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  • Joelle Charbonneau Author Visit - 11/15

    On Tuesday, November 15th, author Joelle Charbonneau will be visiting CJHS! In advance of her visit, students will read/listen to a read aloud of her book The Testing and participate in related activities.

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  • Picture Retakes - Friday, 10/21

    Picture retakes will be held on Friday, October 21 beginning at 8:45 am. Students will be called to the cafeteria. In order for a student to be eligible for a retake that day, he or she must return the form at the link above and the unwanted pictures if necessary to Mrs. Goss’ folder in the office by Monday, October 17 - 4pm. We can make no exceptions to this date and time.

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  • Parent/Teacher Conferences

    Parent/Teacher Conferences are on October ​12th and 13th. Please click the link above for additional details

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  • Chiddix Cheer Spooktakular

    It's that time of year again to get all your little ghost and goblins signed up for the Chiddix Cheer Spooktakular. Please use the form at the link above to sign up for the cheer clinic and download the Flyer with payment. We can't wait to see them again this year.

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  • MathCounts

    Attention all mathletes: MathCounts will hold its meetings on Tuesdays from 3:45-4:30. Please contact Mrs. Myers if you have any questions.

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  • CJHS Art Club

    CJHS ART CLUB will meet every Wednesday morning from 7:45-8:40, except when it's a late start day due to PLC meetings or inclement weather. Please use the front doors to enter the building at that time. This club will last for one semester only, to allow other students to have a chance to attend next semester. Thank you! Mrs. Vincent

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  • PTO Volunteer Opportunities

    For current opportunities to volunteer your time or donate needed items please click the link above to check out our Volunteer Page. We are currently looking for Picture Day helpers and donations for the PBIS program.

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  • Substitute Teachers Needed

    Interested in substitute teaching? Click link above.

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  • Chiddix Volunteers - Important Information and Links

    Each year, volunteers must "register" online, even if they volunteered the previous year. Please click the link above for information about the volunteer registration process.

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PTO Update
Meeting Dates for 2016-17

September – 12th at 6pm IMC

November – 7th at 6pm IMC

February – 13th at 6pm IMC

April – 10th at 6pm IMC

Looking for a Few Good Parents
  • The PTO board positions available for this year are Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and Hospitality. Please contact Sharon Miller at if interested.
  • Unit 5 is seeking at-large members to serve on the Citizens Advisory Council. It is the CAC’s mission to represent the Unit 5 community by fostering district-wide dialogue and examining topics of interest. The CAC is composed of parent representatives from each school attendance center, as well as at-large members who reside within the district, but do not have children attending Unit 5 schools during their term.   If you are interested in serving on the Citizens Advisory Council for Chiddix please contact Sharon Miller at
PTO Donations
The PTO would like to thank the generous Chiddix families for their $25 PTO family contributions. If you have not donated and would still like to, please send checks to the office. ALL funds are used to support teachers, school programs, and student needs. Thank you!  
State Farm Volunteer Grants 
State Farm Parents/Guardians: Did you know that volunteering at Chiddix “counts” for the State Farm grant? Please contact us to find out how you can help. 


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