CHS Daily Announcements

Homecoming tickets will be on sale during Lunch/Win times in the cafeteria through Friday, September 22nd  Tickets are $5.00. Guest Passes are available to pick up at the ticket table or in the office. Guest Forms must be turned in by September 22nd. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

The Homecoming Parade will start at 5pm leaving from the CHS parking lot, down Smith Drive to Harrison St. and around the square and back up 6th street.  Come out to cheer on your fellow CHS classmates and EIU participants. 

The Homecoming Assembly will be Friday in Baker Gym starting at 1:30-3:20.

If you had your school picture taken, it is available to view on Gaines photo website (Go to, click on the 3 bars on the upper right hand corner, enter personal keyword (student ID). If you did not get your picture taken or would like to have your picture retaken, Gaines photo will be set up in Baker Gym on Friday, September 29th from 8:30-9:30.

 The Coles County Clash football game is September 29th, 7pm at EIU O’Brien Field.   Tickets are only $5 and are available for purchase in the front office.

 Next Monday and Tuesday, students will need to access the parking lot from Lincoln Ave. 18th street will be under construction during these two days.

 Lake Land College is hosting a Career Day for juniors and seniors! This is an opportunity for you to learn about a variety of careers and how to set yourself on a path to attain those careers. There will also be over 50 different college representatives for you to speak to.  This is a great event, and your attendance is strongly encouraged.  Please check your school email for registration details!  The deadline to register is this Friday, September 22.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Meeker via email.  Career Day is Tuesday, October 3rd! 

All cheerleaders, dancers, and teachers helping and participating in the walk out for the assembly need to meet Friday morning before school starts at 8:15 a.m. outside of baker gym.

Looking to have a future in acting or public speaking? The Speech and Drama team could be the place for you. We will have an informational meeting to explain what the team is all about on Monday September 25th from 5:30-6:15pm in room 219.