Feb 29 – Mar 5

 Congratulations to our February Students of the Month!

Senior-Madyson Istre   Junior-Rebecca Hutchison    Sophomore-Alex O’Neal   Freshman-Sarah Salvatore


The Robotics Team 1 placed 2nd in the 2015-16 Regional Autonomous Robotics (RARC) Competition 2 held at the Bossier Civic Center on Saturday, February 20th. The team members are Margaret McNew, Claire Harding, Dakota Simpson, and Sunjay Letchuman.


The Magnet Academic Decathlon team is back! We won the state competition that took place on February 24-25th. Congratulations to Joshua Bae, Ankur Khanna, Antares McCoy-Villaneda, Kashyap Koul, Gil Platt, Jemma Seaton, Brady Loflin, and Taha Hayat. Special congratulations go to high scorer for the competition, Kashyap Koul! At the end of April, the team will attend the national competition in Anchorage, Alaska.


Congratulations to these students for their results on the National German Exam!

German II: Gold Medal: Chris Given             Silver Medal: Deborah Reyes

Proficiency Award: Kane Anderson, Kiara Dorsey, Claire Harding, Thomas Hathaway, Mohammed Ibrahim, Caroline Stevenson, Spencer Thurston, Natalie Walker, Bradley Wren


German III: Silver Medal: Zach O’Rear            Proficiency Award: Hanif Smith


German IV: Proficiency Award: Alex Prymek


Students may register for the 2016 Advanced Placement Exams February 22-March 4, through their AP classes. The fee for each exam is $92. Students who meet eligibility requirements may request a fee reduction. Students, who are first-time AP testers with the recommendation of their teacher, will not pay for one exam. Please contact Mrs. Snyder for more information.


CLEP exams will be administered in late April/May for these courses: English III/IV-H, Algebra II-H, Advanced Math, Pre-calculus, American history, French/German/Spanish, level 3, and Chemistry-H. Students who are registered for dual enrollment courses should not take the CLEP exam for the same courses. Deadline for pre-registration is Friday, March 4. Pick up a pre-registration form from your teacher.


Monday, February 29, 2016:

–PAC Reserved – Drama Dept.                                     Contact: Reeves/Knox

Tuesday, March 1, 2016:

–PAC Reserved – Drama Dept.                                     Contact: Reeves/Knox

–ACT/PLAN/EXPLORE Tests                                    Contact: S. Thomas

Wednesday, March 2, 2016:

–PAC Reserved – Drama Dept.                                     Contact: Reeves/Knox

–Tornado Drill                                                            Contact: Gallant

ACTIVITY PERIOD (1st Wednesday Club Rotation):

–FCA, PAC                                                                         Contact: Flowers

–Student Council, Lecture Hall                                    Contact: C. Anderson/Hunsicker

–Red Cross, Cafeteria                                                            Contact: Culligan

Thursday, March 3, 2016:

–TAP Music Concert, 6:30 p.m., Lecture Hall            Contact: Daye

–PAC Reserved – Drama Dept.                                     Contact: Reeves/Knox

–Fire Drill                                                                         Contact: Gallant

Friday, March 4, 2016:

–PAC Reserved – Drama Dept.                                     Contact: Reeves/Knox

–Asian Studies Celebration, 6 p.m., Lecture Hall             Contact: Wells

–Graduate Sales, Lunchtime only

Saturday, March 5, 2016:

–Placement Testing/Parent Orientation, Cafeteria/PAC



–Thurs., March 3: Choir to Kingston Road Baptist Church, 11:15 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

–Fri., March 4: Choir to Kingston Road Baptist Church, 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

–Sat., March 5: S. Thomas to Natchitoches (District Rally), 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.



–Tues., March 1: Tennis @ Neville, 3 p.m.

–Wed., March 2: Softball @ North Desoto, 5 p.m.

–Thurs., March 3: Tennis v. Byrd (site TBD), 4 p.m.

–Thurs., March 3: Boys Lacrosse v. Airline @ Freedom Fields, 5:30/7:30 p.m.

–Thurs., March 3: Track @ Jerry Burton Stadium, 4 p.m.

–Sat., March 5: Tennis v. West Ouachita, CMHS Tennis Courts, 9 a.m.

–Sat., March 5: Archery to Alexandria (State Tournament)

–Sat./Sun., March 5 – 6: Girls Lacrosse Tournament @ Byrd High School