting an informaiton session in the high school media center. You will hear in greater detail what this program has to offer your student and the courses we will be offering next year.

Clos and Jolly selected for Girls' Basketball All Region Team

Congratulations to Taylor Clos and Taylor Jolly for being selected to the 10th Region Girls’ Basketball Coaches Association All Region Team.  Taylor Clos was selected 3rd Team All – Region and Taylor Jolly was voted Honorable Mention All-Region. Congratulations girls!

Yearbooks!!

The 2014 yearbooks will be here next week.  Underclass yearbooks with names on the cover will be passed out before school and during lunch in the concession area on Monday and Tuesday.  All other yearbooks will be available Wednesday and Thursday. 2014 seniors can pick theirs up from Sally in the main office.

You can now order the 2015 yearbook.  Please go to www.jostensyearbooks.com or use this order form.

Please Support your CCHS Academic Team!


 

CCHS SBDM Meeting Change Notice

The Campbell County High School School-based Decision Making Council meeting for November has been moved to Tuesday, November 18th at 4:30 p.m. in the media center.

NKy Regional College Fair

On Tuesday September 23, 2014 from 6:00pm-8:00pm Northern Kentucky University will be hosting the NKY Regional College Fair at the Bank of Kentucky Center(In collaboration with Thomas More College). There will be over 100 colleges and universities in attendance for you and your families to meet.

PSAT -- October 15

Students may sign up for the October 15th PSAT in the Guidance Office.  This test will be given at CCHS, and the cost is  $16.00 .  Any freshman, sophomore or junior may sign up to take the test.  There are only a limited number of tests, so please sign up early.  Students interested in qualifying for the National Merit Scholar program or Kentucky’s Governor’s Scholars Program should consider taking this test.

Please Support "Campbell County After Grad Program"

Mike Castrucci of Alexandria will be having it's 5th Annual Car Show on Sunday, September 14th from 9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. There will be Door prizes, a Live DJ, Food/Drinks, etc. All proceeds will go to the Campbell County After Grad Program. Click here for more details! 

CCHS Homecoming Dance

The Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 8pm to 12:00am at CCHS.  Click here for permission slips. (Guest permission).  These are required to purchase tickets.

Final Transcripts

FINAL TRANSCRIPT requests for CCHS seniors can be sent to patty.buecker@campbell.kyschools.us or the Guidance Department.  There is no charge for final transcripts.

Eat Out to Support the Academic Team

Eat at McDonalds next Thursday night to support your CCHS Academic Team!

There will also be bake sale items!

MULCH SALE TO BE HELD ON APRIL 19TH

Ready to order your spring mulch?  Consider supporting Campbell County Athletics at the annual mulch sale to be held on Saturday, April 19th from 8:00 AM-12:00 PM at Campbell County Middle School.  Click here for more information!

Campbell County Night @ Florence Freedom!!!

Looking for some good old fashioned fun?  Join us for “Campbell County Night” on Tuesday, May 20th when the Florence Freedom take on the Traverse City Beach Bums. Tickets will be on sale at each school site from Monday, May 5th to Friday, May 16th.  Must pay with cash or check.  Click here for full details.

 

Consider planning a family night, activity night, club outing, etc., and help support the students of CCS in the process!

UK College Readiness Workshop

Friday, July 25th at the UK Student Center, FREE Workshop!

City BBQ Fundraiser!

As we head into cooler weather, what better to warm you up than some hot and tasty barbeque?  City BBQ is has GRACIOUSLY agreed to host a fundraiser in support of our FRYSC “Helping Kids Fund” THIS WEEKEND! 25% of sales using the attached coupon on 9/19, 9/20 and 9/21 will go to our fund. 

You can’t imagine the lives this will touch!

Please consider a warm bbq lunch or dinner this weekend

and help support our wonderful students in the process!

You MUST have your coupon present!  Click here for coupon.

2014-2015 Class Schedules

2014-2015 student schedules are now available for viewing through the Infinite Campus Parent Portal.  If you do not have a username/password, please call the main office. 

College Tour Opportunity

Seniors with a 3.0 GPA and an ACT composite score of 20 or higher are invited to tour the University of Cincinnati and Mt. Saint Joe on Thursday, October 16th.  We will depart CCHS at approximately 8:30 a.m.  Our first tour will be UC.  We will eat lunch on the UC Campus so bring extra cash for food.  After lunch we will go to Mt. Saint Joe.  We will depart Mt. Saint Joe at approximately 3:45 so please make transportation arrangements due to being late for busing.

 

Who:  Seniors with 3.0 GPA and an ACT composite of 20 or higher.

What: Campus tours of the University of Cincinnati and Mt. Saint Joe.

When: October 16th.  8:30-4:30

Why: To learn and see two awesome post-secondary institutions!

Cost:  $8:00 plus lunch money

 

Sign up in the guidance office today!

 

 

Campbell County Wrestling Dinner Dance

When: Saturday, November 22 - 7 PM to Midnight

Place: Alexandria Community Center

Dinner catered by Pompilios

Music by Borderline

Admission $25 (Includes dinner, entertainment, and 2 beverages)

For more info contact Krista Yenter at 859-468-3227

Please come and show your support!

Camel Athletic Boosters Winter Fundraiser

The Camel Athletic Boosters have partnered with Smith and Jolly Landscaping for a joyful Winter Fundraiser. Beautiful Fraser Fir Wreaths, Decorated Door Charms, Pine Rope, Poinsettias, and Grave Site Decorations are now available for online purchasing. Smith and Jolly Landscaping will donate10% back to the Camel Athletic Boosters for all items purchased. Your support is greatly appreciated!

 

Please visit http://camelpride.com/boosters/2014/11/17/winter-fundraiser-sales/ to place your order today.

 

For more information please email campbellcountyboosters@gmail.com.

Congratulations NKGBCA Division I Recipients

Congratulations to Taylor Clos for being named to the NKGBCA Division I All Star Team.  Also, MacKenzie Schwarber was awarded the Division I Miss Hustle award from the NKGBCA.

Congratulations CCHS NKBCA Division I Winners

Congratulations to Deondre Jackson and Matt Wilson for being named to the NKBCA Division I All Star Team.  Also, Campbell County Senior Jake Franzen was awarded the Division I Academic Award from the NKBCA which includes a $300 scholarship.

Skyline Chili Fundraiser

The Campbell County High School and Middle School Dance Team will have a Skyline Chili Night Fundraiser on Tuesday, November 18th from 5:00pm -9:00pm at the Alexandria Skyline Chili.  Just mention you are there to support the team and they will receive a portion of the proceeds. Please come and show your support.

Students selected for KMEA All State-Choir

The following students have been selected for KMEA All-State Choir. Over 2,000 students auditioned for the groups, and approximately 300 students were selected. These students will perform with the top singers in the state at the Kentucky Center for the Arts on Feb. 5, 2015.  

Campbell Ridge-Morgan Knight

CCHS-Courtney Blythe, Alyssa Neeriemer, Joseph Robinson

CCMS- Christa Justus, Austin Orme, Rhianna McCormick, Nicholas Yungbluth 

CCHS Seniors excel on PSAT

Congratulations to seniors Drake Boling, Kyle Bezold and Joshua Carroll who have earned letters of commendation on their performance on the PSAT and for “exceptional academic promise.” We are proud of you!

SUMMER READING ASSIGNMENTS

ALL CCHS students have summer reading assignments.  English required reading and assignments, along with foreign language summer coursework, APUSH, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, and AP Studio Art are linked here

Readi-Fest 2014

It will be back to school before you know it! You can prepare your child for the next school year by attending Readi-Fest on July 31st. Click here for more details. To register your child to attend, click here.

Boys Basketball Camp

Parents may still sign up for Boys Basketball Camp until Monday,

June 16th.  Contact information is listed below:

 

Boys Basketball

Dates:     June 16th – 19th

Cost:       $60.00 ($65.00 Day of Camp)

Time:      9:00am – Noon 

                Supervised Shooting 8:30am – 9:00am

Location:  CCHS Gym   (Grades 1st – 4th

  CCMS Gym   (Grades 5th – 9th)

Camp Director: Aric Russell

Aric.Russell@campbell.kyschools.us

 

Sports Physicals

CCHS SPORTS  PHYSICALS

THURSDAY, May 22

Click here for the flyer.

CCHS Greenhouse is Open for Business

The Campbell County High School FFA greenhouse is open for business beginning April 28th and continuing through May 30th.  Plants can be purchased Monday through Friday from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The greenhouse will be closed on Sundays and for rain.  Please purchase your spring plants and help support CCHS FFA!

 

CCMS Academic Team Summer Camp

Want to have some fun and meet some new friends? Keep your brain active with some fun activities? Then check out the CCMS Academic Team Summer Camp Sessions. Click here for more information.

Parking Passes for 2014-2015 School Year

Junior and Senior students interested in purchasing a parking tag for the 2014-2015 school year need to contact the office and sign up for a spot.  They may call during the week of July 21 to 25, 635-4161, ext. 232, and leave their name and grade OR they may email Mr. Franzen at dan.franzen@campbell.kyschools.us .  Students must be a junior or senior and have their intermediate license.  Students must have good attendance in order to be eligible to receive a parking spot.  Attendance records will be checked before a tag is issued.  Parking will be assigned randomly and tags will be available the week of Aug. 4th – 8th.

Campbell County Youth Wrestling Golf Outing

The Campbell County Youth Wrestling team will be hosting their first annual golf outing September 6th at A.J. Jolly Golf Course. Please come and support Campbell County Wrestling. Click here for for more details.

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month

Thursday, October 16th at the Cold Spring Library, the Decoding Dyslexia KY group is holding a free information meeting for all parents, teachers, and grandparents at 6:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. "Embracing Dyslexia" movie will start at 7:00 p.m.

On Thursday, October 23rd at the Ft. Thomas Carrico Library, there will be free meeting, open to the public! Movie starts at 7:00 p.m.

In Honor of Veteran's Day

Thank you to all of those Camels who have served, continue to serve or plan to serve in the future.  Shown here are recent Campbell County High School graduates Austin Baker, Aaron Becker, Kenton Sharp and Devon Strange.  All are currently stationed at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO.

 

1st Annual CCMS & CCHS Boys Basketball Toy Drive

Please help support the CCMS & CCHS Boys Basketball Toy drive this holiday season. All proceeds will benefit the Brighton Center. Click here for more information.

CCHS 9th Region Governor's Cup Championship Winners

The Campbell County High School Academic Team followed up their winning District effort by winning the 9th Region Governor’s Cup Championship held at Highlands on Feb. 14. In winning the overall title for the 4th consecutive year, they posted the 4th highest team total in the state. In the Quick Recall competition, the team of captain Drake Boling, lead scorer Colton Graham and starters Sean Field, Hayden Hiller and Carly Taylor won all four matches, including a dramatic win over favored Dixie, coming from 11 points down to eke out a final question victory. In written assessments, Drake Boling and Carly Taylor tied for 1st place in Language Arts with the 2nd highest score in the state. Hayden Hiller won the Arts & Humanities championship, also ranking 2nd in the state. In science, Mitchell Turner won 1st place, ranking in the top 5 statewide. The team now moves on to the state Governor’s Cup Tournament March 14-16 in Louisville. Click here to view the results in written assessments.

Camel college signings

  

Jennah Flairty (pictured left) signed her letter of intent to run cross country at Northern Kentucky University.  Bryanna Schroers (pictured right) signed her letter of intent to play soccer at the University of Pikeville.

 

Congratulations girls!

FFA Students attend National FFA Convention

The National FFA Convention held in Louisville, KY welcomed 64,000 students, advisors and guests on October 29th - November 1st. 10 officers representing our Campbell County chapter attended the week long educational event. Students enjoyed keynote speaker Nick Vujicic and his story of overcoming his battle of being born with no arms and no legs; all the while developing organizations to feed the hungry. Students were challenged to “Go All Out” to change the world around them. While there, students participated in leadership workshops where they learned how to accept others inside and outside of the blue corduroy jackets of the FFA, become more involved in their chapter, and gained new ideas on how to serve their community. They also took part in a large college and career fair which showed them the opportunities agriculture could give them in their future as well as introduce them to colleges around the nation that would love to have them continue their education with them.

State Wrestling Championships postponed

In the interest of the safety and welfare of our competitors, coaches, workers and officials, and to ensure that participation experience for the student-athletes is optimal; the KHSAA has postponed the State Wrestling Championships, originally scheduled for February 19-21, until March 9th-11th.

Attention All Students: Leadership Opportunity!

The Bowles Center for Diversity Outreach, Inc. will host The Annual Regional High School Student Education, Leadership Diversity Conference on Friday, October 17, 2014.  Students can sign up in the Guidance Office. It is $35 to attend.  The deadline to sign up is October 1st.

CCHS Academic Team Among Top in Nation

On May 31, the Campbell County High School Academic Team competed in the NAQT High School National Championship Tournament in Chicago. The top 272 teams from all over the US participated, having earned the right by winning qualifying tournaments. The team was captained by senior Clayton Truman, with starters Trevor Holzschuh, senior, junior Drake Boling and freshman Colton Graham, with  Hayden Hiller, Kyle Houston and Kevin Korth reserves. The team finished with a record of 5 wins and 5 losses, to rank in the top 150 teams represented. CCHS was one of five Kentucky high schools who qualified. Congratulations, Camels!

Ackerson Takes 1st in Bull Riding Competition

Chase Ackerson won 1st place in the state for Bull Riding.  The competition was sponsored by the National High School Rodeo Association.  He is a 2014 graduate of CCHS. Chase will be competing in the National competition on July 12th.

"Let Us Never Forget" Scholarship Awarded

Senior Master Sergeant Jeremy K. Nelson was a 1995 graduate of Campbell County High School. In 1996, he enlisted in the United States Air Force. SMSgt. Nelson served in various bases in the United States and he also did tours in both Afghanistan and Iraq where he amassed over fourteen awards, decorations and achievements.  To continue Jeremy’s legacy the “Let Us Never Forget” Scholarship is funded by the “Yellow Ribbon Support Foundation". Pictured is Asst. Principal Adam Ritter, Jeremy’s CCHS classmate, presenting the $1,000 scholarship to Nicole Roberston. Congratulations Nicole!

Planning for College?

On October 2nd, 6:30 p.m. at CCHS Audutorium - College Affordability: 10 Keys to picking the right college! Parents are encouraged to bring their child to this important college workshop. For more information contact Tracy Florimonte at CCHS (859) 635-4161.

CCHS Golf Outing

Please support the CCHS Boys' Basketball Program by attending the CCHS Golf Outing at Flagg Springs Golf Course on Saturday, August 16th. Click here for more details and registration information.

Calculator Requirements for Math Classes

All students at Campbell County High School need a graphing calculator to use in their math class with the exception of Geometry students. The math department recommends purchasing a TI-84 +. If you are unable to purchase one at this time, you may rent one for the year for a fee of $30. Ask the math teacher for a contract and form.

CCS performs with the Northern Kentucky Honor Choir

On Friday, November 14th, students from Grant's Lick, Reiley, Campbell Ridge, and Cline performed with the Northern Kentucky Honor Choir. They performed with students from 32 other elementary schools! It was a wonderful performance by incredibly talented students!

Wrestlers qualify for State Wrestling Tournament

The Camels won the regional title for the fourth year in a row. Ten Wrestlers qualified for the State Wrestling Tournament. Click here to view the qualifiers. Congratulations!

Congratulations to the CCHS Swimming Team

Congratulations to the following athletes who qualified for the State Swim Meet:

 

Marian Teimeier - Diving
Adam Leopold  -  Diving
Abbie Loesch -  500 Free
Boys 400 Free Relay  - 2nd Alternate (John Leopold, Brandon Cartwright, Caleb Nerenberg, Logan Steele)

Young Women LEAD Conference

 

27 Senior Camels attended the 2014 Cincinnati Young Women LEAD Conference is presented by Toyota through their partnership with SOAR on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. The conference brought together young women from the Northern Kentucky, Greater Cincinnati and Indiana areas to promote leadership, academic and personal success. Three-time Olympian Emily Cook shared her inspirational story as the keynote speaker and young ladies who attended chose breakout sessions that appealed to their interests.

Cross Country

On Thursday, October 23rd at the Northern Kentucky Athletic Conference Cross Country Championship, Jennah Flairty bolted from the line and never looked back. She secured the first place position and crossed the line as the 2014 Conference Champion 23 seconds ahead of the nearest competition. This is the first time CCHS has had a female conference champion in over 13 years! Congrats Jennah!

NaviGo Scholars Program
Jordan Boschert is a sophmore at CCHS and loves sports, building things, and helping others. His well-rounded talent was what lead the leaders at Duke Energy to choose Jordan as one of their 2014 NaviGo scholars. Jordan says former NFL star Herschel Walker is his bigggest influence because he started with nothing, but with self-determination, became one of the best running backs in NFL history.
Jordan hopes his own self-determination will lead him into a career of either civil engineering or teaching. We can't wait to see what you accomplish, Jordan!
Math Placement Test

A math placement test for incoming freshmen from parochial schools will be given on Monday, August 4th, at 9:00 am, in the media center. This test is for those incoming freshmen from parochial schools who had Algebra I in the 8th grade and hope to be awarded high school credit for the class. It will be used to determine the best math placement for each student.

One to One Training

Do you want to change a child's life and make a meaningful contribution to our school?

 

Become a volunteer Reading Coach!

 

One to One: Practicing Reading with Students invites Campbell County parents, grandparents, caregivers and community volunteers to play an integral role in helping struggling young readers with the support they need to be successful in reading.

 

Click here for additional information or click here to register.

 

CCHS Technology Student Association Brings Home 8 STATE Awards

Congratulations to the CCHS Engineering Technology Students and Technology Student Association (TSA) who competed in state competition in Louisville last week.  The students brought home 8 STATE awards including two first place, three second place, two third places and one fourth place. Read on for individual winners.  Congratulations on a job well done!

Town Hall Meeting Set for April 17th

A town hall meeting to discuss a regional approach to the NKY Heroin Issue is scheduled for Thursday, April 17th, at the CCHS Auditorium from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by Campbell County Drug Free Alliance, NKY Heroin Impact Response, NKY PAR, Transitions,Inc., NorthKey Community Care, Campbell County Schools Community Education, and Campbell County Schools FRYSC.

For more information, contact Kerry Hill, Assistant Superintendent at 635-2173.  Please consider joining us for this important event!  Click here for flyer.

MOS Certifications

Congratulations to those CCHS students who received their Microsoft Office Certification. We are very proud of you!

Click here to view the list.

Golf Tryouts

Golf tryouts will be held at 1:00pm on July 21st and 22nd at AJ Jolly Golf Course.

CCHS Alumni Cheer

CCHS will be hosting a Cheer Alumni game at Homecoming on Friday, September 19th at 7:00 p.m. Please click here for more details.

Fall Decoration Fundaiser

Please support the CCHS National Spanish Honor Society with their "Fall Decoration" fundraiser.  All proceeds will go to the National Spanish Honor Society State Convention Travel Costs.  Click here for details.

Thank You

A special thank you to Mike Castrucci for their donation to Project Graduation of $2,443.00. We appreciate your support!

CCHS Girls' Soccer Win Regional Championship

Congratulations to the CCHS Girls' Varsity Soccer team who defeated Bishop Brossart for the third time this year to capture the regional title.  

The girls' soccer team will play Monday, 10/27 at 7:00 p.m. versus West Jessamine.  The game will be played at West Jessamine Middle School located at
1400 Wilmore Rd
Nicholasville, KY 40356

 Tickets are $10 and no passes are accepted.  

CCHS Student named Concertmaster of the Tristate Honors Orchestra

9th grader Sidney Reagor has been named as the Concertmaster (principal first violin) of the Tristate Honors Orchestra, hosted by Northern Kentucky University! Ms. Reagor was selected by audition for this honor, and designates her as the area's top young violinist! Sidney is currently enrolled in the NKU music preparatory program, and is a member of the CCHS Symphonic Band. We are extremely proud of Sidney's hard work and dedication to her art form, and are excited that she will representing Campbell County Schools at this event! Come and hear her in concert on Saturday, February 21st at 4:00 pm in the NKU fine arts center. Congratulations Sidney!

Field Named National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Congratulations to CCHS senior Sean Field on being named a  National Merit Scholarship Finalist.  In the fall we learned that Sean was one of 16000 semi-finalists nationwide.  About 90% of those go on to finalist status, per NMSC information.  The next step will be about 8000 of those finalists being chosen for Merit Scholarship award.  However, with that aside, many prestigious institutions offer full scholarships to students who qualify as National Merit Scholars.  Being selected into this group means great opportunities for Sean are ahead.  We can’t wait to see where this distinction takes him!

 

KY Governor's Scholar Program

 

The Governor’s Scholars Program is a five-week summer residential program for outstanding high school students in Kentucky.  Applications may be downloaded from our website, http://gsp.ky.gov.

Click on Read More to see the dates for after school help sessions offered by CCHS Counseling Office.

ALL APPLICATIONS ARE DUE FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5TH BEFORE 2:30. 

 

Band of Pride Continues to Shine

The Campbell County Band of Pride took the first runner-up Grand Champion trophy at the Tri-State Marching Band Festival held at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia.

Campbell County placed second in Class AAA and second overall out of 34 bands from Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia.

The Band of Pride took best overall awards in Visual Performance and Music.

In addition, Campbell County won Class AAA first-place honors for Percussion and Color Guard.  Congratulations to all involved!

Heathcare Explorer Program

Know a high school student interested in healthcare?

Explorer program starting soon

If you know a budding nurse, physician or therapist in the last three years of high school, let them know about the Healthcare Explorer program at St. Elizabeth. Applications for the October through March program at St. Elizabeth Edgewood are due by Friday, Sept. 26.

SUMMER FOOD PROGRAM ANNOUNCED

The Campbell County School Nutrition Department is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children 18 and under without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. There will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.  Meals will be provided at the following sites:

                            Campbell County Middle School        

Monday through Friday, June 9 - June 20 and July 7 – August 1, 2014

 

Crossroads Elementary School and Campbell Ridge Elementary School

Monday through Friday, July 7 – August 1, 2014

Breakfast 8:45 am – 9:30 am /Lunch 11:31 am – 12:15 pm at all sites

Camel Tennis Duo is Headed to State!

Congratulations to CCHS students Mason Geiman and Jake Walters who will be participating in the KHSAA State Tennis Tournament on May 15th and 16th.  We wish you the best of luck!  CAMEL PRIDE!

Teen Drivers

If you turn 16 this summer and want to get your temps, you need a Driver’s School Compliance Verification form. The school will be open this summer except from June 20- July 7.  Please call ahead so we can get it ready for you.  The number is (859) 635-4161.

CCHS Students Rank in Top 10 on Spanish Exam

Many of our language students participate in the National Spanish Exam every year with these students having the opportunity to place within the state on their abilities with the Spanish language. This year, three of our students received a top ten state ranking. Congratulations to Brooklee Boots for placing  3rd in the state in Level 5, Michael Dumaine placing  6th in the state in Level 3, and Luis Riera for placing  2nd in the state for Level 3 as a Bilingual Speaker. This is a huge honor and we are very proud of our camellos!

CCHS Arts Students Excel in All-State Awards

Congratulations to Kristin Pangburn, Jessica Ritzmann and Maddie Fischer on their recent All-State Art Awards.  Kristin placed 1st in the state in graphic design with Maddie placing 2nd in printmaking and Jessica placing 2nd in jewelry art.  We are extremely proud of each of you!

Camel Select Tryouts for Boys Basketball

There will be upcoming tryouts for Camel Select Boys Basketball for grades 3-5. Please click here for more details.   

Mentors Needed for Operation Preparation

We are in need of community members to mentor our students on March 18th at our Operation Preparation event. Operation Preparation is a community-based one-on-one college/career readiness advising program that targets every 10th grader in the state of KY. The mentors will meet with the students and discuss the students' career goals, required education and training, and whether the students are on track to meet their goals. If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Andrea Gontkovsky at (859) 635-4161 x.1142 or andrea.gontkovsky@campbell.kyschools.us.

Campbell County High School Golf Outing

A golf outing sponsored by the CCHS Girls Basketball Program will be held on Saturday, September 13th at A.J. Jolly Golf Course. Please click here for more information.

Welcome Coach Menefee

Congratulations to Beau Menefee for being named the new girls' varisty basketball coach for Campbell County High School.  Coach Menefee was head boys' basketball coach at Bellevue from 2009-11 and compiled a 16-35 record in his two seasons there.  Menefee has served as  an assistant boys' coach at Highlands the last couple of seasons, first as freshman coach, then as junior varsity coach.  We wish you the best of luck, Coach Menefee.  Welcome to Campbell County!

4-H Summer Funshops & Day Camps

The Campbell County Cooperative Extension Service is offering many 4-H opportunities this summer. Register early while space is available! Click here for registration.

Middle School Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to CCMS teacher, Faye Smith, who was named the Kentucky Middle SchoolTeacher of the Year. We are proud of you! 

 

2015-2016 Scheduling

Click here to view current course catalog and student selection sheets.

Course selection sheets must be turned in at Parent Night (February 11 or 12) OR to English teachers by February 13.  PARENTS: Please check your student’s choices carefully. Schedule changes are rarely possible once the scheduling process has been completed. Contact a counselor at 635-4161, ext. 2138 if you have questions. 

Camels win 36th District Governor's Cup Championship

The Campbell County Academic Team swamped all opposition at the District Governor’s Cup at Brossart on Saturday, January 24th.

The team won 1st Place in Quick Recall, Future Problem Solving and every single competitor in written assessments or composition placed in the top 5 to qualify for the Regional. Sean Field took 1st Place in Math, Mitchell Turner placed 1st in Science, and Carly Taylor won 1st in both Language Arts and Arts & Humanities. Their scores all ranked at or near the top ten scores in the state. Colton Graham won 1st Place in Social Studies, ranking in the top 20 statewide. In Quick Recall, captain Drake Boling’s varsity team won all three matches, besting Calvary Christian 36-18, and beating Highlands by scores of 50-7 and 51-11. This was the 17th consecutive year that Campbell County won the 36th District championship.

Click here to view the qualifiers for the Region.

Girls' Soccer Team wins District Championship

Congratulations to the CCHS Lady Camels who beat Brossart to win their first district title. Holly Schwarber was named MVP and Alyson Kuper, Carolyn Bertsch and Bryanna Schroers were named to the all tournament team. The Lady Camels will play in the 10th Region Semi-Final match on Wednesday at 7:45 p.m. at George Rogers Clark High School. This is the first district championship for the girls' soccer team.

CCS Awarded 2nd National Ranking

Campbell County High School has received a second National Ranking  with being named "One of America's Most Challenging High Schools by the Washington Post.  This recognition is based on strong Advanced Placement programs.

High schools can achieve national rankings from approximately 3 sources:

  1. Newsweek
  2. Washington Post
  3. U.S. News and World Report

As of today, CCS has achieved national rankings in 2 of the 3 areas. Keep up the great work as we pursue 3 out of 3!

FCCLA Shines at State Meeting

Congratulations to the CCHS FCCLA members who attended the  FCCLA State Meeting in Louisville on March 19th - 21st.    The CCHS students competed in STAR Events (Students Taking Action with Recognition) and placed very well. 

A special thank you goes to Brooklee Boots who put in many hours of hard work this year serving as the FCCLA VP of Membership for the entire state of Kentucky. Great job and congratulations to all!

Read on for individual awards.

CCS Music Educators Honored

CCS has two music educators who received the prestigious honor of being named "Teacher of the Year" for District 6. New addition to our faculty, Joshua Huff, was named as the High School recipient for his outstanding work in Choir while at Dixie Heights H.S. and in Northern Kentucky select ensembles. Melissa Little was named as the Elementary recipient for her innovative lesson designs, leading copious amounts of professional development for her peers, and completing the highest level of Orff Certification for music education.
 

It is a special accomplishment for our schools to have multiple recipients of this award! In addition, this means CCS has been selected for 5 of the 9 awards in the past three years, including a recipient at all three levels: Elementary, Middle, and High!
 

Special things are happening in music education in Campbell County Schools! Congratulations Josh and Melissa!

Fall Festival

Don't miss the annual Fall Festival at Reiley Elementary on September 20th from 10:30 a.m  - 3:30 p.m! There will be hayrides, games, petting zoo, food, and many local crafters. Come dunk the principal, enjoy the inside inflatable, and visit the sweet shop. We will have silent auctions, raffles, music, and Kona Ice...need we say more??

CCMS STLP State Winners

Congratulations to the CCMS STLP students for another successful year at state competition!! 

  • Ryan Bezold and JT Reagor received 1st place in UK Computer Programming.
  • Alex Schuchter received 1st place in Business Model Presentation.
  • Landen Davis and Casey Kyle received 2nd place in Creating Mobile Apps.
  • Camryn Mergenthal state finalist for Digital Photography.
  • Alex Schuchter state finalist for Graphic Design.
  • JT Reagor state finalist for Multimedia Game Programming.

Our STLP also received a GOLD chapter award for meeting all 6 STLP goals.

Congratulations for the exceptional effort given by our CCMS technology leaders of tomorrow!

 

CCHS Student wins B.A.S.S. Tournament

CCHS student Devon Poe, won the Kentucky state B.A.S.S. Nation Tournament over the weekend. He won a $400 college scholarship and is now qualified to go to Nationals. He is now rated the best in all of Kentucky. This is quite an accomplishment at his age. Congratulations Devon!

ATTENTION SENIORS AND PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF SENIORS

Please take time to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) as soon as possible.  The office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school.  Click on https://fafsa.ed.gov/  to be directed to the website.  It is imperative to complete the FAFSA sooner rather than later as Federal Funds are dispersed rather quickly. 

Torch Prep Camp for ACT

Boot Camp or Weekend Warrior sessions are fast and powerful ways to dramatically increase ACT test scores. 

5-Week Boot Camp Early Registration Deadline: 10/27/2014

Weekend Warrior Early Registration Deadline:  11/17/2014

Mills Is Published in Music Trade Magazine

Mikey Mills,  a junior at Campbell County High School, recently had a nine page article published in  the Automatic Musical Instrument Collectors' Association Bulletin. Mikey is also a musical arranger and has recently had music rolls cut to play on band organs and player pianos.  He is currently enrolled in Mr. Little's AP Music Theory, and  is actively involved in CCHS Drama Club.  Congratulations on a job well done, Mikey.  Your future is bright!

Governor's Scholars Announced

Every student from Campbell County High School who submitted a Governor's Scholar application at the state level was either accepted or was named an alternate for the program.  10 students earned the right to participate in the program this summer with 2 students being named as alternates.  This is an exceptionally large number of students to be honored from one school and we are very proud of them.  Read on for the list of honorees!

Kindergarten Registration Is Set

Kindergarten Registration will be held at all elementary schools on the following dates:

March 16th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and March 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Crossroads Elementary and Campbell Ridge Elementary will also host an additional registration date at their schools on March 18th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

We can't wait to meet our newest CAMELS!

Mentors Needed for Operation Preparation

CCMS is in need of community members to mentor our students on March 13th and March 20th at our Operation Preparation event. Operation Preparation is a community-based one-on-one college/career readiness advising program that targets every 8th grader in the state of Kentucky. Please click here for additional information regarding the two programs and opportunities to volunteer on the dates above.  If you are interested or would like more information please contact Staci Kolkmeier at (859) 635-6077 ext. 154 or staci.kolkmeier@campbell.kyschools.us.

 

CCHS DRAMA PRESENTS:

CCHS Drama announces its 2014-2015 Season:

 

 

Season Tickets are available now! Visit www.cchsdrama.org for more info.  Click here for a printable season ticket brochure.

 

Campbell County Receives 3rd National Ranking

In 2013, Newsweek Magazine listed Campbell County High School as one of the best public high schools in the nation based on strong academic and advanced placement programs. In the Spring of 2014, CCS received a second national ranking. The Washington Post ranked Campbell County High School as one of the most challenging high schools in the nation.  This week, Campbell County High School received a 3rd National Ranking.  The Daily Beast ranked CCHS 531 in the nation in its 2014 Top High Schools Report.  In addition to these national rankings, Campbell County Schools is also a "Distinguished” district on the Kentucky State Assessments.  Congratulations students and staff!